Boasting what is undoubtedly one of the most spectacular sites in the world, Sugar Beach, a Viceroy Resort (formerly know as Jalousie Plantation, Sugar Beach) is set in the Valley of The Pitons, an area listed by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site, the beauty is unparalleled. The resort is spread over more than 100 acres of lush tropical hillside forest, with exotic flowers and plants attracting an abundance of birdlife.
Sugar Beach, a Viceroy Resort comprises 78 beautiful Luxury Guestrooms, Luxury Villas and Luxury Beachfront Bungalows. Each of the accommodations feature a plunge pool within a private patio area, complimentary internet access, large flat-screen televisions, iPod docks, a romantic four poster bed and iPads connecting guests directly to resort service. The new Luxury Villas blend colonial and contemporary styles, with four-poster beds, custom made white furniture, claw foot bathtub and oversize plunge pools.
All of the rooms and villas at the resort benefit from a personalised butler service. You will be welcomed on arrival and the butler will offer to unpack for you, provide a laundry service, arrange dinner reservations and organise any other special requirements. You will also be provided with a personalised mobile phone to the butler who will be on call throughout your entire stay.
Sugar Beach, a Viceroy Resort is one of the finest on St Lucia and is framed either end by the Pitons creating one of the most dramatic scenes on the island. A range of complimentary water sports are on offer that include windsurfing, kayaking and snorkelling, other sports facilities include a jogging track, tennis (new astroturf/sand courts were put in place in 2012) and beach volleyball. Take to the water with one of the eleven dives offered by Dive Sugar Beach at the PADI Dive Centre in resort. Younger guests (4-12 years old) can enjoy a range of supervised activities at Generation V such as, glass bottom boat excursions and arts and crafts.
A dedicated Beach Concierge service is available at the poolside and beach and serves a full bar service and favourites such as pizza's, burgers and sandwiches. The resort has adopted a Dine Anywhere, Anytime concept where you can choose from dining on the beach, in the gardens, on the sun deck, pier or on your private terrace, and the chef will devise a personalised menu to suit your taste and the location.
Enjoy casual a la carte dining at The Bayside Restaurant steps away from the powder white sand beach. The Bayside Bar offers a range of wood-fired pizzas and casual bar menu along with an extensive cocktail list. The elegant Great Room evokes Old World colonial charm, serving personalised Caribbean influenced tasting menus for dinner. Afternoon tea is served each afternoon at the Palm Terrace Bar, whilst in the evenings head for the chic and funky Cane Bar or chill out on one of the large white day beds at the Late Night Bar. The Late Night Bar now offers a games room with pool tables, an air hockey table, card table with poker chips, backgammon board and board games. Now open from 10am, head to the Late Night Bar when there is ‘liquid sunshine’.
The brand new Rainforest Spa is a unique feature with seven raised treatment cabanas dotted along a rainforest walk with running streams and open decks where you can relax and listen to nature while enjoying one of Sugar Beach's signature treatments.
Please note: A multi-million dollar refashioning programme has come to an end at Sugar Beach with most public areas having now been completed. Non-hotel related building work to the Sugar Beach Residences continues on the far end of the property and is well away from the beach, pool and restaurants.
Availability is extremely limited at Sugar Beach in all room categories until mid April 2013. Luxury Sugar Mill and Superior Luxury Sugar Mill Rooms are fully booked until July with the exception of mid - late April 2013.
Restaurants & Bars
The Great Room - Evoking old world charm, The Great Room serves Caribbean influenced delacacies by candlelight. Personlised tasting menus are also available or choose from the main menu with items such as succulent seared scallops on a puree of Jerusalem artichoke, tender Kobe beef with a rich red wine jus, and perfectly cooked Mahi-Mahi with green fig mash and tropical salsa.
Resort elegant attire required: Dress shirts, dress T-shirts or dress polo shirts, slacks or dress jeans, cocktail dresses or skirts and similar apparel, closed toe shoes or dress sandals. No sneakers or beach flip flops.
Opening hours - Monday-Thursday and Saturday at 6:30pm with last seating at 10:30pm
Bayside Restaurant - Set on the beautiful white Sugar Beach, The Bayside Restaurant offers a la carte dining for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Enjoy breakfast while taking in one of the most spectacular views in the Caribbean of the mighty pitons. Lunch time favourites such as gourmet pizzas baked in the wood-fired oven and grilled catch of the day. Dinner time there is a myriad of menu selections and upbeat live entertainment. A beach BBQ dinner option is available every Friday.
Dress code for Breakfast & Lunch, Casual: T-shirts or polo shirts, shorts or jeans, sundresses or skirts. Bathing suit cover-ups and footwear are required.
Dress code for Dinner, Resort Upscale: Dress T-shirts or polo shirts, dress shorts, slacks or jeans, sundresses or skirts and similar apparel. Bathing suits are not permitted and footwear is required.
Opening hours - Breakfast 7:00am - 10:30am; Lunch 12:30pm - 3:00pm; Dinner 6:30pm - 10:30pm
Dine Anywhere, Anytime - Imagine an intimate dinner in barefoot elegance on a private stretch of Sugar Beach, for a truly memorable experience a romantic Champagne soiree on the pier surrounded by the crystal waters of the Caribbean. The Jalousie Plantation, Sugar Beach encourages guests to look beyond the walls of the formal restaurants and enjoy a unique meal in any of the fabulous locations the resort has to offer, anytime.You choose the time and place, and Jalousie’s chef will devise a personalized menu to suit their occasion, tastes and location. Whether it is a celebration dinner on the Sunset Deck, or a simple meal under the stars on the terrace of your private villa, Jalousie’s culinary team can turn the most challenging request into an opportunity to shine.
Bayside Bar- Enjoy cocktails at this beachside bar as well as tapas-style dishes on a Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday and smoothies are available here daily from 7-10:30am!
Opening hours: 9am-11pm
Cane Bar- Home to a fine selection of rums and light dishes such as sushi and sandwiches. Every Thursday is a Black & White party where guests can enjoy complimentary petit fours, wine, beer and rum punch from 9pm!
Opening hours: 6pm-1am
The Late Night Bar- Relax in this air-conditioned lounge and open-air terrace with cocktails! There is also a games room here open from 10am daily
Opening hours: from 6pm
The Palm Court Lounge- Home to Sugar Beach's daily afternoon tea from 4-6pm, guests can also enjoy drinks here
Opening hours: 3-11pm
Restaurant opening times are to be used as a guide only and can vary throughout the year depending on resort occupancy levels.
All Inclusive plan includes:
- afternoon tea
- non-premium alcoholic drinks by the glass
- mineral water
- basic items in room mini bar and all room service menu’s (US$ 18 tray charge applies per delivery).
- Certain items on the menu may be subject to a supplemental charge (these items will be designated with an asterisk *). All Special Reserve Alcohol and Specialty Brands will be subject to a supplement charge. AI includes bottled mineral water.
Saint Lucia (Hewanorra)
Saint Lucia (Hewanorra), 8 hrs 55 mins
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