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Sugar Beach, A Viceroy Resort, St. Lucia

by Megan DuBois
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Sugar Beach, A Viceroy Resort is located on the beautiful island of St. Lucia, where turquoise waters wash over white sand beaches. The resort has a range of amenities and accommodations, including beachfront bungalows, which make for a romantic getaway. 

What You Need to Know

The Look of Sugar Beach

Each room at Sugar Beach is outfitted with soft fabrics and pops of seafoam green. Additionally, the Beachfront Collection area of the resort is decked out in dark stained woods with an open deck and infinity pool that seamlessly blends into the ocean and surrounding mountains. 

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The Vibe at Sugar Beach

The stunning resort offers serenity, seclusion, and, of course, uber-luxe accommodations and amenities. Its idyllic locale is ideal for travelers who want to relax and take in all of the surrounding natural beauty. Plus, the open-air seating at the restaurants brings island vibes to five-star meals. Meanwhile, the resort staff is incredibly attentive and well-versed in the happenings around the island, should you want to explore on your own — so don't be afraid to ask for recommendations. 

Who Will Love Sugar Beach

Couples traveling together for a special occasion like a honeymoon or anniversary will love the beachfront bungalows and cottages with king-size beds. Families will also enjoy the resort for its array of activities, like snorkeling and catamaran rentals. 

Who Might Not Love Sugar Beach

Budget-conscious travelers may opt for alternate accommodations: Rates here can be pricey, especially in high season (mid-December to mid-April). 

Best Amenity at Sugar Beach

Sugar Beach has been named one of the best diving sites in the world, and the resort’s own professional-grade facility affords guests the chance to get up close with the fascinating sea creatures who call these colorful reefs home. 

Money Matters

What’s Included at Sugar Beach

Your stay includes access to the on-site restaurants and bars, the rainforest spa, the PADI dive facility, water sports equipment, butler service, and complimentary wifi. Guests will also find a plunge pool, private patio, coffee makers, and a minibar in each room. 

Fees and Extra Costs You Should Know About at Sugar Beach

Fees associated with the resort include a guest amenities fee, a 7% VAT, a $6 nightly government levy per adult guest, and a 10% service charge. 

How to Get a Deal at Sugar Beach

The resort offers a handful of deals and promotions, which can be found here.

Getting There

In the Neighborhood of Sugar Beach

Around the resort, guests will find numerous hiking trails and waterfalls. You can take part in the tree-to-bar chocolate experience at Project Chocolat St. Lucia. The resort is somewhat secluded, so you would have to get a taxi to see anything beyond the nearby nature-based activities. 

Nearest Airport to Sugar Beach 

Hewanorra International Airport (UVF) is 22 miles (about 50 minutes). 

Nearest Public Transportation to Sugar Beach

The best way to get around is by taxi, but the roads in St. Lucia are not for the faint of heart. Many roads are narrow, one-way streets with steep inclines and potholes, making it hard to get around and be comfortable at the same time. 

The Bottom Line

Sugar Beach is an idyllic island paradise for families and couples in search of a relaxing oceanfront escape. 

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