We love Saint Lucia and we know you will too. Its beauty and lush magnificence will astound you. A perfect Island destination for your perfect day. Check out the photos in our Locations section and see what we mean.
POPULATION – 165,000 at last count.
LOCATION – Our closest neighbor is Martinique, 21 miles from our northern tip and St. Vincent is 26 miles from our Southern tip. Both are visible on clear days. Barbados is located 100 miles to the southwest.
SIZE – The island is 27 miles long and 14 wide, a total of 238 sq. miles.
FLIGHTS – We have two airports here, Hewanorra and George Charles. Hewanorra is the larger International airport and has daily flights from the US and up to 12 flights a week from Europe. George Charles deals mainly with regional traffic and smaller planes linking us with our island neighbours.
DRIVING – We drive on the left hand side of the road. Talk to us if you want to rent a vehicle.
DRIVING LICENSE – Visitors must have a temporary driving permit, obtainable from the Immigration Office at either George Charles or Hewanorra Airports, also available from Gros Islet Police Station. Driving permits are also issued by major car rental firms.
CURRENCY – East Caribbean Dollar (EC$). US$ is also accepted in most shops and restaurants.
CLIMATE – From November to February the day time temperature is approximately 27 C, with a night time temperature of approximately 21 C – 22 C. December and January are the coolest months. From April to October the day time temperature is approximately 23C – 32C. June to August is the hottest period.