Availability: Ladera Resort

Room type

Rainbow Suite

Max Occupancy: 2 guests

Heritage Suite

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 2 children)

Superior Room

Max Occupancy: 2 guests

St. Lucia mountain resort with panoramic views

Near Soufrière

South of the old French capital of Soufrière, Ladera Resort is arrayed on a forested mountain ridge 305 meters (1,000 feet) above the Caribbean Sea between the St. Lucia's signature twin Piton spires.

Sun/swim with view

An infinity-edge pool, a sundeck, and an open-front restaurant/lounge all offer panoramic views and shuttles go to the beaches. The Spa at Ladera Resort offers romantic massages in the suites, or a trip to the Sulphur Springs for a Sulphur Mud Wrap.

Open-front rooms

Guestrooms at Ladera Resort, made of polished wood and fieldstone, feature open fronts for unobstructed Pitons-and-sea views. They have private plunge or heated pools, but no air conditioning, TVs, or phones.

Ladera Resort Amenities

General

Ladera Resort offers romantic massage therapy in the open privacy of the suites. Guests can soak in the warm spa baths set in the rainforest or sign up for nail care and beauty treatments in its 4 air-conditioned treatment rooms. The atmosphere at The Spa at Ladera is one in which to de-stress, re-tune, and rejuvenate. Take a trip to the Sulphur Springs - 2 miles (3.25 kilometers) from the resort - for a special Sulphur Mud Wrap. A fully equipped fitness room is available for guests to work out. Wireless Internet access is complimentary in the resort's public areas.

Ground transportation:

Shuttle vans and private cars of varying prices are available. They can be reserved during the process of booking a reservation for this St. Lucia hotel, via this website, and added to the total trip cost.

  • Pool sun loungers
  • Beach towels
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Fitness facilities
  • Spa services on site
  • Outdoor pool
  • Full-service spa
  • Concierge services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Bar/lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Total number of rooms - 37
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Number of floors - 1
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Wedding services
  • Complimentary reception
  • Free self parking
  • Free Wi-Fi
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Internet

Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi

Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Complimentary bottled water
  • Turndown service
  • In-room massage available
  • Shower only
  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Bathrobes
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Individually decorated
  • In-room safe
  • Desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Free Wi-Fi
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Dining

A Manager's Welcome Reception is held weekly.

DASHEENE - Locally acclaimed, 3-level, open-front restaurant offering panoramic view of Piton peaks and the Caribbean Sea 1,000 feet (304.7 meters) below the ridge on which the resort sits. Sunset view and fresh, local cuisine. Open daily for lunch and 6 nights weekly for dinner. (Closed for dinner on Sundays.)

Tcholit Bar - DASHEENE restaurant's bar/lounge. Open mid-morning to late night. Adjacent to clothing boutique.

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Recreation

A 15.25-meter (50-foot) freeform, mosaic-tile pool features an infinity edge offering a panoramic view of Piton peaks and Jalousie Bay 304.75 meter (1,000 feet) below the ridge on which the resort sits. A wood deck furnished with cushioned lounge chairs fronts the pool and provides the same view.

Ladera Resort furnishes complimentary snorkeling gear, beach chairs, and beach towels; complimentary, scheduled shuttle service is provided to Jalousie Bay beach, 4.75 km (3 miles) away, and Anse Chastanet beach, 9.5 km (6 miles) away, for swimming and snorkeling. Independent operators offer scuba diving and other water sports at the beaches.

From either beach, guests can take a water taxi to Anse Mamin, a former plantation adjacent to Anse Chastanet. It features 19.25 km (12 miles) of groomed mountain-biking trails, and separate hiking trails through jungle and among mango, coconut, banana, guava, cocoa, and citrus. Mountain-bike rentals are available.

This resort's trees, shrubs, and flowers are marked by numbers, permitting guests to take self-guided nature tours or to join complimentary guided tours. On request, an outside instructor comes to the resort for yoga and fitness sessions (surcharges).

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near this St. Lucia resort; fees may apply.

  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Aerobics on site
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site
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Spa
  • Facial treatments
  • Number of treatment rooms 4
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Body scrubs
  • Spa tub in spa
  • Massages
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Swedish massage
  • Prenatal massage
  • Outdoor treatment areas
  • Couples treatment rooms
Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Accessible parking
  • Accessible path of travel

Ladera Resort Policies & Fees

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

General

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Minimum guest age is 18

Caters to adults only

No elevators

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Additional Details

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 18 years old and younger are not permitted at this adults-only property.

Awards & Affiliations

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  • Ladera Resort is listed in the 2013 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay and the 2012 Travel + Leisure 500.
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