Children: Children aged between 8 - 15 years old are welcome year round.
Distance from international airport: 1 hour and 30 minutes by car from Hewanorra International Airport. To get there in style, helicopter transfers are also available between Hewanorra International Airport and George F.L Charles Airport, taking approximately 10 minutes plus a drive of about 15 minutes between the airport and the resort. Helicopter transfers cost around £150 each way - ask our Caribbean specialists for more information.
Location: East Winds is set in La Brelotte Bay on the north west coast of St Lucia.
Wi-Fi: Available throughout the resort and guest rooms
Facilities: East Winds has one restaurant (The Flamboyant Room), three bars including one swim-up pool bar, watersports such as kayaking and Hobie cats for dinghy sailing, an air-conditioned gym, a yoga pavilion with classes, a boutique shop and a walking or jogging track through the resort’s grounds. This is also a range of tours that can be booked with the hotel concierge team allowing guests to explore all of St Lucia’s beauty.
Meal Arrangements: Stays at East Winds are on an all-inclusive basis. The premium all-inclusive package includes breakfast (a la carte and buffet options), lunch (served either in the restaurant or as a beach hamper), afternoon tea and dinner (a four course, a la carte dinner six nights per week and a weekly barbeque once per week). Also included are beverages by the glass including wine, beer, spirits, cocktails and soft drinks. Champagne is also served during bar opening hours, and a fully stocked mini fridge in guest bedrooms includes alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. .
Entertainment: East Winds offers various evening entertainment from local bands to individual performances on the piano. Entertainment varies from summer to winter but, throughout the year, performances can be expected at least four times a week.
Check In/Out: Guests are invited to check in at 3pm (with some flexibility if your room is ready earlier) and check out at 12 noon.
Dress Code: During the evening guests are asked to dress smartly with no shorts or t-shirts. Smart jeans can be worn. This dress code also applies to boys from age 6 and above.
Well Being: Open Air Spa Pavilion is a soothing setting with two private treatment rooms where a range of massages and beauty treatments are on offer. Guests can enjoy four complimentary yoga or pilates classes each week, while the outdoor fitness area and hiking trail offer additional spaces for light exercise.
As a small and boutique resort, East Winds has only 30 rooms, 26 of which are set in semi detached cottages, plus three Ocean View Rooms and one Suite. Each room features a king size bed (twin beds on request at time of booking), air conditioning, a ceiling fan, a fridge stocked with soft drinks and beer, a safe, a private bathroom, coffee and tea making facilities and a terrace.
Superior Cottage: Set in the resort’s gardens and near to the pool, beach and restaurants, these rooms feature a king sized bed (twins on request), a new bathroom with a spacious walk in shower and a terrace overlooking the gardens. These rooms can sleep two adults or two adults and two children under 12 on two rollaway beds.
Deluxe Cottage: These very spacious suites are set in semi detached, gingerbread style cottages in the resort’s gardens. Featuring a king size bed (twins on request), a large bathroom with his and hers sinks, a separate dressing area and a large terrace. These suites can accommodate two adults or two adults and one child under the age of 16 on a rollaway bed.
Oceanfront Room: Following the renovation of a large beach house (once resided in by the Horlicks family for their winter holidays), these spacious rooms offer beautiful sea views from their wooden verandah. Inside, you will find a king sized bed and a bathroom. These rooms can accommodate two adults.
Oceanfront Suite: Set in the refurbished cottage, this ocean view suite offers a bedroom with a king sized bed and a separate living area leading out to a private sundeck with sun loungers and a dining table. The Ocean View Suite accommodates two adults and 1 child.
Two Bedroom Cottages are also available - speak to one of our specialists for more details.