East Winds Inn - Gros Islet, St. Lucia
Located on the azure waters of La Brelotte Bay in Gros Islet, the East Winds Inn lets you wonder the natural beauty of St. Lucia, from the exotic St. Lucian bird species to the tropical gardens and golden sand beaches on its shores. The inn also provides you with a wide variety of elegant facilities to suit any taste.
Accommodations at the East Winds Inn
Inside the rooms at East Winds Inn. These photos of East Winds Inn are courtesy of TripAdvisor.
East Winds Inn consists of 30 rooms set amongst the verdant gardens. All are elegant and private, spacious but still romantically cozy. 26 of these rooms are in 13 individual duplex cottages, 3 are ocean view rooms, and one is a suite. Every room is tastefully decorated and has a private and shaded terrace or patio of its own, and features:
- private bathroom with shower
- direct dial telephone
- in-room safe
- multi-speed ceiling fan
- coffee/tea making facilities
- fridge (stocked daily with soft drinks and beers)
Elegantly furnished, all rooms feature Rivolta Carmignani linen. You can choose between a king-sized bed or twin beds. Some of the Deluxe rooms have connecting doors through the patio/terrace. Select rooms feature air-conditioning.
Things to Do at the East Winds Inn
Swimming pool (left) and beach area (right). These photos of East Winds Inn are courtesy of TripAdvisor.
With the brilliant island weather and the easy pace of St. Lucia, an array of activities helps you enjoy your stay at the East Winds Inn. You can choose if you want relaxation or excitement, or a perfect balance of the two. These activities include:
- Afternoon tea poolside in the elegant Jasmine Room
- Guided nature walk around the resort
- Garden tour, showcasing the many indigenous plants, flowers, trees and birds
- Swedish Circuit Training track, a more demanding tour
This facility is right for you if you feel like you need a retreat from the sun. There's an ample selection of games and classes offered by the Inn for you to enjoy. You can stop by for a Yoga class. You can even play table tennis with your friend. Likewise, you can just simply enjoy some exceptional company.
You can also opt in for a more relaxing stay at the East Winds Inn. The esthetician can bring you relaxation and luxury with massages, manicures and pedicures while you enjoy the comfort of your own room or the ambiance of the serene grounds surrounding the veranda.
Water Activities at the East Winds Inn
The fun in Gros Islet, St. Lucia never stops at just land activities. In fact, there's a variety of aquatic escapes offered by the East Winds Inn. From the water surface deep down to the azure waters of the Caribbean, you can venture on exciting water activities at the resort. The beach is a great place for snorkeling and swimming.
This is St. Lucia's premier dive shop, and it is just 200 yards down the shore of the resort. This shop offers some of the finest diving guides and instructors on the island, letting avid adventurers explore a world of treasures in the azure Caribbean waters, including the local reef and the wonders of this thriving marine paradise.
Two exquisite Hobie cats and a selection of kayaks and paddleboats are available for use, if you want to keep your excitement on the water surface. Have a tour on La Brelotte Bay in comfort and style.
The East Winds Experience
Enjoy the authentic Caribbean experience provided by the East Winds Inn with dedication. Foods prepared by the expert Chefs also allow you to savor the unique flavors of the Caribbean. And while you are sipping on your favorite wine on the beach, you can relax to the calming rhythms of calypso minstrels and the hotel's Steinway piano.
Whether you prefer paddling through La Brelotte Bay or strolling through the tropical gardens, at East Winds Inn, you don't just visit the Caribbean, you live it.
Photos below: Beach cottage (left), hotel grounds and garden (middle), and a sailboat (right). These photos of East Winds Inn are courtesy of TripAdvisor.