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Ladera Resort

St Lucia

Exclusively for Adults
Good for Couples
Private Pools

  • A luxury, adults only eco lodge resort designed with local and sustainable materials
  • Relax in private villas, each with a private plunge pool
  • Couples will love the award winning restaurant and private wine cellar 
  • Set on the dramatic cliffs near Soufriere, enjoy a rainforest walk or dolphin cruise

The unique Ladera Resort is set on a tropical crest, soaring 1,000 feet above the Caribbean Sea below. This eco lodge, designed and built using local and sustainable materials, offers scenic views of the sparkling waters and the Pitons, and was designed with the environment and conservation in mind.

Ladera was made for romance and honeymoons, with each luxury suite offering a private plunge pool and sophisticated, Caribbean inspired design, complete with open air sitting rooms. Dine at the award winning restaurant, take part in wine tastings, or opt to eat privately in the Wine Cellar. This adults-only property is designed with luxury and indulgence in mind, but if you can tear yourself away from the resort, consider a sunset champagne cruise, a dolphin watching sail, or a rainforest hike, which can all be organised by the hotel.


Bars & Restaurants

Dasheene Restaurant and Bar

Dine in the open air and take in the ocean and mountain views. The restaurant serves the best of traditional St Lucian dishes, including sweet potato and coconut soup, roast conch, and Cajun Creole vegetable bakes. The bar offers live music in the evenings.

Open: 07:00–22:00

Wine Cellar

Special wine cellar tastings can be arranged, with over 2,000 bottles of wine to choose from in this rustic bar.

Beach & Pools

Swimming Pool

The main infinity pool overlooks the stunning Piton Mountains and the sea. All suites also have private plunge pools for a refreshing dip.

Spa & Wellness


The Spa at Ladera offers in room treatments, as well as spa facilities complete with hot tubs and personal rooms. The expert staff use luxury Sothys spa products, and options include massage facials, and beauty treatments. 

Fitness Centre

Keep fit and active at the hotel’s onsite gym, which features state of the art equipment.

Activities & Entertainment

Day Trips

The resort offers complimentary garden tours, allowing visitors to admire the beautiful plants and flowers which call the area home.


The hotel can arrange a variety of sightseeing and cultural tours around the island, including sunset boat trips and dolphin watching tours.

About the location

The welcoming town of Soufriere, nestled along the Western coast of St Lucia, has French origins, which are reflected in its charm and character. Its colonial architecture never fails to impress, while the colourful, bustling seafront are is ideal for people watching. Explore the town’s authentic Creole restaurants, and hop between local bars, sampling the island’s famous rums.

Qualibou volcano, now dormant, provides the sulphur hot springs that are seen in the area, and it creates unbelievable views as it majestically extends out of the sea below. Also make time for the Pitons, two gigantic volcanic spires on either side of the bay, which have been awarded UNESCO World Heritage status. If you prefer to simply relax, head to Anse Chastanet, a sparkling turquoise bay surrounded by dramatic mountains and rainforest.

Transfer time

Ladera Resort is 45 minutes from St Lucia Airport.

Gros Piton Suite with Plunge Pool

Max 2 adults

Gros Piton Suites with Plunge Pool feature an open-air bedroom with queen size bed, en-suite shower, sitting area with magnificent views of the Pitons and Caribbean sea and a non-heated plunge pool. 


Heritage Suite with Pool

Max 4 adults

Heritage Suites with Heated Pool feature an open-air living room with a separate dining area and a heated plunge pool on the ground level, with an open-air master bedroom with king size four-poster bed and en-suite shower on the second level. 


Hilltop Dream Suite with Pool

Max 2 adults

Hilltop Dream Suites with Plunge Pool offer a luxurious accommodation with open-air bedroom with a four-poster king size bed, sitting area and a heated plunge pool with a romantic swing. 


Rainbow Suite with Plunge Pool

Max 2 adults

Rainbow Suites with Plunge Pool are set high up in the rainforest with amazing views of the Pitons and the Caribbean sea. The suites feature a bedroom with queen size bed, ensuite shower, spacious sitting area and a non-heated plunge pool. 


Suite at Paradise Ridge

Max 4 adults

The Suites at Paradise Ridge are constructed from tropical hardwood, Soufriere stone and house cut tiles. All units are decorated with local artwork and feature magnificent views of the Pitons and the Caribbean Sea. The suites feature an open-air bedroom with a four-poster king size bed, spacious bathroom, open sitting area and a swimming pool.


Resort credit

Guests receive $75 resort credit per room per night (maximum of $300 credit per stay) for a minimum stay of 4 nights or more for holidays between 07 July - 23 December 2018.

Please note not all offers are combinable. 

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Honeymoon of My Dreams
Tripadvisor review Sep 12 2019
I honestly thought there was no place on earth that existed like this! It was absolutely unbelievable. My husband and I went for two nights at the end of our honeymoon in St. Lucia. The only thing we...
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Relaxation and Unbelievable Views
Tripadvisor review Sep 09 2019
Ladera was unlike anything we have experiences before. It combined breathtaking views, privacy, and complete relation with friendly service, great dining, and the option for local activities...
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