Gros Islet + The North

Gros Islet + The North Travel Guide

Articles about Gros Islet + The North

By Peter Jon Lindberg
The term paradigm-shifting is seldom used in regard to a Caribbean vacation. But this is St. Lucia, and it is hardly your typical Caribbean vacation spot. That this lush volcanic island has stayed largely below the radar is a minor miracle. Plen...

Hotels in Gros Islet + The North

You might say that this 49-room hacienda, with hilltop views of the Caribbean Sea and neighboring island, Martinique, has two distinct personalities. Thanks to its location on the island’s northern coast, the former 1,500-acre sugar plantation exudes a sense of peace and quiet.

Restaurants in Gros Islet + The North

A poolside restaurant at the Coco Palm hotel in Rodney Bay bears the Creole name of the small sweet banana commonly grown on St. Lucia.

Things to do in Gros Islet + The North

Every Friday evening, the population of Gros Islet village spills onto the streets for a rowdy dance party, complete with jerk chicken and plenty of rum. A similar fête, called the Friday-Night Fish Fry, happens down the coast in Anse La Raye.