The Capella Marigot Bay Resort & Marina Saint Lucia originally opened in 2006 and from the start it has wowed guests with its contemporary atmosphere and green credentials. Nestled in one of the most beautiful bays on the island of St Lucia, it has the location down to a tee. Combine that with world-class service and a long list of modern conveniences and amenities and you have the recipe for one of the best hotels in the Caribbean.
With 124 luxury rooms and suites all part of a truly gorgeous setting and steps away from the marina, you can embrace the nautical setting and watch the small armada of boats and yachts sail in and out of the bay. The Marina Village Shopping Complex plays host to a wide range of shops for you to indulge in a little retail therapy.
Three swimming pools, a number of chic and stylish bars and restaurants and a heavenly spa make this hotel the place to be. Newly reopened after having gone through an extensive range of renovations and improvements, it promises to be better and more luxurious that ever.
The rooms and suites at Capella Marigot Bay Resort & Marina Saint Luciahave been designed and built to a high specification, with a range of quality amenities as standard including luxurious linens and bath products, large bathroom with rainforest-style shower and double vanity units, hardwood flooring, bath robes and slippers, air conditioning and ceiling fans, private patio or balcony overlooking the grounds or the bay, complimentary internet access, flat screen TV and DVD player, tea/coffee making facilities and complimentary stocked minibar. Some rooms have the option of adding a plunge pool for an additional fee per night.
Resort View Room – Offering uninterrupted views out over the tropical gardens of the resort, these spacious rooms are contemporary and stylish, with complimenting colours and native Caribbean design influences and artwork. They sleep up to 2 adults in a king size or double bed (+cot).
Resort View One-Bedroom Suite – With the same glorious garden views as the normal Resort View Room, these suites also feature an open-plan kitchen including premium appliances, a large living area and dining room. They sleep up to 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children in a king size or double bed and a sofa bed (+cot).
Bay View Room – Featuring panoramic views of the elegant yachts and boats arriving and leaving the calm sheltered waters of Marigot Bay. Perfect for watching the world go by, with soothing colours and local design touches. They sleep up to 2 adults in a king size or double bed (+cot).
Bay View One-Bedroom Suite – Benefitting from the same lovely views out over the water as the Bay View Rooms, these suites also have an open-plan kitchen including premium appliances, a large living area and dining room. They sleep up to 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children in a king size or double bed and a sofa bed (+cot).
Penthouse One-Bedroom Suite – Catering to those wanting the very best, these spacious suites are located at the top of the hillside and have stunning views down over the tropical surroundings and the bay below. There are floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors, high beamed ceilings private Jacuzzi and a full kitchen. They sleep up to 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children in a king size four poster bed and a sofa bed (+cot).
Two- and Three-Bedroom Suites – Available on request and have the same communal areas as their respective category One-Bedroom Suites. The two-bedroom suites sleep up to 5 adults or 4 adult and 2 children. The three-bedroom suites sleep up to 7 adults or 6 adults and 2 children in a combination of bed types and sofa beds (+cot).
Dining at Capella Marigot Bay Resort & Marina Saint Lucia is about sampling and revelling in the glorious and exquisite flavours of the island of St Lucia. The emphasis is on quality and locally-sourced ingredients – from prime cuts of meat to freshly-caught seafood. Seasonal menus are created and feature inventive and contemporary twists and flavours, with influences from America and Europe to compliment the traditional St Lucian cuisine. Combine this with attentive service and a number of stunning locations around the resort in which to enjoy your breakfast, lunch and dinner, and you have a world-class dining experience like none other. A number of bars are also on hand to ensure your meals are perfectly accompanied with wines and spirits. Or for a more intimate affair why not indulge in some in-suite dining on your private terrace?
The Grill at 14*61 – Signifying the hotel’s longitude and latitude, this is where local culture and cuisine meet and stunning but simplistic meat and seafood dishes are served. Situated at the highest point on the resort, every dining experience is accompanied by exquisite views. The focal point is the open kitchen where chefs dutifully prepare and cook meals in front of diners. There is also an open-air patio for al-fresco dining as well as a bar/lounge perfect for pre-dinner cocktails. Open daily for breakfast (7:00am – 11:00am) and Dinner (7:00pm – 11:00pm).
Bayside Cafe – With fresh coffee enticing crews off of their yachts in the morning and drawing hotel guests to the water’s edge, the Bayside is a great place to relax and enjoy the casual marina atmosphere throughout the day. Open daily it Transforms from a quiet breakfast haven (7:00am – 12:00pm) to a European style bistro with adjacent shops for lunch (12:00pm – 6:00pm) before the sun sets and a colourful mix of patrons settle in for dinner (76:00pm – 11:00pm) with pub favourites and live music into the night.
The Brut Bar – For those guests who want to make the most of the sunshine and the cooling waters of the pool, you can now enjoy fine wines, beers and inventive cocktails and frozen drinks at the pool bar while sampling some of the delicious snacks at the adjacent brut bar. Offering ceviche, sushi, salads and seafoods as well as burgers and sandwiches, or you can even have an attendant serve you at your lounger. There are even occasional treats as well at a daily sample of freshly split coconut milk at 4pm. The Pool Bar (10:00am – 6:00pm) and Brut Bar (11:00am – 5:00pm) are open daily.
The Rum Cave – With a native stone and wood decor, the Rum Cave has a great atmosphere overlooking the marina with indoor and outdoor seating for sampling their large collection of rums as well as beers, wines, single malt whiskeys, cocktails and cigars. Special tasting and blending sessions are available for anyone wanting to enhance their knowledge and have a bit of fun too. Open daily for lunch (11:00am – 3:00pm) and dinner (6:00pm – 11:00pm) and offering a bar service till 1:00am. There is also a private dining room available for hotel and marina guests.
Things to Do
Capella Marigot Bay Resort & Marina Saint Lucia prides itself on being an exclusive and at times a romantic resort, but with both couples and families in mind. It offers a variety of tours and excursion around the beautiful island of St Lucia as well as limited activities at the resort. These include diving and snorkelling, sailing (charters are available), bird watching, walks and hikes in the rainforest, surfing and kite-surfing, sport fishing, horseback riding, adventure tours and historic excursions. Please note that some of these attract a fee but non-motorised water sports are complimentary.
BEACH – A beach right across the bay
Complimentary scheduled ferry to LaBas Beach, 2 minutes from Capella Marina by ferry, right opposite the resort
The Auriga Spa is offers an extensive range of treatments using all-natural ingredients including facials, aromatherapy and holistic services. A great place to unwind and all of the staff are E’Spa trained, with treatments individually tailored to the individual needs of the client. There are four private treatment, with three offering a private outdoor decking area with showers, all set in the gorgeous surroundings of Marigot Bay.
The Zen Garden is designed around the ancient principles of Feng Shui and divided into sections according reflecting the different paths of life. It makes a quiet and intimate place for meditation.
Although children of all ages are welcome year round, there are unfortunately no dedicated clubs or activities for children. Teenagers are of course able to utilise the complimentary and payable water sports if they adhere to any posted age restrictions and usage policies.
New Complimentary Kids Activity Program – includes snacks and daily activities
- Monday – Creation Day: salt coloring, shak-shak making, picture frame decorating, puppet making, necklace creating
- Tuesday – Water Mele: balloon popping and tossing, lime and spoon, over and under, coconut bowling, fill the bucket, sac racing, and cool off swim with pool games
- Wednesday – Pirates of Marigot Bay: treasure map designing, eye patch and sword making, pirates vs. wenches, chest opening with prizes, and pirate treasure hunt
- Thursday – St. Lucia Day: flag drawing and painting, independence role playing, tie dye t-shirt with flag colors ($10 USD per person), carnival mask making, and Caribbean dance class
- Friday – Capella Stars: talent display, singing, soca dance class, boys’ sports, girls’ glitz and glam, and a Grand Talent Show from 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
- Saturday – Outdoor Blast: picnic by the pool side, storying telling, mixology class, pool games, water polo, swimming races, and lots more
- Sunday – Nature and Marina Day: nature walk, flower and leaf art, shell painting, crab hunting, and Insider View of Marigot Bay
Available: 9 AM – Noon and 2 PM – 5 PM
Dates: 20 December 2015 – 03 January 2016; 13 February – 19 February 2016; 25 March 2016 – 10 April 2016; 30 May 2016 – 03 June 2016; 02 July 2016 – 31 August 2016; 21 October – 31 October 2016 inclusive.
- One four-hour session per family, per week, is offered to all guests with children 12 years of age and under. Please be aware that the four-hour session cannot be split into multiple sessions.
Two Complimentary Family Activities – available complimentary when you book a 1, 2, or 3-bedroom suite
Insiders View of Marigot Bay and Capella Marina: this is the fun way to learn about Marigot Bay and yachting in Saint Lucia from Capella’s Dock Master. Climb aboard a boat and learn basic navigation, how to tie knots, and explore what lives in Marigot Bay waters.
- Tuesdays at 3:00 PM; Duration: 1 ½ hours; Suitable for children 10 years and older
- Marigot Bay Ridge Climb: enjoy this scenic climb up the Marigot Bay Ridge with our resident ranger. Along the way you’ll discover the secrets of the rainforest, while searching for rare tree species, lizards, and some of the unique wildlife.
Thursdays at 11:00 AM; Duration: 2 hours; Suitable for 10 years and older