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Richmond, Virginia
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13 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2013

My wife and I spent 7 nights here lastr week in a butler suite. Located steps from the water our room was spacious and comfortable. The bed was perfect, AC cold as ice and the view from our front porch unbeatable. Lots of Sandals employees made our stay memorable and enjoyable. First off - and I've even surprised myself with... More 

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clevlenad, ohio
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2013

We traveled to St. Lucia June 17 to June 23rd 2013 to celebrate our honeymoon. We booked all our travel arrangements through True Bliss Travel. Kristie found us some great deals on travel and got us a $250 spa credit and a free candlelight dinner. We landed on Monday at the airport and it was pretty busy going through customs.... More 

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3 Thank MSaracusa
Cassie C, Sandals & Beaches Review Coordinator at Sandals Halcyon Beach Resort, responded to this review

We're so glad to read of your wonderful honeymoon at Sandals Halcyon. We always strive to offer romantic and relaxing experiences for our guests and I'm happy that we were able to do just that for you during your stay. Thank you for your review. We can't wait to welcome you back in the near future! Sincerely, Cassie C. More 

Hertfordshire
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21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2013

We stayed here from 9th June -20th June 2013. The holiday was booked with Hayes and Jarvis through Thompson in Hitchin Herts. According to Hayes and Jarvis we booked a Luxury Honeymoon room with balcony. On arrival we were 'upgraded' 2 levels, after 2 days of staying in a pretty basic ground floor room, we asked to see what we... More 

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3 Thank TraceyHertfordshire
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Thank you for your feedback. The safety and security of our guests and staff are of the greatest importance to us and we continue to make every effort to ensure all practices and standards are in line with strict safety and security regulations. Please accept my apologies for you experiencing this incident and for the delay in response from our... More 

Birmingham, Alabama
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 June 2013

We traveled to the Sandals Halcyon from June 16-June 23. Our first few days were overcast but nice, and our last few days were almost all sunny and bright. I'll try to hit points I've seen made on here and some that came up while we were there. Rooms: We had the Butler suite directly near the beachfront. The bed... More 

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4 Thank Paul W
Goldsboro, North Carolina, United States
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2013

Shara was mine and my husbands favorite bartender while on our honeymoon at Sandals Halcyon. Shara deserves something special for her awesome hospitality and amazing cocktail making skills!!! Jarvis our chef at Kimonos Restaurant was a true entertainer! The show was unlike any other we've encountered at any of the hibachi restaurants in the US. Kermany and Aniko were great... More 

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2 Thank Traci C
Cassie C, Sandals & Beaches Review Coordinator at Sandals Halcyon Beach Resort, responded to this review

We're so thrilled to read of your awesome honeymoon at Sandals Halcyon. We strive to meet our motto: Luxury All-Inclusive Vacations for Two People in Love and I'm happy that we were able to do just that during your stay with us. I will be sure to share your comments with our wonderful staff. They will all be so happy... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2013

We came away for a dream holiday before our wedding next year and this place was everything we expected it to be and more. We both work so hard and spend our days rushing around at a million miles a minute and it was nice to take things at the Caribbean's pace for once. The staff are wonderful and took... More 

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2 Thank ChelseaBoyRich87
Cassie C, Sandals & Beaches Review Coordinator at Sandals Halcyon Beach Resort, responded to this review

We're delighted to read that you had such a wonderful week with us at Sandals Halcyon Beach. We always want our guests to feel relaxed in our friendly and luxurious atmosphere. We look forward to seeing you again soon! Sincerely, Cassie C. More 

Southampton, United Kingdom
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76 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2013 via mobile

I'll start off the review by saying that my fiancée is a travel agent and was able to get a week stay at the halcyon for free, all we had to pay for was the flights. So I can give an honest review of what we experienced without any prejudice based on shelling out a lot of money. First up... More 

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Appleton, Wisconsin
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 June 2013

My wife and I just got back from our honeymoon at Sandals Halcyon and we couldn't have had a better experience. This is the smallest Sandals resort on the island and it shows by the friendliness of the staff. Everyone was so courteous and friendly, they remembered you every where you went. Now on to the pros and cons of... More 

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2 Thank Adam K
Cassie C, Sandals & Beaches Review Coordinator at Sandals Halcyon Beach Resort, responded to this review

We're so thrilled to read of your awesome experience at Sandals Halcyon Beach. We strive to meet our motto: Luxury All-Inclusive Vacations for Two People in Love and I'm happy that we were able to do just that during your stay with us. We can't wait to welcome you back in the near future for another great vacation! Happy Travels!... More 

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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 June 2013

My new hubby and I jetted off to begin our two week stay in Halcyon Sandals. Lush surroundings and a wonderful room, very romantic...however we soon found something was a miss at this resort....fun! Having spent £5,500 this isn't the place for 'the once in a lifetime honeymoon experience'. The resort was extremely quiet, the food was average (my husband... More 

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3 Thank SiobhanTonner
Cassie C, Sandals & Beaches Review Coordinator at Sandals Halcyon Beach Resort, responded to this review

We regret to read that we were not able to meet your expectations at Sandals Halcyon Beach. However, I'm happy to read that we were able to offer you a much better experience at Sandals La Toc. We strive to provide wonderful and romantic vacations for our guests and we always want to exceed your expectations. If we do not... More 

Louisville, Kentucky, United States
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 June 2013

The resort and staff at Halcyon were absolutely wonderful!! Everyone was so friendly and helpful. They made up laugh all the time. The entertainment was great. Our favorite part was the "quiet" side of the resort. Being on our honeymoon and having busy lives anyway, being able to get away and just be alone was the best part. If we... More 

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
•Friendly to the physically challenged with low rise architecture •Fully air-conditioned Caribbean cuisine restaurant on its own 150 ft pier over the •Caribbean Sea •Houses 169 Rooms with true personal service and intimate experience •English-style afternoon tea served at the Paradise pool •Tableside service at the Beach Bistro •“Stay at one, play at three” free shuttles to Sandals La Toc Golf Resort & Spa and Sandals Grande St. Lucian Spa & Beach Resort•Sandals Resorts “World’s Leading All Inclusive Company” 16 years in a row •Sandals Resorts “Caribbean’s Leading Hotel Brand”, 18 years in a row ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sandals Halcyon Beach Resort

Address: Choc Bay, Castries GM910, St. Lucia
Region: Caribbean > St. Lucia > Castries Quarter > Castries
Price Range: $705 - $1,520 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Sandals Halcyon Beach Resort 4.5*
Number of rooms: 169
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Also Known As:
Sandals Halcyon Beach St. Lucia Hotel Castries
Sandals Halcyon Beach Castries
Sandals St Lucia
Sandals Halcyon Beach Resort St. Lucia/Castries
Hotel Style:
#4 Top resorts Hotel in Castries
#4 Family Hotel in Castries
#5 Romantic Hotel in Castries
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Castries
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“Renovated rooms, or ones near the quite pool”
 of 5 bubbles Sharpie68, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“400 to 407. Walk out rooms near the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles JRFossil, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“the beach front rooms get a lot of foot traffic in front of them, garden view rooms are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles jordanf477, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Butler service is well worth the extra cost”
 of 5 bubbles T2218CZjamiec, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Request an ocean front room if you can spend the extra money. We woke up every morning listening to the ocean waves crashing on the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles sherio90, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
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