Holidays to Gros Islet, St Lucia
Getaway from it all in Gros Islet! Relax and unwind on this fantastic caribbean destination
A sleepy fishing village that's close to St Lucia's main attractions yet has a charm all of its own, holidays in Gros Islet are ideal for those who want to stay somewhere away from the crowds yet still experience everything St Lucia has to offer.
Discover Caribbean Charm and Beaches
For most of the week, Gros Islet is a peaceful and relaxing spot where you can relax on the beach, watch the fishing boats bring in their catches and enjoy a little relaxation time. Come Friday nights, however, and the whole area comes to life with a huge street party or 'jump up'. Hundreds of stalls selling hot food and cold beer take to the streets and loud music keeps the celebratory crowds dancing into the early hours – an experience not to be missed. If you decide to venture further afield, Gros Islet is a great base for exploring the island. The attractions of Castries, including the island's largest cathedral and the stunning views from Morne Fortune, are just a short taxi ride away, while many tours by both land and sea run from the capital and nearby Rodney Bay. Beach holidays to Gros Islet are popular too, with a choice of locations within walking distance of the town; visit Reduit Beach for great facilities and a lively atmosphere or escape the crowds and head out to the undeveloped Cas en Bas, popular with kite and wind surfers. Shoppers will find all the essentials available in Gros Islet itself, while a trip into Castries offers the chance to pick up everything from clothes and jewellery to arts and crafts in the busy shopping area of Pointe Seraphine. In the evenings, you'll be spoiled for choice on holidays in Gros Islet. Experience the unforgettable Friday night street party, relax in a bar away from the crowds or head into Castries and experience the finest in local and international cuisine. With all this plus a year-round tropical climate cooled by a constant breeze, cheap Gros Islet holidays are the perfect choice for anyone looking to escape to the sunny Caribbean
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