Ladera Resort
Rabot Estate
Soufriere, St. Lucia, West Indies

Distance from hotel to Hewanorra International Airport (UVF), 45 minutes. Distance from hotel to town of Castries, 60 minutes. Distance from hotel to town of Soufriere, 10 minutes. Distance from hotel to George FL Charles Airport (SLU), 75 minutes.  

The only resort in St. Lucia overlooking the Pitons, two volcanic spires and a recognized World Heritage Site, with the shimmering Caribbean Sea 1,100 feet below, Ladera is the ultimate romantic retreat. Each of the resort's iconic suites are distinctively designed with the fourth wall missing that lends to a very special atmosphere and the feeling of being in harmony with the lush surrounding rainforest. The 32 suites and villas offer complete privacy, with spectacular views and all with their own private pools. The resort's Paradise Ridge accommodations boasts individually decorated suites, spacious, with local artwork and custom crafted furniture made on site and butler service. Dasheene, its renowned restaurant serves authentic local cuisine. The Spa at Ladera offers a range of indulgent treatments or guests can choose to relax and enjoy cocktails by the infinity pool. A range of on-site or off site pursuits can be arranged by the concierge including rainforest tours, hiking, sailing and island tours.  

Hotel Amenities (back to top)
  • Beach (nearby)
  • Car Rentals ($)
  • Concierge
  • Excursions ($)
  • Fitness Room
  • Florist ($)
  • Hiking ($)
  • Laundry Services ($)
  • Lounge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Parking
  • Pool (swimming)
  • Restaurant ($)
  • Security
  • Shop
  • Shuttle Service
  • Spa ($)
  • Tour Desk ($)
  • Wine Cellar ($)
Plunge pools are featured with each accommodation (some heated, some are not heated). ($) Denotes a fee may be charged. Please note: Some hotel amenities listed above may have an additional fee associated with them.  

Accommodation Categories and Descriptions (back to top)

Arrival/Departure Time:  

• Check-in-time: 3:00 pm Check-out-time: 11:30 am  

Early check-in and late checkout on request, and subject to availability.  

Children Policy:  

• 2017:  

• Effective dates: 01/03/17-01/03/18  

• Child policy is not applicable, Ladera is an "Adult Only Resort".  

• Guests must be 18 and over (except as noted below).  

• Children between the age of 12 and 18 years old will be allowed in the Heritage Suite only for stays from December 21st to December 28th (2017) inclusively. The extra adult charge will apply per night plus tax and service (using existing bedding).  

2018:  

• Effective dates: 01/04/18-01/02/19  

• Ladera is an adult only resort.  

• No children allowed, guests must be 18 years old or older.  

Maximum Occupancy:  

2017:  

• Gros Piton Suite with Plunge Pool - 2 adults.  

• Rainbow Suite with Plunge Pool - 2 adults.  

• Hilltop Dream Suite with Pool - 2 adults.  

• Heritage Suite with Pool - 4 adults.  

• Suite at Paradise Ridge with Pool - 2 adults.  

2018:  

• Gros Piton Suite with Plunge Pool - 2 adults.  

• Rainbow Suite with Plunge Pool - 2 adults.  

• Hilltop Dream Suite with Pool - 2 adults.  

• Heritage Suite with Pool - 4 adults.  

• Suite at Paradise Ridge with Pool - 2 adults.  

Gros Piton Suite With Plunge Pool(*), features an open air bedroom and sitting area with spectacular views of the Pitons and the Caribbean Sea. It also offers an en-suite shower, plunge pool (not heated), full breakfast daily, stocked mini-bar (with water and soft drinks), private transportation from/to airport and concierge service. Suite measures approximately 800 square feet.  

• Bedding: 1 queen bed.  

Rainbow Suite With Plunge Pool(*), (R6P) this is the perfect open air suite, set high up in the rainforest with spacious sitting area and bedroom complete with awe-inspiring views of the Pitons and Caribbean Sea. It also offers an en-suite shower, plunge pool (not heated), full breakfast daily, stocked mini-bar (with water and soft drinks), private transportation from/to airport and concierge service.  

• Suite measures approximately 1,000 square feet.  

• Bedding: 1 queen bed.  

Hilltop Dream Suite With Pool(*), (HLT) this is an incredibly luxurious retreat for 2. The Hilltop Dream Suites offer breathtaking vistas from the open sitting area overlooking the Pitons and Caribbean Sea as well as of the tropical valley below. These accommodations also offer an open air bedroom with four poster king bed and open-air sitting room, heated swimming pool with a swing, full breakfast daily, stocked mini-bar (with water, soft drinks and local beer), private transportation from/to airport, concierge service. Suite measures approximately 1,200 square feet.  

• Bedding: 1 king bed (four-poster).  

Heritage Suite With Pool(*), Set superbly on the ground level, Heritage suites feature a large open air living room with a separate dining area complemented by the World Heritage Pitons and Caribbean Sea views. On the second level, an open air master bedroom beckons the same breathtaking views complete with en suite open shower. These accommodations also offer a dining area, heated swimming pool, full breakfast daily, stocked mini bar (with water, soft drinks and local beer), private transportation from/to airport, and concierge service. Suite measures approximately 2,400 square feet.  

• Bedding: 1 king bed (four-poster).  

Suite At Paradise Ridge With Pool(*), These Suites are constructed of tropical hardwoods, Soufriere stone and house cut tile and the furniture is made on-site by Ladera craftsmen. All units are decorated with local artwork and feature magnificent views of the Pitons (Unesco World Heritage Site) and the Caribbean Sea. The Suites also feature a large open-air bedroom with four-poster king size bed and an open-air sitting area, extra-large showers and deluxe bath fixtures. In addition, a heated swimming pool (1000 feet above the Caribbean Sea), stocked mini- bar (with selection of liquor, water, soft drinks, local beer and snacks), full breakfast daily, butler service, private transportation from/to airport, and priority seating at Dasheene Restaurant.  

Other Accommodation Information:  

• Guests in all of the 32 suites enjoy:  

• An open wall in each suite, which transports you directly into the midst of the surrounding hillside paradise, while offering complete privacy and safety.  

• A private plunge pool (some heated, some non-heated and some with cascading waterfalls), which beckons you to enjoy a refreshing dip with your morning coffee or a relaxing break at any time of the day or night.  

Please Note:  

• For the 2017 & 2018 holiday periods (12/22/17-01/03/18 & 12/24/18-01/03/19) all rooms are available on a request basis only. Please check for availability during this time.  

(*) Denotes on request basis only, no allotment given.  

All accommodations include: bathrobes, coffee/tea maker, hairdryer, internet access (wireless), toiletries, ironing board, mini-bar, robes, safe (in accommodation) and iron.  

Miscellaneous Amenities Ladera's Necessaire Kit is equipped with binoculars, eye masks, slippers and a star chart for night sky viewing enjoyment.  

Room Service (limited) In-room dining is a fine-dining experience within your own villa or suite. Whether it be breakfast, lunch or dinner, choose from the menus with the convenience of having it catered to your doorstep. In-room dining is available from 7:30am-9:30pm.  

Specific bedding and/or special requests are fulfilled based on availability and cannot always be guaranteed.  

Food and Beverage Outlets (back to top)

Dashnee Bar, Enjoy the panoramic views of the Pitons and Caribbean Sea while sipping cocktails and listening to live music.  

Dasheene, Ladera's award-winning restaurant, is known throughout the world for its eclectic, innovative cuisine. The restaurant welcomes guests from all over the island, who often come here for lunch and dinner to enjoy the unbelievable panoramic view firsthand, enjoy live music most evenings, and indulge in the delicacies - both local and international - that make Dasheene one of the Caribbean's finest dining experiences. Featuring what is perhaps the freshest food in the Caribbean, Dasheene's daily menu provides an excitingly delicious combination of fresh caught fish, locally grown and freshly picked produce and other entrees and indulgences, all presented in a style of casual elegance.  

Dress Code at Dasheene:  

• For breakfast, lunch and light fare (7:00am up to 5:30pm) Dress code is casual. Casual: T-shirts or polo shirts, shorts or jeans, sundresses or skirts. Bathing suit cover-ups and footwear are required.  

• For cocktails & dinner (5:30pm & Onwards) Dress code is smart casual. Smart Casual: Collared shirts or polo shirts, long trousers, sundresses, skirts or similar apparel. Bathing suits are not permitted and dress sandals or closed-toe shoes are required.  

Specialty Package (All Inclusive 17-18) (back to top)

ALL INCLUSIVE PACKAGE 2017-2018  

Booking Dates: 11/19/2015 - 01/02/2019 Travel Dates: 01/03/2017 - 01/03/2018 01/04/2018 - 01/02/2019  

Package Inclusions:  

• Accommodation  

• Daily American breakfast, lunch and dinner  

• Afternoon tea  

• Wine by the glass, house brand cocktails and spirits  

Please Note:  

• Certain items on the menu may be subject to a supplemental charge (these items will be designated with an asterisk *).  

• All special reserve alcohol, specialty brands, wine by the bottle and champagne will be subject to a supplement charge.  

• For room service requests an additional delivery charge will be billed to the guests' incidentals per delivery.  

• When selected a meal plan will be automatically added to the entire stay.  

• All meal plans are subject to change.  

Package inclusions are subject to change.  

Meal Plan Options (back to top)

2017 Breakfast Plan - BP Breakfast daily. The type of breakfast offered varies by room category booked, please see details below.  

• Breakfast daily is currently included in the rates for 2016-2017 (effective dates are 12/26/15-01/02/18).  

Valid Categories & Breakfast Offered:  

• Continental Breakfast is included for the Gros Piton guests.  

• Guests in the Rainbow Suite, Hilltop Dream Suites, Heritage Suites and Paradise Ridge suites receive Full Breakfast.  

• Booking Dates: 05/07/2015 - 01/02/2018  

• Travel Dates: 01/03/2017 - 01/02/2018  

2018 Breakfast Plan - BP American Breakfast daily. Currently included in the 2018 rates (eff. dates are 01/04/18-01/02/19).  

• Booking Dates: 05/02/2017 - 01/02/2019  

• Travel Dates: 01/04/2018 - 01/02/2019  

2017-2018 Full American Plan / Full Board - FAP/FB Full American Plan/Full Board meal plan includes daily American Breakfast, lunch and dinner at Dasheene Restaurant.  

Please Note:  

• Wine by the glass is included during dinner when ordering at Dasheene restaurant.  

• This plan does not include any other beverages.  

• Certain items on the menu may be subject to a supplemental charge (these items will be designated with an asterisk *).  

• Beverages and room service are not included.  

• For room service requests an additional delivery charge will be billed to the guests' incidentals per delivery.  

• The delivery charge is currently $10.00 US and is subject to change.  

• All accommodations include a daily allocation of complimentary mini bar beverages (sodas, local beer or local water - the selection varies depending on room type selected).  

• Booking Dates: 11/19/2015 - 01/02/2019  

• Travel Dates: 01/03/2017 - 01/03/2018 01/04/2018 - 01/02/2019  

2017-2018 All Inclusive Plan - AI For further details on the All Inclusive features please see the 2017 or 2018 specialty package(s) listed above.  

Please Note:  

• Certain items on the menu may be subject to a supplemental charge (these items will be designated with an asterisk *).  

• All special reserve alcohol, specialty brands, wine by the bottle and champagne will be subject to a supplement charge.  

• All accommodations category Gros Piton and above include a daily allocation of complimentary mini- bar beverages (sodas, local beer and local water depending on room type selected).  

• For room service requests an additional delivery charge will be billed to the guests' incidentals per delivery.  

• Booking Dates: 11/19/2015 - 01/02/2019  

• Travel Dates: 01/03/2017 - 01/03/2018 01/04/2018 - 01/02/2019  

2017-2018 Modified American Plan / Half Board - MAP/HB Modified American Plan/Half Board meal plan includes daily American Breakfast and dinner at Dasheene Restaurant.  

Please Note:  

• Wine by the glass is included during dinner when ordering at Dasheene restaurant.  

• This plan does not include any other beverages.  

• Certain items on the menu may be subject to a supplemental charge (these items will be designated with an asterisk *).  

• Beverages and room service are not included.  

• For room service requests an additional delivery charge will be billed to the guests' incidentals per delivery.  

• All accommodations include a daily allocation of complimentary mini bar beverages (sodas, local beer or local water - the selection varies depending on room type selected).  

• Booking Dates: 11/19/2015 - 01/02/2019  

• Travel Dates: 01/03/2017 - 01/02/2018 01/04/2018 - 01/02/2019  

2017-2018 Additional Meal Plan Information:  

• Effective dates: 01/03/17-01/02/19  

• Meal Plan selected must be booked for the entire stay (it will automatically be applied).  

• All meal plans are subject to change.  

Bonus Features (back to top)

 

2017 Bonus Features:  

• Travel Dates: 01/03/2017 - 01/02/2018  

• Welcome non-alcoholic signature cocktail upon arrival  

• Daily breakfast (the type of breakfast varies by room category booked  

• Complementary luxury transportation from/to the airport for guersts booking the Suite at Paradise Ridge and Villa at Paradise Ridge (only)  

• Twice-daily maid service  

• Full use of resort facilities  

• Complimentary scheduled beach shuttle to Sugar Beach Resort a Viceroy Resort (Please note Ladera is not a beach resort)  

• Use of individual plunge pools overlooking the world famous Pitons and the Caribbean Sea  

• Use of Fitness Room  

• High speed wireless internet access throughout the resort  

• Live entertainment each night in Dasheene restaurant  

• Weekly manager's reception party  

• Artisans original workshop visit available  

2018 Bonus Features:  

• Travel Dates: 01/04/2018 - 01/02/2019  

• Welcome non alcoholic signature cocktail upon arrival  

• Full breakfast daily  

• Complementary luxury transportation from/to airport for Suite at Paradise Ridge and Villa at Paradise Ridge (only)  

• Daily maid service  

• Turndown service  

• Complimentary scheduled beach shuttle to Sugar Beach Resort a Viceroy Resort. (Please note Ladera is not a beach resort).  

• Private plunge pools overlooking the world famous Pitons and the Caribbean Sea  

• Use of the fitness room facilities  

• Wireless internet access throughout the resort  

• Weekly live entertainment at Dasheene restaurant  

• Weekly manager's reception party  

Miscellaneous Information (back to top)

 

Incidental Charge:  

• A pre-authorization is charged to all guests who arrive at the resort upon check-in to cover any incidental charges.  

• The amount is USD $150.00 per room, per day. This amount is subject to change.  

• This pre-authorization is released upon departure as long as there are no issues.  

General Destination Information - Important!  

• Please advise all clients traveling to St. Lucia: That the wearing of camouflage or military apparel is illegal, and enforceable by law.  

Hotel Closure:  

• For 2017: Hotel will be closed 09/06/17-10/07/17.  

• For 2018: Hotel will be closed 09/01/18-10/31/18.