Location: Cariblue Beach, Castries
Star Rating: 5
Board Levels: AI
BodyHoliday Hotel has an endless list of activities designed to keep you in tip-top condition. Plus, it’s scooped awards for its rejuvenating spa treatments, innovative and health-conscious cuisine, and its extensive wine list.
Please Note! The hotel isn’t classed as adult only but it would be cruel to take a child as the hotel doesn’t cater for children in any way whatsoever.
This place is in a tranquil spot, wrapped in 32 acres of gardens and edged by a powdery, crescent-shaped beach, for maximum relaxation. The focus here is on health and wellness, so you can look forward to wholesome food, a daily programme of fitness activities, and a complimentary daily treatment in the top-rated spa. Smoking isn’t allowed anywhere in the resort, aside from two designated areas.
Here, you can tailor-make your stay by getting involved with as little or as much as you like. And, there’s a huge selection of things to do, from a 20-kilometre quadrathlon to stress management classes. In your room, you’ll find calming hues of white and cream, plus light-up mirrors and built-in Bluetooth sound systems as standard.
The BodyHoliday puts wellness in the spotlight, so yoga, aerobics and watersports are all on the cards. There are plenty of opportunities to relax as well, with a top-notch spa that offers a wide range of body treatments, and a pool with ocean views. When it comes to dining, you’ve got five restaurants to choose from – including TAO, which has won awards for its fusion cuisine.
SPORTS & ACTIVITIES
You can make the most of the oceanfront location with watersports, like kayaking, windsurfing, water-skiing and scuba diving*. On dry land, there’s everything from fencing and archery to tennis and group fitness classes, like Pilates and indoor cycling. There are also themed months organised throughout the year, including Jive June, October Yoga, and WellFit Families.
FOOD & DRINK
The beachside Cariblue Restaurant hosts Caribbean-style entertainment on Wednesdays, with a steel band and a themed buffet. Then there’s TAO, which has won awards for its East meets West fusion cuisine.
HEALTH & BEAUTY
The Wellness Centre is ranked as the best in the Caribbean. There’s a full A-Z of treatments and personalised programmes, including lime and ginger body scrubs, Elemis facials and coconut oil massages. You’ll get a complimentary 50-minute spa treatment for each full day of your stay, too.
Live music is regularly on the bill at the Clubhouse. Here, you can grab a cocktail from the stylish, circular bar, before retreating to the outdoor seating area to watch the night’s band perform as the sun sets.
You get great sea views from the split-level pool – it’s just inches from the beach. Loungers, parasols and luxurious four-poster day beds are scattered over the wooden decking and the sand.
Rooms here are luxurious, they all feature a King-size bed, an audio dock and a fully stocked minibar. Standard garden view rooms come with a daybed, a Bluetooth sound system and tea and coffee facilities. You can upgrade to a Grand Luxury Oceanfront suite they have a spacious balcony and a four-poster bed, or a Penthouse suite, these are located on the fifth floor with floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the Caribbean Sea.
Items marked with * incur extra charges which are payable locally
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