Rendezvous St. Lucia: Activities, Spa and Nuptials
Photo courtesy of Sunswept Resorts
WHY IT RATES: Rendezvous’ activities are a great way to get to know the island of St. Lucia on land or in the water, the spa offerings are diverse and every detail is worked out for its destination weddings. - Michael Isenbek, TravelPulse Senior Editor
Rendezvous St. Lucia offers a great breadth of activities, a spa for blissful relaxation and rejuvenation plus all the personnel and procedures in place to have the perfect wedding or honeymoon.
Watersports and Activities
Rendezvous offers an extensive range of water and land sports, which are included at no additional cost, such as:
• Windsurfing and Sailing
• Kayaks and Pedalos
• Fitness Studio and Personal Trainer
• Two pools, a Jacuzzi and the Lazy River pool meandering through the resort.
• Tennis- two floodlit omni-weather courts with personal tuition from the resident Tennis Pro.
• Archery: equipment and tuition
• Golf Clinic: a weekly golf clinic with Golf Pro, practice net and putting green.
• Cycle tours with guide
• Table tennis
• Beach volleyball
• Daily activities such as Calypso Dance Classes, Pilates, Classical Hour, Mixology Classes etc.
Scuba diving from a PADI Certificate Dive Centre using a 12-meter diving boat is also available. Certified divers and beginners can take advantage of complimentary daily dives. Full PADI courses and certification is available at additional cost.
The hotel also boasts a dedicated fitness center with cardiovascular equipment, multi-gym facility, free weights and a sauna. A schedule of Aerobics, Tone and Stretch, Tai Chi classes and Aqua Aerobics including Aqua Tone and Aqua Fitness is also available.
To celebrate its 50th anniversary, Rendezvous has launched a new initiative, “Summer Tryst,” from July to September, to encourage couples to reconnect and spend more quality time together. The program allows guests to explore undiscovered areas of St. Lucia and learn new skills together.
Complimentary classes include wine tasting, rum tasting, art classes, Yoga and Pilates classes, massage classes and cooking classes. Supplementary sessions are also available including photography classes with a scenic tour, a rum distillery tour, a cocoa plantation tour and a chocolate making experience, marine park dives in the Caribbean Sea, local chef “cook-off” dinner and wine pairing, as well as private couples sessions in Yoga, Pilates, Tai Chi, massage and sailing.
The Spa In The Water Garden
The Spa in the Water Garden features three treatment rooms including a couples’ massage suite.
Luxury treatments using Elemis products and St. Lucian organic oils, herbs and flowers are available at an additional cost and include:
• A variety of massages including Deep Remedial Tissue Therapy, Aromatherapy and Warm Aroma Stone.
• Elemis Facials
• Elemis Hot and Cooling Stone Body and Facial Therapy
• The Ginger and Lime Body Scrub
• Hopi Ear Candling
• Beauty services such as waxing, manicures and pedicures
Weddings & Honeymoons At Rendezvous
Rendezvous takes away the stress of planning a wedding. It is an idyllic location to steal precious time together, to relax and reconnect while the team of on-site wedding planners help to arrange the couples’ dream wedding.
There is a range of personalized wedding collections available at Rendezvous, The Rendezvous Romance wedding is complimentary with any seven-night stay or more, but if preferred guests may choose one of the options from the Premium Ever After Collection.
The Inclusive Wedding is priced at US$1,500 for non-resident guests. Premium Wedding Options are available if guests wish to upgrade and customize their wedding.
Wedding ceremonies can be held on the beach, in the tropical gardens, on a private island or in the Cathedral in Castries and are personally arranged by the dedicated Wedding Coordinator.
Rendezvous offers guests experiences to make every day a wedding day, including arranging beautiful picnics on a private island, champagne breakfasts, couples massage, sunset cruises and candlelit beach dinners.
A personal pre-planning wedding consultant, personal on-site wedding planner and dedicated resort wedding team is all part of the overall wedding service plus private VIP check-in and a personal concierge service to ensure everything runs seamlessly. The bride and groom will be guided through their plans in the Wedding Center.
Rendezvous also has an online facility to allow guests to customize their wedding ceremony and arrange many details prior to their arrival, ensuring not just a perfect day but a perfect holiday too.
Rendezvous limits the number of weddings held each day to guarantee an atmosphere of individuality. Couples can also have their vows renewed, at no extra cost.
Honeymooners are also welcomed at Rendezvous with special in-room gifts on arrival such as flowers, fruit and champagne. Personalized dining options can also be arranged.
SOURCE: A Sunswept Resorts press release
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