Christmas doesn’t have to be a snow-filled snug affair; the world is a huge place and there are plenty of places where the holidays are quite the opposite. In sunny St Lucia, Christmas is quite the Caribbean experience and at the stunning Sugar Beach, A Viceroy Resort, guests can enjoy a luxurious and tropical holiday season.
Located on the south western part of the island, about 3 miles outside the town of Soufriere, Sugar Beach, A Viceroy Resort is nestled between the world famous Pitons. One of the most spectacular sites in the world, the majestic valley of the Pitons is listed by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. With a truly unobtrusive atmosphere, the location lends itself perfectly to a truly intimate and relaxed experience. The resort is spread across more than one hundred acres of tropical forest unsurpassed for its natural beauty, with the only white sand beach in the area.
This Christmas guests are being treated to Mind-reading & Mindful Eating as part of Sugar Beach, A Viceroy Resort’s 2016 Festive Events. From a world famous thirteen-year-old deejay to moonlit crystal meditation and paranormal performances, the resort’s cool vibe is set to excite guests both young and young at heart over the holiday season.
Master of Mentalism and go-to advisor for the likes of investment bankers, world leaders, and military officials, Gerard Senehi (also known as The Experimentalist) will give an evening performance at the resort on December 28th. He performs mind-reading, telekinesis, and mental telepathy in an interactive show, inviting up members of the audience to do things even they can’t explain.
Michal Sindelar the magician and illusionist will astound audiences with his own unique brand of close-up magic. Originally from Prague, this young magician will bring his astonishing skill to Sugar Beach from December 27 to January 2 engaging guests in one-on-one, belief defying magic tricks using cards, coins, balloons, bands and much more.
For travellers who want to head into the New Year refreshed and relaxed, Latham Thomas, founder of MamaGlow, will lead wellness sessions throughout the week with classes in Private Yoga, Aromatherapy Healing, and Mindful Eating, Latham will offer complimentary group meditation sessions for up to 15 guests for Moonlight Crystal Meditation, Glow Time, and Stillness + Soul.
Thirteen-year-old superstar, DJ Fulano Librizzi, will be opening the hottest New Year’s Eve party on the island. With vast experience, from Nickelodeon’s Kid’s Choice Awards to Vogue’s Kid’s Fashion Week, DJ Fulano Librizzi has been described as a pint-sized Avicii. As the evening progresses, DJ Marc JB will take over the desks supplying the grooves into the dawning hours of 2017. As one half of the producing team BIMBO JONES, he is known for remixing artists like Lady Gaga, Rihanna, Pink and Katy Perry. In addition to his New Year’s Eve performance, he will also be spinning at the Cane Bar, Sugar Beach’s speciality rum bar, alongside the resort’s professional rummelier.
In addition to the above scheduled performances and wellness sessions, guests will enjoy a further roster of exciting daily activities, as well as lantern lighting and wish making, complimentary fitness classes, cinema under the stars, and sushi making tutorials to name a few. The Sugar Beach culinary team has also devised culinary holiday menus and dining experiences to usher in Christmas and the New Year. Enjoy thoughtfully devised culinary options including prepared tasting menus in the Great Room and sumptuous brunches steps from the water’s edge at The Bayside.
Formerly a working sugar plantation, Sugar Beach, A Viceroy Resort comprises of 74 Luxury Villas and Luxury Cottages, 8 Luxury Beachfront Bungalows and 11 Luxury Sugar Mill Rooms (93 keys in total). Nestled into the mountain side, the Luxury Sugar Mill Rooms are within close proximity of the main facilities and have the same plantation elegant styling of the Luxury Villas. Each has a private plunge pool and walled garden while the Superior Luxury Sugar Mill Rooms have the added benefit of a roof terrace. The Luxury Beachfront Bungalows are right on the sands of Sugar Beach and steps from the water’s edge.
All of Sugar Beach’s luxury villas are built in small clusters and are furnished with a 4-poster bed, air conditioning, custom made furniture in white, flat screen TV and iPod station, enormous walk-in body shower, claw foot bathtub, separate WC and bidet, wooden floor in bedroom and bathroom, oversize plunge pool, pool terrace and furniture, mini-bar. A number of privately owned Residences ranging from one bedroom to four, are also available providing true home from home comfort and styling that reflects the individual tastes of the owner.
With every reservation, Sugar Beach, A Viceroy Resort offers personalised butler service. The butler will welcome you on arrival and offer to unpack luggage, provide a laundry service, book dinner reservations and organise any other special requirements. Butler services are available 24 hours.
Discover more at Sugar Beach, A Viceroy Resort and discover how you can enjoy a Caribbean Christmas in the truest luxury.
LuxPad | 2016