Ladera is just two miles from the port town of Soufriere and sits on a magnificent lush hillside. Once part of an ancient cocoa plantation, it became a world revered resort in 1982 and has been pleasing discerning clients ever since. Built in true Caribbean style with large timbers, local stone and cool terracotta, staying at Ladera offers is privileged guests the best of both worlds – the allure of old world St. Lucia infused with total luxury and modern conveniences.
Definitely the type of resort destination that travelers daydream about, yearn for and return to year after year, luxurious amenities and old world charm abound at Ladera Resort. Ladera boasts an onsite award winning restaurant that features nouveau and eclectic cuisine, all enjoyed from the breathtaking panoramic dining room with unbelievable views of St. Lucia. The resort also features a spa, astounding mineral pools set in lush gardens, a fully equipped fitness center,
Ladera plays off the fabulous natural environment in the creation of its unique guest rooms which include 6 dramatic villa suites and 26 superior rooms. Found in each suite is a magnificent open wall that offers spectacular views without compromising on privacy or safety and complete with a private plunge pool. With a select few suites available, guests at Ladera can expect world class service that is discreet, personalized and attentive.
Travel+Leisure Magazine named Ladera one of the 500 Worlds Best Hotels for 2008 and #2 in the Caribbean, Bermuda, and the Bahamas. Its unique blend of island hospitality, world class guest services, 5-star amenities and cultural infusion make Ladera Resort the chosen darling for those visiting St. Lucia; returning holidaymakers and newcomers alike.