The tropical eastern Caribbean island of St. Lucia is world-renouned for its beautiful beaches, mountains, exotic plants and the Qualibou volcano with its boiling sulphur springs.
Saint Lucia is an island nation in the eastern Caribbean Sea. Part of the Lesser Antilles, it is also known as the "Helen of the West". Saint Lucia is one of the Windward Islands.
St. Lucia offers a wide variety of exciting island activities for everyone. St. Lucia offers a number of water sports, including world-class scubadiving, snorkeling, sailing, fishing, kite-boarding, and more.
Click here for a list of the most attractive beaches in St. Lucia. Learn about St. Lucia's rich cultural heritage.
St. Lucia's world-class restaurants offer a wide variety of island cuisine. Learn about the many popular destinations and best sites on the island.

Learn about the geography of the "emerald isle," famous for its pristine beaches, majestic mountains, lush rainforests, cascading waterfalls and world's only drive-through Volcano.

Currency: Eastern Caribbean Dollar (EC$) Exchange Rate: US $1 = EC $2.7.
For current rates visit US dollars are widely accepted. For the best exchange rate go to the airport or a bank. Hotels and restaurants may give a lower rate.

Browse a list of useful website links about St. Lucia. Click here for arrival information. Once you reach the villa, learn how to get around St. Lucia.
 Quick Facts
  • Full name: Saint Lucia
  • Location: The island is centrally located among the Windward Island Group with St. Vincent to the South and Martinique to the North. The island is 110 miles (176km) northwest of Barbados.
  • Climate: Tropical marine. Average temp. is 26°C (79°F). Rainy season June to November.
  • Population: 152,000 (UN, 2005)
  • Capital City: Castries
  • Languages: English (official), French Creole
  • Currency: Eastern Caribbean Dollar (EC$)
  • Exchange Rate: Approximately US $1 = EC $2.7. For current rates visit
  • Time Zone: GMT/UTC -4 ()
  • Main Exports: Bananas, clothing, cocoa, vegetables, fruits, coconut oil
  • Internet Web Domain: .lc
  • International Dialing Code: 758
  • Religion: Roman Catholic (90%), Protestant (7%), Anglican (3%)
  • Major Airports: Hewanorra International in Vieux Fort, George F. L. Charles in Castries.
  • Government: Parliament System. Independent State (1979), member of the British Commonwealth
  • Head of State: Queen Elizabeth II, represented by Governor-General Pearlette Louisy
  • Prime Minister: Sir John Compton
  • Electricity: 240V 50Hz; British-style plug
  • Visa Requirements: Click here for a list individual country Visa requirements.
  Maps & Directions
Villa Gina is located at 34 Becune Point, Cap Estate, Gros Islet.

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