facebook twitter pinterest instagram You Tube

Ladera, St. Lucia, Adds New Suites and Wine Cellar

Christina Garofalo

Ladera Resort in Soufrière, St. Lucia, reopened this season with a new wine cellar and tasting room—the first in a series of new additions to the resort in celebration of its 20th anniversary in 2012. The cellar features 1,000 different wines selected by Ladera’s new head sommelier, Karim Boulet, who trained at Michelin two-star restaurant Lasserre in Paris. He will host private pairing dinners in the adjacent tasting room for up to eight guests.

Ladera also has begun taking reservations for its new luxury lodging, Paradise Ridge, which will officially open in January. Priced from $2,100 to $2,700 per night, the four new suites and the 1,700-square-foot villa occupy a secluded section at the top of the resort, more than 1,100 feet above sea level, with views of the volcanic Pitons and Caribbean Sea. The suites and villa will each have private pools, plus access to a yoga studio and butler service separate from the rest of the resort. (866.290.0978, www.ladera.com)

Read Next Article >>
Phuket, Thailand The rocky bluff that dominates portions of this island’s west coast is a...
Various packages are available for the experience at the Venetian hotel, which runs from December 5...
The capital city’s design gurus are redefining going Dutch.
Guests can stay in a one-bedroom suite inside a three-story sculpture that looks like a seated...
The exceptional experience marks the Central California wine retreat’s 15th anniversary…
The $250 million hotel is a modern reflection of the city’s rich past…
The design of the rebuilt safari camp was inspired by a scaly anteater native to Africa…
From Mexico to the Maldives, these elite beach retreats offer a warm embrace to winter travelers…
Photo by Sanchai Loongroong/Getty Images;
The Burmese night is quiet as my fellow passengers and I file onto Road to Mandalay’s observation...
A towering guard in a green-and-gold turban lifted an umbrella to shield me from the sun as we...