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Crystals

Certificate of Excellence
Columbette, Soufriere, St. Lucia
Crystals
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent a good 4-5 days here in the 3BR Villa overlooking the Pitons with two other couples, it was absolutely magical waking up to that every morning, the open living design gave way to some of the best views you'll ever find, great kitchen facilities, awesome charcoal bbq, very refreshing pool if not eccentricly designed, has a great story behind... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner surprised me with a trip to St Lucia for my 30th birthday. The research he did to find accommodation honestly paid off. Crystals is a family run business which is unlike anything you will have experienced before. The owner aims to avoid any of the tacky or commercial influences of your run of the mill resorts and has... More 

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Atlanta, GA
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26 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Overall, Crystals was an amazing place to stay and I highly recommend it. The place is hidden away just a few minutes north of Soufriere. It is very private, with amazing views and incredible accommodations. We stayed in Callabash cottage. As with the other residences, it had its own pool and separate deck overlooking the Pitons with a view of... More 

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Crystals-Soufriere, Front Office Manager at Crystals, responded to this review

Thank you for your very positive review You are so polite when you said our road is not the best, our road is absolutely horrid we even mention this fact on our website and insist on 4x4 on property due to the off road experience . I do have to point out one thing while you were staying for the... More 

Castries, Castries, St. Lucia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First time ever at crystals! and it was So relaxing! Amazing views from every room and its so peaceful! Best vacation weekend ever! if you want to get away from that office chair, kick your feet up, have a glass of Chairmans Spice ( Local RUM) and breathe in the fresh air. Then book your flight to st. lucia and... More 

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Crystals-Soufriere, General Manager at Crystals, responded to this review

Thank you for your very kind an positive review I hope you will come back and visit us again soon. Appreciate the fact that you took the time to send in photos thank you More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

My wife & I just returned to Vancouver from a 10 night stay in the Papaya cottage. We booked this last June after spending significant time researching our options. We were expecting a vacation that is unique & certainly NOT the typical hotel or condo experience. The reviews that we read are so accurate,so I will not be repetitive. Crystals... More 

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Crystals-Soufriere, Front Office Manager at Crystals, responded to this review

Hi Guys Thank you for sending in such a lovely and positive review, so appreciated . It was a real pleasure to have you both here with us at crystals and looking forward to seeing you both in two years. Thank you again Blessings More 

Conifer, Colorado
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

We stayed at Crystals as part of our honeymoon. It was a short visit, just three days, and we wished we would have stayed longer! We wanted a more remote, quiet, unique experience and that is what we got and more! We stayed in the Sugar Cane and we really loved it. Yes, the bedroom is upstairs and the bathroom... More 

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Crystals-Soufriere, Front Office Manager at Crystals, responded to this review

Thank you for your very kind and positive review. Happy to hear you had a fabulous honeymoon with us at Crystals, the pleasure was all ours I hope one day you will come back and have an anniversary stay with us wishing you both a wonderful and happy life together thank you again More 

prince edward county, ontario
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37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

We chose Crystals based on the reviews and because we really wanted something different. Crystals is different. We stayed in Papaya solely for the views of the pitons. Unfortunately the weather did not cooperate with us- it rained every day- but it was lovely to sleep with windows open and wake up to beautiful surroundings. Overall our stay was good-... More 

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Crystals-Soufriere, Front Office Manager at Crystals, responded to this review

Thanks Guys happy to hear you enjoyed your stay at Crystals and our food in the restaurant. All our cottages and villas have amazing views they are all next to each other only the orange palms does not have a piton view and just a sea view. All hotels have different decor thank goodness, and we are elated not to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015 via mobile

Crystals is the perfect island resort. Close to the beach. Big decks to lounge and tan. Private pools. Copious amounts of alcohol available, new cuisines and friendly people with awesome accents! From the first time we were greeted at the entrance to the dreaded day of departure we were well taken care of. Everything was beyond my imagination and exceeded... More 

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Crystals-Soufriere, Front Office Manager at Crystals, responded to this review

Thank you Nancy for your very very positive review, how delighted we are that you posted such a positive review. We see you appreciated the upgrade, we like to do this when we can especially for honeymooners. We also appreciated that you dined with us on every dinner night enjoying our food and cocktails, we use all local fresh from... More 

Macclesfield, United Kingdom
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72 reviews 72 reviews
27 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

We stayed at Crystals for seven nights. We were in Sugar Cane with wonderful views of The Pitons. Monica, Jessica and all the staff were very friendly and nothing was too much trouble. We had a flight delay so taxi's, had to be re-arranged which they did for us. We arrived mid morning but Monica made sure we had breakfast.... More 

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Crystals-Soufriere, Front Office Manager at Crystals, responded to this review

Thank you we really appreciate your kind and positive review, and are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us. Hope one day you will come back and visit us again from all of us here at Crystals More 

Rochester, New York
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

My delay in writing a review in no way represents how much we love Crystals, Martin, Monica, Jessica, and the warm welcoming staff. We got married here in April and had the perfect experience. If you like predictable, cookie cutter resorts this magical place is not for you. Crystals is a unique and special place filled with art and eclectic... More 

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Crystals-Soufriere, Front Office Manager at Crystals, responded to this review

Thank you so kind to send in a review and well appreciated. It was indeed a pleasure to have you here for a wedding and we are only glad that our services pleased you both , indeed it was a real pleasure to have such lovely people here like you Guys Thank you again and wishing you both Blessing and... More 

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