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Smugglers Cove Resort & Spa

3.5 of 5 Cap Estates, Cap Estate, St. Lucia
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Barrie, Canada
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My wife and I stayed at Smuggler's Cove from January 13-20, 2015. While the price we paid would be considered inexpensive for St. Lucia, it wasn't, in my opinion, 'cheap.' We had read through many travellers' reviews of the resort, and felt that it would be worth the bit extra to visit this beautiful island. We pretty much knew what... More 

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FranklynE, General Manager at Smugglers Cove Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Bssplayr, Thank you so much for staying with us recently at Smugglers Cove Resort and Spa and for your very good review of our facilities. We are delighted that you found this to be an excellent introduction to the simply beautiful island of St Lucia. It is great to note that you found our rooms clean and that you... More 

Cambridge, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

On first arrival after a 2 hour minivan drive through a lot of winding roads we were treated to a rum punch and check in was quick and friendly with a gift buggy to our room. The complex is very big with lots of blocks of Four bungalows and the grounds are kept well. The rooms are spacious and cleanish... More 

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FranklynE, General Manager at Smugglers Cove Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear muttleymr, Thank you so much for staying with us recently at Smugglers Cove Resort and Spa and for your review of our facilities. We are delighted that you found our check in quick and friendly. All of our rooms are equipped with coffee/tea makers and unfortunately we do not have kettles availability for all of our rooms. We have... More 

Montreal, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

3.5* (4 adults, 1 child, 2 rooms) Early January Considering the price we paid, I found this good value for our money. St-Lucia is a beautiful island to visit and it was well worth for us to have cheaper lodging and be able to visit a new place instead of going back to one of the usual suspects (Cuba, Mexico...)... More 

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FranklynE, General Manager at Smugglers Cove Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Mathieu C, Thank you for staying with us at Smugglers Cove Resort and Spa and for your review of our facilities. We are delighted that our resort is a good value for money that allowed you to try a new destination. We are delighted that you thought that the entire resort was impeccably clean and that the washrooms were... More 

Tillsonburg
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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

An older resort, but very clean rooms with good air conditioning. Travelled with 4 girls as a get away, 3 large pools and a hot tub. We thoroughly enjoyed the laid back atmosphere of this resort. Yes, it is older 50's style bungalow's. Stayed in the 200 block of rooms, a bit of a walk but not bad, considering the... More 

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FranklynE, General Manager at Smugglers Cove Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear maggieash, Thank you so much for staying with us recently for your girls get away at Smugglers Cove Resort and Spa and for your very good review of our facilities. We take great pride in the cleanliness of our resort and we are delighted that you noticed that our rooms are very clean. Executive Chef David and his team... More 

Orono
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The resort is spread out with one story buildings. The 400 and 100 buildings are the closest to restaurants, pools,and beach. These rooms are an upgrade from standard but if you are lucky and the upgrades aren't sold out you may get one!?!?!? The rooms are comfortable with a good amount of space to move around. The only problem for... More 

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FranklynE, General Manager at Smugglers Cove Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Allegra28, Thank you so much for staying with us at Smugglers Cove Resort and Spa and for your very good review of our facilities. We are delighted that you had a great time and thanks so much for sharing a wealth of information about our resort. We look forward to seeing you again at Smugglers Cove Resort and Spa.... More 

Parry Sound, Canada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed here for a week in late January 2015. We had two adjoining room. We are a family (husband/wife, three kids ages 14, 6, 3). This resort is quite a distance from the resort, approximately 1 hour 45 min, and will not be an easy ride for those who get carsick as there are lots of turns and ups/downs.... More 

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FranklynE, General Manager at Smugglers Cove Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Krista826, Thank you so much for staying with us at Smugglers Cove Resort and Spa and for your very good review of our facilities. We are delighted that you found our resort a great place for kids and families. Please accept my sincere apologies for the problem encountered with your interconnecting doors and that you had to rearrange the... More 

Toronto, Canada
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Selected a Sunwing Airlines package. Good flights and on-time departures. The transfer to the hotel is 90 - 120 minutes depending on traffic. The Resort is showing its age, but on the other hand the extensive property has mature trees and shrubs. All accommodation is in single story blocks, on a gentle hill sloping up from the beach. The staff... More 

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FranklynE, General Manager at Smugglers Cove Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear JDSenior, Thank you for staying with us at Smugglers Cove Resort and Spa and for your very good review of our facilities. We are pleased to note that our resort provided good value, location and food. Sunwing Airlines packages are indeed very competitive and all of our guests who use their services have heaped tremendous praises for the comfort... More 

Toronto, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I returned from a week in St. Lucia January 17th. I knew the hotel was older and had limited expectations. From the time we arrived until we left I was pleasantly surprised by the service we received. I have food allergies and had contacted the hotel in advance. The chef emailed to reassure me there were gluten free options but... More 

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FranklynE, General Manager at Smugglers Cove Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Travelling_fr0m_TO, Thank you so much for staying with us recently with us at Smugglers Cove Resort and Spa and for your excellent review of our facilities. We are so delighted that you had amazing service and that you can't wait to come back. Our Executive Chef David and his team are really amazing; they are always prepared to go... More 

Woodstock, Canada
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This trip was a birthday gift from my hubby. We went with another couple. The airport bus ride to the resort was a bit long BUT we had the best driver (Kevin) who chatted with us the entire drive giving us the history of the island as we drove through it. The resort is charming with the cottage style rooms.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
FranklynE, General Manager at Smugglers Cove Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear DayanNKerrie, Thank you so much for staying with us recently at Smugglers Cove Resort and Spa and for your very good review of our facilities. We are delighted to know that the trip to Smugglers Cove Resort and Spa was your best birthday present ever. We are also pleased that so many of our team members made this a... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

So got a call today and the resort is closing. They canceled our reservations to include our wedding that was scheduled with this resort for over a year. This is four months before our wedding date. Now our wedding invitations are ruined, save the dates are ruined, etc a lot of things are just ruined. Now our guests and us... More 

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Address: Cap Estates, Cap Estate, St. Lucia
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Location: Caribbean > St. Lucia > Gros Islet Quarter > Cap Estate
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Smugglers Cove Resort & Spa 3.5*
Number of rooms: 360
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Also Known As:
Smugglers Cove Hotel Cap Estate
Smugglers Cove Resort And Spa
Almond Smugglers Cove Castries
Smugglers Cove Resort & Spa St. Lucia/Cap Estate

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