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Fond Doux Plantation & Resort

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Fond Doux Plantation & Resort is a 19th century eco-friendly colonial resort nestled in the heart of St. Lucia, best known for romantic, intimate, and private luxury cottages. The resort is situated amidst a 250 year old working plantation and features an assortment of 15 uniquely crafted cottages, two on-site restaurants, and a collage of outdoor swimming pools, as well as an organic spa. The resort is a scenic 45 minute drive from the island's international airport. As a guest of Fond Doux, you will be conveniently located just minutes away from St. Lucia's main attractions, including The Pitons, The Sulphur Springs - 'The Caribbean's only drive in volcano' - and the best diving sites on the island, all within a prestigious UNESCO World Heritage Site. Whether you're traveling for business, a romantic honeymoon or wedding escape, or for a fun-filled family vacation, Fond Doux Plantation & Resort offers the perfect ambiance in St. Lucia for all travel types. A mere glance out your cottage door will evoke both tranquillity and a journey into the land of adventure!
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
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Hewanorra Airport9 mi
George F. L. Charles Airport14 mi
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We stayed 4 nights 5-9 Dec. Don't want to repeat all the previous reviews, they are all true. This is a very beutiful and relaxing resort. We had the privilege to be allocated to 'Avocado' cottage which was enormous size two bedroom unit (120sq.m). The...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed September 21, 2018

We had heard tales of the legendary hospitality that Fond Doux has to offer its guests, and that may be an understatement. Every detail was so elegantly accounted for. The plantation staff were so friendly,and immediately greeted us with a delicious rum punch. I could...More

Date of stay: May 2018
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Response from Fonddoux, Owner at Fond Doux Plantation & ResortResponded September 27, 2018

Dear Nick S, Thank you for reviewing your wonderful five-star stay at Fond Doux Plantation & Resort. We are grateful that you appreciated the value and quality of what you received and experienced from the accommodation to the food offerings. Saint Lucians have continuously been...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

If Adam and Eve booked a cottage at Fond Doux Plantation, they would feel like they'd let back into Eden. We had booked a Sail Windjammer tall ship cruise out of St. Lucia, and with past travel experience, knew that it would be a good...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank DAWillson
Response from Fonddoux, Owner at Fond Doux Plantation & ResortResponded 4 days ago

Dear DAWillson, Thank you for your review and 5 out of 5 rating on the Fond Doux Plantation & Resort. We are blessed with a beautiful plantation resort which has so much to offer and it is always heartwarming when our guests take the time...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

If you want a truly authentic rain forest experience on a cocoa plantation over 250 years old this is for you. The staff are amazing whilst the resort is simply charming. If you want to just chill out surrounded by a lush green plantation or...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank harveyo101
Response from Fonddoux, Owner at Fond Doux Plantation & ResortResponded 5 days ago

Dear Harveyo101, Many thanks for sharing this beautiful review of your experience at the resort. It was our pleasure to have you as our guests and we are all truly delighted to know that your stay with us was enjoyable and memorable. We thank you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice location, beautiful gardens, cottages, extremely friendly and helpful staff. We loved the surroundings, beautiful flowers and fruit everywhere. Very tasty dinners. We had a wedding there and everything was perfectly organized and we had a really lovely time in fondoux.More

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Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Lucie B
Response from Fonddoux, Owner at Fond Doux Plantation & ResortResponded 5 days ago

Dear Lucie B, Congratulations on your wedding! Thank you for choosing our beautiful plantation resort to celebrate such a special milestone. The entire Fond Doux team is delighted to hear that your family greatly enjoyed the experience and that everything was just perfect from the...More

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RachaelKnott
November 14, 2018|
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Response from Fonddoux | Property representative |
Hello Rachael, The chocolate making tour is US$40.00 per person and has to be booked a day in advance. The chocolate making starts from 11am. We also offer the below tours: Tour and Snacks: US$25.00 per person... More
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Natalie C
July 12, 2018|
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Yes sure you can but make sure you take insect repellent and keep the body covered with long sleeves/ trousers etc due to Mosquitos. We went in August and that was one of the few negatives. Our daughter's were teenagers. We... More
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"We stayed in'Avocado' cottage which was fantastic. The uphill cottages may not suite to those with..."
OssiV
2 days ago
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"We loved our cottage, but they all looked fantastic."
DAWillson
6 days ago
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"An outdoor shower is a must!"
teply
3 weeks ago
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"Walk with insect replent just in case"
Climber49992583056
Nov 2, 2018
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PRICE RANGE
$216 - $591 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
fond doux holiday plantation hotel
LOCATION
CaribbeanSt. LuciaSoufriere QuarterSoufriere
NUMBER OF ROOMS
17
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