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Where is Akasha located?
Akasha is nestled on a hill in Saline Point, which is located in the most prestigious residential area of St. Lucia – Cap Estate. This is predominately a residential area which has a number of high end properties.
All lounges, bedrooms and terraces offer spectacular views to the Caribbean Sea towards Pigeon Island, Rodney Bay and the majestic Pitons from the look out level. Akasha’s location is ideal for those seeking relaxation but with activities and the vibrant night life of Rodney Bay minutes away.
Airport & Helicopter Transfers
A twenty minute transfer time is offered from the George F.L. Charles airport in Castries (SLU), and one hour and a half from Hewanorra Airport (UVF) in the south of the Island in air conditioned vehicles.
Transfer time from Hewanorra (UVF) can be reduced by transferring by helicopter up to the north of the island, resulting in a shorter twenty minute transfer. This is a super way to start and finish your St Lucia vacation.
If you book direct with the Owners, Akasha offers complimentary airport transfers for you and your guests.
Akasha is located a 1 minute drive from the nearest beach, Cariblue on the Caribbean sea. Clients can choose to take the leisurely walk or utilise a local taxi service. There are further 2 beaches both a short 5 minutes drive away. Cas-en-Bas is on the Atlantic side and offers Kite-Surfing and horse riding. Smugglers Cove is again on the Caribbean side and offers a more romantic and secluded setting. This is the beach where some of the Bachelor scenes were shot.
Places to visit
A short 5 minute drive and you will find the bustling tourist area of Rodney Bay. Here guests can indulge in the many restaurants, hotels and night spots. Here you will also find duty free shopping – Nine West, Hugo Boss and Mac, a Casino, Marina and Coffee culture, Local Fishing boats.
The famous Friday night “jump up” which goes into the early hours of the morning in Gros Islet, is again only a few minutes drive.
St Lucia’s only Championship golf course is a mere 3 minute drive – a great challenge with fantastic views.
Guests can choose to rent vehicles to explore the island, alternatively, have our staff arrange your sightseeing for you to ensure the most relaxing St Lucia Vacation. Out trusted taxi driver is reliable, reasonable and at the end of cell phone. He will also act as your guide while you are out and about with him.
We can help with your transfers in St Lucia and if you have more complex travel arrangements, we can accommodate these, whether you are arriving by private jet or yacht. Just complete the Contact Form and we can offer you advice on your trip to Akasha.