Saint Lucia's Luxurious Calabash Cove Resort & Spa Extends Low Summer Rates

Treat yourself to an autumn or early winter getaway to this sun-kissed, beachfront boutique retreat, featuring its lowest rates of the year through December 20, 2013

South Elgin, Illinois, UNITED STATES

WEST INDIES, SAINT LUCIA, July 26, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cure yourself of the end-of-summer blues by planning an autumn or early winter escape to Saint Lucia's Calabash Cove Resort & Spa. This luxurious, beachfront island oasis is offering its lowest rates of the year through December 20, 2013. So why not plan a relaxing getaway to reconnect as a couple once the kids go back to school, for example, or celebrate an unforgettable Thanksgiving as you count your blessings in paradise?

Nestled on a lush, tropical hillside sloping gently toward the turquoise waters of the Caribbean Sea, Calabash Cove features stunning ocean vistas, exceptional service, and a setting in complete harmony with its exotic natural surroundings. The resort's secluded white sand beach and a custom-designed boardwalk are perfect for a candlelit dinner or romantic sunset stroll. Each of the resort's charming accommodations are beautifully appointed, making use of natural materials wherever possible, and offer unparalleled views across the Caribbean Sea from the privacy of your porch or balcony. Our 1,000-square-foot Waters Edge Cottages, handcrafted teak and mahogany hideaways right on the beach, feature private plunge pools, outdoor rain showers, hammocks, while our unique Swim-Up Jr. Suites offer private access to the resort's infinity-edge pool directly from your patio. Water's Edge Cottages. Also available are luxurious Sunset Oceanview Jr. Suites with oversized Jacuzzis. Reduced seasonal rates start at just $405/night.

All accommodations include daily breakfast. All-inclusive luxury gourmet meal and beverage plans also are available. Enjoy gourmet cuisine with your conversation at Calabash Cove's own Windsong Restaurant, which features an international menu of seasonally inspired dishes made from the freshest local ingredients. Complementing Windsong's elegant milieu is the convivial C-bar, which serves international cocktails and fine wines from the Calabash Cove Cellars amid festive island music. Both have spectacular ocean views.
During your stay at Calabash Cove, enjoy additional onsite amenities such as our million-gallon designer pool with an amazing 40-foot infinity edge capturing your imagination far beyond the sea. Take a dip in in calm, clear waters of Bonaire Bay, or use our complimentary kayaks located on the beach to explore the shoreline. Indulge the senses and rejuvenate body and mind at Ti Spa and Fitness Centre, where you can choose from a wide range of treatments combining European technique with Saint Lucia's rich tradition of plant- and fruit-based curatives to cleanse the body of stress.

Or, choose from a plethora of land and sea excursions offered through Calabash Cove's concierge service. Hike to the summit of its landmark Pitons, side-by-side volcanic summits that are designated a World Heritage Site. Snorkel or sail the Caribbean's translucent blue, soak in natural hot springs and mineral baths, cool off under a tropical waterfall, ride a zip-line or aerial tram through a rainforest canopy, stroll through a quaint fishing village, view exotic wildlife like giant turtles, search for ancient petroglyphs, drive into a Sulphur Spring volcano, rock climb, golf … the list goes on and on with activities to suit every desire.

Concerned about the slight chance a hurricane could cut short or prevent your stay? Rest assured: Saint Lucia lies outside of the normal path of hurricanes that tend to form over open waters on their way up to the more northern Caribbean islands, the Southeastern United States and Eastern Mexico. But should your vacation be interrupted by a hurricane declared by Saint Lucia's Meteorological Services Office, Calabash Cove will provide you with a free replacement vacation of the affected portion of your visit plus 1 night within a year. Equally, should your travel plans be disrupted by a hurricane, you can reschedule without penalty within a year.

For more information or to make reservations at Calabash Cove Resort & Spa, visit, call 1-800-917-COVE (2683), or contact your preferred travel agent or e-mail or 

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