St. Lucia Government Announces New Tourism Accommodation Fee
EFFECTIVE: December 01, 2020
Please be advised that, effective December 01, 2020, a Tourism Accommodation Fee per person, per night (13 years and older) will apply to all arrivals to Saint Lucia. Fees at Bay Gardens Resorts properties as detailed below:
|Property||Per Adult, per Night||Per Teen, per Night (13 to 17)|
|Water’s Edge Villas||US$6.00||US$3.00|
|Bay Gardens Beach Resort & Spa||US$6.00||US$3.00|
|Bay Gardens Hotel||US$3.00||US$1.50|
|Bay Gardens Inn||US$3.00||US$1.50|
|Bay Gardens Marina Haven||US$3.00||US$1.50|
The new mandatory Accommodation Fee applies to all arrivals from December 01, 2020 onward, regardless of when your stay was booked. The fee will not apply to children under 12 years, Timeshare Owners who are occupying their unit during their designated week or internally exchanged week, or Complimentary Rooms.
The fee will be added to your room folio, and MUST be paid locally to the hotel upon check-in.
The Accommodation Fee proceeds will be used by the St. Lucia Tourism Authority to continue their efforts to promote St. Lucia as a top Caribbean holiday destination.
Tourism is a vital component of St. Lucia’s economy, and this nominal fee will go a long way towards helping maintain St. Lucia’s place in a very competitive marketplace.
Should you have any questions or concerns, or need any additional information, please contact us.