Current Guidelines for travelling to St Lucia
You must either have a negative COVID-19 test result within 48 hours of departure or if that’s not
possible, you will be tested on arrival.
If you test positive on arrival, you will be quarantined and re-tested, if you have COVID-19 you
will be taken care of in hospital.
You must wear a mask during the flight.
Visitors will not be allowed to mingle with the local population and you will be asked to remain in
the hotel for the duration of your holiday.
St Lucia is contact tracing, so at all points of your journey and at the hotel you will be asked to
confirm who you have spent time with on the journey and during your holiday.
All guests must have their temperature checked every day at the hotel.
Social distancing must be observed everywhere, except with members of your own group.
When in proximity to airport or hotel staff, drivers and other service providers you will be
expected to wear a mask.
What to expect at East Winds
The same familiar faces will be here to greet you and welcome you back, the warm and friendly staff
will be offering the same high level of service in our own relaxed St Lucian style. At the same
time we will be responsible in conforming to the guidelines to keep you and our staff safe.
At the hotel we have set up new protocols to protect both our guests and team from spreading the
Social distancing will be observed at all times except for the members of the same group. No
hugging, kissing or physical contact of any sort between staff and guests. Not even when saying
hello or goodbye.
The team will be using PPE – particularly front line staff who have close contact with guests.
Food will all be served, self service is no longer allowed but instead you will enjoy having your
every need looked after by our amazing team.
You will choose how often to have your room serviced by housekeeping. There will be a team moving
around the hotel, cleaning frequently touched services and ensuring a super high level of
cleanliness in all common areas.
Check in will take place remotely from your room, all luggage will be disinfected on arrival.
There will be less tables in the dining room, we will not be able to combine different couples for
shared dining and we will make more use of the dining gazebo’s whenever we can. All guests will be
asked to come to the restaurant appropriately dressed, no damp swimming costumes for instance.
You may be asked to wear PPE (Masks) in some circumstances, but if social distancing is observed,
this will be kept to a minimum.