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Boucan by Hotel Chocolat

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A breezy room at Boucan by Hotel Chocolat on St. Lucia


Boucan by Hotel Chocolat

The infinity pool at Boucan by Hotel Chocolat on St. Lucia, one of our Top 10 Caribbean Resorts

When it comes to Caribbean getaways, we certainly have our old favorites. But we're also happy when new little numbers come along to shake things up. Case in point: Boucan by Hotel Chocolat. First of all, there is no false advertising in this resort's name. The property is built among cocoa groves on one of St. Lucia's historic plantations, and its owners do more than just welcome guests. They also oversee an artisanal chocolate-making facility, where guests can participate in harvesting cocoa and producing their own chocolate. As for the accommodations, the lodges offer breezy, contemporary architecture and light, inviting décor. Signature experiences include Engaged Ethics Tours to visit local farmers and cacao bean treatments at the spa. In addition, you can drift in the black quartz infinity edge pool overlooking the Pitons or savor "cacao cuisine" at on-site Boucan Restaurant.


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