All posts by Anse Chastanet

Rum and Spice and Everything Nice, The St Lucia Food and Rum Festival Kicks Off

The inaugural Saint Lucia Food and Rum Festival has began. This event is a culinary celebration of all things Saint Lucian including delectable dishes inspired by local ingredients, rum infused cuisine and the tasting of some of the island’s best rums and...

/ January 12, 2018

St. Lucia’s Anse Chastanet & Jade Mountain Earn Travelife Gold Certification

ST. LUCIA (November 15, 2017) – Anse Chastanet and Jade Mountain resorts in St. Lucia have earned another environmental accolade. Travelife Gold Certification status was conferred on two of the world’s best hotels in recognition of responsibly managing their socio-economic...

/ November 17, 2017

Ecotourism In St Lucia: Lassoing Lionfish

Author: Andrew T. Der Source: FWT Magazine Exchanging glances with glowing sea creature eyes at night distracted me from my rippling scuba tank air bubbles. Under the glow of a flashlight, I weightlessly observed the rare annual confetti clouds of spawning...

/ October 18, 2017

A Caribbean adventure in the art of photography

Source: How To Spend It Header Photo Credit: An action shot taken on St Lucia by Joe McNally | Image: Joe McNally, 2016 St Lucia resort Anse Chastanet is hosting a six-day workshop with a National Geographic photographer this October On...

/ July 17, 2017

‘Conservation Cuisine’ at Jade Mountain and Anse Chastanet St. Lucia

July 2, 2017 – Lionfish, one of the most destructive invasive fish species ever to reach the Caribbean, are wreaking irreparable damage on coral reefs by eating practically everything they come across. And they eat a lot: A lionfish’s stomach can expand...

/ July 12, 2017

Mango Rules the Caribbean!

By Allen Susser Mangos are the national pastime in the Caribbean. Each village passionately claims they grow the best mango and that every man, women and child has their own favorite. The locals hold the mango in reverence as if it...

/ May 29, 2017

Anse Chastanet To Host Advance Photography Workshop

 SOUFRIERE, St. Lucia (April 25, 2017) – One of the world’s most accomplished photographers is hosting a master class at Anse Chastanet Resort in St. Lucia for National Geographic Expeditions this year. Joe McNally, whose acclaimed career includes assignments in...

/ April 25, 2017

Emerald Estate

Organic produce for our kitchens and artisanal chocolate making from the bean to the barHistory of our organic farm, Emerald Estate. Whilst there are no historic documents, it is thought that Emerald Estate was established over 200 years ago, growing various food crops but that...

/ October 21, 2016

Emerald Estate Organic Farm’s Resident ‘Green Thumb’ Pawan Srivastava

Pawan Srivastava is Taking Anse Chastanet Resort’s Organic Farm Production to Delicious New Heights Saint Lucia resorts Anse Chastanet and Jade Mountain have been recognized over the years  for their efforts to locally grow its own organic produce.It all began...

/ October 21, 2016

Weird and wonderful beach activities around the world

Dive to see rare coral spawning in St Lucia Coral Spawning happens once a year and is one of nature’s most spectacular and rare performances. A handful of guests at Anse Chastanet in St Lucia are lucky enough to witness...

/ September 21, 2016