Our coziest and best priced cottage
Calabash Cottage sleeps up to 2 adults + 1 child
Calabash cottage is set within a 60 acre historic plantation near secluded beaches. The charming one bedroom, one bathroom studio apartment is part of the Balenbouche Plantation Guest house on the South West Coast of St Lucia. It owes its name to the Calabash St Lucia national tree. The spacious front deck with breakfast table and lounge chair is a great place to relax or have a meal. Although surrounded by nature, the bedroom and bathroom are more enclosed and built with concrete, which keeps the interior cool and protected from the elements.
The Calabash cottage is located near the Almond Cottage and the Balenbouche Plantation house – less secluded than our other one accommodations, but still very private. If you are looking for an authentic and inexpensive accommodation in a beautiful natural surroundings, our Calabash Cottage might just be the perfect place to settle in!
April 16 – December 14
December 15 – April 15
10% off stays over 1 week
20% off stays over 2 weeks
Calabash is ideal for a single person, couple or a couple with child. A baby bed or extra twin bed can easily be placed in the adjoining room connected to the bedroom. The water in the shower is heated with a solar tank. The bed is enclosed with a square mosquito net. A fan, under counter fridge and electric kettle are also provided. if you need anything else, just ask!
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the main difference between Frangipani and Calabash Cottage?
Calabash has a Queen sized bed and a regular shower, whereas Frangipani has a King bed and a natural stone shower. The deck in Calabash is larger, and the bedroom is more enclosed. Frangipani is more secluded, Calabash is closer to the main house and the other cottages.
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