St Lucia Accommodation at La Dolce Vita 1, Elephant Coast
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  • Property TypeHouse
  • Guests8
  • Bedrooms3
  • Bathrooms2
  • Minimum Stay7 Nights

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  • Listed on since November 2008

La Dolce Vita 1 is a highly recommended property for self catering in St Lucia for up to 8 guests visiting the Elephant Coast region.

About La Dolce Vita 1

Make La Dolce Vita your home away from home when you visit St Lucia. This is the perfect accommodation option for families or a group of friends visiting the area and visitors who want to stay for long durations. At the end of your day, come home to the luxury of La Dolce Vita.


With no accommodation on the beach front (as there is about a 2km greenbelt that separates the town from the beach) La Dolce Vita No 1 is situated in Beach Road, on the way to the beach, in the quiet residential area of St. Lucia, within walking distance of all the shops, restaurants, the beach and the estuary mouth - we are bordering a green belt across the road from our cottage.

The cottage has 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and an outside garden-shower: Spacious main bedroom with sunny bay-window overlooking the private garden. En-suite bathroom with toilet, basin, bath and shower.

The second bedroom has 2 single beds. The third bedroom is a spacious room that sleep 4 guests in 1 double bed, and a stack bed. Bed-linen is supplied - bring your own beach-towels (bath towels on request). All the beds have duvets. There is a small lock-up safe in main bedroom and a second bathroom in the passage with toilet, basin, bath and shower.

The kitchen is fully equipped and open-plan and offers the following: Under counter stove with oven, hob and extractor fan, Fridge /freezer, 210 L Chest-deepfreeze. Microwave, Toaster, kettle and cutlery and crockery to serve 10 people.

Additional Facilities

• This spacious cottage sleeps 2 - 8 guests.
• We will meet and greet on arrival.
• Private lapa / braai area with a built-in barbeque fire (braai)
• Spacious open-plan dining and lounge area
• Full DSTV - no need to bring your own card, DVD Player, Radio/CD player.
• Second under-roof patio in your private garden.
• 2 new Air-Conditioners + All the rooms have ceiling fans for the summer.
• Double lock-up garage, high enough for Land Rover 4X4 with roof rack.
• In the garage is a freezer for bait and a rack to put your fishing rods
• The unit is serviced daily except Sundays and pubic holidays.
• Laundry service on request.
• Secure, fenced in swimming pool.
• Our own fish cleaning facility.
• Within a secure complex with remote controlled access.
• The house is fitted with a burglar alarm linked to an armed response company.
• No Smoking Inside please - Smoking is only allowed on patios and outside.

Features you'll appreciate

providedonly in some rooms

In Room / Unit

  • Air-conditioning
  • Area information booklet
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom (shared)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Cleaning materials supplied
  • Desk
  • DVD player
  • Fan(s)
  • Hairdryer
  • Hi fi
  • Iron / trouser press
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Private pool
  • Safe for valuables
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Television (with satellite)

On Site

  • Air-conditioning
  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Garden(s)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Laundry service
  • Parking (garage)
  • Parking (off street)
  • Parking (undercover)
  • Pets allowed (by arrangement)
  • Security (alarm system)
  • Security (guard)
  • Smoking: in demarcated areas
  • Smoking: none indoors
  • Swimming pool

Food & Drink

  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)
  • Complimentary tea / coffee


  • Airport transfers
  • Tour assistance
fluentsome understanding

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans
  • Zulu

Rooms & Rates

Select your check-in and check-out dates to view availability and the rates applicable.

La Dolce Vita Cottage

This cottage can accommodate 8 guests at a time, and contains 3 bedrooms. The spacious main bedroom contains a queen-size bed, a small lock-up safe, and an en-suite bathroom with a bath, a shower, a toilet and a washbasin.

  • Air-conditioning  
  • Area information booklet  
  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • Cleaning materials supplied  
  • Desk  
  • DVD player  
  • Fan(s)  
  • Hairdryer  
  • Hi fi  
  • Iron / trouser press  
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)  
  • Patio / verandah / balcony  
  • Private pool  
  • Safe for valuables  
  • Smoking: not allowed  
  • Tea and coffee facilities  
  • Television (with satellite)

Sleeps: 8 guests (max 8 adults)
Children: from 0-18 years are allowed

Guest Reviews

3 Reviews from travellers. All reviews are verified.

Verified reviewexcellent

We really enjoyed our stay. The house is well equipped, safe and in a great location. It is a wonderful base to explore and enjoy a beautiful part of the country.

April 2017

Glenn Nesbitt (Johannesburg)

Verified reviewexcellent

We loved staying at la dolce vita, and was very sad to go.this house is one of the best houses for self catering in st lucia, and very clean and comfortable,, will never stay at another place when coming to st lucia again. Looking forward to coming back soon.!

October 2012

Loriscs (Vryheid)

Need to Know

Response timeLa Dolce Vita 1 typically responds to requests in 5-10 minutes.

Child policyChildren of all ages are welcome.

Closest airport(s)Richard's Bay Airport - 65km
Durban International - 200km

Check-in/-out timesCheck-in from 14h00 to 19h00
Check-out by 10h00

Exceptions to check-in times may be arranged a minimum of 2 days in advance, please enquire.

Payment methods accepted by the propertyPaypal, EFT or secure online payment via

Listed on since November 2008

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