Travel and Accommodation

Saint Lucia

Discover the captivating beauty of Saint Lucia, where lush rainforests meet pristine beaches and where adventure and relaxation intertwine effortlessly. Whether you seek a music holiday, romance, rejuvenation, or thrilling exploration, Saint Lucia awaits with its warm hospitality and breathtaking landscapes.

Getting Here

By AirVisitors can fly into either Hewanorra International Airport (UVF) in Vieux Fort or George F. L. Charles Airport (SLU ) also known as Vigie Airport in Castries. UVF is best for international travel, while SLU is best for inter-island travel. There are options for direct flights to UVF from New York, Atlanta, Miami, London and Toronto. It is best to book flights sooner than later in order to ensure the best deals.
  • Travel time from Miami: 4hrs
  • Travel time from the UK: 9hrs
By SeaFor regional travelers, L'Express Des Îles goes between Martinique, Dominica and Guadeloupe, and docks in Castries
  • Travel time from Martinique: 1.5hrs

Airport Transfers

Transfers from UVF
Taxis from the UVF airport are a 1.5 - 2 hour drive to the north of the island where the festival is taking place. Prices will range from $25-30 USD per person (for a group over 3 persons) to $150 USD per person.
Taxis from the Castries Ports
Taxis from SLU and the sea port to Rodney bay is a 20-30 minute drive, and will range from $25-35 USD.


The best lodging for visitors is in Rodney Bay and surrounding areas. There are accommodations ranging from hotels (both all-inclusive and not), AirBnbs, and villas. We recommend Harbor Club and Bay Gardens as they are in the Rodney Bay area and in close proximity to the best beaches in Saint Lucia. 

Stay at the Harbor Club
An Official Accommodation Partner

Harbor Club offers an assortment of amenities such as 2 swimming pools, a fitness center, a spa, and multiple fine dining options. Located mere minutes from the festival grounds, check out the link for rates special ZEMI Festival rates. 

Bay Gardens Resorts

With four locations in Rodney Bay, Bay Gardens Resorts is only a few minutes drive form the festival grounds. With options to suit various budgets, Bay Gardens is a convenient place to rest your head between parties. 

For Villa Options, please contact us.