Coco Palm announces the opening of the Golden Palm Events Centre to cater to the growing demand of meetings and events. Located at the AlFiona Plaza in Rodney Heights, the new 3,000 square foot Golden Palm conference room caters for up to 200 theatre style with catering facilities by KoKo Cabana Bistro. Golden Palm is the largest of the five conference rooms adding to PalmVille, Kreole, Plantation and Kaiso Conference rooms.
The opening night on Tuesday 8th July was hosted by Coco Resorts Chairman, Michael Chastanet, with the first big event with the Saint Lucia School of Music. “Coco Palm has become the preferred choice for meetings and the conference room has been added to accommodate the growing demand of this market. Our Corporate partners have become an integral part of our business and with our Events Department headed by Mrs Alta King-Destang and her team we have listened to what they need and have provided additional space” said Michael Chastanet.
Events Manager, Mrs King-Destang, who has managed this department for four years noted “We pride ourselves on the service and attention to detail to cater to our clients which has grown year on year. We strive to improve on each event and upgrade our facilities to meet the demands of our growing corporate partners from Saint Lucia, regionally and internationally.
Chef Richardson of KoKo Cabana Bistro and Creole Grill offers a variety of local dishes catering to the groups offering breakfast, coffee breaks, buffet lunches, hors d’ouevres and dinners. “We have created a menu to work with both our corporate partners and those planning special gala events which has been increasing year on year. The feedback has been very encouraging resulting in the corporate guests returning for Mother’s Day, Father’s Day and our Fun Fridays. Our Sunday buffet with the local steel pan has been a favourite for all our guests since the inception almost 10 years ago” said Chef Richardson Skinner.
The Golden Palm Conference accommodates up to 200 Theatre Style; 100 Boardroom style and 90 persons U-shape. Offering fully air conditioned, Secretariat room, WiFi, dual voltage, multi system projector, sound system with microphones, built in projector screen, flip chart stands, podium, wash rooms and wheel chair access.