St Barts

Where Cosmopolitan French Culture Meets The Lush Natural Beauty Of The Caribbean

Saint Barthélemy, St Barths or just St Barts - by any name - it’s known throughout the world as one of the leading luxury vacation destinations for elite travelers. The unique combination of a Parisienne-like lifestyle and breathtaking scenery creates a Caribbean paradise like no other.

The capital, Gustavia, has a renowned yacht harbor and offers first-rate shopping, dining, and nightlife. The scarcely developed island features a selection of upmarket hillside estate villas with impressive views of the cliffs, bays, and the vivid Caribbean Sea.


  • French - with English widely spoken


  • Euro - though US$ are commonly accepted


10-20%. A service charge may be included, but you may wish to supplement that with 5-10% for the staff.

  • Our Favorite
    Shopping in Gustavia
    The European twist to the Caribbean lifestyle in St Barts means Gustavia has excellent shopping, including high-end fashion, jewelry, and other luxury products. Shopping in Gustavia also includes good wine cellars and cute beach-chic boutiques.
  • Sailing Adventures & Yacht Charters
    The long-standing sailing traditions in St Barts mean guests can easily access a great selection of sailing and motor yachts which are perfect for tours of the island or the neighboring islands.
  • Hiking
    Being a volcanic island, St Barts has impressive cliffs and bays all around with easily noticeable hiking trails. The island offers many hidden gems for those who’re willing to walk and enjoy a little adventure.
  • Orega
    Specialists in Japanese and French cuisine with excellent sushi. Great location in Gustavia. Charming open-air terrace with a relaxed atmosphere.
  • Bonito
    Great location on the waterfront in Gustavia with serene views of the harbor. Cozy and welcoming restaurant serving a spectacular dining experience.
  • Tamarin
    Popular restaurant in Grande Saline with a romantic tropical garden setting. A relaxing chic atmosphere with a varied menu and an excellent kitchen.
  • St. Barths Bucket Regatta
    March 19-22, 2020 - Every year the world’s most spectacular superyachts gather in Gustavia’s harbor for the prestigious St Barts Bucket. This three-day invitational regatta features top-notch racing and exclusive on-shore social events, all in a stunning Caribbean setting.
  • Our Favorite
    St Barts Film Festival
    April 28 - May 3, 2020 - Dedicated to Caribbean Cinema, the festival screens movies at the outdoor cinema at AJOE in Lorient, at the Port in Gustavia, and on the beach in Flamands. Also be sure not to miss the annual round-table discussion with the regional filmmakers.
  • St Jean Beach
    Well-known family beach in the north with white sand and unbelievably blue sea. The calm waters are perfect for swimming, snorkeling, and other water sports. Good beach clubs including Eden Roc.
  • Flamands Beach
    One of the largest beaches in St Barts with plenty of palm trees for shade. A gentle rolling surf makes the sea fun for children.
  • Our Favorite
    Colombier Beach
    One of the quietest beaches in St Barts as you can only get there by boat or hiking. Few amenities but great for a day trip and an immersive experience into nature.