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St. Barth Home Lists for $57 Million

 A major home in St. Barth has hit the market for around $57.4 million, Caribbean Journal has learned. The stunning Grande Maison des Etoiles estate has been listed by St. Barth Properties Sotheby’s International Realty. The home, located in the …

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Taking the Kids to St Barth? This Is Where to Stay.

 While St Barth is itself the ultimate destination in the Caribbean for many travelers, it’s also a terrific family destination, whether you’re staying in a villa or a resort. But one island property has upped the ante: LVMH’s Cheval Blanc …

A Wellness Weekend in St. Barth

 St. Barth luxury hotel Le Guanahani is hosting a wellness weekend from March 2-5, 2017. “Meditate ON…Sunshine at Le Guanahani” promises to offer guests a refreshing and immersive experience on the hotel’s own private peninsula. “Wellness is a growing travel …

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Villa Marie in St. Barth.

 There’s a major new luxury hotel on tiny St. Barth: Villa Marie. The self styled “tropical chic” five-star property is the brainchild of the Sibuet family, whose Maisons and Hotels Sibuet label is on a host of hotels in the …

 St. Barth is rolling out a lineup of events for this year featuring music, film, food, sailing and more. Guests will arrive to find a host of festivals, regattas and cultural adventures all year round. (See the rankings of the …

 It’s our favorite beach in St. Barth, a raw, wild, wide stretch of sand that is as exotic as it is beautiful. It’s set on the far south of the island, and accessed by a short sandy hike. This is …

 There’s a new day trip option for travelers in St. Barth — a getaway to Saba. Winair has announced the launch of a new direct route between the neighboring islands. Operating once a week in each direction, the 15-minute flight …

 One of the Caribbean’s most luxurious spas has expanded its menu. Spa Le Sereno, the spa at the Le Sereno resort on St. Barth’s Grand Cul-de-Sac beach, has added six new body and facial treatments to its menu Highlights include …

Flamands

 It’s home to one of the most luxurious resorts in the Caribbean: the Cheval Blanc St. Barth Isle de France, the only LVMH hotel in the Caribbean. But Flamands Beach is equally magnificent, a stretch of white sand beach and …

Flights to St. Barth

 There’s a reason St. Barth is so exclusive (other than its incredible resorts, beautiful beaches, nightlife and luxury shopping, among other things). It isn’t the easiest island to get to. It’s got one of the world’s smallest runways, meaning only …

La Casa del Habano

 ST. BARTH – You walk into a small storefront in St. Jean and immediately know you’re home. Surrounded by boxes of cigars, panama hats and humidors, you’ve arrived in a kind of embassy of Cuba in St. Barth. This is …

Seeing Clearly

 The joy of St. Barth is that, while it’s a tiny island, it’s full of tucked away spots, secluded beaches and romantic vistas. Just take a quick morning trip and you’ll have the sand all to yourself, like here at …

St Barts Hotels

 It’s the best-kept secret in St. Barth, and a rarefied hotel for travelers in the know. This is Hotel Le Village, perched on a hillside in St. Jean. It’s a hideaway hotel that is among our favorites, because you get …

Gouverneur Beach

 Is this the perfect St Barth beach? Gouverneur Beach has it all: powder-white sand, sparkling turquoise water, sweeping cliffs … and it’s often got far less traffic than some of its more popular counterparts. That means it isn’t just beautiful …

St Jean Beach

 It’s famous for its party scene, from Tom Beach to the Eden Rock, but the lovely stretch of sand in St Jean, St Barth can be an impossibly relaxing place, too, especially in the early morning. Here’s what it’s like …

O Corail

 GRAND CUL DE SAC — It’s early. Not morning, but not quite lunchtime. On a hot summer day in the French Caribbean, that means only one thing: a Ti’ Punch. The world’s greatest (and simplest) cocktail: Rhum agricole blanc, a …

Le Guanahani

 It’s just about perfect. While St Barth is full of spectacular luxury hotels, one could argue that no hotel on this French Caribbean island blends food, spa, accommodations and the beach, better than Le Guanahani. This boutique property with just …

Grand Cul de Sac

 It’s early morning on one of the best beaches in St Barth – Grand Cul de Sac Beach, home to several of the island’s top hotels and a rather good beach bar called O’ Corail. Here’s what it’s like.