By the Caribbean Journal staff
One of St Barth’s most legendary hotspots is making its return.
The chic Nikki Beach beachfront lounge is reopening in St Jean on March 30, the company told Caribbean Journal this week.
“A longtime staple on the island, Nikki Beach is proud to be part of a hardworking, courageous Saint Barth community, who all joined forces over the past several months to rehabilitate the island,” said Jack Penrod, Founder and Owner of Nikki Beach Worldwide. “We feel so lucky to have such a dedicated team and greatly appreciate all of the hard work they put into getting the location up and running again. Nikki Beach Saint Barth is coming back stronger than ever, just in time for the brands 20th anniversary.”
The newly renovated 295-square-meter location is a significant boost to the island’s travel recovery.
The new Nikki Beach includes a central square-shaped bar, a sushi bar, a main dining area and of the brand’s signature large teepee, with everything having been rebuilt, from the boutique to the rotisserie.
Nikki Beach first opened in the village of St Jean in 2002.
“The Nikki Beach family expects guests to feel very much at home at the new property. Most of the brand’s former staff will be returning to spread happiness and participate in our ‘Celebration of Life’ mantra,” says Lucia Penrod, CEO and CMO of Nikki Beach Worldwide. “Our guests will enjoy the hospitality and entertainment Nikki Beach is famous for.”