Holiday Season in St Barts

What to do in St Barts during the Holiday Season?

Holidays season are just around the corner. The airport is abuzz with small planes and the most beautiful yachts in the world are in St Barts to celebrate the New Year. This festive escapade features white-sand beaches, turquoise seas, designer shopping, luxury villas, live music, and parties with celebrities. What to do in St Barts for the holiday season? Follow the guide for a roadmap to the high season in St Barts and have run through New Year’s Day!



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How to get to St Barts from NYC for holiday season?

From New York it is very easy to get to St Barts. There are two primary options. Hop a direct flight to Princess Juliana International Airport in St Maarten, then take a short 15-minute flight aboard Winair or St Barth Commuter. It takes longer, but is less expensive to take the ferry from St Martin. You can also transfer in San Juan, Puerto Rico and take a direct flight to St Barts with Tradewind Aviation on a scheduled flight or private charter (55-minute flight).



How to get to St Barts from London?

From London, the fastest route is a direct flight to St John, Antigua & Barbuda, then fly to St Barts with Tradewind on a short 35-minute direct flight. It is also possible to fly by way of Paris to Princess Juliana International Airport in St Maarten.



What’s new in St Barts?

While in St Barts, check out a few new restaurants on the island:

Among the new places, you can have lunch with feet in the sand at Nao Beach Club, which opened recently in St Jean between Pearl Beach and Eden Rock.

Romi Restaurant: are you a fan of Indonesian cuisine?
If so, the new restaurant at the Tropical Hotel is perfect for you. Try delicious cuisine that will transport you directly to Asia as you enjoy your meal.

Sella Restaurant, opens since March 2022. If you have not yet tried it, why not make a reservation and discover Middle Eastern food in an exception setting. A unique culinary experience.


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In the mood for a night with an Italian accent? Time to visit Dolce Vita, the new restaurant at Villa Marie in Colombier. Enjoy delicious Italian cuisine in a chic setting with colonial charm colonial.


What to do in St Barts for the holiday season?

By day, take advantage of the magnificent white-sand beaches of St Barts and many nautical activities. Or take an excursion on a boat or go sailing out to the fabulous bay of Colombier to admire the sunset with a glass of Champagne, or set off to discover the small islands around St Barts. Tour around the beautiful island on a jet ski. Check out the sea turtles on a paddle board or kayak in the Grand Cul-de-Sac Lagoon, or hang ten at one of the island’s top surf spots in Lorient, Toiny, or Anse des Cayes.


In the late afternoon, head to Gustavia for a shopping spree in fabulous boutiques featuring some of the top French luxury designers and jewelers, Hermes, Dior, Cartier, Chopard, Louis Vuitton… or discover local designers such as Lolita Jaca, St Barth French West Indies, and others. The stop for a pre-dinner gourmet drink at Le Select or the Bar de l’Oubli.


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DUA LIPA – LuisaViaRoma Gala for UNICEF – St Barts 2021


On December 29, you can go to the LuisaViaRoma Gala for UNICEF, which will be attended by such celebrities as Adriana Lima, John Legend, Chrissy, Teigen, Katy Perry, Ricky Martin, Dua Lipa Orlando Bloom, Emily Ratajkowki, and others for an exceptional dinner and live auction whose proceeds will be donated directly to UNICEF for children in need. The event features a concert by Lenny Kravitz and Drake. To participate, there are tickets at various prices 17,000€ to 40,000€ per person, or 145,000€ to 405,000€ for a table of 12.

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DUA LIPA – LuisaViaRoma Gala for UNICEF – St Barts 2021



Where to stay for the holidays season in St Barts?

Are you looking for an apartment or a beachfront villa rental for the holidays in St Barts? Here are a few that are still available, but act quickly as there is a lot of demand:


Apartment Aqua




You can rent this magnificent apartment located in St Jean, in a complex with a swimming pool. It has one bedroom with a terrace that has a magnificent view of St Jean bay. From there you can easily walk to the beautiful beach of St Jean, the shops, and various beach restaurants such as Nikki Beach and Gyp Sea Beach Club.


Villa Belle Etoile




Discover this superb five-bedroom, five-bath villa located in the neighborhood of Devet with a fabulous open view of the ocean, of St Barts and nearby islands. You will enjoy the elegant, tastefully decorated living room, as well as the spacious fully-equipped kitchen, and dining room. With year-round natural breezes and incredible views, this is the perfect villa for a family getaway during the holidays.


Villa Jasmine




Villa Jasmine is a new 4-bedroom, 5.5-bath villa in the hills of Gouverneur with a fabulous view of the hills, the ocean, and St Jean. Ideal for a place for a group of friends to celebrate the holidays. The rental price for the holidays includes breakfast.


Villa Astra




Villa Astra is a new architect-designed villa located in the heart of St Jean. Just a few steps from the beach, restaurants, and boutiques, Villa Astra has spectacular views of the bay of Saint Jean and the nature reserve, as well as panoramic sunsets, and every room embraces the breathtaking natural beauty of Saint Barthélemy.


Villa Chanticleer




Villa Chanticleer is an exceptional luxury villa with five bedrooms and five bathrooms. Located at the summit of Petite Saline and overlooking the bay of Lorient, the villa sits on a large piece of land with dense vegetation and gardens where the bungalows are located for guaranteed privacy. Ideal for a vacation with entre family or friends.


Last chance to spend the holidays with us in our little paradise!