St. Barths is known for its white, sandy beaches, opulent resorts, fabulous French cuisine, and this tiny French island still exudes a chic, laid-back vibe.
If you like a more down-to-earth place than some of St. Barths more posh hotels, go to Hotel Christopher. With its remote hillside location in a beautiful waterfront setting, Hotel Christopher is the perfect place to blissfully unwind and relax. This stunning hotel in Pointe Milou does not have its own private beach, but it is close to many famous or secluded beaches and only 10 minutes from Gustavia and the airport.
Surrounded by fragrant gardens, the 38 comfortable and spacious rooms and suites vary in style. If you prefer a contemporary style, opt for the ocean garden room, deluxe ocean room, ocean junior suite or the ocean suite with 1 bedroom. Many rooms boast a private patio and all rooms face the breathtaking ocean and some have more of a garden view.
St. Barths takes its food very seriously and the island is known for having the best chefs in the Caribbean. Especially at Hotel Christopher because they spoil you with the finest of breakfast dishes and other culinary delights. Taino Restaurant is an open space facing the sea, dedicated to breakfast and dinners, and Mango Restaurant & Bar is perfect for enjoying Caribbean seafood and well crafted sandwiches during lunchtime.
During the day chill out on a lounge chair by the fresh water infinity pool, or rent a jeep, explore the wonders of the island and hit one of the beautiful beaches. Need a little more encouragement to unwind? Try the spa. And if you like, go windsurfing, deep sea fishing, and the clear waters of St. Barths make it perfect for snorkeling and diving.