This island is a sophisticated paradise for natural pleasures. The sand is pristine and soft, the Caribbean a crystal clear blue, the pools are infinity and the warm sun is pure therapy.
In its unique way this prestigious island also offers a host of designer shops and the finest gourmet dining in the French West Indies. This is the essence of St Barths.
There are 14 beautiful beaches to explore on the island, the following is a selection.
St Jean Beach
This is divided in two by our glamorous hotel Eden Rock St Barths. There are plenty of watersports available on this beach and good snorkelling.
Eden Rock St Barths extends an exclusive invitation to Eden Rock Villa Rental guests to enjoy the private beach where a team of attentive of beach butlers are at their service. Reservations are according to availability and arrangements can be made with the concierge.
A few minutes walk out of Gustavia town, this is a superb beach with plenty of dining options and cliff diving.
This lagoon is protected by a coral reef, with shallow waters so it is popular with families and also windsurfers and kiteboarders. Sports enthusiasts are well served on the beach by many rental shops. There is also a wide choice of restaurants and bars.
Swimmers will relish the fresh rolling waves for fairly gentle surfing. Along the shore are some high class restaurants for delicious toes in sand lunches.
A quiet beach with few people, no shade or bars. There is some super snorkelling and it is popular with nudists.
A short walk across sand dunes brings you to this beautiful beach, it can be a little windier therefore offering surfing opportunities. There are no services here, bring umbrellas and picnic. There is nude sunbathing to the left of the path.
Only reached by following a 30 minute goat track from Flamands Beach or by boat this is a more remote beach, though many people make the effort. The snorkelling is renowned throughout the Caribbean. There are no services on this beach so Eden Rock St Barths will be delighted to prepare your gourmet picnic.