For designer beach chic with a touch of romance, Hotel Christopher on St Barths is for you. Set on a quiet coastal spot overlooking the incredibly clear sea, this peaceful retreat is a sleek gem ideal for couples looking for a sophisticated escape. Gourmet cuisine, pristine rooms, masses of space and fantastic sunsets: it has all the ingredients for a dream holiday.
The boutique spa offers everything from massage, facials, waxing, hair and pedicures to eyelash extensions, make up lessons, pilates and yoga.
Pristinely decorated in elegant whites, creams and browns, the rooms at Hotel Christopher are a perfect mix of luxury, comfort and homeliness. Overlooking the tropical garden, pool or sea, each of the five standards of room come with a balcony with chairs and a table, polished wood furniture, Egyptian cotton bed linen, wifi, a hi-fi, tea and coffee facilities, satellite TV and individually controlled air conditioning. The panoramic suite has a separate living room and enough space for a family of 4, and the amazing Aloes suite has two en suite bedrooms as well as a separate living area and great touches such an ipod docking station and designer bathroom products.
The concierge at the hotel can arrange everything from scuba diving, fishing and jet skiing to tennis, day cruises and golf. They will also point you towards cultural highlights such as the Inter Oceans museum, as well as volcanic walks through the island. Within the hotel, a large wooden decking area curves around and over the free form swimming pool, which has an infinity edge overlooking the turquoise sea.
Breakfast and dinner are available at the Taino lounge, where guests can dine on an open space overlooking the sea. Serving meals created with fresh, local ingredients, it is accompanied by Mango, a creole grill serving up lunch and alternative dinner options. Room service is available for all meals, and guests can also venture into St Barths.
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