You’ll Love: The sophisticated European vibe, two beachfront restaurants, and beauty that surrounds
What to Know: Arguably the most high-end of the hotels on island, it has many rooms and can have a busy feel
Insider Tips: Hotel guests absolutely come first. Your access to coveted chaise lounges and lunch reservations will be honored
Now part of the prestigious ranks of LVMH properties like those in Courchevel and the Maldives, Cheval Blanc St-Barth Isle de France retained its beloved beachfront charm, while growing in size with the acquisition of the former Taiwana next door. It now boasts two restaurants: La Case, in the original location, offers gourmet, almost pristine dishes, whereas La Cabane offers a more traditional beach lunch experience.
Nuts & Bolts: 30 rooms, 30 suites, 1 villa; fitness studio, spa, 2 restaurants; $$$$