A few tips

  • St Barth is a French Island and is subject to the French immigration. At your arrival, you will need a passport or identity card and visa depending of your country of origin.
  • The climate in St. Barths is tropical and dry. The temperature is nearly constant at 28°C in winter, 30° in summer. The sea is at 26°C in winter and 30°C in summer.
  • Light, cotton clothing is the best choice. For women, the pareo is the king, nevertheless, without forgetting the chic little dress.
  • With respect to metropolitan France, it is 6 hours earlier in St Barth in summer, 5 in winter. With the United States, St Barth is at the same time as New York in summer, one hour later in winter.
  • We are in France, so the official language is French. English is however, understood practically everywhere.
  • The legal currency is the Euro. US Dollars however, are accepted everywhere. The exchange rate is subject to fluctuation, so it’s a good idea to check it before you leave. Several banks and ATM’s are at your disposal on the island.
  • Voltage in St. Barts is 220 V – 60 Hz. Most of the hotels and villas are equipped with 220 – 110v transformers?Attention! equipment in 50 Hz from Europe may not operate correctly.
  • Catholic Churches Gustavia Church every other Saturday and every other Sunday. Lorient Church alternates with Gustavia.
  • Anglican Church: Service on Sunday.

 


Découvrir l’île de Saint Barth


Découvrir ou redécouvrir l’île de Saint Barth est un immense plaisir. Pour la première ou la deuxième fois, le sentiment de plaisir est toujours le même. La douceur de vivre, le climat tropical, les plages de sable fin et la gastronomie locale sauront toujours séduire les personnes qui viennent passer de bons moments au soleil.