- also abbreviated to St. Barth's
in French, or in English to St. Barts
- is one of the Leeward Islands in the northeastern Caribbean
The Saint-Jean neighbourhood
is known by many travellers as the tourist area par excellence
with its restaurants, shops, and a large choice of villa rentals for holiday accommodations. The easy-to-navigate Owner Direct Vacation Rentals website, makes this the first stop in planning
- and experiencing -- your Caribbean holiday
. After choosing your accommodation -- whether it is a villa rental, condo rental or a different choice of vacation rental - pack your suitcase for the never-to-be-forgotten vacation. For the active
: visit the archery range, play tennis or head to the beach volleyball courts. All are close by. Nikki Beach
offers all sorts of water sports.
Being a popular tourist destination, a variety of villa rentals accommodations
are here for the discerning traveller. Make your stay one that is entirely suited to your expectations. Does a villa with a breathtaking panoramic view appeal to you? Or, is a condo rental more to your liking? Vacation rentals offering you a place of solitude
do exist; unclutter your mind.
The main harbour, Gustavia
, wears its cosmopolitan-influenced heritage, established by the Irish, Dutch, Creole and French, as well as the Swedish inhabitants of days gone by. Here you will see luxury yachts and unassuming sailboats. Shopping is sheer pleasure. Most specialty boutiques offer duty free pricing
on ready-to-wear or haute couture clothing, jewellery and accessories. You may want to pick up a unique must-have item for the interior of your home.
Anse de Grands Galets
, is popularly called by its nick-name - Shell Beach
, and is within walking distance of Gustavia
. The sea-rounded stones, as described in the French version of its name, and the shells swept by mysterious tides, become your souvenir gems. Every day is a pleasant day when you swim or snorkel
and -- for the daring - use the rocky diving platforms to plunge into the crystal clear waters. Take time to dine in a relaxed atmosphere of a restaurant set close to the water's edge.
What could be more magical than opening the large sliding-glass doors in your villa rental on an early-morning Caribbean day? Your travelling companion has set out a plate of delectable Caribbean sustenance
, accompanied by freshly-squeezed juice, and placed it on the wrought iron table. Here you sit in the outdoor living room, and take in the vista of the Caribbean waterscape. Leisure is the word of the day
. Condo rentals, and villas, have everything you need - rooms to gather with friends, well-appointed kitchens, and every amenity to make your vacation home rental a pleasant and memorable holiday home.
Bookmark the Owner Direct Vacation Rentals web site and place it on your Favorites Bar. For all of your holiday plans, book vacation rentals for lodging that will be memorable, affordable and convenient – accommodation that is sure to be exactly what you are looking for.