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LE BARTHÉLEMY HOTEL & SPA A MAGICAL OASIS IN THE FRENCH WEST INDIES By Kristin Sluyk

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chic island escape infused with French influ- Le Barthélemy Hotel & Spa ence, Le Barthélemy Hotel & Spa, set on a white sand beach in Grand Cul-de-Sac, is the epitome of luxury. Carefully designed with the island of St. Barts as its muse, the hotel invites the ocean into each of its elegantly appointed 44 rooms and suites, holistic spa oasis — in partnership with La Mer — and oceanfront dining venues. Surrounded by crystal clear waters, the boutique property offers an array of activities for everyone. Go snorkeling in the Nature Reserve, home to 45 species of coral, 165 species of fish, and seven friendly sea turtles; glide over the lagoon in a glass bottom kayak; do a private oceanfront yoga flow; and enjoy cocktails, live music, and a whimsical sea breeze at the rooftop bar Whiskey Tango Foxtrot. Book yourself in the bi-level La Plage Suite, the most coveted room on the property, a haven of Villa Living Room Coconut Infused Ceviche relaxation with walk-out access to the beach. Or @lindsaypaigestein book one of the two even more exclusive twostory oceanfront villas, equipped with six en-suite bedrooms, a 55-foot infinity pool, outdoor rain showers, and butler-style service. With local fishermen bringing fresh seafood daily, there’s no shortage of delectable French and island-inspired cuisine at Le Barthélemy. One choice is Aux Amis, a restaurant headed up by the chef William Girard; another is Aux Amis Plage, a casual beach restaurant where guests can dine with their toes in the sand. (Don’t miss the island favorite mahi mahi coconut-infused ceviche, topped with fresh herbs and peanuts.) Fresh cocktails, juices, and cappuccinos are Michelin-starred chef Jean-Denis Rieubland, of Royal Champagne available all day at Le Bar, Le Turquoise, and the Coffee Corner. Hotel & Spa, to cook up some delicious French-inspired dishes Inhale, exhale, and enter Le Spa, a sanctuary of holistic wellwith the hotel’ s chef William Girard. ness flooded with natural light and soothing essential oils misted Le Barthélemy has an exclusive offer, FALL IN LE BARTH, throughout the air. Take a dip in the hot and cold hydrotherapy for travel between October 28 and November 20. Guests receive a pools to relax and reinvigorate your body and soul; revive sunrental car to explore the island throughout their stay, a complimenkissed skin with a La Mer Miracle Broth facial, and bask in the eutary mini-bar set, private roundtrip transfers to and from the hocalyptus hammam and wood-lined sauna while sipping exotic teas. tel, and a complimentary wellness experience at Le Spa, with rates Leave in a total state of bliss. starting a 720 euros per night. Just in time for the festival and autumn season, from November 6 through 10, travelers can awaken their taste buds at the island’s lebarthelemyhotel.com | chillau@lebarth.com | @lebarthelemy  sixth annual Gourmet Festival. Le Barthélemy will be hosting the 844.553.2278 | +590 590 77 48 48 Social Life

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Social Life - August 2019 - Sasha Pieterse  

Social Life Magazine is the premier luxury publication for the Hamptons, celebrating 16 years of print. This issue features Sasha Pieterse.

Social Life - August 2019 - Sasha Pieterse  

Social Life Magazine is the premier luxury publication for the Hamptons, celebrating 16 years of print. This issue features Sasha Pieterse.