More about Saint-Barth
A 25 square kilometers island surrounded by both the Caribbean sea and the Atlantic ocean, St-Barthelemy is a tropical heaven of French influence, only a 10-minute flight away from St Maarten’s international airport. With more than 16 beaches, 80 restaurants, ultra-luxurious spas, endless nautical activities and particularly intimate hotels, St-Barthélemy offers each visitor tranquility, hospitality and excellent services in an elegant, yet relaxed atmosphere.
• The Capital is Gustavia.
• The time is –4GMT.
• Electricity: 220 V 60 Hz.
The official language is French but English is commonly spoken.
The official currency is Euro. Dollars are commonly accepted. There are banks and money exchanges in St-Jean and Gustavia. The Credit Cards usually accepted are Visa, Master Card and American Express.
Tropical with temperature between 24°C and 32°C. The temperature of the sea varies between 24°C and 28°C. No rainy season.
• How to get around St-Barth
Rent a car is strongly recommended, as there is no public transportation. Taxis can be available on request.