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The Glamour of St. Bart's

Martin Morrell Poolside at Maroma Resort & Spa.

Photo: Martin Morrell

Though it's just a 10-minute flight from touristy St. Martin, the ultra-exclusive celebrity hangout of St. Bart's manages to keep the masses away.

Hotels (3)

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    Salines Garden Cottages

    The affordable hotel's five simple rooms, near the Anse de Grand Salines, are built around a small plunge pool and named after destinations around

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    Eden Rock

    Whether it’s the rocky promontory of its setting, above the sunbathers on St. Jean beach, or the likelihood of rubbing elbows with Cameron Diaz or

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    Jackie's on the Reef

    Jackie’s on the Reef is a small holistic spa and guesthouse overlooking a coral reef in the west end of Negril. Owned by Salt Lake City native Jack

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Restaurants (6)

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    Au Regal

    This family-run tavern, restaurant, and sports club lies near the town entrance and serves simple, Creole-style seafood. In the one-story building

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    La Langouste

    Do yourself a favor and try the Creole cod fritters or the grilled spiny lobster at the hotel’s casual restaurant, with one of the best-priced menu

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    Wishing Well (Chez Rolande)

    While it isn't the height of glamour—picnic tables covered in plastic cloths, Christmas lights strung in the trees—this is the best bargain on the

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    Maya's Restaurant

    Situated on the Gustavia waterfront and run by a husband and wife team since 1984, Maya's Restaurant cooks up Creole tastes from seafood ingredient

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    Eddy's

    Owner Eddy Stakelborough greets every guest at his Gustavia hideaway. Don't miss the assiette cru: market-fresh fish served in a multitude of style

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    Do Brazil

    A misnomer, Shell Beach has, sadly, few shells. The sand itself (gray, rough) isn't top-quality, but the placid cove is ideal for kids. For a lunch

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Activities (6)

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    Mia Zia

    The shop carries bold pink tops and white Turkish towels edged with multicolored pom-poms.

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    Inter Oceans Museum

    Check out the shells from around the world, collected by a wizened old man who claims he hasn’t found anything on St. Bart’s since tourism took off

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    M'Bolo

    Laguiole knives with the outline of St. Bart's imprinted on the handle, shell-encrusted mirrors, and local spices fill the shelves in this tiny lit

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    The House, St. Bart's

    Even if you're not in the market for a 150-year-old wooden Buddha from Mandalay or a $10,880 vintage Vespa, this shop, in an antique former residen

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    Anse des Flamands

    With its soft sand and placid water, Flamands gets our vote. Reserve a beachside table at Le Case de l'Isle (590-590/276-181), at tony Hôtel St.-Ba

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    Anse de Columbier

    This secluded spot appeals to adventurous types, since you can only get here by boat or on foot. Hint: rather than starting from the hilltop in Col

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