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Gustavia
Red roofed buildings speckle the lush tropical landscape in Gustavia, St. Bart's tiny, relaxed Caribbean capital whose historic sites can be reached in one day of trekking around town. 17th century forts line the harbor, from Fort Karl in the north to Fort Gustaf with its lighthouse and cannons in the south. Near Fort Gustaf is the popular Shell Beach, where beachcombers rove for sparkling shells. The town's many duty-free boutiques call to shoppers while cozy cafes offer views over the harbor.

All things to do » Things to do

Shell Beach
Shell Beach
This beach is littered with shells for that perfect vacation memento.
Attraction type: Beaches
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St. Barth Municipal Museum (Musee Municipal de St. Barthelemy)
St. Barth Municipal Museum (Musee Municipal de St. Barthelemy)
The history and culture of St. Barts presented in documents, photographs and an exhibition on the plant and animal life on the island.
Attraction type: History Museums

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Colombier Beach
Colombier Beach(St. Barthelemy)
Relax on this shady, isolated beach - after that 30 minute walk to get there from the main road, you'll need it.
Attraction type: Beaches
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St. Jean Beach
St. Jean Beach(St. Jean)
The island's most popular beach, best known for its white sand beaches and calm waters perfect for swimming and sailing.
Attraction type: Beaches
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St. Jean Beach
St. Jean Beach(St. Jean)
The island's most popular beach, best known for its white sand beaches and calm waters perfect for swimming and sailing.
Attraction type: Beaches
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All places to eat » Places to eat

L'Isola
L'Isola
Ranked #1 of 62 Restaurants in Gustavia
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Late Night, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Bonito St Barth
Bonito St Barth
Ranked #2 of 62 Restaurants in Gustavia
Price: $56 - $72
Cuisines: French, Contemporary
Good for: Business meetings, Scenic view, Romantic, Bar scene, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer
Do Brazil
Do Brazil
Ranked #3 of 62 Restaurants in Gustavia
Cuisines: Caribbean
Good for: Scenic view, Families with children, Bar scene
Dining options: Drinks, Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Isoletta
Isoletta
Ranked #4 of 62 Restaurants in Gustavia
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Black Ginger
Black Ginger
Ranked #5 of 62 Restaurants in Gustavia
Cuisines: Asian, Thai
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

La Presqu'ile
La Presqu'ile
$38 - $56 ()
Ranked #2 of 3 Hotels in Gustavia
Villa Harbor View
Villa Harbor View
$150 - $250

Additional nearby recommended accommodations:

Christopher St Barth
4.5 of 5
Christopher St Barth
$430 - $1,876 (€386 - €1,684)
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Anse de Lorient
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Nearby recommended accommodations:

Eden Rock - St Barths
5.0 of 5
Eden Rock - St Barths
$717 - $3,314 (€644 - €2,975)
Ranked #1 of 8 Hotels in St. Jean
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Eden Rock - St Barths
5.0 of 5
Eden Rock - St Barths
$717 - $3,314 (€644 - €2,975)
Ranked #1 of 8 Hotels in St. Jean
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Hotel Taiwana
4.0 of 5
Hotel Taiwana
$468 - $2,900
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

Nearby recommended accommodations:

Hotel Le Toiny
5.0 of 5
Hotel Le Toiny
$1,738 - $2,272
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Toiny
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Hotel Le Toiny
5.0 of 5
Hotel Le Toiny
$1,738 - $2,272
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Toiny
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Belmond La Samanna
5.0 of 5
Belmond La Samanna
$512 - $2,161
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Terres Basses
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