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Nice calm water, great for kids

Nice quiet beach, more topless then I though being so populated, but who is complaining watching... read more

Reviewed yesterday
New Jersey

We stayed on St Jean beach 3 times so far..its a beautiful beach ! walking distance form the local... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Boston, Massachusetts
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The island's most popular beach, best known for its white sand beaches and calm waters perfect for swimming and sailing.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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St. Jean, St. Barthelemy
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Reviewed yesterday

Nice quiet beach, more topless then I though being so populated, but who is complaining watching beautiful young French bodies? Great for kids to play, but gets hot with little breezes after lunch.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed on St Jean beach 3 times so far..its a beautiful beach ! walking distance form the local market and walking distance from Gustavia airport ...had an amazing experience each time ..there are hotels private villas for rent on St Jean Beach.

Thank Afsoon2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We loved this beach! It's right by Nikki beach so my husband and I and our 6 boys went to both! Beautiful!!! The staff is amazing and so friendly. We can't wait to go back again!

Thank Sheigha F
Reviewed June 11, 2017 via mobile

This restaurant sits in front of a small beach, sort of private. Now let's talk about the Nikki Beach Restaurant. My cousin and I ordered the same thing which was spaghetti and shrimp we didn't like our food. The service was okay, and our waitress...More

Thank wpetitt
Reviewed June 2, 2017

NIKI BEACH is better than Eden Rock beach. Nikki Beach restaurant setting is amazing! Water is warm, has beautiful blue-green color,beach has also some shade,

Thank Tennis011
Reviewed May 29, 2017

i saw and was on a lot of beaches mostly there were good St. Beach deserve to be more then good but not because of sand and ocean,but atmosphere around - friendly people,excellent hotels and food bravo to all of that

Thank josefbanin
Reviewed May 24, 2017

This is the best beach to relax, and work on a perfect tan! Rent one of the Seabobs at Eden Rock! They are awesome, and will help you find all the sea turtles.

Thank Fabiola_1221
Reviewed May 20, 2017 via mobile

St. Jean is personally my favorite beach in St. Barths. It is centrally located with many many restaurants and bars around. Not to mention the crystal clear calm water. Perfect for couples and families.

Thank emJadAllah
Reviewed May 16, 2017 via mobile

Wear a certain t-shirt from wherever you are from and strike up a friendly conversation with a stranger. Smooth sand, wide range of beach rental playthings, beautiful view, three very distinctively different restaurants. Never overcrowded. A perfect daily or twice daily ritual.

Thank Craig S
Reviewed May 11, 2017

Friendly and welcoming beach with towels and lounge chairs,bar service on the beach, the restaurant is top, quality, selection and nice staff. A must for travelers used to French Riviera beaches, without the hassle!

Thank Ivan M
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April 23, 2017|
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Response from Pamela B | Reviewed this property |
You can see the beach by the airport. In fact you will fly over it . St. Jean beach is very near there.
August 12, 2016|
Response from Ivette L | Reviewed this property |
Hi, most restaurants are closed but they are still A few good ones open. We stayed at Tom beach instead of the Eden rock. Their food is amazing, Orega, Pipiri, the crepes place are also open in town. Is more quiet than... More
August 11, 2016|
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I'm sure they are but we were told that the peak times there are during the months it's cold in the US.