Celebrate New Years Eve in St Barts

St Barts is the place to be on New Years Eve for some of the world's hottest parties

St Barths - GustaviaAnchor your yacht, pop that bottle of Dom Perignon, and get ready to party – it’s New Year’s Eve in St. Barth’s. A star-studded destination for A-listers across the globe, this little island is as over-the-top as it is beautiful.

Known worldwide for its lavish celebrations, most times on yachts, St. Barth’s combines French elegance with Caribbean flair, making it the perfect place to throw a New Year’s Eve party.

Read below to find out why St. Barth’s is the ideal Caribbean yacht charter destination for the ultimate New Year’s Eve:

The Scene

Looking for A-list dining and nightlife? There’s no place better than dazzling St. Barth’s. With popular restaurants like La Plage, La Guerite and Maya, as well as late-night wine bars like Papillon Ivre, St. Barth’s boasts a myriad of renowned restaurants offering the best in French wine and cuisine. If partying is more your style, you can’t beat the hotel parties at hotspots like the Eden Rock, Le Toiny, Le Sereno Hotels or the new Cheval Blanc Resort, or head to popular nightclubs, like Le Ti Club.

If you haven’t guessed already, the yacht scene on St. Barth’s is certainly not to be missed. The island’s capital is home to Gustavia Harbor, and that’s where you’ll find the locale’s largest and most extravagant yachts. Before the clock strikes midnight, pull up yours, join the glitterati, and dance, drink and party into the new year from the comfort of your very own floating mansion and party venue.

The Stars

And while you take in the glamour, look around: you’ll find stars everywhere you turn. St. Barth’s New Year’s Eve regulars include: Leonardo DiCaprio, Rihanna, Heidi Klum, Jessica Alba, Chrissy Teigen, John Legend, Lindsay Lohan, Lana Del Rey, Salma Hayek, Channing Tatum, Sean “Diddy” Combs and Rachel Zoe, to name a few.

The Island

St. Barth’s is undoubtedly one of the most secluded, and most exclusive, islands in the world. A small, but sparkling island floating in the Caribbean Sea, it boasts stunning scenery: one that includes diamond-clear waters, perfect beaches, rugged cliffs and stately, impressive mountain peaks. In line with its exclusivity, it’s filled with luxurious, seafront mansions, has no mass tourism, and is mostly accessed through ferries, yachts and private planes. Coupling its glamour with the utmost in privacy, there is virtually no paparazzi on the island – a plus for its many celebrity visitors – meaning charter guests can relax amidst stunning views, while enjoying all of the comforts of home.

In addition to its beauty, St. Barts is undeniably the safest island in the Caribbean, as it is almost completely free of crime. That’s especially great when you consider it boasts the best shopping scene in the Caribbean, selling everything from upscale fashion and natural beauty products, to original art.