Le Toiny, St. Bart’s
St. Bart’s has lots of swanky hotels, but the refurbishment of Le Toiny, on 38 sloping acres of Morne Vitet, is making the most ripples. Their 15 pastel villas have kitchenettes, private terraces, and heated pools.
Get a deal: Visit letoiny.com for current packages.
Rates: Suites start at 520 euros (approximately $660) per night. The resort is closed in September and October; letoiny.com.
Isle de France
Find peace and quiet at this privately owned hotel on Baie des Flamands. Sleep in a spacious, crisp-white room, suite, bungalow, or villa―many with panoramic ocean views.
Get a deal: Visit isle-de-france.com for current specials.
Rates: Rooms start at 450 euros (approximately $571). The resort closes September through mid-October; isle-de-france.com.
Salines Garden Cottages
Even chichi St. Bart’s has bargains to be found. This getaway spot offers a home away from home. Lounge in the pool, go exploring, or enjoy the colorful international crowd. Then take the money you’re saving and dine in the island’s restaurants, some of the finest in the Caribbean.
Get a deal: Breakfast and airport/harbor transfers included. Visit salinesgarden.com for current promotion.
Rates: Cottages start at 90 euros (about $117); salinesgarden.com.