One-time Caribbean hideaway of Greta Garbo Eden Rock is one of the finest boutique hotels in the Caribbean.
Perched on top of a rocky promontory affording panoramic views of two beautiful beaches and the surrounding water, the hotel is within easy walking distance of the superb shops and restaurants of St Jean, making it perfect for those who are looking for more than just 'R&R.'
The stunning beachfront rooms and suites overlook the ocean while, on the rock itself, large loft suites enjoy 360º panoramic views, and an opulent 'themed' suite gives guests a taste of their very own slice of heaven. Or for state-of-the-art decadence, why not try Villa Nina or Villa Rockstar?
Dining at the resort is a real delight, endorsed by the fact that the locals regularly dine out here themselves. Have lunch at the relaxed Sand Bar and at night, head to the On The Rocks restaurant, followed by cocktails high over the reef.
St Jean, 5 minutes transfer from St Jean Gustav Airport.
Eden Rock comprises 34 stunning cottage rooms, suites and beach houses, all with terraces and some with spa or infinity pool. There are also two luxuriously spacious estate villas.
There’s plenty to keep you entertained at Eden Rock. The hotel is filled with art and even stages a yearly exhibition programme at its beachside gallery. Guests staying at the resort between mid October and the end of August will be able to visit excellent exhibitions which have in the past featured collaborations with the Gagosian Gallery, Tony Shafrazi Gallery and the Flowers Gallery. Guests of Villa Rockstar also get the chance to record their own soundtrack at the resort’s professionally equipped recording studio – the perfect Caribbean souvenir!
Dining at Eden Rock is also a unique experience. Lunch is served at the Sand Bar, where the menu features divine creations such as locally caught fish baked in the wood fired oven, whole-wheat crust pizza and gorgeous salads. Evenings are spent at On the Rocks, a chic yet relaxed restaurant boasting an exceptional wine list and stunning views over the reef.
Boat trips are very popular at Eden Rock thanks to it's luxury boat. Available for half day and full day excursions, this luxury is a perfect way to explore the stunning nearby islands, enjoy a unique picnic or embark on a sunset cruise. Visitors can also partake in a variety of watersports, including scuba diving, jet-skiing, deep-sea fishing, windsurfing, surfing kite surfing. And don’t forget the excellent fitness centre, kitted out by TechnoGym, as well as the rejuvenating spa, which offers a vast range of pampering treatments available in your own private room or in the brand new cabins.
If you can drag yourself away from this trendy, refined resort, then St Jean is just a few steps away – you’ll discover an assortment of chic designer boutiques.