Le Guanahani is the only hotel on the island of St. Barth to offer a comprehensive spectrum of resort services and amenities. The hotel offers two generously sized swimming pools, two distinct beaches, an array of watersports, tennis courts and natural hiking paths, as well as complimentary children’s programs, a fitness center, a spa and a host of wellness activities.
Offering ideal conditions, Grand Cul-de-Sac is one of the island’s premier locations for watersports. Guests of the hotel enjoy complimentary use of non-motorized watersports equipment for:
Windsurfing • Paddle-boarding • Kayaking • Pedal-boating • Floating • Snorkeling
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Afternoon fly-boarding session
Kite-surfing lessons on three mornings
Jet ski tour around the island
Afternoon stand-up paddle-board tour
Kite-surfing is an increasing popular sport in St. Barth, especially during the period of the Alizés wind. The kite-surfing school, 7ème Ciel, offers private lessons with certified instructors.
Fly-boarding, windsurfing and swimming lessons can also be arranged.
Le Guanahani offers a world of fun and entertainment for kids of all ages. The resort’s Kid’s Club is open daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Participation is complimentary for children between ages two and six years (must be potty-trained). Daily activities offer a taste of French culture through interactive engagements and games. A complimentary Juniors Club program, featuring indoor and outdoor activities, is offered daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. for kids six to 12 years old. Reservations are required. Lunch is offered at Indigo when accompanied by a counselor. Activities are adapted on a daily basis according to the ages, preferences and number of children attending. Counselors speak French and English. Babysitting services can be arranged through the concierge with 24-hour notice.
Two flood-lit tennis courts are available for use by up to four players each and can be reserved in advance. The upper tennis court is surfaced with agile turf, a sand-filled artificial grass. The lower court is surfaced with classic clay combining synthetic grass fibers and graded material infill. Tennis racquets and balls are provided. Lessons with a professional instructor are available by appointment.Meet The Pro
Discover the island of St. Barth from a new vantage point under the lead of a local expert. Guided hiking excursions provide access to exceptional sites on the island. There are 15 paths, of varying length and difficulty, through gorgeous natural environments complete with rare plants and wildlife, some of which are available only with a guide.
Le Guanahani features a self-guided hiking path that winds through the peninsula which can be accessed directly from the hotel.
Deep-sea fishing trips, which depart directly from the hotel, can be arranged. Out at sea, the hotel’s resident fisherman demonstrates a variety of fishing techniques, and one can even complete the experience with the hotel’s Cook Your Catch program, in which the day’s haul is cooked to order by one of the hotel’s chefs.
Boating excursions departing from Le Guanahani’s beach are provided on the hotel’s Sacs 42’ speed boat. Picnic lunches can be arranged with the hotel’s chef.
Also departing direct from the hotel, jet ski tours—offered in 30-minute, one-hour and around-the-island varieties—are a fabulous way to tour St. Barth from the sea and explore some of its finest beaches.
Children and adults alike enjoy exploring the marine life within the natural reserves of St. Barth from the comfort and security of the Yellow Submarine. The tour offers wonderful aquatic views and allows passengers to see the wreckage of a fishing vessel that lies beneath the sea.
DAY TRIP TO NEVIS
The birthplace of Alexander Hamilton, the tiny island of Nevis is an exciting destination for a day trip. Visitors can explore historical sugar plantations, the wonderfully preserved Hermitage Cottages and lush botanical gardens. Nevis offers an array of hiking trails. The vertical ascent up the dormant volcano Mt. Nevis can be combined with an encounter with the cheeky Vervet monkeys who live in the rainforest at the base of the mountain. At the Four Seasons, the golf course designed by Robert Trent Jones II is one of the best in the Caribbean and allows non-guest play. Tradewind Aviation offers round-trip flights between St. Barth and Nevis every Wednesday.
Single- and double-tank diving excursions depart from the hotel’s beach or from the harbor in Gustavia. Within sites in the Caribbean or Atlantic waters off St. Barth, dive options include reef diving, deep diving, night diving, wreck diving and customized diving. The diving school is certified PADI, CMAS and FFESSM, and beginner lessons are administered in a swimming pool and/or in the lagoon.
Offered at St. Jean Bay each afternoon (weather permitting), this fun activity provides a swift and inventive way in which to explore the island’s fascinating underwater landscape.
Guided ATV quad excursions are a scenic and exhilarating way to explore the island.
Fees may apply to various services, activities, lessons and excursions.