Saint-Barth, French West indies
High above Colombier Beach , overlooking the gorgeous Baie Des Flamands, sits an irristible oasis. As the boho-chic new addition to the prestigious Sibuet Collection, Villa Marie Saint-Barth may have gotten a new name, but it hasn't lost its tropical aura. It's slpendid fruit tree-filled grounds offer a quintessentially Caribbean oasis of privacy. Amid a cocoon of palms and exotic vegetation, start your day with a delicious breakfast (five-star service included), best enjoyed on the veranda beside the resort's lounging pool. Local dining institution François Plantation, know for its exquisite Creole cuisine and impeccable service, now belongs to Gyp Sea. Over at the bar, mahogany ceiling fans send retro charm wafting through the air. The resort's 21 bungalows and villas are bursting with vivid colours - turquoise, fuchsia, ocean blue and canary yellow - and decorated with seashells, red coral, nautical rope, rattan and canopy beds. New in 2023 : rent a villa on the resort's private beach by theweek and enjoy five-star hospitality.