From the beautiful beaches, turquoise waters and breezy palms to the happening nightlife, luxurious spas and incredible villas and hotels, St. Barths has much to offer honeymooners, vacationers and wedding parties. Whether you're looking for a stunning wedding venue in St. Barths, or a romantic spot for a magical getaway, you'll find plenty to do on this posh island.
St. Barths weddings offer plenty of wedding venues, perfect for couples and their guests. From charming chapels and cliffside venues to beach setups and indoor settings, St. Barths has venues to suit everyone's tastes.
After the wedding, explore the islands. Try some of the amazing, upscale restaurants, go hiking, swimming, snorkeling, take a walk on one of the island's pristine beaches or explore the history of the island. Although St. Barths is typically quiet after dusk, there are nightlife options to keep visitors entertained. No matter what your interests, there's something for everyone in St. Barths.
Couples wishing to get married on the island must send an application to the mayor/City Hall. This application must arrive at least 30 days prior to the desired wedding date. The application must include the following documents:
- A letter signed and dated by the engaged couple with the specific date of the proposed marriage included.
- Legal copies of birth certificates of both applicants.
- Proof of identity of both applicants via copy of valid passports.
- Full names, birth dates, birthplaces, addresses and professions of the parents of both applicants.
- Full names, birth dates, birthplaces, addresses and professions of the two witnesses to the proposed marriage.
Please check with your Certified Destination Wedding Specialist for more details.
Travel Documents, Language & Currency
To find out the travel documents needed, check with the nearest embassy, and for U.S. residents, visit http://travel.state.gov/.
The official language is French, but most people speak English as well.
The currency in St. Barths is the Euro.
Climate & Beaches
Weather in St. Barths is typically pleasant and usually sunny. There's an average of 3,000 hours of sun per year. The temperature ranges very little from 68 degrees (F) to 91 degrees (F).
St. Barths has 14 incredible beaches, all of which boast pristine white sand and minimal crowds, even during peak season. All of the beaches are public and free to go to. Well-known beaches include Shell Beach, Gouverneur Beach, Saline Beach, Toiny Beach, Marigot Beach and St. Jean Beach.
Activities & Tourist Attractions
St. Barths offers a range of activities to keep every guest busy. If you love the water, try snorkeling, scuba diving, jet skiing, sailing, wind surfing or deep sea fishing. For those who'd rather stay on land there are plenty of areas to hike, as well as places to play tennis, volleyball or go shopping. If you want to be pampered, there are plenty of upscale spas which offer treatments like massages and mani/pedis. When you're ready to eat, you won't be disappointed with the range of restaurants. No matter what your interests, there's plenty for everyone in St. Barths.
Although St. Barths tends to be quiet after dusk, the island does offer plenty of options for those seeking some entertainment. From discos and cocktail bars to restaurants and concerts, St. Barths has plenty to keep visitors busy during the evening hours.
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