Luxury Eden Rock St. Barths: We'll be back next summer By Gay Nagle Myers / October 05, 2017 Share 1 Eden Rock St. Barth's says many villa rentals on the island will be ready to welcome guests in mid-November, including Maison Blanc Bleu. -- The Oetker Collection's Eden Rock St. Barths plans to reopen in summer 2018, following repairs to the luxury hotel, which was hammered by Hurricane Irma. The luxury resort will undergo extensive rebuilding and plans to renovate its 34 rooms, suites and houses.Eden Rock's villa rental program will relaunch operations in mid-November, with the hotel indicating that many properties on St. Barts will be ready to welcome guests by then. All villas are within a 15-minute drive from St. Jean Bay, home to the Eden Rock. The hotel provides the service of a butler, chef and concierge."Our team is working to restore our beloved hotel. Incredible solidarity has been driving the island the past few weeks and many services have been restored. The support and encouragement from many has meant the world to us," said Fabrice Moizan, Eden Rock's general manager.Tradewind Aviation is operating daily scheduled flights between San Juan and St. Barts. Private charter flights also are available.Scheduled flights between Nevis and St. Barts will resume on Dec. 15.Tradewind also plans to add more flights between Antigua and St. Barts.Winair will resume commercial flights on Oct. 6 between St. Barts, Saba, St. Eustatius and St. Kitts.