Six of the top hotels in St. Barts have announced updated reopening dates for the 2018-2019 winter season.
Cheval Blanc St. Barth Isle de France Hotel on Flamands beach will reopen Dec. 1 following a renovation of its 34 rooms, its Guerlain spa, the White Bar and two dining areas.
Le Barthelemy Hotel & Spa, reopening Oct. 28, includes the addition of two- and three-bedroom beachfront suites, enhanced spa and redesigned dining spaces and rooftop bar.
Hotel Le Toiny and Toiny Beach Club, reopening Oct. 15, will have added eight villa suites.
Hotel Christopher St. Barth, reopening Oct. 17, will renovate 42 rooms and suites and Spa Sisley, reline the infinity pool and add new menus in the Taino and Mango restaurants.
Le Sereno Hotel, opening Nov. 17, will feature a new restaurant, redesigned rooms, new family suites with private pools, a new gym and enhanced spa facilities.
And Eden Rock Hotel is renovating its 34 rooms and suites and adding two suites with pools; it reopens Dec. 22.
Four hotels have not yet specified reopening dates, although they plan to reopen for the winter season: Guanahani Hotel in Marigot, Emmeraude Plage Hotel on St. Jean beach, Tropical Hotel in St. Jean and Carl Gustaf Hotel in Gustavia (the hotel was closed prior to last September's hurricanes and is under new ownership).