Summer is the off-season in St. Barth, and the perfect time to visit for a peaceful, relaxing stay. Not only are the beaches less crowded - festivals, events, and discounted hotels are extra incentives to visit during July and August.
Fitness gurus will be excited to hear that Diana Bourel's signature yoga summer camp challenge takes place in St. Barth from July 1 - August 5, 2012. This fourth edition of St. Barth Summer Camp will be offered at lower, off-season rates.
Music lovers can also benefit from the summer months in St. Barth, with the 10-day St. Barth Summer Sessions from August 5-16th and the St. Barth JAM Music Festival from August 15-18th. If shopping is what you're looking for, the St. Barth Shopping Festival takes place from August 6-18th, offering various promotions, sales, and fairs.
Hotels are also offering special packages for the summer months. Eden Rock, Hotel Christopher, Le Toiny, Hotel Carl Gustaf, and Isle de France have all created luxury packages offering spa treatments, dining, nightlife and more. Villas are also available for rent at 30-50% less than the weekly rate during the high-season. Premium Island Vacations is currently offering discounted prices with included car rental and other services.
For more information on visiting St. Barth, please visit http://www.saintbarth-tourisme.com.