This lavish two-story resort on a tranquil 55-acre estate overlooks its own secluded bay. Mediterranean-style structures house 83 guest rooms and suites and eight three- and four-bedroom villas. Each accommodation offers ocean views from private balconies or terraces. Suites are augmented by separate living rooms. Property amenities include the beachfront French restaurant, L’Oursin, a popular beach bar bedecked with chandeliers and swings, and an extensive wine cellar boasting the largest private collection in the Caribbean. The resort also encompasses a 30-foot swimming pool, a free-form infinity pool, three tennis courts, a gym, a kids’ club and hillside La Samanna Spa nestled in tropical gardens. Outdoor activities, including boating, water skiing, snorkeling, kayaking and deep-sea fishing, are hosted from the Baie Lounge, and painting lessons and yoga classes are available upon request. The hotel is closed from the end of July until mid-November.
Lowest Rate: Deluxe Ocean View Room, $720; Editor’s Choice: Ocean View Suite, $1,150.
Access to fitness facilities; Non-motorized water sports; Wi-Fi
In order to offer you the highest level of service, online booking is currently not available. Please call Andrew Harper Travel at (800) 375-4685, or contact the hotel directly, for reservations.