Guest Author - Rachel Rome
THINK ST. BARTS … THINK VILLSPA
Stay in a Wimco Villa on St. Barts With Spa Treatments Available
“Villspa.” This new phrase aptly describes the exclusive offerings at St. Barts villas, on the luxurious Caribbean island. ”Villaspa is a new style of spaaing, plus a stay at a private villa while enjoying soul rejuvenating spa experiences.
Wimco, the Newport, Rhode Island, a villa rental and hotel reservations company, offers five villas in its portfolio of 200 villas in St. Barts with designated, equipped on-premise facilities for the ultimate in spa and massage services provided by S.t Barts spa, the treatment division of Le Ligne St Barth.
Treatment menus can be viewed on line at www.lignestbarth.com. Le Ligne St Barth is an island-based company whose creams and lotions are sold locally and at London’s posh Fortnum & Mason.
In most other St. Barts villas represented by Wimco, a St Barts Spa specialist will bring a massage table that can be set up for a relaxing poolside treatment or inside the villa.
The premiere example of the “villspa” spa style is the opulent
Palladian-style six-bedroom villa Bon Temps. This stunning villa sits on a hillside on the west side of Pointe Milou with broad sunset views of Chevreaux, Fourchue, Toc Vers, St Martin and Anguilla. Surrounded by lush tropical gardens, the house is decorated in white, soft greens and blues with hand-painted tile lounge banquettes on the terrace, custom mosaic floors in the living area and limestone floors throughout the bedrooms and terraces. All six bedrooms have amenities including high ceilings, stone-tiled bathrooms and ocean views. Two bedrooms also have private terraces and outdoor showers. The in-villa spa is on the lower level within an air-conditioned fitness area.
Four other villas in St. Barts also have an on-site spa area with spa equipment.
For a hassle free spa/vacation stay, Wimco’s reservations staff books villas, spa treatments, air tickets, rental cars, boat charters, provision the villa, arrange for babysitters and make dinner reservations. To book a villa with a spa on St. Barts, please call 1-800-932-3222.
Wimco is the leading marketer of private villa rentals and distinctive hotels in the Caribbean and Europe. Now in its 24th year, the company has been sending clients to its exclusive portfolio of properties in St Barts, St Martin, Barbados, Italy, France, Mykonos and many other desirable vacation destinations. Fortune Magazine recently rated Wimco amongst the top five villa specialists in the world as the result of its strict selection standards for high-quality properties, the largest exclusive portfolio of properties in the Caribbean and Europe and its award winning client service. Forbes Magazine recently rated Wimco’s online villa rental service “Best of the Web”.
View Wimco’s villa rental portfolio at www.wimco.com or call toll-free 1-800-932-3222 (US) or 44-0870-850-1144 (UK). Better yet, book a vacation, a hammock and divine time in the sun.