French is the official language; English is spoken everywhere.
The Euro (€) is the official currency; U.S. Dollars are widely accepted.
4 hours behind GMT and 5 hours behind BST
A full British passport is required and it should be valid for 6 months after the return date of your holiday. Visas are not required for British citizens.
The most convenient route is via Antigua with an onward connecting flight with Tradewind Aviation, or a private charter flight with St Barths Commuter. Flying time from Antigua is approximately 45 minutes.
The Private Travel Company continues to monitor the progress of Hurricane Irma and our sympathy and prayers go to our friends in Anguilla, British Virgin Islands, Barbuda, St Martin, St Barths and Turks and Caicos who have suffered so much. The communication from these affected areas is still sporadic and we are therefore still waiting for detailed reports of damage. We do know that all of our guests and overseas staff are safe.
I recently returned from a trip from the beautiful island of St Barths in the Caribbean, an overseas collectivity of France; where I stayed at Le Sereno, Eden Rock and Cheval Blanc St-Barth Isle de France. All of these hotels have a unique personality, each suiting a different type of client. From glamorous and playful Eden Rock
We have handpicked a selection of stunning properties with outstanding offers for you to choose from in our Sale Collection. From the white sands of Barbados to the heady scented souks of Dubai, there is something to excite and inspire every desire. Make 2017 one to remember and book a holiday which will be remembered
Our travel experts are waiting to take your call, so they can discuss, book and plan your dream holiday. We follow the steps below to make sure that all the stress and hassle is taken out of your booking, leaving you free to look forward to your perfect escape.
Wherever you want to go on your next luxury escape, just pick up the phone and speak to one of our travel experts here at The Private Travel Company, who have travelled throughout Asia, Africa, Europe, the Caribbean, Mexico, the USA, Arabia and the Indian Ocean. They’ll discuss your plans with you in detail and start working on a bespoke travel proposal. They’ll then send you a quotation within an agreed time frame.
Once you have received your quotation your travel expert will give you a call to check whether you need further information or some changes to your bespoke travel itinerary. Alternatively, we may have hit the nail on the head first time around and you’ll be ready to book your holiday.
We are always on hand to answer your queries and make any additional holiday arrangements (restaurant bookings / guided sightseeing / activities) for you. Do call us any time prior to travel as nothing is too much trouble for us to arrange.
When you are ready to book your holiday we ask for a non-refundable deposit (which may vary according to date of travel and local booking conditions) in order to secure your flights and accommodation. We will then confirm all of your arrangements and send you a hard copy of your luxury travel itinerary and invoice.
Two to three weeks prior to travel we will send you your travel documentation in the post. Then all you have to do is pack, fly and enjoy your holiday, knowing you are in safe hands. We will be on hand 24hrs a day during your holiday in case of any emergencies. On your return we will give you a call to see how things went.