Photo credit for pictures 1, 2 & 9: St Barth Flycam
Perched on top of a hill in Colombier, villa BWH or Fleur de Mer enjoys extraordinary 360° sea views, just one of the many unique features.
This impressive property of more than one hectare is accessed through an elegant hard wood gate and a road surrounded by natural vegetation.
The exteriors and the surroundings immediately set the tone. The essential elements of the typical St Barth architecture are present throughout the property, with the outer walls covered in white wooden boards, wooden shingles for the roof and local stone walls. Completed in 2001 and designed by the architectural firm ODP, this beautiful and spacious villa welcomes you with open doors.
The stairs at the entrance of the property are surrounded by two small waterfalls and pretty greenery which lead up to a patio with a Japanese pond and two splendid Gaiacs trees. From here, the rooms of the house are set over the same level. Four bedrooms can be found at the back and at the front, the kitchen, the reception room, the TV room and the master suite are spread along the huge terrace and the endless infinity pool.
With antique English furniture, mahogany floors, wooden jalousie windows and decorative objects belonging to a bygone era, the colonial style is fully present. Subtlety highlighted, luxury has not been forgotten. A Lacanche cooking range, antiques and carved stone showers are just some examples of the sophistication throughout the house.
The master suite is impressive. The pavilion houses the bedroom with its majestic four-poster bed, a desk worthy of the best writers, a seating area, an outdoor jacuzzi and a dream bathroom: his and her wardrobes, wooden furniture, natural stone basins, toilets and two huge showers.
The other four bedrooms all have en-suite with dressings and a terrace area perfect for enjoy the stunning views.
Located just below the parking at the entrance, hidden within the lush vegetation, there is a discreet but fully equipped gym in an air conditioned room.
Exceptionally private and inconspicuous, this property offers incomparable comfort. Dramatic perspectives over the sea, sunsets throughout the year and a unique location; Fleur de Mer really does evoke unique emotions.