10 Best Places to Propose in St. Barthelemy (2023)

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by Suzanne Sachs  5 min read



St. Barthelemy is full of perfect places to propose. Whether you and the person you love are enthusiasts for beaches, hotels, islands, waterfronts, snorkeling or good food and wine, there’s a beautiful spot to create a lifetime of memories. But where, exactly, should that most important question be asked? This guide describes some of the best places in St. Barthelemy to ask that special person to marry you.


In this guide we will explain the following:

  • Romantic Locations in St. Barthelemy for Outdoor Lovers
  • Shell Beach - Anse De Grand Galet
  • Gouverneur Beach
  • Lighthouse at Gustavia
  • Gustavia Harbor
  • Colombier Beach
  • Anse De Flamands
  • Toiny Beach
  • Romantic Destinations in St. Barthelemy
  • Saline Beach
  • Fort Gustave
  • Lorient Beach
  • Best Places to Propose in St. Barthelemy

Romantic Locations in St. Barthelemy for Outdoor Lovers


1. Shell Beach - Anse de Grand Galet

This beach is known for its unique seashell-covered shore and tranquil ambiance. A sunset proposal here can be incredibly romantic. St. Barts is famous for its breathtaking sunsets, and Shell Beach is an excellent spot to catch this natural wonder. Proposing as the sun sets over the horizon can create a romantic and magical atmosphere.


2. Gouverneur Beach

Gouverneur Beach is secluded and offers breathtaking views. A private proposal with the ocean as your backdrop can be incredibly romantic. Planning your proposal to coincide with sunset at Gouverneur Beach can create a magical and unforgettable moment. The changing colors of the sky as the sun sets can enhance the romance.


3. Lighthouse at Gustavia

The Lighthouse at Gustavia offers stunning panoramic views of Gustavia Harbor and the surrounding coastline. The scenic backdrop creates a beautiful and romantic atmosphere for your proposal.


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4. Gustavia Harbor

The charming harbor of Gustavia, the capital of St. Barts, is a lovely place for a proposal. You can choose a waterfront restaurant or a scenic spot along the harbor to pop the question.

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5. Colombier Beach

Accessible by boat or a scenic hike, Colombier Beach offers seclusion and natural beauty. You can propose on the sandy shore or from a vantage point overlooking the bay.


6. Anse des Flamands

This long, sandy beach is another excellent spot for a proposal. You can choose a quiet section of the beach for a more intimate experience.


7. Toiny Beach

Toiny Beach is known for its rugged beauty and crashing waves. It's a unique spot for a proposal, especially if you both appreciate the power of nature.



Romantic Destinations in St. Barthelemy

St. Barthelemy is full of romantic beaches, islands, and restaurants. These are some especially romantic locations for a proposal over a glass of wine, a spectacular island, or at a beautiful beach.


8. Saline Beach

Saline Beach is known for its natural beauty and is a quieter option for a beach proposal. You can propose on the sandy shore with the rolling waves in the background.




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9. Fort Gustave

The historical fort in Gustavia, the island's capital, offers a unique backdrop for a proposal. You can take in the view of the harbor while proposing. After your proposal at Fort Gustave, you can take a romantic stroll through the charming historic streets of Gustavia and celebrate your engagement at one of the town's restaurants or cafes.


10. Lorient Beach

Another lovely beach option, Lorient Beach has soft sand and a more relaxed atmosphere. You can propose with a beach picnic or at a beachfront restaurant. Compared to some of the more popular and crowded beaches on the island, Lorient Beach tends to be quieter and less crowded. This can create a more intimate and private setting for your proposal.



Best Places to Propose in St. Barthelemy

While it can be tempting to get wrapped up in elaborate proposal plans, sometimes the very best way to ask the question is a classic, heartfelt, on-one-knee moment. Whatever you and your soon-to-be fiance or fiancee enjoy, St. Barthelemy has beautiful and memorable places to propose. Make one of these romantic locations your special place by proposing with the perfect vintage engagement ring.



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Suzanne Sachs

Suzanne has always believed vintage rings can change lives. She's been in the jewelry industry for over 35 years, working with vintage jewelers, diamond dealers, diamond cutters, and gemologists. Suzanne started Artdecodiamonds in 2000 and understood the demand for vintage rings throughout the world. She ultimately started VintageDiamondRing.com in 2014, and understands each vintage ring is a reflection of you – your history, your relationships, your style, your elegance and is honored to have the opportunity to help you showcase your flair in a unique and exquisite way.


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