Christophe Harbour Blog

US Air Force Reserve Aids Christophe Harbour Foundation & Source Relief in Operation Autism Relief

By Katherine Verano in Christophe Harbour Foundation, Community, St. Kitts

A United States AIr Force C-17 cargo plane touches down in St. Kitts loaded with a delivery of goods for the new St. Kitts Spectrum Services autism centre. 

With a little help from the United States Air Force Reserve, "Operation Autism Relief – St. Kitts" is a success. Early this morning, the Christophe Harbour Foundation in partnership with Source Relief Inc. loaded several palettes of furniture, autism therapy toys and assessment tools onto a United States Air Force C-17 cargo plane at the Charleston Air Force Base. Some three hours later, the plane touched down in Basseterre, St. Kitts. with the materials, which are slated for the highly anticipated St. Kitts Spectrum Services Autism Centre, which is...

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Maintenance Schedule for Shoulder Season Effective September 4

By Katherine Verano in

It's been a delightful summer on St. Kitts, and we've enjoyed watching many of our Member famillies and friends enjoy their barefoot, island lifestyle here at Christophe Harbour.    In anticipation of what proves to be another busy season, we will once again dedicate a portion of our shoulder season for annual maintenance, repairs and upgrades at The Pavilion, SALT Plage, Beach Bungalows and Marina Village.  Some of this work is comprehensive and will require the following facility closures during the month of September:

The Pavilion pool, dining, and bungalows: Closed September 4 – 30 Marina Retail Shops: Closed September 4 – 30   Peppe’s Kiosk: Closed September 4 – 30   Watersports Center: Closed September 4 – 30...

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Congratulations to Christophe Harbour Employee and Manager of the Quarter

By Katherine Verano in Community, St. Kitts

Left to Right: Manager of the Quarter Andrew Graham (c) with Aeneas Hollins (l) and Jon Gersonde (r); Employee of the Quarter Rosita Liburd (l) with Jon Gersonde (r); and Employee of the Quarter Verniel Clarke (c) with Clyde Takayama (l) and Jon Gersonde (r)

Christophe Harbour Development Company is pleased to recognize three exceptional employees for their excellence and leadership during the second quarter of 2018. Acknowledging both front and back of house employees, Vice President of Operations Jon Gersonde and Human Resources Manager Akela Browne announced the winners at the company’s quarterly all employee meeting last week. Verniel Clarke from the Facilities Maintenance department and Rosita Liburd, a retail attendance at Joya St. Kitts, received the...

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Create Your Space: RAZO Shares Insights Into Caribbean Home Construction

By Katherine Verano in Community, Real Estate, St. Kitts

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to live the island life? In this series, “Create Your Space,” we share a glimpse of the people, places, and life that make Christophe Harbour and St. Kitts home. We'll also share some expert insight into how to create a space that you can call your own, whether you're visiting, shopping for a Caribbean vacation home, or settling into a new beachfront villa for good. Today's wisdom comes from David DiRienzo, President and CEO of RAZO Construction. David built the very first home in Christophe Harbour in 2010 and since then RAZO has built several other custom homes at Christophe Harbour and throughout St....

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Construction Activity on the Rise this Summer

By Katherine Verano in Community, Real Estate, St. Kitts

As we look around Christophe Harbour, we are pleased to see construction activity underway in nearly all residential enclaves this summer. Not only does this mean more Member families joining the Christophe Harbour community, but also more opportunities for the talented team of preferred architects, builders, landscape architects, and interior designers to showcase their exceptional work.

Customs House

Destined to be the most architecturally stunning building in the West Indies, the iconic Customs House in the Marina Village is scheduled to be complete this Fall. The team is busy applying the interior finishes, painting and trim work and installing flooring and tiling. The exterior façade will soon be complete as the remaining balustrades, stonework, and custom ironwork...

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