Christophe Harbour Blog

Ballast Bay Outfitters Opening at Christophe Harbour Marina

By Katherine in Adventure, Community, Marina, Shopping, St. Kitts, Yachting

Christophe Harbour is pleased to introduce its luxury retail shops launching in the marina village. In this week’s profile, we’re excited to showcase Ballast Bay Outfitters:

St. Kitts and Nevis are known for their iconic volcanic peaks and crystal blue waters, a landscape made perfect by nature and perfect for outdoor adventure. From challenging hikes to cross-channel swims, mountain biking to padddleboarding, adventure is always just a hop, skip or jump away.

Enter Ballast Bay Outfitters, the newest addition to the retail shops at Christophe Harbour’s marina village.  Ballast Bay Outfitters is the first true “outfitter” in the Federation to offer a full line of outdoor sportswear and equipment...

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Paradise regained: the natural world of Sugarloaf Peak

By Katherine in Adventure, St. Kitts

When life means being stuck on a highway chock-a-block with fuming vehicles, or pounding the pavement in a mad rush to get to work, it’s time to walk your way to sanity.

Where better to savour nature at its sweetest than with a calypso saunter up the sugarloaf trail, Christophe Harbour’s newest amenity. The trail leads from Cardinal Point up to Sugarloaf Peak high above Sandy Bank Bay. A lower and upper trail means endless opportunities to enjoy nature at its finest and get in a good workout.

Keep an eye out for wild goats and multi-hued birds, exotic trees and flowers. There’s plenty to observe in this small dose of Caribbean...

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Game. Set. Match. The newest Christophe Harbour amenity

By Katherine in Adventure, Community, Wellness

Christophe Harbour Members and guests can now enjoy a little friendly competition on our newest amenity. Our new AGILE turf tennis court is a short walk from The Pavilion beach club and from our private Caribbean residences in Sandy Bank Bay. It's been fun watching our Members play and even more fun seeing them discuss the results of their "friendly" wagers over a winning Marpo cocktail at The Pavilion bar post-match. 

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Christophe Harbour Welcomes New Concierge

By Katherine in Adventure, Dining, Events, St. Kitts

We extend a warm welcome to Shanda Labega, who has officially taken over as Christophe Harbour Concierge. A native of St. Kitts, Shanda has stepped into the role with long-standing community relationships. Her intimate knowledge of The Federation will aid her greatly in organizing each aspect of a Christophe Harbour member or guest's visit. Her familiarity with the area will benefit Shanda in creating distinctive itineraries for adventures and activities across St. Kitts and Nevis. Please join us in welcoming Shanda to the Christophe Harbour team.

Saying goodbye is never easy, especially when it's to someone who was an integral part of our team since Christophe Harbour launched in 2008. While we will miss working with former concierge Kathleen Brownsdon here...

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Greg’s Safaris

By Katherine in Adventure

Greg’s Safaris is ranked among the top adventures to experience while visiting St. Kitts. Choose from four exhilarating tours: Winward Coast Rainforest Safari, The Valley of the Giants Rainforest Hike, Mt. Liamuiga Volcano Hike, or Off-the-Beaten-Track Safari. Tours include spreads of exotic fruits, island pastries, homemade fruit juices and rum for sampling. Greg, a native of the island, has been touring St. Kitts for over twenty years. If you would like to learn more about available tours or reserve a safari adventure during your stay go to Greg's Safaris website.

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