Surrounded by a coconut grove in celeb-haven St. Barts, La Banane is at once relaxing and exciting, swanky and funky. Tropical air, fragrant with bougainvillea and jasmine, breezes through the hotel's grounds.
The eclectically decorated open-air lobby (a mix of mid-century modern furniture, a hand-painted mural wall, and bold citrus colors) imparts an atmosphere of joie de vivre.
Taking cues from the sea, most of the hotel's nine secluded villas are swathed in a pale blue and stark white color palette.
An abundance of natural light and vases filled
with freshly picked birds-of-paradise bring
the outside in.
Select neutral colored large furniture pieces (sofas, accent chairs, and coffee tables) to temper bright accents, like yellow and red.
to a minimum with
Warm up a cool color palette with distressed and rustic wood finishes.