WIMCO's Top 5 New Villas on St. Barts for 2011 Include Premier, Personalized Concierge Services Through Wimcosbh

NEWPORT, RI - January 12, 2011 - Planning that perfectly chic St. Bart’s vacation has never been easier with Wimco Villa’s new vertically integrated agency on the island, WimcoSBH, providing above-and-beyond personalized concierge services. WimcoSBH, headed up by island expert Fabienne Le Gall, has uniquely positioned itself as the most knowledgeable and well-connected villa rental and real estate sales agency on St. Bart’s.

Wimco’s thoroughly vetted selection of premier villas on St. Bart’s includes several newly constructed villas, filled with the latest features and ammenities. Here are the Top 5 New Villas from Wimco for 2011 vacation season in St Barts.

Villa WV VLP, a stunning five-bedroom villa right on Lorient Beach, with a private bathroom, LCD-TV, and terrace for each bedroom. The spacious center courtyard features a Jacuzzi, and outdoor cocktail lounge with views of the beach and water. The property also includes a gourmet kitchen. Rates range from $60,000 per week to $77,500 per week.

Villa WV KHA on Pointe Milou is a completely renovated dream home, ideal for family and friends vacationing together. Three equal-sized bedrooms, a pool, full kitchen, large indoor and outdoor dining areas, and unbelievable views over the surrounding islands add to the contemporary design of the home. Rates range from $13,300 per week to $19,950 per week.

Couples can look no further than Villa WV ACE, a beautiful new one-bedroom villa convenient to the shops and restaurants of St. Jean, with a romantic lap pool, spacious terrace and relaxing décor. The villa looks out on St. Jean Beach and the mountains beyond, and a covered terrace to enjoy the view outside. There is also a private sunbathing garden just off the kitchen and living area. Rates range from $3,250 per week to $4,900 per week.

Villa WV NKI’s gorgeous infinity pool looks out onto a panoramic view of St. Jean Beach and Eden Rock. The contemporary new property offers three bedrooms, all with incredible landscape views. The sleekly exotic wood architecture offers a relaxing and chic environment. Rates range from $11,000 per week to $15,000 per week depending on number of bedrooms rented.

For those that love to entertain in style, Villa WV ETY is the perfect combination of sea views, close proximity to the beach, and five large bedrooms. The large deck area features a surround sound Bose stereo system, a Jacuzzi, and two heated pools, including one with a swim-up bar. The spacious living area has a giant plasma TV, and well-equipped kitchen nearby. Rates range from $15,000 per week to $35,000 per week depending on number of bedrooms rented.

Vacationers booking their villa vacation through Wimco have access to a concierge line to arrange for dinner reservations, in-villa massages, boat charters, party planners, and private chefs. The WimcoSBH office in St Jean is manned by a cheerful concierge staff who are also available to address any maintenance concerns or issues with a villa.

About Wimco Villas

Wimco Villas is an award-winning luxury villa rental company, providing access to some of the world's most beautiful and exceptional private villas. In the Caribbean, Wimco represents over 200 villas on St Barts and offers an expansive selection of privately owned villas throughout the region including the US and British Virgin Islands, Turks & Caicos, Anguilla, Barbados, Mustique, Nevis, St Martin, Jamaica and Grand Cayman. In Europe, Wimco represents villas in Italy, the South of France, and Mykonos. In the Americas there are villa rentals on Nantucket, Maui and Oahu, Hawaii, and in Punta Mita and Cabo San Lucas, Mexico.

As well as providing accommodation and destination information, Wimco Villas can tailor make the villa holidays to suit each client's needs, whether it be arranging for private chefs, in-villa cooking classes, babysitters, yoga instructors, yacht charters or simply a restaurant reservation. For an insiders view of the island, read their St Barts blog at https://theviewfromstbarts.wordpress.com.

Voted 'Best Presented Villas' by the readers of Condé Nast Traveler. For additional information on Wimco Villas please visit www.wimco.com or call 888-503-0774. For information on Wimcosbh, please visit www.wimco.com/sbh.