“Come on, Barbie, let’s go party,” at the dreamy adults-only Pink Palm Hotel on St. Thomas in the U.S. Virgin Islands!
As fans flock to theaters to relive Barbie’s magical adventures on the big screen, the excitement doesn’t end there. The film has ignited an interest in Barbie-inspired vacations all over the world, where fans can step beyond the screen and into the glamorous world of Barbie.
Barbie Glamour with a Caribbean Twist
Once the go-to destination guesthouse for those in the fashion, art, music, and film worlds during the glamorous 1940s, today, the Pink Palm Hotel is a charming 28-room adults-only luxury boutique.
With its signature pink color, the Pink Palm Hotel sets the stage for an unforgettable Barbie-inspired getaway combined with Caribbean tropical charm. Guests can escape to a world of sophistication, elegance, and luxury with stunning waterfront views, modern amenities, and beach bliss.
Each room has been thoughtfully designed, from the bedroom to the sitting area, with a unique layout that caters to your every need. Rooms are equipped with thick curtains, bedside tables, a wardrobe, mini-fridges, Nespresso machines, tea kettles, smart TVs, and free WIFI. Additionally, most rooms come with gorgeous water views and an outdoor space lounge!
The grounds feature a beautifully tiled outdoor swimming pool, a jacuzzi, and several curated gardens on a hillside overlooking the harbor. From swinging pink chairs to comfy lounges, guests can bask in the warm Caribbean sun while enjoying the views.
The on-site outdoor/indoor restaurant and bar, El Baritso, offers a welcoming atmosphere and a stylish dining area serving fresh local seafood, island favorites, and refreshing pink cocktails.
Barbie-Inspired Fun in St. Thomas
Located in the heart of St. Thomas’ capital city, Charlotte Amalie, the Pink Palm Hotel provides guests with easy access to the city’s waterfront harbor. You can shop, eat, drink, and play, all within walking distance of the hotel.
Guests needing a little Barbie-style retail therapy can stroll Main Street, where duty-free shops offer jewelry, clothing, and souvenirs. Art enthusiasts will be delighted with the city’s vibrant galleries showcasing talented Caribbean artists.
Visit Historic National Landmarks
History lovers should check out 99 Steps, a historical landmark built by the Danes in the mid-18th century, to get around Charlotte Amalie’s hilly landscape. Once you reach the top, you can enjoy the views or continue to the National Historic Landmark, Blackbeard’s Castle.
Relax Like Barbie on Beautiful Beaches
Vacationers can enjoy snorkeling, sailing, and basking on the beautiful beaches of St. Thomas, all while channeling Barbie’s sense of fun and adventure. And as the day’s activities come to an end, the area invites vacationers to experience a variety of bars and restaurants.
Go Island Hopping on a Seaplane
With stunning aerial views, blue waters, and green forests, a seaplane ride from St. Thomas to St. Croix is an on-of-a-kind experience. The panoramic views from the large windows are breathtaking, as you get a unique vantage point of the landscape below. This 20-minute ride will take you on a 42.5-mile journey across the beautiful Caribbean while you sit back, relax, and enjoy the views.
Pink Palm Hotel in the USVI
With its waterfront views, stylish accommodations, and Barbie-like atmosphere, this adults-only boutique is perfect for those looking for an unforgettable Caribbean getaway. Whether sipping pink cocktails poolside or reveling in the city’s vibrant culture, the Pink Palm Hotel promises an exceptional experience long after you bid farewell to its pink-hued embrace.
This article originally appeared on Wander With Alex. Featured Photo Courtesy of Pink Palm Hotel.
Alexandrea Sumuel is a travel writer and the founder of the Wander With Alex travel blog, where she provides vacationers with trip ideas, travel guides, news, and itineraries. She travels to experience, eat, explore, and, on occasion, escape! Alex’s mission is to help peopl find the perfectv acation destination.