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Villa Capiz: Luxury Hilltop Villa with Pool, Jacuzzi and Panoramic Ocean Views

People7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Space 3,000 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 5 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 7

Perched atop an acre of beautifully landscaped gardens, Villa Capiz commands breathtaking views of the Caribbean and over 10 islands including St. Thomas. Let Villa Capiz be your private home as you enjoy the sunset from spacious decks, watch the night lights of St. Thomas come out and star gaze from the jacuzzi. The pool features several lounging areas, including a covered pergola and a dining table with umbrella. Comfortable furniture, top rate bedding, art from around the world, granite countertops throughout, speakers inside and out, and a gourmet equipped kitchen are yours to enjoy. Two master suites have walk-out showers, and the property is ideal for couples, families with young children and equally wonderful for a romantic private getaway. If a magical holiday location is what you are looking for, Villa Capiz is sure to please.

More Details

Owner
Deborah Visalli
Member since: 2009
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
26 April, 2017

Why Deborah Visalli chose Cruz Bay

After traveling the world we settled on St. John because of its unsurpassed beauty. Villa Capiz took our breath away and it was love at first sight.

Guestbook comments from the owner

My husband and I desperately needed to get away and unplug. Villa Capiz has been the perfect oasis for us. Thank you so much for opening your home to us. It's simply awesome. Your attention to every little detail did not go unnoticed nor unappreciated-inside and out! This was our first trip to St. John and God-willing not our last! Thank you again for all the TLC you've put into your home. We'll be back! P.S. OMG What a view!
May 2010
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Estate Chocolate Hole and Great Cruz Bay in Cruz Bay

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • smoking allowed ...
  • pets considered ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Safe
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Ensuite. Shower is indoor/outdoor
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Ensuite. Shower is indoor/outdoor
  • The master bathrooms have granite double sinks and spacious indoor/outdoor walk-out showers.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , this king can be 2 singles
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • The 2 master bedroom suites are equally spacious and are joined by an interior connecting door, making them ideal for families with young children. All 3 bedrooms are air conditioned.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Player
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Gazebo
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Large Cooler
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Small Cooler
  • Tennis ...
  • Terrace
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Wood Decking
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • live theatre
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Having spent many months at a time at Villa Capiz while our children attended school on St. John in the winter, we added personal touches to the home not normally found in a rental property. Artwork, landscaping, and attention to detail make this villa welcoming. It is very private and yet is close to town and beaches. Also available are ipod docking stations.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(29 traveller reviews)

Villa Capiz: Luxury Hilltop Villa with Pool, Jacuzzi and Panoramic Ocean Views
average rating of 4.862069 based on 32 reviews
5

Stunning sunsets and unbelievable views

  • 5 of 5

This hilltop villa offers up spectacular views, unbelievable sunsets, and peaceful gardens providing privacy and solitude. We enjoyed wondering the gardens enjoying the diversity of plants and artwork.

Attention to detail is on display throughout. The craftsmenship, woodworking, and diverse artwork make the setting.

The bedrooms are large and comfortable with private bathrooms and beautiful views of gardens and islands.

The gourmet kitchen is large and well stocked for those group dinners.

We explored a different beach everyday all within a short drive. Stunning white sand beaches, warm water, outstanding world class snorkeling on safe calm beaches was our favorite activity.

Finishing our day sitting poolside enjoying the view of St Thomas and cooling off with a swim in the villa pool.

We loved the feeling of a family home, welcoming and safe.

The setting is spectacular, and we recommend that if you visit St John , plan a stay at the Villa Capiz.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 25, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Stunning!

  • 5 of 5

WOW! Villa Capiz is a true treasure. Breathtaking views, comfortable beds, and charming decor that makes this villa truly one of a kind. The kitchen is huge and well equipped which made cooking at home a real treat! The pool and hot tub were phenomenal. we really valued the privacy this villa gave us. Cant wait to return to villa capiz!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 23, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

The villa was just as described!

  • 5 of 5

The accommodations were great. A really neat place to stay. The villa has an Asian flare. We loved the beautifully carved wooden doors. Plenty of towels, trash bags, dishwasher soap, beach towels.....having those little things really helps! The boys loved the floats at the pool and we cooked out several times on the grill. We even hopped in the hot tub a few times. We went to a different beach each day and had a great time! Will definitely be back! Thank you so much Debbie for sharing your lovely place, and many thanks to Gail & Peter for all your help and info!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Tranquil Vibes at this Tropical Zen Retreat

  • 5 of 5

The moment we entered the leafy tropical grounds of Villa Capiz, I knew we were in for a treat in paradise. Tucked into the lush landscaping were eastern style stone statues, welcoming us home and leading up and over a footbridge to the deck.

Morning yoga on the deck rewarded us with epic views of the teal ocean framed by palms and tropical vegetation sprouting everywhere. From above, we discovered iguanas basking lazily in the tops of trees, bright yellow bananaquits flitting about, red throated finches, and jewel toned hummingbirds flashing iridescence in the sunlight. It’s clear that the eco-conscious owners’ earth-friendly landscaping techniques have worked beautifully, just ask the birds!

Opening to the deck, gorgeous handmade wooden doors inlaid with soft pink capiz shells give Villa Capiz it’s name. The doors provide cool shade from the afternoon sun, or slide open to reveal an ocean view from the kitchen, where you stand preparing your next fruity beverage. The Capiz doors aren’t the only beautiful wood pieces here, you will find intricate wood carvings on many doors and furniture pieces throughout the home. There’s an artistic detail in every nook and cranny waiting to be discovered.

Lots of outdoor seating areas invite you to enjoy in the views, and we loved lounging by the pool, playing tunes on the outdoor speakers.

Each evening, we soaked in the hot tub and watched incredible island sunsets and moonrises— hands down THE BEST hot tub view I have ever enjoyed. The views were out of this world from our private perch on the hillside, overlooking the sparkling lights on St. Thomas in the distance, and the expansive Caribbean Sea dotted with tropical islands beyond.

Of course, St. John has some other pretty beautiful sights to see (world class white sand beaches, turquoise waters, rainbow tropical reef fish, sea turtles, coral reefs, palm trees blowing in the breeze)…all easily accessible from Villa Capiz. Tropical paradise? Absolutely!

Easy, breezy, beautiful Villa Capiz!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 14, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the awesome review! You nailed it! It's not easy to relate the sense of peace and awe that Villa Capiz offers, and I truly appreciate your thoughtfully detailed descriptions. Hope to host another holiday for you and your family soon!
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5

This is a beautiful and comfortable place to stay on St. John!

  • 5 of 5

Villa Capiz was everything we hoped it would be. The views are breathtaking from all over the house. The bedrooms were very comfortable, the kitchen well stocked, and the living area was very nice. We really enjoyed eating breakfast on the deck and relaxing around the pool in the afternoon after swimming with the turtles at Maho Bay. The girls appreciated the wi-fi. We hope to return soon! Just remember...keep left😀

  • Review Submitted: Sep 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Paradise with a view

  • 5 of 5

Our family of six thoroughly enjoyed our week at Villa Capiz. We loved the layout of the home, the fabulous pool and hot tub, and the privacy offered by the tropical landscaping and driveway gate. The panoramic views of neighboring islands were spectacular so we spent hours on the porch and around the pool morning and night. Debbie was so helpful when I had questions before the trip and always responded to my emails quickly. Additionally, Peter and Gail were also helpful with pre-arrival information as well as welcoming us to St. John and making us feel at home at Villa Capiz. We will cherish the memories from our trip forever! I highly recommend this home to anyone looking for a peaceful week in paradise with all of the amenities.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Car: necessary

Our location is convenient to both town and beaches. Cruz Bay is a 10 minute drive and there you will find delightful restaurants and beautiful open air shopping. Two thirds of St. John is National Park, and what a gem it is...and Villa Capiz is waiting to be your vacation spot to explore and experience this beautiful tropical paradise.

Other Activities: Spa, boating, shopping, kayaking, hiking, parasailing

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Estate Chocolate Hole and Great Cruz Bay, St John

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Low Season
23 Apr 2017 - 16 Dec 2017
5 night minimum stay
£2,392
for 5 nights
From
£478
£3,218
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £35 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £386.51
Tax Rate 12.5%

3% fee added to any credit card charges; Paypal, check or personal check-accepted with no additional fee
7th guest can be accommodated in a twin bed in one of the Master Bedroom's- addl $25/night either season
Email or call for Holiday Rates in December/January

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 90 days before check-in date.

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