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Marie Cogar

Member since: 2012
Call Manager
Speaks English

Wellsprings Villa 31

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 5 nights

Overview

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday villa in British Virgin Islands

2 bedrooms, 2 baths, sleeps 4

Wellsprings Villa 31 is located at the west End of Tortola at Long Bay Beach. It is among a unique collection of villas. Our villa is personally rented and managed that offers a more personal service.

Wellsprings Villa 31 is the newest built, centrally located, completely refurnished villa, and a 5 minute walk to the mile long white sand beach and tennis courts. The Long Bay Beach Club has available a welcome center, restaurant, bar, beach boutique, WiFi when supporting their restaurant, dive shop and spa by the beach, and a small library.

Imagine sitting the deck or balcony feeling the balmy Caribbean breeze, hearing the ocean wave rhythms, sipping a colorful-cooling rum drink, watching the sunset over Jost Van Dyke, while saying:'It's a wonderful life'.

Wellsprings Villa 31 offers 2 bedroom areas which are connected by internal stairs.

The Penthouse offers a comfortable king-size bed in the large, lounging room, mirrored desk/vanity, AC and satellite TV. Large sliding glass doors open to the covered dining deck with teak chairs and table looking out toward Jost Van Dyke and other Caribbean Islands. The small kitchen is fully equipped with built-in surface top, coffee-maker, toaster oven and refrigerator. The spacious, private bathroom offers Jacuzzi/shower/dressing area.

The Garden suite is the larger of the two units with a separate bedroom and living room. the bathroom has a private shower/dressing/ toilet area. A covered dining deck with seating for 8 and a built-in gas BBQ. The living room offers comfortable seating, a small desk/work space and satellite TV. It is separated from the kitchen with a sociable breakfast bar, has a refrigerator, stove/oven microwave, coffee maker, toaster, and serving dishes.

Parking is right next to the villa. For other property availability, contact owners.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Marie Cogar (Property Manager)
Member since: 2012
Call Manager
Speaks English

About Marie Cogar

John, grew up in Central New York, attended University of Rochester and Cornell, graduated as a Veterinarian, interned in St Thomas and sailed over to Long Bay Beach Resort to tend to the animals of the resort owners at that time. Over the past 35 years while owning and practicing veterinary medicine in another beautiful area, Lake Placid, New York, we would travel to Tortola to visit his veterinary mentor and the Long Bay Beach owners who encouraged us to have a villa built. In 2002 Wellsprings Villa 31 was completed. It is truly another beautiful area in the world.

Marie Cogar purchased this villa in 2002

Why Marie Cogar chose British Virgin Islands

This property offers privacy and community at the same time. We can join others for tennis, social gatherings, and a meal, or to be alone we quietly lounge on the beach, our deck, or going for a snorkel or sail.

What makes this villa unique

Often coming from professional, busy lives, we need a place that allows us to immediately relax and leave behind work and responsibilities. Wellsprings Villa 31 provides us with this type of vacation. We also have come to enjoy the kind, trusting, spiritual local people.

One of our favorite times is watching the sunset over Jost Van Dyke from our Penthouse deck. As the darkness approaches, we see the string of pearl-like lights on this island.

Reviews

4.8
based on 20 holidaymaker reviews

Wellsprings Villa 31
average rating of 4.8 based on 20 reviews
Alabama,USA
5

Amazing view

  • 5 of 5

After one week sailing in the BVI we decided to relax another few days in Wellspring Penthouse.

The house is located on Long Bay Beach very beautiful.We loved every minute in the very clean Penthouse.

It had everything we needed

The view and sunset from the balcony is amazing.We loved sitting out there every night.

The staff took good care of us ,we had everything we needed and housekeeping was just a phone call away ,if we

had questions.We definitely are coming back.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Spring Break in Tortola

  • 4 of 5

We stayed in Tortola from March 17-25 and enjoyed being back again. The villa was accomodating and the staff was always kind and helpful. The photos are accurate and the location is great. Within walking distance of the beach, restaurants, and surf spots.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are happy you received what you expected as far as the villa,management, location to the beach and surfing, and good restaurants. We hope to either see you again or perhaps some of your friends.
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5

Another great visit to Tortola

  • 5 of 5

We made it back to Tortola again this year and as in the past we stayed at a Villa on Long Bay. This year we stayed at Wellsprings and it was great. I'm not sure what another reviewer was referring to but our management team was great. Sam and JC checked in on us a few times to make sure all was ok. The unit was clean and comfortable. We rented a car (which I recommend) and visited a number of different beaches. Smugglers is still our favorite, since it is a little off the beaten path and never crowded. We also boated to other islands. I highly recommend White Bay on Jost Van Dyke. This is absolutely our favorite place to vacation in the winter and I'm sure we'll return.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA
4

Great villa, subpar Management

  • 4 of 5

I can't speak highly enough of this villa itself. It was gorgeous and quiet, with views that we never grew tired of. The location was perfect- close to Soper's hole for easy island-hopping and a short walk to Long Bay. We love the BVI, and the owners of this property really made it feel like a "home away from home."

We rented a car from Jerry's, which was great! I highly recommend working with them.

However, the management of this villa was less than desirable. We were told that housekeeping would be coming at one point during the week. They never came. This would not normally be a huge issue, but there was a very low supply of towels and no access to a Washer/Dryer. We ended up re-using towels far too often and hoping that a housekeeper would come eventually. By day 7, we had given up hope on seeing her. After 7 days in the sand, clean sheets and towels will go a long way!

We were also told by management that the cable was out "due to weather" and would be working again "shortly." In our attempts to fix it, we received a message on the upstairs TV telling us to pay the bill in order to watch TV. We don't go on vacation to watch TV, but I would have appreciated a little honesty from the management.

The upstairs A/C is worthless, the hot water in the jacuzzi tub wouldn't turn on, and a heavy armoire door fell off the hinges and onto my daughter… Things are literally falling apart. Management was not overly concerned about these issues. An attempt was made to fix the A/C, but it did little to resolve the issue.

I'm not someone who is difficult to please. But I have a huge issue with people not doing their jobs. I understand that it is summer/low season, but this should mean more attentive customer service (not non-existent service). For the price, I really expected a little more in the management department.

I would stay at this villa again- for it's great location, gorgeous views, and homey environment. BUT, In the future I will lower my expectations for customer service.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 22, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Alma, Quebec
5

Amazing view of Long bay

  • 5 of 5

car from Dede's ( on the samantha advice) and everything was perfect and on time!! Car was waiting for us at the ferry dock and the condo manager too. Never seen that before. We were always able to reach them if we needed it. we read all the brochure found on the website and it was helpful. We did almost everything on it and it made our trip great. I suggest everybody get a little SUV from dede's and be ready with what you want a do on the island. Internet can be use on the long beay beach club lobby but it is not good signal. It's alright if you need it few minutes. Thanks for everything you did for us and i recommand this place. Don't hope to do a big party with your neighbors. It's a really quiet place.

The view is so amazing!!!! Wave backround sound :))) wonderful great!!!!!!

  • Review Submitted: May 8, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Alma, Quebec
5

Amazing view of Long bay

  • 5 of 5

car from Dede's ( on the samantha advice) and everything was perfect and on time!! Car was waiting for us at the ferry dock and the condo manager too. Never seen that before. We were always able to reach them if we needed it. we read all the brochure found on the website and it was helpful. We did almost everything on it and it made our trip great. I suggest everybody get a little SUV from dede's and be ready with what you want a do on the island. Internet can be use on the long beay beach club lobby but it is not good signal. It's alright if you need it few minutes. Thanks for everything you did for us and i recommand this place. Don't hope to do a big party with your neighbors. It's a really quiet place.

The view is so amazing!!!! Wave backround sound :))) wonderful great!!!!!!

  • Review Submitted: May 6, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Car: not necessary

Wellsprings Villa 31 at Long Bay Beach is among a unique collection of villas that have use of available Long Bay Beach Club amenities. We privately rent and manage our villa which offers you more personal service. Wellsprings Villa 31, is the newest built, centrally located, completely refurnished villa and a 5 minute walk to the mile long white sand beach and tennis courts. Available amenities at Long Bay Beach Club are a welcome center, restaurant, bar, beach shop, dive shop & spa by the beach, tennis courts, small library, chairs on the beach.

Imagine sitting on the deck feeling the balmy Caribbean breezes, hearing the ocean wave rhythms, sipping a colorfully-cooling rum drink, watching the sun set over Jost Van Dyke, while saying: 'It's a wonderful life.'

This 2-story villa can be rented one level at a time or all together.

The Penthouse offers a comfortable king-size bed in the large room with lounging area, mirrored deck/vanity, AC and satellite TV. Large sliding glass doors open to the covered dining deck with teak chairs and table looking out to the ocean. The small kitchen is fully equipped with a built-in surface top, coffee-maker, toaster oven and refrigerator. The spacious bathroom offers a large jacuzzi/shower/dressing area with separate toilet.

The Garden Suite is the larger of the two units, with a separate bedroom from living room, shower/dressing area, a large, covered dining deck with seating for 8 and a built-in gas BBQ. The living room offers comfortable seating, a small desk/work space and satellite TV. It is separated from the kitchen with a sociable breakfast bar. The kitchen has a full refrigerator and stove, microwave, coffee maker, toaster and serving dishes.

Parking is next to the villa.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in the British Virgin Islands, Caribbean

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Standard
24 Apr 2016 - 18 Dec 2016
5 night minimum stay
£752
for 5 nights
From
£150
£1,053
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
£846
for 5 nights
From
£169
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £205
Tax Rate 10.0%

Standard Season Rates: beginning April 21st - December 19th, 2015, Rent is $200/night per unit, plus 10% Service Fee & refundable $300 Damage Charge, & $10/night per extra person/s. (Exception: US Thanksgiving 5 November Days= Winter Rates). Four night minimum rental considered for Standard Season.
Entire villa rental for 1 week or more a discount is considered.

To secure the time, we ask for half of the rent to be paid through the web site, Pay Pal. Upon receiving this payment, we will send Booking Agreement, Terms & Conditions, and notify our Island Property Managers. The remaining rent, plus the 10% Service Fee( taxes, portable phone, satellite TV, WIFI, beach towels & cleaning 1 X per week), & refundable $300 Damage Charge is due 45 days of stay.

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in the British Virgin Islands in the Caribbean

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Mobile Phone ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • King size beds (2), cot or inflatable matress, (1) If Requested, Baby Cribs (1) If Requested
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Jacuzzi
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • marina
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

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