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Bright Idea: incredible views and your own private beach!

Bedrooms 4
Separate WCs1
Space 2,000 sq ft
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 - 14 nights


About the property

Villa, 4 Bedrooms, 4.5 Baths, (Sleeps 8)

It is said that the best in life is worth waiting for and this is certainly true of this wonderful 4 bedroom villa with newly extended private beach, located in a prime residential area overlooking the tranquil turquoise waters of Chalk Sound.

Bright Idea is set on 1.8 acres, of tropical landscaping and includes a fabulous two level, two bedroom main villa coupled with two private one bedroom guest cottages with open plan living room and dinettes.

This Caribbean paradise with its own private beach blends beautifully and naturally with the surrounding tropical flora, white sand beach, and native island beauty that permeates everything about the Turks and Caicos Islands.

This wonderful villa is one of the few to boast a private beach on Chalk Sound! Fabulous for family getaways and very popular with honeymooners.

Bright Idea Villa Features and Amenities:

Three villas for the price of one! Bright Idea main house and two guest cottages for a total of 2,500 sq feet of interior living space and great for privacy in larger groups. All bedrooms are equipped with metered air con for your comfort.

Black out curtains and beautiful sheers in main house bedrooms.

Fabulous pool with outstanding views, approx. 16 x 28′

Your own private beach with loungers and kayaks

BBQ (propane)

Alfresco dining with seating for 8 on a spacious 800 sq foot sundeck

Bedrooms upstairs share a terrace with astounding views of the simmering turquoise waters of Chalk Sound

24/7 Monitored security

Safe to store valuable items

Optional Air conditioning: Air con throughout main house. Cottages, bedrooms only. Air con is metered and charged at the going island rate during the time of your stay. Meters are read on your arrival and departure. The charge is comprised of the base rate, coupled with an additional fuel factor that fluctuates monthly. You can check the website of Fortis TCI to learn what it is while here.

Equipped Kitchen with bar counter and breakfast nook

4 bedrooms: 1 with a king bed, the rest are twin beds that convert to king or singles on request.

Ensuite bathroom/showers with each bedroom to ensure privacy

Powder room/laundry in main house for comfort and convenience

The property is unique in that it has its own private beach offering lounge chairs and kayaks for your pleasure

Guest cottages are equipped with a living room, dining/kitchenette, TV, one bedroom with bath/shower ensuite, a/c, ceiling fans and private terrace each

Laundry facilities in the main house

Cable TV

Hi speed wireless internet

Ceiling fans in all rooms for cool, Caribbean breezes

Enjoy cooking al fresco on the sundeck using the BBQ (propane)

Light midweek cleaning is included for any stay of 7 nights or more

Comfy rattan deck lounge chairs

Linens and beach towels

Fully equipped kitchen

Policies and Taxes:

12% GAT additional

Security Deposit: Statement of Liability signed on arrival, a credit card must be provided as security.

Check-In time: 4 pm

Check-Out time: 10 am

No smoking policy inside the house.

One light midweek clean per seven night stay


Travelers’ Choice rated Providenciales the #1 island in the world.

Dynamic growth continues to transform the demographic profile of the Turks and Caicos Islands in a very positive way.

While there is no active construction adjacent to our properties, there might be new construction in the area.

This however should not affect the privacy or quality of your stay.

More Details

Property Manager
Property Manager
Member since: 2010
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
16 July, 2018

Why The Owner chose Providenciales

Beauty, peace and great fishing!

What makes this villa unique

Outstanding views, a private beach, privacy and intimacy

Guestbook comments from the manager

As Reviewed by: mrsshelts from Jersey, United Kingdom for a stay from Dec 26th to Jan 11th 2015.

Reviewed on: 01/18/2015 for their stay in 01/2015

202783 - Bright Idea - Chalk Sound waterfront rental

A beautiful villa, safe for young children, Basia the manager ensured groceries were pre ordered and delivered, items I had sent over arrived on time, house had everything that was needed and more. Nothing was too much trouble. We asked if we could get some lights for the beach and the following day 6 lights were put up! The location on the Island suited us as a family from grandparent to grandchild and all in between . Taylor bay was beautiful and across the road and the private beach with the villa was perfect and a luxury! Taxis were expensive so whilst we did eat out we preferred to eat in and make the most of the views!! Highly recommended.
Dec 2014
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Providenciales in Caicos Islands

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
  • 4.5
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master has King size beds, all other bedrooms have twin beds convertible to king size on request
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
private beach, kayak, membership to private tennis court, gas BBQ, walking distance to the famed Sapodilla Beach Starter size amenities only provided on arrival, such as toilet paper, paper towel, sponge, dish soap and laundry detergent.


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Bright Idea: incredible views and your own private beach!
average rating of 4.5833335 based on 17 reviews

Private beach is great for the little ones!

  • 5 of 5

We had a blast at Bright Idea. We had my 1 year old grandson along on the trip and we’re able to take full advantage of the private beach. On calm days he could play in the water with a tube and touch bottom. He really enjoyed that. Just across the road is Taylor Bay Beach, which may be the best children’s beach I’ve ever seen. The water is calm and doesn’t get very deep until you’ve walked out quite a way. Each of my adult children stayed in the cottages and enjoyed the privacy. We in the main house enjoyed the fact that we didn’t get woken up at 5:30 a.m. with the little one. We enjoyed eating lunch and dinner at Las Brisas, which is only 1/2 mile away. Make sure you visit Magnolia for fine dining. For food shopping, use the main IGA on the Leeward Highway. It is about 15 minutes away, but has a full meat and deli department.

Basia and her team did a great job securing a crib and high chair for the baby and with other requests we had. Take the kayaks and your waterproof camera out to the island in the sound.

  • Review Submitted: 14-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautifully maintained

  • 5 of 5

We loved out stay. Property was lovingly restored post hurricane, is beautifully maintained, and everything is as promised. Privacy is excellent. Staff are totally on top of their game. A pleasure and delight to stay and we’ll be back.

  • Review Submitted: 20-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for having us post this on your behalf. We deeply appreciate the kind words and so look forward to your return. Tamara
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  • 5 of 5

Everything was just perfect.

  • Review Submitted: 15-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: You are so kind. Do come back home to us soon. Judy and the gang!
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Beauty and peace!

  • 5 of 5

Our stay was amazing and the property terrific. Can't wait to go back.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for the kind words that you had us post for you. Deeply appreciated by both us and the owners. We look forward to your return. Tamara
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Time of our lives

  • 5 of 5

We had the most wonderful time at Bright Idea! We had a larger group, so the two guest houses were a perfect amenity for those who would like some privacy if traveling with a group. Both the main house and guest houses are beautifully decorated and updated. The views are outstanding and the private lagoon in front of the house overlooking the Sound is one of the most peaceful places I have ever relaxed. Just across the street is beautiful Taylor Bay with the clearest water and whitest sand I have ever seen. The house also comes with two kayaks which were perfect for going out and exploring. Simply put, I would highly recommend Bright Idea for groups of any size. Thank you for opening your home to us and allowing us to experience true paradise!

  • Review Submitted: 02-May-2016
  • Date of Stay: April 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind words! You were amazing guests and we loved having you. Please come back home to us soon!!! The TPM crew
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Great Villa - but watch out for the overcharged metered electrical usage!!!

  • 4 of 5

The Bright Idea House was enjoyed by our family of six this past March, 2015. Location is great as well as the view of Chalk Sound. The rooms are a little smaller than pictured and the main house kitchen table can only seat four. Just outside is a table for eight.

Everyone is informed that the electricity is metered ... what one cannot get a straight answer on is HOW the electricity is figured. We rented through Travel Keys Luxury rental company which is represented on the island by Tranquility Property Management. For the past few months, since our rental I've tried to procure a credit for the electricity overcharge, but to no avail. Travel Keys HAS forwarded my messages to Tranquility Management but has been no further assistance. Since Travel Keys uses this management company - it should behoove them to be willing to do whatever to assist with the appropriate refund for the overcharge.

Just make sure you know the ACTUAL rate charged for per kilowatt hourly usage BEFORE you leave the island. The local electric company has it posted on their website (March was 0.1396 per kilowatt hour), but Tranquility Management (Basia) sent a message (finally) to Travel Keys June 4, 2015 that they charge USA .55 cents per hour! Beware!!!

  • Review Submitted: 05-Jun-2015
  • Date of Stay: March 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad you enjoyed your stay at beautiful Bright Idea, but begging your pardon, the first time Tranquility was contacted by Travel Keys re your air con metering was on May 8th, some several weeks post your stay at Bright Idea, and on the same day that I had departed the island on medical leave. They were advised that I would reply on my return as staff could not access the safe where all guest credit card information is stored as a security precaution. Home on the 26th, I provided Travel Keys with the signed Statement of Liability for your party on the 27th. As a backdrop for readers, please note that our procedure for reading air con meters requires that guests be in attendance. They inspect the meter and initial each reading entered on the document. This is done on arrival and on departure. We followed protocol with your party and your Statement of Liability, clearly endorsed with your initials, proves the readings accurate. On June 3rd, TK's requested the "official" cost of electricity. My immediate complete reply was: "We don’t have an “official” rate. It fluctuates monthly. Generally runs at 55 cents per KWhr" as based on the average rate over the last 4 years. Those who live in Turks know well that the cost of electricity and water is outrageously expensive. Now that the stores of expensive fuel in TCI have been depleted, we are paying some 39-42 cents per KW hour which is a welcome relief. As to your entreaty to readers to "beware", the information you proffer in support is patently false. What the Fortis site factually says is: "Previous month FF (fuel factor) = .1396." Had you truly been looking for the truth of the matter, you would have investigated their site further to get ALL the facts; that is, there are two further relevant factors: (a) the base rate of electricity and (b) the reading date. While the cost of fuel fluctuates, the cost of electricity does not. In reality then, what Fortis invoices reflect is the sum of these two cumulative charges; the base cost of electricity PLUS the fuel factor for that billing cycle. And finally, given fluctuating fuel rates, the reading date of the bill is likewise relevant. Your scurrilous claim that we overcharge our guests for air con usage is thus both unfounded and untrue. My best, Basia (Following transmission of the purported review and my reply to the agency, please note: ***'Travel Keys stands behind Tranquility’s report and continues to have our support.' Stewart, Senior VP ***)
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Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Las Brisas
Nearest Motorway
7 Miles
Leeward Highway
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Las Brisas
Nearest Beach
0.7 Miles
Sapodilla beach
Nearest Point of Interest
Bright Idea
Nearest Point of Interest
Las Brisas Restaurant
Nearest Point of Interest
Caicos 7-11 and gas
Nearest Point of Interest
Quality Supermarket

The private beach is one of the few to be found on island


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £151.16

Air con metered as per your usage at the going island rate during the time of your stay.
Security Deposit: Statement of Liability signed on arrival, a credit card must be provided as security.
Check-In time: 4 pm
Check-Out time: 10 am
One midweek clean per seven night stay on 4 bed rental only

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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