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Romantic Luxury Villa, Private Pool, Lovely Ocean View. Wi-Fi Internet

People7
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedrooms 2 Baths Sleeps 4 adults : PLEASE ADD $400/WEEK FOR THE 2ND BEDROOM

From the moment you are met at the airport you will guided to this beautiful and charming villa with 2 separate bedroom suites w/ large pink marble showers - nice airbed and/or queen sofa bed +(crib avail) for children. Your greeter speaks English, Spanish, German, & French. Danish and others by special request.

The minimum stay is 7 days but we will consider as few as 5 days in fill in periods. Only one set of guests regardless of whether you use one or both bedrooms (2nd bedroom will just be empty).

Bella villa is pure romance and luxury! Finally! Luxury, privacy, your own private pool, ocean view and all at a budget price!

This stand alone villa is inside the private gated Villa Madeleine community in the hills overlooking the Caribbean sea. Inside your private courtyard, luxuriate in your personal pool. Double french doors from all rooms open into the sunny courtyard that overlooks the ocean. The enclosed courtyard is 540 sq. Ft. which one visitor best described as ' a second outdoor living room with comfortable furniture'. The inside air conditioned area of the villa is 1,200 sq. Ft.

This is a smaller sized villa for budget-minded vacationers that still want privacy and a private pool in a lovely setting.

If you can drag yourself away from the pool, our little community of villas has a private tennis court with a gated path going to Divi Beach Resort and Casino. At the bottom of the road leading to Bella Villa is a nine hole golf course and the reef beach.

Each room has iPod/ iPhone docks and players, and unlimited streaming movies and an entertainment center in the living room available. Your Pandora account, i-tunes or iPod can readily connect so you have your own tunes for your vacation.

You are surrounded by palms and tropical plants, creating a tropical oasis.

There are two master suites with their own bathrooms with large pink marble showers. For your enjoyment we left behind our antique brass Indonesian canopied king bed with a new Tempur -Pedic mattress which you will want to bring back with you! . The second master suite is furnished with a king size memory foam bed. Tropically furnished, the perfect tropical Caribbean rental for your budget

More Details

Owner
Jackie Bunn
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
27 July, 2017

About Jackie Bunn

Richard and Marie finally managed to purchase their Caribbean dream home. The are making it available to guests and returning to the island as oftend as possible. They divide their time between Boise, Idaho and the Caribbean, making beautiful Villa Bella their second home until they can retire and move to the island permanently.

Jackie Bunn purchased this villa in 2014

Why Jackie Bunn chose St. Croix

This wonderful villa in the gated community of Villa Madeleine is one of the best budget friendly private places to stay on the island. The view and refreshing tropical breeze from your private pool and courtyard make for a relaxing vacation. All of the island's activities are very close. You are minutes away from many of the island's best beaches for snorkeling, sunbathing, kayaking and sailing to name a few. The historic town of Christiansted is a short drive for some of the islands best shopping and restaurants.

What makes this villa unique

Beautiful view from this stand alone mini villa. The private pool and deck offer restful solitude with the convenience of a staffed gated community.

Guestbook comments from the owner

40 5 STAR REVIEWS FROM OTHER SITES FOR BELLA VILLA

Please read some of the reviews compiled from other sites for Bella Villa back to 2012. This will give you a feel for what to expect from the Villa. Thank you, Richard and Marie
Jun 2014
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Slob in East End

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    2nd Mater Bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • 2nd Master Suite - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Master Suite - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Cot
  • Folding child crib available. Also single air bed. Queen sofa pull out in living room.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • duty free shops
  • marina
  • rain forests
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(55 traveller reviews)

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average rating of 5.0 based on 96 reviews
5

Beautiful and private villa

  • 5 of 5

It's great that someone meets you at the airport, makes for an easy transition to island life and driving on the left. Everything was great and the owner or his manager on island were very responsive to any questions. Villa was very clean compared to most places we have stayed.

  • Review Submitted: May 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad you enjoyed your stay.
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5

Wonderful week!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our vacation at this beautiful villa! Owner emailed restaurant reviews and places to visit before we arrived, which was great!

The beds in both bedrooms were very comfortable and all four of us slept well.

The view from the pool area is amazing and the sounds of nature and ocean were lovely.

The owner was very responsive to an issue in the villa and repaired it immediately. We definitely recommend this villa.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 25, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad you enjoyed the villa. Sorry the oven decided to die on your first day at the villa. I hope the new stove was much better. Please keep us in mind for your next visit. Thanks, Richard and Marie
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5

Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

Being our first visit to St. Croix we were somewhat anxious. The choice of where we stay played a major role in how our overall vacation was going to be.

We made a great choice with this home! We continue to talk as much about the home as we do the island.

First of all, the owners know the information you need and what you may ask. They will send you a guide to enjoying the home and the island and they are spot on. From beach suggestions to restaurant selections, we were never disappointed.

The home itself is situated in one of the nicest communities we saw. wonderful views, great breezes and all the amenities you need. The layout was perfect for our family of three. Our daughter spent her college spring break with us and the second bedroom seems almost detached from the main part of the home so this made for greater privacy for both of us. Both bedrooms were large and great bath/showers. Nicely decorated. The master bed was the most comfortable we have ever slept on. Between the clear air and the mattress, we slept better and woke more refreshed. (I reluctant to spend so much time on sleep but it was incredible)

Having a private pool was also great. very clean and just the right size for a quick dip and the lounge furniture made it hard to leave sometimes. Breakfast by the pool was a daily occurrence.(there is a little restaurant at the bottom of the driveway that has great breads and breakfast items....don't wait too long in your stay to discover it. get take out and enjoy the patio)

The kitchen was good like most people have mentioned but I don't recall any mention of the Margaretaville mixer available for frozen drinks! I've never been able to make the perfect frozen drink until now. There is a complementary bottle of rum on arrival. Nice touch!

Having someone meet you at the airport and helping you get to the home and settled in is also a nice feature. However, not knowing where we were going and how far we would be from "town" and groceries, we made the recommended grocery stop on the way and rushed, we purchased too much--things we didn't need.

The owners recommend Skyline rent a car. They were there to meet us at the airport and made it easy. However, the vehicle we got was not the best. We wanted a jeep we could take the top off. Recommend a better vehicle-4 door especially if more than 2. also, we had a flat and they don't help-actually charged us for it. The roads are very rough so get something comfortable and do explore!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

SWEET !!

  • 5 of 5

Lets start with the courteous and informative pick up at the airport. .Mountainside ocean view from your private villa with private swimming pool-----you kidding me!!!!! Do as much-------golfing ---clubs provided---balls lost or as little as you want Everything in close range-----will need a rental vehicle to explore island Perfect way to visit St Croix

  • Review Submitted: Nov 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing trip

  • 5 of 5

This has been one amazing trip! i sure am glad we stumbled across this villa! First of all, we were met at the airport by Frank. Great guy! He then showed us where the grocery store is and a small market to pick up whatever we needed before heading to the house. I assumed we had a long drive ahead, but the villa is only about 10 minutes from there. This island is VERY easy to drive on compared to our previous trip to St. John. Also, Frank had filled jugs of drinking water for us. Most of the locals drink bottled water. It is only 60 cents to fill the gallon.

Once at the villa, I was so impressed! The private pool is amazing! We spent a day or two just hanging out there! The house is stocked with EVERYTHING. There is even a Wii that we played while it rained for an hour or so. The washer and dryer is also nice to have. The kitchen also has everything you will need. A nice touch was having the Garmin! We used that thing like crazy to find our way around. We ran into a man doing landscaping, Kenny. I asked him where to get a fresh coconut because they are everywhere of course! About a half an hour later, he came to the door with 6 coconuts for fresh coconut water and one to eat. The people here are so wonderful. I can see why people move down to this island. Everyone says hi. EVERYONE. It is a great culture.

The island itself is amazing. Beaches that are a must see are Buck Island (of course) and sandy point, and isaccs bay. We sailed to Buck Island with Lewwellyn (sp?). I HIGGHHHHLY recommend him! Great man. We had great meals as well. Zion Modern Kitchen is downtown Christiansted and has amazing food made from fresh local ingredients. You Are Here has good pizza. And American Cheeseburger in Paradise has great food too for something more casual. The service was wonderful no matter where we went

There are many places to choose from when looking to go on vacation. Honestly, the hospitality of the owners here, I would definitely stay here and recommend it to everyone I know. .

  • Review Submitted: Oct 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad you enjoyed the villa as much as we do. Thank you for taking time to review. We hope you can return soon. Richard and Marie
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5

Fantastic and fun!

  • 5 of 5

We just spent an amazing week at Bella Villa .... an absolute gem! We spent time in the pool every day, enjoyed Duggan's restaurant and Blue Water Terrace multiple times (ask for brown sugar cornbread at Blue Water!), and overall just enjoyed ourselves to the fullest.

The Villa was clean, private and had every amenity we needed - or wanted. St Croix and Bella VIlla are a gem - definitely recommend it and we hope to return!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Cane Bay
La Reine Chicken Shack
"Great chicken and authentic local food. Favorite of Martha Stewart. Pick up a meal to go. "
St. George Village Botanical Garden
"Just beautiful!"
Point Udall
"Eastern most point of the USA. Close to Bella Villa. "
Estate Whim Plantation Museum
"Interesting insight into the history of St Croix. Visit the plantation and then head to the ..."
Rowdy Joe's
"Enjoy Friday nights at Rowdy Joe's and listen to great live music from Adriana and Romanza. "
Rhythms at Rainbow Beach
"Great place for a day at the beach. Good food and beach bar, jet skis and volley ball court...."
Savant
"Great place for a romantic dinner. Reserve in the courtyard."
The Terrace Restaurant at the Buccaneer
"Great view at sunset. "
Off the Wall
"Great place for a pizza lunch if you are visiting the North Shore"
Virgin Kayak Tours
"Bio Luminescent kayaking at night in Salt River is a lot of fun."
Fort Christian Brew Pub
"Great location by the water on the boardwalk in Christiansted. "
Duggan's Restaurant
"Closest restaurant to Bella Villa. Good steak and seafood. Take your drink and sit overlooki..."
The Palms at Pelican Cove
"Great place for a massage on the beach."
Duggans Reef
"Good steak and seafood restaurant right by the water. Close to Bella Villa. "
The Galleon
"Not too far from Bella Villa. "
Sand Castle On The Beach
"Great for Sunday Brunch. Right on the Beach. West end location."
Frederiksted Pier
"Great for Divers!"
Cramer Park Beach
"Beautiful beach close to Bella Villa. Popular with locals at weekends."
Rhythms at Rainbow Beach
"Great place to spend the day at the beach. Avoid Cruise Ship days though."
Underwater Trail on Buck Island
"A must! Like swimming in an acquarium."
Rum Runners Steaks & Seafood
"Fun place for a lunch if shopping in town of Christiansted."
Cheeseburgers in America's Paradise
"Good burgers not too far from Bella Villa."
Angry Nate's
"Nice place for lunch or dinner on the boardwalk at Christiansted."
Ziggy's Station and Snack Bar
"Nothing like it! Have to try it. Close to Bella Villa."
Divi Carina Bay Resort & Casino
"Can use beach chairs. Restaurant mediocre. Gambling."
TanTanTours
"If you like adventure.. try this! Not for the faint hearted but so much fun and a great way..."
40 Strand Eatery
"Great restaurant for dinner. Also love the Rum Bar across the way. The owner also runs the O..."
Mt. Pellier Domino Club
"An experience like nothing else! Go feed the pigs. "
Blue Water Terrace
"Close to Bella Villa. Amazing desserts. "
Zion Modern Kitchen
"Love Zions. Great bar. Ask Frank, an amazing mixologist to create a drink for you! Very good..."
Divi The Links Mini Golf Course
"Fun for kids.. and the young at heart."
Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Henry E Rohlsen Airport (STX), Christiansted, VI
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Divi Casino or Duggans Reef
Nearest Golf
0.5 Miles
Reef Course
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Duggans Reef
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
The Reef Beach and Divi Resort Beach
Car: recommended

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Slob, Virgin Islands (US)

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Christmas
20 Dec 2017 - 27 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,923
for 7 nights
£1,923
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£1,580
for 7 nights
£1,580
 

Additional pricing information

Property Damage Protection £44.98
Tax Rate 12.5%

Rates are based on one bedroom based seven day stay. Normal rate is $256 per night or $1790 per week. Please add $400 per week for the second bedroom ($2190 per week).SPECIAL PRICING FOR LONGER STAYS. ** NOTE: From December 15th to January 6th all bookings will add the $400 second bedroom rate regardless of occupancy. Contact owner for total pricing for your stay.

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