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David F. D'Alessandro

Member since: 2013
Speaks English

Villa Arc En Ciel, Exotic Retreat On St. Barts

2 Reviews
People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 - 10 nights

Overview

Photos and Description of this 4 bedroom holiday villa in Saint Barthélemy - Villa Arc en Ciel

4 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms Villa Arc En Ciel, Exotic Retreat On St. Barts

With terraces overlooking the sea, Arc en Ciel is ideal for those seeking a unique private hideaway featuring breathtaking views. This colorful and comfortable 4 bedroom 4 bathroom villa is perfect for a large family or a group of friends. Mature tropical gardens surround a spacious living area with indoor and outdoor dining, a heated pool and Jacuzzi, and a fully equipped gourmet kitchen. An ideal getaway.

Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible
David F. D'Alessandro (Owner)
Member since: 2013
Speaks English

About David F. D'Alessandro

I'm a CEO with a beautiful vacation home in St. Barths. I'm usually in Boston, so I'd like to rent for parts of the year.

David F. D'Alessandro purchased this villa in 1998

Why David F. D'Alessandro chose Caribbean

There's nowhere more relaxing.

What makes this villa unique

It's the most private villa I could find.

Reviews

2 holidaymaker reviews

Villa Arc En Ciel, Exotic Retreat On St. Barts
average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews
5

Amazing Villa in a Terrific Location

  • 5 of 5

We just got back from Arc En Ciel and couldn't say enough great things about the place. The property manages to be both in a perfect location (easy and quick access to St. Jean's beaches, Columbier Beach, and Flamand Beach which are all the best ones you would want to see), while at the same time when you have morning coffee on the terrace overlooking panoramic ocean views you see no other villas to the left or behind you. The property is very private, but also amazing and in a great location.

The Service:

The GM goes by Tom and is more competent than any we have had. He is extremely fast and efficient (he usually pics up right away when you call and if not he'll call you back in 1-5 minutes). He made reservations for us, fixed any issues that came up, and was tirelessly ensuring we all had a great time. The cleaning person was also great (Marie - spelling off). Lastly, the owner's exec assistant is extremely on the ball and fast to coordinate the booking so everything was smooth and hassle free.

The Property:

-All four bedrooms are beautiful with nice bathrooms so no one guest will be dissappointed if you go with a group

-The pool and hot tub are amazing and well kept, overlooking the ocean. The pool is kept warm so evening swims are nice.

-Common areas are spacious and tidy plus the kitchen is perfect for cooking large meals if you don't go out for dinner

-Wifi works well as does the flatscreen (most or all bedrooms also have flat screens as I recall)

-Parking - there's plenty of parking space for multiple cars

-Pictures - they don't do the place justice at all and we hope it stays that way as you're taken aback upon first seeing the villa

-Decor - they do a nice job with interesting sculptures, well-placed sitting areas, a fun beach charm (while not being tacky), and in general it's just a nice place to hang out with friends or family

-Views - we stayed in St. Jean in November but more set back so the views were good but not great. The views from every room and especially the pool and terrace are unreal. You're right on top of the ocean, not set back, and you see just the hills and tide to your left and then full panoramic ocean views. At the same time, you could swim just a 1 minute walk away in a little bay, or you could drive to the best beaches within 3-5 minutes.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 8, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic time!

  • 5 of 5

We had vacation of our dreams. Villa was warm, hospitable, roomy and luxurious.

So much better than the last few villas we stayed in. Manager was great as well. We are already booking next year!!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 30, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Car: recommended

Often referred to simply as St. Barths, the official name for the island is St. Barthelemy. The island is approximately 8 square miles with a population of roughly 7,000 people. The official language on the island is French, although English is commonly spoken. Dress on St. Barths is casual. Cotton and linen are the best options for hot weather. Even in the nicest restaurants, the dress code is “smart casual.”

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Saint Barthélemy, Caribbean

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Holiday
17 Dec 2016 - 7 Jan 2017
10 night minimum stay
£26,808
for 10 nights
From
£2,681
 
 
High Season two bedroom
8 Jan 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£6,495
for 7 nights
£6,495
 
 
Value Season two bedroom
1 May 2017 - 15 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£4,058
for 7 nights
£4,058
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£3,895
for 7 nights
From
£556
 

Additional pricing information

Tax Rate 7.5%

Four Bedroom: $6,800 (Value Season) $9,500 (High Season)
Three Bedroom: $5,800 (Value Season) $8,500 (High Season)
Two Bedroom: $4,800 (Value Season) $7,500 (High Season)
Christmas: $33,000 (10 day minimum)

* High season is December 15 to April 15. Value season is April 16 to December 14.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in the Saint Barthélemy in the World

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 3500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Lanai / Gazebo
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • Shopping
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • Parasailing
  • sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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