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Unique Romantic Escape, Gorgeous Ocean Views, Pool & Exotic Gardens

People6
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Artists Vacation Villa Ideal for Couples With Private Pool On The Golf Course

Private, detached, home away from home with private pool situated in the select Half Moon Bay Villas development, ten minutes from Bassetterre, Port Zante and the airport. Located in the heart of the tourism hub of Frigate Bay. Perfect for a romantic getaway, and can accommodate up to 6 for families.

Entered by a private courtyard, onto the sun terrace and shaded veranda's lined by banana trees. Open concept great room with cathedral ceilings and feature mahogany louvre french doors on 3 aspects. Creatively decorated by the artist owner, the villa is adorned with Caribbean styled furnishings.

Fully equipped kitchen and bar, with every tool a chef could need. Dinnerware for 8, silverware and a variety of glassware and plastic tumblers for poolside. The kitchen bar has a sink, dishwasher and stools for grab and go dining. Outsize refrigerator includes water and ice in the door. Upon your arrival, you will receive a welcome pack including basic groceries, wine, beer and sodas.

For formal meals, the kitchen adjoins a delightful dining area with buffet, seating for 6 and a beautiful crystal chandelier. The dining room has French doors which open to the Romeo and Juliet balcony offering a unequalled views and tropical breezes.

With both ceiling fans and AC, the comfortable living area has a sleeper sofa, relaxing recliner and a 32 inch television with cable above the bookcase. French doors lead out to the shaded veranda and pool area on both the East and South sides.

Also featuring cathedral ceilings, the master bedroom offers a traditionally styled king-sized bed, storage, television, and ample closet space. The master is adjoined by the studio which includes a day bed which converts to a full bed, and can be curtained off from master if needed. The studio has a selection of books, art, comfortable reading chairs and also opens onto the veranda and pool.

The large bath features an over-sized jacuzzi tub, vanity, hair dryer, selection of soaps, bath items and stacked washer and dryer in the closet. Luxury linens and towels are provided for you.

With spectacular ocean, mountain and golf course vistas, the veranda and courtyard feature a private pool, hammock, settee with end tables, outdoor dining area (seating 4), poolside lounge chairs and a gas grill. Pool towels, beach accessories and snorkel equipment are provided for you.

Tropical gardens surrounding the villa are planted with a variety of native fruits and herbs for the villa use. You may also enjoy a selection of tropical flowers and plants that is unparalleled on the island. The rock wall surrounding the gardens features a gate which offers easy access to the golf course and club house.

With ceiling fans and AC throughout, our truly Caribbean home from home is the ultimate in a private, relaxing retreat, yet moments from all your key amenities.

We can offer guidance on good car rental companies (suggested), key things for you to see on island and where to go for best eateries and activities.....or you can simply kick back and relax.

More Details

Owner
Mike Quinn
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
4 December, 2017

About Mike Quinn

This property is owned by Mike and Jean Quinn who reside in Tulsa, Ok.

Mike Quinn purchased this villa in 2011

Why Mike Quinn chose Basseterre

This property has it all. It is a private residence set in the Half Moon Bay Villa development and located adjacent to the Royal St. Kitts Golf Course.

After visiting St kitts for over 15 years we finally found our ideal island home. Leeward breezes, a temperate climate and absolute privacy make the villa a perfect retreat. We visit numerous time per year, and adore the welcome we always receive.

The island itself is home to beautiful pristine beaches and a wonderful variety of activities. The people of St. Kitts are warm and friendly and are glad to share their knowledge of the island and its' treasures. Other 'natives', the little vervet monkeys, are fun to watch. And the local seafood is incredible, while being quite reasonably priced. The dress code is casual everywhere. There are superb restaurants featuring local fare. Bassetterre, the capital city, and Port Zante offer shoppers a variety of unique goods.

Of great interest is the history of the island, with its' roots in the sugar industry. St Kitts is dotted with ruins of old plantations, some of which are home to restaurants and hotels now. Others, left to ruin, are fun to explore. The 'mother' of the island, the volcano, can be hiked through the rain forest and has breath-taking views down to the crater. While the beaches are all public, it is not hard to find one where you can be alone to enjoy the sun and white sand and watch the tropical fish. The water is clear and warm and boasts many varieties of coral and sea life. There are several wrecks to explore with scuba diving. And you can always find a charter or take the ferry to Nevis, our sister island.

The St. Kitts Royal Golf Club is one-of-kind in that it plays on both the Atlantic and Caribbean sides of the island.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Basseterre in Saint George Basseterre Parish

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
  • Golf Course Front ...
  • Golf Course View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • near the sea ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • resort ...
  • rural ...
  • village ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Romantic
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 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Jacuzzi
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • Master bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Great Room - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Queen sized pull out couch with memory foam topper
    Studio - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Single day bed which easily converts to a double
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • Rock Climbing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
A welcome pack of basic groceries, wine, beer and sodas is provided for your arrival. In the Great Room you will find an information folder and basket of leaflets on island tours, restaurants etc to help you enjoy your stay. Patrolling night time Security on site. Our property manager lives on the development and is easily contactable for any maintenance concerns.

Reviews

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Unique Romantic Escape, Gorgeous Ocean Views, Pool & Exotic Gardens
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5

Best place we've stayed on the island in 4 trips

  • 5 of 5

The villa was spacious and well maintained. Nice pool and deck, great for relaxing. The location was good for going to the beach, going to the port or sightseeing. We walked to the beach and many of the restaurants we frequented.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great place.

  • 5 of 5

Great place. I would come back again!

  • Review Submitted: 26-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Eden Prairie, MN USA
5

Family of Four loved this villa

  • 5 of 5

Before we even got to Saint Kitts, Jean was amazing! We exchanged many emails on things to do and tips/tricks of Saint Kitts and Nevis. That was very helpful because I printed those sheets off and used them while we were there. The home is amazing, it's got a great view of the golf course and Atlantic Ocean, just beyond course. We loved being able to run the golf cart path on the course in the morning, it was much safer than running in the streets. The villa was well stocked with kitchen items, liquors, and other grocery items. The private pool is great, the kids (8& 10) loved having a private pool. The hammock is nice for relaxation and the villa got plenty of fresh air from the winds off the ocean!! Maybe it was the time of the year, but we could see the sunrise directly from our master bed. They had this cutout (which could be closed if you desire) which allowed you to look directly at the ocean in the distance. When the sun came up, you could see it rising right from bed, which was super cool!

We had a great time in Saint Kitts and Nevis, and especially loved this villa and the area it is in. We were super close to grocery stores, smoothie stands (definitely stop at the one on the side of the road when you are headed towards the Marriott, it is amazing!), beaches, etc. The day we left, it was super close to SKB airport so it was super convenient returning the car to the parking lot, walking into terminal and getting checked in. It was sad leaving but the convenience made it much easier. Thanks for the great stay!!

  • Review Submitted: 18-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Montreal, Quebec, Canada
5

Quiet hideaway in St. Kitts

  • 5 of 5

This Half-Moon Bay Villa has a bit of a 1980s feel to it, which was fine by us as we grew up in the 80s, and it felt espeically homey... this is one of the best equipped and best stocked places we've ever occupied! no matter how much stuff you pack for your trip, there's always that one thing that you might have forgotten (lemon garlic pepper, for example, or cotton balls)--well, it's probably available here! we used quite a few things, and left some stuff behind on our way out, a great way to travel! Thank you so much for the start-up groceries left in the fridge, it was more than welcome as we arrived after dark and would have had to go out for breakfast otherwise. No need for air conditioning, there's a lovely breeze all the time, easy to control with the window shutters. The pool is exposed a good part of the day to the sun... the TV offered lots of channels, all of the appliances worked well, but the Internet connection was lousy...

  • Review Submitted: 01-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Million dollar view

  • 5 of 5

The villa was clean, well equipped, and had a million dollar view. It was beautifully furnished and the owner kindly left a welcome package in the fridge of grocery staples. The constant breeze was refreshing and we never had to turn on the AC.

I thoroughly enjoyed the beautiful artwork painted by the owner. My 16 year old daughter enjoyed the hammock where she spent a great deal of time.

There were beach chairs, beach towels, thick cotton bath towels, and the sheets smelled so fresh! We were somewhat disappointed that the little room adjacent to the master bedroom no longer had a bed and she had to use the pull out couch.

The one problem for us was that a neighbor in the villa directly behind the master bedroom had a large dog that constantly barked--one morning it barked for an hour. The owner was responsive to my email and had the property management speak to the dog owner. This definitely helped. I did wear ear plugs for the remainder of our stay.

We had a fantastic time here and would definitely stay here again. It's a beautiful property in a great location!

  • Review Submitted: 19-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

We love visiting St. Kitts and this villa is perfect.

  • 5 of 5

The villa has all of the amenities that we needed. We spent much of our time by the pool which has amazing views of the golf course and the ocean. This was our second time staying here and we will be back. It is beautiful and relaxing!

  • Review Submitted: 20-Feb-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
2 Miles
R. L. Bradshaw International
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
St Kitts Marriott
Nearest Ferry
3 Miles
Basseterre
Nearest Golf
St. Kitts Royal Golf Club
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
St. Kitts Marriott
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Frigate Bay
Car: recommended

The villa is located at the edge of the Royal St. Kitts Golf Club. It features a 180 degree view of the southern portion of the island from the lush gardens and private pool. Must see activities beside golf include beaches, fine dining, shopping, sailing, mountain climbing, Eco tours, zip lining, rain forests, volcano tour, riding the old 'sugar train', biking, hiking, horseback riding,and visits to numerous historic sites. Be sure to check out the beach restaurants to sample the local lobster and conch dishes and watch the native vervet monkeys. Shells abound on the white sand beaches where the water is warm and clear. Although all beaches are public, you can easily find one that can be your 'private beach'. A drive around the island gives insight into the history of the island with magnificent views of both the Atlantic coast and the Caribbean coast. Dress is casual, no matter where you go. Try the local rums, beers and selection of fine wines available anywhere. A ferry or water taxis are available for visits to Nevis, St. Kitts' sister island. Boat charters and fishing expeditions abound. Fresh fish, seafood and an array of local produce can be found at the farmer's market downtown. The villa also has a range of organic fruit in the gardens which is available for your enjoyment - bananas, papayas, plantains, and various fresh herbs, to name a few. Lounge by the private pool while you enjoy the windward breezes and view, or enjoy the oversized jacuzzi tub after an afternoon on the course or at the beach. Privacy is the key feature. The villa is the utmost retreat.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Basseterre, St Kitts & Nevis

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Off season
1 Apr - 30 Sep
4 night minimum stay
£675
for 4 nights
From
£150
£994
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
£826
for 4 nights
From
£188
£1,205
 

Additional pricing information

Maintenance Service Fee £75.05

Unless by prior arrangement earliest check in time is 3pm. Checkout time is 11 am.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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