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5 Bedroom Speightstown Villa, with Pool and Private Garden

People10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 4 - 12 nights

Overview

About the property

Accommodates 10 adults or 8 adults and up to 6 children. Close to the beach.

Chindwin is located on the edge of Speightstown, to the North of the West Coast of Barbados. It is just a 10 minute walk from the closest beach and the centre of town. Staying at Chindwin you can experience a special and unique style of holiday as the villa is very much a part of a charming local community. The neighbours are welcoming and friendly and you will soon feel at home with your new Bajan friends.

During your stay you can enjoy visits from native Green Monkeys making their way across the garden to the town (or back again!) where they gather the fruit from local gardens on a daily basis. In the evening, you may be treated to your own personal firework display as fireflies parade their luminous talents in the dark – a dazzling show of lights not to be missed. The orchestra of the night is courtesy of the crickets and tiny tree frogs who will sing you to sleep. In the garden, there are humming birds, butterflies, dragonflies and much more, which means that nature is very much part of Chindwin’s appeal.

Inside there is an extensive master bedroom with a king-size bed and ensuite shower. The master bedroom has a fabulous balcony from which you can look across Speightstown to the open sea beyond. The villa has 3 more bedrooms which have queen size double beds and a delightful children’s ‘dormitory’ which can sleep either 2 adults or up to 6 children.

All bedrooms have air conditioning, and the flexible layout provides a perfect family holiday home for two, three or even four generations to holiday together.

On the ground floor, there is a roomy living, dining and fully equipped kitchen area which, combined with a 40′ x 10′ covered patio at the rear and separate TV/Playroom, means that even at maximum occupation, there is plenty of space for everyone.

With complimentary Wi-Fi, TV and DVD player, entertainment is always available.

There are mosquito screens on the windows.

Housekeeping is included weekly and extra can be arranged at an additional cost.

The large 24ft x 12ft swimming pool is 7ft deep and provides the perfect place to cool off, perhaps after a challenging game of table tennis on the table provided. We also include 2 kayaks (with car fittings) along with various surf boards, boogie boards and snorkelling equipment for your use and enjoyment during your stay.

Chindwin provides a unique, rural location on the edge of Barbados’ third largest town - Speightstown. Speightstown remains relatively unspoilt by tourism and offers a wonderful insight into ‘old’ Barbados. There you will find a wide choice of ‘eateries’ ranging from the locally famous ‘white vans’ offering fantastic value ‘street food’ through to the Fisherman’s Pub (where you will meet ‘Junior’, the boss!), Island Plates and Little Bristol Beach Bar (where you just HAVE to try the Shark Wrap). There is The Lobster Pot, Jumas and a little further north is the Yacht Club at Port St Charles Marina and the famous Fish Pot Restaurant.

We would love you to share the experience of being our guests at Chindwin, and we look forward to welcoming you.

Contact us for availability and more information.

More Details

Property Manager
Karen Whittaker
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
16 September, 2018

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa around the Speightstown around the Saint Peter

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Master bedroom and the downstairs bedroom have their own ensuite bathroom. There is a bathroom upstairs which is shared by the other 3 bedrooms. All are shower only (no bath tub)
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
Notes:
​It's important to us that our guests get the very most out of their holiday​. We ​​offer a full concierge service to our guests both before and during their stay. We can arrange VIP fast-track airport services, transfers, car hire and trips and activities, along with child care, private chef and 'spa at home' massage services.

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5 Bedroom Speightstown Villa, with Pool and Private Garden
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Fabulous villa in quiet location with pool

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Chindwin is a modern spacious 5 bedroom house set in large enclosed gardens with a good sized swimming pool . Our party of 8 comprising grandparents, a young family, and a single sibling found the house ideally suited for a large group wishing some separation when required. The downstairs annex ideal for the less mobile who struggle with stairs. Plenty of bathrooms and toilets and lots of fridge space and everything you need for a relaxing holiday on the beautiful west coast of Barbados. Set back but walking distance of the main bus routes a car is nice but not essential. Although set near to local residences we had no issues with any of the locals. The agent for the property Azizi was great and always available to assist if needed but not intrusive. Green monkeys parade along the boundaries at dawn and dusk and the local roosters visit the garden if you forget to shut the front gates. We found it a home from home and much preferred it to staying in a hotel. Lots of lovely beaches close by and plenty of reasonably priced eateries. I would definitely recommend Chindwin as a great find. Thanks also to Karen at Paradise rentals for all her help in making the booking process so simple.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Additional pricing information

There is a security deposit of US$400, payable by Visa or MasterCard a day or so before you arrive. It is refunded in full on departure, once the villa has been checked, subject to zero damages.

All payments are non refundable. We recommend you obtain the relevant travel insurance so that you are covered should you need to cancel. We will happily provide all documentation to assist with any claims. Alternatively, if you are unable to stay, we can offer the nights booked at alternative futures dates, subject to availability.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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