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*Short stays Sep-Jan book now* 4 Bed West Coast Villa, Close to Beach

People10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Separate WCs1
Space 3,229 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 5 nights

Overview

About the property

4 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, Balconies, Private Pool, Short Walk to Beach, Families

Quiet, authentic Barbadian village life surrounds the Villa. The tranquil Reeds Bay is perfect for swimming and relaxing and is just a 5 minutes walk away. Go North towards Speightstown and you will find beach bars, restaurants, water sports and swimming with turtles.

This spacious self contained accommodation has all you need to make that family holiday a most memorable one. Fully fitted kitchen with own washer, electric stove and granite counters. Large comfortable bedroom space with open balconies and en-suite bathrooms. Air conditioning is available in bedrooms for those warm nights. Separate house and beach towels are provided. Take advantage of the luxurious pool, lush garden, dine on a patio while the sun sets and feel the fresh air as the easterly winds blow. Parking is available for 4 cars at the front of the property.

You will find the following amenities within walking distance:

- Beach

- Restaurants popular with tourists

- Fish market and vegetable shop

- At the bottom of the hill is the bustling main road of the Platinum Coast, Holetown to the South and Speightstown to the North. The efficient public and private bus service ply the main route to and from Bridgetown regularly.

Any size of group catered for from 1-8 persons. Spare beds are available for children taking total occupancy to 10. To quote accurately please enter dates and the number of adults and children. Rates vary by season.

Airport transfers and chef can be arranged on request.

More Details

Property Manager
Yunus Aswat
Member since: 2015
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
22 September, 2018

Why Yunus Aswat chose Lower Carlton

I've been visiting Barbados since my childhood. Generations of my family live on the island. This purpose built villa, completed in 2015, fulfils the dream of having my own property in Barbados. I hope you enjoy your stay.

What makes this villa unique

This villa has been designed with tall ceilings and spacious living areas which is rare on the island.

Guestbook comments from the manager

What a lovely house this is! We truly felt at home, loved the pool, local beach and the area.

We are fresh fish and vegetables from the market down the road every day and we found the house a comfortable retreat from our daily excursions across the island.

Thank you for all the hospitality, Hanifa!! Loved our stay here!
Mar 2017
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa around the Lower Carlton around the St James

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 3229 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Max. adults: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 18
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Please read the rental agreement carefully.
  • Adhere to all signs and notices placed around the villa. These are for your safety and comfort.
  • As of July 1, 2018 a mandatory Room Rate Levy will be applied which is collected and passed onto the Barbados Revenue Authority. Charged at 2.5%.
Location Type:
  • near the sea ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • rural ...
  • village ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bathroom adjoining front first floor bedroom
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bathroom adjoining rear bedroom 1
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bathroom adjoining rear bedroom 2
    Ground Floor Family Bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 5 - Outdoor Shower , Pool deck shower
    Bathroom 6 - Toilet , Near pool
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Ground Floor Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
    Front first floor bedroom - 2 Single Bed
    Rear bedroom 2 facing North - 1 Large Double Bed
    Rear bedroom 1 facing North - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Spare beds available for 2 children taking total occupancy to 10.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • duty free shops
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Much of the furniture including beds and tables have been hand made by a local carpenter from Barbados mahogany. Ask property manager for rental car bookings. All fees to be paid to rental car company in local currency. We only introduce guests to rental car company. The property manager can arrange for a driver to take you around the island. Prices depend on distance/time. The driver can pick up and drop off anywhere by calling in advance. We only introduce guests to driver. Ask property manager for a private chef. All fees to be paid to chef in local currency. We only introduce guests to chef.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
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5

Family Break

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed in a few properties on this wonderful island but this is one of he best. The property is really well designed with loads of space inside and out. The pool area and outside dining area is wonderful for relaxing and for our twin grand children to splash around safely.The property is really well equipped with everything we needed to make our stay perfect.

The location of the property is ideal with only a five minute walk to some of the best beaches on the island and to the local fish market and bars. We did have a car to help explore the island but the local buses are frequent and cheap to use.

I would recommend eating at the Golden Anchor opposite the Folkstone Marine Park. The food is excellent and good value and there is generally something happening each evening.

The Seacat Restaurant also at Folkstone is a great place to eat.

For anyone not visiting Barbados before you must visit the North of the Island to view the spectacular Cliffs and then travel down the East Coast. Whilst Crane Beach is renowned try Foul Bay and Bottom Bay instead. For other trips the Tiami Catamaran trip and Harbour Lights are excellent.

If there is any cricket on at the Oval you must spend an afternoon there, an experience not to be missed.

Finally I must say thankyou to Hanifa who contacted us before our stay and arranged some shopping for us and also a delicious meal to be ready on our arrival.

If you are looking for a spacious fully equipped property in a perfect location I would recommend Bairds View Villa

  • Review Submitted: 22-Feb-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am glad you enjoyed your stay so much and I would like to say a big thanks for giving me this opportunity to host your group. Thank you also for highlighting numerous amenities within easy reach of the villa. As always Hanifa does her very best to help with those special requests. I look forward to welcoming you again at the villa.
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5

Perfect holiday villa

  • 5 of 5

Hanifa was absolutely wonderful and helpful. The property is beautiful and clean, also well equipped for a comfortable experience

  • Review Submitted: 31-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the review. Please do come again.
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New Jersey
5

Best Value Where It Counts

  • 5 of 5

To say I'm picky is an understatement. However, I'm also pragmatic. This rental is 5 stars because where it counts, it is exactly on par with the amount spent.

First and foremost, Hanifa and Younis are professional and punctual. Fast, courteous responses and were very accommodating to us (8 people). The villa itself is beautiful. It is not PERFECT per se but it is worth every penny of it's moderate and fair price. If you want perfection, then you'll have to pay for it by renting out another villa at a much much higher mark up.

PROS:The location itself is ideal. The local beach (5 minute walk) is seaweed free and is quiet and calm. The neighbors are courteous and quiet. The house is clean and well equipped and well organized. The pool is perfect and really well maintained. The stove/fridge/microwave/washer are all standard and in good condition (i.e. not state of the art but well maintained). The price is perfect (not too high and not too low).

CONS: The only thing I would say that was inconvenient to people vacationing is there was no dryer (hang dry clothing) but I knew that going in (ideally just a nice to have). Lastly, there is no central AC which wouldn't normally be a problem because the cross winds are beautiful. However, there were no screens on the windows so at night some mosquitoes were an issue. But it's a Bajan thing across the board (no one has screens) so understood.

Book this villa and you will not be disappointed, guaranteed. I'd book it tomorrow if I could afford to go again.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I appreciate your feedback which I read carefully. I will look to install a dryer for guest convenience in future as this is a popular request. The decision to install a central AC was carefully weighed against the constant breeze which I have found from other guest feedback to be a real advantage. For guest comfort during sleeping hours was a necessity so you can find air conditioning in all bedrooms. You will be welcomed enthusiastically on your future stays.
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5

Convenient and Spacious Villa with a lovely pool

  • 5 of 5

We had a very enjoyable time staying at this villa which was about a 2-3 minute walk to the beach, a local shop and bus stops.The villa was well equipped and the manager Hanifa and her family were very helpful. We had a couple of minor issues which were sorted out really quickly. Hanifa arranged for us to be picked up from the airport and her son stopped of at Massy's supermarket so we could pick up some food. Tea, coffee and sugar were provided. We had a great stay sometimes eating in and sometimes eating out - June even baked a cake for the local shop owner - there was no cake tins so June improvised and the cake was really nice. The local shops and stalls are generally cheaper than Massy. We did feedback that the towels had become a little rough and Hanifa said she would try to improve this - so again really pleased with the way the villa was managed. The balcony and veranda offered shade from the sun and the gardens were well maintained. There were mosquito nets on three of the beds but we did not see any mosquitoes or other biting insects at all. I would definitely like to go back and stay there again.

  • Review Submitted: 12-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review and feedback. 1. I will see to it that the towels are maintained better. 2. A minor oversight in the well-equipped kitchen so I will make sure to get some cake tins. I look forward to welcoming you back.
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Weaverville, NC (Asheville, NC)
5

Fantastic!

  • 5 of 5

This place is right on target all the way around.

  • Review Submitted: 11-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for giving 5 stars and I hope you will come back in future.
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4

Beautiful villa in a great location

  • 4 of 5

We had a great time at this villa. It is well equipt and in a great location, minutes to the beach and great fish market. The pool area is great and the gardens are private. The neighborhood is great with several restaurants in a walking distance.

Couple of things to keep in mind:

- when renting a car in Barbados opt for a smaller vehicle as the roads are very narrow. We had an SUV and it was challenging!

- it is somewhat a rural part of the island and there is a ton of chickens and roosters, so if you are a light sleeper it may be an issue as they are very loud starting at 5 am.

- LAST but important detail to know, the villa has a camera surveillance system and there is a screen in the kitchen where you can see live footage from all cameras. As mentioned before the garden/pool area is very private so it was quite uncomfortable for us to find out that there are 2 active cameras covering the pool and back porch that DO NOT show on the screen in the kitchen! That left a little bit of a bad taste. We spent most the time in that area and realized we have been recorded without our knowledge! Suggestion to the owner, it would be appropriate to inform guests about the existence of said surveillance.

  • Review Submitted: 06-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Jacob Thank you for the 4-star review. The villa is situated in a village and yes you can expect to come in close proximity to wildlife. As for camera surveillance, we respect the privacy of our guests and at check-in the property manager should have shown you the cameras were disconnected for the rear porch and garden/pool area. I am sorry this didn't happen on this occassion. The fact that you couldn't see two of the cameras displayed on the screen is proof that they were disconnected and were not recording. I only allow the cameras for rear porch and garden/pool to record when the villa is empty. I will instruct my property manager to bring this to a guest's attention during check-in for future stays. Also, Hanifa will follow up during your stay if you have any concerns as we take the comfort of our guests very seriously. There is plenty of opportunity to raise your concerns with Hanifa during your stay and she is very responsive and helpful. I look forward to welcoming you again in future and I thank you for the constructive comments.
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Location

Nearest Airport
30 Kilometres
Grantley Adams International Airport
Nearest Barpub
500 Metres
John Moore's Bar
Nearest Golf
3.5 Kilometres
Royal Westmoreland
Nearest Restaurant
400 Metres
De Outback Bar & Grill
Nearest Beach
300 Metres
Reeds Bay
Car: recommended

Royal Westmoreland Golf Course is a 5 minute drive.

Apes Hill Club is a 10 minute drive.

Fish Market is 400 metres away on Highway 1B.

Water sports are available at the beach on Reed's Bay or Mullin's Bay.

A small grocery store is on the adjacent road.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa around the Lower Carlton,

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
September/October
1 Sep 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
5 night minimum stay
£850
for 5 nights
From
£160
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
 
November
1 Nov 2018 - 30 Nov 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,025
for 5 nights
From
£195
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £25 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter 2018
1 Dec 2018 - 30 Apr 2019
5 night minimum stay
£1,295
for 5 nights
From
£249
 
 
Summer 2019
1 May 2019 - 31 Aug 2019
5 night minimum stay
£1,195
for 5 nights
From
£229
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
£1,225
for 5 nights
From
£235
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning £50
Refundable Damage Deposit £295

House keeping:
- House keeping is 50UKP per week.

Cancellation Terms:
1. A 25% deposit secures the property.
2. If cancellation is 30 days before the check-in date you will get a 100% refund of the deposit.
3. Payment can be done in full or if you wish instalments (up-to 3) can be arranged. All instalments must be completed 30 days prior to check-in.

Damage Deposit:
Damage Deposit refunded 7 days after departure.

Flexible check-in and check-out:
Flexible check-in/check-out is possible by prior arrangement and is subject to availability. There may be additional charges.

Room Rate Levy:
A mandatory room rate levy is charged at the rate of 2.5% of the rental amount and passed on to the Barbados Revenue Authority. Details of the amount to pay and method of payment will be provided after the booking is made.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 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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