SUMMERWINDS...hillside with stunning ocean views in Oyster Pond
Description from the manager
7th Night Free! - Jan 5 - Apr 14, 2015 Restrictions Apply! Rates are based on 2 guests per bedroom and the maximum occupancy at the villa is 8 persons so if a 7th & 8th person is added on there is an extra person fee of $50.00 p/person, p/night.This property may accept holiday stays of less than 14 nights.Rates may vary depending on # of bedrooms rented. Please see rate table or call for details.Summerwinds is a spectacular, new, fully air conditioned, 3 Bedroom, 3 plus 2 half bathroom St. Maarten vacation villa located in the gated Oyster Pond Hillside. The villa is perched on the hillside with stunning views of the ocean and Oyster Pond Marina.
The villa’s two-level space, rooms, outside deck and private pool join together in a flowing space and are bordered by lush foliage.
The main level offers spacious living and dining areas which are exquisitely furnished with designer furnishings made of wood and glass and plush fabrics...The dining area is separate from the living area offering seating up to 8 persons with easy access to the wonderful gourmet kitchen with stone counter tops and top of the line stainless steel appliances. The living area is spacious, comfortable and offers a 60 inch flat screen TV with Satellite TV, DVD player and stereo system with C/D player. Large sliding doors open onto the outdoor pool area and deck. If you have any visitors over, there is a powder room available.
The villa has a private infinity pool and is a wonderful area for relaxing and enjoying the fabulous views. On the pool deck, it is equipped with comfortable lounge chairs for you to bask in the Caribbean Sun while enjoying the amazing views from this villa. There is an outdoor dining area for 8 persons and a gas BBQ grill for your use. For your complete convenience, there is an outdoor shower and 1/2 bath located by the pool area.
The main level also offers the Master Bedroom offering a king bed, ceiling fan and an en-suite bathroom. Large sliding doors open onto the pool area so you can enjoy the wonderful views.
The entire main level offers central air conditioning with individual climate control.
The upper level of the villa offers two bedrooms. The second bedroom offers a king bed, safe, air conditioning, ceiling fan and en-suite bathroom. The third bedroom offers two king-size beds, air conditioning, ceiling fan and en-suite bathroom.
The villa is located in Oyster Pond, conveniently located to the ferry service from Oyster Pond to St. Barths; just a short drive to Dawn Beach & The Westin Resort & Casino; 15 minutes from Orient Bay, the center for water sports on the island; 10 minutes from Philipsburg the centerLow Season - Apr 15 - Dec 142BR US $2,5003BR US $3,500Holiday Season - Dec 15 - Jan 5 (2 wks min)3BR US $5,500High Season - Jan 5 - Apr 142BR US $4,0003BR US $4,750Rates are based on 2 guests per bedroom and the maximum occupancy at the villa is 8 persons so if a 7th & 8th person is added on there is an extra person fee of $50.00 p/person, p/night or $275.00 p/person, p/weekRestrictions Apply
Additional amenities include: concierge service, beach towels, snorkeling, couples friendly, massage therapist, hospital, tennis, airport transportation, boating, dining room, medical services, cinemas, churches, family friendly, atm or bank, restaurants, senior citizens, tile floors, marina, bay or sound, scuba diving, water skiing, ironing board, night club or disco, reefs, housekeeper included, casino, car recommended, sailing, kayaking, flexible, eco tourism, soaps basic, cooking utensils, beauty spas, escort to rental, rentals cars available, swimming, coffee maker, toilet, walking, golf, synagogues, children, groceries, fishing, horseback riding, babysitting, nude beach, duty free shops, toilet paper....Read more
Left on 06/03/2013 for a stay in May 2013 | Debbie and John WoodruffReviewed Jun 3, 2013Stayed May 2013
My husband, mother and I stayed at this beautiful villa May 16-26, 2013. The drive to the villa was daunting, at first, but we quickly got used to it. The house was very nice with a beautiful kitchen and wonderful master bedroom and bathroom. The place was hot when we first arrived so next time we will request that the air be turned on before we get there. My mother had one of the bedrooms upstairs and especially enjoyed her private balcony.
The outside was gorgeous but I agree with the previous comment about the pool. You step off of the last step and the water is over your head. Should be marked for safety reasons. Kanesha took great care in the housekeeping and was very accommodating. We did not encounter any dogs but were annoyed with the cats. They were the only downside to our stay.
We look forward to returning next year. Strongy recommend this villa.
"Fantastic villa with a majestic and a few minor caveats"
Left on 05/17/2013 for a stay in May 2013 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed May 17, 2013Stayed May 2013
For my wife and I's 10th anniversary, I chose St Maarten. Beautiful island with dozens of unique and beautiful beaches(we hit 9 in 7 days). Getting around the island is easy enough. The drive up to villa was fun.
The villa is amazing. It was just the two of us, but this villa will easily accomodate 8+. The entire upstairs went unused. The kitchen was far larger than the pictures let on. Dining room was nice, but only used for some board games, since we chose to dine poolside. The family room was largely unused as well, but since we are from Louisville, it was nice to have DirecTV to catch the Kentucky Derby. The master bed is the comfiest bed we've ever slept on.
The pool is beautiful and refreshing during the day, but quite chilly(not heated) once the sun sets. It took some getting used to. That cut down on the midnight swims. Is the Mrs. expecting to cut loose and catch some rays sans tan lines? Not at this "private" pool. What the photos don't show are the villa being built next door. The workers have a great view of all pool activities during the day. Not a recipe for a timid wife.
Our plane arrived a couple hours late so it was dark by the time we checked in. Not a big deal, we grabbed a Busby's pizza (Philly cheese, A+) and hung at the pool. I proceeded to walk down the steps into the pool and proceeded [unexpectedly] to go right under. That got a good laugh out of both of us. The entire pool is about 8' deep, so don't expect to stand around the pool admiring the view of St. Barts.
Other downsides; A washer/dryer is listed as an amenity but they must be behind a locked door. We were told the maid could do laundry at $10 a load. Pass. Every morning we were treated to a couple dogs poolside. Unwanted but tolerable. Not so tolerable are the 3 noisy cats hanging out by the grill and sleeping on the patio table.
These are all minor complaints that wouldn't keep us from renting again, but just felt these things should be noted for future vacationers.
Left on 12/04/2011 for a stay in November 2011 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Dec 4, 2011Stayed Nov 2011
The summer winds villa is a little taste of paradise. Every room in the villa itself is gorgeously decorated, and kept clean and beautiful by a woman who cleans five days a week. The beds are so comfortable, the views from every room are stunning, and the outdoor area is unparalleled by anything we've seen before. The fully stocked kitchen has everything one could possibly need. The pool area overlooks the crystal clear ocean, with couches and chairs underneath a gazebo a few feet away, and chaise lounges next to the pool. The waves can be heard softly in the background. Overall, a great place to enjoy a vacation.
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