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Sapphire Beach--a Jewel

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Last updated: 08/28/2014
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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Sapphire Beach Resort & Marina condo description

Location! Location! Location! Sapphire Beach is simply the best place to stay on St. Thomas. Why drive to the beach when you can have it as your front yard? Sapphire is the best all-around beach on St. Thomas, offering white sand, shade and great snorkeling. Our unit is totally remodeled and waiting for you. Need side-by side units? Our neighbor has also updated; we will be glad to check availability.

St. Thomas - Everything You're Looking For: Duty Free Shopping
Nightlife/Activities
Beautiful Beaches and Mountain Views
Excursions to St. John and British Virgin Islands
Water Sports

Need a car or jeep for all or part of your stay? We highly recommend Zip Rentals. We've used them many times. They're happy to meet us at the airport or deliver the car right to Sapphire. Their prices are competitive and the service is great. Call Lisa @ 340.715.1501 or email @ ziprentalsvi@gmail.com

The second largest of the U.S. Virgin Islands, St. Thomas spans 32 square miles of tropical paradise and lies off the coast of Puerto Rico. The island embraces the Atlantic Ocean on the North side and the Caribbean Sea on the South. It is located in the northwest corner of the US Virgin Islands. Its mountainous peaks rise to 1,550 feet above sea level, providing breathtaking views from almost every direction. Drake's Seat is particularly famous for its vistas. The capital of the Virgin Islands is Charlotte Amalie, a charming and gracious town named in 1692 for the Queen of Denmark. A natural deep water port, it has one of the most stunning harbors in the world. It is also known as a mecca for duty-free shopping in the Caribbean Islands. Our newly remodeled condo is located on beautiful Sapphire Beach which boasts a wide white sand beach and great snorkeling.

St. Thomas can be a quiet retreat or a destination for visitors who enjoy the bustle of duty-free Shopping, fine dining, and exciting nightlife. Sports and activities are abundant on St. Thomas. Golf enthusiasts will enjoy the George and Tom Fazio-designed Mahogany Run course. St. Thomas is also well known for its world-class yachting and sport fishing. A number of dive shops serve the island and provide a safe, comfortable scuba experience for beginners or experienced divers. Advanced certification courses are available here, as well as complete instruction for beginners

Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 2
  • 650 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Smoking Allowed:

            Please smoke on the patio for the comfort of our non-smoking guests....moreless

          • Children Welcome
          • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            21 or older please....moreless

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

          • Bedroom 1: 1 king, 1 sleep sofa /futon

            Fold Out Couch...moreless

          • Luxurious king size bed faces the ocean. New memory foam mattress. Fall asleep and wake to the sound of the surf. Pocket doors between the bedroom and living area where you'll find a queen-size fold out couch. We provide a queen size airbed to put on top of the fold out. condo sleeps 4 comfortably....moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

            ...moreless

          • The bathroom is newly remodeled from floor to ceiling.

          Other Amenities

              • Have your morning coffee overlooking the beach from the balcony sitting at our raised table. Beach loungers for owner and guest use only located between B & C building. We provide snorkel equipment. Snorkeling trips, sailboat cruises, fishing trips and jet skis available at the resort marina....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Stereo:

                Boom box to remain in condo...moreless

              • Books
              • Games:

                A few board games for the occasional rainy day...moreless

              • Books For Adults
              • DVD Player
              • Video Library:

                DVD library with a variety of movies for your enjoyment...moreless

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Romantic
              • Historic
              • Tourist Attractions

              Attractions

              • Museums
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Marina
              • Restaurants
              • Coin Laundry
              • Cinemas
              • Duty Free Shops
              • Reefs
              • Churches
              • Live Theater
              • Library

              Leisure Activities

              • Boating
              • Shopping
              • Scenic Drives
              • Sight Seeing
              • Beachcombing
              • Eco Tourism
              • Horseback Riding
              • Photography

              local services and businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat
              • Medical Services
              • Massage Therapist
              • Groceries
              • Fitness Center

              Location Type

              • Oceanfront
              • Beach View
              • Beachfront
              • Waterfront
              • Beach:

                Yes, beach front. Sitting on the deck you are looking at sand with the water beyond that....moreless

              sports and adventure activities

              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Parasailing
              • Hiking
              • Golf
              • Sailing
              • Fishing
              • Wind-Surfing
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Paragliding
              • Jet Skiing
              • Snorkeling
              • Swimming

              catering options

                  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                  Dining

                  • Dining Area
                  • Dining:

                    In addition, the bar height dining table on the deck seats 2...moreless

                  • Seating for 4 people

                  forms of payment

                      • Accept Credit Card

                      General

                      • Linens Provided
                      • Alarm Clock
                      • Shampoo
                      • Basic Soaps
                      • Hair Dryer
                      • Air Conditioning:

                        In-room thermostat. ...moreless

                      • Sofa Bed
                      • Towels Provided:

                        Includes beach towels...moreless

                      • Ceiling Fans
                      • Parking Off Street:

                        Park behind this unit....moreless

                      • Paper Towels
                      • Toilet Paper
                      • Internet
                      • Wireless Internet:

                        Wi-fi is complimentary....moreless

                      • Parking
                      • Local Maps
                      • Local Restaurant Guide
                      • Safe
                      • Iron & Board
                      • Living Area
                      • Activities Guide
                      • Washing Machine:

                        (3) Laundry facilities on site, located in the laundry trailer by the marina...moreless

                      • Clothes Dryer:

                        (3) Laundry facilities on site, located in the laundry trailer by the marina...moreless

                      • Living Room

                      Kitchen

                      • Blender
                      • Pantry Items:

                        A selection of spices provided....moreless

                      • Cooking Utensils
                      • Coffee Maker
                      • Toaster
                      • Stove
                      • Refrigerator
                      • Microwave:

                        Convection microwave...moreless

                      • 4 Ring Stove
                      • Stove:

                        Glass cooktop...moreless

                      • Kitchen:

                        Unit remodeled. Kitchen is completely new. Upgrades include a double sink, convection microwave, glass stove top and lots of cupboard space....moreless

                      • Dishes & Utensils

                      Outside

                      • Boat:

                        Pocket yachts can be rented or a power or sail excursion booked right at the marina on site. ...moreless

                      • Outdoor Grill:

                        Electric...moreless

                      • Large Cooler
                      • Pedal Boat
                      • Deck Furniture
                      • Water Sports Gear
                      • Beach Chairs
                      • Beach Towels
                      • Gated Community
                      • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
                      • Fish Cleaning Table
                      • Tennis Court
                      • Small Cooler
                      • Outdoor Furniture
                      • Balcony
                      • Lanai / Gazebo:

                        Looks directly out to the beach...moreless

                      Payment Type

                      • Visa
                      • Mastercard
                      • Discover

                      Pool / Spa

                      • Communal Pool:

                        Outdoor pool located in front of the D building....moreless

                      • In Ground Pool
                      • Outdoor Pool
                       

                      Reviews

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                      from 28 traveler reviews
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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Summer
                      Apr 27 - Aug 30, 2014
                      4 night min stay
                      $200 $200
                      Fri, Sat, Sun
                      $1,300
                      Fall
                      Aug 31 - Nov 22, 2014
                      4 night min stay
                      $150
                      $1,000
                      High Season
                      Nov 23 - Apr 12, 2015
                      4 night min stay
                      $250
                      $1,700

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • pp/pn for 3rd&4th guest $10 + tax
                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
                      • Tax Rate 10%

                      Notes:

                      $10.00 per person per night for 3rd & 4th occupant. $300 Security Deposit, returned at end of stay.

                      2 or 3 Night stays require a $165 cleaning fee.

                      Rates are subject to change and cannot be guaranteed until the rental agreement is agreed to and the first payment is received.

                      All rentals are subject to an 10% USVI Hotel Tax.

                      A $300 refundable damage deposit is required

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                      Last updated: 08/28/2014
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                      Location

                      8 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Cyril B. King
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Ferry
                      Red Hook
                      0.3 Miles
                      Nearest Barpub
                      Sapphire Grill
                      4 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      Mahongany Run
                      0.3 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Sapphire Grill

                      Car: Recommended

                      Why Sapphire Beach? Because it's the best one, of course. We've been vacationing in St. Thomas for many years. When it was time to buy we knew where we wanted to be. We've completely remodeled and updated; we know you'll be comfortable here. White sands and good snorkeling, a beautiful view of St. John, convenience to Red Hook and ferries to surrounding islands, close to shopping and fine dining and yet in a secluded gated resort. We chose the second floor so we could leave the sliders open at night and enjoy the sounds of the surf and the island breeze. Leave your daily stresses behind. We will greet you with a welcome basket of drinks & snacks. Guests staying 5 nights or more will have a mid-week towel exchange. Our guests enjoy free use of wi-fi, beach chairs and snorkel equipment.

                      Other Activities: Coral World is a short drive away. This is an educational fun day enjoyed by all ages. Of course St. Thomas is known world wide for the duty free shopping in Charlotte Amalie.

                      Golf: Mahogany Run Golf Course is well known. A convenient drive from Sapphire.

                      Zip lining is now available nearby.

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2007

                      About the owner: We retired early as we'd much rather travel than go to an office each day. We are by no means wealthy and owning apiece of paradise doesn't come cheaply. Renting our condo when we can't be here helps us meet expenses and we know our guests will love it here. Many return year after year and become part of our extended Sapphire family.

                      Why the Owner Chose Sapphire Beach Resort & Marina:
                      After visiting this beautiful island twice on a cruise we decided a longer stay was in order. After coming a few years for a one week stay we decided that wasn't enough time either. So, the search was on. We looked at properties all over the island and decided no place but Sapphire would do as a second home. We haven't regretted our decision for a moment. The beautiful white sand beach that greets us each morning, the great snorkeling and million dollar views make this a place we love coming home to again and again.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
                      Sapphire Beach has it all: beautiful white sand, great snorkeling and million dollar views. We have Seagrape trees for those who crave the shade, a wide sand beach for those who want the sun. There's a marina on site with charter boats for day or sunset sails and power boats for fishing or going to other islands or snorkeling spots. Or rent a pocket yacht and go on your own. There's also para sailing and jet skis available.


                      Contact us

                      Speaks: english

                      Guestbook comments from the owner

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                      Photos

                      • This Could Be You

                        This Could Be You

                      • Morning Coffee with a view

                        Morning Coffee with a view

                      • King size comfort with Memory Foam Mattress

                        King size comfort with Memory Foam Mattress

                      • Updated & fully equipped kitchen. Convection microwave.

                        Updated & fully equipped kitchen. Convection microwave.

                      • Dining Area

                        Dining Area

                      • Our View

                        Our View

                      • The Pool

                        The Pool

                      • 3 washers & 3 dryers for guest use.  Tokens available from the harbour master

                        3 washers & 3 dryers for guest use. Tokens available from the harbour master

                      • The Marina

                        The Marina

                      • A great day just hanging out on Sapphire Beach

                        A great day just hanging out on Sapphire Beach

                      • Enjoy a Caribbean sunset

                        Enjoy a Caribbean sunset

                      • While on Jost, enjoy a Pain Killer at the Soggy Dollar Bar

                        While on Jost, enjoy a Pain Killer at the Soggy Dollar Bar

                      • Entryway with view to sliders

                        Entryway with view to sliders

                      • Small TV on the desk/dresser in the bedroom

                        Small TV on the desk/dresser in the bedroom

                      • Remodeled Bath

                        Remodeled Bath

                      • 32' Flat Panel with DVD player & movie library

                        32' Flat Panel with DVD player & movie library

                      • Path Between C & D Buildings

                        Path Between C & D Buildings

                      • Sapphire Beach

                        Sapphire Beach

                      • The Point

                        The Point

                      • Paradise Comes With Rainbows

                        Paradise Comes With Rainbows

                      • Under water at Sapphire

                        Under water at Sapphire

                      • Bring your passport and take a trip to Jost Van Dyke

                        Bring your passport and take a trip to Jost Van Dyke

                      • Live music at Sapphire Grill each Sunday.

                        Live music at Sapphire Grill each Sunday.

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                      This listing was first published here in 2007.

                      Date last modified - Friday, August 08, 2014

                      $150 - $250 per night (USD)
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                      1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 4

                      View calendar: Updated 08/28/14
                      Minimum stay: 4 nights
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