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Villa Bonne Vie - Enjoy the Good Life

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What a way to end the day! - Sunset from Villa Bonne Vie balcony

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Last updated: 12/21/2014
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Sapphire Beach Resort & Marina condo description

A UNIQUE COMBINATION OF COMFORT, TRANQUILITY AND ACTIVITIES!

When you dream of a tropical paradise, do you dream of a place where a white sand beach stretches out in front of you? Or of a world where the water is a kaleidoscope of turquoise and aquamarine hues?

If that’s your ideal vacation, then come enjoy our home while vacationing in Paradise! This spectacular 3rd and 4th floor condominium is located in the B-building directly on Sapphire beach, with breathtaking 180° views from each floor of the ocean and the neighboring islands (St John and British Virgin Islands). To us, this is the “Good Life” or “Bonne Vie”!

Just imagine...sitting back on one of the two private balconies enjoying your morning coffee (or afternoon cocktails) in a lush tropical setting listening to the calming sounds of the ocean lapping at the sand! As you sit looking out, you contemplate a dip in the water or a leisurely stroll down to the pristine beach, feeling the sugary white sand between your toes and admiring the incredible blue Caribbean water. All of this is located right in front of our home…we must warn you, you’ll have to pinch yourself or you'll think you've gone to heaven!

Our Condo…
We are proud to share our private paradise – Villa Bonne Vie - with you! Capture the splendor of the ocean within arms reach, as your worries and cares fade away. Our newly remodeled condo is tastefully set up as our home-away-from-home and comes complete for anyone to walk in and be more than comfortable.

The condo boasts floor-to-ceiling sliding doors that open onto two private balconies with awesome views of Sapphire Beach and the Caribbean. The condo is fully air-conditioned (separate controls on each floor) and completely furnished with cookware, luxury bed and bath linens, beach towels, and a cooler for your trips to other beaches.

On the main floor there is a living room with a Queen sleeper-sofa, dining area, large flat screen TV, cable, stereo w/iPod dock, renovated full bathroom, and a brand new kitchen that has everything to make life easy – solid granite counter with breakfast bar, new wood cabinets with plenty of storage, microwave/convection oven, smooth cook-top, refrigerator with ice-maker, toaster oven, blender, coffee-maker, espresso/cappuccino machine, and Belgium waffle-maker.

The top floor is the master bedroom suite with a second renovated full bathroom and a gorgeous ocean view to enjoy right from our comfortable King-size bed! If more sleeping space is needed, there is a Queen sleeper-sofa in the master suite sitting area. There is another large flat screen TV and cable upstairs.

To make sure you’re connected to the outside world (if you want;), we offer Broadband Wi-Fi throughout the condo (that can accommodate multiple devices at one time), a large flat screen TV with cable on each floor, and an AT&T cell phone for local and US calls.

We can arrange for pre-ordered grocery delivery or a personal chef – just let us know what you need.

Amenities at Sapphire Beach Resort and Marina…
You'll have no shortage of options as you plan your day. Go for a swim, nap on the sand, snorkel right off the beach, volleyball, parasailing, rent a Wave Runner, go for a PADI dive, snorkeling tour, or a deep sea fishing charter from the Sapphire Marina just steps away...the day is yours to relax and enjoy as you wish in the warm Caribbean sun...and that’s just at Sapphire Beach!!!

As part of your package, you'll have full use of the owner's chaise lounges on the beach and we provide outside games, floats and noodles, and snorkeling equipment.

If you feel like something other than the beach, Sapphire also offers a multi-level cascading freshwater pool on the edge of the Caribbean Sea.

Currently at Sapphire, the “Banana Cabana” offers food, soda and freezy drinks (located between B and C buildings) and the Sapphire Grill offers lunch and dinner (a short stroll up the hill past the Marina and F building). Both places also provide beach service, so you don’t even need to get out of your chair:). If you’re really tired after the day, the Grill offers room service and Senor Pizza delivers to Sapphire.

Saint Thomas…
We are blessed with one of the most pleasant climates in the world, which is kept comfortable year round by gentle trade winds – the average daytime summer temperatures are around 85° and 80° during winter months. The great thing is that Americans don’t need a passport – all of this beauty is part of the United States.

There are numerous options of things to see and do on St. Thomas and the surrounding islands, including the many beaches (the real gems of the Caribbean), Mahogany Run golf course with the “Devil’s Triangle”, shopping in Charlotte Amalie (each visitor can take up to $1,600 worth of duty-free imports), the restaurants, and excursions out of Sapphire Marina and Red Hook. Once you book your stay, we will send you our “Villa Bonne Vie Guest Guidebook” that provides information on our condo and suggestions on the island.

Whether you want to sample all of the Islands or just relax with family and friends, our condo offers it all. Relax and enjoy the comfort and ambiance of Villa Bonne Vie that is guaranteed to provide a good life and make you wish you never had to leave!

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Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 3

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional

              Suitability

              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Wheelchair Inaccessible

              Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

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

                ...moreless

              • Living Room - Queen Sleeper Sofa: 1 queen

                ...moreless

              • King size bed with new Therapedic King bed! Two Queen sleeper sofas with comfortable mattresses - one in the living room, second upstairs in the Master suite....moreless

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              • Master Suite Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

                Remodeled bathroom-glass backsplash and granite counters...moreless

              • Main Floor Bathroom: toilet, shower

                Remodeled - granite counters, porcelain tile, double sinks...moreless

              Other Amenities

                  • The condo also has a safe, iron and ironing board, hair dryers, stereo with cd player and ipod/iphone docking, binoculars, alarm clock, espresso/cappuccino machine, and Belgium waffle-maker. Transportation on site - Taxis near the old Lobby. You can also get a Safari bus at the top of the hill, but it only goes in one direction (towards Red Hook and Tutu Mall)....moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Books
                  • CD Player
                  • DVD Player:

                    A Blu-Ray player for your use...moreless

                  • Games:

                    Plenty of board games and cards for the occasional rainy afternoon...moreless

                  • Satellite / Cable:

                    (2) Two large flat screen TVs - one downstairs, one upstairs - with cable and plenty of movie channels...moreless

                  • Stereo:

                    With i-Pod dock and remote...moreless

                  Theme

                  • Adventure
                  • Away From It All
                  • Family
                  • Romantic
                  • Sports & Activities
                  • Tourist Attractions

                  Attractions

                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Duty Free Shops
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Live Theater
                  • Marina
                  • Restaurants
                  • Synagogues

                  Local Services & Businesses

                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Babysitter
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Laundromat
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Medical Services

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Beachcombing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Boating
                  • Eco Tourism
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Horseshoes
                  • Paddle Boating
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Walking
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  Location Type

                  • Beachfront:

                    Nothing between you and the beach - BEAUTIFUL!...moreless

                  • Oceanfront

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

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

                  Dining

                  • Dining:

                    There is a dining table inside that seats four and a breakfast bar with too leather stools. We also have an outside table and chairs for al fresco dining....moreless

                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 4 people

                  General

                  • Air Conditioning:

                    Separate AC controls for each floor...moreless

                  • Broadband Access
                  • Clothes Dryer:

                    Onsite next to the Marina...moreless

                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided:

                    Beds are prepared with luxurious high count sheets...moreless

                  • Living Room
                  • Mobile Phone:

                    An AT&T cell phone is provided for our guests use on island and for calls back home to the mainland. (We do not provide data, text, or long-distance on the phone)....moreless

                  • Parking:

                    Parking right in front of our building...moreless

                  • Towels Provided:

                    Ample towels (bath and beach) are provided...moreless

                  • Washing Machine:

                    Onsite next to the Marina...moreless

                  • Wireless Internet:

                    Throughout the condo (and on the balconies:)...moreless

                  Kitchen

                  • Catering Available:

                    Catering and provisioning available upon request...moreless

                  • Coffee Maker:

                    We also have provide a small Cappuccino/Espresso machine....moreless

                  • Cooking Utensils:

                    Everything you need to make a home cooked meal (or just warm up your leftovers;)...moreless

                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Ice Maker
                  • Kitchen:

                    Brand new high-end kitchen with solid granite counter tops, breakfast bar, solid wood cabinets, and modern appliances...moreless

                  • Microwave
                  • Pantry Items:

                    We provide coffee filters, salt, pepper, sugar, oil, vinegar, and various spices...moreless

                  • Refrigerator:

                    Brand new refrigerator with ice maker (very handy:)...moreless

                  • Stove
                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Balcony:

                    Two private balconies for you to enjoy!...moreless

                  • Kayak / Canoe:

                    You can rent kayaks, paddle boards, and wind-surfing equipment from the Dive-In shop onsite (extra cost)...moreless

                  • Lanai / Gazebo
                  • Outdoor Grill:

                    An electric grill for your use...moreless

                  • Water Sports Gear:

                    Included in the rate - snorkeling equipment and floats are stored in the condo, and chaise loungers on the beach...moreless

                  Payment Type

                  • Amex
                  • Discover
                  • Mastercard
                  • Visa

                  Pool / Spa

                      • Communal Pool:

                        Beautiful two level pool on the ocean's edge...moreless

                      House Cleaning

                          • Housekeeper Optional
                           

                          Reviews

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                          2013-2014 Rental Rates: 
                          Low Season:  May 01-November 15...$250/night*...$1600/week (7 nights)
                          High Season:  November 16-April 30..$335/night*..$2100/week (7 nights)
                          Includes: excellent location, gorgeous views, midweek towel exchange(over 7 ngts),
                          exit cleaning, WIFI througout the condo, beach amenities, and items listed above.
                          Rates based on double occupancy, $100/per additional guest per stay.
                          Requires refundable $250 security deposit and does not include 10% tax.
                          * Three (3) night minimum.
                          

                          Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.


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                          Last updated: 12/21/2014
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                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 2009

                          Why the Owner Chose Sapphire Beach Resort & Marina:
                          After traveling to numerous Caribbean islands, my husband and I found our jewel! Even in the best hotels, we could never get as close to the ocean as we have at our Sapphire condo. We invite you to enjoy the splendor of Sapphire Beach from Villa Bonne Vie - if it's beauty you want...you won't be disappointed.

                          The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
                          Please note - the REAL attraction at Sapphire Beach Resort & Marina is the ocean right out front! As many have mentioned, the restaurants on-site are closed (except for the Banana Cabana during the day). This is a condominium complex, as such Sapphire is more low-key than a resort and each unit is individually owned and maintained. If you want bars and parties, this IS NOT the place for you. If you want Paradise, Villa Bonne Vie IS the place for you!!!


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                          Photos

                          • What a way to end the day! - Sunset from Villa Bonne Vie balcony

                            What a way to end the day! - Sunset from Villa Bonne Vie balcony

                          • All we can say...Spectacular!! A view from our main balcony at Villa Bonne Vie!

                            All we can say...Spectacular!! A view from our main balcony at Villa Bonne Vie!

                          • Guest's photo after a tropical sprinkle

                            Guest's photo after a tropical sprinkle

                          • Our new kitchen is here!

                            Our new kitchen is here!

                          • Location...location...location (master suite balcony view)

                            Location...location...location (master suite balcony view)

                          • Another view from end of the bed

                            Another view from end of the bed

                          • Upstairs Master bathroom in the afternoon sun

                            Upstairs Master bathroom in the afternoon sun

                          • Beauty from Villa Bonne Vie's main balcony

                            Beauty from Villa Bonne Vie's main balcony

                          • A guest's photo from snorkeling off of Prettyklip Point right on Sapphire Beach

                            A guest's photo from snorkeling off of Prettyklip Point right on Sapphire Beach

                          • Our freshwater pool that sits on the edge of the ocean

                            Our freshwater pool that sits on the edge of the ocean

                          • Parking and entrance to the B-building

                            Parking and entrance to the B-building

                          • Guest's panoramic photo of Sapphire Beach (upper balcony)

                            Guest's panoramic photo of Sapphire Beach (upper balcony)

                          • Lunch on our condo main balcony (and you can see your beach chair from here;)

                            Lunch on our condo main balcony (and you can see your beach chair from here;)

                          • The view from our living room

                            The view from our living room

                          • Our comfy living room

                            Our comfy living room

                          • Main floor full bathroom

                            Main floor full bathroom

                          • King-Sized bed with the best beach view

                            King-Sized bed with the best beach view

                          • Master bedroom sitting area with cathedral ceilings, hall and mahogany staircase

                            Master bedroom sitting area with cathedral ceilings, hall and mahogany staircase

                          • Master tub and shower...refreshing after a day of sun and fun

                            Master tub and shower...refreshing after a day of sun and fun

                          • The Beach:)

                            The Beach:)

                          • Beach view of our building - our unit is on the top two floors

                            Beach view of our building - our unit is on the top two floors

                          • At the end of our rainbow!!

                            At the end of our rainbow!!

                          • As the sun goes down

                            As the sun goes down

                          • This could be you:)

                            This could be you:)

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                          1 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 6

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                          Speaks: english
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