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Walled Island Estate W/Separate Guest House with Great Caribbean Sea View

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Front Porch looking into Living Room with the Back Porch to the Sea

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Last updated: 06/18/2014

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  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

St. John's guest house description

Gray Gate is a Walled Indoor\Outdoor Estate Home in the very best neighborhood on the Island and is about 5 miles from the Airport and 5 miles to St. John's. The house can be rented with Living Room, Front Porch, Back Porch with Ocean View, Laundry Room, Kitchen and Dining Room as a 1 Bedroom, 3 Bedrooms or a 4 Bedrooms. We have a separate Guest House that allows this flexibility and the main house bedrooms can be locked off. So you can rent just the Guest House and the living areas of the main house or just the Main House or the Main House and the Guest House. The living room is very large and open on 2 ends and has a great view of the ocean. This home is really a indoor\outdoor home with large glass doors on 1 side facing due east and 14ft teak folding doors on the other to capture the super trade winds that cool the house. You don't need AC in this home! Year Round Antiuga Temps are about 73 to 86 Degrees. It cools off nicely at night.


The dining room is completely open on 2 sides and the table can seat up to about 8 with the included extra table top. Connected to the Living Room and Dining Room is the Kitchen. In the kitchen you will find everything you need to cook up a fabulous meal and you can see the ocean while cooking! Included in the main house is the master bedroom with a new tempurpedic King Mattress with nice new bedding and lots of King pillows and lots of closet space. The master bedroom has a connecting Bathroom with bathtub. You can see the ocean from this bedroom. There is a full bathroom with a shower just off the hall and that is next to the front bedroom. This front bedroom is large and also has a new King Bed with new bedding and lots of pillows. There is a sitting area and lots of new lighting and closet space.

Across from the hall bath is the card room\bedroom. This room is really 2 rooms(a wall was taken out) and it is very large with lots of closet space, sitting area with coffee table and about 6 chairs and 2 twin beds with all new bedding and new pillows. You can see the ocean from this room. The guest house is separate from the main house, but has access to the Living Room, Porches, Dining Room and Kitchen. The Guest House has a Queen Bed with new bedding and pillows, large walk in closet and full bathroom with shower\tub. On our property we also have a full Laundry Room with twin wash tubs and a clothes washing machine, Tool Shed and Generator Room. There is a large Driveway and lots of room for parking for as many as 10 cars. We rent an economy car from Lille for about $200 per week at the airport. She will have the paperwork done and the car will be waiting for you when you clear customs.

Antigua has been my families Island home for 40 years and this home has everything you might need for a nice Holiday. We have had the same housekeeper who comes on Mondays for 36 years and the same Gardner for 18 years. They have known the house for 36 years so if you need some help they are close by.

Property Type

      • Estate

      Accommodation Type

      • Guest House
      • Guest House

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional

              Suitability

              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Low Allergen Environment
              • Children Welcome
              • Pets Considered
              • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
              • Wheelchair Accessible

              Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8

              • Master Bedroom: 1 king

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              • Big Bedroom: 1 king

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              • Sea View: 2 twin/ single, 1 baby crib

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              • Guest House: 1 queen

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              • King Bed (2) : Brand new Temperpedic Mattress with lots of new pillows, sheets and Bedspread. Queen Bed: In the Guest House we have a Queen Bed with new sheets, pillows and bedspread. Twin/Single Bed (2) : Our twin beds have new pillows, sheets and bedspreads. Crib: We have a crib with built in changing table....moreless

              Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, shower

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              • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

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              • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower

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              Other Amenities

                  • We have a long driveway with a plant filled roundabout with parking for as many as 10 cars. Our kitchen has everything you need for all cooking. We have all plates, glasses including Champange, Beer and High Cocktail Glasses. We have all silverware, wisks, bottle openers and if you need a funnel we have 2! Very Well Stocked. The Stove\Cooktop is Gas. Catering Available: Yes - We have 3 Names for Chefs that will come to our home and cook or can bring you items in foil pans to heat up later. We have a New Large Webber Charcoal BBQ Grill. We leave behind some charcoal and lighter fluid. Our Balcony in the rear of the home is just 5 steps to the back yard and has 2 outdoor chairs, 2 outdoor chaise lounges and the best view of the ocean. You will be amazed with the cooling Trade Winds and the nice afternoon shade. Get out the cocktails! This Balcony gets sun in the mornings. Our front Patio will soon have 2 Queen Size Day Beds Hanging from the ceiling. Perfect to read a book or take a nap....moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Books
                  • Books For Adults
                  • Books For Kids
                  • CD Player
                  • DVD Player
                  • Game Room
                  • Games
                  • Games For Kids
                  • Music Library
                  • Stereo
                  • Television
                  • Toys
                  • VCR
                  • Video Game Console
                  • Video Games
                  • Video Library

                  Theme

                  • Away From It All
                  • Budget

                  Attractions

                  • Bay/Sound
                  • Cinemas
                  • Duty Free Shops
                  • Forests
                  • Marina
                  • Museums
                  • Nude Beach
                  • Pond
                  • Rain Forests
                  • Recreation Center
                  • Reefs
                  • Restaurants
                  • Ruins
                  • Volcano
                  • Waterfalls

                  Local Services & Businesses

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

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Beachcombing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Eco Tourism
                  • Gambling Casinos
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Luaus
                  • Paddle Boating
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Walking
                  • Whale Watching

                  Location Type

                      • Near The Ocean

                      Sports & Adventure Activities

                      • Cycling
                      • Deepsea Fishing
                      • Equestrian Events
                      • Fishing
                      • Fly Fishing
                      • Golf
                      • Hiking
                      • Jet Skiing
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Sailing
                      • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                      • Snorkeling
                      • Sound/Bay Fishing
                      • Surf Fishing
                      • Surfing
                      • Swimming
                      • Tennis
                      • Water Skiing
                      • Wind-Surfing

                      Arrival Day

                          • Flexible

                          General

                          • Activities Guide
                          • Backpack
                          • Basic Soaps
                          • Ceiling Fans
                          • Internet
                          • Iron & Board
                          • Laundry Soap
                          • Linens Provided
                          • Local Activities Guide
                          • Local Maps
                          • Local Restaurant Guide
                          • Mobile Phone
                          • Parking
                          • Parking Off Street
                          • Safe
                          • Sunbed
                          • Telephone
                          • Thermos Bottle
                          • Towels Provided
                          • Washing Machine
                          • Wireless Internet

                          Kitchen

                          • 4 Ring Stove
                          • Blender
                          • Coffee Maker
                          • Cooking Utensils
                          • Dishwasher
                          • Freezer
                          • Grill
                          • Ice Maker
                          • Lobster Pot
                          • Microwave
                          • Oven
                          • Pantry Items
                          • Refrigerator
                          • Stove
                          • Stove
                          • Toaster

                          Outside

                          • Balcony
                          • Beach Chairs
                          • Beach Towels
                          • Large Cooler
                          • Lawn / Garden
                          • Outdoor Grill
                          • Patio
                          • Small Cooler
                          • Unscreened Porch / Veranda

                          House Cleaning

                              • Housekeeper Optional
                               

                              Reviews

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                              We only rent to one party at a time, so you will be the only party at the house. 
                              
                              Guest House w/Kitchen, Dining Room, Living Room, Laundry Room & Front and Rear Porches.      $ 850/week **
                              
                              Main House   w/Kitchen, Dining Room, Living Room, Laundry Room & Front and Rear  Porches      $1,500/week **
                              
                              Guest & Main House with everything for up to 8 Adults                                                                               $1,750/week **
                               
                              Sailing Week, Spring Break, Christmas and NewYears   (Main & Guest House).                                   $2,500/week **
                              
                              Please add 10% ABST Tax to all bookings.
                              
                              All Rentals include Make Ready Cleaning only.
                              Daily Cooking and Cleaning are available.
                              
                              Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.
                              Our Gray Gate has a Guest House and a Main House.  
                              
                              To allow you greater options we can rent Just the Guest House or Just the Main House or for a large party up to 8 Adults you can rent both the Guest House and the Main House.  We only rent to one party at a time, so if you rent the Guest House no one will be in the Main House.
                              

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


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                              Location

                              5 Miles
                              Nearest Airport
                              VC Bird International
                              4 Miles
                              Nearest Golf
                              Cedar Valley Golf Club
                              100 Metres
                              Nearest Restaurant
                              The Cove Restaurant
                              1 Miles
                              Nearest Beach
                              2 Beaches within walking distance

                              Car: Recommended

                              Blue Waters, Antigua, Caribbean (5 Miles to Airport or St. Johns in Upscale Neighborhood) -- From our home you can walk to a secluded Beach that has great sea shelling in less than 10 minutes & remember Antigua has 365 beaches! The really fancy Blue Waters Hotel is a 3 min walk from our home & you can pay a fee to use all the amenities: the pools, tennis courts, table tennis, pool table & so much more. You can also walk to the very nice Cove Restaurant near the Blue Waters property for lunch & dinner or just a short drive to the Islands finest Restaurant LeBistro (Google it). We like to go to Dickenson Beach for the people watching & Sneaky Pete's Beach Bar - ask for Dave, he will take good care of you! Dickenson's Beach is one of the best beaches- about a 5 min car ride from home. We will tell you about the secret beach front parking area. On Dickenson Beach you can arrange almost everything including Horseback Riding, Scuba Diving, Fishing, Sailing, Jet skiing and so much more!

                              Other Activities: shopping, boating, wildlife viewing, mini golf, parasailing

                               

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                              Photos

                              • Front Porch looking into Living Room with the Back Porch to the Sea

                                Front Porch looking into Living Room with the Back Porch to the Sea

                              • Covered Dining Room - Our Home is true Indoor\Outdoor Living!

                                Covered Dining Room - Our Home is true Indoor\Outdoor Living!

                              • Living Room

                                Living Room

                              • Master Bedroom Bathroom

                                Master Bedroom Bathroom

                              • Mom in the Kitchen

                                Mom in the Kitchen

                              • Lots of Flowering Plants, Fruit Trees and 3 Coconut Palms so use them!

                                Lots of Flowering Plants, Fruit Trees and 3 Coconut Palms so use them!

                              • Cocktail Time with Limes and Flowers from the Garden

                                Cocktail Time with Limes and Flowers from the Garden

                              • Gray Gate's Front Walkway to House

                                Gray Gate's Front Walkway to House

                              • Sneaky Pete's Beach Bar just 5 min from Gray Gate

                                Sneaky Pete's Beach Bar just 5 min from Gray Gate

                              • Put some Brown Sugar and watch the birds go nuts !!

                                Put some Brown Sugar and watch the birds go nuts !!

                              • Separate Guest House w\ Full Bath, Bedroom, Walk-In Closet and Sea View

                                Separate Guest House w\ Full Bath, Bedroom, Walk-In Closet and Sea View

                              • Covered Back Porch w\ Outdoor Chairs, Chaise Lounges & BBQ

                                Covered Back Porch w\ Outdoor Chairs, Chaise Lounges & BBQ

                              • Back Porch - with Super Sea View

                                Back Porch - with Super Sea View

                              • Super Large Bedroom #3 with Twins and Baby Crib

                                Super Large Bedroom #3 with Twins and Baby Crib

                              • Kitchen with Blender, Micro, Stove\Oven, Toaster Everythink You Need.

                                Kitchen with Blender, Micro, Stove\Oven, Toaster Everythink You Need.

                              • Looking away from Dining Room to Guest House and Sugar Pot

                                Looking away from Dining Room to Guest House and Sugar Pot

                              • Sitting Area in Bedroom #2

                                Sitting Area in Bedroom #2

                              • Swim here in about 5 mins from Gray Gate

                                Swim here in about 5 mins from Gray Gate

                              • Stop here for Champagne before Shirley Heights on Sunday Night

                                Stop here for Champagne before Shirley Heights on Sunday Night

                              • Just off the Back Porch super pretty flowers - Make your own arrangements

                                Just off the Back Porch super pretty flowers - Make your own arrangements

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                              Date last modified - Thursday, October 02, 2014

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                              4 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
                              Sleeps 8

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