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Spacious Villa with Pool & Spectacular Views Close to Beaches

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Last updated: 08/25/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Makere Cottage is nestled on Soldier Hill with gentle breezes and breathtaking views over Cane Garden Bay, surrounding islands and the Caribbean Sea. Situated at the end of a short gated drive with a private 20-foot swimming pool and large sun terrace, Makere Cottage represents the ideal retreat in which to relax and unwind.

The cottage is very spacious and ideal for a couple or family. The master bedroom has a king-size bed, day bed and plenty of closet space. The living room can be converted to a second bedroom with pull out sofa bed for a couple or two single beds for children. Both the bedroom and living room adjoin a 10-foot covered deck. The kitchen has all modern requirements and there is a large private bathroom. There is a second large overflow fridge freezer in the utility room if required along with a cooler for the beach.

The swimming pool is on the same level as the cottage offering a welcome escape from the Caribbean heat. A sun terrace providing a spacious area for both sunbathing and al fresco dining surrounds the pool. This new cottage has been built very much in the ‘Caribbean Style’ with wooden decks, blue shutter windows, white walls and terracotta-tiled floors creating a clean and simple environment.

You will need to hire a 4-wheel drive vehicle on arrival in Tortola. We can advise you on your travel arrangements, help you find the right car rental company and arrange for you to be met, either at the ferry terminal or airport, and escorted to the property. When you arrive at Makere you will be met by the property manager, who is also a neighbor, and provided with keys and a quick orientation before being left in peace to enjoy your vacation.

Makere Cottage is one of two villas on the property. If you book Makere Cottage, the upper villa will not be occupied, ensuring your complete privacy. However, if would like to vacation with friends and family and require additional accommodation then you can book both Makere Cottage and House together. For further information on booking Makere House and Cottage together please visit our separate VRBO listing 391477.

Keywords: Villa, Pool, Vacation, Rental, BVI, Tortola, Caribbean, Ocean, View, Private, Secluded, Beach, Restaurants, Sea, Snorkeling

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • Villa
  • 1250 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Concierge

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Considered
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Makere Cottage Master Bedroom: 1 king

    This bedroom also includes a single day bed....moreless

  • Makere Cottage Living Room: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Alternatively 2 single beds provided....moreless

  • King size bed (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), Sofa bed (1)

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Botanical Garden
  • Caves
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Rain Forests
  • Recreation Center
  • Reefs
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Waterfalls

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Beach View
  • Mountain View
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Water View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Dining can take place on the intimate front deck or on the pool terrace....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Area
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Secure Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Beach Towels
  • Courtyard
  • Deck / Patio
  • Fully Fenced Property
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Entertainment Area
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool:

    20 ft swimming pool and sun terrace....moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
High Season
Dec 5 - Apr 30, 2016
3 night min stay
$279
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$236

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Tax Rate 7%

Notes:

High Season is from December 1st through to April 30th.

Additional $200 for the 3rd and 4th adult per week.

Additional $250 for Christmas and New Year.


Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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Location

15 Miles
Nearest Airport
TB Lettsome International Airport (EIS)
0.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Myetts - Cane Garden Bay
10 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Road Town or West End
0.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Quitto's Gazebo - Cane Garden Bay
0.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Cane Garden Bay, Brewers Bay

Car: Necessary

With its central location the house and cottage is an ideal setting from which to explore the island. Tortola is best known for its secluded beaches with their gentle surf, golden sands and tall overhanging palm trees. The beaches of Cane Garden Bay and Brewers Bay are both a short 5-minute drive away down opposite sides of Soldier Hill. They contrast each other perfectly. Cane Garden Bay offers lively bars and restaurants whilst Brewers Bay is peaceful and quiet with superb swimming and snorkeling. If you want to visit the capital Road Town to shop or take ferries to the many other islands, it too is only a 15-minute drive away.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2009

About the owner: We – Adam (44), Tina (45), William (14) and Alexandra (12) have recently returned to live in Hampshire, England. Adam was born on Soldier Hill in 1970 while his parents were living and working on Tortola. In 1999 he married Tina and together they decided to build a home on the same spot with the dream that family and friends could visit the island and enjoy holidays together. The result is Makere and we hope you have as much fun there as we do!

The Unique Benefits at this Villa:
With its central location Makere Cottage is an ideal setting from which to explore the island. Tortola is best known for its secluded beaches with their gentle surf, golden sands and tall overhanging palm trees. The beaches of Cane Garden Bay and Brewers Bay are both a short 5-minute drive away down opposite sides of Solider Hill. They contrast each other perfectly. Cane Garden Bay offers lively bars and restaurants whilst Brewers Bay is peaceful and quiet with superb swimming and snorkeling. If you want to visit the capital Road Town to shop or take ferries to the many other islands, it too is only a 15-minute drive away.


Contact us

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Photos

  • View from Makere Cottage deck

    View from Makere Cottage deck

  • The 20-foot swimming pool and sun terrace

    The 20-foot swimming pool and sun terrace

  • The spacious master bedroom with AC, TV and day bed.

    The spacious master bedroom with AC, TV and day bed.

  • Makere Cottage master bedroom.

    Makere Cottage master bedroom.

  • Makere Cottage living room with pull-out sofa bed.

    Makere Cottage living room with pull-out sofa bed.

  • Makere Cottage living room looking through to the kitchen and rear deck.

    Makere Cottage living room looking through to the kitchen and rear deck.

  • View of the sea and islands from the living room

    View of the sea and islands from the living room

  • Makere Cottage kitchen with door to living room on the right.

    Makere Cottage kitchen with door to living room on the right.

  • Makere Cottage bathroom with shower and toilet.

    Makere Cottage bathroom with shower and toilet.

  • Sunset over Cane Garden Bay from the cottage deck

    Sunset over Cane Garden Bay from the cottage deck

  • Dusk over Cane Garden Bay from the cottage deck

    Dusk over Cane Garden Bay from the cottage deck

  • View over the Bay from the steps down to Makere Cottage from the driveway.

    View over the Bay from the steps down to Makere Cottage from the driveway.

  • View of Sage Mountain from Makere Cottage and pool terrace

    View of Sage Mountain from Makere Cottage and pool terrace

  • The front door, rear deck, pool and sun terrace

    The front door, rear deck, pool and sun terrace

  • Makere Cottage king size bed new in 2014!

    Makere Cottage king size bed new in 2014!

  • Master bedroom looking out to deck and view over Cane Garden Bay.

    Master bedroom looking out to deck and view over Cane Garden Bay.

  • Makere Cottage living room looking through from the front deck to the rear deck.

    Makere Cottage living room looking through from the front deck to the rear deck.

  • View from deck over Cane Garden Bay with St John USVI in far distance.

    View from deck over Cane Garden Bay with St John USVI in far distance.

  • Makere Cottage kitchen looking through to master bedroom.

    Makere Cottage kitchen looking through to master bedroom.

  • Makere Cottage bathroom.

    Makere Cottage bathroom.

  • View of the bay from Makere Cottage sun terrace

    View of the bay from Makere Cottage sun terrace

  • Sage Mountain (left) and Cane Garden Bay (centre) from the cottage deck

    Sage Mountain (left) and Cane Garden Bay (centre) from the cottage deck

  • View on arrival from parking and turning area

    View on arrival from parking and turning area

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