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Spectacular Caribbean View, Sunny Days and Warm Breezes!

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Watch sail boats go by as you sit on your expansive sun deck.

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Last updated: 05/18/2015
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  • Minimum stay:5-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Play, relax, unwind, and have fun while living in this charming home on the beautiful island of St. John, U.S.V.I. The house is perfect for one couple, two couples, or a family. It will comfortably sleep two to eight adults. There are two queen air-conditioned bedrooms each with private screened in porch and connecting bath rooms, and two loft bedrooms . These loft bedrooms overlook a large great room and dining room area with cathedral ceiling and glass wall facing the ocean. The great room is perfect for entertaining large groups of guests. The house has a fully equipped kitchen and full capacity washer and dryer. Guests will enjoy relaxing in one of the hammocks in the two screened in porches, sun bathing on the expansive deck, or just relaxing in the great room while watching the flat screen T.V. or planning their next excursion on this beautiful National Park island.

St. John is one of the three U.S. Virgin Islands. It is the jewel of the three, boasting many beautiful, pristine, sun drenched beaches that have been voted some of the best in the world. Guests can take advantage of the National Park amenities, including most water sports, hiking, and camping. Self-guided, and park ranger guided tours will bring the visitor close to the natural beauty of St. John.

The charming town of Cruz Bay is just a ten minute drive away. Guests will enjoy shopping in the many quaint island shops and dining in the many, varied restaurants. Visitors can enjoy everything from island cuisine, to cheeseburgers in paradise, to organic, and vegan dining.
The weekly rate includes provisioning for the first night arrival.

Keywords: This private home, located on the beautiful U.S. Virgin Island of St. John is just minutes from some of the most beautiful beaches in the world.

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    The two loft bedrooms make this house very kid friendly, if the children can easily walk up and down stairs. They offer a space for children to sleep and play comfortably away from the main entertainment area of the house....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    We would prefer that you do not smoke in the house. Smoking should occur responsibly only outside on deck. Thank you....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Other (See Description)

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  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

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  • Bedroom 4: 2 twin/ single

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  • Queen size Beds (2) Two master bedrooms with connecting baths. These rooms are air conditioned, have ceiling fans, and access to screened in porches with hammocks., Twin or Single Beds (4) Two twin beds are in each of the two lofts overlooking large great room. Each loft has ceiling fans....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1

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  • Bathroom 2

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  • Both bathrooms have been remodeled with all tiled floor to ceiling shower stalls, tiled floors, new vanities and tiled counters....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    Flat screen TV in great room....moreless

  • VCR

Attractions

  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Tucked in the rolling hills of St. John....moreless

  • Ocean View:

    This property looks out onto the Caribbean toward the island of St. Croix. Guests can watch as sailboats, and cruise ships sail by in the distance....moreless

  • Water View:

    Wonderful view of the from the back porch!!!...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Two master (queen) bedrooms are air conditioned....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet:

    Wireless internet is available for guest use. ...moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided:

    Kitchen, bath, beach...moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen:

    Newly remodeled in summer of 2014. Bamboo floor, newly tiled countertops. New cabinets. New appliances, including gas stove....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring
May 1 - Jun 30, 2015
5 night min stay
$186
$1,300

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest

Summer
Jul 1 - Aug 31, 2015
5 night min stay
$214
$1,500

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest

Fall
Sep 1 - Nov 30, 2015
5 night min stay
$186
$1,300

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest

Thanksgiving
Nov 22 - Nov 28, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,500
flat fee
Winter
Dec 1 - Apr 30, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,800

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest

Christmas
Dec 24 - Dec 30, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,500
flat fee
New Year's
Dec 31 - Jan 6, 2016
7 night min stay

$2,500
flat fee
President's week
Feb 14 - Feb 20, 2016
7 night min stay

$2,500
flat fee
My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
$214

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Tax Rate 10%

Notes:

Event weeks (Christmas, New Year's, Thanksgiving, and President's week) rates are based on 2 guest, it's $50 per night, per additional guest.

Contact Dawn Hornburger Cox, house manager, for payment scheduling. 1 (731) 267-0895.


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Location

Car: Necessary

For hikers, this property is close to the many Virgin Islands National Park trail heads, the closet one being the Fish Bay Gut Trail. Many of the trails lead to secluded white sand beaches. Books in the house will give hikers information on the trails, how to access them, and whether or not park rangers are available for guided hikes.

 

Manager info

About: John and Sheila Reiner own this property, but Dawn Hornburger Cox is the on island manager. You will be contacting Dawn for bookings and questions. John is a landscape architect and Sheila is a retired school teacher. We love travel (especially to our home in St. John), theater, and fine dining. We have four adult children who spent much of their growing up years vacationing on St. John. As a family, we often spend our Christmas vacations in our St. John home, sharing old memories and making new ones.

Why Fish Bay:
John and I chose to build our vacation home on St. John because we love the natural beauty and quiet of the island, and because it is one of the U.S. territories. We wanted to build our home where we could enjoy perfect weather all year round. Because the Virgin Islands National Park covers two thirds of the island, we are assured it will keep its pristine, natural environment.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Our home is in a quiet area called Estate Fish Bay. It overlooks the calm, blue waters of Fish Bay and the Caribbean Ocean. On a clear day we can see St. Croix in the distance. Our house rises above the tree tops with a spectacular, panoramic view of the Caribbean and surrounding mountains. One of our favorite pastimes while in our paradise home is feeding sugar water to and watching the small yellow birds, Banana Quits, as they dart back and forth from our deck to the trees below. John and I also love spending time lying in one of the two hammocks in our screened in porches reading a good book and watching the shadows on the mountains and ocean as the sun makes its way across the Caribbean blue sky. We are ten minutes away from the quaint village of Cruz Bay, and just minutes away from all of the white sand beaches of the island.


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Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Watch sail boats go by as you sit on your expansive sun deck.

    Watch sail boats go by as you sit on your expansive sun deck.

  • We hope you relax, have fun, and enjoy an adventure while in your paradise home.

    We hope you relax, have fun, and enjoy an adventure while in your paradise home.

  • Enter your home through the great room with view  out to  deck and Fish Bay

    Enter your home through the great room with view out to deck and Fish Bay

  • Have a meal while looking out onto Fish Bay.

    Have a meal while looking out onto Fish Bay.

  • Read or nap on one of your two swinging hammocks in the screened in porches.

    Read or nap on one of your two swinging hammocks in the screened in porches.

  • Relax  and soak up the islands sun.

    Relax and soak up the islands sun.

  • Explore the island's winding roads of the U.
S. Virgin Islands.

    Explore the island's winding roads of the U. S. Virgin Islands.

  • Prepare a simple or gourmet meal in the newly remodeled kitchen.

    Prepare a simple or gourmet meal in the newly remodeled kitchen.

  • Newly remodeled bathrooms.

    Newly remodeled bathrooms.

  • Enjoy quiet evenings, relaxing in the comfortable,  remodeled great room.

    Enjoy quiet evenings, relaxing in the comfortable, remodeled great room.

  • Two loft bedrooms, each with two twin beds. Lofts overlook the greatroom.

    Two loft bedrooms, each with two twin beds. Lofts overlook the greatroom.

  • Enjoy a spectacular view of Fish Bay as you catch some sun on your deck.

    Enjoy a spectacular view of Fish Bay as you catch some sun on your deck.

  • Come inside for rest, relaxation, and comfort.

    Come inside for rest, relaxation, and comfort.

  • Enjoy the open, 30 ft. ceilings of this home which are unique to the island.

    Enjoy the open, 30 ft. ceilings of this home which are unique to the island.

  • Feed sugar to the island birds, Banana Quits.

    Feed sugar to the island birds, Banana Quits.

  • Visit Trunk Bay - one of the top five most beautiful beaches of the world,

    Visit Trunk Bay - one of the top five most beautiful beaches of the world,

  • More white sand beaches! Perfect for working on your tan, walks, and snorkeling.

    More white sand beaches! Perfect for working on your tan, walks, and snorkeling.

  • Spend a day exploring the islands many enchanting sugar mill plantation ruins.

    Spend a day exploring the islands many enchanting sugar mill plantation ruins.

  • Have an early breakfast or quiet dinner as the sun rises or sets over Fish Bay.

    Have an early breakfast or quiet dinner as the sun rises or sets over Fish Bay.

  • Newly designed shower stalls in each bathroom.

    Newly designed shower stalls in each bathroom.

  • View a spectacular sunset from the deck after spending a day in paradise.

    View a spectacular sunset from the deck after spending a day in paradise.

  • Sleep peacefully in one of the two queen sized air-conditioned bedrooms

    Sleep peacefully in one of the two queen sized air-conditioned bedrooms

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Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 05/18/2015
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