Superbly Located Just Yards from the Beach with Private Pool

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Last updated: 11/14/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-10 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

You couldnt be much closer to the beach on West Coast - a fantastic property with pool - everything for your holiday in Barbados. High standard,of furnishings, fittings, and everything else needed for comfort plus beautiful tropical 'jungle' garden.. We offer free wireless internet ,cable TV, DVD, radio/CD, telephone. ... Set in a tropical paradise of fruit trees and beautiful foliage and flowers.. Well located in a quiet cul de sac and a few minutes walk to beach.....

Self Catering at its best -

The villa has two bedrooms and two bathrooms, two outside galleries overlooking the pool deck.

ONE STUDIO APARTMENT - From the upper apartment you can view the Sunset , looking over the trees to the sea.

We have a lovely pool area also which is private i.e. for the use of guests only. It is clean and sparkling and a welcome escape from the beach or the Beach House Pool,

The property at Plumbago Avenue, Sunset Crest, St. James is located in a most sought after area of the West Coast of Barbados. and we have the added attraction of our own private pool and yet we are within a five mnute walk to the Beach, to OUR COMMUNITY beach club where all guests are automatically Members and free to use the facilities there.

My property is maintained to a high standard and we are constantly upgrading - it is clean, fresh and welcoming - spotless. The whole property is fully screened against insects!

The beaches of the West Coast are within minutes walk and the area abounds with activities available - including two world class golf courses, tennis courts, horse riding, every water sport imaginable and lots of shops, restaurants and bars.

We are in a quiet location, without traffic noise - and a parkland area next door to the property gives access to all the above activities without having to run the gauntlet of the traffic - of which, of late, there is a lot in Barbados.

You can relax by the pool and do nothing....its up to you.

We also have a private Beach Club with its own pool and access to the beach which you can also use if you want to be right by the beach - and you can use this as a base for a day walking the beaches either to the North or the South of the area.....there are bathroom facilities here.....and the Beach House right next door has a beautiful Restaurant and Bar.
There is now a beach bar also. overlooking the sea where cocktails can be enjoyed called 'Drift'...check it out - you will be welcome

Plumbago : The one apartment and the Villa (two bedrooms, two bathrooms)are available for rent either seperately or together - the pool is solely for the use of whoever is living on the property.

There is a lovely balcony on both apartments and extra outside patio with access from the lower apartment..... fully equipped kitchens and very large bathrooms cum dressing rooms. They are bright and airy and very comfortable.

The Villa has two outside areas belonging to it.
The property faces West but the cooling winds that come from the East keep these two places cool as there are windows/doors which allow the winds to pass through. The apartments were built to null and void the need for Air Conditioning - the windows are louvre windows and the doors also - so built to maximise the Trade Winds that blow.

There is a pool deck also that is for the sole use of the residents of the apartments and Villa.

General: Sunset Crest has grown dramatically in the last twenty years and is now a major hub on the Island. We have everything here and there is very rarely the need for a Car as the local bus service is so good - running from early morning to late at night to most popular places on the island. . There is a lively atmosphere about the area with lots of eating places and local bars where the toursts and locals meet in very friendly atmospheres.

The beaches are all close by and one can walk both North and South from or own Beach Club and one amazing beach follows the other. The swimming is to die for with most beaches on this Coast havng good shade from the trees that line the Coast.

Barbados offers a variety of things to do or you can do nothing, according to your mood..


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Property Type

  • Villa
  • 4000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Catering Available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included
  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
  • Housekeeping
  • Private Chef
  • Staff


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Singles
  • Not Suitable For Children:

    As the accommodation is tthree separate units they are not really suitable for young families but for a family of four, with teenage children, it could work. Please write me and we can discuss....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 2: 2 king


  • Bedroom 1 villa en suite: 1 king

    Largish bedroom with ensuite bathroom in villa...moreless

  • Bedroom 1 ensuite in villa: 1 king

    Bedroom is fairly large with en suite bathroom...moreless

  • Both Studios have large beds. The ground floor apartment has a king size bed and the upper apartment has two three foot six inch beds which can be seperated or put together. An extra bed could be accommodated. Air conditionng in both apartments is optional and charged for if taken - both rooms have fans and are cool if windows kept open. ALL THE PROPERTY IS FULLY SCREENED TO DISTRACT INSECTS FROM ENTERING !! The space is large - much larger than the average Studio apartment....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    upper apt...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    lower apt...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: outdoor shower

    pool shower...moreless

  • Bathroom 4


  • The two apartments have EXTRA LARGE bathrooms cum dressing rooms. no clothes need to be put in bedrooms leaving that space clear for just lounging, watching tv, laptop work or listening to the radio. Both are large , spacious and airy with everything built in to a high standard and lots of cupboard and hanging space. The Villa has two bedrooms, one en suite , the second bedroom has its own bathroom but is not en suite. All bathrooms are fiinshed with vanity units in ccorian and wooden bespoke vanity units....moreless

Other Amenities

  • The pool is central to this property and is for the exclusive use of guests and we have found that there is no problem with the sharing by our guests, as they get to know each other and it is a favourite spot for hanging out, having a chat or a sundowner - or if you dont want to be sociable, you have your own private patio or the back garden . The pool is about twenty eight feet long and l5 foot wide at its widest point - it is amoeba shaped with a handrail and also a ladder. The deep end is 5 foot six inches deep and the shallow end 3 foot deep. It is well maintained and always sparklingly clean - when the sun is out the finish of diamond brite which has been used on the pool makes it look like the sea when the sun is out and it is a cloudless sky....very inviting. THERE IS LOTS OF SPACE FOR SITTING OUT , READING, LOUNGING OR HAVING THAT HARD WORKED FOR COCKTAIL ! WE OFFER FREE WI FI, FREE TELEPHONE FOR LOCAL CALLS, FREE LAUNDRY FACILITIES...moreless


  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Cable provided by MVTV (Barbados)...moreless

  • Television:

    32'/40' new flat screen TV's with cable connection...moreless

  • Video Library


  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Romantic


  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Duty Free Shops
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Rain Forests
  • Reefs
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean

Sports & Adventure Activities

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


  • Dining:

    Inside and outside dining for both apartments....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    Air con is hardly necessary as the property has louvred windows and doors and breeze blows from the East Coast to the West Coast which is exactly how the apartments are positioned. ...moreless

  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Free Local Calls
  • Garage:

    Car Port...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet:

    Internet (wireless ) is available throughout the property at no extra charge....the main modem is located in the villa....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    All linens provided ...and we service the linens as needed....moreless

  • Living Room:

    The Villa has a large living room and the apartments have separate lounge/living oom space...moreless

  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking:

    Safe street parking is available...moreless

  • Parking On Street
  • Telephone:

    All phone calls within Barbados are allowed free of charge. You have your own personal telephone receiver....moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    We provide towels for beach / pool as necessary....moreless

  • Tumble Dryer:

    There is a dryer in the laundry room but I dont encourage its use as there is outside space for hanging wet clothes ....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    A washing machine is available in the laundry room....moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Yes, it is wireless internet as well as ADSL depending on your device....moreless


  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    Fully stocked...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Fully equipped...moreless

  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen:

    Both apartments have their own full kitchens. The Villa has a good sized kitchen fully equipped....moreless

  • Microwave:

    All kitchens have their own full size microwave ovens....moreless

  • Oven:

    All kitchens have full size hob/oven...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Fully stocked...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    All kitchens have their ow fridge/freezer...moreless

  • Stove:

    All kitchens have full size hob and oven....moreless

  • Toaster


  • Balcony:

    A private large balcony are on both apartments The lower apt has two private patios....moreless

  • Boat:

    Boat trips are available....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Lots of Terraces - private one for lower apartment - pool terrace for all and your own private individual terrace attached to apartment. The Villa has its own private porch overlooking the pool....moreless

  • Golf:

    Golf is also close by....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden:

    A lovely garden surrounds the property....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Charcoal barbeque ...moreless

  • Patio
  • Small Cooler
  • Tennis:

    Tennis Courts are available close by....newly renovated with club house - special prices for residents who are members...and I am!!! ...moreless

  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Water Sports Gear:

    Water Sports equipment available for hire at Dive Shop locations....moreless

  • Wood Deck
  • Yard

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Private members Pool for use of all fully paid up members of sunset crest residents association. A 50 foot pool on the beach at the beach club plus catering at the Beach House. ...moreless

  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool:

    Private pool- for GUESTS only -at Plumbago ...THE POOL IS 28 foot b28 foot long, 15 foot wide. Lots of deck surrounding pool for relaxing....moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included

Property Descriptor

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Early winter
Nov 2 - Dec 14, 2015
1 night min stay
$737 $2,918
Winter 15 dec 2015 - Apr 2015
Dec 15 - Apr 22, 2016
10 night min stay
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • No additional mandatory fees
  • Taxes Not included


THE RATES ABOVE ARE A GUIDE ONLY and apply to studio apartments only.


WE ARE ALWAYS WILLING TO DISCUSS RATES..dependant on season or last minute bookings.

We have a special rate from April 5 till my upper apartment which will suit three people.

VILLA RATES ..min £90 per night season and dependent on number of occupants. Please enquire.

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Last updated: 11/14/2015
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12 Miles
Nearest Airport
Bridgetown, Barbados
500 Metres
Nearest Barpub
Beach House, Zaccios, Surfside, Lime Grove,Drift
150 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
The Beach House
500 Metres
Nearest Beach
Sunset Crest, Surrfside beach

Car: Not Necessary


Please contact Diane for more details re occupancy options and enquiries about availability as the calendar may not reflect the exact information.

This area is unsurpassable for visitors and all tastes are

catered can walk everywhere. The beach is a few minutes walk away as are the shops, restauants, bars and now two VIP cinemas.

On Plumbago Avenue we are particularly blessed as we are located at the end of a cul de sac and right next door to lovely parkland. The park gives access to all the amenities of Holetown. It is NOT a playpark for children, so quiet and restful surrounded by similar houses like mine, all with large gardens....and NO NOISE from traffic which can impact on ones serenity.

Your own DRIVER pick up can be arranged for your arrival and departure.

Buses to all part of the island are frequent.

The private Beach Club is available for your's right on the beach a mere five minutes walk away.

Beautiful beaches are just a stones throw away from the property as are all the amenities of the area, including golf, tennis, horse riding, diving and every known watersport. There are lots of shops and supermarket, cafes, bars and restaurants of every description which cater for all budgets. In February we have the Holetown Festival

You wll also have use of our private Beach Club which is a few minutes walk away - this gives access to the beach wth lockers for your personal items - so you can stroll up and down the beach unencumbered. There are showers, wash rooms, , restaurant and bar there too - a beautiful setting ...also a new cocktail bar called 'DRIFT' next to the Beach House.


Other Activities: EVERYTHING


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1999

About the owner: Short bio on Diane - British born and raised . ..connected with West Indies since 18 years of age with a unique experience which lends itself to the position I now have with regard to holidaymakers. I love people and am resolute in making my guests comfortable away from home. A love of travel has widened my horizons. I believe in giving the best Service that I can.

Why the Owner Chose Holetown:
This property is my dream home and I have created it with my own high standards of living. It is situated beautifully in the best part of Barbados. . in a short cul de sac, away from traffic noise and yet within a short walk to everythig that is here to ensure the perfect holiday, whatever your preferences.

The Unique Benefits at this Villa:
It is its unique position that drew me to this property - - the comfort - its quite stunning. I love sharing it with my guests.please contact me personally about what availability I have as I am flexible and my calendar dosent necessarily reflect exactly which unit is available etc. The same applies to my rates....flexible!

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  • Pool from villa front porch

    Pool from villa front porch

  • Villa lounge

    Villa lounge

  • Another view of villa kitchen

    Another view of villa kitchen

  • Villa dining area

    Villa dining area

  • Villa en suite bedroom

    Villa en suite bedroom

  • Villa bedroom

    Villa bedroom

  • Birds eye view from entry to property

    Birds eye view from entry to property

  • VILLA En suite bathroom

    VILLA En suite bathroom

  • upper apartment

    upper apartment

  • Upper apartment bathroom

    Upper apartment bathroom

  • Nearest beach from beach club

    Nearest beach from beach club

  • Villa showing garden room

    Villa showing garden room

  • Villa lounge

    Villa lounge

  • Bar in lounge

    Bar in lounge

  • Villa kitchen overlooking dining area

    Villa kitchen overlooking dining area

  • Villa Garden Room sideboard

    Villa Garden Room sideboard

  • upstairs apartment patio facing west

    upstairs apartment patio facing west

  • Villa  main bathroom

    Villa main bathroom

  • upstairs apartment patio facing west

    upstairs apartment patio facing west

  • Villa kitchen

    Villa kitchen

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