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Playful, Peaceful, Private! Spirit on the Water-Villa W/Infinity Pool

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Come Spoil Yourself at Spirit on the Water!

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Last updated: 07/31/2014
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  • Minimum stay:4-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Estate Tabor & Harmony house description

The enchanting magic about Spirit on the Water, sitting 100 feet above the Caribbean, is how seamlessly it blends into the ocean below. The infinity edge pool becomes one with the waves that extend to the jagged edges of the British Virgin Islands in the far distance. Along the way, are small islands, scattered everywhere, adding breathtaking drama to the ocean’s architecture. Music from our outdoor sound system will get you dancing on the deck or on the dance floor in the pool (yes – IN the pool). We’ll be here to welcome you as you melt away the tropical heat under the shade of palm trees growing up through our deck. You will soon to discover that there’s much more to Spirit on the Water than meets the eye!

A private secluded walkway along the oceanfront hillside leads to one of the most beautiful infinity pools anywhere, two stunning bedroom suites and a huge living/dining room area, all with direct access to the pool deck. There is a complete indoor/outdoor kitchen, a barbecue pit, 1000 square feet of coral stone decking with palm trees growing through it, orchids, hummingbirds and tree frogs.

Spirit on the Water offers you peace and tranquility, spectacular uninterrupted views down island to St. John and the British Virgin Islands, unequaled sunrises and star-filled night skies.

The Great Room opens on to the pool deck and is furnished with a large desk and a flat screen TV with Dish Network. Used for additional sleeping or lounging are two hanging twin beds and a very nice Danish teak daybed that converts to a Queen Size when necessary. There are a host of board games and DVDs and a dining area with seating for 6 to 8. And all you see is the pool, the ocean and islands scattered in the distance.

The Dream Suite opens onto a large deck with lounge chairs overlooking the pool and the ocean. With it's en suite bathroom and a drop down shower with ocean views, a Duxianna queen bed with soft linens, a flat screen TV with Dish Network, a Sonos stereo system in your room along with a bookshelf full of great reads, you may never want to leave your suite. There is also a twin size 18th century day bed for additional sleeping or lounging in the Dream Suite!

The Blue Room opens onto a smaller deck adjoining the pool and looks out over the ocean. Besides the really comfortable queen bed there is a twin size bed as well, all overlooking the pool out onto the ocean. The bathroom for the Blue Room is just around the corner and has a skylight in the shower!

Both bedrooms are air-conditioned and have blackout curtains (neither of which get used very often because of the ocean breeze that comes from the East and the beauty that comes from the landscape - you probably won't want to block any of it out).

Spirit on the Water has a full kitchen just behind the great room that has everything you may need to prepare meals during your stay: refrigerator, freezer, stove and microwave. Unless of course you like to Barbecue, then you’ll just need to step out onto the deck and use the butane grill, of course! You will be happy to know that we have an automatic generator so should the electricity go out (a regular occurrence on island) we've got you covered. We also have a water filtering system that turns our collected rain water into the most delicious water ever so yes, you can drink the water! There is also wireless Internet throughout house. Oh and there are several 'mosquito magnets' spread around the property so bugs aren't a problem!!!

The glass tiled swimming pool is 32’ x 16’ with an infinity edge and it is a salt water pool that is solar heated most of the year. There is also an 8ft x 5ft. ledge that is only 18 inches deep for little people to play on. There are plenty of pool floats, outdoor speakers and orbit chairs to provide for your maximum enjoyment of the greatest pools you will find anywhere!!!!

This is truly a one of a kind place. It’s funky, it’s fun, it’s private and it’s full of spirit!

The owners or house managers live on site (in a completely separate living area) and are there to help you should you have any questions or need recommendations on island!

If you would like to hold your wedding, your reception or a private party here please speak with June about additional event fee's. To learn more visit our website at www.SpiritontheWater.com.
And don't forget to check out our other listing, The Luxury Loveshack On The Water which is just next door... in case you need additional space and would like the option to house more guests.

Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Events Allowed
              • Children Welcome
              • Smoking Allowed

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

              • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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              • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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              • Two bedrooms that open on to the ocean front decks and infinity pool.

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

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              • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

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              • One bathroom in the Dream Suite and an additional bathroom across the hall from the bedroom with a skylight over the shower!...moreless

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Stove
              • Oven
              • Microwave
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Coffee Maker
              • Toaster

              Amenities

              • Air Conditioning
              • Linens Provided
              • Towels Provided
              • Parking
              • Living Room
              • Hair Dryer
              • Iron & Board

              Entertainment

              • Television
              • Satellite / Cable
              • DVD Player
              • Video Library
              • Stereo
              • Music Library
              • Games
              • Books

              Communications

                  • Internet

                  Pool & Spa

                      • Private Pool

                      Outdoor Features

                      • Outdoor Grill
                      • Deck / Patio

                      Theme

                      • Adventure
                      • Away From It All
                      • Family
                      • Romantic

                      Location & View

                      • Ocean View
                      • Oceanfront

                      Activities

                      • Churches
                      • Wind-Surfing
                      • Swimming
                      • Jet Skiing
                      • Sailing
                      • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                      • Deepsea Fishing
                      • Massage Therapist
                      • Hospital
                      • Groceries
                      • ATM/Bank
                      • Boating
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Shopping
                      • Whale Watching
                      • Walking
                      • Scenic Drives
                      • Paddle Boating
                      • Bird Watching
                      • Beachcombing
                      • Health/Beauty Spa
                      • Synagogues
                      • Playground
                      • Botanical Garden
                      • Cinemas
                      • Restaurants
                      • Marina
                      • Duty Free Shops
                      • Hiking
                      • Basketball Court
                       

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Island Summer
                      Jun 30 - Nov 15, 2014
                      4 night min stay
                      $500
                      2014 Fall Season
                      Nov 16 - Dec 19, 2014
                      5 night min stay
                      $550
                      Winter Holidays
                      Dec 20 - Jan 4, 2015
                      7 night min stay
                      $975
                      Winter Holidays 2015
                      Dec 19 - Jan 3, 2016
                      7 night min stay
                      $1,000
                      My Standard Rate
                      4 night min stay
                      $550

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees and Rental Conditions:

                      • Cleaning Fee $175 + tax
                      • Property Damage Protection $49
                      • Tax Rate 10%

                      Notes:

                      If you find you would rather pay with more than one payment please just let me know. All rates are subject to change until your reservation is confirmed.


                      Cancellation policy:

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


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                      Last updated: 07/31/2014
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                      Location

                      3 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Charlotte Amalie
                      3 Miles
                      Nearest Ferry
                      Red Hook
                      0.25 Miles
                      Nearest Beach
                      Tutu Bay Beach and Magens Bay Beach
                      2 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      Mahogany Run
                      2 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      The Grill Room at Mahogany Run or in Red Hook

                      Car: Recommended

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2004

                      About the owner: “What do you mean I can’t have fun all the time?” I wouldn’t be who I am today if I followed all the rules. In fact, it’s because I refused to do what I was told that I’ve had this huge array of experiences. Ok, I wouldn’t say that living out of my car in Hawaii was the best idea I ever had but it sure made me appreciate life and know for sure what I didn’t want! I like fresh air, warm turquoise water, and open spaces for miles. I like young people and old people, little people and big people as long as I can be who I am around them. I like relationships with no yelling, conversations that get me thinking, characters in books that I can imagine being and I like mashed potatoes and gravy no matter what time of day. If I had a choice whether or not to stop on the side of the road to help rescue a dog or keep driving to get to an appointment on time, I’d be late for my appointment. But that is about the only thing that would make me late. I like keeping my word. There has never been a time in my life when I wasn’t interested in what other people were thinking, where they were ‘coming from’, and where they were going as a result of all their experiences. There also has never been a time in my life when I wasn’t looking at who I am, what I want, how I’m going to get it, what it’s going to look like when I do so I can share it with others. So, that’s my life. Except for the part I left out about my 5 husbands, my 2 French kids or my job as a Chief Intuitive Officer all while moving over the years from Texas to California to Hawaii to Connecticut to Paris to New York City and finally in 2004 to St. Thomas in the Virgin Islands where I live very happily today with my husband our three dogs, five cats and assortment of lizards, iguana’s and tree frogs. Who could ask for anything more? Did I mention I like swimming in warm turquoise water? Ed is an investment banker, Chinese art dealer, music nutcase, father of 4, grandfather of 5 and partner of 1.

                      Why the Owner Chose Estate Tabor & Harmony:
                      We fell in love with the property the minute we saw it. Completely secluded at the end of a 1/4 mile drive in a private estate on the most beautiful stretch of coastline in St. Thomas, Spirit on the Water is also graced by the trade winds 12 months a year. We have transformed the house itself, adding the pool and decking and a second story Master suite to create our perfect home.

                      The Unique Benefits at this House:
                      We expect you to have a blast. Period. There will always be someone nearby to answer any of your questions about the music system, the animals that will be cared for by a caretaker (maybe even us) or from the tree house that is just steps away from the main house. The dogs and cats can easily be kept out of the main house if that's a concern.... but you might just want to love them up also. Maps to and from all the popular island destinations are available and since we are so close to many of them (Red Hook, Megan's Bay (voted one of the top ten beaches in the world by Conde Naste') or our famous Mahogany Run Golf Course, you'll need them!


                      Contact us

                      Speaks: english, french

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                      Photos

                      • Come Spoil Yourself at Spirit on the Water!

                        Come Spoil Yourself at Spirit on the Water!

                      • What you see is what you get!

                        What you see is what you get!

                      • A nice twin day bed just in case you need it x

                        A nice twin day bed just in case you need it x

                      • You can wake up to this view from The Dream Suite!

                        You can wake up to this view from The Dream Suite!

                      • Not a bad place for a glass of wine or a rum drink!

                        Not a bad place for a glass of wine or a rum drink!

                      • Come on in!

                        Come on in!

                      • Everything really is alright!

                        Everything really is alright!

                      • Playtime!

                        Playtime!

                      • 2 twin hanging daybeds replaced the sofa in the great room to enjoy hanging out!

                        2 twin hanging daybeds replaced the sofa in the great room to enjoy hanging out!

                      • The Dream Suite. There is now a twin size day bed on the wall with the windows x

                        The Dream Suite. There is now a twin size day bed on the wall with the windows x

                      • The en suite bathroom in the Dream Suite

                        The en suite bathroom in the Dream Suite

                      • The Blue Room opens onto a deck in front of the infinity edged pool and ocean!

                        The Blue Room opens onto a deck in front of the infinity edged pool and ocean!

                      • How good can you stand it?

                        How good can you stand it?

                      • The Great Room - Ocean Front - Breezy - sleeps 3 - 4!

                        The Great Room - Ocean Front - Breezy - sleeps 3 - 4!

                      VRBO #488131

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                      This listing was first published here in 2013.

                      Date last modified - Saturday, July 05, 2014

                      $500 - $1,000 per night (USD)
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                      2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 6

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