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3BR Waterfront House at Quart-a-Nancy Point, Cooper Island, Bvi

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Aerial View, Quart-A-Nancy Point, Cooper Island, BVI

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Last updated: 11/11/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Cooper Island house description

Enjoy our very private, three-bedroom, oceanfront vacation home at Quart-A-Nancy Point on Cooper Island in the British Virgin Islands. The house at Quart-A-Nancy Point is one of only a few private homes on Cooper Island. It was built in the 1960s and 70s as an artist’s retreat. The construction is concrete, concrete block, and native stone. Quart-A-Nancy point comfortably sleeps up to 6 adults in three bedrooms. An additional 1 or 2 Guests can potentially be accommodated on our double futon. Quart-A-Nancy Point is a smoke-free establishment.

This small piece of paradise provides island living at its best. Relax, swim and snorkel/scuba dive, read, or watch daily life at Manchioneel Bay. Our 50-foot, open-plan, living area and west-facing panoramic view showcase spectacular sunsets over the Sir Francis Drake Channel. Experience self-sufficient island living without giving up all the amenities. We produce our own 110v power on-site using solar technology and feature free wireless internet. Cook your own meals on our outdoor gas grill or in our full kitchen, or visit the Cooper Island Beach Club (CIBC) for lunch or dinner.

The ocean is just below the house - be sure to get in the water - the snorkeling near the end of the jetty and along the shore is some of the best on Cooper Island.

Property Type

  • 1 story
  • House
  • 2500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Events Allowed
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Children Welcome:

            Children are welcome, but there are hazards that could make it dangerous for young children. Parents should talk to owners regarding specifics. ...moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            Absolutely no smoking on the property. Quart-A-Nancy Point is a smoke-free establishment....moreless

          • Pets Not Allowed:

            Absolutely no pets allowed. Violation will result in rental termination....moreless

          • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible:

            Not suitable for handicapped or infirm. Not recommended for elderly. A substantial climb on a paved driveway and multiple levels of steps are required to get to the house....moreless

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

          • Master (Purple) Bedroom: 1 king

            ...moreless

          • Front (Yellow) Bedroom: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

            Full-Sized Futon sleeps up to 2 and can be moved outside...moreless

          • Back (Green) Bedroom: 2 twin/ single

            Twin beds can be made up as a King on request...moreless

          • Master Bedroom also has a small desk/work area. Front Bedroom Futon can be moved to front porch for additional space. Front Bedroom also contains computer area hosting network connection. Back Bedroom Twin beds can be made up as a King on request....moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

            Hot-Cold Shower. Bath+Powder room form a Full Bath...moreless

          • Master Outdoor Shower: outdoor shower

            Outdoor Shower w/cold water, 3/4-height privacy wall...moreless

          • Bathroom 2: toilet, outdoor shower

            Outdoor Shower w/hot-cold water, 3/4-height privacy wall...moreless

          • Bathroom 1 contains a toilet and sink, combined with the 'Powder Room' which contains a tub (with hot/cold shower) and sink, this constitutes a full bath in the portion of the house containing the Master Bedroom. Bathroom 2 is in the portion of the house containing the Front and Back Bedrooms and has a toilet, sink, and an Outdoor Shower w/hot/cold water and a 3/4-height privacy wall. There is an additional outdoor shower with cold water only and a 3/4 height privacy wall on the outside of the house near the Master Bedroom....moreless

          Other Amenities

              • Amenities: Private Jetty with Swim Ladder, 8-ft inflatable dinghy with 15hp motor for use within Manchioneel Bay, Solar Power (12-volt DC and 110-volt AC), Cistern Water, Filtered Water, Solar Hot Water, Full Kitchen, Full-size (16-cubic feet) Refrigerator/Freezer, Four-burner Propane Stove and Oven, Charcoal and Gas Barbecue Facilities, Blender, VHF Base Station, Broadband Wireless Internet, Wired and 802.1b/g/n Wireless Internet within the House and on the Porch, USB Photo-quality Computer Printer, Mini-Stereo w/AM-FM/CD/AUX(MP3) and outside speakers, 22' LCD/TV w/DVD, Selected Books, Board Games and Jigsaw Puzzles, a few DVD movies, Cooking Utensils provided, Linens provided, Non Smoking....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books:

                Selection of hardback and paperback books in bedrooms....moreless

              • Books For Adults
              • Books For Kids
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player:

                Connected to TV in Master Bedroom...moreless

              • Games:

                Selected games in kitchen...moreless

              • Games For Kids
              • Radio
              • Stereo:

                Mini Stereo system in front bedroom connects to outdoor speakers on the front porch. Guest can use FM radio or connect to mp3 players....moreless

              • Television:

                Limited number of channels through broadcast TV in Master Bedroom...moreless

              • Video Library:

                Selected DVDs available for use....moreless

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Romantic

              Attractions

              • Bay/Sound
              • Reefs

              Leisure Activities

              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Photography

              Location Type

              • Beach:

                Rock shore access at the house via jetty (dock) and swim ladder. Sandy beach short swim, hike, or dinghy ride within 400m....moreless

              • Beach View:

                About 400m from the sandy beach at the Cooper Island Beach Club...moreless

              • Near The Ocean:

                Property is oceanfront. House is approximately 50 vertical feet above the water....moreless

              • Ocean View:

                Dramatic views down the Sir Francis Drake Channel to St Thomas in the West. Distant views of St Croix to the south on clear days....moreless

              • Oceanfront:

                The house faces directly down the Sir Francis Drake Channel about 50ft above the ocean. It's just a short walk down a paved driveway to the jetty and some of the best snorkeling around. ~400m to a sandy beach....moreless

              • Resort:

                Cooper Island Beach Club is within 500m of the property. This resort features a beach bar and full restaurant serving lunch and dinner....moreless

              • Waterfront:

                House is approximately 50 vertical feet above Manchioneel Bay, Cooper Island. Property is oceanfront with rocky shore and jetty (dock)....moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Fishing
              • Hiking
              • Kayaking
              • Pier Fishing
              • Sailing
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Swimming

              Communication / Internet

                  • Fax

                  Dining

                  • Dining:

                    Dining area is open air on front porch. Up to 8 people can be seated including table ends....moreless

                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 8 people

                  General

                  • Basic Soaps
                  • Broadband Access:

                    Internet is via 'WiMAX' wireless link to Tortola....moreless

                  • Ceiling Fans
                  • Internet:

                    Internet is via 'WiMAX' wireless link to Tortola....moreless

                  • Linens Provided:

                    Beds will be made up with fresh linens on arrival. Additional linens are available as needed....moreless

                  • Living Room:

                    Open air living room on front porch provides seating for 6 on cushioned chairs and sofa. Additional seating available via dining room chairs and similar....moreless

                  • Paper Towels
                  • Telephone:

                    No telephone services are provided. Most wireless cell phones work via roaming....moreless

                  • Toilet Paper
                  • Towels Provided:

                    Bath towels, hand towels, and washcloths are provided. Beach towels are also provided....moreless

                  • Wireless Internet:

                    Wireless internet is provided free of charge....moreless

                  Kitchen

                  • Blender
                  • Coffee Grinder
                  • Coffee Maker:

                    Manual Only: Stovetop percolator. French press....moreless

                  • Cooking Utensils:

                    All cooking utensils provided including pots and pans, baking ware, etc....moreless

                  • Dishes & Utensils:

                    All dishes and utensils provided including plates, bowls, cups, glasses, silverware, etc....moreless

                  • Freezer:

                    Approximately 4 cubic ft freezer as top compartment on full size fridge/freezer...moreless

                  • Kitchen:

                    A full kitchen with full-size Fridge/Freezer, gas stove, kitchen sink, and substantial counterspace...moreless

                  • Oven:

                    Propane Gas oven...moreless

                  • Pantry Items:

                    Salt, pepper, selected spices....moreless

                  • Refrigerator:

                    Approximately 10 cubic ft refrigerator as bottom compartment on full size fridge/freezer...moreless

                  • Stove:

                    Propane Gas 4-Burner Stove and Gas Oven...moreless

                  • Stove

                  Outside

                  • Barbecue
                  • Beach Chairs
                  • Beach Towels
                  • Binoculars
                  • Boat:

                    An 8ft dinghy with 15hp motor is provided for use within Manchioneel Bay. This is principally for transportation to the Cooper Island Beach Club for dining....moreless

                  • Boat Dock
                  • Deck / Patio:

                    50 ft front porch overlooks the Drake Channel. This is our living room/dining room and where most guests spend their time ! Roll-down shades protect from afternoon sun, rain, wind....moreless

                  • Inflatable Boat
                  • Kayak / Canoe:

                    A tandem kayak and paddles are provided for use within Manchioneel Bay....moreless

                  • Lawn / Garden:

                    Approximately 1/2 acre around the house out of 3 acres total is fenced, planted, and landscaped. Please keep all gates closed !...moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill:

                    Propane Gas grill and charcoal grill in courtyard area. Gas provided, guests must bring own charcoal....moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill Gas
                  • Patio
                  • Porch / Veranda:

                    50 ft front porch overlooks the Drake Channel. This is our living room/dining room and where most guests spend their time ! Roll-down shades protect from afternoon sun, rain, wind.Extensive open-air...moreless

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

                    Selected float toys are available for use (chairs, noodles, etc.)...moreless

                  Payment Type

                  • Amex
                  • Discover
                  • Mastercard
                  • Visa

                  Forms Of Payment

                      • Accept Credit Card
                       

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                      Rental basis: Per property
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                      Low Season
                      May 1 - Nov 30
                      7 night min stay

                      $1,750
                      High Season
                      Dec 1 - Apr 30
                      7 night min stay

                      $2,100
                      My Standard Rate
                      7 night min stay

                      $1,750

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Taxes Not included

                      Notes:

                      We prefer a 7-night minimum stay, but shorter stays will be considered on an individual basis.

                      Guests will pay on-line using PayPal checkout. We accept PayPal funds and Credit Cards (VISA, Master Card, Discover, and American Express). We also do online registration with payment via Personal Checks, these, however, must be sent surface mail or courier to finalize reservation. Rental fees quoted are for 2 adults, additional charges apply for larger parties. 7% BVI lodging tax will be added.


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                      Location

                      5 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Beef Island (Tortola) Code: 'EIS'
                      500 Metres
                      Nearest Barpub
                      Cooper Island Beach Club (Acessible via dinghy),
                      5 Miles
                      Nearest Ferry
                      From Beef Island (Trellis Bay) via Charter Ferry
                      500 Metres
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Cooper Island Beach Club (location wrong on map!)
                      400 Metres
                      Nearest Beach
                      Acessable via dinghy

                      Car: Not Necessary

                      The British Virgin Islands (BVI), a part of the Leeward Island chain, are located in the Caribbean Sea, approximately 1100 miles southwest of Florida, USA. While only about 8 miles east of St. Thomas and just north and west of St. John in the U.S. Virgin Islands, they are a world apart – the BVI are typified by a quieter, more rural lifestyle. Tortola is the main island and the main city is Road Town. The airport is located on the east end of Tortola (Beef Island) and is principally served by commuter airlines from San Juan, Puerto Rico. Tortola can also be reached via ferry from St Thomas, USVI. Cooper Island, a typical BVI out-island approximately 5 miles across the channel from Tortola, is an idyllic place to live or visit. It is, however, off the power grid and most necessities are self-contained and provided on-site. Cooper can only be reached by boat and there is no regularly scheduled ferry. We can help you arrange a charter to get you there at a reasonable price.

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2005

                      About the owner: Fred & Candia Kruse, Owners of Quart-A-Nancy Point live in Frisco, Colorado, USA at an altitude of 9200ft (2800m). They have traveled to the Caribbean for over 35 years for the pleasant climate change marked by living at sea level in a tropical area.

                      Why the Owner Chose Cooper Island:
                      After several bareboat sailing charters in the BVI, we decided that an island-based vacation home was what we really needed. We chose Quart-A-Nancy Point at Cooper Island in the British Virgin Islands because its that 'deserted' island everyone dreams about. It's far enough away from things to feel secluded, but close enough that you can drop by the bar for a drink or dinner or go to town on Tortola if you want. We've made sure the house has all of the amenities expected so that we (you) aren't roughing it (though you could choose not to use things like wireless internet and TV if you want to truly get away).

                      The Unique Benefits at this House:
                      Located at the north end of Manchioneel Bay, Quart-A-Nancy Point, Cooper Island is island living the way it used to be - simple and serene. The views from the front porch are unparalleled and will make you never want to leave.


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                      Photos

                      • Aerial View, Quart-A-Nancy Point, Cooper Island, BVI

                        Aerial View, Quart-A-Nancy Point, Cooper Island, BVI

                      • Ocean-level view, The house at Quart-A-Nancy Point

                        Ocean-level view, The house at Quart-A-Nancy Point

                      • The House at Quart-A- Nancy Point

                        The House at Quart-A- Nancy Point

                      • Open Air Dining Area

                        Open Air Dining Area

                      • Hammock on Front Porch

                        Hammock on Front Porch

                      • In-kitchen Breakfast Nook

                        In-kitchen Breakfast Nook

                      • Master Bedroom

                        Master Bedroom

                      • "Powder Room" with sink and tub

                        "Powder Room" with sink and tub

                      • Barbecue and Grilling Area

                        Barbecue and Grilling Area

                      • Front (Yellow Bedroom) showing Futon for extra guests

                        Front (Yellow Bedroom) showing Futon for extra guests

                      • Back (Green) Bedroom (can also be made up as a King bed)

                        Back (Green) Bedroom (can also be made up as a King bed)

                      • View of Manchioneel Bay from the Front Porch

                        View of Manchioneel Bay from the Front Porch

                      • Aerial View, The house at Quart-A-Nancy Point

                        Aerial View, The house at Quart-A-Nancy Point

                      • The shorline and jetty (dock) at Quart-A-Nancy Point

                        The shorline and jetty (dock) at Quart-A-Nancy Point

                      • Quart-A-Nancy Point Front Approach and Steps

                        Quart-A-Nancy Point Front Approach and Steps

                      • Open Air Living Room

                        Open Air Living Room

                      • Full Kitchen

                        Full Kitchen

                      • Master Bedroom

                        Master Bedroom

                      • Main Bathroom

                        Main Bathroom

                      • Courtyard

                        Courtyard

                      • Front (Yellow) Bedroom

                        Front (Yellow) Bedroom

                      • Front (Yellow Bedroom) and computer area

                        Front (Yellow Bedroom) and computer area

                      • Bathroom #2 with open air shower

                        Bathroom #2 with open air shower

                      • Sunset at Quart-A-Nancy Point overlooking the Sir Francis Drake Channel

                        Sunset at Quart-A-Nancy Point overlooking the Sir Francis Drake Channel

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                      This listing was first published here in 2005.

                      Date last modified - Tuesday, November 11, 2014

                      $1,750 - $2,100 per week (USD)
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                      3 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 8

                      View calendar: Updated 11/11/14
                      Minimum stay: 7 nights
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                      Member since: 2005
                      Speaks: english
                      • Calendar last updated: 11/11/2014
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