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Yellow Bird, Superbly Located at Oualie Bay

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The private pool at Yellow Bird

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Last updated: 08/27/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Manager
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Yellow Bird is a lovely, spacious one bedroom house, overlooking the Caribbean Sea at Oualie Bay, Nevis. The house is slightly elevated, being built into the steep lower slopes of Round Hill. Nestled into a half acre private, mature garden with a private pool, sundecks and balcony, there are magnificent views across the 'Narrows' towards the south east peninsular of St Kitts. Oualie Bay Beach is directly opposite Yellow Bird and access is a mere 4 minute stroll from the garden gate. Oualie Beach is quiet and sheltered with superb swimming. Many of the island's beach activities are located at Oualie including PADI diving, snorkelling, windsurfing and sunfish sailing. The Oualie Bay Beach Hotel has a very good restaurant and small bar, popular on Saturday evenings when it hosts to a traditional Nevisian String Band. Yellow Bird is fun and cosy, very spacious, light and bright. Perfect for couples and honeymooners, with plenty of privacy and seclusion without being too isolated.

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 850 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included
  • Staff

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome:

    Up to two small children can be accommodated if they share the guest bed.. Please note that the pool is close to the house and not fenced and the balcony has a short drop of about 10 feet onto a sloping planted border.Any child or children muct be supervised by a responsible adult at all times....moreless

  • Smoking Allowed:

    Smoking is not allowed inside the property. Smoking is allowed on the decks, balcony and garden. Please dispose of butts and packaging considerately....moreless

  • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3, Beds for 3

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Day bed in Great Room, measuring 5'9' x 3'6'...moreless

  • The master Bedroom is furnished with a hand made king size bed, side tables with bedside lamps, a small dressing table, stool and linen cupboard. The French Windows (with morning sunrise views over the top of Round Hill) lead to the side deck and have adjustable timber louvres for cross ventilation. The window is unglazed with netted latticed woodwork. A ceiling fan and roof turbine help keep the room cool at night. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • The bathroom has a large walk in shower, vanity unit and a walk in closet....moreless

Other Amenities

  • The house is managed locally. Housekeeping, gardening and pool cleaning is carried out twice weekly, but not on the same days. All guests are met personally at Yellow Bird on arrival. The owner can also arrange the following: Transfers from Robert Bradshaw and Newcastle International Airports to Yellow Bird Arrival groceries Vehicle Hire...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • CD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    Cable...moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Forests
  • Museums
  • Rain Forests
  • Reefs
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Volcano

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet:

    Free WIFI...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Telephone:

    Local calls are free to guests...moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen:

    The kitchen is open plan with countertop and island. There are plenty of cooking pans, ovenware, cutlery and utensils...moreless

  • Oven:

    Gas (bottled)...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    Four ring gas (bottled) hob...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Across front of living/dining/kitchen area. Accessable by two pairs of glazed and louvred french doors. Overlooks the Caribbean Sea towards St Kitts....moreless

  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles:

    Bicycles hire is available from Nevis Mountain Bikes on Oualie Beach, a few minutes walk away....moreless

  • Deck Furniture
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden:

    Hillside (steep in places) half acre tropical garden, with palms, oleanders, bougainvillea, rubber plant, neem tree and many flamboyant trees....moreless

  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Weber kettle in garden by pool....moreless

  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool:

    15 feet x 15 feet. 5 feet at deeper end. Walk in from steps...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included

Property Descriptor

  • Detached
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
Jul 1 - Dec 18, 2015
5 night min stay
$180
$1,175 $4,000

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $168 Nightly; 30 nights or more: $133 Nightly

Winter
Dec 19 - Apr 3, 2016
5 night min stay
$330
$2,100 $7,150

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $300 Nightly; 30 nights or more: $238 Nightly

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • No additional mandatory fees
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

The minimum booking charge for all dates is 5 nights.

For bookings of 5 or 6 nights the nightly rate will be charged.

Bookings of 7 days or more are charged at the weekly rate plus the relevant number of extra nights on a pro rata basis.

A 10% discount is applied to any booking of 2 weeks or more from the weekly rate.

Bookings of 28 days or more are charged at the monthly rate.

A 20% deposit will secure a booking.

The balance is payable six weeks prior to commencement of the stay.

Payment is accepted in USD by bank transfer to First Caribbean Bank (Nevis)

Payment is accepted in GBP by bank transfer to The Co-Operative Bank or by visa and mastercard at the prevailing exchange rate from the USD price.


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Calendar

Last updated: 08/27/2015
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Location

3 Miles
Nearest Airport
Newcastle Airport
250 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
6 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Charlestown
2 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
250 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
50 Metres
Nearest Beach
Beach

Car: Not Necessary

Oualie Bay is located on the north eastern coast of Nevis. It has a very sheltered crescent shaped beach, tucked between Hurricane Hill to the east and Tamarind Point to the west. It is a pretty, scenic, hilly area with just one small beach hotel, bar and restaurant. The other properties are private villas, hugging the coast and built into the lush hillside. Oualie Beach, Nevis is directly opposite Turtle Beach, St Kitts and a small jetty at Oualie is anchor to the small charter boats and water taxis that make the crossing between the two islands.

There are lots of activities to seek out near the beach but it remains a quiet, unspoilt sunspot.

To the east of Oualie Bay is Lovers Beach, which at about a half an hours walk away is an almost deserted, undeveloped stretch of much wilder, Atlantic shoreline. Cades Bay and Pinneys to the south are also beautiful Caribbean side beaches, with a few bars and the largest hotel on the island, The Four Seasons.

Other Activities: hiking, historical buildings, local museums.

 

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Photos

  • The private pool at Yellow Bird

    The private pool at Yellow Bird

  • The balcony at Yellow Bird

    The balcony at Yellow Bird

  • The dining area at Yellow Bird

    The dining area at Yellow Bird

  • A Vervet Monkey vists the wildlife friendly garden

    A Vervet Monkey vists the wildlife friendly garden

  • View from the balcony at Yellow Bird

    View from the balcony at Yellow Bird

  • The kitchen and balcony at Yellow Bird

    The kitchen and balcony at Yellow Bird

  • Open plan living at Yellow Bird

    Open plan living at Yellow Bird

  • Yellow Bird (circled) from across Oualie Bay

    Yellow Bird (circled) from across Oualie Bay

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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
    1
  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
    Cottage
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Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
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  • Response time Within 24 hours
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 08/27/2015
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