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Hummingbird Villa is centrally located in beautiful landscaped tropical gardens with stunning panoramic views of the Caribbean Sea at Dickensons Bay. Large verandah perfect for alfresco dining overlooks the outdoor freshwater swimming pool. Large lounge furnished in traditional Antiguan style offers comfort and relaxation. Lounge has extra twin sofa bed for flexible sleeping accomodation that can be screened from the main living area. Cable TV, DVD, CD and radio with a small library of CD's DVD's and books Free WIFI internet connection available. Fully equipped kitchen for selfcatering with microwave oven, full cooker, fridge freezer and washing machine, separated from living area with breakfast bar and stools. Down stairs from the lounge is the master bedroom with kingsize bed and fabulous sea view. A second bedroom with double bed includes a wardrobe with the secuirty safe. Family bathroom with corner shower and marble top vanity unit. Travel cot and baby bath available on request
Our villa is only 750 yards from the mile long white sandy beach at Dickensons Bay. Here you will find watersports, bars and restaurants. There are many lovely beaches from which you can go snorkelling to see the colourful fish and coral reefs. The main town of St Johns is only 5 minutes drive away where you will find supermarkets, a mass of interesting shops and duty free shopping. The airport is 15 minutes drive away. Maid service is provided at the start and end of each rental and once each week during your stay.
Antigua is famous for its 365 beaches, one for each day of the year. Dickensons Bay, which the villa overlooks, is one of the most vibrant areas where you can relax or particpate in a variety of watersports. Alternatively you can relax with a drink by the pool and watch the spectacular sunsets in the evenings. Antigua provides some of the most interesting historical attractions such as Nelsons dockyard, Betty's Hope sugar plantation and BBQ at Shirleys Heights on a Sunday which is very popular with visitors. Information about all there is to see and do is available in the information books at the villa
The villa has a master bedroom with kingsize bed has a fabulous sea view which overlooks the landscaped tropical gardens. There is a double wardrobe with additional storage space over and room for a cot which is available on request. It is cooled by a free standing fan and sea breezes.
Bedroom two has a large double bed, storage cupboard and a double wardrobe in which you will find the security safe. It is cooled by a ceiling fan. Mosquito nets are provided in both bedrooms.
The traditionally Antiguan style lounge with comfortable seating under a vaulted ceiling includes an additional wicker settee which makes into two separate full size single beds. These can be screened from the main living area for privacy if used for sleeping....moreless
Tiled bathroom with enclosed corner shower unit and marble topped vanity unit where there is ample space for storing toiletries.A baby bath is available on request....moreless
Accessed via a private drive from the main road, Hummingbird Villa in the small private residential community at Halcyon Heights is nestled into the hillside and has unparalleled views over Dickenson's Bay on the north west coast of Antigua. Centrally located in beautiful landscaped tropical gardens our villa overlooks the fresh water swimming pool. Decorated in traditional Antiguan style, the facilities offer relaxation and comfort and alfresco dining. Entertainment inlcudes: flat screen TV with cable satalite service, WIFI, DVD, radio/CD player with small library of DVD's, CD's and books in lounge. There are also maps and tourist information available. Within walking distance or short drive are a long white sandy beach, watersports, local bars and restaurants. The main shopping centre in St John's is 2 miles away. Local shops are a short walk. Parking is availble for 1 car....moreless
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Hummingbird Villa is centrally located in a beautifully landscaped tropical garden in the residential community of Halcyon Heights.The unique Caribbean feel of Hummingbird Villa offers peace, privacy, relaxation and personal enjoyment. The verandah offers some of the most spectacular views on the island over Dickenson's Bay and the Caribbean Sea. All amenities, bars, restaurants, watersports and boat trips are 5 minutes walk or short drive. Dickenson's Bay is a beautiful long white sandy beach and is ideal for families, couples, wedding couples to enjoy swimming, and sunbathing. Nearby there is golf at Cedar Valley. Approximately 2 miles from the capital St Johns where there are many places of interest and 10 minutes from VC Bird International Airport. Large supermarket within 1 mile and local fruit and vegetable market in St John's.
Other Activities: scuba diving and fishing
Golf: Our villa is only 5 minutes from Cedar Valley golf course. Jolly Harbour golf course in half an hours drive away
Year Purchased: 2005
About the owner: Having worked in higher education as a nurse lecturer I am now working part time as community nurse advisor. My husband a retired hospital consultant has family connections to Antigua dating back five generations.
Why the Owner Chose Dickenson Bay: After visiting Antigua for a number of years we discovered the unique residential development of Halcyon Heights. A perfect holiday environment for all age groups offering relaxation, swiming, close to restuarants and beach activites
The Unique Benefits at this Villa: Fabulous views from the villa and gardens