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Sunflower at Stonehouse Spectacular Ocean View!!

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Sunflower...Breakfast on your private covered deck.

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Last updated: 08/31/2015
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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Stonehouse is a Caribbean Style private house located on waterfront property in a quiet residential walking neighborhood smack dab in the most convenient vacation areas on the East End of St. Thomas, conveniently located just a half-mile walk to the public beach at Secret Harbor and Red Hook.

Stonehouse offers 3 vacation rental apartments, all with a fantastic unobstructed view of Secret Harbor and the Caribbean Sea. The apartments all have private entrances, decks and are fully equipped including linens, beach towels, beach chairs and coolers.

Imagine waking up to the gentle sound of the ocean and then spending the day snorkeling on the reef below. You can relax on your private balcony sipping your morning coffee and watching the sun come up or with a cool drink in the evening to watch the moon rise. You are surrounded by acres of undeveloped waterfront property that affords you seclusion, quiet, and privacy yet you are only three minutes to the grocery store!


Complimentary Amenities Include:
* High Speed WIFI 18 Mbps
* Comfortable beach chairs and coolers
* Large selection of beach towels and linens.
* Complimentary once a week housekeeping
* Tropical Flower Arrangement
* On site owners if you have any questions or need anything.
*Professionally cleaned
* Coffee/Tea Shop,Internet Cafe and Church next door.
* Snorkel Gear
*Special gift for those celebrating wedding, honeymoon or birthday!





Your local hosts Joanie and Robert deLugo look forward to having you stay at Stonehouse. They live on the property and will check you in when you arrive, answer any questions and help you if you need anything during your stay.

At Stonehouse you will have your own private fully equipped apartment in a neighborhood where you can meet other travelers and locals and really get to know the place that you are visiting. Stonehouse caters to those travelers who want a more local travel experience of the island in a low key manner off the beaten tourist track.

If you wish to reserve you can either do it on the VRBO Book It button or call us directly at 340-775-6920, 340-998-9056. EST.
You can reserve with a 50% deposit on Visa or Master Card. The balance is payable when you arrive. We do not accept wire/ bank transfers.

Stonehouse apartments feature all of the amenities you would get from a hotel room and much more.
One of the Best Value Accommodations in the Virgin Islands!

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Studio
  • On floor 1
  • 460 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Concierge
  • Massage

Suitability

  • Not Suitable For Children
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 0 Bedrooms, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    One room studio apartment...moreless

  • Queen size Beds (1) Deluxe Serta pillow top

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Tucked away location smack dab in the middle of the most convenient area of the island. A walking neighborhood of locals and tourists in a residential area just a 10 minute walk to a public beach....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    large variety of local guide books....moreless

  • DVD Player

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Duty Free Shops
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View
  • Ocean View:

    Only 150 feet directly above the Caribbean Sea, unobstructed view.You can see the fish swimming. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

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

Dining

  • Dining:

    4 person glass and metal out door dining table....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Quiet split AC....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    High quality bed linens. Beach towels included...moreless

  • Living Room:

    Outdoor living room on the patio with a chaise lounge, adirondack chair and a really comfortable hammock....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Plenty of flat private parking on property in front of the apartment...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Large selection of hotel quality white linens. ...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Free...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Mr. Coffee automatic maker...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Large selection of cookware...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    large selection of plates, serving platters and wine glasses....moreless

  • Microwave

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Quiet private deck with unobstructed view over the Caribbean....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Covered deck with dining table for 4, hammock,comfortable chair and a padded chaise lounge....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Shaded garden sitting area between car parking area and the apartment. ...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Weber Silver Genesis gas grill in the garden out the apartment. ...moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer 2015
May 1 - Nov 30, 2015
4 night min stay
$139
$973

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $139 Nightly

Winter 2015/2016
Dec 1 - Apr 30, 2016
4 night min stay
$165
$1,155

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $165 Nightly

Summer 2016
May 1 - Nov 30, 2016
4 night min stay
$139
$973

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $139 Nightly

Winter 2016/2017
Dec 1 - Apr 30, 2017
4 night min stay
$165
$1,155

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $165 Nightly

My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
$165
$1,155

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $165 Nightly


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Tax Rate 10%

Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Location

  • Magens Bay

    "One of the top 10 beaches in the world! Great for walking and swimming. Go all the way to th..."

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  • Mahogany Run Golf Course

    "The only golf course on the island of St. Thomas. A 15 minute drive from Villa Blue Sky. "

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  • Gladys's Café

    "A Great place for lunch in Charlotte Amalie. Gladys makes her own hot sauce. Located inside ..."

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  • Coki Beach

    "Very busy on cruise ship days. The fish are very plentiful. Friendly local bars and frozen d..."

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  • Hook, Line, and Sinker

    "Great local hangout for lunch and or an early dinner. On the waterfront in Frenchtown. Carib..."

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  • Beni Iguana's Sushi Bar

    "This is the best Sushi in the World!! And I have had it all over the World!! "

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  • Yacht Haven Grande

    "High end shopping. Love the Grande Cru restaurant! Farmers Market on the first and third Su..."

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Stonehouse is tucked away on the waterfront in the convenient East End of St. Thomas in a quiet walking neighborhood smack dab in the middle of beaches, shopping, restaurants and the red Hook Ferry to St. John!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1996

About the owner: Stay local.. Stay Stonehouse! Robert and Joanie deLugo the owners, have lived at Stonehouse since 1982 and purchased it in 1996. Robert was born on St. Thomas and met Joanie when she moved to the islands in 1981. They have been welcoming vacation travelers at Stonehouse since 2005. Roberts family dates back many years in Virgin Islands history, his father was the first U.S. Post Master general for the Virgin Islands and the main U.S.Post Office in Charlotte Amalie, Alvaro deLugo U.S. Post Office is named after him. Joanie is originally from Canada and Cape Cod, Massachusetts and relocated to St. Thomas after college in Nova Scotia in 1981. Robert and Joanie both have extensive professional backgrounds in the Virgin Islands tourism industry. Robert has worked in the Virgin Islands aviation business since the 1970's. First with a seaplane company Antilles Airboats, which was operated by the actress Maureen O'Hara and her aviator husband Charlie Blair, then with Pam Am Airways and most recently with Delta Airlines as the V.I. Station Manager from 1994 until early retirement 2012. Since relocating to the Virgin Islands Joanie has enjoyed many years crewing on charter yachts sailing around the British Virgin Islands, managing a marina and charter yacht center in Red Hook and 12 years as the local representative for Apple Vacations, an international travel company. When not working Joanie and Robert enjoy traveling to Chile, Argentina, Paris and Cape Cod. They welcome you to the Virgin Islands so they can share their local expertise on some of the better things to see and do in the islands. They reside on the property and will check you in when you arrive, answer any questions and help you out with anything you need during your stay.

Why the Owner Chose Secret Harbour:
Stonehouse is conveniently tucked away on the waterfront 150’ above the turquoise Caribbean Sea. You are surrounded by acres and acres of undeveloped waterfront property that affords you seclusion, privacy, and quiet, yet you are only 3 minutes to the grocery store and beaches. It is only a half mile to the public beach at Secret Harbour. Stonehouse offers 3 vacation rental apartments. Each one has many unique features and all share the same fantastic Caribbean view! You have all the amenities of a hotel room and more! Sunflower Studio, VRBO # 81779 Larimar, VRBO # 140845 Seaglass, VRBO # 256505 We also manage 2 apartments across the street from Stonehouse: Castaway, VRBO # 286541 Villa Blue Sky, 150550.

The Unique Benefits at this Studio:
Stonehouse is in a quiet walking residential neighborhood. It is a friendly mix of locals and travelers. You can go to the coffee/tea shop next door and mingle with others staying in the area or living on the island. We cater to travellers who want an authentic local experience of the island in a low-key manner off the beaten tourist track and away from the condos. Our worldwide travels staying in VRBO apartments has fine-tuned us to what to expect in a vacation rental. We are professional and we love clean! If you do not rent a car our taxi driver can pick you up at the STT airport and bring you to Stonehouse. Taxis are available on call. We would love to have you stay at Stonehouse! Please call or email us if you have any questions about the property or the island. We can call you worldwide for free. USVI 340-775-6920, Call/Text 340-998-9056. It's easy to book. You can reserve with a 50% deposit on Visa or Master card and the balance is payable when you arrive. We keep it simple! There are no additional cleaning fees or premium holiday rates.


Contact us

Speaks: english

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Photos

  • Sunflower...Breakfast on your private covered deck.

    Sunflower...Breakfast on your private covered deck.

  • Sunflower is one of three vacation apartments at Stonehouse.

    Sunflower is one of three vacation apartments at Stonehouse.

  • Sunflower's private deck for your 180degree ocean view

    Sunflower's private deck for your 180degree ocean view

  • Sunflower...Relax  and listen to the waves below...

    Sunflower...Relax and listen to the waves below...

  • Your view of the Caribbean Sea below

    Your view of the Caribbean Sea below

  • Stonehouse sits waterfront, Sunflower is on the lower left side

    Stonehouse sits waterfront, Sunflower is on the lower left side

  • Sunflower...Really comfortable bed with 450 thread count sheets

    Sunflower...Really comfortable bed with 450 thread count sheets

  • Indoor breakfast bar counter.

    Indoor breakfast bar counter.

  • Your unobstructed view below.

    Your unobstructed view below.

  • Sunflower...Bathroom with shower and all towels provided

    Sunflower...Bathroom with shower and all towels provided

  • Your deluxe beach chairs, cooler for cold drinks and snorkel gear...

    Your deluxe beach chairs, cooler for cold drinks and snorkel gear...

  • Sunflower, Relax on the hammock and feel the breeze..

    Sunflower, Relax on the hammock and feel the breeze..

  • Welcome to Sunflower Studio at Stonehouse...Make yourself at home in Paradise

    Welcome to Sunflower Studio at Stonehouse...Make yourself at home in Paradise

  • Comfortable chaise lounge to sit back and have a cool tropical drink.

    Comfortable chaise lounge to sit back and have a cool tropical drink.

  • Breakfast, lunch, dinner on your private patio.

    Breakfast, lunch, dinner on your private patio.

  • Sunflower...View from the deck to the west, you can hear the waves below..

    Sunflower...View from the deck to the west, you can hear the waves below..

  • Wake up to a view of the Caribbean Sea.

    Wake up to a view of the Caribbean Sea.

  • Queen size comfortable bed with high quality white linens.

    Queen size comfortable bed with high quality white linens.

  • Enjoy some tropical breakfast before heading out to the beach.

    Enjoy some tropical breakfast before heading out to the beach.

  • Maybe you will see a turtle or a Spotted Eagle Ray swim by below Sunflower.

    Maybe you will see a turtle or a Spotted Eagle Ray swim by below Sunflower.

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