House of Open Arms Cottage: Ac, White Water Views,Romantic!(26 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:5 nights
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Cottage, 1 Bedrooms, 1 Baths, (Sleeps 2) Villa also on property
The Cottage is a charming studio suite, featuring a wonderfully comfortable pillow-top bed,where you can fall asleep to the sounds of the waves crashing on the beach directly below. Air conditioning is a lovely addition, a fantastic couch, and an in-laid tile breakfast table There is also a small library of books, board games, and a BOSE music system. Surrounding the Cottage is a wonderful covered balcony and uncovered wrap-around porch, with 180-degree white water ocean views. The Cottage has a beautiful outdoor stone shower, outdoor kitchen sink, gas grill,an indoor storage area with a small refrigerator, 2 electric stove top burners, and convection / microwave.
The Cottage features beautiful, luxurious furnishings to make guests as comfortable as possible. Beach chairs and coolers provided as well as all linens and towels,shampoo, body gel, hair dryer, and anything else needed to make it your home away from home!
Need more space: check out the villa on Homeaway #177239
Keywords: Cottage, Romantic, Private, Whitewater views
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Member since: 2007
- 650 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Catering Available
- Breakfast - Booking Possible
- Dinner - Booking Possible
- Private Chef
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Beautifully appointed outdoor stone shower!
- Welcome dinner provided on arrival evening. AC provided. Cool ocean breezes all day and all night. Secluded coral beach 5 minutes walking distance (just down the hill). Excellent hikes with historic views very close to property. Few neighbors - extremely private setting. Beautiful outdoor private stone shower...moreless
- CD Player
- Away From It All
- Duty Free Shops
- Health/Beauty Spa
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Gambling Casinos
- Horseback Riding
- Outlet Shopping
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Beach View:
- Mountain View:
- Ocean View:
The village of Coral Bay is just on the other side of the hill. 7 great restaurants including Skinny Legs, Indigo Grill, Pickles, Aqua Bistro, Oasis, Shipwreck, Miss Lucy's and Tourist Trap!...moreless
- Water View:
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Hot Air Ballooning
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 2 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Broadband Access:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Catering Available:
- Coffee Maker:
- Cooking Utensils:
- Dishes & Utensils:
Cottage has an outdoor sink and prep area with an indoor pantry that holds small fridge, cooking equipment 1 electric burner, percolator, french press, fast hot water heater, blender, microwave with convection oven feature. gas BBQ grill also outdoors convection/microwave,small refrigerator, sink and prep...moreless
- Pantry Items:
- Deck / Patio
- Kayak / Canoe:
- Lawn / Garden:
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Nov 20 - Apr 22, 2017
5 night min stay
Apr 23 - Nov 18, 2017
5 night min stay
Nov 19 - Apr 21, 2018
5 night min stay
My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Tax Rate 12.5%
Cancellation Information: A cancellation fee of 20% of the total booking price will be assessed for all cancelled reservations that can be re-booked. If the reservation cannot be re-booked, the 50% deposit will be forfeited. No refunds 15 days prior it arrival. Rates and reserved dates listed on website are subject to change without notice but are guaranteed upon receipt of deposit.
Owner's cancellation policy:
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Coral Bay is the quieter side of the Island with low key eateries and shopping and people. We are located in the perfect spot to get anywhere: East End, Southside, and Northshore beaches as well as Cruz Bay..
Fortsberg is home to the great fort of 1725 and the cannons.
There is a great book and game collection in both the villa and cottage. Visit my art studio upstairs to see work in progress or finished work for sale.
Year Purchased: 2006
About the owner: Catherine Perry is the owner and innkeeper of A House of Open Arms. I helped to build this house from the ground up. I began in 2004 and completed the building process in 2006. I am a full time artist as well as the Innkeeper on this property and I welcome my guests at the ferry dock in Cruz Bay and offer a first evening welcome dinner. I also provide basic essentials for your first few days:,homemade granola, coffee, sugar and tea, cooking spices,etc.
Why the Owner Chose Estate Fortsberg (Coral Bay, St. John, USVI):
I purchased this land in 2003 to begin a dream of being a working artist and Innkeeper on St. John. I create unique lighting for many private homes on St. John. I also have items for purchase for my guests! And they are always. welcome to visit my studio during their stay here!
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
A House of Open Arms is on the electric grid to provide A/C. It also has solar powered water system to insure continuos use even in an electrical pause. The water purified rainwater-fed. House of Open Arms sits amid lush tropical gardens with a 180 degree view of the sea. Cooling easterly breezes come up the hill making the need for a/c very optional. Hawks, kestrels, bananaquits, Lesser Antilles bull finches, Puerto Rican bull finches, and magnificent frigates float above with the crashing sea below. This is truly a nature lover's paradise. It is made all the sweeter by the knowledge much of the electricity and all of the water used on the property are collected from the sun and sky, with minimal impact on the surrounding environment.
- Primary: +1340 5137199 Cell Phone
- Secondary: (340)513-7199 Cell
A wonderful oasis On the Island of St. John!
Walkway gardens lead to the cottage
Welcome to your own secret paradise!
Cottage views everywheere!
Banana quits create you everyday!
Cottage Bathroom: Outdoor shower to the right of picture
Would you like a pool? check out the villa on HomeAway #177239
House of Open Arms Villa, Cottage and Art Studio
Bowl by Catherine
The Cottage, with its view stretching out
The cottage is below the main house where the art studio, villa and pool are.
Wrap around porch with an outside prep area for meals.
The Interior of the cottage with the outside view
The view off the Cottage's porch.
Table for two!
Gardens and Sea everywhere!
View form the cottage overlooking Hurricane Hole, East End and Norman Island
Catherine working in her art studio. Please come visit!
Catherine Perry: Owner, artist and Innkeeper of House of Open Arms
This listing was first published here in 2007.
Date last modified - Sunday, February 26, 2017
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