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FOOTPRINTS VILLA. A STUNNING GRACE BAY BEACHFRONT HOME, INCLUDING CHEF AND MAID

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms5
Half Baths1
Space 5,000 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Large contemporary Grace Bay beachfront villa, sleeps 10-12. Private pool.

The owners of this property have their own website - footprintsonthebeach.com

FOOTPRINTS ON THE BEACH VILLA - a luxurious beachfront private home, located directly on Grace Bay Beach. Private pool.

Included in the rate are the services of our famous Chef Nadine! Chef provides up to 2 meals a day, six days per weekly stay, working with you regarding diet, tastes, allergies etc. Her dishes are amazing! The only cost is for the groceries utilised plus collection.

Maid service also included.

Free wifi throughout.

Footprints is a large, modern, contemporary Grace Bay Villa rental in the Turks and Caicos, with private chef and maid service. Privately set in an acre of tropical grounds, the residence enjoys 100 feet of stunning Grace Bay Beach frontage and a private pool. The sand is as fine as sugar, no rocks and the slope into the ocean is very gentle, so perfect for young and old alike. Every room enjoys breathtaking westerly ocean views, with 2 of the en-suites having ocean facing bath tubs!

A large outdoor summer lounge is a unique feature, bedecked with Dedon furniture, as is the sunset deck with a gas fire pit on the beach edge - to enjoy the wondrous sunsets. Shaded outdoor dining area, pool side. With an amazing Italian designer kitchen, Philip Starck sanitary ware, glass-walled dining room and second 'media' lounge (surround sound TV), this is the best in luxurious beach living. The house is perfect for a caribbean beach wedding too. Many have used Footprints for this and other events.

We designed and built Footprints from scratch. We used a design unique and new to the island, being contemporary, stylish and expansive. We focused on the view the villa affords of the beauty of the ocean. With so many old styles of villa on the island, we knew the way forward was to create a villa which is fresh, chic and dynamic. A vacation home on the best beach with spectacular views.

Footprints sleeps up to 12 within 5 bedrooms (to accommodate 12, this would mean 8 adults and 4 children (sharing the 4-child suite). If all adults, the villa accommodates for 10.

All this set in an acre of manicured gardens, gated for your reassurance.

To ensure relaxation is the key to your stay. We are proud we own and operate the villa ourselves. No off-island management for us. We and our staff look after you from your initial enquiry through to your arrival and your stay with us. If you need any help, advice or assistance we are right here. Guests can be reassured that our service is speedy, focused and respectful.

All our little touches ...

We hope we have thought of everything and more! As you would expect we load Footprints with lots of thick, fluffy towels, bathrobes, Clarins toiletries, beach towels, the best bed linen, beach toys. TV’s in each room with Direct TV, beach and pool loungers and even a beach side gas fire pit! Perfect for s'mores!!

And finally, Footprints has been the venue for more villa weddings than any other. If you are planning on tying the knot, on the beach, and relaxing in your own beach home during this special time, Footprints On The Beach is ideal for small events up to 20 additional guests. We know and can advise on great wedding coordinators. Event fee - $35 per attendee (for all guests attending, excluding the villa's resident guests).

So we invite you to send us an enquiry and we will answer as many questions as you may have regarding availability, cost, location, the island, airline information transfers etc. We have stacks of additional photos in addition to the limited number allowed on this site, so just ask!

We look forward to welcoming you to Footprints on the Beach, Grace Bay.

See you soon!

The Affleck Family

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Interested in visiting a Footprints Villa in Europe? We have two further properties in our stable:

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www.footprintsvillamallorca(.com)

Private Grace Bay Beach villa rental, with private chef and maid included in rental price for 6 days per week, suitable for families, adult groups, weddings, celebrations, children of all ages, those looking for peace and quiet, while being close to all facilities on island. Grace bay rental with pool, Turks and Caicos beach front villa rental, Caribbean beach front rental, Turks and Caicos vacation rental, TC Villa vacation rental, Providenciales beach villa rental, Turks and Caicos ocean front rental home, perfect for families and groups. Most reviewed vacation villa in the Turks and Caicos. Private chef for 2 meals per day and daily maid included. Excluded cost of groceries and ingredients.

We have 2 other European properties you may be interested in too:

www.footprintsvillacroatia.com - 19th century restored seafront 5 bedroom villa with pool. Fly to Dubrovnik.

www.footprintsvillamallorca.com - modern 4 bedroom villa with pool on Spain's most popular island in the Mediterranean - fly to Palma.

More Details

Owner
The Affleck Family
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 5, 2017

About The Affleck Family

The Affleck's bought a virgin piece of land, where the villa now stands, in 2006. Using local architects and builders, they oversaw the design and construction of what became Footprints Villa a few years later, on the most wonderful stretch of Grace Bay Beach there is, and voted in 2017 as yet again The Worlds Best Beach at the World Travel Awards.

Originally from the UK, they moved along with son JJ (who started school there at nine years of age and, only 2 years ago, he completed his A levels at the island's Collegiate College).

In April 2017, the family tragically lost Cally Affleck to cancer.

Her enthusiasm and wish for Footprints to continue to be happy and joyous home for family and visitors alike continues. The family continue to assist all guests directly, and the long service staff at the property await you, and all will ensure a huge welcome and a vacation all will enjoy and remember.

The Affleck Family purchased this villa in 2007

Guestbook comments from the owner

We came for Spring Break and the weather was perfect and hot. We para-sailed, paddle boarded, went fishing, did snuba, wake boarding, Water Ski and Wake surf. We shopped went on a sunset cruise and enjoyed lots of relaxing around Footprints. Thank you to all the staff who were great.

We had a great time in the sun, had beautiful weather. We appreciated all the help in the house. We were truly on vacation! Nothing can match the color of the water and the beach here. Great Spring Break for our family.
Apr 2014
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Amenities

Leeward Settlement Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Included in Price
  • Lunch - Included in Price
  • Dinner - Included in Price
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 5000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:30 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:30 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Max. adults: 10
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
    Bathroom 5 -
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • King size beds (4) All bedrooms are fitted with the largest beds available - King beds (78'' wide). One king bed can be split into two 36'' twin beds for flexible accommodation. , Baby Cribs (1) A play crib is supplied. Additional crib available at $20 per day., Bunk Beds (2) The Kiddies suite has two sets of extra long and extra wide to accommodate 4 children
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • photography
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
ENJOY THE SERVICES OF A PRIVATE CHEF AND DAILY MAID SERVICE, INCLUDED IN THE RENTAL RATES! 2 meals a day, available for six days per week stay. Groceries charged at cost. A perfect location for weddings in Turks and Caicos. Footprints Villa. What better to have your wedding on Grace Bay Beach, than at Footprints. Many weddings have already been held at Footprints, and with such experience, the owners, who live on island, are delighted to help with your plans. A Grace Bay Beach wedding offers a unique location - right on the pure sand, with the villa there to entertain your guests at (and not overlooked by vacationers like at the condo resorts!!). Footprints holds more weddings that any other private villa, due to its size, location, privacy, stunning vista and experienced owners. An event fee is applicable.

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FOOTPRINTS VILLA. A STUNNING GRACE BAY BEACHFRONT HOME, INCLUDING CHEF AND MAID
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Amazing Family Getaway

  • 5 of 5

Our family had a wonderful week filled with playing in the ocean, walking the beach and relaxing. Chef Nadine and her staff went over and above to care for our family. That is not easy when one member has severe food allergies.

  • Submitted: Nov 28, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for letting us know you all had an amazing family vacation at our villa beach home, Footprints. It was a pleasure to have been of service and we are thrilled to read our wonderful Chef Nadine delivered too! Come back soon! Kindest regards, The Afflecks. footprintsonthebeach.com
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Beautiful beachfront property perfect for family!

  • 5 of 5

This is our first stay at Footprints on the Beach, although we have visited the island many times. This holiday experience lived up to our expectations! The house location, just steps from the water, and the layout were perfect for our multi generational family with lots of different activities. The on-site staff are so kind and accommodating, and the meals were phenomenal.

Highly recommended for a relaxed holiday with all the comforts of home on the breathtakingly beautiful Grace Bay.

  • Submitted: Dec 14, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Footprints was Fantastic!

  • 5 of 5

Our recent trip to Footprints was about as good as it gets! It is the ultimate way to relax and enjoy your vacation. From the moment you even consider making a reservation to the last good bye as you leave to go home, every detail is thought of. The villa is perfect! Plenty of rooms for large families or multiple couples/families and children. The entire staff does an amazing job of making sure you enjoy your stay. The private chef was a main reason we chose Footprints over other options, and Chef Nadine exceeded all expectations. She had people in our group who are some of the pickiest eaters, asking for 2nds and 3rds. The bar for future vacations has certainly been raised after this trip!

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Absolutely Amazing

  • 5 of 5

We had the most wonderful time at Footprints on the Beach! I really did not think that our trip could be any better than when we stayed at the house three years ago; however, it absolutely was. The house staff makes all the difference in the world, their services make the trip absolutely magical. These people are amazing and have a little (actually a huge) piece of my heart. If anyone is looking for an amazing vacation I highly recommend Footprints on the Beach on TCI - the best experience ever! No cooking, no grocery shopping, no cleaning, no sweeping sand, no doing or folding laundry, no worrying about your beach chairs - it is all taken care of for you...... This crew is golden! Oh and the beaches are absolutely amazing! God truly outdid himself when he created the Turks and Caicos beaches and water. There truly is not a prettier sight on earth! The only regret we had was not staying longer. We will be back!

  • Submitted: Jul 3, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Laura and family It was our great pleasure to have been of service to you and your family during your recent return visit to Footprints Villa on Grace Bay! We are very grateful for your generous and kind comments within your review and I for your commendation of our valued staff. They have already been advised and are delighted to have helped make your vacation so memorable. Do come back (again) soon! Kind regards. Richard Affleck
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5

Exceeded All Expectations - Beautiful Location, Great Home & Truly Wonderful Staff!

  • 5 of 5

We had a truly wonderful 19th anniversary here on our first trip to T&C! We sincerely hope to visit it again in the future! :)

To begin with, the location of the property is great. You have direct beach access in a private corner of Grace Bay, away from all of the tourist locations and with a great view of the sunset each evening. The layout of the house, both indoors and outdoors, is excellent. There is a pool in the middle and the firepit is mesmerizing at night. I could go on and on but the bottom line is that this is fantastic place.

The REAL gem of this property, however, is the staff. Everyone was warm and friendly. Chef Nadine, Cherie, Wesley and Eugene were truly wonderful and attentive to all of our needs.

Chef Nadine and Cherie truly went above and beyond in making sure that every meal was great and that our son's special dietary requirements were taken care of. They really made us feel like we were at home - the only difference being that we were in beautiful part of the Caribbean with the ocean just a few yards away! :)

  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Chris and Family My sincere and grateful thanks for your generous review and for choosing Footprints for your special family vacation. It's great to know you all had fun and found our vacation home ideal in its design, layout and location. The sunsets at the beachside fire pit are indeed a unique delight to enjoy with family and friends. It was a pleasure to have been of service. You're commendation of our wonderful staff is very much appreciated and they have already been advised, and the smiles of pride reflect their gratitude too! Come back soon! Richard Affleck. Part of the Affleck family. Owners, Footprints On The Beach Villa
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BEST VACATION EVER

  • 5 of 5

This was our second trip to Turks, fist time at Footprints and it won’t be our last. We have been fortunate to visit many beaches and there are none better than Grace Bay. Getting to Turks and Caicos is very easy and we were at the villa within 40 minutes of landing, including customs and getting our rental car.

The Villa. We traveled with a group of friends and found the Villa to be very clean, spacious and accommodating. The layout was well thought out and the communal living spaces were large enough to accommodate a group of 10 adults. We spend every evening in the comfortable large outdoor living space. Outdoor speakers could be controlled through an iPhone – highly recommend fun playlists! We didn’t expect the amenities and level of details (cleaning, laundry, etc). The staff was courteous and discreet.

The Beach. It is literally steps away from the backdoor and it is fabulous. Eugene would set up beach chairs, umbrellas and ice down the cooler every morning. He’d return mid-afternoon to see if we needed beer or ice and again in the evening to bring in the chairs. Footprints set-up is better than a 5-star hotel, with regard to beach access and ease.

The Food. Nadine, the chef, was OUTSTANDING. We told her our general preferences and she took care of everything else – planning, shopping, preparing and clean-up. Every single meal was delicious and Nadine was helpful in getting us reservations when we enjoyed dinner away from the villa. Fresh coconuts and coconut water were readily available on the property.

Restaurants. We dined at Lupo, Coyaba, Mango Reef and Coco Bistro. Would highly recommend each but for different reasons. And, I would be remiss if I didn’t tell you about Melt. They sell coffee by day and yummy desserts and cocktails at night. DeDe, the mixologist, is a hoot.

Highly recommend taking a cruise with Captain Brian with Kenard Cruises. We did a charter – FUN FUN FUN. Bring a playlist!

  • Submitted: Feb 28, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Providenciales
Nearest Barpub
0.75 Miles
Richie's beach bar
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Provo Gold & Country Club
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Lots of Restaurants, from 1 mile+
Nearest Beach
5 Metres
Grace Bay Beach
Car: not necessary

As Footprints fronts onto Grace Bay Beach, if you choose to enjoy a boat charter, many of the companies on island know the villa and can collect from the villa's beach. Great for snorkeling, fishing trips, paragliding etc. Just ask us for recommendations.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 12.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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