The still-pristine island of St. John is the smallest of the three U.S. Virgin Islands and lies just 3 miles east of St. Thomas and a mile from the nearest of the British Virgin Islands. Nearly two-thirds of the island is national park, with forests and nature trails for your enjoyment. Nature lovers are always amazed by St. John's ecological diversity.
Villa Sunset Cruz is located in the exclusive gated community of Virgin Grand Estates, an upscale neighborhood on St. John's spectacular Southwest Shore. Sunset Cruz sits at an elevation of about 700 feet above sea level with breathtaking panoramic views of Great Cruz Bay, the Caribbean Sea, St. Thomas and smaller Caribbean islands off in the distance. Villa Sunset Cruz is the only home on its drive so you will enjoy privacy and seclusion here. The west facing views offer spectacular sunsets year round.
Every level of Villa Sunset Cruz offers opportunities for outdoor living. This 3 bedroom, 3 1/2 bath, 3 level Villa has everything that you will need for a perfect Caribbean get away. Villa Sunset Cruz features each bedroom as a Master Suite with traditional outdoor St John garden showers. Each Master Suite has a king bed, TV, A/C, water view and private bath. All bedrooms have access to outdoor balconies with private sitting areas overlooking Great Cruz Bay and breathtaking sunsets.
One flight of stairs up from the driveway is a large pool deck with a family style saltwater pool with lounge chairs for sunbathing, a poolside bar including an ice maker, refrigerator, Margaritaville blender and a propane grill. Adjacent to the pool is a half bath and outdoor shower perfect for rinsing off after a day at the beach or pool.
On the second level, there is a large air conditioned great room with vaulted ceilings, ceiling fans and an adjacent half bath. The great room opens onto a spacious deck and is the perfect place to gather and entertain. The chef’s kitchen comes equipped with everything you will need to cook all your meals in style with new stainless steel appliances, natural stone countertops, custom cabinetry and countertop bar with barstool seating. This level has an indoor dining area with seating for 6. This level also has a spectacular west facing outdoor balcony spanning the entire length of the house. The balcony is directly accessible from the two second floor bedrooms and the great room and is equipped with a dining table for family meals and loveseats for morning coffee. There is also an outdoor patio adjacent to the kitchen with a second grill and private seating for reading and relaxing in the shade. The laundry room is also found on this level.
The private third floor bedroom includes its own balcony with seating and views over Great Cruz Bay. This room offers a private retreat and is the highest point in the house for the perfect sunset view.
You decide which level offers the best sunbathing and optimal viewing of the brilliant turquoise waters of the Caribbean by day, and fiery sunsets by evening.
The villa offers green power with over 50 solar panels and three Tesla Powerwalls for battery backup.
From the villa you can take a 5 minute stroll down to the Westin, a 5-10 minute drive to Cruz Bay for shopping and dinner or grill out and relax on the patio.