About the property
- Condo1600 sq. ft.
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay5 nights
3 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, sleeps up to 8 adults. United States Territory of St. Croix
US News and World Report #1 ranked Caribbean destination ... 'Best Place to Visit'.
Edgewater at Gentle Winds is a stylishly appointed, family oriented 1600 square foot 3 Bedroom 3 Bath 2-story condo with plenty of room for everyone, on 40+ private acres on St. Croix's north shore west of Christiansted! Downstairs is a large Living Room w/vaulted ceiling, gourmet Kitchen w/Dining Area, a large screened in porch offering a west view, and two Bedrooms with two Baths. Upstairs is a Loft office area with an east open deck, a second west open deck overlooking the Caribbean and the beach, a Master Bedroom and Bathroom. The condo is fully equipped with all that is needed for your stay. Just bring your family and enjoy the amenities of this private estate that includes an expansive private beach, 2 tennis courts, Four-Hole Golf Practice Range, large swimming pool and , all of this a few steps away from the condo. Comfortably accommodating up to six guests, Edgewater at Gentle Winds offers excellent value for your vacation dollar.
About Gentle Winds: St Croix's Gentle Winds continues to be one of the premier destinations on this laid-back tropical paradise. The choice is yours to relax and enjoy this luxurious 3-BR condo on 40+ private out-of-the-way acres, or take advantage of the many island activities. Many unique features here await, such as the Buck Island Reef National Monument, where unbeatable snorkeling is a short boat-ride away, or Cane Bay where great scuba diving is available right from the beach, or Salt River Marina Scuba! Try your luck at the Carina Bay Casino on the south-eastern shore of the island. Many auto-tours throughout the island, from the rain forest to the botanical gardens are favorite activities your family will remember. But most of all, Gentle winds offers one of the best private beaches, fantastic pool and Tiki-Bar, and spectacular sunsets - right from our own beach. Many more activities are available - ask us for more details about your favorite, and we will be glad to respond via e-mail or telephone
Attractions: The Christmas season is a great time to visit! From December 5 through January 2, the island of St. Croix celebrates their Crucian Christmas Festival, featuring dynamic music jamborees and cultural fairs. We have several booking periods still available!
We are just 1/2 mile away from Salt Point Marina where you can learn to scuba dive or take a cruise. The small restaurant serves great breakfasts and dinner.
If tou have not vacationed in the Virgin Islands, now is the time to try our island. It is well-known that vacation condos offer a great price and value over hotels and commercial resorts. The rates for our condo are locally competitive and the overall cost of vacationing here has never been more affordable. Call John or Jo at 703-329-7286 or e-mail us right away!
TESTIMONIALS: 'My husband and I, and our 3 children were very comfortable in your condo. Loved the decorating!'
The O'H Family..........
'This is our 19th trip to the island. Your condo is absolutely our favorite. Thanks for the wonderful
The C's, OH..........
'Edgewater exceeded our greatest expectations.'
Diane and Mike, CA..........
'It is truly paradise here - it's hard to leave. We hope to make it back ...'
Rick & Michelle, Iowa..........
'What a great place! Thank you for sharing your piece of paradise with us.'
'Turn off your cell phones, turn off your computers & let the beauty of this place take over.'
Your condo and the entire Gentle Winds complex are the nicest on St Croix. We are already discussing plans and dates to return again next year. It will certainly be at The Edgewater at Gentle Winds.
Rich and Margie, TX........
John and Josephine
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- Calendar last updated:
- May 19, 2018
About John and Josephine
John and Jo spend as much time as they can at Edgewater, but live stateside in Virginia when not on-island.
John and Josephine purchased this Condo in 2008
Why John and Josephine chose Estate Salt River
We were impressed with the quality of construction and the proximity to the beach. Being on over 35 acres as part of only 64 units offereed plenty of privacy, and the inclusion of a small golf course was a plus.
What makes this Condo unique
The greatest pleasure we have found is mornings on the screened deck downstairs. We have a direct view of the beach and pool and it's so relaxing!
Pool / Spa
Local Services & Businesses
Sports & Adventure Activities
Check-in: 4:00 PM
Check-out: 10:00 AM
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date. 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.
Great - Clean - Quiet
Very nice condo. Have everything needed. Clean and in excellent shape. The etate very well maintained.
Fantastic Family Vacation
This was our 19th year visiting St. Croix, but our first year staying at Gentle Winds and we were not disappointed. The property is perfectly located with a spectacular view of the beach and was very clean, neat and well appointed. We hope to go back there again next year.
Mary and her family were terrific guests.
We love our guests and we hope to have Mary again particularly when they all are as friendly and amenable as Mary's crew,
Great Location, Great View!!!
This was a last minute reservation, but could not had been better. The owner John answer my request pretty fast. My crew was happy to have such a nice & clean apartment to come and rest after work. The view from the apartment is amazing and the location is great. This is my first time using VRBO and I will really do it again.
Great tenants - would love to have them back again!
spacious condo, very nice resort, quiet, & helpful/responsive owner
The condo was very spacious. Owner provides enough toiletries, sun screen, laundry detergent, other non-food items to get you though until you can go shopping. Mask/snorkel/fins, boogie board, beach towels, etc.. also provided. One of decks is screened in which keeps bugs out. Condo conveniently located btw the 2 cities. Most tourist activities / sites within fairly short drive. Residents of St. Croix & staff at complex very warm & friendly.
We are very happy to have such great guests. We would be honored to have them back again.
Great condo, great location near the beach... We'd go back in a minute...!
First of all the owners, John and Jo were super friendly and super helpful and helped ensure we were clear about all details, and that we had all of our questions answered before and during our 8-day stay.
The condo is great. Three bedrooms, each with it's own bathroom and well spread out with two beds on first floor and a big master room upstairs. There are three total spaces to sit outside as well. A screened in patio area on the main floor, then two deck areas on the upper floor. One faces the ocean and is a great place to watch the sun set and the stars at night. And the kitchen is sizable and open. Overall, a super comfortable unit with tons of space.
The property is nice too. You enter down a long, private drive and come into the condo complex which arcs around a central pool, office and beach bar/hut area in the center right on the beach. Pool looked small in the pics, but was bigger than we anticipated and easily held our big group of 19 during the week. The pool and beach bar thing is right on the beach so you are just steps away from the ocean.
Take note, this location is quiet, secluded and private. Which, if you like quite and lovey areas to hang out, relax and throw down... it's perfect! And we never had to go lay out towels at 5am to fight for beach chairs, etc like at some locations. The only rub is that you pretty much have to drive anywhere you want to go. Out to eat, stores, bars, etc. Many great places to eat and drink are very close by however.
We had a great time and we would highly recommend this location and this specific condo as well...!
We stayed for a week with our daughter and her husband and 2 grandchildren ages 4 and 5. The condo was well equipped (even pool and beach toys for the kids )and the perfect size for our party. We enjoyed the view right off the screened porch. The pool is great for young and old, the owners and guests were all welcoming, and the private beach is nice and well kept with plenty of lounges and chairs. We've been to St. Croix before so did not really do the sightseeing this time, but did enjoy the local north shore restaurants that are nearby. We would rent this unit again (although we hear it is now on the market!).
This North Shore site is 6 miles west of Christiansted. Nearby attractions are the various beautiful north shore beaches including Columbus Landing, Salt River, and Cane Bay where you will find excellent scuba facilities, and other attractions, a marina w/restaurant within one mile, which includes a scuba training center, and shopping within a 5 mile radius, including the Christiansted area. Other Activities: 4 hole practice golf course on site. Golf: We at Gentle Winds have developed a 4-hole golf course on the property. Call us for more information.
Rates & Availability
Additional information about rental rates
We ask for a fully refundable damage security deposit of $250.00, returned to you after your stay. There is a charge for children in some cases - ask owner for more information. Our cancellation policy is laid out in our contract which is to be signed by vacationer and owner. Christmas and New Years booking rates are based on a minimum Party of 6.