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"Like Renting An ENTIRE Small Luxury Hotel For JUST Your Group!"

Bedrooms 5
Space 6,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

House, 5 Bedrooms + Attached Apt. With Bedroom, 7 Baths, (Sleeps 12), plus kids.

With over 6,000 sq. ft.. full of luxury and amenities spread over 3 floors, our home has earned exceptional guest reviews for over 9 years. It is the largest home in the prestigious, gated community of Dawn Beach Estates, and every bedroom has its own private balcony; plus the large living/dining area is extremely spacious with wrap-around views. There is a separate Media Room with full wet bar, and a new 60"' TV; and a gourmet kitchen with top-brand gourmet appliances, plus it's own balcony with dining/seating for everyone.

Use our state-of the-art Fitness Room every morning and then swim some laps in the 23 foot long pool. Our pool patio has extensive Tropitone furniture, and a private BBQ patio with seating with both a built-in gas grill and work counter with sink..

Each bedroom has its own full bath, and the attached apartment with the 5th bedroom has twin beds in a loft, full bath and a complete kitchenette. The separate fitness room has state-of-the-art exercise equipment with wall mirrors, rubber flooring, air conditioning, built-in television and a full bath.

No luggage or groceries to carry with our 3-story elevator; and lots of backyard area to enjoy the tropical foliage; take the rock staircase to the very top of the property fo

full panoramic view. Housekeeping services are provided two days per week; and our Manager will meet you at the house for indoctrination.. A gardener and pool service is also included. and the pantry can be stocked ahead for a $50.00 fee.

A library of games (Poker, Monopoly, Scrabble, cards, etc),

and a collection of paperback novels, as well as a hookup

for you I-Phone, I-Pod or CDs, with speakers throughout the house and by the pool, offer full time entertainment.

We can arrange almost any activity with from dive certification, to ATV caravans touring the Island, to a zip line in the rainforest, Butterfly Farm, horseback riding in the Ocean, tours of Anguilla, pizza delivery- you name it and we can arrange it!!

Please read our "Traveler Reviews" as this is the best testimonial to what we offer, and how our guests feel about our home, with 9 years of 5 star ratings! We offer more than just a gorgeous home- we offer a fabulous vacation!

"Its like renting an entire small luxury hotel, but only for you and your guests!"

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Bob Capps
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 14, 2017

About Bob Capps

Polly and I built VB for our own personal use to entertain friends and relatives. Now retired, we spend a large amount of time on SM, and try and keep our home in immaculate condition with a full-time Manager, Housekeeper, Gardener and "'living'" in our large pool, and climbing the trail of rock behind our home for panoramic views of the scenery- we call it "'Pelican's Perch'". We virtually live in bathing suits, and even when we go out for dinner, the attire is very casual here- which we love!

Let us prove to you what we can do to make sure you have a fabulous vacation!

Bob Capps purchased this house in 2006

Why Bob Capps chose Oyster Pond

Dawn Beach Estates has a nice breeze all year, and it is very convenient to the French side, for the best beaches and restaurants-with only a 10 minute drive!

However, we ususally dine out in the evening right here in Oyster Pond because of the convenience and wide variety of exqusite food. Even the pizzas,

which can be delivered are excellent! We never tire of watching the Moorings and Sunsail charter fleets coming and going out of Oyster Pond.

And at night, the lights of the village and distant Islands are stunning! We do a lot

of star watching too, because the air is so pure and clear- just beautiful! And it's only a short distance to drive or walk down to the Beach and not even leave Dawn Beach Estates- and the Westin offers several restaurants, , casino, and spa. Lots

of things to do if you get bored with the serentiy of our home!

What makes this house unique

I'm so glad we installed stereo speakers in every room of the house- even by the pool. You can play your I-Pod, and bring your favorite CD's and have music throughout the house and pool. And our fitness room is first class with wall mirrors, rubber flooring,

built in tv, hand weights, stair stepper, eliptical and other equipment. And the pool is large enough to swim laps for a cool down after a good workout. Our TV room is seperate and has a large sectional sofa with wetbar and 60' TV. We have Cable TV and receive most of the US channnels. Wi-Fi is almost everywhere.

We cook a lot and the kitchen has just about everything you would need! We now have access to a private cook who will come in and prepare a gourmet meal for your group.

We like the boating available down at Oyster Pond, and can also put you in touch with the best boating for visits to Baarts, Pinel, Tintamare or Anguilla-

a great day on the water with captain and mate.

Our home also has a complete security system with ADT.


Car: recommended

We overlook Oyster Pond with its large Marina

of charter and private boats, plus numerous

restaurants and bars, including The Westin Hotel

and Captain Oliver's.


Oyster Pond House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 6000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Village ...
  • Water View ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Dialup Access ...
  • Elevator ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • 7 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
    Bathroom 5 -
    Bathroom 6 -
    Bathroom 7 -
  • All bath rooms have a separate shower, toilet and vanity sink. The master bath also has a Jacuzzi tub.
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Attached Unit - 2 twin/ single
  • 3 bedrooms have king beds; and 3 bedrooms have twins. 2 twin bedrooms may be converted to kings with advance notice., Apt. has two non-convertible twins. Bedrails , a GRACO pack and play , two roll away beds, and several air mattress beds also available for children.
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
  • jetted tub ...
Onsite Services:
  • Chauffeur
  • Private Chef
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • nude beach
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


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"Like Renting An ENTIRE Small Luxury Hotel For JUST Your Group!"
average rating of 4.9411764 based on 34 reviews
Toronto, ON

An Excellent New Year's Week

  • 5 of 5

This review is late, but not because we didn't have a wonderful week. (Life got in the way). Our group of six adults and four kids had such a fun week at Bob's house, and Bob was, far and away, the most helpful and informative owner we have ever encountered. (We've rented 20 or 25 houses in the past 15 years.)

The main living floor had plenty of space for our group -- dining, reading, hanging out. There was a lot of wind the week we were there, so we didn't eat any of our meals outside, but we didn't really miss it because the large, open space was a pleasure to be in, and the breeze through the house was lovely. (I imagine the wind is seasonal.) We spent plenty of time around the pool during the day, though, and didn't mind the wind then at all.

The bedrooms and beds were very comfortable, and one of the women in the group stayed in the downstairs apartment, which was fine. Perhaps not quite as nice as the main bedrooms, but not an afterthought in comfort or design, either. She worried she might feel isolated there, but didn't.

We loved everything about the house and our week there!

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2015
  • Stayed: December 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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York, PA

12 Girls and a Guy

  • 5 of 5

We have rented this home for 5 straight years and have every intention of continuing to do so. Bob and Polly continue to keep this home in tip top shape, in fact it has never been in better shape from new dishes, appliances, gardens, beach goods, pool furniture to a new very attentive house keeper. You really cannot beat this home or its owners. Bob and Polly are tremendously generous in sharing their home as well as offering suggestions on where to go and what to do. There has never been a question they could not answer! hands down, this is the best place to stay!

  • Submitted: Jun 3, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great VRBO experience

  • 5 of 5

Great for family or families, plenty of room for sleeping and gathering. Great indoor and outdoor spaces. Well appointed, well constructed house with all the amenities of home, and then some! Was great for our family with grown kids, considering a couples trip at a different time of year. great for 5 couples, plenty of king beds and bathrooms for all. Pretty much have to drive everywhere, which was not an issue for us...or just hang by the pool. Quiet area of the island which we like, but really close to everything. will gladly recommend to others, hope to return! Bob was easy to deal with.. zero hassles and totally responsive to our needs, which were very few.

  • Submitted: Dec 29, 2014
  • Stayed: December 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Destin, Florida, USA

Exquisite villa in St. Maarten

  • 5 of 5

Enjoy this 5 bedroom, luxury villa in St. Maarten. The property is top notch offering all the amenities. The owners are extremely helpful on advising you on activities. Enjoy Claudette's sumptuous breakfasts. Massages can be arranged in the villa. Jenny can provide all transportation for up to 12. Enjoy Orient Beach at Nathalie's French-influenced Aloha. Make this a memorable vacation for family or friends!

  • Submitted: Dec 19, 2014
  • Stayed: December 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Miramar Beach, FL, USA

Wonderful Home on beautiful, friendly St. Maarten/St. Martin

  • 5 of 5

This was our first visit to St. Maarten and we traveled with our two children, ages 14 and 8, along with another couple and their 8 year old son. The island is amazing and the views are spectacular from Villa Bougainvillea, Dawn Beach below, Tintamarre to the left, St. Bart's to the right! This home has all the comforts of home and then some. The kitchen is perfect, the pool, porches and decks divine, you never want to go inside. Bob and Polly will give you great tips and information about the island before you ever depart, this makes the trip so much more enjoyable. The house is well equipped for everything you need, beach towels, masseuse on call, wine storage, martini shaker, elevator for the large items. Claudette, the housekeeper, is wonderful and comes over every other day. No need to over pack, you have a full sized washer and dryer available. I recommend renting a jeep as the roads are a little rough. On Bob's recommendation we rented a catamaran for one day, it was our best day there, PYC is the company and Pierre is the person to contact. It is a beautiful way to see the island and get some great snorkeling in, lunch on Pinel Island was a highlight! This is an excellent place to stay and St. Maarten is a friendly, enjoyable island to visit.

  • Submitted: Dec 19, 2014
  • Stayed: November 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

To all the outstanding reviews submitted by those privileged to enjoy this truly fantastic island home, we say a hearty AMEN !

For our family gathering of ten, six adults and four grandsons age 15 to 6 , a more perfect place to spend a memorable week would be hard to imagine. Our delightful odyssey began with the unending pre-arrival assistance graciously offered by the home's ever accommodating owners , Bob and Polly. No question or concern went unaddressed. How helpful it was to know that they were willing to regularly go above and beyond to respond to whatever we asked.

WOW is the first word that comes to mind when , upon arrival , we explored all Villa Bougainvillea has to offer . What is depicted in the photos and more awaited us. You really must experience this abode personally to grasp fully it's beauty and splendor. We never tired of soaking up the incredible vistas that this hillside dwelling provides from each and every room and deck . We found the location to be ideal , close and convenient to everything we wanted to visit. A better home base for those who like to explore or a more blissful place to simply chill out and relax would be hard to find. Take your pick or blend the two. We thoroughly enjoyed the Dawn Beach/ Oyster Pond environs but also ventured out to Orient Beach, Pinel Island, Grand Case, Marigot and Simpson Bay . Whatever one's preference, VB is the perfect launching pad from which to begin.

Rather than repeat what others have already said about their stay here, we simply offer the following thought for you to ponder - if you are looking for an outstanding, top of the line home to rent on a beautiful, fun-filled tropical island, that will treat you and yours to an unforgettable sojourn, look no further. Villa Bougainvillea will not disappoint.

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2014
  • Stayed: June 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500

Low Season: 3 bedroom- $4500.; 4 bedroom- $5500; 5 bedroom- $6500; 6 bedroom $7500.
High Season- Dec 15- April 14: 3 bedroom- $5500; 4 bedroom- $7500; 5 bedroom- $8500;
6 bedroom- $9500. Christmas and New Year's Weeks: $12,500. each up to
10 guests; $14,000 each week up to 12 guests. (Dec 19-Dec 26; Dec 26-Jan 2)

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.