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Beach Front on Secluded Bay (See Your Video)

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Last updated: 05/06/2017
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:Condo
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Condo, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4)

(Click on our video on the left) Our condo, located on the beautiful unspoiled north shore, is just 15 minutes from the airport, although it seems much further, is by no means your typical Caribbean beach front condo. First of all you are 50 feet from the surf! The sound is incredible, especially while lying in bed. This is by far the best unit in the complex because of the location, view, size, and it was just fully remodeled and furnished.

Next, all but two of the 32 units there are lived in year round by it's inhabitants. All the neighbors know each other and are very friendly. Most will realize you are staying in our place, so don’t be shy asking for directions or a beer. This is not a resort, but absolutely feels like a sanctuary or retreat. There are wild chickens and roosters, as well as the occasional iguana running around. Don’t worry they all get along fine with each other and with the horses on the edge of the property. Well kept but not manicured, nothing feels forced. This is island living. It’s all natural.

The beach, 50 feet from our living room, is usually deserted, as everyone living there in Dorothea is at work. If there happens to be a horse on the beach or in the water don’t worry, sometimes they break out to go for a swim! If you want to hike to another beautiful quiet, deserted beach where there are no buildings or anything but white sand, you can hike to Neltjeberg (pr. nelteeberg). It’s a little less than a half a mile walk on a spectacular forest trail that includes an ocean cliff section directly adjacent to the property. It’s a local’s favorite, deserted most weekdays. If you want something more traditional, world famous Megan’s Bay is only two bays over, about a 7 minute drive from Dorothea. There are 53 other public beaches. Typical this is not.

It’s a small island so everything is close, including the ferries to St John, Tortolla, Virgin Gorda and many others. Day trips are easy and inexpensive. We provide beach towels and coolers for your use.

Owning this exact condo was Dori’s dream before ever meeting me in Connecticut, so after we got together I bought it for us. I now understand why it was her dream and I think you will too.

One more thing, if Violeta, a little orange cat comes by for breakfast, there is food in the refrigerator for her, and please keep the foot bath water fresh because she will drink out of it when you are not looking!


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Owner

Member since: 2008

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/06/2017

Property Type

  • Condo

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 4
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    With additional security deposit...moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Suitability

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1

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  • Bedroom 2

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  • Queen size Beds (1) This is a twin chamber Select Comfort with controls for each side to adjust firmness., Twin or Single Beds (1) There are two twins in the second bedroom that can be pushed together to make a king. King sheets are provided....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Video Library:

    list of titles can be provided on request...moreless

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • Boating
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Each bedroom has air conditioning and there are six ceiling fans in the unit. ...moreless

  • Linens Provided

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    New kitchen with custom mahogany cabinets, imported tile counters and stainless appliances. Fully equipped with pots, pans, dishes, espresso machine, etc.....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

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Reviews

Write a review 4.8
from 28 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
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My Standard Rate
7 night min stay
$250

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Tax Rate 10%

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2006

About the owner: Dori and I live in Connecticut where we each have businesses. Dori is a psychotherapist in private practice in West Hartford and I have a mortgage company in Farmington. In fact, I recently received my lending license from the Virgin Islands so I can work as well as vacation in Saint Thomas now. We were recently married right on the beach in front of the condo!

Why the Owner Chose Estate Dorothea, Saint Thomas, USVI:
Dori fell in love with this place 20 years ago after a friend of hers moved here permanently. When we got together she took me here to introduce me to the island and her friends. The rest is history.


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Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/06/2017

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Photos

  • Living Room View

    Living Room View

  • Condo consists of the entire 2nd floor (1,100 square feet)

    Condo consists of the entire 2nd floor (1,100 square feet)

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Guest Bath

    Guest Bath

  • Master opens onto its own balcony overlooking ocean

    Master opens onto its own balcony overlooking ocean

  • Neltjeberg beach on Sunday during MLK holiday weekend

    Neltjeberg beach on Sunday during MLK holiday weekend

  • Our condo is 50 ft directly behind me

    Our condo is 50 ft directly behind me

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • The whole outside wall is glass

    The whole outside wall is glass

  • Two of the locals next door

    Two of the locals next door

VRBO #217437

This listing was first published here in 2008.

Date last modified - Monday, May 22, 2017

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