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Ylang Ylang Luxury Villa in Cruz Bay

Estate Enighed, Saint John, USVI
  • House2300 sqft
  • Bedrooms2
  • Sleeps6
  • Bathrooms2
  • Half Baths0
  • Minimum Stay1 - 5 nights

House two bedrooms main level and lower level

Ylang Ylang (pronounced ee-lang ee-lang) is a name of a popular flower on the island. Ylang Ylang is a two bedrooms pool villa with an amazing unobstructed views of Cruz bay, mountains of St. John, Caribbean water and ten surrounding islands. The moment you arrive in your own private driveway you are surrounded with lush tropical foliage welcoming you to your home away from home. Ylang Ylang floor plan is set for privacy bedrooms/bathrooms are located on the main and lower levels. The villa is walking distance or a short drive from downtown Cruz Bay and yet very private located on the private cul-de-sac of Pocket Money Hill Road. Ylang Ylang features two air-conditioned bedrooms with ensuite baths come with king size Heavenly Simmons mattress beds and the top quality irresistible linens, a full equipped gourmet kitchen and a serene living area for reading your favorite book or entertaining. The pocket sliding doors leads you to enjoy the tradewind breeze patio, with a curve comfortable couch for taking in the views, lounge chairs for sun bathing, dining table with four comfortable chairs, a gas grill to prepare that special meal and a private pool right on your sun deck. The living room come with a queen sleeping sofa for additional guests and two comfortable lazy chairs.

The modern granite countertops gourmet kitchen come with everything you could imagine, dishwasher, microwave, toaster, blender, dishes, glassware, coffee maker, pot & pans and many other kitchen gadgets to complete for your private chef.


THE ENTIRE HOUSE GENERATOR FOR POWER OUTAGES one of only a few offer on the island. It will be helpful when the grid goes down of which occurs quite often on the island. You can still have the comfort without any interruption.

Three cable TVs, DVD players, CD player, Bose radio, movie selection, books, games, bluetooth speaker, A/C in bedrooms, Wi-Fi, hair dryers, safes for your valuable, gas grill, beach chairs, boogies board, snorkeling gears, tennis gears, automatic generator, UV purification system, dishwasher and washer/dryer.

Ylang Ylang is your best choice of location for privacy and conveniently very close to town with an amazing views of the Caribbean islands.

Keywords: Luxury Home


James & Tara Overton

Member Since 2007
Premier Partner
This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.
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within one hour
Calendar last updated:
Apr 17, 2018
About James & Tara Overton

I was born in South Dakota. At a young age my parents introduced me to Virgin Islands on a family vacation trip. I fell in love with Caribbean blue water and the serenity of the islands. I have lived on all three islands for 31 years. I chose St. John to be my home as the island optimized what I had always dreamed about living in a tropical island with a beautiful white sand beach, tradewind breezes and amazing views. I was one of the contractors to joined and completed Westin hotel resort in St. John and Ritz Carlton in St. Thomas. I had fulfilled my dream by building Mandavilla Properties ( Ylang Ylang, Ginger Thomas, Mandavilla Rose, Alexandra Cottage and The Mandavilla) with an amazing views and location. Today I enable to share this beautiful piece of island with you.

James & Tara Overton purchased this House in 2006

Why James & Tara Overton chose Estate Enighed

St. John offers beautiful beaches and amazing views of Caribbean water and surrounding islands. There are many hiking trails, historical ruins and 75% of the island is National Park.

What makes this House unique

Ylang Ylang is covered with beautiful tropical lush landscaped with amazing views of sunrise to sunset. The location is convenient to town and yet very private. Ylang Ylang offers all amenities you would need to make a perfect vacation.


    • Internet
    • Pets Welcome
    • Air Conditioning
    • Swimming pool
    • Satellite or Cable
    • Kids Welcome
    • Washer & Dryer
    • Parking
    • TV
    • No Smoking


      • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
        • King size Heavenly Simmons beds to assure a good night sleep Sofa bed in the living room could accommodate additional guests


        • 2 Bathrooms

            Location Type

              • Downtown
              • Mountain View
              • Near The Ocean
              • Ocean View
              • Rural
              • Water View


                  • Adventure
                  • Away From It All
                  • Family
                  • Historic
                  • Romantic
                  • Spa
                  • Sports & Activities


                      • Guests provide their own meals


                          • Living Room
                            sofa bed
                          • Air Conditioning
                          • Hair Dryer
                          • Internet
                            Have wifi
                          • Iron & Board
                          • Linens Provided
                          • Clothes Dryer
                          • Parking
                            private drive way parking
                          • Parking Off Street
                          • Telephone
                          • Towels Provided
                            beach towels and chairs and coolers
                          • Washing Machine


                              • Kitchen
                              • Catering Available
                              • Cooking Utensils
                              • Dishes & Utensils
                              • Dishwasher
                              • Ice Maker
                              • Coffee Maker
                              • Microwave
                              • Oven
                              • Refrigerator
                              • Stove
                              • Toaster


                                  • Dining Area


                                      • Books
                                      • CD Player
                                      • DVD Player
                                      • Games
                                      • Satellite / Cable
                                      • Stereo
                                      • Television
                                      • Video Library


                                          • Balcony
                                          • Deck / Patio
                                          • Lanai / Gazebo
                                          • Lawn / Garden
                                          • Outdoor Grill

                                            Pool / Spa

                                              • Private Pool

                                                Onsite Services

                                                  • Concierge


                                                      • health/beauty spa
                                                      • playground
                                                      • restaurants
                                                      • ruins

                                                        Leisure Activities

                                                          • paddle boating
                                                          • beachcombing
                                                          • boating
                                                          • eco tourism
                                                          • gambling casinos
                                                          • horseback riding
                                                          • bird watching
                                                          • scenic drives
                                                          • shelling
                                                          • shopping
                                                          • sight seeing
                                                          • walking
                                                          • wildlife viewing

                                                            Local Services & Businesses

                                                              • ATM/bank
                                                              • Babysitter
                                                              • fitness center
                                                              • groceries
                                                              • laundromat
                                                              • massage therapist
                                                              • medical services

                                                                Sports & Adventure Activities

                                                                  • sailing
                                                                  • basketball court
                                                                  • fishing
                                                                  • hiking
                                                                  • jet skiing
                                                                  • kayaking
                                                                  • parasailing
                                                                  • deepsea fishing
                                                                  • snorkeling
                                                                  • snorkeling/diving
                                                                  • surfing
                                                                  • swimming
                                                                  • water skiing
                                                                  • wind-surfing


                                                                      • We provide infant car seat and pak n play upon request.

                                                                        House Rules

                                                                        Check-in: 4:00 PM

                                                                        Check-out: 10:00 AM

                                                                        Cancellation Policy

                                                                        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.

                                                                        61 Reviews


                                                                        Latest reviews

                                                                        Our second time renting from The Overton’s. We wouldn’t rent from anyone else.

                                                                        Melissa and Bob P.Milton, GA

                                                                        The villa is centrally located to Cruz Bay. The owners Tara and James are fabulous. Their attention to detail is very telling to how much they care about their renters experience. The sweeping views make it easy to wake up early and enjoy coffee on the patio. We can’t wait to come back.

                                                                        Fun in the sun

                                                                        Robert S.

                                                                        James and Tara are great people! The Villa has a great view and all items needed to enjoy your stay. If something comes up, James and Tara will do what it takes to make sure you have a great stay. Enjoyed the week

                                                                        This vacation had everything we look for!

                                                                        Jane O.

                                                                        Wonderful accommodation with incredible balcony, views and plunge pool. Very helpful owners. Incredible beaches and trails. Amazing marine and land wildlife. Good food. Don't know how we can top this wonderful vacation.

                                                                        Beautiful morning view and even better sunset!

                                                                        Monique B.

                                                                        My family of 4 and my parents visited St. John for the first time and were not disappointed. The view from the property is breath taking. Its a very short ride into the center of town (others said they walked we were not so ambitious but I suppose its about as close as you can be and still have a wonderful view from above). As a first timer I did not know to ask but was thrilled that Ylan Ylang has a back up generator... apparently power outages are not uncommon in St. John and we did lose power during our stay thankfully the generator immediately came on so we didn't miss a beat. I would absolutely stay at any of the Mandavilla Properties again. My cousin joined us and stayed in Alexandra cottage which is delightful! For us the common living area was too warm to sleep (as we are accustomed to) so Tara graciously provided a VERY COMFORTABLE air mattress for our 2 younger children that we set up in our bedroom so this was not an issue. I have used VRBO in the past and have yet to have any problems, that being said Tara and Jim were very hands on owners which was very nice. They thought of everything from a bluetooth speaker for outside to kitchen essentials to coolers and ice packs for the beach. The place is very clean and the beds are comfortable. Cruz Bay for us has it all: it's close to the ferry, grocery stores, dining, and shopping as well as having a great view and being close to our favorite beaches (Trunk, Maho, and Cinnamon Bay). All in all it was a wonderful vacation I wouldn't change a thing and we hope to be back again soon. Thank you Tara and Jim for sharing your home with us!

                                                                        Perfect! The best view. Enjoyed cooling off in pool.

                                                                        Matthew B.

                                                                        Very nice and quiet with awesome view of Cruz Bay!

                                                                        Complete Perfection

                                                                        Caycee G.

                                                                        We stayed at Ylang Ylang for 5 beautiful days in July. This is our third trip to St. John and we've found the perfect place to stay at again and again. Ylang Ylang was total perfection. The location and it's proximity to Cruz Bay was ideal but you still feel like you're completely removed from the hustle of the area. The home is updated and modern with everything you will need for your time in St. John. Our daughter loved having her own private pool to play in after the days at the beaches. The view is to die for and we loved spotting all of the iguanas hiding out in the trees. We will definitely be booking Ylang Ylang every year! Thank you for sharing this wonderful home with us.


                                                                        Estate Enighed, Saint John, USVI


                                                                        Additional information about rental rates

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                                                                        Reservation exceeding 4 guests each additional occupant will be $30 each guest. Follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Youtube Mandavilla properties stjohnvirginislands.com

                                                                        61 Reviews
                                                                        Wonderful 4.9/5
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