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OPEN AFTER IRMA-Waterfront Villa Dockside Patio Kayaks Bikes Boat Seadoo Beaches

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 1,600 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

YES OPEN AFTER IRMA 2 Beds + 2 Sofabeds, 2.5 Baths, Villa Sleeps 8-9+Cottage 3

YES WE ARE OPEN FOR BUSINESS AFTER HURRICANE IRMA. WE WERE VERY LUCKY AT SWEET ESCAPE VILLA RENTALS IN PROVIDENCIALES TURKS AND CAICOS. FEEL FREE TO BOOK ONLINE OR INQUIRE WITHIN. GRACE BAY TOURIST AREA IS STILL BEAUTIFUL AND WITHIN A WEEK MOST RESTAURANTS, BEACH BARS, TOUR OPERATORS WILL BE READY TO SHOW YOU A GOOD TIME. Complimentary Watersports Toys such as Kayaks & SUP's, Water Trampoline, Water Hammock, Snorkel Gear, Boogie Boards, a Zayak, 2 Fishing Rods, Coolers, Beach Mats, Beach Towels, Beach Chairs, Coolers, Frisbee all included for you to enjoy while you call Sweet Escape Vila your home away form home in Paradise. Also 4 Trek Bikes available for you to enjoy. See Photos. Beautiful Caribbean Villa located on the Canal in Discovery Bay. This Waterfront property is .75 Acres of Privacy. 75 Feet of Waterfront with a 50 Ft 2 Tiered Dock. Gorgeous retaining wall garden with palm trees and flowering shrubs. The dock has an outdoor shower, shore power and a upper level patio with lounge chairs looking down the canal to the east. A ladder for getting in and out of the 9 ft deep salt water canal.Swim out to 'Splash Island' our water trampoline! We have a floating seadoo dock which floats up and down 3 feet with the tide changing every 6 hours. The ebb & flow make a nice current to keep the water crystal clear. You can dive off the main dock, the floating seadoo dock or the water trampoline. The Canal is about 50 ft wide and very private. Relax & enjoy the lounge chairs at our dockside patio, float in the ocean in our water hammock or curl up with a book or e-reader, in the hammock under the coconut palm trees. At night stroll down to the canal and just lay down on one of the chaise loungers and enjoy the spectacular display of stars. Incredibly beautiful & clear. The sky seems so big, yet close as there are so many bright stars.

The Main Villa is 1600 Square Feet. It is a 2 storey home with a 300 sq/ft wrap around screened in balcony facing the canal to the North. The Main Floor has 2 private bedrooms each with a Queen size bed, a 3 piece en-suite bathroom with linen closet. Both bedrooms have a private entrances and a patio door walkout with screen on the main level. Each bedroom has a ceiling fan and a high efficiency split air conditioning unit with a remote control and auto settings. Additional sleeping quarters are available as the great room has 2 Slip Cover Sofa Beds with Queen Mattresses & 2" Cooling Foam Topper OR rent the Guest Cottage to sleep a maximum of 11 people. There is also a twin cot with bedding and quilt provided for a 8th person. We also have a Greco Pack N Play for an infant and a booster car seat for a toddler.

The 2nd Floor features a vaulted Caribbean wood beamed ceiling painted white. The ocean concept design features a Kitchen with white cabinets & a breakfast bar, overlooking the dining area and great room. The kitchen features black granite countertops with silver & gold metallic sparkles, at night it is really beautiful as the lights hit the sparkles. You can enjoy a raised breakfast bar with bar stools, and a dining area with a round glass table with matching chairs in white wicker & sunbrella fabric on the seats. We have 7 matching indoor chairs & 4 fold away chairs inside, and more comfortable seating on the screened in porch. We have a Full size Stainless Steel Double Door side by side Fridge and Freezer, a Full size Stainless Steel Glass Top Stove with oven, a stainless steel quiet built in dishwasher, white pantry, microwave, blender, coffee maker, coffee grinder, toaster, dishes, pots and pans, glasses and cutlery. Queen Size Slip Cover Sofa bed in front of the 48" Flat Screen TV in great room set atop the White TV Console Table with storage for our Yamaha Receiver. The surround sound speakers are mounted around the perimeter of the wood beamed ceiling and they are set up for Movie Night and a different sound for enjoying music. There are two patio door walkouts to the screened in porch on the canal side. There are two 48x48inch white polywood tables with tablecloths, lantern's with candles, sometime's flowers in vases. There are 8 Long Island White Polywood Dining Chairs so you can seat 4 at each table or put them together and seat 8. The breeze at atmosphere on the porch is very enjoyable. Whether your playing cards & sipping wine, dining or dancing, uploading todays photos and sharing with friends, Sweet Escape has a comfortable space for everyone.

Their are several windows and ceilings fans, a beautiful indoor Braxton Culler Down Filled Chaise Lounge in Sunbrella Fabric with a gorgeous caribeean print. Two armless chairs & new easy to clean, stylish gloss white coffee table & end tables with lamps. The TV area is very cozy with seating for everyone. A 52" Print of Grace Bay commands attention as you walk in the side door & local artist Sara Alex Skye's TCI Water Paintings flow horizontally around the room. It is simply a dream, to lay on the chaise lounge or the sofa and reflect on your day or how grateful you are to be in the Turks & Caicos having this incredible life experience. There is Cable TV and lots of channels including Movie Channels, Sports, HDTV , CNN, FOX, CBC, CFTO & more. There is also a DVD player and we have a few DVD's on site. 18" x 18" Italian Porcelain Tiles from Ceramex with ceramic tile trim around the perimeter makes the home very attractive and easy to keep clean. The Villa has a modern Caribbean design with light beach sand coloured walls, blending in TCI Beach sand tiles & gloss white trim & doors, cabinets, & white linen curtains blowing in tropical trade winds . The Turquoise Slip Cover Queen Sofabed with large cushions ties the colours together and creates a happy oasis for all to enjoy.

Our Boat Mechanic has several boats available for to rent from 1 to 2 days or your entire week. Seadoo PWC 3 seater with reverse or our Centre Console 21 Foot Wahoo Boat Rental are available at an additional rate. Jeep Rental's are also available at an additional rate.

There is a Studio Guest Cottage on the property at an additional rate see VRBO # 272070 for details. Rent the Villa and the Guest Cottage and a discounted rate will be provided on Guest Cottage. Sleeps 2 in a Queen Bed & 1 on a Twin Day Bed. If you are getting married and having many guests and want to have a 4th person in the Guest Cottage, we can insert a very comfortable Twin Mattress into the Trundle Drawer in the Luxurious Stanley Day Bed and host a maximum of 4 people in the Guest Cottage. $925 plus $175 per person for the week + 12% tax for the week is an incredible TCI Best Buy.

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More Details

Property Manager
Kate & Joselyn
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english, french, spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 22, 2017

About Kate & Joselyn

We are a family of water sports enthusiasts including Scuba, Snorkelling, Waterskiing, Wakeboarding, Tubing, Swimming, Fly Boarding, & Relaxing to name a few. We also enjoy Golfing, Soccer, Basketball, Volleyball, Baseball, Hockey (Ball Hockey & Roller Hockey will have to do - no ice here). We love fishing, kayaking, boating, biking, sailing, working out whether at a gym, the beach, or Yoga & Tai Chi on our balcony. Exercise and the great outdoors are a big part of who we are & our Villa's were made for people who enjoy the same. When we drove into the driveway of this property and stepped out of the car, we knew instantly this was the place. It is so peaceful and tranquil. You can hear the birds chirping and feel a nice tropical breeze. The main house is 1600 sq/ft with a 300 sq/ft screened in porch. The balcony wraps across the front of the Villa and around the east side with stairs down to the main grounds. We wanted to have a boat one day and this property allows us to dock a boat without paying marina fees. The swimming is great. There is so much salt in the water you can float forever. The kids love fishing and we love lying on the dock and looking at the stars. The property is in the perfect location off Leeward Highway at Turtle Creek Drive. It is 1 minute to Turtle Cove Marina in our Jeep. There is a beach on the point at Turtle Cove Marina. 2 minutes to IGA Grocery Store, 1 minute to the convenience store and gas station. 2 Minutes to the movies. 5 Minutes to the Airport, 5 Minutes to Grace Bay Beach, Long Bay Beach, Sapidilla Bay Beach, 2 minutes to Cooper Jack Bay Beach or Turtle Tail. 3 Minutes to Coral Gardens Snorkeling Site. Rent the Seadoo or Boat and travel down the canal to Cooper Jack Bay Beach at the mouth of South Side Marina. Venture to the right and visit Sapadilla Bay Beach. Venture to the Left of Marina and visit Long Bay Beach. Go around to the Leeward Marina thru to Grace Bay Beach or east to Pine Cay, Dellis Cay, Half Moon or Parrot Cay

Kate & Joselyn purchased this house in 2008

Why Kate & Joselyn chose Discovery Bay

This is such a peaceful oasis! The canal is great for swimming, kayaking, stand up paddle boarding and we love laying on the dock at night with a glass of wine and looking at the stars! The boys & thier freinds love jumping on the water trampoline & then into the water to cool down. The Canal leads to the south side of the island so we can park a boat at the dock. High elevation and nice tropical breeze. We love the architecture of the Caribbean Wood Beamed Ceiling and Wrap around screened in Porch. We are in the Real Estate, love Scuba Diving, Watersports and the Hospitality Industry and love the location in central Provo, it is close to everything by car. Quick jot from the airport, turtle cove marina, IGA, Grace Bay Beach, Blue Haven Marina in Leeward or Chalk Sound, Sapidilla Bay Beach, Long Bay Beach, The Conch Shack Beach, or Malcolm Beach and so on. There is lots to see and do. Joselyn or I will greet you at the Villa with ice cold caribbean refreshments to quench your thirst as we show you around the property. We provide our helpful island guest directory with Top 25 List of things to do, places to go & more. We have a wealth of island knowledge and are happy to answer your questions prior to your arrival and during your stay.

What makes this house unique

This property is so amazingly quiet and beautiful. The lush landscaping, mature trees, the canal, it is so peaceful. A beautiful tropical breeze blows through the property most days and we just love relaxing in a hammock and reading a good book in a chaise lounge or simply having a siesta. It is so convenient to go for a swim off our very own dock and sunbath in private. There is a water trampoline to tire out the kids, great exercise. There is shore power at the dock for music. We LOVE to BARBECUE just as much as we LOVE SEAFOOD, so we have a 3 burner WEBER Genesis Barbecue and often buy fresh fish from the boats or Provo Seafood. Visit the Lobster Pound, Provo Seafood in Five Cays and buy fresh lobster tails, snapper, grouper, mackerel, wahoo, whatever they catch that day or have on ice. The Caribean Lobster Tails puff up nice under the broiler and I promise you they are delicious. 2nd favourite to Bay of Fundy Lobster & Maine Lobster are the TCI Lobster Tails under the broiler with butter. The Palm Trees and flowering shrubs are beautiful. It is a very safe neighborhood and a great place to go for a walk. Their are neighbors on the street and all homes are very private. Complimentary Watersports Items & Beach Supplies including Kayaks, Stand Up Paddle Board's, Trek Bikes, Snorkel Gear, Zayak, Water Hammick, Boogie Boards, Beach Chairs, Beach Towels, Coolers are Provided. We have arranged an Optional 21 Foot Centre Console Boat Rental, 3 Seater Seadoo, Jeep Wrangler or SUV Rental at an additional cost. Referrals Provided as the Island was made for exploring it's natural beauty. Sweet Escape will make you feel at home in the Caribbean. Our guest directory will be emailed to you to assist you with your Vacation Plans. It contains useful information about the property and Island. You will learn so much more about the island by staying at the Villa and exploring. If you go to a different spot every day, you will meet amazing people and create your own favorite places.

Amenities

Discovery Bay House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Vanity with 2 drawers, doors, sink, shower, linen closet,AC
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Vanity with Sink Mirror Lighting Linen Closet Window/Blinds
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , 2 Piece Powder Room for Great Room, Kitchen & upper deck
  • Each Bedroom has its own Ensuite Bathroom, Closet, Dresser, Patio Door Walkout to the Garden, Split Wall High Efficiency Air Conditioning Unit with Remote, Cable TV with Remote, Ceiling Fan Bedside Tables Lamps Curtains Blinds Linen Closet Vanity White Towels Hand Towels Facecloths Tropical Guest Soap & Shower Gel Hand Wash Shower Mats Beach Towels Sheets QTips Make Offs Blow Dryer
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Queen Mattress Bed Frame Head/Footboard Bedside Tables AC
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Queen Mattress 4 Poster Bed Frame Bedside Tables AC C-Fan
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen Size Sofabed in Great Rm C.Fans AC Windows Patio doors
  • 2 Private Bedrooms featuring Tommy Bahama Queen Bed Frames & Comfortable Mattress & Box Springs. The Master Bedroom has a 4 poster bed frame, matching Armoire, 2 Bedside Tables w/ 3 Drawers & 2 lamps. Electrical plugs w/surge protectors for your electronics. Split Wall Air Conditioning Units with Remote Control's are located in each room. The AC is metered based on usage. We read the meter & take photo of meter when you arrive & depart & process your credit card for usage at our cost only, within 14 days of departure. This is just to prevent doors & windows from being left open during your stay. Each Bedroom has a Ensuite Bathroom with Sink built in cabinet with storage, stand up Shower with Pottery Barn Shower Curtain & Liner. Linen Closet & Toilet. Window with Faux Wood Blind in White. Floor Mat, Towels, Hand Towels & Face Cloths Provided. Each Bedroom has a walkout Patio Door with a Room Darkening Blind, Curtains & a Flat Screen TV with Cable. The 2nd Bedroom offers a Playstation 2.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Boat Dock
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Motorboat
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda ...
  • Raft
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Tennis ...
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Water Skis
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Wood Deck
  • 4 bicycles
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Car Optional
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • spelunking
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Waterfront Property with Dock on Discovery Bay Canal System. 75 Ft of Waterfront with a 35 to 50 Ft Dock with Shore Power + Outdoor Shower. 9 Ft Deep with Ladder for Swimming. Canal Leads to the South Side Marina and out to the Caicos Banks. There is a Floating Seadoo Dock & Water Trampoline. 3 Double Ocean Kayaks & 4 Stand UpPaddle Boards are COMPLIMENTARY for our GUESTS TO USE DURING THERE STAY. We also offer a Seadoo for rent. A Centre Consold Wahoo Boat is also available for Rent. A Jeep Wrangler or a 2009 Hyundai Santa Fe White may be available for Rent and are offered at an additional cost. Digital Safe on site. Fully Fenced property with Retaining Wall and Gate, rope lighting on the palm trees and motion lights for added security. Great Neighborhood. Private & relaxing. Beach Chairs, Umbrella;s Coolers, Snorkel Gear, Frisbee, Beach Toys, Boogie Boards, & 4 Trek Cruiser Bikes are Complimentary for our Guests during their stay.

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average rating of 4.84 based on 50 reviews
5

Turks Is just a beautiful island

  • 5 of 5

I enjoyed my stay a lot was a beautiful place even after the hurricane it was barely noticeable that the hurricane was just over a week or so ago, the food was amazing and the house was spot on as they got there fixing and reinstallations all done making it better than the pics. Thx Josie and Kate.

  • Submitted: Oct 24, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for choosing to stay at Sweet Escape and trusting me that the Island was doing very well after such a unprecedented Hurricane. We were very blessed to get off so lucky. It also shows how "ready" TCI is. The Power & Water were restored to anyone who lost power within a week for our Villa's. This Villa in particular only lost power & internet for 5 hours. That made it easy for us to keep in touch. This is a very beautiful well built Villa and we are grateful for it. We look forward to having you return one day. Until then stay in touch. Katherine, Joselyn & The Sweet Escape Team.
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5

Paradise at last! Loved the Villa! Loved the Property! Loved the Island!

  • 5 of 5

I am so happy we chose Sweet Escape Villa. It was everything we dreamed of & more! I feel very lucky to have found this gorgeous place. We saved alot of money and had the best vacation ever. It is so nice to have all the amenities of home but on a tropical island paradise with your very own dock. In the morning, I took my coffee down to the dock and dove off the seadoo dock for a nice morning swim. The salt water is so therapeautic and it is so clear and clean and warm. We usually had breakfast at home, fresh grapefruit, berries on our cereal or eggs. There are 2 very nice white igloo coolers in great condition, along with lots of plastic tupperware to make it easy to pack a lunch. We rented the White Santa Fe SUV which is in great condition, cool ac, lots of cargo space. We had 4 people in our group. There are roof racks on top and they provide Tie Downs so you can transport 2 Sup's or a double Ocean Kayak to the beach or over to Leeward to explore the Mangroves. Katherine recommended we try that so we did and are we ever glad we did. Amazing yahcts at Blue Haven, Life of the Rich & Famous. We loved paddling across the channel to Half Moon Bay and the Mangroves. She showed us where Iguana Island was in relation to Big Blue Watersports and Blue Haven Marina. We saved over $800 by having the Kayaks & SUPS as that is what they charge for their eco tour for 2 hours and we got to do it for FREE. It was nice to do things on OUR TIME vs having to be on a schedule. I didn't wear a watch or ever look at my phone. There is great Wi-Fi in the Villa, so we were able to check emails and upload photos whenever we wanted. There is also a Printer available, if needed. The Villa is very comfortable. There are two super cozy Slip Cover Sofa's in the Great Room. I loved the Yellow Chaise Lounge with the Flamingo's on it. I passed out there reading my book a few times. The breeze thru the screened in porch was awesome. It felt like home. We were all very comfortable there. It is well decorated, very beachy, beautiful artwork, spotlessly clean. The furniture is excellent shape. The SS Fridge & Dishwasher were brand new. The Kitchen has a gorgeous granite countertop and undermount double sink and sprayer. We make alot of protein shakes & juices and there is a Nutribullet & another IQ Blender there that were amazing for that. Plus a coffee grinder, which she told us before our arrival, so we brought fresh beans with us. We ate at Sharkbite & Bay Bistro, both amazing. Thank You

  • Submitted: Jun 22, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Above and Beyond!

  • 5 of 5

This is a long-overdue review of our stay at the Sweet Escape Villa in mid-April. The Villa was more than adequate for our family of four. We found it to be clean and stocked with virtually everything we needed.

We enjoyed the canal and patio in the backyard and spent lots of time on the upper-level balcony. The grill and fully-equipped kitchen allowed us to prepare our breakfasts and most lunches right at “home,” so we could splurge on restaurant dinners. One day we bought a fresh snapper from a local fisherman and prepared it on the grill. Having a washer and dryer on site allowed us to pack very lightly.

Katherine and Josie were just a phone call or text away when we had questions, although the binder of information provided answered most of our questions.

We also rented the Hyundai SUV during our stay. It was so convenient to rent directly from Sweet Escape rather than going through a rental agency. Katherine took care of all of the paperwork for both the Villa and SUV rentals very efficiently and advised us in advance of what to expect every step of the way.

Perhaps most notable is the lengths that Katherine and her staff went to to track down an item we misplaced during our stay. We didn't realize until we returned that we'd left it behind. Josie kindly searched the Villa but couldn't find it. Eventually, it was discovered in the taxi we took to the airport (Sonny’s Taxi - I highly recommend). Sonny delivered it to Katherine, who Fedexed it to us. We were so grateful to have it back and pleased and impressed with the effort Katherine and her staff and Sonny the taxi driver put into helping us.

Sweet Escape was a wonderful experience all around, and I recommend it without hesitation. It'll be our first call next time we travel to TCI.

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Martha & Family, Wow, what a heartfelt review. I forgot all about your sweater. Yes, we do everything we can to ensure our guests have an amazing experience and have all their belongings -:) It is our pleasure to do those little things. It helps to use the same taxi driver too. Then we can retrace your steps with you. We love when guests return year after year. That is when we know we are doing a great job. All repeat guests get $100 of their next stay. I will remember and deduct it when you are able to book again. I will post new pic's as the annual upgrades get done. Always exciting to make our villa's even better. My favorite channel is HGTV! Island Life & Caribbean Life. Have a great summer and thanks again. Katherine, Joselyn & THe Sweet Escape Team
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5

Enjoyed Sweet Escape Villa and TCI

  • 5 of 5

This was our first time to TCI. We've vacationed at to other places around the Caribbean so do have something to compare to. We did like TCI very much. The beaches are the best and many to choose from. Roads are in good shape and easy to get around. Provo also seemed to be relatively safe.

In the past we've always stayed where we could walk to the beach so had some concerns with staying inland. However, being centrally located offered the option to explore different spots so each day was different. We agree with other compliments concerning the villa and responsiveness from Katherine and Josie. One thing to mention is Katherine's "30 Things to do on TCI". Just follow her instructions and you'll have a great vacation.

Some of our highlights:

* Bugaloos on Friday night

* Rotary Park beach access - park and a cut through to Bay Bistro, walk the beach and use the foot bath.

* Bay Bistro for dinner - a "must do" dinner at least for one evening.

* Sharkbite for dinner - Kate's guide mentions that you may see a shark. Well, we didn't expect to see Jaws, but we did. Oh my!

*Turks Kabab

* Sapidilla Bay and beach. Water just seems to be warmer and calmer there.

* Snorkel from shore at Coral Gardens and Smith's Reef. It's free!

* Conch (and fish) Farm - very interesting.

PS - maybe the time of the year, but had no problems with bugs/noseeums/mosquitoes at all.

  • Submitted: Feb 17, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Richard & Karen, Thank you for taking the time to reflect on your vacation & write this lovely review. I truly enjoyed communicating with you Richard, you always made me laugh and inspired me in some way. When I read about you seeing "Jaws" while dining at Sharkbite Sports Bar & Grill in the Turtle Cove Marina I did "laugh out loud!" It is always better for a Villa Owner to under advertise and over deliver -:) It was so nice to hear of your "sincere surprise" to see a 6 foot Caribbean Reef Shark swimming in the Ocean below your feet while you eat thier signature "Almond Crusted Grouper with Coconut Curry Cream Sauce" or delicious "Conch Chowder". Sharkbite is similar to the show "Cheers" for those of us old enough to remember. The staff will remember your name when you return. They make all thier guests feel special as you get to them. It was a true honour to have you & Karen make "Sweet Escape Villa" your "Home Away from Home" while you got to explore Providenciales. I created the Villa & Island Guest Directory & the Top 30 List along with the Reference Document that goes with the Island Map, so that guests can take the book in their rental car with them as they explore the Island and feel comfortable doing so. The time saved by having Driving Directions to the Villa Owner's Lifetime of Favorite Places along all the Island's beaches, not just one beach. I am so happy that you mentioned how that worked for you. It is "MY PASSION" to share all the beautiful things that I have experienced and found in the Turks & Caicos with our guests. It means the world to me, that you & Karen pointed that out. I love your HIGHLIGHTS - Bay Bistro, Coral Garden's Snorkelling, Touring the Conch Farm, Turks Kabob & the view at Bugaloo's are all favorites of ours too. I should also mention that PROVO SEAFOOD MARKET is located down the road AFTER Bugaloo's. If Lobster is in Season or you want to buy Snapper, Grouper, Wahoo or other fish, call them or stop by after the boats come in at 1pm and check out their very clean, stainless steel facility. They also have freshly frozen items. I would love to have you & Karen return again one day. Please accept $100 Discount towards your next Reservation at any of our Villa's. No Expiry Date. We wish you an amazing life! Cheers, Katherine, Jocelyn & The Sweet Escape Team
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5

Recommend for Everyone Looking for a Non-Resort, Beautiful and Serene Island Experience

  • 5 of 5

Nicely nested in a series of isolated villas in a canal supported neighborhood, the villa is bright, airy, clean and well stocked with everything possibly needed for an extended island vacation.

Josie and Kate were very kind, timely and attentive without intruding on our stay. The villa provides the quiet ambiance we desired away from the busy resorts. We rented the available vehicle and enjoyed the beach and resort amenities when and where we wanted. We recommend a vehicle for this vacation to explore and expand your venture.

The friendly locals, proximate activities, dining options and of course the villa ensures that TCI remains on our future vacation destinations.

* use the provided beach and swim gear

* attend the Thursday fish fry

* TCI is expensive - so use the furnished kitchen items & shop at the IGA to help out

* the Potcake beach dog walk was a nice touch of home

* recommend: Turks Kebob, Chinson,s Grill Shack and Kin Khao Thai were close favorites

  • Submitted: Feb 5, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Ed, Miranda & Amanda - Thank you for choosing to stay at Sweet Escape Villa during your January Escape from the snow to the Tropics. We really appreciate your thoughful review and recommendations for future guests. They are all great places to eat at reasonable prices. All of our Island's restaurant's whether take out, casual to upscale dining, they all have something unique to offer and will not disappoint. Dining at home on the screened in porch with lobsters under the broiler or surf & turf on the bbq, a nice glass of wine, soft music and candles, stargazing on the dockside patio are anothing excellent option! Cheers, Katherine, Joselyn & the Sweet Escape Team
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Houston, TX
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Highly Recommend this Villla, Amazing Property , Location & Excellent Value!

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We absolutely loved staying at Sweet Escape Villa. We were so excited to get there from the time we first looked at the photos of the Villa on VRBO to when we walked in the door and saw the Great Room in Real Life. We were so very pleased to arrive and know we had made a very good choice. The Villa is beautifully decorated, well maintained & very comfortable and clean. From the beautiful floor tiles to the Caribbean wood beamed ceiling it will not disappoint. The aqua slip cover sofa's, chaise lounge & chairs are in very good condition, super comfortable. I particularily loved the chaise lounge with the flamingo's on it. I laid their everyday, after exploring, to read the book I was enjoying. Their was a beautiful breeze every day, right in that spot, bliss.

My husband did all the grilling. He loved the Weber Genesis Grill. There were 2 full tanks provided, the utensils and grill were in excellent shape. There is a beautiful round glass table in the kitchen with nice new chairs and 3 square tables with 8 long beach dining chairs in the screened in porch overlooking the canal & dock. We loved dining on the screened in porch, it was a nice atmosphere, looking at palm trees and feeling like we lived there. We really wanted to stay forever. There are sunbrella cushions, nice taste in colours. We strapped a kayak to the top of the SUV - Katherine thought of everything, she even has Tie Straps to ensure the Kayak, Water Hammick or SUP"S are safely secured when transporting to Leeward to Kayak in the Mangroves or Chalk Sound to paddle on the most amazing turquoise, white water every. That is where they used to pan for salt, nice and shallow, beautiful mansions and we loved Las Brisas Restaurant and Pool Bar. The food & drinks were amazing and we were welcome to swim in the pool for a change.

The Villa property has beautiful mature trees all over. I think it is about 1 acre. The two tier dock has a dockside patio which we enjoyed late at night. Katherine was right about the bright stars. We saw so many shooting stars, the sky is incredibly beautiful.

We used the sup's in the canal, it was fun cruising around. It is very peaceful. It was nice to cool off in the water and check out the other properties along the canal.

Joselyn showed us the shed where all the beach chairs, snorkel gear, life jackets, helmets and other rental items are organized.

The lights are on timers so if we came back after dark it was well lit. Beautiful neighbours as well.

  • Submitted: Dec 12, 2016
  • Stayed: November 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wow, what a detailed review. It's amazing how great are memory is when we have such a great vacation experience. I am so happy that you enjoyed Sweet Escape Villa as much as I do. That feeling as you walk in the Great Room and see the Caribbean wood beamed ceiling in White, with the breeze blowing thru the patio doors from the screened in porch & east door is why I bought this villa in the first place. With the turquoise water colour paintings & photo of Grace Bay Beach matching the queen slip cover sofa bed & sunbrella print matching chairs, along with the high gloss white coffee & end tables, the TV Media Console , kitchen table & chairs, it makes it so easy to keep clean & a very enjoyable space both for relaxing & entertaining guests. I too love releaxing th the Stanley Chaise Lounge with the Sunbrella Flamingo Print. The breeze in the spot is magical. We wish all our guests the very best and do everything possible to exceed your expectations & give you the best value possible for your $. Happy Holidays from Katherine, Joselyn & The Sweet Escape Team. PS. Of course we always appreciate when our guests return year over year & when they recommend our properties to everyone they meet. We have 2-2 bedroom villa's on the canal with 75 to 100 feet of waterfront, a studio guest cottage for 2-3 people which is the best Island bargain. We also have a brand new 2 bedroom Villa in Grace Bay. Yes, you can walk to Grace Bay Beach via The Grace Bay Club, Ocean Club west or the public beach access between Seven Stars Resort & The Pinnacle Private Residence. It is very close to Coco Bistro Restaurant, IGA Grocery Store Grace Bay Gourmet, the strip has great shopping, dining, entertainment & more. Thank You so Much!.
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Map

Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Provo Int'l airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Magnolia, Tiki Hut, Shark Bite, Baci
Nearest Ferry
5 Miles
TCI Ferry to North Caicos
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Provo Golf Club
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Leeward Highway
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Magnolia, Tiki Hut, Shark Bite, Baci, Top o Cove
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Grace Bay Beach - Smith's Reef Snorkle Site
Nearest Point of Interest
157 Mahogany Close, Discovery Bay
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Turtle Cove Marina
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Long Bay Beach
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Shark Bite Reef Peepers
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IGA Grocery Store
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The Bight Beach and Park
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Coral Gardens Snorkel Sight
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Bay Bistro Beach Restaurant
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The Sands Resort
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Salt Mills Plaza
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Wine Bar
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The Seven Stars Resort
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Provo Golf Club
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Flamingo Beach Bar
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Horse Eyed Jacks
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Da Conch Shack
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Sailing Paradise Beach Restaurant
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Amanyara Resort
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Malcolm Beach
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Southwest Bluff
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Taylor Bay Beach
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Sapodilla Bay Beach
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Provo Seafood
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Harbour View Marina
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Cooper Jack Bay Beach
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Ocean Vibes Scuba Dive
Car: recommended

Kiteboarding in the Area. There is Room to Dock up to a 40 Ft Boat. Seadoo Rental, Centre Console Boat Rental or other Boat types with or without a guide. Also a Jeep or SUV Rental, if available, an additional cost but very reasonable. 4 Trek Bikes availalbe plus local bike shop rents bikes. Enough Snorkel Equipment for each of your guests available.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $80 + Tax
Pet Fee $250 + Tax
Metered Air Conditioning $88 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.0%

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. The displayed rates are for 2 person occupancy.
Please add $175.00 USD a week for each extra person. Maximum 9 people.

"Summer Special 25% off Base Rate - Book now for $1400 a week for double occupancy plus 12% tax, Small Cleaning and Air Conditioning Fee - TCI's BEST BUY!"
Base Rate Christmas & New Years are $1900.00 USD
Regular Rate per week is $1600 x 12% Tax is the Base Rate for 2 People.

3 people for 7 Nights is $1775.00 USD plus 12% tax
4 people for 7 Nights is $1900.00 USD plus 12% tax, and $175.00 USD for each extra person up to 8.
We have a short term rental agreement to send you whether you book ONLINE or DIRECT with Owner. A Digital Safe is onsite. Fully fenced property with lovely retaining wall and a gate at the entrance. Outdoor lighting on timers. Rope Lighting around the Palm Trees and bueaganvalia in cobalt blue planters line the retaining wall to provide a attractive welcome to our property.
Each Room has Remote Controlled Split Wall AC Unit which is metered based on usage. We take a photo of the meter before & after your arrival. This is only to prevent guests from leaving doors and windows opened with the AC unit on. Please check your children's rooms and remind them to close the door behind them. Most of us only use the AC in the bedrooms at night for sleeping only. The average would be $5 per night, per bedroom The Great Room & Kitchen also have a high efficiency AC Unit if someone is sleeping on the sofa bed. The average cost of AC per Bedroom Per Week is $35 a week, so I have included that as a Fee. If 2 Bedrooms used then $70 a week. If the Great Room AC used then approx $105 per week. You will see that all Villa Rental's on the island meter the Air Conditioning. All our Guests are very happy with how this is set up -:) We will not charge you if you go over by $10 or $20 but more then that we will charge your cc within 14 days of departure. Jeep/Suv are detailed & full tank.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.