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Chococruz - a Revitalizing Blend of Chocolate Hole & Cruz Bay

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedrooms, 2 1/2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6

This spacious three bedroom, two and a half bath home has a gracious air about it that invites leisurely breakfasts on the veranda, lazy afternoons by the pool and sunsets celebrations. Beautifully furnished with island wicker and rattan, ChocoCruz offers all the amenities - the living room has a large entertainment center with wide screen television and opens out onto an upper deck. There are two covered outside dining areas in addition to the dining room adjacent to the kitchen which has recently been refitted with new appliances. The large bedrooms feature King beds, air conditioning, cable televisions with VCR and are on separate levels for maximum privacy. Just ten minutes from the town of Cruz Bay, and a short drive to the North Shore beaches, ChocoCruz is surrounded by tropical landscaping and the sounds of the sea.

More Details

Owner
Brian Miller
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, french, spanish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 11, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

CHOCOCRUZ IS WONDERFUL. EVERY TIME YOU WALK THROUGH THE FRONT DOOR THE SPECTACULAR VIEW CATCHES YOUR BREATH, EACH AND EVERY TIME, AND YOUR HEART AND SOUL RESPONDS WITH COMPLETE CONTENTMENT. WE LOVED OUR STAY HERE IT WAS PERFECT.THE LOCATION IS EXCELLANT. PRISTINE AND PRIVATE YET CLOSE TO EVERYTHING.
Sep 2009
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Amenities

Estate Chocolate Hole and Great Cruz Bay Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Full Master - toilet , shower
    Half Upstairs - toilet
    Full Downstairs - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
  • We have 2 Pack-n-Plays available. Please note that there are no interior stairs, therefore, the only way to get between floors is outside.
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Large Cooler
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
Notes:
Please visit our website for more information and pictures.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(30 traveler reviews)

Chococruz - a Revitalizing Blend of Chocolate Hole & Cruz Bay
average rating of 4.9333334 based on 37 reviews
Bolivar, OH
5

Simply Amazing

  • 5 of 5

You know you picked a gem, when shortly after arriving to the house, your father-in-law comes up and hugs you saying, "you did good." Yes, I did good. The house is even better than the pictures. The outdoor space alone is worth the rental price. The deck and pool are large. Plenty of room for everyone to spread out. The kitchen while small, has everything you need. There wasn't a single time that I said, "I wish I had...." The gift basket on arrival was the best I have ever seen.

The house is clean and all the furnishing are newer and well taken care of. Returning from the beach was easy as there is a side set of steps that leads to an outdoor shower.

It is nice having one bedroom upstairs and the two downstairs. Good separation of space. There is no way to get to each level without going outside, a minor inconvenience in the rain.

The view of St. Thomas is lovely at night. The pool is private. You look down on other houses, but there is no house to look down on you. The internet worked well, plenty of parking for your jeep and the driveway is fairly level. When I need a three bedroom house, this will be all that is on my list. No need to look further.

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great family vacation spot!

  • 5 of 5

As a frequent visitor to St John, this was the first time as a family. We reviewed the layout and location of Chococruz and it was perfect for our family of 4 including girls ages 14 and 11.

From the moment we arrived, we were greeted by our local host Linda who helped us navigate the dock, car rental and the house itself. There was even a welcome package including snacks and wine for us!

Overall the house was perfect for us including the pool, beach gear and sleeping arrangements. The girls enjoyed having an "apartment" all to themselves. We will definitely return as soon as possible.

  • Submitted: Jun 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic

  • 5 of 5

The property was everything the pictures would indicate. Comfortable and well maintained. Located a reasonable distance to the grocery store and town. The property manager was also incredibly helpful in answering questions. We would definitely go back!

  • Submitted: May 25, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing ChocoCruz!

  • 5 of 5

Could not have been more extravagantly supplied, furnished, located or marvelous. Will be back.

  • Submitted: Mar 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Gorgeous views, comfortable accommodations and a convenient location. Fantastic outdoor space.

  • 5 of 5

We spent a week at this wonderful property and wish that we could have stayed longer. The house met our needs very well and the outdoor space was spectacular with newly rebuilt and expansive upper and lower decks. We enjoyed beautiful sunsets each evening and star gazing each night. The early mornings were blissfully peaceful. Day trips to the fabulous beaches were combined with time relaxing in the pool. We enjoyed using the grill a few times and also visited several local restaurants with Zo Zo's at Caneel Bay earning top honors for a special dinner out and The Lime Inn earning top honors as our favorite more casual spot right in Cruz Bay. The beaches on the North shore were fabulous with easy and abundant opportunities to snorkel. The drive into Cruz Bay is under 10 minutes and the North shore beaches can be reached in 15-25 minutes depending on which one was the destination of the day. We tried many of them and enjoyed different features of each one. Maho was a favorite for sea turtles and Honeymoon was worth the short walk. A day charter with Island Roots to explore more out of the way snorkeling locations and to Jost Van Dyke was a highlight of the week. We absolutely loved St. John; the people were friendly and the surroundings just gorgeous. Choco Cruz was a perfect fit for us; we hope to return again!

  • Submitted: Jan 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The property was exactly as described and shown on the site.

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved this spot. Very private and gorgeous views. Linda was helpful and friendly. She went above and beyond to make sure we were all set at the house and answered any questions we had about the island. It was our honeymoon and we couldn't have chosen a better spot. The snack basket at the house was much appreciated as well as the Congratulations bottle of champagne. We will definately rent again.

  • Submitted: Dec 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Chocolate Hole, USVI - St. John, Caribbean --- Located on the southwest shore of St. John, ChocoCruz presents you with one stunning view after another - the east end of St. John, St. Croix to the south and St. Thomas to the west. From early in the morning as cruise ships slip quietly by to evenings filled with the sparkling lights of St. Thomas, the view is constantly changing. The private pool is enhanced by a large deck that is perfect place to while away the days.

To find ChocoCruz on a map, go to google maps, and search for 'ChocoCruz'.

Other Activities: shopping, kayaking, boating, parasailing, health/beauty spa

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Rates & Availability

Estate Chocolate Hole and Great Cruz Bay Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
2017 Off Season
Apr 15 2017 - Dec 15 2017
5 night minimum stay
$430
$2,950
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $40 per night, per additional guest
 
2017 Holiday
Dec 16 2017 - Jan 5 2018
7 night minimum stay
$6,950
 
 
2018 In Season
Jan 6 2018 - Apr 6 2018
5 night minimum stay
$800
$5,450
 
 
2018 Off Season
Apr 7 2018 - Dec 14 2018
5 night minimum stay
$430
$2,950
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $40 per night, per additional guest
 
2018 Holiday
Dec 15 2018 - Jan 4 2019
7 night minimum stay
$6,950
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
$800
$5,450
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 12.5%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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