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Villa Albatross Nest with Stunning Panoramic Sea View

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View down to the south of the island across Rodney Bay

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Last updated: 12/03/2016
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  • Minimum stay:5-7 nights
  • Sleeps:8
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:4.5
  • Property type:Villa
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Albatross Nest epitomizes Caribbean style living with truly breath taking 180-degree views from the property's open terraces. Enjoy magical sunset drinks with views of the island of Martinique in one direction and Pigeon Island National Park and Rodney Bay in the other. Albatross Nest is our dream home - perfect views, distinctive open plan architecture, traditional Caribbean shingled buildings and beautiful tropical garden. Enjoy classic barefoot charm and listen to the sounds of nature and the sea below.

The property is secluded and provides perfect privacy in an elevated setting. The villa was designed by architect, Robertson Ward, who designed the original Sandy Lane hotel in Barbados. Three buildings are linked by covered walkways around the large central pool but the villa is only ever rented out to one party/group. The design is perfect for a tropical, outdoor lifestyle and the central pool area spanned by an attractive bridge creates a romantic environment.

Albatross Nest is located in the North West corner of the Cap Estate which is generally regarded as the premier residential area of St. Lucia and is home to several good beaches as well as to the St.Lucia Golf and Country Club.

The property is a very short drive to Anse Du Cap beach. The 18 hole golf course at the St. Lucia Golf and Country Club, snorkeling, scuba diving, kitesurfing, tennis club and an award winning spa, as well as many of the island's best restaurants are all within a ten minute drive.

Maid service is provided 5 days a week.
The gardener is at the property 2 days a week.
Night security is provided.
The property is managed by Kris Wagner who will welcome you to the property and advise on any aspects of your vacation. Kris is on call 7 days a week to ensure that you have a wonderful holiday in St. Lucia. A pre-stocking service is available so that when you arrive at the villa you do not immediately have to go shopping - you can immediately relax,unwind and enjoy the view.

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+1758 4843066

Manager

Member since: 2010

Speaks: english, french, german
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/03/2016

Property Type

  • Villa
  • 4160 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    12 years old minimum due to the pool...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    12 years old minimum due to the pool...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 king

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  • Bedroom 4: 1 king

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  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

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  • King size bed (1), Queen size Bed (1) There are two Twin Beds (2). The beds in the two twin bedded rooms can be zipped together to provide two further king size beds. Please let the villa manager know in advance how you would like the beds to be configured - they are normally zipped to provide 3 rooms with king size beds plus the pink room which has the queen....moreless

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • The main international airport (Hewanorra International airport) is about 1 hour and 15 minute drive from the villa. Flights from the Carribean and helicopter flights are to George F.L. Charles airport which is a 15 minute drive. Cooking services can be organised. iphone/iPad can be charged. Couple of yoga mats are provided You may want to bring binoculars to look at the boats out to sea/for bird watching...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    Board games provided...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library:

    A DVD collection is available at the villa...moreless

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Cinemas
  • Duty Free Shops
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    The nearby beach just down the hill can be seen...moreless

  • Ocean View:

    The property has a stunning view of the ocean. Pigeon Island and the island of Martinique ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Dining area on our covered balcony...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Air Conditioning is provided in the four bedrooms...moreless

  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    2 yoga mats...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    All sheets and towels are egyptian cotton Beach towels are provided...moreless

  • Living Room:

    TV, WiFi (Wireless Internet), I pod speaker, DVD and DVD library, games...moreless

  • Parking:

    2 - 3 parking spots available on property ...moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    A cook can be organised by Kris Wagner the property manager...moreless

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    for up to 8 guests...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Full Kitchen with two fridge/freezers, dishwasher, 6 burner gas stove and oven, microwave, blender, toaster, kettle, coffee maker...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven

Outside

  • Balcony:

    .....with stunning views...moreless

  • Boat:

    Speak to Kris Wagner regarding boat hire on the island...moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf:

    The Golf and Country club is a five minute drive. ...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    near by...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Gas BBQ grill ...moreless

  • Tennis:

    The national tennis centre is a 10 minute drive away. Lessons and courts can be booked....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool:

    The pool has a maximum depth of 12 feet The shallow end is around 3 feet...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer season 2016
May 15 - Dec 16, 2016
5 night min stay
$440

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Peak season 2016/2017
Dec 17 - Jan 7, 2017
7 night min stay
$685

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $38 per night, per additional guest

High season 2017
Jan 8 - May 13, 2017
7 night min stay
$570

Changeover Day: Saturday


Rates are based on 2 guests; add $38 per night, per additional guest

Summer season 2017
May 14 - Dec 15, 2017
5 night min stay
$440

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
$440

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest


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Notes:

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We accept VISA and MasterCard


Manager's cancellation policy:

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.


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Location

10 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
George F.L. Charles Airport is a 15 minute drive
0.8 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
Naked Fisherman
3 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Rodney Bay Marina
0.5 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
St. Lucia Gold and Country Club
0.5 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
The Cliff at Cap Maison and Tao at Le Sport
5 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Anse Du Cap is 3 minute drive or 12 minute walk

Car: Recommended

We recommend that you hire a 4x4 car to make the most of your stay. Beaches, restaurants, golf course, tennis courts and Pigeon Island are all within 15 minutes.

We highly recommend a trip into the rainforest and zip-lining for the more adventurous or a tram ride into the forest if the zip-lining does not appeal.

A boat trip is the perfect way to see the island and it is possible to join others on a large boat or to hire something smaller. Boats trips leave from Rodney Bay Marina which is within 15 minutes. Trips vary in length and cost but we enjoy going down the west coast to The Pitons stopping off at Marigot Bay and snorkelling from the boat at various bays along the coast.

Nearer home on those days when you want to do more than relax by the pool we recommend a trip to Pigeon island, to look around and investigate the history, relax on the beach and perhaps to eat at the restaurant there.

A range of watersports are available on nearby beaches including kitesurfing with excellent tuition.

Kris Wagner, the villa manager is able to help with sightseeing arrangements.

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2009

About: The property belongs to an English couple,Tim and Joanna (Jo) Weil who have been visiting St Lucia for the past 12 years. We fell in love with the island and after a very long search we finally found our dream home which we purchased in December 2009. We look forward to being able to spend much more time in our beautiful home in St. Lucia when we retire but in the meantime we are making it available for holiday rentals when we are not there .

Why Saline Point (Cap Estate, Saint Lucia):
We have visited St. Lucia for many years and love the island. We fell in love with the stunning view, the lovely garden and the architecture of this property. We enjoy the variety of restaurants and beaches easily accessible from the property.

The Unique Benefits at this Villa:
The property has one of the best sea views we have seen on the island. The sunset views are amazing. The property provides a restful, private location but good restaurants and a variety of activities are available within a ten minute drive.


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Speaks: english, french, german
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/03/2016

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Photos

  • View down to the south of the island across Rodney Bay

    View down to the south of the island across Rodney Bay

  • View across to Pigeon Island

    View across to Pigeon Island

  • Take in the early morning view

    Take in the early morning view

  • Great Room looking north to Martinique

    Great Room looking north to Martinique

  • Relax in the cool of the verandahs

    Relax in the cool of the verandahs

  • Enjoy the tropical gardens around the villa

    Enjoy the tropical gardens around the villa

  • Across the pool, view of the Great Room and out to Pigeon Island

    Across the pool, view of the Great Room and out to Pigeon Island

  • Master bedroom overlooking the sea

    Master bedroom overlooking the sea

  • Pink room with Queen Bed

    Pink room with Queen Bed

  • Green Room with either two single beds or zipped together as King bed

    Green Room with either two single beds or zipped together as King bed

  • Sunset view across the pool to the sea

    Sunset view across the pool to the sea

  • Sunset at Albatross Nest

    Sunset at Albatross Nest

  • View down to the nearest beach, a 15 minute walk or a 5 minute drive away

    View down to the nearest beach, a 15 minute walk or a 5 minute drive away

  • Look across to Martinique  on a clear day

    Look across to Martinique on a clear day

  • Relax in the hammock in the shade

    Relax in the hammock in the shade

  • Great Room looking south to Rodney Bay

    Great Room looking south to Rodney Bay

  • Dining with a view

    Dining with a view

  • View across the pool back to the bedrooms

    View across the pool back to the bedrooms

  • View over the pool at Albatross

    View over the pool at Albatross

  • Bathroom attached to master bedroom

    Bathroom attached to master bedroom

  • Blue room with either two single beds or zipped together as king bed

    Blue room with either two single beds or zipped together as king bed

  • Kitchen at Albatross Nest

    Kitchen at Albatross Nest

  • Nightime view back to the bedrooms

    Nightime view back to the bedrooms

  • Watch the fantastic sunsets from the pool overlooking the sea

    Watch the fantastic sunsets from the pool overlooking the sea

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This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Saturday, December 03, 2016

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