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Hillside Retreat with Views that Will Amaze You Day and Night!

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Last updated: 02/24/2017
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  • Minimum stay:5-7 nights
  • Sleeps:7
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:3.5
  • Property type:Villa
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

A 3 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms Property With Incredible Views In Cap Estate

SUMMER SPECIAL 2017: 10% OFF !

'In Xanadu did Kubla Khan a stately pleasure dome decree.....' Samuel Coleridge 1797

The unique design of this magnificent villa was inspired by the famous domed City of pleasure called Xanadu created by the Mongol ruler Kubla Khan in China during the 12th century. Standing proudly on a sea facing hillside for many years it is still as fresh and interesting today and has recently undergone an extensive renovation whilst preserving the character of this tasteful and fascinating study in concrete and stonework engineering. The domes of the villa dominate the hillside on St Lucia's northern tip in the exclusive residential area of the old sugar plantation of Cap Estate.

In good visibility the nearby larger Island of Martinique is clearly seen to the north and this makes an impressive backdrop to the Caribbean sea view both during the day and at night.

The high south west facing terraces of Xanadu provide beautiful views of nearby Pigeon Island and St Lucia's Caribbean coastline and and is the perfect place to enjoy a sundowner while watching the setting sun. These Caribbean sunsets are famous for their beauty and you may even witness the elusive green flash when the sky is clear. The Villa is surrounded by nearly two acres of gardens that slope gently away from the house and are home to coconut palms and tropical plants.

Nearby is St Lucia's Golf Resort and Country Club. This is a challenging and enjoyable 18 hole par 71 golf course.

There are nearby beautiful white sand beaches catering for all manner of water sports including safe swimming and snorkeling, scuba diving, hobby cat sailing, water skiing, para gliding and wind surfing.

Sports fishing and deep sea fishing enthusiasts will soon find what they want.

When the present owners bought the Villa for them it was love at first sight. They were captivated by the elevated position and the 270 degree views of the ocean and coastline. The gentle sea breezes temper the tropical heat and make relaxing by the poolside a real pleasure. The pool extends into the domed living area and has its own bar stools in the water to enjoy that rum punch or local fruit juice.

The villa has three spacious bedroom suites arranged round the pool terrace, all with modern bathrooms and wonderful uncluttered views of the ocean and gardens. They have nautically themed names. They all have their own private separate access direct from the terrace. There is a separate maid's room below the house.

'Captain's Quarters'--- Master bedroom

This air conditioned bedroom suite is elevated with a large rain forest shower room below and has a separate balcony overlooking the pool terrace and ocean views to Martinique. An impressive four poster king size bed adds to the wow factor of this domed ceiling circular bedroom. It has a shaving point in the bathroom and hair dryer is provided.

'Ocean'—Queen bedroom

Step out of this lovely bedroom and the swimming pool is 3 strides away. Large windows face the ocean and the Island of Martinique and the gardens. It has a four poster queen size bed and air conditioning and large ceiling fan. There is a small safe and hair dryer. In the bathroom there is a shaving point.

'Bosuns' ---- King bedroom

This the largest bedroom suite with an enormous double bed and an additional separate single bed. It is air conditioned and also has a large ceiling fan and opens on to the pool terrace. It has a small safe, shaver point in the bathroom and hairdryer.

'The Dome'

This huge circular domed living area is the center piece of the Villa and its five large bi-fold doors open to a circular terrace giving the option of the outdoor living that is the essence of life in St Lucia and the Caribbean. The completely circular area with it's compass rose floor has a unique atmosphere and gives access to the swimming pool bar which is partly inside the dome. Large plants shrive in this sheltered room and give a truly botanical feel. There is a dedicated television area.

The Dome leads to the curved kitchen area with completely modern equipment and corian work surfaces and double sink. It is claimed that no where in the Caribbean is the view from the kitchen sink so spectacular. The historical Pigeon Island lies below and the beautiful coastline of the west of the Island stretch away and at night the lights of the town of the town of Gros Islet and marina village at Rodney Bay add to the magical view. The kitchen has a powerful four burner Italian cooker with large oven and grill and a huge double fridge freezer and ice maker. Other equipment include a microwave oven, dishwasher, toaster and kettle. The kitchen doors lead on to the barbecue terrace and sheltered outside dining area.

A daily maids service is provided if required and security services ensure your stay is safe and enjoyable.

Regretfully the villa is not considered small children friendly (under the age of 10 years) and no pets are permitted. Smoking anywhere inside the villa is not permitted.
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Member since: 2014

Speaks: english, german
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 02/24/2017

Property Type

  • Villa
  • 4015 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
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 6-7

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 king, 1 twin/ single

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  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

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  • 'Captain's Quarters'--- Master bedroom This air conditioned bedroom suite is elevated with a large rain forest shower room below and has a separate balcony overlooking the pool terrace and ocean views to Martinique. An impressive four poster king size bed adds to the wow factor of this domed ceiling circular bedroom. It has a shaving point in the bathroom and hair dryer is provided. 'Ocean'—Queen bedroom Step out of this lovely bedroom and the swimming pool is 3 strides away. Large windows face the ocean and the Island of Martinique and the gardens. It has a four poster queen size bed and air conditioning and large ceiling fan. There is a small safe and hair dryer. In the bathroom there is a shaving point. 'Bosuns' ---- King bedroom This the largest bedroom suite with an enormous double bed and an additional separate single bed. It is air conditioned and also has a large ceiling fan and opens on to the pool terrace. The ensuite bath has a small safe, shaver point, hairdryer....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Xanadu is located in Cap Estate, the northern tip of St. Lucia: 3 Minutes drive or 12 min walk to the beach "Anse Du Cap” or 20 min walk and 5 min drive to "Smuggler's Cove" in Cap Estate 4 Minutes drive 18 hole Golf & Country Club and Tennis & Racquet Club 4 Minutes drive to Gros Islet street party on Friday nights 6 Minutes drive to Saint Lucia Jazz Festival venue at Pigeon Island National Park. 6 Minutes drive to Pigeon Island National Park for Hiking, Snorkeling, beaches 6 Minutes drive to Pigeon Point Beach. 7 Minutes drive to National Cricket Stadium at Beausejour 7 Minute drive to the Rodney Bay for shops, banks, post office, restaurants, bars, night clubs, fitness center, art gallery, beaches etc. 15 Minutes drive to/from George F.L.Charles Airport (SLU) 15 Minutes drive to St. Lucia’s capital Castries. 1 hour 15 minutes to/from Hewanorra International Airport (UVF) ...moreless

Entertainment

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Duty Free Shops
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Rain Forests
  • Recreation Center
  • Reefs
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Volcano
  • Water Parks
  • Waterfalls

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Ocean View:

    Amazing views of the coast and Martinique from Villa Xanadu. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Paragliding
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    indoor and alfresco dining possible ...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    with enough seating for the group, TV, and the pool entrance from the house....moreless

  • Parking:

    for 2 -3 cars possible ...moreless

  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided:

    bath and beach towels ...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    available when housekeeper is there....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    ...also a kettle for tea drinkers ...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    A fully equipped kitchen with everything a cook needs. ...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven

Outside

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter
Jan 8 - Apr 30, 2017
5 night min stay
$580

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $70 per night, per additional guest

Summer
May 1 - Dec 15, 2017
5 night min stay
$450

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

Christmas /New Years
Dec 16 - Jan 6, 2018
7 night min stay
$850
Winter
Jan 7 - Apr 30, 2018
5 night min stay
$570

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

My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
$750

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:


Notes:

Please note: 2017 rates are for ONE bedroom . Every additional bedroom will be:

Winter US$ 70.00 (up to 2 guests)

Summer US$ 50.00 (up to two guests)

The rates for Christmas/ New Years are flat rates for up to 3 bedrooms and 6 guests..


Manager's cancellation policy:

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.


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Location

8 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
SLU George F Charles
0.8 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
'The Naked Fisherman'
4 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Rodney Bay to Martinique
1 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
St. Lucia Golf and Country Club
0.8 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
'The Cliff' at Cap Maison Hotel
0.6 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Anse Du Cap

Car: Recommended

One of the most enchanting islands on earth, Saint Lucia seems to have been designed for romance. Its lush mountainous interior, filled with hummingbirds and cascading waterfalls, combined with palm fringed coves and warm azure waters create a magical backdrop for any occasion. This tropical paradise is further enhanced by a charming people and fascinating history.

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2012


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Speaks: english, german
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 02/24/2017

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Photos

  • Pool and deck at Xanadu

    Pool and deck at Xanadu

  • View from Xanadu

    View from Xanadu

  • Master bedroom "Captain's Quarters"

    Master bedroom "Captain's Quarters"

  • Master bath

    Master bath

  • Ocean Room

    Ocean Room

  • "Bosuns" Room at Xanadu

    "Bosuns" Room at Xanadu

  • Alfresco Dining by Pool at Xanadu

    Alfresco Dining by Pool at Xanadu

  • Kitchen at Xanadu

    Kitchen at Xanadu

  • Out side dining at Xanadu

    Out side dining at Xanadu

  • Pool with Swim-up at Xanadu

    Pool with Swim-up at Xanadu

  • Main Living area at Xanadu " The Dome"

    Main Living area at Xanadu " The Dome"

  • Xanadu  in the evening

    Xanadu in the evening

  • Villa Xanadu  Deck and pool in St. Lucia

    Villa Xanadu Deck and pool in St. Lucia

  • Masterbedroom at Xanadu

    Masterbedroom at Xanadu

  • Master bath

    Master bath

  • "Ocean" room at Xanadu

    "Ocean" room at Xanadu

  • Ensuite bath to Ocean Room

    Ensuite bath to Ocean Room

  • Ensuite bath to Bosuns

    Ensuite bath to Bosuns

  • View of Pigeon Island from Xanadu

    View of Pigeon Island from Xanadu

  • View from Dining area at Xanadu

    View from Dining area at Xanadu

  • View from Dining area at Xanadu

    View from Dining area at Xanadu

  • Pool from inside the Dome

    Pool from inside the Dome

  • Night view from Xanadu

    Night view from Xanadu

  • Xanadu at night

    Xanadu at night

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