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Last updated: 04/27/2017
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  • Minimum stay:5-14 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:3
  • Property type:Villa
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

3 bedrooms with stunning views - sleeps 6, Cook and Housekeeper Included

Welcome to Gingerbread at Merlin Bay, one of Barbados loveliest luxury beach front vacation rental developments comprising of just seven Villas nestled on a beautiful palm fringed crescent shaped shoreline. Gingerbread is a lovely 3 bedroom villa with private plunge pool set on three floors overlooking the stunning beach, large lagoon style communal pool together with the lush gardens of the exclusive and private enclave that is Merlin Bay.

Merlin bay is situated on a low sea cliff with steps leading down to a stunning beach. It is just one mile north of Holetown where you will find an excellent selection of both local and designer shops<. The area is also famous of its many incredible ocean side restaurants. Golf is available close by at both Sandy lane and Westmoreland Courses and there is a really good selection of water sports available locally.

You enter Gingerbread on the living/dining level to find yourself with a commanding unobstructed view and access to the well landscaped gardens, main pool and the sea. You may choose to watch the beautiful sunsets from your private plunge pool or one of your four private terraces which all overlook the sea and garden. The Terraces are the perfect place for relaxing, enjoying a cocktail or dining with friends and family.

This unique home offers you three living levels plus a very private roof terrace. A well equipped kitchen includes a fridge/freezer, toaster, coffee machine, mixer, blender, and electric kettle.

Located on the upper level, the master bedroom has a wonderful sitting terrace with views of the <strong>Caribbean</strong> Sea. Bedroom 2 is filled with the tropical cool breezes and the aromatic scents of the surrounding gardens. Bedroom 3 features a beautiful king size bed and there are wonderful sea views. All the rooms have quiet ceiling fans for your added comfort.

In the grounds of Merlin Bay, you will be able to enjoy a really beautiful free form swimming pool. The pristine white sandy beach is just a few steps from Gingerbread. Here you will enjoy swimming in the incredible warm and calm azure sea

<strong>Staff</strong>
Gingerbread includes a cook, maid/laundress, gardener, and night watchman. The gardener takes beach chairs down to the beach for our guests. If you do decide to leave the sanctuary that is Gingerbread, there is an incredible selection of wonderful beach side restaurants just a short distance away.
With its understated yet sophisticated style, Gingerbread is the perfect place for gazing out to the sparkling sea and enjoying the spectacular sunsets that are so often a feature in Barbados.
<strong>amenities</strong>
• Beachfront
• Ceiling fans - throughout
• Air-conditioned bedrooms
• DVD player
• CD player
• Cable TV
• TV
• Bar-B-Q
• Hair Dryer
• Outdoor Shower
• Tennis Court (nearby)
• Golf Course (nearby)
• High Speed Wireless ADSL (Broadband)
• Security (Shift 12 hrs )
• Security Safe
• Children welcomed
• 23" Flat Screen TV
• Private roof top sun deck.
• Water sports available on request on site.
• Golf and Spa facilities available at Sandy Lane Hotel. Our Concierge can assist with arrangements.
• High speed ADSL internet connection available to guests who bring their laptops.
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Member since: 2010

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 04/27/2017

Property Type

  • Villa

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 6
  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Catering Available
  • Breakfast - Included In Price
  • Lunch - Included In Price
  • Dinner - Included In Price

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included
  • Concierge
  • Staff

Suitability

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Caves
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Duty Free Shops
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

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

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 7 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    All bedrooms are air conditioned....moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer 2017
Apr 15 - Dec 14, 2017
5 night min stay
$505
Winter 2017
Dec 15 - Dec 19, 2017
5 night min stay
$923
Christmas/New Years
Dec 20 - Jan 10, 2018
14 night min stay
$1,391
Winter 2018
Jan 11 - Apr 14, 2018
7 night min stay
$923
Summer 2018
Apr 15 - Oct 12, 2018
5 night min stay
$505
My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
$505

Additional information about rental rates

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Manager's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.


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Location

28 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Grantley Adams
1 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Lone Star Restaurant
20 Metres
Nearest Beach
Beach Front - Merlin Bay

Car: Not Necessary

This stunning development is situated in The Garden Area which is Barbados’s most desirable and completely residential neighborhood. Merlin Bay offers the ultimate in privacy and exclusivity and is located just south of Speightstown and north of Holetown. It is a wonderful and private retreat yet only minutes from some of the best restaurants, golf courses and shopping in the world. The villas at Merlin Bay are among the nicest available for rental in St James.

ABOUT BARBADOS

As well as being popular with sun-worshippers, Barbados attracts snorkelers, surfers, scuba-divers, and fishermen. Barbados is also a wonderful vacation destination for the keen golfer with several championship courses designed by Tom Fazio and Robert Trent Jones. Smugglers 1 is located conveniently close to the the sea and many other recreational facilities

There are many wonderful areas for shopping. Bridgetown is definitely worth a visit and for those seeking designer shopping the brand new Lime grove Shopping Centre in Holetown offers a great selection of designer shops at duty free prices. The chattel shops in Holetown are also worth a mention for those looking for unique pieces.

If you would like to have a change of scenery from the beach, the Andromeda Botanic Gardens, near to Bath Sheba are wonderful to visit. You will also be able to gain an understanding of the complex history of Barbados by visiting some of the most impressive colonial plantation houses, such as St Nicholas Abbey. Then there is the stunning East side of the Island where the Caribbean sea meets the Atlantic Ocean with stunning and continuous swells making it the perfect place to try some surfing.

From the West Coast, south and East Coast, Barbados has a huge amount to offer added to greatly by the wonderful Bajan people who are full of charm and also always warm and friendly.

 

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Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 04/27/2017

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This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Thursday, April 27, 2017

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