Peace O' Heaven-Dazzling Sunset Views & Pool at Your Tropical Haven;Walk to Town(42 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:4-5 nights
- Property type:Villa
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:Yes
About the Property
2BR,2 Bath Villa with Pool, Oceanview; Close to town and beaches, St. John USVI
Enjoy lounging under the Caribbean sun and the blue sky that's punctuated by fluffy, cottony clouds. Enjoy paddling around in the deepest pool on Saint John -- or lolling, half underwater on the huge steps in its corner. We know you'll appreciate the quiet, secluded privacy of your own little 'peace o' heaven.'
The large dining table and cushioned chairs out on the pool deck invite your party to dine outdoors after barbecuing on the gas grill. Then enjoy gazing at a flamboyant sunset from the porch swing.
After sunset, watch as Saint Thomas comes to life like a pulsing gem of light against the black velvety background under the moon and stars.
Inside, the cross ventilation through the doors and shutter windows invite the 200-foot-high hillside breezes (aided and abetted by the floor and ceiling fans). You're sure to get a cool restful sleep. (The installed split-unit A/Cs in each bedroom are hardly ever needed).
Well-stocked supermarkets, shopping, and nightlife abound close by. And the locals are as sweet as sugar. (Say 'Hello!' first, and enjoy big smiles in return!).
Imagine yourself in the various scenes shown here. Then phone us to reserve your favorite week(s) -- and to realize a memorable dream in your own little Peace o' Heaven.
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Member since: 2004
- 1200 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Events Allowed
We are willing to rent to families with children of any age. HOWEVER, it must be noted that extra care must be taken on the pool deck and in the pool, which is deeper than most. The doors leading to the deck from all rooms CAN be locked with bolts on the bottom to deter access. In any case, it is the ultimate responsibility of the parent(s) or designated caretaker to maintain constant vigilance in monitoring the movements of minors, especially infants and toddlers. Thank you for understanding in this matter. ...moreless
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
Only one small step onto porch for entry. Living space all on single floor. Open floor plan makes navigation in a wheelchair convenient. All interior doors are passible, except for entry into 1 ensuite bath. (Other bathroom layout navigable)....moreless
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- Individual A/C units in the bedrooms. On pool deck: 4 Chaise Lounges & 2 Chairs + Outdoor Dining Table & 4 Chairs. Please note that the villa & pool are for the exclusive use of the short-term rental guests. But be advised that there is a small cottage, which is rented long-term (2 tenants), as well as an "owner's apartment" below the pool deck, part of the living room & west bedroom. As the owners now live stateside due to medical disabilities, it is also rented long-term. Tenants are quiet, responsible adults, who rent with the understanding that the comfort & needs of the vacationing guests are paramount. This arrangement is quite common on St. John to help even out income in the off-season & cover the exceptionally high cost of doing business there. At the same time, the layout of the property was designed to create maximum privacy. We believe that our rates reflect our semi-private situation, while still providing all the amenities for a wonderful stay at a value price. ...moreless
- Audio Tape Player
- Books For Adults
- Books For Kids
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Games For Kids
- Music Library:
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Coin Laundry
- Health/Beauty Spa
Local Services & Businesses
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Mountain View:
- Ocean View:
Explore the unique shops and restaurants in our little 'Cruz Bay Town', aka, 'Love City'. Be sure to visit the Virgin Islands National Park Visitors Center. You can even walk there from our villa!...moreless
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Water Skiing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 8 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Alarm Clock
- Basic Soaps
- Ceiling Fans
- Clothes Dryer:
- Dialup Access
- Filtered Water
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Laundry Soap
- Linens Provided:
- Local Activities Guide
- Local Maps
- Local Restaurant Guide
- Paper Towels
- Parking Off Street:
Feel free to give number to family and friends for incoming calls. Unlimited outgoing local calls. Courtesy long distance calls out up to $3. Additional use by guests billed post visit at cost....moreless
- Toilet Paper
Towels & clothes available in bathrooms for indoor personal use. Oversize towels for poolside stored in basket on deck. Please do not remove from premises. Towels for the beach stored in bathroom....moreless
- Washing Machine:
- Water Cooler
- Wireless Internet:
- Coffee Grinder
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils:
Dishes & Utensils:
China service for 8. Wine goblets (6-8). Glasses (8)-4 oz. juice & 12 oz. Acrylic break-resistant beverage ware for poolside. Plastic & glass pitchers. Cloth napkins, place mats & tablecloths....moreless
- Ice Maker
- Lobster Pot
Some spices & condiments may be available; usually any left by former guests. Nothing is guaranteed. Several gallons of bottled water provided at arrival. Tap water is potable, but matter of taste....moreless
- Beach Chairs
- Beach Towels
Deck / Patio:
Tiled deck surrounds pool on 3 sides; covered on 2 and open for sunbathing on the 3rd. Cozy, cushioned porch swing for 2 mounted at NW end of deck. Favorite spot for watching sunset and star-gazing....moreless
- Large Cooler
- Outdoor Grill:
- Outdoor Grill Gas
- Small Cooler
- Unscreened Porch / Veranda
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
High Season 2017
Dec 18 - Apr 15, 2017
5 night min stay
Low Season 2017
Apr 16 - Dec 16, 2017
4 night min stay
High Season 2018
Dec 17 - Apr 14, 2018
5 night min stay
My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
Rates are based on 4 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $500
- Tax Rate 12.5%
Additional 5% Discount for Extended Stays of 10+ Nights.
7-Night minimum stay for Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's and "President's Day" Weeks.
Published rates apply to 1-4 Guests. $35/day/additional guest up to 6.
Calls for last-minute discounts always welcome.
A refundable Security Deposit of $500 is required & collected with the final payment electronically. If no damage is found when the villa is inspected after your departure, a credit back to your bank or credit card will be made via Electronic Funds Transfer.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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We are just outside of Cruz Bay Town, off of Centerline Rd. (Rte. 10), up 'Pocket Money Lane'(Hill). You proceed up that hill about an 1/8th of a mile, pass the Church Gate on the left and Cruz Views Condos on the right. Make the 'very next' left and our home is the second property on the left, with the aqua roof. We think our place is a great location. It is high enough to be out of the hustle of town, to take advantage of the view and the breezes, yet convenient to shopping and restaurants. You can even walk!
Year Purchased: 2000
About the owner: Andrew, aka 'Captain Magic,' has loved the water and warm weather since he was a boy. While playing sax on many cruise ships, he visited many ports o' call and fell in love with St. John. After years of dreaming, he, and his life partner, Ruthellen (aka 'Dr. Cha Cha Cha') sailed from Florida in their 30' sailboat, arriving at their new home in 2001. Andrew and Ruthellen love sharing the pristine beauty and peacefulness of St. John with their guests.
Why the Owner Chose Bethany, St. John, USVI:
For the beautiful views, especially the sunsets and the convenience to town and the beaches. Excellent value for the price.
The Unique Benefits at this Villa:
Tropical beach feel, but convenient to town and amenities. The swing on the pool deck facing west to St. Thomas and beyond, is the perfect place to hang out. The entire living area is on one level, with only 1 step up to the porch and a low threshold. This feature and the open floor plan make it suitable for guests with disabilities and mobility issues. But, because the home is built into the natural incline, there is still a tree house feel and view from the deck.
- Primary: 904-261-3201
- Secondary: +1 8774284764 Toll-free (to Ruthellen's Cell)
- Fax: +1 9042613201 Please call 1st-shared line
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Enjoy a snack in your little corner o' heaven....
That's Relaxation, Peace o' Heaven-Style...
Eat In. Your fully equipped kitchen awaits.
Sweet dreams await night or day.
Plenty of places to take the sun,,,,or shade!
Stop to take a scenic photo as you stroll down Pocket Money Hill into Cruz Bay.
Catch some rays on the pool deck.
Over the Rainbow to Your Tropical Retreat & Private Pool.
Even an afternoon shower can be a glorious sight...
Or, Dine Al Fresco.
Bird's Eye View of 'Peace O' Heaven'. Come fly away.
Warm welcome from the owners.
Watch the sailboats from your pool deck.
Light, airy, and comfortable...just to hang out.
Then jump right in for a starlight swim!
Got the sun in the morning and the moon at night!
Take in the Western Vista to St. Thomas and beyond!
Breezy, open floor plan with room for all!
Spectacular Golden Sunsets from Any Angle.
Rise and shine. A morning swim with only one big step.
Watch St. Thomas sparkle as you enjoy the gentle evening breeze.
Welcome to Peace o' Heaven!
Your hillside retreat awaits: Peace O' Heaven on the crest in the center.
Dazzling Sunset Views from Your St. John Pool Deck! Beaches & town moments away.
This listing was first published here in 2004.
Date last modified - Saturday, January 21, 2017
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