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Fabulous Ocean View Villa with Pool (Special summer rates, please enquire)

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Tranquil And Breezy 3 Bedroom, 3 Bathroom Villa, Minutes Walk To Beach

The Yellow House has been designed to maximize the tropical climate and make the most of its 2,900 square feet. The bright, open Living Area features a vaulted roof, with ceiling fans in every room and a large, well-equipped Kitchen , including 5-burner stove.

A Nespresso coffee machine & frother are there , so bring your Nespresso capsules to enjoy your morning coffee !

A huge, tiered Veranda is home to an alfresco lounging and dining area, which seats 8-10...perfect for enjoying the cooling island trade winds. A gas barbeque is available for your use.

The Villa stands in a large, lush garden, enclosed with a privacy fence . A size-able deck with 24ft x 12ft pool (unfenced) has sun loungers, chairs, an outdoor shower and is just steps away from the House. From the Veranda and the Pool Area, you have breathtaking and uninterrupted views of the entrance and entirety of Falmouth Harbour, including Pigeon Beach and the local Marinas. This is the perfect position to view the comings and goings of the countless Super Yachts that call Antigua their seasonal base.

The Master Bedroom has a King-sized bed with en suite bathroom. Which includes his and hers washbasins, recently renovated in Oct 2017.

The Master Bedroom has its own Private Terrace, sheltered from the sun and overlooking the Pool.

The Second Bedroom with a sea view has an American Queen-sized bed and a Single bed. A newly fitted bathroom is across the hall.

The Third Bedroom has two Antique Double beds.

With an ensuite newly built bathroom. Also, all windows have mosquito screens

The interior decor of oatmeal and white, accented by Caribbean blue perfectly complements the home's combination of contemporary and antique furniture. The Living Room, whose windows capture the bright sunshine has a large, flat-screen TV, accompanied by Cable TV channels. A Bose docking station is available to use with iPhone & iPod . WIFI internet access is included and there is an automatic backup generator in case of a power cut.

There is a laundry room with washing machine and antique 'dolly' drying rack, from which your clothes will dry in the Caribbean breeze!

A maid will come after 4th night , which is included in the price. If you require more days or a local Cook to make your stay extra-special, this can be arranged.

The 3 bedrooms have Mitsibishi air con units installed .

Please note , upgrades to bathrooms include Grohe showers & faucets , new vanity cupboards & new windows .

Updated photos to follow ...

There is also a separate one-bedroom cottage which may be rented along with the Villa, giving an option for an extra 3 people to sleep. (See VRBO #558866).

More Details

Owner
Tina Westwood
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 18, 2017

About Tina Westwood

Tina arrived in 1985 as crew aboard a Motor Yacht. She fell in love with the island and its people. She opened two very successful bar/restaurants and is now self-employed as a Yacht Agent and Concierge.

Tina and her daughter live in a cottage on the property, which is totally separate from the Villa and accessed by private path.

Tina Westwood purchased this villa in 1998

Why Tina Westwood chose Saint Paul

The Villa is on a tranquil and breezy peninsula, yet it is only 10-15 minutes drive from all major attractions of the area.

What makes this villa unique

This is a very quiet area, and a calm and relaxing place to unwind, whether you are with friends or family.

Map

Nearest Airport
15.8 Kilometres
VC Bird International
Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
Catamaran Club
Nearest Golf
15 Kilometres
Jolly Harbour
Nearest Beach
0.1 Kilometres
Turtle Bay Beach
Car: necessary

The Yellow House is located on a quiet, breezy peninsula, with historic Nelson's Dockyard, Art Galleries, shopping, groceries, liquor store, laundry, hair dressers & beauty salons, small gym, tennis courts, squash courts, watersports, horse riding, nightlife & restaurants only 10-15 minutes away.

Amenities

Saint Paul Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible
  • /
  • Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Max. adults: 7
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Smoking allowed ...
  • AC only in bedrooms & must be turned off when leaving a room & when unit on , bedroom door closed . Water is scarce in Antigua ...use sparingly !
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , His & hers vessel sinks
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 2 double
  • Master bedroom has a king size bed & en suite bathroom, which has a roll top bath, separate shower & his & hers wash basins
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Fabulous Ocean View Villa with Pool (Special summer rates, please enquire)
average rating of 4.885714 based on 35 reviews
5

We're coming back and staying longer next year

  • 5 of 5

Yellow house is clean, beautiful, and spacious. My family and I rented the villa for eight days, and enjoyed our stay. Tina and Tony are very helpful from beginning to end. The house was well stocked with linens, clean white towels, beach towels, beach toys for kids.

The kitchen had all the pots and utensils you would ever need. They even had dishes and utensils for children ( my kids are five and three years old, so it was nice to have these.

The view from this villa is amazing. We spent most of our time on the back porch enjoying the view and the island breeze. My kids loved the pool and the lush garden with the beautiful flamboyant tree.

I have visited Antigua many times, and thanks to the yellow house this was our best trip.

We will definitely be back next year for a loner stay.

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for great review Marva ! Happy to hear you will return & for longer next summer :) Sorry I just missed you , arrived back on island on Sunday ........maybe next year :)
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5

Fantastic

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful views across harbour. Spacious, clean and owner very accommodating.

  • Submitted: Nov 5, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing Holidays

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at the Yellow House this year again and loved it as much as the previous year. Everything was perfect, the kitchen so well equipped, the living room comfortable, airy and breezy, the rooms and bathrooms spotless and perfect for our family of 2 adults and 4 children, the pool and garden, we love the Yellow House and look forward to coming back to it another time!

Tina is always improving the house, so it is immaculate and beautifully decorated, and Tony the housekeeper does the best bed ever while everything is absolutely spotless.

If you need advice, bookings and tips, Tina will be delighted to help with a smile. Thanks again and see you soon!

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Fantastic Views, Great Villa with all you need

  • 4 of 5

We spent 12 days at Yellow House in late July and had a wonderful time. The villa owner Tina could not have been more helpful. A car is needed and she booked us a great SUV which met us at the airport and the hire manager Rasheed even escorted us to the villa - about 25 minutes drive from the airport.

Yellow house is located at the end of a peninsula with fantastic views over Falmouth Harbour which can be enjoyed from the plentiful pool loungers. The Villa is spacious and very well equipped. Tony the house keeper was friendly and it was great to come back from a day out and find the place regularly cleaned with new towels and bed linen (Thanks again Tony).

We spent some days out exploring the beautiful island and recommend the Fig Tree Drive through the rain forest on way to the beaches around Jolly Habour. The capital St Johns is worth a visit and take in Lunch at Hemmingways overlooking the hustle and bustle of the main street was great (go for the local special - it will not disappoint and great service). A morning at Stingray City is something we will never forget, even our 3 year old had his photo with the Giant Fish. Closer to Yellow House try a relaxing day at Pigeon Beech, it is great for all, soft sand and calm sea for young children and also some snorkeling for older ones. Make sure you make the visit to Nelson's Dockyard and if you fancy a treat take a great lunch at Boom Restaurant and then while away the afternoon with a cocktail or two next to their pool.

We had a great time at Yellow House and would definitely recommend it to families who want a well equipped and relaxing location. Thanks again Tina, we may well come back in the future.

  • Submitted: Sep 9, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Fantastic Views, Great Villa with all you need

  • 4 of 5

We spent 12 days at Yellow House in late July and had a wonderful time. The villa owner Tina could not have been more helpful. A car is needed and she booked us a great SUV which met us at the airport and the hire manager Rasheed even escorted us to the villa - about 25 minutes drive from the airport.

Yellow house is located at the end of a peninsula with fantastic views over Falmouth Harbour which can be enjoyed from the plentiful pool loungers. The Villa is spacious and very well equipped. Tony the house keeper was friendly and it was great to come back from a day out and find the place regularly cleaned with new towels and bed linen (Thanks again Tony).

We spent some days out exploring the beautiful island and recommend the Fig Tree Drive through the rain forest on way to the beaches around Jolly Habour. The capital St Johns is worth a visit and take in Lunch at Hemmingways overlooking the hustle and bustle of the main street was great (go for the local special - it will not disappoint and great service). A morning at Stingray City is something we will never forget, even our 3 year old had his photo with the Giant Fish. Closer to Yellow House try a relaxing day at Pigeon Beech, it is great for all, soft sand and calm sea for young children and also some snorkeling for older ones. Make sure you make the visit to Nelson's Dockyard and if you fancy a treat take a great lunch at Boom Restaurant and then while away the afternoon with a cocktail or two next to their pool.

We had a great time at Yellow House and would definitely recommend it to families who want a well equipped and relaxing location. Thanks again Tina, we may well come back in the future.

  • Submitted: Sep 9, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing property - beautiful location, well equipped, very helpful owner and staff. Highly recommend

  • 5 of 5

We have just had a fantastic two week stay at Yellow House - what an incredible place! The location and views over English Harbour are outstanding, the sea breezes and the open layout of the house meant it was always comfortable even in mid-summer. We've stayed in many villas over the years, and I can honestly say that none have been as well or thoughtfully equipped as Yellow House. The rooms are spacious, beautifully decorated and spotlessly clean. Thank you Tina and Tony for making our first trip to Antigua a memorable one - it won't be the last!

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $400

50% deposit upon confirmation of rental, non-refundable if not cancelled prior to 10 weeks in advance of booking. remainder is due 6 weeks prior to guest arrival. payment by wire transfer, including fees. no credit cards accepted.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.