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Luna Bella, Breathtaking Down Island Views of St John & the BVI's! *FREE WIFI*

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 950 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-4)

Spectacular, unobstructed views of St John and the British Virgin Islands from the huge private balcony and every room in this very beautiful and private one bedroom, one bath condo. A spacious Superior Suite featuring a sunken living room and dining room, full kitchen with microwave, coffee maker and blender, new high efficiency air conditioning, king bed, queen sofa bed, tropical rattan furnishings - newly reupholstered.

Watch the sun rise over St John as you sip your morning coffee on the deck, planning your day's adventures.

Watch the moon rise over the British Virgin Islands as you enjoy your evening cocktail, relaxing under the stars.

Perched on a hillside, overlooking the Caribbean Sea and the British Virgin Islands, this spacious condo is surrounded with fragrant and unusual tropical flora, secluded nature trails and scenic vistas. The balcony, accessible only from inside the condo, offers the ultimate in privacy.

Amenities include two beaches, three swimming pools, Pangas - casual beach bar/grill, Blue Agave - a hilltop gourmet restaurant, shuttle bus around resort, 24 hour security, small gym, gift shop, laundry.

Short walk to famous Coki Beach and Coral World Aquarium, diving, parasailing, snuba, snorkeling, windsurfing, jet-skis, sailboat, catamaran and power boat trips. Five minute ride to Redhook where you can catch the ferry to St John, Tortola, Jost Van Dyke or Virgin Gorda. Redhook also has great nightlife, restaurants and a gourmet food market.

The most sought after 'D' unit in the Point Pleasant Resort, high up on the hill for spectacular down island views, fantastic breezes, total privacy and security even on the balcony (safe even from the mosquitos and no-see-ums who prefer it lower down)!

Not just another hotel room at the beach. This is an eco-resort with unparalleled views in a lush tropical setting. Walk the winding trails in the 15 acre nature preserve and encounter hummingbirds, iguanas, and other wildlife. Relax on your balcony and fall in love with one of the most beautiful views in the Caribbean. You'll want to return again and again...

***** NO PASSPORT REQUIRED, IT'S THE USA CARIBBEAN *****

DON'T BE FOOLED! Luna Bella has spectacular direct ocean views not only on the huge balcony, but also from every room inside the condo (not just from one corner of the balcony as other condos - look closely at the photos)!!!

Actual Guest Book Excerpt:

'THE VIEWS WERE SPECTACULAR AND THE MINUTE THE DOOR OPENED TO YOUR CONDO AND WE COULD IMMEDIATELY SEE THE VIEW, WE KNEW WE WERE GOING TO HAVE A GOOD TIME!!!'

******* FREE WIFI IN CONDO *******

*** Free Welcome Bottle of Rum & Coke! ***

*** Free starter Coffee & Creamer ***

*** Free starter toiletries ***

*** Free Resort Shuttle! ***

Keywords: st thomas vacation rental, point pleasant resort, virgin island vacation rental, direct ocean views, east end

More Details

Owner
Sue
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 17, 2017

About Sue

I love vacationing at my Luna Bella Condo in the Point Pleasant Resort, it is truly a dream come true! And many of my guests feel the same way, because after staying at Luna Bella, they have also purchased condos at Point Pleasant!

I'm also a Realtor in Hollywood Beach Florida, another great vacation destination.

Sue purchased this condo in 2004

Why Sue chose Smith Bay

Our condo in the Point Pleasant Resort is not just another hotel room at the beach. This is a private gated eco-resort with unparalleled views in a lush tropical setting. We fell in love with the spectacular views and the unique architecture of the whole property - very unlike a typical vacation condo. And we love the split level layout of our condo, perfectly designed so that there are spectacular ocean views from every room! One day we hope to retire to our dream condo in the USA Caribbean!

What makes this condo unique

You'll love walking the winding trails in the 15 acre nature preserve and encountering hummingbirds, iguanas, and other wildlife. Or relaxing on your balcony, watching the sunrise over one of the most beautiful views in the Caribbean. There are 3 pools that are never crowded, 2 great restaurants - a funky beach/bar grill right in the water and an open air gourmet seafood restaurant up the hill. There are 2 beaches on the property, and just 3 minutes from Coki Beach / Coral World and Lindqvist Beach. And we're only 5 minutes from Redhook where there are plenty of restaurants/bars, and the ferries to St John and the British Virgin Islands! It's a very romantic place and we have many couples honeymooning and celebrating their anniversaries! There's also a concierge desk in the lobby to help you make reservations for boating, scuba, snorkeling and dinner throughout the island! You'll want to return again and again!

***FREE WIFI INSIDE CONDO UNIT***

Guestbook comments from the owner

Hi Susan,

This is Lynda. My husband, daughter and I were enthralled with your Luna Bella condo balcony view on our Dec 26 - Jan 1 stay. Thank you. A great bed, wonderful breeze, and so many memories made.
Dec 2014
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Amenities

Smith Bay Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
Building Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 950 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront
  • Resort ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Filtered Water
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • separate toilet room
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5
  • King size beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen size sofa bed in livingroom.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Beach Towels
  • Gated Community
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Walkway to Water
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Outdoor Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Iron, Linens, Alarm Clock, Hair Dryer, Exceptional Down Island Views of St John & the BVI's, Huge Private Balcony, nature trails. *** FREE WIFI INSIDE CONDO *** *** WALK TO MARGARITAVILLE ***

Reviews

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Luna Bella, Breathtaking Down Island Views of St John & the BVI's! *FREE WIFI*
average rating of 4.609756 based on 64 reviews
Summerville, SC
5

Guestbook Comment

  • 5 of 5

We had an absolutely great time at the condo in St. Thomas. We couldn't have asked for a better place to stay. We will be returning as there is

no other place we'd rather stay on St. Thomas.

Thanks again,

Chad and Sandie Morgan

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2007
  • Stayed: June 2007
  • Source: HomeAway
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Amazing vacation home for small family.

  • 5 of 5

Luna Bella was the perfect unit for my two daughters and myself. The views were spectacular and even though the beach and restaurant were quite a hike down the hill, we loved walking the property. Resort staff were super friendly. The unit was very well furnished and the bed was very comfortable. The sofa bed might be a little rough for an adult but was fine for my 11 year old daughter. We loved the snorkeling gear! My only suggestion would be to bring your own beach towels if you want something other than standard bath towels on the beach. Thank you Sue for the use of your wonderful condo! ~Kayja, Olivia, and Willow,

Bend, Oregon

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Burns stay

  • 4 of 5

Great time. We left some recommendations for future renters on the table for management and the owner.

  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing Location and views!

  • 5 of 5

My girlfriend and I just stayed here for a week. Would defiantly stay here again.

  • Submitted: May 17, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Matthew, So glad you and your girlfriend had a great time. I'm visiting in August with my daughter and grandson and I can't wait to see those spectacular down island views! Hopefully it will be a full moon and I'll see it rising over the islands! Please come stay at Luna Bella again for your loyalty discount!
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5

St Thomas charm with amazing views!

  • 5 of 5

I had a great stay at this adorable condo! Equipped with everything you could need. Beautiful property with tons of amenities and the view is everything! It is outdated in decor but that charm is everything I know about St Thomas. It's a place you go to leave your makeup at home and trade heels for flip flops. Waking up in bed and your direct view is a beautiful mountain, islands in the distance, and the bluest ocean is exactly what I was wanting. Sue was so helpful and picked up every time I called, she even accommodated our request for a later check out as we had a jeep and needed to store our luggage. I absolutely recommend to stay here! I plan on returning to stay here! Loved the convenience of being so close (5 min drive) to red hook, grocery stores, restaurants, the ferry, and some of my favorite beaches on island.

  • Submitted: Jan 23, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Atlanta, GA
3

Beautiful view and lovely tradewinds but condo needs TLC

  • 3 of 5

We stayed in Luna Bella at Point Pleasant for five weeks as a retirement gift to ourselves in Aug-Sep. The best feature of the condo is the balcony with spectacular, sweeping views of Pillsbury Sound and 10 islands. We eagerly awakened before dawn each morning to watch gorgeous, memorable sunrises while sipping coffee. Among the positives of the unit are a good A/C, reupholstered living room furniture, refreshed bedspread and towels, WiFi, and cable TV. The starter items (coffee and filters, a few spices, paper towels, dishwashing soap, toilet tissue, shampoo, soap) were much appreciated. Also, there's a large selection of bed pillows, so there should be something to suit everyone. The manager, Bernadette, was responsive to our needs (broom and plunger, as well as scheduling periodic cleaning of the unit). However, the unit overall is in need of TLC. There is a video of the unit online, and it's fairly indicative of condition. The sofa sags in the middle, the grouting around the tile throughout the unit was badly stained and in need of deep cleaning or replacement, the oven and dishes in the cabinet were left dirty, stovetop burners lopsided, the fridge door rusty, and one lower kitchen cabinet door loose and secured by a rubber band. There are two smaller windows with no glass. Especially as one is directly on the landing, this means you may hear noise from neighbors in adjoining condos. We had neighbors come and go (and yell) at all hours of the night for two of our five weeks. It's a luck of the draw. In the bedroom, there is only a shutter that gapes at the window, concerning to us since mosquitos were in the unit and I'm a real magnet! We were told the screen would not be replaced during our stay, but we found an old, grimy screen under the bed, cleaned it, and jammed it into the opening with plastic bags to plug holes. It was okay, and a solution, but not ideal. Overall, this condo is best suited for the independent traveler who intends to dine out and spend little time in the unit. If you can get a good rate, it may be worth staying here for a few days, as Point Pleasant really is a lovely, low-key eco resort with magnificent views from the unit and the three swimming pools; otherwise, pay a few extra dollars for another unit, for more comfort.

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
12 Miles
Cyril E King International Airport
Nearest Barpub
Shoreline Bar & Grill - in the resort
Nearest Ferry
3 Miles
Redhook
Nearest Restaurant
Shoreline Bar & Grill & Margaritaville
Nearest Beach
Sugar Beach - in the resort, just down the hill
Nearest Point of Interest
Coki Beach
Nearest Point of Interest
Coral World Aquarium
Nearest Point of Interest
RedHook
Nearest Point of Interest
St John
Nearest Point of Interest
Lindqvist Beach
Car: recommended

Gated, eco-resort with winding nature trails with abundant fauna & flora, Beaches, onsite Restaurants: Shoreline - a Beach Bar/Grill, 3 pools, 3 miles to the ferries, nightlife & grocery at Redhook, Walk to Coki Beach and Coral World Aquarium. Next door to MARGARITAVILLE!

Complimentary WIFI in unit, resort shuttle!

Free welcome bottle of rum & coke!

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $100 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $200
Tax Rate 12.5%

No Pets.
No Smoking inside the condo.
Check in after 3pm. Check out by 11am.
No cancellation, but will refund dates able to rebook (minus a 15% cancellation fee)
5% discount for returning guests!!!
*** Free Welcome Bottle of Rum & Coke! ***
*** Free Shuttle! ***

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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