GRANDVIEW: PERCHED 150 FEET ABOVE WESTIN RESORT IN CHOC HOLE QUIET NEIGHBORHOOD

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Mark Shekleton, Seaview Homes. Inc.

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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
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GRANDVIEW: PERCHED 150 FEET ABOVE WESTIN RESORT IN CHOC HOLE QUIET NEIGHBORHOOD

Chocolate Hole House Rental Photos and Description

3 Bedroom w/Queen Bed in Loft, 3 Bath Home w/ Gorgeous Water & Boat View

True to its name, Grandview offers fabulous water views looking west toward the picture perfect Great Cruz Bay, the neighboring islands of St. James and St. Thomas and the glistening, blue waters of the Caribbean. Grandview is a casually inviting St. John vacation home that is constructed of exotic island cyprus hardwoods and oozes with charm! It is located in a quiet but convenient neighborhood and has steps from the back yard to Great Cruz Bay Road, which allows quick access by public road to the Westin Resort beach as well as a running route named as one of most desirable and scenic by Runner's Magazine. There is vehicle traffic on the road to be aware of that moves in the opposite direction from the States!

The home offers 3 A/C bedrooms plus a queen sleeping loft in addition to the 3rd bedroom, and 3 full baths, one being a newly built Euro Bath w/shower that is en suite to the newly built 3rd bedroom. Two showers are open air but fully enclosed and private. There is a fully equipped kitchen with a new ice machine, juicer, gas stove and a gas grill on the deck. There is also 2 seating areas facing the ocean with WiFI Internet, Cable TV, DVD and a Bose i-Pod player. The great room has high ceilings and ceiling fans with new track lighting and feels wonderfully open and airy! There are slider doors on the front and back of the house to maximize usage of the gentle trade wind breezes and enjoy the wonderful feel of being so close to Great Cruz Bay from the Bay side!. There is also a new outdoor laundry allowing one not to miss a moment of the awesome views even while performing the daily, mundane chore of doing laundry!

A 4 ft. deck wraps around 3 sides of the house with a NEW 10'X10' private wood deck which offers an Italian marble slab dining table and 8 new comfy dining chairs, covered by a 10'x10' Sunbrella cantelever offset canopy umbrella for comfortable eating and conversation (indoor dining set as well).There is also a NEW 8'x14' coral stone tile deck off the new bedroom allowing morning coffee, a glass of nightly wine or enjoying the gentle trade winds! Grandview offers abundant privacy and a wonderful opportunity to unwind. The 2 king bedrooms offer amazing ocean views and fabulous sunsets with the comfort of Sleep Number Beds further offering the chance for a restful vacation!

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Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only

Mark Shekleton, Seaview Homes. Inc.

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Our family of 6 from Winston-Salem, NC first visited St. John in March 2005 and fell in love with God's creation of the beautiful Caribbean Sea, wonderful warm weather, and the fact that most of the island is preserved as national forest. We so enjoy the sounds of the tree lizards and iguanas at night and the ability to snorkel, scuba dive, paddle board, or rent a boat during the day at the beach just down from the house. We have experienced owning a 2nd home at Bald Head Island, NC since 1994 and enjoy island life so much but sought a warmer winter climate. We began looking for a St John property in 2012 that could accommodate our family during times we could escape to the island with the goal of taking our experience of building and renovating at Bald Head Island to an additional adventure on St. John. We are extremely blessed to have such an opportunity and are excited to offer what we feel is a uniquely located, cozy home to others who may appreciate it as much as our family!

Mark Shekleton, Seaview Homes. Inc. purchased this house in 2013

The location is very convenient to town where the dining is world class and the shopping is fun! We also love the friendly and quiet feel of the neighborhood, yet the closeness to the Westin where we can go pay to use the fitness facility and spa, or just go enjoy the restaurant, beach, and other offered activities thru the resort such as day snorkel trips to other nearby islands or even daily boat rental.

Location, View, Close Drive to Town, Close Drive to North Shore Beaches, Closeness to Westin Resort and a Convenient Circle Drive to Park Your Car at the House! We love sitting on the wrap around porch and new deck in the evening watching the awesome sunsets and ensuing twilight as it approaches! Eventually you are gazing at the stars and the distant lights of St. Thomas!

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
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Reviews

Property Reviews

Grandview: Perched 150 Feet Above Westin Resort in Choc Hole Quiet Neighborhood
average rating of 5.0 based on 3 reviews
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Grandview: Perched 150 Feet Above Westin Resort in Choc Hole Quiet Neighborhood
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p3473968
+1 888 625-2963
Chocolate Hole St John
5

Our escape from the snow!

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Apr 7, 2014
  • Stayed: Feb 2014
Grandview is a great house! The pictures don't do it justice but know that if you rent it you will find it very comfortable and roomy with great views of the cove and beach from the deck. My wife and I spent a week here and wish we could have stayed 2. We had coffee each morning on the deck along with an Iguana that thought he was hidden in a nearby tree (great idea having binoculars right there for us!). The sunsets are pretty spectacular as well! We even saw both ends of a rainbow from the deck during a rain shower.

This was our first stay in Cruz Bay, having stayed previously in Coral Bay. Grandview is in a nice quiet neighborhood and is very convenient to multiple grocery stores, lots of great restaurants and all the spectacular beaches on the island.

Needless to say, we love St John and we love this house. We look forward to renting it again soon!!!
Owner's Response: Thank you Rich and Bess for your kind comments! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay! Glad you got to visit with the local iguana neighbor! We look forward to having you again!
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Grandview: Perched 150 Feet Above Westin Resort in Choc Hole Quiet Neighborhood
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p3473968
+1 888 625-2963
Chocolate Hole St John
Ivoryton, CT, USA
5

The perfect winter escape!!

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Feb 13, 2014
  • Stayed: Jan 2014
This is a loved home, not a hotel or rental. My husband and I had a spectacular two weeks at Grandview - and the view.... oh the view each morning from the very comfortable bed!!! We cooked dinner for 8 and had wonderful meals outside on the deck - our friends always wanted to come to our place - the house is so comfortable an homey you can't help but fall in love with it.
We had one very minor issue, a broken blender, and it was replaced within an few hours. Seaview Homes was a delight to deal with and this property is one of the nicest we have ever stayed in. You will see us next year ... hopefully for 3 weeks.
Thank you for restoring us to human beings again.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Jennifer, Thank you so very much for your very kind comments! We feel so blessed to be able to offer Grandview to others to enjoy as much as we do as a family. We would love to have your family next year and hopefully we will have added other amenities planned of a large covered deck off the back and a large hot tub or endless pool. We are obtaining permits now. We look forward to your next stay!
Helpful votes: 1/1
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Grandview: Perched 150 Feet Above Westin Resort in Choc Hole Quiet Neighborhood
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p3473968
+1 888 625-2963
Chocolate Hole St John
5

Enchanted paradise

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Feb 2, 2014
  • Stayed: Jan 2014
My wife of 20 years and I had some of our best time at this comfortable home. Let me tell you the pictures of this awesome house don't give it justice! Oh the view... You could see the Westin bay from any room of this house. A short walk and you are sunbathing on one of the best beaches of the world. This house has a wonderful vibes to it , it is spiritual in some way. Book it!
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you Kalim and Paula for your very kind comments! We are so glad that Grandview provided a wonderful, restful place for you to get away to! We would love to have you visit again soon!
Helpful votes: 1/1

Map

Nearest Airport
8 Miles
Charlotte Amalie
Nearest Ferry
3 Miles
Cruz Bay
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Great Cruz Bay
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Westin Resort Beach Cafe and Bar
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
St. Thomas
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Westin Resort
Car: necessary

Grandview sits 150 ft above Great Cruz Bay looking West. The Westin Hotel resort is a short walk or drive from Grandview! St. John Market is less than a mile away for fresh groceries! Beware that the walk is on a road with vehicular traffic!

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Availability & Rates

Chocolate Hole House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
Per person
Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Minimum Stay
 
Off season 2 people
Apr 13 2014 - Dec 18 2014
$1,800
3 nights
 
Notes: 3-4 persons $2250 5-6 persons $2500 7-8 persons $2850   
 
Christmas Holiday
Dec 19 2014 - Jan 4 2015
$4,200
7 nights
 
Notes: Flat rate during Christmas Holiday.   

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 10.0%

Amenities

Chocolate Hole House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Ocean View
Theme:
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Wireless Internet
  • Parking
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
  • Safe
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Telephone
  • Linens Provided
Kitchen:
  • Pantry Items
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Stove ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Blender
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Oven
  • Microwave
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Dining ...
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 Master - toilet , shower , Private enclosed outdoor shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Private enclosed outdoor shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , New Euro Bath with shower added October 2013
  • The 3rd bathroom is new and en suite. It is a self contained room with Grohe hand shower, toilet, and sink. The other 2 showers are outside the bathrooms and are enclosed but open air - totally private .
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Sleep Number King Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , Sleep Number King Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 queen , Queen Bed w/En Suite Euro Bath plus Queen Bed in Loft
Entertainment:
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • DVD Player
Outside:
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Large Cooler
  • Small Cooler
  • Wood Deck
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Deck Furniture
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
Attractions:
  • ruins
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • duty free shops
  • bay/sound
  • forests
  • churches
  • reefs
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • sight seeing
  • gambling casinos
  • bird watching
  • walking
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • eco tourism
Local Services & Businesses:
  • medical services
  • hospital
  • Babysitter
  • massage therapist
  • groceries
  • ATM/bank
  • laundromat
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • paragliding
  • tennis
  • snorkeling
  • jet skiing
  • basketball court
  • sailing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The town of Cruz Bay with it's Restaurants and shops is a 6-7 minute drive from Grandview and the Westin Resort is a short stroll from the back yard by way of road with vehicular traffic.Beware that the road is a routinely used road for local traffic and that traffic moves in the opposite direction of traffic in the states!

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