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MAKE THIS TROPICAL OASIS YOUR HOME AWAY FROM HOME.

C. D. Cortes

Advertiser since: 2013
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Speaks: english, spanish
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 nights

C. D. Cortes

Advertiser since: 2013
Speaks: english, spanish
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MAKE THIS TROPICAL OASIS YOUR HOME AWAY FROM HOME.

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 nights

Overview

Overview

St. Croix House Rental Photos and Description

2 Bedroom, 1 Bath With Ocean Views And Tropical Breezes.

Private home situated side of mountain offers panoramic ocean views from every room, mature tropical fruit trees, landscaping and trade winds breezes. 2 bedrooms 1 king bed, 1 queen bed, and 1 queen air mattress, sleeps 6. Home is close to beautiful white sand beaches, restaurants, local attractions and shopping.

Spacious living room with adjoining porch overlooking Caribbean Sea and lush foliage. Dining area,

Fully equipped kitchen – stove/oven, refrigerator, microwave, drinking water fountain, cooking utensils, pots & pans, dishes, glassware, cutlery, tableware

Ceiling fans in every room

Cable TV, DVD payer, Wi-Fi

Washing machine

Why settle for hotel room when you can rent an entire house with the space and privacy you need.

Activities

Watersports – swimming, snorkeling, sailing, deep sea fishing, kayaking, paragliding, windsurfing and scuba diving (dive a wall that drops 13,000 feet (St. Croix is the only place in the region that can boast that), trip to Buck Island Reef Underwater National Park (a must see).

Golfing, horseback riding, hiking, biking, explore rain forest, Whim Greathouse Museum, 2 Forts, botanical gardens, Cruzan Rum Distillery, duty free shopping.

Nightime entertainment – music, fine dining and casino.

No passports needed for US Citizens.

Close to public transportation, but car is recommended.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
C. D. Cortes (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2013
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Speaks: english, spanish

About C. D. Cortes

I grew up and got married in NYC and moved to St Croix in 1971. I love St. Croix. My three children grew up in St. Croix, one was born on there. It's a wonderful place for children to grow up on. I lived and worked there for 37 years. I am now living in Florida but do hope to return to St. Croix. There is no better place to live or to vacation in.

C. D. Cortes purchased this house in 1973

Why C. D. Cortes chose St. Croix

The view from this property is fantastic. Every room offers a wonderful sea view. The trade winds breezes that go throughout the house are marvelous and keeps the house comfortable especially at night. There are many mature fruit trees such as mango, plumb(Caribbean), genip, sour sop, carambola, sugar apples, guavas, and limes that I planted because I love these fruits.

What makes this house unique

The house is located on the West End of St. Croix which offer the most beautiful white sand beaches on St. Croix. My very favorite is Dorch Beach. The snorkeling is great at this beach and it is only 5 minutes away from the house.

Why HomeAway

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 nights
Book with confidence
Book with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
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Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

Reviews

4.8
based on 4 traveler reviews

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average rating of 4.75 based on 4 reviews
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5

This property is beautiful and welcoming.

  • 5 of 5
The island of St.Croix is a dream vacation for families. The property is very close to the best beaches on the island. My children tried Stand up Paddle at Freedom City as recommended by the Owner. She was very helpful and gave us many "insider tips" about the island. They loved exploring the home and the land surrounding the house. They climbed trees, saw an iguana right up close and ate mangoes and star fruit every day. The home was so clean and comfortable and the view from the porch is extraordinary. We were able to eat at home (there is a super market 5 mins away) but we also ate out at local restaurants. I will return next year and I hope to stay here again.
  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for this wonderful review. I just love this home. My favorite thing to do there is to just lay back on one of the lounge chairs on the porch with tall glass of lemonade (lemons grown on property) and enjoy the awesome sea view. Best place to unwind. I am so glad you enjoyed the home, the beautiful nearby beaches and St Croix. See you again on your next vacation. Best wishes,
C.D. Cortes.
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5

Great location and very helpful owner !

  • 5 of 5
We appreciated very much since the beginning contacts with Carmen who answered all our questions about property, car rental, activities, restaurants and other islands. Upon arrival we found all the needed information and everything was as expected with no surprises and all was very clean.
The house is conveniently situated on little hill with very quiet surroundings (with no rooster around...), though close to grocery shopping, Armstrong Ice Cream, restaurants and Frederiksted. The garden (mango time...) and the balcony with great views were appreciated.
We enjoyed snorkelling at Frederiksted pier, even at first a bit skeptical about doing that in a harbour. We found nice calm conditions, clear waters with lots of fishes, corals, turtles and even some sea horses. Diving with N2TheBlue was also a great experience.
We would definitely return to St-Croix and this property.
  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Nadia & Michel,

Thank you for the wonderful review and for choosing my home for your vacation. I look forward to having your family back on your next vacation. I am thrilled that the family had such a good time in St. Croix. Until the next time, my best wishes for you and the family.
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St. Croix US Virgin Islands
Melbourne, FL
4

Great place for the price

  • 4 of 5
I have stayed at this property for years. Last summer I went there twice, first I went with my two children and husband, later my husband and I went just to do some scuba diving. We enjoy staying in this home because it is very open and airy. You can see the beautiful sea view from every room. It has a spacious patio and a large porch overlooking the valley and sea view. We had everything we needed to cook at home. The home is nicely furnished. The children enjoy picking and eating the fruits. Last year the mangos were plentiful and they were delicious. My kids would go pick them then sit on the porch and eat them for breakfast. The porch is also my favorite spot to read during the day or star gazing at night. There is such a nice breeze through the house you don’t need to turn on the fans.
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The beach is only a few minutes away by car from the house and that’s where we spend most of our days. We are already making plans for our trip back next summer. We can’t wait to go back.
  • Submitted: Feb 10, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the lovely review. I look forward to having your family in my home again. My regards to the hubby and children. CC
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5

Amazing sea view form the Patio, Lovely property

  • 5 of 5
St. Croix is beautiful and this home was perfect for our family. We cooked daily in the quaint kitchen. The beaches were less than 10 mins from the house. Our favorites are Dorche and Rainbow in Frederiksted. The house is clean and airy. The patio over looks the property with a amazing view of the sunrise and sunset. A nice surprise was the fast reliable internet. We ate fresh mango and star fruit from the many fruit tress on the property. Make sure you hike up to the tide pools and visit Cane bay. The owner is very responsive and gave us many ideas or where to go. I am already planning a a trip for this summer. I would recommend this property for families.
  • Submitted: Feb 6, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your wonderful review.

Hope to see your family this summer.

Map

Map

Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Paquito's Restaurant, Villa Morales
Car: recommended

You can take up paddle boarding at Tres Veho, or dive the Frederiksted pier. History buff's can visit the Whim plantation and Fort Frederik. All of these attractions can be found less than a 10 minute drive from Casa Cortes. For suggestions please contact the owner.

Photos

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Rates & Availability

Rates & Availability

From $115 Per night

St. Croix House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
Per property
Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer rates
Apr 16 - Dec 1
5 night minimum stay
$115
$735
 
 
Winter rates
Dec 2 - Apr 15
5 night minimum stay
$150
$910
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
$115
$735
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $100
Property Damage Protection $49
Tax Rate 10.0%
Notes There is a 10% Virgin Islands tourism tax.

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Amenities

St. Croix House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • There is a tub and shower combo.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • The master bedroom has a king size bed, built in furniture with plenty drawers, Chest of drawers, full size closet space and a ceiling fan. The guest bedroom has a queen bed, with a full closet, plenty of built in drawers and small table.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • rain forests
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Everyone that has lived or vacationed in this home have always loved it. I do. You will too. My most memorable moments were spent on the balcony/porch that overlooks the Caribbean Sea with a book in one hand and a drink in the other.

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