St John Villa Rental Photos and Description
House, 5 Bedrooms, 7 (5 ensuite) Baths, (Sleeps 10)
Hawksview Estate offers a luxury villa situated on five very private acres within the Virgin Islands National Park boundaries. Hawksview Estate is located on the north shore of St. John, on the ridge top between Hawksnest Bay and world renowned Trunk Bay, providing a panorama of breathtaking views. The vista varies from St. Thomas and the Caribbean Sea to the west, the deep blue Atlantic Ocean to the north, stretching east to the nearby British Virgin Islands, encompassing more than thirty separate islands and cays.
A private drive leads from the North Shore Road to the Estate, concluding at the vintage brick and Portuguese limestone courtyard entry. Plant life is abundant throughout the Estate's acreage, and includes an herb and vegetable garden within stone walled ruins. The Estate's abundant landscape shows off the vibrant colors and delicate hues of tropical flora and fauna, amid pathways and walking trails that wind throughout the Estate. The property is completely enclosed by fencing, with access gained through an electronic gate, providing guests with total privacy.
The superior architecture of Hawksview Estate captures the essence of old world sophistication and charm in its lofty exposed beam ceilings and gracefully arched windows and doors. Rich mahogany woodwork frames the Estate house portals, and the interior floors are tiled in Bulgarian limestone and Italian marble. Hawksview Estate's tasteful West Indian architecture showcases the myriad of pristine natural beauty visible at every glance from within the villa, while the stylish mix of Caribbean and European furnishings harmonize to create a casual and comfortable ambiance.
The Villa offers four (4) bedroom suites, each with an individual, trellised balcony taking in the stunning views that surround Hawksview Estate. Each bedroom has an in-suite bath, decorated with custom-crafted Italian tile in an individual color scheme. All bathrooms have rain shower heads, and each suite contains a telephone, internet connection, and satellite television. All suites have climate control air conditioning. A studio suite, complete with in-suite bath, is located on the west side of the courtyard. The Studio suite is appointed with a queen size, platform bed and offers the same amenities as the bedroom suites. On the upper level, the Great Room opens on to the pool verandah, which provides ample shade for relaxing and reading. Beyond lies the forty foot long infinity edge pool. The pool is perfect for swimming laps, or to just drift and take in the magnificent panorama that surrounds Hawksview Estate. Adjacent to the pool is a spacious hot water spa. The Estate house contains four (4) dining venues, a gourmet kitchen complete with Viking range and outdoor Viking grill station. On the lower level, Hawksview Estate contains a home theater with 51 inch Sony flat screen television and DVD player with surround sound. Neighboring the theater is a fitness room, containing Gym and laundry facilities are provided for guest use. Hawksview Estate's rental rate includes daily housekeeping.
To ensure the comfort of Hawksview Estate guests and to assist in planning and pre-arranging activities, the estate managers, Marvin Barndt and Vicki Bell reside, on the property in private quarters located a short distance away from the Estate house.
House has 5brs: 3 Kings bedrooms, 1 Queen bedroom, 1 bedroom has 2 over-sized twins that cannot be pushed together. Children in cribs not counted towards maximum occupancy.