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ON SEA, STUNNING VIEW, PRIVATE GAZEBO & PRIVATE PATH TO WATER

William Pinney

Advertiser since: 2007
Speaks: english, french, spanish, portuguese
Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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William Pinney

Advertiser since: 2007
Speaks: english, french, spanish, portuguese
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Calendar last updated:
October 29, 2014
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ON SEA, STUNNING VIEW, PRIVATE GAZEBO & PRIVATE PATH TO WATER

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

Overview

Frigate Bay Condo Rental Photos and Description

2 bedrooms, 1 bath (sleeps 3+1)

Condo overlooks the Caribbean Sea and beaches of Frigate Bay with nothing to block the view. Private gazebo, and this is the only condo in the development with a path to the ocean. Private, detached laundry shed and gardens, 2 private parking places. Condo has studio bedroom with kitchenette and separate bedroom with trundle bed (single bed above, pull-out bed from below), suitable for couple plus one adult; or couple plus two younger children.

The Horizons Villas development is located on the Caribbean side of Frigate Bay (the ocean side of St. Kitts is generally too violent for swimming). It’s an easy 5-minute walk along the water or short drive of less than five minutes to the best beach bars, restaurants and swimming in St. Kitts. Marshall’s restaurant, considered one of the top 5 restaurants on the Island, is located on the top level.

Although technically a “condo” located in the beautiful Horizons Villas development, there is no condominium association here, and therefore no condo rules to concern you. This will be your own private residence, similar to a villa, and how you choose to spend your time will not upset anyone. The condo is located at the very end of a road at the very bottom of the 3-level Resort development, and you have an un-restricted view of the sea to the south and west; total privacy from the rest of the development; and the only sounds you will hear are soft waves breaking on the shore and birds singing in the trees. If you want 'romantic,' this is it.

Unit comes with a six-pack of beer, six-pack of regular or diet coke, and a bottle of good rum.

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
William Pinney (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2007
Speaks: english, french, spanish, portuguese

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a wonderful time! Thank you so much for letting us use your place. The location was perfect-- we had most of our breakfasts in the gazebo, and when we wanted to pick up and go it was easy to drive anywhere. We followed some of your restaurant recommendations and were very pleased. We also discovered a new restaurant on the strip in Frigate Bay: Jam Rock. It opened in November, which might be why it wasn't on your list. We went there our first night and I had amazing, freshly caught grouper with a caper sauce. It was so good we went back on our last night! The prices were reasonable and the food was just as tasty as anything we tried at some of the more expensive places.



We managed to prepare a few dinners at the condo, although without my usual cupboard full of ingredients and supplies my options were limited. That was my own fault though-- I had forgotten how when my family did vacation rentals when I was a kid, we'd go someplace that was only a couple hours away and my mom would bring two coolers full of supplies! It probably would have been just as expensive to buy a ton of ingredients, spices, and pans as it would have been to eat out frequently, which we did. But that's okay, we really enjoyed ourselves and saw a lot of the island that way. One night we made some fish from the market in Basseterre with a simple marinade from the store, and it was pretty good!



One thing you may want to consider is adding a paragraph in your welcome packet about the condition in which you would like the condo to be left. When we got there, Mike and I realized that we weren't sure if we should launder all the sheets and towels, etc. at the end of our stay. We bumped into Shelley on our second-to-last day, and she told us that wasn't necessary.



Our experience was overwhelmingly positive. The whole honeymoon was everything we wanted and needed after six months of intense planning.



All the best, Laura
Jul 2011
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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 nights
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Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
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Reviews

Reviews

4.9
based on 15 traveler reviews

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On sea, stunning view, private gazebo & private path to water
average rating of 4.866667 based on 19 reviews
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On sea, stunning view, private gazebo & private path to water
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Frigate Bay St. Kitts
5

Relaxing place, awesome view, good location

  • 5 of 5
2 weeks in St. Kitts of total relaxation and an awesome time.
The suite (there are 2, hint: take Buena Vista), offers an awesome view of Frigate Bay and Nevis Peak. You can hear the splash of waves from the shore below, which makes it very relaxing.
The suite is a fairly large studio, akin to a motel kitchenette suite. It more than suited our needs for the duration of our stay. What we truly loved from this studio was, that it was breezy, just open the patio door, a side window, the access door and it stayed cool (even in 30 degree weather). We even tried to sleep without the AC, but had to give up because of wild roosters in the nearby hills, they start singing at around 3:30AM and do not stop. Despite these roosters, the neighbourhood is quiet.
We did not get to meet the owner in person, but he is genuinely interested in ensuring that your stay is an enjoyable one. He can easily be reached (maybe even too easy that the manager often got overlooked) and will provide complete information whenever requested.
Also thanks to the manager and Rudy the handyman, they helped making our stay enjoyable.

PROS:
Roomy, breezy, quiet. Suite is reasonably well furnished.
Big (new) fridge with a few goodies upon arrival.
Washer and dryer proved useful (are reasonably new too)
Reasonably close (on foot) to the South Frigate Bay watering holes
CONS: Kitchen tools and utensils could use revamping and are limited.

Recommendations for the upcoming traveller:
Car is definitely needed (driving on the left of the road is fun!!!)
Bring along some resealable plastic bags (ziploc type) of various sizes, well worth it.

This suite is good for couples of all ages.
  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Frigate Bay St. Kitts
5

Tropical Paradise.

  • 5 of 5
My fiance and I recently spent a week at the Buena Vista and had a truly wonderful time. The unit is comfortable, nicely accommodated, safe and well situated...and the view is spectacular! The owner couldn't have been nicer and truly made us feel like our satisfaction was his primary concern. We've traveled quite a bit around the Caribbean and are always thinking of new places to visit, however, this time we are already talking about when can we fit another St Kitts/Buena Vista excursion into our travel plans!
  • Submitted: Mar 31, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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On sea, stunning view, private gazebo & private path to water
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Frigate Bay St. Kitts
freeport, pa
5

spectacular view

  • 5 of 5
This was our first trip to St Kitts. This property has the most gorgeous view. It was clean and comfortable. Bill could not have been more helpful. Having stayed at islands that were a bit more "touristy", we had a few things to learn. Bill got us through every bump, and never made us feel as though we were disturbing him. I would recommend this property to anyone considering a visit to St Kitts.
I would suggest renting a car. There are beaches and several beach bars within walking distance along the water(if you are in good physical shape), but there is a lot more on the island to see, and a taxi can get pricey after awhile.
My next trip to St Kitts, I will definitely be staying here again. Thanks Bill, for everything!
  • Submitted: Mar 11, 2014
  • Stayed: Feb 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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On sea, stunning view, private gazebo & private path to water
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Frigate Bay St. Kitts
England
5

Vacation

  • 5 of 5
Having decided to vacation in St Kitts for two weeks in the month of May 2013. We sat about obtaining suitable accommodation to meet our needs. From the various feedback we received, we decided on a location based on the information that Paul and Anna had forward to us. At this point we need to make the reader aware that Paul was very patient answering the numerous questions we asked of him. Not only were his responses speedy but very full, including more information than we had asked for, which was helpful.
The instructions given to reach location from the airport was very clear and correct. The colour photographs which we received did not do justice to the accommodation, facilities and the stunning panoramic views from the location, even the rocky sea shore has it,s own beauty.(Readers please do not be put off by the rocky sea shore, there is a beach of golden sand with clear blue water and a range of facilities less than four minutes walk from the location). The information, support, guidance and assistance we received from Paul before and during, made our stay at the place and in St Kitts a very pleasant and a memroble one.
One reads feedback from individual and or individuals about the places they have stayed and invariably one ask one self the question "Is this really true about the place,scenery,facilities and is the owner that helpful and forth coming with the information?. Well, we have visited and found the feedback which we have read to be consistent with what we experienced. So if you are thinking of spending some time in St Kitts and looking for a place to stay and a very helpful person. Don,t take our word for it, book some time at this accommodation and we are sure that you will come to the same conclusion we came to, that is, a Villa with excellent facilities, stunning panoramic views, a quite location with an accommodating, supportive and helpful person by the name of Paul.
Paul and Anna thank you for allowing to stay at your villal and for making our stay in St Kitts so pleasant and memorable and when we are nex,t there if the accommodation is available, we would certainly like to book it.
  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2013
  • Stayed: May 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Guess it appears Home Away/Vacatoin Rental by Owner decided to edit our names in this review. We're not "Paul and Anna." We're Bill & Raquel, the owners.
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On sea, stunning view, private gazebo & private path to water
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Frigate Bay St. Kitts
5

Great time in St. Kitts

  • 5 of 5
We just returned from our visit to paradise!! We ended up going to St. Kitts because our daughter's boyfriend is in vet school there. We visited him on his break. I must say it is one of the best times we had. The owner of this condo Bill, was so helpful from beginning to end. We have never been to this area before and all the information he provided was accurate and very much appreciated. We highly recommend this rental to anyone. We stayed at the Buena Vista. It was just Great!!! We enjoyed the refreshments that welcomed us, and the priceless views. It is so peaceful and we felt so safe. It was so nice to be able to walk to the beach bars and also snorkle right in front of the condo. We saw alot of amazing fish!! My husband also enjoyed fishing off the rocks in the early morning. The location of the condo is great. Also, the rental price is very reasonable. Bill, thank you so much for allowing us to stay at your place and enjoy your piece of paradise. It was an unforgetable experience!!!
  • Submitted: May 11, 2013
  • Stayed: Apr 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
On sea, stunning view, private gazebo & private path to water
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p379757
Frigate Bay St. Kitts
Connecticut
5

Best value on St Kitts

  • 5 of 5
I just returned froma 10 night stay at Buena Vista, the middle condo. This place is awesome!! Incredible view from your condo day or night. If you do get a car be very careful. You are driving on the left side of the road, which is a little strange to big with, but the taxi drivers and other local's drive very fast and there are alot of pothole's and the round about's are very confusing. Our favorite beach by far was shipwreck beach. They supply beach chairs for a small charge and the food and drinks were very good. We also really liked Marshalls and Rock Lobster for a nice dinner. Do not try the french place, very misleading on pricing. Food was pretty good but way too expensive!! If you want to go to St. Kitts I would definatly recomend staying here. You will not find a better place or price!! Thanks for a great vacation!! Will come back again soon!!
  • Submitted: Jan 28, 2013
  • Stayed: Jan 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Romantic Getaway

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Car: necessary

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Rates & Availability

Rates & Availability

From $800 Per week

Frigate Bay Condo Rental Rates

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7 night minimum stay
$800
 
 
Low Season
Apr 16 - Nov 14
7 night minimum stay
$800
 
 
High Season
Nov 15 - Apr 15
7 night minimum stay
$950
 
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Amenities

Amenities

Frigate Bay Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 630 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Double vanity.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 twin/ single , Twin + Trundle
  • Condo sleeps 3 + 1, suitable for 1 couple + 1 adult, or 1 couple + 2 younger children.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Beach Towels
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • forests
  • marina
  • museums
  • rain forests
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • volcano
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain climbing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Security glass on windows, security bars on patio/porch, path lighting; private security lighting (motion detector), mobile security patrol 24/7. Code locks for hassle-free entry.

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