WOW!! ROMANTIC OCEAN FRONT LUXURY, FABULOUS HOT TUB, POOL, WI-FI INTERNET

Larry and Peg Meyer

Speaks english
Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Half Baths2
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 6 - 7 nights

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SPECIAL OFFER! Extend your stay for an 8th day for just $195

Bella Sera by the Sea -

The owners built this luxurious 6,000 square foot villa on scenic Grapetree Point after traveling throughout the Caribbean to virtually every island. Just up the hill from Bella Sera is the Contessa Nadia D'Navarro's spectacular castle, and, indeed, this quiet scenic locale, on the east end of this Virgin Island, is enjoyed only by a special few.

Bella Sera is lushly landscaped with palms and tropical flowers, wonderful scents complemented with the mesmerizing sound of the turquoise Caribbean waves rolling in below . Here you will spend languorous days relaxing in the plentiful shaded or sunny sitting areas, relaxing on softly cushioned furniture to accommodate your every mood.

The fabulous pool and grotto area with waterfalls is complemented with a water slide and large adult foam floats that transform the pool into an inviting play area or a peaceful haven for drifting away, listening to your favorite music on the professional outdoor sound system.

The days here slowly melt away until the sun gloriously sets. It is time to move to the hot tub or the movie size 80'' LCD TV with unlimited streaming movies.

For dinner, enjoy a tropical dinner in the comfortably furnished outdoor pavilion complete with wet bar, fridge and gas grill` overlooking the ocean front.

This is barefoot luxury at its very best.

THE POOL (you will be spoiled forever): The pool is luxuriously heated to 85 - 89 F. Enjoy your 'float therapy' with the comfy adult foam floats accompanied by your favorite music on the outdoor sound system. The rock waterfall in the shallow grotto sitting area cascades into the pool, creating a nice relaxing shaded area in the pool. Two bridges span the pool above and below, for easy access back and forth.

Our hot tub is spectacularly set at the edge of the cliff with the waves crashing in below.

For the children, we have a box full of pool toys and smaller floats, and a fabulous water slide ( see photo). There is a small shallow play area at the entry for non-swimming children, but most of the pool is 4- 5 feet deep.

No luxury pool is complete without a poolside bath, large shaded pavilion, granite and glass block wet bar, ice maker, gas grill, Margartitaville frozen drink maker, and fridge. What a great day!

THE BEDROOMS ( be lulled to sleep by the waves): Each bedroom has spectacular ocean views. Soft, comfy linens and mattresses throughout. Each lovely decorated bedroom is air conditioned with an en suite bathroom that is also a piece of art. The guest bedrooms each have large windows overlooking the ocean and feature a patio with lounge furniture. For additional children (7-8 people) we have two 16 inch elevated air beds with head board.

The spacious master bedroom is honeymoon style. Lace canopied king bed with a nice sitting area and a walkout balcony to the waves crashing in below. You will enjoy brilliantly starry and moon-lit nights on the balcony's double chaise lounge. And the bathroom is HUGE! A work of art with a deep jetted jacuzzi overlooking the Caribbean.

All the bedrooms have DISH TV and DVD. Each has an alarm clock with IPOD/IPhone docks and players.

THE KITCHEN - (a view for the gourmet chef)

Start with the stainless steel appliances: DeLonghi expresso/cappucino and coffee maker; SubZero Pro glass fridge and freezer; and,Wolf range, double oven, griddle and grill. Add to that every cookware item made by LeCreuset and you are set for a large gourmet feast or a quiet dinner for two.

THE TECHNOLOGY (you will be surprised): You will find all the tech comforts of home. High speed internet with ethernet or WI-FI connection throughout the villa or grounds. Each room has telephone and intercom connecting every area of this large villa.

**This is a GREEN villa. Yes, we have all the power consuming luxuries, but while you are pool floating and soaking up the sun's rays, the roof top is producing 8,000 watts of solar power. All our hot water is solar heated, as is the spa and pool. (with electric utility back-up).

**The solar system provides battery back-up power. If you have visited the Caribbean before, you know the power can go down at any time. Here at Bella Sera you will never know, because the electric moves seamlessly to the solar battery packs or generator.

For a fabulous 72 photos slide show of high quality photos of this amazing villa go to www.BellaSeraByTheSea.com and click on the left top corner of the lead photo.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • non smoking only
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Larry and Peg Meyer (Owner)
Advertiser since 2011

About Larry and Peg Meyer

This is our most recent villa we built, and we previously built another ocean front villa next door. We retired to the island full time and are active in the island community as volunteers and supplement our income by renting our villas out to visitors. We love sharing our villas and the island with 'state siders'.

Larry and Peg Meyer purchased this villa in 2010

Why Larry and Peg Meyer chose St. Croix

It is absolutely gorgeous here, we have a love for the sea, and a love for the laid back island life style. the people are wonderful here, and the weather is almost always similarly wonderful.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you so much for allowing us to enjoy your beautiful ocean front villa. The pictures on your website were incredible, but seeing it in person was truly amazing! Your decorations, furnishings and amenitiies are awesome as was our week vacation here in paradise!



In addition to swimming in your spectacular pool and sitting on the decks to enjoy the fantastic views and ocean breezes, we also took your advice and went deep sea fishing and snorkeling at the snorkel trail by Buck Island - great experiences both!



We definitley plan to return again, and we'll highly recommend renting your home to our family and friends.
Aug 2013
  • 1 of 4
Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Half Baths2
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 6 - 7 nights
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Reviews

Reviews

5
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WOW!! Romantic ocean front luxury, fabulous hot tub, pool, wi-fi internet
average rating of 5.0 based on 27 reviews
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St. Croix US Virgin Islands
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5

A slice of Heaven for my family

  • 5 of 5
Our family stayed at Bella Sera June 27 - July 6 and had a fabulous time. The photos do not do the villa justice. Exactly as portrayed plus MORE! The kids loved the big water slide and water toys. And we all enjoyed the natural beauty of this oceanfront paradise. They have a large screen-sized TV with streaming movies and lots of electronic games for the kids.
If you are looking for a wonderful tranquil place for your family to "reconnect" and enjoy each other - this is a little slice of heaven to do it in.
  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It is wonderful when we hear that a family has enjoyed Bella Sera! These are precious days in a family's time, especially when the children are that age...you never have that special time with them again, and we are so happy to have been part of it this summer.
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St. Croix US Virgin Islands
5

An Amazing Stay in Beautiful St. Croix!

  • 5 of 5
Bella Sera is a beautiful, magical place - the photos truly don't do it justice. It proved to be the perfect 'home base' for exploring St. Croix; the only challenge was tearing ourselves away from the beautiful pool to explore the island. Larry was incredibly helpful, providing recommendations, maps, and information on various activities. We hope to return to Bella Sera in the future; it was a wonderful, memorable stay.
  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We were so delighted to have you, and, indeed, we also believe "magical" is the right word to describe Bella Sera. Return soon!
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5

Top notch place with top notch owners

  • 5 of 5
Beautiful, comfortable and very well appointed. Can't say enough about the owners - they went over and above to make sure everything was perfect. We have travelled to many places and rented many homes - this was a very positive experience compared to the rest.

If you are in the mood for St. Croix, then don't hesitate to rent this condo -- you will not find a better place / experience on the island.

Thank you Dick and Marie for being such great hosts!

- Chris & Rachel & Bella Lea from Birmingham, AL
  • Submitted: May 13, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Chris, we rank ourselves at the top of the available luxury condos to rent on the island! so glad you agree!!
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5

AMAZING villa with speculator views and amenities!

  • 5 of 5
The pictures do not do this villa justice! The views are speculator plus all the amenities you could want! We were looking for a place to get away and relax; this was the ideal place. There were days we never left. Our days were spent having peaceful mornings on the veranda and relaxing by the pool while listening to our favorite tunes through the entertainment center. The house was immaculate. The owners were wonderful! Since they couldn't be here when we arrived, they arranged for a good friend to meet us at the airport, who showed us to the grocery store and gave us a tour of the house. We also had a detailed guide for the house which was very helpful. They even provided us with a detail list of recommendations of restaurants and activities. The recommendations were excellent and exceeded our expectations by far. We went to Buck Island with Lew and did a tour of the island with Sweeny's Safari Tour. Both we highly recommend. We ate at Duggan's Reef, Blue Water Terrance, and Ziggy's. All had wonderful food! We both agree when we come back to St.Croix, this is the house we will be staying in again!
  • Submitted: May 9, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much, and this is what we aim for, the perfect vacation experience!! Return soon!
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WOW!! Romantic ocean front luxury, fabulous hot tub, pool, wi-fi internet
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St. Croix US Virgin Islands
5

Paradise on earth?

  • 5 of 5
Bella Sera is as beautiful as the pictures show. The owners were attentive to our every need or request. Sitting in our luxurious bedroom with the ocean right outside the glass door provided an ambiance that was so restful, we could not have hoped for more. Our biggest complaint about the place was that we couldn't stay for a year or two. In 30+ years of traveling, this was the first time we did not want to get back to the comfort of our own bed. The pool provided hours of fun. The veranda provided a warm, comfortable place to bask in the sun. Even though the wind blew, it was still warm and because of the wind, almost bug-free. All the rooms were attractive, nicely furnished, with no visible flaws. The nearby restaurants served good food. Point Udall, the easternmost point of the U.S., is just down the road and has some nice views. While Bella Sera doesn't have a sandy beach on the property (that we saw), there are a number of beaches nearby. When we arrived, I wasn't feeling that great (fighting cancer), but by the time we left, I was feeling great. A week later, I'm still feeling great. Just what the doctor ordered.
  • Submitted: Jan 18, 2014
  • Stayed: Jan 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad that Bella Sera could be part of your cancer therapy....we have had many visitors talk about the "healing" nature of this beautiful spot, and it makes us so glad to have the opportunity to share it with others.
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Private locked-gate, ocean front with private pool

  • 5 of 5
My Husband and I stayed here for our honeymoon the Villa was a great choice. It gave us the privacy we were looking for. Larry provided excellent customer service, when our flight was cancelled due to mechanical problems, he made the necessary contacts for car rental and pick-up. He met us at the airport, and showed us the way to the local grocery store and back to the airport to get our luggage, because it came on a later flight. Even though we arrived a day later than scheduled. The property was clean, and well taken care of, has everything in the villa that you could need.(arm chairs, coolers, grill, coffee pot) Larry was very helpful before we traveled with information on activities, restaurants and other island information. The pictures in the listing doesn't give the view justice, very beautiful. The villa pictures are accurate. I would highly recommend this villa to everyone. We went sailing to Buck Island, enjoyed the history of Christiansted, went to the harbor, Point Udall, Isaac Bay, Jack's Bay, Frederiksted, and toured the rum factories. Thank you Larry for everything, after a long day of traveling, your help got us through! Kimberly And Michael Brekken
  • Submitted: Dec 17, 2013
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Honeymooners!! We were worried that your honeymoon would be spoiled by all the airline and luggage problems, but we worked it all out and so glad to hear you had a wonderful time and that we were able to make things go smoothly once you got settled in!!
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Map

Map

Nearest Airport
13 Miles
Rohlsen International St. Croix Airport
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
GrapeTree Beach and Divi Resort Beach
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Divi Carina or Good Spirits or Duggans Reef
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Divi Carina Bay Resort
Car: recommended

Located on the ocean front in the exclusive southeast area of St. Croix Island. Ocean crashes in on the rocks below. Easy access to lovely Grapetree Beach a short distance away and one half mile to the beach at Divi Carina Bay Resort and Casino.

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Availability & Rates

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St. Croix Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
summer special for one couple
Aug 14 2014 - Oct 29 2014
6 night minimum stay
$579
$3,990
 
 
1 BR rate(+$149 larger group)
Oct 31 2014 - Dec 20 2014
6 night minimum stay
$719
$4,990
 
 
Christmas NewYears 2014
Dec 21 2014 - Jan 9 2015
7 night minimum stay
$6,990
 
 
1 BR rate (+$149 larger group)
Jan 10 2015 - Mar 6 2015
6 night minimum stay
$859
$5,990
 
 
1 BR (+149 larger group)
Mar 7 2015 - Apr 9 2015
6 night minimum stay
$718
$4,990
 
 
1 BR rate (+149 full villa)
Apr 10 2015 - Dec 19 2015
6 night minimum stay
$718
$4,990
 
 
Christmas /NewYears 2015/2016
Dec 20 2015 - Jan 7 2016
7 night minimum stay
$6,990
 
 
1 BR rate(
Jan 8 2016 - Apr 1 2016
6 night minimum stay
$858
$5,990
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$4,990
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $49
Tax Rate 10.0%
Notes as low as $648 daily . Add a day for only $195!
Please - we do not accept toddlers and children less than seven years old for safety and liability reasons.

Thank you for your understanding on these reasonable age limits.
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Amenities

Amenities

St. Croix Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 5000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Waterfront
  • Ocean View ...
  • Beach View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Romantic
General:
  • Parking ...
  • Living Room
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Covered Parking
  • Mobile Phone
  • Iron & Board
  • Broadband Access
  • Alarm Clock
  • Bottled Water
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Laundry Soap
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Shampoo
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Parking Off Street
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Telephone ...
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Oven ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Stove ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Grill
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Ice Maker
  • Lobster Pot
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Pantry Items
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • Dining ...
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 2 Half Baths
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , off of living room
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , pool bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , mini-fridge , DVD, DISH TV, microwave, IPod/IPhone dock/play
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , DVD, DISH TV, IPod/IPhone dock/player and alrm clock
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , DVD, DISH TV, VHS and IPod/IPhone dock/player/ alarm clock
  • All bedrooms very comfortably furnished. The two twins are ideal for children although we have a minimum age of 7. Each bedroom has an alarm clock an IPod / Iphone/ Ipad player and dock for charging. If you have more than 6 people, we can accommodate two children willing to use the 16' air beds with headboard. See http://www.aerobed.com/Elevated-Mini-Headboard-Bed-Blue-Twin-P1975C38.aspx
Entertainment:
  • VCR
  • Video Game Console ...
  • DVD Player
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Piano
  • Video Library ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Television ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • CD Player
Communication / Internet:
  • fax
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Large Cooler
  • Small Cooler
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Barbecue
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • non smoking only
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome ...
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub ...
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Jacuzzi
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Spa Whirlpool
  • Whirlpool
  • Whirlpool
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
Leisure Activities:
  • gambling casinos
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • whale watching
  • eco tourism
  • walking
  • horseback riding
  • boating
  • shopping
  • shelling
  • miniature golf
Local Services & Businesses:
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • ATM/bank
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • hiking
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • kayaking
  • jet skiing
  • deepsea fishing
  • snorkeling
  • golf
  • wind-surfing
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Infants (under 14 months) and Children 7 years and above are welcome. (no toddlers)

Learn more about this vacation rental at the owner's website:

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