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Isle Be Back – Elegantly Remodeled Split Level Villa on Sapphire Beach

21 Reviews
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 5 nights

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Overview

St. Thomas Condo Rental Photos and Description

Condo, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 2-6)

If you’re searching for a spacious Caribbean vacation condo that’s ON the beach (not just close to the beach or up the hill from the beach), this is what you’ve been looking for!

Totally remodeled from top to bottom in the summer of 2014, this 900 sq. ft., 2 level villa is located directly on Sapphire Beach, one of the most beautiful beaches on St. Thomas, and is one of Sapphire Beach Resorts premier private rentals!

You will enjoy spectacular panoramic views from our two private balconies overlooking the beautiful Caribbean Ocean, St. John and the British Virgin Islands, where you are just steps away from the half mile long, white sandy beach and crystal clear aqua waters of Sapphire Beach. There is great snorkeling right on our own reef, and a two level pool is provided for guest use only.

Remodel includes:

• New porcelain floor tile – both levels

• New kitchen and bathroom cabinetry

• New quartz countertops – kitchen and both bathrooms

• New tiled kitchen backsplash

• New 4 door stainless steel refrigerator with ice maker and filtered water dispenser

• New stainless steel automatic dishwasher

• New 4 burner ceramic cooktop

• New convection microwave oven

• New garbage disposal

• New tiled walk-in showers both levels

• New plumbing fixtures and toilets

• New direct and indirect LED lighting

• New furniture

• New bamboo curtains – both levels

• New flat screen TV’s – both levels

In addition, Building A underwent a complete renovation of the exterior in 2013.

Imagine sitting on one of your two private balconies enjoying your morning coffee or afternoon cocktails (It’s 5 o’clock somewhere!) in a lush tropical setting, listening to the soothing sound of the ocean right in front of your condo!

You enter to the main floor, which has its own large bathroom, full kitchen, dining table, and living room with a queen sofa sleeper, recliner, flat screen TV and private balcony overlooking the beach and palm trees with amazing views of St. John and the British Virgin Islands. The quartz countertop kitchen is fully equipped with refrigerator, convection microwave, ceramic cooktop, dishwasher, disposal, coffee maker, toaster, crockpot, blender and plenty of cookware, dishes and silverware.

Stairs from the main level lead up to the master suite. This upper level, with an 18 ft. cathedral ceiling, also has its own large bathroom, a new king size pillow top bed, sitting area with another queen sofa sleeper, and another private balcony with even more spectacular views.

63 channel cable TV is provided on both levels. Both levels have their own air conditioning with separate thermostats; but the ceiling fans and ocean breezes are often all you need!

This unit can comfortably sleep six people. It is perfect for a couple with children, but it also provides ample privacy for two couples or three adults.

Sapphire Beach Resort and Marina is located on the East End of the island, only half a mile from the nautical village of Red Hook, which has shopping, numerous restaurants and bars, and the ferries to St. John.

The Sapphire Beach Marina, located on property, offers sailing trips, power boat trips, fishing trips, parasailing and Jet-Ski rentals. Beach chairs, snorkel gear and free Wi-Fi are included with your rental.

The Banana Cabana, also located on the property, cooks up hamburgers, veggie burgers, chicken or mahi sandwiches, and hot dogs, along with a variety of beers and tropical drinks; all delivered right to your beach chair!

This luxurious condo is managed by Dionne Nelthropp who owns Hibiscus Homes Realty. Dionne grew up in St. Thomas and has been in the Real Estate industry for more than ten years. The owners consider this a tremendous advantage over other rentals you find on VRBO, as it is professionally managed by a local who absolutely loves these islands and will do everything possible to make sure you have the perfect vacation rental.

We use our own reliable housekeeping to assure the unit is extremely clean for your arrival. We provide fresh linens and extra towels for you. Mid-week cleanings are available upon request for an extra charge, as is stocking of groceries or other needs you may have.

We would like to continue to help you plan your vacation even if you do not select this unit, as we have other units available. Please give us a call.

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Property Manager (Property Manager)
Member since: 2006
Call Manager
Speaks: english

About Property Manager

I proudly manage this outstanding property for Stephanie and Jack Chisholm who have just completed a magnificent remodel of the entire villa, making this property more beautiful and comfortable than ever for your vacation in St Thomas.

Property Manager purchased this condo in 2012

Why Property Manager chose St. Thomas

This property sits right on the beach with stunning views and refreshing tropical breezes.

What makes this condo unique

This spacious property sits right on the beach with stunning views and refreshing tropical breezes. It has been completely remodeled, making it one of the nicest condos at Sapphire Beach Resort.

Reviews

4.9
based on 21 traveler reviews

Isle Be Back – Elegantly Remodeled Split Level Villa on Sapphire Beach
average rating of 4.857143 based on 21 reviews
5

Spectacular view, spacious and right on the beach

  • 5 of 5

Had a great time. The condo was very comfortable, spacious, well equipped with everything we needed. The view was fantastic and walked right down the stairs to the beach. It was difficult to walk where we wanted to go so we took the safari "buses" and taxis, which got spendy. The snorkeling was super, right at sapphire beach. Overall a very positive experience.

  • Submitted: May 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Best location on St. Thomas

  • 5 of 5

It was as advertised. The entire condo has been tastefully remodeled. It was clean and had plenty of space for our family of 5. The view was amazing. The snorkeling right out front was great. The marina is adjacent to the complex. We took a day cruise on Night Wind which is docked there. We also did parasailing from the marina. Outside of going out to eat or to St. John's, you don't need to leave the resort. Bring your own snorkel gear, its cheaper than renting. We would recommend this rental to anyone except to those who can't climb stairs, its on the third and fourth level of the building (which gives you privacy, and a great view)

  • Submitted: May 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Paradise!

  • 5 of 5

This was our 8th year staying on Sapphire Beach and the 1st year staying at Isle Be Back. There were 5 of us that stayed 8 nights and there was plenty of room. We loved everything about your home and especially liked that both bathrooms and kitchen were remodeled. The condo is very clean, comfortable and beautifully decorated. I would highly recommend this condo. We are so excited about staying at Isle Be Back again next year!

  • Submitted: Mar 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Raleigh, NC
5

Tropical Paradise

  • 5 of 5

If you are looking for the perfect location for your stay in St. Thomas, you have found it in Isle Be Back.

If you have read bad reviews regarding Saphire Beach they are likely referencing properties that are owned by the individual that still owns a good portion of the development. He has let the grounds deteriorate and has been at odds with individual owners. Isle Be Back and several other units are owned by individuals that have renovated and take great pride in their properties.

I have stayed at Saphire several times while on the Island for business and hands down Isle Be Back is my new favorite. The view of the beach is picturesque and the renovated unit has everything you will need for your stay. There is even snorkeling gear on the patio. There is a book on the table with information and recommendations that we found very helpful.

Redhook is a short cab ride away to restaurants, a small market, and night life. We found this much safer and efficient than renting a car. I would also recommend taking the ferry over to St John from Redhook and eating at Zozo's. You won't be disappointed.

  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Central Pennsylvania
5

We'll Definitely Be Back!!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for a week while visiting St Thomas. The condo was amazing! It had everything we could ever need and then some. The location was perfect as we had booked several dives with Red Hook throughout the week. The views were amazing from both balconies! You can snorkel right outside of your condo! We saw flounder, Rays, and tons of other sea life. We loves St Thomas & this condo and we plan to be back!

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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We will definitely BE BACK!

  • 5 of 5

We just returned from an eleven day stay at Isle Be Back and couldn't have asked for a better vacation. The condo is beautifully decorated, extremely clean, comfortable, stocked with all items you might need and has a to die for view! The snorkeling equipment provided us with hours of entertainment in front of the condo and we saw sea turtles, spotted Manta Rays, octopus, numerous fish, and sea urchins to name a few. However, I would recommend water shoes as it is rocky getting into the water. Whether you want sun or shade there is both and the pool is so refreshing! Beach chairs were readily available for us and the beach attendants were awesome! The one down side is we spent more on taxis than we planned as we did not feel comfortable renting a car. For a quick grocery stop, Moes in Red Hook does the job, but to save money, Cost-U-Less or KMart would be better. Fish Tails and Duffy's are a must when in Red Hook when you don't feel like cooking. I would also recommend taking your passport and taking advantage of a day trip to the BVI. Dionne is wonderful to work with and was available if we had any questions or concerns. There is an excellent "What you need to know" guide on the coffee table that answered many of our questions. If considering a stay in St. Thomas, definitely put Isle Be Back on the top of your list for accommodations!

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: recommended

Building A~right on the beach

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Rates & Availability

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Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Mid Season
Apr 1 2016 - Jul 31 2016
5 night minimum stay
$250
$1,575
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
 
Off Season
Aug 1 2016 - Oct 31 2016
5 night minimum stay
$225
$1,400
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
 
High Season
Nov 1 2016 - Dec 17 2016
5 night minimum stay
$325
$2,100
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas
Dec 18 2016 - Jan 3 2017
5 night minimum stay
$425
$2,700
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
 
High Season
Jan 4 2017 - Mar 31 2017
5 night minimum stay
$325
$2,100
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
 
Mid Season
Apr 1 2017 - Jul 31 2017
5 night minimum stay
$250
$1,575
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
$225
$1,400
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Tax Rate 12.5%

• Rates are based on up to 4 guests. Add $20 per night per additional guest
• Refundable Damage Deposit: $200
• Final Cleaning: Included
• Daily or Mid-Week housekeeping: $65/day
• Virgin Islands Hotel Tax 10%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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

St. Thomas Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • King size beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Golf ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

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