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Charming Island Cottage in a Beautiful Beach Location.

Sleeps2
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
cottage
Sleeps
2
Bedrooms
Studio
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
7 nights

About the property

Cottage, Studio, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2)

Situated overlooking the quiet Turtle Beach Cove on the renowned South East Peninsula is a very peaceful and private charming cottage.

Enjoy your morning coffee while watching the pelicans dive for their breakfast. Keep an eye out for sea turtles on the amazing reef just below the cottage. Hummingbirds buzz around you in the gardens surrounding the cottage.

Have a sunset drink and be amazed at the outstanding view of Nevis in the distance. Watch the colors fade as yachts and sailing boats sail off into the blue caribbean waters at days end.

Ocean Song Villa and Cottage guests have the use of a private and spacious beach front lounge a few minutes walk away at the Turtle Beach Cottage. Villa and cottage guests along with the guests of the top floor apartment at Turtle Beach Cottage will enjoy the exclusive use of the spacious beach front lounge with honour bar, beach chairs, snorkelling equipment, fishing rods, boogie boards, outdoor shower, washroom and full kitchen facilities perfect for whipping up a meal beachside. The best accessible coral reef on island for snorkelling is right outfront of the beach lounge. This is also one of the best bays on island for Kite Surfing.

Ocean Song Cottage is a island style designed cottage, with hard woods, natural stone, walliba shingle, granite, marble, and antique bricks and tiles, and hand cut stone. There is a fully equipped kitchen with stainless steel appliances. Antique and custom designed furnishings and prints, King Size bed, a selection of books and window seat. Outdoor shower with natural stone. A built in seating and lounging area with private garden. There is also high speed internet and Cable TV. The cottage sits upon the hillside next door to our main Ocean Song Villa (VRBO 379977). Let prevailing winds and ceiling fan will cool you as the waves lull you to sleep.

From the car park there are approximately 22 stone steps up to the cottage.

This cozy cottage, situated in lush tropical foliage with breathtaking Ocean views, is a few minutes walk to Turtle Beach which has one of the best coral reefs for snorkeling on the island.

Within a few minutes’ walk of the cottage you will be on the beach where you can snorkel, swim or relax under a shady tree, and enjoy the inviting views of the reef, Booby Island and Nevis directly in front. Or beach comb the shallow sandy pools and turtle grass beds along the shore.

Cockleshell Beach is approx. 15 minutes walk along the beach and across the dune. Reggae Beach Bar and Grill, Lion Rock and Spice Mill restaurants are all located there, where you will have your choice of beach casual or Gourmet. A wide variety of water sports are located at Cockleshell , as well as a sailing school. Water Taxis to Nevis are also available from Reggae Beach bar and the Drive on car Ferry is a 5 minute drive away at Majors Bay.

Frigate Bay, is a 15 minute drive away where you will find The St Kitts Marriott Resort and casino, as well as a variety of restaurants, shops, health spa, fitness center and 18 hole championship golf course.

Keywords: Beach, Cottage, Beautiful Ocean Views, Quiet

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Owner
Penny
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
February 23, 2017

About Penny

Ricky and Penny built the first 4 Villas at Turtle Beach and have built several since. We kept the best property for ourselves and have built an ideal private island cottage on the grounds. Turtle Beach has over 20 villas now.

Penny purchased this cottage in 2010

Guestbook comments from the owner

Hi Penny,

I just wanted to say thank you for a great week in St. Kitts. The cottage was beautiful and more than we could have hoped for. We enjoyed meeting Ricky and appreciated all of his help. Thanks for the opportunity to spend some time in paradise!! We are trying to plan our next trip with our daughter and son in law and hope to stay in the big house.

Cindy
Mar 2014
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Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(45 traveler reviews)

Charming Island Cottage in a Beautiful Beach Location.
average rating of 4.911111 based on 49 reviews
5

Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

We spent two weeks at the cottage - a new thing for me to be gone that long. I actually learned to relax and let go! We picked the cottage because of the beautiful photos, location away from the cruisers, and access to the Beach house. The photos, as great as they are, don't do the cottage justice, because you can't hear the waves from the photos as you can in person! The views from the cottage and the patio were amazing. The Cottage was private, quiet and had all that we needed. Ricky and Penny were nearby and extremely helpful and fun to talk to. Access to the beach house lounge during the afternoon is a bonus that can't be overstated. The views, beach and snorkeling were awesome. I was able to see turtle, octopus and squid while snorkeling. Penny will give you many great recommendations for dining nearby. We rented a car which is a must to see all of the island. We also did a few sailing excursions, visited Nevis and mostly, relaxed at the beach. I highly recommend this rental

  • Submitted: Feb 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We really enjoyed meeting you and congratulations on your anniversary! Come back anytime!!!
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5

Love Love Love

  • 5 of 5

I wish I was there now!!! We LOVED the cottage and the beautiful view and how quiet it is! We only had a few visitors... and most were monkeys! I think this was the most relaxing trip we have ever been on and we travel a lot. The decor in the cottage is terrific.. 100% my taste. The view from the bed is amazing! The host are wonderful and answered the many questions I had! I hope to be back one day!!

  • Submitted: Jan 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Best Honeymoon Spot!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I took a trip from Boston to spend our honeymoon on Saint Kitts. We enjoyed every morning waking up to the beautiful sunrise and loved the outdoor showers. The accommodations are exactly as pictured. The information we received from Ricky and Penny was so helpful and we agreed with all of their recommendations. My only complaint is that someone has already snagged it up for our one year anniversary. We can not wait to make it back to this fabulous cottage!

  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A slice of paradise right next to the sea

  • 5 of 5

Our overall experience at Oceansong was magical. The first night we fell asleep to the sound of the waves and the tree frogs singing. The room had everything you need, and a very comfortable bed. The outdoor shower was a novelty but worked really well in the hot weather. There is a balcony off the bedroom that looks out to the sea and across to Nevis, where we ate all of our meals and observed all the incredible wildlife.

Booking the property was all very straightforward, and Franklyn, the property manager was extremely kind and helpful.

We cannot recommend this cottage enough, ideal for a single person or couple.

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Breathtaking beauty with the comforts of home!

  • 5 of 5

Our vacation to St. Kitts was epic...largely due to this cottage. The fabulous location and views (and I could write an entire review just gushing over the glorious view from the French doors of the cottage), the convenience and comfort of the beach lounge, the helpfulness of Ricky and Penny from afar and Franklin right there...I could go on and on. First, Penny was lovely to work with for booking and she provided plenty of helpful information and recommendations about the island's restaurants, beaches, and attractions, as well as those on Nevis. (Bullseye Rental was a great recommendation for our rental car, too. Thanks, Penny!) The cottage itself was just as pictured on this listing but also had so many little details and lovely antique decor not pictured here that just added to its island charm. The outdoor shower was so unique, private, and tranquil; the bed was very big and comfortable; there are also many lovely seating areas outside the cottage that were also fun to use and explore. We had no problems with bugs, but were careful to keep food in the fridge, to tidy up the kitchen area after cooking, and close doors and windows before the sun went down. The prevailing winds keep the breeze going throughout the cottage during the day and it is just amazing...though we were also thankful for the AC at night! The kitchen is well stocked with condiments, some spices, and some fresh breakfast items Franklin delivered the day we arrived. We made breakfast there every day with the ample cookware and utensils. The bathroom had a hairdryer and shampoo, conditioner, soaps, etc. and there were also lots of bug sprays and sunscreens to use if guests don't have any. The beach lounge was an amenity that we did not expect to use much and we ended up spending many mornings there and one whole day just lounging around! Its proximity to the beach, nice private bathroom, honor bar, fishing poles and beach gear, and full kitchen all came in very handy and made us feel like we had a home right on the beach.They really thought of everything! I wish I could give Ocean Song Cottage 100 stars! We hope to return with friends and rent the big house along with the cottage someday. Thank you, Ricky and Penny, for this unforgettable vacation!

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great time in paradise!!!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I loved staying in the cottage! It lived up to the pictures and more! We had no need to use the air conditioner. All we needed to do was open the windows and enjoy the winds from the ocean. It kept the place the perfect temperature day and night. We loved the view of Nevis from our bed. We also enjoyed going down to the lounge and swimming and relaxing. I would recommend Penny and Ricky to everyone. They were wonderful and very helpful. Their tips of things to do and where to eat on the island was way more than expected. They helped make this vacation everything I hoped it could be.

  • Submitted: Apr 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Saint George Basseterre Parish Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
special
Mar 18 2017 - Mar 24 2017
7 night minimum stay
$99
 
 
Off Season
Jun 3 2017 - Oct 13 2017
7 night minimum stay
$130
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$160
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning service fee $115

We collect a CASH $200 damage deposit on arrival to be refunded in full upon check out once there has been no damage to our cottage and contents. Thank you.

Air Conditioners must be turned off when not in the cottage - we check our Meters upon check in and check out. Should there be over usage - charges will be deducted from Damage Deposit.

Maid service is available for a daily rate of USD$55.00 please arrange with our property manager on St Kitts or email Penny

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Amenities

Saint George Basseterre Parish Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View
  • Water View ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Mobile Phone ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 2
  • King size beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • duty free shops
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Beach Chaires, Beach towels, Masks, snorkels, fins, picnic cooler.

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