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Hillside villa. Amazing villa overlooking beach, panoramic views built 2012

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms5
Half Baths2
Space 10,000 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Beautiful villa with splendid wievs! 4 Bedroms sleeps 8 and apartment sleeps 4.

Hillside is one of the largest [10,000sq ft] and most luxurious villas on St Kitts.

Stylish and spacious, Hillside has 4 bedrooms [+2 more rooms available on request in the lower apartment] and sits on an amazing site offering uninterrupted views of Turtle Beach, Cockleshell bay and the Caribbean sea.

Completed in 2012 Hillside is situated in the exclusive Turtle Beach Estates on the South East Peninsula of St Kitts.

A luxury home from home, Hillside offers all the benefits of luxury villa living. Hillside features a stunning private 60 ft infinity edge swimming pool. A huge 30 ft fully folding nana window brings the panoramic views inside into the 60 ft cathedral ceilings in the main living area. This is ultra cool Caribbean luxury!

Dining is accommodated inside and outside. Off the pool a covered outside living area offers shade and seats 8. Enjoy cooling island breezes as you kick back and relax, letting our experienced island staff take care of your every need.

The indoor living room features oversized comfortable sofas. The 12 seat dining table off the kitchen enables your whole party to get together and enjoy quality time together whilst enjoying amazing panoramic sunsets.

A separate TV room and a separate pool room offer relaxing times and fun. Hi-End stereo equipment is installed for music.

There is lots to do near Hillside: walk the rarely occupied Turtle Beach [yes turtles still nest here]; visit the best beach restaurant on the island 'The Beach House' [we recommend the chef's menu on Wednesday nights]; Reggae beach bar is a shrt walk away for awesome cocktails and lunches; Spice Mill serves the best stone baked pizzas a 10 min stroll down Cockleshell Bay; watersports and deep sea fishing can be organised through Gary at Reggae Beach Bar. Golf is available at special guest rates $75/round at the exceptional Royal St Kitts Golf Club. The 18 hole championship course is an amazing golfing experience. Or you can just chill, read books, sunbathe and drink fine rum punch... the choice is yours.

Groceries can be purchased for you and charged to your account, or you can source them yourself from the local supermarket in Basseterre.

Frigate bay is about a 10 min drive, with plentiful bars and a variety of restaurants or venture further north, to Basseterre, for some authentic local flavour and freshly caught fish.

Hillside is a non-smoking villa and we ask our guests to please smoke only outside of the building.

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Amenities

Basseterre Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 10000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront
  • Resort
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Security System
  • Shampoo
  • Sunbed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • 2 Half Baths
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , En-Suite
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , En-Suite
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 6 - toilet
    Bathroom 7 - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 5 apartment - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 6 apartment - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , Sea view balcony
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , 1 baby crib , Sea view
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Sea view balcony
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , Sea view balcony
  • Two more bedrooms with queen beds are available in the attached apartment upon your request
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Pool Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio
  • Deck Furniture
  • Golf
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Porch Furniture
  • Terrace
  • Walkway to Water
  • Yard
Suitability:
  • Groups
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Singles
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • rain forests
  • recreation center
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • volcano
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Hillside villa. Amazing villa overlooking beach, panoramic views built 2012
average rating of 4.9333334 based on 15 reviews
5

Fantastic house with great views!

  • 5 of 5

The house was just as described...very spacious and well furnished. The pool was great and we certainly enjoyed all the outside sitting areas. The views of Nevis were very impressive. Phyllis and Brenda were really great! They are so responsive and helpful...so glad they took care of us for the week. Highly recommend this property!

  • Submitted: Feb 14, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

The perfect family villa, in a stunning location.

  • 5 of 5

We have just returned from a 2 week Christmas stay at Hillside. We had the most amazing time, and felt the villa was just perfect for everything we needed with our family and 3 children. On arrival the management team met us at the airport and were incredibly accommodating and happy to make sure we knew everything we needed to know. The villa was immaculate, with big spacious bedrooms and a huge communal area downstairs. The grandparents were able to stay in the self contained apartment below which worked quite well as they were able to escape the noise of the children! The best part was the view. It absolutely takes your breath away when you first walk in, and right until our last moments there we never got bored of taking in the view. A very special and unique place. Throughout our stay the team were happy to help us with anything we needed, including high chairs etc. We were incredibly happy. The only downside is the steep hill drive up to the villa, which even with a 4x4 needs to be approached with some speed. I found this quite stressful to begin with (as my husband joined us later), however once you've conquered it a few times, it wasn't a problem. Overall we were very happy with our rental, and we would definitely rent the villa again. The perfect base to explore everything St Kitts and Nevis has to offer.

  • Submitted: Jan 18, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Inka, Thank you very much for your nice words about our team, villa and view. We appreciate your stay and invite yu cme back any time. Enjoy yourself Edward
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4

Awesome house!!

  • 4 of 5

This house lived up to everything that the pictures and description show. Living on the island for two and a half years, the view from this house is one of the best on the island. Everything that you could ask for or need is in this house. The house is towards the top of a mountain so a 4x4 vehicle is a must, especially if you car will be full with passengers.

**The only reason that this house is not getting 5 stars is due to a little discrepancy between us the renters, the owner, and the house managers. After our visit, we were charged for a new TV as the TV in the house had a crack in the frame of it, yet still worked fine. We noticed the crack at the beginning of our stay but did not mention anything to the house managers as we did not think it was anything to worry about as the TV worked perfectly fine. After discussing this issue with the house managers and owner, we are being charged half of what a new TV would cost due to two sides not agreeing on when the TV was broken (house managers state that they are in the house twice a month and did not see it damaged before our stay vs us stating it was broken before us). Despite this issue, I would 100% recommend this house as this issue is partially our fault for not bringing the broken TV to the owner or house managers attention early on in our trip. I hope anyone reading this review will be more mindful and ASK for a walk through at the beginning of the trip so that both parties can look over everything in the house, and decide what is damaged/missing/ect before the trip starts.

Again, this house was amazing. The owner's follow up has been very quick and professional throughout, and the two house managers were VERY nice and helped us out a lot while we were on the island. This house DESERVES 5 stars but like I said, I hope that our review will help future people be more mindful of damages to houses when they are renting.

  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Rob, Thank you for your mostly nice review. We are sorry for what was happened but TV was broken. As far as you couldnt reach the agreement with the house manager we made it simple - half and half. We are fully agree with you that it would be a good practice for all renters to wall around the property and announce to the manager/owner about every seen damages. We believe everybody is doing this procedure renting a car. We wish you all the best would like to say that you are most welcome to come back. Very best regards Edward
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5

Best views in the Caribbean

  • 5 of 5

Everything about this home is five stars. Great owner, great communication, great welcoming staff (they met us at the airport), great location and great food. Located on the Southeast peninsula of St. Kitts, it is a short drive to some of the best restaurants on the island and the ferry to Nevis. The house has plenty of room, every amenity we could want and incredible views!! We would rent this home again!!

Thanks Edward for a great family vacation home!!!

  • Submitted: Jun 16, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Ben, Thank you for your nice words. We haven't met personally but I know from our local agent who met you in the airport that you are one of the best families we accepted. All of us wish your family the very best and you are always welcome coming back. Edward
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5

Amazing experience with Beautiful Views and will exceed expectations!!!

  • 5 of 5

We just returned from a week at the Hillside Villa and we want to go back! A group of 8 of us booked this amazing home to escape a cold Wisconsin Winter and we can't say enough about it! From the initial inquiry about the house, Edward was very responsive, honest, friendly and helpful. There were 4 adults and 4 kids (ages 4 through 6) in our group and loved every minute we spent at the house and on St. Kitts. We asked the kids what the highlight of their trip was and they all said hanging at the pool! :)

Phyllis and Brenda met us with big smiles and a warm welcome and were really helpful throughout the week. Edward, the owner, stayed in touch making sure everything was perfect.

A few of the other things we loved included Reggae beach--Suzanna the friendly monkey sat on the kids' laps and heads....a crowd pleaser! We had a few tasty beachside lunches @ Reggae while enjoying calm water for both adults and kids. A ferry trip to Nevis was another highlight...go to Sunshines for a Bee Sting! Grab an after dinner drink at the Salt Plage (just down the road)-- it has a great vibe and good drinks. Carambola Beach (best chairs, lots of shade, calm water in front of the beach) and Shipwreck (monkeys galore!) were other really fun places to hang out. The only heads up we'd give is check when the cruise ships are in because the beaches are packed! Those are the days we spent lounging at the house, enjoying pool, nice breezes, spectacular views and AWESOME music collection! The house is SO amazing....you'll be impressed with the decor, fully appointed kitchen and the VIEWS--WOW, WOW, WOW!!!! We ended up hiring a chef to come to the house for 3 evening meals while we enjoyed the lights of Nevis.

We rented Jeeps from Bullseye Car Rental (Winston is the best!) and you will seriously need the Jeep to get the house. The driveway is anywhere from a 15-22% grade which was LOTS of fun in the Jeeps!

Do it. Book it. You will LOVE it! ;)

  • Submitted: Feb 28, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Gorgeous, isolated getaway

  • 5 of 5

A group of 10 of us booked this house for a New Year's getaway, and I highly recommend it. The house is just as it appears in the photos, although the view and isolation are far better in person. Several of the days we just stayed at the house and enjoyed the large social areas, pool, and view. The best beach on the island is just down the hill, and the owner had arranged for us to have access to free chairs at the various beach bars. Phyllis & Brenda--the house managers--couldn't be better. They greeted us at the airport with hugs and smiles and helped us with everything during our stay. We even ended up spending New Year's with them and some of their family! Edward, the owner, was responsive to all of our needs before, during, and after the stay. You really won't regret booking this house!

  • Submitted: Jan 11, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Owner

Edward
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
February 18, 2018

Map

Nearest Airport
7 Miles
St Kitts Robert Bradshaw International
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Reggae Beach Bar and Grill
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
Sea Bridge to Nevis
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Royal St Kitts [Special Rates!]
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
Reggae Beach Bar and Grill, Spice Mill
Nearest Beach
0.3 Miles
Turtle Beach
Car: necessary

Turtle Beach is a quiet and tranquil beach that you will often find completely deserted. This is a public beach and you are allowed to use both the beach and the jetty even though it appears to look private because of the gate and small fence. This is a perfect place to stop and absorb the breathtaking views across the sea to Nevis while taking a romantic stroll or enjoying a delicious meal at the highly acclaimed Beach House Restaurant.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $600
Refundable damage deposit $700
Linings&Towels $300
Garbage $50
Meet & Great $150
Tax Rate 10.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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