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Yvette & Ed Samuel

Member since: 2008
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Speaks: english

Tropical Pearl Offers Surfing & Horseback Riding

2 Reviews
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights

Overview

Maynards Apartment Rental Photos and Description

Apartment, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

When you are seeking a Caribbean retreat then look no further. Here is an amazing opportunity to enjoy a vacation in a quiet residential neighborhood. This lovely apartment really is a home away from home for a carefree and relaxing holiday in peaceful surroundings. In making your holiday plans with your family or group of friends you might have considered avoiding going where everyone goes. You might want something different. Wearing what you want, setting your own pace and not be bound by hotel timetables and dress codes.

Here at Tropical Pearl this property is cooled by trade winds, shaded by trees but alight with morning sunshine. This unique apartment offers ceiling fans and conditioned bedrooms. The living room offers wicker furniture, , television with cable channels and DVD player, wireless internet and digital phone.

The fully equipped kitchen comes complete with oven and stove, microwave, coffee maker, glassware, utensils and small appliances necessary to prepare any meal.

Each bedroom has queen/twin beds, full closet, dresser, bedside lamps, alarm clocks etc. All linens, including sheets, bath towels, beach towels etc., are provided with your rental. The bonus room comprises a laundry facility which not only features a washer and dryer, but also comes with the provision of a refrigerator, stove, sink and a sofa bed. This is truly a special bonus thrown in for your comfort.

The garden features a variety of herb, mint, lemon grass, aloes and. The fully mature fruit trees provides mangoes, sour sop, golden apples, coconut papaya, bananas, and more, where you can pick your own fruit when in season. (Make sure you get them before the birds do!)

At the front and back of this cheerful mint green apartment, there are colorful gardens with a wide array of flowers too numerous to mention together with fresh water ponds containing colorful fish and hundreds of tilapia. If you are lucky at catching them, you can have some for dinner.

Tropical Pearl is located in a safe, quiet and friendly neighborhood, within walking distance of a bakery, grocery store, petrol station and ATM facility, and twenty-five minutes walk to Heywoods Beach. Almond Beach and Speightstown are also within close proximity.

Speightstown remains an authentically Bajan, charming with a good selection of shops, restaurants, bars, cafes, bakery, deli, museum and art galleries. The lovely Mangoes-by-The- Sea Restaurant and Fisherman's Pub in Speightstown are all beach-side and only a five minutes drive away from your apartment. A little further along the coast road Mullins Beach a very popular beach can be found.

Golf courses and numerous attractions are within easy reach including Farley Hill National Park, St. Nicholas Abbey and Barbados Wildlife Reserve.

Maid service is provided once a week. We will arrange meet and greet on arrival at apartment. We can also do a bit of shopping for you (10 items) for your 1st night (diner or breakfast) - This is free service, let us know what you would like, you can pay us back later.

We can also arrange pick-up and drop-off from airport and give you tips on the places of interest. A rental car can also be arranged if needed.Your comfort and satisfaction at Tropical Pearl is our business.

Looking forward to meeting and hosting you...

Keywords: Beaches, Tropical Plants, unique, variety, quiet neighborhood,

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Yvette & Ed Samuel (Owner)
Member since: 2008
Call Owner
Speaks: english

About Yvette & Ed Samuel

I am here along with my husband Ed to make your vacation as enjoyable and as memorable as we possibly can. We live on the compound and will be present, unless on vacation during your stay. We are people-oriented, generous, caring and helpful and put the comfort of our guests as our priority.

Looking forward to meeting and hosting you.......

Yvette & Ed Samuel purchased this apartment in 2001

Why Yvette & Ed Samuel chose St. Peter

We were attracted to this area because of its peacefulness, its beautiful scenery and its prized location, which although a private neighborhood, is still not cut off from all the conveniences of shopping and attractions. It is also close to some very beautiful beaches.

What makes this apartment unique

The area is quiet, clean and safe with beautiful surroundings.

It offers privacy and the value for money is unmatched.

You can even pick your own fruits when in season.

Reviews

2 traveler reviews

Tropical Pearl Offers Surfing & Horseback Riding
average rating of 4.5 based on 2 reviews
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
5

“Tropical Pearl Offers Unforgettable Memories” – Simply awesome

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I would describe our stay at Tropical Pearl intriguing, relaxing and invigorating after coming from our hectic schedules and commuting in Toronto.

We arrived at this apartment on July 21st and stayed for one month. We were pleasantly surprised with the luscious surroundings of greenery and colours of red, lilac and yellow flowers which brought back pleasant memories of our honeymoon.

The apartment is very well maintained, very clean and comfortable. The kitchen is well stocked with pans, cutlery etc. If there is something you require otherwise, you can ask Yvette or Ed and they will get it for you.

You will hear the birds chirping in the morning. You can also pick fruit of your choice and look at the tropical fish which includes tilapia in their five fish ponds. If you are lucky, you get your tilapia for dinner from the fish pond.

Yvette and Ed were very committed to making our stay as enjoyable as it was. We are already planning for next year’s trip.

We would definitely recommend persons seeking to get away from it all to stay at “Tropical Pearl”.

  • Submitted: Oct 12, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you June and Bill for such a positive review. We are happy that you had such enjoyable and pleasant memories. We strive to always make our guests satisfied. We look forward to be of service to you both and other potential guests.
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Quebec, Canada
4

Six months of tropical Barbados

  • 4 of 5

We just finished a six month stay with Yvette and Ed Samuel they were very welcoming and helped us enjoy or stay. The photo's that are on this site are very accurate and reflect a nicely furnished two bedroom apartment, that is quite well appointed and very clean. Ed is retired and is available all the time to help if you have things you need and he is constantly working on his property, gardening, building (at present is working on a covered patio with a BBQ area), the mango's that grow on the property are fantastic and in the seasons that they ripen there were more than we could eat, there are also other tropical fruit depending on the season. This property is located in a very quiet residential community and from our experience very safe we did not even hear of any issues the entire time we were there. The village of Mile and a Quarter is a short walk 10min and has a bakery service station and a great market that has almost all the groceries and supplies you would need as well as a hardware store. Bus transportation is available from Mile and a Quarter and from there you can access the network of bus routes to anywhere on the island. The beach that is closest is a 40min walk down hill or in our case a 5min. drive, we had a car during our stay and enjoyed the freedom to travel where and when we wanted. The extra bedroom or studio apartment is accessed by a separate door and is very nice with private bath and a full kitchen this could be a little more clear in the description. Speightstown is the closest larger town and is a really great place with a very long history and a more historic look and some great places to eat and drink one of our favorites was the Orange Street Grocer.

We recommend this property for those seeking a quite stay away from the typical touristy beach scene.

  • Submitted: Apr 30, 2012
  • Stayed: Nov 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was a new experience having guests for six months. Previously we had a couple from British Columbia for two months. Bryce and Pat felt totally at home here. Our advice to them on places of interest and our therapeutic discussions (smile) proved very helpful. We thank them for their positive review which is a true reflection of their experience, and we wish them both the best of health and good luck.
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Map

Nearest Airport
22 Kilometres
Grantley Adams International
Nearest Barpub
3.5 Kilometres
Speightstown
Nearest Golf
1.5 Kilometres
Apes Hill
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Kilometres
ABC Highway
Nearest Restaurant
3.5 Kilometres
The Fisherman Pub
Nearest Beach
1.5 Kilometres
Heywoods
Car: recommended

In this quiet neighbourhood a must see is the Port Ferdinand Marina and the Farley Hill National Park. The place to purchase freshly baked bread, croissants cannot be left out, along with the Junction where you can obtain supplies from groceries to your hardware needs.

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Rates & Availability

Maynards Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer
Aug 10 2016 - Dec 15 2016
3 night minimum stay
$140
$980
$2,600
 
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
$155
$1,085
$2,600
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $100

Travelers are required to make a deposit of 50% and the balance is payable on arrival via PayPal or bank transfer.

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Amenities

Maynards Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2) Sofa Bed (1) * Please note that sofa bed is spacious and can sleep up to two additional persons. An extra fee is charged per person after the maximum of six is reached.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Outdoor shower, barbeque area, fish farming, orchard and kitchen garden.

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