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15% DISCOUNT - Mar & Apr '17 - Fab villa, great location & views. 5* Reviews!!

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 5 - 10 nights

Overview


Details
Property
villa
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
5 - 10 nights

About the property

2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4

This custom-built home is set on over an acre of land and boasts a replica Nevisian sugarmill as the entrance foyer. The home has a wonderful ambiance - balancing modern furnishings with wonderful antiques.

The garden offers a huge array of tropical fruit trees including 2 different types of mango trees, limes, avocado, soursop (also known as graviola) and sugar apple.

The master bedroom is very large, has air conditioning and opens onto the verandah and pool deck. A 37" tv with Roku is located in the bedroom with a Roku box - offering a huge array of programs on Netflix and Amazon Prime. The en-suite bathroom features an open shower, twin sinks and a large (2 person) jacuzzi.

The second bedroom is spacious, with air conditioning and a private balcony with ocean views. The en-suite bathroom offers a very large shower.

The kitchen is well-equipped with all amenities and appliances (including coffee maker, food processor, liquidizer, slow cooker, Kitchen Aid mixer) - but you may have more fun dining out rather than cooking on vacation! The breakfast bar has plenty of room so the chef / bartender is not alone when prepping in the kitchen .

The sitting room is a great place to hang out by day or night and the TV is an impressive 55" LED/LCD with cable and Apple TV.

Outside areas of the property include the dining table on the pool deck, the deck area with sunloungers, and the upstairs cocktail terrace for sunset drinks and breathtaking views.

The home is located in a prestigious estate and is conveniently located to the best beaches on the island and numerous bars and restaurants. The world-renowned Four Seasons Resort is just up the road and offers a very beautiful and challenging golf course, numerous tennis courts and a fabulous spa.

More Details

Owner
Gigi Duncan
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, french, spanish
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
February 16, 2017

About Gigi Duncan

We are a married couple, Gigi and Charlie, that are lucky enough to call Nevis home year-round with several businesses to keep us busy.

Charlie was born in St Kitts (the neighbouring island) when his father was the engineer at the Sugar Factory... some moons ago! Gigi has been resident in St Kitts & Nevis for some 30+ years.

We love this island and all that it offers, and look forward to welcoming you to this very special place.

Gigi Duncan purchased this villa in 2002

Why Gigi Duncan chose St Kitts & Nevis

'Moonbeam' is a wonderful home and a superlative vacation rental due to it's location, design, amenities, style and comfort. Oh, and the personalized service you get when your a guest in our villa!

You won't be disappointed!!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Apologies for the delayed review. We spent 7 nights at Villa Moonbeam in January 2016. The place has everything you need for a peaceful vacation. Gigi the owner was on hand for anything and everything - nothing too much trouble. The house is well equipped and well situated for all amenities. I'm one of the rare humans that doesn't drive and nothing was a hassle.



Nevis Island is indeed paradise... and I shall return again one day.
Jan 2016
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Amenities

Cotton Ground Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Guest bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Master bathroom - toilet , jetted tub , outdoor shower
  • Master bathroom is large with an outdoor shower, jacuzzi tub and twin sinks
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Guest bedroom - 1 queen
    Master bedroom - 1 king
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • forests
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • volcano
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(17 traveler reviews)

15% DISCOUNT - Mar & Apr '17 - Fab villa, great location & views. 5* Reviews!!
average rating of 4.9411764 based on 18 reviews
5

The property was everything represented. Very clean and comfortable. We are looking to a return !!

  • 5 of 5

Gigi and Charlie were great hosts. Everything was as represented, clean and comfortable. We walked everywhere and only used the car for extended travels to the other side of the island because great beaches and great food were within easy walking distances.

Nevis is a wonderful Island for those of us that need a little breathing room from the all to common hustle of daily mainstream life.

By all means visit Gigi and Nevis. We are glad we did!

J/F

  • Submitted: Feb 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Lovely villa - beautiful place

  • 5 of 5

Very comfortable villa - a real home from home.

Gigi and Charlie are very helpful and provided advice when we asked.

Nevis is just lovely - just what we needed - quiet, beautiful and welcoming.

So glad we chose to holiday here.

  • Submitted: Jan 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

A totally amazing property with wonderful owners

  • 5 of 5

Nothing is too much trouble for the owners and this house is wonderful with great views and privacy and yet close to the beach. Its the second time we have stayed and would stay again in a heartbeat. We rented a car and saw more of the island this time !

  • Submitted: Jan 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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The Perfect GetAway!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at the Moonbeam Villa in Paradise Estates for 9 nights, and we had a delightful time! The house is tastefully decorated, spotlessly clean, and very well equipped. One of our favorite activities there was sitting on the back patio...nice breeze, pretty garden, and the occasional monkey sighting! Being able to take a dip in the pool at any time was also quite a treat. I wish that I was back there now!

Gigi is a great host. She arranged taxi and water-taxi service for us on both our incoming and outgoing commutes, and she also helped to facilitate car rental. On the day that we arrived, she had put basic provisions in the fridge (e.g., bread, eggs, butter, milk, beer) so that we wouldn't have to run to the grocery store as soon as we got there.

On the island itself, we thoroughly enjoyed exploring the different beaches, going to the botanical gardens, trying different restaurants, and just relaxing. As an added bonus, there are cows, donkeys, goats, and sheep peacefully wondering about!

I would definitely recommend Moonbeam Villa at Paradise Estates and Nevis itself to anyone who is interested in a tranquil get-away in a lovely setting.

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Second time

  • 5 of 5

So often reviewers conclude with a phrase along the lines of "we'll be back" but rarely seem to return. We have come back and would like to report to anyone interested that Moonbeams is even better than last year. There really wasn't much that could have been improved but the new stove is wonderful and the mosquito screens just make you feel that little bit more comfortable. Everything else functions perfectly and Gigi and Charlie are the consummate hosts - totally unobtrusive but there if ever you need them and with a wealth of knowledge about Nevis that comes from living there for 30 years.

We came this time for three weeks and having that bit of extra time allows you to get to places that a shorter stay doesn't permit. The food at the local restaurants and hotels remains of the highest quality -make sure you eat at Montpelier, hermitage and golden rock but also there is a superb Indian restaurant and the Mexican just down the road rarely gets a mention in the crits which is unfair. It's hard not to enjoy the food on the island though wherever you go.

As Gigi said on one occasion you either get Nevis or you don't. Well we love it and moonbeams is the perfect base.

  • Submitted: May 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Paradise away from home

  • 5 of 5

On one hand, I want to tell you how much I loved it; on the other, I want to keep it a secret. The villa is just beautiful. Clean, well maintained, landscaped, & centrally located. It has everything you need or want. We felt safe & taken care of. We plan to book for next year & the year after that.

  • Submitted: Mar 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
4 Miles
Newcastle - Vance Amory Internation Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Mango
Nearest Ferry
2 Miles
Sea Bridge car & passenger ferry
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Four Seasons Robert Trent Jones
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Chrishi Beach / Yachtsman Grill / Four Seasons
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Pinney's Beach / Paradise Beach
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

Cotton Ground Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
High Season Spring 2017
Jan 5 2017 - Feb 28 2017
5 night minimum stay
$2,800
 
 
Spring Special 2017
Mar 1 2017 - Mar 31 2017
5 night minimum stay
$2,380
 
 
Low Season 2017
Apr 15 2017 - Nov 14 2017
5 night minimum stay
$2,200
 
 
High Season Fall 2017
Nov 15 2017 - Dec 21 2017
5 night minimum stay
$2,800
 
 
Christmas / New Year
Dec 22 2017 - Jan 4 2018
10 night minimum stay
$3,000
 
 
High Season Spring 2018
Jan 5 2018 - Apr 14 2018
5 night minimum stay
$2,800
 
 
Low Season Summer 2018
Apr 15 2018 - Nov 14 2018
5 night minimum stay
$2,200
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
$2,200
 

Additional information about rental rates

Housekeeping is included in the rates for stays of 7 nights or longer so the property will be cleaned every 3 to 4 days and towels changed. Stays of 5 to 6 nights do not have housekeeping included, but we can definitely arrange for you as desired.

CHRISTMAS and / or NEW YEAR : Please note that there is a minimum stay of 10 (ten) nights required for Christmas and / or New Year and the rate is US$4,250 for the 10 night stay. The Home Away calendar only allows us to insert 8 night min stay and that is incorrect. We are flexible about the dates so you can arrive on any date and leave any date.

If you would like to formalize the agreement with a rental agreement, please let me know and I can send it to you.

We accept payment via the Home Away payment system but can also receive payment into our US bank account. Some guests have a preference to use Paypal and this can be arranged if you're willing to incur the Paypal fees.

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