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Experience The Lifestyle Of Barbados With Vervan

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Space 986 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathroom, Sleeps 4

Welcome to Vervan's newly featured website. Feel the paradise on the South coast of Barbados. Here you will be able to access the availability calendar, rates, amenities, and visualize yourself with the photo gallery. Our two-bedroom condo is located between the St. Lawrence Gap, and Oistins, on Maxwell Coast Road. Google Maps are available on the Contact Us page. The condo is walking distance to both, the St. Lawrence Gap restaurants, and Oistins Fish Fry. The general area is very peaceful and quiet as it is a short distance from all the daytime/nightlife events and parties. It is an excellent spot to relax during the day, and walk out at night!

We now offer a custom grocery service for your arrival!!!!

Your fridge can be stocked with all of your essentials to save you having to do this and maximize your holiday time for you!!!!

Car rentals can be arranged even for airport pickup and drop off at fantastic reduced rates.

More Details

Owner
Andrew & Victoria Chalmers
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 26, 2017

About Andrew & Victoria Chalmers

Our two-bedroom condo is located between the St. Lawrence Gap, and Oistins, on Maxwell Coast Road. The condo is walking distance to both, the St. Lawrence Gap restaurants, and Oistins Fish Fry. The general area is very peaceful and quiet as it is a short distance from all the daytime/nightlife events and parties. It is an excellent spot to relax during the day, and walk out at night!

The condo is located directly across from the Barbados Beach Club resort. As a resident of the condo, you have access to all the resorts amenities. Maxwell Beach is right across the street from the condo, and is among one of the nicest beaches on the island. You can even hear the waves crashing at night from the main bedroom!

A swimming pool and hot-tub are also available in the condominium complex as well. In terms of water sports, they are available at Maxwell Beach along the shores of the Barbados Beach Club. To book excursions, you can use the front desk at the BBC. A general store is located 2 minutes from the Condo, where you can pickup basic necessities. YES, this includes Rum & Banks Beer! Transit access is available at the top of the street (2 min walk).

Andrew & Victoria Chalmers purchased this condo in 2013

Why Andrew & Victoria Chalmers chose Christ Church

Location, location, location.

You can be as active or laid back as you want!!!!

Everything is at your doorstep.

What makes this condo unique

Close to Oistins, The Gap, and Bus Routes for easy transportation.

Grocery store and car rental within walking distance.

A Private Romantic beach just steps away to the left!!!!

Another sports focused beach just steps away to the right!!!!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Hi Andrew!

Thank you! We enjoyed our stay at your condo. Barbados is wonderful place to stay!

We have not face any problem at all during our stay.

Perhaps In near future we’ll visit Barbados one more time!

BR/Amir
Dec 2015
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Amenities

Saint Lawrence Gap Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 986 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Main Bathroom - toilet , shower
    Half Bathroom - toilet
  • Bath-hand-face towels supplied. Bath soap supplied.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Master Bedroom - 1 queen
    Second Bedroom - 2 twin/ single
  • Both bedrooms feature air conditioning and ceiling fans with ocean views.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
This Condo is in the perfect location and close to all amenities. You can choose to do as much or as little as possible. The location is within walking distance to both Oistins and The Gap. Bus routes are at the top of the road. There are many restaurants available within this area.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(7 traveler reviews)

Experience The Lifestyle Of Barbados With Vervan
average rating of 4.714286 based on 8 reviews
5

A wonderful place to stay

  • 5 of 5

We traveled to Barbados for the first time after having visited a number of other destinations as a family. We are a family of four with 2 daughters and found the condo at Verdana perfect for our needs. It is close to a number of beaches, amenities and good restaurants of which we took thorough advantage including snorkeling, boat rides, surfing and of course a few trips to St.Lawerence gap. Being from Ottawa, we had fun at Bert's pub with the kids watching a hockey game in the open air. We immensely enjoyed our stay at the condo and found it very suitable for our needs with 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and a washer dryer. We look forward to a return visit at some point in the next few years and would like to thank Andrew and Victoria for making our Bajan visit a pleasant experience. Cheers, Lisa.

  • Submitted: Apr 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

We had a great time staying at Vervan!

  • 5 of 5

Condo is located steps from a very private beach, sprinkled with just a few people enjoying the beautiful surroundings. We loved that we could just walk out and easily go back to the condo for lunch, etc. You can also walk 5 minutes north on the beach and rent chairs and umbrellas as well as order drinks from the beach bar. We took the bus everywhere, the stop is located at the top of the street, very quick and easy. The "dollar bus" which cost $1 US or $2 Barbados per person will pick you up anywhere along the public bus route, very convenient. Or just wait at the regular bus stop for the big bus. The condo itself was very comfortable, AC only in the bedrooms but that was fine with us, the condo is very breezy and comfortable. Kitchen has everything you will need, also 2 small beach chairs available as well as beach towels. Laundry in unit is very convenient. The property manager was super nice and available anytime if you need anything. Check in and check out quick and easy and our deposit was refunded the same day we left! Condo complex is very quiet, pool looked clean, though the beach is so great we never got in the pool. Would have liked to use the hot spa at night, but couldn't get it to warm up. Condo was very clean and everything in working order. The Sea rocks dome is directly across the street and can be loud on weekend nights, but we closed up and put the AC on in the bedroom and that mostly drowned out the party noise. Accra beach is a quick bus ride away and has a reef that has excellent snorkling. Beaches on the west coast are nice and easy to get to, but we preferred the south facing beaches nearest to the condo. Most tours will pick you up and bring you back, so we asked for pick up at the Barbados Beach Club right across the street since some tours did not know where the Vervan condos are. Oistins Fish Fry is on Friday nights, 15-20 minute walk or 5 minutes on the dollar bus...music, vendors, dancing, lots of food and drink, a very fun time! Overall a wonderful vacation and we would definitely rent at Vervan again! Thank you Andrew and Victoria!

  • Submitted: Jan 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Tina & Dan for another 5 star review!!!! When we purchased the condo a few years ago we tried to pick a central location that would be close to fabulous beaches as that is what people come to Barbados mainly for, We also tried to pick a location that had accessibility to pretty much everything you would expect from a Barbados holiday. Whether it be day trips to the caves or a rum tour or an evening out at Oistins Fish Fry your only a short stroll away from everything. Our condo is as close as you can have to having all of your conveniences of home in a caribbean island getaway. So come to Barbados and stay with us and start making your own holiday memories. Best Regards Andrew & Victoria
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4

Good place to stay if you want to be out of the normal south coast hubbub

  • 4 of 5

Very well appointed and modern apartment very close to the beach and lots of amenities.

  • Submitted: Jan 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad you had an excellent stay at our condo and found our amenities just like being at home. The nice part of staying at our location is being able to get out of the constant action and noise of The Gap area. You can be as adventurous or laid back at our condo which makes for a dream holiday. Come and discover your memories today at Vervan!!!!
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5

Awesome Stay

  • 5 of 5

The condo was in a very good location, just a short walk across the street to a semi - private little beach and a short 5 minute walk to a more popular crowded beach. Located just off a busy road, you have quick access to many restaurants but without the traffic and noise of the main road. Pretty centrally located for surfing on the South Coast between Freights/South Point and Brandons a little further up.The condo was super clean and had everything you could need. Although we ate out every meal, the kitchen was fully stocked with everything to prepare a meal. The pool and hot tub in the courtyard were also very clean and inviting. The property manager was very easy to access and called a few times during our stay to check in and see if we needed anything and how our vacation was going. St. Lawrence Gap and Oistens are both within walking distance with a heap of excellent eating options.

Would recommend this place to anyone looking for a safe, quiet, comfortable stay in Barbados.

  • Submitted: Mar 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Mr Wagner We are so thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us and found our place so accessible to all of the restaurants and beach options where you can lay back and chill or go surfing. When we designed our condo we tried to think of every convenience that you would have at home and would want while still vacationing in a Caribbean island, according to your review we succeeded. Thank you for choosing Vervan as your holiday destination and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Best Regards Andrew & Victoria Chalmers
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Great location for exploring Barbados

  • 4 of 5

My husband and I spent a week at this lovely condo. Everything was exactly as pictured, clean, and in brand-new condition. I was concerned about only having a/c in the bedrooms but this really was not a problem at night. We slept wonderfully on the very comfy bed, but it was a bit muggy during the day even with the windows open. Having a washer and dryer in the place was also great. There were beach towels so we didn't have to pack those, and even a couple of beach chairs that were in great condition. I am not able to walk very far due to arthritic knees, but there was a lovely beach just across the road. In fact, it seems like everywhere we went there was a beach! We checked out most of them. (A rental car is a must to enjoy the entire island.) There was a grocery store very close, and a convenience store less than a block away for grabbing a couple of Banks beers;) We at at Oistins 3 of our 7 nights there because the food was amazing! The snapper at George's and the mixed fish platter at Chillin and Grillin are not to be missed. We drove down to it and had no problem finding parking, but it is just a short walk for those who don't want to rent a car. During our trip Barbados was experiencing an unusually large influx of seaweed on both the East-side and West-side, but we were able to find lovely, clear beaches on the north west side for swimming and snorkeling. The snorkeling right from shore was even better than the Virgin Islands. If you do have a car, there really isn't a reason to pay for the tour boats to swim with turtles. We found about a dozen to swim with and observe at Port St Charles, and the coral formations were vibrant and healthy. And having the refreshing pool and jacuzzi to return to each night was perfect. Why not 5 stars? Just a couple of personal preferences: I would have liked to have a/c throughout the condo, an icemaker for the freezer, and a full-length mirror somewhere in the condo. That being said, I would definitely recommend this place to anyone who does not have problems with stairs. The neighbors were friendly and helpful, the owner was wonderful and responsive to all my questions, and we had a great time exploring the the entire island. Although we rarely visit the same place twice, we are keeping an eye on airfare so we can return to this lovely island.

  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Sandie & James, We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us!!!! From beach towels and beach chairs to top of the line mattresses and linens the list is endless, This condo has it all. We have tried to think of every modern convenience that anyone could want and at the end of the day you are on a tropical island with all of these conveniences.( How Can It Get Any Better). Yes it can get a bit muggy in the Barbados 30 + degree weather but the AC/units in the bedrooms guarantee you will get a great sleep. We inquired to the Condominium board about installing AC/units in the livingroom area however as there is only one outside wall that it could be installed on and the wall to wall windows will not allow for the inside unit to be mounted there, Instead we opted for the next best thing and installed 3 ceiling fans between the livingroom and kitchen - dining area. These 3 ceiling fans really keep the air moving thru that portion of the condo. Our fridge has a plastic storage container that can hold roughly 4 ice cube trays full of ice as automatic water and ice dispensers are not allowed in the condo in case of accidental water leakages into other condo units. We are currently in the process of installing a full length mirror in the master bedroom so our guests can make sure they look there best before heading out for a night on the town. The pool and jacuzzi are always a welcome relief after a hard day of exploring the beautiful island of Barbados. The direct access to the south coast beaches is an added bonus and great for early morning jogs or walks. The supermarket is open from 8am-8pm seven days a week and is great for those necessities when you first arrive or thereafter, it is merely a 2 min walk from the condo. We are glad you found our condo so conveniently located and whether you were relaxing by the beach or pool or were going on an island adventure you were never really that far from home. We look forward to seeing you again in Paradise real soon. Best Regards Andrew & Victoria.
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5

Excellence

  • 5 of 5

My boyfriend and I just returned from this beautiful Island on Sunday March 2015, this condo is a gem. This is our Second Year staying at this condo. Very clean, the excellence of all details of this condo is very thoughtful from the owner. We were safe at all times, all guests and Islanders are extremely welcoming to all travellers, also very helpful and lots of fun. You feel very welcome to be a guest at this condo, it feels like it is your second home. There are two hotels that are sister of each other that welcome you with open arms to the beach or to eat from their amazing menu. You can enjoy all water sports or just relaxing on the beach. These two hotels have incredible night life that you are welcome to join, or you can relax at the condo and enjoy a swim or Jacuzzi. The pool is very romantic at night, they have mood lights that make you very relaxed. There is a great convenience store that is minutes away from the Condo that you can pick all necessary items at low cost. Downstairs of this store is a pool table restaurant, very fun, we enjoyed a few games ourselves. 95% of all tours pick you up for free and drop you off, Very convenient. Taxi service is very safe right in front of condo. There is no effort staying at this condo, its perfect. This condo is a must see, and stay! Believe us were coming back 2016.

  • Submitted: Mar 31, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hey Jacqueline Thank you for pointing out all of the great features of our Condo and some of the amenities in our area that you enjoyed. We love having repeat guests and being able to offer them a quality destination where they can have all of the comforts of home in the paradise we all know as Barbados. We look forward to welcoming you back next year. Warmest Regards Andrew & Victoria
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Map

Nearest Airport
6 Miles
Grantley Adams International Airport
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Barbados Golf Club
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Azuls Restaurant
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Maxwell Beach
Car: not necessary

2 Beautiful Beaches

Friday Night Fish Fry at Oistins.

Nightlife in the Gap.

Buses, Car rentals, Taxis at your door step!!!!

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Rates & Availability

Saint Lawrence Gap Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Low Season
Apr 17 2017 - Jul 13 2017
7 night minimum stay
$661
$2,641
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $26 per night, per additional guest
 
Crop Over
Jul 14 2017 - Aug 20 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,214
$4,708
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $74 per night, per additional guest
 
Low Season
Aug 21 2017 - Nov 1 2017
7 night minimum stay
$661
$2,641
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $26 per night, per additional guest
 
High Season
Nov 2 2017 - Dec 22 2017
7 night minimum stay
$735
$2,942
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $29 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas - New Year
Dec 23 2017 - Jan 1 2018
7 night minimum stay
$846
$3,384
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $37 per night, per additional guest
 
High Season
Jan 2 2018 - Apr 30 2018
7 night minimum stay
$772
$3,090
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $29 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$661
$2,641
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $29 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning $117.71
Refundable damage deposit $367.85
Tax Rate 17.0%

Rental Tenant Agreement needs to be signed once guests arrive at the Condo with our Property Manager.

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