Just below the crest of the mountain, off a dramatic drive, is Nid dAmour. True to its French translation, Love Nest, the villa has been perfectly perched on the side of the hill to take full advantage of a truly spectacular view. Behind you are neighboring mountains; in front of you is the palm lined entrance to the villa. Enter the front door and a brilliant, variegated scene flows before you, painted in greens and blues. Within your scope are the tropical island mountains, Baie Rouge Beach and Marigot with its scenic marinas. To your left is Anguilla, so close you can touch it. The sightline stretches to Creole Rock in Grand Case and beyond to the Atlantics horizon. The sapphire sea, dotted with boats, is everywhere. Palms and sea grape and giant aloe frame the natural picture. Its a perfect setting for a romantic tropical retreat.
The villa takes full advantage of the mesmerizing vistas with large terraces filled with covered spaces for dining and lounging. The heated infinity pool with built in jetted tub, framed by columns, visually flows into the sea. Head up to the roof terrace for truly unobstructed 360 degree views and gorgeous sunsets.
The interiors tasteful sea inspired dcor, in whites with touches of turquoise, compliments the view. The great room, with floor to ceiling glass doors, flows from the seating space into the charming French style kitchen which faces sea. Dine inside on the kitchens marble high top or in the splendid glass conservatory just off the kitchen; the view is the perfect backdrop for beautiful meals.
The spacious bedrooms connect to the main house. Both face the sea and have semi-private outdoor seating spaces. The dcor, in taupe and white with turquoise, blends with the vistas. Each en suite bathroom is spa like blending white cabinetry with natural stone and glass tiles. Large walk in showers have Indonesian river pebble floors and upscale fixtures. One shower opens to the view facing Anguilla.
You are secluded yet close to amenities. Its a short drive to Baie Rouge Beach and a few minutes to Baie Nettles new culinary stars; Le Sand, Dreams and Mezza Luna. In 10 minute you reach the charming French capital of Marigot with restaurants, shops and galleries, historic buildings and the Creole Market. Drive 25 minutes to Grand Case and Philipsburgs shopping haven. Only a short 10 minutes to access the international airport.
KNOW BEFORE YOU GO
Internet on the island can be inconsistent and signal strength is generally lower than in developed cities. As our guests in St. Martin, be prepared to work less and relax more.
Satellite television in St. Martin can be spotty so remember to set your DVR to record your favorite shows before leaving home.
Set high on a hill side, Nid dAmour has spectacular views from the villas heated infinity pool and built in hot tub.
The formal dining room is in a large glass conservatory or better yet, enjoy a meal from the roof top terraces dining table with 360 degree views of St-Martin.
Nid dAmour shares a main gate with sister property, Terrasse de Mer. Together these two homes can be rented as a 6-bedroom villa estate.
Bedroom 1: King bed, En-suite bathroom with shower, Air-conditioning, Ceiling fans, Plasma TV, DVD player
Bedroom 2: King bed, En-suite bathroom with shower, Air-conditioning, Ceiling fans, Plasma TV, DVD player
Air-conditioned bedrooms and living room
CO2 free electric mosquito trap
Heated swimming pool
Housekeeper (6 days a week)
Free calls to the USA Canada (Vonage Phone Access)
Points of Interest:
2minute drive to nearest grocery store
10 minute drive to Marigot with restaurants and nightlife
1minute drive to Baie Rouge.
5 minute drive to Plum Bay, Long Bay and Cupecoy.
10 minute drive to airport
Maximum 4 guests
Non Smoking Villa
Pets are not allowed
This property can be rented for special events such as Wedding/Cocktail Parties. Additional to one week minimum rental, an event fee a security deposit would be required according to the number of guests. The guests will be responsible to clean the house after the event and the owners will not accept more guests at the villa than what the villa can accommodate during the entire rental period (2 persons per bedroom) beside the event day .
Advertised rates may vary according to the season and duration of stay