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Hillside Villa with 2 pools, tropical surroundings, sunset views + gated property

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 - 14 nights

Overview

About the property

4 Bedrooms, 4.0 Bathrooms, 8 Sleeps

A vibrant blue gate sets the stage for mesmerizing sea views, photogenic sunsets, unique water features and stylish tropical living straight out of a design magazine. Entering through the courtyard, a pebbled tropical stream flows invitingly around the upper level. Walk through the blue front door and a panoramic vision in brilliant greens and blues flows all the way from the turquoise pool to the sea and beyond to the horizon. The scene is dramatic, magical and serene.

Open, airy interior and exterior rooms, with high vaulted ceilings and creamy stone floors, blend seamlessly to create a chicly contemporary, comfortable space. Expansive floor to ceiling glass walls and sliding glass doors open wide to the sea view, the upper pool and spacious outdoor terraces for al fresco dining and lounging. Soft white walls, colorful modern art and accessories plus sleek furniture in off-white and taupe are complemented by dark woods for an inviting and relaxing style. Off the dining area, facing the sea, is a modern, open kitchen in white, grey, steel and black granite.

The four bedrooms are housed in two wings. Every bedroom is equal size with sea and lower pool views. The interiors are sleek and tranquil in whites and neutrals accented with color pops; each room distinctive in blue, turquoise, brown and red. The beautiful spa style marble and stone bathrooms feature spacious walk in showers with sea and pool views; one has a private outdoor shower.

3 bedrooms are off the main space, past the open air, sea view gym. The upper bedroom terrace has views of the sea and beautiful lower pool. Downstairs are two pool level bedrooms each with views, private terraces and ladders so you can dip in the pool from your room. The fourth bedroom, with direct lower pool access, is across the upper level river and downstairs with its own private entry just off the upper level pool.

Although very secluded, you are very close to amenities. Walk to Plum Beach. Drive 5 minutes to Baie Nettles new culinary stars; Le Sand, Dreams and Mezza Luna. 10 minute drive brings you to the charming French capital of Marigot with restaurants, shops and galleries, historic buildings and the Creole Market. Drive 25 minutes to Grand Case; 30 to Philipsburgs shopping haven and a mere 10 to the 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.

You can take a dip into the lower level pool right from three of the bedrooms. Enter and exit easily with ladders right off the sliding glass doors.

Fully enjoy the outdoors. Floor to ceiling sliding glass doors open the main living space and kitchen wide open to the covered verandahs. Only ceiling fans keep these spaces cool during the daytime apart from the tropical breezes.

Bedroom / Bathroom Description

Bedroom 1 King size bed, En-suite bathroom with shower, Air conditioning, Ceiling fan, TV, DVD player, Safe

Bedroom 2 King size bed, En-suite bathroom with shower, Air conditioning, Ceiling fan, TV, DVD player, Safe

Bedroom 3 King size bed, En-suite bathroom with shower, Air conditioning, Ceiling fan, TV, DVD player, Safe

Bedroom 4 King size bed, En-suite bathroom with shower, Air conditioning, Ceiling fan, TV, DVD player, Safe

Features Amenities

Air conditioned bedrooms

Ceiling fan

Hair dryer

Safe

Satellite TV

DVD player

CD player

Stereo

Wi-Fi access

Washer/Dryer

CO2 free electric mosquito trap

Fully equipped kitchen

Outdoor Features

2 Swimming pools

Outdoor furniture

Alfresco dining

BBQ grill

Electric gates

Gazebo

Staff Services

Included:

Gardener

Housekeeper (6 days a week)

Pool keeper

At Extra Cost advance notice may be required:

Villa pre-stocking

Adventure activities

Villa Policies

Maximum 8 guests

Children welcome

Non-smoking villa

Pets are not allowed

Not recommended for small children as villa is built on two levels with no connected bedrooms and pools all around the villa

Getting There

Rental car recommended

Transport available

Location

7 minute drive to grocery store

10 minute walk to Plum Bay Beach

12 minute drive to town

Advertised rates may vary according to the season and duration of stay

More Details

Property Manager
Luxury Retreats International
Speaks: english, french, german, spanish, russian, italian, arabic
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within an hour
Calendar last updated:
April 27, 2017

Amenities

Les Terres Basses Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
Theme:
  • Family
  • Luxury
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - This is an en-suite bathroom
    Bathroom 2 - This is an en-suite bathroom
    Bathroom 3 - This is an en-suite bathroom
    Bathroom 4 - This is an en-suite bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(27 traveler reviews)

Hillside Villa with 2 pools, tropical surroundings, sunset views + gated property
average rating of 4.740741 based on 27 reviews
5

Couples Getaway

  • 5 of 5

We rented Grand Bleu for a week early March with another couple for our 15th wedding anniversary celebration, and it was absolutely fantastic. The view was incredible, excellent service by everyone at Luxury Retreats as well as our lovely housekeeper Mercier. The layout and bedrooms of the house were perfect. Pools were fantastic. Great music system, kitchen was well equipped, etc, etc, etc!

If I'm being super picky I will say that the house needs some love. A fresh coat of paint, the strip lighting in our bathroom was broken, some broken floor tiles, etc. Just regular wear and tear that could be easily remedied. But overall I'd highly, highly recommend this property!!

  • Submitted: Mar 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: Luxury Retreats International
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Positive

  • 4 of 5

All was good. Villa was very nice. One complaint is that all exercise equipment was outdated and broken. Pictures show a gym which was important to me, but nothing worked at all, and machines are all very old an broken. Pics should be removed as terribly misleading.

  • Submitted: Mar 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: Luxury Retreats International
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5

Amazing stay

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing stay. Wonderful assistance by Emma as from the first contact. We travel a lot and this has been one of our best experience at all. Upon check in we were greeted by the driver to take us to the villa complimentary. The first impression has been absolute delight with a perfect view. Villa is in amazing condition. The only down part was a bit cold pool water yet this hasn't been any big issue.

  • Submitted: Mar 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: Luxury Retreats International
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5

Relaxing

  • 5 of 5

A fantastic villa - a fantastic vacation - we enjoyed the villa, the view and the pools.

  • Submitted: Nov 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: Luxury Retreats International
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5

Over the top...

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Grand Bleu for my son's high school graduation trip. My 18 year old son and 15 year old daughter each brought a friend. We had an absolutely fantastic time! The villa is huge and modern with a beautiful hilltop view. The open air living room, open dining area, and pools are awesome. The bedrooms and bathrooms are huge and posh.

Our chef, Jerome spoiled us. We took turns choosing meals for him to prepare, and they were all SO delicious. The presentation was straight out of a French restaurant.

Luxury Retreats did a great job from beginning to end. The planning process by email leading up to our trip was super easy. We planned our entire itinerary ahead of time, which made the trip go very smoothly. Dominic helped choose a villa, and Emma was on top of everything before we arrived. We were picked up at the airport in a super nice Mercedes bus and whisked away to our awesome villa where our rental car was waiting.

St. Martin is full of things to do. Loved every min

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: Luxury Retreats International
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4

Lovely, spacious villa for adults only, best in clear sunny skies.

  • 4 of 5

We had a terrific time in St Marteen as always, but not necessarily due to the villa. Villa was lovely, but not supplied well for home entertaining, or food prep. Constant problems with the gate locking us in provided unnecessary frustration as it was easily solved and we weren't clued in to solution until problem had occurred 4 times leaving our friends constantly waiting outside for us.

Terrific on rainy days to have the living room feel like inside but outside. However stairs to rooms slippery in rain and had to get soaked going to the rooms in frequent downpours.

Ping pong table and bikes a bonus, rooms outfitted beautifully.

  • Submitted: Mar 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: Luxury Retreats International
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Nearest Restaurant
12 Minutes
Nearest Beach
10 Minutes

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