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Oceanfront, Ground Floor/Beach Level, Pool, WiFi, AC, Bldg "A" @ Sapphire Beach

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 650 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Directly On The Beach ~ Gorgeous Views, Gentle Breezes, Includes Wifi

Beach level (ground floor) walk out to the beach, just steps from the waters edge.

Located in building A.

Please read our wonderful reviews and then come see for yourself why everyone loves our place and why we consider it Paradise!!!

There's plenty of sunshine as well as plenty of shade from the Seagrape trees lining the beach. Whether you want to catch some rays or sit quietly under a tree for an afternoon nap, you have all the room you'll need to enjoy your day right here, right outside your patio door at Sapphire Beach.

The covered patio overlooks the gorgeous white sands and the calm crystal clear waters of Sapphire Beach. In the distance you can see our neighboring islands including St John, Jost Van Dyke and other British Virgin Islands.

Catch the sunrise over St John while sipping your coffee at the pool deck, and at the end of your day, catch the sunset with a bottle of wine while sitting on the patio.

Our completely renovated condo has a bright open floor plan and includes all the comforts of home. Our condo sleeps 2 very comfortably, with a brand new king size bed in the bedroom. It also features two flat screen TV’s-one in the bedroom and one in the living area .

The beautifully remodeled kitchen has hardwood cabinets with new counter tops with a gorgeous back splash and is fully equipped with a microwave, full size stove/oven, a full size refrigerator, blender, coffee pot, toaster and all the necessary pots and pans, dishes and utensils for your comfort and convenience. The kitchen is also stocked with basic spices- salt, pepper, Italian seasoning, garlic powder, garlic salt, basil, rosemary etc. as well as filters, sweeteners & creamer for your coffee.

The spacious bathroom is completely renovated too , with a new tile shower, two sinks and plenty of shelves and counter space. We have thick, plush bath towels, hotel sized soaps and shampoos and a hair dryer all included for your convenience.

Our rental comes with over-sized beach towels, a beach bag, a small insulated cooler and water noodles -all located inside the condo and beach ready.

Yes, for those of us that just cant completely break away from the loved ones that unfortunately couldn't come with you.....free WiFiis available so you can send pictures, update your Facebook status, Twitter, Tweet and Text away!!! :)

(I'm sorry but wifi usage is strictly forbidden for any work related chores)

The Dive In shop on the beach is open for business. Here you can rent kayaks, stand up paddle(SUP) boards, wave runners and foam beach floats, or buy some basic beach sundries like sun block, lotions, sunglasses and the like.

Recently opened as of July 2016- Sapphire Beach Bar

Check out our photos for a preview of the menu. Now serving cold drinks and grilled sandwiches right here at Sapphire Beach. Don't miss the live music every Wednesday and Sunday afternoon.

SAPPHIRE BEACH MARINA:

Offering an abundance of island water activities. Day sail over to St. John, Caneel Bay and Trunk Bay. Cruise a catamaran to Jost Van Dyke in the BVI, home of Foxy's and the famous Soggy Dollar Bar. Speedboat to Virgin Gorda and The Baths. Dive PADI. Jetski. Fish the North and South Drops with the very best. Or just hang out and watch the boats come and go and the resident fish frolick in the crystal clear water.

We are on Facebook where we are friends with many of the merchants, boat captains, restaurants etc on our island as well as our surrounding islands. We try to post current activities and happenings around the islands. Please ask for our link so we can be friends!

The town of Red Hook is just about 1/2 mile from the condo and boasts many restaurants, shops, bars, marinas and of course the Ferry dock where you can catch a ferry over to St John or any of our other neighboring islands .

Some of the amenities at Sapphire Beach Resort and Marina~

So many options as you plan your day. Go for a swim, nap on the sand under a tree or in the sun, snorkel right off the beach, volleyball 🏐 , corn hole, para-sailing , kayaking, rent a Wave Runner , snorkeling tour, sailing ⛵️ or a deep sea fishing 🎣 charter from the Sapphire Marina just steps away...the day is yours to relax and enjoy as you wish in the warm Caribbean sun ☀️ ! Then, you may want to wind down with a nice relaxing sunset cruise. Be sure to check out our marina we have so much to offer!!

We also have gorgeous multi-level cascading freshwater pool which is surrounded by the beautiful Caribbean Sea. Grab a book and relax while watching the tranquil blue waters lap up on the shore surrounding the sparkling clear pool. Or sit back and relax while watching the boats coming in and out of the marina.

"Slice Cafe and Craft Pizza" locate up by the pool in Sapphire Village offers lunch and dinner -a short walk up the hill past the marina and 'F' building.

Delivery service is offered right to the condo. Check out the website posted in the room, place your order and have it delivered. Many local restaurants to choose from.

If you're in the mood to explore~ The Virgin Islands National Park on St John is easily accessible by ferry from Red Hook. Catch a cab at Cruz Bay dock and go explore the park, soak in the beauty of Trunk Bay, Caneel Bay, Cinnamon Bay or hike any one of the 22 trails. You may want to check out the ruins of Annaberg Plantation where they produced sugar, molasses and rum. Participate in a demonstration on basket weaving or bread baking. The ruins are fairly extensive and well preserved.

So bring your bikinis 👙 and flip flops and be ready to relax and unwind in the beautiful Caribbean sun!

Please, no smoking inside our condo. If you wish to smoke please be courteous and take it outside.

Sapphire Beach, St Thomas, USVI - Beautiful.

Homeaway & VRBO #'s for our other 2 condos right here on Sapphire Beach:

Please view them at

www.homeaway.com/4069070 or

www.VRBO.com/4069070ha

www.homeaway.com/3531548 or

www.VRBO.com/3531548ha

More Details

Owner
Kathie Jankowski
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 21, 2017

About Kathie Jankowski

We just recently purchased our second condo here at Sapphire Beach. We love our first one so much, we wanted to expand!! We have been coming to St Thomas for over 10 years. Its our paradise and we would love to make it yours too.

Kathie Jankowski purchased this condo in 2014

Why Kathie Jankowski chose East End

We chose Sapphire Beach because it is the absolute most beautiful beach on the island. The building exteriors were all renovated outside in 2016-and the views cannot be beat. The water is crystal clear and excellent for snorkeling, swimming or just floating the day away. We feel this is the closest to paradise that we can possible be. It is our pleasure to be able to share it with you!

What makes this condo unique

Highlights of our rental-

The views!!!!!! You will feel an immediate calming sensation when you see the view!!!

On site marina for perfect access to water activities.

On site beach bar/restaurant.

Fresh water pool.

Convenient to shopping, restaurants and ferry.

Amenities

Estate Smith Bay Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 650 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Double vanity, plenty of counter and drawer space
  • Newly renovated large shower, double sink vanity with plenty of counter and drawer space. Plush oversized towels.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • King Sized pillow top , two night stands dresser/desk, flat screen tv, alarm clock
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • duty free shops
  • marina
  • reefs
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • 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:
  • deepsea fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Yoga classes and Massages offered on the beach. Night dives available through the Dive Shop

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Oceanfront, Ground Floor/Beach Level, Pool, WiFi, AC, Bldg "A" @ Sapphire Beach
average rating of 4.828125 based on 64 reviews
4

Nice condo, right on the beach, exactly what we wanted.

  • 4 of 5

The condo was well appointed, clean, and the location was excellent. The exterior grounds on the beach side were well maintained. We would stay here again.

  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm glad you enjoyed your stay. Hope to see you back soon! Kathie
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5

Incredible experience

  • 5 of 5

The pictures for this location do not do it justice. The view from the back porch is amazing, the beach is right at your feet and the condo is clean, spacious, and very comfortable.

During the day, the restaurant next door is open and available for great food and any drink you might want. At night, the grounds are quiet and calm, my wife and I walked along the beach at night amazed by the beautiful view of St. John and the fact we had the beach to ourselves.

The unit is stocked with snorkling gear, beach chairs, coolers, etc.

If you like snorkling, Sapphire beach had some of the best we found all week.

Red Hook is half a mile away and there are plenty of restaurants and nightlife to keep you entertained. This is where the ferry is located to travel to St. John, which is another added convenience.

Every day we were down we commented how glad we were that we stayed where we did. I highly recommend this location and this unit.

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for this wonderful review. We agree location is everything, and ourloction is top notch. You just can't beat the views and the privacy! That feeling of having the beach all to yourself is priceless. Being so close to town yet feeling like you're on your own private island. That's what we consider perfection. I'm so glad you were happy with your choice of our condo. We hope to have you back again sometime soon! Kathie
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5

Very nice condo and great location! Great owner! Wonderful stay!!!!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful condo and beach. We will return!

  • Submitted: Jun 1, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you. Im so glad you enjoyed your stay. Life is good at the beach! -Kathie
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3

Great stay in a good location!

  • 3 of 5

Our stay at Kathy's condo at Saphire beach was very nice. The condo is very clean and in a great location, just steps from the Sea and a quick cab ride to Red hook. We look forward to a return here in the future. Be aware when the cruise ships come in, the beach gets extremely crowded in front of condo A. My husband and I took the opportunity to swim in the pool until the beach was quiet.

  • Submitted: May 21, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you.
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4

Looking Forward to our Next Stay

  • 4 of 5

We love love the size of the room, the view from the patio was beautiful. We were impressed with the response time it took to replace an in operative safe. The bathroom towels were a little musty however the Hot water in the bathroom was excellent. I enjoy sitting on the balcony and hearing the wave crashing onto the beach while having breakfast. I did wish I could secure balcony door from the outside instead of going through the front door, than having to go around the building. We were impressed with all the amenities the room came with. Kathy was a pleasure to work with. The only thing wrong with our trip, was that our stay was too short....We look forward to our future stay. Hernandez

  • Submitted: May 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words. We try to have everything perfect for everybody but we do ocassionally experience these little glitches- like a safe that doesn't work. I'm thankful for an staff that is on top of everything and will go out of their way to replace or fix whatever is needed on the spot. That safe wasn't going to get the best of us! Replaced within two hours. No problem! Smooth sailing after that and I'm glad you enjoyed your stay. Can't wait to have you back. Thanks again!
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5

Super Condo!

  • 5 of 5

Lovely condo - awesome location - right where it's all happening! It's a lovely and quiet beach overall and yet it has a little shop and a small grill and bar right on the water (bar not in view of the condo which is good, but just a tiny walk which is nice). All the best swimming and sandy beach area is directly behind this A building condo. What a great relaxing vacation! Thanks!!!

  • Submitted: May 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for this wonderful review. It's true what they say- Its all about- Location, Location, Location!! I'm glad you loved the place as much as we do! Hope to see you back real soon! -Kathie
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Map

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Cyril E King Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Sapphire Bar and Grill
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
Red Hook
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Mahogany Golf Course
Nearest Restaurant
Sapphire Beach Bar
Nearest Beach
Sapphire Beach
Car: recommended

Stand up paddle boards and kayak rentals on the beach

Photos

Rates & Availability

Estate Smith Bay Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer 2017
Jun 1 2017 - Sep 30 2017
4 night minimum stay
$190
 
 
Fall 2017
Oct 1 2017 - Nov 15 2017
4 night minimum stay
$200
 
 
Winter/Spring 2018
Nov 16 2017 - May 31 2018
4 night minimum stay
$245
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$245
 

Additional information about rental rates

Exit Cleaning $150
Tax Rate 12.5%

The rates quoted are for two guests. Additional guests are charged at a rate of $25 per person per night.
Mid stay cleaning upon request add $75.

We never ask for nor do we accept wire transfers.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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