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Brand New with a Spectacular View and Waiting for YOU!

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Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 nights


Minimum Stay
4 nights


Dorothea Apartment Rental Photos and Description

1 bedroom, 2 bath quarters with a kitchenette, a pool and a WOW view!

Captain's Quarters is located on the lush North side of St Thomas in East Caret Bay. The view of the ocean is breathtaking, the sound of the waves mesmerizing and the sea breezes plentiful. The Quarters has a porch with a dining table and a grill, a living area with a kitchenette, a large bedroom with a king bed, two bathes and a washer/dryer unit. For your relaxation, there is also a POOL on site. We are handicapped accessible and one of the few properties on island with no stairs!

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible

Joe and Marcia Wilkins
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
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December 10, 2016
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About Joe and Marcia Wilkins

Joe was born and raised in New York. He attended an all boys high school and played varsity football as tackle. After graduation he volunteered in the US Marine Corp and served in Viet Nam. After retirement, he moved to New Mexico and attended the University of Albq majoring in business. Joe was owner of several service related businesses in Farmington, New Mexico. He enjoyed organizing dive vacations for large parties and traveling to exotic places. In preparation for civilian retirement, he attended PADI PRO DIVE in Florida and graduated as a Master Scuba Diver Instructor. After moving to the USVI, he attended Sea School and became a licensed boat Captain. Thus, CAPTAIN JOE

Joe and Marcia Wilkins purchased this apartment in 2014

Why Joe and Marcia Wilkins chose Northside

We have lived on St Thomas for 10 years. The WEATHER here is hands down, unbeatable. We love the hues of the OCEAN, especially the turquoise you only find in the Caribbean. We enjoy the diversity of LANDSCAPES. The PEOPLE of St Thomas are of many cultures and nations. Our CUSTOM is to greet all with a 'good morning' or 'good afternoon'. It's a great icebreaker when you enter a doctors office and greet a room full of waiting patients. We enjoy outdoor DINING and sampling our various 5 Star eateries. Top of our list are all the AQUATIC activities available on our island. The crystal clear , warm waters are perfect for boating, swimming, snorkeling, scuba diving, paddle boarding. kayaking, canoeing etc. etc. etc.

We looked at homes to purchase for two years. We spent one year looking at lots.

Marcia had a requirement list with no compromises. We had to find a piece of property with a fantastic view, no lines or wires blocking that view, decent roads and

facing northeast to take advantage of the sea breezes. We spent a year with an architect and it took two years to build. Welcome to CAPTAIN'S QUARTERS!


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(18 traveler reviews)

Brand New with a Spectacular View and Waiting for YOU!
average rating of 4.9444447 based on 18 reviews


  • 5 of 5

Not a better place to stay while visiting St Thomas. Owners have thought of every detail to make this the perfect home away from home get a way. Everything is new and feels luxurious. Marcia and Joe are very special people and you will be more than happy you stayed at this CLEAN, UPSCALE and IMPECCABLE villa! We miss you Joe and Marcia and Miss Lucy too!

  • Submitted: May 20, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
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  • 5 of 5

What a truly wonderful place to stay in S.t Thomas! My best friend and I have made it to St. Thomas now 7 times and every time we have stayed in a different part of the island as to find out what our favorite area was. I truly felt the northern side of the island was where I wanted to one day live until we stayed with Joe and Marcia!!! This home truly has EVERYTHING you didn't even know you wanted/needed. The King size bed was extremely comfortable and we felt like we were in our private oasis but were just minutes away from downtown and the harbor.

Walking up to their beautiful new home everything is immaculate and well manicured nothing less than the Ritz. The views were amazing and even though the gorgeous apartment is beautifully decorated but the air conditioning is never even needed. Perched up on the hills overlooking so many beach areas and breathtaking views of the BVI's we found a wonderful new secret of the locals' at Hull Bay.

Joe and Marcia are very well versed with the island and assist you an any possible way from food suggestions to even diving help or lessons. (Joe is a dive instructor). I haven't even began to talk about the staff.... ok well it consists of one.... her name is Lucy and I can honestly say I miss her just as much as I miss waking up inside their beautiful home to a beautiful view.

We now will only stay in style and comfort at an incredible price for such a great piece of paradise!!! Thanks again Joe and Marcia and see you in a few months.

Paige and Lori

  • Submitted: Mar 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
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Amazing view and a beautiful property.

  • 5 of 5

It is always risky to judge a place based on pictures. However, in this case, the property is as beautiful if not more so than the pictures. It is new and well-kept and has everything you could need. My fiance and I felt at home in every aspect and would highly recommend it. The view was breath-taking every time we saw it and made it very difficult to leave. The kitchen was stocked with all of the supplies we needed to cook and make drinks. The pool area was perfect for laying in the sun and relaxing. Joe and Marcia were very friendly and helped us with anything we needed. You definitely need to rent a car because, while the island is small, there are no direct routes and you will spend more on taxiing than the rental. Overall, we would highly recommend the Captain's Quarters!

  • Submitted: Mar 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Five Weeks of Paradise!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I spent 5 wonderful weeks at Captain's Quarters. Owners Marcia and Joe were sooo nice and very receptive to all our needs. Joe even set up fitness equipment when he learned we were exercise enthusiasts! Joe also greeted us at the airport and led us right to the grocery store which was fabulous so we could relax the next day and enjoy the surroundings on our first day. Renting a car is a must since beaches, Red Hook, and town are at least a 20-30 minute ride. The villa is on the North side of the island and was breathtaking. Immaculate and spacious, it was perfect for us! Grounds are gorgeous and well maintained. We absolutely loved coming back "home" after a day of exploring! Lucy, our new four legged friend was always ready to greet us!

We had every breakfast and some dinners out on the patio with views of Maegan's Bay, Hull Bay, and Neltjeberg Beach. Very quiet and relaxing! Our favorite restaurants were Hook, Line and Sinker in Frenchtown, FishTails and XO Bistro in Red Hook, and Kokopelli Cafe.

Spent lots of time swimming, snorkeling, and golfing at Mahogany Run Golf Course which was a great course. St John and St Croix excursions were great day trips and easy to do. St Croix is only accessed by Sea Plane at this time.

Highly recommend a stay at Captains Quarters!!

  • Submitted: Mar 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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week in paradise

  • 5 of 5

What a fantastic week! This apartment has a stunning view! Joe and Marcia went well above and beyond our expectations to make our stay perfect! Any questions were answered promptly. What gracious hosts! They even cooked dinner for us the evening of our arrival! We arrived as "guests" and left as "friends". The apartment is immaculate. The restaurant recommendations, dive centers, deep sea fishing were spot on. We would definitely recommend staying here! Sitting out on the covered veranda, watching the beautiful green parrots dart around the tree tops was a delightful surprise. This really IS paradise! If you're just thinking about going to St. Thomas, think no more. GO! And stay here!

  • Submitted: Jan 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
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Beautiful, all brand new with everything needed to feel at home. Views are unbeatable.

  • 5 of 5

A perfect island getaway

  • Submitted: Jan 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
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Magens Bay
Mahogany Run Golf Course
Coki Beach
St. Peter Mountain Greathouse & Botanical Gardens
Coral World Marine Park and Observatory
Mountain Top
Room With a View
Grill Room
Magens Bay Beach
Banana Tree Grille
Skyride to Paradise Point
Tickles Dockside Pub
Hull Bay Hideaway
Hook, Line, and Sinker
Tree Limin' Extreme
Nearest Airport
4.2 Miles
Cyril E King Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.9 Miles
Nearest Ferry
3.8 Miles
Smith's Ferry Service on Veteran's Drive
Nearest Golf
6.3 Miles
Mahogany Run
Nearest Motorway
0.3 Miles
Highway 33 Crown Mountain Road
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
Hook, Line and Sinker, Bella Blu or Epernay
Nearest Beach
6 Miles
Magen's Bay
Car: recommended


Rates & Availability

Dorothea Apartment Rental Rates

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4 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250
Tax Rate 12.5%

Short stay (less than 7 nights) cleaning fee of $125 is charged

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Dorothea Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • villa
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Rural ...
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Guest Bath - toilet , shower
    Master Bath Suite - toilet , shower , Walk in travertine shower and double sinks
  • In the master bath there is a beautiful travertine shower with a rain head fixture. The custom vanity has two virtuous china bowl sinks with waterfall faucets.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Master Suite - 1 king
    Sofa Sleeper - 1 sleep sofa /futon , The sleeper mattress has a built in AirDream Sleep System
  • Captain's Quarters has a spacious master bedroom suite. The new Tommy Bahama bed is fitted with a Beauty Rest Plush Pillow Top mattress. It's also a great place to kick back and nap, enjoy the peace and quiet or catch a little television. The master bath suite is very spacious with a walk in travertine shower, custom vanity and double sinks. All linens are provided.
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
The kitchenette does not have a stove/oven. We do have a NuWave Induction Portable Cooktop. It's such fun to cook on! It's a product so new on the market we've left the instruction booklet in the cupboard. There is also a gas grill on the porch where you can prepare food while enjoying the sea breezes and fantastic view of the Atlantic ocean.

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