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Home-styled cottage on Nevis with spectacular views of the Caribbean Sea

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 500 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

A 500 sq ft one bedroom cottage with a 180 degree view of ocean

This is a one bedroom one bathroom cottage with a king size bed, ceiling fans in all room, air conditioning in the bedroom, fully equipped kitchen with generous counter and cupboard space, and a wrap around porch that allows for unobstructed views of the ocean and nearby bay. Guests can walk to the seashore where they can snorkel swim leisurely or beachcomb. Free Wifi is available as well as access to Netflix shows and movies. Additionally a phone is available to guests to make local calls free. Guests also have access to a washing machine on the premises.


Owner
Austin Wallace
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
February 8, 2017

About Austin Wallace

My name is Austin Wallace. I was born in Nevis and lived there until was 18 years when I migrated to St. Croix (U. S. V. I) and later attended college in Vermont and post graduate at the University of Michigan. My wife Dawn is a Vermonter who first visited the Nevis in 1976 and fell in love with the island and its natural beauty. After retiring in 2007 we moved back to Nevis where we have a home. One of our plans was to build two home style cottages with adequate amenities and a rental rate that is affordable to visitors to the island. e SeaGrape Height cottages were designed and constructed in accordance with our guidelines. This is the first full year that they became available to guests.

Austin Wallace purchased this cottage in 2007

Why Austin Wallace chose St Kitts & Nevis

SeaGrape Heights cottages were designed by me and my wife Dawn. They were built on land owned by my parents. Since her visit to Nevis, Dawn picked this spot to build our house. Due to the lack of an access road our house was built in another location. Years later we were able to construct SeaGrape Heights in that spot

What makes this cottage unique

SeaGrape Heights cottages have the feeling of a home and specifically a tropical home. They are perched on a hillside and accessible only via a private road. They provide the feeling of truly being secluded with no other buildings nearby. The view is indeed very spectacular. This alone is worth the stay.

Amenities

Camps Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Rural ...
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • 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 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Has a full shower, one piece vanity top, a mirror over the face basin and hooks for hanging garments. The step over to shower is 8 inches high and is convenient for shaving legs. A tub faucet and shower-head is available.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom with a king size sleigh bed, dresser with mirror, a closet for hanging and storing clothes and other personal items, a reading lamp over the bed, ceiling fan and air conditioner. Has a six foot French door that allows easy access to porch.
Entertainment:
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • rain forests
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

Learn more about this vacation rental at the owner's website:

Reviews

4.8/5 -
(4 traveler reviews)

Home-styled cottage on Nevis with spectacular views of the Caribbean Sea
average rating of 4.75 based on 4 reviews
5

Simply the best!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed everything from the spotless accomadation, to the beauty of the area, and the amazing ocean views. Austin was a great host and made us feel truly at home in Nevis. Nevis is a special place and this was a special rental!

Stephen and Shelley

  • Submitted: Mar 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful piece of paradise!

  • 5 of 5

I had a wonderful week at this beautiful cottage with breathtaking views of the water, mountains, sunrise and sunset!! The owners, Austin and Dawn, were welcoming and gracious and oriented me to everything I needed for a perfect stay! The cottage is beautiful, well-equipped, comfortable (including the bed!), and conveniently located! Incredible vacation!!

  • Submitted: Mar 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Stunning Nevis Rental!

  • 5 of 5

Stayed in the 2-bedroom cottage with traveling companion for one week. Located on top of a hill, there are stunning views of the Caribbean Sea & St. Kitts in the distance from the wrap-around porch. Beautifully decorated cottages (there's also a 1-Bedroom unit) feature full kitchens with all appliances, dishes, etc. living rooms, and full bathrooms. Although not used, there are A/C units in all rooms and free WiFi. Tap water is drinkable. Easy walking distance to beaches. Located about 7 miles from Charlestown, shops, and restaurants, so a rental car is recommended, although owners may arrange for private taxi services. Had a wonderful time, relaxing and enjoying Nevis sites!

  • Submitted: Apr 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Very good accomodations

  • 4 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay at Seagrape Heights cottage on Nevis; we spent a week. The view was wonderful overlooking the ocean. We enjoyed sitting on the porch admiring the view and relishing the breezes. There was plenty of shade on the porch which is very important for us. There is a land line for client use, wifi access, and tv, although we never used the tv. The kitchen is well stocked with necessary cooking utensils, stove and refrigerator (with ice maker) but we usually always ate out; we so enjoy the food on Nevis. There is a nice sized shower in the bathroom which we really appreciated. Every room has a ceiling fan which were very adequate for our needs; but there is also an air conditioner in the bedroom which we never used. It was so nice to be able to hear the ocean at night when going to sleep. There is an outside shower for rinsing off after being on the beach. This was very nice, especially since my husband is a diver. It made it easy to clean off his equipment. The only reason I have given this four stars instead of five is that we missed watching the sunset from our porch; the cottage faces pretty well north. A very, very pleasant place to stay. Thank you. Pat and David

  • Submitted: Feb 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
2 Miles
Newcastle Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Nisbet Plantation Hotel
Nearest Ferry
4 Miles
Seabridge car ferry
Nearest Golf
7 Miles
Four Seasons Hotel golf course
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Pizza Beach
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Long Haul Bay Beach
Car: recommended

Seagrapeheights cottages are located within a short walking distance from the seashore at Long Haul Bay where reefs near the shore provide good snorkeling and selected areas are good for swimming. Also within walking distance of the cottages is Herbert's Beach a well known popular spot where you can take a lunch and spend the day swimming and basking in the sun or in the shade of nearby coconut trees. Or if you choose you may have lunch and drinks at Nisbet Plantation Hotel beach restaurant a short distance along the beach from Herbert's Beach. Snorkeling and wind surfing/sailing are regular activities at Herbert's Beach (note beach pictures of Herbert's beach).

For those interested in worshiping or seeing historical places, St. James Anglican church (a several centuries old stone building) is about a 1/2 mile from the cottages. Also, if you are interested in visiting the campus of the Medical School of the Americas, that is also within a 1/2 mile walk. For those seeking some physical challenges, you will have direct access to hiking the hills above the cottages.

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Rates & Availability

Camps Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
High Season
Dec 11 2016 - May 20 2017
3 night minimum stay
$155
$930
$3,720
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$125
$750
$3,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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