|Minimum Stay||2 nights|
Perched on one of the highest knolls in St. John, the views from Villa Alizé are breathtaking. Views of the twinkling lights in Coral Bay below, the open ocean, and verdant hillsides will make you want to extend your stay.
Once you start your journey up to the summit of Ajax Peak, you are immediately swept away to a lush, tropical oasis. When you arrive at Villa Alizé you will bask in the trade winds as you gaze at the spectacular and mesmerizing panoramic views over all of St John, Coral Bay and the Caribbean Ocean beyond. The Villa borders the vast Virgin Islands National Park, offering you unparalleled privacy.
The ambiance at Villa Alizé is Caribbean Casual Elegance. Designed and furnished by New York based interior design firm Evan James Interiors, this newly renovated plantation style 2 bedroom and 1 bathroom Villa, complete with oversized window openings and shutters, offers Caribbean Art and Accent pieces in bronze and deep wood tones throughout the open concept living area. Crisp white bedding flanked by mahogany accents with flowing sheer white window treatments will encourage you to spend a few extra moments relaxing each day. The living and dining areas and kitchen are extremely bright and airy, offering stunning 180 degree views from Coral Bay to St Thomas. The generously proportioned kitchen with Brilliant white glass tile, gas stove, microwave, large fridge and coffee maker provides the perfect place to prepare a meal for al fresco dining either inside the Villa, or under the Gazebo overlooking all of St John, providing you with a constant reminder that you that are in a very special place.
With it's oversized outdoor decks perched high above the St John landscape, you can relax on the lounge chairs, use the outdoor grill to prepare delicious meals, eat breakfast, lunch or dinner in the Gazebo, and then bathe in the 6 person hot tub under the stars, listening to the incredible sounds of nature.
The Villa has Wireless High-speed internet, Cable TV and Air conditioning. Modern conveniences are all available to you – iron, ironing board, microwave, hair dryer.
Although you will never want to leave, Villa Alizé is just 7 minutes from the world renowned North Shore Beaches of St. John. There are beaches nearby for snorkeling and diving, wonderful trails for hiking, and even surfing. When you are ready to venture down the mountain for dinner, you have the more laid back restaurants of Coral Bay just 7 minutes away or you can find more upscale restaurants at Cruz Bay, less than 20 minutes away. Live music venues can often be found in both Coral Bay and Cruz Bay nightly.
If you are fortunate enough to have time to explore further, there are many wonderful excursions to the neighboring islands of the US Virgin Islands or the British Virgin Islands.
Guests fly into the full service airport on neighboring St Thomas and then take a short ferry ride to St John. Villa Alizé offers easy access from Europe, the Middle East and the Americas. The ferries from St. John make inter-island travel simple and convenient.
Your guest information package will provide you with a wealth of information about the Villa, the Island of St. John, and all the wonderful Activities available to you throughout your stay.
Everything worked as expected. The view is great, but better than that, the breeze:) The house is positioned well on the hill allowing it to take full advantage of the trade winds. You can not find a better location if you are there to take in the beaches/hikes St. John has to offer. We will happily stay there again.
We shared this rental place with another couple/friend. Francis was kind and met us even though we were fairly late in arriving due to a ferry from Charlotte Amalie that unexpectedly did not show up. The views were very nice. It was peaceful, quiet and mostly clean. The grill was a good one and we used it for dinner one night. The hot tub was pretty cold, even after was "turned on", but we did used it one night and became used to luke warm temps. The patio/gazebo is a nice space to have for dining, reading and relaxing. Nice to have the option to do laundry. It seemed the villa had been sprayed for "pests" prior to our arrival, we did find a couple of cockroaches early on. Owner was notified, responded quickly and was taking measures to treat once again. This did cause some anxiety, since we certainly did not want to bring back any "hitchhikers". We never did find a dishwashing cloth anywhere, used paper towels to wash our dishes, our fault we kept forgetting to ask. We enjoyed the proximity to several good restaurants in the area. The beach chairs were good to have as well.
It was our first time visiting the USVI, and we couldn’t have asked for a better stay. Andrew was very hospitable and quick to get back to us when we had questions leading up to our trip. He also provided a very detailed and helpful booklet with guest instructions and things to do around the island. The friendly concierge, Francis, met us at the port and directed us all the way to the house. He was even kind enough to show us around for a couple hours, as we were unfamiliar with the island. The villa is just as advertised- clean, comfortable, and the view REALLY is that good. We very much enjoyed staying on the “quieter” side of the island closer to Coral Bay, instead of near Cruz Bay where tourists flock. Two thumbs up for Villa Alizé, Andrew, and Francis.
Great vacation home for my wife, 11 year old son and me! Very clean. Very quiet. Killer views. My son really enjoyed the hot tub! Good sized kitchen was perfect for us. Owner was very responsive and helpful as needed. His contact on St. John was great also. I asked that a blender be provided, since it wasn't listed, and this was taken care of by the owner no problem. Everything was as promised. Highly recommended.
My wife, along with 2 6 year olds spent a week at Villa Alize. We had a terrific time. We have stayed at numerous locations across the island (chocolate hole, bordeau mountain, coral bay), but this location was perfect. There is quick access to the north shore beaches and is also close to Coral Bay. We enjoy hitting the spots in coral bay after a day of beaching and swimming. Skinny Legs and Miss Lucy's are a couple of our favorite spots.
Our 2 girls enjoyed roaming the property while we were at Villa Alize. It is situated right at the top of Carolina and at the end of a road. The property is isolated and a great play area for kids. We enjoyed the hot tub and star gazing.
The description of the property is spot on and the photos are accurate. While we spent little time at the house, the accommodations were in good order. Andrew was super responsive with any questions leading up to the trip. Upon arrival Francis met us at the car ferry and took us to the house...the meet up and check in was flawless.
I would recommend this rental to anyone wanting to get away to St John for a great value. If you love going to St John you will enjoy Villa Alize.
Villa Alize was everything we could ask for and more. The views in St. John can never be appropriately captured in a picture, and the lookout from Ajax Peak takes the cake.
My husband and I stayed at Villa Alize with another couple. The listing description with photos is completely accurate. The well-decorated villa is extremely clean and well-maintained. And I am picky about cleanliness...
The trade winds are glorious and made for pleasant breakfasts in the gazebo and nice evenings in the hot tub. No A/C needed. And no mosquitoes!
Andrew is quick to respond to any communication. Francis, the concierge, is very accommodating.
The location of the villa allows for a quick trip to the beautiful northern beaches and hikes. It is also a convenient drive to the area surrounding Coral Bay. We enjoyed a couple meals at Skinny Legs per tradition and also were happy with dinner at Shipwreck Landing. The cab ride to ZoZo's in Caneel Bay is convenient as well. Love City Mini Mart in Coral Bay has everything you need.
Villa Alize is highly recommended! Enjoy!
|Property Damage Protection||$79|
|Cleaning||$150 + Tax|