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Warm and Sunny at Tortuga Del Mar - Point Pleasant - Great Views!

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview


Details
Property
condo
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
1
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
3 nights

About the property

Remodeled, Couples Retreat at Point Pleasant Resort - Owner Operated

Couples Retreat or Couples with Small Children. Our 1 bedroom junior suite villa is owner-operated as we take great pleasure in offering our home to you for your vacation. A relaxing, quiet place to stay while enjoying the beautiful Virgin Islands! We provide our guests with a welcome package including a list of our favorite things to do (Help us add to the list by providing us with your favorites), helpful hints and directions, allowing you the freedom to explore all the islands have to offer at your own pace.

The only way to truly see and explore is to rent a car! Pack up the cooler, the beach chairs and the snorkel gear and take them with you while exploring St. Thomas or take the car ferry to St. John for the day, stopping at all the beautiful beaches our islands offer.

Special rates! Our villa is the Perfect size for couples or couples with small children! We have completely remodeled our condo with new floors and granite counter-tops in the kitchen and bath. New AC and New Stove. New Smart TV to watch your favorite Netflix or Hulu shows (from your own subscription). New Mattresses with an additional memory foam topper for the bed.

Enjoy food and drinks at Shoreline Bar & Grille right on the Water! Fun Atmosphere with good food, good drinks and Amazing Views! Very short walk from the condo and open all day!

Junior suite on the first floor! No steps to maneuver. New furniture and linens and tastefully decorated with all the amenities of home.

Point Pleasant has 3 pools located throughout the property with amazing views everywhere you turn. A nature trail takes you to a beautiful gazebo with views to St. John and the BVIs; a different path will lead you down to a secluded little “postcard” of a beach. This is one of our favorite places to watch the sunrise. 24-hour security. The villa is cleaned before and after your stay but for a small additional fee can be freshened up for you as needed.

Cable TV and Complimentary upgraded Wi-Fi in the Condo.

Beach chairs, a cooler and snorkeling gear are provided for your use and enjoyment in the condo.

• Balcony with outdoor table overlooking the grounds and Water Bay – perfect for having morning coffee or an evening cocktail.

• Full kitchen with granite counter-tops and all you need to cook and eat-in when you wish.

• 24 hour security

• In room safe

• Brand New Queen bed in bedroom and a comfy queen pull-out sofa, memory foam toppers.

Enjoy intimate Sugar Beach at Point Pleasant, watch the sunrise and bring your snorkel gear and head right out to watch turtles munching on sea grass. Walk to Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville for dinner (but Shoreline Bar & Grille at Point Pleasant is so much better)!

Coki Beach is a short drive (or a short walk) and has some of the best snorkeling with its crystal clear blue water. Dive lessons and equipment are available right on Coki Beach. You can see many varieties of coral as well as turtles and many types of tropical fish. Coral World is right next to Coki, where you can even explore underwater without getting wet!.

Beautiful Lindquist Beach (Smith Bay Park) is a 2 minute drive down the road and the Point Pleasant owners’ favorite beach to relax. Bring the beach chairs provided for you, a cooler (also provided) stocked with lunch and libations and relax, swim, snorkel or even nap. Plenty of sun or shade can be found at Picturesque Lindquist Beach.

World Famous Magens Bay is a short 10 minute drive away offering calm waters, Paddle Board Rentals, snack bar, beach boutique, and relaxing in the Sun or Shade. Family oriented.

If your into Dining and/or Nightlife there are many options available. Shoreline Bar & Grille right at Point Pleasant overlooking the water. Or drive to Red Hook; just a 5 minute car ride away where you will find many bars and restaurants including our favorites, Island Time Pub (with great Pizza) and Tap & Still for Yummy Burgers and Fries. A romantic dinner can be had at XO Bistro or Pesce both right in Red Hook. Sushi? Try Raw for Sushi. Stop at "Off The Grid" for lunch for fresh BBQ, located at Tillett Gardens! Several Shops have handmade Local VI made items! Had a long day at the beach? Stay in and cook in our full kitchen. Don't want to go grocery shopping? Let us do it for you! Before your stay, provide us with a list and we will be happy to stock the fridge for you.

After a 5 minute drive to Red Hook, there are ferries to St. John (no passport required) and to Tortola, Jost Van Dyke and other islands in the BVI (passport required). Take the car ferry to St. John packed with your beach supplies and spend the day exploring and enjoying the beautiful beaches of St. John.

Did someone say shopping? Don’t forget to head downtown, Havensight, or to the beautiful shops at Yacht Haven Grande and snap up great deals on jewelry, cameras, electronics and souvenirs for your friends and family. Beside the lower cost, all purchases are tax free!

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*****We only accept HomeAway/VRBO Payments and PayPal. We do not ever ask anyone to send money via Western Union, checks or any other method. Please be mindful of anyone asking you to send money via Western Union (or any other method of payment that is not familiar to you). If you have any questions, please call us.*******

More Details

Owner
Xaverie & Daniel Hull
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
February 25, 2017

About Xaverie & Daniel Hull

The Virgin Islands is now our home. We love exploring and enjoying the beautiful beaches of all the Islands. After traveling the world as Military Brats, we finally found a place that we can call our home and we love that we get to share it with others.

Xaverie & Daniel Hull purchased this condo in 2010

Why Xaverie & Daniel Hull chose East End

We purchased the condo for our personal enjoyment but wanted to share with others as we love it so much. We ended up buying another one for us to live in! We get the best of both worlds, being at home and being on vacation at the same time! Point Pleasant provides us with a quiet place to relax away from our busy schedules and is the perfect place to unwind.

What makes this condo unique

Close to Red Hook and the ferries to both St. John and the British Virgin Islands and even closer to our favorite beach - Lindquist Beach - a 2 minute drive down the road.

Amenities

Smith Bay Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
  • Resort ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Newly remodeled. Hair Dryer, soaps, small shampoos/conditioner and toilet paper included
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Linens provided for both the bed and the sleeper sofa.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 2 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • limited accessibility ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain climbing
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
We provide our Guests with Directions and a Welcome Package with lists of our Favorite Sites to Visit and Explore. We recommend renting a car in order to see all the beautiful places all over the Island. 4 person maximum including children. We prefer not to have more than 2 adults in the condo and 2 children. We will make exceptions but please contact us to discuss. Any persons above maximum are $50.00 per night per person after approval.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(48 traveler reviews)

Warm and Sunny at Tortuga Del Mar - Point Pleasant - Great Views!
average rating of 4.875 based on 48 reviews
5

At home in paradise

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed at Tortuga Del Mar for the THIRD time now! Walking into the condo this time especially gave us the feeling of returning home ;). Xaverie and Daniel are super accommodating and helpful as always. The view that we love became even better due to some trees being cut down (kinda sad, I know). Always love our relaxing moments on that balcony! It's great staying somewhere that we can cook our own meals so we don't have to eat out all the time. We make most of our own breakfasts and pack lunches to take on our daily adventures. They have a cooler and beach chairs which makes it so easy to have awesome day trips! This is definitely our fav vacation spot!

  • Submitted: Feb 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Michelle, It was great to have you back for the Third time!! Daniel and I feel like you are family and are happy that you choose us for your vacation spot! Next time we definitely have to explore Mermaid's Chair with you both. Come back soon!
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5

Point Pleasant, Tortuga Del Mar and Coral Ridge Realty are the bomb!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great Christmas Holiday staying at Tortuga Del Mar. We stayed for a week, and the condo was perfect. Everything we needed and things we didn't know we needed were there waiting for us. Sitting out on the deck for morning coffee enjoying the peaceful view was a perfect setup for the day. The condo was clean, well equipped and just beautiful. The resort is beautiful too, the nature trail was a great morning walking place, and the grounds are kept very well. The condo owners Xaverie and Daniel could not have been more gracious and answered any questions we had, and were friendly and made renting the condo very easy and accommodating. They gave us great recommendations on restaurants, the best beaches, the best day trips to take. Really we couldn't ask for more. Point Pleasant is a hidden gem, quiet, peaceful, grown up. We can't wait to go back.

  • Submitted: Feb 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the compliments! We try to ensure our guests have a great vacation. We are so glad that you spent your Christmas holidays in the islands and it was a pleasure to meet you and your family!
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5

An amazing experience

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing experience! Point Pleasant is lovely, close to Red Hook, Lindquist beach and Maegen's Bay. Our host was so gracious and had thought of everything. We will definitely stay here again on our next trip to St thomas. And there will definitely be many more trips to St Thomas :)

  • Submitted: Jan 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Erion, Thank you for the compliments. We are so glad you and your family had a great time! Come back and see us anytime!
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4

Great home base to explore the islands!

  • 4 of 5

First off, Xaverie and Daniel are great hosts! The room was very clean and put together when we arrived. They pay attention to the details and assured our room was stocked and ready for a weeks stay. The only reason I give it a 4 out of 5 instead of a 5 stars was some power issues. These were out if Xaverie and Daniel's control as it was the whole building that lost power, 2 nights in a row. No storms during the power loss so likely just some power quality issues the Resort needs to address and spend some $$$ to resolve. The condo is in short walking distance to Coki Beach, the best beach on the island in my opinion. Dushi By The Sea is a great fishshack right in front of Coki Beach and a must for anyone to visit while staying here.

  • Submitted: Dec 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so happy that you and your family had a great time here! Those darn power issues - it was not only the entire building, it was the entire island that was out each time! We hope that you make our place or Point Pleasant Resort your vacation go-to every year!
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5

Great 5-Star experience in Smith Bay!

  • 5 of 5

The Hull's were attentive, helpful hosts for any questions for our visit. This property is ideal for a couple or a couple with a youth - the kitchen's fully equipped, right down to the Cuba Libre ingredients in the fridge! :) These buildings are perched on a steep hill, but this unit has street-level entry, making it perfect if you're concerned about the many flights of stairs on the resort property. The full kitchen coupled with Cost-U-Less and Plaza Extra markets in Tutu nearby are a must for us as we find most island food overpriced, mediocre, and a little bland for our tastes. Those markets also offer shipping boxes for a couple of bucks and $7 #1Cruzan Rum for taking home (6L/person OK and no bag fees). We find that a small FWD rental car (for both St. Thomas AND St. John's hilly roads) are must-haves to fully experience these two islands on your own schedule. Provided were a 40" Sony TV with HDMI for reviewing your movies and photos, BRAND NEW modem/router with streaming speed, clean and comfortable furniture, mattress, bedding, towels, etc. This unit does not provide a BBQ (only electric BBQ grills are permitted at Point Pleasant, no propane or charcoal) and we could not locate a broiler pan in the cabinets. The AC worked quite well without issue, keeping the ENTIRE unit comfortable and restful. The balcony was handy for drying out all our gear after each day out. The pool and on-the-water bar below the resort are your left-turn to the beachfront path for Margaritaville Resort (GOOD FOOD!) and a short walk across the street past the dive shop to Coki Beach. We are hard-core snorkelers and spent many hours each day underwater at the islands beaches, and having Coki a short walk away was perfect and we gave it a second visit too! Bring your medium-sized dog biscuits and experience hundreds of tropical fish eating right out of your hand. Close in town, the waterfront and Charlotte Amalie's duty-free shopping is fun with 2-hour free parking, fair prices, and plenty of both local vendors and brick-&-mortar shops. After those 99 Steps, visit the Dane Mall where Darius at his Royal Anchor Bar will offer you a seat to rest your feet, fine craft beer, and his famous pierogis. The ferries to Virgin Gorda & BVI are right there with $5 all-day parking, and a DIY day trip to The Baths and Devils Bay are highly recommended vs. the go-go-go charters full of drunks. Overall, the Hull's provided us a memorable stay here of great value in Smith Bay, STT.

  • Submitted: Nov 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the kind words and compliments! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay at our place and it was a pleasure to meet you both! Come back and visit us again! And next time you visit, I will make sure you have a broiler pan!
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5

Very Awesome Vacation

  • 5 of 5

I can't being to tell how awesome this place was. The condo was the tops, and the view was outstanding. The storage on the patio had absolutely everything you would need to go to the beach. Ideally located near the best beaches in the world. The resort was a beautiful place to visit, the pools there were awesome and had views that dropped your jaw. Xaverie and Daniel were wonderful to us and made the trip memorable. Oh yeah, driving a car there...what an experience. Loved it!

  • Submitted: Nov 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Pam, We hope you are able to come back and visit again soon! It was a pleasure to have you both here. Thank you so much for the kind words!
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Latitude 18
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Nearest Airport
8.5 Miles
Cyril E. King (airport code STT)
Nearest Barpub
Shoreline Bar & Grille (at Point Pleasant)
Nearest Ferry
2.3 Miles
Red Hook
Nearest Golf
4.8 Miles
Mahogany Run
Nearest Restaurant
Shoreline Bar & Grille (at Point Pleasant)
Nearest Beach
0.01 Miles
Sugar Beach at Point Pleasant
Car: recommended

Point Pleasant Resort located on the East End of St. Thomas. Minutes to Red Hook where Dining, Ferries to St John and the BVI, Shopping, Groceries, Fishing Charters, Great Rum Drinks, and Marina. Check out Island Time Pub for Pizza, Caribbean Saloon for watching Sports and The Tap & Still for good burgers and fries! Rent a Private Boat or take a charter for the day to enjoy the Beautiful Waters of the surrounding Islands! Walk to Coki Beach or take the kids to Coral World!

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Rates & Availability

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
 
Winter 2016-2017
Jan 1 2017 - Mar 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$183
 
 
Carnival
Apr 1 2017 - Apr 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$153
 
 
Summer
May 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$143
 
 
Sept thru Nov
Sep 1 2017 - Nov 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$103
 
 
Play in December
Dec 1 2017 - Dec 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$143
 
 
Winter 2018
Jan 1 2018 - Apr 30 2018
3 night minimum stay
$203
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$166
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250
Housekeeping $100
Tax Rate 12.5%

Rates are valid for 2 person occupancy. Kids under 12 Stay Free!

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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