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LUXURY AT ITS BEST, INCREDIBLE VIEWS, INFINITY POOL, GREAT LOCATION, AMENITIES!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Space 4,000 sq. ft.
Property type villa

Overview

About the property

Brand New Villa, 3 En Suite Bedroom, 3.5 Bath, Set On Hillside, Stunning Views

Welcome to Villa Sunset! Enjoy this newly built luxurious Caribbean style villa located on the west coast of Antigua at the prestigious Sugar Ridge. Villa Sunset sits atop a private lush hillside bordered with natural sugar cane overlooking palm lined white sand beaches, turquoise waters of the Caribbean Sea and the headlands to Five Islands Bay. With its elevated location, feel the cool trade winds flow through the Villa as you enjoy the breathtaking panoramic views that stretch across Jolly Harbour and to the islands beyond: Montserrat, Nevis, St. Kitts, and Redonda sit on the horizon like jewels in the glistening sea. To the east lie the unspoiled forested hills and valleys of Antigua’s striking coastal highlands.

Enjoy a cup of coffee by the sparkling infinity pool and take in the glorious views of the island below waking up and coming to life with each bright new day. The stone-finished pool is the centerpiece of Villa Sunset, which is surround by natural tones contrasted with rich dark woods, contemporary styles and Caribbean flair. Attention to detail and the tasteful designs embrace comfort and relaxation to ensure your vacation supersedes your expectations.

The Villa boasts three equally spacious private suites that have been decorated magnificently, each with spectacular views of the ocean. Each bedroom has their very own luxurious limestone bathroom double vanity bathroom with spa-like full body showers.

The gorgeous airy and open living area is equipped with state of the art technology and amenities. The designer kitchen includes stainless steel appliances, granite counter tops, and a breakfast bar. The indoor living area leads out to the verandas, which offers comfortable shaded seating to take in the fabulous views or catch some Caribbean rays in any of the four sun loungers lining the refreshing infinity pool. Either way, you will be in the perfect location to seize the famous Antiguan sunset at dusk!

Special about Sunset compared to most other villas is that Sunset's suites are all separated from the living area giving you and your guests the upmost privacy. Also boasts an expansive outside living areas, all five, for additional privacy if needed.

More Details

Owner
Marc Garvey
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
March 22, 2017

About Marc Garvey

We have been Caribbean lovers since we first took our children there in the early ‘80’s instead of Disneyland. Neither of our children or we have never made it to Disneyland, but we’ve visited just about every island in the beautiful Caribbean. We have been looking the last few years and had narrowed it down to Antigua and one other island. Antigua won hands down! It was the fabulous beaches, the overly friendly Antiguans, the spectacular views, the security of one of the lowest crime rates, the value of the restaurants and handmade purchases, the cleanliness of the island and homely feel of the little towns and villages, the golf courses and the endless activities available…you know where we’re going, we found paradise! A ton of research ensued and endless search for the dream villa ended in Sugar Ridge. Our second trip with in six months we had knew we found home at Villa Sunset and you will too. Certainly the best and most spectacular views of any villa we inspected!

Marc Garvey purchased this villa in 2013

Why Marc Garvey chose St. Mary

One of the best points of it all is location, location, and location. Jolly Harbor has it all and it’s at the bottom of the hill. We have stayed in different areas of the island and by far Jolly Harbor takes the cake. Beaches, restaurants, endless water sports, grocery and liquor stores, banks, rental cars, cafes, and nightlife are only a minute away.

What makes this villa unique

Sugar Ridge is a luxury boutique hotel at our beck and call, which was a big selling point for us. You wouldn’t know it’s right next to the villa, but the use of the fitness center, excellent restaurants and facilities are just about a 5-minute walk or 2-minute drive away make for convenience and ease during your vacation. Security 24 hours, paved roads and the elegance of it all, especially our Antiguan friends, makes you feel like you’re someone special.

Amenities

Jolly Harbour Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 4000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Village ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet
  • Luxurious en-suite bathrooms laid with chic limestone and full body, spa-like showers. Two sinks per bathroom with plenty of cabinetry and storage. There is an additional half bathroom conveniently located in the living area.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
  • The Villa boasts three equally spacious en suite bedrooms that have been decorated magnificently, each with spectacular views of the ocean. Each bedroom has their very own luxurious limestone en-suite double vanity bathroom with spa-like full body showers. Also each suite is separate from the common areas giving you and your guests the upmost privacy.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The private hillside is protected with 24-hours security with Villa Sunset having its own-gated property. This fabulous property has been built and finished to an exceedingly high standard with attention to every detail. Open the two glass sliding walls in the living areas to invite the trade winds to flow through the villa creating a beautiful breezy haven. The contemporary kitchen is stocked with high-end modern appliances, granite countertops, stainless steel appliances and breakfast bar. Whether you choose to dine inside or outside, Villa Sunset can comfortably seat ten or more. As part of Sugar Ridge homes development, homeowners and guests have full access to all facilities of Sugar Ridge Resort (5 minute walk), including a the restaurant and bar (Carmichael’s), live entertainment, well-equipped air conditioned gym plus group classes, large pool and Aveda Concept Spa.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(30 traveler reviews)

LUXURY AT ITS BEST, INCREDIBLE VIEWS, INFINITY POOL, GREAT LOCATION, AMENITIES!
average rating of 4.9666667 based on 30 reviews
5

Superb- Third Time is a charm

  • 5 of 5

This was our third visit to Villa Sunset and we had such a nice time. The villa is so well equipped, so relaxing and on a great part of the island. We have enjoyed each visit and this one was definitely the best. . the owners are awesome and have strived to provide a home away from home type stay for all of their guests. The home is in a very convenient location and the views are so amazing. There is a grocery store right around the corner, and some great restaurants too.

Our faves included the seclusion of the beach Hermitage Bay and the food and service at Jacqui O's. Don't miss at Sunset dinner at Carmichael's.

Choose Villa Sunset for your next Antiguan vacation and you won't be disappointed.

  • Submitted: Mar 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Girls!!! At Sunset holiday bliss is our only goal. Questions, recommendations or any help you need for everything we are here for you. We are always available through VRBO/Homeaway, email, phone or text. TY
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5

Best views on the island!

  • 5 of 5

How much we loved every moment at Villa Sunset! Every morning we enjoyed coffee outside while being greeted by the local birds, lizards and endless and ever changing shades of turquoise as the sun rose on what we felt was our own personal bay of blue. This place has the absolute best views on the island! Every day happy hour begins at your own infinity pool, while you use your own grill for dinner while watching the best sunset view anywhere. Each suite is equally big and comfortable with only the view from your bed being different, either the harbor or the mountains. This place has everything you need from robes in every room, abundance of beach towels, a full kitchen for those who like to cook and a large couch and TV for those relaxing nights. The Epicurean market is just a short drive away and will provide everything you need for reasonable prices as long as you buy non-USA items. There are plenty of restaurants close by that are worth trying out, Jackie O's being a must, especially if you want to spend a day at the beach. The place feels safe as your behind your own personal gate as well as a security gate to enter the resort. The lot even has a little tropical garden behind the house that provides even more privacy. Marc's communication before and throughout our trip made everything even better. We can't wait to go back, thanks Marc!

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Perfect and thank you, mission accomplished, again. This is my first response to any of our reviews as we feel future guests need to hear from us. It makes us feel soooo awesome when a guest experiences the exact reason we purchased Sunset. Sharing our paradise, our home is the reason we decided to rent. I can go on forever, but we looked at hundreds of villas on 3 of our favorite islands and we picked Sunset...find out why this is where you should be. Our goal is a fantastic and memorable holiday, as you wake up in any of our suites to the best morning views of the Caribbean, but more so the unbelievable, spectacular Sunsets...like nowhere we have been so lucky to have seen, we promise...enjoy and again thank you!
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5

Pretty much the best!

  • 5 of 5

We stay at a lot of VRBO's and this was the best. The pictures which are so great here don't even do it justice. Biggest problem - you'll never want to leave the house! Everything is extremely well and tastefully appointed. The staff at Villa Management including Pascale and Bancroft were exceptional from our first interaction to our last.

Hope so much to be able to come back soon!

  • Submitted: Feb 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: TY!!! We strive to leave no stones unturned for Sunset's guests. As we constantly updating our beautiful villa and make sure your experience is second to none. We look forward to having you again!
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5

Relaxing stay in a beautiful house

  • 5 of 5

There is so much to love about Villa Sunset. It all starts and ends with the beautiful view from the house onto jolly harbor and the surrounding beaches and mountains. Nothing beats laying back with a Wadadli (local beer) or some English Harbour (local rum) and watching the sunset. There are also many things to do in Antigua including nearby beaches and boat tours leaving from jolly harbor. The setup of the house is great. The three rooms are spacious and private, and have great views. The common space and kitchen are well-equipped. The epicurean supermarket is also just down the hill and has everything you need for home-cooked meals. The management company's personnel was very helpful and courteous, particularly a gentleman named Bancroft. Ditto for the reception people at the Sugar Ridge hotel.

  • Submitted: Jan 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fabulous place, great location, everything you need in walking distance.

  • 5 of 5

Marc & the team very responsive to questions. Everything you could want is supplied at the villa. The views are amazing. The description is spot on. We had a great vacation.

  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A Villa Unlike Any Other

  • 5 of 5

Simply put, Villa Sunset is truly amazing. For my trip to Antigua I was looking for someplace special and Villa Sunset did not disappoint. From the very beginning the process was smooth. Marc made himself available to answer any questions I had before and after booking and offered great suggestions on entertainment and dining. From our conversations I could tell that he loved and took great pride in his property so I was confident that the villa would meet my expectations. Suffice it to say, it far exceeded them.

From the moment we arrived outside the security gate I was impressed. The bright pink flowers framing the entrance provided a warm welcome. Once we got inside and walked up to the main level, we were met with a view that took our breath away. From Villa Sunset we had beautiful, clear views of Jolly Harbour and the Caribbean Sea and the islands in the distance.

Whether you're talking about the layout, the decor, or the furnishings, inside was equally as impressive. The bedroom and living areas were designed for serenity and relaxation. I always fell asleep immediately after getting into the king-sized bed because it was so comfortable. We had the option of retreating to our own space if wanted privacy or coming together if we wanted to hang out with each other since the bedrooms were separated from each other and there were a number of sitting areas around the villa. The kitchen had state of the art stainless steel appliances had anything we could ever need to cook with. We used the outdoor grill almost every night to cook up dinner that we almost always ate by the pool.

Day or night, we never got tired of sitting outside and looking at the views or the sunset. The large floor to ceiling retractable glass doors & screens brought the inside and outside together. We could enjoy the views from inside and there was always a breeze flowing through the villa. We were easily able to entertain a good amount of people and our guests never wanted to leave. It was just a short drive to stores and pristine beaches. I can't say enough about how much we loved Villa Sunset and without a doubt when I return to Antigua that is where I'll be staying!

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Jolly Harbour Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Low Season
May 27 2017 - Oct 28 2017
1 night minimum stay
$550
$3,850
 
 
Holiday
Dec 16 2017 - Jan 13 2018
1 night minimum stay
$700
$4,900
 
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
$600
$4,200
$16,800
 

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 5.0%

Villa Sunset is only $650.00 per night
Holiday rates from December 13th - January 17th $750.00 per night
10% off May 28th thru November 5th, $585.00 per night.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Map

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
VC Bird Airport, St Johns (20 minutes)
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Across the street
Nearest Golf
0.1 Miles
Across the street
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
10 restaurants with in 5 minutes
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Jolly Beach, Valley Church Beach and Fryers Beach
Car: recommended

You may never want to leave Villa Sunset but perhaps you venture out to explore what the island has to offer, Jolly Harbour is right across the street. The bustling Jolly Harbour Marina can take you on various boating excursions, scuba diving, snorkeling and sport fishing trips. There are beautiful beaches, shops, restaurants, and bars. The Marina complex even offers an 18-hole golf course, tennis and squash courts.

In Jolly Harbour is where you will find many fabulous restaurants, grocery shopping, pharmacy, banking, ice cream and coffee shops. Further down the road about 5-8 minutes you will find Darkwood beach, Turners beach, Valley Church beach, and Coco bay.

The capital of Antigua, St. John, is only a 10-minute drive away where you will find local markets of delicious food, restaurants and lots of shopping.

The airport is approximately a 20-minute drive from the villa.

You may want to explore the heritage of Antigua at Nelson Dockyard and stunning views from the local gathering at Shirley Heights on Sundays, furthermore, enjoy the excitement of Carnival, Cricket and Sailing week.

We love sailing and scuba diving. Morning walks on the beach searching for beach glass then stopping in some of the charming beach huts for a late lunch or early dinners, like at Jackie O’s. Exploring the island and ending up at Shirley Heights. Buying fresh fish or lobster at the marina 10 minutes down the road. Dark Wood beach, snorkeling the reefs right off the coastline or Turners beach and Jolly beach only minutes away. A special dinner at Sheer Rock, you’ll never forget. And not to mention cocktails at the local beach bars, all minutes from Sunset. Hang with the locals at weekly fish fries, or head to St. Johns for local markets abundant with fresh fruits and veggies. Feel like exploring, hop in your car and try dining at Blue Water, Le Bistro or Cecelia’s. Be casual at Cloggy’s or the Mad Mongoose after the beach or island trek. Or head back at Villa Sunset with a glass of wine with stunning panoramic views. These are some of our favorites. Enjoy!

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