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St. James Platinum Coast - James Bay Upper (Sleeps 4/6. 2 Bedrooms)

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type villa

Overview

Description

James Bay Upper (Sleeps 4/6. 2 Bedrooms)

The upper unit of this two-storied, plantation-style home features 1,730sqft. of luxurious beach living.

The 2-bedroom unit, inspired by classic Raj-era officers quarters, incorporates the best of colonial styling with jalousied shutters, limed timber panelling, coral-stone walls and a huge, full-length balustraded veranda.

Attractively furnished to comfortably sleep up to 6 in air-conditioned bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms. The open-plan living space has a well-equipped kitchen and dining area set at one end, and a relaxed lounge at the other.

The shuttered doors open out to the private shaded veranda which overlooks gardens and the secluded white coral sands and sparkling turquoise water of beautiful James Bay.

Facilities include twin or king size beds, air conditioning, double sinks, shower, separate WC, full-size fridge/freezer, oven/stove, microwave, coffee maker, juicer/blender, drinking water filter, washer/dryer, satellite TV/DVD, Wi Fi, telephone, hammock & charcoal BBQ.

More Details

About the property

CB275

James Bay is a magnificent beachfront property nestled between luxury homes on either side, set directly on the beach of the fashionable West Coast in the Parish of St. James. All rooms are attractively furnished with a beach lifestyle in mind including vintage furnishings, hammocks and chaise lounges. You will enjoy the lovely views of our nearby beach. The water off James Bay is crystal-clear, calm and pleasantly warm all year round. Owner Marc Ward grew up on Barbados, and is passionate about the island's history, culture and traditions. He spends most of the year in residence at James Bay and will be happy to give advice on what to do and see during your stay. James bay offers discriminating guests a rare combination of luxury and seclusion.


Owner
PJ Ward
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
September 11, 2017

Map

Coast/Beach:

A beautiful secluded beach nestled in coconut trees is just steps away from your accommodations.

Distances:

Restaurants, bars, and shopping is available at the nearby towns of Holetown 4 mins. Speightown 4 mins.

Available Rentals

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Notes

Notes on prices:
Prices per day / week in US dollars.


Amenities

Porters Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • pond
  • reefs
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: James Bay provides a comprehensive range of guest services, including limited maid service, linen change (bed linen, towels and beach towels). We can also arrange for a cook to prepare two meals a day. Outside: All units include access to lush gardens, patios, barbeques, chaise lounges, and of course our secluded beach.

Reviews

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James Bay Upper (Sleeps 4/6. 2 Bedrooms)
average rating of 4.5 based on 4 reviews
5

Private view

  • 5 of 5

We spent a very relaxing, very calm 3 days at Upper James Bay in this generously sized apartment looking across a shady garden to the beach and sea beyond.

A very private and quiet apartment, sitting well back from the road, so the only sounds are those of the waves and the insects/frogs at night, the flat is generally well equipped and all rooms are spacious.

The verandah occupies the full width of the apartment allowing plenty of space for four to eat breakfast in comfort or to relax in easy chairs with a drink while watching the sun set ... or at the other end there's the hammock...

And the beach, which we only shared with the one or two families occupying other apartments in James Bay (and then only from time to time), is beautiful, sandy, shaded if you want it, and with plenty to see for these who snorkel - including the occasional turtle if you're lucky.

We would recommend renting a car as the nearest places to shop or eat are quite a walk.

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Perfect beach location!

  • 4 of 5

The house was lovely. The beach was perfect. Great location.

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: A lovely family who enjoyed paddle boarding, snorkeling and swimming at the property. They intend to return again next year.
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5

A wonderful location

  • 5 of 5

The showers could do with an upgrade but everything else was great

  • Submitted: Apr 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

The property and surrounding scenery is spectacular

  • 4 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay at James Bay. It was relaxing and the scenery is beautiful. One suggestion would be to have information within the condo of local telephone numbers , recommended restaurants , taxi companies etc.

Thank you for a wonderful stay.

  • Submitted: Apr 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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