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Delightful four bedroom villa with swimming pool at English Harbour, Antigua

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 3,500 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Stunning fully serviced villa from £535/ $780 to £640/ $935 per night, sleeps 8.

Nestling high and central on the rim of the 20 acre Galleon Beach Club, Lime Hill commands a spectacular view over Freemans Bay and historic Nelson's Dockyard. Completed in 2002, this quality two storey Colonial style villa is furnished in traditional Caribbean style, with each of the four air-conditioned bedrooms enjoying a truly breathtaking view.

The fully equipped kitchen, with dishwasher, microwave, induction hob, electric oven, fridge/freezer/ice maker and water purifier leads into the spacious lounge/dining room, which features large glass sliding patio doors on opposite sides to keep the whole room cool without needing a/c , assisted by paddle fans, enabling tropical outdoor/indoor living. The rear patio doors open onto the furnished walled stonework terrace giving privacy and seclusion.

The pool area has plenty of sun loungers, chairs and dining furniture for eight and the whole property is surrounded by tropical gardens.

Free wifi, laundry and maid service six days a week..

In 2014, a spacious gazebo was completed, giving additional accommodation and spectacular views over English Harbour, perfect for a sundowner or three...

Three minutes stroll down the hill takes you to the beautiful white sand beach, lapped by calm clear water.

Whilst a hire car is not essential, it is recommended as there are so many interesting things to see and do on the Island.

Antigua roads are not of the best, and the Lime Hill drive quite steep and slippery when wet, so a 4x4 may be worth considering. If you rent a car from TIti, he will collect and return you from and to the airport free of charge.

Lime Hill costs from £535 to £640 per night, depending on season, that is from just £68 (about US $100) per person.

Galleon Beach has 24 hour security.

Please visit our website www.limehill.com for full details, and read our guest reviews..

More Details

Owner
Colin Sanders
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
October 18, 2017

About Colin Sanders

WE HAVE BEEN VISITING ANTIGUA FOR OVER 30 YEARS NOW

Colin Sanders purchased this villa in 2002

Why Colin Sanders chose English Harbour

STUNNING POSITION, LOTS TO DO IN THE AREA, BEAUTIFUL BEACH, GATED COMMUNITY, GREAT VALUE.

What makes this villa unique

I KNOW OF NOWHERE BETTER IN ANTIGUA!

Amenities

English Harbour Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 3500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • smoking allowed
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Resort
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking ...
  • Safe
  • Shampoo
  • Sunbed
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - outdoor shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
  • Three of the bedrooms have en-suite bathrooms, and there is an extra bathroom by the pool. See our website www.limehill.com for further details.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Downstairs bedroom number four. - 2 twin/ single , 1 baby crib , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Separatable beds, mosquito netting, airconditioned.
    Downstairs, bedroom number three. - 1 queen , Four poster with mosquito net, airconditioned.
    Guest bedroom, upstairs - 1 king , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Four poster, mosquito netting, airconditioned.
    Master Bedroom, upstairs. - 1 king , Four poster with mosquito netting, airconditioned.
  • Lime Hill sleeps eight adults, plus a child sharing a bedroom, a cot andf high chair are available.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Beach Towels
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Deck Furniture
  • Gated Community
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 6 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Daily Maid Service
  • Housekeeping
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • marina
  • museums
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
There are two fully furnished patios allowing outdoor dining in all weathers. A ferry boat operates from time to time from the beach to historic Nelson's Dockyard, from which a short walk takes you to Falmouth, where there is a small supermarket and various shops, as well as numerous restaurants in all price brackets. Enjoy the new gazebo, breathtaking views. There are also several tennis courts at Falmouth, and a fine Marina and Yacht Club. Car hire is recommended, Titi car hire will collect and return you free from the airport if you rent one of their cars.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Delightful four bedroom villa with swimming pool at English Harbour, Antigua
average rating of 4.9166665 based on 12 reviews
5

Stunning house, stunning location

  • 5 of 5

A really well designed house and pool, that makes the very most of a beautiful location. It was the perfect setting for our three generation family holiday, including a toddler.

The house has real elegance and charm - but with a homely and loved feel to it. Definitely not a sterile magazine photo shoot property!

The outside space is really well used, including a lovely secluded outdoor shower and a great gazebo area. Despite the steep site, the layout is very child friendly and our toddler just loved the infinity pool. The garden is full of colour, attracting lots of humming birds.

The beach is a two minute walk down the hill. Almost deserted during our stay, it's a beautiful and sheltered sandy bay with turtles to swim with just offshore.

Within a five minute drive are lots of good bars and restaurants. The Academy, Cloggys and Pillars were our favourites.

And the owner, Colin, was helpful and responsive both before and during our stay.

We left with many happy memories - and hope to be back!

  • Submitted: Jun 8, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Hamburg, Germany
5

Lime Hill

  • 5 of 5

One of the most beautiful houses we ever had. Perfect service, stunning surroundings, exceptionally well maintained, fantastic housekeeping. Colin was always very helpful, it made a perfect home from home for us.

  • Submitted: May 19, 2016
  • Stayed: April 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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St Albans, England
5

My favourite Villa

  • 5 of 5

Lime Hill is a superb property in a wonderful location, the views over Freeman Bay are some of the best in Antigua, the passage of yachts great and small making their way into English Harbour provide a tableaux throughout the day, best viewed from the spacious gazebo with a glass or two in your hand.

This was our second holiday at Lime Hill and I would not hesitate to recommend it, it really is wonderful.

Colin provides superb customer service and the descriptions of the property and surroundings whilst accurate don't do justice to the feeling of being at home whenever I am there.

  • Submitted: Apr 19, 2016
  • Stayed: April 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Lovingly maintained by caring owners

  • 5 of 5

A beautifully well maintained Caribbean gem perfectly situated on Galleon beach, English Harbour for Yachties, Beach Bums and History Buffs alike. A wonderful base for a perfect holiday.

  • Submitted: Mar 15, 2016
  • Stayed: March 2016
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5

Christmas @ Lime Hill

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic very private and spacious 4 bedroom villa. Each bedroom feels almost like a private apartment, ideal for a large family or indeed 4 couples. The raised gazebo ( with it own fridge ) is an added feature and great for lunch, dinner or just chilling. There is a great selection of really nice restaurents and bars close by. The villa is well maintained and the maid service extremely friendly. The resort ( Galleon Beach ) while a little tired maintains an 'bygone age' of tranquillity and charm, our family know it well, it suits us, we love it, and keep coming back.

  • Submitted: Jan 16, 2016
  • Stayed: December 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Second time at Lime Hill!

  • 4 of 5

Second time at Lime Hill. Absolutely fantastic, love the location and very accommodating owner! Well equipped kitchen and great eating areas. The house feels homely and we would definitely go back.

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2015
  • Stayed: June 2015
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Map

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
VC Bird
Car: recommended

Lime Hill is 5 minutes drive from English Harbour and Nelson's Dockyard, the only fully functioning Georgian dockyard in the world, a paradise for those who love the sea and Royal Navy history. A water taxi can be rented from the beach area to take you to the Dockyard, a lovely 3 minute ride, and a few minutes walk to Falmouth will bring you to a shopping area which includes a small supermarket. A diverse range of restaurants and bars in all price brackets abounds in the area.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $660.85

10% non refundable deposit required booking, balance 10 weeks prior to arrival. PayPal welcome, using your credit card. Minimum stay one week, thereafter to suit your convenience, subject to availability.
For our US guests, one pound is approximately $1.43
Maid service 6 days per week, no more to pay.
LIME HILL COSTS FROM JUST £535 ($765) PER PERSON PER WEEK, JUST COMPARE THIS WITH AN HOTEL..

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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