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Leslie Rockstein

Member since: 2010
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Speaks: english


25 Reviews
Bedrooms 1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 6 nights

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Northside Apartment Rental Photos and Description

Apartment, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2 adults and 1 child under age 3.

We have lived on this beautiful island since 1974. Steve is a professional photographer and video producer. I am a retired teacher. I now have more time to pamper my guests and volunteer. We are happy to share our two family house with you. All the photos were taken by Steve and truly reflect our little piece of paradise. We live upstairs, full time, so you can always knock on our door for directions and suggestions.

The apartment and location are ideal for quiet, non-smoking people, looking to slow down and enjoy the local community of Wintberg Estate. Since we are centrally located on Lemon Tree Road, everything is close by.

If you would like to stay longer than two weeks please inquire about our specials for long term renters.

Our home is a smoke free environment. Smoking is not permitted in or outside on the two decks. Thank you for your understanding.

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Leslie Rockstein (Owner)
Member since: 2010
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Speaks: english

About Leslie Rockstein

I am a retired elementary school teacher. Hosting travelers makes me feel like an ambassador of the slow down movement. I truly love seeing our guests detox from their busy lives. They truly leave here feeling restored!

Leslie Rockstein purchased this apartment in 1984

Why Leslie Rockstein chose Northside

We fell In love with this property because of the unobstructed view of Magens Bay and the rainforest.

What makes this apartment unique

Magens Valley Inn is centrally located. If you do not want to rent a car, you can easily walk to the end of the road and get a taxi to Magens Bay.

I can arrange car service from the airport to my house if you prefer to rent a car the second day of your stay. The cost estimate is $50 for 2 people. This service is wonderful especially if you arrive late at night. Jackie also does tours.


based on 25 traveler reviews

average rating of 4.92 based on 25 reviews

Island Paradise

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely stay. Our little apartment was stocked with everything one might need from kitchen items, to beach needs. The backyard wildlife was fascinating to watch. We got a chance to see several iguanas, geckos, chickens, doves, and even had a nice visit on our last day from a Green-throated carib hummingbird which was an ending to a perfect vacation. I would highly recommend this little piece of paradise on St Thomas. Leslie was a great host. We would definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: May 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect for Two

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay . It was a perfect getaway. Comfortable, relaxing, quiet and peaceful with cool breezes and bird songs. Leslie and Steve are a delight and we would definitely recommend staying there. The beach at Smith bay was our favorite. We would love to visit again

  • Submitted: May 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so glad you enjoyed your stay. I think the air, water and sun cured your colds. Thank you for sharing your adventure stories with us. We enjoyed meeting you and hosting your stay. Hope you come back again.
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A great place for a romantic getaway

  • 5 of 5

Our stay was most pleasant. The owner seemed to have taken care in stocking the house with whatever we might need. The apartment, downstairs from the owners, was charming with just enough decorative items around. The screened living room was heavely to sit in and relax listening to the sounds of nature


  • Submitted: Feb 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so happy that you found the screened in porch so heavenly. Hope you will return because you will be delighted with our new addition, a massage chair...simple bliss.
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comfortable easy home away from home

  • 5 of 5

Lovely apartment..fully stocked kitchen..charming bedroom..super comfortable bed and wonderful screened in porch..Leslie the host was delightful..

  • Submitted: Feb 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm glad you enjoyed the Sterns and Foster Queen mattress. A good night's sleep is so important for your health as well as a fully stocked kitchen. Thank you for this precise review.
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Pollock Pines, CA. (Northern CA Close to Lake Taho

Truly magnificent!!!

  • 5 of 5

Third time staying at this beautiful vacation retreat. It has been a wonderful time and we still have 6 days left. Can't wait to come back.

Even with the weather this time of year we have had such fun. The apartment is truly more than one could ask for. Loved the new things you added since we were here last. Thanks for keeping my printer needed it again this trip was so glad it was here. I think the most wonderful part of MVI is the location. Beautiful view of Megan's - the gentle breeze - the lush garden- and bring centered on the island we can easily go in any direction to hit all of our favorite spots. The fully stocked kitchen makes fixing meals so effortless, and all the necessities are always there plus some extra goodies. We can't wait to come back.

  • Submitted: Nov 4, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Marilyn for being our guest. I like the way you are able to mix business and pleasure. The deck makes a wonderful office! I look forward to your yearly return.
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A cozy, quiet, place to vacation!

  • 5 of 5

This was our first time visiting St. Thomas, and I hope it won't be our last. It is truly a beautiful place.

The accommodations were superb. The fully stocked kitchen had everything we needed. The bedroom was cozy, and the screened in porch was perfect for relaxing after a long day of sightseeing. The location is great, with everything on the island only a short drive away.

Leslie really made us feel at home from the first minute we met her. She was always available to answer any questions we had, but never made us feel that she was overbearing.

This is the perfect place for a couple looking for a quiet getaway.

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Aryeh. It was truly a pleasure to host your stay. We look forward to your return. Thank you for the special care you gave to the apartment before you left. You truly made the cozy place shine and I appreciate your efforts.
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Car: recommended

Most of our guests enjoy a day trip to our sister island of Saint John. Many of the car rental agencies allow you to take the car ferry. I recommend DEPENDABLE CAR RENTAL and Love City Car Ferries. The third Virgin Island, Saint Croix, is only accessible by plane. You can book a flight on Sea Flight for $80/ one way.


Rates & Availability

Northside Apartment Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Summer Special
Jun 1 2016 - Jul 30 2016
6 night minimum stay
Low Season
Aug 1 2016 - Nov 30 2016
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

weekly cleaning fee $60


I ALSO ACCEPT PAYMENT THROUGH PAYPAL. Please request an complete quote and invoice.

A refund can only be given if the owner is able to rent the apartment on short notice to another guest.


CHECK OUT TIME: 11AM, however you may request a late check out which can be arranged if owner does not have another guests checking in on the same date.

Ask about discounts for stays of more than 28 nights.

Smoking is not permitted in or outside the apartment.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.
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Northside Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
  • Catering available
Floor Area:
  • 450 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Rural
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Area
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Secure Parking
  • Shampoo
  • Split-System Air Conditioning
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1 private shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Queen size Bed(1) Sterns and Foster mattress; camping style cot can be set up for a child under age 3.
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Terrace
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Wood Deck
  • 2 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • rain forests
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Our new back up gas generator guarantees that you will always have electricity! Want to have a romantic dinner? Leslie can provide babysitting services for $20/hr.

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