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BEACHFRONT - NEW - Cruzan Sands Villa - Luxury - Pool - Breathtaking Views!

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Air Conditioning
  • Wireless Internet
  • Private Pool

Overview

About the property

3 Bedrooms, 3 1/2 Baths, Sleeps 6, (+2 on sleeper sofa)

Cruzan Sands Villa on the Beach is a brand new luxury beachfront villa located in the exclusive Estate Salt River on St. Croix in the US Virgin Islands. The villa is on an amazing sandy beach, located just a few steps in front of the villa! The clear water is tranquil and inviting. Since we are just a few hundred yards from the reef, swimming and snorkeling right in front of our villa are ideal! The breathtaking views capture your attention from every angle! If you are looking for a wonderful vacation in paradise, then you have found it here!

Our villa is located on the North Shore of St Croix, literally minutes from the island's best dive sites. One can see the Marina, just around the corner, as you drive to our home!

Cruzan Sands Villa sleeps 6 people comfortably in bedrooms, each of which has a private bath. We do have a sleeper sofa, which can sleep two additional guests in the living room. Our gourmet kitchen is fully equipped. Our great room and our spacious decks, right on the beach, offer a Caribbean paradise dream come true!

Cruzan Sands Villa has an open, airy great room, designed for vacation pleasure. Our casual and elegant tropical decor enhances the experience of living on the beach in luxury. You can relax on our spacious wrap around porch, protected from the sun and enjoy the magnificent views of the Caribbean Sea. Sun worshippers have a spacious deck on which to lounge by the fresh water swimming pool. The constant easterly breezes keep the villa cool and the ceiling fans in every room help to maintain the balmy, sultry feel that we crave. Optional air conditioning is available for those who want it.

Vacation comfort is a given, with the villa’s large living area, designed for enjoying time with friends and family in a warm, sunny tropical setting. The flat screen TV and home theater system keep you close to home with news or allow you to watch a movie in comfort. Wireless internet is complimentary. Our wall to wall glass doors present the best views imaginable! A fully equipped kitchen with new, luxurious amenities such as granite counter tops and stainless steel appliances make cooking a joy! Dining can be inside or outside on the covered veranda.

Two of our bedrooms are beachfront, with wall to wall glass doors that step onto the pool deck. Each has a King bed and ensuite bath. The third bedroom has the garden view. It has two twins, which can be joined to form a third King bed if desired. The third bedroom also has an ensuite bath. There is a powder room off the central living area hall.

All bedrooms have ceiling fans. All bedroom baths are finished elegantly with granite top counters. Each has a step-in shower.

Our fresh water swimming pool is nestled in a beautiful garden setting, surrounded by a large deck with plenty of loungers. Right on the beach, the pool offers a refreshing splash after enjoying a swim in waters that are perfect for snorkeling, swimming or soaking. The gardens feature dozens of palm trees and prolific tropical flowering plants.

Come visit us soon! We can't wait to see you!

REVIEWS!

Over 425 Five Star reviews across various listing sites!

Cruzan Sands Villa REVIEWS = Homeaway 991713, Homeaway 3847936

Our Other Listings, over 425 Five Star Reviews:

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34817 VRBO - Entire Villa, 4 Bedroom

COCONUT BEACH VILLA – Beachfront – Sapodilla Bay Beach, TCI

392920 - Entire Villa, 6 Bedroom

393700 - North Suite, 3 Bedroom

4201998 - South Suite, 3 Bedroom

GRACE BAY TOWNHOMES – 500 yards to Beach – Grace Bay, TCI

366957 - Two Bedroom

4202000 - Two Bedroom

4202003 - Two Bedroom

4202004 - Two Bedroom

4202006 - Two Bedroom

CRUZAN SANDS VILLA – Beachfront – St. Croix, US Virgin Islands

991713 - Three Bedroom

3847936 - Two Bedroom

CONTACT US, send email and ask questions BEFORE you Request to Book. Although the calendar is automatically marked when a reservation is made through the Homeaway/VRBO system, we do have past guests for whom we mark the calendar ourselves. We do not want to disappoint anyone if we have inadvertently missed marking the calendar herein.

NOTE about the VILLA: Cruzan Sands Villa is comprised of two separate homes, each with very similar amenities, each on its own 1/2 acre space. We do rent both homes independently or together. Please refer to Homeaway listing number 3847936 if you are interested in the two bedroom Guest House.

PAYMENTS: Please note that we respond to our inquiries personally with our own email address, not with a rental company address. We use the Homeaway/VRBO online secure payment system. Call us by phone if you have any concerns about the authenticity of the response.

AIR CONDITIONING Estimate: Guests are charged $1.00/kwhr used, a rate which is based on our historic costs. During the last year, our conservative guests who used AC set the thermostat on 85 degrees when no one was present in the home and on 78-80 degrees for sleeping. They spent $150 per suite on average, with a range of $114 to $479 for a week. Two guest groups spent $383 and $479 for a week. The majority of our guests did not use AC at all. Our home has a sub-meter which measures usage for AC specifically. Electricity on island is considerably more expensive than on the mainland.

CANCELLATION: We do have a cancellation fee if a reservation is cancelled prior to 90 days before arrival. We offer no refunds within 90 days of arrival. We STRONGLY recommend “Cancel for Any Reason” insurance available from large, reputable insurance companies for anyone who has any reason to believe he may cancel at any time. Travelers can obtain such insurance; Owners cannot.

More Details

Owner
Dana and Scott
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 20, 2017

About Dana and Scott

Dana & Scott got the island fever in 2002, when they built their first vacation rental, Crystal Sands Villa in the Turks and Caicos Islands. They live in Providenciales now. They wanted to make sure they kept their roots in the USA, however, and St Croix is one of the most remarkable US Territories around, being one of the few islands that is completely surrounded by the Caribbean Sea!

Dana and Scott purchased this villa in 2012

Why Dana and Scott chose St. Croix

The beach at Estate Salt River is one of the most picturesque settings on earth! The unique culture of the US Virgin Islands is appealing and inviting!

What makes this villa unique

Cruzan Sands Villa is located in a beautiful National Park. Our villa is removed approximately one mile from the main roads.

Guestbook comments from the owner

From our Guestbook: We had a wonderful time. Spent almost every moment in the sun and sand. Beached out and swam in the pool, too. Scarlett perfected her handstands and forward flips in the water, Gavin became a pro at swimming (with his swim vest) under the water and Cameron was our napping pro! Saw sting rays - big fish - little fish - surfers - fishermen and even a man on a horse swimming along! Beautiful house and view! We had a great family time! I think we created memories for a lifetime here. A lot of family bonding and those ocean winds seem to blow away any thoughts of home or OK routines. Happy to have spent a week at the Cruzan Sands Villa in St. Croix USVI!
Aug 2013
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Amenities

Estate Salt River Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8 ...
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
  • We STRONGLY recommend “Cancel for Any Reason” insurance. Travelers can obtain such insurance for any reason; Owners cannot.
  • If we are able to rebook a cancelled reservation 90 days before arrival, we may refund up to 80% of the amount less fees, depending upon circumstance.
  • A reservation is confirmed upon receipt of deposit and our completed reservation agreement. Please ask questions BEFORE you make a reservation.
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Rural ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Safe
  • Security System
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , shower , Double vanity sinks
    Powder Room - toilet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
  • All bathrooms that are adjacent to our bedrooms feature a large walk in tiled shower. All bathrooms have granite tops.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king , Beachfront
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , Beachfront
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , Can be joined as a King
  • Two of our bedrooms in our Main Home are beachfront, with wall to wall glass doors that step onto the pool deck. Each has a King bed and ensuite bath. The third bedroom has the garden view. It has two twins, which can be joined to form a third King bed if desired. The third bedroom also has an ensuite bath. There is a powder room off the central living area hall. All bedrooms have ceiling fans. All bedroom baths are finished elegantly with granite top counters. Each has a step-in shower.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gated Community
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • 12 garden chairs
  • 6 beach chairs
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • rain forests
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes:
Cruzan Sands Villa's Main Home a very large outside deck, both covered and open. We have plenty of seating. Our guests can eat inside or outside. Each table has 6 chairs, which can be easily moved from one table to the other. We have loungers and beach chairs, as well. If you would like an authentic Cruzan meal prepared at the villa during your stay, please contact us owners for contact information for our referral. Guests deal directly with the chef for all your needs. This is our home. We ask our guests to please leave it as you have found it. We appreciate respectful guests, as I am sure guests appreciate owners who maintain their homes.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(39 traveler reviews)

BEACHFRONT - NEW - Cruzan Sands Villa - Luxury - Pool - Breathtaking Views!
average rating of 4.8461537 based on 49 reviews
4

Last minute trip

  • 4 of 5

Owners responded quickly as did the property manager. Villa was clean with an easy walk to the beach. Villa had a good location to reach both larger towns.

  • Submitted: Apr 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Sycamore, IL
5

Wonderful Stay at Cruzan Sands!

  • 5 of 5

We had a group of 3 couples stay the last week of March at Cruzan Sands. We absolutely enjoyed the villa! It is set up perfectly with 3 bedrooms that have ensuite bathrooms as well as a powder room. The kitchen is well equipped, and the living area has comfy furniture to relax. The patio is spacious with a pool that was great to relax in after the day at the beach. The beach was awesome- we were practically the only people there each day- we felt like we had our own private beach! Austin was there to greet us, checked in throughout the week, & was readily available when we had an issue with water. His wife, Chef Jay, stocked the villa & cooked us two wonderful meals while we were there- highly recommend having her cook for you! The booking process was easy, & Dana was great for contacting with any questions we had. Overall, we had a fantastic vacation & would return again!

  • Submitted: Apr 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great Couples Retreat

  • 5 of 5

The Cruzan Sands Guest House was a great spot for our two couple vacation. The home was clean and comfortable. The gardens, walkway to the beach and private pool provided the perfect atmosphere for a relaxing tropical vacation. The beach is private with an area of sun and an area of shade for a long day on the sand. There is enough room for a short walk past a public access area and that area never had more than a couple visitors. Located in the middle of the north shore, we were easily able to visit Christiansted and Frederiksted during our stay. A special thanks to Austin for our afternoon treat of fresh coconuts.

  • Submitted: Feb 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Elegantly comfortable!

  • 5 of 5

This home was perfect for our group. It had everything you need plus more. The grounds are gorgeous and have your own private pool and access to the beach was lovely. The property manager greeted us upon arrival and was more than helpful. You definetly need a car to get around the island. This island is a beautiful spot. Point Udall is very cool and gem to be discovered is ISAACS BAY ...you must go!!

  • Submitted: Jan 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Pittsburgh pa
4

Wonderful and comfortable home

  • 4 of 5

The home was very comfortable and very clean. It's proximity to the ocean was great. Beach was sand and rock as expected. House was decorated very nicely. Pool was perfect size. We had a family of 5 adults and were very comfortable. Only drawback was no cell tower close, no service most of the time and internet was spotty at best. The area was quiet. Not the owners fault but this time of year weeds on the local streets are not cut back and hard to navigate, especially at night. Julianna made a beautiful meal and it was a perfect idea for the night of arrival. She is a wonderful chef. Austin her husband was very nice but not easy to get in touch with. He did however stop by the house several times to check on us. The house was about 15 min. from Christened and 30 min to Fredrickstead.

  • Submitted: Nov 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Delaware Ohio
5

Family Vacation

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time! The villa was very clean and comfortable for our family. We utilized the services of the chef. I suggest everyone use this service - the food was the best we have ever tasted. Also, the property manager was very helpful and courteous. I have already recommended this great place to my friends. Thanks for the memories!

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
8 Miles
STX, Henry E. Rholsen Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Salt River Marina
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Carambola Golf Course
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Flyers at Salt River Marina
Car: necessary

Other Recommended Attractions On St Croix:

Collecting shells

Shopping at lots of boutiques in Christiansted and Frederiksted

Cruzan Rum Factory

Botanical Gardens

Whim Museum

Buck Island Reef National Monument

Lawaetz Family Museum

Christiansted National Historical Site

Divi Carina Bay Casino

Fort Frederik Museum

Point Udall - eastern most part of the USA!

For the very fit, Annaly Bay Tide Pools.

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Rates & Availability

Estate Salt River Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
May Couple's Special
Apr 22 2017 - May 26 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,950
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $36 per night, per additional guest
 
LAST MINUTE MAY SPECIAL for 2
May 24 2017 - May 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,000
Flat fee
 
 
Summer 2017
May 27 2017 - Sep 1 2017
5 night minimum stay
$3,700
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest
 
July 1st LAST MINUTE SPECIAL !
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 6 2017
6 night minimum stay
$2,600
Flat fee
 
 
Fall Couple's Special
Sep 2 2017 - Oct 27 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,950
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $36 per night, per additional guest
 
Late Fall 2017
Oct 28 2017 - Dec 22 2017
7 night minimum stay
$4,400
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $36 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas/New Years
Dec 23 2017 - Jan 5 2018
7 night minimum stay
$7,500
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $36 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter/Spring 2018
Jan 6 2018 - Apr 20 2018
7 night minimum stay
$5,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $36 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$5,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $36 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 14.5%

Check with us directly, please.

Rates apply for 6 people using 3 BR unless noted. Couple's Specials apply to 2 people.
Visit Homeaway listing 3847936 if you are interested in our 2 bedroom Guest House.
3:00 pm Check-in; 10:00 am Check-out (Housekeeping begins at 9:30 am)
Our home is self-catering. Please leave it as you have found it.
Changeover: Saturday during Winter/Spring, Christmas/NewYear's
Minimum Stay = 7 nights during peak season, 5 nights during other periods.

NOTE about CANCELLATION: We do have a cancellation fee if a reservation is cancelled prior to 90 days before arrival. We offer no refunds within 90 days of arrival. We STRONGLY recommend “Cancel for Any Reason” insurance available from large, reputable insurance companies for anyone who has any reason to believe he may cancel at any time. Travelers can obtain such insurance; Owners cannot.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
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