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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Space 371 m²
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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 an hour
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
17 October, 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

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa rental in Jolly Harbour, Antigua & Barbuda

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 371 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
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 enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower enclosure
    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 extra lg. double bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 extra lg. double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 extra lg. double bed
  • 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 rentals available
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • 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

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average rating of 4.9714284 based on 35 reviews
5

Took my breath away!!!

  • 5 of 5

This is by far the best vacation villa I have ever stayed at. The views were absolutely amazing. Every morning woke up to a beautiful sunrise and every night watched a beautiful sunset. The villa was furnished beautifully. Amazing outdoor space. Very spacious inside. Will definitely book this villa again! Thank you so much for letting our family stay at your breath taking villa!

  • Review Submitted: May 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Awesome!!!! Becoming one of the best vacation villa's is not easy, staying on top is even harder. We strive to be the best always for you, our guests. We understand your home base on your precious time off must be your sanctuary and we doing everything in our power to make sure its perfect. TY and look forward to your return!
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5

Gorgeous villa with incredible views!!!

  • 5 of 5

This was our first trip to Antigua. The pictures and descriptions of this villa caught our attention and appeared to make it a great choice. It was absolutely fantastic! The initial contact with the owner made me optimistic that this would be a memorable trip. The owner was very responsive to questions and quick to offer helpful advice on what to do and where to go on the island. He seemed to have a deep appreciation for Antigua and a genuine caring that we enjoy our time there. We were greeted by a very warm staff that showed us around the villa and made sure we felt welcome and at home there. The villa is every bit as beautiful as the pictures represent and more. All of the bedroom suites are magnificent and well appointed as though right out of an architectural magazine. The air conditioning worked perfectly and kept the bedrooms very comfortable at night. The upscale kitchen had everything we needed and we enjoyed cooking breakfast and dinner there. The local grocery store is convenient and well stocked with almost anything you might require. We loved Villa Sunset's wonderful outdoor areas for eating, playing family games, reading, and soaking in the unmatched views of brilliant blue water, sailboats, neighboring islands, and Jolly Harbour. If you like taking pictures, this location will provide plenty of opportunity for shots of colorful sunsets and beautiful blue water. The pool is a perfect place to relax and cool off and still keep enjoying the amazing view. We were able to take advantage of water activities available right out of Jolly Harbour. We recommend Indigo Divers for scuba diving and Catamaran Sailing Antigua on board Cool Cat for private sailing charters. For fishing, we recommend Double Header or Obsession with Captain Derek out of Falmouth Harbour. Villa Sunset is perfect if you are happy taking it easy and enjoying the scenery as well as being located in a great place if you want to get out and explore or have blast with the water activities. We are extremely grateful for the opportunity to have been able to stay at this special place and made memories of Antigua we will always cherish.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: TY!!!! So why did buy this special place? To experience what all of our reviews opine. Why do we rent Sunset? To share the experience, period. We get time off is too far and few between and your holiday time must be extra special. That is what Sunset is about! This is what we love to do on the nicest Caribbean island in our beautiful villa. Always upgrading, cleaning, painting, adding so we stay on top. Fun and memories, pretty simple! The Garvey's
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5

Best way to enjoy paradise

  • 5 of 5

Stunning villa...enjoyed the sunset every night. The view from the villa is breathtaking... Can't wait to go back. Best way to spend your stay in paradise.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Perfect again and thank you! We cannot wait to go back! The Garvey's
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5

Idyllic retreat in 5* luxury

  • 5 of 5

The owners have thought of everything to make a stay here as comfortable as possible.

Located in the grounds of Sugar Reef Resort this lovely villa has spectacular views.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Awesome!!! Thanks so much, The Garvey's
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5

Perfect Villa on a Perfect Island!

  • 5 of 5

WOW! Our family of four (two teenage daughters) have been fortunate to travel to the Caribbean approximately 15 times and stay in multiple VRBO properties. Villa Sunset is by far the best property we have stayed. Have to make special note in regards to the design of this home and functionality. Given the design/layout and multiple sitting areas in and around the Villa, it is ideal for family or several couples to be together yet have their own space/privacy when needed. We can only reiterate what others have stated in regards to optimal location, ridiculously beautiful views, Villa amenities, and the pleasure of working with the homeowner. A special note in regards to their flexibility and timely communication in working with us for arrival and departure dates. The owners have left nothing to chance down to quality beach chairs, cooler (which we used for the fishing trip....we caught 2 Wahoo and a Barracuda!!), beach bags, high end beach towels and the old fashioned clothes line for wet swimsuits. By the way, we used the Weber to grill those Wahoo for a few dinners. Awesome!!

Highlights: The Villa! Proximity to very nice grocery store, Epicurean. Jacqui O's (pricey...watch out) Great beach though. Deep sea fishing out of English Harbor. Valley Church Beach. Miracles Restaurant. Shells Fish and Chips. (My wife travels to London extensively and stated Shells was the best F & C she has ever tasted. I agree!)

All in all, a great home, great location and we would return in a heartbeat!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much! Ours guests experience exactly what they should during their holiday at Sunset. We are always improving and upgrading constantly so your time away is the most memorable. Mission accomplished!
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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.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: 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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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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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday villa in Jolly Harbour, Antigua & Barbuda

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Holiday
16 Dec 2017 - 13 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
A$896
A$6,269
 
 
Low Season
26 May 2018 - 27 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
A$640
A$4,925
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
A$768
A$5,373
A$21,492
 

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

No refunds for cancellations made after payment is made
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