Framed by the Atlantic Ocean and surrounded by a lush tropical landscape, Villa Joie de Vivre is a beautiful expression of the joy of living in the Caribbean. Drink it all in – the expansive down island views, deep blue Atlantic Ocean hues, the sound of waves washing up against our Peterborg peninsula, or breathing in the sweet, soft and virgin ocean air – you will truly feel at home. Spend mornings sipping coffee out on the grand lanai in shade and cool comfort. The sensational island and ocean vistas of unique panoramic beauty inspire relaxation. Sounds of lazy ocean movements, fresh breezes and native birds such as brown pelicans, frigate birds, native parrots, mourning doves, and hummingbirds and frequently fly close by. Later, enjoy a refreshing dip in the pool and sunbathe on a lounge chair on the large pool deck.
Villa Joie de Vivre is framed by the Atlantic Ocean and surrounded by a lush tropical landscape incorporating native Chinese Fan palms, flamenco and tropical plants, and extensive landscaping with Coconut and Sylvestrius palm trees, hundreds of bougainvillea plants in five different colors, vibrant allamanda, plumeria, ixora flowers, and a spectacular flowering Flamboyant tree.
The villa has a total of four large, air-conditioned rooms, each with a ceiling fan. Three bedrooms have an en-suite bathroom, and king-size bed. The fourth bedroom has a two extra-long twin beds that seamlessly convert to a king. Spectacular island and ocean views abound in each room. The villa also is equipped with a generator and automatic switchover providing uninterrupted power supply.
The great room has a gorgeous down island view framed by wall-to-wall sliding/screened doors, and opens onto a wraparound veranda, 9-foot wide above the ocean and 14-foot wide veranda above the pool, both connected to 15’x15′ grand lanai. Cypress tongue-in-groove ceiling with large white wood beams frame the vaulted ceiling.
An expansive kitchen adjoins the great room with travertine countertops and custom-built Cherry wood cabinets. Built-in appliances in kitchen are all top of the line GE products including a wine refrigerator, double ovens, 4-burner gas stove top and trash compactor.
Enjoy the unique large outdoor living space of Joie De Vivre with spacious decks for dining or poolside, and verandas and a grand lanai that are shaded and afford postcard views of ocean and islands.
Located just one mile from famous Magens Bay, where snorkeling, swimming and sunbathing in one of the world’s most beautiful beaches are enjoyed year-round. Several restaurants, Mahogany Run Golf Course and a zip line run are only five minutes by car, downtown Charlotte Amalie is a ten-minute drive, and the ferry to St. John is less than 20 minutes away.
Located on the same level as the great room and main living area, the master bedroom has a king bedroom suite of Pecan hardwood, with a large oriental rug, ceiling fan with light, arched open beam ceiling of cypress wood tongue and groove, in-beam lighting, two large clothing/shoe closets with mid and upper shelve storage, and double glass door and windows that provide stunning down island views of Hans Lollik, the Tobagos, Jost Van Dyke, Tortola, St. John and several smaller USVI and BVI cays and islands. The home is equipped with air-conditioning, land-line telephone, internet – broadband hookup/Wi-Fi and iPod docking stations.
The master bath has dual sinks separated set in an expansive vanity, walls decorated with paintings, a large walk-in shower with travertine tile, and a linen closet complete with full sets of linens, bath and beach towels. A large window floods the room with natural light.
The second master suite is located on the same level as the pool and one level below main living area. Striking down island views of Hans Lollik, the Tobagos, Jost Van Dyke and Tortola are visible through sliding doors and several full windows. Ceiling fan with light, open beam cypress wood tongue and groove ceiling, in-beam lighting, two large clothing/shoe closets with mid and upper shelve storage. The room is air-conditioned, and has a land-line telephone, internet – broadband hookup/Wi-Fi and iPod docking stations. Accessible by staircase, this is not a wheelchair accessible room.
The adjoining bath has a large vanity with dual sinks, walls decorated with paintings. Large walk-in shower with travertine tile. A large linen closet contains full sets of linens, bath and beach towels.
The “Sage Room” is located Same level as the pool and one level below main living area. Large Poster Bed frame with matching dresser, nightstands & lamps. French doors and wall-to-wall windows provide magnificent down island views of Hans Lollik, the Tobagos, Jost Van Dyke, Tortola, St. John and several smaller USVI and BVI cays and islands. Beautiful paintings and décor, mahogany furniture, recessed lighting, and open beam ceilings set an inviting, restful atmosphere. Also features two full closets, and linens in laundry room just outside bedroom door, a land line telephone, internet – broadband hookup/Wi-Fi and iPod docking stations. The private balcony between bedrooms 3 and 4 offers expansive down island views and access from both rooms.
The bathroom features a large single vanity sink and beautiful walk in shower. One vanity sink, walls decorated with paintings. Three large windows provide natural light. The adjoining screened glass door opens to a covered patio with chairs and table for morning coffee and evening cocktails.
An additional bedroom contains is located on the same level. The pool is just on the other side of house wall. One door leads to the pool and outside stairs to veranda and main level; the other door leads to the covered patio. Land-line telephone, internet – broadband hookup/Wi-Fi and iPod docking stations are all available in the room. Recessed lighting, tongue and groove cypress wood ceiling, framed art and Caribbean artifacts adorn the walls. A large bamboo bookcase provides . Large windows dominate two walls to provide magnificent down island views of the pool/deck, and numerous USVI and BVI cays and islands, including Hans Lollik, Tobagos, Joste Van Dyke, Tortola and St. John.
No bathroom. Guests would use either the “Sage” bedroom bathroom or the main level powder room.
**Prices vary based on total number of guests.**
3 King(s), 2 Twin(s).