U.S. Virgin Island Residence
Experience true island ambiance the moment you step into this exceptional 5 bedroom, 4 bath gated residence located atop the secluded Caneel Hill, on St. John. With expansive panoramic views looking to the islands beyond, this impressive custom built villa features travertine marble floors, vaulted cypress ceilings, custom mahogany doors, windows and cabinets, marble and granite counter tops, top of the line stainless steel appliances, all bronze fixtures with custom designed lighting throughout.
The grounds are richly landscaped and include a large swimming pool, Jacuzzi, waterfall and outdoor dining area. Additionally there is a two car garage with two guest bedrooms/2 baths that may easily be converted to a guest suite, office or caretaker's apartment.
Privacy is yours in this beautiful guest suite and patio overlooking the pool, garden areas, and panoramic views of the National Park and Caribbean Sea. High ceilings, marble floors and tropical furnishings create an elegant island atmosphere.
Expansive 16 foot ceilings, richly decorated furnishings and an intimate dining area and bar combine to create the casual elegance of the Great Room. Large arched mahogany doors provide access to the adjacent patio and pool area capturing magnificent ocean views of the Caribbean Sea.
Gallery Dining Area
This picturesque Gallery Area provides for informal dining underneath a spacious 10 foot arched opening leading out to the patio and pool area. At night, it is transformed into an exquisite conversation spot showcasing the impressive mahogany display cabinets and attractive island mural expressly commissioned for the owners.
Custom mahogany cabinets, granite counter tops, top of the line stainless steel appliances and a magnificent view from the chef's stove make this masterfully designed kitchen one of St. John's finest. Add to this a full wine rack, walk in pantry and adjacent barbeque room and you will soon discover the joy in creating your favourite culinary dishes from this well appointed kitchen.
This gorgeous master suite exudes intimacy from the moment you enter from the marble staircase. Whether you are awakening to breathtaking views from the luxurious custom designed mahogany four posted pineapple bed, enjoying your morning coffee on the adjoining balcony, bathing in the spacious open air shower, or checking your email in the adjacent office, this master suite has it all.
The adjoining guest bath has been custom designed with travertine benches and countertops all richly decorated with marvellous shells found from throughout the Caribbean.
Pool and Patio
With a family of turtles and starfish and a cascading waterfall flowing from the Jacuzzi above this 35 foot pool is spectacular! There is plenty of patio for lounging in the afternoon or entertaining dinner guests at the dining area for six. Completely surrounded by manicured landscaping, gorgeous palms and expansive views, this exquisite pool is conveniently located with easy access to most all of Isla Vista's rooms.
Isla Vista is situated high above the town of Cruz Bay with dramatic views looking west to St. Thomas and south to St. Croix. With the V.I. National Park as your immediate neighbour these views will never be compromised. Enjoy your days watching the town's daily events and later on, delight to the beautiful colours of the evening's majestic sunset.
Equipped with a new 58 inch flat screen TV and surround sound audio System the entertainment room is both hi tech and comfortable. The duo of sofas comfortably seats 6 - 8 people and there is a relaxing lounger for the most discerning television viewer.
Guest Bedroom and Courtyard
The attractive two bedroom/two bathroom guest quarters are situated just above the two car garage with a private entrance complete with travertine stairs and an intimate covered patio. Thoughtfully designed, these rooms each have separate entrances with large bathrooms and beautiful travertine showers with double arched mahogany doors leading out to the balcony. As a plus these rooms may easily be converted into a separate apartment or as a spacious office.
Offered at $6,500,000 USD.