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Drake's View: Voted Best View in the Caribbean

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    The award-winning view from Drake\'s View
    The award-winning view from Drake\'s View
    The award-winning view from Drake\'s View
    View of Coral Bay from front deck
    The entrance to Drake's View complete with lush tropical landscaping
    The view from the pool & spa area looking out on Coral Bay and Tortola
    Wrap-Around Bar in Great Room with Vista
    Property description
    St. John
    |
    Holiday Rental House – 
    4 Bedrooms, 5 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
    Drake's View has the same vista named by the magazine Caribbean Travel as 'the best view in the Caribbean'; a spectacular view of the British Virgin Islands and the East Shore of St. John.

    Drake's View is a 4 bedroom, 4.5 bath villa with a tile patio, heated swimming pool, and hot tub. One bedroom is in a separate cottage. The spa area includes a restroom, floats, and outdoor lounges for relaxing or dining. Five additional tile decks and a large tiled front porch provide ample outdoor lounging and dining areas, all in eyesight of the exquisite view.

    The traditional architecture of the villa entrance with yellow stucco, red roof, and simple columns contrasts with a dramatic facade of glass along the east wall. It is surrounded by lush local vegetation and terraced gar...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Air Conditioning
    • Alarm Clock
    • Balcony
    • Blender
    • Books
    • Ceiling Fans
    • Cooker
    • Deck
    • Dishwasher
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • Garden
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Highchair
    • Hot Tub
    • Housekeeping Optional
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Microwave
    • Mountain Views
    • Outdoor Dining Area
    • Paper Towels Provided
    • Patio
    • Porch
    • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
    • Refrigerator
    • Safe
    • Satellite TV
    • Soap/Shampoo Provided
    • Stereo System
    • Telephone
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • Washer
    • Water Views
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      Ask
    • Pets Allowed:
      No
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Ask
    Listing #FK140738 by: FlipKey
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

      Begins Ends Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
    Default - - 4 nights
    £321
    $550
    --
    £2,160
    $3,700
    £8,640
    $14,800
    low season 1-4 pe... 28 Apr 2014 21 Nov 2014 4 nights
    £321
    $550
    --
    £2,160
    $3,700
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    Thanksgiving 22 Nov 2014 29 Nov 2014 7 nights --
    £464
    $795
    £3,065
    $5,250
    --
    low season 1-4 pe... 30 Nov 2014 19 Dec 2014 4 nights
    £321
    $550
    --
    £2,160
    $3,700
    --
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    Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
    Fees
    • Tax rate: 10.0% of rental - Tax
    • Damage deposit: £175 / stay - Deposit
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    $300 refundable damage deposit required
    Low season 5-6 persons 4100/week, 600/night
    Low season 7-8 persons 4500/week, 650/night
    Low season is 1 week after Easter to mid December.
    High season is mid December to a week after Easter
    Thanksgiving, Xmas and New Years weeks are higher, as noted
    Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.
    $300 refundable damage deposit
  • Property location
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    Additional Location Information
    The house is perched on Bordeaux Mt, the highest point on St. John and enjoys cooling breezes and fabulous eastern views of the
    British Virgin Islands and Coral Bay and the East End. It is very private but is only 1/8 mile to the main road. The house is adjacent to National Park. You can walk to the Bordeaux Mt. Trail to Lameshur and the Reef Bay trail. There is an extensive garden with bromeliads, orchids,and banana, meyer lemon,lime and numerous other citrus trees. It is 5 minute drive to the North Shore beaches.
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Bostontra...
Boston, MA
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47 reviews 47 reviews
20 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 28 April 2014 for a stay in April 2014

We loved Drake's View Villa! Our flights were running late and we were worried we may not be able to get our car. Fernando talked to the car rental company to make sure they'd hang around a little extra as we were running close to closing time. He was very helpful getting us up to the villa and answering questions.... more

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We are so glad that you enjoyed Drake's View and the island. We appreciate your comments and hope you return to explore the island and relax at Drake's View. It... more

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 December 2013 for a stay in June 2013

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Charlottesville Va
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 December 2013 for a stay in November 2013

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Listed since : Aug 2009
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