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Hemingway House - Beachfront Villa - Mullins/Gibbs Beach

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4 bedrooms
4 bathrooms
8 guests
5 nights minimum
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Welcome to Hemmingway house, one of the most luxurious villa rentals in Barbados. This stunning Barbados villa comes with its own private pool and located between two of the best beaches in Barbados, Mullins Bay Beach and Gibbes Beach. The uber-luxurious plantation style home is designed by Top architect Larry Warren and is tucked away between the serenity of Gibbes Beach and the highly popular Mullins Beach. The property offers a gorgeous and unique vantage point with Mullins Bay to the north, and the glistening, vast ocean directly in front. This beachfront villa is one of the nicest homes for a family vacation to Barbados. The two-storey retreat is finished in coral stone on both its exterior and interior with handcrafted sconces, recessed lighting, ceiling fans and air condition thr...Welcome to Hemmingway house, one of the most luxurious villa rentals in Barbados. This stunning Barbados villa comes with its own private pool and located between two of the best beaches in Barbados, Mullins Bay Beach and Gibbes Beach. The uber-luxurious plantation style home is designed by Top architect Larry Warren and is tucked away between the serenity of Gibbes Beach and the highly popular Mullins Beach. The property offers a gorgeous and unique vantage point with Mullins Bay to the north, and the glistening, vast ocean directly in front. This beachfront villa is one of the nicest homes for a family vacation to Barbados. The two-storey retreat is finished in coral stone on both its exterior and interior with handcrafted sconces, recessed lighting, ceiling fans and air condition throughout. There is an oceanfront gazebo with a marble dining table set within the lush tropical gardens that is the perfect spot to enjoy outdoor dining. The lagoon pool borders the gazebo and is partially enclosed by a beautiful rock backdrop from which Bougainvilleas cascade. The garden's statement piece is a lovely outdoor candelabra that was a gift from the architect and it hangs beautifully from a shady tree completing this tranquil setting. The villa's ground floor includes a fabulous 'indoor/outdoor' living room/dining room which opens onto the wrap around ocean view terrace. There is a garden room bedroom overlooking the pool with a fully marbled en-suite, a powder room and terrace. The ocean facing veranda offers an alfresco dining area, colourful Kilim furniture, bespoke light fixtures and finely crafted iron gates that fold back, opening the whole area to the sea and gardens. The home also boasts a full state of the art kitchen with a professional Wolf range and oven; Miele microwave and double oven; ice maker, a Subzero double door fridge, dishwasher, a walk-in pantry and David Mellor cutlery. Adjoining the kitchen is a fully equipped bar connecting to the living room featuring two separate wine coolers that can keep different wines at appropriate temperatures; a second ice maker as well as a butler's sink. There is a laundry area off the kitchen as well as staff quarters on the outside of the property. The first floor houses the remaining three bedrooms. The master bedroom suite spreads along the entire upper sea-facing side of the home, and features the bedroom with en-suite bathroom, a walk-in dressing room and a separate study. The spacious bedroom features hard wood floors and opens onto a private wrap-around balcony with ocean, bay and pool views with comfortable lounge chairs. The perfect spot to unwind and watch the sunset on an evening. The spacious en-suite bathroom features marble floors, and a C.P. Hart designed Cherry wood enclosed centre piece bath, his-and-her marble vanities with elegant self-standing wooden cabinet and armchair. The spacious shower features jets and separates seating. The study is positioned between the master bedroom and en-suite and both the en-suite and study offer also offer direct access to the bedroom suite's wrap-around balcony. The second bedroom sits beside the master suite, has a walk-in dressing room and opens onto a balcony overlooking the bay, pool and garden below. The bedroom's large family en-suite has a shower and bathtub as well as his-and-hers vanity, and marble floor. The third bedroom also opens onto the balcony with views of the pool and garden and has an en-suite with his-and-hers vanity and a walk-in shower room. This has a queen bed in it while all the other bedrooms feature king size beds, their own televisions and Sonos sound. One bedroom can also be made up a 2 singles also. This home is ideal for a large family or friends looking for a private beachfront retreat with modern amenities. General Amenities • Air conditioning - throughout • Beach Shower • Beachfront • Ceiling fans – throughout • Gazebo • Hair Dryers • Mini bar • Speightstown (West Coast) nearby • TV with Cable • Wi-Fi Security Amenities, • Guard (Shift 12 hr) • Security system • Security Safes Sporting Amenities • Water sports nearby Good to know • The formal dining table can accommodate up to 10 guests. • The alfresco dining gazebo can accommodate up to 8 guests. • The garden is great place to relax and catch a sunset or simply to soak up the sun! • There's a security safe in each bedroom. • The villa is equipped with SONOS sound in each bedroom • SONOS can also be found in the study as well as living room/dining room and terrace. • There's cable TVs with sound bars in each bedroom. • Sitting room with 60' flat screen TV with a sound bar and DVD library. • The two-storey retreat offers a gorgeous and unique vantage point with Mullins Bay to the north. • Open living and dining area lead directly out to the spacious wrap around terrace. **Rental Rates are subject to 7.5% VAT & 2.5% Room Rate Levy (to be capped at USD 10 per bedroom per night)**More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
2 Full baths, 2 Showers
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Exceptional Villas (Property Manager Exceptional Villas)
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2011
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Reviewed 12 October 2018

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Date of stay: October 2018
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Air Conditioning
Internet Access
Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Secure Parking
Wi-Fi
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