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Secluded private villa, ocean views on St John

Castle under the Milky Way
19 reviews
Castle under the Milky Way
Chess on the parapets
The Castle view looking East
Castle Villa from the South
The Castle's High Privacy
The Castle Tower from the West
Well you\'re not completely alone at the Castle
Castle Kitchen
How it feels in the Castle at night
Castle owner Eve, on the right, with family
It\'s open, but rain doesn\'t fall from this direction
This is the cozy lower bedroom
The Castle\'s outdoor shower (first floor)
The Castle Whirlpool Spa
The Castle offers unmatched privacy
Rainbow off the open stairs to the roof
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2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Coral Bay, St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands
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St John Island is a precious gem in the Antilles necklace, two-thirds National Park.
Castle St John is a private hideaway within the Park boundaries.

On a windswept mountaintop, this Caribbean villa enjoys the most extraordinary seascape.

A spirited affordable island getaway, with two very separate bedrooms, king and queen, each with adjoining full baths.
Besides the fully-equipped, modern kitchen and mahogany great room, there is a tiled outdoor shower, expansive decks and balconies, an observatory sundeck with giant chess on the fifth level, and a whirlpool spa nestled in a tropical garden.

Equipped with full linens and cookware, gas outdoor grill, internet WIFI, cable TV, beach towels and chairs, as well as native drums, and a hammock deck.

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About the Owner, jonathan b
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 60 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 200 days ago
Listed since : Oct 2009
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 19 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #FKN4302663
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Havertown, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 June 2017 for a stay in May 2017

We LOVED our stay at The castle. My husband and I wanted to celebrate our 10 year anniversary at our fave place, St. John, and wanted to share it with our kids, ages 9 and 7. We wanted a place that made it an adventure, was in nature, but comfy. This place was amazingly perfect. The somewhat thrilling 8 min...

Durham, North Carolina
Level 5 Contributor
42 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017 for a stay in March 2017
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My wife, 9-year-old son, and I absolutely loved our stay at The Castle! My wife and I stayed on St. John twice previously in two different villas, but my son had not experienced St. John yet. We are thrilled that his first experience was staying at The Castle. We knew from our previous trips that we wanted to stay on...

Greenville, South Carolina
Level 3 Contributor
10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016

My wife and I stayed at the castle for a week and absolutely loved it. Four wheel drive is a must; the open plan does allow for bugs, small lizards and birds to share the kitchen and living space just a little,but it wasn't disagreeable to us. The weather is a little hard on some of the wood at the...

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • SuperKing Beds:(1)
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Ask about smoking
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    2 Full baths
    1 King
    1 Super King
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About the neighbourhood
In the Coral Bay Quarter of St John Island, the Castle villa sits atop the Bordeaux Mountain ridge, in the uppermost corner of the Calabash Boom Estate.

We are wiithin the V.I. National Park boundaries!

the castle location by longitude and lattitude is:
18.3295549602629, -64.7116586565971

or in the original description:
+18 19' 46.40' -64 42' 41.97'
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: STT St Thomas: 32.0 km
Ferry: Cruz Bay, St John: 18.0 km
Once you arrive at the Cruz Bay Ferry Dock and get your rental car (4WD!) there are two roads to the Coral Bay Side of the island. The North Shore road passes by the famous Caneel Bay Resort, and Hawksnest, Trunk Bay, Cinnamon Bay, and Maho Bay beaches. The Centerline Road is a shorter drive but does not pass any beaches.
Activities nearby
Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 4.8 km.
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