From Turks and Caicos Islands to St Martin, 9 resorts with their own luxury villas
The privacy of a luxury villa coupled with the services of a full-service resort is a special paradise for a romantic or family vacation, and it’s a marriage of service and amenities you’ll find in some of the finest resorts. from the Caribbean, including:
The Shore Club, Turks and Caicos There are no resort villas more spectacular than those at Shore Club Long Bay, the main resort of the Turks and Caicos Islands. The Estate Villas of a resort are located on 850 feet of waterfront on Long Bay; each villa has 8,800 square feet of living space, with four, five or six bedroom configurations. The decor is wonderful; each comes with its own private butler and dedicated housekeeper and, of course, its own private pool.
The three- and four-bedroom pool villas at La Samanna include private terraces, fully equipped kitchens, rainfall showers, infinity pools, and access to the villa’s 24-hour reception service, a small -Daily gourmet breakfast, food and beverage storage services, and full use of all resort amenities including yoga, pilates, and beach bootcamp classes. To sweeten the pot, chauffeured golf cart transportation around the resort and a private wine tasting session.
Four Seasons Hotel, Nevis
The private retreats at the Four Seasons Resort Nevis are located in a private enclave of six “neighborhoods” on Pinney’s Beach. Villa guests enjoy the services of dedicated resort ambassadors, pre-arrival provisioning services, private pools and kitchens, in-home fitness facilities, and full access to all amenities. resort services and facilities.
Palm Island, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
This private Grenadines island resort has two private villas that include all-inclusive access to all resort amenities, including meals, drinks, tips, snorkeling, kayaking, and boat trips. The oceanfront Sea Feathers Villa has three bedrooms, living room, kitchen, patio, and includes use of a golf cart to get around the island. You also get the golf cart with the Southern Cross Villa, but this two-bedroom villa is located on top of a cliff with long ocean views from its three decks, one of which has an outdoor pool. 10 × 20 foot overflow.
Jumby Bay, Antigua
The 14 villas at this all-inclusive luxury resort in Antigua include in the price of a stay à la carte meals at the resort’s seven bars and restaurants, rum tastings and cooking classes, water sports, excursions boat trips, kids’ club, fitness facilities and tennis courts. Jumby Bay also has one of the best spas in Antigua. Villas range from two to four bedrooms, and the resort also has 22 private residences that also offer the option of all-inclusive dining or butler and chef services.
Ambergris Bay, Turks & Caicos
Guests visiting this private island resort off Providenciales can settle into one of 10 gorgeous beachfront villas with individual pools and enjoy all-inclusive meals and activities. The island has a restaurant serving three meals a day, but many guests choose to dine in their suites; likewise, cocktails or even a bottle of local rum can be delivered on request. Villas include golf carts for exploring the largely underdeveloped island and an impressive array of activities, from bone fishing trips to sandbank picnics, daily spa treatments, walks nature tours and sports ranging from tennis to snorkeling and kayaking.
Calabash Cove, St. LUCIA
This small, low-key all-inclusive resort offers local cuisine at Windsong Restaurant, beach picnics, a fitness center and spa, plus room service and a stocked bar in rooms and villas . These include nine Bali-inspired waterfront cottages with plunge pools, Jacuzzis, outdoor rainfall showers, and outdoor hammocks.
Windjammer landing, St. LUCIA
Many private villas can arrange for butler service or private chefs, but guests staying in the one, two, three, or four bedroom villas at the Windjammer Landing Resort can purchase an all-inclusive package that includes meals. at five on-site restaurants, unlimited drinks and access to amenities such as motorized and non-motorized water sports and land-based activities. For a small fee, meals can also be delivered to your villa – a great option when the bedrooms are perched on a steep hill and you may prefer to relax by your private pool and take in the views rather than take a shuttle to dinner.
Rock of Eden, Saint-Barth
St. Barts is perhaps one of the few Caribbean destinations where more visitors stay in villas than in hotels, and this legendary St. Barts resort has a collection of over 150 villas across the island. Butler and chef services are available, of course, but booking an Eden Roc villa also includes concierge and maid service, breakfast and newspapers delivered to the villas, as well as access. resort facilities, including picnics hosted by beach butlers and access to the spa.