The phrase Caribbean paradise immediately springs to mind when you step into the chic and stunning world that is Heronetta villa. With direct access onto Sandy Lane beach one of Barbados’s most prestigious stretch of coastline this five bedroomed property offers luxurious accommodations for up to 10 guests. A very large private pool adjacent to the main house and guest cottages is cleverly sheltered from the beach by lovely mature flowering shrubs and trees creating a natural sense of privacy.
The property consists of 4 acres of mature gardens, with a main house and three guest cottages. Each of the bedrooms is en suite, with the master bedroom and second bedroom (configured as another king or two singles) occupying the main house. One of the beach cottages bedrooms has a king or twin bedroom also with the remaining cottages offering queen sized beds. All bedrooms are air-conditioned and offer spacious and comfortable sleeping conditions for guests. With spectacular views from each room across the lush gardens or pool area, there’s a magnificent sense of bright open spaces throughout the property.
This classic Caribbean home showcases the very best in traditional architecture. White painted timber panelling and vaulted ceilings create that fresh and airy feel that is part of the true Caribbean experience. The beautifully appointed living room with its plush furnishings has large doors that open outward onto the terraces and gardens. With sweeping lawns and pretty stone paths that connect the guest cottages, the layout of the villa compound has been thoughtfully designed.
With so many pretty aspects to be enjoyed, your breakfasts can be served in your own private gazebo or on one of the terraces that open invitingly from the property. With a westward aspect, sumptuous dinners or barbecues can start with rum punches by the pool as the sun slips tantalisingly beneath the turquoise sea.
Your team of five dedicated staff, who have been ably managing this property for years, will create for you and your fellow guests a vacation timetable that suits you perfectly. Your personal chef can ensure your meals are to your taste as well as surprising you with enticing dishes created from a wealth of local delicious ingredients. Fresh fruit smoothies and rich coffee with a few indulgent freshly baked treats can launch your day of fun and frolics, with heavenly picnics prepared for you to enjoy at your private Cabana on Sandy Lane Beach. Dinners can be formal candlelit stylish affairs or a relaxed and fun barbecue where you set the party vibe by playing some chilled reggae tunes from the villa sound system.
In the midst of this lush green haven, it’s hard to believe that in a few short steps you can step from your extensive grounds directly onto the white and turquoise jewel that is Sandy Lane beach. Everything from swimming, snorkelling and paddle boarding can be enjoyed on this tranquil stretch of Barbadian coastline. The shallow and calm waters allow you and your guests to fully participate in all of the fun of the seaside. Your own beach cabana becomes a wonderful base for you and your group to establish yourselves along this famous beach. Why not bring your own lunchtime picnic or perhaps later in the day, you can visit the beach for a starlit stroll by the gently lapping edge of the Caribbean. It doesn’t get more romantic than this.
If you prefer a quieter day away from the activities of Sandy Lane beach, you can indulge in a leisurely day of sunbathing around your large pool. With the company of a good book and some refreshing cocktails whisked up by your staff, you can revel in that privacy and quiet that you may crave.
A more active group can travel the very short distance to the renowned Sandy Lane Resort and take in some rounds of golf. With two golf course and the world-famous Green Monkey course at your disposal it couldn’t be easier. Or visit some of the lovely Barbados restaurants for divine lunches or dinner. All within a short drive of your beautiful villa.
The four acres of mature trees and flowering shrubs provide a very natural shelter from the outside world. With your personal gardener who discreetly maintains the grounds, you can find lovely quite places to meditate or relax with a book. If your tastes are more actively focused, there is a first-class floodlit tennis court on your property for your exclusive use. Ideal for you and your group to enjoy games after sunset when the temperatures are cooler.
With wireless connectivity throughout the property, you can keep as connected as you might wish to the wide world. Cable TV, wireless printers and sound system are some of the expected amenities in this 21st Century villa residence.
Who does it suit?
This property is ideally suited to multi-generational families. Parents with young children can occupy the main house, grandparents, older teenagers or nannies can enjoy a little bit of personal space in the self-contained holiday cottages.
If you are a group of 5 couples looking for a fun getaway, Heronetta is a fabulous choice as each bedroom is equally spacious and beautifully appointed.
If you are keen to celebrate a special event – landmark birthday, small wedding, the spacious property and grounds offer an ideal configuration.
A word about Barbados
Consistently one of the top vacation destinations in the world, Barbados is that unique nation that offers lucky visitors sublime weather especially during the winter months, a warm and welcoming people on an island that is both historic and unspoiled. The perfect swimming conditions ensure safe enjoyment of the many white sandy beaches. There’s a lot of history as well as duty free shopping to be sampled in both Bridgetown and Holetown.
• DVD Player
• Fax Machine
• Garden Service
• Internet - WiFi
• Near Sandy Lane Hotel
• Ocean View
• Outdoor Dining
• Sandy Lane Beach Cabana
• Sandy Lane Beach Chaise Lounges
• Security Bars
• Security System
• Sun Deck
• Tennis Court (with lighting)
• TV - Flat Screen
Master bedroom - King Bed
Bedroom 2 - Two Twins / King Bed
Cottage 1 - Queen Bed
Cottage 2 - Queen Bed
Bedroom 5 - Two Twins / King
All Bedrooms are en-suite. Additional Powder Room.