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Only a 10 minute drive to both Tortola’s capital and airport Rhumb House sits on a 2 acre estate overlooking Paraquita and Brandywine Bays. Inside the Rhumb House’s entry gate is a flagstone walkway that takes you through tropical gardens and Koi ponds and overlooks a 180 degree view of the Caribbean Sea with outer islands and cays. Double doors open into a large foyer with a garden of ginger and ferns. A comfortable sitting area looks out at the ocean; with French doors leading to the terrace, here you will find an outdoor dining area and pool. The foyer area also has a powder room. The estates air-conditioned drawing room where the spectacular ocean view fills arched windows above cushioned window seats.
The formal dining room is just steps away. With an impressive dome set into the ceiling and inlaid with exotic woods canopies the Regency-style dining table, seating up to 16. A sound system provides music inside, and via speakers by the pool, the master bedroom and at the outdoor patio. The large doors open out to terraces, a reflecting pool and lush gardens on three sides, and a planter of palms with a skylight above borders the fourth side of this room. The kitchen, completely redecorated in 2016, is efficiently laid out and well-equipped with Sub-Zero fridge, double ovens,state-of-the-art appliances, custom cabinetry and quartz counter-tops.
Just off from the main entry room on the other side of the atrium is the first air-conditioned Bedroom with en-suite bath. The room can be made up as a King Bed or 2 twin beds. The large bathroom has been decorated in Caribbean blue and green with a walk in sunken shower which you can view the gardens from a sun drench arched window. The 2nd Air-conditioned Bedroom and bath is next door, accessed by one of Rhumb large flat stepping stone walkway that has a shallow koi pond with water lilies and plants overhead. The bedroom offers an idyllic private sitting area, a bamboo king half-poster bed, a colorfully-tiled bath and connecting door to Bedroom 1 (perfect for parents with children), and it shares a breezy terrace with Bedroom 1. A lily pond's stepping stones goes on past a lion's head fountain to the air-conditioned office and well-stocked library, there are two desks under windows let you enjoy the incredible vistas. The path leads you over a bridge to a charming living room with beautiful art and hand painted shutters. The room contains comfortable sofas and chairs. Bedroom 3 is a King suite with air conditioning with four poster bed and private terrace with views of Sir Francis Drake Channel.
The adjoining bath is spacious, completely tiled in a tropical theme of aqua, pink and yellow. Across the hall is air-conditioned Bedroom 4, a lovely bamboo four-poster king suite with an En-suite bath done in a yellow, lavender and aqua tile design.
Fully Air-conditioned Bedroom 5, a king suite with its own balcony, overlooks the pool terrace and Brandywine Bay. The large adjoining bath is completely tiled tropical colors of turquoise, lavender and yellow. Finally, the air conditioned king Master Suite. This room is furnished in lavender and white with a marble floor and large master bathroom with 2 showers and views of the Caribbean Sea. The beautiful Master Suite opens onto the pool deck via French doors but also has its own private terrace. Each bedroom has its own hair dryer. A Game Room can be found down an exterior staircase from the main stepping stone corridor where you will find an outdoor pool table, bocce court and patio. Snorkel gear for up to 10 persons is also provided (it is suggested that guests bring their own masks, as the fit is always best with your own equipment).
Rhumb House is a beautiful estate, very private, there is no public road through it, with the well laid out landscaping in its secluded and dramatic setting. Blue ocean views below blue Caribbean skies are always magical, and sunset skies are spectacular from the terrace. The Furnishings and fine detailing are unique and charming. There's plenty of room and privacy for everyone to enjoy... Rhumb House is the perfect villa vacation to enjoy the island life in elegance.
Bedrooms: 6 kings Beds or 5 kings and 2 twins, with advance notice.
There is a mandatory 10% service charge for all Rhumb House rentals.
Below the Rhumb House parking area sits a small guest cottage, occupied by Pearl, who has resided here at least 30 years. Your privacy is always assured, but Pearl is available to answer any questions or assist if there is an emergency.
Rhumb House is behind a manual gate and is enclosed by fencing, thick vegetation and cacti, creating a private estate.
Children 5 and over only at Rhumb House, please (except with dedicated nanny traveling and staying with you at Rhumb House).
Liability Waiver required for all children under 12 years of age.
Maid service delivered 6 times per week Mondays through Saturdays (except holidays).
32" flat screen cable TV in Great Room w/DVD player; 32" cable TV w/DVD player the sitting area for children; Denon stereo receiver, Pioneer 6-disc CD player; large CD music collection, iPod connection with speakers on the pool terrace; air-conditioning in all BRs and drawing room + office; large movie collection, books & games; air-conditioned office with printer/fax/scanner/copier, Wi-Fi throughout main level rooms (not in the bedrooms); a BVI cell phone is provided including a $20 starter credit; kitchen with Sub-Zero refrigerator, espresso machine and dishwasher; bathrooms have illumniated magnetic mirrors and a hair dryers; game room with a full-size pool table and ping-pong table; bocce ball court; gas grill; hammock; assorted snorkel gear, beach coolers; electronic roll-down shutters on selected windows; automatic generator; manual entry gate to the property. Guests of Rhumb House receive a complimentary welcome basket on arrival, filled with local fruits, baked goods and soft drinks plus champagne; washer and dryer.
Daily Maid Service
Ping Pong Table
Games for Kids
Iron & Ironing Board
Executive Villa Director
Certified Travel Counsellor #T750088
Close to the beach
Short walk or drive
Short walk or drive
11000.00 sq. ft.
Washer & Dryer
Private Swimming Pool
Iron And Board
High Speed Internet
Scuba Diving & Snorkelling
House Keeper Concierge Service
Part of the British Virgin Islands, Tortola is truly nature’s little secret. Villa guests can explore the quiet island by foot, boat, or take a jeep around the rolling hills and beautiful scenery. Tortola is also a great place for sailing and yachting around the tranquil beaches and translucent water including Cane Garden and Brewers Bay. No matter how you spend your time, a Villas of Distinction villa in Tortola is pure escapism.
There is a small guest cottage located east, below the villa\'s parking area, occupied by an elderly gentlewoman named Pearl. Pearl has lived at Villa Seventeen for almost 30 years. She is available should you have questions or an emergency, but of course, your privacy at Rhumb House is completely assured.
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