The Carib House is a spacious and luxurious, Caribbean style, 5 bedroom villa. Located on the south coast of Antigua at the highly desirable and sought after residential hamlet of Turtle Bay, close to the entrance of Falmouth Harbour and only 5 minutes off the main road, it sits on 1.71 acres of mature landscaping and offers serenity, privacy and stunning ocean views.
Entering the main house up an impressive stone staircase, the fabulous main entrance transports you into a tropical oasis, leading into a spacious handcrafted open plan kitchen, featuring a stunning one-of-a-kind, varnished, mahogany breakfast bar. The living area, the heart of the house, accented with Trinidadian mahogany beams, and natural limestone floors, flows effortlessly onto the expansive verandah.
The Carib House embraces Indoor, outdoor Caribbean living with the central area beautifully complemented by a substantial pool area and sun deck, built from local stone. Carved from the hillside, impressive natural stone terraces create the most unique relaxation area, adding to the properties charm and character. Cocktails and sunsets can be enjoyed in the shade of the poolside Gazebo, which offers spectacular views out towards the neighbouring islands Montserrat and Guadeloupe.
Totaling five bedrooms (all with Air Conditioning), the main house features three very generous, beautifully finished bedrooms. The master bedroom enjoys a private terrace, with picture postcard views overlooking Falmouth Harbour. Two further bedrooms in the main house, are delightfully bright and cool and share a family bathroom, which features a stunning large open greenstone shower.
A garden studio apartment, situated underneath the magnificent L-shaped verandah of the main house, provides a complete private space, offering it’s own kitchen and bathroom, and a shaded terracotta-tiled terrace for dining and relaxing. A fifth and equally sumptuous bedroom is situated in an independent, poolside cottage, featuring a luxurious en-suite bathroom and its own wrap-around verandah.
Carib House was built to take full advantage of the natural Caribbean breeze, and features classic wooden shutters throughout, which take full advantage of this fundamental characteristic. Private, serene and intimate, The Carib House is the quintessential Caribbean hideaway. Nestled within almost an acre and three quarters of beautifully landscaped tropical greenery. The open-air architecture affords for the ultimate in understated luxurious outdoor living. Conveniently located just a minutes’ walk from Turtle Bay beach, down a private pathway, this unique and stunning property provides casual elegance ideal for entertaining.
The Carib House is operated currently as a rental home and also caters to special events such as graduation celebrations, family reunions or intimate wedding receptions.
The property is offered for sale furnished. Carib House is connected to APUA government electricity and water and is supplemented by cistern storage.