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A Shade of Blues - The Apartment

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Private Apartment at the top of the blue villa above Jack's Bar.
Very close to Princess Margaret beach...easy for quiet early morning or evening swims
1 of 12Private Apartment at the top of the blue villa above Jack's Bar.
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2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
4 guests
3 nights minimum
Condo/Apartment
Perfect for beach lovers. Located within close walking distance of one of the most beautiful, unspoilt beaches in the Caribbean - Princess Margaret. Best on the island for swimming and snorkelling. Shared pool - perfect spot for watching the sun go down. 2 same size bedrooms with en-suite shower rooms - private showers are outdoors with views of the sea and the stars. Vehicle hire is not essential - there is a beautiful cliff-side trail into the Harbour (Port Elizabeth) and over to Lower Bay. Located at Princess Margaret Beach on Bequia, considered one of the most beautiful beaches in The World. Walk to and from the beach and Jack's Bar - an exceptional Caribbean beach bar & restaurant - in your swim gear. The island is a favourite destination in the Caribbean for sailors fro...Perfect for beach lovers. Located within close walking distance of one of the most beautiful, unspoilt beaches in the Caribbean - Princess Margaret. Best on the island for swimming and snorkelling. Shared pool - perfect spot for watching the sun go down. 2 same size bedrooms with en-suite shower rooms - private showers are outdoors with views of the sea and the stars. Vehicle hire is not essential - there is a beautiful cliff-side trail into the Harbour (Port Elizabeth) and over to Lower Bay. Located at Princess Margaret Beach on Bequia, considered one of the most beautiful beaches in The World. Walk to and from the beach and Jack's Bar - an exceptional Caribbean beach bar & restaurant - in your swim gear. The island is a favourite destination in the Caribbean for sailors from all over the world. It is common to see the world's most expensive yachts moored offshore. Yachties love restaurants and bars, so Bequia offers an excellent choice. The island also has some good musicians. Popular with divers and walkers; the most experienced divers are not disappointed. Bequia has undeveloped countryside with majestic views when 'out and about'. There are no big resorts. Swimming is wonderful at Princess Margaret. The water is usually clear for snorkelling around the headland and there is a sophisticated beach bar with great food. Jack's Bar provides a jetty to catch water taxis to the harbour where the dive boats, shops, and more bars and restaurants are located or for an enjoyable trip around the harbour to admire the majestic vessels at anchor. Facing west, the views are wonderful and the sunsets magical. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: Yes
Kid Friendly: No
ANightAshore is for maximum one adult couple only. The Apartment is suitable for families with older children with the condition that they are supervised when outside of the property due to the open pool and steps on the property. Air conditioning in The Apartment is limited. Please check with owner.
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2 Showers
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About the Owner
Monica H
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:83%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:June 2012
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Reviewed 7 December 2019

A Shade of Blues was a wonderful oasis on Bequia for our 10 day stay. Nicely located on the hillside above Princess Margaret Beach we had exquisite views of the bay and sunsets plus it's convenient to walk in the direction of Lower Bay and...More

Date of stay: November 2019
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Reviewed 19 April 2018

Princess Margaret beach and Jacks Bar/Restaurant is a four minute walk away. The only time that we could hear any sound coming from Jacks Bar was during a live music night. The live music was not overly loud and everything was silent by bed time....More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank Av8ter98
Reviewed 26 January 2018

This was our 13th trip to Bequia. In previous years, we had stayed at the Frangipani, but decided to try something different. We spent 9 nights at the Shade of Blues Apartment and totally enjoyed the experience. We would certainly consider staying there again. The...More

Date of stay: January 2018
1  Thank Gordon E
Monica M, VR Owner at A Shade of Blues - The Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded 3 February 2018

Thanks for this review. Glad you had a great time staying at Princess Margaret. Will look forward to hosting you again. (The 180 steps are only if you are coming up from Jack's Bar!)

Reviewed 1 November 2016

Stayed 2 weeks in October and had a lovely time. Views are fantastic and the pool was a welcome cool down after the climb from the beach! It's really a great spot to stay just above princess margarets beach and just behind jacks bar. Unfortunately...More

Date of stay: October 2016
5  Thank alisonsl
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: Yes
Kid Friendly: No
DVD Player
Air Conditioning
Balcony
Grill
Ceiling Fans
Housekeeping Included
Internet Access
Linens Provided
Parking
Patio
Safe
Cable/satellite TV
Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Terrace
Towels Provided
TV
Wi-Fi
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About the neighbourhood
A small community of luxury villas. Located close to Princess Margaret Beach. Peaceful at night, except Tuesday when it is Jack's party night (until midnight).
Getting around
We do not recommend vehicle hire for our guests, but do offer a private car park if needs must. Bequia is small - it is easy for fit folks to walk almost everywhere from A Shade of Blues - but bear in mind the island is hilly. Taxis are inexpensive for night time outings and our water taxis offer a magical experience across the bay. There is a cliff-side trail from Princess Margaret to Port Elizabeth and over to Lower Bay. Sensible shoes needed.
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Frequently Asked Questions about A Shade of Blues - The Apartment

A Shade of Blues - The Apartment is able to accommodate up to 4 guests. See all property details.

A Shade of Blues - The Apartment has 2 bathrooms available. See all property details.

A Shade of Blues - The Apartment has 2 bedrooms available. See all property details.

Stays at A Shade of Blues - The Apartment must last at least 3 nights. See all property details.