Sea View Pool Cottage on Guana Island is perched high in the hills overlooking the pristine beaches and lush landscapes, the Caribbean sea and Tortola beyond. Guana Island is one of the few remaining, privately owned islands in the Caribbean region. The island accommodates up to 32 guests in a selection of one, two and three bedroom cottages and villas.
Comprising 850 acres of undisturbed, pristine nature; tranquility wrapped in blue. This private haven has seven stretches of white powder beach, miles of coastline, rocky outcrops, tropical forest and hills & valleys to explore. On the south shores, the sparkling Caribbean beckons while to the north lies the open Atlantic creating a rugged coastlines and endless views to the horizon.
Guana Island Experience is all about escaping the pace of modern life and reconnecting with nature. The senses are all nurtured by the peaceful setting, the stunning views, the fabulous food, comfortable accommodations and excellent service. Guana offers a low-key style of luxury honed through the 7 generations of this family estate. Privacy is the theme with acres of space per guest, and no marina or public facilities to share it with.
When guests arrive, they are greeted at the private dock and whisked up into the hills to the Great House for a cool tropical drink and the chance to familiarize themselves with the island and facilities. Then, round to the Sea View Pool Cottage where their luggage awaits and the job of relaxing can really commence.
The Sea View Pool Cottage offers an elegant, understated decor in a traditional setting. Guests can soak in the infinity pool while gazing out onto White Bay Beach or lounge in the tropical gardens. The cottage offers a complimentary bar, air conditioning and a light and airy bathroom with powerful rain shower. The terrace and private garden offer sweeping views of the Caribbean Sea and Atlantic Ocean.
The meals included in the rental rates are all taken at the Great House, which is the hub of social gatherings where island guests can meet to enjoy refreshments cooled by the trade winds or dine on one of the romantic candlelit terraces to the tune of the tree-frog calls. At breakfast and lunch, enjoy the splendid buffets that offer a range of dishes from healthy to temptingly wicked. Menu classics with a Guana twist. Evening cocktails are followed by dinner, the freshest seafood, island grown fruits and vegetables, homemade breads; all served by the cheerfully hospitable local staff.
Island activities inevitably start with White Bay beach, a half-mile stretch of pristine white powder sand, fringed with sea grape trees and gently massaged by the calm Caribbean waves. Swim in the clear blue waters, take a paddle board, or transparent kayak, a pedal boat or sailing dinghy to explore further afield. There is snorkeling too or just simply relax on a lounger or hammock in the shade of a swaying palm. There are 6 other beaches to explore either by foot or by boat so why not make a day of it with a castaway picnic too.
For land based activities, there are two tennis courts, volleyball, badminton, bocce-ball, ping-pong and a croquet lawn and miles of trails to hike or even run for the more energetic ! Enjoy spa treatments either in the privacy of your guest room or in the shade of the massage gazebo, nestled amounts the sea grape trees on White Bay beach; lulled by the sound of the lapping waves.
So unfurl your life-stressed body under a swaying palm, toes in the powder sand, cool breeze in your hair . and relax. You are on Guana time.
The rates include : Three meals per day plus between meal refreshments such as fruit, coffee, tea both at the Great House or at the beach club. Wines with lunch and dinner daily. Standard bar and beverages at the villa, Great House and Beach Club. Beach BBQs and movie nights. Daily housekeeping services. Unlimited use of the tennis courts, sailboats, kayaks, Hobie Cat, pedal boats, snorkel gear, hiking trails, croquet, ping-pong, beach equipment, fishing equipment. Utilities and internet WiFi services. A round trip group taxi and boat transfers to and from Tortola Airport on Beef Island.
The Sea View Pool Cottage may be rented as 1 unit for 2 guests or combined with the neighboring Sea View Cottages as a villa for up to 6+2 guests.
Getting to the Sea View Pool Cottage : A local representative will meet the guests at their BVI arrival ferry port or airport and escort them to Guana Island and their villa.
Damage Deposit : Credit card authorization upon arrival.
Additional amenities include: beach chairs, beach towels, ipad, outdoor shower, generator, beach volleyball, hammock, gardener, tennis court(s), airport pickup included, view - ocean/sea, short walk to beach, mini bar, air conditioning - bedrooms, espresso/nespresso, all inclusive, housekeeper(s), rates are set in us dollars. prices in other currencies may fluctuate., end of stay cleaning, property manager on call, alfresco dining area, coffee maker, voltage - 110, bed and bath linens, private, pool person.