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Crystal Springs

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Overview
10 bedrooms
12 bathrooms
20 guests
5 nights minimum
Villa
Crystal Springs is an enchanting beachfront villa set on 1.7 acres on Barbados' West 'Platinum' Coast. The 12,000 sq ft residence, with a staff of 14, comprises six beautiful buildings connected by coral stone terraces, pathways and a bridge. This stunning home features a multitude of living spaces, three al fresco dining areas, an array of amenities and 10 guest bedrooms making Crystal Springs ideal for large groups or families looking for an intimate holiday retreat. Set on a cliff edge, with a picturesque cove beach, an 18' speedboat and professional boat captain await to take guests to their choice of picturesque beaches, seaside restaurants, shopping excursions and towns. The captain enjoys taking guests on secret beach picnics, teaching adults and children to snorkel and waterski a...Crystal Springs is an enchanting beachfront villa set on 1.7 acres on Barbados' West 'Platinum' Coast. The 12,000 sq ft residence, with a staff of 14, comprises six beautiful buildings connected by coral stone terraces, pathways and a bridge. This stunning home features a multitude of living spaces, three al fresco dining areas, an array of amenities and 10 guest bedrooms making Crystal Springs ideal for large groups or families looking for an intimate holiday retreat. Set on a cliff edge, with a picturesque cove beach, an 18' speedboat and professional boat captain await to take guests to their choice of picturesque beaches, seaside restaurants, shopping excursions and towns. The captain enjoys taking guests on secret beach picnics, teaching adults and children to snorkel and waterski and provides a range of other thrilling watersports activities including sailing lessons and paddle board lessons. One of the guests favorite adventures is swimming with sea turtles close by. Guests who stay at Crystal Springs enjoy the beautiful beach life to the fullest. The villa's additional amenities are exquisitely designed to provide an unforgettable experience, including a stunning 50x20ft infinity swimming pool looking onto the Caribbean Sea, a state-of-the-art cinema, a high-tech fitness centre, and breathtaking tropical gardens. Created by legendary designer Oliver Messel in the 1960s and completely restored in 2014, Crystal Springs' elegant facade, stylish decor and breathtaking views provide a magical, theatrical ambiance, yet the impressive villa innately feels like a welcoming home where ultimate relaxation awaits. Enhancing the magic of Crystal Springs' divine setting and amenities, its dedicated staff of 14 provides the consummate service, including gourmet dining, five-star concierge planning and personalized yet unobtrusive pampering to ensure that each guest's stay is truly exceptional.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Full bath, 1 Half bath, 10 Showers
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About the Manager
Blue Sky Luxury
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:25%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2012
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

We stayed at Crystal Springs as a group of 14 for my father in laws birthday, we had done much research prior to our booking but Crystal Springs captured our hearts at first glance just by the pictures and the fact that the grounds were...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank Karla H
Management response:Responded 4 October 2017

Karla! Thank you so much for the incredibly detailed review of our Crystal Springs villa. We are so happy that you could all get together and celebrate your father in law's birthday - what a special occasion. It is such a pleasure to hear that...More

Reviewed 7 August 2017

Have just celebrated my 60th Birthday with my family and close friends at Crystal Springs. What can I say ? from the moment we arrived we were warmly welcomed by the Amanda and her team and felt at home immediately. This place lived up to...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank luxababe
Management response:Responded 4 October 2017

Thank you so much for the lovely review! We are so happy to hear that you had a fabulous time celebrating your 60th birthday surrounded by your family and friends at Crystal Springs, and we were honored to be a part of it. Amanda and...More

Reviewed 3 August 2017

From the moment we arrived you get the feeling of paradise , the welcome from all the fantastic staff ,stunning villa ,unbelievable views . Lazy days around the pool , ice cold drinks, wander down to the beach, swimming,water skiing this place is amazing ....More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank BarryT148
Management response:Responded 4 October 2017

Thanks for taking a moment to leave us a review, Barry! So glad to hear that you enjoyed the villa, staff and beachfront location. The daily routine at Crystal Springs is simply unbeatable, and it sounds like you had a great vacation. Hope to see...More

Reviewed 15 June 2017

Wow, what can I say about Crystal Springs other than it is absolutely perfect. From the moment we pulled up to the front of the stunning property, to touring the Messel designed interiors, I was totally blown away. The exterior is incredible, with stunning views...More

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank ZoeGeorgina
Management response:Responded 19 June 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review of your experience at Crystal Springs for us! Your descriptions of the villa and surrounding area are so lovely to read, and we're so happy that you enjoyed the Messel designs so carefully...More

Reviewed 6 June 2017

As soon as you enter Crystal Springs you realise it is a very special place. A beautiful and elegant house in a luscious well tended tropical garden. The villa is decorated at the highest standards of taste and elegance and the main room's large open...More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank GeeM17
Management response:Responded 13 June 2017

Thank you for the glowing review! We greatly appreciate you taking the time to give such a detailed overview of your holiday, and a glimpse into what Crystal Springs can offer. Hearing lovely things about the villa is always appreciated, but your kind words about...More

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Reviewed 2 June 2017

Crystal springs is perfection. From the moment you drive through the gate you will be in paradise. The rooms are beautiful and magnificently restored to the authentic Messel design. The staff is warm and professional. Meals are delicious. Whether it is swimming in the Caribbean...More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank msiegel128
Management response:Responded 2 June 2017

Thanks so much for taking the time to write a review for us! We love feedback, and all of your kind words and compliments are very much appreciated - we'll be sure to pass on your review to the rest of the team at Crystal...More

Reviewed 1 June 2017

No luxury resort or luxury villa I ever went to compares to Crystal Springs! The beautiful architecture and stylish design of the property are blending with the lush tropical vegetation and landscape which gives you a feeling of being one with nature...not to mention the...More

Date of stay: May 2017
1  Thank Alain M
Management response:Responded 19 June 2017

Thank you for the lovely review, Alain! We greatly appreciate you taking the time to write such a detailed account of your experience. Am so happy to hear that you had a lovely time and a "real vacation" as you say. We will be sure...More

Reviewed 1 June 2017

Crystal Springs is a magical place for a perfect vacation..family reunion, gathering of friends, retreat. The staff is first rate, friendly and genuinely interested in serving. From the moment you set foot on the grounds, every need is attended to. The décor of the house...More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank 925joelle
Management response:Responded 1 June 2017

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Crystal Springs, along with the great examples of daily routines and activities at the "magical" villa and surrounding area. Another one of our favourite things to do is a day out on the villa's...More

Reviewed 30 May 2017

Crystal Springs is nothing short of magical. The property, the staff, and the location are second to none. The property is absolutely breathtaking, and the staff couldn't be more friendly, accommodating, and professional. The food is fabulous. I've stayed at Crystal Springs several times with...More

Date of stay: May 2017
1  Thank CAKingston
Management response:Responded 1 June 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of Crystal Springs. We are so grateful for all of your kind words, and are happy to hear that you were able to experience and enjoy all the new renovations on this return trip -...More

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Date of stay: July 2013
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Air Conditioning
Balcony
Grill
Boat Available
Ceiling Fans
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Gym
Housekeeping Included
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Patio
Safe
Cable/satellite TV
Stereo System
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Water Views
Waterfront
Wi-Fi
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
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Crystal Springs is an enchanting beachfront villa set on 1.7 acres on Barbados' West 'Platinum' Coast.
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There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
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