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Blue Ocean Cottage in Silver Sands - 70 meters from the sea water!! - White Coconut Studio

Overview

Property

Updated: 08-Dec-2016
It's a Cottage of 7 different Apartments and Studios in a unique location...

The Cottage design has been conceived to offer our guest a big and brighter open space and also to let them enjoy the very pleasant oceanic breeze constantly present in this part of the island. Blue Ocean Cottage is located in Silver Sands area in the South of the island of Barbados and it is formed by 7 different apartments of different dimensions and positions. All of them are with dining / living / kitchen area fully furnished, bedrooms and private bathrooms. The entire area is surrounded by a wonderful garden rich of Palm and Banano trees, vegetation and flowers; it has a fence around the property and security video cameras. At the ground floor in the back side of the property there is also an external shower and between the 2 units there is a covered condominium washing machine which is possible to use it at a small supplement. In front of the property there is also a big parking area.

All the Apartments are next to the stunning Silver Sands Beach at the southern tip of the beautiful tropical island of Barbados. Being the easternmost of the windward Caribbean islands, the tropical heat is always tempered by the constant gentle north-easterly Trade Winds, cutting down on mosquitos and making Silver Sands one of the best spots in the world for windsurfing and kite surfing.

Blue Ocean Cottage provides a unique combination of fun and relaxation: suffused by the immediate beauty, peace and tranquillity of a palm-fringed paradise; yet close to the buzz and excitement of great clubs and restaurants at nearby St. Lawrence Gap.

Blue Ocean Villa, Yellow Bird Apartment, White Coconut Studio, Sea-view Apartment and Green Garden Apartment are perfect for wind/kite/body surfers who want to enjoy world-class surfing at Silver Sands beach or Silver Rock beach; lovers who want to laze on tiny unspoilt coral white sandy beach; anyone wanting to de-stress and get fit.

Local wind and Kitesurfing Informations: This island is a windsurfer's and kite surfer’s mecca. It’s one of the best windsurfing spots of the world. East and North-east winds are constant during the entire year and with them they bring great waves for jumping or riding them with a kite or windsurf board. The incredible spot’s number aloud all levels of wind-kite surfers to enjoy this magic place. South Coast is better for experts, professionals and people who are starting to move on the reef. West coast is better for beginners.

The water temperature is unbelievable, 26°/28° C warm and constant all year round. During the period of November and June the Trade winds start to blow constantly and between December and April the conditions are absolutely perfect with a very high percentage of strong and constant winds mostly in January and February. The best spot is absolutely Silver Sands beach!

More Details

Details for holiday apartment White Coconut Studio, Studio, Sleeps 2, 1 Bathroom

White Coconut Studio is at the first floor, has garden view and it’s the last one of the four Kabakalli apartments which has been completely renovated. The formula is a studio of approximately 35 square metres made of an Italian style kitchen fully furnished with all accessories, gas cooker with four burners and electric oven, hood, fridge with freezer, toaster, electric iron with ironing board and all the necessary items. 110 volt light sockets and 220 volt plug are available. The living-night area has a comfortable queen double bed and a big bath-room with a maxi shower. It’s facing with it's deck on the wild garden rich of coconut palms, (this is the reason of the apartment’s name White Coconut). A CD, radio and tape player is available to accompany you during your magic holiday. Free wireless connection available. White Coconut Studio can lodge 1-2 people with an eventual extra baby-cot. Air Conditioned is available at a supplement of 10 USD per night and 20 USD per day and night.

  • Sleeps 2
  • 0 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Internet
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

NOT many words to say... our guest reviews reflect how we are and what we do. We wait for you in our little portion of Paradise!

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Speaks English, French, German, Italian, Switzer German

24 Reviews

4.8
based on 24 holidaymaker reviews

Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
5

Lazy in Barbados

  • 5 of 5

It was great! Stefano arranged for Mr. Rodney to meet us at the airport. He was so friendly and even took us to a minimart to get some basic groceries before we even got to the apartment! Now that is service! The apartment was clean and well-maintained. There was an outside shower to clean the sand off after time at the beach. There were clothes lines and laundry facilities available, too. Stefano had information pamphlets available as well as his verbal knowledge - which was most helpful. We took the #11 minibus into Bridgetown several times - was way easier then driving and then having to park at car! Even though it was hot, there is good ventilation in the place and we were comfortable, day and night. We did a lot of walking up and down the coastline. Some of it is beaches and other parts are rocky areas with pathways between the beaches. We went to Surfer's Bay Bar, which was very close to the apartment, every day for Happy Hour - if not dinner, too. We could watch the sunset and enjoy a nice drink. We would recommend this apartment - for sure!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Leila, We would like to thank you for being our guest in White Coconut Studio in Blue Ocean Cottage and also taking the time to write this excellent review! It's really a big pleasure for us to hear that you liked the studio and our services, it confirms us that we are working in the proper way and always improving our work to provide the best service. We hope to see you again soon, maybe for a longer period in one of our different properties. Take care, kin regards Stefano & Elisabetta
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4

Fantastic 10 night New Year get away!

  • 4 of 5

What can I say?!

We had a blast, Stefano was hugely accommodating and the room was fantastic! After traveling the island we came to the conclusion that we were situated in the best place! We're not fans of the resort life and we like to have the option to cook and the kitchen was spot on!

If you're into Kite boarding (you would of heard of this place), sun lounging, and/or Surfing this is the place to be (there's a nice little beach to catch a few casual waves, watch out for the rocks though beach right! Or if you don't mind a 15 to 20 minute trek to South Point there's two decent spots, one for the short and one for the long).

Great spots to eat surrounds you at Surfers Bay and 'Oistens' is only a dollar away!

If I had only one bit of feedback, paying the holding deposit could have been easier, but I'm not that familiar with SWIFT transactions, but now I am.

I thoroughly recommend, Stefano and co keep a great spot and I would definitely visit again!

Enjoy!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: There is not a name of the guest so that I cannot write it, but anyway we thank you for the great review and we are very happy that you loved the apartment and the area! Happy new year to you Anonymous!! Stefano and Elisabetta
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5

Don't hesitate on this rental!

  • 5 of 5

My stay was excellent! The owner Stefano was very welcoming and accommodating. I had a comfortable stay in this attractively decorated cottage. Peaceful! No complaints at all. Walks by the ocean are breathtaking. I highly recommend this rental.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 2, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: That's great! thank you for your nice review, it's always a pleasure to know from our guests that our Cottage is comfortable, attractively decorated and that we are very welcoming and accommodating. We hope to see you again! Kind regards Stefano and Elisabetta
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5

Recommendable!!!

  • 5 of 5

We had a really nice time in the white coconut studio! Stefano was really kind and helpful! He was still there to organize different things for us (car rental, tour with a catamaran...). In the studio you can find everything you need to have a great time. It was clean and well-resourced. Near the studio you can find a beach bar and you need just 10 minutes to the bus station. From there you can reach Oistins in a view minutes- you can find there everything you need (supermarkets, fish fry...).

Altogether we can recommend the studio!!!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 6, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for the fantastic review Laura! it's really a great pleasure to know that you appreciated our Cottage, White Coconut Studio with all its amenities and the area around. We really hope to see you again in the next future! Kindest regards from the sunny island!!! Stefano & Elisabetta
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5

White Coconut Studio - wonderful !

  • 5 of 5

Firstly, I'd like to say a very big thank you to Stefano and Elisabetta for being such wonderful hosts / landlords! White Coconut Studio is spacious, modern and the use of Wi-Fi was much appreciated. The kitchen area is great (I just love cooking on gas!) with an ample fridge/freezer. I would recommend hiring a car so that not only can you get to explore the rest of beautiful Barbados, you can get to the local supermarket in Oistins and stock up on groceries. There is a large car park opposite the main gate to the apartments so no parking problems whatsoever. The bathroom is very spacious with a large powerful shower, bliss ! The studio itself doesn't overlook the sea, although you only have to step out of the door and walk along the balcony a few feet and there you have a lovely view of the ocean. Literally around the Corner is Surfer's Bay bar and grill, where you will be made to feel very welcome. The food is wonderful, especially the macaroni pie! Catch of the Day is usually out of this world too, the fish is so fresh of course, with Oistins (fishing village) so close by. I would not hesitate in recommending White Coconut Studio, I miss being there so much. Hope to see you again soon Stefano and Elisabetta xx

  • Review Submitted: Jul 9, 2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Gina, We want to thank you for your wonderful review, it's very important for us to know that we are always in the right way with our Cottage, apartments and services! We hope to see you again soon too and we wish you all the best. Stefano and Elisabetta
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5

Peace and Tranquility

  • 5 of 5

We arrived to a clean, cool, beautiful apartment that felt very much like home while we stayed there. It is located moments from stunning secluded white sandy beaches that are picture postcard perfect. The apartment has excellent facilities including a particularly well equipped fully functioning kitchen, which was imported from Italy. The shower is big enough for 2 people, with a powerful source of hot water - in fact the photos on the website don't do it justice.

Stefano and Elisabetta went above and beyond with their help and recommendations from a memorable trip snorkelling on El Tigre with turtles and through shipwrecks, to booking a gastronomic romantic meal on our last night at a restaurant called Champers.

There are cameras around the property, making you feel safe and secure, in an area that although lovely, is quite remote. There is a fantastic relaxed bar on the same street, where you will be greeted by an English owner, great food and live music - thankfully Stefano pointed us in the direction on our first night and in our 3 week stay we became regular visitors.

For the surfer in you (kite, board or wind) there is a beach up the road run by Brian Talma who runs a school for all types of surfing, however, if you want somewhere less busy that is even closer to Blue Ocean Cottage, the beach in front of the closed down Silver Sands Hotel, is quiet and perfect for a more experienced surfer or in my case sunbather. Beware though, there are no sun loungers, parasols or drinks waiters, but there are also no throngs of tourists, so it feels like your own personal beach, which is a pleasure.

From a transport perspective Stefano and Elisabetta recommended a charming cab driver called Rodney, but if you want to take the number 11 minibus it's 5 minutes walk away and goes all the way to Bridgetown - the 11 is definitely an experience not to be missed!

Blue Ocean Cottage is the place to stay if you want a warm friendly home from home, with peace and quiet. If you're looking for party central stay in St Lawrence Gap; this is the place to come to, for anyone that wants to unwind, spend time on untouched beaches and enjoy peace, quiet and tranquility.

We've been back a month, it feels like a lifetime ago and we both desperately miss it. Enjoy your time there, those moments are precious and will stay with you forever.

Thank you Stefano and Elisabetta for an amazing holiday you are lovely people and fantastic hosts.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 7, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

From the Owner

If you love the wood, something unique, special, charming, in a particular quite area... this is the right property to be! Because this is the only Cottage of the entire area, made by a French architect with a Bajan engineer with a unique style; it's managed by italian people with an experience of more than 20 years in the tourism industry. The Blue Ocean Cottage has mosquito-nets in all the apartments and most of the furnitures are italian; some apartments and studios have also the air conditioning with independent splits. There is a big parking space in front of the property; The Cottage is very very clean (it's a must for us) fully equipped and the ocean sound is sweet and not so strong as it is in properties which are to close to the sea. It's an absolute secure place, all fenced-in with security cameras and the owners live inside the property

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Grantley Adams International Airport at 7 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : Surfer's Bay Bar & Restaurant at 80 Metres Nearest Ferry : Bridgetown Port at 15 Kilometres Nearest Golf : Approximately at 5 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : Nearest mini market at 400 Metres Nearest Restaurant : Surfer's Bay Bar & Restaurant at 80 Metres Nearest Ski : Bus Stop at 300 Metres Nearest Beach : Rescue Beach at 170 Metres Car: recommended

Blue Ocean Cottage is located Ocean-front 70 meters far from the water, near 2 great beaches: Silver Sands and Silver Rock made both of a white thin wonderful sand which are considered one of the best locations for windsurfing and kite surfing all over the world.

There are different wind/kite surfing shops and schools in the area, where you can have your private lessons or you can even rent your equipment.

Next Blue Ocean Cottage there is a Bar & Restaurant which is called Surfer's Bay, where you can taste the the local cuisine and drink the excellent local Rum and Beer in a splendid ocean front location! It's 5 Minutes drive from the town of Oistins and the fantastic fish-market where every Friday you can appreciate the fresh fish bajan style cooked.

Other Activities: Windsurf, Kitesurf, Surf, Sup, Snorkeling, boogie boarding, fishing and many others.

Golf: We have several Golf Courses 9/18/36 holes which are considered between the most beautiful in the planet ! 365 days of real games, championship and activities in the windy climate of the Bajan island....

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Middle Season
1 Nov 2016 - 15 Dec 2016
4 night minimum stay
£302
for 4 nights
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£68
 
 
Christmas
16 Dec 2016 - 16 Jan 2017
7 night minimum stay
£643
for 7 nights
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£87
 
 
High Season
17 Jan 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
7 night minimum stay
£643
for 7 nights
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£87
 
 
Low Season
1 Apr 2017 - 23 Jul 2017
4 night minimum stay
£270
for 4 nights
From
£60
 
 
Crop Over
24 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
4 night minimum stay
£270
for 4 nights
From
£60
 
 
Autumn
1 Sep 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£199
for 3 nights
From
£56
 
 
Middle Season
1 Nov 2017 - 15 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
£302
for 4 nights
From
£68
 
 
Christmas
16 Dec 2017 - 16 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£755
for 7 nights
From
£103
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £159
Final Cleaning £32

Final cleaning obligatory is 40 USD. Extra cleaning 35 USD each including linen & towels. Extra person supplement over the 2 is 20 USD per night in all seasons. Due to the high cost of energy on the island Air Conditioned is available in the bedroom with an independent split, at 10 USD supplement per night (max 12 hours) or 20 USD (24 hours) and you can decide to take it also on the spot.

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Facilities

From the Owner

Breeze place, very close to the ocean (70 meters), with a close bar and restaurant, bus stop and little grocery. Unique white thin sandy beaches around (Silver Sands, Rescue Beach, Silver Rock), no traffic at all, not too many constructions around. It's still a wild spot and place where you can even admire monkeys, parrots, hamming birds, whales and turtles.

Property Type

  • apartment

Theme

  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mosquito Magnet
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Safe
  • Security System
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • CD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Stereo

Pool / Spa

  • Sauna

Onsite Services

  • Car Optional
  • Chauffeur
  • Massage
  • Staff

Suitability

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed

Location Type

  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • rural
  • village
  • waterfront

Attractions

  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • reefs
  • restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Floor Area

  • 35 m²

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, Outdoor Shower
  • The bathroom is spacious and has a huge shower of 130x100 cm., scales, the toilet, a white furniture with mirrors and towels are provided. There is a condominium washing machine at the ground floor which can be used at a supplement of 5 USD each laundry.

Bedrooms

  • Studio, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed, 1 Cot
  • The bedroom has a queen double-bed with orthopedic net and mattress, safe, ceiling fan, double glass windows and mosquito-nets. The bed linen are provided. Extra person supplement over the 2 is 20 USD per night. Inside all the Apartments is not aloud to smoke which is possible outside in the Patio, in the deck, in the Verandah or in the garden.

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck Chairs
  • Boat
  • Gated Community
  • Golf
  • Garden
  • Patio
  • Sailboat
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Wood Decking
  • 3 garden chairs

Meals

  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website

Notes:

  • We are located 220 meters far from Silver Sands beach and 520 meters from Silver Rock/Point beach. The Rescue beach is 180 meters far from us and we are also 70 meters from Surfer's Bay, which is Bar and Restaurant) and also 70 meters far from the sea water. We are 10 minutes far by car from Oistins (where there are the famous Fish Market, shops, markets, banks etc.) and 15 from San Lawrence Gap where the great night life is, with also good restaurants, bars and shops. We have the nearest bus-stop 200 metres far from the apartments and a 24 hours/day taxi service. There are also 2 small shops/groceries just few minutes by walk. The Airport is just 10 minutes far from us by car. We can reserve also a transfer from the airport (the cost is 15 USD per 1/3 people) and car rentals too. We have also a big range of windsurf equipment to rent, kite surf, Sup and surf boards.

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