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Private two bedroom house with own swimming pool and sea views

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Separate WC's2
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

House in Marigot Bay, St Lucia - The White Turtle, Marigot Bay, St Lucia

The White Turtle is a luxury two bedroom house with private pool located in Marigot Bay, Saint Lucia. It is situated in one of the most beautiful locations of the Caribbean. Tucked away in an exclusive setting in Marigot Bay, it looks out over lush green forest and the bright aqua blue of the Caribbean sea.

The White Turtle is situated in Marigot Bay, the picturesque small inlet famously used as a filming location for the popular childrens film ‘Dr Doolittle’. The house is a 15 minute walk from the main Marigot marina and neighbouring La Bas beach, and only a 5 minute stroll down to the secluded cove of Trou Roland.


Owner
Daniel Rolfe
Member since: 2012
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
15 September, 2017

About Daniel Rolfe

Daniel Rolfe is a London based graphic designer who has recently completed a house build in Marigot Bay, Saint Lucia which is now available for holiday rental.

Daniel Rolfe purchased this villa in 2012

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had such an amazing trip and it was made all the better for having such a lovely house to come home to at the end of the day.

Sophie McCarthy.



A beautiful house in a great location. Sitting on the terrace watching the sunset with a gin and tonic just can’t be beat!

Paul Fuller.



The house has great views of the sea, friendly visiting birds, and the best bit was the pool which the children loved!!!!!!

David and Amanda Walker.



Stunning views, beautiful pool, stylish design and immaculate presentation - The White Turtle has it all.

Sally and Julian Trill.



For more reviews please visit our Trip Advisor page:

http://www.tripadvisor.com/VacationRentalReview-g671541-d3691868-The_White_Turtle_Marigot_Bay-Marigot_Bay_Castries_Quarter_St_Lucia.html#REVIEWS
Oct 2012
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Castries Quarter in Saint Lucia

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • village
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 2 Separate WC's
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Toilet 1 - Toilet
    Toilet 2 - Toilet
  • One main bathroom with bath and separate shower with two additional WCs.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4/6 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: The master bedroom has one American Kingsize bed. The second bedroom can be configured as one king size or two singles, mattresses zip together and have a protector that ensures there isn't a gap. There is an additional sofa bed in the living room. New for 2017: We have just installed AC into both bedrooms.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
Notes:
Outside: There is a 33ft swimming pool with waterfall, pool deck also features a BBQ area, table and chairs which seat six people. Large terraces around the exterior. Utility Room: Washing machine and large laundry sink. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: High quality towels and lining are included. Cleaned on arrival with one additional clean every 3/4 days when linen and towels are replaced.

Reviews

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(14 traveller reviews)

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Private two bedroom house with own swimming pool and sea views
average rating of 4.928571 based on 15 reviews
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Our stay at the White Turtle

  • 5 of 5

Wow, what can you say. My husband and I were in the need of some desperate rest and relaxation. At the White Turtle we truly received what we were looking for. This home is so lovely and peaceful with all the modern comforts. We came from California so to spend time in such a lush environment was fantastic. Blacka and Sabina were a great addition to our stay. If you needed anything they were there, no problem. We highly recommend the White Turtle.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Stunning views in this house

  • 4 of 5

Sabina is a very helpful lady. She has everything ready for you. She greets you upon your arrival and is full of information about what to do and who to contact. The house is very nice and the pool is wonderful to swim in. The outside shower is amazing!!!!

The owner just installed A/C downstairs in the two bedrooms, thank goodness or we would have been miserable. The humidity can be oppressive.

There is a sweet little cat who shares the outdoors with you. All she wants is food and attention, we loved her.

The private beach is not a five minute walk during the raining season, it is slippery and muddy. Better off to drive to it. The Marina is also not a 15 minute walk unless you run in marathons.

We had a great time on our vacation and this house is definitely worth renting. Be sure and bring bug spray as you will need it.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 14, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful and quiet

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at the White Turtle in June 2016 so it was off season for the island. The house was amazing. The pictures don't do justice to the sweeping view and breeze you enjoy sitting on the balcony with quad folding patio doors fully open so the living room connects to the outside living space. We sat on the balcony and enjoyed the sounds of the tree canopy bugs and the waves crashing onto the beach below for hours. The beach is about a 5 min walk away down a steep and slippery trail. No mosquitos during our stay, but plenty of cans of bug spray around if we needed it. No AC in the house, but there's normally a breeze to keep it cool.

As far as the house, it was very clean and well stocked. A cell phone was provided by the house to make local calls and reach Sabina if there are any issues. The kitchen has all the conveniences of home that you'll need and appliances were all in good condition. When we ran out of dish washing soap the one day, a call to Sabina quickly brought more soap. The pool is very nicely kept, private, and relaxing. There is a washer and dryer, but it's pretty tiny so be prepared to do several loads if you are doing a lot of laundry.

Getting to the house was easy. The welcome sheet that Dan provides was spot on. We used one of the car services recommended by Dan and Sabina in the welcome packet and had a little bit of an issue getting our rental car at Hewanorra airport since the rental car isn't located onsite, but the locals at the airport made a couple calls for us and we were on our way. The roads were all fine, but they get fairly small and rough once you get off the main loop and head towards Marigot Bay. We felt very safe in Marigot and at the house. When we arrived at the house we were welcomed by Sabina who was absolutely a gem. She probably visited with us an hour answering all our questions.

Marigot Bay itself is a bit on the pricey side, but we found reasonably priced food and drinks just up the hill on the road into Marigot where more of the locals hang out at. We primarily shopped at the Massey grocery store (formerly Super J) in Marigot and it was almost like shopping at our local Kroger store in the US as far as variety, but the prices are obviously a bit higher since you're on an island. You can buy liquor at Massey, but the rum is alot cheaper at the nearby distillery and they also had cheaper bottles of name brand wines than Massey.

Cannot go wrong with this house!!! Amazing!!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfection!

  • 5 of 5

This was a long overdue and planned for 2nd honeymoon after 27 years. As such expectations were very high and as the time came closer I began to get nervous, how could anything live up to such hype? Delighted to say that our stay at the White Turtle did. Beautifully laid out, magnificent views, wonderful pool. The love and attention to details that Dan took in building is seen everywhere. The thoughtfulness for his guests needs was also apparent. Honestly there was nothing we looked for that we did not find in the villa, extra towels, well equiped kitchen, comfortable beds with excellent linens.

Very happy to recommend the White Turtle.

  • Review Submitted: May 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Perfect and Amazing!

  • 5 of 5

This home is exactly as shown in the pictures. It is a beautiful retreat set in the lush hills of Marigot Bay overlooking the ocean. It was furnished with everything you need and more. The bedrooms are incredible comfortable with balcony views throughout. The pool is wonderful and inviting with an outdoor barbecue where we had Chef Davey cook a fresh fish from Castries. Davey was an outstanding cook who prepared healthy delicious meals including a BBQ on the beach which had amazing snorkeling! I highly recommend Davey if you want a great meal and wonderful company as he can also provide guide service. He took us to the Pitons and Sulphur Springs -- wow, a wonderful day!

Thanks Dan for sharing your home with us!! This has been the best trip ever!

  • Review Submitted: May 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing villa St.. Lucia

  • 5 of 5

Loved the White Turtle. Three of us stayed three nights and would have stayed longer if we had the time! Great open layout with tons of windows, very private. Amazing view, and couldn't get enough of the pool! Everything we needed was available for our use - linens, kitchen supplies, coffee maker, dishwasher, stove/ oven/ microwave, etc. Marigot Bay is a beautiful location, the host provided some really nice suggested activities and we had a wonderful time. I would definitely stay here again, highly recommend.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Car: recommended

Coast/Beach:

Trou Rolland beach is approx 5mins walk away. Marigot Bay marina is a 15min walk away, where you can get the ferry over to La Bas beach.

Travel:

Approx one hours drive from Hewanorra International Airport, and approx 30 min drive from George F.L. Charles Airport in Castries.

Distances:

Trou Roland beach - 5min walk

Marigot Bay Marina (bars, restaurants and beach) - 15 min walk

Cul de Sac (large supermarket) - 15 min drive

Castries - 25 min drive

Rodney Bay - 45min drive

Soufrière and the Pitons - 45min drive

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Castries Quarter, Caribbean

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Summer 2017
1 Jul 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£690
for 3 nights
From
£230
£1,610
 
 
Winter 2017-2018
1 Dec 2017 - 30 Apr 2018
3 night minimum stay
£990
for 3 nights
From
£330
£2,310
 
 
Spring 2018
1 May 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
3 night minimum stay
£870
for 3 nights
From
£290
£2,030
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£690
for 3 nights
From
£230
£2,240
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Please email us or fill out the reservation request on our website. Children over the age of five only.

Notes on prices:
All prices are in US Dollars and are based on two people sharing. There is a small additional charge for larger parties. Prices are subject to an 18% Government Tax.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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