- Type: Luxury Private Villa
- Style: Family / Friends
- Lifestyle: Beach/Waterfront
- Child Policy: Family with Children under 12 allowed
- Summary: An award-winning villa set above a crescent-shaped beach
- Feature: The stunning setting at Bird of Paradise is idyllic
- Rooms: 4 bedrooms sleeping up to 8 guests
- Nearest airport: Clayton J Lloyd International Airport
Location and transfer
10 minutes from Clayton J Lloyd International Airport. Just a short walk from the villa is Sandy Hill Bay, which offers a beach, waters suitable for swimming and snorkelling and a harbour that can accommodate a small sailing yacht. The nearest town - Valley - is approximately ten-minutes drive away.
Complimentary telephone calls to Europe, USA and Canada are included via Net Phone. A mobile phone is provided too for on-island use.
This extremely private and expansive property is set within the lush tropical gardens, dotted with decks with hammocks, Indonesian style day-bed, Asian statues and planters, there's two fresh water pools. The main pool is a meandering lagoon-style pool (3.5ft to 9ft deep) with swim up ledge overlooking the beach and Caribbean Sea. In addition the Master suite has its own private plunge pool.
Other other features include: whirlpools, a shower, a poolside lounge/bar, alfresco dining and living areas, a patio area with chairs, wooden patio furniture and a fireplace. A speedboat and water sports are available, at an additional charge, while the quiet and private Sandy Hill Bay Beach, is just a three minute walk away along a winding path.
A luxurious Caribbean hideaway that is perfect for the entire family, Bird of Paradise houses its very own kids' club (upon request). Supervised by Jill Steinke, a fully-trained teacher with over twenty years professional experience, your little ones can enjoy a variety of activities that perfectly balance fun with learning - including treasure hunts, snorkelling, arts & crafts, and even drama productions. Adults and children alike will love the staggering three swimming pool areas, whilst the in-villa Executive Chef can whip up delicious culinary delights to suit every taste.
A short, scenic walk from the villa, along a pretty path, prepare to be blown away by the powdered sand and crystal-clear waters of Sandy Hill Bay. Soak up the island sunshine, cool off in the turquoise waves, or make the most of the villa's thrilling, complimentary beach toys. Speedboats and water sports are available to charter, allowing you to discover hidden coves and get your adrenaline pumping, whilst snorkelling will unveil a colourful and vibrant underwater kingdom of enchanting marine life.
Bird of Paradise has an in-house Event Planner who will assist you with everything from the wedding license, flowers, cake, music and photography. The chef will work with you to plan an intimate, gourmet dinner or a wedding reception.
Just a short drive from Bird of Paradise stands the world-class CuisinArt Golf Club, a true paradise for lovers of the game. Designed by golfing legend Greg Norman, the 18-hole championship course combines breathtaking views of St. Maarten and the Caribbean Sea with challenging, dramatic holes. CuisinArt also houses a cutting-edge, natural turf practice facility - including a putting green, driving range and practice bunkers - allowing you to sharpen your game before tackling the stunning course.
Spa & Wellness
Truly relax and embrace the laid-back island lifestyle with a luxurious massage beneath the sunshine, from the comfort of your own pool deck. An expert masseuse will ensure that you feel revitalised, refreshed and leave your indulgent treatment feeling better than ever. It can also be arranged for a fully-qualified yoga instructor to visit Bird of Paradise, leading an unforgettable lesson overlooking the shimmering Caribbean Sea.
A tennis academy is available about a fifteen-minute drive away, while Temenos golf course is about a twenty-minute drive away.
The nearest grocery store and restaurant are about a five-minute-drive away.
The concierge team at Elegant Resorts would be delighted to assist with arrangements for your next luxury villa holiday, including pre-booking the services of a private chef, nanny or babysitter, along with equipment such as high chairs, safety gates and cots. We can also arrange car hire (including car seats), plus book spa treatments, tables at local restaurants, tee-off times for guests wishing to play golf and a range of excursions, if required. In addition, our concierge service allows our clients to pre-book food and beverages which will be at the villa for their arrival. Please note that a security deposit will be required upon arrival at the villa.