Two Bedroom, Two Bathroom Upper Apartment, Large Balcony overlooking two tier swimming pool, ideal for al fresco dining with four seat dining table plus two easy chairs.New Clubhouse with infinity pool and jacuzzi,Tennis & gym both available on resort.Short drive to Westcoast beaches, Golf,, Water sports, Diving all available within short distance.Vuemont is a new development consisting of Villas & Apartments looking down to the West Coast, all enjoying a cooling breeze, privacy, safety & wonderful sunsets.Ideal for relaxing, enjoying beaches, touring & exploring the Island.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Port St Charles,Mullins,Speightstown 3 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Bridgetown,Grantley Adams 30 km|
|Family friendly||Suitable for children over 5|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Jacuzzi or hot tub, Internet access, DVD player, Sea view|
|Pool||Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Children's pool|
|General||TV, CD player, Telephone, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 En suites and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (1), Single beds (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Shared garden|
|Access||Secure parking, Lift access, Suitable for people with restricted mobility, Wheelchair users|
|Further details indoors|
Modern fully equipped kitchen, spacious and relaxing lounge, two large bedrooms, one en suite.Twin beds that can join together to make large king size bed.
Extensive Balcony overlooking pools and gardens, very suitable for outdoor dining and chilling.
Ceiling fans in each room and furnished to a high standard.
The apartment benefits from comfortable Caribbean cooling breezes.
|Further details outdoors|
Two tier swimming pool, showering/changing facilities plus sun lounging facilities around pools.
New clubhouse with infinity lapool and jacuzzi enjoying stunning views down to the West coast
Tennis courts and gym available
Apartment has views to west coast from elevated position.
Upper apartment No 259 can be serviced by elevator/stairs
24 hour security service.
Short or long term rentals available.
Flexible changeover days
British sailors who landed on Barbados in the 1620s at the site of present-day Holetown on the west coast found the island uninhabited.As elsewhere in the eastern Caribbean Arawak Indians may have been annihilated by invading Caribs who are believed to have subsequently abandoned the Island.
From the arrival of the first British settlers in 1627-28 until independence in 1966,Barbados was under uninterupted British control.
Nevertheless Barbados always enjoyed a large measure of local autonomy.
Its house of Assembly which began meeting in 1639 is the third oldest legislative body in the Western Hemisphere preceded only by Bermuda's legislature and the Virginia House of Burgesses.
As the sugar industry developed into the main commercial enterprise, Barbados was divided into large plantation estates which replaced the small holdings of the early British settlers.
Some of the displaced farmers relocated to British Colonies in North America.
In order to work the plantations,slaves were brought from Africa ;the slave trade ceased a few years before the abolition of slavery throughout the British Empire in 1834.
The Vuemont development on Mount Brevitor was previously a sugar plantation.
The Island is divided into 11 parishes and the city of Bridgetown for administrative purposes.
There is no local government.
Barbados has a constant temperature range with a welcome cooling breeze.
Speightstown, a few minutes drive away, is a charming, unspoilt town, with a selection of shops and restaurants, a fish market and PADI dive school.
Vuemont, formally named The Lakes, is ideally situated with easy access to both the East and West coasts.
If you are after picture postcard sandy beaches and calm azure sea the West coast offers numerous options which include Port St Charles, Mullins and further south Sandy Lane at Holetown area.
If you prefer your coasts rugged, deserted and windswept, go east for a short drive to the Atlantic coast where dramatic breakers pound the deserted shore around Bathsheba.
There are numerous tourist attractions within easy reach, including St Nicholas Abbey, Barbados Wildlife Reserve, Farley Hill Estate, Butterfly Flower, Harrison Cave.
World class dining is available throughout the Island many good restaurants along the West coast.
There are several golf courses nearby, green fees are expensive.
Racing in Bridgetown, Polo at Apes Hill.