Villa Dix, Antigua Village
Villa | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 6
25 metres from the white sands of Dickenson Bay our villa is part of the unique concept that is Antigua Village.In cooperation with other owners we are able to provide facilities expected of a luxury resort whilst still maintaining our villa's individuality. Set in lush tropical gardens with a magnificent pool the 'Village' has 24 hour security, a daily maid service,private beachside relaxing areas,temporary golf membership,shop,laundry,two beachside restaurants adjacent to the property and guest service personnel able to arrange whatsoever you may need.
The huge master bedroom,with bath/shower room adjacent,overlooks the pool and gardens whilst the lower floor,with two sofa beds, has balconies leading off either side catching the pleasant Tradewind breezes.A second bathroom,with walk-in shower, on the ground floor is ideally placed to rinse off salt water and sand on your return from the beach. Air conditioners and overhead fans ensure a comfortable temperature throughout the villa should the tradewinds die down.The open plan living/dining/kitchen area has full amenities including cable TV, DVD and CD players,internet connection and a barbeque for alfresco dining.
Dickenson Bay is listed as one of the 10 best beaches in the world and whilst to the right of the property there is provision for all forms of water sports, local beach bars and quality restaurants, to the left is a long stretch of powder white sand where the only footprints visible are likely to be your own.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Dickenson Bay.|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: V.C.Bird International. 10 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player, Staffed property, Sea view|
|General||Air conditioning, TV, Video player, CD player, Telephone, Safe, Satellite TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 2 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||2 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
*cots.children's beds available on request.
*ladies and gentlemen's golf clubs available on request.
*office facilities(photo copying,fax etc) available in Reception.
*the beach towels provided can be exchanged as often as needed.
*maintenance men are available throughout the day and evening to deal with any problems.
*food processor and filter coffee machine provided
*32" Sony Bravia TV has HDMI connections.
|Further details outdoors|
*sun loungers are provided around the pool and under the thatched rondavels at beachside.
*a pool party is provided each Monday evening with complimentary rum punch and nibbles.
*special rates have been negotiated with local operators such as Captain Nash(yacht charters) and Miguel(excursions to Prickly Pear Island).
*temporary membership of the nearby Halcyon Cove Tennis Club can be arranged.
*Our Guest Services team is on hand to offer advice and arrange tours,.excursions and restaurant bookings.
*On arrival you will be given a voucher for a free rum punch at the Coconut Grove bar and restaurant.
The Antigua region
Antigua is a tropical paradise famous for it's 365 white sand beaches.The warm Caribbean sea is perfect for swimming,sailing,snorkelling,diving and all manner of water sports.
The island's fascinating history can be gleaned from visiting both the museum in the capital St John's and English Harbour where Nelson's Dockyard brings the English Admiral's connection with the island to life.
Other places of interest include Betty's Hope sugar mill,Devils Bridge,the rain forest excursion on Fig Tree Drive,the duty-free areas at Heritage and Redcliffe Quays in St John's and of course the Sir Vivian Richards cricket stadium.The sister island of Barbuda,where the largest colony of Frigate birds in the Caribbean have their nests, can be visited on a day excursion
If you wish to eat out Antigua abounds with all manner of restaurants(local through to International cuisine) especially in the Dickenson Bay area.
Additionally to the shop on site there is a well stocked supermarket within a 3 minute drive and the colourful capital,St John's,is a 10 minute drive from the villa.
Major festivals are Carnival in August and Antigua Sailing Week in April.
Restaurants,bars and all manner of water sports are on hand at Dickenson Bay. As the beach faces west you can sit beneath your own rondavel,rum punch in hand and watch as a huge yellow sun sinks into the blue Caribbean and just possibly witness the elusive,legendary 'green flash'.
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8 May 2014
"Perfect place to relax and chill."
What a great place. We've travelled extensively with our children since they were babies, (now 16 and 14) and we've seen some beautiful beaches, and Dickenson Bay is one of the best. The com… More
7 Jan 2014
"Wonderful Time! Great Value!"
We loved our stay at Villa Dix and on Antigua! The location is ideal: on the beach; near the city; and near restaurants and shopping. We were there for Christmas week. Lots of people, but we never… More
3 Jan 2014
The villa is very well equipped - comfortable beds just a seconds walk to one of the best beaches in the world - there are lots of great restaurants along the beach - water skiing - jet skiing all ava… More
28 Oct 2013
"Roomy and Bright"
Villa Dix is roomy and the accommodations are bright. The bed is comfortable and the first floor bathroom is great. We enjoyed using the gas fired barbecue on the patio facing the parking lot. Ther… More
23 Nov 2012
"relaxing and fun"
stayed 9 days at villa dix and it was great , the villa is part of antigua village which is a large complex of villas on the beach at dickenson bay . The villa is 3 levels so be careful if the knees o… More
17 Apr 2012
"Amazing Holiday in Antigua"
Our winter escape trip to sunny Antigua exceeded all our expectations. Villa Dix is ideally situated less than two minutes from Dickenson Bay, one of the many wonderful beaches on Antigua. It is set in a beautiful tropical garden, the swimming pool is even closer than the sea. During breakfast on the balcony we looked at coconut palms and banana trees, home to a stunning array of exotic birds. The villa was carefully and reliably serviced on a daily basis. It is a good idea to hire a car for at least part of the holiday in order to explore the island's sights and to visit beaches and restaurants further afield. The weather was perfect - hot and sunny during the day, it often rained during the night keeping everything fresh and the vegetation luscious and green. It was a most relaxing and enjoyable holiday -highly recommended!
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