St. Martin Dove Villa is a six-bedroom, ocean-view villa located in Terres Basses, St. Martin. Recently renovated, this gated, contemporary villa has an incredible open-floor plan, which seamlessly mixes indoor and outdoor living. It overlooks Baie Longue and the Caribbean Sea.
Baie Longue is the longest stretch of beach on St. Martin. It is anchored on one end by Ponite du Canonnier and on the other by Belmond La Samanna Resort. There are interesting rock formations on this quiet and secluded beach. The calm, blue-topaz water of Baie Longue is perfect for snorkeling. There are no vendors on the beach, so make sure you bring supplies with you.
The spectacular feature of St. Martin Dove Villa is the 40-foot infinity pool overlooking Baie Longue. A grand staircase leads you to the shallows of the pool. Flanked on both sides by lounge chairs, the pool also has wide, gradual steps leading to the deep end. You can enjoy a relaxing soak in the water with a tall, cool drink and listen to your iPod. To the left, there is a shaded gazebo with an outdoor dining area. The outdoor lounge and dining area furnishings are by Tribu and Paola Lenti. A twilight dinner on the outdoor BBQ at St. Martin Dove Villa an option.
The open-space, contemporary design of St. Martin Dove Villa starts by crossing over a small bridge and water feature. The stunning, white interiors of the living room and dining room are furnished with designs by Philippe Starck, Manutti and Blanc D’Ivoire. The red vases in the living room make for a dramatic contrast with the ivory colored elephant statues guarding the grand staircase to the pool. The floors are white oak throughout. There is a fan, Wi-Fi, Satellite TV, DVD, iPod dock and a phone.
The European-designed Haker kitchen is adorned with Viking appliances, quartzite work counters and polished concrete flooring. The espresso machine will wake you in the morning, while the built-in wine cooler will help make sunsets a special occasion.
On each end of the main living level are two opulent bedroom suites with king-size, custom-made beds and en-suite bathrooms. There are Blanc D’Ivoire furnishings. Both suites have private balconies overlooking the pool. The en-suite bathrooms are of Victoriana-style and offer Devon & Devon fittings. One bathroom has a tub and a shower. The other has a shower.
The four remaining bedrooms open onto the pool terrace. Two bedrooms have king-size beds. One bedroom has two, full-size beds. One bedroom has three, twin-size beds. All four bedrooms have en-suite designer bathrooms in polished concrete.
The master bedroom has Satellite TV. All bedrooms have TV, DVD, a fan and air-conditioning. All bathrooms have a shower, hairdryer, 110V and air-conditioning.
There is no smoking permitted in the St. Martin Dove Villa. There is an on-site caretaker with a dog. Other off-site staff include a housekeeper, gardener and pool person.
Embrace the luxury of St. Martin at the St. Martin Dove Villa. Enjoy family and friends as you splash in the infinity pool overlooking Baie Longue, then drive a short five-minutes to the beach for a day of snorkeling the aquamarine waters filled with colorful fish. Return for a grand dinner. Either indoors or outdoors. The choices are all so tempting.