Whether looking for a jungle retreat in the U.S. Virgin Islands or a luxury golfer’s paradise in the Bahamas, discerning travelers can choose from a dazzling array of upscale Caribbean vacation rentals. Let’s take a tour of some of the most stunning luxury villas in the Caribbean. The pristine beaches of the islands await you in these and more incredible, luxury villas in the Caribbean.
1. Whitegates, The Garden, Barbados
This lush paradise abode at The Garden enchants visitors with warm feelings of nostalgia and island romance. The pristine, white-sand beach just below the villa makes a perfect spot for a day of swimming or snorkeling. Villa guests can admire panoramic views of the ocean from the beautiful kidney-shaped pool. A five-minute drive takes athletic visitors to an excellent golf course, a fully-equipped fitness club and regulation tennis courts.
2. Little Waters on the Cliff, Negril, Jamaica
Visitors to Jamaica can feel like royalty at this enchanting cliffside villa in legendary Negril. Guests at this Caribbean villa can take a short dive off of the cliff right into the turquoise water below. Visiting couples can admire the sunset from the cliffside terrace followed by a romantic, candlelight dinner expertly prepared by the attentive villa staff.
3. Hakuna Matata, St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands
Named after the Swahili term meaning “no worries,” this luxury villa in St. John offers guests the perfect retreat from the outside world. A truly impressive heated pool and a private waterfall are among the many amenities of this charming Caribbean villa. Situated above Cinnamon Bay, this stunning property is surrounded by the tropical forest of the Virgin Islands National Park.
4. The View, Colombier, Saint Barthélemy
This luxury villa in Colombier offers guests some of the most awe-inspiring views of St. Bart’s Island. Visitors can lounge in the infinity-edge pool and watch the ships go by at Gustavia Harbor. The panoramic view is ideal for enjoying a sunset meal. A quick drive takes guests to the island’s capital where world-class spas, restaurants and boutiques await. Equally close, Flamands Beach beckons visitors with its calm waters which are perfect for a day of swimming or snorkeling.
5. Santosha, Crocus Hill, Anguilla
Tennis players will love this incredible beachfront estate in Crocus Hill. With its breath-taking views over Long Bay, Santosha exemplifies the ultimate luxury experience for an extended family or a large group of friends. This stunning estate boasts three independent villas equipped with its own tennis court, private hot tub, and heated pool. The estate’s friendly staff attend to visitor’s every need. Guests needn’t lift a finger as they relax in beachside loungers with wifi and a professional sound system.
6. Coral Pavillion, Grace Bay, Turks and Caicos Islands
The best of island life awaits guests at this elegant luxury villa situated right on the beach at Grace Bay. With architecture inspired by the Great Houses of Barbados, visitors can feel like British royalty while lounging by the crystal blue waters. Art lovers will delight in the architectural details that are inspired by the famous architect, Oliver Messel who created designs for the British ballet and the Royal family. The in-house staff will provide all that guests could require for a relaxing stay in this stunning luxury villa.
7. Villa Paradiso, Nassau, Bahamas
This expertly-located luxury villa offers guests an amazingly ample range of nearby activities. Visitors can explore the numerous nearby beaches or stay right at home and lounge in the salt-water pool or the villa’s own private beach. Golfers won’t be disappointed with the state-of-the-art facilities located just minutes away from the villa. A water park, a casino and numerous restaurants are all within a short walk or drive from the villa. This luxury retreat also offers guests shared access to a private dock, and a boat with a friendly captain is at your disposal. Visitors can charter a ten-minute boat ride to the capital of Nassau for a day of cultural excursions or a night out on the town.