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Calypso Condo, Luxury on the Water at Gentle Winds

Two story great room with veranda and beach beyond
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Two story great room with veranda and beach beyond
Permanent palapas and lounges await beyond the veranda New 40' TV and Oils by Local Artists
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5.0 of 5 stars
Excellent
46 reviews
Two story great room with veranda and beach beyond
Permanent palapas and lounges await beyond the veranda
New 40' TV and Oils by Local Artists
Newly up-dated salt water swimming pool with small waterfalls and beautiful colored lighting at night
Our new cushions blend beautifully with the lush green beyond.
Entry with original art on walls and bar cart to left
This is our custom mahogany bar built from a tree felled during Hurricane Hugo.
All new kitchen with granite counters hardwood cabinets and with Great Room beyond
Snack Shack Located Between Pool and Water
The nautical themed Upper Master opens to patio and sound of ocean
Sleeper sofa on gallery level next to deck with BBQ
View from deck off upper master bedroom
Ensuite bath off upper master with all new solid wood cabinets and granite counter
Our African/Haitian themed guest room appeals to adults and children alike.
Guest Bedroom with original Haitian wall art
The deck off the gallery has a BBQ and provides an opportunity to show off our new glass sculpture
Upper gallery contains TV/VCR with a library of children's movies and BBQ and patio to the right .
Cocktail hour on the upper master patio privides truly memorable sights.
Gentle Winds Condominum Villas Facing Ocean
New shutters in lower master top off the renovations
Lower master sea side bedroom opening to screened veranda
Sea Side Master Bath
Walk across lawn to the pool and beach
Guest Bath with Granite Counter and New Cabinets
Gentle Winds Rec Room with Library and Game Tables
Tennis Courts at Gentle Winds
Ocean view of Gentle Winds w/ Salt River beyond
Free Putting and Chipping greens
Gentle Winds is on the water and surrounded by rain forest
Showing off Mirror and Plantation Shutters
New Stereo and Bookcase
Parking immediately in front of unit
It's a short drive to Christiansted and its quaint harbor
Children's play area on beach
Recreation building with card tables, library, ping pong
Half court basketball with jungle gym beyond
Pirate ship bow in children's play area
Shuffleboard beside rec room with ping pong indoors and crab race track beyond
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Overview
Condo/Apartment /
3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Christiansted, St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands
Calypso Condo is located at Gentle Winds which has been ranked #1 by TripAdvisor based on travelers' reviews in St. Croix and is located directly on the beach. Honeymooners, couples, and families alike will enjoy the amenities at Calypso Condo, a three bedroom, three bath unit on two levels with two master suites and cathedral ceilings. It is located on the second floor allowing guests to open all the screened floor-to-ceiling windows to capture the Trade Winds blowing through and allowing the sound of the surf to lull you to sleep. Completely renovated in 2012 with new appliances, cabinets, granite counter tops and fixtures, it is in like-new condition and was awarded a Certificate of Excellence for 2012, 2013 and 2014. The private resort has its own white sand beach surrounded by a protecting coral reef providing the perfect env... Read more
About the owner, Barbara F
Languages spoken: English, French, Spanish
Listed since : Oct 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 46 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #FKN2289516 by: FlipKey
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5 of 5 stars Excellent - based on 46 reviews
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RonaFaye
New York
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in January 2016

A perfect place for a family vacation! My husband and I took my son, his wife, and two children (7 & 10) to Gentle Winds, Calypso Condo. The property is very well maintained and has everything one needs for a Caribbean vacation – beach, pool, tennis, golf, and peace and quiet. The condo itself was also very well kept, comfortable,... more

Management response:

The second floor is like a separate suite isn't it? Mom and Pop upstairs and the kids and grand kids down stairs. It was nice having you back and we look forward to seeing you again. more

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buffalo87...
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96 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015 for a stay in December 2015

I stayed Dec 19-26, 2015 at Calypso Condo, located in the Gentle Winds condominium complex just east of the Salt River/bay with 5 other adults/family. It is a 2 story condominium which is truly a beautiful home away from home delivering all that is advertised. We felt we were staying in a close friends home while they were away. Private... more

Management response:

So glad you found it to feel like a home away from home as that is what we are striving for. To hear that it is the best place you have stayed in 40 years of ski and sun vacations really was rewarding. I was hoping that the original art and quality cookware and dishes would make a difference. more

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Traveler1...
Potomac, Maryland
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015 for a stay in October 2015
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person found this review helpful

We greatly enjoyed our Girls Getaway (three sisters and our two young adult daughters) at Barbara's condo. The location is great, the condo is spacious and comfortable, with a well stocked kitchen and comfortable beds, the beach is relatively secluded with wonderful chairs and huts for shade, the pool is large and clean. Barbara is very responsive - checking with... more

Management response:

The location beside the rain forest, the condo, the beach and the pool really are the high lights aren't they? So glad you had a great time and thanks for the restaurant referrals. more

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (16)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (3)
  • Fax
  • Freezer
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Playground
  • Porch
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Shared Tennis Court
  • Shared Yard
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Swingset
  • Telephone
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
Suitability
  • Wheelchair Access:
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  • Elder Access:
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  • Pets Allowed:
    No
  • Smoking Allowed:
    No
  • Suitable for Children:
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Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 5 nights
$235
$1,650
Dec 15, 2015 -
Apr 15, 2016
Peak Season 1-2 guests
5 nights
$350
$2,450
Dec 15, 2016 -
Apr 15, 2017
Peak Season 1-2 guests
5 nights
$350
$2,450
Dec 15, 2017 -
Apr 15, 2018
Peak Season 1-2 persons
5 nights
$350
$2,450
Fees
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
A 50% payment is required to reserve the unit and the final 50% is required 60 days in advance. Security deposit of $500 or Credit Card required. Additional guests are $15 per night per person. Snack Shack is closed Sept/Oct. Weekly cleaning is provided at no extra charge. There is a nominal ($22-$44) cleaning fee for stays of less than one week. Chamber-maid for mid-week cleaning and concierge service to pre-stock unit with food is available at an extra charge. No charge for children sleeping in Pack N Play. 5% discount for two week stay, must mention at time of booking. Contract will be sent after reservation made.
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