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OCEANFRONT CONDO, SERENE, UNCROWDED GENTLE WINDS

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Enjoy this expansive view from kitchen prep counter! See and hear the breakers from almost all rooms
Our huge pool, filtered by mineral salts, not chlorine, in a gorgeous setting
C-1 is an end unit with an extra room, used as a dining area. Makes for an open, expansive feeling.
Garden room/dining area. See and hear the surf while you dine. Step outside onto the patio.
Mirror lets all diners enjoy the sea view. Bookcase holds ass't games and many books about STX
Fully equipped kitchen, looking towards front/entry room.
The other side of the kitchen
King sized master bedroom decorated in soothing shades of blue
Master bedroom opens to gallery. Wall art is original and prints by local artists
Ensuite master bath with tub/shower and divided vanity area.
Landside bedroom w queen bed. Window gives out to landscaped slope and hillside beyond.
Queen sized second bedroom has handy computer desk. Free wi-fi and good connection!
The screened in porch ( gallery) off the living room. Watch the hummingbirds, view the breakers
Enjoy this view while sipping your morning coffee on the gallery!
A lounging corner with vintage map and seashell filled lamp
The front room has a queen pull-out sofa bed for extra guests.
The beautiful wide beach, great swimming and snorkeling. Sea turtles nest at the secluded far ends
Gentle winds, nestled between hills and the sea,  as seen from North Shore Road
Aerial view: 64 units on 66 acres, no crowds, no high-rise
Front of C building w lush landscaping. Park right outside your door!
The community/game room with small library, ping pong table and deck games
Sandy Toes Snack Shack, great hamburgers and pina coladas, etc. Gnash, schmooze, make new friends!
Children's pirate themed play area. There is also a jungle gym and beach toys are available.
The tennis courts, newly resurfaced. Racquets golf clubs, balls, etc. available for free 24-7.
Nearly half mile long royal palm allee, entrance to Gentle Winds
Four hole par three putting green. Bone up for Robert Trent Jones designed course ten minutes away
1 of 26Enjoy this expansive view from kitchen prep counter! See and hear the breakers from almost all rooms
Overview
Condo/Apartment -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Christiansted, St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands
EVERY EIGHTH NIGHT IS FREE!

ABOUT GENTLE WINDS...... (FOR DETAILS OF CONDO UNIT C-1 SCROLL DOWN OR CLICK 'MORE')
Gentle Winds has a beautiful, virtually private beach, a huge salt water pool (no chlorine), tennis courts, a four-hole golf practice green, club/party house and game room, basketball court, 'Pirates' Cove' play area for children, numerous tiki huts with lounge chairs, and a beach bar, (in season), for food, drinks, and socializing. Sporting equipment like tennis racquets, golf clubs, soccer and basketballs are available to borrow for free 24-7.
Gentle Winds is centrally situated on St Croix's mostly undeveloped North Shore, nestled between the sea, scenic mountains and the Salt River National Park and Ecological Preserve, site of Christopher Columbus' second voyage landing.

Gentle Winds has only...
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Listing #FKN2302605
About the Owner
Maresa F
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
The housekeeper/manager. Hyacinth, is available on short notice and the owners, Robert and Maresa are always happy to answer questions.
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Reviewed May 10, 2017

We loved our trip to St. Croix and staying at Gentle Winds was a big part of it. The property is just beautiful. We loved the pool and the beach. Hearing the ocean 24/7 was awesome. The location is perfect, 35 min or less to...More

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persnickitytoo, VR Owner at OCEANFRONT CONDO, SERENE, UNCROWDED GENTLE WINDS, responded to this reviewResponded May 13, 2017

We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay at C-1. Thank you for talking the time to write a nice review.. Just to clarify for visitors who need to plan -- frederiksted at the west end of the island is usually less than a 30...More

Reviewed February 16, 2017

Light, clean and spacious flat with good beds, fully equipped kitchen, cozy lighting and all the local literature one could wish - just bring your own cutting knives. AC noise in living area considerable - relevant only when sleeping 5+ persons Wonderful private garden, beach...More

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persnickitytoo, VR Owner at OCEANFRONT CONDO, SERENE, UNCROWDED GENTLE WINDS, responded to this reviewResponded May 13, 2017

thank you for a thoughtful and thorough review. Here is an update and clarification: C-1 is furnished with a full set of quality cooking equipment including a new set of knives, small appliances Including both hand and stand mixers, crock pot, food processors, and of...More

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Reviewed January 1, 2017

This Condo is on the northshore right next to the Salt River. We found the size of the unit perfect for teenage boy and 22 year daughter, each had their own space. Grounds were perfect, you can see the ocean and hear the waves crashing...More

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Playground
  • Porch
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Shared Tennis Court
  • Shared Yard
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Bathrooms
    2 Full baths
Bedrooms
    1 Sofa
    1 King
    1 Queen
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
Default 5 nights
$190
$190
$1,299
$4,800
Dec 15, 2018 -
Apr 30, 2019
High Season 2019
5 nights
$350
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$2,450
$9,000
Fees
  • Damage Deposit: $100 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighborhood
Gentle Winds' 66 acres are located on St Croix's unspoiled north shore nestled between the sea, scenic hills and the Salt River National Park and Ecological Preserve. An allee of royal palms almost half a mile long marks the entrance. There are great expanses of lawn and tropical trees and blooming shrubs creating a sense of peace and seclusion. Yet, Gentle Winds is centrally located and no more than ten to twenty-five minutes away from all major attractions. There are several excellent restaurants nearby, including one at the picturesque nearby marina. Salt River Marina is also the starting point for diving excursions to the famous 'wall' for the glass bottomed kayak tours to bioluminescent waters, for sailing, fishing and scenic walks.
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Getting around
Most guests prefer to rent a car and tour the island at whim. It is possible to get along without a car, however, by stocking up on groceries when you arrive and arranging for personal service from one of the many local taxi services. The drivers are easily identifiable at their station near baggage claim at the airport. Rates to hotels and vacation rentals are standardized. Personal service is negotiable.
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: About 8: 8.1 mi
There are regularly scheduled flights. Many direct flights from the continental US through Miami, Charlotte. Washington D.C., Atlanta and others through Puerto Rico. From St Thomas, there is a sea plane with several flights per day.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.0 mi.
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