Description of Windswept Hideaway:
Guests spend most of their time on the verandah. There are plenty of chairs to relax in as you take in the breathtaking view of Spring Bay. There's always a gentle breeze too (hence the name "Eastwinds".) In the evening, the planetarium is open! The sky is packed with stars. The verandah is the perfect spot to kick back and cool out. The swimming pool is an added bonus at the villa. Unlike other pools on Bequia, this pool is large enough to swim in. It also has an ocean view. It's a great place to unwind after a day at the beach..: Special touches have been given to the bedrooms for a warm romantic feel. The master bedroom features an antique four poster king size bed. It opens onto the verandah creating a spectacular view of the ocean from the bed. The other bedrooms have twin beds that can be joined together to form a king size bed. All the bedrooms offer ocean views, ceiling fans, mosquito nets, 100% cotton bed linens and private baths..Large French doors off the living room open onto a wrap around verandah. Casual furnishings line the verandah. It's a great place to read, play chess, watch a movie, or listen to music..The dining room boasts a handmade wood table that seats six. This room also opens onto a verandah with additional seating.
Windswept Hideaway Amenities:
The villa comes with casual all cotton furniture and all modern amenities. There's a Sony 27" flat screen TV, a DVD player, a VCR, a Bose home theater system with a six CD changer, a fax machine, microwave, and all top kitchen appliances. The villa sleeps ten comfortably..There is also a lovely separate apartment at Eastwinds just off the swimming pool. It has a master bedroom with a sitting room, bathroom, kitchen, and living room with a double daybed. Four people can stay here comfortably. A natural stone terrace surrounds the apartment.
How to get there: From Europe fly to Barbados and then fly on Mustique airways to Bequia.
From the states fly American to Barbados and then Mustique Air to Bequia or fly American to Peurto Rico then American Eagle to St. Vincent and then either a one hour ferry ride to Bequia or fly Mustique Air (5 minutes) to Bequia ..
Bequia: Located between St. Vincent and Grenada, visitors come to Bequia to get away from it all. Its small size, only seven square miles, has preserved the island's unspoiled simple lifestyle. The island is known as one of the most picturesque of the Caribbean Islands. Visitors can enjoy the delights of the white sand beaches as well as swimming, snorkeling, and excellent diving. It's particularly suited for beginning windsurfers. With some of the best cruising in the world, yachts of every shape and size can be viewed in the magnificent harbor, many of which are available for charter. Mustique Island can be reached by boat for a wonderful day trip or can be reached on a 5 minute Mustique Air flight. The locally-designed Bequia Boat is world renown. Tourism is now the main staple of the economy. Bequia is the perfect island to relax and enjoy the rich tranquility of the Caribbean.
The island boasts five major beaches and numerous sandy stretches idyllic for swimming, snorkling, exploring and just plain basking in the sun.
There's sailboarding for beginners, experts, and everyone in between. Or you can try your hand at sailing. Hire a Sunfish for an hour or experience life on a schooner for a day or two. Scuba divers will enjoy exploring the magnificent underwater environment around Bequia.
Landlubbers take heart. Bequia offers a wealth of scenic roads and paths for walking, hiking and jogging. Tennis courts are abundant. And there's always a game of soccer, volleyball or a cricket going on somewhere
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