Caribbean villas

Mark and David's verdict
A Caribbean villa holiday has little to do with self-catering. Even the smallest properties have a daily maid who may also do your cooking, while larger houses come with a full brigade of staff to shop, cook, launder and even fix your favourite cocktail. It makes the holiday surprisingly affordable, especially if you avoid the peak season.

Recommended tour operator: CV Villas

CV Villas says

Our portfolio of stylish Caribbean villas includes beachfront cottages, romantic hideaways and elegant private estates to suit couples, groups of friends and families alike. Many of our properties are bang on the beach with a private pool, and air-conditioning included in the price.

  • Air-conditioned villas
  • Beach locations
  • Private pools

We have villas that sleep from 2 up to 20 in Antigua, Barbados and Grenada – all with direct flights from the UK. Or you can take a short hop from Barbados or Antigua to reach one of the smaller islands such as Bequia or Mustique in St Vincent & the Grenadines or Nevis (also accessible by boat from St Kitts).

If you wish, you can head off to the market to buy freshly-caught snapper, local lobster and tropical fruits. However, at most of our villas a private cook is included, so all you need to do is pull your lounger next to the pool, take a sip of your rum punch and decide what you fancy for dinner.

Smugglers Nest and La Bagatelle in St Lucia are two of our most popular and romantic houses, ideal for honeymoons. Both have beautiful open plan interiors, private pools and a housekeeper to clean and prepare meals.

Java Bay, sleeping up to 10, is one of the most stylish villas on the exclusive west coast of Barbados. This contemporary Balinese-styled home features a 15m infinity pool, 180 degree views, wifi, private courtyard with a daybed and outdoor spa bath and cinema room.

Spice of Life in Grenada is a really well-priced villa with a private pool, sleeping up to 6. It enjoys a lovely setting overlooking Mount Hartman Bay, less 15 minutes’ from a lovely sandy beach. St Georges and a terrific golf course are just 15 minutes’ drive away.

See more about CV Travel’s collection of luxury Caribbean villas.

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