Villa Ariana is an Italian designed four bedroom villa nestled in lush greenery close to Tortola’s West End but only a few minutes’ walk from a stunning white sand beach.
Villa Ariana is a beautifully appointed, four-bedroom Tuscan-inspired property at Smuggler’s Cove on Tortola. This glorious villa boasts an infinity pool and panoramic views of the ocean and neighbouring islands in the BVI and is close to one of the most idyllic beaches in the British Virgin Islands.
Villa Ariana is perfect for friends and family or just a couple and its distinctive design features high vaulted ceilings and expansive shaded outdoor areas, perfect for relaxing, socialising and al fresco dining at any hour.
The two-storey main house at Villa Ariana offers two bedrooms both with en-suite bathrooms. The king bedroom on the ground floor has direct deck access, walk-in wardrobe and a bathroom with a walk-in shower that includes a space to sit while showering – perfect for guests with limited mobility. On the second floor, there is an even larger bedroom (1 king/2 twins) with a private balcony, walk-in wardrobe, full bathroom with large bathtub and shower and an adjoining alcove that has a single bed and cot. Across the pool is the two storey guest house which has one large bedroom with king bed and full en-suite bathroom, a private balcony and an adjoining small room with one queen bed suitable for two children. The Studio bedroom has a queen bed and an adjoining living room with double sofa bed, writing desk, a powder room, and tucked away outside, an enclosed stone outdoor shower.
The main house and the guest house both have flat screen TVs and there is a collection of books, board games and DVDs for your enjoyment.
All bedrooms at Villa Ariana have air conditioning, ceiling fans and ocean views. There is an iPod docking station in each bedroom and also hairdryers.
Both the main house and guest house at Villa Ariana have large, fully-equipped modern gourmet kitchens with stainless steel appliances and granite worktops.
The infinity pool at Villa Ariana is the perfect place to relax and plenty of comfortable sun beds are provided. There is also a gas barbecue for al fresco dining.
The beach at Smugglers Cove is a few minutes’ walk from Villa Ariana and the snorkelling is excellent.
If you can tear yourself away from Villa Ariana, there are lots of places on Tortola offering excellent dining. Sebastian’s on the Beach has a lovely restaurant overlooking the water, Tropical Fusion which is 5 minutes’ drive from Ariana Villa also has a beachfront location and the food is superb. For that really romantic, gourmet meal, the Sugar Mill at Apple Bay is just a bit further along the road and Bananakeet overlooking Carrot Bay offers stunning panoramic views and fabulous food. You can boogie the night away at Quito’s, Cane Garden Bay and the food is great too. T-shirt and shorts definitely acceptable followed by barefoot dancing! Soper’s Hole is close by and there you can enjoy a humongous burger and fries at Pusser’s.
If you want to see a big sporting event while munching on fried chicken and Johnnie Cake, Captain Mulligans at Nanny Cay is the place to be. The atmosphere there is electric!
If you prefer to stay home but don’t want to cook, a chef can be arranged. He or she will be delighted to come to Villa Ariana and cook for you. You can of course do your own barbecue on your gas grill.
Villa Ariana is conveniently placed for getting around Tortola. The West End ferry dock is less than 10 minutes’ drive where you can jump on the ferry to Jost van Dyke and enjoy lunch at the Soggy Dollar bar followed by afternoon cocktails at Foxy’s.
You can book a day sail from Soper’s Hole at West End and enjoy browsing around the shops or sit lazily with a cold beer and watch the yachts coming and going from the marina.
Cane Garden Bay is the place to go for small boat sailing, paddle boarding and other water sports and you can also visit the Callwood Rum Distillery and be regaled with tales of yore and pirates! Between November and March, the surf is up at Apple Bay which is 5 minutes’ drive from Villa Ariana and it is fun to watch the surfers and boogie boarders providing impromptu and unwitting entertainment. You can of course join in! Surfboards and boogie boards are available to hire.
The Botanical Gardens in Road Town, the capital of the BVI, is definitely worth a visit and this could be followed by an exhilarating trip above the treetops with the Original Virgin Canopy Tour. The views soaring high above Tortola are simply spectacular. Afterwards coffee and homemade cake at the French Deli and Gourmet Shop…..is a must!
The diving around the BVI is incredible and Blue Water Divers is a short drive from Ariana Villa. They will take care of everything for you and you won’t even have to clean your equipment afterwards.
If you would like to visit Virgin Gorda, it’s easy to do this for the day as the ferry dock is a short drive from Ariana Villa.
Nothing is far from Ariana Villa on Tortola. You can even visit Anegada for the day by ferry or a short 12 minute flight.
Call BVI Holidays to arrange your stay at Villa Ariana on Tortola in the beautiful British Virgin Islands – this is as close to perfect as it gets!
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