Sea Caye Villa Vigie Beach, St Lucia, St Lucia
- 2 Bedrooms
- 2 Bathrooms
- 0.2 Acres
- 8611 Sq Ft
- Private Pool
- FOR SALE
- Private Pool
- Panoramic Ocean Views
- Fully Furnished Turn Key
- Bay and ocean views }
Sea Caye Villa Vigie Beach Castries, St Lucia
3 Bed 3 Bath 8,611 sq ft Plot 1,800 sq ft Villa
Beautifully finished three bedroom stand alone villa, with infinity pool and great views over Vigie Beach, Castries. The property is very well furnished and is priced for a quick sale, to include all fixtures, fittings and furnishings.A fully Turnkey holiday villa.
Originally known as Ti Caye Villa
Wonderful Living Spaces
The villa is air conditioned and is beautifully decorated with a clean and chic Caribbean flavour. The front door opens onto an open plan kitchen and living room. The modern kitchen is well equipped with a fridge/freezer, dishwasher, electric oven and hob, microwave and a breakfast bar, with granite work surface. The kitchen boasts all modern conveniences, and is a joy to cook in.
The living room, with A/C, opens onto a large covered terrace which gives plenty of natural light. The balcony is ideal for alfresco dining, with wonderful views across Vigie Bay, the Caribbean Sea and in the distance Pigeon Island, and has an unrivalled view of the 2 mile Vigie beach below.
Off the living room is a guest cloakroom with w.c. and w.b. and the two double bedrooms.
Three en suite Bedrooms
The master bedroom has double doors onto a small balcony, looking out over the bay and has both A/C and an overhead fan. It also has a very spacious walk-in closet. Ensuite is the bathroom, with a panoramic window looking out over the bay, with a large bath with overhead shower, w.c. and w.b.
The second double bedroom is fitted with an overhead fan and A/C and has an ensuite bathroom with a walk-in shower, w.c and w.b.
The third room or maid's quarters can serve as accommodation for guests or extended family.
Lower Level & Swimming Pool
Steps from the terrace lead down to a lower terrace where there is an infinity pool enjoying the same views as above. Also at pool level, is a laundry room and a poolside shower room, with w.c. and w.b.
Conveniently Situated Close to Castries
Conveniently situated close the the local airport George F. L. Charles and the capital Castries, equidistant between Rodney Bay, with it bars and restaurants, and the picturesque Marigot Bay.
Buying a property in St.Lucia where there is a tax haven with no VAT, no capital gains tax, no inheritance tax and no estate tax makes a great deal of sense. St.Lucia is one of the worlds top destinations for weddings and honeymoons making a holiday rental property potentially lucrative. St.Lucia has really embraced the worldwide taste for health spas with the first St.Lucia Health & Wellness Retreat, supported by the government and private businesses, being established and opening soon on the island. Being one of the most accessible islands in the region with the lowest crime rate St.Lucias affordable properties offer an ideal opportunity for investment. Comparable in many ways to neighbouring Barbados but with house prices ranging from 40-60% lower this beautiful island should not be overlooked as an investment opportunity.
With a total land area of just 620 sq miles St.Lucia, often called "The Helen of the West Indies" because of its natural beauty, sits in the ocean like a shimmering jewel. Pristine white sandy beaches, tropical forest populated by rainbow-plumed birds and acres of orchards filled with sweet smelling tropical fruits such as mango, papaya and banana are crowned by the islands twin peaks the Gros & Petit Pitons.
How to buy St Lucia property
There are certain rules and regulations you must comply with as a non domicile of St Lucia in order to purchase a St Lucia property. For instance, you will need to apply for an Alien Landholding Licence. Generally the cost of purchasing a property on St Lucia will come out at between 6-8% on top of the purchase price. This will cover stamp duty, the Alien Landholding Licence, Treasury receipt, legal costs and registration fees. If you are taking out a mortgage, lenders tend to charge a set-up fee.
Alien Landholding Licence
Foreigners must apply to the Ministry of Planning for an Alien Landholding Licence which costs EC$1,500, is non-refundable and does not need renewing. The process takes up to 16 weeks as the application is vetted by the Physical Planning Office of the Ministry of Physical Development, Environment & Housing, approved by the Prime Ministers Office and finally by the Office of the Attorney General.
appointed lawyer will make the application for the Alien Landholding
Licence on your behalf. Along with your completed application you will
need to provide the lawyer with the following information:
• Certificate of character for each applicant (from your local police station)
• A bank reference
• A copy of your passport data page
Full set of fingerprints (from your local police station)
• 4 passport size pictures of each applicant
• Full details of the proposed property or land purchase (including a survey plan and land register of the property (from the Vendor) and a value assessment of the land or property (although the value assessment may not be necessary
• Receipt proving payment of application fee
• Initial approval from the Development Control Authority (this may not be necessary.
In addition to the application fee for the Alien Landholding Licence, the
following fees are applicable depending on the land area of your
Land Area (in acres)/ Price (in EC$)
Under 1 $5000
1-10 / $10,000
10-20 / $20,000
20-50 / $30,000
50-100 / $40,000
100+ / $50,000