Beau Rivage Villa Cap Estate, ST LUCIA, St Lucia
- 6 Bedrooms
- 6 Bathrooms
- 2 Acres
- 87120 Sq Ft
- Private Pool
- Fully Furnished
- Pool with Swim up Bar
- Substantial Rental Potential
- Ocean Views }
- Property Lot Size: 87,120 sq ft / 2 Acres
- Bedrooms: 6
- Bathrooms: 6
- Sold Fully Furnished
Beau Rivage Villa located in the peaceful residential area of Cap Estate, in a gently sloping garden overlooking the Caribbean Sea, within walking distance of the beach (a short 400 yards, 5 minute walk to Anse Du Cap beach). Rodney Bay with its bars, restaurants and shops is about 7 minutes away by car.
Spacious open plan living /dining room. Double doors open onto the terrace and beautifully landscaped gardens. Off the room is a small study.
Fully equipped kitchen, with granite work surfaces and breakfast bar. wine chiller, large fridge, two dishwashers, double oven, ceramic hob, built-in microwave. Off the kitchen is a pantry with a deep freeze and a safe.
Laundry room with washing machine & dryer.
Double bedroom. A/C & overhead fan. Ensuite bathroom with bath with overhead shower, w.c. & w.b. Walk-in closet. Double doors onto small terrace.
Guest powder room with w.c. & w.b.
Within the main house at this level are two further double bedrooms, both with A/C & ensuite facilities.
Stairs from the hall lead to the master suite with A/C. Ensuite is a Jacuzzi tub, large walk-in shower, twin w.b.'s and w.c.Spacious walk-in closet, with wall safe. Double doors from the bedroom open onto a small balcony with views of the garden & the sea beyond.
Garden Cottage overlooking the pool, Two separate double bedrooms, both with A/C & overhead fans & ensuite facilities.
- Fully equipped gymnasium, with A/C, w.c & w.b
- Private pool with swim up bar with ice maker & sink
- Jacuzzi overlooking the pool
- Housekeepers room with A/C, shower, w.c & w.b
- Private Sale
- Substantial Rental income potential
- Mosquito nets on all windows
- Electronic gate
- Ocean view
- Company sale
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