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Escape to pure luxury on this huge 4.5-acre estate that is just minutes from beaches, restaurants, and shops! Chateau Margot is private, spacious, and luxurious. The property is made up of a main house, guest house, and a cottage, and offers a total of 6 bedrooms. Within every area you'll find luxurious fittings, comfortable furnishings, and plenty of places to be quiet and relax. Outside there is a large pool and several decks and terraces for taking in the water and island views.

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Chateau Margot villa is a wonderful gated estate situated on 4-1/2 acres on the hillside of Bordeaux Mountain. Located 1,000 feet above the town of Coral Bay with great views of Tortola, Norman Island, Virgin Gorda, and several other British Virgin Islands along the Sir Francis Drake Channel, this estate is ideal for one, two, or three families.

This spacious estate consists of 3 masonry buildings connected by wooden walkways and stone paths. The interior living space is 6,165 square feet and the exterior decking is 2,300 square feet, for a total of 8,465 sq.ft. The main level of the 3-story Great House contains the living, dining, and kitchen areas. The master bedroom/bath and 2 guest bedrooms with shared bath are on the upper level. Overlooking the main house is a detached guesthouse with a 1-bedroom, 1 bath suite, while a 2-story guesthouse with 2 bedrooms/2baths is beside the main house.

Take a dip in the 14' X 28' infinity edge pool - 4' deep in the shallow end with stairs for entry into the depths of 13'. A solar blanket is available for keeping the temperature mild. The tiled sun deck is equipped with 6 chaise lounges and chairs placed around stone-top tables. Please note that for toddlers, a mesh barrier around the pool area can be installed for your family by advance request, as well as safety netting for deck/balcony railings. There is a $150 fee for installation.

The Great Room features two oversized sofas, as well as two large chairs for additional seating. This is the perfect spot to relax and enjoy the great down-island view or watch some TV on the 36" big screen. The entertainment center is complete with remote control, BOSE Wave Stereo, CD/cassette player, and DVD. A video and CD collection is included for your enjoyment, along with several board games and binoculars.

Two walls of 8-foot screened sliding glass doors afford excellent views and open from the living room to the sun deck and pool. Step through these doors to pass a small stone lily pond that leads to the office which includes a late model Dell computer with internet access, printer, copier, scanner, phone, fax and lots of desk space for the guest who just can't leave the office behind. Wireless internet is also available. Adjacent is a half bath which houses the washer and 2 dryers.

A 14-person dining table sits in front of a floor-to-ceiling native stone wall. The modern kitchen is well- equipped for preparing meals for large or small groups.

The screened garden dining area has great views of two forested mountains reaching down to the sea. The garden entrance opens into the spacious master bath. An alcove with picture window offers views to the lily pond and the Guest House and contains a Jacuzzi tub and separate vanity area. You'll also find an archway that leads into the two-person semi-circular shower. From the bath, pass through two large arched dark-wood slatted doors into a hall that opens into the Master bedroom.

Each side of the hall has its own large walk-in closet. The bedroom contains a comfortable four-poster king-sized bed and sliding glass doors that open to a large deck with a great view.

As with all bedrooms on the estate, there is a ceiling fan and A/C with remote control.

The Pineapple and Parrot rooms both share one connecting bathroom. The bathroom's full tub/shower is set under a picture window overlooking the eastward view. Each bedroom contains a queen-sized bed, ceiling fan, A/C and telephone. The 8' sliding glass doors in the Pineapple Room open to the adjoining deck of the Master bedroom. The Parrot Room's sliding glass doors open out to a large westward facing deck with tables and chairs for afternoon sun tanning and evening stargazing.

The two-level Guest House sits angled to the side of the Great House. Situated on the hillside, it is shady and quiet. Sliding glass doors open up into the Bamboo Suite. This bed/bath suite has a queen-sized bed, bamboo wood furniture, and shades. There is a ceiling fan, A/C, telephone, 14-inch cable TV/VCR, a stereo CD player, and large walk-in closet. The bathroom has a spacious U-shaped tiled shower with windows looking out over the forest.

The upper story of the Guest House, which sits beside a koi pond, is accessed from a stone path leading from the main house's central entrance or from side steps near the lower Guest House bedroom. Here, the Orchid Suite contains a four-poster queen-sized bed, A/C, ceiling fan, cable TV/VCR/DVD, and telephone. An attached bathroom has a tiled vanity and a large U-shaped tiled shower with windows similar to the one downstairs.

Enter the cottage and find yourself in a great private retreat. A bedroom/bathroom/kitchenette suite all in one, it becomes the perfect getaway. A couple with a young baby or an older couple preferring a quiet space away from the action of the main house will appreciate this spot. Inside,there is a comfortable four-poster king-sized bed, a 19-inch cable TV/VCR, and two cushioned armchairs inside the sleeping area. The kitchenette has what you need to prepare snacks and light meals, along with a small dining table. The attached bathroom contains a shower with full tub. Outside, on the tiled porch, there are two wicker chairs and a small love seat.

St. John has much to offer such as beautiful beaches, clear ocean water, world class dining, shopping, historic ruins, and rugged trails for exploring. Yet, when your day is done, Estate Chateau Margot offers a quiet retreat.

The expansive gardens contain an abundance of fruit trees consisting of orange, grapefruit, lemons, key lime, avocado, mango, papaya, pomegranate, star fruit, guava, bananas, plantains, and passion fruit - all available for the picking when in season.

It is a 7-mile drive into Cruz Bay on paved roads on either Centerline Road, which runs through the mountains, or along the scenic canopied coast of the north shore road. The National Park Beaches Maho and Francis Bay are just a short 5-7 minutes' drive. In 10 minutes, you can enter the small town of Coral Bay where you can dine at one of several restaurants or pick up groceries for dining in. The acclaimed Chateaux Bordeaux Restaurant is within a 10-minute walk from the estate on a paved road.

Additional Amenities:

Wireless DSL, pack and play crib, hair dryers in all baths, 1 washer and 2 dryers

Wedding Policy:

The fee is $1,000 for up to 40 guests for a one day function. This fee is in addition to the maximum occupancy rate for the week plus a $1,000 refundable damage deposit.

Call For Special Pricing during the Presidents Week, Easter, Spring Break, Independence Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas/New Year and Holiday Seasons.