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Kismet Villa enjoys 360 degree views from atop Maria's Bluff. Surrounded by twisting columns that spiral up to a tiered, shingle roof, the private swimming pool is surrounded by tall palm trees. Inside, the rich decor makes Kismet Villa great for friends or family to relax and plan each day. Stunning custom woodwork throughout this villa adds to Kismet's privileged aura. A formal dining room is perfect for special meals, or the secluded gazebo is available for one-on-one time. Guests of Kismet can enjoy both sunrise and sunset views, and not only does this exquisite villa work well for groups, it is ideal for events, such as a wedding or reception. With all the modern amenities, the newly wedded couple could easily settle in for an unforgettable honeymoon.
Breathtaking sunset and sunrise views!!
Kismet Villa is located on the summit of Maria's Bluff, offering 360-degree views of sunrises and sunsets, and wide-ranging views of Chocolate Hole, Great Cruz Bay, St. Thomas, and St. Croix beyond.
This spacious and fully-screened home is designed with a Moroccan flair and has been furnished with total comfort in mind. Kismet is built as three fully air-conditioned pavilions - offering five bedrooms/bath suites in two pavilions, and the Great Room with separate living and dining areas, a movie theatre, and a gourmet kitchen in the third pavilion.
The master bedroom pavilion features a sitting room, bedroom, and bath with a steam shower and bathtub. Two bedrooms are situated in Kismet's second poolside pavilion with a few stairs leading down to a second breezy patio set with a Moroccan fountain. Two more bedrooms/bath suites as well as an air-conditioned billiard room with two single daybeds, a wet bar, and a full bath adjoin. All three pavilions open into a tiled courtyard with a pool and hot tub for views of St. Thomas in the distance.
Take a stroll off the courtyard into a garden planted with exotic date palms, royal palms, tropical flowers, and fruits with a small private seating area for quiet moments.
Located above the master bedroom pavilion via a staircase, is the Sun Room offering long-distance views of the pool courtyard and to locations miles beyond through its many open arches. Seating banquettes offer colorful, plush cushions from which to enjoy sunsets and cocktails.
The screening room, perhaps the only one on St. John, features a 50-inch plasma screen, 5.1 Dolby Digital Surround-Sound system, 6 plush reclining theatre seats, laser disc and DVD players, VCR, plus an extensive collection of movies in various formats (over 1500 movies - DVDs are stored in storage player; a voluminous list of films appears on the plasma screen and you can choose your movie with a simple click of the remote).
All of Kismet's bedrooms offer satellite television and internet access, but if you don't bring your laptop, a computer with printer is available in the living room for easy email access.
Kismet comes with everything you need for an ideal St. John vacation, and couples, families, or friends will be very comfortable here at this private luxury villa.
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Kismet's Screening Room has a maximum clarity 65-inch LED-HD screen, 5.1 Dolby Digital Surround Sound system, movies, which are kept up to date via an iPad app. A 32-inch LED flat-screen satellite TV with Blu-ray DVD player in all 5 bedrooms, a 50-inch plasma screen satellite TV with a Blu-ray DVD player + Wii console in billiard room, plus flat-screen satellite TVs in the kitchen, living room and dining room. Kismet also has a 4-zone indoor/outdoor music system with a CD player, iPod docking station and a feed for satellite radio stations, including Sirius, plus AirPlay for wireless play of your personal iTunes library. Kismet also has a CD music collection, books and games; a Dell computer with satellite internet access in living area, wired + wireless broadband internet connection in every bedroom for laptops, a printer, fax machine, and answering machine. A/C throughout this villa. Gourmet kitchen has state-of-the-art appliances including gas cooktop + icemaker. Dry bar in living room; wet bar and dart board in Billiard Room; outdoor gas grill. Master suite's bath has a steam feature in the shower. Each bedroom has a safe for valuables, 2 Kismet bathrobes, 2 pair Kismet slippers, and a hair dryer. Wooden baby crib, portable crib, highchair, stroller and car seat available for small children. Octagonal gazebo with sunset view. Automatic generator; hammock, pool toys, beach chairs + beach bags; dishwasher, 2 laundries, electronic entry gate. Direct connection to Kismet's Estate Managers, and room-to-room connection from each room's telephone system.