Villa Melissa is a perfect family villa in Barbados, offering 5 bedrooms - with 3 bedrooms in the main house and a 2 bedroom cottage. “The Times” UK listed Villa Melissa as one of the top 30 Caribbean Villas.
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At Villa Melissa, the newly constructed swimming pool sits in the middle of picturesque and spacious gardens and is particularly suited for families. It is divided into two areas by stepping stones creating a 3 ft. shallow end ideal for children with comfortable seating close by so they can be watched from the waters edge.
On the other side of the stepping stone is a deeper swimming area, 4.6 “ deep throughout for those who want to do lengths.
For further guest enjoyment, the new bar has a great, relaxed, beach bar feel with driftwood timbers and 6 bar stools - perfect for pre-dinner cocktails or a nightcap.
This 5 bedroom villa in Barbados sits within enclosed gardens and can be rented either as a 5 bedroom villa, a 4 bedroom (using just one of the cottage bedrooms) or as a 3 bedroom villa using the main house only. There are also 3 excellent staff who will take care of you- Reco who is the Butler, Patsy the Cook and Grace the delightful Housekeeper!
The West Coast beach is a few minutes walk along a pathway running next to the grounds.Villa Melissa is only a few minutes walk from the beach along a private road/pathway that runs just outside the grounds. Reco delivers sun loungers and coolers to the beach as needed and keeps in touch with clients by walkie talkie when further services are required. Enjoy beach life but escape to the house as and when you feel like it.
Barbados is a fabulous holiday destination at any time of the year, with many white sandy beaches fringed by the warm Caribbean Sea. Barbados has some of the friendliest Caribbean people you'll ever meet. Located on the popular West Coast in the parish of St James, Villa Melissa is just a short drive to Holetown with its selection of shops, restaurants and bars or if you like a stroll on the beach, close by are the luxury Barbados hotel resorts such as Coral Reef Club, Colony Club, Royal Pavilion and Glitter Bay.
As with many Caribbean Villas, holiday life is centred around outdoor living and soaking up the Caribbean atmosphere and the hospitality of the Caribbean Villa staff. Villa Melissa is no exception and the staff includes the efficient butler Reco, whose focus is making sure guests have a relaxing time and the warm hearted cook Patsy, who will prepare some mouth watering meals.
All of the five bedrooms have en-suite bathrooms, air conditioning, ceiling fans and a combination of King, Queen and twin beds to suit most requirements. The cottage is completely built of old coral stone and has 2 bedrooms with bathrooms, a kitchen and 2 patios - an ideal arrangement for two families or groups of friends. Being private and having a fabulous west coast location with the beach, restaurants and nightlife allows guests to get away from it all. Villa Melissa Barbados also benefits from wireless internet for those bringing their own laptops and wishing to keep in touch.
The recently added fully air-conditioned Media room offers a flat screen television for a film or music when escaping the sun.