Located high above the powdery, white beaches of Cane Garden Bay and the sparkling, turquoise waters of the Atlantic, Mango Manor offers the ultimate luxury vacation. The epitome of opulence, this magnificent estate provides its guests a true paradisiacal experience. This sprawling manor lies engulfed in a lush, tropical setting, situated on two private acres within one of the most exclusive residential areas in the BVI. Ideally located in the centre of the island, the Estate puts within easy reach both the beaches of the North Shore and Road Town, the BVI’s capital and largest town. Encompassing 12,000 square feet of living space, the two estate houses accommodate up to 10 guests in 5 bedroom suites, each designed for the utmost in comfort, privacy and optimum views. A sweeping, carriage driveway leads to the commandingly beautiful entrance of the house.
Solid mahogany double doors open to reveal the impressive entry, with immediate views of the glistening ocean beyond. Soaring, Venetian archways lead you to the expansive Great Room with its gorgeous Italian limestone floors. Above, a brilliant, 18-armed, chandelier hanging from a vaulted Cypress ceiling beautifully hand-painted with frescoes. The Colonial-Caribbean styled furnishings bring together textures of fine-grained hardwoods and lattice-weave rattan, creating a mood that is quietly elegant without sacrificing comfort. The dining room is a few steps away with its doors opening onto the palatial veranda. The dining room seats 8 with further dining for 12 on the veranda, which, covered from the sun and cooled by tropical breezes, provides the perfect gathering place for guests. A white, knit hammock, swinging chairs and an array of comfortable seating along the length of the veranda induce tranquility and relaxation, with magnificent views of an ever-changing panorama of breath-taking beauty.
The superbly designed gourmet kitchen comes fully equipped with state-of-the-art appliances and has additionally been set up to provide complete kosher dining. Mango Manor’s personal Chef prepares all meals to the highest international standard. Each suite, and the majority of common areas, is comfortably air-conditioned, set to your desired level. On the main level, the Media Room provides a cool and cozy area to relax while you enjoy the large-screen TV with its 100-plus-channel programming, a wide selection of DVD’s and Wii video console. The expansive Master suite evokes all the romance of a castle turret set against a Caribbean backdrop, the room possessing majestic semi-circular architecture surrounded by resplendent arched windows. The master holds a four-poster, king-size bed, surmounted by majestic 20 ft cypress ceilings. Mahogany doors lead out to the ocean-side terrace set above a lush rock garden blanketing a serene 40 ft waterfall; offering you a magnificent vista of the expansive Atlantic and the lush grounds below. The en suite bath features a travertine surrounded, whirlpool tub and capacious double shower. The Manor’s Salvatore Ferragamo amenities, in this and every other bath, ensure luxurious bathing. An additional half-bath and ample walk-in closet tastefully complete the Master Suite.
On the mid-level are the Palm and Ixora suites. The Palm, a calm, cool and beautifully appointed room, consists of a king-sized bed, TV, en suite shower and closet. The Ixora, with its king-size bed and TV, also boasts a double closet and en suite double shower. From both suites, broad glass doors open to the pool terrace’s stone walkway. Separating the two suites is a spacious games room containing a full-size pool table, several bar stools, wall mounted tables and a Bose sound system. Glass doors allow natural light, fantastic views and open to the stone walkway leading to the pool terrace. In the converse direction, you’ll find the spacious and well equipped exercise studio containing a stair-master, free weights, weight machine and yoga mats.
Separated from the main house to the east lies the perfectly secluded Guest House. It connects by way of a gently curved, wooden bridge set atop a beautiful natural pond created by large rocks that gently climb the hill above. The bridge leads to an intimate, covered dining patio in a lush, tropical setting with gorgeous panoramic views of the ocean below. Behind, double glass doors lead to the open plan, Great Room housing a generous and well equipped kitchen, dining area and living room connecting to a “Juliet” balcony with exquisite views. The guest house has two King-Size suites, Oasis and Soleil. The Oasis Suite is generously proportioned, accented by cool greens and crisp whites, and has a private deck overlooking Cane Garden Bay and Jost van Dyke, with views of St Thomas. The suite has its own double shower, double vanity and large closet. The Soleil Suite has a vaulted, beamed Cypress ceiling, four-poster, king-size bed and its own, private terrace possessing the same awe-inspiring views. The en suite houses a concealed, limestone double shower and double vanity.
A spectacular asset of the villa is the swimming pool terrace, with a glorious vista towards the far islands. The 36 foot wide, dark marble, heated, infinity pool not only is the perfect bastion of solitude and relaxation, but also has a fun, stone slide. Set behind, an oval 12 person, stone-surround spa where one may unwind in the midst of nature and lush tropical plants. The estate’s palatial grounds are spectacularly landscaped and meticulously maintained, with vividly coloured tropical plants, fruit trees, coconut palms and romantic enclaves. Water features are a refreshing element and include a 40 ft waterfall, fountain and fish pond. A gorgeously opulent, beautifully situated and gracious estate, Mango Manor offers the highest level of comfort, luxury, lavish pampering and relaxation. This makes it the perfect hideaway not only for the ultimate vacation, but for a family retreat, wedding or any other special event.
Villa Policies: Maximum 10 guests, Children welcome – waiver forms required for children under 8 years, Nanny supervision required for children under 5 years, Non-smoking villa, Pets not permitted.