We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
“Comfortable and well located villa steps from the...”
Villa Finistere in The Evening at Flamands Beach
Bookings for this home are first-come, first served. Lock in your dates before they are gone
Villa Finistere in The Evening at Flamands Beach
Luxuriant foliage blooms around Villa Finistere Palms trees ring Flamands Beach.
Check Availability
Request to Book
Make Enquiry
Very good
1 review
Villa Finistere in The Evening at Flamands Beach
Luxuriant foliage blooms around Villa Finistere
Palms trees ring Flamands Beach.
Villa_Finistere_Pool
master bedroom
guest bedroom
Jacuzzi Bath
The Villa Finistere Salon with Flat Panel TV
Villa Finistere Salon
Villa Finistere dining room seats eight
The veranda in the evening
The Villa Finistere pool invites an evening dip
Windsurfing
Tennis Available
Kite sailing off Flamands Beach. Lessons are available.
Gliding past luxury yachts searching for a morring in Gustavia Harbor.
Flamands Beach offers seclusion and rest
A Gustavia shop offering chic beachwear
Gustavia is a duty free port
This property is not available for these dates.
Don't give up! Enquire about other rentals just like this one that are available -
Show all rentals available
Overview
Holiday Rental House -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
St. Barthelemy

Reviews from our community

Very good - based on 1 review
Write a Review

Reviews from our community

Govis76
New York City, New York
Level 5 Contributor
48 reviews
35 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
“Comfortable and well located villa steps from the beach”
Reviewed 17 February 2013 for a stay in December 2012
1
person found this review helpful

Villa Finistere is a very pleasant villa located on the seaside road right behind Flamands beach on the northern side of Saint Bart’s.. It is less than a 1 block walk to the beach public access. I booked the villa from the United States. A lease was provided and a signed copy was returned to me after payment.

The main house consists of a raised single level house, one stairway up from ground. There is a bedroom with queen bed, 1 bathroom, living room, dining room and well appointed kitchen. It has all modern conveniences: microwave, a gas, manual light oven and burners, dishwasher and refrigerator. The refrigerator was stocked on arrival with a very nice welcome assortment of food and drinks. There are zone air conditioners in every room but the kitchen and bathroom which are very much up to the task of air conditioning in the Caribbean. There is a small pool and very nice pool deck and outdoor area. There is Puerto Rican Direct satellite TV with HBO, a flat screen, an audio system, and fairly reliable but slow wireless internet which couldn’t be used much further than the living or dining room. There is a guest house next to the pool, which we never entered as it was not used for our stay. On the ground floor is storage, utility rooms, and the outdoor shower for use after the beach. There is housekeeping 6 days out of 7, except for holidays, which was quite good. There is a responsive maintenance person as well (one of the trees had to be trimmed back from the roof as it was making contact). There is a large gated driveway for parking.

The villa is well located but it is very helpful to have a car. There is easy access to all parts of the island. There is a good bakery / coffee place that is on the way to St. Jean / Gustavia. There are multiple restaurants and fancy hotels within easy walking distance.

Next to the property, but not too bothersome as it is screened by some trees, is the parking lot for the Hotel Saint-Barth Isle De France. There was not much activity at night at the parking lot.

Beach equipment was somewhat lacking. No umbrellas, and the chairs were quite low riding. There was some sort of wind blocker which was never used. The boogie board provided was great, however. Beach umbrellas seem to be something of an issue in St. Bart’s actually, as I went looking for one and all the stores I tried (and I tried several) were selling real junk.

The shower in the bathroom is an odd handheld unit that is very difficult to position if you don’t want to use it as a handheld unit.

There was no guest access for laundry. There were plenty of towels and linen provided for the house. The beach towels could have been a little bigger and more than 1 set should be given at a time.

All in all, a very nice villa and a comfortable stay. Flamands is a beautiful beach and is literally steps away, it was nice to be able to lie out on the pool deck or on the beach whenever one wanted. It is easy to cook for yourself at the villa.

Recommended. I would return.

How easy was it to book the property? How helpful were the directions to the property?
How easy was key pickup/access to the property? Overall condition of the property
Bedding & mattresses Kitchen & utensils
Bathroom cleanliness Other facilities & amenities
Service
Liked best: Amenities
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Enter dates for more accurate prices
2 guests
Adults2
Children0
Apply
Do you own a holiday rental? List it here.
Extra income
Earn money by renting out your home. With no up-front fees and no contract, you keep more for yourself.
Easy to manage
Confirm bookings in one click and track everything from enquiry to check-out – even while you're on the go.
Trusted by travellers
With millions of reviews and protected online payments, TripAdvisor helps travellers book your home with confidence.
Set up your free listing