What do you do for pleasure when you have plenty of time for leisure?
Here we seek out some of the best properties in the Caribbean for hosting the ultimate party…
When space isn’t an issue and money is no limit, you can really go to town on your property, introducing infinity pools, wrap-around terraces and tennis courts.
Bay Creek House, Old Fort Bay, Bahamas
Bay-Creek-House on sale with Sotheby's
Creek House is one of the crown jewels of Old Fort Bay.
Located ten minutes from the Nassau International Airport and a stone’s through away from Lyford Cay. Surrounded by bougainvillea-covered walls and nestled on two and a half acres between the Caribbean Sea and the mangrove-edged canals of Old Fort Bay, Creek House has contemporary style with old world charm and can accommodate sixteen guests and staff in four buildings with ten thousand square feet of luxury living.
From the moment you enter Creek House you’ll experience a private world that blends easily with its Caribbean surroundings and captures the essence of its unique island setting.
You are dependent on no one. Creek House is the freedom of owning a private island with the lifestyle and security afforded by its location within one of the most prestigious developments in The Bahamas.
Weatherside, Lyford Cay, Bahamas
Sitting on a 2.18-acre plot atop a ridge, this exclusive home in Lyford Cay sports some 1,100m2 of accommodation and fronts 60 metres of prime white sands.
The main residence is beautifully appointed – there’s a drawing room that’s host to antique furniture and a treasured art collection, a master bedroom suite and two further bedrooms.
Large protected verandas extend the living and dining space into the great outdoors, combining with the lavish swimming pool to make Weatherside a superb venue for entertainment.
Extra guests can stay in the two-bed poolside guesthouse or three-bed garden guesthouse.
In sum, it’s a premier home offering a dream lifestyle – and even comes with an 18-foot Boston Whaler to take to the waters, plus a Chevrolet Trailblazer for exploring inland.
Pease Bay Beachfront, Residence Breakers, Grand Cayman
Pease Bay Beachfront Estate
This eight-bedroom, six bathroom executive residence with 743m2 of living space and 1.18 acres is right on the beach.
Two of the bedrooms and one bathroom are in an attached guest apartment over the garage and the property is beautifully finished with custom mahogany millwork, gold leaf and faux paint work.
It also features hurricane rated windows (built on a raised foundation this home survived Ivan with minimal damage), stone floors, marble and granite tops, plus top quality appliances.
Complete with infinity pool and tennis court, gazebo, three-car garage and gated entry, it sets an ideal social scene.
Alexandra resort Turks and Caicos
Alexandra Resort, Residences, Turks & Caicos
The Alexandra is located at the midpoint of Grace Bay Beach on Provo, the 12-mile stretch of shimmering white sands listed by Condé Nast Traveler as one of the best beaches in the world.
The Alexandra Resort Residences is a world-class resort destination located in a tax-advantaged, environmentally sound tropical Eden.
There’s a choice between studios, one and two-bed apartments, each with open terrace and ocean views, combined living and dining areas and at least two bathrooms.
When it comes to leisure facilities, there’s the poolfront Orchid bar and grill, an oceanfront fitness centre and freeform pool winding through the stately grounds.