Searching for Vacation Homes for Sale in the Caribbean?
So, you love visiting the Caribbean. More often than not you spend your vacation in the islands. But, you would prefer to stay in your own place rather than a hotel and you’re looking at investing in a vacation property in the Caribbean…
If this chimes with how you feel about the Caribbean, then you’re not alone. In 2018 the Caribbean welcomed more overseas visitors than ever before. According to the Caribbean Tourism Organization, 29.9 million overseas visitors flocked to the region last year. Rather than staying in a hotel, more and more regular repeat visitors to the Caribbean prefer to have their own vacation home in the Caribbean – a place to enjoy Winter holidays or Spring escapes year in, year out.
Caribbean holiday homes vary as much as the vacations themselves. Some visitors choose to pack in as much time as possible on the golf course, while some prefer to explore the underwater reefs that lie off shore. Others prefer to do almost nothing at all and spend their days relaxing in the sunshine or at the spa.
However you choose to spend your holidays in the Caribbean, why not find a vacation home that’s suited to indulging your interests. From golf villas to beach houses, family-friendly resort properties to quiet sanctuaries away from the hustle and bustle, here are 7 of the best Caribbean homes for sale for every kind of tropical break.
Dominican Republic – From US $150,000
In recent years the Caribbean has exploded in popularity as a surfing tourism destination. Martinique, Puerto Rico, St Lucia all count among some of the best places for a surfing vacation in this part of the world. One country in the region which has surged in popularity as a surf destination is the Dominican Republic and the northern coast is one of the most popular spots for surfing fans. With new master-planned residential communities and luxury resorts springing up, the Puerto Plata area is firmly on the map of hottest real estate investment locations in the Caribbean for surfers. One of the best spots is Cabarete. These beachfront condos are located near all the area’s best surfing and kite surfing beaches. The area benefits from consistent swell, warm ocean water and gentle currents, making it a real surfers’ paradise.
Belize – From US $319,900
Your Very Own Diving Base
The Caribbean islands and the Central American countries bordering the Caribbean Sea offer some of the best diving in the world. The Bahamas, for example, is ideal for cave diving, Bonaire’s 60 dives sites are perfect for shore diving and Virgin Gorda is one of the world’s best locations for wreck diving, while, for visibility, the Cayman Islands is hard to beat and one of the Caribbean’s top dive vacation destinations. Meanwhile the warm Caribbean waters off the coast of Belize are home to the Belize Barrier Reef, which, after Australia’s Great Barrier Reef, is the second longest reef in the world. The brand new condos for sale at the Belize Marriott Residences Ambergris Caye Resort would make the perfect base for regular snorkeling and diving vacations. Located within an outstanding new beach resort near San Pedro, there’s a water sports and dive shop within the resort and the dive sites off the coast could hardly be closer. Dive in!
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St Lucia – US $410,000
Family-Friendly Resort Apartment
If you’re looking to buy a holiday home in a family-friendly destination, there are plenty of options to choose from. There are gated communities and resorts in the Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico and the Mexican Caribbean which offer a range of amenities to keep both children and adults entertained. For example, properties for sale at The Landings in St Lucia enjoy use of all the facilities of this very family-friendly resort. Children from toddlers to teens are taken care of with services including a babysitting service and a kids club offering daily activities, outdoor games and even excursions. The adults can also enjoy amenities such as a 7,000 square foot spa, health club, restaurant, 800 foot beach and yacht and tennis club so there’s fun for all the family…
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Puerto Rico – US $520,000
For golfers, the Caribbean is a dream vacation destination. There are world-class golf courses across the region, including Green Monkey in Barbados, Baker’s Bay in The Bahamas and Teeth of the Dog in the Dominican Republic. One island that is consistently included in lists of the Caribbean’s best golfing destinations is Puerto Rico. The island is home to one of the Caribbean’s most celebrated golf courses such as those at Bahia Beach, Dorado Beach and Royal Isabela. These condos are located within the grounds of a beachfront resort with not one, but two superb 18-hole golf courses: an oceanfront course designed by Tom and George Fazio and a river course designed by Greg Norman. You can almost roll out of bed to begin a game of golf. Forming part of a world-class resort, the owners of these homes also enjoy use of an impressive infinity pool, owners’ lounge and miles of beach so there is plenty for non-golfing family members to do while you tee off. Avid golfers, what more could you want from a Caribbean vacation home?
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Costa Rica – US $789,000
If you’re really looking to spend your vacations in a place where you can truly get away from it all, Costa Rica offers a blissful escape. Practically overflowing with pristine mountains, rushing streams and sparkling waterfalls cascading into natural pools, this Central American Eden is a natural haven renowned for offering “La Pura Vida” – (the pure life). Nestled among old growth trees in stunning rainforest in Dominical in Puntarenas on the Pacific coast of Costa Rica are these new luxury homes for sale. Set within a boutique resort comprising just a handful of properties, the homes were designed in a striking contemporray style with huge glass windows and doows to showcase the views. The villas seamlessly blend with the rainforest setting and enjoy views of the coast and the ocean. A unique fusion of luxury, comfort and sustainable design, these villas are perfect for the ultimate vacation retreat in unspoiled rainforest surroundings.
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Barbados – From US $1,900,000
The Quintessential Quiet Beach Escape
The Caribbean is literally strewn with so many stunning beaches, it is almost impossible to pick out one as the best place to buy a property for vacations by the beach. There are countless beautiful beaches in the region and they vary so considerably, not only in shade – from the brilliant white sands of Grace Bay beach in the Turks & Caicos island to the dramatic black sand beaches of Dominica and St Vincent – but also in atmosphere. Some are busy and lively, others are quiet and secluded. If the latter is more to your preference and you’re planning on enjoying laid back beach vacations on a quiet stretch of shoreline, these brand new luxury beach houses for sale on the East Coast of Barbados could be perfect. In contrast to the lively West Coast of the island, the East Coast is an idyllic escape with quiet beaches perfect for seaside strolls without the intrusion of the crowds. These villas comprise part of a boutique development surrounded by protected national park, which means the continuing peace and serenity will be retained. This is truly laid-back luxury living for the privileged few.
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Turks & Caicos Islands – US $3,274,414
Sanctuary of Serious Pampering
If your idea of heaven is being pampered, indulged and waited on hand and foot, then these opulent residences could be for you. Residents will delight in the unparalleled service synonymous with Ritz-Carlton. Faultlessly delivered services such as dedicated residential concierge, 24/7 valet parking, personal chef, in residence dining, housekeeping, limousine and chauffeur services and VIP status with The Ritz-Carlton guest relations will ensure your every whim is catered for. In addition, a full suite of five star amenities will be available including a dedicated owners’ pool, state-of-the-art spa and fitness center, 3 beach restaurants, high-end boutique shopping, Ritz kids programs, a casino, conference facility and 125-guestroom hotel. The residences are equally magnificent and count among the finest vacation properties for sale in the Caribbean.
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Find Your Perfect Vacation Home in the Caribbean
These properties represent just a sample of the holiday homes for sale in the Caribbean we can introduce you to.
Whether you are looking for vacation villa to indulge your love of golf, surfing or the beach, contact 7th Heaven Properties to begin your search and to discover more on buying property in the Caribbean.
We look forward to helping you find your perfect property in the Caribbean.