Villa Canoua, our most popular 2 bdr vacation home overlooking the Caribbean and Happy Bay

Villa Canoua
Happy Bay - Saint Martin
French West Indies

Reservations Villa Canoua
Villa Canoua sleeps up to 4 guests
Sleeps 4 guests
2 bedrooms, 2.5 baths
1 King bed, 2 double beds/King
Villa Canoua on Happy Bay offers low rates for 1 couple only, and affordable rates for 2 couples. Up to 4 guests can be accommodated

Villa Canoua offers breathtaking views of Happy Bay, St. Martin
Spectacular sunsets at Villa Canoua

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Villa Canoua is on this tropical dream beach of Happy Bay that can be reached on a footpath below the villa
Paradise found on secluded Happy Bay Beach!

  • Private Pool Private Pool Views to Anguilla and Happy Bay Beach
  • Sun Bathing Sun Bathing Very private for au naturale tanning
  • Terrace Terrace Enjoy a drink with great sea views
  • Lunch or Dinner Lunch or Dinner Designed for awesome outdoor living
  • Pool View Pool View Infinity pool with view of Happy Bay
  • Happy Bay Happy Bay View to stunning Happy Bay Beach
  • Living room Living room US-TV channels, video and audio systems
  • Living room Living room Integrated kitchen, bar, and living room
  • Barbecue Barbecue Comfortable gas barbecue
  • Master Bedroom Master Bedroom King size bed
  • Bathroom Bathroom Master Bathroom
  • Second Bedroom Second Bedroom 2 double beds convertible to 1 king bed

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Villa Canoua - on the terrace

On the covered terrace of Villa Canoua The terrace

This St. Martin villa is a 'dream come true' vacation spot. The two bedrooms, 2 ½ bath, all a/c, very private and secluded villa sits on a slope overlooking Happy Bay, the last untouched beach of St Martin - St Maarten. The unobstructed views from the pool, the deck, the terrace and from every room of Villa Canoua are breathtaking. You'll have a panoramic view over Happy Bay Beach, the blue turquoise Caribbean sea, neighboring Anguilla and sailing boats occasionally passing by.

View from the dining area on the covered terrace

Good to know for families traveling with young children: the access to the pool can be secured for children by security gates on each side of the pool and the terrace.

There is a footpath below the villa that takes you in 5 minutes to the unspoiled and secluded beach of Happy Bay, which is also one of the best snorkel spots on the island.

Villa Canoua - the pool and the view

Panoramic view of Happy Bay and the Caribbean from the terrace of Villa Canoua The view

The villa features several outdoor sitting areas on each side of the pool, as well as on the covered terrace. The infinity pool, overlooking the Caribbean, has a good size of 4 x 8 m (14' by 26'). The pool and deck are very private and allow swimming and sunbathing "au natural".

One of the private sunbathing areas by Villa Canoua's pool
Private Sunbathing by the pool

Villa Canoua is situated in a quiet, gated residential area on Happy Bay. The tranquil vacation home features a lot of amenities at very attractive rates. Friar's Bay with its casual beach restaurants and Grand Case for fine dining and shopping are a very short drive away.
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Panoramic view of Happy Bay and the Caribbean Sea from the terrace of Villa Canoua
Panoramic view of Happy Bay and the Caribbean Sea from the terrace of Villa Canoua

Villa Canoua - the kitchen and bar

The kitchen of Villa Canoua The kitchen is fully equipped with all modern appliances, including dishwasher and ice machine The bar coutner opens to the living room

The tastefully designed kitchen opens to the living area on one side, and to the terrace to the other.

Living room and kitchen at Canoua
View from the living area onto the kitchen
and the guest bedroom (left side)

The kitchen is fully equipped with dish washer, top quality ceran cooktops, oven, microwave, a full size refrigerator, blender, coffee maker, and more. The kitchen provides all the necessary amenities for a family style cooking. One of the kitchen counters serves as a bar, completed by four bar stools.

There is a fully applianced kitchen at Villa Canoua

There is also an ice machine for your convenience, located in the facility room next to the kitchen. In the facility room you'll also find a washer/dryer, and an iron and iron board. All kitchen equipment and appliances are like new, and in excellent shape as they are constantly well maintained by the owners.

Driveway to Villa Canoua
Villa Canoua -
Driveway to private parking!

Villa Canoua - the living room

View from the kitchen onto the living room   In the living room at Villa Canoua

The open plan living room with cathedral ceiling has a comfortable sitting area and US-Satellite TV channels, stereo, DVD and CD-player, as well as telephone and free Internet WiFi access.

The open plan living room at Villa Canoua

The main living area and kitchen has a powerful air
conditioning system
(18,000 BTU) for your maximum comfort.

The living room with handmade decorative pieces and artwork opens onto the terrace

The villa owner's daughter contributed many handmade pieces of art & decoration to this unique and stylish place on Saint Martin. The living room has large sliding doors leading to the terrace and the pool. On the other side is the entrance door of the house and a porch with another sitting area that also holds a gas BBQ grill. There is also a guest restroom located at the entrance area.

The porch holds a covered sitting area, a gas BBQ and a fish tank

The porch to the rear of the villa. There is a covered sitting area, the BBQ and the new fish tank with baby Tilapias, recently added by the owner.

Villa Canoua: The Master bedroom

The master bedroom at Villa Canoua Master Suite

Villa Canoua has an air-conditioned Master bedroom with a King sized bed, a safe deposit box, and an en-suite full bathroom with two sinks and a shower.

King sized bed in the Master bedroom Individual decor in the Master bedroom The Master bedroom has A/C and opens to the terrace and pool

Both bedrooms of the villa have ample closet space, and
sliding doors leading out to the terrace and the pool.

The individually decorated Master bedroom
The individually decorated Master bedroom

Villa Canoua's en-suite Master bathroom is fully tiled, has two sinks and two large mirrors, granite countertops, and a large stall shower.

Villa Canoua: The guest bedroom

The 2nd bedroom has a set of twin beds that can be converted to a King size bed. This bedroom has its en-suite full bathroom as well. Both bedrooms open to the terrace and the pool and are furnished in contemporary Caribbean style.

The guest bedroom as a set of convertible twin beds Guest Bedroom

The air-conditioned guest bedroom at Villa Canoua
The air-conditioned guest bedroom

The ensuite Master bath
The Master Bath

The guest bathroom is a private,
full bath with turquoise tiles
and a stall shower.

The guest bathroom
The Guest Bathroom

Villa Canoua on Happy Bay   Pool and view of Happy Bay at Villa Canoua
Rates Villa Canoua
1 bedroom
2 bedrooms
Winter: Jan 6 > May 23
$2,680
$2,980
Summer: May 23 > Dec 20
$2,540
$2,775
Xmas-New Year: Dec 20 > Jan 6
$3,980
$3,980
Rates are per week in US Dollars, and are based on two persons per bedroom. Additional nights are prorated. Weekly rates include fees, taxes, airport to villa escorting and maid service (3 times per week). Minimum rental 5 nights; Xmas & New Year: 10 nights.
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Amenities and Services
  • Split level air conditioning in living/ktichen area, and bedrooms
  • Fans in living/kitchen area
  • Fully equipped kitchen including dish washer, full size refrigerator, freezer, microwave, ceran cook tops, oven, ice maker, blender
  • Telephone/answering machine, Satellite LCD-Panel TV with 80 US channels, DVD, CD-player and stereo
  • Free WiFi Internet access. Bring your notebook.
  • Laundry room (washer & dryer, iron & iron board)
  • Safe (in master bedroom)
  • Children crib available
  • Beautiful, very private infinity pool of 4x8 m / 14x26ft
    (absolutely private, allows "au naturel")
  • Gas BBQ, 110V adaptors, hair dryer, beach towels
  • Maid service every 2. day on workdays included
  • Gated community and gated property
  • A beautiful, well maintained, very private property
  • A 2 min drive to Friars BayFriar's Bay, 3 min to Grand Case, the "gourmet capital", 10 min to Marigot or Orient Beach

Happy BayHappy Bay View of Happy Bay from the driveway at Villa Canoua

Villa Canoua

Villa Canoua is a wonderful choice for one or two couples looking for a quiet island retreat, or for a family with one or two children.

View on the terrace short before sunset
View of the terrace short before sunset

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  • Enjoy and Relax Enjoy and Relax Simply one of the best places on St. Martin at very moderate rates.
  • The Viewpoint Makes the Difference The Viewpoint Makes the Difference Villa Canoua has unobstructed views to the beach, the Caribbean Sea, and the island of Anguilla on the horizon.
  • Happy Bay - the Best Kept Secret on St. Martin Happy Bay - the Best Kept Secret on St. Martin This beach cannot be reached by car, but you can reach it by a short walk from Villa Canoua.
  • Lazy Days of Endless Summer in Villa Canoua's Pool Lazy Days of Endless Summer in Villa Canoua's Pool The infinity pool of Villa Canoua grants very high privacy. The pool area cannot be viewed from the street, which anyway is an extremely quiet cul-de-sac in the gated community of Mont-Choisy.
  • Time for Poolside Lunch Time for Poolside Lunch Villa vacation leaves all options to you: Eat at "home" or go to one of the many restaurants in nearby Grand Case. You can select from simple roadside places to premier French fine dining places.
  • Terrace Terrace There are two sets of tables and chairs, one dinner table and one for relaxed sitting, what you see here.
  • Villa Canoua - Nestled at the Slopes of Mont Choisy above Happy Bay Villa Canoua - Nestled at the Slopes of Mont Choisy above Happy Bay Only one neighboring villa to the right, located at the best spot of Mont Choisy, a purely residential area, which is slowly growing to an upscale area of luxury villas.
  • Pool or Beach? Pool or Beach? The pool allows wonderful views towards beach and Ocean. The whitewater pool, although not heated, has year round pleasant temperatures. So has the sea through all months of the year. Happy Bay beach is protected against strong winds and enjoys very gentle surf.
  • The Beach for You The Beach for You Often nobody or only a few people populate this beach. Au natural, topless, no problem, this beach is far off the mainstream beach activities of the island.
  • Happy Bay Beach Happy Bay Beach It can't get any better for a Caribbean trip. Quiet, almost private beach, sun, warm sea water with little waves, and the shadows of palm trees.
  • White Soft Sand, Shade of Palm Trees, Just a Dream Come True White Soft Sand, Shade of Palm Trees, Just a Dream Come True This is Caribbean as you certainly imagine for your trip, but rarely found anywhere else. A beach for you alone, gentle waves, and a slight breeze.
  • Easy Walk to the Beach Easy Walk to the Beach The gated community built a path exclusively for the villas at Mont Choisy, which villa guests use for beach access. Only a few other visitors walk from nearby Friar's Bay to Happy Bay, too.
  • Rest under the Trees of Happy Bay Rest under the Trees of Happy Bay Bring a beverage (and return the bottles to the villa, please) or some snack, and enjoy your picknick at this romantic place.
  • Impressive Garden with Exotic Plants Impressive Garden with Exotic Plants The owner and his gardener apply much attention keeping this garden with plants for dry climate continuously flourishing. Visitors love these flowers, cactus, and palm trees.
  • Colors and Scent of the Tropics Colors and Scent of the Tropics Year round colorful flowers are surrounding the villa
  • View from the Entrance Gate View from the Entrance Gate Villa Canoua has a remote controlled gate. Guests drive down the short drive way and have parking space for two cars secured inside the fenced villa lot.
  • Parking, Loading, and Unloading was never easier Parking, Loading, and Unloading was never easier Guests can drive right next to the terracce, and have a mere 10 yards to get the luggage to the villa.
  • Rear Side of Villa Canoua Rear Side of Villa Canoua The carefully maintained garden and a fish bassin with a little waterfall provide the serenity most visitors are looking for.
  • View from the Street over Villa Canoua View from the Street over Villa Canoua It's evening, and the view is from the access cul-de-sac road over Villa Canoua towards the West.
  • Villa Canoua Seen from Beneath Villa Canoua Seen from Beneath Looking upwards from Happy Bay beach. Villa Canoua almost is on the top of this smooth hill and framed by bushland and some trees.
  • Living Area Living Area The open plan living room with cathedral ceiling and has a comfortable sitting area and US-Satellite TV channels, stereo, DVD and CD-player. New feature added to the living room/kitchen in 2013: A/C !
  • Living Area with View towards Master Bedroom Door Living Area with View towards Master Bedroom Door Satellite TV provides plenty of US channels. The living room has a new, powerful air-conditioner, yet the steady breeze keeps the room at moderate temperatures even without A/C.
  • Living Room towards Barbecue Area Living Room towards Barbecue Area Looking to the hill side of the building, where another terrace is located with the gas fired barbecue.
  • Entrance Door Entrance Door The entrance door and the door to the right is the additional restroom.
  • Tastefully Decorated Tastefully Decorated Genuine artwork from a local artist, actually the daughter of the owner family, creates an unique flair in- and outside the villa.
  • The Bar for Drinks or Food The Bar for Drinks or Food If you don't want to use the terrace for breakfast, lunch or dinner, the bar is available for having your snack.
  • Kitchen with Bar Kitchen with Bar Fully equipped kitchen including dish washer, full size refrigerator, freezer, microwave, ceran cook tops, oven, ice maker, and blender.
  • Kitchen with Refrigerator/Freezer Kitchen with Refrigerator/Freezer The kitchen is completely equipped with all utensils and all things needed for cooking.
  • Master Bedroom Master Bedroom Air Conditioned Bedroom for your sleeping convenience.
  • Master Bedroom Master Bedroom This bedroom is set up with one king size bed. It has its own bathroom. The bedroom is located in the right wing of the building. It has sea view and direct access to the terrace.
  • Master Bedroom Master Bedroom A safe is located in the shelves of the master bedroom.
  • Master Bathroom Master Bathroom Ensuite to the master bedroom is the master bathroom with two wash bassins and one shower.
  • Master Bathroom Master Bathroom Clean, comfortable, and space for two.
  • Caribbean Motives Caribbean Motives The artwork nicely contrasts to the intense white of walls and day light.
  • 2. Bedroom 2. Bedroom This air conditioned bedroom can be used with one king size bed or two double beds. It has its own bathroom. The bedroom is located in the left wing of the building. It has sea view and direct access to the terrace.
  • Ensuite Bathroom of 2. Bedroom Ensuite Bathroom of 2. Bedroom Well maintained, clean, and comfortable like everything in this fine villa.
  • Sunset Sunset Watch the great evening show, the sunset as seen from Villa Canoua.
  • Time to Relax at Villa Canoua Time to Relax at Villa Canoua The nights have always pleasant temperatures and are the best time to sit outside for a drink.
  • More Flowers More Flowers View from the drive way towards Anguilla
  • Gated Community Mont Choisy Gated Community Mont Choisy About 30 villas spread over a large area share the Mont Choisy advantages, such as easy beach access to almost private and hidden Happy Bay beach, and the security of the gated access.
  • View towards Happy Bayay View towards Happy Bayay Looking over the pool area down the gentle slope to Happy Bay
  • Rain Shower over the Sea Rain Shower over the Sea View towards the west over the roof of Villa Canoua
 

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