Created by Mustique’s leading architect and builder, the late Arne Hasselqvist, this plantation-style villa was totally refurbished throughout in 2003.The transformation has infused Carissa with a chic, contemporary interior design, reflected in its all new stylish furniture. Modern amenities such as air-conditioned bedrooms, en-suite baths, an infinity swimming pool and a fully-equipped kitchen ensure comfort for villa guests. Centrally located with un-surpassed western views, the villa’s hilltop location, carefully positioned shaded verandah and open living spaces are perfect for capturing the cool Caribbean trade winds.
Carissa has numerous lounge areas in which to relax, along with a breakfast area, dining pavilion and large shaded verandah to accompany the stunning, saltwater infinity pool. This beautiful Mustique vacation base also has a fully equipped office/library, and a pool snooker room with bar.
The villa has five en-suite air-conditioned bedrooms, two of which are situated in separate pavillions. There is a sixth en-suite bedroom which is a child’s bunkroom (sleeps 6). This can be converted easily into an extra double bedroom. Entertainment wise, Carissa has cable TV, dvd player and stereo system. There is also both a video and a music library, and internet for guest use. The kitchen is extremely well equipped, including dishwasher, microwave, refrigerator with ice maker and all cooking utensils. Catering is also available upon request.
Each bathroom in this exquisite property has been expertly designed, and has an unquestionably stylish finish. Luxurious, as well as totally practical.
Freshwater infinity swimming pool. Air Conditioning, DVD/TV, Wi-Fi, iPod docking stations, sound system, games, bedroom safes, mosquito nets, hairdryers, power 220/110 V (UK plug sockets).
Carissa is in French plantation style with shaded verandah and open living spaces that are cleverly cooled by the trade winds. It is situated in the hills on Mustique’s west side with spectacular sea views to Bequia and the Grenadines. Set in seven acres of beautiful tropical gardens. No where in Mustique is more than a 5 minute drive away including numerous stunning beaches, there are also two 4-wheel drive buggies included.
Macaroni Beach is perhaps the most famous of Mustique’s nine beaches and is situated on the east coast of the island. Other popular beaches on the Atlantic or Caribbean are Endeavour, Lagoon, L’Ansecoy, Pasture Bay and Simplicity, several have picnic hut facilities. Some beaches are connected along the coastline by rustic stone paths.