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Monthly Archive for Sep, 2017

Gorgeous Recently Renovated Villas, Castles & Haciendas

September 19, 2017 | By UltraVilla

Blue Sky Luxury managed Villa ‘High Breeze’ was recently given a stunning makeover. The experts at UltraVilla mentioned this luxury holiday rental in the article “Gorgeous Recently Renovated Villas, Castles & Haciendas.” Some of the renovations included a “brand new chef’s kitchen, a state-of-the-art gym under the pool with amazing unobstructed coastal views, an office-loft in the living room and a gorgeous dining pavilion located in the tropical garden with views of the coast.” Read the full article here.

UltraVilla - A Guide to Our Favourite Caribbean Islands

September 19, 2017 | By UltraVilla

Barbados remains one of the most popular Caribbean destinations to visit.  This picturesque island been named by UltraVilla as one of their “favourite Caribbean Islands.” Barbados is mentioned alongside The Bahamas, Turks and Caicos and Anguilla – just to name a few. If it’s not enough that superstar singing sensation Rihanna was born here, maybe the lure of “lounging on gorgeous beaches, hitting the waves surf board in hand, or sipping some of the island’s delicious rum on a terrace overlooking the sea.” will do the trick! Read more of the article here.

UltraVilla - Five Beautiful Villas with Dream Kitchens

September 19, 2017 | By UltraVilla

Maybe you’re a foodie, or maybe, you just love a gorgeous kitchen that’s worthy of Chef Gordon Ramsay himself! Either way, the Blue Sky Luxury portfolio of holiday homes can feed either desire. Read their article “Five Beautiful Villas with Dream Kitchens” and see why luxury ‘Eden,’ nestled in the exclusive Sugar Hill community in Barbados makes this world class list.

UltraVilla - 10 Exquisite Villas to Book Now for Fall!

September 18, 2017 | By UltraVilla

We’re so excited about the fall season and our luxury partners are too! Read their article “10 Exquisite Villas to Book Now for Fall” Our luxury beachfront villa Gardenia tops the luxury list and yes, it is absolutely exquisite! As per Ultra Villa “the Villa Gardenia is an ideal base for taking in the excitement of the season in Barbados while having a sumptuous beach retreat.” Their insightful article also mentions several exciting Wellness Festivals happening on island. Read the article here and take a peek at our blog here to learn more about these amazing festivals. 

Boat International - A Caribbean Cocktail

September 18, 2017 | By Boat International

If you’ve been to Barbados before, and you haven’t stayed at a luxury villa, then let Boat International show you what a true luxury holiday with the Blue Sky Luxury experience entails. Their article ’A Caribbean cocktail: experiencing the superyacht lifestyle in Barbados.’ By experienced writer Elizabeth Finney delves in a truly luxury experience at flagship villa Crystal Springs. Click here to read more if you’re interested in a luxe lifestyle of  “first light yoga sessions, golden rays glancing off silk-like waves and cantering around on Furia, a sleek chestnut beauty.”

Air Partner - Most Charming Places to Stay

September 15, 2017 | By Air Partner
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The villas at Blue Sky Luxury were listed as “one of the most charming places to stay this summer” This exclusive feature was written by Air Partner, the leading private aviation company. From New York to Ibiza, the Blue Sky Luxury brand stands out and offers a portfolio of 120-best in class villas. Air Partner recommends, “For those who want to experience a snapshot of Barbadian culture – private tours of galleries, meetings with local historians or trips to the beautiful rum distillery St Nicholas Abbey can also be arranged.” Read more here.

Our Love of Turtles

September 07, 2017 | By Blue Sky Luxury

Our island is home to the second largest nesting population of Hawksbill turtles in the Western hemisphere. Many of our beachfront villas sit along shoreline where Hawksbill and Green Turtles come to lay their eggs annually, and hundreds of tiny hatchlings emerge from nests to make their way back to the sea.  If you are lucky enough to observe either of these events you are bound to fall in love with these beautiful creatures.

Red Magazine - Nelson Gay - Easy Holiday Living!

September 01, 2017 | By Beverley Croucher, Red Magazine
Nelson Gay Villa, Barbados

Read our personal guest experience from Beverley Croucher on her stay at luxury villa Nelson Gay, Barbados. This is Beverley’s second visit with her twins Tom and Kitty, and she absolutely adores this fully staffed beachfront villa! "The feature titled ‘Easy Living’ mentions how Nelson Gay is made out of local coral stone, how the house has five double bedrooms with ‘The biggest beds I’ve ever seen’ and how the dining room is full of Murano Crystal Baccarat glass." Not only was she impressed by the Palladian style home itself, the convenience of the off-site concierge service helped her to book taxis, restaurants and “even arranged for me to have a massage under the gazebo in the garden.” Click here to read about Beverley’s magical Barbados holiday!

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