Illusion is a custom built four-bedroom villa nestled in the gated resort community of the very popular Sugar Hill Estate. The famous Sandy Lane Hotel inspired the property’s design, resulting in a breathtaking villa which combines elegance and contemporary design.Sugar Hill is located inland slightly north of Holetown on the west coast of Barbados, and famed for the stunning beaches, excellent shopping and renowned restaurants.
As you walk through the large glass front doors you are greeted by an uninterrupted vista of the Caribbean Sea. The foyer spills out onto a covered terrace that overlooks the large swimming pool, with comfortable seating and dual staircases leading down to the pool area.
To the left of the covered terrace is the formal dining room which is spacious and cool, with a large glass table that seats twelve. The room itself transforms into an alfresco dining area as three walls of folding glass doors open up to a wrap around balcony, allowing you to dine amongst swaying mahogany trees and travelers palms. Beside the dining room is the well-equipped kitchen, which has abundant space with two wine coolers, stainless steel appliances and a dumb waiter to facilitate the hassle-free transfer of meals to the external dining area on the pool level.
On the lower level of the villa are a tastefully designed living room with a bar, and a separate sitting room with a large, flat screen cable television and DVD player. The open plan living room which leads through a number of arches onto the pool deck, which has numerous loungers, a barbecue and two gazebos, both with Bose surround sound systems. One gazebo has a small outdoor kitchenette and the other gazebo has an informal dining area. The pool area is an ideal place to lounge, take cooling dips in the pool, listen to music, sip on cocktails and enjoy barbecue for lunch or dinner.
All of the bedroom suites are air-conditioned, have private covered terraces, en suite bathrooms and a security safe. The master suite is on the first floor to the right of the foyer and features a second living room, a large walk-in closet and an en suite bathroom that includes a tub and separate shower. The king size bed allows you to lounge in bed with a view of the sea, visible through French doors which open onto a private balcony. The other three bedrooms are on the lower level and are equally proportioned.
Illusion is located in the Sugar Hill Estate that offers a number of resort amenities including a Clubhouse, acclaimed restaurant, two resort swimming pools, and four championship tennis courts. Sugar Hill has had tennis stars such as Serena Williams and Caroline Wozniaki play on their courts. The resort is only a short 5-minute drive from its beach facility located at The Fairmont Royal Pavilion. A unique feature of this villa is that it boasts its own putting green as well as a private gym.