Sotheby's International Realty - Soufriere, 10

Unique island getaway nestled between the world famous UNESCO World Heritage Site, the St. Lucia Piton Mountains, with enchanting views of the Caribbean Sea and the starry night sky. Maison des`Etoiles (House of the Stars) is an Elegant Luxury Villa designed as a three-sided home built in 1979 and significantly updated in 2004. The villa is built of Greenheart wood, native to the rain forest, and volcanic rock, which bubbled to the surface millions of years ago. The home is artistically decorated with carvings made by local, world-renowned artists. Maison des `Etoiles is a truly unique home which you will only experience once in a lifetime. The expansive view from the villa's multiple decks unveils one of the world's famous World Heritage Sites, The Piton Mountains. The Piton Mountains are the symbol for St. Lucia and Maison des 'Etoiles is enveloped in this spectacularly beautiful mountainous setting. The home has a spacious living room with a volcanic waterfall as its central theme, one master bedroom with its own sitting deck and full bathroom, and two guest rooms which share a second bathroom. The second bedroom has its own sitting area and spectacular view. All bedrooms enjoy a panoramic view of the Caribbean Sea. The bathrooms are made out of a combination of volcanic rock and natural wood. There is a third storey tower which can be used as a sitting area or sleeping area, as well as a full-size dining room which seats 8. A sandy beach awaits only 5 minutes' drive from the villa. For the hiking enthusiast, the Gros Piton Nature Trail sits in the villa's backyard. Numerous sights and adventures are a short distance away. Alternatively, stay in and enjoy the villa. A 24-hour house staff is available for housekeeping, meals, coordinating sightseeing tours and being your personal guide to island adventures.