beautiful three bedroom, three bath home overlooks the bay,
lagoon and mountains of St. Martin. Located in the Lowlands
area, an exclusive residential area of St. Martin, Steel Magnolias
is the former home of Oscar winning actress Olympia Dukakis.
This private and spacious villa provides wonderful views of
the island and the sea.
A staircase leads to the covered gallery and main
entry of the villa that is tiled in stone which continues to
the pool deck. The main living area of the villa is furnished
with leather couches and big screen satellite television. A
large dining table for six is also part of the main living space.
The colorfully painted kitchen adjacent to the living area has
everything for those whole love to cook.
The three bedrooms are just down a hallway off
of the main living area. Each bedroom offers a king size bed,
private bath and air-conditioning. All three bedrooms are colorfully
painted and furnished in hardwoods. Each bedroom also opens
out to the pool deck through French doors.
A large rectangular pool with built in seating
is the focus of the spacious outdoor area. Wonderful views over
the lagoon and the island provide a perfect place to relax and
take in the sun. There are two outdoor dining areas under cover
for those who prefer to enjoy meals with the cool tradewinds
on the deck.
The villa is located just a few minutes walk from
Baie Rouge, one of St. Martin's best white sand beaches.
Steel Magnolias also has a newly refurbished cottage
adjacent to the main house that can be rented as a fourth bedroom
for larger groups. The cottage is completely self contained
with kitchenette, bathroom and queen size bed and is just a
few steps from the pool deck of the main villa.