Tobago Holiday Rentals
Grafton House is a beautiful 1930's plantation house situated within the bird and wildlife haven of the Grafton Estate (a 15 - 20 min drive from the airport). A spacious house with an idyllic hilltop location overlooking the Caribbean sea it offers self catering accommodation for up to 9 adults. Whilst retaining its original character, Grafton House has been modernised to provide the convenience expected today. Extensive polished floors, high ceilings and verandas are complemented by a large well equipped kitchen and 3 bathrooms (2 en-suite). The garden surrounds the house and its exotic plants and extensive lawns are the perfect place to relax by the side of the large private pool or enjoy a friendly game of croquet. Although out of sight of the road and nearest neighbours, the property is near most necessary conveniences. A hire car is however recommended for at least part of your stay.
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Bedrooms: Bedroom 1 has a double bed, a single bed and a cot also a hammock on balcony. Bedroom 2 has twin beds. Bedroom 3 has a double bed. Bedroom 4 has a double bed.
Bathrooms: Shower room with wc shared by bedrooms 1 and 2. En-suite bathroom to bedroom 3 has shower over bath and wc. En-suite bathroom to bedroom 4 has shower over bath and wc.
Kitchen: The kitchen is well equipped with a gas cooker, fridge/freezer, microwave, toaster etc even including a nutmeg grater and a pineapple corer/peeler. Watch the sun set over the Caribbean as you wash up!
Utility Room: The laundry room is not available to guests but the maid washes towels and bedding as often as you require and will do personal washing and drying for a small fee. An iron and ironing board is available for you to use.
Living Rooms: The living area is open plan with an archway between the dining area which has 2 tables, hi-fi, storage for indoor and outdoor games and the lounge area with cable TV. The front veranda is comfortably furnished and has a stunning sea view.
Other: There is a small breakfast area, with table and chairs, next to the kitchen. Showers for rinsing off sand before going into the house are situated opposite the pool next to the back stairs.
Cleaning/Towels/Linen/Maid service: All towels and linen including beach towels are included.
The maid, Roseanne, will come in 5 mornings a week to clean, change towels and linen as required. She is happy to cook, do personal laundry and if time braid hair for a set fee displayed in house
Amenities/Facilities: Barbecue, Private Pool, Parking, Garden. Fridge/Freezer, Hob/Stove, Iron, Microwave, Oven, Tumble Dryer, Washing Machine. Air Conditioning, Cable, Cot, High Chair, Internet Access, Room Fans, Telephone.
Location Type: Rural, Near ocean.
Outside: The private pool (36' x 16') has a shallow end suitable for children and is deep enough to dive in the other. There are sun loungers and a table with umbrella and chairs by the pool. There is a gas barbecue sheltered by the house. Very important to clean after use and not try to use with charcoal! There is a full size croquet set.
About the area
Coast/Beach: The beach is only 5 minutes walk away but it takes a little longer coming home up the hill. The island boasts many lovely beaches some secluded, some suitable for snorkeling others with bar and lunch facilities. The most famous is Pigeon Point a 15 minute drive away. There is an entrance fee but this includes the use of changing facilities, shelters and roped off shallow swimming area. Water sports and trips to the reef are also based here. Our agent can give you details.
Golf: There are two 18 hole golf courses on the island; Mount Irvine is only a 5 minute drive from the house and there is equipment to hire and also very helpful caddies or golf buggies for adults
15 - 20 min drive from the airport. 10 minute walk to mini-market, pizza place and roti stall and ATM. Car or taxi necessary to supermarkets, farm meat shop and restaurants. Scarborough is also a drive or bus ride away.
Details of places of interest, excursions and places to eat out are by the phone. Local calls are free.
Price: US$1623 per week (US$232 per day) - May to November
US$1947 per week (US$279 per day) - December to April