Idyllic Carriacou - A Caribbean Real Estate Investor's Dream

If you've been searching the Caribbean for an island that offers beachfront real estate in an idyllic location with the laid back charm of yesteryear, look no further than Carriacou.

Located in the Grenadines in the south-eastern Caribbean, this 13 square mile island forms part of the nation of Grenada which also includes Carriacou, Petit Martinique and a handful of smaller islands: Ronde Island, Caille Island, Diamond Island, Large Island, Saline Island, and Frigate Island.

Known for its low key luxury, beautiful beaches and lush greenery, the islands have a flourishing high end tourism sector renowned for sailing and diving. Tourism arrivals increased 18.6% in the first half of 2014 - the highest rate in the entire Caribbean.

The property market has started to attract foreign interest too. A recently introduced Citizenship by Investment Program has started to stimulate Grenada's real estate sector. However, tiny Carriacou is, for the time being, a relatively unknown investment location "reserved" for the lucky few foreign property buyers "in the know."

Home to just 8,000 people, Carriacou is a popular vacation destination for Grenadians, famous for its beautiful white sand beaches, green hills and spectacular coral reefs which lie just off shore.

This week we present the opportunity to acquire 1 of just a handful of 5 bedroom luxury beachfront homes for sale on Carriacou.

Luxury beachfront home for sale on Carriacou in the Grenada Grenadines
Luxury beachfront home for sale on Carriacou in the Grenada Grenadines

Set on half an acre of grounds, these beautiful French colonial style homes enjoy magnificent views of the sea and coastline.

The pool with views of the sea and coastline
The pool with views of the sea and coastline

The homes feature 5 bedrooms with en suite bathrooms plus a separate 1 bedroom studio - all finished to a very high standard throughout.

Beautiful bedroom of this property for sale on Carriacou
Beautiful bedroom of this property for sale on Carriacou

An open plan kitchen and living room opens on to a wrap-around covered terrace with dining area. Steps lead down to a large sundeck with beautiful infinity pool and beach deck just footsteps from the white sand beach.

The beach deck
The beach deck

These properties are located within a 3 acre boutique resort nestled within the protected High North National Park on the north-western coast of the island of Carriacou just 15 minutes' walk to Anse La Roche, the most beautiful beach on Carriacou. Paradise Beach is just 15 minutes' drive away and the shops of the nearby town of Hilsborough are also within easy reach.

Carriacou on the map
Carriacou on the map

Carriacou is located between Union Island to the north and Grenada to the south, and, together with Grenada and Petite Martinique, forms the tri-island nation of Grenada.

For details on these 5 bedroom luxury beachfront homes for sale on Carriacou, contact 7th Heaven Properties.

Keep reading:

For more information on Carriacou and Grenada, take a look at some of the following resources:

7th Heaven Properties: Grenada Real Estate
An overview of the real estate market & featured property for sale on Grenada and Carriacou.

7th Heaven Properties: Property Buyer's Guide to Grenada
All you need to know about how to buy property in Grenada, real estate taxes & Citizenship by Investment.

Lonely Planet: Introducing Carriacou
Need to know information about Carriacou's best beaches, top sights & best restaurants.

Grenada Tourism Authority: Discover Carriacou
An introduction to Carriacou's history, culture and people and overview of how to get there.

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