Bahamian Escapes Magazine Fall/Winter 2016 - Page 29

Villa Sul Mare is not only one of the most architecturally unique properties in Ocean Club Estates, but perhaps the entire island. When asked about the name that was chosen for the villa, the owners spoke about their parents that were from Italy. Feeling a deep connection to the European country, they aptly named the home Villa Sul Mare” - “home on the water” in Italian. Just a stone’s throw away from Villa Sul Mare, the owners began visiting the One and Only Resort in 1987. Determined to find a larger space to accommodate a growing family, the search for a new home ensued. Originally interested in new condo developments offered on the island, they stumbled upon the land that this charming home now graciously sits. SUMMER 2016 29