The Caribbean has recovered and Villas of Distinction is accepting guests on impacted islands; adds Aruba to its portfolio 

Wilmington, Mass. (January 31, 2018) – Villas of Distinction®, the world’s premier luxury villa rental company as part of World Travel Holdings, is reporting that Caribbean destinations – St. Barts, St. Croix and Anguilla have been restored and its portfolio of villas in those destinations are accepting guests. It also announced that 15 villas in Aruba have been added to its robust collection.

“I am very impressed with how the island communities have come together to rebuild and welcome back visitors,” said Steve Lassman, vice president of villa product & agency relations for Villas of Distinction. “We continue to see bookings in several of our most popular Caribbean islands like Barbados, Jamaica, Dominican Republic and Turks & Caicos, and we are looking forward to being a part of the Caribbean’s economic growth by bringing business back to these areas.”

Villas of Distinction continues to add some of the most sought after destinations to its portfolio. In the Caribbean, the villa rental provider recently added villa vacation rentals in Aruba. According to the U.S. Department of State, approximately 1.5 million tourists per year visit Aruba, with nearly 60 percent of those from the U.S.

“The Caribbean islands continue to be our most popular destinations and I am excited to offer villa vacations in Aruba to our guests,” said Steve Lassman, vice president of villa product & agency relations for Villas of Distinction. “Whether a guest is looking to relax and enjoy white sand beaches and crystal clear waters or they prefer adventures, Aruba offers an array of activities that our Villa Concierges can arrange based on our guests desires.”

Villas offered in Aruba include:

The five-bedroom, 5,000 square-foot Allamanda 5 at Tierra Del Sol sleeps 10 and overlooks the beautiful north coast of Aruba. This villa, which is located at Tierra del Sol Resort & Golf, offers exclusive club access with an array of amenities including a golf course, pool, fitness center, sauna, steam room, Jacuzzi and tennis courts. The cost of the villa stay also includes free airport pickup to the resort, 50 percent off golf fees, daily breakfast per person, daily maid service and a personal front desk concierge.

Allamanda 4 at Tierra Del Sol is a four-bedroom villa that sleeps eight and overlooks the first fairway of the golf course and the north coast of Aruba. The open concept layout on the first floor allows plenty of room for family and friends to relax and reconnect, while the large rear yard patio with a shaded terrace and private swimming pool is the perfect oasis to soak up the sun, read a book enjoy a meal.

Villas of Distinction also has numerous villas in Caribbean destinations unaffected by the 2017 storms including Antigua, Aruba, Bahamas, Barbados, Dominican Republic, Grenada, Jamaica, Nevis and Turks & Caicos.

To learn more about Villas of Distinction’s villa collection in the Caribbean, visit or to book a villa vacation, call 1-800-289-0900.

About Villas of Distinction®
Villas of Distinction®, as part of World Travel Holdings, is an award-winning, full-service premier luxury villa provider with an extensive portfolio of thousands of privately-owned villas in more than 50 luxurious destinations including the Caribbean, Mexico, Hawaii, Europe, Central America, the Continental United States and many private islands. Most villas feature private pools, butlers, maids and chefs. The luxury provider has gained its clients’ trust by ensuring every villa meets strict standards so that each home exceeds the guest’s expectations. For more than 25 years, Villas of Distinction’s team of experts have made vacation planning effortless by helping travelers find their perfect vacation home, and creating one-of-a-kind getaways and lasting memories at the world’s top villas.