HILL RISE HOUSE

Extracts from our visitors books

Our first entry dates back to July 1990. We are now on our third volume.

 

General

It was so great to finally come to .. Hill Rise House after hearing so many stories .. I definitely haven't been disappointed. Its truly a paradise. We've had a fantastic 2 weeks ..

Charlotte N. London England


Thank You So Very Much For Such a Fabulous Holiday .. Your care and attention to was not missed and appreciated. Your home is a paradise and four very busy people relaxed for the first time in years. Of our whole holiday your house is the absolute highlight. Donna was efficient and attentive and her cooking was superb!!!! Us Aussies couldn't help but love Bernard. Thank you thank you thank you!

D & C M, A & D C, Canberra, Australia


Enjoyed every minute here ..

P & M N, Canada


.. its beautiful and we felt very much at home..

KH & AF, Cologne, Germany


With fond memories of the friendly and gracious people of Nevis ..

J & T B, London, England


My first visit to Nevis and certainly not the last ..

BK, USA


.. coming to Nevis for many years .. but staying at Hill Rise House has topped all other times .. can't wait to come next year. 

W & D R, Cape Cod USA


Our 3 year old daughter learned a new word ... "Paradise" ..

A & S L, England.


This is a lovely house and I wish our family could come hear here again ..

Charles aged 11, Kingston, England.

The bits I liked most were the pool and gardens. 

Milly, aged 7, Kingston, England.


..we want to thank you for the memories which last forever ..

W & D R. Cape Cod.


We flew in our Aero Commander to Nevis for the first time. Staying at Hill Rise House has been a delight ..

TS & MG, Ca. USA


This is the very best of Nevis. ..

DR, LH, JH and GB Toronto Canada.


First Caribbean trip. Now only Nevis will do. You have created a haven from the hustle and bustle of city life. ..

PP & ML London England.


.. what a find! ..

H family UK


We shall go home relaxed with lovely memories ..

K & T W, UK


Just a quick note to thank you for the wonderful holiday we had at Hillrise house. Your house is just perfect and Donna and Bernard could not do enough for us. The monkeys also kept us amused. We will definitely book again at some stage..

C & S F, Eastleigh, UK


Location

Super house, super setting..

S M & DB London and Barbados


.. quite a change from the streets of Chicago ..

J & P C, USA


The balmy breezes, the sunsets, the moon and stars, the view ..

V & P L, Florida USA


Again we saw rainbows, sunsets and stars ..

V & P L, USA


The Buildings

.. our admiration for the architectural achievement ..

RB & LH, USA


Stayed in the new villa to initiate it .. hard to leave and wonderful to come back to! ..

A & R J, RH, LA & IH, Vancouver and Toronto


.. a new Nevis land owner. We will find it difficult to create another house like this ..

BR Canada


This is our 9th time in Nevis and first time to Hill Rise, which has become our favourite house. Beautiful antiques to go with the setting ..

T & D B, USA


Hurricane Georges .. Thank you for building such a safe shelter. All the best to Donna the superwoman! What a ride! The house is not only beautiful but strong. The wind was absolutely beyond belief ..

SP & EK, SC & EU, Tucson, USA


You must be so proud of having achieved such a tranquil home ..

V & AM W and D & K N with families. United Kingdom.


Absolutely the finest accommodations on Nevis .. perhaps anywhere! ..

R & McG families, Martha's Vineyard, USA

The Gardens

Here again .. the gardens are looking quite spectacular. Now close competition for the Botanical Gardens ..

D & P S, North Wales


 Kew (Gardens) comes to Nevis ..

BT, United Kingdom


We are off to landscape our garden now, great inspiration! ..

G & S London, England


.. home to see if we can grow a flamboyant tree ..

JP & family United Kingdom.


The Pool and Tennis Court

.. the crystal clear pool in its spectacular location ..

H & R D, UK


Perfect place for kids, the tennis court is nice ..

J & L F, RI, USA


Donna our Housekeeper and Bernard our Gardener

The jewel of the whole two weeks was Donna who we cannot thank enough ..

P & F M, London


Thank you, Donna, your warm and friendly way made our stay complete! ..

J & M C Colorado, USA


Donna is cool, the house is idyllic ..

JS & JS London England.


What a gorgeous holiday house .. everything anyone could possibly want - including Donna ..

S & M D, London


Donna and Bernard are lovely. We enjoyed our daily chats ..

A & J H, United Kingdom


Donna and Bernard were like family to us ..

B & K A Maine, USA


Your House is Just Perfect and Donna and Bernard could not do enough for us. The monkeys also kept us amused. We will definitely book again

C & S F, Eastleigh, UK


Our Cats and Wildlife

.. The friendliest kitten we ever met ..

AS, MH & VH, London, England


.. even better because of the presence of Mrs Humming Bird and twins ..

VH, AS , London, England


Lillie (the cat) has been the perfect hostess! ..

A & J H, United Kingdom


.. greeted by Lilley and a pack of monkeys ..

M B & V families, Dallas/Forth Worth Texas USA


.. starry, starry nights, fireflies ..

G C and family, England


The monkeys also kept us amused ..

C & S F, Eastleigh, UK

Special Events

Many thanks for the most wonderful setting for our honeymoon ..

A & J H, England


.. magical wedding of our daughter ..

P & M L, England


We were married here at Hill Rise House .. what better setting could you wish for? ..

M & C B, England


Donna cooked me the best birthday dinner ever ..

A R, England


.. where squabbles melt away like rum on ice at dusk .. Barbara & Ted and 40 of their closest friends .. 50 years of marriage were toasted here. ..

D & M C and party, Glastonbury USA


.. a wonderful 10th anniversary in our "Honeymoon House" ! TEN years have gone by and Nevis is still the gentle paradise we remember ..

A & J H, England


We were here for a 50th birthday celebration and it could not have been more perfect .. I am the birthday girl .. arrived here - tears immediately came to my eyes. My wonderful husband had arranged the most magnificent surprise ..

NK and best friends, Texas USA


Return Visits

12 months later - here we are again ..

V & G L, Germany and England


Our second visit in a year - that says it all ..

R & I N, England


Back again .. your verandah addition is a crown jewel to your masterpiece ..

J & P C, USA


.. could not believe it. This is our seventh visit ..

G & V L, UK


Our 6th and best trip to Nevis ..

P & W R, USA


Having come to Nevis since 1959 we thought we had experienced mostly all. Hill Rise was a new and exciting experience ..

MR, AY, M & A K, CA and JE. New York City.


We are already planning our third visit next year ..

W & D R, USA


What a great place this is - like coming home again and again ..

A & J S England


We have had a Wonderful Time as Usual. We hate having to leave.

A & J S, UK