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Cozy Rooster Airbnb: Reclaimed Ancestral Dwelling

In March of 2021, Danica M. David opened her Airbnb rental apartment "Cozy Rooster" Downtown Christiansted Airbnb on the island of St. Croix, US Virgin Islands. The apartment hosts two guests. The black and white photograph (bottom left) represents Danica's aunt standing in front of Cozy Rooster's property during the 1950s. Her great-grandmother Asselita Fleming Wyatt, also known as Mom, resided there from the 1950s until the late 1960s. Danica bought the property in 2010. Before Mom's passing in 2012, she stated that area was called "The Promised Land," mentioned in Creative Callaloo: Art, Poems, and Recipes Inspired by the Virgin Islands book by host Danica.

Listing Description

A residential property located in Historic Downtown Christiansted featured in "Henry Morton: St. Croix, St. Thomas, St. John: Danish West Indian sketchbook and diary 1843-44." as well as the property owner's great-grandmother resided there during the 1950's.

The Apartment

Guests stay downstairs in a newly remodeled comfy studio apartment with private access, patio, and parking. The studio was formerly Danica's artist studio. Request accommodations to sleep comfortably in one king-sized or two twin-sized beds before arrival. The studio boasts clean linens, towels, beach towels, blackout curtains, a simple entry, cool A/C, Wi-Fi, Roku TV (including HULU, Amazon Prime, and Sling TV) modern kitchenette.

Guest access

Cozy Patio-front downstairs area, patio for eating, and laughing.

Cozy Rooster Parking- designated parking space is available beside the property.

Host or co-host greet guests for check-in. However, a lockbox is located on the Cozy Patio for guest check-out. Please email flight information and arrival time at least 24 hours before, following the lockbox code will be shared.

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