'Urickea'   -   It's Exactly What You Need!

With the commencement of air access to St. Helena and the Island's international airport fully operational and coupled with the continued service by the Island's one & only royal mail ship "The RMS St.Helena", we are now taking bookings for this Self Catering Accomodation, located in the lower part of Jamestown; is 'The Perfect Getaway' for short or longer stays on the Island

'URICKEA' is a spacious two storey, detached family holiday home. Refurbished to a very high standard and very well equipped with all modern facilities; very comfortable to live in. 


Well located in the lower part of town, situated off the famous, Napoleon Street, is ideal & very  convenient for shopping, the Bank, Internet provider's cafe, travel & tourist offices, the market, the Church, the Police, the museum, the seafront coffee house, serving breakfast & fresh St.Helenian coffee, town bars, cafes & restaurants, seafront swimming pool and the most popular seafront Donnz Bar;


Urickea is only a short walking distance from the sea front with Jacob's ladder consisting of 699 steps, each an 11 inch rise, is in sight if you care to venture a climb!

The property features:

3  bedrooms sleeping up to 6 people.  

Off road parking for vehicles.

The property has ground and first floor verandas.

An enclosed patio area

All bed linen provided 

Non smoking, no pets, no children under 15


LOUNGE: comfortably furnished with a sofa, armchairs, footstool, TV, DVD, Radio/CD player. There is a selection of reading material and board games which you are welcome to use during your stay; the front door leads to the veranda; There is an information and visitors folder available for your perusal.  

DINING ROOM: furnished with a large dining table & chairs seating 6 adults comfortably. Dresser/storage cupboard space. A comfortable easy chair is provided near the telephone point.

KITCHEN: well equipped, including electric double oven cooker, refridgerator, freezer, microwave, electric kettle and toaster. The rear door leads to the patio.

PATIO:  enclosed area with outdoor table & chairs for your use.

STAIRS TO LANDING: gives access to all bedrooms, bathroom & upstairs veranda.

                                                FIRST FLOOR

BEDROOM 1: is the master bedroom - a spacious, lovely bedroom, very comfortable, furnished with a pine double bed, bedside cabinets, wardrobe, dresser & two easy chairs. Here you can sit & have some quiet time, relax with a coffee or simply catch up on your reading.  Windows overlook the side & private 'woodlands' including local mango trees to the rear of the property.

BEDROOM 2: to the front of the property, furnished with 2 full size single pine beds, bedside cabinets, wardrobe & dresser, timbered flooring.

BEDROOM 3: has 2 full size single pine beds, bedside cabinets & combination wardrobe/dresser. This room is at the rear of the property & overlooks private woodlands to include local mango trees; has timbered flooring.  

BATHROOM: a very spacious bathroom (12ft x 8ft) consists of a bath, toilet, seperate shower cubicle & wash hand basin. Running hot water provided by solar panel heating with a backup emersion.

VERANDA:  1st floor level - aligning the entire frontage of the property; timbered flooring with chairs providing that little extra comfort to relax, whether you are having afternoon tea or just sipping that fabulous gin & tonic! Its exactly what you you need - perfect! There is also a ground floor level veranda leading from the lounge.

LONG TERM RENTAL: 6 months or more available to rent for £550.00 per month, plus utility bills. Please check with the owner by email or phone for availibility and tenancy. So if you are planning a long holiday or stay or simply looking for accommodation long term, please contact the owner for more details.

MEDIUM TERM: minimium rental 3 months. Rental charges are £550.00 per month plus bills. Deposit 25% to secure rental. Contact the owner for more details.

(Note: for medium and long term rentals - electricity, water, telephone, Internet broadband require named account set up with local suppliers. The house agent will assist you with this.




Rental cost @ £85.00 per night.

inclusive of electricity, water, local phone calls, TV, airport meet & greet transfers.

Internet service is an additional cost; please enquire at time of booking with the owner if you wish to have this service during your stay.


The property accommodates and sleeps up to 6 people comfortably, with fresh laundered bedlinen provided.

'Urickea' boasts of being very well equipped for self catering.



A surcharge of £30 per person per night for a large group (4 or more)








Inventory Deposit of £100  is refunded within 14 days of departure pending property inspection for breakages/damages/repairs/unpaid bills. Reasonable wear & tear excluded. Terms & Conditions for renting apply.


Cancellation Fees:

56 days or more = 15%

55 - 46 days = 40%

45 - 26 days =55%

25 - 14 days = 74%

13 - 7 days = 90%

less than 6 days = 100%



If you require internet service during your stay at Urickea please let the owner know at time of booking. There is an additional cost for this. There are three differnet packages available from the supplier. You will need to register and complete a form at the provider's offices in the town on arrival with details of your laptop/pc operating system upon registration. More info on provider's website www.suresouthatlantic.com




Urickea has an appointed agent on the Island who will assist & deal with any queries during your stay and will be be your first port of call.


House phone will only receive incoming local & international calls. Outgoing LOCAL calls only can be made.  


If there is anything else you require during your stay please do let the owner know and he will assist to help make your stay enjoyable!


Accomodation transfers on arrival/departures - to and from the Island's airport or quayside are pre-arranged and with compliments of the proprietor.





SMOKING is not permitted on the premises, to include the grounds.

Sorry PETS are not allowed.

Sorry no children under 15 years.    

Only those persons listed on the booking form may occupy the property.

Regretably the property is not accessable or suitable for persons using wheelchairs or who are unable to negoiate the internal stairs to the 1st floor.


A 25% - non returnable deposit of the rental cost is required within 2 days of booking to secure a reservation. Balance & inventory payments to be paid 90 working days prior to arrival. Terms & Conditions for rental apply and will be sent to you with the booking form.

CONTACT for bookings/availibility/enquries: Patrick Thomas,

Owner & Managing Director of Urickea Self Catering Rentals


By phone: +44 (0)7496 013 605

best by E-mail:  jackyandpat@hotmail.com