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Serendipity Bay, Breathtaking Retreat and Escape on the Stunning East Coast

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Breathtaking Views, a stunning landscape set in a natural paradise.

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Last updated: 12/19/2014
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  • Minimum stay:5-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Carter house description

Sitting on over ten acres of lush farm land lies the house at Serendipity over looks the entire farm land with a panoramic view of the rugged Atlantic coast line immersed with rolling waves and whitewash. With views of Bathsheba, North Point, East Point and Hackleton’s Cliff. Cool breezes, picturesque sun rises and sunsets are a few natural benefits to this property.
In between Martins Bay, which is famous for its fresh fish, and Bathsheba, home of International surfing competitions, there are iconic rum shops and good island food.
The property is a two story house with the upper floor being the accommodation. Styled and designed to give a natural and authentic experience. With varnished floors, colourful artwork and authentic island furniture and fittings. You can awe at the views whilst sitting on a sun lounger on the full wrap around balcony.
With the house located on a farm there are opportunities for several exclusive hikes around the property where you can see produce being grown. Also Hackleton’s cliff which is directly behind, provides an amazing hike to the top where you can be at one of the island's highest points over looking the property and the sea. The gardens around the house have been beautifully landscaped with a large lawn, fruit and coconut trees seemingly everywhere. There are two picnic tables, a bar, and a barbecue available for use.

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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House
  • 1400 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional

              Suitability

              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Considered:

                Pets allowed outdoors and on lower level only...moreless

              • Wheelchair Accessible:

                Wheelchair access only available for lower level...moreless

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 2-5

              • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

                ...moreless

              • Bedroom 2: 1 twin/ single, 1 sleep sofa /futon

                ...moreless

              • House is set up as two studio apartments, with separate access for each level. Kitchen and living room included on both levels....moreless

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              Other Amenities

                  • Services such as the following can be made available upon request: Catering Private Chef Food and Beverage Stocking House Keeping Personal Driver Car Rentals Hair and Beauty Services Personal Trainer...moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Books
                  • Books For Adults
                  • DVD Player
                  • Games
                  • Music Library
                  • Radio
                  • Stereo
                  • Television
                  • Video Library

                  Theme

                  • Adventure
                  • Away From It All
                  • Family
                  • Luxury
                  • Romantic
                  • Sports & Activities
                  • Tourist Attractions

                  Attractions

                  • Bay/Sound
                  • Botanical Garden
                  • Caves
                  • Churches
                  • Forests
                  • Nude Beach
                  • Playground
                  • Rain Forests
                  • Reefs
                  • Restaurants
                  • Ruins
                  • Waterfalls

                  Local Services & Businesses

                  • Babysitter
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Medical Services

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Beachcombing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Eco Tourism
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Paddle Boating
                  • Photography
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Walking

                  Location Type

                  • Beach
                  • Mountain
                  • Near The Ocean
                  • Rural
                  • Waterfront

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Fishing
                  • Hiking
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Mountaineering
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Sailing
                  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                  • Snorkeling
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Surf Fishing
                  • Surfing
                  • Swimming
                  • Wind-Surfing

                  Dining

                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 4 people

                  General

                  • Air Conditioning
                  • Basic Soaps
                  • Ceiling Fans
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Internet
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Living Room
                  • Local Maps
                  • Parking
                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Sofa Bed
                  • Telephone:

                    Must provide your own SIM...moreless

                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wood Stove:

                    Built in outdoor BBQ...moreless

                  Kitchen

                  • 4 Ring Stove
                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Freezer
                  • Grill
                  • Kitchen
                  • Kitchenette
                  • Microwave
                  • Mini Refrigerator
                  • Oven
                  • Pantry Items
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Balcony
                  • Barbecue
                  • Beach Chairs
                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Lawn / Garden
                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Patio
                  • Porch / Veranda
                  • Terrace
                  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda

                  House Cleaning

                      • Housekeeper Optional

                      Property Descriptor

                          • Detached
                           

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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          Carnival
                          Jul 28 - Aug 9, 2015
                          7 night min stay
                          £200
                          My Standard Rate
                          5 night min stay
                          £100

                          Rates are based on 2 guests; add £25 per night, per additional guest


                          Additional information about rental rates

                          Fees:

                          • Payment fee £29
                          • Refundable Damage Deposit £135
                          • Per Adult over two, per person, per night £25
                          • Taxes Not included

                          Notes:

                          25% down payment on booking; balance four weeks prior to check in .

                          Off Season rates available: April-November. Please inquire.

                          Discounted rate for a rental period of over 14 nights. Please inquire.

                          Arrangements can be made for airport pickup.

                          Rental car can be delivered to property, if required.

                          Extra maid service during stay can be arranged.


                          Cancellation policy:

                          Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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                          Calendar

                          Last updated: 12/19/2014
                          Check availability
                          23 Available
                          21 Unavailable
                          22 Today
                          23 Selected dates
                           

                          Location

                          10 Kilometres
                          Nearest Airport
                          Grantley Adams
                          25 Kilometres
                          Nearest Ferry
                          Bridgetown
                          5 Kilometres
                          Nearest Beach
                          Bathsheba

                          Car: Necessary

                          Sitting on over ten acres of lush farm land, lies the house at Serendipity which over looks the entire farm land with a panoramic view of the rugged Atlantic coast line immersed with rolling waves and whitewash; with views of Bathsheba, North Point, East Point and Hackleton’s Cliff. Cool breezes, picturesque sun rises and sunsets are a few natural benefits to this property.

                          In between Martins Bay, which is famous for its fresh fish, and Bathsheba, home of International surfing competitions, there are iconic rum shops and good island food.

                          The property is a two story house with the upper floor being the accommodation. Styled and designed to give a natural and authentic experience. With varnished floors, colourful artwork and authentic island furniture and fittings. You can awe at the views whilst sitting on a sun lounger on the full wrap around balcony.

                          With the house located on a farm there are opportunities for several exclusive hikes around the property where you can see produce being grown. Also Hackleton’s cliff which is directly behind, provides an amazing hike to the top where you can be at one of the island's highest points over looking the property and the sea.

                          The gardens around the house have been beautifully landscaped with a large lawn, fruit and coconut trees seemingly everywhere. There are two picnic tables, a bar, and a barbecue available for use.

                           

                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 2006

                          About the owner: I have three beautiful children and a long Barbadian ancestry. We frequently visited the island through the years of the children's early childhood and enjoyed every minute of it. We never wanted leave! In 2004 we returned again, but for my father's funeral and simply didn't have the heart to leave. The country, the people, Barbados held so many cherished memories; it was our home away from home. So, I made the decision to make this beautiful island our new permanent home. The transition for the entire family was so smooth, I knew I had made the right decision. Sometimes, a little sea, sun and sand is all you are missing in your life. And this is what we found in Barbados.

                          Why the Owner Chose Carter:
                          I have a love of the open air; without clutter and concrete, and as far away from pollution as possible. Living in the city unfortunately, made this quite hard, so I went seeking a place to get away; to enjoy nature to its full potential. I searched for months on end for my ideal getaway, but came up empty handed. One day, I was driving my kids to the beach down the east coast and took a wrong turn somewhere along the way. We wound up on the top of a hill that overlooked all the coast. It was absolutely breath taking. We got out of the car and just took in the view for several minutes completely astonished at the discovery we had made. It was everything I hoped for and was looking for in a weekend getaway location. It sat on 10 acres of land, it had an exquisite view, and it was so lush and beautifully green. I knew this was the one. And so I named it Serendipity- the occurrence and development of great things by chance.

                          The Unique Benefits at this House:
                          Secluded Location- Serendipity Bay offers you all the privacy and security you need. And what’s more is that our location gives you the opportunity to be away from the horror of excessive traffic and noise pollution. Distance to City- The distance from our country house to our heart-warming, friendly neighbouring and historical city are quite close. In addition to having your own personal driver or our incredible car rental services, our island’s transport system is quite efficient, therefore if you’re traveling by bus, bus stops to and from the city are easy to find and so are our bus stations. So when you’re either touring or shopping, you will be sure to get there, smoothly quickly. Breath Taking Views- Where ever you turn, there’s always a marvelous view to behold. You are able to view the North, South, East and West from our lovely location.


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                          • Breathtaking Views, a stunning landscape set in a natural paradise.

                            Breathtaking Views, a stunning landscape set in a natural paradise.

                          • Upstairs: Bedroom 1

                            Upstairs: Bedroom 1

                          • Downstairs: Kitchen/ Living

                            Downstairs: Kitchen/ Living

                          • Upstairs: Bathroom

                            Upstairs: Bathroom

                          • Upstairs: Kitchen/ Living

                            Upstairs: Kitchen/ Living

                          • Downstairs: Kitchen/ Living

                            Downstairs: Kitchen/ Living

                          £100 - £200 per night (GBP)
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                          2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 5

                          View calendar: Updated 12/19/14
                          Minimum stay: 5-7 nights
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                          Member since: 2013
                          Speaks: english
                          • Calendar last updated: 12/19/2014
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