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Spanish Wells - Russell Island, Eleuthera Oceanfront Pink Hibiscus Cottage

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oceanfront access, kayaking in front of cottage

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Last updated: 04/25/2014

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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Spanish Wells cottage description

Spanish Wells - Russell Island, Pink Hibiscus Cottage: Enjoy tropical island tranquility at it's finest! Fully 2-bed, 2 bath oceanfront cottage with all of the amenities to make you comfortable, including: central air, cable tv, internet service, kayak use, and a washer/dryer unit. Home location is a few blocks over the Russell Island bridge that connects to Spanish Wells. From the front porch, view the spectacular sunsets, watch the boats sail by, or bird-watch. Rent a golf cart and explore the Spanish Wells area. Restaurants, grocery stores, souvenir stores, and marina nearby. Wonderful water activities: kayaking, boating, fishing, snorkeling, diving, swimming. Plan a day trip to nearby Harbour Island. Snorkeling or kayaking out front from the Pink Hibiscus is fabulous & the sandy Spanish Wells beach is nearby. We welcome your visit!


Transportation: How to Arrive: The closest airport to Spanish Wells is the North Eleuthera Airport (ELH), in Eleuthera, Bahamas. From the airport, it is about a 10 minute ground taxi ride to get to the Gene's Bay dock, where you will board a 5-minute ferry to Spanish Wells. Inquire about the local service that combines the ground taxi and ferry rate to make your trip easier. Two, Four, & Six Seater Golf Carts can be rented for your stay at the Pink Hibiscus, which is recommended to get around the island for groceries, restaurants, sight-seeing, etc. Once you arrive to Spanish Wells, our local Caretaker will meet you at the dock, and you can ride with the Caretaker, or follow the Caretaker in your rented golf cart a short ride to the Pink Hibiscus Cottage.

The North Eleuthera airport is a small airport, and everything regarding your transportation to Spanish Wells - Russell Island is coordinated well and runs fairly smoothly. We can provide you resources and assist with making your transportation arrangements

The Town of Spanish Wells: Spanish Wells is about a 1 x 3 mile island off the northern coast of Eleuthera. The population is about 1800 inhabitants, and the local Bahamians have prospered here with their lobster fishing. The homes in this village are quaint and colorfully painted.

The town combines modern conveniences with local island charm. There are three grocery stores, about five eateries, a few souvenir shops, a nice marina, and a museum. In the Food Fair Plaza, there is a bank and Internet access shop.

The town has a friendly atmosphere, and many of the locals wave to tourists as they pass by on their golf carts. A golf cart rental is recommended to get around the Russell Island - Spanish Wells area by golf cart to get groceries, go to restaurants, beaches or exploring.

Russell Island near Spanish Wells: Russell Island is about a 4 x 2 mile wide island that connects to the town of Spanish Wells by a small bridge. This area is a little quieter and less crowded than the hustle of the Spanish Wells town. Russell Island has many fruit and palm trees, and you may pass a goat farm on your way to the house. From the Pink Hibiscus Cottage, you have direct ocean access, and you get beautiful views of the Atlantic Ocean and other island cays. This is a great place in front for kayaking and snorkeling. Sandy Spanish Wells beach is only a couple blocks by kayak or the near Pierre Rock. Our Caretaker who is a very knowledgeable fisherman can arrange a snorkel, fishing, or local boating excursion, or perhaps a day trip to the mainland. The Ferry from Nassau comes most daily to Spanish Wells at 10:00 am, and you can grab that ferry for a day trip to Harbour Island (Pink Sands Beach & tourist shops), and return back to Spanish Wells - Russell Island in the afternoon.

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 810 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional

              Suitability

              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Children Welcome

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              Other Amenities

                  • Maximum 4 person occupancy. Minimum of one week rental required. Renter(s) must be at least 21 years of age unless accompanied by a parent or authorized adult at least 21 years old. No pets/No smoking on property policy....moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • DVD Player
                  • Television
                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Radio
                  • CD Player
                  • Books
                  • Books For Adults
                  • Games
                  • Games For Kids

                  Theme

                  • Adventure
                  • Away From It All

                  Attractions

                  • Marina
                  • Museums
                  • Playground
                  • Reefs

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Walking
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Bird Watching

                  local services and businesses

                      • Groceries

                      Location Type

                      • Near The Ocean
                      • Waterfront

                      sports and adventure activities

                      • Snorkeling
                      • Deepsea Fishing
                      • Hiking
                      • Jet Skiing
                      • Pier Fishing
                      • Swimming
                      • Sailing
                      • Cycling
                      • Fishing
                      • Wind-Surfing
                      • Water Skiing
                      • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                      • Surfing

                      catering options

                          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                          Dining

                          • Dining Area
                          • Seating for 4 people

                          forms of payment

                              • Accept Credit Card

                              General

                              • Internet
                              • Iron & Board
                              • Towels Provided
                              • Activities Guide
                              • Alarm Clock
                              • Ceiling Fans
                              • Local Activities Guide
                              • Local Maps
                              • Local Restaurant Guide
                              • Basic Soaps
                              • Toilet Paper
                              • Parking
                              • Telephone
                              • Air Conditioning
                              • Linens Provided
                              • Washing Machine
                              • Clothes Dryer

                              house cleaning

                                  • Housekeeper Optional

                                  Kitchen

                                  • Cooking Utensils
                                  • Coffee Maker
                                  • Toaster
                                  • Refrigerator
                                  • Oven
                                  • Microwave
                                  • Blender
                                  • Stove
                                  • Dishes & Utensils

                                  Outside

                                  • Porch / Veranda
                                  • Walkway To Water
                                  • Bicycles
                                  • Binoculars
                                  • Boat With Paddles
                                  • Small Cooler
                                  • Kayak / Canoe
                                   

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                                  Rental basis: Per property
                                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                                  Year-Round
                                  Dec 1 - Dec 31, 2014
                                  4 night min stay
                                  $175 $175
                                  Fri, Sat, Sun
                                  $1,150 $3,400
                                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                                  Additional information about rental rates

                                  Fees:

                                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
                                  • Tax Rate 10%

                                  Notes:

                                  $1150 week $US, Rental rates are subject to a 10% Bahamian Rental Tax & $300 refundable security deposit.

                                  Minimum 5 night stay pro-rated at weekly rate We will consider a minimum 3 or 4 night stay with a $700 minimum stay, plus 10% tax & security deposit. Xmas New Years 1 week minimum.

                                  One week rental, $1,150 year-round.

                                  Two week rental, $2,100

                                  Three week rental, $2,900

                                  Four week rental, $3,400


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                                  Location

                                  10 Miles
                                  Nearest Airport
                                  North Eleuthera Airport
                                  1 Miles
                                  Nearest Ferry
                                  0.5 Miles
                                  Nearest Beach
                                  beach

                                  Car: Not Necessary

                                  Spanish Wells - Russell Island is located at the northern tip of Eleuthera, Bahamas, only an hour's flight from Miami or Ft Lauderdale or a 20 minute flight from Nassau. From North Eleuthera Airport (ELH), it requires a short drive to Gene's Bay dock, and a 5 minute ferry over to Spanish Wells. There is a local service in Spanish Wells which can be arranged to pick you up at the airport and provided continuous transport by ground taxi & ferry on over to Spanish Wells for a reasonable price. Or, you may take the government ferry which makes daily runs. Once you arrive to Spanish Wells, our Caretaker can meet you and you can pick up your rented golf cart (dockside), and follow our Caretaker a short drive over to the beautiful Russell Island cottage.

                                  Other Activities: boating, kayaking, fishing, swimming, snorkeling.

                                   

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                                  Photos

                                  • oceanfront access, kayaking in front of cottage

                                    oceanfront access, kayaking in front of cottage

                                  • Pink Hibiscus Cottage front

                                    Pink Hibiscus Cottage front

                                  • Living Room

                                    Living Room

                                  • Main Bedroom, Queen Bed

                                    Main Bedroom, Queen Bed

                                  • Relaxing in the Water in front of the home

                                    Relaxing in the Water in front of the home

                                  • Side of Pink Hibiscus House

                                    Side of Pink Hibiscus House

                                  • View of Spanish Wells Homes

                                    View of Spanish Wells Homes

                                  • pink hibiscus flower

                                    pink hibiscus flower

                                  • Porch View of Sea

                                    Porch View of Sea

                                  • front yard

                                    front yard

                                  • Kitchen

                                    Kitchen

                                  • 2nd Bedroom, two twin beds

                                    2nd Bedroom, two twin beds

                                  • Kayaking in front of the house

                                    Kayaking in front of the house

                                  • Spanish Wells Beach nearby

                                    Spanish Wells Beach nearby

                                  • Bohengy Ferry from Nassau & Local Ferry

                                    Bohengy Ferry from Nassau & Local Ferry

                                  $175 per night (USD)
                                  3

                                  2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                                  Sleeps 4

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