Ocean Beach Front - in the Settlement of Guana Cay
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- Minimum stay:3 nights
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
Great Guana Cay apartment description
Relax to the Waves at this Oceanfront Getaway located right on the beach in the Settlement of Guana Cay. Guana Cay offers gorgeous beaches, great people, good times. And Dolphin View House will help you get the most out of your vacation.
In this charming two-bedroom, two-bathroom cottage, you’re surrounded by island life — literally. Mounted fish and other sea creatures dot the walls (there’s even a boar!). In fact, a lot of thought has gone into the decorations in our little piece of paradise — we want every bit of your vacation to feel like vacation, from the moment you wake up, to the time you fall a sleep. And a lot of that is in the details. The cottage is full of island art, like sea glass lamps and paintings. The cypress interior underscore the island feel.
We offer high speed wireless Internet and Direct TV by satellite, so you can stay in touch with the outside world if you want to.
Dolphin View House is nestled on a large property with three more apartments in two houses — so if you’re coming with friends or family, it’s a great way to enjoy time together, but maintain privacy.
Relax in the outdoor seating area under a thatched umbrella, cook up delicious meals on the grill. There are plenty of shared spaces, but the large ocean front deck is private - only for you.
Walk down the sand dune and you’re on one of the most beautiful beaches in the Bahamas. Miles and miles of white sand. Build a sand castle, collect shells or sea glass and swim, snorkel and explore the reefs. Kick it up for a notch and catch a wave, or go for a run on the beach right at your doorstep. Hungry? Thirsty? Walk on the dune to the famous Nipper's Beach Bar and Grill. Or, walk just about anywhere else in the settlement, too: Dolphin View House is incredibly central — just a two-minute walk to the settlement and less than a 10-minute walk to the grocery or liquor stores, or to the other bars and restaurants on the island. You’re so close to everything — but yet private! There is a private road leading to the property, so you are secluded.
Since you’re close to just about everything, you really don’t need to rent a golf cart. But, if you choose to, the rental location is close. Maybe you would like to rent bikes to explore Guana Cay at a slower pace.
Fly into Marsh Harbour (MHH), take an eight-minute taxi ride to the ferry terminal and then a short 35-minute ferry ride to Great Guana Cay. Make sure you check the schedules before you book your flight — there are several ferries each day, but the times change seasonally (In high season, the last one leaves Marsh Harbour at 5:45 p.m.). When you arrive, we’ll pick you up from the ferry dock and help you get settled into your vacation home.
After that, how you enjoy our island is up to you: But whatever you do, we’re convinced you’ll love it here.
Keywords: Apartment on the beach, Beach Cottage, Stunning beach view, Great Guana Cay, Charming cottage, mounted fish
- On floor 2
- 1200 sq. ft.
- 2 story
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Pets Not Allowed
- Non Smoking Only
- Children Welcome
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6
- King size beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Bathrooms: 0 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- One toilet for each bedroom, and one shower between the bathrooms.
Kitchen & Dining
- Dishes & Utensils
- Coffee Maker
- Towels Provided
- Living Room seats 6
- Hair Dryer
- Clothes Dryer
- Air Conditioning
- Linens Provided
- Washing Machine
- Satellite / Cable
- Wireless Internet
- Broadband Access
- Kayak / Canoe:
- Garden Chairs:
- Beach Chairs:
- Deck / Patio
- Lawn / Garden
- Outdoor Grill
- Sports & Activities
- Away From It All
Location & View
- Not Necessary
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Surf Fishing
- Roller Blading
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Bird Watching
- Massage Therapist
- Deepsea Fishing
- Sight Seeing
- Great Guana Cay is approximately seven miles long with a spectacular beach on the ocean side that offers wonderful swimming, snorkeling and beach combing. There is excellent fishing on the reefs and offshore. Guana Cay is where you come if you’re looking for peace and quiet. Walk the several miles long beach where you see only a few people, or snorkel, swim or scuba dive. You can rent a bicycle or a golf cart to get around, but you can walk everywhere from the cottage. Guana Cay has many restaurants and bars, souvenir stores, a grocery store, a liquor store, a drug store, and a brand new lunch restaurant next to the ferry dock. WHAT TO DO IN GUANA CAY Snorkeling, boating, fishing Scuba diving, spear fishing Swimming in pools, sea or ocean Suntanning & Relaxing Beach combing for shell and sea glass Bicycling, hiking or kayaking Partying, dining and drinking...moreless
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My husband and I stayed for a week at this location. Awesome view and really relalxing. Great porch to just sit and read in a rocking chair and gaze at the most beautiful beach I have ever seen. The house is decorated so tropical, from fish to nautical. Very interesting art work all over the house. Great kitchen to use but lots of great restaurants to eat at within walking distance. Great property with a very peaceful setting.
- Guest Lynn (Asheville, NC)
- Date of stay 08/05/13
- Review Submitted 01/25/14
Recommended for: Girls getaway, sightseeing, adventure seekers, romantic getaway, age 55+, families with teenagers, tourists without a car.
Owner response: Thank you! Yes, this is our most beautiful rental unit, right on the beach. I am so glad you liked it. Welcome back! Unni Roberts, Caretaker
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- Nearest Beach: beach at 10 Metres
- Nearest Barpub: Nipper's Beach Bar & Restaurant at 200 Metres
- Nearest Restaurant: Nipper's Beach Bar & Restaurant at 200 Metres
Year Purchased: 1995
Why the Owner Chose Great Guana Cay:
I loved Great Guana Cay immediately because it was so great for sailing. I went sailing a lot with my kids and friends.
The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
The view to the ocean is superb and truly unique.
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Dolphin View House - Located directly on the Atlantic Ocean Beach
Porch on the ocean side with magnificent view
View from the porch, including terrace with seating area.
Rare antique marine details. Sea glass lamp.
Living room with futon and mattresses for extra sleeping area. TV and Internet
Bedroom with king size bed and lots of storage
One of the two bathrooms, with a large shower between the two
Large handmade tropical mural covering the front of the kitchen bar
Large veranda at the back, with beautiful view over garden. Private grill.
Beach stairs down to beach
Stunning 180 degree view from the front porch overlooking the Atlantic Ocean
Kitchen fully equipped with all appliances and a large stove
Dining area next to kitchen, overlooking the Atlantic Ocean
Well equipped kitchen with Microwave, ice machine, toaster and coffee machine
Bedroom with two twin beds, with hand painted head boards overlooking the ocean.
A spectacular selection of mounted fish (and a boar) covering the walls
Sitting area in the garden with two grills
Private beach stairs
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Date last modified - Monday, February 17, 2014
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