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Outstanding, Contemporary Waterfront Home with Panoramic Island Views

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Pristine, white sand beach, spacious decks on three levels, spectacular views

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Last updated: 06/05/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Hopetown house description

Topside is a stunning seaside home located on Elbow Cay's exclusive North End -- just 10 minutes by golf cart, boat or bike to Hope Town's 18th century settlement and famous candy-striped lighthouse. A great place for relaxation and renewal, the house overlooks sparkling turquoise water and a pristine white sand beach, attracting returning guests year after year. Wrap-around decks and water views are accessible from every room. A rooftop sky deck is perfect for sunbathing and stargazing -- affording a 360 degree panoramic view of 20 islands, barrier reefs, and the historic 1864 lighthouse. House rental comes with wireless internet, central air conditioning, gourmet kitchen, automatic generator, satellite TV. Golf cart available for rent through Elbow Cay Cart Rentals or elsewhere. Convenient access to North End community dock for optional guest boat rental as well as to Atlantic Ocean beaches for beachcombing, swimming and snorkeling. Delightful year-round, Topside welcomes guests to a special island retreat amidst exceptional natural beauty. Sorry, house is simply not suitable for children.

Property Type

  • House
  • 1900 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Not Suitable For Children
          • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6

          • Bedroom 1: 1 king

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          • Bedroom 2: 1 king

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          • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

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          • Two nearly identical master bedroom/bath suites, both with king-size beds, are located at either end of the main level, affording maximum separation and privacy. Bedrooms and bathrooms offer direct access to the main deck overlooking beautiful seaside views. A third bedroom with two twin beds and a half-bath is located in the bay-windowed 'tower'on the second level. This upper bedroom enjoys picturesque views of the lighthouse and neighboring islands. Convenient to all bedrooms is a central stair connecting both levels and rising 'topside' to the upper 'sky deck'. Located 40 feet above the water, the sky deck affords commanding 360 degree views of water, reefs and islands....moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

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          • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

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          • Bathroom 3: toilet

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          • The upper bedroom has a half-bath (no shower or tub). There is also a convenient outdoor shower with hot and cold water and a wooden privacy screen located on the lower deck, handy to Topside's white sandy beach....moreless

          Other Amenities

              • Indoor dining table accommodates 6 Outdoor dining table accommodates 4 Ample built-in seating on main deck Outdoor chairs, rockers, chaise lounges on main deck; chairs on sky deck There is also an automatic generator that will come on immediately, should there be a power outage, which happens occasionally but not frequently. Golf carts are available for rental through Elbow Cay Cart Rentals. Carts can be driven to the north edge of town, but not through town. Most restaurants on the south side of town will pick you up at the south edge of town, so getting around the island is easy. ...moreless

              Entertainment

              • DVD Player
              • Books
              • Books For Adults
              • Games
              • Games For Kids
              • Music Library
              • Video Library
              • Television
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Radio
              • Stereo
              • CD Player

              Theme

                  • Away From It All

                  Attractions

                  • Reefs
                  • Churches
                  • Library
                  • Marina
                  • Museums
                  • Restaurants

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Beachcombing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Eco Tourism
                  • Walking
                  • Sight Seeing

                  local services and businesses

                  • Groceries
                  • Medical Services

                  Location Type

                  • Beach
                  • Near The Ocean

                  sports and adventure activities

                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Fishing
                  • Sailing
                  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                  • Swimming
                  • Cycling
                  • Snorkeling

                  catering options

                      • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                      Dining

                      • Dining Area
                      • Seating for 6 people

                      General

                      • Garage
                      • Internet
                      • Towels Provided
                      • Wireless Internet
                      • Iron & Board
                      • Ceiling Fans
                      • Filtered Water
                      • Hair Dryer
                      • Local Activities Guide
                      • Local Restaurant Guide
                      • Shampoo
                      • Basic Soaps
                      • Telephone
                      • Air Conditioning
                      • Linens Provided

                      Kitchen

                      • Dishwasher
                      • Refrigerator
                      • Freezer
                      • Oven
                      • Microwave
                      • Blender
                      • Ice Maker
                      • Lobster Pot
                      • Pantry Items
                      • Stove
                      • Gourmet Kitchen
                      • Coffee Maker
                      • Toaster
                      • Grill
                      • Cooking Utensils

                      Outside

                      • Lawn / Garden
                      • Terrace
                      • Bicycles
                      • Outdoor Grill
                      • Beach Chairs
                      • Beach Towels
                      • Binoculars
                      • Wood Deck
                      • Boat Dock
                      • Outdoor Grill Gas
                      • Patio
                      • Walkway To Water
                       

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Rental rates quoted in: $
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Year-round (non-holiday)
                      Mar 1 - Jul 1, 2014
                      7 night min stay

                      $3,500

                      Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency ($) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.


                      Additional information about rental rates:

                      $3200-$4500 USD
                      1-2 people: 3200/week; 3-4 people: 3500/week; 5-6 people: 4500/week (year-round, non-holiday rates) Add 10% for weeks including New Year's Eve, Easter, Fourth of July, Thanksgiving or Christmas. Plus 10% Bahamian tax on all rentals. We only accept personal checks. A 50% deposit is required at time of booking, with balance plus 10% tax payable 60 days before arrival. Deposit is fully refundable, less $100 cancellation fee, for cancellations made within 120 days prior to arrival. For later cancellations, deposits are refundable, less $100 fee, providing we are able to re-rent the time cancelled.

                      Fees and Taxes:

                      • Tax Rate 10%

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                      Last updated: 06/05/2014
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                      Location

                      Car: Not Necessary

                      The Abacos is a water lovers' paradise, offering ideal conditions for boating, fishing, swimming, snorkeling, birding, exploring, or simply relaxing.

                       

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                      Speaks: english

                       

                      Photos

                      • Pristine, white sand beach, spacious decks on three levels, spectacular views

                        Pristine, white sand beach, spacious decks on three levels, spectacular views

                      • The main deck faces west, with white sandy beach below

                        The main deck faces west, with white sandy beach below

                      • Topside's white sandy beach

                        Topside's white sandy beach

                      • Lush tropical gardens attract hummingbirds

                        Lush tropical gardens attract hummingbirds

                      • The bright and well equiped kitchen is a cook's delight

                        The bright and well equiped kitchen is a cook's delight

                      • Upper tower room, with 2 twin beds, a half bath, and view of the lighthouse

                        Upper tower room, with 2 twin beds, a half bath, and view of the lighthouse

                      • Sailing off the North End (Topside at left end)

                        Sailing off the North End (Topside at left end)

                      • Potted desert rose in full bloom

                        Potted desert rose in full bloom

                      • Hibiscus

                        Hibiscus

                      • Main deck

                        Main deck

                      • Stairs leading down to the beach

                        Stairs leading down to the beach

                      • Direct sunset views from every room

                        Direct sunset views from every room

                      • The main deck is superb for sunset viewing, star gazing, lounging, and dining

                        The main deck is superb for sunset viewing, star gazing, lounging, and dining

                      • View of Topside from the Sea of Abaco

                        View of Topside from the Sea of Abaco

                      • Expansive decks with seating off every room

                        Expansive decks with seating off every room

                      • Open living, dining and kitchen areas create feeling of spaciousness

                        Open living, dining and kitchen areas create feeling of spaciousness

                      • 2 Bedrooms, each with King beds, have great views of the passing seaside scene

                        2 Bedrooms, each with King beds, have great views of the passing seaside scene

                      • Hope Town Settlement, harbor, and the North End. Topside visible in the distance

                        Hope Town Settlement, harbor, and the North End. Topside visible in the distance

                      • Nightfall is a wondrous time at Topside

                        Nightfall is a wondrous time at Topside

                      • The east lawn and garden, newly planted in early 2014

                        The east lawn and garden, newly planted in early 2014

                      • Front entrance

                        Front entrance

                      • Sky deck with 360 degree views of out islands and historic lighthouse

                        Sky deck with 360 degree views of out islands and historic lighthouse

                      • Sunset on the deck

                        Sunset on the deck

                      • Many shades of blue

                        Many shades of blue

                      5

                      3 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 6

                      View calendar: Updated 06/05/14
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                      Speaks: english
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