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Get Away from it All on Rum Cay Bahamas

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Last updated: 01/27/2014

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  • Minimum stay:1-2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

This is a great 2 bedroom home on one of the most beautiful and secluded islands in the Bahamas. The native population of Rum Cay is about 75 with a dozen or so vacations houses so if you're looking for casinos and night clubs you may want to look for something in Nassau. If you're looking for a peaceful secluded place to really get away from it all this is the place for you.

For a long time Rum Cay was off the beaten path and only visited by the lucky few (mostly private pilots and sailors). Today thanks to a new airport that can accommodate large aircraft and weekly commercial flights, this unspoiled jewel of the Bahamas is accessible to all.

This 2 bedroom homes has 2 twin beds in each bedroom that can be pushed together to make double beds when needed. This home is perfect for 2 couples, or a family.

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Property Type

  • 1 story
  • Cottage
  • 1000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Smoking Allowed:

    Smoking Allowed outside on deck ONLY...moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

  • Bedroom 1: 2 twin/ single

    Can be put together to make a king...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

    can be put together to make a king...moreless

  • Each Bedroom has 2 twin Beds that can easily be put together to make king sized beds for couples or kept apart for singles. Bedrooms do have air conditioners....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom with shower

Other Amenities

  • At this time Rum Cay has just a small population and is truly the unspoiled jewel of the Bahamas. At night (thanks to very little light pollution) the stars shine like not place we have ever seen, it is like riding on a space ship. Rum Cay has all the modern amenities (commercial power, phone system. Internet, and runway that accommodates commercial traffic) that bring development, come and visit this island in all its natural beauty before the tourist get here. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Television:

    TV limited to 5 stations from Bahamas and Miami. ...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Marina
  • Reefs
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins

Local Services & Businesses

  • Groceries
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    Beach Access: across small sand road (about 100 yrds) from private white sand beach ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 5 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    AC in Bedrooms ...moreless

  • Internet:

    Wifi available at a couple of places on Rum Cay but not in this house at this time. The wifi at the telephone company is modern and fast....moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Parking is available if you rent a golf cart ...moreless

  • Telephone:

    There is cell service on Rum Cay for ATT and other GSM (sim card) carriers roaming charges may apply. If you have an unlocked phone, prepaid service is cheaper. 4G is available. ...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    If your renting for a long period of time the washing machine at our home can be made available....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils

Outside

  • Bicycles:

    Can be rented as well as golf carts ...moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    snorkeling gear is available: Reef less than 100yrds swim from beach across the street from house. More (Bigger) reef's just off shore less than a mile from house....moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Base Rate
1 night min stay
$200 $225
Fri, Sat
$805 $2,100
Summer
Jun 1 - Aug 31
2 night min stay
$150 $175
Fri, Sat
$700 $1,800
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Additional Fees and Taxes:

NO Hidden fees, a lot of people add on cleaning fee's ect. We don't. The only time you will be charged anything more than published rates is if you seriously damage something.


Notes:

We offer a variety of discounts, AOPA, military, law enforcement ect. We also will give seasonal discounts (summer is our off season), we are open to bartering if you have a vacation rental of your own.

1/2 down to hold reservation full payment a week before you arrive. We take credit cards thru Homeaway, paypal, or you can send us a check. If you cancel a reservation and we re-rent the property we will refund deposit. If you're a responsible adult we don't even as for a security deposit. If renting for students without supervision someone more mature will need to agree to cover any damages.


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Location

3 Miles
Nearest Airport
MYRP (Rum Cay Airport)
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Toby's Bar
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Ocean View Resturant

Car: Not Necessary

Rum Cay is one of the Family Islands of the Bahamas, it is rustic and remote a great place to get away from it all.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1983

About the owner: I am Greg Lambert and I am renting this property for my Parents Earl & Pat Lambert. This home was built by my father in the 1980s. Being a family of pilots we were able to enjoy this island long before commercial flights were available.

Why the Owner Chose Sumner Point:
This is a very comfortable, home with a full kitchen on one of the most pristine beaches in the world.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Pristine, beaches, living reefs, great bone fishing, and most of all privacy.


Contact us

Speaks: english

Links to more information:

 

Photos

  • Conch Horn Cottage

    Conch Horn Cottage

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • somewhere over the rainbow

    somewhere over the rainbow

  • Bedroom

    Bedroom

  • Beautiful Water

    Beautiful Water

  • Unspoiled

    Unspoiled

  • The Marina is not always this full

    The Marina is not always this full

  • Conch Horn's plane all by its self, this was before commercial flights

    Conch Horn's plane all by its self, this was before commercial flights

  • Map of Rum Cay

    Map of Rum Cay

  • Conch Horn Cottage

    Conch Horn Cottage

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Dining Area

    Dining Area

  • Bedroom

    Bedroom

  • beautiful beaches

    beautiful beaches

  • My Brother with dinner on a recent trip

    My Brother with dinner on a recent trip

  • Conch Horn's favorite chair

    Conch Horn's favorite chair

  • Church on Rum Cay

    Church on Rum Cay

$150 - $225 per night (USD)
Minimum stay: 1-2 nights
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  • Sleeps
    6
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Property type
    Cottage
Owner
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within an hour
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 01/27/2014
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