Feedback

VRBO is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 1 million listings. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. We’re committed to helping families and friends find a perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together. Learn More

10-Acre Beachfront Estate with Boat Dock and Heated Pool

You sent a message to this manager.

Calendar

Last updated: 06/26/2015
Check availability
23 Available
24 Available check-in
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Welcome to Bonefish Bay, a private beachfront estate on ten acres with a heated oceanfront pool and a deep-water boat dock and boat ramp. Bonefish Bay is secluded, but located less than two miles from the village of Governors Harbour, with its stores, restaurants, banks, and services. Bonefish Bay has over 4000 square feet of living space, including a private guest cottage. An abundance of glass provides extensive and unobstructed beach, ocean, and sunset views from every major room. A short set of stone steps takes you down to your small and private beach, perfect for wading and swimming. The estate’s waters are teeming with marine life and offer excellent snorkeling, swimming, and fishing.

The elegant Spanish Colonial main house features a large living room with a wall of glass looking out over the ocean. The modern kitchen, with a beautiful ocean view, features granite throughout and is fully equipped with a gas range and oven, refrigerator, dishwasher, microwave, and separate laundry room with washer and dryer. The spacious kitchen has bar-chair seating for four, looking out at the ocean. There is also a large separate dining room.

The stunning master bedroom suite, furnished with a king bed, has a a private patio and a direct ocean view through a wall of glass. It is connected to a master bath where you can enjoy ocean views while you luxuriate in the jacuzzi tub or glass-enclosed shower. One guest bedroom, with queen bed, has direct ocean views; the other has a double bed and a garden view, with an indirect ocean view. The three main bedrooms have full en suite bathrooms. The fourth bedroom, a converted den, has a double bed and a half bath which also serves the living areas. The living room and dining room are also equipped with a sofa beds. The house features a separate, fully equipped office with a desk and lovely ocean views through a large sliding glass door.

If you like to take in the sea breeze or bask in the sun, you’ll love the grand patio, just off the living room, with its beautiful ocean and sunset views. The patio is elegantly furnished with a wrought-iron dining set for outdoor dining, as well as a lounge area with an outdoor sofa and chairs. It is equipped with a gas grill for outdoor cooking. The kitchen and two bedrooms have smaller private patios.

The Guest Cottage, which houses the fifth bedroom, offers direct ocean views and is separated from the main house for extra privacy. It has a queen bed and a full bath. It also has an oceanfront patio, a particularly delightful spot. It's available for an extra charge. If you choose not to use the Guest Cottage, it will remain empty during your stay. It will not be rented to another guest.

The private boat dock is located beside the guest cottage. Step onto your boat and enjoy spectacular fishing, diving, and cruising on some the hemisphere’s most beautiful waters. If you don’t choose to bring your own boat, we can arrange a boat rental for you. The estate also features a full-size boat ramp and a waterfront gazebo. In addition to its private beach, Bonefish Bay has 1000’ of frontage along a private peninsula with excellent snorkeling, fishing, and exploring by land or sea.

Bonefish Bay is fully equipped with central air, high speed internet, WIFI and Ipod dock. There is a flatscreen cable TV in the living room with Apple TV and a flat-screen TV with a DVD player and Apple TV in the master bedroom. For outdoor use, there is a gas grill, beach chairs, and two sea kayaks for exploring and viewing the sealife. The house is supplied with a crib, children’s books and DVD movies, games, beach toys, and inflatable floats. Beach chairs, umbrellas, and beach towels are provided. Just bring your toothbrush and a change of clothes!

The town of Governors Harbour, a mile away, has a charming collection of 19th century homes and churches overlooking its historic harbor. Buy fresh fish and lobster every afternoon from fisherman at the town dock, or visit the recently restored Haynes Library, which dates from 1897, for the weekly coffee hour for foreign residents and tourists. Governors Harbour has grocery stores, restaurants, liquor stores, two banks with ATMs, a bakery, gift shops, a dive shop, and a medical clinic. Friday Night Fish Fry in Governors Harbour, a street/beach party that brings together all the tourists and locals with food, drink, and dancing in the street, is not to be missed.

The island of Eleuthera is famous for its 100 miles of spectacular, deserted beaches. The island, home to just 8000 residents, is completely safe any time of the day or night. Enjoy the rare experience of picking up hitch-hikers and leaving your keys in the car wherever you go. The snorkeling, diving, and fishing on the island are world class. Boating, surfing, and other water sports are also popular. There is excellent sightseeing as well. Eleuthera has vast caves, cliffs, a bottomless ocean hole, many unique beaches, historic churches and 19th century homes, and small villages to explore. We hope you will enjoy our Bonefish Bay Estate, and experience all our island has to offer.

Why VRBO

We offer vacation rentals for every budget

Choose from a wide variety of properties

No booking fees

Free to book with no hidden costs

We help you travel with confidence

Every listing is guaranteed against fraud

Experienced property owners or managers

Average five years in the business

Property Type

  • Estate
  • 4000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Groups
  • Singles
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 10-12

  • Master Bedroom: 1 king

    Ensuite bath...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    Ensuite bath...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 double

    Ensuite bath...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 double

    Ensuite half bath...moreless

  • Dining Room: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    ...moreless

  • Living Room: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    ...moreless

  • Guest Cottage, Bedroom 5: 1 queen

    Ensuite bath. Guest Cottage extra charge....moreless

  • In addition to the five bedrooms, the living room and dining room have sofa beds. The house also has a crib....moreless

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Deck/patio, Gazebo, Boat dock, Boat ramp, Two sea kayaks Bonefish Bay is fully equipped with central air, high speed internet, WIFI, Ipod dock, and cable TV’s in the living room and three bedrooms. There is a back-up generator in case of a power outage. For outdoor use, there is a gas grill, beach chairs, and two sea kayaks for exploring and viewing the sealife. The house is supplied with a crib, children’s DVD movies, games, books, beach toys, and inflatable floats. Beach chairs and beach towels are provided. Just bring your toothbrush and a change of clothes!...moreless

Entertainment

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

    There is one cable TV and one Apple TV...moreless

  • Television:

    Cable TV with DVD...moreless

  • Toys
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Family

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Bay/Sound
  • Caves
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Duty Free Shops
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Reefs
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Beachfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Spelunking
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Ducted Cooling
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Study Room
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

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

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Boat:

    OPTIONAL. We can arrange for a boat rental....moreless

  • Boat Dock
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo
  • Kayak / Canoe:

    House comes with 2 kayaks....moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Porch Furniture
  • Tennis:

    Available nearby....moreless

  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway To Water
  • Yard

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Jacuzzi
  • Private Pool
  • Jetted Tub

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.9
from 9 traveler reviews
Loading...
 
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Mid Summer
Jun 6 - Aug 15, 2015
7 night min stay

$4,450

Rates are based on 8 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

Late Summer
Aug 16 - Aug 31, 2015
7 night min stay

$3,950

Rates are based on 8 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

Fall
Sep 1 - Nov 20, 2015
7 night min stay

$3,950

Rates are based on 8 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

Thanksgiving
Nov 21 - Nov 28, 2015
7 night min stay

$4,450

Rates are based on 8 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

December
Nov 29 - Dec 18, 2015
7 night min stay

$3,950

Rates are based on 8 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

Holiday
Dec 19 - Jan 3, 2016
7 night min stay

$7,450

Rates are based on 8 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

Winter
Jan 4 - Feb 12, 2016
7 night min stay

$4,250

Rates are based on 8 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

Spring
Feb 13 - Apr 23, 2016
7 night min stay

$4,950

Rates are based on 8 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

Early Summer
Apr 24 - Jun 3, 2016
7 night min stay

$3,950

Rates are based on 8 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

$3950 to $7450 plus tax

Rates are for up to 8 guests and do not include guest cottage.

To include guest cottage (and/or for up to 10 guests) add $700 per week. If you don't need the guest cottage, we will leave it empty. We will not rent it to anyone else.

For more than 10 guests, add $400/week per additional guest. Babies under 2 at free.

Security deposit: $500


Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting manager when booking.


Please wait... Pay with confidence

Paying through this free service protects your payment up to $10,000 against listing fraud. If you are not paying through HomeAway Payments always call the owner at the number listed on our website and never use instant money transfer services such as Western Union and MoneyGram.


Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now

Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection, Carefree Rental Guarantee, and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.

Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.
 

Calendar

Last updated: 06/26/2015
Check availability
23 Available
24 Available check-in
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
 

Location

7 Miles
Nearest Airport
Governors Harbour Airport (GHB)
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
The Buccaneer, 1 mile; Sky Beach Club 2 miles
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Da Perk
20 Metres
Nearest Beach
Balara Bay Beach

Car: Necessary

 

Manager info


Contact us

Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the property manager

Loading...
1 of 2
 

Photos

  • Heated pool overlooking the Caribbean

    Heated pool overlooking the Caribbean

  • Living Roomwith Grand Patio in Background

    Living Roomwith Grand Patio in Background

  • Dining Room

    Dining Room

  • Master Bath

    Master Bath

  • Guest Cottage Bedroom with en suite bath

    Guest Cottage Bedroom with en suite bath

  • Third Bedroom in main house with en suite bath

    Third Bedroom in main house with en suite bath

  • Fourth bedroom in main house, with half bath

    Fourth bedroom in main house, with half bath

  • Gazebo and Boat Ramp with House in Background

    Gazebo and Boat Ramp with House in Background

  • Another patio on the Main House

    Another patio on the Main House

  • Small sandy beach in backyard w/ calm water, perfect for swimming, safe for kids

    Small sandy beach in backyard w/ calm water, perfect for swimming, safe for kids

  • Twin Cove Beach, 1/2 mile away, where the movie Three was filmed

    Twin Cove Beach, 1/2 mile away, where the movie Three was filmed

  • The Town of Governors Harbour, less than 2 miles away

    The Town of Governors Harbour, less than 2 miles away

  • Heated pool overlooking the Caribbean

    Heated pool overlooking the Caribbean

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • Guest Bedroom #1 with en suite bath

    Guest Bedroom #1 with en suite bath

  • Guest Cottage Exterior

    Guest Cottage Exterior

  • Ocean View from Third Bedroom

    Ocean View from Third Bedroom

  • Office

    Office

  • Patio with Boat Dock, Gazebo, and Private Peninsula in Background

    Patio with Boat Dock, Gazebo, and Private Peninsula in Background

  • Yard looking toward beach area

    Yard looking toward beach area

  • Pool and house

    Pool and house

  • Prestine and deserted Twin Cove Beach, 1/2 mile away

    Prestine and deserted Twin Cove Beach, 1/2 mile away

  • Street in Governors Harbour

    Street in Governors Harbour

VRBO #376544

There have been  visitors to this page since the counter was last reset in .

This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Monday, June 29, 2015

$3,950 - $7,450 per week (USD)
Minimum stay: 1-7 nights
Dates are unavailable
Please enter travel dates
Please enter # of guests
Please stay a bit longer. A stay of nights or more is required for these dates.
This listing requires that rentals start on a .
Get an instant quote
  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    12
  • Bedrooms
    5
  • Bathrooms
    4.5
  • Property type
    Estate
Manager
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
  • Calendar last updated 06/26/2015
Email manager

+1 239-482-8173

Please wait... Pay with confidence Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees Learn more
Add vacation protection services to your booking

Three services to protect your trip:

Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.

Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.

Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.


Get it now

advertisement

Share this property via Email

10-Acre Beachfront Estate with Boat Dock and Heated Pool

Governor's Harbour #922655ha

5 BR  4.5 BA  Sleeps 12

You must be signed in to share this property by e-mail

Share this property via Email

    Please correct the following errors and resend:
  • Enter one or more valid email addresses separated by commas.
  • Oops! You have exceeded the limit of 10 email addresses.
  • Your message may not contain markup. Please remove the markup and try again.