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Ten Bay Beach Cottage - Huge Renovation (Oct 2014) - Waterfront

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Calm and tranquil Ten Bay. This is your view from the back sun deck.

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Last updated: 07/27/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

SeaDreams has just undergone a massive interior makeover which includes the addition of a modern kitchen, new high-end appliances, breakfast bar, private bar area, and entertainment center. It's the same view and location you know and love, with all the conveniences you expect, so you can enjoy your dream vacation in paradise.

The new SeaDreams is a distinct, cozy tropical paradise ideally suited for privacy minded couples. Located on Ten Bay Beach on the Bahamian island of Eleuthera you are within easy reach of nature and beauty. The warm open feeling provided by the cathedral ceilings along with the sea life and Caribbean decor make the home an unforgettable vacation experience.

Come to Eleuthera and enjoy the pleasure of the calm sea and the gentle breeze. Relax with a cool, tall drink by the water's edge, and feel the tension leave your body as clarity of thought and mind return.

This home is owned by the author of The Beach Book, Eleuthera, Bahamas edition, the ultimate travel guide for safely finding ALL of Eleuthera's 135 beaches. Rent from the island's beach expert.

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Considered
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4

Bathrooms: 0 Bathrooms, 2 Half Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • Books:

    The Beach Book, Eleuthera, Bahamas edition is available for guest use as well as a selection of other novels....moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    Sony Blu-ray (new May 2014)...moreless

  • Stereo:

    CD player and iPod dock....moreless

  • Television:

    40' flat screen (new Oct 2014)...moreless

  • Video Games:

    Coming soon!...moreless

  • Video Library:

    Added more movies and TV shows May 2013. Netflix account provided....moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Caves
  • Marina
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Eco Tourism
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Beach View:

    The 1/2 mile long Ten Bay Beach is about 30 yards away....moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    Right next to Ten Bay Beach on Caribbean side. Wade off of back steps....moreless

  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Spelunking
  • Surf Fishing
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Dining:

    4 person breakfast bar and 4 seat dining table....moreless

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning:

    Upgraded (new May 2014)...moreless

  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet:

    Upgraded to DSL in May, 2013....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    New sheets and pillows May 2013....moreless

  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Safe
  • Security System
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone:

    Cell (long distance) and land line (free local calls)....moreless

  • Thermos Bottle
  • Towels Provided:

    New cotton towels and beach towels May 2013....moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher:

    Ultra silent Bosch 46 dBa (new Oct 2014)...moreless

  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen:

    American Woodmark cabinets with hickory finish (new Oct 2014)...moreless

  • Microwave:

    GE (new Oct 2014)...moreless

  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    Frigidaire Gallery natural gas (new Oct 2014)...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio:

    Sun and shade on main deck. Tropical shaded tiki hut by water's edge....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Perception Tribe - 9.5 foot Perception Tribe - 11.5 foot...moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden:

    Lovely crotins, flowering hibiscus, and bougainvillea plus a Poinciana tree, coconut palms, and various other palms trees and cactus. Planted avocada, soursop, mango, and pineapple 2015....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Deluxe Weber gas grill....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Walkway To Water

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Low
Jul 1 - Sep 30, 2015
3 night min stay
$145
October
Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2015
3 night min stay
$185
Holiday
Dec 16 - Jan 7, 2016
5 night min stay
$215
$1,505
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$200

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Last updated: 07/27/2015
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Location

Car: Necessary

Other Activities: spelunking

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1999

About the owner: Jessica and I live in northwestern NJ. She's the city girl and I'm the country field mouse. I'm an avid scuba diver and golfer, and she's the consummate traveler, cook, and voracious reader. Her roots go back to Sevilla in Spain while I've been in NY/NJ most of my life. I'm the author of The Beach Book, Eleuthera, Bahamas edition.

Why the Owner Chose Ten Bay Beach:
This was the second home I tried to buy in Eleuthera. I fell in love with the island on my first visit. After failing in negotiations for a place in Eleuthera Island Shores I was lucky enough to come across an ad for this place in the back of Islands magazine. The rest is history. I've since opened up my own vacation rental business, which I operate in my spare time, and recently completed publishing my first book on the beaches of Eleuthera, which has made the #1 Best Selling Bahamian Travel Guide list.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Most of our guests love the vibrant color of the water evident from every room of the house and on the huge deck. I've always been partial to the wide open feeling of the cathedral ceilings coupled with its location. Great swimming, snorkeling, beaching, and caving all without having to get into a car.


Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish

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Photos

  • Calm and tranquil Ten Bay.  This is your view from the back sun deck.

    Calm and tranquil Ten Bay. This is your view from the back sun deck.

  • Taken from the back steps of the property looking left away from beach.

    Taken from the back steps of the property looking left away from beach.

  • New stove, microwave, dishwasher, cabinets, and breakfast bar. (Oct 2014)

    New stove, microwave, dishwasher, cabinets, and breakfast bar. (Oct 2014)

  • A nice place for the evening meal or to watch a movie on the 40' TV.

    A nice place for the evening meal or to watch a movie on the 40' TV.

  • The reading area.

    The reading area.

  • Comfortable sheets and blanket.

    Comfortable sheets and blanket.

  • SeaDreams is the closest rental property to Ten Bay Beach.

    SeaDreams is the closest rental property to Ten Bay Beach.

  • Sunset May 6, 2015 from the backyard.

    Sunset May 6, 2015 from the backyard.

  • Outdoor shower.  This home has it all!

    Outdoor shower. This home has it all!

  • Front of house looking towards your private backyard beach.

    Front of house looking towards your private backyard beach.

  • Taken in May 2013.  Private man-made beach.

    Taken in May 2013. Private man-made beach.

  • Looking left away from beach towards Bahama Villa.

    Looking left away from beach towards Bahama Villa.

  • Newly upgraded living area.  Sliders offer commanding view of Ten Bay.

    Newly upgraded living area. Sliders offer commanding view of Ten Bay.

  • A view of the new kitchen and breakfast bar. (Oct 2014)

    A view of the new kitchen and breakfast bar. (Oct 2014)

  • Your private bar.

    Your private bar.

  • Master bedroom with view of Ten Bay and Ten Bay Beach.

    Master bedroom with view of Ten Bay and Ten Bay Beach.

  • Bathroom decorations.

    Bathroom decorations.

  • One of the best beaches on the island is just steps from the deck.

    One of the best beaches on the island is just steps from the deck.

  • Ten Bay Beach during slack tide.

    Ten Bay Beach during slack tide.

  • Colorful garden decorated with crotins, flowering hibiscus, and bougainvillea.

    Colorful garden decorated with crotins, flowering hibiscus, and bougainvillea.

  • Every night ends like this

    Every night ends like this

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Date last modified - Tuesday, August 04, 2015

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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
    1
  • Bathrooms
    0.75
  • Property type
    Cottage
Owner
Member since: 2002
Speaks: english, spanish
  • Response time Within a few hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 07/27/2015
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