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Private Beachfront Estate with Pool, Home Theater, on Pink Sand Beach!

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Kataluma’s new beachfront infinity pool!

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Last updated: 12/24/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
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Double Bay estate description

Under new ownership (April 2014) and extensively remodeled and expanded in May-July 2014, Kataluma features many improvements and updates including an additional bedroom suite and a new beachfront infinity pool. Set on a powdery pink-sand beach overlooking the turquoise waters of the Atlantic, Kataluma is a grand 6-bedroom, 6½-bath beachfront estate on Double Bay. This new and secluded 5000 sf home has two levels of living space. The upper floor features a vast open-plan great room with 20 feet of sliding glass doors for stunning beach and ocean views. At night, this room becomes a home theater with surround-sound, CD/DVD player, and 10’ movie screen with film library. The lower floor of Kataluma features a second family room, a recreation room with 8-foot slate pool table and flat-screen satellite TV.

Outside, luxuriate in our new oceanfront heated infinity pool, or in our backyard pool on the west side of the house. Lounge in our shady beachside tiki hut. Explore our offshore islands and reefs with our kayaks, stand-up paddle boards, and snorkel gear, or explore the land on our beach bikes. Kataluma has excellent snorkeling on the beautiful coral reefs right off the beach in front of the house. Grill and enjoy your day's catch on a variety of oceanfront and poolside patios and decks.

The upper level of Kataluma has four bedroom suites (2 king and 2 queen beds). Each has its own name and design theme (Hibiscus, Gecko, Lotus, Frangipani) hand-carved on the wooden transom over the door. The doors are recessed into hallways to give private entry off the main living areas. Each bedroom has its own private bath, each with a unique design and style.

The lower level of Kataluma features a new downstairs master suite with a king bed and private bathroom. The second downstairs bedroom is a bunk room that sleeps six and has a dedicated bathroom. It is furnished with a full-on-full bunk bed and two standard-width bunk bed sets.

The lower level of Kataluma also features a second living room with a 42” flat screen TV with satellite service, and a game room with professional slate pool table with pub table, pub stools and spectator chairs for pool playing enthusiasts.

Kataluma’s gourmet kitchen will satisfy the most demanding chef. A 15-foot center island gives plenty of space for preparing your in-home meals. Or have our cook do it for you!

The stainless steel Bosch appliances include a glass cook top with downward draft ventilation, wall oven, microwave, refrigerator/freezer and dishwasher to facilitate the needs of guests, chefs and staff.

The kitchen is fully equipped with all the accoutrements needed to prepare your culinary delights including Wusthof knives, Boos board, blender, toaster, coffee grinder, coffee-maker, rice maker, crock pot, and a selection of spices and seasonings. Just outside the kitchen area is a large built-in Jenn-Aire gas cooking grill for your barbecue and grilling selections.

If you wish to dine outside, there is a convenient deck situated just outside the kitchen’s sliding glass doors, so that you can enjoy views of the west swimming pool, garden area, the sprawling coconut forest and spectacular sunsets. Adjacent to the ocean side pool, there is seating for 12 at our outdoor mahogany dining table.

Housekeeping is provided two times a week at Kataluma, Monday and Thursday. If you would like more frequent housekeeping, it can be arranged. A cook can be arranged upon request.

Kataluma Amenities:
• Two Swimming Pools
• Oceanfront Tiki Hut
• Gas Grill
• Three 2-person and Two one-person kayaks
• 3 Stand-up paddle boards
• 6 Beach bikes
• Snorkel gear (2-3 adult sets – you may want to bring your own for proper fit)
• Beach umbrellas
• Beach chairs/ chaises
• Central air conditioning
• WIFI
• CD/DVD Player with I-pod docking station
• Surround Sound System
• 10’ Movie Projection Screen
• DVD Player with Movie Library
• Satellite TV
• Landline telephone (please purchase calling card to make long-distance calls)
• Upstairs laundry with washer and dryer
• Downstairs laundry with washer and dryer
• R/O Water Purification System
• Blender/Toaster/Coffee Maker/Rice Maker/Crock Pot
• Spices, Seasonings
• Baby High chair
• Baby Crib
• Board Games and Books
• Hair Dryers

NOTE: Sometimes during the winter, a storm will pull sand from this beach and leave it rocky for a time, but the sand always comes back soon to what it looks like in these (actual and untouched) photos. There is very long stretch of beach just to the right (south) of our home that is never rocky.

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Property Type

  • Estate
  • 5000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Included

              Suitability

              • Events Allowed
              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed

              Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16, Beds for 16

              • Bedroom 1: 1 king

                California King, en suite bath...moreless

              • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

                en-suite bath...moreless

              • Guest 1: 1 queen

                en suite bath...moreless

              • Guest 2: 1 king

                En suite bath...moreless

              • Downstairs Master: 1 king

                en suite bath....moreless

              • Downstairs bunk room: 2 double, 2 twin/ single

                two twin bunks and one full on full bunk...moreless

              Bathrooms: 6 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

              Other Amenities

                  • Housekeeping is provided twice a week, Monday and Thursday. A cook can be arranged upon request. Other outdoor amenities not mentioned above: • Oceanfront Tiki Hut • Hammock, Swing, Benches • Snorkel gear (2-3 adult sets – you may want to bring your own for proper fit) • Rafts • Beach umbrellas • Boogie boards...moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Books
                  • CD Player
                  • DVD Player
                  • Game Room
                  • Games
                  • Games For Kids
                  • Pool Table
                  • Radio
                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Stereo
                  • Television
                  • Video Library

                  Theme

                  • Adventure
                  • Away From It All

                  Attractions

                  • Arboretum
                  • Caves
                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • 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
                  • Photography
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Shelling
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Walking
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  Location Type

                  • Beach
                  • Beachfront
                  • Rural

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Fishing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • 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 12 people

                  General

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

                  Kitchen

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

                  Outside

                  • Balcony
                  • Beach Chairs
                  • Beach Towels
                  • Bicycles
                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Gazebo
                  • Kayak / Canoe:

                    Three 2 person and Two 1 person kayaks, Plus two stand up paddle boards...moreless

                  • Lanai / Gazebo
                  • Lawn / Garden
                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Outdoor Grill Gas
                  • Patio
                  • Porch / Veranda
                  • Terrace
                  • Water Sports Gear:

                    Snorkel gear, excellent snorkeling right off beach....moreless

                  • Wood Deck

                  Pool / Spa

                  • Heated Pool
                  • Outdoor Pool
                  • Private Pool
                  • Spa Whirlpool
                  • Jetted Tub

                  House Cleaning

                      • Housekeeper Included
                       

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                      from 11 traveler reviews
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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Holiday
                      Dec 20 - Jan 3, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $9,950

                      Rates are based on 10 guests; add $75 per night, per additional guest

                      Winter
                      Jan 4 - Feb 13, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $6,450

                      Rates are based on 10 guests; add $57 per night, per additional guest

                      Spring
                      Feb 14 - Apr 25, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $7,450

                      Rates are based on 10 guests; add $57 per night, per additional guest

                      Early Summer
                      Apr 26 - Jun 5, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $5,950

                      Rates are based on 10 guests; add $57 per night, per additional guest

                      Summer
                      Jun 6 - Aug 31, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $6,450

                      Rates are based on 10 guests; add $57 per night, per additional guest

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

                      $5,450

                      Rates are based on 10 guests; add $57 per night, per additional guest


                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Tax Rate 10%

                      Notes:

                      Rates are for up to 10 guests. For each additional guest add $400 per week. (Toddlers under 4 are free.)

                      Security Deposit: $1000

                      Note: We set the rates this way to make the house more affordable for small groups who use less utilities and create less wear and tear.


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                      Policy available by contacting manager when booking.


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                      Last updated: 12/24/2014
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                      Location

                      17 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Governors Harbour Airport (GHB)
                      4 Miles
                      Nearest Barpub
                      Mate and Jenny's
                      4 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Mate and Jenny's
                      5 Metres
                      Nearest Beach
                      Double Bay
                       

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                      Photos

                      • Kataluma’s new beachfront infinity pool!

                        Kataluma’s new beachfront infinity pool!

                      • Kataluma great room overlooking beach and ocean

                        Kataluma great room overlooking beach and ocean

                      • Bedroom suite #1 with deck and beach/ocean views.

                        Bedroom suite #1 with deck and beach/ocean views.

                      • Master Bath with Jacuzzi Tub and Ocean-View Shower

                        Master Bath with Jacuzzi Tub and Ocean-View Shower

                      • Bedroom Suite #3 with oceanview

                        Bedroom Suite #3 with oceanview

                      • Bedroom #5 with garden view

                        Bedroom #5 with garden view

                      • Rec room with 8' pool table

                        Rec room with 8' pool table

                      • Bath with walk-in shower

                        Bath with walk-in shower

                      • Entrance to Kataluma

                        Entrance to Kataluma

                      • Kataluma’s new beachfront infinity pool!

                        Kataluma’s new beachfront infinity pool!

                      • Our second pool situated in the garden area on the west side of the house

                        Our second pool situated in the garden area on the west side of the house

                      • Kataluma's beach

                        Kataluma's beach

                      • Kataluma House from the beach

                        Kataluma House from the beach

                      • Upstairs kitchen with views of pool and ocean.

                        Upstairs kitchen with views of pool and ocean.

                      • Master Bath with Jacuzzi Tub and Ocean View

                        Master Bath with Jacuzzi Tub and Ocean View

                      • Bedroom Suite #2 w/Deck & Ocean Views.

                        Bedroom Suite #2 w/Deck & Ocean Views.

                      • Bedroom Suite #4 with Ocean views.

                        Bedroom Suite #4 with Ocean views.

                      • Downstairs living room (features flat screen TV) w/ bunk room in the background

                        Downstairs living room (features flat screen TV) w/ bunk room in the background

                      • Bathroom (#2 of 6 bathrooms)

                        Bathroom (#2 of 6 bathrooms)

                      • Bathroom #6 (powder room)

                        Bathroom #6 (powder room)

                      • New beachfront infinity pool and deck!

                        New beachfront infinity pool and deck!

                      • Our Beachfront Tiki Hut and kayaks

                        Our Beachfront Tiki Hut and kayaks

                      • Deck off the kitchen overlooking the garden  pool

                        Deck off the kitchen overlooking the garden pool

                      • View from Tiki Hut

                        View from Tiki Hut

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                      This listing was first published here in 2012.

                      Date last modified - Saturday, December 27, 2014

                      $5,450 - $9,950 per week (USD)
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                      6 Bedroom / 6.5 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 16

                      View calendar: Updated 12/24/14
                      Minimum stay: 7 nights
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