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Beachside House with Pool in Beautiful English Harbour

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From Shirley Heights over Galleon Beach and beyond

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Last updated: 03/24/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

English Harbour house description

Byam house nestles in a beautiful hillside just above the white sands of Galleon Beach. There are four separate and very private bedrooms each with its own shower room. There are two double bedrooms featuring their own private balconies with stunning views across the bay towards the caribbean sea. All bedrooms have A/C, ceiling fans and mosquito nets over the beds. Tucked beneath the house there is a laundry room with a large capacity washing machine.

The house has benefitted from recent refurbishment, including new kitchen units, fridge / freezer, washing machine and soft furnishings. The kitchen opens onto the verandah where there is a large dining table. The kitchen also opens onto the garden at the rear so there is always a cool breeze blowing through the house. For those preferring to shelter from the sun indoors, there is a comfortable sitting room that has views over the bay.

The house boasts its own private swimming pool surrounded by a large area of decking and sun beds. The two twin rooms have large french windows that open on to the decking beside the pool. The garden at the front of the house leads down to the beautiful unspoilt sand of Galleon beach, which is a mere one minute stroll, where guests may also take advantage of a private beach area with ample shade, they may also make use of beach chairs, and kayaks, which are available to guests free of charge.

Just across the crystal clear blue waters of English harbour sits the historic Nelson's Dockyard which is as rich in naval history as it is in local culture, food and hospitality. You can discover the forts and cannons that once protected the harbour, and you can't fail to spot the odd anchor still resting in the very spot where it was once laid down by Nelson's fleet. The dockyard itself is a triumph of restoration, incorporating local shops, bars and restaurants, which blend beautifully into the Georgian elegance and grandeur of one of the most historically important and prestigious dockyards in the world.

The unbeatable location and surroundings of English Harbour mean that the elegance of Byam house, with it's stunning verandah, pool and balconies, is only the beginning....


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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included
  • Daily Maid Service
  • Staff

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Considered
  • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 king

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  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

    Can be made up as a double...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 2 twin/ single

    Can be made up as a double...moreless

  • All of the bedrooms have a ceiling fan as well as air conditioning.

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Although this house is suitable for families with children it is not suitable for toddlers. The pool is not fenced and there are a lot of steps. There is an ipod dock....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • Games

Theme

  • Family
  • Luxury

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Rain Forests
  • Reefs
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Garage
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Safe
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included

Property Descriptor

  • Detached
 

Reviews

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My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

£2,499 £6,900
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit £500
  • No additional mandatory fees
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Note Rate quoted is for full house 8 people. Contact us to tailor yor rate to the size of your party and the length of your stay.


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100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 03/24/2015
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Location

15 Miles
Nearest Airport
VC Bird International
50 Metres
Nearest Barpub
Calabash
20 Miles
Nearest Ferry
St Johns
10 Miles
Nearest Golf
Jolly Beach
50 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
Calabash
30 Metres
Nearest Beach
Galleon Beach

Car: Recommended

The house is in a wonderful location on the beach at Galleon Beach in English Harbour. The beach is safe, quiet and an absolute paradise. A short boat or car ride away is Nelson's Dockyard where Nelson built a naval base on the deep water harbour. Many of the old buildings have been renovated and now house a museum and a couple of shops and bars. It is a fascinating place to visit.

On the hill above the house is Shirley Heights. You can hike up the trail to the top. The view from here is amazing. Every Sunday night there is a BBQ and party here and you can watch the sunset and dance to a live band.

We always say that there is something for everybody in English Harbour. You can hike, swim, sail, snorkel, dive (there is a dive school), kayak, lie on the beach, look at historic remains, play golf (at Jolly Beach), watch cricket, ride (there is a riding school where you can hack to a huge deserted beach), read, relax, eat and drink. What more could you want!

 

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Photos

  • From Shirley Heights over Galleon Beach and beyond

    From Shirley Heights over Galleon Beach and beyond

  • Galleon Beach

    Galleon Beach

  • The sitting room

    The sitting room

  • The kitchen opens onto the verandah

    The kitchen opens onto the verandah

  • The Master Bedroom

    The Master Bedroom

  • Another view from balacony

    Another view from balacony

  • A twin room

    A twin room

  • Miriam looks after the house and guests.

    Miriam looks after the house and guests.

  • The drive

    The drive

  • View from the veranda

    View from the veranda

  • Seating areas on the verandah

    Seating areas on the verandah

  • Your own shade on the beach

    Your own shade on the beach

  • Galleon Beach

    Galleon Beach

  • Double bedroom

    Double bedroom

  • A bathroom

    A bathroom

  • The master bedroom balcony

    The master bedroom balcony

  • Nelson's Dockyard

    Nelson's Dockyard

  • View from the sitting room to verandah

    View from the sitting room to verandah

  • View from the veranda

    View from the veranda

  • Bananaquit

    Bananaquit

  • Back from the morning walk

    Back from the morning walk

£2,499 per week (GBP)
Minimum stay: 7 nights
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  • Sleeps
    8
  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
    4
  • Property type
    House
  • Reviews
    7
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Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
  • Calendar last updated: 03/24/2015
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