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'The Ocean's Edge' Grand Cayman Oceanfront Condominium

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,250 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 4 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4-6)

Aqua blue ocean views from every window--that is how best to describe this condominium balanced on the pinnacle of the magnificent Caribbean sea. The Ocean’s Edge, newly built and located in the exclusive Cayman Kai/Rum Pointe area of Grand Cayman (the quiet, unspoiled side of Cayman) boasts a unique location in the 10 unit North Pointe Condominium complex. There is not just one single straight on view of the ocean, as you will find in other Cayman Island condominiums, but every bedroom window, living room, dining room, lanai and even the bathroom window overlooks the crystal sapphire Caribbean Sea.

The Ocean’s Edge is uniquely situated in such a way as to surround you with an unsurpassed pristine blue water view that fills every window, as the proximity of the water is only a few short feet of sandy white beach away. The Ocean’s Edge is located on the second floor, in the part of the complex that juts out toward the ocean, so the views are everywhere. And they are spectacular! This is what you come to the Caymans to see. Location, Location, Location is what makes The Ocean’s Edge a premier accommodation for your most unforgettable Grand Cayman vacation.

The Ocean’s Edge is an ideal spot for your perfect Cayman honeymoon, beach wedding, scuba diving trip, deep sea fishing trip, romantic rendezvous, or fun filled Caribbean family getaway. Even if you do nothing but relax in the hammock on the panoramic ocean view lanai, you will not be disappointed. The Ocean’s Edge will accommodate your every need.

Located on the quiet, unspoiled side of Grand Cayman, our condo sits in a quaint, white sandy beach front 10 unit complex and is one of the only units in the rental pool that has a vivid blue ocean view from every window...even the bathroom has a view of the sea. Some guests have likened their stay to being on an ocean liner, as there is pristine blue ocean surrounding them from every window...and some have even said they momentarily felt like they were actually floating on the water. Both of the two bedrooms plus the vaulted living room open into a panoramic screened-in lanai that overlooks the white sand beach with its aqua blue water and the freshwater adult and children's pools. This 120 degree awe inspiring view is unsurpassed. And even if you do nothing but relax on the porch for your entire vacation, you will go away satisfied that you have visited paradise.

• Unlimited local phone calls and a list of our favorite places to go and first choice restaurants. (after many years of coming to the Caymans, we have learned where the bargains and the best places are)

• On-island manager in case of emergencies.

• Privacy of a small complex but still located conveniently near restaurants and entertainment

• Adult and kiddy pools that overlook the ocean

• White sand beach and an ocean view from every single window (no kidding)

• Many outstanding dive sites from the Cayman North Wall are nearby. Snorkel to see colorful coral and abundant fish wherever you enter the water…..Reefs are everywhere.

• Located in the upscale Cayman Kai community only 30 scenic miles from the Airport and 7 Mile Beach. (But you may not ever want to leave the North Side)

• Magnificent sunsets and great restaurants in close vicinity.

• Famous Rum Pointe beach and Stingray City only minutes away.

• Small Grocery store only 5 minutes away. Major ones 15 - 30 minutes away.

• Starter soaps, detergents, and paper products are provided.

More Details

Owner
Hilary Pandorf
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 28, 2017

Why Hilary Pandorf chose North Side

Grand Cayman was a stop on a cruise we took in 1983. We fell in love with it then and have been coming back to vacation on a regular basis ever since. When we had children we began bringing them here and they also fell in love with it. It is our family's special vacation spot.

What makes this condo unique

We love the clear blue ocean water, the snorkeling and diving are fantastic. The locals on the island are very friendly and we feel very safe and relaxed on the island.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Our family had a wonderful stay at the Grand Cayman Condos. We loved the pool right in our backyard and the easy access to the ocean. Although there were other renters in nearby condos, we found that we had plenty of privacy when we wanted it. The condos were fully equipped and were very clean. We spent a lot of time on the lanai enjoying the beautiful view while visiting with our family. The location of the condos provides for a slower paced vacation, while being conveniently located to local attractions and activities.
Jun 2012
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Map

Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Owens International Airport
Car: recommended

Grand Cayman is protected by a barrier reef that creates calm, crystal clear water and provides for excellent snorkeling/diving from shore. Grand Cayman is world famous for Stingray City/Stingray Sandbar where you can feed, play and swim with southern stingray. The 'North Wall' dive site is 300 yards from the condo shore.

Amenities

North Side Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1250 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone ...
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • MasterBathroom with bathtup and shower combo. 2nd Bathroom shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • King Size bed in Master, 2 Twin Beds in 2nd Bedroom, Portable Pack 'N' Play for infant, Queen size sleeper sofa.
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Raft
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Wood Deck
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Outdoor Pool
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • reefs
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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'The Ocean's Edge' Grand Cayman Oceanfront Condominium
average rating of 4.75 based on 36 reviews
5

Excellent!

  • 5 of 5

After we made reservation arrangements through the agent, the owner contacted us personally with access information. Instructions were clear and very helpful. Ocean's Edge is located in a small (read (private & cozy) condo complex. The Unit itself boasts unimpeded views and access directly to the beach. The Unit is very comfortably appointed with all amenities. There is a small grocery about a mile away where we were able to shop.

We had a great Easter weekend at Ocean's Edge! Thank you!

  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at our Ocean's Edge condo. I'm so glad you had a good time. Thank you again for renting from us.
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Very nice property with comfortable living spaces.

  • 5 of 5

Our second time at this complex and very pleased again. Spent 10 days this time and always felt "at home". We could not figure out the TV controls but, you know what, we didn't travel to GC to watch the world implode anyway. Well-kept grounds and a refreshingly clean pool to cool off in. Great snorkeling right in front of condos. Close encounters with nurse shark (harmless) and barracuda kept things interesting. The Northside is a nice quiet side of island--hope the new high rise at Rum Point doesn't change that. (Can't believe planners allowed this)

  • Submitted: Dec 7, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm so glad you enjoyed your trip. We really appreciate your review and thank you for renting our condo. Hope to have you again sometime.
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5

Fantastic Condo!

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at this property was fantastic! The condo was exactly as described, and had everything available for a perfect vacation. The unit is well maintained and nicely decorated. With views of the sea from every room, including the comfortable lanai, we found ourselves relaxing in the wonderful breezes that came through the unit. The condo complex, including the pool, is nicely landscaped and again, well maintained. The snorkeling right in front of the condo was beautiful, and we spent every evening enjoying a cocktail right in front of the condo with the beach to ourselves. We loved staying on the North Side as it is quieter and away from the major touristy areas, and yet has restaurants and other activities close-by. We recommend Over the Edge for a great local fish dinner, with a French flair. It was only a few miles away, and we enjoyed several meals there. Hilary was great to work with, and we would highly recommend a stay at this condo. We loved it, and hope to return.

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for submitting this review. I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay. Thank you again for renting from us.
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5

Had a wonderful time!

  • 5 of 5

We loved the location and the property. Condo was clean, just as described with ocean literally feet away from our door. We hope to return again!

  • Submitted: Jun 7, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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We had a wonderful time!

  • 5 of 5

The condo was comfortable and had stunning views of the ocean from all rooms. We enjoyed being on the quiet side of the island yet could drive to Rum Point or even the other side of the island for activities. We snorkeled many times and loved it! I hope we can return some day!!

  • Submitted: Jun 6, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great vacation at The Ocean's Edge, North Pointe Property

  • 4 of 5

We just returned today from a fabulous week on Grand Cayman Island. We chose this condo on the north coast for two reasons: to be far away from Seven Mile Beach (and the large resorts), and to have our own place with all the home comforts and a kitchen for self-catering. The Ocean's Edge is a wonderful location, literally steps away from the sandy beaches and warm ocean waters. We shared the two-bedroom condo with another couple, friends of ours from Oregon, so we all participated in the evening meal preparation which was fun. The condo complex also has a swimming pool, which was nice, but since we came for some snorkeling adventures, we hardly used the pool area.

We enjoyed our best snorkeling at Turtle's Nest (south coast, by Turtle's Nest Inn) -- greatest abundance of fish and sea life, the public beach at Spot's Dock (south coast, west of Savannah) -- best for seeing green sea turtles grazing on the sea grass in the late afternoon, Rum Pointe and Starfish Point (a short drive to the northwest), and Sting Ray City -- we took the 2 1/2 hour sailing boat cruise to the sandbar and to the north wall for snorkeling.

A trip to the Cayman Turtle Center was wonderful, an hour's drive to Northwest Point Road. We stopped for a picnic lunch just before we reached the Turtle Center. It turned out to be a perfect picnic spot on the left of the main road, where we could watch and listen to the tremendous sounds of huge ocean waves and white surf crashing into the rocks.

We ate out just twice, and both restaurants were excellent: Czech Inn, Bodden Town, owned & operated by a native Czech transplant, George (and his wife, whom he met while vacationing here a number of years ago); and The Ocean's Edge Restaurant (about 10 minutes drive from the condo). Both restaurants served freshly prepared, great tasting food.

The only downside of the week was the wind -- very strong north winds for 3-4 days out of 7, which made snorkeling directly from the condo beach impossible due to the turbulence and poor visibility underwater. The south coast snorkeling spots were fine though, and even the bays by Rum Pointe were sheltered enough from the wind. There were huge piles of sea grass on the sandy beaches by the condo, and much was littered with plastic debris, unfortunately, but this didn't stop us from enjoying some nice walks along the beach.

Thanks, Rich & Hilary, for an enjoyable and relaxing stay at your home! J&V (Minnesota)

  • Submitted: Mar 19, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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