Casa Amarillo, Waterfront Home(2 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
House, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 5), Oceanfront
Casa Amarillo comes fully equipped for all of your basic needs. Special features include a back deck with lounge chairs, a waterfront palapas, air-conditioning, satellite TV and wireless internet. Just bring your own computer.* (Note: the entire island has some phone/internet problems, so no guarantees on their use.) . We have a washer and dryer for renters' use upstairs in the separate laundry room. All linens are provided, and the kitchen has all basic appliances including a microwave & coffee pot. For dining we offer a breakfast bar and a round dining table with 4 chairs.
The front of the property has many fruit trees, that are loaded with papaya, avocado & mango during their peak seasons.
The Governors Harbour library offers book exchanges and WiFi/internet packages as well.
Eleuthera offers water taxi access to both Harbour Island and/or Spanish Wells. Traveling North to get to either island, you will pass over the Looking Glass bridge. A must stop for great photos of the cliffs and the joining of the Atlantic Ocean and the Caribbean Sea. The house is conveniently located in the middle (the elbow) of the island which makes it convenient for exploring both ends of this 100 mile island. Each community offers unique restaurants and shopping. The Southern end of the island has Tarpum Bay (fresh seafood from the docks), Rock Sound (Blue Hole and nice shopping center), Cape Eleuthera and the pristine Lighthouse Beach (4-wheel drive or a tour guide is recommended for this one) at the southern tip of Eleuthera.
Directions to the house: Travel on Queens Highway, travel 14 miles south of Governor's Harbour airport; roughly 4 miles south of Palmetto Point. After your pass a small sub-station with transformers enclosed in a chain-link fence (on you right), the road to Ten Bay development will be on your right (about 1.5 or less miles). On right, look for sign that has property owners listed. Follow that road for about 1 mile until the road forks at a light pole. Take the left hand fork, up the hill. The property will be on the right at the top of the hill, it has a low stone wall on both sides of the drive way. Just take the driveway until it forks & then take the right hand fork. This will take you to Casa Amarillo.
Rental cars are highly recommended as the closest grocery & restaurants are 4-5 miles away, and the larger selection of stores & other towns are 10+ miles.
The island of Eleuthera offers 3 airports. Governors Harbor (GHB) is in the center of the island and only about a 20 minute drive to our home. We ask that you try to fly into this airport so that our caretaker can meet you upon your arrival and escort you to the house. The other 2 airports are Rock Sound Airport (RSD) at the Southend of the island, and North Eleuthera Airport (ELH) at the North End. Both are about 1 hour away from the house. All 3 airports have some strange schedules, so be sure to look at available flights when you are deciding on what days to book the rental home. Some people have to switch days of the rental to accommodate the flight schedules…we’re totally used to it.
Looking for an extended family-reunion type of vacation? Consider renting Playa de Papaya and Casa Amarillo (#147029) together. They are on adjacent lots, each with a 120 foot ocean frontage. The cost for either property is the same, base rate of $1100/week per house. For $2200 you get two houses with a total of four bedrooms, four bathrooms, and accommodates up to 10 people.
If you want peace, beauty, and relaxation, Eleuthera has it all!
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Member since: 2002
- 1200 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Children Welcome:
- Pets Not Allowed
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- Audio Tape Player
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Satellite / Cable
- Video Library
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
Local Services & Businesses
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Paddle Boating
- Sight Seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Fly Fishing
- Golf Privileges Optional
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Surf Fishing
- Linens Provided
- Mobile Phone
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine:
- Wireless Internet:
- Coffee Grinder
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Beach Chairs
- Beach Towels
- Deck / Patio
- Lawn / Garden
- Outdoor Grill
- Housekeeper Optional
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My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
**During Christmas/New Years (Dec 15-Jan 10)-No partial week rentals will be permitted, Minimum of 7 night stay.
**Approximate Monthly Rates, actual rate will depend on the total of days of the month you stay.
**Rentals 45+ Days will be given a rate of $95/night
**25% of Payment is due at the time of booking, remaining 75% is due within 45 days of arrival.
**There will be a 5.5% VRBO service fee on all rentals.
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Waterfront 2 BR/2 BA home, walkway to water
Front steps into the home, right by the driveway.
Living room. Has satellite TV with DVD & a twin size day bed.
Open floor plan from kitchen, dining & living areas.
Master bedroom has a King size bed, 5 drawer dresser, closet & adjoining bath.
Second bedroom has 2 twin beds, 2 night stands & a closet. Has adjoining bath.
Back deck, faces the water. Has chairs and retractable clothesline for towels
Stone path leading to the water, about 40 yards
View of the house from the water.
Low stone wall at the front of the property marks our driveway.
Snorkeling at Rainbow Bay
Starfish in Savana Sound. Courtesy of Fishbone Tours!
Back deck of home, facing the water.
Fully equipped kitchen.
Master bedroom has a private access to the back deck
Both bathrooms have a stand-up shower & single vanity, Towels/linens are provide
Sunset from the back deck
Last half of path leading to the water.
View of the cove and water access point.
Eleuthera is great for fishing (caught in Savanna Sound)
Our girls jumping into the Ocean Hole, Rock Sound
Ten Bay Beach, pink sand...just a 5 minute walk from the house.
This listing was first published here in 2006.
Date last modified - Sunday, February 19, 2017
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