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Luxury Villa 'Tir Na Nog', 10 Acre Oceanfront Estate W/ Private Beach

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Last updated: 11/29/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Sleeps:12
  • Bedrooms:5
  • Bathrooms:5.75
  • Property type:Estate
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

5 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms (sleeps max 10), 2 separate beach cottages offer privacy

Welcome to Tir Na N'og, “Land of the forever young”, a luxurious beachfront estate on 10 secluded acres of gardens and walkways. Tir Na Nog includes a spectacular private beach, manicured grounds surrounded by coconut palms, flowers, fruit trees, and a private tennis court.

Tir Na No’g was built in 2007 by local carpenters and craftsmen under the vision of famed interior decorator David Flint Wood. Decorated in the elegant style of an old Caribbean plantation house, the four separate housing structures allow for bedroom privacy, along with group dining and socializing in the Great Hall and surrounding patios. The estate is rented to only one group at a time, and all structures are included in the weekly rate.

Tir Na Nog is situated in the most sought-after location on Eleuthera, the Atlantic seashore on the Banks Road, where a select number of estates overlook a beautiful pink-sand beach, only minutes from nearby restaurants. The buildings on the estate include:

1. THE GREAT HALL: This elegant colonial-style building, surrounded by a large, wrap-around porch with sweeping views of the estate, is the gathering place for fine dining, relaxation and entertaining. The Great Hall features a full kitchen and large dining area with seating for 12. The spacious living/entertainment area, elegantly furnished in old plantation style, includes a large flat-screen satellite TV, DVD movie library, books for children and adults, and board games. The Great Hall also has a breezy outdoor dining area with a gas grill, and a roof deck with views of the ocean.

2. THE MAIN HOUSE: This lovely colonial building features another large wrap-around porch with views of the tennis court and gardens. Inside are three bedrooms, each with a full en-suite bathroom and separate entrance from the porch. Two of the bedrooms have king beds. The third has twin beds with two additional trundle beds. The bedrooms in the main house do not connect internally, so you must walk out onto the wrap-around veranda to go from one bedroom to another.

3. THE BEACH COTTAGES: These two romantic cottages with views of the ocean have king bedrooms with full bathrooms, under-counter refrigerators, coffee makers, and outdoor seating areas with deck chairs. They are located 100 yards from the Main House and Great Hall for privacy.

4. THE TIKI HUT: This beachside, open-air shelter has shady seating under a thatched roof. The nearby Cabana has outdoor showers and a storage room housing beach chairs, snorkeling equipment, and beach toys.

5. THE TENNIS PAVILION provides shady seating on white wicker furniture beside the tennis court. The pavilion is fully equipped with tennis rackets and balls. It also contains a laundry room with washer and dryer.

MORNING MAID SERVICE (every weekday except holidays) and on-site caretaker are complimentary at Tir Na N’og. A private chef can be arranged.

A VAST REEF just 300 meters offshore ensures idyllic kayaking and snorkeling conditions for anyone staying at Tir Na N'og. We have plenty of snorkeling gear, as well as beach recliners and water loungers for those of us who prefer to spend the day taking in the sun. Kayaks can be rented for use during your stay. We also have a baby monitor, pack and play crib, and kids’ beach toys for those traveling with children.

THE FAMOUS BEACH RESTAURANT AND BAR Tippy’s is just a ten-minute walk down the beach. Other upscale restaurants within easy driving distance include The Beach House, The Bistro at Sky Beach Club, and Cocodimama. The town of Governors Harbour, just two miles away, has grocery stores, restaurants, liquor stores, two banks with ATMs, a bakery, gift shops, a dive shop, and a medical clinic. Friday Night Fish Fry in Governors Harbour, a street/beach party that brings together all the tourists and locals with food, drink, and dancing in the street, is not to be missed.

Amenities include:
• Daily maid service (weekdays)
• 300 feet of private beach frontage
• Tennis court, pavilion, rackets and balls
• Tiki hut on beach
• Beach Cabana w/outdoor showers
• Satellite TV (Great Hall only)
• TV with DVD (all bedrooms), Apple TV
• WIFI
• Air Conditioning and ceiling fans (every room)
• I Pod sound system
• Fully equipped kitchen
• Outdoor Barbeque and dining area
• Safe
• Baby monitor and 'pack & play'
• Children's beach toys
• Beach recliners
• Water Loungers
• DVD library
• Book Library
• Board games
• Luxury linens
• Robes & Slippers
• Washer and Dryer

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Member since: 2008

Speaks: english
Calendar last updated: 11/29/2016

Property Type

  • Estate

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included
  • Daily Maid Service
  • Staff

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 10-12

Bathrooms: 5 Bathrooms, 2 Half Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Amenities include: • Daily maid service (weekdays) • 300 feet of private beach frontage • Tennis court, pavilion, rackets and balls • Tiki hut on beach • Beach Cabana w/outdoor showers • Satellite TV (Great Hall only) • TV with DVD (all bedrooms) • WIFI • Air Conditioning and ceiling fans (every room) • I Pod sound system • Fully equipped kitchen • Outdoor Barbeque and dining area • Safe • Baby monitor and 'pack & play' • Children's beach toys • Beach recliners • Water Loungers • DVD library • Book Library • Board games • Luxury linens • Robes & Slippers • Washer and Dryer Stroll the miles-long beach, stop in at Tippy's restaurant or The Beach House for a cool drink or a bite to eat. Lounge in the sun in the hammocks strung in the coconut grove, rest in the shade under the beachfront gazebo....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable:

    In Great Hall only...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    TV with DVD in each bedroom, Apple TV...moreless

  • Toys
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Bay/Sound
  • 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
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Beachfront

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
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Safe
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo
  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    Tiki hut on beach...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis:

    Private Tennis Court...moreless

  • Tennis Court
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway To Water
  • Water Sports Gear
  • Wood Deck

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
December
Nov 27 - Dec 17, 2016
7 night min stay

$4,500

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $57 per night, per additional guest

Holiday
Dec 18 - Jan 3, 2017
7 night min stay

$9,750

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $71 per night, per additional guest

Winter
Jan 4 - Feb 10, 2017
7 night min stay

$5,250

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $57 per night, per additional guest

Spring
Feb 11 - Apr 22, 2017
7 night min stay

$6,450

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $57 per night, per additional guest

Early Summer
Apr 23 - Jun 9, 2017
7 night min stay

$4,750

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $57 per night, per additional guest

Summer
Jun 10 - Aug 19, 2017
7 night min stay

$5,750

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $57 per night, per additional guest

Late Summer
Aug 20 - Sep 2, 2017
7 night min stay

$4,500

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $57 per night, per additional guest

Fall
Sep 3 - Nov 17, 2017
7 night min stay

$3,950

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $57 per night, per additional guest

Thanksgiving
Nov 18 - Nov 25, 2017
7 night min stay

$6,250

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $57 per night, per additional guest

December
Nov 26 - Dec 16, 2017
7 night min stay

$4,500

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

Holiday
Dec 17 - Jan 3, 2018
7 night min stay

$9,750

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Tax Rate 7.5%

Notes:

RATES ARE FOR UP TO SIX GUESTS. For each additional guest, add $400/week, babies under two are free.

NOTE: We have set the rates this way to make the property affordable for smaller groups who use less water and electricity, and create less wear and tear.


Manager's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting manager when booking


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Location

8 Miles
Nearest Airport
Governor's Harbour (GHB)
750 Metres
Nearest Barpub
Tippys, a 10-minute walk down the beach
750 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
Tippys, a 10-minute walk down the beach
1 Metres
Nearest Beach
Tir Na Nog Beach is on the property

Tir Na N'og is situated on the Atlantic side of the Island, directly on the beach. There is a reef just 300 meters off shore which shelters the beach and the waters ensuring perfect swimming, snorkeling and kayaking conditions for all guests.

Two of the best restaurants in the area are also located just a short walk down the beach.

Other Activities: Kayaking and Boating

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2007

About: Tir Na N'og is a place where you can truly find serenity, and take some time for yourself.

Why Central Eleuthera, The Bahamas:
I bought Tir Na N'og in 2007, and had it renovated and decorated by renowned interior designer and author of the book 'Island Living', David Flint Wood. The 10 acre estate is situated on an old plantation, and its heritage is reflected in the all of the buildings and furnishings. Eleuthera means 'freedom' in Greek, and this Island which has managed to escape the mass development which has occurred in most of the Bahamas, really does give you a sense of relief.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Calendar last updated: 11/29/2016

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Photos

  • Tir Na Nog's pink sand beach

    Tir Na Nog's pink sand beach

  • The Great Hall

    The Great Hall

  • Great Hall living area with dining area in background

    Great Hall living area with dining area in background

  • Great Hall Veranda

    Great Hall Veranda

  • Main House bedroom with king bed

    Main House bedroom with king bed

  • Bathroom

    Bathroom

  • Beach Cottages

    Beach Cottages

  • Beach Cottage bedroom

    Beach Cottage bedroom

  • Tiki Hut

    Tiki Hut

  • Hammock in Palms

    Hammock in Palms

  • Tir Na Nog's Beach

    Tir Na Nog's Beach

  • Wedding at Tir na nog

    Wedding at Tir na nog

  • Path to beach

    Path to beach

  • Great Hall showing living/entertainment area and part of dining area

    Great Hall showing living/entertainment area and part of dining area

  • Great Hall kitchen

    Great Hall kitchen

  • Main House

    Main House

  • Main House bedroom with twin beds

    Main House bedroom with twin beds

  • Beach Cottage deck

    Beach Cottage deck

  • Beach Cottage

    Beach Cottage

  • Tennis court and pavilion

    Tennis court and pavilion

  • Tiki Hut

    Tiki Hut

  • Hammock near Beach

    Hammock near Beach

  • Land of the Forever Young

    Land of the Forever Young

  • Tippy’s beachfront restaurant and bar, a 10 minute walk down the beach from Tir Na Nog.

    Tippy’s beachfront restaurant and bar, a 10 minute walk down the beach from Tir Na Nog.

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This listing was first published here in 2009.

Date last modified - Wednesday, December 07, 2016

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