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Cockleshell Beach Cottage

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Welcome to Cockleshell Cottage


Last updated: 05/08/2017
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

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

This quality 1100 sq. ft. cottage is a beachfront property located on the beautiful N.E. shores of Spanish Wells. The cottage is centrally air conditioned along with ceiling fans. There are tiled floors throughout. A completely equipped kitchen/dining area, moves into a delightfully furnished living room with a queen sized sofa bed. The sitting room overlooks and exits onto a large patio area.

The patio has a direct walkway to the powder sands of the beach and clear pristine waters of the shallow seas. The laundry room is also an access to the patio area and beachfront. The cottage has cable T.V. and computer internet service connection. There are two bedrooms with a queen sized bed in each and an adjoining private bathroom in each bedroom.

Cockleshell enjoys an excellent location on Spanish Wells. Restaurants, local bakeries, quality grocery stores and various shops are all within comfortable walking distance. Local transportation around Spanish Wells and adjoining Russell Island is usually by golf carts which can be rented close by (info and rates can be provided in the cottage). Bicycles come along with the cottage and provide an excellent and enjoyable way of getting around Spanish Wells. Of course, all water related activities are at hand and readily available.

Spanish Wells is known throughout the family islands of the Bahamas as a peaceful, tranquil island enjoying a stress free environment. We look forward to your visit and assure you of a relaxing and happy time here at Cockleshell Beach Cottage.

Keywords: beach, bungalow, serene


Member since: 2010

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 05/08/2017

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1100 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 6
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome:

    Most Welcome! Special games/Trivia/toys provided as needed. Crib/chair for young ones...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Thank you for not smoking inside..Patio area directly outside of the living areas...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Alternative Lifestyle

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Most of the time things run smoothly, however Spanish Wells is an island and very rarely, electricity, water and/or cable may go off. This is out of our control and we apologize if this happens. We will do all we can to ensure that you have an enjoyable stay in Cockleshell Cottage!...moreless


  • Books:

    Both Childrens and a good selection of quality novels/books...moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television:

    DVD Player....3 T.V. units ...moreless

  • Toys:

    Childrens/young peoples games...moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Library


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic


  • Churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    Beachfront property/pristine beach/waters....moreless

  • Beachfront:

    Excellent location,,Beachfront cottage...moreless

  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Jet Skiing
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    Throughout cottage...moreless

  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer:

    side/side w/washing machine...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Large living room..can seat 6/8 persons...moreless

  • Parking:

    directly in front of cottage/private parking...moreless

  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided:

    Including Beach Towels....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Laundry Room fully equipped...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    wifi - however due to circumstances beyond our control sometimes the power/cable/wifi may go off temporarily....moreless


  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Completely Equipped and furnished...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden:

    Small lawn in front of Beachcottage...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear:

    3 full sets of snorkelling equipment. Water toys as needed......moreless



from 5 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Dec 23 - Jan 6, 2018
7 night min stay

My Standard Rate
7 night min stay


Additional information about rental rates


  • Taxes Not included


Fees are quoted for 4 people. Over 4 people each person $75.00 per person per week - max 6 people.


Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 05/08/2017
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12 Miles
Nearest Airport
North Eleuthera Intl. Airport
200 Metres
Nearest Ferry
Short Distance Away
100 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
3 restaurants within walking distance
30 Metres
Nearest Beach
Located on the Beach

Car: Not Necessary

Spanish Wells is a community known throughout the Bahamas as the Lobster/Crawfish Capital...Its fishermen are noted as being among the best in the Bahamas. Cockleshell Cottage is located near 12th street, directly on the beach!


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1995

Why the Owner Chose Spanish Wells, Bahamas:
Simply Put....its one of the Best...both in quality and location

Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 05/08/2017

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  • Welcome to Cockleshell Cottage

    Welcome to Cockleshell Cottage

  • Relaxing Patio Overlooking Beach

    Relaxing Patio Overlooking Beach

  • Fully Equipped Kitchen and Eating Area

    Fully Equipped Kitchen and Eating Area

  • View from Back Patio

    View from Back Patio

VRBO #301415

This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Sunday, May 21, 2017

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