May Special! Charming in-Town Oasis with Guest Cottage, Pool, Cabana, Generator(13 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:4-7 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
Two homes, enclosed property, pool, 5 Bedrooms total, 5 Baths--Sleeps 8, MAX 10
The Yellowbird property is totally enclosed and includes two homes. The main house has two bedrooms, one with a king bed, the other having two twin-size beds; and two bathrooms. Both bedrooms are tucked up under the eaves and have direct access to the rear verandah. The cottage includes three separate bedrooms, each with its own private bath and entry. The lower bedrooms in the guest cottage adjoin making a family-friendly suite. The upper bedroom has a harbour view.
The set up is ideal for 2 families traveling together.
Yellowbird is decorated in a casual, shabby chic beach style with weathered and chippy paint finishes, slip-covered furniture, wood floors and general ease of living. The pool and garden are the perfect place to relax and cool off. The beach is an eight minute walk or a one minute golfcart ride.
The home is locally managed, and includes wireless internet and generator.
The in-town location affords you the opportunity to feel a part of this special island--you are in the heart of the village here. Walk to all of the shops, restaurants, Valentines Marina/Dive Centre, grocery stores, bakery, deli and down to the harbour to catch the sunset.
Member since: 2010
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters
- Children Welcome:
Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10
Bathrooms: 5 Bathrooms
- Harbour view from penthouse bedroom. Located in the heart of town with restaurants, shopping, grocery and dancing within very short distance. Pristine, public 'pink' beach within 10-minute walk. Light daily housekeeping is provided excluding Sundays. Propane generator has been installed in case of island power outages....moreless
- DVD Player
- Satellite / Cable
- Away From It All
Local Services & Businesses
- Horseback Riding
- Sight Seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Deepsea Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Surf Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Catering Available:
- Coffee Maker:
- Cooking Utensils
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Dec 17 - Jan 7, 2017
7 night min stay
Spring 2017 Season
Mar 4 - Apr 30, 2017
5 night min stay
May 1 - May 31, 2017
4 night min stay
My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- pool heater $300
- Refundable Damage Deposit $500
Rentals begin Saturday to Saturday or Sunday to Sunday depending on existing rental listings.
Half of the rental fee plus a $500 deposit is required at booking. The deposit will be returned after the property is inspected without incident after your departure.
There is an additional $300 fee for use of the pool heater if you choose.
VRBO adds an additional service fee to book the property. This fee is approximately 6%.
Gratuity for the housekeeper at your departure is customary.
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Car: Not Necessary
Yellowbird is located in the heart of town in Harbour Island. If you enjoy walking to the local restaurants and shops, and taking a stroll down to the bay front for sunsets--you can do it all Yellowbird. The main water taxi station is located within a two-minute walk of Yellowbird.
Year Purchased: 2006
About the owner: We're a family that enjoys entertaining our friends and family and simple island life. Our children, now teenagers, loved the freedom of exploring Harbour Island, collecting hermit crabs, discovering baby chicks, and boogie boarding the crystal waters. During our ten years of owning Yellowbird, we have made several important upgrades to the property while maintaining its historic charm. Installing a generator, remodeling the kitchen, adding a pool & cabana, and employing a house manager that lives on the island has made a major impact on the comfort of our home.
Why the Owner Chose Dunmore Town, Bahamas:
We fell in love with Harbour Island~ its people, natural beauty and way of life. Our children especially love the uncommon freedom of walking to the bakery, local pizza place and ice-cream shop on their own. . The Yellowbird property is completely enclosed.
Yellowbird Looking Down Murray St. to the Main Dock.
Front view of house from Murray Street.
Newly renovated kitchen.
The living area in the main cottage.
Two twin-size beds on the upper level in Main House.
Main house upper level bathroom tub.
Penthouse Bedroom in Guest House
Lower level queen-size bedroom.
Full-size bedroom that adjoins the queen-size bedroom in guest cottage.
Relax in the pool-side cabana bed.
View from Murray Street up from boat taxi station.
Dining room adjacent to living room.
Living area view from kitchen.
King-size master bedroom in main cottage. Upper level.
Enjoy lounging poolside with a covered cabana.
View from outside of the upper level queen-size bedroom in guest house.
Guest house lower level queen-size bedroom with adjoining door to other bedroom.
Crystal blue waters of Harbour Island make perfect boogie boarding conditions.
Shaded dining area with charcoal grill.
This listing was first published here in 2010.
Date last modified - Thursday, December 08, 2016
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