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Touchstone's Cottage on 1 acre , Beachside, Tropical Property

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Cottage, 2 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 2-4)

Crisp, bright, spacious cottage on enormous tropical garden, steps from the world-class pink sand beach. Full kitchen, large, cozy living room, 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms. Relax on the patio overlooking the expansive property. Feels like home away from home with all of the amenities you might need, like high-speed internet, cable TV, microwave, and backup generator available (just in case). High ceilings with beautiful local Bahamian art. Spotless. Well cared for by Global Services's concierge managers and staff.

Keywords: bright, spacious, cottage, tropical, garden, beach, magical decor,2 bedrooms, 2 baths,high ceilings, full kitchen, spacious living room, outside patio, air conditioned bedrooms, art ,internet, boogie boards, beach furniture, backup generator,cable tv,

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 22, 2017

Amenities

Dunmore Town Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:30 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Towels Provided ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1), (2) Twin or Single Beds
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • churches
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • kayaking
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
Notes:
This property comes with a manager concierge service provided by Mark and Rachel with Global Services. These wonderful people will take care of you from A to Z. Laundry services are provided through them at a separate fee and any additional info you might need.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(26 traveler reviews)

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Touchstone's Cottage on 1 acre , Beachside, Tropical Property
average rating of 4.769231 based on 26 reviews
5

Peaceful oasis on Harbour Island

  • 5 of 5

We thought Touchstone Cottage was a great value as far as Harbour Island goes. There is only one house and a short, lovely walk between this adorable cottage and the most beautiful, isolated beach with snorkeling right offshore. All we had to do was put on our masks and swim out to the prettiest coral, fish, and underwater rock formations I've ever seen.

The cottage itself is lovely, and larger than it appears in the photos. It is well laid out, with two beds and baths that are a mirror image of each other and offer good privacy, and a nice open kitchen/dining/living area that allowed us to spend lots of family/friend time together. There is a wall of french doors that runs the entire length of the public space, so you can look out onto the lovely, spacious grounds where coconut palms, frangipani, ginger and other tropical trees grow. We had hummingbirds come up to the flowers just outside - and didn't even have to stand up to get a good look - we could see them right from where we were sitting at the kitchen island.

I personally loved the decor of the cottage - it has lots of white that gives it a clean, modern feel, balanced with bleached wood planks on the ceiling and art/decor that give it coziness and warmth. The entire place - cottage, house, grounds - is brimming with personality!

Mark and Rachel, the property managers, were always available and super friendly.

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The perfect place to stay

  • 5 of 5

We had the best time on Harbour Island and the Touchstone Cottage was the perfect place for us to stay. The cottage is clean, lovely, has high ceilings, and is quite large. It is a stones throw from the most beautiful beach and water I have ever seen, which we often had all to ourselves. The grounds surrounding the cottage are lush and it is very private, quiet, and peaceful. I would highly recommend the Touchstone Cottage for anyone looking for a place to stay on Harbour Island.

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cute garden cottage by pink sands

  • 4 of 5

Thanks you to the lovely host and staff for a memorable stay at this great little hideaway. The cottage is a short (very short) walk to the beach and a fun golf cart trip to the town. The pink sand is the softest I've ever seen and the water is the clearest! The beds in the cottage were comfy and the whole place is tastefully decorated and usefully kitted out. We loved sitting on the porch watching the stars at night listening to the waves.

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Heaven on earth

  • 5 of 5

Our 3 rd time on Harbour Island so we were delighted to stay in Touchstone Cottage.

The best location to the whole island with minutes walk to the quiet pink sandy beach & the turquoise water.

The house had everything we needed and the ac was a luxury in every room.

The decor was super & comfy beds.

Definitely a place we'll be going back to.

Highly recommend

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful stay

  • 5 of 5

This cottage was exactly as described and we had a fabulous time during our stay. It is very private and you can't beat the access to the beach. We hope to be back again!

  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your lovely review. It was our pleasure​ hosting you. We hope you return again in the near future!
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Touchstone Cottage

  • 5 of 5

Touchstone cottage was GREAT! We loved everything about it. The staff Rachel and Mark were wonderful. Very helpful in every way. Although, there is an enormous house built that blocks the view to the ocean the property is so beautiful. It doesn't really matter. We rented beach chairs and umbrella from Teejays every day. Very reasonable and you can get food and drinks there also. With one exception ( need a bigger TV in living room and possibly put a small one in each bedroom) Touchstone cottage is wonderful!!!!!

  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
8 Miles
North Eleuthera Airport

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Rates & Availability

Available
Unavailable
Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $185
Pet Fee $185
Damage Deposit $500

The standard is a Saturday to Saturday rental, please inquire if you wish to rent otherwise.
Additional services are provided by property/concierge managers Mark and Rachel Ricks with Global Services Bahamas.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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