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View from Saunders Beach - 100 yds from Cottage

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Last updated: 09/26/2016
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21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Manager
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

A pleasant spot for the discerning traveler who enjoys the flavor of island living.
Set in a large tropical garden on a quiet residential street just a hundred meters from a 2,000 foot sandy beach.
A verandah surrounds the entire cottage and is perfect for just relaxing and 'chilling out'.
Enjoy your snacks or catch up on your reading on either the South or West verandahs .
A mezzanine bedroom overlooks the Living room , homeoffice nook , and fully equipped Kitchen.
There is satellite t.v. and wireless internet access .

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    21ask owner...moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3, Beds for 2-3

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Queen sized bed in spacious room. Built in closet. Ample windows giving good cross breeze ventilation and light. Balcony bedroom overlooks the Living Areas....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Full bathroom with spacious shower.

Other Amenities

  • A friend owns a car rental service - much more resonable than the big companies - delivery and pick up service - i can advance booking for you - advised...moreless

Entertainment

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Roku TV streaming device...moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Botanical Garden
  • Caves
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Duty Free Shops
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Reefs
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Synagogues
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beach:

    residential setting with view to sea....moreless

  • Near The Ocean

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Jet Skiing
  • Paragliding
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Casual dining for up to four persons in the open plan Living Area....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Ductless central air conditioning unit....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    And clothes line in garden...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet:

    Wireless internet available.....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Open plan Living Area....moreless

  • Parking:

    Ample parking close to cottage , ...moreless

  • Telephone:

    Telephone for local calls only......local cellular phone available for rent....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Beach and bath towels...moreless

  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Kitchen:

    Full kitchen with all necessary pots and utensils fro cooking....moreless

  • Microwave:

    O/H microwave....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Fridge with top freezer....moreless

  • Stove:

    Full sized range (with integral oven)....moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Bicycles:

    Bicycles Available for Rent...moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.7
from 30 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
standard rate
May 31 - Oct 31, 2016
5 night min stay
$150
$1,050 $4,000
My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
$150
$1,100 $3,500
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • cleaning fee $60
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Cleaning fee of $60

Extra guest charge of $50 a night

A $300.00 deposit fee secures the cottage and places the traveller as 'Reserved ' on the Homeaway callendar . The balance is paid in cash on arrivalal


Manager's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting manager when booking


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Calendar

Last updated: 09/26/2016
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21 Unavailable
22 Today
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Location

5 Miles
Nearest Airport
Nassau International
400 Metres
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Potters Cay
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
200 Metres
Nearest Motorway
Inter-island highway
400 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
50 Metres
Nearest Beach
Saunders Beach

Car: Not Necessary

It's very centrally located , The cottage is in a quiet , exclusive residential neighborhood ,called Vista Marina . It's close to Downtown and yet near to the many great beaches along the Western Coast .It's a 10 minutes Jitney bus ride to the hotels/casino at Cable Beach , Tourist are welcome and pay cash - para- sailing , jet -skis , pools bars etc . I love the jitneys . They're a great means of getting anywhere for $1.25 and meeting Bahamians .

Getting Downtown takes 10 minutes, and they run every 10 mins. or so . Getting to a supermarket is just as easy - a 10 minute jitney , or there's a convenience store/gas station ,200 metres away.

If you like , you can do what I do every moning - walk the 100 yds. to the beach and sit on the bench and drink coffee - it's really beautiful - spectacular view and no people ! THe beach has restrooms and outdoor showers , as well as a children's playground .

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2009

About: Your host, Stuart, has lived on the property for seventeen years and is a retired professor of English. A Bahamian, born in Wales, enjoys helping the visitor to appreciate Nassau and to optimize their experience as a guest and not a tourist. He can arrange a hassle-free pick up at the airport as well as getting a good car rental deal or taxi rides with drivers he knows and trusts . He lives in the main house on the property and is discreetly available for any useful info.

Why Nassau, Bahamas:
It's Architecture is in the centuries old colonial / tropical style. It is designed for 'living on your porch'. It's in a large property with lots of lush vegetation , so it's pretty private .With a 95% perfect climate and constant sea breeze, why not?

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Its' location and its' relative isolation away from traffic . Sometimes , I just take my coffee and walk the fifty metres to the beach in the morning . The beach is soft sand and perfect for swimming . It's 2000 feet long and divided up into several separate bays . Most visitors are surprised at how few people use the beach . Bahamians rarely like beaching between the end of October and the end of April , the next year Many days , I just walk along the beach path to Downtown , through the ' Fish Fry ' native restuarant area , and past another stunning beach . This beach has a closeup view of the cruise ships at dock . I've include shots of this in the photo selection . I


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • View from Saunders Beach - 100 yds from Cottage

    View from Saunders Beach - 100 yds from Cottage

  • On my walk with Mojo ay the start of the beach path , Beach restrooms in back

    On my walk with Mojo ay the start of the beach path , Beach restrooms in back

  • View from Saunders Beach , showing Arawak cay

    View from Saunders Beach , showing Arawak cay

  • view from Saunders Beach showing Groin and Blackbeards Cay in background

    view from Saunders Beach showing Groin and Blackbeards Cay in background

  • Junkanoo Beach Just past the Fish Fry , and almost to Downtown

    Junkanoo Beach Just past the Fish Fry , and almost to Downtown

  • View from western verandah with a glimpse of Poinsettia Drive

    View from western verandah with a glimpse of Poinsettia Drive

  • Southern verandah

    Southern verandah

  • kitchen and  stairs to  mezzanine  floor  bedroom

    kitchen and stairs to mezzanine floor bedroom

  • bedroom . Really good consistant sea breeze

    bedroom . Really good consistant sea breeze

  • new desktop - with wi fi , skype etc

    new desktop - with wi fi , skype etc

  • Living room

    Living room

  • Saunders Beach - 100 yds from cottage. Picture taken at about midday

    Saunders Beach - 100 yds from cottage. Picture taken at about midday

  • Rock Point ( ' Thunderball ' fame ) On Jitney route

    Rock Point ( ' Thunderball ' fame ) On Jitney route

  • Cruise ship entering Harbour - Taken from Saunders Beach, 100yds from cottage at dawn.

    Cruise ship entering Harbour - Taken from Saunders Beach, 100yds from cottage at dawn.

  • Another beach on the beach path , close to downtown , just past the Fish Fry

    Another beach on the beach path , close to downtown , just past the Fish Fry

  • Entrance to cottage - showing path and stairs to Southern verandah

    Entrance to cottage - showing path and stairs to Southern verandah

  • Front door - cottage, southern verandah

    Front door - cottage, southern verandah

  • Western verandah

    Western verandah

  • living room from bedroom

    living room from bedroom

  • open shower - caribbean design -avoids unheigenic curtain

    open shower - caribbean design -avoids unheigenic curtain

  • New Rattan living room set

    New Rattan living room set

  • Living room from bottom of living room stairs

    Living room from bottom of living room stairs

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  • Sleeps
    3
  • Bedrooms
    1
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Property type
    Cottage
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Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
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  • Response time Within 24 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 09/26/2016

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