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Last updated: 09/11/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

This sunny suite on landscaped grounds is located on the hilltop above Governors Harbour, in a small community of homes called Governor’s Estate. Stroll down the hill to the shops and restaurants of town, or buy fresh fish and lobster from the town dock. An 8-minute walk in the other direction takes you to French Leave Beach, the most beautiful beach on the island. Walk for miles along this sandy shore, snorkel in the gin-clear waters, and enjoy a meal or a cocktail at the beachside Beach House restaurant. If you prefer, stay at home at Peach House and sunbathe on your expansive deck with views of the ocean.

Peach House has a bright and sunny, open-plan living and dining area with French doors to a large deck. The spacious master bedroom, which also has French doors to a deck, has a king bed and en suite bathroom with walk-in shower. There is an additional half-bath off the living room.

The kitchen is fully equipped and supplied. Kitchen appliances include a glass-topped electric range and oven, full-size refrigerator, microwave, dishwasher, toaster, and blender.

The apartment has access a laundry room with washer and dryer, shared with the downstairs apartment. Peach House is fully air-conditioned and equipped with IPOD docks, WIFI, and satellite TV with DVD.

French Leave Beach, walking distance from the house, is an idyllic, mile-long, crescent-shaped, pink-sand beach. There are only half a dozen houses on the entire length of this spectacular beach, among the most famous in the Bahamas. The surf is very mild, protected by a large reef system that parallels the shore. The water on French Leave Beach is literally crystal clear: with no rivers or streams on the island, Eleuthera’s seas are free of sediment and among the clearest in the world.

The town of Governors Harbour, at the bottom of the hill, has a charming collection of 19th century homes and churches overlooking its historic harbor. The recently restored Haynes Library, which dates from 1897, hosts a weekly coffee hour for foreign residents and tourists. Governors Harbour 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.

Eleuthera is famous for its 100 miles of spectacular, deserted beaches. The island, home to just 8000 residents, is completely safe any time of the day or night. Enjoy the rare experience of picking up hitch-hikers and leaving your keys in the car wherever you go. The snorkeling, diving, and fishing on the island are world class. Boating, surfing, and other water sports are also popular. You can rent power boats, sailboats, sea kayaks, bikes. You can have a charter captain take you out for excursions of various types. There is excellent sightseeing as well. Eleuthera has vast caves, cliffs, a bottomless ocean hole, many unique beaches, historic churches and 19th century homes, and small villages to explore. We hope you will enjoy Peach House, and experience all our island has to offer.

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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 2
  • 800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Limited Accessibility
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • MP3 Dock
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Botanical Garden
  • Caves
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Duty Free Shops
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Reefs
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Town

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
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  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Spelunking
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 2 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Area
  • Living Room
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Split-System Air Conditioning
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Base Rate 2016
Jan 4 - Dec 17, 2016
3 night min stay
$250
$1,495
Holiday
Dec 18 - Jan 3, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,950
Base Rate 2017
Jan 4 - Dec 16, 2017
3 night min stay
$250
$1,495
Holiday
Dec 17 - Jan 3, 2018
7 night min stay

$1,950

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Rate for 6 nights: $1385

Rate for 5 nights: $1245

Rate for 4 nights: $1035

Rate for 3 nights: $795

Security deposit: $500


Manager's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting manager when booking


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Last updated: 09/11/2016
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Location

8 Miles
Nearest Airport
Governors Harbour Airport (GHB)
300 Metres
Nearest Barpub
The Buccanneer
300 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
The Buccanneer
800 Metres
Nearest Beach
French Leave Beach

The town of Governors Harbour has a charming collection of 19th century homes and churches overlooking its historic harbor. The recently restored Haynes Library, which dates from 1897, hosts a weekly coffee hour for foreign residents and tourists. Governors Harbour has grocery stores, restaurants, liquor stores, two banks with ATMs, a bakery, gift shops, a dive shop, and a medical clinic. Buy fresh fish, conch, and lobster daily at the dock from the local fisherman. 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.

 

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Photos

  • Exterior and Lush Grounds

    Exterior and Lush Grounds

  • Living Room with French Doors to Deck

    Living Room with French Doors to Deck

  • Deck

    Deck

  • Relaxing on the deck at Peach House

    Relaxing on the deck at Peach House

  • Lush Grounds

    Lush Grounds

  • French Leave Beach from South End

    French Leave Beach from South End

  • French Leave Beach

    French Leave Beach

  • Village of Governors Harbour

    Village of Governors Harbour

  • Street in Governors Harbour

    Street in Governors Harbour

  • Village of Governors Harbour

    Village of Governors Harbour

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Dining Area with French Doors to Deck

    Dining Area with French Doors to Deck

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Bathroom

    Bathroom

  • Peach House exterior

    Peach House exterior

  • Lush Grounds

    Lush Grounds

  • French Leave Beach from North End

    French Leave Beach from North End

  • French Leave Beach

    French Leave Beach

  • French Leave Beach

    French Leave Beach

  • Village of Governors Harbour

    Village of Governors Harbour

  • History Haynes Library in Governors Harbour

    History Haynes Library in Governors Harbour

  • Cliff Jumping at the Rock Sound Ocean Hole

    Cliff Jumping at the Rock Sound Ocean Hole

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This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Tuesday, September 20, 2016

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