Honeymoon&Turtlefishhaven: Seafront or Groundflrprivacy@Heart of 7mb-Your Choice(41 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3-7 nights
- Property type:Condo
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:Yes
About the Property
Best, largest Condo Choice, 2Bd 2Bth, EZ Beach Access & All! Sleep 5 COMFORTABLY
with all the simple luxury and tranquility, quiet, privacy, maximum convenience, incomparable style and stunning beauty -
TurtleFish Haven & HoneyMoon Haven are
@ THE ABSOLUTE HEART OF SEVEN MILE BEACH!
+MORE FEATURES, SERVICES & VALUE;
++A FAMILY-FRIENDLY ATMOSPHERE
+++OUR 3 DECADES OF OWNER KNOWLEDGE
++++CONVENIENT PROXIMITY TO EVERY FEATURE YOU DESIRE
+++++GUARANTEED ETHICAL ACCURACY OF EVERY STATEMENT WE MAKE
......no rude surprises on your arrival as to the quality of our accommodations,
- the beauty and expansive luxury of our beach,
- the proximity of our convenient services,
- the quality of our accommodations, or
- our commitment to your enjoyment!
ALL THIS - AND MORE = YOUR MOST MEMORABLE HOLIDAY
This is our second home, with each condo being an integral part of our past, present - and future.
We take great pride in introducing & guiding our guests with a personalised Welcome Letter + Cayman Attractions Binder to enhance your Cayman experience with the best info possible.
.....including insider information regarding Cayman features, attractions and amenities;
mobile phones for your use anywhere on Island; discounted car rentals and much, much more!
Why pay more for a small, cramped hotel room???
...when you can have your very own private, spacious condominium with all amenities for far less?
Bring your family or easily share TurtleFish Haven and/or HoneyMoon Haven with another couple.
We guarantee enough space and activity to entertain and tire out even the most energetic of youngsters!
LOCATION! CONVENIENCE! COMFORT!
We are the single MOST DESIRABLE LOCATION on Grand Cayman: we are at the center of pristine GALLEON BEACH between the Ritz-Carlton & Westin Resort. No cluttered beach, just a wide expanse of sand for you to enjoy. They argue over who has the most central location and most sand on Seven Mile Beach… our answer: YES!
We now offer TWO outstanding condo units.... HoneyMoon Haven is our spectacular OceanFront condo that hangs right over the beach - which is so close to our balcony that you can actually hear the water lapping at the shore;
TurtleFish Haven is set back conveniently on the ground floor with a large double patio - even as a less expensive OceanView condo you have direct access across our lawn to our incomparable beach. Both HoneyMoon and TurtleFish Havens feature an exceptional level of privacy along with OceanFront/View. And both have the largest interior space in our complex due to our extensive remodeling.
Until we can get to the necessary task of adding an additional listing, we will offer both from this page, with outstanding discounted prices on both and the same unexcelled service and information source to make your vacation the very best you've ever had. Our advertised price will be for OceanView TurtleFish Haven - our OceanFront HoneyMoon Haven costs US$72 (+CI tourism tax=US$81.50) more each night for its premium location. We guarantee you will be as impressed with our Havens, our location and our service as our previous guests have been, as attested to by our VRBO reviews. So our calendar will not specifically reflect any given unit's availability.... Just call us to sort out which is available for any specific dates and which best meets your desired accommodation needs.
THE SINGULAR FEATURES OF OUR GROUNDFLOOR VILLA: with its unique 45-degree layout to afford maximum privacy along with stunning beach & sea views...plus our direct access to our naturally shaded beach!
CONVENIENCE? For virtually every need, just a short walk away from our complex to SIX shopping centers and over TWENTY restaurants! Plus: 2 full service Supermarkets, 2 Sports Bars, 5 Beverage Stores, 3 Health Spas, 4 Jewelers, 5 Realtors - even a frozen yogurt shoppe right across the road from us! Renting a car is definitely optional! But even that is easy with our discounted services from the largest agency on Island.
COMFORT? Our unique TurtleFish Haven offer AFFORDABLE LUXURY with the LARGEST TWO-BEDROOM configuration, providing a spacious environment appealing to the most discriminating taste. Eliminating interior walls & kitchen closet created our exclusive open floor plan living area. Double patios from both livingroom and bedroom to the lawn leading to the beach only enhances your indoor/outdoor access pleasure. You relax on light, comfortable rattan furniture and plush living room cushions next to a spacious eating area. We have three flat-screen TVs, WIFI, snorkeling gear and a full kitchen complement, from blender, toaster, microwave, ice maker to wine glasses and more.
Whether you are viewing the sea from the master suite super king bed, breakfasting on the patio or just lounging around in our unique Cayman rattan rockers - yes, the sea is visible right across our lawn and beach - you are guaranteed a stress-free and tranquil environment that refreshes your soul and renews your spirit. You can even blow-dry your hair whilst enjoying our tranquil ocean view.
We specialise in assisting our guests by answering every question before you arrive - so you can enjoy every precious minute of your time with us at either Haven.
Our TurtleFish location is on the largest courtyard lawn in our complex so you pay less even though you have direct beach views and access from our ground floor exits from both master suite and living room.
HoneyMoon Haven is the most private condo in the entire complex - no other unit is on either side or above you! Also constructed with an open interior and cathedral ceilings, the expansive atmosphere Is enhanced by our unique loft with a master suite like no other. Just ask us about our unique features! Two king beds grace this condo, and the view from the patio is unrivalled - ANYWHERE!
Of course both Havens have central air, are fully furnished and equipped for your stay, and are inspected and approved annually by The Cayman Islands Hotel Licensing Board. TurtleFish Haven also is DISABILITY ACCESSIBLE!!!
What more can you ask?
SIMPLY PUT, TurtleFish Haven AND HoneyMoon Haven are the very best value condos on all of Seven Mile Beach!
And we delight in making your visit even more friendly, comfortable & rewarding with our Welcoming Letter and Attractions Binder in the condo! INTRODUCTIONS to just about any local product or service offered on Island are available to our guests as well...we've been here for decades! This includes (but certainly not limited to) real property or business services info, how to do CUBA (Easy!) or exotic watersports!
BUT IF YOUR GOAL is to just spend a whole week relaxing in the shade of our Casuarinas whilst generating a marvelous tan on the broadest and deepest part of Seven Mile Beach… well, we offer that in abundance, on the most stunningly beautiful and protected section of pristine Seven Mile Beach.
ALL this make our Havens at Galleon Beach's centrally located beachfront a most memorable location for your best holiday ever!
And our SPECTACULAR and MEMORABLE signature sunsets come at no additional cost!
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Member since: 2012
- On floor 1
- 1400 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- 2 modern tiled with full showers, storage cosmetics
- Activity guide with recommendations Convenient to SIX shopping areas withiin walking distance, with World-class dining and shopping Discounts to local attractions, Expanded interior redesign with native coral rock wall, Private introductions to local amenities and services, Guaranteed family-friendly environment...moreless
- CD Player
- Music Library:
Satellite / Cable:
Satellite TV includes HBO, STARZ, all 4 networks out of Miami, BBC America, Weather Channel, as well as specialty adult (Lifetime, A&E, Food, RCMMovie, ESPN, Lifetime, E!, Comedy) and children's programming (Disney, Nickelodeon, Carton, SPEED) as well as local Cayman channels 24 and 27, amongst others...moreless
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Botanical Garden
- Duty Free Shops
- Water Parks
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Beach View:
- Near The Ocean:
- Ocean View:
HoneyMoon Haven hangs right over the beach in the NW building - Or choose TutleFish Haven our Ground floor direct to the beach = OceanFront quality, convenience & access without oceanfront rates...moreless
Located just across the road from The Falls, with Governor's Square another block to the north and The Strand a block south beyond the Ritz; with a Supermarket, a dozen restaurants ...and more. ...moreless
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Equestrian Events
- Fly Fishing
- Golf Privileges Optional
- Jet Skiing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Surf Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Broadband Access:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Fitness Room / Equipment:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
We provide guests with a convenient pre-paid local mobile phone to use and carry with you on Island, asking only that you 'top it up' at Foster's for next guest use. Local phone for use anywhere on Island...moreless
- Parking Off Street:
- Towels Provided:
- Washing Machine:
- Wireless Internet:
- Wood Stove:
- Catering Available:
- Coffee Maker:
- Cooking Utensils:
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Ice Maker
Both Havens Completely outfitted with all dishware & utensils, with plastic plates & wine glasses for beach use in addition to dinnerware; Yes we have new microwave, blender, coffeemaker & toaster...moreless
Deck / Patio:
TurtleFish Haven: Double patio from both master suite bedroon and living room, both facing the beach; HoneyMoon Haven patio hangs right over the beach with a view SW past the Ritz to George Town....moreless
- Lawn / Garden:
- Outdoor Grill:
Pool / Spa
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Jan 3 - Apr 22, 2017
5 night min stay
Spring Holiday thru Batabano17
Apr 23 - May 15, 2017
5 night min stay
May 16 - Aug 5, 2017
4 night min stay
Late Summer Special
Aug 6 - Sep 9, 2017
3 night min stay
Sep 17 - Oct 21, 2017
3 night min stay
Oct 22 - Nov 8, 2017
3 night min stay
Pirate's Weeks & Thanksgiving
Nov 9 - Nov 26, 2017
6 night min stay
Nov 27 - Dec 15, 2017
4 night min stay
Dec 16 - Jan 1, 2018
7 night min stay
My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Tax Rate 13%
As soon as booking is confirmed, we send contact info for discounted auto rentals immediately upon request. Our Welcoming Introduction Letter is sent by email after deposit payment is received. Questions regarding any aspect of guest interest shall be answered at any time. When in Cayman, our access number is 321.338.8752
Optional usage of Jacuzzi in HoneyMoon Haven requires a fee for usage as well as damage deposit to emphasize the need for extreme care in its use. If guests choose not to use the Jacuzzi, then no fee or damage deposit is required.
HoneyMoon Haven Ocean-Front location rate please add US$72.00 (plus 13% Hospitality Fee) to basic discount rate.
Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year's, Spring Break, and Easter Holiday periods please add US$50 (+ 13% Hospitality Fee) to basic discount rate.
As we impose no Service Fee, we ask that our guests leave CI$80 (US$100) for our Housekeeper on departure, all of which goes to her without deduction or taxation.
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Car: Not Necessary
Sunning, Tanning, Lazing, Loafing, Shell Hunting, Boating, Turtle Farm, Sting Ray City, Swimming with the Dolphins, Starfish Point, Bioluminescence Kayaking, Havana Cigars, Sunday Brunching, Hiking, Gourmet Eating, Local Delicacies, Fresh Fish daily, ...... much,much more
Year Purchased: 1982
About the owner: * Not the newest, largest, most opulent nor most expensive complex, we chose this property for its unexcelled location, innate charm and understated beauty, remarkable convenience, accessibility, superb design, beautiful gardens and easiest access to the beach. *VILLAS OF THE GALLEON (VoG) to this day remain the best value for money on Seven Mile Beach compared with any of the 51 other condo properties along stunning SMB. *Having been completely renovated after Hurricane Ivan, we have the highest approval and return visit ratings of any Seven Mile Beach property! *We offer our guests the comfort of our friendly setting, convenience of our superior location, and our personal attention to your every holiday wish. *Working diligently to keep our costs under control, we pass savings on to our guests. *We respect our guests' privacy whilst being available to provide information and services as needed. *Having been a part of Caymanian community for so long, we have a wealth of knowledge as to where to go, what to do, and just how to maximize your Cayman experience. *We love and appreciate this Island culture; most of our friends are Caymanian. *Husband Bob-a former officer of Rotary International-is proudly active in local Rotary service projects on Island. We offer a special discount to ALL service club members (Uncle Warren was a Lions' Governor: same relationship!). Bob's brother also is a Rotary PDG. *Wife Ann Marie is a former Head Start programme supervisor and Early Childhood college instructor. An experienced property manager, she can be counted on for extensive knowledge of all products, crafts, services and the best buys here in Cayman. *If you want to economize and not rent a car, we provide helpful hints as to how to best explore the island and take full advantage of the public transit system. Public mini-buses (US$2.50 p/person) run every few minutes up and down West Bay Road from Turtle Farm & Hell to George Town, and are convenient and fun. *
Why the Owner Chose George Town, Cayman Islands:
*Viewing the sea from our master suite superking bed - and the living room! *Or just sit on our third floor balcony listening to the soothing sound of the sea lapping at the shore *Breakfast on the patio, then walking right onto the beach across the lawn *The shade of our lovely casuarina pines *Enjoying the antics of the ching-chings *Our very own rare banana orchid *Vibrant Gardens *Our true retreat from the cares of the world in a stress-free environment *For our daughters - a safe, world-class holiday location *Amenities & facilities are endless and oh-so-conveniently located near us! *Villas of the Galleon is on the finest part of the Beach, centrally located to just about any service or attraction you might desire whilst on holiday within easy walking distance *We are super fortunate in our choice of location *The center of the beach never diminishes: sand torn from the north end of the beach by Nor'wester storms is deposited on the south end, and vice versa... in either case, we generally gain sand from both storm directions *Snorkeling begins right off our shore *Only 350 yards up the beach in front of Governor’s House is Governor’s Reef - easily accessible to entire families, regardless of age *And Beachcomber Reef is 400 yards to the South *Other terrific snorkeling locations are just two miles up AND down the beach at Cemetery & Pageant Reefs *Up at Northwest Point we have the fascinating Turtle Farm complex which features gigantic tortoises, breeding facilities, and turtles of all ages+Visit the collection of Caymanian birds in the aviary *Fascinating Caymanian friends Is that enough? FOR A REALLY UNFORGETTABLE EXPERIENCE? - even to engaging a luxurious Rolls-Royce from one friend, retired owner of one of the Island's most notable restaurants. As one of the Island's truly unique personalities he is a joy to know - can you imagine a more valuable honeymoon gift than HoneyMoon Haven or TurtleFish Haven as a special anniversary or birthday pleasure?
The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
Want to know about our unique Cayman history? * Our diverse communities? * Where to snorkel our incomparable reefs, dive, fish? * Where to find native artwork & crafts? * Where to go caving, turtling, to the Agricultural Center & Saturday AM fresh fruit & vegetable market? * Or view local community projects in SouthSound, Prospect, Savannah, Newlands, LowerValley, BoddenTown, FrankSound, EastEnd, OldManBay, NorthSide or RumPoint? We know them ALL! * Swim with the dolphins at Dolphin Cove on North Sound? * Or visit one of Cayman’s best-kept secrets - the Ugland Motor Museum? A surprisingly comprehensive attraction of over 50 of the world’s great automobiles, including the first car ever brought to Cayman - a 1914 Cadillac...As you enter the lobby is the world's first manufactured motor car...an 1886 Benz! * Nearby is Hell post office - yes, you can even send a postcard home from Hell - in the middle of Paradise! * Easy access to just about anywhere by car or minibus * Ride horses at our remote nature preserve out at Barker’s Point at the entrance to North Sound - a wild & untamed reminder of what Cayman was like before development * Enjoy a wide variety of native parrots in the wild on the eastern end of the Island or at the Botanical Garden off Frank Sound Road either before or after a scrumptious lunch at Kurt's Korner at Old Man Bay in North Side *Three miles South of us: George Town, Cayman's capital - quite the urban center with its many offices housing the financial and business affairs of the world * Less than a mile to the new planned community of Camana Bay, with modern facilities, restaurants on North Sound, movie theatre and shopping * Not to be missed is the daily Craft Market downtown, or the Wednesday Farmer's Market @ Camana Bay * Shopping is almost entirely in US$ to accommodate the 1.3 million cruise ship passengers who disembark annually for only a few hours' taste of what we have in Cayman for you to enjoy for a week -And much, much more!
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- Secondary: +1 4434686835
- Tertiary: +1345 9479111
Links to more information:
True Love, a la Cayman! -Sarah Kissing Dolphin -just one of our many attractions
The widest part of Galleon Beach - from our HoneyMoon Haven balcony >75,000 sqft
Shaded by our casuarinas, Galleon Beach at the very center and widest part of 7 Mile Beach
HoneyMoon Haven - Quiet, private above it all - wit a spectacular view of SMB!
HoneyMoon living area - YES! That is the beach right outside our sliding doors!
Another stunning Caribbean sunset from our beach - they're all different!
TurtleFish Haven's unique, enlarged open area and hand-built wall of East End coral from the '32 hurricane.
Spacious second bedroom twins made up as a king, also featuring Henry Link furnishings
Best view of SMB - right below us & the sea beyond - from HoneyMoonHaven balcony
Our Galleon Beach - the most beautiful swimming pool in the world!
Galleon Beach - the true centre of SMB - >75,000sqft compare to 8-20K elsewhere!
Just one more of our stunning sunsets at the very heart of Seen Mile Beach
HoneyMoon master suite w/our exclusive jacuzzi & max comfort, large open space
This listing was first published here in 2012.
Date last modified - Monday, February 20, 2017
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