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Hopetown Bahamas 'Chrysalis' Escape-Beach/Harbor

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Last updated: 04/08/2017
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Harbor Views, Beach Access, Pvt Int Courtyard..

Open living plan to create airy, interior/exterior living. Courtyard links master suite with queen bed and bathroom to main house. 2 additional bedrooms upstairs in main house. 1 bedroom with 2 twin beds the other with 1 double bed. Second bathroom upstairs with bathtub/shower. Rinse off after the beach in outdoor shower. Front porch provides stunning views of the harbor and sunsets, while offering privacy from the street. Spectacular, quiet, mile long beach 25 yards behind house. Wifi, cable television.


Member since: 2013

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/08/2017

Property Type

  • House

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 6
  • Events Allowed
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Studio has a queen bed and a private bathroom with shower...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

    Upstairs in main house shared bath with tub with other bedrm...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 double

    Upstairs in main house shared bath with tub with other bedrm...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    In studio...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Upstairs in main house. Shared with 2 bedrooms....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Property management company who is available to meet you at ferry and show you to the home. They are available for any questions or house needs....moreless


  • Books


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic


  • Churches
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    Directly in front of house harbor view with view of lighthouse...moreless

  • Beachfront:

    25 yards behind house mile long sandy beach...moreless

  • Ocean View:

    25 yards behind house mile long sandy beach...moreless

  • Water View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining:

    Open plan allows for additional people to spread out in living area, porch area and bar counter in kitchen....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    units in each bedroom...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    spices, cleaning supplies...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill


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from 2 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay
$260 $260
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Taxes Not included


Our cancellation policy is as follows: if you cancel 90 days prior to arrival you will receive your deposit back less 10% of deposit for processing fee. If you cancel less than 90 days before arrival, you lose your deposit unless we can re-rent the house for those same dates. Your deposit is non-refundable during the 4 weeks before and after Chrtms. and Easter holidays unless we re-rent the house

Thank you for submitting your reservation request. Please keep in mind that this booking is not confirmed until we have contacted you.

The following are some of our policies:

Check-in / Checkout:

Checkout time is no later than 9:30 AM and and check-in time is no earlier than 2 PM. Please let us know if an extra guest will be accompanying you. You will be charged a $150.00 per extra person.

Manager's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 04/08/2017
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5 Miles
Nearest Airport
Marsh Harbour
25 Metres
Nearest Barpub
Several choices in town
60 Metres
Nearest Ferry
Walking Distance
25 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
Several choices in town
10 Metres
Nearest Beach
Directly Behind House

Car: Not Necessary

Set it a quaint Bahamian village with views of a candy striped lighthouse, Chrysalis fronts on the bustling harbor and backs to a mile-long sandy beach. Spend your days strolling the beach, body surfing in the waves, visiting the history museum, or snorkeling in the crystal blue waters. Or get more adventurous and rent a motor boat to go island hopping, go out on a charter fishing trip, or go scuba diving with Froggie's Out Island Charters. In the evening, enjoy cocktails on the porch and then wander to one of several restaurants offering local Bahamian cuisine. Hope Town has it all!


Manager info

Year Purchased: 1988

About: Our parents discovered and immediately fell in love with this idyllic Bahamian island in the late 1960's. Shortly thereafter they purchased this plot of land with hopes of someday building their own retreat. After 20 years and 3 children, our father, a Cambridge, MA architect, was able to realize his dream design with the construction of Chrysalis. Today we three children enjoy bringing our own families to this special island to experience the relaxed Hope Town way of life.

Why Hope Town, Elbow Cay, Bahamas:
Our property allows for idyllic views of the harbor and is steps to the white sandy beach. The dramatic architectural design combines the interior and exterior living spaces. The studio allows for private sleeping from the main house. Chrysalis is centrally located in the settlement of Hopetown; steps to restaurants, shops and beaches.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Chrysalis is at the most narrow part of the island with frontal access to the harbor and rear access to the beach. The unique, architectural design of the house allows privacy while being in the center of town activity.

Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/08/2017

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This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Saturday, April 22, 2017

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