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CRAZY LOW INTRODUCTORY RATES! Breathtaking Views, Ocean Breezes, Huge Dock

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,300 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 6 - 7 nights


About the property

2 Bedroom, 2 Bath With Spectacular Ocean Views On Water's Edge with Huge Dock

Crazy Low Introductory Rates for this beautiful, one of a kind, round pedestal home at waters edge, with amazing views, incredible dock, swimming, water fun, and the most relaxing spot you'll ever visit...all available for vacation rental for the first time ever!!!

With wrap around balconies, windows and glass doors all the way around and on the water's edge, this home has views and breezes like no other. Huge private dock with steps down to the white sand turquoise waters, two large sitting areas with thatch roof tiki's for shade with a sunset tiki bar that overhangs the beautiful water. Large inflatable island with headrest and cup holders, tied off on mornings makes for never ending fun and relaxation. No need to worry about the kids because these are the bone fish flats, which means besides having incredible turquoise waters with white sand bottom, it also has no drop offs, no undertow, just enough waves to enjoy the sounds and the water is only 3-4 feet deep at it's deepest as far as you can walk or swim.

Sit and read or layout on the white sand directly in front of the home when tide is low. Large kitchen, large living area, and large bedrooms. This home is designed to maximize the views and breezes and it is absolutely spectacular!!! The deck beneath the house is beautifully finished with barbecue grill and furniture to relax and eat while enjoying the beautiful view and breezes. Take your family out on our TWO kayaks or our TWO stand up paddle boards for an adventure and explore the island cays that are part of your view, or bring your fishing pole to fish in the worlds best bone fishing waters that are your front yard.

Aqua Vista is wonderfully secluded and quiet, with the ocean breezes through the whispering pines and waves gently crashing on the shore being all that you hear. But Aqua Vista is also only 8 minutes drive to Georgetown where you can find all the restaurants, stores and activities you could want. Take a boat tour, take a scuba/snorkel charter, do water sports, go deep sea fishing, or rent your own boat. Eat at the wonderful local restaurants, go grocery shopping, souvenir shopping or drive the island to explore the many world class beautiful beaches.

The Exuma locals are wonderful and very friendly.

Exuma in an hour or less direct flight from Miami or Fort Lauderdale, or a little longer flight direct from Atlanta and direct flight from Toronto.

You will be greeted at the airport by our Caretaker Tony Bethel, and he will lead you to the secluded location and make sure everything you need is taken care of.

Aqua Vista is relaxing, beautiful and more than just a home, it is an experience!!! Come experience Aqua Vista while enjoying these crazy low reduced introductory rates.

More Details

Tad Tomaseski
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
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Calendar last updated:
September 20, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

Hi Tad, we are at the airport getting ready to fly back to the real world. I can't tell you how much we enjoyed your gem of a property Aqua Vista.

In all the years we have traveled and places we have stayed, I don't recall using the outdoor space of a property as much as we used this one. The pictures you have posted just doesn't do it justice.

We did travel to a couple beaches we found last year and found a new one this year which I consider the best on the island you can get to by car. Coco Plum Beach, not sure if you have been there, but is a must see next time you are here if you haven't.

Alex was a real pleasure to work with. When we arrived he had our car waiting for us when we walked out, so we were able to load up and go straight to the house.

All in all we had a great trip and look forward to returning to Aqua Vista again in the near future. Thanks to you and Alex for making this trip seamless and extremely pleasurable.

Best Regards,

Aug 2013
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Exuma House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master Bedroom - 1 queen , Master has walk in closet and private bathroom.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Has walk in closet and second bathroom next to it.
  • Bedrooms are large and both have walk in closets.
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible


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CRAZY LOW INTRODUCTORY RATES! Breathtaking Views, Ocean Breezes, Huge Dock
average rating of 4.7719297 based on 58 reviews
Fort Lauderdale FL

You really can't ask for a better place to relax!!!

  • 5 of 5

Oh WOW! Where to start? You know how you see some rentals have pictures posted and when you get there it's not exactly what you expected? NOT THIS PLACE! WOW! It ALL looks just like the pictures! It's amazingly beautiful. We never got bored of just sitting out on the deck or the dock and just looking around in awe of the beauty. All of our friends and family thought we went to Bora Bora or Bali from the pictures we showed them. It really is a little slice of heaven! The house is fully equipped and spotlessly clean. Everything works as it should and it was very comfortable.

Customer service from the owner, Tad and the caretaker, Alex, are also top notch. They anticipated any and all needs and made the stay very smooth and comfortable. Alex knows the island top to bottom. He'll tell you everything you need to know from the best places to shop and eat, to the best beaches and snorkel spots. He knows everyone and everyone knows him!

Overall we love the house and the island and we can't wait to return very soon!

  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful, relaxing vacation!

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely loved the place, kids had a blast! Picturesque view, tranquil ocean breeze, and calming sound of the waves, all we could ask for and more... Tony, the property manager, was very helpful. Will be back next year! Thank you, Tony and Tad.

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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House is nice but views and water are fantastic!

  • 4 of 5

The house was very nice but the views and water/dock were fantastic. This house is very private and off the beaten path. Also with no phone or tv and minimal internet we felt very off the grid. We loved the privacy of our dock and beach. Kayaks and paddle boards were nice to have as well as floating mat. Down side is that it's far from town and very secluded. You will need a car or in our case we worked out a deal with a taxi driver who drove us all week for about the same price as renting a car. The bugs are bad especially at night so def need bug spray.

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

  • 5 of 5

Stayed at aqua vista June 4-11, 2017. Tony met us at airport with our rental car even though we were delayed getting in on a Sunday. He led us out to the house which is way off the beaten path. House was awesome and better than the pictures. We had sent a small grocery list for Tony to pick up for us since we arrived on a Sunday ... and he got all the things listed which was so nice! The property is spectacular... the views and the beautiful water were breathtaking! The kayaks and paddle boards were top notch and we really enjoyed them. We were very isolated out there but my family loved that aspect. The kids were almost happier just staying at property as opposed to sight seeing. We would definitely highly recommend this property and can't wait to go back!

  • Submitted: Jun 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Just as advertised

  • 5 of 5

Just got done spending 9 days at AQUA VISTA and we didn't wanna come home. The house looks the same as it does on the website which is refreshing since so many times things aren't as they appear. Tad, the owner was always quick to respond to your texts and his house manager TONY was at the airport to greet us, help us get our rental car and show us how to get to the house. AND we were an hour late getting there due to flight delays. You definitively wanna get a car while your there because the house is off of the beaten path about 2 miles down a dirt road and I don't think a taxi driver would know how to get there. A word to the wise, if you are going around easter like we did the whole island pretty much shuts down GOOD FRIDAY, EASTER SUNDAY AND EASTER MONDAY (I didn't even know that existed) so be prepared food wise. As for the house, it us shaped like an octagon with windows on every wall. It was pretty windy the week we were there so we just left the windows open instead of the air conditioner for the most part. Just the 2 of us had the house to ourselves and the bed in the master was very comfortable for a queen size. No cable but a good selection of movies to choose from at night, we ate at the house most of the time and it has all you will need to do had a nice raft in the water to lay out on and to my surprise even came with a 15 ft power boat Even though the wind stopped us from using it. The house runs on a well and they put chlorine in the water to treat it so be careful. Our first 2 loads of laundry got faded or bleach stained but you are on a remote part off the island and I guess the chlorine is necessary .besides that and low water pressure in the master shower, everything worked just great. We loved how secluded it was. It's about 10 minutes from town by car (you drive on the left there) and your in the middle of exuma so your only 30 minutes or so either direction to each end of the island. Its perfect for 4 people. Although there are 2 rollaway in the closet. We took 4 c's adventures to swim with the pigs,rented a boat from MINN'S to go to stocking island, ate at SANTANAS,SHIRLEY'S FISH FRY, THE CONCH SALAD STAND NEXT TO SHIRLEY'S. we did it all. By far the best vacation we ever had an can't wait to return in a year or so. You will fall in love too. We're gonna try around July next time for less wind and a little warmer water. Quit reading this post and go book the property and come fall in live with paradise.

  • Submitted: Apr 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Paradise on Earth!!!

  • 5 of 5


My husband and I stayed at Aqua Vista for 3 weeks, that went by way too fast,

Aqua Vista is like the steps to a piece of heaven, waking up every morning to the wonderful ocean view, that depending on the sun and clouds, the color of the ocean was mesmerizing,

The house is welcoming and we felt at home the moment we got there, and it was very clean and very well equipped, the bed in the master bedroom was very comfortable, there were plenty of clean linens and towels, lots of drinking water that Tad supplies and if you run low, Tony was more then happy to bring more,

there is a full size fridge,large microwave and a great oven, and there were plenty of dishes and utensils,

we also used the barbecue every night when we didn't go into town for dinner,

there were many days we just stayed at the house and enjoyed lounging in the sun,

Randy fished off of the rocks when we were not out on the boat or exploring the Island,

Tony the caretaker for the house was awesome, he was waiting for us at the Airport and went with Randy to pick up the rental car, and then we followed him out to the house, he even picked up the groceries and beer we had requested,which was nice and chilled when we got there,

we took the boat out around 5 times, due to the winds and tides, but all we can say is WOW!!!, on the far side of one of the little islands we went to, there are incredible large Starfish, Stingrays and we saw a huge school of bone fish, and even a few sharks

We had our rental car for the full 3 weeks we were there and toured the whole Island and little Exuma as well, if you get a chance go to the Tropic of Cancer beach, it is well worth the drive, it is such a beautiful beach, we went there 3 times and brought a picnic basket and our beach chairs and umbrellas, and did a lot of serious chilling out!!!

we also went up to Exuma point and the people at the Exuma bar and grill were awesome and very friendly,

we have traveled a lot of the Caribbean Islands but this one is at the top due to the location and our stay at Aqua Vista.

Tad, the owner was also great as well and was quick to answer any questions we had,

and he is very guest orientated and wants you to have the best time at his home,

not only did we fall in love with Aqua Vista, but also the whole island of Great Exuma,

as the people there were all very friendly and helpful, and we left to go back home with heavy hearts and will definitely be going back to Aqua Vista

Linda and Randy

  • Submitted: Mar 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $80
Damage Deposit $300

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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