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Waterfront Cottage with Pool, Tamarind Tree #1-Pick Lonely Planet

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Tamarind Tree Cottage, free kayaks at our dock. Swim, fish, snorkel, sunbathing!

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Last updated: 12/04/2016
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  • Minimum stay:6 nights
  • Sleeps:3
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Waterfront Cottage With Deck And Dock For Swimming, Snorkeling, Fishing, Sunning

TAMARIND TREE COTTAGE, Gregory Town Cove Waterfront, Eleuthera, Bahamas ~ Stone Steps to water, sun deck and fantastic and unique dock below with Free kayaks for our guests. Beautiful Tropical Pool and thatched roof tiki bar overlooking water !!!
Free WiFi direct to cottage. Charming little Island Cottage for the adventuresome travelers with 1 Bedroom downstairs (additional loft bedroom upstairs) Kitchen downstairs w/ table for two, gas stove, microwave, blender, toaster oven & fridge. Bathroom downstairs with enclosed outside 'Jungle Shower'-cold only. Additional enclosed hot/cold water shower down pathway. Wrap around deck for outdoor living pleasure with chairs, table and hammock... overlooking Pool, Gregory Town Cove and Caribbean beyond. Swimming pool, Stone grill, Clothesline, Tropical gardens, Free Kayaks at dock, Free WiFi to cottage, on property and at Tiki Bar, Free local / L.D. calls from office, sheets, towels & household items provided in cottage.

No need for rental car here! Nice paved road. You will find all you need within one block walk of the cottage, easy access to the village at the bottom of the hill. Groceries, souvenirs, rental cars, surfboards, liquor store, restaurants, etc.
'Top Choice Award' from Lonely Planet Travel Guide and featured twice in the N.Y. Times as a charming and affordable destination. The cottages are owned & operated by a local Bahamian family. The Edge of the World Properties are world renowned for their beautifully done island style cottages and warm hospitality. Visitors from every corner of the planet have found this a perfect destination over the past 55 years.
The cottage is located directly on the Gregory Town Caribbean Cove within the confines of a large private estate. The property includes Stone Stairs to the water below with a sundeck, thatched umbrella and a fantastic private dock below for swimming, snorkeling, kayaking or fishing. The grounds are beautifully landscaped and maintained with tropical vegetation and huge old coconut palm trees. Bananas, papaya, guava, pomegranate, lemon, lime and other fruits growing right outside the door along with little herb gardens for your cooking pleasure.
Each of our 3 cottages at the Edge of the World Properties has its own kitchen with gas stove, refrigerator, microwave, blender, toaster and all utensils.
Groceries just down the street, along with surf boards at Surfer Pete's, fresh fish, vegetables, souvenir shops, Surfer's Beach, Gaulding Cay Beach, Glass Window Bridge, Queen's Baths, Holiday Beach, Ocean Holes, Hatchet Bay Caves, Preacher's Cave and other nearby beaches, post office and more.

Car rentals available nearby with delivery to airport or cottage with no additional charge for delivery. Airport pick up can be arranged easily.

Airports: 20 minutes from North Eleuthera Airports, 30 minutes from Governor's Harbour Airport with daily flights from USA.

Gregory Town is located between Harbour Island and Governor's Harbour, Eleuthera with many activities for all. Beaches everywhere, Queen's Baths, Glass Window Bridge, Flats for fly fishing, Kayaking from our private dock, caving, cliff diving, surfing, shelling, snorkeling, spearfishing, bonefishing, deep water access and light tackle fishing everywhere.

Local Bahamian Fishing Guides/Tour Guides/Captains available in village.
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(242) 335-5077 (Bahamas)

Owner

Member since: 2009

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 12/04/2016

Property Type

  • Cottage

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Car Available
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    21 year old age limit. ...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Smoking Allowed:

    Smoking permitted outside cottage and on property....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 3, Beds for 3

  • Bedroom 1: 1 double

    #1 Bedroom, downstairs...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 double

    #2 Bedroom, upstairs loft...moreless

  • 1 Bedroom Downstairs with 2nd bedroom upstairs loft, fabulous view of the Caribbean and tropical gardens as well as new tropical plunge pool...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom with toilet and sink, attached & enclosed outside shower with cold only. Additional Hot/Cold shower down pathway...moreless

Entertainment

  • Game Room
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Hi speed cable wifi internet direct to cottage and on property...moreless

  • Toys:

    Beach Chairs and cooler bags provided...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Near The Ocean:

    Hundreds of nearby beaches to choose from..... let us help you pick the perfect one for your beach fantasty...moreless

  • Village:

    Waterfront property one block from village so that you are able to buy groceries, souvenirs, rent surfboards, rent cars, etc....moreless

  • Waterfront:

    Waterfront Estate on Gregory Town Cove, Calm Caribbean side of island with Pool, Dock, Deck on Cove and Free Kayaks...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Spelunking
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Dining:

    table for two inside and table for two outside on covered deck ...moreless

  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    A/C provided in all cottages...moreless

  • Fireplace:

    Chiminea firepot in garden by Pool...moreless

  • Internet:

    Wifi internet direct to cottage, at tiki bar and on property...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Bath Towels & Beach Towels provided along with kitchen towels and bathroom hand towels...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    One block down the hill, you may drop off in the morning and pick up later....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Coffee Maker...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    All dishes and utensils provided...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Kitchen has gas stove/oven, microwave, coffee maker, toaster oven, blender and refrigerator with separate freezer. ...moreless

Outside

  • Boat:

    Boats and guides available locally, please ask for contacts...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Wrap around deck and adjacent patio with large chairs and table for two under the grape trees...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Free Kayaks for our guests at our private dock with deck above for sunbathing...moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    Thatch roof tiki bar with wifi and power for blender or electronic devices...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Lush Tropical landscaping in a beautiful private waterfront estate...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Stone grill next to cottage...moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    Snorkeling gear available nearby at Surf Shop along with fishing gear and surfboards. Beach Chairs and cooler bags provided...moreless

Pool / Spa

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
6 night min stay
$140
$900

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning Fee $100

Notes:

Rate is based on 2 person occupancy. Additional guest fee of $50.(approval required) per night for 3rd person. No guests under 21 without owner consent.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Location

10 Miles
Nearest Airport
North Eleuthera Airport (ELH)
50 Metres
Nearest Barpub
Elvina's, Dollar Bar, Sugar Apple, Unca Gene's
10 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Three Island Dock or Jean's Bay in North Eleuthera
50 Metres
Nearest Motorway
Queen's Highway
50 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
Elvina's/Sunset, Unca Gene's, Kay & Nappy, Apple

Car: Not Necessary

Gregory Town is a charming seaside village with all you need within 2 block of our cottage. Beautiful beaches to explore on the Caribbean and Atlantic sides of the island. We are located on the Caribbean Cove directly overlooking the village of Gregory Town.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1997

About the owner: Bahamian Family Owned and Operated, Edge of the World Properties ~ Kimy and Terry Johnson Owners

Why the Owner Chose Gregory Town, Bahamas:
We enjoy sharing our lifestyle and property here in paradise. Come to Eleuthera-Bahamas, you will have a wonderful adventure.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Enjoy the personal attention your Bahamian hosts will provide during your stay. We will take care of your every need...... don't be left alone to figure it out!!!! Let us help you on your adventure in paradise.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 12/04/2016

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Photos

  • Tamarind Tree Cottage, free kayaks at our dock. Swim, fish, snorkel, sunbathing!

    Tamarind Tree Cottage, free kayaks at our dock. Swim, fish, snorkel, sunbathing!

  • Tamarind Tree Kitchen, Full fridge, gas stove, micro, coffee pot, toaster

    Tamarind Tree Kitchen, Full fridge, gas stove, micro, coffee pot, toaster

  • Tamarind Tree Cottage, pool just outside your door

    Tamarind Tree Cottage, pool just outside your door

  • Tamarind Tree, #1 Bedroom, downstairs with view of cove, pool and gardens

    Tamarind Tree, #1 Bedroom, downstairs with view of cove, pool and gardens

  • Tamarind Tree Cottage, Bathroom

    Tamarind Tree Cottage, Bathroom

  • Kayaking adventures.....discover a family of starfish ..Hi Eleanor!

    Kayaking adventures.....discover a family of starfish ..Hi Eleanor!

  • Tamarind Tree Cottage, #2 Bedroom~upstairs loft with view of Caribbean & Pool

    Tamarind Tree Cottage, #2 Bedroom~upstairs loft with view of Caribbean & Pool

  • Our private deck with dock below for swimming, snorkeling, kayaking or fishing

    Our private deck with dock below for swimming, snorkeling, kayaking or fishing

  • Tamarind Tree Cottage, go diving from our dock and catch hog snapper, grouper...

    Tamarind Tree Cottage, go diving from our dock and catch hog snapper, grouper...

  • Our dock, view from above..go swim, kayaks, snorkel, fish or sun yourself

    Our dock, view from above..go swim, kayaks, snorkel, fish or sun yourself

  • Tamarind Tree Cottage, our waterfront with view of cove and Caribbean, GO SWIM!

    Tamarind Tree Cottage, our waterfront with view of cove and Caribbean, GO SWIM!

  • Tamarind Tree Cottage, Lighthouse Beach sign to the end of Eleuthera...beautiful

    Tamarind Tree Cottage, Lighthouse Beach sign to the end of Eleuthera...beautiful

  • Tamarind Tree Cottage, view over pool

    Tamarind Tree Cottage, view over pool

  • Pink Sand Beaches of Eleuthera

    Pink Sand Beaches of Eleuthera

  • Tamarind Tree Cottage, downstairs bedroom

    Tamarind Tree Cottage, downstairs bedroom

  • Tamarind Tree Cottage, kayak to your favorite beach..thank you Donata!

    Tamarind Tree Cottage, kayak to your favorite beach..thank you Donata!

  • Tamarind Tree Cottage wr

    Tamarind Tree Cottage wr

  • Tamarind Tree Cottage, endless beaches to wander..... thank you Rosalee!

    Tamarind Tree Cottage, endless beaches to wander..... thank you Rosalee!

  • Our waterfront playground, swim, snorkel, kayak, fish or sun your buns!

    Our waterfront playground, swim, snorkel, kayak, fish or sun your buns!

  • Our private dock with deck above..... swim, kayak, fish, sun, snorkel from dock

    Our private dock with deck above..... swim, kayak, fish, sun, snorkel from dock

  • Tamarind Tree Cottage, Endless beaches to discover here....thank you Rosalee!

    Tamarind Tree Cottage, Endless beaches to discover here....thank you Rosalee!

  • Tamarind Tree Cottage, beautiful snorkeling everywhere here!-Thanks Rosalee

    Tamarind Tree Cottage, beautiful snorkeling everywhere here!-Thanks Rosalee

  • Tamarind Tree Cottage, Glass Window Bridge..just up the road from us

    Tamarind Tree Cottage, Glass Window Bridge..just up the road from us

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This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Wednesday, December 07, 2016

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