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Winter with Sunshine

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Fully Equiped Kitchen


Last updated: 05/24/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:Apartment
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

2 Bed 2 Bath, Split level apartment, near beach and Padi Dive Center

Welcome to Man - O - War Cay! A 3 by 1/2 mile island in the outislands of Abaco in the Bahamas. A small jewel in the Atlantic.

Our modern split level apartment on the second and third floor. Bottom level is open area with fully equiped kitchen, living and dining area. Also has a bedroom with 2 twin beds and bathroom with tub and shower. Private deck for watching the sunset or just relaxing. Second level has a queen bed and bathroom with tub and shower. It is located on site with another apartment and an efficency.

Dock area available if you decide to rent a boat or have your own runabout.

Man - O - War Cay offers and interesting history of industry with boat building at the forefront. Have a walk around town and see houses built by boatbuilders that have stood for 120 years against storm after storm. Have a walk through the Albury Brothers Boat Building shed as they build fibreglass verisons of their famous hulls designed in 1954. Stop by Joe's Studio and you might find Joe in his workshop building a traditional Man-O-War dingy with hand sawn maderia frames. Walk miles of white sandy beaches in search of seaglass and other interesting baubles.

A safe place for small children, as golfcarts are primary transport the speed limit is 15 mph. Walk from end to end of the island in 35mins, and with the island being so narrow, you just cant get lost.

Nightlife is 20 minutes away by boat in Hopetown, where there are bars and many restaurants.

There is a very well stocked grocery store on Man - O - War, along with gift shops and rentals for boats, carts, bikes, snorkel and scuba gear, tank fills. 2 restaurants serving local cuisine with fresh fish and conch available. There are also 3 churches.

Welcome to Man-O-War, where I can forget to close the door at night, and not have to lock the door at all.


Member since: 2014

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/24/2017

Property Type

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

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 6
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

  • Guest Bedroom: 2 twin/ single

    Can be converted to a queen upon request...moreless

  • Master Bedroom: 1 queen


Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Guest Bath: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Master Bath: toilet, combination tub/shower



  • Television:

    42inch Flatscreen...moreless

  • Toys:

    childrens toys available...moreless

  • Video Library:

    Various genres and childrens movies available upon request...moreless


  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Churches
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Paddle Boating
  • Shelling
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Swimming


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    4 ton central ...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Dryer available at marina at this time...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Via heatpump in central...moreless

  • Parking:

    Dock space available for small craft. Cart parking on site...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Bath and Beach Towels. First kitchen towel roll included...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Washing machine available at marina at this time...moreless


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Pots and pans, dishes and drinkware, utensils for 6....moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Standard capacity...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Tap water safe to drink Rain water is filtered to 10 micron, UV sterilized, and then filtered to 5 micron. 1 roll paper towel,2 tp,shampoo,conditioner, handsoap,dishwasher tabs for first wash...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Full size fridge with freezer ontop...moreless

  • Stove:

    All electric, 4 burners...moreless

  • Toaster


  • Balcony:

    Large private deck with view of the sunrise and sunset. Overlooks the Sea of Abaco...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear:

    Paddle boats available on site. Other gear available to rent in town....moreless



from 7 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $40 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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Last updated: 05/24/2017
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6 Miles
Nearest Airport
Marsh Harbour International
6 Miles
Nearest Barpub
The Harbours Edge
0.4 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Albury's Ferry Service
9 Miles
Nearest Golf
Bakers Bay
0.2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Barretts Beach

Car: Not Necessary


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1994

About the owner: My name is Andrew Cove. Born in the Bahamas. My parents and I fell in love with Man-O-War 21 years ago on a trip to visit family.

Why the Owner Chose Hope Town, The Bahamas:
The family bought this property and eventually built this building because of the location on the Creek. I was told as a child that if you had a boat, you should be able to see it out of your bedroom window. This eases the mind when you worry if she is ok. The Coves building is located on the Creek overlooking our dock area. It is a single family home with 2 split level apartments tied on. Myself, My wife and 8 yo daughter live here. I will be available to help you with getting settled in and will be starting the generator when required in case of a power outage.

Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/24/2017

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Links to more information:



  • Fully Equiped Kitchen

    Fully Equiped Kitchen

  • Living area

    Living area

  • Downstairs Bath

    Downstairs Bath

  • Master Bath

    Master Bath

  • Master Bed

    Master Bed

  • Second Floor Rear Deck

    Second Floor Rear Deck

  • Living area

    Living area

  • Flatscreen TV with Cable

    Flatscreen TV with Cable

  • Downstairs Bedroom

    Downstairs Bedroom

  • Master Bedroom Dormer

    Master Bedroom Dormer

  • Entrance


VRBO #513019

This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Wednesday, May 24, 2017

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