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Beachfront Water's Edge Cottage

Bedrooms 2
Space 800 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights


About the property

2 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom

Your dream vacation awaits you at “Waters Edge’. This 2 bedroom rental is located literally on the water’s edge with less than 10ft separating you from the stunning Caribbean Sea. This is the perfect place for your vacation getaway and sleeps up to 4 adults comfortably. You will have an unmatched view of both sunrise and sunset over the beautiful Bahamian turquoise waters. Whether you are just relaxing with a book, throwing a party or just enjoying the view the patio/deck is the perfect place for them all. You will have access to a private beach with great snorkeling just off from the beach and also the famous public beach at Spanish Wells that is over a mile long. Known for its bone-fishing, Spanish Wells offers great fishing with easy access to the bonefish flats.

This rental is “away from it all” but for those that need to stay connected the cottage is equipped with Cable TV and Wifi High Speed Internet. You can keep up to date with family and news from back home. Dine at one of the restaurants in Spanish Wells a favorite being The Shipyard, or be your own chef, with a full kitchen the choice is yours. You can also dine on the outdoor deck overlooking the Caribbean Sea. You also have the convenience of a full laundry right in the cabin.

You may want to get in on a fishing excursion or a beaching experience where you can also visit The Swimming Pig's at one of our nearby islands which we will be glad to arrange for you. Also available are day trips to Harbour Island and Eleuthera you will need to rent a car for the Eleuthera trip or we can offer you a tour of Eleuthera where you can visit Preacher's Cave, Queens Bath, Hatchet Bay Cave, N.Eleuthera's Ocean Hole in the middle of land and The world famous Glass Windows Bridge.

As always when you stay at “Water’s Edge” we are always available for any questions you may have about the island of Spanish Wells and we are there to help. We look forward to hosting your next vacation getaway at“Water’s Edge”.

Nearby restaurants and grocery stores in Spanish Wells, offer's delivery.

Boat rentals available. We recommend that you book these in advance.

Spanish Wells is known as the fishing capital of the Bahamas. The fishing snorkeling and diving in the area is second to none. Spanish Wells is also considered one of the safest, cleanest, and most pristine areas of the Bahamas.

Water's Edge is easy to get to with daily flights from Florida into North Eleuthera International Airport or Nassau International Airport, then connect to N.Eleuthera Airport.

More Details

Jaime Sweeting
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 18, 2018

About Jaime Sweeting

Bahamians, Shenandoah, retired lobster fisherman and his wife Jaime Sweeting, local tattoo artist are the home owners for this serene vacation rental. They both live on the island and extremely close by to Waters Edge who are more than happy to help their guests with tours, in house catering services, party venues and fishing, scuba or beaching excursions.

Jaime Sweeting purchased this cottage in 2003

What makes this cottage unique

This property is literally 20 ft away from the beautiful Caribbean Sea, and offers the best views of both sunrise as well as sunset.


Spanish Wells Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , 1 baby crib
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 4 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • churches
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • water skiing


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(29 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 4.827586 based on 29 reviews

Simply wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

Jaime and her husband were wonderful hosts, and the property was spectacular! As this was my first time visiting Spanish Wells (was having a little anxiety), Jaime made sure that a taxi was waiting for me as soon as I got of the flight. The taxi driver then ensured that I made it to the Ferry, and then took me across to Spanish Wells. When I arrived on Spanish Wells, Jaime and her husband were both waiting for me on the dock! By that time, my anxiety was long gone because I felt taken care of. Jaime and her husband, then escorted me to their beautiful property. The posted pics do it no justice!

I only stayed on the island for 2 days (Feb 16th & 17th) - I was there for my brother's wedding - but Jaime's place was one of the highlights! Every break I got from doing my brotherly "wedding duties", I went back to the property just to relax. One can sit on the deck to watch the sunrises & sunsets. In between; take a short walk to the Sand Bar to have a few drinks, come back to the property to play cards (or one of the other games they have in the drawer beneath the television), watch the game, chat with the really nice neighbors, take the provided golf card into town, and then drink some more!

Thank you so much, Jaime, for making my stay a memorable one...can't wait to come back!

  • Submitted: Feb 26, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Having you at Water’s Edge was a pleasure. We are looking forward to your return to our little piece of paradise!
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Lovely and comfortable

  • 5 of 5

We spent six nights at Waters Edge cottage and were very happy with our choice. Jaime has updated many things that didn’t show in the photos when I made the reservation. There is a new loveseat and chairs in the dining room ( very tasteful), the beds in both bedrooms have very comfortable mattresses, the interior is bright, fresh and clean. The deck facing south overlooking the ocean has a spectacular view. A railing has been installed, along with a sun shade that is suspended over the table. We had great swimming right at Waters Edge until the wind picked up the last days of our stay. There are other beaches nearby which we also enjoyed. There are a number of choices for eating out on Spanish Wells, and we had some tasty meals. There is a supermarket on the island that was well stocked - and fresh fish can be purchased right off the boat. We ate in most nights, sitting on the deck, watching the sunset and then the stars. The golf cart provided with the rental was all we needed to get around - and also found a stretch of beach for swimming and snorkeling within walking distance. The Sandbar is also a short walk— good food and delicious drinks. Jaime was an attentive hostess - responding promptly to my questions and offering suggestions that made our stay even better.

  • Submitted: Feb 18, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We absolutely loved having you both at Water’s Edge, we hope you come back soon!!
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Watch the world go by...

  • 5 of 5

It’s a perfect location to sit on the deck which is on the water and watch the world go by.

  • Submitted: Jan 29, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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A little piece of paradise

  • 5 of 5

This view is priceless!

  • Submitted: Jan 5, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We loved having Crystal and family, can’t wait to have them back when the beach is finished!!!!!
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tolle lage direkt über dem wasser

  • 4 of 5

+ terrasse und schlafzimmer über dem wasser, nette gastgeber, verfrühtes checkin, abholung am pier, golfwagen, kayaks, schnelles internet, gute küche, toll ausgestattet.

-sauberkeit, laute aircon, teilw. ausfall internet, strom und tv. golfwagen gemächlich, lage zwar traumhaft aber ab vom schuss

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Peaceful waterside retreat

  • 5 of 5

We were looking for a peaceful waterside retreat and loved our stay. Jaime and Shennon were great hosts making sure we had everything we needed, arranged taxi's and boats which made our stay easy and wonderful. We will be back!!

  • Submitted: Apr 29, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
10 Miles
North Eleuthera Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
Bahamas Fast Ferries
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Spanish Wells Public Beach
Car: recommended


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Housekeeping $75
Golf cart gas (pre paid) $30

Boat, kayak, bicycle, golf cart rentals must be specified with booking

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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