New - Oceanfront, 35 Ft Pool, Stunning Views of Ocean- Ideal Location(20 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:5-7 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
6 Bedroom/6 Bath Ocean Front Home with Pool and Direct Beach Access
Be one of the First to enjoy the pleasures of vacationing at our home! Summer of 2015 was our inaugural summer - take part booking for this high caliber home - Southern Cross of Abacos in Elbow Cay Hopetown .
Our home is centrally located on the Island of Elbow Cay, on the Ocean Shores of White Sound with free access to the White Sound boat dock just down the street from our house.
Southern Cross offers direct beach access - Walk just steps to our beach. White sand beaches and plush dunes surround the home. We are just a little ways down from the 'surf' hot spot of the island, if the waves are good you will see a few surfers out with their boards. You can also walk to the Abaco Inn from the beach or road side. The islands famous Tahiti Beach is just a short golf cart ride away, as is the Hopetown Marina/lightouse. Southern Cross has the convenience of having the food store just down the street and as well as a few local take out places for bbq and dinner options,,
We are one of the few Vacation Rental homes on the Island to have 6 King Bedrooms and 6 private baths! Isn't it nice to go on vacation with a few couples and have your own private bathroom ?
Swim in our ocean front 35 ft salt water pool oasis with expansive decking and outdoor shower, relax and lounge in the sunshine and enjoy the ocean breezes! This is not a small splash pool ! Pool has expansive decking and plenty of patio furniture and lounges ,,,additional oceanfront decking perched on top of dunes for additional ocean view enjoyment and entertaining.
Multi floor living areas. For your usage Southern Cross has a Ping Pong Table, New Treadmill, Elliptical, Direct TV, and sectional couch. Stereo equipment , dvd, Family Board Games and beach toys are at the house as well.... Lots of Recreational and Fitness options offered ,,,,
Our front yard has space for outdoor recreation that includes a Volley Ball court / Soccer/ LAX / Bocce Ball friendly!
Free wifi, and automatic generator are provided for your usage,,, Of course we also offer central Air conditioning . We do allow our tenants to access our Laundry room - washer and dryer are included for your usage. (We Politely ask that you Bring some TIDE Tablets to keep it neat and Clean) We have focused on High end appointments that add a special touch to make this home stand out as a winner.
You know the saying 'its all about the Views'? Well that defines Southern Cross, as there are many ocean views from multiple areas of our home - including views of the Sea of Abaco to the west! Southern Cross is a two story home with decking on both levels.
We designed this house for your vacation needs, relax on our multi level outdoor covered decking. We make it easy to enjoy the ocean views from the living room , dining room, and bedrooms. No Widows towers to climb to see our views,,,
The house is 2 stories of over 3,000 square feet of well designed free flowing living space. Our home has an eclectic beach decor with a modern spin.
Upper Floor: Kitchen , Living Room , Dining Room, 2 Bedrooms/2 baths :
The upper level houses the Spacious Kitchen designed for a crowd in mind.! All new appliances , White Terrazzo stone countertops with deep rich color cabinets. Decorative Pendent lighting , ,,, dining room with A great Spacious Wooden table that seats 12+ PLUS we have seating for 4 at counter bar. Blender, toaster , Microwave, Water Filtration System, Ice Maker , Dish Washer , gas stove , Side by Side refrigerator with water dispenser ,,,, no details are left undone,,,We also have a charcoal BBQ for your grilling needs.
The living room has panoramic views of Ocean and Sea of Abaco. The living room seating is comfortable and spacious. We have a large sectional sofa that can accommodate 8 - 10 people. 54 inch Flat Panel Smart TV is wall mounted and provides Direct TV. Access to the deck is just off the dining room. free wifi is provided .
All of the walls in our home have white washed wood paneling, and tiled floors throughout. We take pride in providing a clean home with high end appointments. We have NO carpeting,,,,Our entire home is tiled with a flooring that gives the appearance of distressed beach wood... adding to our beach living theme...
Lower Floor: Living Room/Rec area Laundry Room / 4 bedrooms / 4 bathrooms
Each of our 6 bedrooms have kings beds and their own private bath with designer selected tile and professional decorator's touches,,
Two out of 6 bathrooms have full tubs with showers/ and the other 4 have showers.
Designer bedding with white sheets and matlesse comforters , beach themed bright colored throw pillows, all bedrooms rooms have window treatments.
We take pride in our home and want to share our knowledge and experience of the island’s amenities with you . Please ask us any questions, we want to make your experience enjoyable and memorable. We do offer as part of our rental pick up/ drop off of guests and their luggage at the Hopetown Ferry Boat dock . Golf Carts are available for rent from local companies for a small fee ,,,,
Our initial feedback has been incredibly positive and complimentary !! Come and share in the GOOD LIFE Southern Cross has to offer,,,,
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Member since: 1999
- 3000 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12
Bathrooms: 6 Bathrooms
- Golf cart rentals are available please inquire, rental includes one pick up at ferry and transportation to home from Hopetown ferry dock, Close to White Sound Public for your boat dockage needs,,, SOUTHERN CROSS has a NEW 30 KW John DEERE DIESEL Generator! This should alleviate any POWER issues in the summers. This is a TOP of the LINE Generator and a REAL POWERHOUSE!! ...moreless
- DVD Player
- Ping Pong Table
- Pool Table:
- Satellite / Cable:
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
Local Services & Businesses
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Fly Fishing
- Pier Fishing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Surf Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 16 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Fitness Room / Equipment:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room:
- Coffee Maker:
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Lanai / Gazebo
- Lawn / Garden:
- Outdoor Grill
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
May 20 - Aug 13, 2017
7 night min stay
Changeover Day: Saturday
Rates are based on 8 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest
Late Summer/Early Autumn
Aug 14 - Nov 4, 2017
5 night min stay
Nov 5 - Jan 6, 2018
7 night min stay
Bahama Time 2018
Jan 7 - Mar 3, 2018
5 night min stay
Mar 4 - May 12, 2018
5 night min stay
May 13 - Aug 11, 2018
7 night min stay
Late Summer Early Autumn 2018
Aug 12 - Nov 3, 2018
5 night min stay
Nov 4 - Jan 5, 2019
7 night min stay
My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Fees and Rental Conditions:
- Property Damage Protection $79
- clean fee/ mgt fee/tax $400
- Refundable Damage Deposit $500
Max of 12 people this includes all children except infants THIS IS STRICTLY ENFORCED
Holiday Weeks are considered PEAK Season/upcharges 10-15% may apply to holiday weeks i.e. spring break, easter, memorial day, labor day, new year eve. Prefer Min of week for summer rental.
Contact owner for off season rates and Applicable special rates / CHANGE OVER DAYS - MAY BE FLEXIBLE INQUIRE ,
Hurricane Season Rates- inquire about our protection options for cancelation during this season .
There are incentives -$$ for REPEAT GUESTS, extra guest fees will be implemented
Owner's cancellation policy:
Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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Car: Not Necessary
Hopetown is a unique island with picturesque beaches, great boating and fishing, crystal clear waters … no cars , no hassles . Our home takes full advantage of the Ocean and Sea of Abaco views
Year Purchased: 2014
About the owner: Karen and Mike Shields and their family live In Jacksonville Florida and own commercial and Vacation rental Properties.
Why the Owner Chose Hope Town, Elbow Cay, Bahamas:
We LOVE HOPETOWN and it's a great place to vacation with your family and friends and Have GREAT FUN, Fish, Eat, Sleep, Drink and Relax....in an entirely SAFE environment.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Beautiful Beaches and Great Food and Picturesque WATER , Fishing and boating paradise ...
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- Secondary: 904-343-0089
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Southern Cross exterior surrounded by plush Vegetation and Coastal Dunes .
The peaceful waters of the ocean on our beach
covered deck so relaxing , just off the dining room
Our kitchen - terrazzo tile countertops , large island+ dishwasher, water filter
the "Comfy Couch" in the Living Room with 10 person Dining Table in the Rear.
Very Accommodating Table for a group to dine at ,,,,
Wake up to the view of ocean sun rises ,,,,,
custom tiles in all baths, 6 bathrooms = 2 tubs and 4 showers
Our volley ball court in front of property with a New Fence Surrounding the Home
Map of location of Southern Cross of Hopetown
Top Floor, Kitchen, Liv Room, 2 bedroom with king beds -(NOT TWINS- as shown)
Walkway deck to the beach
Pool And New Pool Deck. Jan 2015
Direct beach access - take a stroll on the beach we have direct access to beach
Large Island with brand new appliances ,,, reverse osmosis water filtration
panoramic ocean views
our stair directly to beach
All 6 bedrooms have king beds, wooden panel walls, tile floors ,private bath
Bathrooms custom tile accents in all
Our rec room with TV , bluetooth speakers, ping pong table and exercise equip
White Sound has Public Boat dock for your use located very close to house
Abacos most beautiful beach on our island - tahiti beach
First Floor. View THRU to the Ocean. 4 King Bedrooms, W/D, Ping Pong and EX GEAR
This listing was first published here in 2014.
Date last modified - Thursday, May 25, 2017
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