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Luxuriousbeach Front,Oceanview.Diving,Snorkeling,Guided Nature Tours

Edmund Rahming & Emily Rahming (Ed & Emily)

Member since: 2011
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Speaks: english
Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Edmund Rahming & Emily Rahming (Ed & Emily)

Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
March 11, 2015
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Luxuriousbeach Front,Oceanview.Diving,Snorkeling,Guided Nature Tours

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

Andros Apartment Rental Photos and Description

Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 5)

This private B & B type apartment is separate but adjoining owner's residence & ocean view home located in quiet and serene Congo Town,South Andros Island,the largest of the archipelagic nation of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas.More suitable for adults,couples and families who enjoy a peaceful and simple country lifestyle.

Andros Island is the sports fishing capital of the Bahamas and the World;notably the bone fish,and to a lesser degree,tarpon and the permit.South Andros is the perfect Island get-away and tropical paradise for a vacation of fun,relaxation or business.The setting provides a combination of deep sea diving and snorkelling in aquamarine clear waters. Private certified diving instructors, nature and eco-tour Guides are available to assist you in these areas. Birding services are also available.

Just beyond the seashore and white beaches,is the world's third largest barrier reef where a wall drops off to depths in excess of 6,000 feet. This eco feature provides for spectacular dives and the viewing of an array of marine life.The Island is also known for its popular blueholes or ocean holes which number over 178.

Our luxurious beach and oceanview home is nicely furnished and amenities include two bedrooms and one bathroom,two queen size beds and one double size bed ,aircondition,refrigerator,microwave oven,coffee maker and counter-top toaster oven. There are Near-by restaurants which serve a variety of delicious native dishes and other foods of choice.

Pick up from the near-by Congo Town Airport can be easily arranged. Economic car rental is separately available by owners: US$75.00/day.

For reservations,more policies and information,contact us by email or telephone as shown below:

Ed Rahming Or Emily Rahming

Ed & Emily Island Beach House Oasis

Congo Town,South Andros Island

Tel. (242) 369-2960 (home)

Tel. (242) 369-1961 (office)

cell:(242) 471-0804/359-0356

Fax (242) 369-1961

Rental Rates In U.S.Dollars (Applies To All Ages):

Weekly: US$1,000 - US$1,200

Monthly:US$4,000

Nightly: US$200 - US$300

Keywords: Nature's lovely and exotic ocean and beach view oasis

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
Edmund Rahming & Emily Rahming (Ed & Emily) (Owner)
Member since: 2011
Call Owner
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
March 11, 2015

About Edmund Rahming & Emily Rahming (Ed & Emily)

Enjoy meeting people and the life of nature and the environment. Maintain a fairly conservative lifestyle. A businessman and an environmentalist by heart.

Why Edmund Rahming & Emily Rahming (Ed & Emily) chose Andros

Peaceful and serene,quiet and not heavily populated

enjoy collecting sea shells and walking and swimming at my leisure. This promotes good health.

What makes this apartment unique

Waking distance from the beach and water-front (300-400 ft.)

beautiful views of the ocean and palm trees from inside or sitting on the porch

Guestbook comments from the owner

Very hospitable,Emily brought us local fruit (bananas & papaya).Thoroughly enjoyed our stay (except it was too brief!).
Feb 2014
  • 1 of 4

Why HomeAway

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights
Contact the owner directly to confirm reservation details and pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer), to protect your payment up to $1,000.
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

5
based on 3 traveler reviews

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Luxuriousbeach Front,Oceanview.Diving,Snorkeling,Guided Nature Tours
average rating of 5.0 based on 7 reviews
Miami, FL, USA
5

Just like home

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I have stayed at the Rahming's apartment previously, and were so impressed we booked a second time. Ed picked us up at the airport, as promised, and Emily greeted us with a wonderful meal of fresh fish for lunch. The apartment is lovely, airy, and bright, and we walked the beach in the morning and could hear the surf through the window. Emily and Ed were quick to come to the rescue with any issues or questions, and made arrangements to help us along the way. The Rahmings are a lovely couple, Andros is a slice of heaven, and they made us feel like family. We'll be back!

  • Submitted: Feb 8, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Salt Lake City,Utah,USA
5

Must do nature tour!

  • 5 of 5

On May 18 ,my wife and I and our two grandchildren of 11 and 14 went with Ed on a nature tour to see the blue holes. This is a great experience for adults and kids alike. Ed is very knowledgeable about the plants and animals that you will see. This tour is worth the experience even if you are not normally interested in plants and animals. The scenery and the blue holes are spectacular with a lot of fun wildlife along the way. On our first day, Ed told us about a bat cave but weather did not allow us to see it. The kids wanted to see the bats so much that Ed was willing to take us back the next day. I was quite surprised at all the different things that I didn't noticed the first time through. At the end of the tour, Ed had some fresh coconuts that he cut open and shared coconut juice and coconut meat with us. He also had some fruit that he picked in his yard that morning. This was a really great finish to a very enjoyable tour. Ed gave us a short tour of the local communities with a little bit of history. I would highly recommend Ed as your guide for this cultural and nature tour.

  • Submitted: May 24, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
5

Beachside Perfection

  • 5 of 5

The perfect beachside hideaway. Our host was welcoming and friendly, sharing recommendations and tips for local food. Communication leading up to our visit was fantastic. One of the easiest trip arrangements I've made. His love for South Andros was palpable as he shared a rare opportunity to see a beautiful Bahamas Oriole perched atop a nearby tree. I'll visit again.

  • Submitted: May 17, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Guests are always welcomed and appreciated.Reviews help us to better serve and fulfill the needs of our valued guests and enhance their satisfaction and stay at our property.Upgrading the property is also under consideration as we seek to improve service to all our wonderful guests. Thank you!

Map

Several miles of white beach fringed by palm trees and other friendly native trees. Walking distance from Congo Town International airport,service station and convenience stores and eateries.About 150ft.from beach and coastal area suitable for swimming and snorkelling with nearby reefs and shoals,deep sea diving. Home of the 3rd largest barrier reef.Nature tours available inclusive of the largest concentration of blue holes and our diverse ecosystem. Easy access to rental cars and bikes.

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Rates & Availability

From $200 Per night

Andros Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Rental rates quoted in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
High Season
Feb 13 2015 - Apr 30 2015
2 night minimum stay
$300
$1,000
$4,000
 
 
High Season 2016
Jan 1 2016 - Apr 30 2016
2 night minimum stay
$300
$1,000
$4,000
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$200
$1,000
$4,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $75
Tax Rate 7.5%
Notes Discount consideration is optional - one week stay or more.Visa/Credit cards not accepted at this time,facility not available. No ATM service. Balance of payment for stay due upon arrival.
For reservation confirmation, 30% min.advance deposit is required. Balance due upon arrival by cash. For advance deposits, make payments via PayPal online account using my email:edrems@hotmail.com.,indicate payment amt.and your visa or card number as prompted. {www.PayPal.com}.Thank you!
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Amenities

Andros Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Water View
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Available
  • Linens Provided
  • Mobile Phone
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • one regular size full bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Queen size Beds (2), Double Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
Attractions:
  • churches
  • duty free shops
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
Notes:
Inland bluehole and eco-nature tours,birding. All by certified Guides.

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