|Minimum Stay||4 nights|
DATES AVAILABLE- April 1st - November 30th
LOOKING FOR THAT PERFECT PLACE TO Swim, Snorkel, Dive, Deep Sea and Bone Fishing in one of the most renowned spots in the World.
THEN YOU HAVE FOUND IT!!
Whispering Palms is(7)miles South of the Airport on landscaped grounds surrounded by(14)Palm trees. From the front patio you have views of the ocean and those amazing Sunsets.
A short walk from the house will lead you down to a white, pristine, and secluded beach with turquoise water stretching for miles. Here you can Snorkel and explore the incredible reefs teaming with Tropical fishes, and at low tide you will be able to see the many interesting caves along the shoreline. 800 Meters south of the house is the picturesque 'GROTTO BEACH'.
LIVING SPACE: The Living room and spacious Kitchen are combined into a great room with Cathedral ceilings. Sliding door and large windows for viewing ocean Sunsets.
Special screening on all windows and doors.You can sleep with the windows and doors open, feeling that wonderful Carribbean breeze.
MASTER BEDROOM: King size bed with memory foam, A/C, Ceiling fan, Private Bath, large windows and sliding glass door to secluded patio.
SECOND BEDROOM: (2) single beds, A/C, ceiling fan, bath, windows and sliding glass door to outside area.
AIRPORT TRANSPORTATION/CAR RENTALS
PROPERTY MANAGER: NAT WALKER
Call NAT Walker #242-331-2111 to make arrangements. If no car rental is needed there will be a $25.00 charge each way.
BAHAMAS AIR has daily flights to San Sal. Its a 45minute flight from Nassau..KAY.S scooter rentals at airport.
At the Marina and Riding Rock (WiFi available) you can charter boats for deep sea fishing with experienced crews for great fishing and diving trips.
Island Tours and Bone Fishing contact NAT WALKER #242-331-2111.
RESTAURANTS: For dinner and cocktails treat yourself to a great dining experience at CLUB MED next the the Airport-- Reservations required.
For authentic island food visit PARADIS 1 mile north of the Airport on Queens Hyway. Two(2)miles past PARADIS is COLUMBUS TAVERN. For great hamburgers try CARTERS SHACK across from the Marina. Looking for wines and spirits check out BACK A DA YARD in LONG BAY. .
Keywords: Private Beachhouse
What a fabulous place. My friend and I spent 6 days here and enjoyed everything. It is nice and chosy house, wonderfully furnished and really a home away from home. The kitchen is spaciouse and is well equipped. Living and dining areas are tastefully furnished and provide space for guests. 1 King size bed with the attached master bathroom is bright and has direct access to the garden and patio for a nice coffee outside in the morning! The second bedroom had 2 single beds inside and has it's own bathroom with shower. The Patio with plenty of room for sunbathing and shade in the morning for a relaxed morning outside or just watch the ocean or let the day go by. With the house facing west it offers great sunsets over the ocean as the owner shows in ther pictures, AMAZING!! – That is a pleasant advantage during the cold and dark winter months at home. We could watch the sun rise in the bedroom and set right from the front patio or sitting inside while we had dinner, (of course) with all windows in the house wide open and the very pro bug screens in all windows we did not need an A/C at any day, this was pleasant and felt very healthy! The very close by (about 2 minute walk away) very private and fine sandy beach was an highlight too for this property, UNBELIVABLE for those who have never been here. 2 little grocery stores in town (about 12-15 minutes away by car) is where the life is going on during the day and where to get your supply. This house has a nice and very friendly neighbor as well as the perfect location to enjoy Beach, clistal Clear water and Nature, was our 10th visit to the Bahamas and the 2nd one to San Salvador, but this nice home has won our heart! We will definitely be back!
"This was the third visit to the island of San Salvador, Bahamas and i'm sure not the last one!
This part of the world for sure takes you away from the everyday stress and hassle! The nice beaches, friendly people everywhere and this peaceful site for sure was a perfect getaway.
Travelled the world and seen every continent of this planet and the so called "most beautiful" beaches in the world ..... wait till you get here, the long streched clean beach all for yourself, steps away from that house, really heavenly!
The property is perfect for us, 1 minute walk to the beach, if wanted you take the great bikes for a little cycle trip and see some other beaches around the property. Once you reach the beach you just have to dive into the clear water, amazing!!! The bikes have been available for us all the time at the house, looked like brand new!
The kitches is well equiped with everything you could just want for a GREAT vacation and as they say on there introduction, no need for A/C at night, just leave the doors and windows open and feel the fresh and natural breeze, you wished you have that at home to not need an A/C like the natural way on San Salvador.
Have seen many vacation homes and travelled all over the globe but this place is for sure a great place to visit!
It's fun to explore the island with a rental car on a day or two. The neighbour (the only one!) is a very nice guy and it was nice having a little chat every now and then. He's the only person tpo share this perefct beach with, nobody else there!
At arrival we had water waiting for us in the fridge and for the laundry there was everything right at the property.
ClubMed (that is also located on the island) was nice for a visit or to go to the restaurant there but that's just enough, too many people compared to the nice and beautiful house and beach here.
A scooter can be rented right at the airport, we didn't bother, had a rental car already arranged.
Thank you to the owner for providing such a nice place for us.
We do not live on a 80acres ranch, we're city people and just saw the review on this vacation home that we almost call "HOME" ourself by now, i guess 80acres are hard to beat, right? We did enjoy the views from the patio and also out of any window in the house to the ocean, the colors and the beautiful sunsets! The 3 times that we had spent there was GREAT and we all returned home so relaxed and was hard to get back to the real world again.
We loved it!!! and we sure will be back.
The house was very nice, extremely well appointed and we were able to do as much and whatever kinds of cooking we wanted. The bed was extremely comfortable, the house is cozy but roomy enough for 4 with 2 full baths, both very nice. There are lots of games, puzzles, books, music and binoculars; many ways to entertain yourselves. There is a beautiful, nearly deserted beach just a short walk away. HOWEVER, we had no idea that there would be a huge house a very short distance away between us and the water. When sitting out on the beautiful little patio we were facing the back of this house. The view of the ocean from there is what you would call "peek-a-view". We were able to moniter the comings and goings of the neighbors (and they ours), whether we wanted to or not. It would have been better if we had known to expect this, we were under the impression that this house was on the water. After reading the review guidelines, I don't think I can give the google earth coordinates. This house was directly behind a large 2 story octagonally shaped part of a much longer building. On the good side, the neighbor is very nice, friendly and social and we did enjoy meeting and talking to him. He graciously invited us when he entertained and his house is certainly spectacular, with a great outdoor sound system.... We were glad not to be at Club Med or staying at the Riding Rock Hotel. For us, the biggest drawback wasn't the lack of privacy and views but the fact that we had no idea until we got there that this would be the case. (We live in the middle of our 80 acre ranch, so maybe our privacy expectations are higher than most...)
The home and amenities were all exactly as described in the listing. The home was very clean and fresh-smelling. The interior was very well appointed, with very nice furniture, paintings, curtains, tile flooring and crown moulding throughout. There are two 3-piece washrooms (toilet, sink and shower), including the ensuite. The kitchen has a variety of appliances, as noted. The property is a few hundred metres from a great beach. Actually our guide book said that the beaches in this area of the island are among their favourite snorkelling areas, and we certainly found the snorkelling to be excellent with an abundance of tropical fish found in the coral clusters immediately off the beach. We had planned to cycle back and forth to Cockburn Town, but found it to be too long a haul (at least 3/4 hour one way - and very arduous against a head wind) so ended up renting a car. We enjoyed exploring Watlings castle, which is very close to the home. It was great taking walks along the beautiful sandy beaches in the area, where 'the only footsteps are your own' and the sand is so fine it is reminiscent of talcum powder. We really enjoyed meeting the local people - and found them to be very welcoming of tourists. Be aware that grocery stores are not plentiful, that stores are closed most of the day on Sundays, and that stores/restaurants typically take cash only. Only a few of the larger establishments take credit cards, but even then we heard from one proprietor that the credit card companies commissions can be significant and therefore cash is appreciated. Cash is still basically king on San Sal. A note of caution if you take a walk into the bush (although there is very little call to do so) that there ARE spiders. We almost walked straight into a web on which was the largest spider we'd ever seen - a bit of a thrill for us and we took some awesome close-up photos, but not for the faint of heart. Also, a hint when you are finding your way back home: Follow the telephone poles. We didn't know this, and the first time out we missed the road off the highway and managed to get pretty lost! Again, we loved the home, the property and the location and would highly recommend it to anyone seeking a quiet vacation on a rustic island.
We had a wonderful stay in this lovely Bahama home. It was very convenient to the beautiful Beach, just seconds from the house, everything we were looking for. The home was exactly as described, very clean, and perfectly prepared for our arrival. The front porch was perfect for relaxing after a swim in this beautiful Bahamian Ocean. Grilling right at the house was perfect. We were a 12 minute drive from the next grocery store away and as catch of the day was perfect from the Ocean. Virtually everything San Salvador has and you need during a stay here is a short drive away, but we do recommend a car! The home was fully stocked with everything we need. The only neighbor was a perfect host to us 1 night and enjoyed and eveing overlooking the full moon nights with a beer overlooking the beautiful sea. We will never forget this Ocean. We truly enjoyed our stay and can't wait to book our next stay and come back! 5 star all the way for a very nice and beautiful place on an island like this! AMAZING and the best you could get for a scuba diving vacation. The deck chairs provided by the owner and the bikes were GREAT! We never turned on the A/C as we slept with open windows and the nice nightly breeze was so perfect for us. We will be back again. We couldn't believe the rates but for sure it was a steal.
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4 night minimum stay
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