INDIA HICKS BEACH HOUSE FEATURED ON COVER OF COASTAL LIVING MAG. POOL, TENNIS.

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Windermere Island House Rental Photos and Description

4 bedrooms, 4 baths, sleeps 10

Designed by famed interior designer David Hicks, and owned and decorated by his daughter, India Hicks, Savannah House is located on exclusive Windermere Island, a private gated island connected to Eleuthera by bridge. Savannah has a short private path to five miles of deserted pink sand beach. The Windermere Club with its heated resort pool is a short walk from the house. In season the Club has a restaurant and library, and year-round it has the pool and 2 tennis courts.

The grand entry of Savannah leads into a large and sunny dining room. To the right stands the master bedroom and to the left, the bunk bed room. Beyond, the large high-ceilinged living room is soft and cool with bold sculptural paintings dominating the walls. Another guest room is off to one side, and the renovated kitchen to the other. The 4th bedroom is in a separate guest cottage. All bedrooms are air-conditioned with en-suite bathrooms. Savannah has two king bedrooms, one bedroom with twin beds, and one bedroom with four bunk beds.

Amenities include air conditioning in all bedrooms, living room, and kitchen, high-speed internet/WIFI, TV with DVR (but no cable), and outdoor gas grill. Savannah has a shady cabana on the beach with beach chairs. The house is equipped with snorkel gear and an inflatable kayak. Daily housekeeping is included.

Contemporary design:

Reaching back toward the dawn of architecture for his inspiration, David Hicks, Britain's foremost interior designer of the 60's and 70's, brought an essence of the Nile Valley to this residence on the Bahamian Island of Eleuthera. His design alludes to the clean cubism of the temple of King Zoser.

Stunning location:

Savannah is a short walk from the sea and beach from atop its private knoll. Its storm-safe concrete-block walls are coated with plaster mixed with honey-coloured lime stone dust from a local quarry and textured with seashells. A light raft-like walking deck surrounds the house.

Windermere Island:

Windermere Island, long a favorite of the British royal family, is a gated private island five miles long with a beautiful pink-sand beach running along much of the Atlantic side. A private club with a pool, tennis courts, and bar/dining room is maintained for members and guests. For more information, follow this link: http://www.windermereisland.com/.

Eleuthera:

Eleuthera is famous for its 100 miles of spectacular, deserted beaches. The island, home to just 8000 residents, is completely safe any time of the day or night. Enjoy the rare experience of picking up hitch-hikers and leaving your keys in the car wherever you go. The snorkeling, diving, and fishing on the island are world class. Boating, surfing, and other water sports are also popular. You can rent power boats, sailboats, sea kayaks, bikes. You can have a charter captain take you out for excursions of various types. There is excellent sightseeing as well. Eleuthera has vast caves, cliffs, a bottomless ocean hole, many unique beaches, historic churches and 19th century homes, and small villages to explore.

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Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • children welcome
  • Events Allowed
Guestbook comments from the manager
We had a wonderful time the place is magical ! Couldn't have asked for more ........

...... in a world that seems to never slow there is only one place to find peace and the finest beach in the world.
Mar 2013
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Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights
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Reviews

Reviews

India Hicks Beach House Featured on Cover of Coastal Living Mag. Pool, Tennis.
average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews
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India Hicks Beach House Featured on Cover of Coastal Living Mag. Pool, Tennis.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p967373
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Windermere Island Eleuthera
5

Get away from it all....

  • 5 of 5
If you want a place to get-away, windemere island is it. Savannah house provided everything you need from a very well-equipped kitchen to games for kids. We travelled with three young children and were very comfortable in Savannah house. The housekeeper was wonderful as well and provided us with loads of information. The private path to the beach was less than a 5 min walk and you were a 5 min walk to the clubhouse which had a pool, game room and restaurant. We had a wonderful time and will definitely return.
  • Submitted: Apr 22, 2013
  • Stayed: Apr 2013
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India Hicks Beach House Featured on Cover of Coastal Living Mag. Pool, Tennis.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p967373
+1 239-482-8173
Windermere Island Eleuthera
5

Savanah House - Ideal Family Vacatio

  • 5 of 5
We had a fabulous family vacation at the savanah house. The house was beautiful -- modern, airy and great set up for a family. the kitchen had every utensil and appliance you could ever wish for. The house is a 2 minute walk to a gorgeous beach. the windermere club has a tennis court and pool and great food. Great snorkelling, boating and great restaurants all close by. We cannot wait to come back!! It was a fantastic family vacation..
  • Submitted: Dec 31, 2012
  • Stayed: Dec 2012
  • Source: HomeAway

Map

Map

Nearest Airport
19 Miles
Governors Harbour (GHB)
Nearest Beach
30 Metres
Windermere
Nearest Restaurant
300 Metres
The Club at Windermere
Car: recommended

Windermere Island, long a favorite of the British royal family, is a gated private island five miles long with a beautiful pink-sand beach running along much of the Atlantic side. A private club with a pool, tennis courts, and bar/dining room is maintained for members and guests. In addition to British royals, singer Mariah Carey has a vacation home on Windermere. For more information about Windermere Island, follow this link: http://www.windermereisland.com/.

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Availability & Rates

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Windermere Island House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
Per property
Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Fall
Aug 17 2014 - Nov 21 2014
7 night minimum stay
$3,500
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 22 2014 - Nov 29 2014
7 night minimum stay
$3,950
 
 
December
Nov 30 2014 - Dec 19 2014
7 night minimum stay
$3,750
 
 
Holiday
Dec 20 2014 - Jan 3 2015
7 night minimum stay
$5,950
 
 
Winter
Jan 4 2015 - Feb 13 2015
7 night minimum stay
$3,750
 
 
Spring
Feb 14 2015 - Apr 25 2015
7 night minimum stay
$4,450
 

Notes

  • $3000 to $6200 per week
  • THE POSTED RATES ARE FOR UP TO 8 GUESTS AND DO NOT INCLUDE THE GUEST COTTAGE. Please add $700/week if you need the guest cottage. If you don't require the guest cottage, we will leave it empty. We will NOT rent it to another party.

    We structured the rates this way to make the house affordable for smaller groups who use less utilities and create less wear and tear.

Amenities

Amenities

Windermere Island House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
  • 1 story
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Adventure
General:
  • Telephone
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Broadband Access
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
  • Iron & Board
  • Hair Dryer
  • Laundry Soap
  • Paper Towels
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Parking
  • Living Room
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Blender
  • Pantry Items
  • Grill
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Kitchen
  • Dishes & Utensils
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 4 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , THE TWO TWINS CAN BE MADE INTO A KING
  • Bedroom 4, the guest cottage, has two twins that can be made into a king.
Entertainment:
  • Game Room ...
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Radio
  • CD Player
  • Audio Tape Player
  • DVD Player
Outside:
  • Beach Towels
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Terrace
  • Tennis Court
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Wood Deck
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Tennis
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • children welcome
  • Events Allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Communal Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Daily Maid Service
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • arboretum
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • walking
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • Babysitter
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fly fishing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • wind-surfing
  • water skiing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • spelunking
  • surf fishing
Notes:
Amenities include air conditioning in all bedrooms, living room, and kitchen, high-speed internet/WIFI, TV with DVR (but no cable), and outdoor gas grill. Savannah has a shady cabana on the beach with beach chairs. The house is equipped with snorkel gear and an inflatable kayak. Daily housekeeping is included.