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Alisa Bigham

Member since: 2001
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Speaks: english

Beach location! excellent wifi! free phone long distance to US,UK,Canada

27 Reviews
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

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Overview

Central Abaco Villa Rental Photos and Description

Villa, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4-6)

Here is the adventure you have been waiting for....a very private Villa, located directly on the sea of Abaco. Soak in the the pristine sands and crystal turquoise ocean from every room! You will find our newly enlarged great room spacious and comfortable for listening to music from the xm radio, your ipod, or from our cd library. Step outside onto either of the three decks and let the cool ocean breeze take your cares away, or have a relaxing tropical drink under the cooling shade of the cabana. We have spotted dolphin and rays from the deck, as well as a night heron and other numerous birds. This unique spot nestled in the Casuarina pines for shade is literally 25-30 yards from feeling the cool water on your toes and the spray in your hair.

Our Villa is uniquely and comfortably furnished both indoors and out. All linens, towels, and kitchen ware is provided (including a bread machine, crisinart coffee machine, and coffee bean grinder). It is air conditioned and also has ceiling fans in each room.

Located on the eastern side of Great Abaco Island, Treasure Cay is a quiet place to get away, and find adventure. The 3 1/2 mile horseshoe shaped beach that the Villa is located on was listed as One of the Top Ten Beaches in the World by National Geographic. Pick your adventure.....take a walk out the sandbar and find hoards of Sand dollars, Wade to Sunrise Cay (a tiny island off of the tip of Treasure Cay), Kayak in the emerald water, take an Island hopping trip to the out islands....or simply prop your feet up and pull out that book.

This is Abaco.

Keywords: Villa, house

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Alisa Bigham (Owner)
Member since: 2001
Call Owner
Speaks: english

About Alisa Bigham

Hello, we are Brent & Alisa Bigham. We live in the mountains of Georgia, USA. We have three children. Emily, the oldest, lives with her husband & our first grandchild, Jane, in Chattanooga, TN. Our second child, Seth, lives in Chattanooga also. Our youngest son, Sam(13) is still at home with us. We bought the Villa in 2000 because since the early 80s when we first visited, we had been dreaming about owning a place for our family to gather and make memories. We hope you are able to reconnect & make adventures with your family & friends while you stay in beautiful Treasure Cay.

Alisa Bigham purchased this villa in 2000

Why Alisa Bigham chose Bahamas

We began visiting Abaco in the early 80's and simply fell in love. We always dreamed of owning our own property there, which became a reality in 2000. One our favorite Beach Villa came up for sale, directly on the beach. We bought it and have since enjoyed the get away of our dreams.

What makes this villa unique

We love the community of Treasure Cay; it still carries the traits of another time and age. Close community, quiet beaches, and friendly folk fill the Islands. You can also live a world of adventure: scuba diving, boating, sailing, exploring. Our property is directly on the beach; thus, sometimes the most needed adventure is simply a good book on the deck.

Guestbook comments from the owner

"We straggled into Treasure Cay at 7:45 p.m.(in the dark) -after a long day of travel . We dragged ourselves around the corner to the villa and joyfully entered a Bahamian jewel.Airy,spacious,beautifully,tastefully and imaginatively decorated. The feel and and perspective is marvelous.The view of the unending white sand,the turquoise sea and the barrier islands is soul soothing.A great island,a great villa and a great holiday."
Feb 2010
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Reviews

5
based on 27 traveler reviews

Beach location! excellent wifi! free phone long distance to US,UK,Canada
average rating of 4.962963 based on 28 reviews
5

Truly Paradise!

  • 5 of 5

I have visited many carribean islands in the past and this beach is hands down the very best. The water is crystal clear and you can wade in it for hours on end. The villa feels like home within minutes of stepping inside and is truly steps onto the beach or to the well maintained pool.

The golf course and its employees are top notch and the variety of bird wildlife on the course made it difficult to concentrate on your shot. I would recommend taking a boat trip to swim with the stingrays, sharks, sea turtles and pigs with Abaco Adventures and Captain Ozzy. Without a doubt the most memorable part of the trip and at $65 per person well worth it.

Thanks Alisa for sharing your piece of paradise with us.

Fred and family.

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your descriptive review of our island and home. We love it when our guest enjoy both as much as we do. It is truly guest such as you and your family that help make it possible to have a space in paradise. Haste ye back!
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Vero Beach, FL
5

Wonderful and Relaxing

  • 5 of 5

The location of this property cannot be beat! The villa is nicely furnished and outfitted and is larger then most. The owners are easy to work with and respond to any questions or concerns within hours. Definitely a 10 out of 10! Clearly the Bigham's care about their property and that guests/renters have a positive experience in every way!

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the kindest of words and also for being a super great guest in our home by the sea. Our biggest wish is always that our guest enjoy our home and island as much as we do. Haste ye back!
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
5

Absolute Paradise!

  • 5 of 5

Can't say enough about the beauty of this place and even more about the location of this villa. It was clean, beautiful and ideally located. The patio area was fantastic, we enjoyed grilling out one night for dinner and taking in the beautiful scenery and warm tropical air. You can walk out the front door and you are just a few short steps from the beach. you can see the beautiful turquoise water right from the back yard. The beach is unbelievable. Soft powdery white sand. The color of the water will stun you. I had a picture I showed people when we got back and they thought we photo shopped it because it was so stunning. You can spend hours a day enjoying the water there. It can get so shallow in areas you can walk out into the warm crystal clear water for about a 1/2 mile. I the tide gets low enough you can walk to a little island near the beach. We snorkeled there every day and dove around for shells. The shelling was great. The people were friendly and it was peaceful there. Enough people to have fun talking to and meeting but small enough number that at times you could be the only ones in a section of the beach. Great activities. Abaco Adventures offers trips out to different areas to visit. We highly recommend the wildlife adventure trip. You get to stop at 3 different Cays and enjoy feeding and hanging out in the water at a beautiful pretty secluded cove on another Cay with sting rays and Lemon sharks. Then we got to stop at another Cay that has a population of wild pigs that live there. We got to feed them and they will come out into the water with you. We will definitely be back. Best combination ever of relaxation, peacefully and fun on a vacation we have ever had. Highly recommend this place. Alisa and Brent have the best villa there I felt. Perfect spot!! Thanks again! We'll be back!

  • Submitted: May 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So very happy to hear about the adventures you had and the memories you made while visiting our happy place. Haste ye back!
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5

Perfect home by the sea

  • 5 of 5

This is a beautiful home on a lovely spot overlooking the sea. Everything you need for a very relaxing time. The area is very quiet with only a few restaurants, a small grocery store, liqueur store and bakery, thats about it. So if you are looking for a very simple, relaxing time away this is the place!

  • Submitted: Jan 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the review and also for being great guests!
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5

Incredible!!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful location right on the beach, perfect get-away for our family. Very quiet and relaxing. House was great. Loved having beach chairs right out on the beach. Owner's were very helpful and responded to any questions we had. Trip of a lifetime!

  • Submitted: Jan 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So very happy to hear of others experience of our lovely peaceful happy place! Haste ye back! Alisa
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Canada
5

Treasure Cay

  • 5 of 5

Alisa was fantastic to deal with.

Place was really cute, functional and right on a fabulous beach.

We had coffee every morning on the deck looking at the ocean.

Thank you,

S

  • Submitted: Nov 9, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It always makes me smile to read a review when you speak of overlooking the sea of Abaco with a cup of coffee in hand as that is one of my husband and my most favorite things to do while spending time in our villa. Perfect. Thank you and haste ye back! Alisa
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Map

the point
"Great Snorkeling, Walking, and Sand Dollars."
Nearest Airport
12 Miles
Treasure Cay
Nearest Barpub
Tipsy Seagull
Nearest Ferry
5 Miles
Green Turtle Ferry
Nearest Golf
Treasure Cay Golf Course
Nearest Restaurant
The Spinaker
Nearest Beach
Car: not necessary

Scuba Diving, Boat Rental, Island Hopping, Kayaking, Snorkeling, Guided Tours, Sailing, Exploring, Car Rental, Deep Sea Fishing, Seasonal Fishing/Lobstering

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Rates & Availability

Central Abaco Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
September and October
Sep 9 2016 - Oct 31 2016
4 night minimum stay
$285
$1,800
$6,500
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$325
$2,100
$7,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250

rates are subject to change without prior notification. Minimum night stay is flexible at owner's discretion.
Nightly rate applied for stays of less than 7 days at $325 per night.
Stays of 4 days or less a $150 opening/closing charge will be added.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 0% refund if canceled at least 0 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Central Abaco Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size Bed (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • library
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Ceiling Fans, Outdoor Showers, Some beach toys, Full Kitchen ware, Linens, Towels Provided, ipod dock, xm radio

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