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Seaside Cottage Seabiscuit

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 900 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

- 1 bedroom, loft that sleeps 4, total sleep 6, 1 full bath, outdoor shower

Come relax on the porch of this lovely seaside cottage with fabulous sunset views. Overlooking the bonefish flats and sandbars of Great Exuma, offering swimming, fishing, kayaking, relaxation and fun.

Google Map location: ' Seabiscuit' lat=23.4603294114, lon=-75.7407003948


Owner
Fina Johnson
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english, spanish, swedish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
July 20, 2017

Amenities

George Town House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Rural ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Bottled Water
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Exterior - outdoor shower
  • Full indoor bathroom, outdoor shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 queen
    Loft - 1 queen , 2 twin/ single
  • Queen bedroom downstairs, queen bed and two twins in the loft. Outdoor shower. Large Deck on the ocean with steps carved into the rock to enter the ocean from. Fabulous Sunsets. 2 miles South West of Georgetown on the Bonefish Flats. Great Fishing right off of the property. Large Sandbar that you can wade out to at low tide or even walk to the islands beyond to picnic and snorkel around the island. Fishing gear in wash shed. Some floating rafts. 2 Bicycles.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Games for Kids
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda ...
  • Small Cooler
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Wood Deck
  • 5 garden chairs
  • 3 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • caves
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • pond
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Seaside Cottage Seabiscuit
average rating of 4.9375 based on 32 reviews
Indianapolis
5

Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Seabiscuit the last week in May. The owner responded very quickly with my inquiries. She also provided detailed information about the cottage and places to eat and things to do around the island. The cottage was perfect for my husband and our 2 kids that are in their 20's. It was very clean and well stocked with every amenity you could ask for! And then there was the view!!! Breathtaking!!! We swam and snorkeled off the dock and kayaked to the island across the way! We loved everything about Seabiscuit and hope to return someday!!

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So happy you enjoyed your stay. Hope to have you back again soon.
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5

Cozy & Private Seabiscuit

  • 5 of 5

Fina has a very sweet little cottage by the sea that offers privacy, easy access to the water and a spectacular view. The location worked really well for us, since we wanted to explore both Great Exuma and Little Exuma. Fantastic trip!

  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely review. Glad you enjoyed it and hope you make it back again soon! 🌴☀️
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5

Great trip. R&R

  • 5 of 5

Loved the property. Very private. We would recommend seabisquit !

  • Submitted: Mar 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you. We loved having you. Come again soon!
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5

Absolutely perfect!

  • 5 of 5

Seabiscuit is a find, and Fina is an excellent host and very responsive to all questions. The pictures don't do it justice. It is just so pretty, quiet and peaceful there. Having breakfast on the large deck every morning was one of my favorite activities. The place was very clean and outfitted with toiletries in case you forgot anything like sunscreen. I only wish that Exuma had a recycling program. I tried fitting our plastics and bottles into our luggage, but could not, so had to leave them there. Felt wrong to leave behind waste at such a beautiful place. I would recommend Seabiscuit to anyone, and we might consider going back.

  • Submitted: Apr 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so happy you had a lovely visit and we would love to have you back again! I couldn't agree more with the recycling aspect. We used to have an area in town when it was done but sadly misused so it was done away with. I will try again with local council to get another program reinstated! Thank you so much for being so considerate.......every little bit helps! Cheers, Fina
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4

Peaceful and private

  • 4 of 5

What a quaint and peaceful spot. My husband and I stayed here for 4 days. Well worth it. This cottage is exactly as it shows in the pictures. Actually, the view is even nicer in person. Its hard to capture just how beautiful this spot is. You definitely need a car. We had a small car and it was fine, you just have to drive slow over the large pot holes in the road. Close to Georgetown...perhaps 10 minutes away. Its quiet here, peaceful and private. For the price, I really can't complain about anything.

  • Submitted: Jan 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Annapolis, MD
5

Perfectly Peaceful

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed at Seabiscuit from November 4th - 18th of 2015. Our stay was absolutely incredible! Fina makes her home so welcoming. Waking up to the view makes you feel like you are in a dream. The view is so vast that you can see the sunrise and sunset. There are small islands about a mile away in front of her place that you can use her kayaks to get there. My husband and I would be the only 2 people on these islands...it was amazing! At low tide you can walk on the sandbar out in front of Fina's place and it truly feels like you have found Heaven on Earth. Fina even gives you a list of restaurants to visit and things to do which is extremely helpful. I do highly recommend renting an SUV as the roads are bumpy. We did so many things that Fina recommends on the island. You can be very adventurous if you want to, or you can spend your time at the cottage taking in the gorgeous views and using Fina's kayaks and snorkel gear. Fina gave my husband and I the most wonderful gift of peace and tranquility. I HIGHLY recommend this wonderful cottage and all that Great Exuma has to offer. My husband and I will be back! Thank you, Fina, for the most amazing vacation!

  • Submitted: Dec 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed it. Come back again soon!
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Map

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
George Town, Exuma
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Cheaters
Nearest Beach
0.18 Miles
The sand bar across from the house
Car: necessary

Just a 10 min drive into town this location offers spectacular sea, sunset, sandbar, and wildlife views. Enjoy boating, swimming, kayaking, scuba diving, snorkeling, fishing and more. Great Exuma also offers a 4 Seasons resort where you can dine, spa, golf and play tennis. The island is a gem. You will not regret visiting and will want to come back yearly!

Google Maps locatoin: ' Seabiscuit' lat=23.4603294114, lon=-75.7407003948

Other Activities: Kite surfing, kayaking, snorkeling, two two man kayaks at house

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Rates & Availability

George Town House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$200
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $125

$200 per night 2 people, 3-4 people $250 night, 4-6 people $300 night

By US Dollar check mailed to an address in the USA or by Paypal and last case in cash upon arrival

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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