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Owner

Member since: 2008
Speaks: english

Villa with Amazing Ocean Views Private Beaches & Tennis Courts

32 Reviews
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

North Eleuthera House Rental Photos and Description

House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 2-6)

Summer Special : July to September - Great Discounts - $800.00 a week for rentals of 3 weeks or more

'Leisure Lee' your home away from home - nestled between the deep blue Atlantic Ocean on one side and the Caribbean on the other. Our lovely home is situated high above sea level and surrounded by lush tropical landscaping and stunning views of the ocean can be seen from every room. Cool tropical breezes are enjoyed throughout the home and for those warmer summer months, all rooms are air-conditioned. Enjoy the kitchen which is beautifully equipped for in-home dining and entertaining. The sunrises and sunsets are spectacular from the wrap around balcony where you can sit and enjoy your morning cup of coffee or your evening cocktail under the stars that appear close enough to touch.

'Leisure Lee' is a private, spacious and fully furnished 3 bedroom 2 bath home ideal for families, couples and honeymooners, situated in Rainbow Bay minutes away from its own private beach, its sparkling white sand and crystal clear waters perfect for kayaking, shelling, snorkeling and fishing. Rainbow Bay also has its own Private Restaurant and Tennis Courts so come on over, sit back, relax and enjoy your stay at your vacation home in beautiful Rainbow Bay.

There are numerous places to visit and see on the Island of Eleuthera such as Preacher's Cave - a magnificent subterranean cave situated at Hatchet Bay that gives the appearance of a vaulted cathedral that is more than one mile long with stalagmites and stalactites that gleam in torchlight.

The Glass Window Bridge in Gregory Town - This is an unbelievable site where the deep waters of the Atlantic almost meet the calm seas of the Exuma Sound on Eleuthera's leeward side by as little a distance between them as 30'. A truly remarkable sight that has to be seen to be believed.

Surfer's Beach where those of you who love the sport of surfing can enjoy this area that many 'experts' compare with Hawaii's best spots.

Just off the North coast of Eleuthera is Dunmore Town, Harbour Island, the oldest and most charming Settlement in the Bahamas home of picket fences and warm friendly people and a winter home to many of our Rich and Famous.

You must come and join us at Friday evening's Fish Fry at Arthur's Beach in Governor's Harbour - music is always supplied with dancing in the street and is a perfect opportunity to meet with the locals and fellow visitors. Grilled or deep fried Chicken and Fish are the usual dishes to be had and the wonderful rum drinks are a must.

Rainbow Bay Club, the Laughing Lizard, Billy & Brenda's, Tippy's, Buccaneers, The Beach House and Sunset Inn - great places to kick off your shoes, have a great meal and enjoy the beautiful Island of Eleuthera.

There are numerous other places to see in Eleuthera some of which are Ten Bay Beach in Savannah Sound, the Ocean Hole in Rock Sound, Light House Beach in Bannerman Town and the world famous 'Haynes Library' in Governor's Harbour.

Don't take our word for it - come and see for yourselves what a beautiful place this is - we know once you come here you will fall in love with our home and our Island and the warm, friendly people who live here.

Transportation available. Rates on request. Car Seat for baby/child up to 80 lbs. also provided.

Information on flights to Governor's Harbour Airport (nearest Airport to Rainbow Bay) can also be provided.

Housekeeping and catering services available. For further information, please contact Mr. Freddie Ferguson who would be happy to assist.

Keywords: 3 bedroom 2 bath Villa

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Owner
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english

Why The Owner chose Eleuthera

The location - minutes away from four of the most beautiful Settlements in Eleuthera - James Cistern and Governor's Harbour to the South and Hatchet Bay and Gregory Town to the North. Private beaches, tennis courts and restaurant - Shops, Grocery Stores and Utility Companies all in close vicinity.

What makes this house unique

We love the wide open views of the Atlantic Ocean and Caribbean Sea. The colours of the sea are breathtaking. The wonderful sound of the rain on the roof - so soothing. At night, the stars seem almost close enough to touch. It is a truly tranquil place to spend time away from the hustle and bustle of the City.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Spent 1 week in this glorious place - Amazing Views - Had a wonderful time in this piece of paradise.
Apr 2011
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Reviews

4.9
based on 32 traveler reviews

Villa with Amazing Ocean Views Private Beaches & Tennis Courts
average rating of 4.9375 based on 39 reviews
5

Perfect place to stay in Eleuthera

  • 5 of 5

The place is as advertised : Just perfect. Clean, a real house where you could live all year long with all comfort... and you wish you could considering the terrific view from the terrace. We just loved it and the kids also. Central to visit the island. And the car that comes with the house is the thing you need and it's very easy (you're picked up at the airport, driven to at the end of your stay - like a star).

En Français : Vraiment un coin de paradis, très propre, bien placé. On se pince pour y croire tous les matins au réveil.

  • Submitted: May 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your wonderful review of your stay at Leisure Lee. We are so pleased that you and your family had such a great time - Eleuthera is such a lovely place to spend a holiday and there is so much to do and see. The villa is our home away from home and we especially want our guests to feel the same way when they stay with us. We would love to welcome you back again should you decide to visit Eleuthera in the future. We will be visiting Paris in early June and are really looking forward to seeing a bit of your Country. Best regards to you all. The Owners
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5

Home away from Home!

  • 5 of 5

My third stay at this beautiful villa! It is amazing with a great view! The house is very comfortable, clean and cozy! You are located close to many very adventurous places, great dining, nice beaches. This house also has a car available which is a plus. Would never stay anywhere else. Also has a great caretaker and the owners are so nice and really make your stay pleasant. Home away from home!

  • Submitted: May 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lloydminster, Alberta, Canada
5

Paradise

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed another stay in ELeuthera and staying at this house is what made it so enjoyable.From the comfort and views is by far our favourite place to stay. It was our first time there with our grandkids and they loved it. They are still talking about the house and beaches. The caretaker was amazing as usual, easy to get ahold to if we needed anything. We can't say enough for the generosity of the owners, they go Above and beyond to make your stay there pleasurable and we can't thank them enough. We look at Eleuthera as our second home and can't wait to go back.

  • Submitted: Apr 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review of your stay at the villa and thank you for staying with us once again. We are so pleased you all enjoyed your stay and the children had a great time as well. We hope to welcome you all back again very soon. All the best. The Owners.
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Redmond, WA. USA
5

Paradise Found.

  • 5 of 5

I have been visiting beautiful Eleuthera for over 25 years and last Christmas, it was my pleasure to stay at the Leisure Lee. This lovely villa is as welcoming and charming as the island itself and it offers some of the most stunning Caribbean AND Atlantic views that I have ever seen. The kitchen is well-equipped, the beds are comfortable, the linens, luxurious and all the amenities are there. These are a few of the things that make this beautiful home so different from just another vacation rental. I recommend the Leisure Lee without reservation. Just thinking of it now, I'm smiling.

  • Submitted: Mar 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your wonderful remarks on your stay. It is great to hear from our guests that they have enjoyed Eleuthera and the villa. It has been our aim to make our home your home away from home and we are pleased you enjoyed yourselves. We look forward to welcoming you back again this year. Peace and joy. The Owners
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5

A perched property with a great view that feels like home.

  • 5 of 5

My family and I arrived at Eleuthera (North Eleuthera airport) and was promptly picked up by the caretaker of the property. It was dark when we got to the property, so we didn't get to appreciate it until the next morning.

And speak of appreciation -- the property is perched on a hill and has view of both the Caribbean and the Atlantic. It has a good 270 degrees view. You are not too close to the beach to be lambasted by the wave and wind, but at a appropriate distance to appreciate the beauty and tranquility.

The 3 bedrooms were more than accommodating for the 6 of us, with plenty room to move about. The amenities in the house were also sufficient for cooking, chilling, and just relax (we were thankful for the coffee!). There were enough towels to go around. But if you still do want to wash, there is a washer, and the 'dryer' is the natural sea breeze in the yard. :)

We had some slight issues on our first night, and the caretaker was there to help out the first thing in the morning, which was much appreciated. The property was very clean on arrival. The owner also has car for hire, which we made use of to get around the lengthy island. The internet was a bit spotty, but hey you are on vacation, so pull out the lounge chair, sit on the deck and a book. :) And if you are into BBQ, there are a couple of grills that you can use.

There is a small beach that's 2 minutes away from the property (Rainbow Beach) where you can lounge and hang out, or do a little bit of snorkeling. We spent one afternoon there while watching the sunset, it was quite a moment.

You can (and should) do a morning walks from the Caribbean all the way to the Atlantic, which takes less than 20 minutes. We did some standing-only yoga on one of those mornings along the Caribbean side after watching the sunrise.

If you have ever been on Harbour Island, you would have "rediscovered" civilization, especially along the pink sand beach -- with all the people, resort, and services. But on Eleuthera, it's like you are living as a local, going to docks to buy fish, and walking along the island.

We really enjoyed the island, and staying at this property is a big part of it. It made us felt at home. Thanks guys! :)

  • Submitted: Feb 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind and comprehensive review of your stay at the villa. We are always upgrading and modernizing the villa so that our guests can be as comfortable as possible - their home away from home and we are so pleased that you found everything to your liking and enjoyed the spectacular views. It was one of the main reasons we bought the villa. We appreciate your patience with the minor problems when you arrived. Our Property Manager is always willing to come by and correct any problems our guests might have and we are so lucky to have him. The villa is also taken care of by our wonderful housekeeper and maintenance manager and they do a great job of keeping everything in good order. We hope you will come and stay with us again should you visit Eleuthera in the future. All the best to you and your family and we hope you had a safe trip home. The Owners
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SW PA, USA
5

Perfect family vacation!

  • 5 of 5

We had such a wonderful,relaxing time at Leisure Lee. It is a beautiful, well-appointed home and I would argue, one of the best situated on the island! I couldn't wait to get up every morning for those views. The sunsets were perfect, too. Even a couple of stormy days gave us fantastic wind whipped waves on either the Caribbean or the Atlantic. Just beautiful! The wraparound porch and open floor plan make it feel so spacious, and we could all be together but have our space. The villa was spotlessly clean and had everything we needed. Rainbow Cay was a pleasant walk or bike ride away and we visited many other beaches. Went to Spanish Wells & Harbour Island, too. While snorkeling we saw sea turtles, several types of star fish, fish of every color, giant hermit crabs. The Queen's Bath was a spectacular sight. Lots of good food to be had in the local restaurants (I think we tried most of them!). Generally shopped down in James Cistern and also got some bbq under the tamarind tree. Make sure you stop at the farm stands along the road for fresh fruits, veggies, and eggs. A cup of coffee and a native banana makes a good breakfast while enjoying the perfect view. We went through Hatchet Bay cave. Visited Preacher's Cave. Have teenagers, will cave! Visited the Cliff Castle/Pink Castle (though it wasn't yet reopened) and its views are incredible. Just so many beautiful and interesting places in Eleuthera. Beautiful people, too. We enjoyed the quiet, the privacy, and the low key atmosphere. Eleuthera is beautiful and Leisure Lee was a wonderful home away from home for our family of 6. I hope we can return!

  • Submitted: Feb 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your wonderful review. We are so happy that you enjoyed the villa and Eleuthera. It is such a beautiful spot in this vast world of ours and the people of Eleuthera make the Island an even better place to visit - they are so friendly and helpful. Our Housekeeper and Property Manager are so good at making sure that everything is kept spotlessly clean and our guests are looked after should anything need doing while they are visiting. We hope you will consider staying with us again should you decide to visit in the future - we would love to have you back. Have a wonderful day. The Owners
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Map

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Governor's Harbour GHB
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Rainbow Inn
Nearest Motorway
0.1 Miles
Queen's Highway
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Rainbow Inn
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Rainbow Beach
Car: necessary

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Rates & Availability

North Eleuthera House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
All seasons
Jan 1 2017 - Jun 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,200
$4,000
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$1,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Housekeeping $100
Refundable damage deposit $200

Rates are subject to change until reservations confirmed

Please contact the owner lml@coralwave.com

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

North Eleuthera House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Mobile Phone ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size Beds (1) Master Bed Room, with a decoration of Shells throughout the room., Double Beds (2) Two bedrooms have a view of the Caribbean sea, while the other allows you to view nature's vegetation in it's 'Natural form'., Baby Cribs (1) Graco Pack and Play for babies and small children. New Car Seat for children up to 80 lbs., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Easy assembly Double Aero Bed.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis
Suitability:
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • kayaking
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • spelunking
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
A car can also be provided at a rental of $60 a day and advice on booking flights (the closest airport is Governor's Harbour). A car seat is also provided for baby/child up to 80 lbs.

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