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Stay Right On The Beautiful White Sand Beach - Free Golf Cart and Kayaks

Sleeps9
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 1,728 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedrooms (1 king, 2 Queen, 2 single bunk beds) + 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 8)

Ask about our great sea adventures with our licensed STCW certified Captain Kid !!!! Best pricing in town on day trips out on the Ocean. Snorkeling, Scuba, Island exploring, Turtle hunt (catch and release), or Fishing all available.

A beautiful scenic ocean view beach cottage. This cottage is right on the beautiful mile and a half long beach that lines the north shore of the island. Step off the porch and onto the gorgeous white sand beach. Enjoy this breathtaking view of the ocean and the beach from two separate decks. This secluded getaway has 3 bedrooms, 2 1/2 baths and is spacious enough for the whole family sleeping 8 people comfortably.

The master bedroom suite features a king size bed with French doors leading onto a 90 square ft. balcony overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. Sunrises and sunsets from this bedroom and balcony are breathtaking. At night, cruise ships are frequently seen passing by. The moon and stars can easily be seen while laying in bed in this suite.

All the amenities of home with a view of paradise. Fully air conditioned for your comfort with cable television and high speed wireless internet. Internet service is available right on the beach. You can get away and you can still keep in touch with family back home. Soak up some sun or take a dip in the beautiful turquoise water or just relax under the sun it's all at your finger tips. Bone fishing is also just a 30 second walk from the cottage. If you would like to see even more of the ocean there is a boat available for rent. Snorkeling and deep sea fishing trips are easily arranged. Also available are golf carts to cruise around the island.

The Beach House sits on a beautiful white sandy beach with shallow colorful water that is protected by a reef. The summer water temperatures can reach into the high 80's with a light sea breeze. The winter offers low humidity and the water and air temperature can be in the upper 70's with stronger north winds.

Spanish Wells is a unique place with a rich history dating back to the 1600's with ties to England. This beach location is a short walk to shopping and dining. Lobster fishing is the main industry on the Island. You will find three churches on the island and several restaurants including our traditional 50+ year old Anchor Snack Bar. Our newest (Opened July 2013) and our fine dining choice would be The Shipyard Restaurant located right on the east most point of the island surrounded on 2 sides with water, breathtaking view and relaxing dining. Where you can enjoy a fine meal or just a relaxing evening cocktail while watching the sunset.

A bike ride around the island will be about four miles.

It is a peaceful place to get away from city life and enjoy island living. A local fast ferry stops each day with connections to Harbour Island and Nassau. Golf carts and watercrafts are available for rent. Fishing and Scuba trips easy to arrange.

The island is easy to get to with daily air service to North Eleuthra (ELH) from Fort Lauderdale, Miami or Nassau airports. Flight time is approximately one hour. The airport is serviced by Continental Express turbo prop service with 19 and 30 passenger aircraft or American Eagle form Florida that has a 50 passenger jet service. Bahamas Air, Southern Air and Pineapple Air are the airlines available from Nassau. A cab cost about $25 to pick up the local water taxi, which is about $6 per person. The water taxi will bring you to St. Georges Cay where the Beach House is located and the community is called Spanish Wells.

A great place for relaxing and enjoying the Bahamas!

Keywords: Cottage, Beach

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 20, 2017

About The Owner

My name is Jody Pinder. I am a local lobster fisherman. My wife's name is Tara Pinder. We have 3 kids; Kayston, Kerigan, and Kalson.

The Owner purchased this cottage in 2007

Why The Owner chose Bahamas

I have been a local resident of Spanish Wells my entire life and love entertaining guests. My family can be traced back to the original European Settlers. This beautiful beachfront property became available to us and was a dream come true for my wife and myself.

What makes this cottage unique

Enjoy the vacation hospitality and information that only locals can provide. Come as visitors and leave like family. Let my family cater to all your vacation needs. We will be there for you at any time to answer questions or help with your vacation adventure.

Map

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
North Eleuthera {ELH)
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
Genes Bay
Car: not necessary

cliff diving, bone fishing, cave exploring

Amenities

Spanish Wells Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1728 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Correct # of guest must be disclosed at booking
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Bottled Water
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • King size beds (1) In Master bedroom, Queen size Beds (2) Queen Bed in each other room, Baby Cribs (1) Crib/Playpen, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen Size Futon, Bunk Beds (2) 2 bunk beds in 2nd bedroom along with queen bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Sailboat
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Water Skis
  • Wood Deck
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Attractions:
  • churches
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Free Sailboat, 2 kayaks, bicycles, 4 seat Golf Cart

Reviews

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average rating of 5.0 based on 40 reviews
5

Great property, beautiful views every direction, and wonderful owners; super hepful with everything

  • 5 of 5

Experience was great, the people of Spanish Wells are super friendly and we felt as safe as being in our own home. The house is beautiful and comfortable. The property is gorgeous. Even with hurricane Irma coming they gave plenty of warning and were as concerned for our well being as much as they're own. The views are beautiful from anywhere on the island. You can easily leave the island and go see other historical wonders on Eleuthera and it's fairly cheap by taxi. There was only one negative we had (a side from IRMA) which was the price of food. But that can be solved by bringing it with you, the extra check bag fee is less than one meal. The house is great, it has every comfort we have at home. With all the water toys, bicycles, and golf cart provided, we had everything we needed to keep us entertained and get us around. We would highly recommend this location as a great, relaxing, quite vacation to anyone.

  • Submitted: Sep 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

beautiful beach, huge house

  • 5 of 5

Our hosts were very pleasant. The house is on a beautiful beach with plenty of water toys in good condition. The house has 3 complete bedrooms very nicely done. Jody is a great guy to charter for diving, snorkeling, and so on. It's great to have a golf cart included as this is an extra expense and hassle in almost every island.

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The Absolute Best Rental on Spanish Wells

  • 5 of 5

OMG what an awesome home and what makes it even better are the Owners/Hosts (Jody & Tara Pinder). Everything about this place is Amazing. We (5 adults) stayed here the week of July 10, 2017 and it was everything we'd hope for and MORE. The island is very safe and we loved having our own golf cart to explore land as well as the Hobie cat and kayaks to explore the waters. They recently added hammocks and a 5 person float that makes being out on the water even better. We went on a full day excursion with Jody and Tara and it was the highlight of our trip. They really know the waters and how to show a great time to all ages. We fished, snorkeled, searched for sea turtles, picked up starfish, cliff jumped, anchored at sand dollar beach and swam with the pigs. And Tara's pies and muffins are out of this world! She made my birthday magical by not only arranging to have a delicious cake made for me (and let me tell you it was the best cake we've ever eaten) but also arranged getting a personal massage at the house. She even surprised me with a birthday gift. It shows they care about your stay and will go above and beyond to make it memorable. When I mentioned we needed a larger skillet for cooking, she brought over an entire set of cookware. Don't miss Budda's! It's the local place for picking up alcohol or to grab a delicious bite to eat. We look forward to coming back to their beautiful home and the crystal clear waters.Thank you Jody and Tara for making our stay the best vacation ever!!! Now I just need to figure out how to move there. :)

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Jody and Tara were excellent!!!! Would highly recommend anyone to stay at their home.

  • 5 of 5

Great host and hostess, Tara and Jody were welcoming and helpful, made us us feel at home. Tara is an awesome baker too!!!'

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful, we loved it!

  • 5 of 5

This is a fantastic beach house and I don't think the photos do it justice. Actually, I think it has improved since these photos were taken, particularly the deck!

The large deck now has a low white railing all around it and a gate, which was a big plus for us with a toddler. We could play on the deck, choosing shade or sun, looking out at the sea while not having to chase him. There is also a very good gas grill provided, a hose for washing sand off at the gate and an outdoor shower. The friendly owners have equipped this property with everything you need to have a fantastic beach holiday.

The beach is right there, about 25 steps from the deck and the owners provide an exceptional number of toys for their guests. For us the Hobie Cat was the most fun, but the two hammocks, multiple umbrellas and large floating lounger were nice surprises. Also, the included golf cart saves a good amount of $ over other rentals and the kayaks are in great shape.

The island itself is idyllic and you couldn't find a more beautiful beach anywhere. Powder soft and clam pale turquoise water, for youngsters to enjoy. We loved the Sand Bar and Shipyard restaurants, jumping off the bridge, eating local seafood (Stone Crab from Jody) and just exploring on the golf cart.

There is another cottage just next door, but that didn't impede our enjoyment or feeling of privacy whatsoever. We will be back!

  • Submitted: Jul 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect!!!!!

  • 5 of 5

Stayed last year and was so wonderful came back again. Jody and Tara are the best! The house couldn't be any better. Fully supplied with chairs, umbrellas, grill, kayaks and golf cart included! There are restaurants, grocery stores and owners live down the street. If looking for a quiet, restful and beautiful location, this is the right place for you. They even help arrange transportation from airport😲?Perfection😁?

Ps. Captain kid (Jody) and sons excursions was absolutely amazing and such a fun time! Don't miss it

  • Submitted: May 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

One Time Cleaning Fee $95
Pet Fee $100

Check in 4pm
Check Out 10am

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund