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Private Oceanfront Home W/Large Lanai, Pool and Cabana

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths (Sleeps 4)

New custom house with all the conveniences of home and located on a secluded southside beach property. Enjoy the recently installed pool and cabana. Everything is new.....granite counter tops throughout; all wood cabinets; beautiful wood and cedar beam vaulted ceilings throughout; king size bed in each bedroom with luxury linens; comfortable furniture that feels like home; dining table inside and outside. Kitchen is stocked with nice dishes, glasses, pots, pans, knives......everything you could need.

This home has a cozy, spa-like feel that calls you to relax and embrace 'island time'. We designed and built this home as our vacation/retirement home and spent a lot of time selecting materials and furnishings that are unique to the island and provide a sense of luxury, comfort and calmness. There are palm leaf ceiling fans in every room and central A/C.

The covered patio provides an outdoor extension of the main living area of the house. With the pool, outdoor dining table, comfortable chairs and complete privacy you may want to live outside. That's when the outdoor shower will come in handy.

Walk right off the patio to the water's edge. Two official reef dive sites and excellent snorkeling are accessible from the shore on a calm day. A secluded white sandy beech area lays adjacent to the iron shore that meets the water and the sound of the waves.

There are outdoor sinks to clean up all your dive equipment too and a custom made drying rack. With an acre of private, natural landscape and the breath taking views of the ocean you will not want to leave.

Despite its small size and very small population, nearly every service you could need or want is available. There are well stocked grocery stores, a good selection of restaurants & bars featuring local entertainment, local bakery, dive operations, spa, boutique shops, fishing charters and excellent medical facilities (including a decompression chamber on island).

Keywords: bungalow

More Details

Owner
Pam Andrews
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 12, 2017

About Pam Andrews

We live in Colorado and love the mountain views from our home. We figured the only better place on earth would be a pristine island with 180 degree views of the ocean. Now we have both! We have a small Environmental Consulting business that keeps us busy and helps support our Green desires and ambitions. As such our Brac house was built with Green goals in mind.

Pam Andrews purchased this house in 2010

Why Pam Andrews chose Cayman Brac

We found Brac on a dive trip in 2004 and fell in love with the island and the people. Diving is spectacular and we haven't found anything to beat it. We love hiking the bluff, biking around the island, taking the kayaks out and mostly relaxing on the covered patio.

What makes this house unique

We love the privacy and calmness of our house and property. Tranquility is what we feel when we are there.

Amenities

Cayman Brac House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Backpack
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Filtered Water
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone ...
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower
  • We have towels and travel size toiletries available if you need them during your stay. A hair dryer is also available.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
  • * King Bed (2) : Extra comfy king beds in each bedroom with luxury linens. A dresser/chest in each room and plenty of room for your luggage.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Music Library ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles ...
  • Binoculars
  • Boat with Paddles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Large Cooler
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • caves
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • reefs
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • photography
  • shelling
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • rock climbing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • spelunking
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
Notes:
Cable/Satellite TV: Full DISH Network TV with 200+ stations and DVR recorder.DVD player is BluRay. Video Game Console: Wii console is available with 2 remotes & 2 numchucks, Wii games included. Music Library: We take our ipod and hook it up to the speakers and/or iHome docking station and we have all of our own music. iPod is not included, so you'll need to bring your own or CDs. Everything you need to cook and enjoy your meal is stocked in the kitchen, including Keurig One Cup Coffee Maker, coffee grinder, blender, toaster, crock pot, wine glasses, and decanter. You just need to supply the food. Linens Provided: Extra sheets for each bed and for sleeper sofa. Beach towels provided as well. Plenty of extra pillows and towels. Lanai: A large 400 square foot covered patio with beautiful wood, cathedral ceiling and ceiling fan. You'll want to live out there.

Reviews

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average rating of 5.0 based on 37 reviews
5

A beautiful spot in Paradise

  • 5 of 5

This is a comfortable and well equipped villa located in a in a quiet, secluded part of the south shore. Picturesque setting with panoramic views of the ocean. Private beach area with its own cabana. Swimming and snorkelling off the iron shore beach. Pool deck, garden and beach are not overlooked by other properties. Pam could not have been more helpful and acommodating? We would definitely book to stay here again.

  • Submitted: Dec 5, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful property with everything needed for a great getaway vacation.

  • 5 of 5

Perfect 2 bedroom with pool, outdoor showers and great ocean front view. About 12 minute drive to dive resorts. Would return without hesitation.

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

LOVE LOVE LOVE TRANQUILITY!!!! Home away from home!!

  • 5 of 5

There is not enough space to list all the great things about our stay at Tranquility. It is truly a home away from home. I am not kidding when I say EVERYTHING you could possibly imagine was already there: sunscreen, sample toiletry items, muffin pans, knife sharpener, wine bottle opener, coozies, step ladder, beach towels, extra linens, cleaning supplies, laundry detergent/dryer sheets, pool floats, Gorilla Glue (which I used for my sunglasses!), pens and pads of paper, Q-tips, aloe, spices and condiments, tape measure, ziplock bags, wax paper, tin foil, water bottles, paper towels, travels mugs, extra light bulbs....literally everything you would never think of to bring on vacation and then kick yourself when you need it and don't have it. The Wifi was super fast and there is cable but we only turned the television on to watch the Stanley Cup finals and a movie one night (great DVD collection). There is also a pretty good book collection. We spent most of our time lounging under the lanai, and floating in the pool. Kelly from The Beach Spa came and we all have massages on the lanai....truly a relaxing experience!

Booking with Pam was SUPER easy and hassle free. She responded to messages very quickly and included TONS of details. The house was very easy to find and gain access to thanks to the step by step directions from Pam. With so much detail, we did not need to contact Jeffery (property manager) for anything other than to find out what time the gas stations closed and to let him know when we were checking out. A pool guy came twice during our stay to skim the pool and make sure everything was working correctly...very nice man.

The Brac: I hate to say how much we loved it here because I want to keep it our little secret BUT it was amazing and relaxing. Tranquility is in the PERFECT location with the only sounds being that of the ocean waves. If you like to be around a bunch of restaurants, people, loud music, or need to be entertained, then this is not the place for you. We absolutely loved the peace and quiet, being the only divers in the water, being the only people on the beach (rocky beach, which was great because I don't like sand in everything), only having a car or two pass while out for a run. We love diving but there are so many above water things to explore on the island...we ran out of time! Guess that means we'll have to come back!!! I wouldn't stay at any other place than Tranquility.

  • Submitted: Jun 17, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Mahtomedi
5

Tranquility .... that says it all

  • 5 of 5

This was our, second year returning to Tranquility. I love this place. The pool and covered outside patio is the focus of our activity, from listening to books, music, reading books, or just floating and listening to the waves crash on the rocks.

The villa has always been clean, Jeffrey stopped by several times during our stay to make sure everything was ok. The bikes are the other huge plus for me. An early morning ride is great way to start the day.

  • Submitted: May 5, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect Retreat

  • 5 of 5

We loved our week at Tranquility and hated to leave. The house is exactly as the pictures depict. All day and night the only sounds we heard were birds and the waves crashing into the shoreline. It's so peaceful and relaxing. The outside showers are perfect for washing off after a morning dive or hike on one of the island's trails. Follow that with lunch on the covered back porch, a refreshing dip in the pool and a nap on the porch. It just doesn't get any better. The kitchen is well stocked. You can cook your meal while looking out to the beautiful back yard and coastline so you don't really feel like you're inside. We ate all of our meals outside at the table and chairs. The inside furniture and beds are comfortable. The house truly has a home feeling. Everything is clean and well kept. There is wifi and satellite TV. I would highly recommend this rental to anyone. The owner responds in timely manner and is wonderful to work with.

  • Submitted: Apr 18, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful time at a very private house on a beatiful island.

  • 5 of 5

I have been to a lot of VRBO homes and always enter the house for the first time with lowered expectations from what I see online as they are usually not as good as they are shown. Tranquility is one of the few exceptions where the house far exceeded our expectations. Everything was perfect from the communication from Pam the owner in the begging to the care taker Jeffrey checking on us to make sure everything was going good. The house is very private with only one neighbor on the side which you couldn't see from the house and was far enough from the road that you don't see cars going by if they ever did. The house itself was very clean, newer with all the amenities you will need. We honestly were only in the house to eat and sleep, spent most of our time by the awesome pool or checking out the island. Which by the way is hands down the best island experience we have ever had. We had high winds during our stay so we couldn't do as much diving as we wanted but it forced us to explore the island and the locals. All of the people we meet were so friendly and wanted to share their love for the Brac when ever they were given the chance. We have started to look at dates for going back and will definitely stay at Pam's house again. Recommendations while you are there: Barry's jerk chicken (check days as he is only cooking two days but is so worth it), he is by the market deli, also close by is a larger bar that has wood fire pizza that is very good. Nim's things, cave exploring, lighthouse hiking trails, scuba shack and if you need minor medical Dr. Reid by market deli was very nice and affordable.

  • Submitted: Dec 6, 2016
  • Stayed: November 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
8 Miles
Cayman Brac Airport
Car: necessary

South Side, Cayman Brac, Cayman Islands, Caribbean (Brac is 12 miles long / 1 miles wide so everything is close) -- Oceanfront: Walk right off the patio to the water's edge. Some sand before you reach the iron shore that meets the water. On a calm day you can enter the water just a few yards down the beach with excellent snorkeling and diving just 25 feet from shore. Fall to sleep with the relaxing sound of the waves.

Other Activities: boating, rock climbing, kayaking, health/beauty spa

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $450
Tax Rate 13.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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