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Private Oceanfront Home W/Large Lanai and Pool

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,000 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 - 8 nights


About the property

2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths (Sleeps 4)

Custom house with all the conveniences of home and located on a secluded southside beach property with pool. 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 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, villa, home, pool, privacy, Caribbean, diving

More Details

Pam Andrews
Member since: 2010
Premier Partner

This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 19, 2018

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.


Cayman Brac House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • 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
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • 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 ...
  • 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 Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Master Bath has extra large shower and double sinks.
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower , Has a tub/shower and one granite counter top sink.
  • We have towels and travel size toiletries available if you need them during your stay. A hair dryer is also available.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , With luxery linens and plenty of pillows
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , With luxury linens and plenty of pillows.
  • * 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. Each bedroom has a dresser, closet and room for luggage. You can settle in and feel at home and not like you're living out of luggage.
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Music Library ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
  • 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
  • 3 bicycles
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • caves
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • reefs
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • 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
  • pier fishing
  • rock climbing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • spelunking
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Cable/Satellite TV: Full DISH Network TV with 200+ stations.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.


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average rating of 4.975 based on 40 reviews

Peace and Tranquility

  • 5 of 5

Its all in the name of this wonderful villa. The house is so well equipped that you certainly do not want for nothing, from the fully stocked kitchen, nice furnishings, outside furniture, BBQ (grill for you American folks), very comfortable bed and great shower. Outside is perfect with the covered porch area, for when the sun gets too hot. A great spot for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

The villa is in a very quiet and private location so you can totally get away from everything.

I am really missing the gentle sounds of the ocean.........

  • Submitted: Apr 9, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A beautiful, private, comfortable villa.

  • 5 of 5

Our first impressions of the villa and pool were excellent and that proved to be the case. The owner, Pam, had been extremely helpful, answering many questions I had,about the facilities and the island, so I felt comfortable from the start. The size and layout of the villa was perfect and the pool was gorgeous to have a dip and a cool off. The sea was very stormy and impossible to enter in front of the villa, so the pool was essential. A car is also essential and the hire co., recommended by Pam was very good. Altogether, an excellent stay.

  • Submitted: Feb 28, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Perfect Place for Two Couples

  • 4 of 5

Tranquility is a well designed vacation home to share with 2 couples. We went to Cayman Brac for a dive trip and stayed there 2 - 9 December. We chose Tranquility because it has two equal sized "master" bedrooms and the photos feature a beautiful lanai/pool area with sweeping Caribbean views. It does not disappoint. The house has comfortable furniture around the TV and a great kitchen with every accessory you could imagine to cook anything you wanted. Even the knives were sharp! Upon arrival we were met at the airport by Jeffrey and we followed him to the house after stopping to stock up on groceries and libations. After Jeffrey left we noticed there was no toilet paper in one bathroom and a few turns on the roll in the other bathroom. We called Jeffrey to ask if the TP was hidden anywhere and he said no and told us the closest place to buy some. It was disappointing after a long travel day and while getting settled in for our first night, we have to run out and buy toilet paper.

As for the rest of the house:

5 stars for sleep comfort, comfortable beds/pillows & the sheets were luxurious

5 stars for shower water pressure, plenty of hot water

5 stars for plumbing, toilets flushed, no sink backups

4 stars on switch labeling for lights/electrical outlets

5 stars for home amenities such as bikes, kayaks, and coolers

4 stars for beach chairs, only 3 and the same is true of pool loungers, not enough for 4 to lounge simultaneously.

A couple of other notes. The shore is iron rock and you really can't swim or kayak from Tranquility. As noted earlier we came in early December to dive and could only dive for 2 days. The winds were blowing 25+mph north/northeast. Since Cayman Brac is a slender cigar shaped island when the winds are blowing from that direction, there is no lee. Talking to locals and the Brac Shack dive company, which is the best dive operation we have experienced, December is a windy month and the worst month to come to dive. The only thing rougher than the water were the hiking trails. You hike on iron rock and it's not easy. Despite the rough conditions we enjoyed Cayman Brac and really enjoyed staying at Tranquility.

  • Submitted: Dec 25, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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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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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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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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Nearest Airport
8 Miles
Gerrard Smith Cayman Brac Airport (CYB)
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


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $450
Property Damage Protection $59
Tax Rate 13.0%

Discount rates are available for stays over 7 nights.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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