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Cockleshell Beach Cottage

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,100 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Cottage, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4-6)

This quality 1100 sq. ft. cottage is a beachfront property located on the beautiful N.E. shores of Spanish Wells. The cottage is centrally air conditioned along with ceiling fans. There are tiled floors throughout. A completely equipped kitchen/dining area, moves into a delightfully furnished living room with a queen sized sofa bed. The sitting room overlooks and exits onto a large patio area.

The patio has a direct walkway to the powder sands of the beach and clear pristine waters of the shallow seas. The laundry room is also an access to the patio area and beachfront. The cottage has cable T.V. and computer internet service connection. There are two bedrooms with a queen sized bed in each and an adjoining private bathroom in each bedroom.

Cockleshell enjoys an excellent location on Spanish Wells. Restaurants, local bakeries, quality grocery stores and various shops are all within comfortable walking distance. Local transportation around Spanish Wells and adjoining Russell Island is usually by golf carts which can be rented close by (info and rates can be provided in the cottage). Bicycles come along with the cottage and provide an excellent and enjoyable way of getting around Spanish Wells. Of course, all water related activities are at hand and readily available.

Spanish Wells is known throughout the family islands of the Bahamas as a peaceful, tranquil island enjoying a stress free environment. We look forward to your visit and assure you of a relaxing and happy time here at Cockleshell Beach Cottage.

Keywords: beach, bungalow, serene

More Details

Mark & Susan Davies and Marina Davies
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 24, 2017

Why Mark & Susan Davies and Marina Davies chose Eleuthera

Simply Put....its one of the Best...both in quality and location


Spanish Wells Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2 large completely furnished ensuite bathrooms.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Convertible bed(s) - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Pull out Queen size Sofa bed
  • Queen size Beds (2), Sleep Sofa (1)
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • alternative lifestyle
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Most of the time things run smoothly, however Spanish Wells is an island and very rarely, electricity, water and/or cable may go off. This is out of our control and we apologize if this happens. We will do all we can to ensure that you have an enjoyable stay in Cockleshell Cottage!


4.4/5 -
(5 traveler reviews)

Cockleshell Beach Cottage
average rating of 4.4 based on 5 reviews

Right on the most beautiful beach ever

  • 4 of 5

Great property in an amazing location. Open, spacious, steps to the most beautiful beach ever. Great caretaker who was available to help out with any needs. Owners very responsive. I would highly recommend this property and plan to stay again!

  • Submitted: Feb 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to future visits!
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Great location . beautiful beach

  • 4 of 5

couldn't ask for a more perfect spot. beautiful sugar sand beach on a shallow bay and very few people around. Took Kayaks and a picnic basket out to the sandbar that pops up at low tide and collected shells. has to be one of the friendliest places I have ever been to .

  • Submitted: Mar 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed your stay! Please come back soon!
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Patterson, California

First time in the Bahamas

  • 5 of 5

This is the perfect place to relax on the beach. The view is amazing and it's so peaceful here. The cottage is clean and cute. I would recommend this to anyone who wants a quiet beach vacation.

  • Submitted: May 11, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay! Please come back - we would love to have you stay again!
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3 0

perfect beach

  • 4 of 5

Great view of ocean.Good location

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks!
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Phoenix, AZ

Awesome retreat

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I just spent a week at Cockleshell Beach Cottage. I think we found paradise - out the back door. This is an amazing location - if you are looking to relax and just enjoy the water! It is right on the beach. Perfect location.

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! We are so glad that our cottage was a relaxing and enjoyable holiday for you. We look forward to providing a "slice of paradise" to other vacationers in the near future! Spanish Wells is a unique location - nowhere else like it!
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Nearest Airport
12 Miles
North Eleuthera Intl. Airport
Nearest Ferry
200 Metres
Short Distance Away
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
3 restaurants within walking distance
Nearest Beach
30 Metres
Located on the Beach
Car: not necessary

Spanish Wells is a community known throughout the Bahamas as the Lobster/Crawfish Capital...Its fishermen are noted as being among the best in the Bahamas. Cockleshell Cottage is located near 12th street, directly on the beach!


Rates & Availability

Spanish Wells Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Dec 23 2017 - Jan 6 2018
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees are quoted for 4 people. Over 4 people each person $75.00 per person per week - max 6 people.


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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