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Waterfront Quiet Tropical Island Getaway

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Half Baths2
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Main House 2 Bedroom 2 Bath, Guest Cottage 1 bed 1 bath with kitchen

Watercolours Cottages are located on Lubbers Quaters Cay. A beautiful island in the Abacos chain which lies protected from the ocean swells in the Abaco Sound. Located between Marsh Harbor and Elbow Cay, approximately 2 miles south of Hopetown.

The island offers secluded beaches, exploring, and peace and quiet. Watercolours, with its waterfront location and private dock lies on the southern end of the island catching the trade winds. The location is ideal for the ecologically minded, as the cottages sit nestled in tropical fruit trees and plants that the guests as well as the humming birds enjoy! There is a deck for sun and a tiki bar right on the water for your enjoyment.

We have two Cottages, Coconut Cottage a 2 Bedroom suitable for up to 4 guest and Pineapple Cottage a 1 bedroom suitable for 2 guests. Both Cottages have fully equipped kitchens, ice makers, gas BBQ grills, sirius satellite radio, wifi internet, and large screened porches with beautiful views of the Sea of Abaco and outlying islands. Both Cottages also equipped with well maintained back up generator.

More Details

Property Manager
Patti Gonsalves
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
88%
Calendar last updated:
April 2, 2017

About Patti Gonsalves

We live here full time on the northeast end of Lubbers Quarters and are available to you for local knowledge and to help you have a great vacation!

Why Patti Gonsalves chose Bahamas

Direct Waterfront with beautiful views.

What makes this cottage unique

Walking and jogging trail that wraps around the south end and two beautiful beaches on the east and west side to enjoy within minutes walk from the cottages.

Amenities

Hope Town Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Half Baths
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , outdoor shower , Pineapple Cottage has indoor toilet and outdoor shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , outdoor shower , Coconut has two indoor toilets and an outdoor shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Two persons sleep in the guest house, Pineapple, and four can sleep in the two bedrooms in the main house, Coconut Cottage.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Stereo
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • caves
  • coin laundry
  • marina
  • reefs
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • spelunking
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • water skiing
Notes:
If you love watersports and life away from the hustle and bustle this is for you.

Learn more about this vacation rental at the manager's website:

Reviews

5/5 -
(1 traveler reviews)

Waterfront Quiet Tropical Island Getaway
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews
5

Spectacular!

  • 5 of 5

I stayed here with my family and we had the adventure of a lifetime. I highly recommend it for the family that wants to fish, search for giant conch shells, underwater snorkel in the national underwater reef, and get away from the tourists. My kids still talk about the great time we had and we'll never forget it!

  • Submitted: Mar 16, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Marsh Harbour 15 mins by boat 10 by cab
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
2 on Lubbers many more on neighboring Elbow Cay
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
2 on island many more on nieghboring Elbow Cay
Car: not necessary

Abaco is a very unique location with many Islands in close proximity bordering a shallow protected sea. It's an amazing place if you love topical island vibes, boat rides, unexplored beaches, and tikki bar libations. It's common practice for visitors to rent small boats as part of there accommodations while in Abaco. With a rental boat you are free to explore the many other islands, reefs, beaches, bars, and restaurants, close to Lubbers Quarters. On Lubbers there is a beautiful beach on the west side and a couple good Bar and restaurants on the east side. Just across the way is Elbow Cay's popular boating destination Tahiti Beach. Further north on Elbow cay you will find the charming Hope Town over looked by the Historic Elbow Reef lighthouse a popular tourist destination! 101 steps to the top, you can climb this piece of history, Elbow Reef Light house is the last lighthouse in the world to operate by hand crack and kerosene. Hope Town it self is a beautiful little town comprised of colorful colonial style houses. There are several good eateries and bars in the Harbour and a walk through down to the beautiful Atlantic ocean beach is always pleasant. And that's just the closest island!! Little Harbour, Marsh Harbour, Man-O-War, Guana all offer great day time destinations for beach combing, diving, fishing ect. We have been living and operating a Business in Abaco since 2001 and we are always happy to give guest help, tips and suggestions of things to do, how to get from A to B. We live on Lubbers and are always close by and available to guests should any problems arise. Feel Free to contact us with any question you may have about our rentals or Abaco in general. Thanks for looking, hope to see you in ABACO!

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Rates & Availability

Hope Town Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Winter-Spring-Summer
Feb 14 2017 - Jul 31 2017
7 night minimum stay
$143
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$1,250
$3,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $200

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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