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Ocean Front Luxury Estate Nestled On A Cliff

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms5
Half Baths2
Property type estate
Minimum Stay 4 nights

Overview


Details
Property
estate
Sleeps
12
Bedrooms
5
Bathrooms
5
Half Baths
2
Minimum Stay
4 nights

Description

Central Eleuthera Estate Rental Photos and Description

2 Villa's, 5 Bedrooms, Sleep/Loft, 5 Full & 2 Half Bath, 2 Kitchen, Pool, Court

Rental includes daily maid service (Mon-Sat), 24/7 property manager, two gardeners, laundry, cleaning and household supplies, heated pool, emergency generator and 10,000 gallon back up filtered water supply.

Designed to open to the ocean the Sunrise Villa living area consists of a great room, a separate kitchen, and cozy dining area. Entry by way of the covered front veranda and you are instantly presents full stunning views of the ocean. A 20' cathedral ceiling is the crowning point of the room with all hand painted wood. The dining area comfortably seats 6 and shares the panoramic ocean views enjoyed from all areas of the home. Just off of the dining area is the kitchen that has everything you need for a full course meal or a picnic at the beach. The upstairs alcove is furnished with cushioned love seats, board games, and television and audio equipment. Sliding glass doors invite you to an ocean side deck with outdoor seating areas, waterside dining and stairs winding gently to the sea. The Sunrise Villa has two air conditioned bedrooms, and a loft. The master bedroom has a king bed and overlooks the ocean. The second bedroom has two single beds and private bathroom. The loft has an entertainment/media alcove, sleeper full size sofa and a washroom with a half bath. It opens to a second deck. The Sunset Villa situated about 30 feet from the Sunrise Villa is connected by a walk way and an outdoor cooking area. The lower level of this Villa offers a wrap around deck, living room, chef style kitchen, dining area seating 8-10 guests, with a half bath and one king bedroom with private bathroom. The upper level offers expansive views of the ocean and island, wrap around deck, one king bedroom with private bath, one queen bedroom with private bath and laundry room. Swim off the pink sand beach or choose Windchat Villa's own infinity pool. Daily maid service, 24-7 property manager and beach/grounds caretakers included. The manicured grounds offer a wide selection of native plants and fruits. The home has an on demand generator and 10,000 gallon water storage tanks.

Single Villa Rental Available at $3,500 based on availability.

Eleuthera is ranked “25 Sexiest Beaches in the World” by Forbes Traveler, and awarded the “Best Secret Island On Earth” by Travel and Leisure. The rates listed are for Both Villas, the entire property.

While near by Harbor Island and Spanish Wells offer unique experiences, the main island is a destination for those interested in history and nature. Natural attractions include the Glass Window Bridge, Hatchet Bay Caves and Surfer's Beach in the north, and Ocean Hole and Lighthouse Beach at the south end. Preacher's Cave on the north end was home to the Eleutherian Adventurers in the mid-17th century, and recent excavations have uncovered Arawak remains at the site. There is something here for everyone - whether you simply want to relax in the luxurious surroundings, walk along the beach or partake in the many easily accessible activities. Snorkeling, kayaking, horseback riding on the beach, world-class scuba diving and fishing are just a sample of what the island has to offer.

Fly into Nassau, Bahamas followed by a short flight to Governors Harbor Airport, Eleuthera on either Pineapple Air, Bahamas Air or Southern Air Charter.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Owner
Ken Metz
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 29, 2016
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About Ken Metz

The people of Eleuthera are kind and friendly. Our staff is welcoming and understanding. All families can come to Windchat and feel at home and accepted. We have put much time and care into the renovations and construction. We open it to guests and hope that you will care for it as you would your own home.

Ken Metz purchased this estate in 2012

Why Ken Metz chose Bahamas

The Sunrise Villa was built in the 1960 and although it has been completely remodeled it retains it's Bahamian charm and character. The Sunset Villa is newly built and has 360% views of the island. The two villas connected by decking offers guests many gathering venues and privacy (when you want it) for families/friends.

Windchat Villa's offers guests a unique combination of luxury, privacy, peace and beauty. The construction was completed in September of 2014. Please refer to the pricing on the rates page. Rental also includes: Daily Maid service Mon-Sat, Grounds and Beach Keepers and 24/7 Property Manager.

What makes this estate unique

Windchat Villas stand out as an incredibly unique offering in our community. We have invested in creating a luxury experience you and your family/friends will treasure for years to come. Our price includes unique advantages you will not find in any other rental in this area. Please take a look and get back to us if this is suitable for your needs.

1. In Eleuthera it is common to have power outages several times during a week and it is particularly susceptible to the weather. We have installed a generator with enough power to keep you and your family comfortable for days on end.

2. Water supply in Eleuthera can be shut off daily. We have installed a state of the art cistern system with two giant water reservoirs holding 10,000 gallons of water to prevent your inconvenience.

3. The position of the property is at the highest peak on the shoreline and offers unobstructed views of sunrise and sunset.

4. The multi-sport court includes equipment for basketball, tennis and shuffleboard. We also have foosball and ping pong tables for family fun. No one for miles around has this kind of offering and it is available exclusively to you along with one of the few heated pools around, that comes with a view that overlooks the ocean through the tops of 30 feet tall palm trees.

5. The landscaping is exquisitely designed and maintained 6 days per week, giving you a precisely manicured experience during your stay, very different from any other property in this area.

6. We have spared no expense to provide a home with furnishings that are new and in perfect repair, with new linens and upholstery which is also a different experience to most of the rentals in this area.

7. The beach in front of the property is cleaned and maintained daily and kept clear of any garbage or debris that may wash up on the shore.

8. We are committed to maintaining everything in working order, so you do not find your vacation compromised by any frustrations or inconvenience.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(13 traveler reviews)

Ocean Front Luxury Estate Nestled On A Cliff
average rating of 5.0 based on 13 reviews
5

All around wonderful property!

  • 5 of 5

This property is so well-kept. It was such a beautiful property. We loved having Del to help us with learning the island and any needs we had. It was so clean when we arrived and such a treat to have the housekeeper come everyday. The weather was wonderful and the breezes off the Atlantic really keep the house cool. The gardener and Del were so nice and it was wonderful that they gave us fresh coconuts and papayas while sitting by the pool. I'm am confident after touring the island that this is the best place on the island to stay!

  • Submitted: Dec 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great Vacation

  • 5 of 5

This property is amazing. We stayed a week in June and had the best vacation. We were a little hesitant about the destination at first because of the somewhat limited information and limited first hand accounts, but were beyond pleased with Eleuthera. Ken, the Owner, was a pleasure to deal with and was very helpful. The property is about 20 minutes from GHB airport so if you can fly in and out of GHB it will be much more convenient. You can even stop by the grocery in Governor's Harbour on your way in. You are probably about 75-90 Minutes from ELH. Two of our group flew in there and Del picked them up

Everything was perfect about the property was excellent. The views are gorgeous. The grounds were well maintained and the beach was unbeatable. We had the entire beach to ourselves for the first 4 days of our stay. During the last half of our stay there was another family that was renting an adjacent house, but we only saw them from time to time. We visited several other beaches on the island. All were gorgeous and secluded, but our party was convinced that Windchat's beach was the best.

The people of Eleuthera were extremely friendly and welcoming. This can be seen firsthand through the Windchat staff. Del, the caretaker, was great. He stopped in everyday to see if there was anything we needed and organized the other staff members. Del would voluntarily do little things to make the stay incredible. He brought us homemade desserts, cut down some coconuts and made us coconut and rum drinks, took my rental to the gas station when he noticed a tire was low to fill it up for me. Not to mention all of the great advice he gave us about the island. Michael and Felix, the gardeners, were so polite when they were there and would take beach chairs and kayaks to the beach in the morning while we were enjoying our morning coffee. We didn't see Patrice, the housekeeper, much because she always came when we were on the beach, but she did an excellent job in keeping the houses neat.

Ken recommended Shauna as a private chef. She came a couple of nights and did a great job and was very reasonable. It was nice to lounge in the pool right up to dinner time and then enjoy a great meal. There are also several good dinner options within a 5-30 minute drive.

If you are considering Windchat don't bother looking any further. You will love it. We will definitely come back.

  • Submitted: Jul 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

These Villas are amazing.

  • 5 of 5

We would like to thank you for an amazing time in your beautiful home. The cleanliness of everything was outstanding. From the time we were booked to and the time we arrived and departed we were treated like royalty. The staff was at our beckon call from helping on arrival and departure to guiding us around the island with helpful information. The people on the island are very friendly and we felt very safe. There is nothing more beautiful then to get up in the morning and have coffee on the deck and watch the sunrise. The facility is equipped with kayaks snorkeling gear and a fantastic pool. Walk down to the beach and enjoy the beauitful pink sandly beach. If you choose not to leave the facility everything is there for you. The only bad thing is that we had to leave, but we will be back many more times. There is no reason to go any where else. Thank you again for a magical week. If you want a vacation in paradise this is the place.

  • Submitted: Nov 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Hendersonvile, NC
5

Perfect Bahama Vacation!!

  • 5 of 5

Where to even begin in describing our wonderful vacation in Eleuthera staying at Windchat Villas?! It was absolutely AMAZING!! From the moment we arrived off the plane, we were greeted so warmly by Del! He was absolutely the best at managing the property and taking care of any need of ours that arose. He brought us fresh mangos and pineapples (they were in season) and walked the property with us and told us about all of the different fruit trees and bushes on the property. The gardeners also opened up fresh coconuts for us one day to enjoy. Windchat villas is its own oasis of wonderfulness. It has so very much to offer anyone who has the opportunity to stay there. Its location is prime! The villas sit above the ocean and their location offers the most incredible views you have ever seen. It is just unbelievable! It makes you never want to leave! We were able to enjoy the beach everyday and have it mostly to ourselves. The villas are very well equipped with kayaks and a paddleboard. The owners built a new grass hut on the beach and it offers wonderful shade from the sun. The housekeeper, Patrice, came daily and left the house spotless. She learned of my daughters love for Canipe fruit and brought her some the very next day. :) We hired Shawna to come and cook for us one evening and it was hands down the best meal we had on the island! She certainly knows how to do it right! We went fishing the morning she came to cook for us and were able to bring back our catch for her to prepare and it was absolutely the best! She was so wonderful to visit with as she prepared our meal and I would not hesitate to have her come and cook even more for us the next time we come visit. I surely do hope that the will be a next time as this was definitely one of our best family vacations to date!I

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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London, England
5

Pure Bliss

  • 5 of 5

The most wonderful place for a relaxing holiday. Ken was quick to reply to any questions we had and very helpful with ideas of things to do. Fabulous pool for a morning swim after tennis, then to the beach to relax some more. Both houses had everything you could need, a home away from home. Del was fantastic and was there to pick us up at the airport. Patrice was a star and made sure all was tidy. Would I recommend/return, yes and yes!

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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St. Lucia West Indies
5

Perfection

  • 5 of 5

We've visited over 60 islands in 3 oceans over the last five years, and Eleuthera is hands-down the best "Beach Island" we've found. If you're looking for turquoise waters and light sand for miles, this is the right island for you.

As for the property itself, it is simply perfect. The setting is like a personal resort, with lovely grounds and a thoughtfully designed pool area. The decks are addictive, with breezes galore. The furnishings are high-quality, and the kitchen appliances/equipment are top-notch. The owners did not cut any corners on this place; it's obvious from the first moment to the last. We hated to leave, and we're already looking forward to returning.

  • Submitted: Apr 27, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Governors Harbor
Nearest Barpub
6 Miles
Tippy's Restaurant and Bar
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Queens Highway
Nearest Restaurant
6 Miles
Tippy's Restaurant
Nearest Beach
Our Beach
Car: recommended

Palmetto Point remains unspoiled and is home to just a speckling of private residences.

Rates & Availability

Central Eleuthera Estate Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Winter-Both Villas
Nov 1 2016 - Jan 7 2017
4 night minimum stay
$1,000
$7,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest
 
Jan-Feb 2017 Both Villas
Jan 8 2017 - Feb 28 2017
4 night minimum stay
$950
$6,500
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest
 
March-April 2017 Both Villas
Mar 1 2017 - May 5 2017
4 night minimum stay
$1,000
$7,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer-Both Villas
May 6 2017 - Sep 2 2017
4 night minimum stay
$950
$6,500
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest
 
Sept-Oct 2017 Both Villas
Sep 3 2017 - Oct 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
$860
$6,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$1,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $99

You must cancel 30 day's prior to booking date to receive 75% refund. After the 30 day's we do not refund your booking fee, but you can apply the rental (one time) to another date within one year from date of booking. I can not refund the Homeaway service fees (I have no control over there charges)

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

Central Eleuthera Estate Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • estate
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 4000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Oceanfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • 2 Half Baths
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 5 - toilet
    Bathroom 6 - toilet
    Bathroom 7 - outdoor shower
    Bathroom 8 - toilet , shower
  • Sunrise Villa newly renovated Sunset Villa newly built
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 5 - 1 king
    Bedroom 6 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Sunrise Villa Sleep/Sofa Loft
  • Sunrise Villa newly renovated ( 2 bedrooms and sleeping loft) Sunset Villa newly built (3 bedrooms)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • caves
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • reefs
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
You must cancel 30 day's prior to booking date to receive 75% refund. After the 30 day's we do not refund your booking fee, but you can apply the rental (one time) to another date within one year from date of booking. I can not refund the Homeaway service fees (I have no control over there charges)

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