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Sea Turtle Cottage "A place to get out of your shell!"

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Space 1,700 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedroom, 3 Bathroom Water Front Cottage. WiFi; kayak, tiki hut, hamock & more!

Two king size suites on the main floor and twin beds in the loft suite. Sea views from both main floor suites with French doors leading to the deck. Well equipped kitchen with stainless steel appliances. Full size washer and dryer. WiFi and cell phone included. Outdoor shower and Tiki Bar in back yard just steps from the deck in a newly landscaped back yard. Private walkway leads to the sea with a ladder entry to the shallow sandbar. Enjoy fabulous sunsets from the cozy deck. Kayak and snorkeling equipment are included. To see video click on link below amenities section.


Owner
Ken & Sandi Jackson
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 22, 2017

About Ken & Sandi Jackson

We live in beautiful Alberta, Canada and recently built this vacation home for our family in the Bahamas.

Ken & Sandi Jackson purchased this cottage in 2015

Why Ken & Sandi Jackson chose Rainbow Bay

We chose this area for it tranquil beauty and it's proximity to the sea. The Island of Eleuthera is welcoming and peaceful, we can unwind in this tropical paradise.

What makes this cottage unique

Enjoy a quite vacation where you can go to any of the fabulous beaches and walk for miles without meeting a single person. The people of Eleuthera are kind and helpful.

Amenities

Rainbow Bay Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:30 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Please lock the cottage whenever you leave it, and we recommend that you utilize the safe that is provided.
  • WiFi is password protected, the current password is: sanken14.
Location Type:
  • Oceanfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
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
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
  • All bathrooms are fully stocked with towels and blow dryers.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , Loft
  • Suites on main levels are at opposite ends of the cottage, each has a king size bed. All beds have high quality mattresses and memory foam pillows. Each suite has it's own bathroom.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Secure safe in cottage. Outdoor shower attached.

Reviews

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average rating of 4.952381 based on 21 reviews
5

All the you need and more!

  • 5 of 5

Wow! What an amazing place. My family and I went down for 10 days. The layout of the house was awesome with the loft upstairs for the boys. One of the best views and a short swim to Rainbow beach. The gazebo was great for watching the sunsets or just unplugging. Great selection of snorkeling gear, floats for the ocean in your front yard, and kayak! The beds were very comfy and the house had a great movie collection, book, and games. Kitchen was stocked with everything we needed! Great washer/dryer as well. Loved it and will definitely return in the future.

  • Submitted: Nov 13, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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5

A beautifull holiday

  • 5 of 5

Siamo stati ospiti di questa bellissima casa in agosto 2017. La casa è un sogno dotata di tutto ogni necessità è soddisfatta. Eravamo due famiglie con due bambini. Il mare è fantastico e la posizione ci ha permesso di visitare l'isola in modo rapido. Abbiamo trascorso una splendida vacanza con tutti i comfort di casa. La spiaggia di sabbia è a 50 mt e ci si arriva a che a nuoto. Lo snorkeling è fantastico. Una mattina sono passate due mante davanti a casa. Grazie a Sandò e Ken per l'ospitalità e alla General manager per aver tempestivamente risolto qualche problema. La Sea turtle cottage rimarrà per sempre nei nostri cuori.

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Excellent location for relaxation!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed spending a week at Sea Turtle Cottage. The location is great -- just a few steps from Rainbow Beach. And you can also access the sea directly from the property as well. We were impressed with all the thought that the owners have put into providing amenities. The kitchens and bathrooms were well stocked and everything was beautifully decorated and maintained. We enjoyed spending time in the back yard loungers watching the scenery. At night, it was nice to have reliable internet access for movies and checking email.

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Can we pleeeeeeeeeeeease stay forever?

  • 5 of 5

Thank you for putting this wonderful house on the rental market. My husband and I have travelled many places, renting many homes and this was by far the best one. Not just the location, but the house itself.

This house is set up as if it is your house at home. They had every available item you could possibly need. From kitchen utensils, pots, pans, appliances, plastic wrap, aluminum foil, etc. to things you usually don't even miss until you need them. There are sunglasses, playing cards, umbrellas, coolers, DVD'S, books, and a wonderful set up on the tv to access cable and Netflix. I could go on and on....

It was just my husband and I, so I can only review the bedroom and bath we used which was the one behind the kitchen. The house is a split bedroom set up, which is wonderful for travelling companions. The loft was adorable, had an air conditioner and full bath up there.

The bedroom we stayed in was perfect. King sized bed, WONDERFUL mattress, plenty of pillows and blankets. A patio door opened right onto the back porch. The bathroom is not huge, but has everything you need, with a large shower. Water pressure was okay, toilet worked great, plenty of bath and beach towels available.

The a/c was fantastic in that room, we turned it on at night when we went to sleep. The a/c in the living room worked great also, although it did tend to get a little warmer later in the afternoon. So that was when we went into the ocean!

Now to my favorite part: the outside! This home is located right smack in Rainbow Bay, which is a great neighborhood. The front lawn is well taken care of, but the WOW factor is the back. The tiki hut is so wonderful to have. My husband and I did coffee in the mornings and sunset watching at night. Comfy chairs, solar lamps, bug repellant, all of it is there. There are great lounge chairs in the backyard if you are a sun worshipper. I spent several mornings before the sun came over the house laying on one and staring at the ocean.

You will have your own access to the ocean, which will make you feel like you own the whole thing! There are 12-13 wooden beams you step down to get into the ocean. Swim shoes are a must since they get slick, but they look scarier than they are. Easy to get up and down. There is a safety rope to help you. If they are too much, Rainbow Beach is 30 second walk away.

Don't hesitate to rent this home. This is now our go to place on Eleuthera! You won't regret it!

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Amazing place to stay on Eleuthera

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our time at the Sea Turtle Cottage. The location was amazing and we have to say that the snorkeling and water was the best we experienced on the entire island. We did travel to Harbor Island and enjoyed the pink sand beach, island bakery, and the vacation vibe of this island. We actually prefer Eleuthera, because there were about a million golf carts zipping around on Harbor Island (vacation people having vacation fun). We traveled most of the Eleuthera from Preacher' Cave in the north to Rock Sound in the south. The cost for food and eating out was higher than we have experienced in many of the tropical islands we travel ($70-199 for lunch for a family of 4 adults). You will love the sea turtle cottage and the manager Laura Albury was responsive when there were problems.

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Completely Serene

  • 5 of 5

The house was perfect and so were the views! Completely serene and relaxing! We enjoyed every minute of our stay at the Sea Turle Cottage! The water toys were just great and not to mention the use of the kayak! My only suggestion to the owners is the option of charging their guest a set fee for some of the necessities. Like, toilet paper, paper towels, trash bags, foil, plastic wrap, washing powder, dish washing powder and etc. Some of these items were provided but it is a pain to have to purchase them when you are limited with space when you return home. These products are very expensive and needs to be purchased for the duration of your stay. This is my suggestion not only to the owners of this great property but to every property owner with VRBO.

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Governor's Harbor Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Rainbow Bay Inn
Nearest Ferry
8 Miles
Hatchet Bay
Nearest Motorway
300 Metres
Queens Highway
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Rainbow Bay Inn
Nearest Beach
150 Metres
Rainbow Bay Beach
Car: necessary

At Rainbow Bay, the island is very narrow so it is an easy walk from our Caribbean side to the Atlantic side.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150

50% Deposit upon booking balance due 30days in advance of arrival. Invoice will be sent by email. Payment procedures will be provided on the invoice.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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