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New and Luxurious Beachfront House W/ Private Pool On Prestigious Banks Road

Bedrooms 2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 0 - 7 nights


About the property

2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Sleeps 6

Welcome to Aqua Villa! Newly constructed (2015) Aqua Villa is situated directly on beautiful Unicorn Cay Beach along the prestigious Banks Road, just five minutes from the town of Governor’s Harbour and ten miles from the Governors Harbour airport.

The white Bermuda roof and ocean color façade of this aptly named, 1500 square foot villa immediately draws you in from the secluded parking area below. Curved limestone steps usher you up to Aqua Villa’s entry while you are taken in by the sunset-facing heated pool, large pool deck and covered porch for private swimming and sunbathing. The 350 square foot covered porch extends from the pool deck to separate wall-to-wall sliding door entrances to the two large adjacent bedrooms. The contemporary bedrooms each have king sized beds and LED flat screen TVs. The master bedroom has an en-suite bath with private commode and shower. The second full bath has a porcelain tub/shower combination for those who enjoy soaking after a day of swimming, snorkeling, exploring, and beach walking.

Both bedrooms open to a vast east-facing great room with sweeping beach and ocean views. Enjoy the view while lounging on the comfortable sofa and leather chairs in the open living area with 55-inch LED flat-screen TV. The sofa converts into an oversize queen with a high quality mattress to accommodate two additional guests. This spacious, airy room has a beautiful tile floor centrally embedded with a compass design. A fully equipped kitchen with granite countertops and state-of-the-art stainless steel appliances are available for those who enjoy cooking up local seafood caught with your spear or line, or bought at the town dock. Enjoy mornings at the breakfast island or dining table for six while you eat and take in the ocean view.

Wall-to wall screened sliders open onto at second large covered porch furnished for dining or relaxing as you enjoy the beach, ocean and lush landscape. Savor a sunrise breakfast and listen to the surf of the Atlantic or prepare a dinner on the outdoor gas grill and relax on a lounge. The enormous mahogany deck overlooking the beach is reminiscent of a ship’s bow from which one can gaze at expansive, unobstructed north/south views along the beach.

Kayaks and beach going equipment are stored under the deck. A short grassy path leads downhill past a fully constructed outdoor shower with bench. Literally steps from Aqua Villa, a pristine pink-sand beach and crystal clear turquoise water await you. Your own thatched palapa provides a shady respite on your sunny beach.


Aqua Villa is fully air conditioned and has its own generator should power be interrupted. A laundry room is equipped with front-loading washer and dryer. Other amenities include high-speed internet with WIFI, cable TV, and a DVD player.

Nearby are Tippy’s restaurant, a 5 minute walk down the beach, the Banks Road Deli and Ocean View Farm for the horse riding lovers. A short drive back into Governor’s Harbour and you have the convenience of banks, ATMs, grocery stores, bakery, liquor stores, gas stations, the Haynes Library, dive shop, gift shops, and medical clinic to satisfy your needs. You can dine at local places like Da Perk, the Buccaneer, French Leave 1648, Sunset Inn, or the Friday Night Fish Fry near Cupid’s Cay. Centrally located, you can easily travel to many of Eleuthera’s famous pristine 100 beaches, such as French Leave, Twin Coves, Ten Bay, or Sky Beach. Travel to the bottomless Ocean Hole, explore the caves, or visit small villages on your way to Lighthouse Beach and its cliffs. Enjoy it all while staying at Aqua Villa, a private enclave on the beach!

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Governor's Harbour, The Bahamas House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 20
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • 2 King beds, 1 Sofa Bed
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • arboretum
  • bay/sound
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • reefs
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • spelunking
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
House has a back-up generator.


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(13 traveler reviews)

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New and Luxurious Beachfront House W/ Private Pool On Prestigious Banks Road
average rating of 5.0 based on 13 reviews

Great house in a beautiful location

  • 5 of 5

Aqua Villa is a great house located on a beautiful and quiet stretch of beach. The house is furnished with quality furniture and appliances. A few steps out the back door and you are standing on miles of beautiful beach. If the beach isn't your thing, the house has an incredible heated pool and patio area. All the outdoor patio furniture is high quality, not the cheap plastic stuff. We really enjoyed our stay at Aqua Villa and would not think twice about renting again. Pam at Eluetherea Vacation Rentals was extremely helpful and responsive to emails and provided a ton of information about the house and the island prior to our arrival.

  • Submitted: Feb 15, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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traverse city, michigan

Wonderful Eleuthera Experience

  • 5 of 5

Aqua Villa provided us with outstanding accommodations......we thoroughly enjoyed the house and beachfront location. We hope to return to Eleuthera and would certainly rent Aqua Villa again.

  • Submitted: Jan 6, 2018
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beyond Perfection

  • 5 of 5

Aqua Villa is one of the most beautiful homes we have ever rented. We visit Eleuthera twice a year, and have rented many homes all over the island. This home, and location is beyond perfection. Not one thing I would change. The caretaker, Hewitt makes sure you have what you need and you can just enjoy your vacation. Not one chore was asked of us. Hewitt was very responsive, and cares for this home as if it were his own. The pool is positioned perfectly, and the view from the back deck is amazing. Comfort like you are in your own home!

  • Submitted: Dec 10, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Atlantic Beach, NC

What a great place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

We love the house. Best place we've stayed in the 18 years we've been going to Eleuthera. Everything is top of the line. The generator was wonderful to have. The beds are very comfortable and the outside area has the best views of the ocean on one side and a pool on the other! What a combination! Hewitt is wonderful! Such a nice man and will take care of any problem you might have. Thank you to Eleuthera Vacation Rentals for their help and to Kristin for answering all my questions. A great group!

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Amazing stay!

  • 5 of 5

This house is fantastic. The location is perfect. The beach was wonderful with reef protection and reefs within swimming distance. The town is not too far away. The house is very well maintained and equipped including kayaks and about anything you could want to have fun. A nice shaded palapa on the beach, bbq grill, protected pool on the opposite side of the house, amazing view from the back deck, clean and new. We spent a lot of time between the back deck and the beach. None of our pictures can do justice to this spot. The island and people were wonderful as well. We had a family of 4 and it was the perfect size for us. They do have a pull out sofa that we did not use and it looks like another room in a separate bungalow should be complete soon. We found the house very private and quiet. We'll be back.

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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excellent vacation, beautiful house, great island!

  • 5 of 5

The house was perfect for our little family of 3. We had a fantastic time in spite of the chilly weather. The house has a beautiful deck that looks out over a semi private, almost deserted beach. On the other side of the house was the pool. When the wind made it unpleasant to go to the beach, the pool side of the house was delightfully sunny and warm enough to sunbathe. The house itself is in very good condition and had most of the amenities needed for our 10 night stay. The grocery store was not too long of a drive away to gather anything that was not provided. I would recommend this house to anyone looking for a peaceful, private villa on the beach.

  • Submitted: Jan 29, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the review! We're very glad that you enjoyed the house. I'm sorry you had chilly weather during your stay. That is actually quite rare. Please come again and we'll make sure we deliver good weather : )
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Property Manager

Matthew Simon and Pam Fontes
Speaks: english
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within an hour
Calendar last updated:
February 21, 2018



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