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The Pink Sand Cottage "Right on the Ocean!" High speed wifi

Bedrooms 1
Space 512 sq ft
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights


About the property

Studio Cottage----- Sleeps 2 - Full Kitchen - Bath w shower

Pink Sand Cottage

Situated right at the waters edge!

Note : Rental weeks are 5 to 7 nights ( same wkly rateof 1495)and start on Sat Sun or Monday and must end on or before next Saturday


Private Palm Tree "private" Setting

High Speed Internet just installed

Furnished with Rattan furniture.

Queen-size 'Pillow-Top' Sealy bed, (all linens & towels supplied.)

Full kitchen.

Separate bathroom - w/shower

Full-size gas stove.

Full-size refrigerator.

Air Conditioning.


Iron & Ironing Board

Satellite Dircet TV with DVD; Stereo with CD player.

Beach chairs & beach towels

Snorkel Equipment

Beach Umbrella

Kayak. (2 seat ocean Kayak with life vests for use at pink sand cottage beach)

Washer and Dryer.

Outdoor charcoal BBQ

Hair Dryer

Private 'Sun Deck'

Hammock ( Under the Palms )

All you will need to bring is your sunscreen as the cottage has all you will need for a perfect getaway.

Please make your plans to come stay this upcoming season at the 'Closest Cottage to the Ocean' in Eleuthera

Pets. ( inquire with owner before booking )



All bookings are 5 to 7 nights

Starting on Sat,Sun or Monday & end on or before the following Sat

Rate is based on one week rate for 5 to 7 nights 1495.00 ( reg

We enjoy making your stay with us a vacation to remember and take pride in offering you the best reasonable for 2 lodging on the island in our opinion

Thank You

Ken and Adele

More Details

Ken and Adele Holtermann
Member since: 2005
Speaks english
Response time
Within a few hours
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
25 May, 2018

About Ken and Adele Holtermann

We personally built the cottage along with a few islanders

I Retired and came to Eleuthera 15 years ago .

The rest is history..loved the people and the peace of he island not to mention the beaches.

Decided to have villa built after much thought and planning in 2005 and then ken decided he needed something to keep him busy so he hired some local island men and constructed what is now the Pink Sand Cottage

I always wanted to be right on the water..knew the chances I was taking and said 'I'm doing this as you only go around once in life'

I’ve retired & Adele has worked many jobs and also retired however her biggest job was being the mom to our 3 sons

We are now blessed with two wonderful grandchildren Come visit Eleuthera and stay at our cottage

It is well maintained as we are on island. 5 to 6 months a year

Please see our guests feedback...

You are welcome to contact any and all

We are here for you to answer any and all questions so email us or give us a call

Best to you and all our future and past guests.


Why Ken and Adele Holtermann chose Governor's Harbour, The Bahamas

What can we say....

Perfect. location

Undoubtly the closest cottage to the Ocean in our area or possibly the entire island

What makes this cottage unique

You dont get much closer to the ocean than The Pink Sand Cottage...............You will not be disappointed with the accommodations...See what are guests say about it in our feedback...

We thank all who have taken the time to leave their thought and thanks..Ken & Adele

Thank you


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage rental in Governor's Harbour, The Bahamas, Bahamas

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 512 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2 ...
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • All bookings are 5 to 7 nights @ 1495.00 ( arriving sat sun or Monday with departure on or before next sat. if booking for less than 7 nits contact o
  • No daily rates
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Oceanfront
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • soap
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Local Maps
  • local restaurant guide
  • mobile phone
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure
  • Indoor shower and also outdoor shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
  • Serta 'pillow top' Queen bed
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • video player
  • Video Library
  • deck chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Veranda / Loggia
  • Tennis ...
  • veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • wooden decking
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • library
  • pond
  • reefs
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
NOTICE TO ALL OUR GUESTS: If coming with small child we can supply an additional youth size air bed .contact owner for details Smoking outdoors only please For you comfort we have installed all no see-um screening in the cottage. You may see a net over the bed in older photos and that is not needed now and no longer there with addition of new no see um screening Eleuthera can sometimes have no see um issues different times of the year and when winds are low. Also newly installed split system air conditioning that is very efficient


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The Pink Sand Cottage "Right on the Ocean!" High speed wifi
average rating of 4.9680853 based on 94 reviews

Wonderful Week!

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I spent a week there and were completely swept away by the view from the cottage! We spent hours on the beach and only came across a few people all week. As luck would have it, Ken was there and gave us a warm welcome. The cottage was just as it's advertised, clean, and met all our needs. Anyone looking for relaxation, privacy, and the natural beauty of Eleuthera should definitely book a trip here! Thanks very much for sharing your place with us. We will treasure the memories of our trip always!

  • Review Submitted: 24/05/2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to leave your comments. It was a pleasure meeting you both and hope to see you again soon Kindly Ken
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Very nice and thoughtfully arranged.

  • 5 of 5

Small but everything you need for two people. Awesome view of beach and ocean,private and functional. Thank you Ken:).

  • Review Submitted: 19/04/2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for taking the time to leave your cooments Kindly ken and adele. owners
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  • 5 of 5

We just returned home last night from the most amazing stay at the Pink Sands Cottage. I can't recommend this place highly enough—Ken and Adele have created an ideal vacation destination. The cottage is cozy and clean, the setting offers complete privacy, and the beach is stunning. We will be back!

  • Review Submitted: 01/04/2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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The Palmetto Sunrise Villa North Palmetto Point

  • 5 of 5

Had a great time. The Villa was much more then I expected. Villa was large, had everything you need to be comfortable, very clean, and a view of the ocean from the bedroom. It even has its own deck right on the beach. Would definitely return . I give it 5 stars.

  • Review Submitted: 15/03/2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Secluded Cottage on the beach

  • 5 of 5

The Cottage is the perfect getaway.

Your on top of the beach with total privacy!! Could have stayed another week. Town is close by if needed and there is even a small market/store up Church Street 5 mins away.

  • Review Submitted: 19/02/2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Chuck for taking the time to make your much appricative comments ken and adele.
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Secluded island getaway steps from the beach

  • 5 of 5

This little beach cottage was the perfect secluded spot on the Atlantic side of this sweet island community. It had a well-stocked kitchen, a large bathroom, and the perfect porch and separate deck for ocean viewing and star-gazing. The local caretaker is a gem who helped us lease a car, fix a tepid fridge and give us advice. The house is two miles down a rustic road so a car is a must. Local stores are close for snacks and light breakfasts. Many cafes and restaurants are nearby for conch salad, conch fritters, and cracked conch. So great! Also eat a lot of lobster! It's the perfect location to be close to tasty food and what you need but also for secluded reading, snorkeling and just being.

  • Review Submitted: 25/12/2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Very nice that you took the time to leave “ much appricated” coments Hope you return soon to our wondeful island kindly ken
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Nearest Airport
12 Miles
Governor's Harbour Airport ( 12 miles away)
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Unique Village Hotel & Rest
Nearest Beach
You are right on the beach
Car: recommended

The Pink Sand Cottage is located on the Banks Road ( Atlantic Side of the island) in North Palmetto Point ( Centrally Located)

The Pink Sand Cottage is close to Grocery stores in North Palmetto point just 2 miles to town and the better restaurants in central Eleuthera are all in a 5 mile radius of the cottage .

The Island Farm is only 2 miles from the Cottage where you can buy fresh local produce, fresh herbs & salad dressings ,etc and in the reg season Nov through May they also have fresh made breads, rolls and breakfast buns ( um-um good) on Tuesdays and Fridays.

A new point of Interest is the new 'Leon Levy Botanical Garden' that opened in 2010 within 5 miles of the cottage

A new 2015 added restaurant is 1648 Located in Gov Harbour

We highly recommend this new location as well as The Buccaneer also in Gov Harbor and the new coffee shop The Perk in GH


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday cottage on Governor's Harbour, The Bahamas, Bahamas

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Chrismas or New Yrs wk 2018/19
22 Dec 2018 - 5 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning AU$132.49

Rates are 1495.00 pr wk. (5 to 7 nights same rate ) arrivals on Sat, Sun or Monday with departures on following Sat during prime months Jan through July ..thank you
October rates. see rate schedule for discounted rate ( good for season 2017 through 2018 Sept & Oct periods listed in our rate schedule)
contact owner for correct rates as Homeaway/ VRBO. does not let us post all the rate details
such as.
all rental weeks are 5 to 7 nights and start on Sat Sun or Monday and must end on or before next Saturday
mid week rentals are possible depending on time of year ( not prime weeks. Jan though May )
please email owner with rate questions and remember all rates quoted by Homeaway / VRBO are estiminated and final rate will be quoted by owners direct

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • No refunds for cancellations made after payment is made
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