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The Tree House - a Cozy Peaceful Nest for Your Exuma Adventure

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 400 sq ft
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Cottage, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, on upper floor of two story building, sleeps 2.

The Tree House is located in Old Hooper's Bay, a secluded private development on Great Exuma. This small neighborhood has it's own private beach, a few minutes walk from the cottage, with great snorkeling just off shore.

The Tree House is air-conditioned, has one bedroom with queen-bed and sea view, fully-equipped kitchen, bath with walk-in shower, and laundry facilities. The living area leads to a lovely balcony, with a fabulous view of Hooper's Bay and the Atlantic beyond. The Tree House is the upper floor of a two story building (the lower floor is our own personal storage space) and thus has a stunning view of Hooper's Bay. Perfect for one couple, this cottage is available for rental separately, or in conjunction with Mayaguana House for larger groups. (See Mayaguana House listing on VBRO.)

If you would like the vacation of a lifetime, check our 'Tree House' out, you will not be disappointed!

Keywords: Cottage

More Details

Owner
Pam
Member since: 2002
Speaks english, spanish
Response time
Within 12 hours
Response rate
90%
Calendar last updated:
17 May, 2018

About Pam

I have been coming to Exuma since 1969. It is still the wonderful island that I discovererd that year. Sure, a few things have changed. Instead of drinking Tang like the astronauts, we can now buy orange juice. Instead of driving to George Town to make a phone call, we now have land line phones, cell phones and internet! But the charm of the island remains the same. The water is still turquoise, the beaches still pristine, the Exumians still friendly and kind hearted. Am I biased? Probably! Do I love it? Yes! And you will, too, after spending time here.

Why Pam chose George Town

Whereas many of the homes are located right on the Queen's Highway, which runs along the island on the east side, our home is located in Old Hooper's Bay. Old Hooper's Bay is conveniently situated just 5 miles from George Town, BUT it is a 30 acre compound reached by our private road from the highway. You must drive in, up and over a significant verdant hill to reach the main section of the compound. This 1/4 mile distance provides a luxurious insulator from the traffic on the Queen's Highway. Plus our views of Hooper's Bay and the Atlantic beyond are spectacular! The private road deters wanderers. The Old Hooper's Beach Park is shared by the 9 homes in the compound. No worries about over-crowding! We are very blessed!

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage rental in George Town, Bahamas

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 400 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Walk in shower; sink; toilet; stack washer/dryer unit.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Queen size Bed (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • video player
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The Tree House is available as a separate rental or in conjunction with Mayaguana House, also advertised on VRBO. The two properties are located on two separate parcels of land and thus, are completely separate.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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The Tree House - a Cozy Peaceful Nest for Your Exuma Adventure
average rating of 4.9210525 based on 38 reviews
5

This was the best rental we ever stayed at in Great Exuma!

  • 5 of 5

This cozy house is free from road noise, immaculately clean, everything works, and is completely equipped.We will definitely rent this house again.The view is stunning. The neighbors are friendly,and a private beach to boot.The owner was very accommodating,and Great Exuma is the friendliest island on this earth.

  • Review Submitted: 17/11/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words about our Tree House! We love it when our guests love Exuma as we do!
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Atlanta
5

Favorite place on the island!

  • 5 of 5

This Tree House packs a lot of punch! Very well thought out and it lacks for nothing. The neighborhood is lovely with lots of vegetation and it’s own private beach. The area is very convenient to all the amenities the island has to offer as it is right in the middle. You are close to the airport and Georgetown as well as restaurants in either direction.

The home itself is very clean and bright with lots of Bahamian flavor! Washer and dryer is a huge plus.

Communication with the owner is swift and timely and they have left a binder in the house full of information and their recommendations. Don’t miss out on the Tree House...it is a gem!

  • Review Submitted: 30/04/2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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NEW ORLEANS
5

Breezy and Serene

  • 5 of 5

We loved the treehouse. The screened windows and the view of the water and treetops command relaxation. About a 5 minute walk down to the private beach to read in hammocks, swim and play in the sand.

  • Review Submitted: 25/04/2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great house and grounds.

  • 5 of 5

Lived up to all of our expectations and more.

  • Review Submitted: 17/02/2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful, private and laid back. 6 stars our of 5

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in the Treehouse for 8 nights in December/January. It is beautiful, private and laid back. Great location, private access beach and the house itself is simple but extremely well equipped with a kitchen, air con, wifi, local phone and everything you need to be comfortable.

Perfect for any couple visiting Exuma. Pam the owner is fantastic to deal with and gives you great tips for the island. Highly recommended. Can't think of a single fault.

  • Review Submitted: 13/01/2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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East Nashville, Tennessee
5

Perfect location

  • 5 of 5

Pam is a great host who made everything seamless, great communication. The treehouse has beautiful views of hoopers bay and we loved sitting on the deck every morning having coffee. As someone who has visited exuma before, the location is perfect. Very close to Georgetown (gas, straw market, minns, grocery, liquor stores etc). It's basically in the middle of the island so you couldn't ask for a better spot. Hoopers bay is insanely gorgeous and private. Amazing!

  • Review Submitted: 28/06/2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
6 Miles
GGT
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Exuma Beach Resort, Augusta Bay, Splash
Nearest Beach
4 minutes by foot
Car: not necessary

Old Hooper's Bay private beach is available for use by our Tree House guests. Play golf on the Greg Norman world-class course at Sandals Resort, a 20 minute drive west. Enjoy superb bone fishing with local guides on the 'south side.'

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Rates & Availability

Contact Owner

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee AU$132.17
Damage Insurance AU$77.98

Tax and Security deposit are due with second payment. If booking date is very close to rental start date, full payment will be required.
One week minimum for March spring break dates of March 7 - 22.
Rates for Christmas and New Years are $1500.00/week USD plus 10% tax and security deposit.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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