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The 'Hideaway', a Magical Island Retreat in Harbour Island!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 1,800 sq. ft.
Property type house

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Overview

About the property

3 Bedrooms, 2.5 Bathrooms, 1,800 sq ft, Tropical Garden (sleeps 6)

The Hideaway is one of six luxury residences located within the unique development of the Sunset Harbour Estate on Harbour Island. The community is situated on just over 2-acres, with its own deep water private dock.

This wonderful 3 bed, 2.5 bath, 1,800 sq. ft. home features an upside down layout with the bright kitchen/living area upstairs and the guest bedrooms downstairs. The master bedroom with ensuite bath is located off of the kitchen/dining area. A wide outside covered deck offers glimpses of the sea, an ideal place for relaxing or entertaining. There is also an upstairs powder room and storage area. The upper floor can be accessed either by internal stairs from the front door or by wide external wooden stairs onto the sun deck. Downstairs, there are two spacious bedrooms which share a full bath and a TV room. There is an outside covered terrace and a tropical garden. It is a secure property with a locking, sliding metal gate at each entrance.

Features of this house include, but are not limited to: central A/C, ceiling fans, laundry room, storage space, hurricane proof windows and doors. The property is connected to the Sunset Harbour Estate Reverse Osmosis water system and has use of an emergency generator.

More Details

Owner
Catherine de Villada
Member since: 2011
Speaks english, french, spanish
Response time
Within a few hours
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
30 March, 2017

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in Dunmore Town, Bahamas

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • soap
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath with shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , bath with shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 single bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Games
Outside:
  • Beach Towels
  • Boat Dock
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gated Community
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Veranda / Loggia
  • Terrace
  • veranda
  • Walkway to Water
Suitability:
  • long term rentals available
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Daily Maid Service
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • reefs
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(30 traveller reviews)

The 'Hideaway', a Magical Island Retreat in Harbour Island!
average rating of 4.9333334 based on 30 reviews
5

Great house !

  • 5 of 5

We had an awesome time at the Hideaway. Lots of different sitting areas, pool table, pool, comfy beds. We used the heating option because the winds picked up so the heat allowed us to be in the pool all the time ! Our golf carts were waiting for us at the house. We used them all weekend. Pictures are very accurate and such cute decor. We didn't cook at the house but has lots of essential things needed. Overall amazing long weekend at the Hideway, hope to be back soon!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 9, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

amazing

  • 5 of 5

the house was wonderful - clean and well laid out, with everything we needed. catherine and harrison were extremely helpful coordinating things for us before/during the trip - golf carts, cabs, etc. the location is excellent, not directly on the water but a short walk/golf cart trip to a gorgeous beach.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

First Best

  • 5 of 5

This was my first trip to the Bahamas and I looked carefully at the options for lodging. I was very excited to have found The Hideaway available for our 3-night stay on Harbour Island as I'm not fond of resorts — they're often too impersonal; The Hideaway is a personalized home with all the accommodations of a luxury resort!

The small pool, yard, full kitchen, pool table and game room, ample outdoor seating in 4 distinct areas, comfortable beds for 6 people, handsome decor ... all top quality and very special indeed!

Harrison greeted us upon arrival to explain how various things worked (the key code, the pool, all of it), and our golf cart was there and ready when we were for exploring the island. We quickly found and pushed our own personal relax button, and we enjoyed the spirit and beauty of this amazing island immediately.

I highly recommend The Hideaway for it's decor, comfort, location, amenities, and top quality service.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Charming, well-appointed home on an idyllic island

  • 5 of 5

We so enjoyed our first trip to Harbour Island, in large part because of the beautiful Hideaway. Catherine and Thomassa saw to our every need, from renting a golf cart, providing directions and recommendations for the best spots in town, and making sure the home was well appointed. The one time we had a minor issue Catherine responded and addressed it almost immediately. We've rented homes a number of times, and renting the Hideaway is by the far the best experience we've ever had. Three comfortable and nicely decorated bedrooms, beautiful outdoor dining and lounging space, a (small) lovely pool, nice kitchen. Catherine has thought of everything-- beach chairs, umbrellas, and towels, beach toys for children, and nearly every kitchen appliance or tool one can think of. (As an aside, it's definitely worth the $50/day to heat the pool)

We stayed 8 nights and gladly would have stayed a few more. We will certainly return to this home when we next have an opportunity to go Harbour Island. Thank you, Catherine!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A gem in Harbour Island!

  • 5 of 5

I can not express enough how amazing this house was! A jewel tucked away among beautiful gardens and a tranquil dipping pool. The outdoor living space was conducive to a relaxing exclusive boutique resort! The decor perfectly matched the quaintness of the island. From the furniture to the fixtures to the artwork and coffee table books, everything was well thought through when designing this magical retreat! The house and property was clean and pristine! I would stay here again and again!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Second visit did not disappoint!

  • 5 of 5

Having been able to get a great price on a flight to North Eleuthera, we were so happy to see that this property was available for the weekend.

This was just a romantic getaway, not the family trip we did last time. The house was waiting for us in its wonderful condition. The AC's were on when we arrived, and the golf cart we requested was at the house. The last guests even left us a couple of beers for our arrival. (We did the same...left a six-pack of Sands Light for the next visitors.)

The house is very well maintained and this time we found it had more beach boards and snorkeling items for the kids than last time. The location of the house is spectacular. We will continue returning, as Catherine is super attentive to details prior to our trip and Harrison even took us to the dock when it was time to leave.

Thanks for everything. We'll be there next year.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Car: recommended

Rated as one of the 'Best Bahamas Beaches' by the likes of Fodor's, Frommers and The Travel Channel, Harbour Island Bahamas is famous for its three and a half miles of hard packed picture perfect pink sand beaches. Warm clear ocean waters provide excellent diving, fishing and boating while outlying reefs provide safe swimming and snorkeling. The people are friendly and the island is easy to navigate. Golf carts, the transportation of choice, make touring the island both fun and relaxing.

The sand is truly pink, the water is truly aquamarine, and there are so few people around that it feels like yours alone.

Condé Nast.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday house in Dunmore Town, Bahamas

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
High Season
16 Nov 2016 - 14 Jun 2017
1 night minimum stay
A$783
A$5,088
A$15,655
 
 
Low Season
15 Jun 2017 - 15 Nov 2017
1 night minimum stay
A$587
A$3,783
A$13,046
 
 
High Season
16 Nov 2017 - 14 Jun 2018
1 night minimum stay
A$783
A$5,088
A$15,655
 
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
A$783
A$5,088
A$15,655
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee A$130
Property Damage Protection A$129

From $450.00 per night

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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