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Lovely cottage on a beachfront lot, with spectacular view of the ocean.

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 960 sq ft
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

The Prime Cut is a two bedroom cottage we built for ourselves ten + years ago, and it's still the only building located on our 13.8 acre beachfront property on Little Exuma. We're now offering to rent to visitors for the first time.

We are on a private road, but we're still only about a mile from a convenience store and a liquor store. There are five restaurants on this little island, and Little Exuma is connected by bridge to Great Exuma where you will find shopping, banks, restaurants and several hotels. We are only 8 miles from George Town and a 35 minute drive to the George Town International Airport (GGT, MYEF). Only a few miles further down the road you can play the famous Greg Norman designed golf course at Emerald Bay.

Little Exuma offers world class bonefishing right off our South shore, and our waters are so special that several professional kayak outfitters from as far away as Alaska come here for their own vacations. The many nearby beaches are all fine white sand, and the water here is as clear as Gin, so snorkeling and diving are memorable experiences.

Santanna's is a gathering place for locals and celebrities alike to mingle and enjoy some great Bahamian cooking. The Arawak Club serves the best Conch Fritters in the world. Tropic Breeze offers some wonderful unique dishes in a style they call Bahamian Fusion. Anne's Turtle Pond restaurant serves Anne's really terrific cooking, but call ahead to make sure she's not off catering a "cooked on site meal" for some lucky visitor.

This listing is quite new, so we don't have many reviews here yet, however in the past we've received excellent reviews that are posted elsewhere.

More Details

Owner
Dave
Member since: 2013
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
22 April, 2018

About Dave

My dad bought 20 acres at the cut in '64. My wife and I retired here in '05 to build our own little paradise. We'd planned to build a big house, but it would have taken too long to get power to the place we wanted to put it, so we built this little cottage to live in 'til then. We loved the simpler life in the cottage so much that we decided not to build the big house after all. Since then we've sold a few lots where our new friends have built their dream houses, but we've kept most of the land, so our cottage is still very private.

Dave purchased this cottage in 1964

Why Dave chose Exuma

Our land is on a small peninsula, so our privacy is guaranteed.

What makes this cottage unique

We have frontage on the Beach on the North side of the property, and on the tidal creaks at the South.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage on the Exuma on the The Bahamas

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 960 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • not suitable for children ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • near the sea ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • rural ...
  • village ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , features vanity sink, shower and toilet
  • Vanity sink, Shower and Toilet Washer and Dryer
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 2 Single Bed , May be set up with either 1 King or 2 Twins, please specify
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • churches
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Concierge Services by arrangement including Private Chef, Private boat with Captain, Kayak Rentals, Car Rentals, Massage, Fitness Training and more.

Reviews

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Lovely cottage on a beachfront lot, with spectacular view of the ocean.
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews
Byhalia, MS
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Excellent Value in Exuma

  • 5 of 5

As described...just take a minute and read the reviews! No, the house isn't "on the beach", but just a VERY short walk to some of the prettiest views you'll ever take in. Not to mention the privacy! House isn't the newest or fanciest in the Bahamas, but you're not being charged for the fanciest or newest either. We found it quite adequate for our needs. Very clean. Everything works. Comfortable furniture. Highly recommend and would definitely stay again.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
16 Miles
Exuma International Airport (GGT, MYEF)
Nearest Barpub
0.75 Miles
The Ferry
Nearest Ferry
8 Miles
Exuma Water Taxi - George Town to Stocking Island
Nearest Golf
20 Miles
Emerald Reef Golf Course
Nearest Train
325 Miles
Miami, FL, USA
Nearest Motorway
0.25 Miles
The Queen's Highway
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Several
Nearest Ski
958 Miles
Mentone, Alabama, USA
Nearest Beach
The Cut Beach
Car: necessary

I first visited Little Exuma in 1961, and I loved the island and its people from the start. A lot has changed since then. We now have paved roads, phones and power, and much more, but the people are just as friendly as ever. We retired to this cottage in 2005, and now we're sharing it with you when we're "off island."

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Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £71.43
Damage Insurance £70.72

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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