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Surrender to Your Tropical Impulse

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, sleeps 8

Hear the gentle roll of the waves...feel the refreshing ocean breeze...bask in the pure sunlight of unadulterated paradise. Tropical Impulse, a beautiful oceanfront getaway overlooking a private beach of pink sand, offers 3 bedrooms, all with their own private bathrooms. 2 of the 3 bedrooms are upstairs, offering magnificent views of the ocean. The third bedroom is downstairs allowing for individual privacy, but retaining the beautiful view. Savor a luscious sunset from the expansive deck, or enjoy snorkeling through reefs teeming with underwater wonders in the coral reefs off the beach from the house, or soak up some sun on the pristine beaches - all just a short walk from the door.

Amenities:

Central air-conditioning, well-equipped modern kitchen (dishwasher, microwave oven, etc. washer/dryer

A view from each bedroom, each having private bath

High speed internet/wi-fi; satellite t.v.

Separate dining room, breakfast counter with stools, lanai (expansive balcony with a shuffleboard court), ceiling fans, telephones both upstairs and downstairs, linens (bath & beach towels included), 2 TVs both with a VCR, and a DVD player upstairs, washing machine and dryer, barbecue. Suitable for children (playpen/crib, sand toys, baby pop-up tent). One clear bottom ocean solo/duo kayak for reef viewing, one solo/duo ocean kayak; two mountain bikes.

More Details

Owner
Ken Wiley
Member since: 2002
Speaks English, japanese
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
5 November, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house on Governor's Harbour, The Bahamas on Central Eleuthera

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • ISDN Access
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Outdoor - Outdoor Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom - 2 Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Player
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Barbecue
  • Deck Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Tennis ...
  • 8 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • reefs
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • Shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
1 queen, 2 doubles, 2 twins, 1 sleeper sofa. 2 kayaks; 2 mountain bikes; central air-conditioning; DVD/CD player with surround sound system; wi-fi; hammock.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(12 traveller reviews)

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Surrender to Your Tropical Impulse
average rating of 4.9166665 based on 12 reviews
5

We had a blast!

  • 5 of 5

Our family stayed for a week at Tropical Impulse. The home and beach were wonderful. The location was perfect - it gave us the opportunity to travel north and south and enjoy the beaches Eleuthera has to offer.

The owner was an excellent source of information on the secrets of the island. I would highly recommend this home for a vacation paradise.

  • Review Submitted: 03-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Best Location

  • 5 of 5

Our fourth trip to Eleuthera but our first time here at this home. Great location. The hammock and the deck were my favorite part of this house. Hope to go back. Wish it was tomorrow. Ken was great & his caretaker perfect.

  • Review Submitted: 27-Jan-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful and secluded

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at Tropical Impulse was everything we had hoped it would be. Lots of fun in the sun, beautiful, secluded beach and amazing aquamarine water. The house was lovely, clean and comfortable. The views from the deck where breath taking and the kids even enjoyed a game or two of shuffleboard. The owner, Ken was very easy to contact and communicate with. You will need transportation to reach this slice of paradise and to see the rest of the island, but renting a car was not difficult. We had a wonderful time during our stay here.

  • Review Submitted: 27-Jun-2016
  • Date of Stay: June 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Peaceful home away from home

  • 5 of 5

Tropical impulse is a beautiful peaceful place. Wonderful private beach, nicely kept up home, and peace and quiet. The owner is always helpful and friendly. Caretaker is there anytime needed and goes out of his way to make your stay great. We had an awesome time during our stay.

  • Review Submitted: 29-Aug-2015
  • Date of Stay: August 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful view

  • 5 of 5

Loved the view from the bedrooms, main area, and the lanai. Palm trees frame the beach view and sway in the wind just like in your favorite island movie. We all enjoyed the large, sandy, rock free, beach area in front of the house. Spent everyday in the warm water swimming and kayaking. Opened the windows and doors, the entire time, and enjoyed the ocean breeze. Loved the house and all the vegetation surrounding it. Wonderful to have the open living environment especially after and long Ohio winter. Everyone was very friendly and laid back. The only problem was trying to return to work and pretend not to still be running on "island time". Thank you Ken for answering all our questions and tips for a enjoyable stay. Thanks for the great memories and we will return.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Jul-2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Breathtaking

  • 5 of 5

We spent a week at Tropical Impulse with our 4 kids. It was an experience we will always remember! The private beach was amazing and words can not express the beauty and solitude. The house was just perfect for our family. And the few hick ups we had were taken care of in a very timely fashion. Hopeful to return at some point!!

  • Review Submitted: 15-Jul-2014
  • Date of Stay: July 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Governor's Harbour
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Unique Restaurant
Nearest Ferry
15 Miles
Gov. Harbour
Nearest Golf
20 Miles
Cotton Bay/ Rock Sound
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Queen's Highway
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
several in our area
Car: recommended

Beach Highlights:

Just a short walk down the path lies a completely private beach. It sports beautiful pink sands perfect for beach-combing to find the perfect shell.

Our beach is one of the best on the island for snorkeling and scuba diving. Directly off of our beach lies a huge expanse of reefs there for your enjoyment and exploration.

Enjoy using both of our ocean kayaks. They are both solo/duo kayaks, and one is even clear bottomed so that the reefs can be enjoyed without even getting wet.

The soft sand and mellow waves make for a perfect swimming environment that can be enjoyed by adults as well as children.

Nearby Attractions:

There are an abundance of great activities for the whole family in close proximity to the house. They include exploring deserted beaches, chartering a boat for either deep sea or bone fishing, perusing shops throughout the island, and much more. There are several restaurants nearby the house that serve great food including many local delicacies.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house on Governor's Harbour, The Bahamas, Bahamas

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Holiday season
19 Dec 2017 - 3 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£2,173
for 7 nights
£2,173
 
 
High season 2018
4 Jan 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,572
for 7 nights
£1,572
 
 
Mid season 2018
1 Sep 2018 - 15 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,347
for 7 nights
£1,347
 
 
Holiday Season
16 Dec 2018 - 3 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
£2,173
for 7 nights
£2,173
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£1,572
for 7 nights
£1,572
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning £0

$1795-$2095/week
$2,095/week January 1 - August 31.
$1795/week September 1 - December
(excluding Christmas & New Years).
$2895/week Christmas/New Years.
Per rates are for six people - add an extra $150 per person over six.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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