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2 Sisters Waterfront Cottage on Little Bay, Peace, Spectacular Snorkeling, Views

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Separate WC's1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Details
Property
cottage
People
6
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
3 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday cottage in Savannah Sound - 2 Sisters

2 br, 2 bathrooms, enclosed outdoor shower

2 Sisters is a new waterfront cottage on the beautiful, blue Caribbean Sea.

The house is well equipped for maximum relaxation. 2 BR (2 q, 1 day bed with trundle) 2 baths, 2 outdoor showers. Comfortable, stylish furnishings and decor. You will be surrounded by natural beauty and may not want to leave the property after you unpack. Watch rays, turtles and beautiful fish glide by the seaside deck . Put on your mask, fins and snorkel and join them! You might even catch your dinner out front.

Close by, there are innumerable opportunities for exploring, hiking, shelling, swimming, snorkeling, fishing, diving and biking

Internet is available through our prepaid mobile hot spot device. You will have at least 3 GB of data on arrival. Additional data can be easily purchased as needed

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Mary Winston
Member since: 2008
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
6 December, 2016
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Why Mary Winston chose Eleuthera

2 Sisters is situated on the cliffs of Little Bay. The cove is quiet and isolated. Most of the time you will have it entirely to yourselves with only an occasional passing boater

What makes this cottage unique

We have a DIVING BOARD on our waterfront deck!!! Absolutely the most fun entry into the clear blue Caribbean waters you can imagine. Also a fabulous spot to sit above the sea and enjoy your private aquarium to view all kinds of sea creatures meandering by. The water depth below the diving board varies with the tides 10-14 ft

Guestbook comments from the owner

It was a very relaxing trip and your location is

AMAZING! My husband and I loved the snorkeling especially around the

bend to the north where the fallen rocks are. It was beautiful! Oh how

I wish it was lobster season when we were there! I could not believe

how many we saw in and around the rocks right in front of the house. We

were fortunate enough to follow an octopus for a while one day as well

as come across a spotted moray eel in some rocks right off the deck.

Not to mention the hundreds of groupers, angel fish, etc...it was some

of the best snorkeling we've done in the Bahamas!
May 2009
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Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(15 traveller reviews)

2 Sisters Waterfront Cottage on Little Bay, Peace, Spectacular Snorkeling, Views
average rating of 4.9333334 based on 16 reviews
Atlanta, GA
5

Beautiful Bahama-vention Destination

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful home located right on the caribbean! Perfect deck location for watching the most beautiful sunset ever! The home is extremely accomodating and no details were left out (including an outdoor shower). Very private and very quiet! I enjoyed being able to lay out on the beach on the Atlantic side AND the Caribbean side....on the SAME day! How cool is that? The home is very clean and comfortable....not many vacation homes have an Eames Lounge and Ottoman! Friday night fish fry is a must! As is buying fish from the local fishermen. I don't remember where, but when you turn out of the house, turn right and you will find the fishermen. Lobster fresh out of the water....and CHEAP (delicious as well)! I highly recommend this if you are looking for a peaceful, serene, beautiful destination for your Bahama-vention!!!

  • Review Submitted: May 13, 2008
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm so glad you loved your stay and look forward to having you as a guest again. New for next year we'll have high speed internet at the house, a diving board at the water front and much more!!
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5

Beautiful and Private!

  • 5 of 5

We loved 2sisters. The driveway was a bit of a bumpy roller coaster, but once you got to the property, it was WELL worth the effort! We loved sitting on the dock and "land snorkeling" as the water was completely clear!

Eleuthera itself is an empty island with some DELICIOUS food & BEAUTIFUL scenery! It's not for everyone, but it was definitely for us!

Mimi was very accommodating to us, and Doyle was a great tour guide on our pick up. We will be back soon.

  • Review Submitted: May 31, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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McLean VA
5

Great Cottage, Beautiful Location

  • 5 of 5

Loved our trip to Eleuthera to the 2 Sisters Cottage in February 2015. Simply beautiful location with fantastic snorkeling and swimming right outside your door. The location is incredibly peaceful and we loved the Tiki Hut and diving board. Fantastic island, great people - would recommend this bit of paradise to everyone.

  • Review Submitted: May 21, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your comments, so happy you enjoyed your visit to Eleuthera. You are welcome back anytime!
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5

Relaxing cottage on beautiful Little Bay

  • 5 of 5

2Sisters is a well loved two bedroom cottage on Little Bay. The cottage is well equipped and comfortable. We enjoyed sitting on the upstairs verandah listening to the birds as we looked over the bay in the mornings. The grounds are nicely landscaped. There was no-one in the immediate neighbour properties except for the last 2 days and I could see that this might change your experience - we liked the peace and quiet. There were days when Little Bay was as flat calm as it could get ....the water was like glass. It was my kind of snorkelling .....lazy.....no fighting with waves lots of beautiful fish. One morning I watched as 4 fish torpedoed across the bay and a flash of minnows jumped out of the water ahead of them. I was a bit nervous about the ladder access into the water but it was very comfortable. We snorkelled both ways .... To the rocks under Coconut Cliff and in the opposite direction around the point ....this was some of the best snorkelling we did. 2Sisters is ideally located on the centre of the island ...we went to lighthouse beach and spent a magical day with James Dunnam out of Spanish Wells. The owner was excellent to deal with and the caretakers Ada and Doyle Sands were great ..after having lunch at Unique Village one day we stopped off at a store....and there were Ada and Doyle ! Small island. Ada and her sisters make souvenirs (straw bags/shell ornaments etc) that are sold in the store - well worth a visit for locally made crafts. Of all the trips we have done I would have to say that I've held on to the feeling of total relaxation from this one the longest. 2Sisters exceeded my expectation in some ways - The property description is very clear - I didn't expect that it was so set back from the road ....all of the different outdoor spaces....the sunsets...the snorkelling...the birds...

Can't say that we saw anywhere else we would have preferred to stay. We did debate a lot about going to a place noted for it beaches and not staying on the beach ...but the snorkelling was so good and being on the sunset side meant the evening seemed light for longer..no regrets about this choice. Double Bay, Ten Bay and Savannah Sound beaches are close by.

As noted by the the owner this is not a good property for young children or those with physical limitations due to the ladders and decks.

  • Review Submitted: May 12, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for taking the time to comment. Eleuthera is a magical place, I'm happy you found us and enjoyed your stay! Please think of us the next time you need to escape the long Canadian winter, Mimi
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Virginia
5

tropical paradise

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at 2 Sisters Cottage with another couple in Feb. 2011. The house is comfortably furnished and nicely decorated. The views of the sea and tropical garden from the porches are simply splendid- your private tropical paradise. Right out front , in Little Bay, the snorkeling just might be the best in the Bahamas. We saw a huge green sea turtle, dolphins playing in the distance and innumerable other sea creatures. We had it all to ourselves too, except for a rare passing boater. Sublime!

PS- We really miss that diving board and Tiki Hut- from morning coffee to evening sunsets. Can't wait to return.

  • Review Submitted: May 2, 2011
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
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Maryland USA
5

a true getaway

  • 5 of 5

This is defintiely the place for anyone seeking peace and quiet and relaxation and seclusion. We went to about 10 different beaches and barely saw any other people. One day was "crowded", there were about 3 other people there ;)

After jam packed east coast USA beaches, this was a VERY welcome change! Many of the beaches have got to be among the top beached in the world. powder soft pink sand, warm turquoise water... I couldn't believe how spectacular they were and no one was there!!! Where else in the world can you experience that?!?

(Actually I think Harbour Island is listed as one of the top 10 beaches in the world.)

The house and surrounding landscaping are really nice. Designer furniture, well decorated. The diving board into the Caribbean sea is a really cool unique touch. First time doing that!

My boyfriend and I were there for 10 days and read a lot of literature and got really tan- not something we do at home! also did a bit of exploring and felt adventurous.

Overall it was a perfect vacation. Highly recommended for beach bums.

NOTE: Take into account that you will need to rent a car for exploring/going to lots of beaches. Bring bug spray.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 23, 2011
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
governors Harbor
Nearest Beach
0.3 Miles
Car: recommended

Little Bay is located in central Eleuthera about midway between Governors Harbor and Tarpum Bay,. The area is famous for numerous beautiful deserted beaches and gin clear ocean water- a blue that defies description in words. Natural beauty abounds, though services such as restaurants, grocery stores, gas stations are close by and easily accessible. You will find the locals extremely helpful and friendly.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Savannah Sound, Eleuthera

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3 night minimum stay
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£1,111
 

Additional pricing information

$1400/week for 2, add $20/night for each additional person
Discounts for multiple weeks and extra nights, please email for details
weekly rate: $1400 for 2 add $20/night for each additional person aged 10 and up
nightly rate: $210/night for 2, add $20/night for each additional person

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage on Savannah Sound, Bahamas

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • beach
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Bottled Water
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet
    Outside - Outdoor Shower
  • there is also an enclosed outdoor shower with hot/cold water
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , daybed with trundle
  • bedroom 2 has a queen and a day bed with trundle
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Stereo
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Large Cooler
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Decking
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • bay
  • caves
  • library
  • marina
  • reefs
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
Notes:
All linens are provided- sheets, bath towels, beach towels, dish cloths and towels, serviettes . Laundry service is available Please visit our website listed below for additional details and pictures of the property. We have internet access.

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