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Chef Neff's Getaway & Heron's Nest suites on Harbour Island, Bahamas

People2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 400 sq ft
Property type studio
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Two private suites -- 3 minute walk to pink sand beach and bay. Peaceful!

Steps from the Beach, Bay and Marinas, this is the place to relax under the sun and stars while economizing and enjoying the things that matter in life.

Relax in the shade of the of the private lattice enclosed patio, feel the warm Caribbean breezes and listen to the birds singing in the trees.

This unique accommodation offers a choice of 2 suites with well equipped kitchens and en suite baths. Situated in tropical garden featuring abundant flowering trees and fruit trees.

Within walking distance of beach, bay and town but most guests choose to rent a golf cart to get around. Suites each accomodate two persons with choice of king, queen or twin bedded sleeping.

The rooftop deck is a sublime location to enjoy an evening cocktail or a morning coffee while delighting in views of the ocean, surrounding island and its turquoise Bahamian waters.

Centrally located, these two lovely alternatives, only a 3 minute walk to the famous Pink Sand Beach are steps from Romora Bay Marina and dining.

Fly into North Eleuthera airport (ELH) and then take a water taxi to the Harbour Island dock OR sail on the Bo Hengy Bahama Ferries from Nassau early morning right to the dock on Harbour Island.

This property is unique in its flexibility offering weekly and short stays to couples and friends.

if you come once you will probably return or want to buy a house!

Our beach is always named one of the 10 best!

More Details

Owner
Susan Neff
Member since: 2002
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
21 September, 2018

About Susan Neff

Chef Susan Neff, owner and manager of the two suites, came to Harbour Island as the Executive Chef of the Coral Sands Hotel in 1998. Susan purchased the property in 2000 and spent the last nine years renovating the home and adding to it. When she left Coral Sands Hotel in 2004 she began renting two suites that she had added for guests.

The gardens are especially lovely and are enjoyed by all of the guests, as is the Crow's Nest and the view from it.

Susan is usually there and she lives in the property.

It is a lovely place to spend a holiday.

Susan Neff purchased this studio in 2000

Why Susan Neff chose Dunmore Town

Very beautiful, private and extremely safe for all.

What makes this studio unique

Owner or caretaker is on the property to assist 24/7. Lovely gardens to walk in and view of the ocean from Crow's Nest.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday studio around the Dunmore Town around the North Eleuthera

Property Type:
  • studio
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 400 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Not suitable for children ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Smoking allowed ...
  • No custom house rules
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), Baby Cribs (1)
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • churches
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
You can rent a car on the Island of Eleuthera and see that Island on a day trip. There is surfing on Eleuthera as well.

Reviews

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Chef Neff's Getaway & Heron's Nest suites on Harbour Island, Bahamas
average rating of 4.965517 based on 29 reviews
5

In order to appreciate Heron's Nest you HAVE to visit

  • 5 of 5

I cannot adequately express how wonderful a time a time we had and how beautiful location this is.

Susan and Troy are fantastic hosts and the suites are amazing. Herons nest is a jewel on an amazing island. We are booking next years vacation this week as dates are filling up fast.

  • Review Submitted: 19-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so fortunate to host the greatest people in the world who find us and book with us on besutiful Harbour Island. Susan
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4

Nice house

  • 4 of 5

this is the perfect little cottage, the only issues we had were the ants and bugs in the room, and we didn't have running water for 2 days. Being in an island atmosphere you can expect things to go wrong, they were attentive to the issues

  • Review Submitted: 18-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

A beautiful, tranquil and well maintained property with a sincere and helpful host.

  • 5 of 5

This property is well situated amidst a beautiful garden very close to the pink sand beach. The space was roomy, tastefully decorated, comfortable and complete. Nothing is far from anything on this island, and there is a resort with a great restaurant and bar a stone's throw away. Susan is a wonderful host and she went out of her way to make me feel welcome and to ensure my stay was exceptional. Thank you Susan. I will be back.

  • Review Submitted: 22-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It is always my pleasure to welcome visitors to Paradise!
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5

Great Value

  • 5 of 5

Best value on Harbor Island for sure. This is an expensive island and i doubt you can beat Chef Neff's apt. She is wonderful as everyone has said. Room is very clean neat and tidy. Clean bathroom an kitchen. We did cook a bit and all utensils, pots/ pans needed were there. Beach chairs, beach towels, and beach umbrella all provided as well. The beach is a Short Super easy walk from the apartment, and it is postcard beautiful and very uncrowded. (in Mid March 2018, i counted 6 - 7 people on the 1000 - 1,5000 ft long stretch of beach closest to the apartment. We rented a golf cart for 4 of 6 days, and enjoyed walking to town the last 2 days after driving on every street to see everything first. 2 thumbs up!

  • Review Submitted: 02-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It is my pleasure to welcome guests but beautiful and unique Harbour Island does that better than any person could!
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5

Chef Neff's Getaway

  • 5 of 5

Great location and hospitality.

  • Review Submitted: 15-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Paradise

  • 5 of 5

Susan is absolutely lovely & a very caring host..her home is beautiful & extremely peaceful..we felt so relaxed & at home from the moment we drove into her wonderful garden..its a haven...

We loved our stay & will be back for sure to this very special place...

Zoe & Carlo

Menorca-Spain

  • Review Submitted: 01-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Being a good host is made extremely easy when the best people on earth come to stay!
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Location

Nearest Airport
3 Miles
North Eleuthera airport
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Romora Bay Club
Nearest Ferry
0.5 Miles
Bahamas Fast Ferry
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Acqua Pazza
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Pink Sand Beach
Car: not necessary

Deep Sea Fishing, bottom fishing, bone fishing, snorkeling, diving, picnicking

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday studio around the Dunmore Town,

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£441
for 3 nights
From
£147
£1,017
 

Additional pricing information

I ask a 1/4,deposit in the form if a personsl check mailed to the US.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 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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