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'Abaco Baby' on the Sea of Abaco, Great Guana Cay

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Space 2,200 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 6 Comfortably)

The most beautiful view of the Sea of Abaco right in front of your nose. There simply is no where better to enjoy the stunning aqua blue waters and cool sea breezes of the Bahamas. 'Abaco Baby' was built to take every advantage of waterfront island living.

Three large bedrooms, three full bathrooms, a great room with living and dining areas and full kitchen with panoramic views of the Sea of Abaco. The house is fully equipped and has a water-maker and back-up generator for your comfort. We are located in Orchid Bay Yacht Club and Marina and nestled on a fully landscaped private parcel. The cottage is just minutes away from long soft sandy beaches, restaurants, and relaxing island style entertainment exclusive to the out-islands of the Abacos.

Come and find out why visitors say It's Better in the Bahamas, but It's Gooder on Guana.

Keywords: Single Family Home

More Details

Owner
Craig and Lauren Otton
Member since: 2009
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
18 April, 2018

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Great Guana Cay in Hope Town

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2200 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Large walk-in tile shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • Outside shower also available.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Double Bed
  • Two bedrooms have a king sized bed. One bedroom has two full / double sized beds. (Not Queen)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • Boating
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • Kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Stand-by generator, water maker, bluetooth speaker

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(6 traveller reviews)

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'Abaco Baby' on the Sea of Abaco, Great Guana Cay
average rating of 5.0 based on 6 reviews
Home is Red Bank, New Jersey 07701, currently in Florida for the winter
5

Amazing property, wonderful stay

  • 5 of 5

We were met at the ferry with our golf cart and our luggage taken to home, Lisa gave us a brief tour as she drove us to the home in our golf cart.

The home is amazing, each bedroom was beautifully decorated and entire house was beyond our expectations. It was immaculately clean!! Best home we have ever rented. Everything that you would need to make it an exceptional vacation is in the home. The back deck and porch was a spectacular place to watch the sunset and the bay. The marina has a pool for use by guests of home. We stayed 5 days for a family wedding, the location, home and island were a special paradise.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Moorestown
5

JACKPOT! BEST HOME WE HAVE RENTED - BY FAR!

  • 5 of 5

I highly recommend this property for those looking to stay on Great Guana Cay!!!

When we walked into the home for the first time my husband said, "You hit the jackpot with this one!" The floor plan of the home is the best that we have stayed in and takes advantage of the gorgeous Sea of Abaco views with windows/doors out the entire back and most of the one side of the house. It is evident that the owners use this property frequently because it is so well appointed, stocked and maintained. The house has everything you could need with a well stocked kitchen, comfortable seating/furniture, beautiful porches, plenty of towels, games, etc. The home was very clean and well organized. All of the beds had comfortable, high quality mattresses and bedding. Each bedroom has it's own bathroom, which was perfect. There are plenty of places to sit comfortably and be alone to read, but also lots of space for the family to gather together.

Our favorite part of the home was the dock! I was hesitant to stay on the sea instead of the beach, but it turned out to be the best experience ever. There was always a beautiful breeze on the doc. My husband and I had coffee on the dock early each morning and every evening our family (kids ages 17 and 10) would hang out on the dock and talk. This house was perfect for enjoying quality, relaxing family time. The beach is very close by, so we had the best of both worlds. The home is also walking distance to the community pool and restaurant.

We have stayed in Great Guana before at other properties and have also used VRBO in the Exumas, North Captiva and several other island locations. This is by far the best home that we have rented.

In addition to the beautiful home, the owner was very nice and easy to work with! The experience was simply wonderful!

We can't wait to go back and stay at Abaco Baby!

  • Review Submitted: 28-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much! We are so happy you enjoyed your vacation and look forward to your next visit!
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5

Amazing Abaco Baby

  • 5 of 5

Abaco Baby was beyond my expectations! So much fun, so much to see & do on Great Guana & surrounding Cays.

Golf cart & boat are a must!

The owner's attention to detail is amazing. If you need it, it is there. The most beautifully themed decorated VRBO home I have ever stayed in. We snorkeled right off the houses private dock & the beach looks like a postcard! I will definitely come back. Some friends visited one day from Hopetown & could not get over how great & perfect the home was!!

I love you Abaco Baby

  • Review Submitted: 13-Jul-2016
  • Date of Stay: June 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to your return!
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Highland Beach, Fl
5

Beautiful Baby !

  • 5 of 5

What a beautiful view looking out onto the Sea of Abaco. This was the cleanest house i have ever rented and i am a clean freak. I originally told my wife they must of hired a designer to decorate the house, because it looks so good. Turns out that the owners did all the decorating. Our family is in the decorating business and help people everyday picking out colors fabrics etc.They did a unbelievable job !

Hadn't been back to Guana in 16yrs. I was a beautiful as i remember. We explored, snorkeled, scuba dived, laid on our rafts behind our boat on the north beach. Had an incredible time. If your looking for a clean, well laid out house, and the most convenient rental house on the island (close to everything) Abaco Baby is the way to go !!!!

  • Review Submitted: 17-Jul-2015
  • Date of Stay: June 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Stuart FL
5

Spectacular, Beautiful

  • 5 of 5

Abaco Baby is one of the best rental properties on the entire island. It is immaculate. We travel with another couple and our kids, and this house has everything we need. The decor is spectacular. The location in Orchid Bay, a private neighborhood, is safe and close to everything. The caretakers at Orchid Bay Marina are so helpful and responsive. We love to cook the fresh fish our guys catch during the day and the kitchen has everything we need. It is within walking distance of everything important. But most of all it is such a beautiful, spectacular, comfortable, amazing, wonderful home… once you are there you will never want to leave. YOU WILL LOVE ABACO BABY!!

  • Review Submitted: 13-Jul-2015
  • Date of Stay: July 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

One of the BEST !!!

  • 5 of 5

Have been to Great Guana Cay many times, this was our first rental in Orchid Bay staying at Abaco Baby. Probably the best house we've ever stayed in. The walk to the dock seating is short and safe, with amazing views. The house is extremely well kept, as shown in the pics. The private beach areas in Orchid Bay are serene and quite breath taking. Three people were first timers to Guana, and they are already discussing the next trip, typical. DO not overlook this VRBO, we use it for many of our travels and this Abaco Bay will not disappoint. Thank You to the owners, and we will be back.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Mar-2015
  • Date of Stay: March 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for the kind words! We are so happy you enjoyed the house and look forward to your next visit!
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Location

Grabbers
Nippers Beach Bar & Grill
Orchid Bay Marina
Dive Guana
Guana Harbour Grocery
Beach Pavilion at High Rocks
Abaco Baby Cottage

Abaco Baby is located in Orchid Bay on Great Guana Cay. We are just a short walk from the restaurant and marina. The tennis court is across from the house. All Orchid Bay guests have access to the Beach Pavillion at High Rocks, a private beach. Guests are also welcome to use the pool at the marina. The small grocery store is a short distance from the house. The beach bars/restaurants are also within walking distance, but most guests rent a golf cart while on the island.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Great Guana Cay, Bahamas

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
High Season 2018
9 Apr 2018 - 15 Aug 2018
4 night minimum stay
£1,579
for 4 nights
From
£395
£2,763
 
 
Low Season 2018
16 Aug 2018 - 19 Oct 2018
4 night minimum stay
£1,292
for 4 nights
From
£323
£2,153
 
 
Regular Rate
20 Oct 2018 - 19 Dec 2018
4 night minimum stay
£1,435
for 4 nights
From
£359
£2,512
 
 
Holiday Rate
20 Dec 2018 - 6 Jan 2019
4 night minimum stay
£1,722
for 4 nights
From
£431
£3,014
 
 
Regular Rate
7 Jan 2019 - 15 Mar 2019
4 night minimum stay
£1,435
for 4 nights
From
£359
 
 
High Season
16 Mar 2019 - 12 Apr 2019
4 night minimum stay
£1,579
for 4 nights
From
£395
 
 
Holiday Rate
13 Apr 2019 - 28 Apr 2019
4 night minimum stay
£1,722
for 4 nights
From
£431
 
 
High Season
29 Apr 2019 - 19 Aug 2019
4 night minimum stay
£1,579
for 4 nights
From
£395
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£1,077
for 3 nights
From
£359
 

Additional pricing information

Holiday Rate - 4300.00 weekly (Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years, Easter, Regatta)

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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