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A quaint cottage to relax and enjoy the view of the harbour

Bedrooms 1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Garden Cottage, 1 Bedroom Open Plan Kitchen And Lounge Views Of The Harbour

Less than ten minutes travel from the airport it is located in the very center of St. Georges, the original capital of Bermuda, can be found a quaint one bedroom garden cottage with views of the harbor, only seconds away from shops, bars and restaurants.

This fully modernized cottage sleeps two, fully air-conditioned and heated in both rooms, plenty of closet space with a washer and dryer, and a comfortable king size bed. The open planned kitchen and lounge gives you views of the garden and harbour and is fully equipped with cooker, refrigerator, microwave and toaster, a small dinning area, TV with free cable and WI FI in the lounge.

Enjoy sitting on the patio or on the dock in the shared garden taking in Bermuda's beauty or walk around St. Georges and visit it's historical sites and museums. Only a twenty minute walk or three minute drive to Tobacco Bay and Fort St. Catherine Beach.

To venture out of St. Georges we have the bus and ferry stops only minutes away from your door.

More Details

Property Manager
Linda Hanafin
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
19 May, 2018

Guestbook comments from the manager

Arrived in Bermuda for the first time to visit friends and stayed at this Idyllic and peaceful cottage with a shared garden overlooking St. Georges harbour. It has all the facilities you could need, one spacious bedroom with good storage space and washer/dryer, well equipped kitchen/diner with a small sitting room. Air-conditioned throughout, with free WFI, and TV with lots of channels.

There are no hire cars available on the Island (only scooters) but you are only minutes walk away from a ferry and bus service that is reasonably priced that can take you anywhere you wish to visit. Supermarket, restaurants and bars are minutes away from this quite area and the locals are so friendly and welcoming. Beautiful Tobacco Bay and St. Catherine's Beach are twenty minute walk away.

Linda, the property manager and her husband Chris are so welcoming and helpful, they made it very easy to relax, and when the time came, took us back to the Airport.
Jul 2013
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in St. George in Bermuda

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible
  • /
  • Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Min. age of primary renter: 18
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Because of other dwellings on the property we do ask if you have guest's with children to keep them by the cottage area.
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 1 Bathroom Toilet and shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • 1 Bedroom - sleeps 2 King size bed Big closet space
  • Books ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
  • bay
  • churches
  • duty free shops
  • museums
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
To relax and find yourself


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A quaint cottage to relax and enjoy the view of the harbour
average rating of 5.0 based on 42 reviews

A lovely stay at the perfect location!

  • 5 of 5

This quaint little cottage is tucked away with a private entrance and a beautiful view, while also a very short walk to all the sights in St. Georges. You can relax on the patio overlooking the harbor, and then easily explore the shops and restaurants just around the corner. Wahoo's Pub is a lively little place for lunch, dinner or cocktails. And for a nice dinner, we highly recommend The Tempest Bistro and The Wharf. All are right on Water Street and literally a 2-minute walk from the door of the cottage. Also very nearby are King's Square and St. Peter's church. Be sure to check out Kelly's Sea Glass shop for some beautiful hand-made items, just a short walk up Water Street. This was our first trip to Bermuda and Linda was the perfect host and so helpful. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay!

  • Review Submitted: 21-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful way to spend our honeymoon!

  • 5 of 5

The second part of our honeymoon in Bermuda was spent at the Smith Cottage. We are so glad we split up our trip. We began our holiday in Southampton, so we explored the southern part of the island, and then headed up to St. George for the second part of our trip. St. Georges is a super cute and friendly town. The Smith Cottage is SMACK in the middle of the old downtown and right on the water. It was just PERFECT. We adored waking up and being right on the water and having our own private patio to enjoy, and the location was also FANTASTIC for evenings because we could walk to EVERYTHING (shops, restaurants, bar, pharmacy, grocery store, etc.) Not to mention that Linda & Chris are fantastic hosts. The cottage is set up with everything you need, and having a kitchen to cook some meals really helped our budget out. I cannot say enough about the location – right on the water, close to the action, and can walk to everything. What more do you need?!?

  • Review Submitted: 16-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location ,Location , Location

  • 5 of 5

This was a lovely spacious 2 bedroom apartment. Everything was very comfortable and clean. It is right in the heart of town and with a view of the ocean . What more could you ask for ! We walked to all the shops, restaurants and to two beaches. The bus is only blocks away as well as the scooter /cycle shop. Linda was a joy to work with and was a pleasure to meet.

  • Review Submitted: 11-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Georgetown, Ontario

Wonderful Cottage in a Great Location!

  • 5 of 5

We just celebrated our 25th anniversary at this unique and special cottage. It was everything we hoped and more. The beaches in the area are fantastic, beautiful sand and snorkelling. We walked to the beach everyday - Tobacco Bay is maybe a 10 minute walk . Location of the cottage is perfect, nice privacy in the yard with a beautiful succulent garden, but right in the heart of the old town of St.George. Steps away from a number of restaurants, grocery store, bus stop, visitor centre, ferry, post office, museums, town square and bike rentals. Many places to explore in the area and also easy to get to other areas of Bermuda. The cottage was very well equipped. Linda was awesome and very helpful to get us oriented. Can't wait for our return visit!! Thanks Linda for making our stay special!

  • Review Submitted: 07-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Bronx NY

Paradise Found!

  • 5 of 5

We were blown away by the location, quiet, and amenities of this thoroughly delightful cottage in the heart of St. George's. Linda was super-nice, helpful, and kind, and for our first trip to Bermuda we couldn't have done better, with easy trips via bus to Hamilton and the ferry to Dockyard, plus restaurants, shops, post office, grocery all nearby on foot. We also walked to Tobacco Bay and Fort St. Catherine (though we got a ride back). The spacious yard with its direct water view and lush succulent plants was enchanting! We must have taken a thousand photos while sipping wine and enjoying the regular company of ducks and kiskadees, even saw some fish in the water. I especially liked the easy-to-use washer/dryer and the big, comfortable bed. We also appreciated the welcome white wine and the fact that there were basic food staples and toiletries in the house, so we didn't have to buy everything. This rental is a truly special gem and it is obvious why it has so many devoted repeat guests.

  • Review Submitted: 08-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Simply fantabulous!

  • 5 of 5

located right in St. George's, on the "quiet" side of the island, this location has all the conveniences of town within easily walkable distances. This is delightfully counterbalanced by the peaceful seclusion of its lovely walled garden with a harbor view. A perfect combo!

We are recreational walkers, and found many grand opportunities to do that. There are beautiful walks to the seashore in and around the village, with wonderful national parks and nature reservations just a bus ride away.The pink buses stop about a block away, travel all over the island, and are very pleasant rides. Y ou can even take a bus just for the fun of it and enjoy the scenery!

The cottage here is perfection: well supplied, immaculate, and charming to boot. Linda is always reachable should you have any questions, and exceeding helpful in resolving them.

We found this a perfect place from which to get to know Bermuda, and would absolute, totally recommend Smith Cottage to anyone contemplating a visit to that fascinating island.

  • Review Submitted: 29-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
1.5 Miles
LF Wade International
Nearest Barpub
0.3 Miles
The Wharf
Nearest Ferry
0.3 Miles
St. Georges
Nearest Golf
2.5 Miles
Tuckers Point
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Miles
Wahoo Restaurant
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Tobacco Bay

St. Georges is a World Heritage Centre with wonderful historical fortifications within walking distance, fabulous pink beaches where you can relax, snorkel or swim.

Relax with the locals in the Town Hall and Square where you can watch the dunking of the local gossip in the harbor.

A ferry ride to Royal Naval Dockyard, a must see The Commissioners House and the Dolphins.


Prices & Availability

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Manager'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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