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Ocean Front Luxury Estate Nestled On A Cliff

Bedrooms 5
Separate WC's2
Space 4,000 sq. ft.
Property type estate
Minimum Stay 4 nights


About the property

2 Villa's, 5 Bedrooms, Sleep/Loft, 5 Full & 2 Half Bath, 2 Kitchen, Pool, Court

Rental includes daily maid service (Mon-Sat), 24/7 property manager, two gardeners, laundry, cleaning and household supplies, heated pool, emergency generator and 10,000 gallon back up filtered water supply.

Designed to open to the ocean the Sunrise Villa living area consists of a great room, a separate kitchen, and cozy dining area. Entry by way of the covered front veranda and you are instantly presents full stunning views of the ocean. A 20' cathedral ceiling is the crowning point of the room with all hand painted wood. The dining area comfortably seats 6 and shares the panoramic ocean views enjoyed from all areas of the home. Just off of the dining area is the kitchen that has everything you need for a full course meal or a picnic at the beach. The upstairs alcove is furnished with cushioned love seats, board games, and television and audio equipment. Sliding glass doors invite you to an ocean side deck with outdoor seating areas, waterside dining and stairs winding gently to the sea. The Sunrise Villa has two air conditioned bedrooms, and a loft. The master bedroom has a king bed and overlooks the ocean. The second bedroom has two single beds and private bathroom. The loft has an entertainment/media alcove, sleeper full size sofa and a washroom with a half bath. It opens to a second deck. The Sunset Villa situated about 30 feet from the Sunrise Villa is connected by a walk way and an outdoor cooking area. The lower level of this Villa offers a wrap around deck, living room, chef style kitchen, dining area seating 8-10 guests, with a half bath and one king bedroom with private bathroom. The upper level offers expansive views of the ocean and island, wrap around deck, one king bedroom with private bath, one queen bedroom with private bath and laundry room. Swim off the pink sand beach or choose Windchat Villa's own infinity pool. Daily maid service, 24-7 property manager and beach/grounds caretakers included. The manicured grounds offer a wide selection of native plants and fruits. The home has an on demand generator and 10,000 gallon water storage tanks.

Single Villa Rental Available at $3,500 based on availability.

Eleuthera is ranked “25 Sexiest Beaches in the World” by Forbes Traveler, and awarded the “Best Secret Island On Earth” by Travel and Leisure. The rates listed are for Both Villas, the entire property.

While near by Harbor Island and Spanish Wells offer unique experiences, the main island is a destination for those interested in history and nature. Natural attractions include the Glass Window Bridge, Hatchet Bay Caves and Surfer's Beach in the north, and Ocean Hole and Lighthouse Beach at the south end. Preacher's Cave on the north end was home to the Eleutherian Adventurers in the mid-17th century, and recent excavations have uncovered Arawak remains at the site. There is something here for everyone - whether you simply want to relax in the luxurious surroundings, walk along the beach or partake in the many easily accessible activities. Snorkeling, kayaking, horseback riding on the beach, world-class scuba diving and fishing are just a sample of what the island has to offer.

Fly into Nassau, Bahamas followed by a short flight to Governors Harbor Airport, Eleuthera on either Pineapple Air, Bahamas Air or Southern Air Charter.

More Details

Ken Metz
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
20 March, 2018

About Ken Metz

The people of Eleuthera are kind and friendly. Our staff is welcoming and understanding. All families can come to Windchat and feel at home and accepted. We have put much time and care into the renovations and construction. We open our home to guests and hope that you will care for it as you would your own home.

Ken Metz purchased this estate in 2012

Why Ken Metz chose Governor's Harbour, The Bahamas

The Sunrise Villa was built in the 1960 and although it has been completely remodeled it retains its Bahamian charm and character. The Sunset Villa is newly built and has 360% views of the island. The two villas connected by decking offers guests many gathering venues and privacy (when you want it) for families/friends.

Windchat Villa's offers guests a unique combination of luxury, privacy, peace, and beauty. Please refer to the pricing on the rates page. Rental also includes Daily Maid service Mon-Sat, Grounds and Beach Keepers and 24/7 Property Manager.

What makes this estate unique

Windchat Villas stand out as an incredibly unique offering in our community. We have invested in creating a luxury experience you and your family/friends will treasure for years to come. Our price includes unique advantages you will not find in any other rental in this area. Please take a look and get back to us if this is suitable for your needs.

1. In Eleuthera, it is common to have power outages several times during a week and it is particularly susceptible to the weather. We have installed a generator with enough power to keep you and your family comfortable for days on end.

2. Water supply in Eleuthera can be shut off daily. We have installed a state of the art cistern system with two giant water reservoirs holding 10,000 gallons of water to prevent your inconvenience.

3. The position of the property is at the highest peak on the shoreline and offers unobstructed views of sunrise and sunset.

4. The multi-sport court includes equipment for basketball, tennis, and shuffleboard. We also have foosball and ping pong tables for family fun. No one for miles around has this kind of offering and it is available exclusively to you along with one of the few heated pools around, that comes with a view that overlooks the ocean through the tops of 30 feet tall palm trees.

5. The landscaping is exquisitely designed and maintained 6 days per week, giving you a precisely manicured experience during your stay, very different from any other property in this area.

6. We have spared no expense to provide a home with furnishings that are new and in perfect repair, with new linens and upholstery which is also a different experience to most of the rentals in this area.

7. The beach in front of the property is cleaned and maintained daily and kept clear of any garbage or debris that may wash up on the shore.

8. We are committed to maintaining everything in working order, so you do not find your vacation compromised by any frustrations or inconvenience.


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

Property Type:
  • estate
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 4000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • 2 Separate WC's
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 5 - Toilet
    Bathroom 6 - Toilet
    Bathroom 7 - Outdoor Shower
    Bathroom 8 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Sunrise Villa newly renovated Sunset Villa newly built
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 6 - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Sunrise Villa Sleep/Sofa Loft
  • Sunrise Villa newly renovated ( 2 bedrooms and sleeping loft) Sunset Villa newly built (3 bedrooms)
  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • reefs
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
You must cancel 30 day's prior to booking date to receive 75% refund. After the 30 day's we do not refund your booking fee, but you can apply the rental (one time) to another date within one year from date of booking. I can not refund the Homeaway service fees (I have no control over there charges)


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Ocean Front Luxury Estate Nestled On A Cliff
average rating of 5.0 based on 25 reviews
St Petersburg, FL

This place is amazing!

  • 5 of 5

Wow this place is amazing! It was like having our own private resort. Everything was beautiful and in excellent condition. The caretaker Del and his two helpers went out of their way to make our stay flawless. Everyone that was there wants to come back next year for a reunion. If you get the opportunity you need to book this place. It will be a trip you will never forget. Special thanks Ken and Forest for letting us rent your lovely home!

  • Review Submitted: 21-Feb-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you and best wishes to you both!
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Forth Worth, Texas

One of the best vacations we've had!

  • 5 of 5

Not only is this off the beaten path, which we prefer; the house and grounds were gorgeous. Not only do I recommend it, but we also plan on booking again in 2019!

  • Review Submitted: 18-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beachfront & Private Pool | Island Heaven Perfect for Groups!

  • 5 of 5

The property is absolutely gorgeous and has everything you need for a private, beachfront vacation for a large group with plenty of space to spread out. Being on the ocean with a beautiful, private beach was relaxing and perfect for anyone that needs to get away from the real world...and even better, there are two kayaks, body boards, a SUP, and if you have your equipment...a nice, quiet place to snorkel around. The pool was fantastic with space for 12 people to lay around, swim, have a few cocktails, read, and maybe dance a little! The tennis court, basketball hoop, & shuffle boards were perfect for additional entertainment. The blue tooth speakers throughout the outdoor spaces added that perfect touch. The houses provided everything you need from bedrooms with private bathrooms to a large kitchen/living/dining space for gathering! If you're looking for a private get-away in a gorgeous estate with easy access to fresh fish, lobsters, groceries, great local bars & restaurants, and beautiful beaches, you've found it here!!

  • Review Submitted: 23-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A Dream Vacation...

  • 5 of 5

Our family could not have asked for a more beautiful, inviting and relaxing luxury estate than Windchat Villas. Both Sunrise Villa and Sunset Villa are modern, beautifully decorated, clean and well maintained. We had everything we needed for a perfect vacation. Our family of ten spent many hours at the beach and in the infinity pool. It was nice having two kayaks, a paddle board, beach chairs and the only palapa on our private beach. There was no one else to be seen.

In addition to tennis, ping pong, and shooting baskets, we had a shuffleboard competition which I am proud to say I won at the age of 73. It was fun and engaging for all ages. We treasured seeing the gorgeous full moon over the ocean at night and the spectacular sunrises in the mornings. We returned home with special memories of celebrating our 50th Wedding Anniversary with our daughter and son, their spouses and our four terrific grandchildren.

Ken, the owner, assisted us in planning our trip and gave invaluable guidance on airlines, car rentals, restaurants, grocery stores, farmers market for fresh veggies and bread, best place to buy the “daily catch” and things to do on the island. He was quick to respond to my emails and helped us make necessary adjustments when the airlines changed our reservations more than once. Our appreciation and thanks go out to Ken and his family. - Barbara N. & Family

  • Review Submitted: 23-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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One of the best vacations EVER!

  • 5 of 5

When searching online for the perfect place to celebrate my husband's 60th birthday, I came across this property. It seemed to have everything that my husband loves, so I did not hesitate to book it. When we pulled into the driveway, I instantly knew I made the right choice. From the soft white beach, to the pool, to the tennis court, modern kitchens and appliances and luxurious bathrooms - this place had it all! Despite poor weather, our family still enjoyed all that this property had to offer! We were surrounded by beauty, warmth and most importantly family! Ken, the owner, was very responsive and the staff at the location was very helpful and friendly. I hope, one day to return to Eleuthera and to this estate for my 60th!

  • Review Submitted: 13-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fabulous villas in beautiful location

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay at Windchat villas. We came as an extended family with two grandparents, two parents and four children between the ages of 11-14. The houses and grounds are gorgeous and the views are amazing. Del and his team were extremely helpful

- we will be back again ! Thanks much.

  • Review Submitted: 25-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Governors Harbor
Nearest Barpub
6 Miles
Tippy's Restaurant and Bar
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Queens Highway
Nearest Restaurant
6 Miles
Tippy's Restaurant
Nearest Beach
Our Beach
Car: recommended

Palmetto Point remains unspoiled and is home to just a speckling of private residences.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday estate on Governor's Harbour, The Bahamas, 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
March-April 2018 Both Villas
1 Mar 2018 - 30 Apr 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add £36 per night, per additional guest
Summer 2018
1 May 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
November-December 2018
3 Nov 2018 - 31 Dec 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add £36 per night, per additional guest
Jan-August 2019 Both Villas
1 Jan 2019 - 31 Aug 2019
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add £36 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights

Additional pricing information

Property Damage Protection £71.49

You must cancel 30 day's prior to booking date to receive 75% refund. After the 30 day's we do not refund your booking fee, but you can apply the rental (one time) to another date within one year from date of booking. I can not refund the Homeaway service fees (I have no control over there charges)

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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