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The Tree House - a Cozy Peaceful Nest for Your Exuma Adventure

People2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 400 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 4 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Cottage, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, on upper floor of two story building, sleeps 2.

The Tree House is located in Old Hooper's Bay, a secluded private development on Great Exuma. This small neighborhood has it's own private beach, a few minutes walk from the cottage, with great snorkeling just off shore.

The Tree House is air-conditioned, has one bedroom with queen-bed and sea view, fully-equipped kitchen, bath with walk-in shower, and laundry facilities. The living area leads to a lovely balcony, with a fabulous view of Hooper's Bay and the Atlantic beyond. The Tree House is the upper floor of a two story building (the lower floor is our own personal storage space) and thus has a stunning view of Hooper's Bay. Perfect for one couple, this cottage is available for rental separately, or in conjunction with Mayaguana House for larger groups. (See Mayaguana House listing on VBRO.)

If you would like the vacation of a lifetime, check our 'Tree House' out, you will not be disappointed!

Keywords: Cottage

More Details

Owner
Pam
Member since: 2002
Speaks English, Spanish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
17 November, 2017

About Pam

I have been coming to Exuma since 1969. It is still the wonderful island that I discovererd that year. Sure, a few things have changed. Instead of drinking Tang like the astronauts, we can now buy orange juice. Instead of driving to George Town to make a phone call, we now have land line phones, cell phones and internet! But the charm of the island remains the same. The water is still turquoise, the beaches still pristine, the Exumians still friendly and kind hearted. Am I biased? Probably! Do I love it? Yes! And you will, too, after spending time here.

Why Pam chose George Town

Whereas many of the homes are located right on the Queen's Highway, which runs along the island on the east side, our home is located in Old Hooper's Bay. Old Hooper's Bay is conveniently situated just 5 miles from George Town, BUT it is a 30 acre compound reached by our private road from the highway. You must drive in, up and over a significant verdant hill to reach the main section of the compound. This 1/4 mile distance provides a luxurious insulator from the traffic on the Queen's Highway. Plus our views of Hooper's Bay and the Atlantic beyond are spectacular! The private road deters wanderers. The Old Hooper's Beach Park is shared by the 9 homes in the compound. No worries about over-crowding! We are very blessed!

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in George Town in Exuma

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Walk in shower; sink; toilet; stack washer/dryer unit.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Queen size Bed (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Player
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • Kayaking
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The Tree House is available as a separate rental or in conjunction with Mayaguana House, also advertised on VRBO. The two properties are located on two separate parcels of land and thus, are completely separate.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(33 traveller reviews)

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The Tree House - a Cozy Peaceful Nest for Your Exuma Adventure
average rating of 4.909091 based on 33 reviews
5

This was the best rental we ever stayed at in Great Exuma!

  • 5 of 5

This cozy house is free from road noise, immaculately clean, everything works, and is completely equipped.We will definitely rent this house again.The view is stunning. The neighbors are friendly,and a private beach to boot.The owner was very accommodating,and Great Exuma is the friendliest island on this earth.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words about our Tree House! We love it when our guests love Exuma as we do!
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5

Perfect location

  • 5 of 5

Pam is a great host who made everything seamless, great communication. The treehouse has beautiful views of hoopers bay and we loved sitting on the deck every morning having coffee. As someone who has visited exuma before, the location is perfect. Very close to Georgetown (gas, straw market, minns, grocery, liquor stores etc). It's basically in the middle of the island so you couldn't ask for a better spot. Hoopers bay is insanely gorgeous and private. Amazing!

  • Review Submitted: 28-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect location for a relaxed break

  • 5 of 5

Nice and clean independent house with everything you might need to feel yourself at home. The host Pama and Bill are very useful and will help with your needs. private beach access and centrally located in the island so you can go conveniently wherever you want from there. Close to George town but out of the main street. nice external balcony. Really nice place to enjoy the island from...highly recommended

  • Review Submitted: 02-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Picture perfect!

  • 5 of 5

My husband I just returned from a week at the Tree House and everything was glorious. The decorations were perfect! We had breakfast on the porch every morning and enjoyed the beautiful views. And on the days we took off from exploring the many beautiful beaches of Exuma we snorkeled and swam at the stunning and mostly empty Old Hoopers Bay beach. The location was great for getting around the island. No issues to report other than the post-vacation blues we are experiencing this week. We can't wait to return. Thank you, Pam!

  • Review Submitted: 24-Feb-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

This is the place!

  • 5 of 5

What a little gem on Great Exuma! Quiet and secluded, yet so close to Georgetown, grocery and restaurants. The little beach park is simply beautiful. Uniquely landscaped, this is a perfect place to spend a few hours on your own private beach - with a very comfortable hammock! Pam and Bill are wonderful hosts and the neighbors in Old Hoopers Bay are warm and welcoming. What hospitality! We spent 17 nights at the Tree House and enthusiastically recommend it to those who are looking for a place to experience the best of Great Exuma. Thanks again Pam and Bill!

  • Review Submitted: 02-Dec-2016
  • Date of Stay: November 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great time!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I enjoyed our time at the tree house so much. We loved sitting on the balcony in the mornings, very relaxing. Everything was very clean! Our favorite restaurant on the island was Santana's. We rented a boat for a day and toured around the bay ourselves. Prime island meats is so close to the house and has delicious sandwiches too! Everything was wonderful. The house is very close to town. We found it very convenient!

  • Review Submitted: 31-Oct-2016
  • Date of Stay: October 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
6 Miles
GGT
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Exuma Beach Resort, Augusta Bay, Splash
Nearest Beach
4 minutes by foot
Car: not necessary

Old Hooper's Bay private beach is available for use by our Tree House guests. Play golf on the Greg Norman world-class course at Sandals Resort, a 20 minute drive west. Enjoy superb bone fishing with local guides on the 'south side.'

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in George Town, Bahamas

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
HOLIDAY SEASON
17 Dec 2017 - 2 Jan 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,124
for 5 nights
From
£201
£1,541
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
£769
for 4 nights
From
£162
£1,255
£3,908
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £75.76
Property Damage Protection £44.7

Tax and Security deposit are due with second payment. If booking date is very close to rental start date, full payment will be required.
One week minimum for March spring break dates of March 7 - 22.
Rates for Christmas and New Years are $1500.00/week USD plus 10% tax and security deposit.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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