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Tranquil Garden Setting on an Acre Property-Close to Two Beaches

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights


About the property

2 bedroom, 2 bath

We welcome you to enjoy a piece of our lovely Island by staying at Orchard Manor. Our property (1 acre) is located a walk away from pink sandy beaches found on the western end of the island - Daniels Head and Long Bay Beach, two great beaches for the family. Collect shells on the shoreline or get up close and personal with sea life. Let the kids play on the playground if they don't want to be in the water.

Our property has a large front yard for entertaining, great for weddings and big celebrations. Our back yard is a more private setting for BBQ'ing with the family. There is a small gym on the property featuring an elliptical, recumbent bike, stationary bike, free weights etc.

This two bedroom, two bath unit has a queen size bed in one bedroom and two full size beds in the other bedroom. The kitchen/living area is combined. This is a very spacious two bedroom unit.

Cable television, wireless internet, central A/C and beach equipment (floatation devices, beach towels & chairs) are provided.

In addition to this two bedroom, two bath unit, there is a very large three bedroom, three and 1/2 bath unit which is also listed on VRBO #506733.

GREAT NEWS! The Swimming Pool, Spa/Jacuzzi & Pool House have been completed and are ready for use (refer to the photos).

More Details

Stan, Sandra & Shalisa Smith manage/own the property
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
29 April, 2017

About Stan, Sandra & Shalisa Smith manage/own the property

Stan and Sandra are both educators/School Principals. Stan has just retired after 37 years. Both were born in Bermuda and received their tertiary education in the United States.

Stan, Sandra & Shalisa Smith manage/own the property purchased this apartment in 1990

Why Stan, Sandra & Shalisa Smith manage/own the property chose Bermuda

The property is large (1 acre) in a quiet, tranquil neighborhood close to the beaches.

What makes this apartment unique

The property has endemic Bermuda trees, a banana patch and a vegetable garden. There is also another vacation rental on site comprising of 3 bedrooms, and 3 & 1/2 baths - vrbo #506733.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Somerset Village in Sandys

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • rural ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • There are two bathrooms- one has a shower and the other has a tub/shower.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • There are two bedrooms - one has two full sized beds, bath and walk-in closet. The other bedroom has a queen sized bed.
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Private Pool
  • churches
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(22 traveller reviews)

Tranquil Garden Setting on an Acre Property-Close to Two Beaches
average rating of 4.818182 based on 22 reviews

great location & value

  • 4 of 5

Very comfortable accommodation in a great location close to beaches , shops & public transport . Would be hard to beat in price & position .

  • Review Submitted: Apr 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Amazing home away from home!

  • 5 of 5

This property had everything that we needed for a relaxing getaway. Stan and Sandra were accommodating from the moment we arrived on the property and were always available if we had any questions. They assisted us in getting groceries/bus passes on the first day of our stay, and even gave us a ride to the dockyard on the last day when the buses suddenly went on strike. These owners truly care about their guests.

The two bedroom unit has plenty of space for a family of 4, and having a second full bathroom was very convenient. WiFi signal was strong and appliances were all in good condition. The whole property was calm, peaceful and quiet.

Anyone who wants to avoid a cramped hotel room on their vacation should strongly consider this property. It's closely located to bus routes and ferry stations, which will allow you to explore this wonderful Island from your own private home base.

Thank you again to Stan and Sandra we hope to see you soon!

Gordon & Cou

  • Review Submitted: Jan 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the positive comments about your stay at Orchard Manor. We were very pleased to assist you and to help ensure that you enjoyed your Family getaway in our wonderful Island, Bermuda. Yes, our proximity to the bus stop, two beaches, two supermarkets, restaurants, the Dockyard area and other places of interest has been very convenient for the guests. Thanks again for choosing Orchard Manor and please consider us in any future travel plans to Bermuda.
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Amazing Accommodations

  • 5 of 5

Our group of 10 travelled to Bermuda for Cup Match and we were greatly pleased by our accommodations. We rented five rooms and was surprised at how marvelous it all was. The house is in close proximity to the beaches and we were able to walk to the beach and enjoy the evening sunset and take a night swim. Mr. Stan and Ms. Sandra were wonderful hosts. They arranged for taxis to pick us up from the airport and once we arrived on the property they gave us the grand tour. The house has excellent wifi and we were all able to keep in touch with our families that we left behind in the states. We are all looking forward to going back in 2018!!!

In my reviews I usually list a con to allow readers to get a clear picture of an establishment however I honestly don't have a con for Orchard Manor. Traveling with great friends and staying in this beautiful place made this one of my greatest vacations!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the positive comments. It was our pleasure accommodating everyone in both units. The highlight was the Pool Party after the Cup Match festivities. We will be in touch regarding Cup Match 2018.
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Warm & Wonderful Setting!!!!

  • 5 of 5

Orchard Manor could not have been any better for the 8 day vacation that my mom, sister and I took to Bermuda. Looking for peace of mind - you will find it there.

The accommodations were clean, comfortable, quiet, and inviting,

The Owners could not have been more helpful through out our stay. The neighborhood and beaches took our breath away. You truly did not need to travel far to have it all.

I am looking forward to my next stay with the Smith's.

Big thank you to Stan, Sandra and Shalisa again.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Peace of mind! Yes, you will find it at Orchard Manor, Bermuda. Thanks for the positive review. We thoroughly enjoyed accommodating you, your sister and your mother. Remember, contact us before making any arrangements such as tours, tennis lessons, transportation, etc.; we will certainly assist in anyway we can. Feel free to consider Orchard Manor for your future travels to Bermuda.
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Amazing quaint 2 bedroom.

  • 5 of 5

12 Healthcare professional women vacationed here during the week of June 2-7th 2016. We had an amazing experience in this rental property. Very reasonably priced for the amount of amenities that were offered. The rooms were spacious and very clean with bathrooms for every room. Every amenity you could think of was included. Pillows, Blankets, Towels, beach Towels, Coolers, Iron, Washer, dryer, Hair dryer, Blender, full Kitchen with all utensils and cooking utensils. The pool was beautiful and clean with a pool house that had a bathroom, outdoor shower, and half kitchen right by the pool...So convenient and extremely clean!!! Walking distance to the supermarket, bus stop, liquor store, and beaches. On top of all that the owners of this home were very helpful and accommodating to all of our needs. While the owners live on property they were unobtrusive. They assisted us with getting into town, buying bus tickets, general information for Taxi drivers and local restaurants.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: The chosen twelve stayed in both units and we enjoyed being their hosts. We are pleased that the units met your every need and we were glad to assist in anyway possible. The highlight was the party by the Pool; the food was Excellent and the company was Great! Feel free to contact us for future visits to Bermuda.
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Home away from home

  • 5 of 5

We arrived at Orchard Manor 4 under sad circumstances. there was supposed to be 4 of us but it ended up being 2. Stan and Sandra took us under their wing and let us see Bermuda as few tourist do. By the time we left we felt we had a new family in Bermuda. The rental was clean comfortable and more then we anticipated. We had a short walk to the bus, grocery store, church and multiple beaches. We had as much or as little privacy as needed. The arrangement to and from the airport with Mac gave us an ever better perspective of the island. It was wonderful vacation that will be remembered for a long time because of the Owners of this rental. Highly recommend to anyone.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the review! We are pleased that the rental unit and the convenient location met your needs. It was our pleasure accommodating you and we also enjoyed showing you various areas of the island other than the usual places of interests. We will inform Mac that you thoroughly enjoyed your taxi ride from and to the airport, as well as other times he transported you. Thanks again for choosing Orchard Manor and yes, we plan to visit our New Family when we travel to New York.
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Nearest Airport
18 Miles
LF Wade International
Nearest Barpub
0.4 Miles
Country Squire
Nearest Ferry
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Port Royal Golf Course
Nearest Restaurant
0.4 Miles
Country Squire
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Daniel's Head & Somerset Long Bay
Car: not necessary

The rental unit is on an acre of property in a tranquil garden setting. Plans have been approved for a swimming pool (34'x 15') which will be completed by March 2015.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Somerset Village, North America

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
1 Oct 2016 - 30 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £23 per night, per additional guest
Spring/Summer 2017
1 May 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £23 per night, per additional guest
1 Oct 2017 - 30 Apr 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Spring/Summer 2018
1 May 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £23 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

The rates are based on one - two persons.
If three or four persons are interested, there is an additional $30.00 per person per night.
Also, if interested in more than one week (i.e. 8 nights or more), feel free to negotiate the nightly rate with the owners.
N.B. THERE ARE NO ADDITIONAL FEES OR TAXES. Rates subject to change.
Payments can be made via Credit Card (contact us to receive the information regarding the Credit Card Processing Form).
There is a 3% Fee (i.e. 50% deposit + 3% fee) for the Credit Card transaction. The Fee is for the agency, White Roof B & B in Bermuda that processes the transaction via HSBC Bank, Bermuda. The balance can be brought in Cash (US dollars) upon arrival.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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