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8 BR/9 BA House, "Southern Ayr", Private Beachfront Paradise, Sleeps 20

Bedrooms 8
Separate WC's1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights


Minimum Stay
5 - 7 nights

About the property

8 BR/9 BA Beachfront House, With Private Beach, Sleeps 20

Your own private beachfront paradise, Southern Ayr is a beautifully renovated multi-level house with 200 feet of private white-sand beach and spectacular views from all floors. Situated on south-facing Breakers on Grand Cayman and away from the busy crowds of Seven-Mile Beach and George Town, this amazing property offers spacious accommodation for up to 20 guests - ideal for large groups of travelers, including family gatherings or company events.

This house comes complete with friendly service from 2 hospitality staff, available to help with all cooking, cleaning, laundry, turndown service, general assistance - and even waitress service as you relax on the lounge-chairs on the private beach or dock. Babysitting services are also available from these trusted hospitality staff.

The private beach allows for as much sunning time as you can handle, with 20 comfortable lounge chairs and several umbrellas available for your group to use on the beach or on the dock. If you prefer to relax in the shallow waters, then the property comes with 2 large floating loungers, providing comfortable seating for 12. If you need a rest from the sun the you can escape to the outdoor living area with large seating areas, pool table, ping-pong, and a BBQ grill. We also provide two 2-person kayaks and 3 stand-up paddleboards for exploring the bay. Additional paddleboard and kayak rentals can be arranged in advance and made ready for your group's arrival.

Inside the house, all bedrooms are tastefully outfitted, with comfortable sleeping and high-quality linens for all guests. The 3 master suites have king beds, and all 8 bedrooms have their own flat-screen TV, as does the family room. The balconies provide spectacular views of the Caribbean Ocean, and are a wonderful place to start your day with a coffee or breakfast freshly prepared by the staff.

Southern Ayr is conveniently located 20 minutes from the airport, 25 minutes from GeorgeTown/Seven-Mile-Beach, and 20 minutes from Rum Point and East End. A rental car is recommended, but transportation services are available for those guests not wishing to drive, including drivers with large vans/minibuses for larger groups. Additional fee services are also available for grocery shopping, boating trips and tours, giving groups the opportunity to relax for the entirety of their trip.

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Brian Daly
Member since: 2009
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
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Calendar last updated:
21 February, 2017

About Brian Daly

After growing up in Scotland and Alabama respectively, we have been happy to call Chicago home since 2003 - except in the winter time when we are even happier to call Cayman our second home!

Brian Daly purchased this house in 2014

Why Brian Daly chose Grand Cayman

The views are simply spectacular! We fell in love with this house the first time we drove past it, and spent many months developing it into the 8-bedroom house that it now is, and that we know will bring as much pleasure to our guests as it does to us.

What makes this house unique

After experiencing all the benefits of condo life on Seven Mile Beach, we find this house to be a delightful change of scenery and pace - a true island paradise.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Bodden Town, Cayman Islands

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 6400 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • 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
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 8 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 5 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 6 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 7 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 8 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 9 - Toilet
  • 8 Bedrooms, Sleeps 20
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 6 - 2 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 7 - 2 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 8 - 1 Double Bed
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Barbecue
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Staff
  • botanical garden
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • Boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(20 traveller reviews)

8 BR/9 BA House, "Southern Ayr", Private Beachfront Paradise, Sleeps 20
average rating of 4.85 based on 20 reviews

Best vacation rental I ever made

  • 5 of 5

There were 13 of us, ranging in age from 24 to 85. Everybody rated the trip outstanding (or better!) The house was perfect. Evadney and Yvonne made everything go so smothly, including getting a plumber when we needed one. And they fixed us a wonderful jerk chicken dinner one night. The younger set spent a lot of time on the paddle boards and kayaks. There was even an attempt at a ping-pong tournament.

We did a lot of the touristy things. Sting ray city (great trip, includes snorkeling.) Scuba diving. Fishing. Massages given at the house. Starfish point (went by car.) Visit to Hell. Toured the crystal caves.Saw the blowholes. Some of us hiked the Maestic trail and advised the rest not to do it. We scheduled a lobster fishing trip, but bad wind conditions forced us to cancel. It sounded like fun and they would cook them for us for lunch.

Dinners. South Coast Grill (twice - 3 stars, decent food, good service, moderately priced.) Lighthouse (3 stars - good food, but pricey and service was slow), Morgans at the Yacht Club (5 stars, wonderful dining experience), Eagle Rays (3 stars - Tukka sent us there when a plumbing problem forced a cancellation of our reservation at Tukka. Fun place to go. They have a swimming pool in the dining room.) On Super Bowl Sunday, we ordered in pizza from the nearby Domino's.

Lunches. Rum point twice. (The mudslides there are wonderful, less so at some other places. 5 stars. A beautiful setting.) Also at Tukka (OK for lunch. We'd like to try dinner.)

We hope to return next year. Tina and Brian were unbelievably helpful. Lots of tips on things to do and places to eat.)

  • Review Submitted: Feb 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Best rental I ever made

  • 5 of 5

There were thirteen of us, ranging in age from 24 to 85. Everyone raved about the place.The younger ones among us spent a lot of time on the paddleboards and other water related activities behind the house. There was even an attempt at a ping pong tournament. Evadney and Yvonne were wonderful. Making beds, making breakfast, getting a plumber when we needed one, helping us with shopping, doing laundry. And they made us a wonderful jerk chicken dinner one night. We did most of the touristy things. Sting ray city. Fishing trips. The crystal caves. A trip to Hell. Starfish point (went by car). A couple of us went scuba diving. Watched the spray at the blowholes. Rum point for lunch (twice), The mudslides there are magnificent, those at other places not as good. We ordered in Domino's pizza for the super bowl. And we're already talking about next year. This year it was an anniversary celebration. Surely someone in the family has a birthday we can celebrate at Southern Ayr next winter.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great vacation house!

  • 5 of 5

This house was a great place for a group stay. It was well equipped. The kayaks and paddle boards were fun. We had 14 people and each couple had their own bedroom. Only 2 couples shared a jack and Jill bathroom. Other than that, everyone had their own bathroom. The two women employees kept everything nice and clean and it was a real luxury that we didn't have to do our own housekeeping. We had them fix us one meal and it was amazing! Overall, this was a great value. We had a wonderful vacation with our 6 kids and their spouses.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful trip!!

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed in 7MB and West Bay on previous trips and were looking to explore more of the island and be off the beaten path. This was absolutely perfect. The house is gorgeous, truly there isn't a "bad room," they're all wonderfully decorated and appointed. The views off the balcony and sitting out in the loungers are absolutely unbeatable. We had some wonderful days just hanging out at the house, paddleboarding, kayaking, floating, playing pool and ring toss game and reading and just enjoying being together in such a beautiful place. Truly a perfectly relaxing and luxurious spot. The staff is wonderful and having them there means it's not a typical "mom vacation," where mom spends the whole vacation doing dishes and laundry in proximity to the ocean.

The bay right out front is awesome. We saw so many fish and birds and, while floating around on the inflatables, an octopus! At night, there is a bioluminescent light show in the water at the end of the dock. Go watch, it's magical.

Lighthouse Restaurant was wonderful. The SouthCoast Grill is closer to the house, and has great views, but the food is just fine, not great. Rum Point is easy to get to and a lot of fun for the kids. Skip Starfish point, it's like lauderdale and there are only a few starfish because humans haven't been respectful enough. Botanic Gardens are beautiful (just be aware that wild dogs have eaten all the blue iguanas and the survivors are in their recovery center, so if you want to see them, book a tour of the iguana center, they're not in the wild night now.) It's more of a trek to get to the beaches at 7 mile, but totally doable and an easy drive (once you get used to being on the left).

If you stay here, preorder groceries from Kirk Market. In addition to groceries, we had a sandwich platter delivered from their deli and it was great to have them waiting when we arrived. We also had a cheese and cracker and fruit platter from them, kept it in the downstairs fridge, and brought it out nosh on for days while we hung around down by the water and in the loungers, it was perfect.

Can wholeheartedly recommend this house!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect multifamily vacation

  • 5 of 5

This house was amazing and perfect for our group of 11. We had 6 adults and 5 teenagers and were a little reluctant to rent the house because it is located 20-30 minutes from seven mile beach and the busier part of the island. This turned out not to be a problem at all and we actually loved the location of this house. We rented 2 cars and, apart from having to adjust to driving on the left side of the road, driving around the island was fine. Our kids got certified to dive through Epic and the staff was wonderful. I was able to snorkel above the kids while they did their check out dives which was great for me to see. We were all able to dive together later in the week and had a fantastic time. Evadney and Stacy were wonderful to us and we enjoyed the beautiful fruit platters and jerk chicken they prepared. The house had every single item we needed and it was great to learn that you can order groceries and drinks to be delivered to the house before we arrived! We swam everyday in the bay - we wore the water shoes and had so much fun snorkeling and exploring all of the sea life right outside the door. We saw lion fish, lobsters, and octopus to name a few. We paddle boarded down to another beach and kayaked. All of the beach equipment that is provided certainly adds to the experience.( It is expensive to rent these items on your own. ) We hope to return to this beautiful piece of paradise in the future! Bryan was so pleasant to work with and he provided great details on the house and area that made our arrival and getting to the house very easy. Thank you Bryan for everything!

  • Review Submitted: Dec 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Awesome House and Staff!

  • 4 of 5

The house was huge and always very clean and we had a large group of teenagers. The house staff were amazing and very helpful. We had a small issue with the hot water heater not working but was taken care of very quickly within a few hours the same day. Must see/do things on the island: Rum point, rum tour, star fish point, string ray city, and dinner at Tukka's restaurant and bar (just down the road). Would recommend this house to anyone.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
14 Miles
Grand Cayman
Nearest Beach
Car: recommended


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Bodden Town, Grand Cayman

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
7 Jan 2017 - 15 Apr 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
16 Apr 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
1 Sep 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
1 Nov 2017 - 15 Dec 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Christmas/New Year
16 Dec 2017 - 6 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
7 Jan 2018 - 15 Apr 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights

Additional pricing information

Property Damage Protection £79
Tax Rate 13.0%

Above rates include all taxes. Rates include also include all housekeeping and staff services between 8:30am and 5:00pm each day. Staff services required after 5:00pm - including babysitting services - subject to additional charge of $40/hour (total for 2 staff), payable directly to staff.

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