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Calypso Cove #5 7-mile beach West bay Grand Cayman

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 1,100 sq ft
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Large condo steps from "Best of 7-mile beach" Secluded with snorkelind & diving.

Spacious 2bed 2 ba 1100 sq/ft apartment with sea view. Full Kitchen, Master bedroom has queen bed , 2nd bedromm 1 full & 2 twin/trundle bed. . Keurig coffee maker, Central A/C. Ample parking in front of unit. Backside patio and BBQ. Kayak and bicycle rental and on property. Near to Super market, 4 restaurants within walking distance and Subway. Bank,pharmacy, medical clinic, Fosters Foodfair Super market 1/4 mi away. Public Transport via mini-busses with frequent schedule and low cost. Turtle farm and swim with Dolphins 1 1/2 mi away as is the Cracked Conch restaurant. Snorkeling in front of Calypso is spectacular combined with our secluded beach makes for a "Great" vacation. Our guests say "Best location on island"

Welcome to Calypso Cove

Leif & Sonya

More Details

Owner
leif barkinge
Member since: 2016
Speaks English, Spanish, Swedish, Danish, Norwegian
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
9 May, 2018

About leif barkinge

Leif and Sonya visited Grand Cayman in 1978 for the first time. Leif had spent many years flying in the US Air Force during the Viet Nam war years and had visit many Islands in the Pacific. Being an avid diver we were lured to Cayman by "Skin Diver" magazine. We had found Paradise and never wanted to leave.

We named Calypso after Jacques Cousteau's research ship . We put the apartments into tourist rentals for Airline employees until the island was devastated in 2004 by hurricane "Ivan". After a decade of long term rentals we decided to return to Tourism. We kept the rates low to make a Cayman visit affordab

leif barkinge purchased this apartment in 1991

Why leif barkinge chose West Bay

Calypso Cove is an ideally situated location for relaxing stay away from all crowded beaches,condos and hotels. A nearly private part of fantastic 7-mile beach's north end. Next to West Bay dock with all its dive operators and also the public beach. Great snorkelling right out front, 15 steps away.

What makes this apartment unique

We have some excellent restaurants within walking distance serving all types of cuisine and some specialising in local fare. We also have a grocery store, liquor store, Subway Sandwich, Pharmacy and

Bank all close by. If you choose our property you would be experiencing the Island as it was in times

past.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment on West Bay on Cayman Islands

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • Miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • Kayaking
  • paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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(2 traveller reviews)

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average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews
5

Very nice stay, nice location

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at Calypso Cove in many ways,.The property was well cared for, and Leif and Sonya were great. There was a personal touch that is always lacking when staying at a hotel. We are a couple and were joined by a family member. The two bedroom condo was perfect for that, enough personal and communal space at the same time. We spent most of our time diving, and that was very convenient, there are a number of excellent dive ops nearby. A great stay, hope we can get back soon!

  • Review Submitted: 15-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent apartment

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed a wonderful stay at the apartment. The kitchen was fully stocked with ever appliance we needed and more. Sparkling clean with very stylish furnishings. The apartment was remarkable spacious and lots of towels, beach towels, beach chairs and even a float and pool noodles. The owners even supplied a cell phone and coins for the on site laundry. This apartment lacks nothing and I hope to stay again.

  • Review Submitted: 28-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Cayman Turtle Farm
Alfresco
Alfresco restaurant is located 75 yrds from Calypso Cove great food .Dining on the beach.
Cemetery Beach
Walking distance from Calypso Cove. An Island favorite snorkel reef.
The Cracked Conch by the Sea
Nice dining and only 2 mi. from Calypso Cove.
Ristorante Pappagallo
Italian seafood at its best!!
Stingray City
Go on a private charter to Stingray City and Starfish point with Capt. Eric stop and have lu...
Nearest Airport
7 Miles
Owen Robert's Int'l Airport
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Macabuca
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
North Sound Golf
Nearest Restaurant
10 Metres
AlFrescoes
Nearest Beach
10 Metres
7-Mile beach (across the road)
Car: not necessary

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment on West Bay, Caribbean

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
 
high season
15 Dec 2018 - 15 Apr 2019
4 night minimum stay
£1,306
for 4 nights
From
£315
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£738
for 3 nights
From
£231
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £21 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £74.45
Property Damage Protection £43.93

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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