I found Toad's Hall on the internet after an exhaustive search for accommodation throughout the Bahamas. All of the rentals offered on the estate looked beautifully & tastefully furnished. Although the proximity to the beach was further than I usually like, the estate looked so comfortable and cozy that I decided to book it (since it was January I figured that we may be spending a few inclement weather days indoors).
Toad's Hall looked to be our best option as it has access to an infinity pool and has views over Governor's Harbor. We booked it and arranged our flight. Unfortunately, we weren't told (or didn't understand) that there are 3 airports on Eleuthera and to be sure to fly into Governor's Harbor airport or pay a very steep cab fare (ours was $100 each way).
Matthew Simon, the rental agent, was quick to respond to my query. His immediate response was an important factor in our deciding to book the place (other inquiries we made on other properties went...