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#1 Island Hideaway

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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible18%
22 Jun 2016
“DISAPPOINTING AND EXPENSIVE”
13 Feb 2016
“Look before you leap”
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Golf course
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 22 June 2016

The building looked much better in the pics and the inside was more like a dated camp than a luxurious island retreat. The furnishings and dish ware were of goodwill quality. the cookie sheet was terribly rusted and soiled. i am sure glad i brought...More

1  Thank bonnieg289
Reviewed 13 February 2016

The photos and descriptions on the Web site did not much the unit we got. The photos were of a unit that may be the owner 165, ours was 166 across the street, not luxurious as described. Dark, peeling paint, no tv in second BB...More

1  Thank carlspadt
Reviewed 2 February 2016

I stayed here in #167 for 2 weeks in January and based on the cost and on-line photos expected a good experience. This was truly one of the worst (if not the worst) places I have ever stayed in. The property grounds are not eye-appealing,...More

3  Thank RMM4163
Reviewed 18 July 2015

Where to start... The location was perfect. Just steps to the beach with private access. Close to downtown and the BEDS were outstanding!!! Our family from Denmark was impressed with the coziness, the comfortable beds and the fully stocked kitchen! Rhonda and Phil were spot...More

Thank Barbara C
Reviewed 16 June 2014

I booked my one week stay at the Island Hideaway through their own website. I was required to pay in full 60 days in advance of my stay, and received an email confirmation from the owner (Rhonda) saying I would be staying in a ground...More

16  Thank StickerChick
Response from FreeIsland, Owner at #1 Island HideawayResponded 23 February 2015

We try to accommodate every one and m pm. The unit was not ready and the guest had traveled a long way. We did have the unit ready by the check in time. The original unit they were to stay in was a 900 sf...More

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US$187 - US$345 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$187 - US$345 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"Nice little firepits in the two locations we stayed in."
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"None of the rooms are good. They are dark and falling apart. You can hear the owner watching TV and yelling..."
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"any of them are great, we took a tour of all the houses while we were there and they are all great.!!!!"
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"The ground unit appears to be more susceptible to ant infestation. If after reading the negative reviews you..."
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