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Elbow Cay, Abaco near Tahiti beach

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Front stairs to front door and front walkway. Note small-elevated stair steps -- easy to walk up
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Very good
5 reviews
Front stairs to front door and front walkway. Note small-elevated stair steps -- easy to walk up
Front of house, deck on left, master bedroom behind Sego Palm on right
Walkway in front of living room windows, 10'x12' deck at end of walkway
Path from road to house. Golf cart comes with house.
Living room, west side; front door in middle of picture
Living room, east side; doors on left to bathroom & bedrooms
Master bedroom, king bed, looking west
Master bedroom, looking east
Second bedroom, queen bed
Third bedroom, bunk bed (2 people) and single twin (1 person)
First bathroom
First bathroom (shower)
Second bathroom (also has shower -- not in picture)
Kitchen. Left edge of picture is start of breakfast bar
Breakfast bar, 4 person, separates kitchen from dining room
Dining room. Table expands to seat 8 people. Sliding glass door (left) to front deck
Dining room, looking in from living room. Note expansive view from living room & dining room windows
Puzzles. Evening or rainy day activity. Marine oriented. Adult+children mixtures. 100's of books too
Private slip at Tahiti Beach dock. Free mooring of your rental boat.
From deck looking west on a calm day. Lubbers Quarters (2/3 mi) & main Abaco Island (4 mi) away
From deck: deck railing and typical beautiful day.
Summer setting sun from deck of Storrhaven
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Overview
Holiday Rental House -
3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 7
Hope Town, Elbow Cay, Abaco Islands, Out Islands, Bahamas
SPECIAL: We charge NO FlipKey booking fee, no processing fee, no credit card usage fee. Note: the monthly discount rate is based on 30 nights of your stay, NOT 28 nights. DESCRIPTION OF HOUSE: Beautiful 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom house located 1 minute walk to beach. An extra wash-off-from-swimming outdoors shower is provided, and FlipKey classifies this as our 3rd bathroom -- but it's just a shower (hot and cold water). Vacation house also has dining room + table that seats 8 persons, and a large kitchen with all normal kitchen amenities such as over-stove microwave oven, stove, refridge, blender, toaster, George Foreman Sandwich Grill, coffee maker, wine glasses, regular glasses, insulated glasses, kitchen utensils, 8-place Gibson Designs Soho stoneware set, 4-place (young) children colorful plastic dishes and eating ware. An assortment... Read more
About the Owner, gordon s
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 59 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 35 days ago
Listed since : Sep 2013
Overall rating: 4.0 / 5.0
Based on 5 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
We will make our best effort to make your stay pleasant. We can offer you as much help if you want, or if you prefer, honor a hands-off approach to your stay. With 29 years experience in offering our Bahamas house to guests (227 total rentals that we have personally handled), we feel the service we can provide excels in what you can expect from us. We have had excellent reviews in 224 of our 227 rents (3 bad reviews in 29 years all 3 caused by wind damage), and about 70% of our rentals are returns from previous Storrhaven renters.
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2017 for a stay in March 2017
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Pet2774
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2015 for a stay in June 2015

We stayed at this great property for 3 nights and wished it had been longer. Gordon is so helpful and a wealth of information. The location of the hotel is ideal, only steps from the pristine Tahiti beach. The electric golf cart included is a bonus as well as the small boat you can rent from him on daily basis....

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Mazetu
Breckenridge, Colorado
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2015 for a stay in May 2015

We had a wonderful time on Elbow Cay at Gordon's home. The location was perfect for our family. We have a young child, and there was a nice quiet and scenic beach we just a short walk (100 yards or so) away. The beautiful Atlantic was a short walk away also but a little far for our 3yr olds legs...

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I was glad we had both a small life preserver for your young boy (3-1/2 yrs old) as well as a small swim mask and flippers. Also glad he enjoyed playing with the "Ninja Turtle" action figure so much that he found in the toy box, and hope he keeps the special marble that he asked about as a fond...

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Boat Available
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • DVD Player
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Porch
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about kids
    Pets allowed
    Ask about smoking
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
Default 3 nights
£219
US$285
£219
US$285
£1,324
US$1,725
£3,915
US$5,100
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
We charge NO FlipKey booking fee, no processing fee, no fee for use of your credit card. The breakage deposit is refunded in full 10 days after the end of your stay, sent to you directly by FlipKey, assuming no damage/breakage/loss.
Children under 2 years of age at time of booking are free, i.e., they are not included as a 'guest' when calculating your rental rate.
Base rental rate is for 1-3 guests; additional guests staying with you for your total length of your stay are $10/guest/night for each person above the 3 initial guests. FlipKey provides this calculation automatically when you enter the number of guests staying at the Storrhaven house. We review FlipKey's invoice that they send us, and we (the owners of Storrhaven) will review FlipKey's invoice before it is sent to you and make the appropriate, i.e., lower cost, adjustment to that invoice to give you the best advantage of discounts available for multiple weeks and/or fractional weeks of your stay.
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About the neighbourhood
Storrhaven house is located in the private Dorros Cove area of Elbow Cay. This area is the southern most tip of Elbow Cay, about 3 miles from Hope Town. Tahiti Beach (10 second golf cart away from Storrhaven house) is a crescent shaped beach located here, considered one of the 10 best beaches of all of the 700 islands of the Bahamas. The area is quiet, very residential (no businesses), and most houses are on one+ acres of land. There is a private dock located at the northern end of Tahiti Beach for mooring your rental boat with capacity of 32' length, 10' beam, and an approximate 8' draft. Hope Town is a quaint village (2 main roads and several short-connecting cross roads; size: about 500' x 2000'), and here you'll find small shops, 6+ restaurants (most on or over... more
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Marsh Harbour, Abaco Island (MHH): 8.0 km
Ferry: Hope Town ferry (also called Albury's Ferry to Hope Town): 4.0 km
FIrst note: make sure your passports are up to date. Passports will take a minimum of 30 days to get once the passport application is done; typically 45 days or longer. There is a ($60 extra) fee to expedite the passport process through the USA government. Passport applications are available in most post offices, or available online -- do a search for "how to obtain a USA passport". No visa's are required to get to the Bahamas. No need to exchange US dollars for Bahamas dollars as all places take US dollars on par (same dollar amount) for the Bahamian dollar -- give a restaurant a $20 US dollar, and your change might be a $5 Bahamian dollar, and two $1 US dollars. Same with coin change, too. VERY NICE feature compared to going to other foreign countries, and no loss of $'... more
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.2 km.
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