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EXUMA HUMMINGBIRD HOUSE-close to best beaches & town /50 5 star reviews/360 view – Home 2198853 House

  • 3 bedrooms
  • 5 sleeps
  • 4 nights min stay

EXUMA HUMMINGBIRD HOUSE-close to best beaches & town /50 5 star reviews/360 view – Home 2198853

  • House
  • 3 bedrooms
  • sleeps 5
  • 4 nights min stay

Key Info

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Ask about children
  • Car advised
  • Air conditioning
  • No pets allowed

Description from owner

Description

Experience Great Exuma from the comfort and privacy of the Hummingbird House and enjoy stunning 360 degree views of the colorful waters of Elizabeth Harbor, Master Harbor, Crab Cay and the south side bone fish flats. Soak up the sun and revel in the mild maritime climate of the cays while making this well appointed refuge your own, with space for parties of up to 6 guests. Lush tropical foliage surrounds this centrally located property that offers easy access to the south side water ways, beaches and bone fish flats; take a 10 minute drive to Georgetown or head up the road to Cheater’s restaurant. Or stay in and enjoy the unique open floor plan of the upper floor: a fully equipped kitchen, living room and dining room areas and 2 covered, elevated porches connected by a walk around deck space. The upper floor also contains a single bedroom and half bath as well as a day bed in the living room that sleeps 1 guest. Downstairs you’ll find spacious king and queen bedrooms, each with en-suite bathroom, and the house laundry room. Wake up to the tranquil sounds of hummingbirds and bananaquits that frequent the tropical gardens surrounding the house.

The house is located 20 minutes or less by car from the beautiful southern beaches, including Hooper's Bay, Jolly Hall, Stocking Island, Forbes Hill and the world famous Tropic of Cancer (voted among the top ten beaches of the world by “Island Living” magazine). The bonefish flats, known for world-class fishing, are a ten minute walk away and the Moriah Harbour Cay National Park is minutes away by car. These waters are fabulous for kayaking, paddle boarding, snorkeling and other water sports.

The private location of this house provides the perfect getaway for those seeking peace and tranquility despite being close to several restaurants and the amenities of the quaint town of George Town. Whether you enjoy relaxing, golfing, bird watching, beach combing, fishing, water sports or night life, the Hummingbird House is your home away from home for enjoying all the cays have to offer.

We do charge 100.00 extra per person after 4 guests. We ask that guests be 25 or older unless traveling with parents. One must be 25 to rent a car in the Bahamas.

Although the Exuma International Airport(GGT) is very small and quaint, the following airlines fly into Exuma : Delta, United, American , Air Canada, US Air,Bahamasair, Sky Air and Silver. There are direct flights from Miami , Fort Lauderdale and Atlanta.

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Bed & bathroom

  • Bedroom 1: King bed
    Bedroom 2: Queen Bed
    Bedroom 3: Twin bed
  • 1 Half bath, 2 Attached (ensuites)

Amenities

  • Wireless Internet
  • Air conditioning
  • Shared garden
  • Grill
  • Patio
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Deck
  • Internet access
  • Safe
  • Stove
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Clothes dryer
  • Iron
  • TV
  • Satellite TV
  • Stereo system
  • Telephone
  • Hair dryer
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

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Access

  • Parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Getting around

We are close to town and beaches but do suggest a rental car so you can see the whole island . We can assist with renting a car if need be.

Interaction with guest

We do have a property manager near by for any questions and catering is available by request.And of course we are available by email to assist in any way.

Policies

Check in time: 16:00, Check out time: 10:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
Payment
This rental can only be paid for online through FlipKey using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).

Damage deposit: $250.00
Smoking
No smoking at this property

Cancellations

Change of plans? No problem. You could receive a partial or full refund, depending on when you cancel.

Booking confirmed

100% refund within 24 hours after booking (provided the stay is at least 60 days away).

24 hours after booking

50% refund of the amount paid (minus the booking fee*) if cancelled at least 8 weeks before check-in.

8 weeks before

25% refund of the amount paid (minus the booking fee*) if cancelled at least 4 weeks before check-in.

4 weeks before

No refund if cancelled less than 4 weeks before check-in.

Check-in date

* The booking fee is stated in the cancellation policy information on the payment page. This fee helps us run our secure platform and enables us to provide 24/7 customer support

House rules

Guests must be 25 years old unless with parents. Sorry we can not allow pets or parties. Please be respectful of our house . There is an additional 20.00 charge each day for more than 4 guests. Thanks.

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About the owner

Mike/margaret B.
Average reply time:
1 hour 19 minutes
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
05 Jun 2020
Years listed:
6
Overall rating:
5

Languages spoken: English

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Reviews

Excellent
28 reviews

Excellent
27
Very Good
1
Average
0
Poor
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Terrible
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“The 360 degree views make this one of the best rentals on the island.”

Reviewed 26 Feb 2020

The house is perfectly set up for two couples or a family group. We enjoyed shopping in town and cooking at home for most meals. Gorgeous, intimate beach’s are 7 miles away. A day at Tropic o… More

“Idyllic”

Reviewed 20 May 2019

This is a beautiful house so thoughtfully & lovingly decorated. Spacious open living on upper floor with the wrap around balconies with peaceful & fabulous views. Loved to watch the hummingbi… More

Response from the owner Good morning Julie, Thank you so much for your kind review and thanks for being such nice guests! We hope you will visit again soon ! The roads off the highway are pretty rough . Ours is supposed to be graded this summer. We hope that will help . Thanks for coming to our house. All the best , Margaret

“Fantastic!!”

Reviewed 11 May 2019

We had an absolute blast when we stayed at the Hummingbird house in the Exumas. The house is up on a hill very quiet and a beautiful view from all sides. It's very quiet and peaceful. When you wa… More

Response from the owner Hi Cindy , Thank you so much for your wonderful review. I am so glad you came to our house and so glad you enjoyed the house and island . And thank you for being such nice guests . We sincerely hope you will not be a stranger and will visit our house again soon . All the best ,Margaret

“Glorious Views and Breezes”

Reviewed 3 Apr 2019

We had a lovely stay at Hummingbird House! The furnishings are very nice and comfortable, fully stocked kitchen to cook a few meals, the grill worked great! The views and breezes from the deck are d… More

Response from the owner Hi, Thank you so much for your kind review. We are so happy you enjoyed the house. You were wonderful guests and we sure hope you will visit our house again . All the best ,Margaret

“Beautiful and relaxing place to stay”

Reviewed 27 Mar 2019

We had a great stay at the Hummingbird house. It was clean, quiet and picturesque. Our plane ride into Exuma was delayed and the car rental company had closed by the time we got there about 7:40 in … More

Response from the owner Good Morning Roger , Thank you you so much for your kind review. We hope you will visit our house again in the future. Best regards ,Margaret

“Beautifully located, well equipped holiday home”

Reviewed 14 Mar 2019

We stayed four weeks in this property with the best location in Exuma. From the wrap around balcony you have views of both coasts and their beautiful blue seas. 2 big ensuite bedrooms and a smaller b… More

Response from the owner Ruth, Thank you so much for your kind review. We are very happy you enjoyed your stay at our home. It is important to us that the house is comfortable . I really enjoyed our chats and you were such a wonderful guest. We sincerly hope you will visit again in the future. All the best , Margaret

“Perfect house to enjoy Exuma”

Reviewed 28 Feb 2019

Sitting atop a hill, solidly built with touches the previous architect-owner lovingly designed, one can view both sides of the island. The views are spectacular, with a dark sky beyond compare for nig… More

Response from the owner Good morning , Thank you so much for your kind review . We are so glad you had a good stay and hope you can return soon ! All the best , Margaret and Katie

“Excellent Vacation Stay!”

Reviewed 14 Jan 2019

We so enjoyed our stay at the Humming Bird House! The locals were so friendly and helpful! The location was a short drive from all the best beaches. The view from the deck was spectacular—- b… More

Response from the owner Hi Barb , thank you so much for your kind review . I am so glad you enjoyed your stay ! I hope you will visit again soon . All the best , Margaret

“Great beach house in the middle of a paradise!”

Reviewed 13 Jan 2019

Hummingbird House was our base for one week to explore Exuma in May 2017 although I am writing this review almost two years later. The property is located on a slightly elevated area, and the view fro… More

Response from the owner Thank you so much for your kind review! We hope you will visit us again in the future . All the best , Margaret

“Vacation Rental Dream”

Reviewed 12 Jan 2019

This house has THE BEST VIEWS on the island. The large wrap-around deck allowed for beautiful views of sunrises and sunsets. It is a 15 minute drive to some of the most beautiful beaches in the world,… More

Response from the owner Good Morning . Thank you so much for your kind review and thanks for being such great guests ! We are so glad you enjoyed the house and hope you will visit again soon . All the best , Margaret

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FAQs

How do I find more info about the property?

You can get in touch with Mike/margaret (the owner) through the contact form on this page.

If you’ve already booked, go to Manage your booking to send the owner a message.

What if I have questions before I book?

Send Mike/margaret (the owner) an email through the contact form on this page. Alternatively, if there’s a phone number on this page, you can call them.

How do I contact Mike/margaret (the owner)?

Send an email through the contact form on this page. Or if there’s a phone number on this page, you can call them.

If you’ve already booked, go to Manage your booking to view Mike/margaret the owner's contact details or send them a message.

What's the difference between 'Book your stay' and 'Contact the owner/manager'?

Use the Ready to book? form to pay provisionally online and send Mike/margaret (the owner) a booking request. You’ll find out within 24 hours whether they’ve accepted - no money will leave your account before then

Or send Mike/margaret (the owner) an inquiry through the Contact the owner/manager form if you’d like a quote or more info first.

What is a booking request?

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Click Book now to see a full breakdown of the price.

You can also request a quote from Mike/margaret (the owner) through the contact form. The owner will email you the total cost for your dates and a link to book and pay online.

How do I know if my booking request has been accepted?

You’ll receive an email within 24 hours to let you know. Or you can check in Manage your booking. No money will leave your account unless it’s accepted.

How do I pay for my vacation?

Use the Ready to book? form to pay provisionally online. You can pay by credit/debit card or PayPal. Mike/margaret (the owner) will have 24 hours to accept the booking and no money will leave your account before then.

If you’ve been sent a quote, simply accept it and pay online through the email we sent you. You can also do this in Manage your booking.

Only bookings paid for through our site are covered by our trusted Payment Protection.

Why can't I call Mike/margaret (the owner) before booking?

You can exchange contact details with the property owner/manager once your booking is confirmed and you’ve paid in full. Paying and communicating only through our platform allows us to ensure that your booking is covered by our Payment Protection policy.

If you have any questions before booking, you can send the property owner/manager a message via the contact form on their listing. Once you’ve booked, you can discuss the rental and make arrangements for your trip by logging into Manage your booking.

How do damage deposits work?

In most cases, you don’t pay a damage deposit up front. Instead, we save your payment details securely and you’re only charged in the event of damage to the property.

Occasionally, you will pay a damage deposit up front as part of the total rental cost. In this case, the owner has 10 days after you check out to report any damage. If they don’t, we’ll return your deposit. If their claim is successful, we’ll deduct the agreed cost and return the remainder.

How can I view and manage my booking?

Go to Manage your booking to view all your booking details, pay the balance of your booking or cancel it if you need to.

How do I pay the balance of my booking?

You can pay the remaining balance of your booking at any point. Simply go to Manage your booking and click Pay now.

We’ll automatically charge the balance payment to the same payment method 10 days before it’s due. Go to Manage your booking to see when the payment will be taken.

How can I withdraw my booking request?

You’ll need to contact Mike/margaret (the owner) to do this. Send them a message in Manage your booking or through the contact form on this page.

How do I cancel my booking?

Go to Manage your booking to cancel your booking. Here you can view your cancellation policy to see if you’ll be refunded.

How do I make changes to my booking?

You can request to change the dates or number of people on your booking via the Manage your booking page. To change your dates use the Edit booking button. If you need to change the number of guests staying then send Mike/margaret (the owner) a message.

If Mike/margaret (the owner) agrees, they’ll send you a revised quote outlining the changes. You can review and accept/decline this from the Manage your booking page. You’ll have 48 hours to take action before the revised quote expires.

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