Rate (June 1 - September 21): $1600.00 a day or $8960.00 a week for 9 adults plus small children (5 night minimum charge) *This property requires a lease to be signed and has a $1,000 refundable damage deposit*
As of October 1st the cottage can be rented separately until April 30th. Please click here for more details about renting the cottage separately.
4 bed, 4 bathroom newly-renovated historic home next to the beautiful Cambridge Beach, set in over 2 acres of private landscape gardens. Tucked away in the western reaches of the island, in an area that is rich with flower filled country lanes, lies the W09 estate, sleeping 8-10 guests, in grounds abundant with specimen trees, shrubs, flowers and surrounded by bird song. The house is set back from the road and accessed via an avenue of native cedar trees draped in Spanish Moss, or via a separate path that skirts an immense rubber tree. There is a large grassy area which was a tennis court in a bygone era, ideal for wedding events or family games.
The one time residence of a sea captain, a member of an American Industrialist society family, a renowned landscape designer, a famous rock star and a supermodel, the property is now home to a well known local artist. The first glimpse of this very private 200-year-old home will reveal a deep porch, accessed by 5 steps. Stepping through the impressive cedar front door, you enter a light filled interior where over-sized rooms, traditional tray ceilings and hand crafted cedar elements combine agreeably with deep luxurious furnishings, striking Bermuda artwork and all the modern conveniences expected in today’s world.
The house is ideal for large groups or family reunions with plenty of space, including 2 kitchens, 2 living rooms and separate dining room. The dining table seats 10 people comfortably and converts to a pool table for after dinner entertainment. The house has a full eat-in kitchen with gas range, double dishwasher drawers, fridge/freezer, convection microwave, toaster, blender, a coffee maker - beans-to-cup espresso machine and a drip coffee machine as well as a separate fridge drawer ideal for beverages. The second kitchen is in the cottage with gas range, dishwasher and fridge. There is a laundry room with large washer and dryer and another in the cottage. The expansive hallways are utilized as an art gallery, showcasing the contemporary work of the owner.The house also has an office, 2 outdoor showers, and a large covered porch with seating and dining area.
Outside, the Alice in Wonderland like gardens meander through various courtyards offering multiple choices of places to sit, relax and reflect. To the rear of the property is a private path that will take you down to the beach a few steps away, ideal for daytime sunbathing or moonlit swimming. The porch is furnished with a comfortable seating area, a dining table with room for 12 and a gas BBQ in a beautifully lit sunken garden.
If you can pry yourself away from this restful haven by the ocean, Somerset Village is a delightful 10 minute walk along the edge of Mangrove Bay. There are multiple dining options close by, including the adjacent high end resort which also offers a spa, bike rental, water sports rentals and other amenities. Grocery shopping is a short 10 minute walk. This property offers charging for both the Twizy and Oleander electric vehicles.
Beds and baths:
Master: King plus ensuite (shower)
Bedroom 2: Queen plus ensuite (shower)
Bedroom 3: Queen and double plus ensuite (bath and shower) with adjoining bonus room
Cottage: Queen plus ensuite (shower)
Amenities: Fully air conditioned, with ceiling fans in all bedrooms. WiFi (500Mbps- the opportunity to increase speed is available if the tenant pays for the upgrade) throughout plus SMART TV and Blu-ray and DVD players. Landline telephone - local calls only.
Beach chairs, umbrella and snorkel gear are available.
H2O Watersports is 2 minutes away, down by the beach. They have kayaks, canoes and SUPs for rent, as well as small boats at their other location on Mangrove Bay (a five minute walk).
Wireless Broadband Internet
Smoking not allowed and Wheelchair inaccessible
Kitchen & dining
Gas BBQ, Blender, Coffee machine, Cooking utensils, Dishwasher, Kitchen stove, Microwave, Oven, Refrigerator and Toaster
Internet & office
Wireless Broadband Internet and Telephone
Heating & cooling
Air conditioning and Ceiling fans
Bathroom & laundry
Clothes dryer, Iron & Board, Washing machine, Hair dryer, Essentials, Shower and Bed linen
Smoking not allowed
Check in: 12:00 AM (midnight)
Check out: 12:00 AM (midnight)