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W C Villa - Private Beach & 25' Pool - April 8-15 Now Open - Free Car/SUV in May

Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 6 - 7 nights


About the property

Private Cayman Villa, 4 Bedrooms, 3.5 Baths, (Sleeps 10) - Pool & Kayaks - Quiet

Welcome to Windward Cove. This is where you want to be in Grand Cayman. Hidden away in Gun Bay on the tranquil East End of Grand Cayman with more than 200 feet of private sandy beachfront, Windward Cove's beautiful 4 bedroom, 3 1/2 bathroom villa is in the ideal location. Everyone's flat out favorite spot is our full length elevated screened porch overlooking the crystal blue ocean, and glorious sunrises.

Where else can you have privacy, breathtaking views, and still be centrally located, with so many conveniences close to your villa (grocery, restaurants/bar, liquor store, water sports operations, etc). Rum Point, The Botanical Gardens, and Blow Holes are right nearby as well.

Windward Cove is very close to Fosters grocery store, Jacques Scott Liquor store, local gift shops, and many fine restaurants and watering holes including Eagle Rays @ Ocean Frontiers, Tukka (w/ Chef Ron) is a short stroll from the villa, The Italian Kitchen, The Lighthouse, Over The Edge, and more. Two eateries serving local cuisine (Big Tree BBQ & Vivine's Kitchen) are also within short walking distance from Windward Cove.

Top water sports operations are less than 2 miles from the villa. The famed Ocean Frontiers Dive operation is only 1/2 mile away. The opposite way down the road is Red Sails Water Sports & White Sands Water Sports which offer jetski/waverunner rentals and tours, wind surfing, stand up paddle boards, kayaks and more.

Kite Beach is the place for kite surfers and is even closer. They offer lessons and equipment from a top notch instructor, and provide a location to launch, and you can also launch right off Windward Cove's sandy beach as well.

There's a reason we have so many beach pictures on our site. We have a really great Beach! The beach and water at Windward Cove is ideal for all ages (a giant sandbox for young children) with many shallow pool areas, and even more fun further out. Snorkeling the many coral heads in the waters right out back is a favorite activity for many of our guests, as is swimming in the calm reef protected waters.

Keywords: Luxury Villa, East End, Great Rates, Sandy Beach and Ocean Entry, Swimming, Adventure, Large Pool, Multi-Tiered Deck, Privacy, Central Location, Diving, Snorkeling, Paradise

More Details

Jack and Maria
Member since: 2007
Speaks english, dutch
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 20, 2018

Why Jack and Maria chose Gun Bay

After renting villas on the island for 25 years, we decided this was the absolute best location on the island, and we built Windward Cove. We made sure to add all the best and necessary aspects of all the villas we rented, especially the screened porch with 180 degree views, and protection for those rare occasions when the gentle breezes are still. Living outside, while inside. We love the complete privacy, beach, ocean environment, snorkeling, and overall superior quality of life here.

What makes this villa unique

Fully owner-operated & managed, we do our best to pass these savings onto our guests. No Guest Service Fee. Frequent discounts. We always strive to under-promise and over-deliver. Unmatched Privacy. Beauty. All sand Beach with lots of shade. A large pool. Great snorkeling. Very convenient location to stores and water sports operations. It's where you want to be.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Dear Maria & Jack - We had a lovely stay-cation at Windward Cove. A great get away from the hustle and bustle of SMB! Thanks for sharing your home with us. The home, beach and location are all great. We enjoyed 2 days of diving with Ocean Frontiers, bike riding, swimming, walking the beach and just relaxing.

Thanks again. J & B.
Aug 2009
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Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation villa rental in Gun Bay

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • 10 person maximum adult occupancy per Cayman Islands Tourism Law. Children are counted as adult occupants
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • cell phone ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , Large powder room with sink and toilet
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Ocean Front King Bedroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , Ocean Front King
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Garden View Queen Bedroom
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , Garden View Twin Bedroom
  • King size beds (2) Both King Master Bedrooms were recently remodeled and are a resplendent mix of rich dark wood and rattan, Queen size Beds (1) The Queen bedroom is very quiet making it the ideal space to sneak away for afternoon naps after fun and recreation, Twin or Single Beds (2) The two twins in the garden view bedroom overlook both the tropical garden in front, and the azure sea on the side, Pack & Play (1) Available, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen Sleeper sofa
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
2 single person kayaks, Over 100 Books, 11 Ceiling Fans, Clock Radios, Beach Towels, Brick Paved Courtyard, Garden Picnic Table, 8 Chaise Lounges, Beach Chairs


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W C Villa - Private Beach & 25' Pool - April 8-15 Now Open - Free Car/SUV in May
average rating of 5.0 based on 31 reviews

Perfect Grand Cayman family home.

  • 5 of 5

Perfect family home. Very well maintained. Picture perfect setting. Would love to stay again sometime

  • Submitted: 18-Feb-2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect private family getaway!

  • 5 of 5

My husband & I (early 60s), our children & their spouses (late 20s - early30s), and our grandchild (12 mos.) had a spectacular week at Windward Cove. The house is perfectly designed for a group with its four bedrooms off the central living/eating areas, infant/toddler friendly, and immaculately clean! Sliding glass doors extend from one side of the house to the other at the back and open to the full-width-of-the-house screened porch. There is excellent snorkeling in easy swimming/kayaking distance from the utterly private beach. When we ventured off-site, we sampled the owners' suggested restaurant options (and found them all delicious and delightful), and we loved our outings to Crystal Caves, Stingray City, bioluminescent bay kayaking, and scuba diving. Highly recommend this property!

  • Submitted: 24-Jan-2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Loved the house and the privacy!!!

  • 5 of 5


  • Submitted: 8-Jan-2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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It felt like home, wonderful trip.

  • 5 of 5

Staying at Windward Cove was a pleasure. It felt like home. My entire family absolutely loved it and can't wait to come back.

  • Submitted: 30-Dec-2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Family Memories Forever

  • 5 of 5

This year I turned 70 and my husband is 71. Our lives and our children's lives have always been busy with work. We take as much time as we can to spend time with our children, but the years are marching on. This year we picked Windward Cove so we could have a beautiful visit to the Cayman Islands, snorkel like we were in an aquarium, cook great meals together, and above all spend quality time with each other. We did not have to share the pool or the beach with other travelers, as we would have if we rented a condo or hotel. This home was spacious enough for the five of us to have all the room we needed and the privacy as well. We had such a fabulous time enjoying the surroundings as well as the local restaurants. Maria and Jack were perfect hosts attending to any requests we had, which were few. At the end of our 10 days I can say we relaxed, renewed, and made some priceless memories that we and our children will cherish forever. I know you will not be disappointed. The Kramer's USA

  • Submitted: 19-Oct-2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Windward Cove

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful house and beach!!!! Have been there twice and plan to return!

  • Submitted: 24-May-2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
22 Miles
Owen Roberts
Nearest Barpub
400 Metres
Tukka & Eagle Rays
Nearest Restaurant
400 Metres
Tukka, Eagle Rays, Vivine's, & Bombay Chopsticks
Nearest Beach
You are on a great beach right here!

Great beach for swimming, snorkeling, and all other water activities. No need to drive around looking for a nice beach nearby. Windward Cove is located in the friendly village of Gun Bay.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation villa rental in Gun Bay

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
High Season
Dec 23 2017 - Apr 21 2018
6 night minimum stay
Summer Season
Apr 22 2018 - Sep 1 2018
6 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
6 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

13% hotel occupancy tax not included
No Guest Service Fee or Any Other Hidden Fees

WINDWARD COVE CANCELLATION POLICY: (THIS POLICY REPLACES THE VRBO OWNERS POLICY BELOW). Once your reservation has been confirmed, any cancellation will invoke the following cancellation policy: because island vacations are usually booked well in advance, there is often difficulty re-booking cancelled reservations, so any cancellation notice received more than 60 days in advance will incur a 1-day rental fee penalty. Less than 60 days will incur a 2-day rental fee penalty. If we are able to re-book the cancelled dates, guests will receive a full refund. See rental agreement.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • No refunds for cancellations made after payment is made
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