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1 Bedroom Bungalow 250m from beach (sleeps 4)

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 900 sq ft
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Bright Spacious 1 Bedroom Bungalow with aircon.

Romantic bungalow located 250m from Pelican Beach at the quiet eastern end of beautiful Grace Bay. Accommodation consists of one bedroom with a king sized bed, generous walk-in closet and en suite showerroom. Bright open plan living / dining area with sofa which converts to a queen sized bed perfect for a second couple or older child. Chicco Playyard available for infant on request. The kitchen contains a double sink, stainless steel fridge/freezer, gas range, coffee maker and microwave. Frigidaire brand top loading washer / front loading dryer for laundry located in cupboard off living area. There is a westerly facing fully screened in rear porch perfect for catching sunsets whilst avoiding bugs, and an external sun deck with gas BBQ.


Owner
James Hamilton
Member since: 2012
Speaks english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
June 19, 2018

About James Hamilton

Mary and James have lived and worked in Providenciales since 2007, Mary in private finance and James as an architect.

James Hamilton purchased this bungalow in 2007

Why James Hamilton chose Leeward Settlement

Located in the quiet and safe residential district of Leeward 1.5 miles from Grace Bay and only a 5 minute stroll from the beach, Hummingbird Guesthouse combines privacy, affordability and convenience.

What makes this bungalow unique

A/C in the master bedroom, bright and airy with a westerly facing porch and deck Hummingbird Guesthouse is perfect for enjoying a BBQ and a cool sunset-drink after a hard day on the nearby beach or water. Tennis and golfing facilities are available within 1 mile of the property at Provo Golf Club. Stroll along the beach for native cuisine at Flamingos restaurant on the beach between Ocean Club and ClubMed or dine in style at Opus Bar and Grill 1 mile from your doorstep.

Amenities

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation bungalow rental in Leeward Settlement, Turks & Caicos

Property Type:
  • bungalow
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 18
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • cell phone ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Shower and wash-basin in one section of the bathroom and toilet with additional wash-basin in separate section, which may be closed off by interior lockable door. The bathroom is accessed from both the master bedroom and the living area.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • King size beds (1) in private Bedroom, Convertible sofa to queen bed in living area, portable baby bassinet available on request
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • duty free shops
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Cool bag and 2 beach chairs for beach trips

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(32 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 4.59375 based on 32 reviews
5

Very nice place for a good price

  • 5 of 5

Very nice place to stay. It’s away from the main area of resorts in a more residential area. Everything was well maintained and looks like the pictures except for the porch chairs, as others pointed out. The outdoor porch has a screen around it which made eating outside pleasant. The beach is less than a 5 minute walk away.

  • Submitted: 22-May-2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Charlotte, NC
5

Perfect Property!

  • 5 of 5

This was a great getaway for two. The place was in a great neighborhood with close proximity to the beach, clean, and spacious. Would highly recommend!

  • Submitted: 13-May-2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great stay at the Hummingbird Lane bungalow!

  • 4 of 5

This property is great mainly because of the affordability and quick responses from the owner but I've listed some disclaimers below. We had a wonderful week-long stay at the bungalow! The house is pretty true to the pictures except the patio furniture has been changed and was not near as nice as pictured. Instead it was a cheap table with bar height chairs that were too awkwardly tall for the table. We still were able to sit outside and eat meals or drink a glass of wine on the screened in porch but it would've been nice to have a table with chairs that were the appropriate height. The property is a little older and could use some TLC so it's not for the resort type traveler. However, this property is perfect for the price and a very affordable option with a quick walk to the beach! The AC in the bedroom was a major bonus and worked wonderfully! We felt very safe at the house and the security system added extra peace of mind. The property is located in the Leeward Estates area with a security guard at the entrance. We had some issues upon arrival with the propane gas being out and no trash bags being available but James was quick to respond and they had it replaced the next day. We didn't have issues with the ants as described in some of the other reviews but we were sure to never leave ANY food out and put most things in the refrigerator. The kitchen is stocked enough to cook in but didn't have any condiments, foil, etc. or tools for grilling so we had to get a bit creative. The appliances are also a little dated. We never could get the blender to work but we were able to use the small food processor. The best part of this house is the proximity to the beach and the provided chairs, umbrella, and cooler. You can easily walk to the beach or you can drive down there (if you're feeling lazy and have all your beach equipment) and park along the road. The beach was very quiet and we rarely saw more than 10 people on the beach. Renting a car is a must! We explored almost every inch of the island and have to say that this part of Grace Bay Beach is much nicer than the resort beaches. The resorts are crowded and very commercial so it was nice to have a quiet spot to unwind with an almost private beach. You can easily access the Blue Haven resort and they have a small grocery/convenience store if you need to pick something up but don't want to drive back to IGA or Graceway Gourmet. We would definitely recommend this house and would stay here again!

  • Submitted: 21-Feb-2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Very nice house close to beautiful beach, just as expected

  • 4 of 5

The house looks exactly like in the pictures. The deck is nice feature and the stuff the house provides to go to the beach are wonderful.

I also loved that owner provided pack & play crib that I used to sleep my 8 months old son, the sofa bed was also a nice feature.

The only drawbacks are that the kitchen drawers are really old and almost broken, not grill pliers provided even the house has a gas grill (maybe I was not able to find them), the promised $10 dollars credit for cell phone use was not provided, balance was $0. The worst part that is probably not the house issue are the cockroaches that are found pretty often in the deck and some in the kitchen, but that and ants are always an issue on tropical destinations.

Overall my family and I enjoyed staying at the house and felt almost like as home. I wish we could have stayed longer.

  • Submitted: 22-May-2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Overland Park
4

Hummingbird Guest House - Turks and Caicos Island

  • 4 of 5

Well, where to begin, this was our first trip the Turks and Caicos Island and I have to say, we truly enjoyed our time on the island.

The people, the local food, the weather were just outstanding but the beautiful beaches, These were Amazing !!The beach was just a short walk or you could drive your car around the corner from the Guest House.

As for our stay at the Hummingbird Guest House, it was as advertised. It was clean and nicely located to the beach and the Grace Bay area for shopping and local restuarants along with the local food market. We did experienced a few diffulities shortly after moving in but the owners, Mary and James were very responsive to our needs and went out of their way to ensure our stay was pleasant. All in All, we truly enjoyed our stay and we would recommend staying at the Guest House.

Also, We would recommend renting a car in order to explore other parts of the island. However, be careful driving on the Left side of the road!!

BTW, You should also try the Mango Reef restuarant in Turtle Cove, It was GREAT!!!

Our trip to TCI was just outstanding.

John and Shirley from Overland Park, Kansas

  • Submitted: 7-Mar-2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Wonderful, private location

  • 4 of 5

Summary: Stayed for 4 nights in Mid-January. Property is represented very accurately. The house is clean, well equipped, and in a great location. A/C in the master, but fans and a nice breeze made the whole house reasonable.

Details: Landed at PLS airport and rented a car (you will need a car to get around) for 30 bucks a day for a small compact. Be advised that the roads are all poorly marked and in some cases - VERY rough with speed bumps not really well marked - drive slow and on the left side. A bit tough to find Hummingbird (through main gate, first left, first right, first left, first left) but no problems. Stopped by the local IGA to stock up on water and snacks. Did the Thursday night fish fry (recommend) and ate out at Groupers (recommend) and Danny Buoys (so so). Walk to beach was 5 min and WOW. You pop out on the end of Grace Bay in what can only be described as "your own beach" with powdery sand, blue cotton candy water, and not really many people. Bring floats and just hang!

Overall - 4 stars - this place is as represented - one bedroom house close to the beach. GREAT LOCATION!! Clean and well equipped. Couch showing some age, minor construction next door first day was a bit noisy, there are a lot of workers hanging around the numerous construction sites nearby that made us feel a bit uncomfortable, but security was good in the neighborhood. Had a few mechanical problems, but owner was immediately responsive and fixed right away. Dryer was not working, but we didn't find out until the day we were leaving. I recommend this property and the owner.

  • Submitted: 25-Jan-2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
9 Miles
Providenciales International Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Flamingos
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
TCI Ferry
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Provo Golf Club
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Opus Bar & Grill
Nearest Beach
0.25 Miles
Grace Bay Beach
Car: recommended

Bright 1-bed bungalow located 250 meters from Pelican Beach. There are 2 public beach access points within a 5-10 minute stroll from your front door. Property is located 1 mile from Provo Golf Club an 18 hole championship golf course with tennis facilities. Golf clubs and tennis racquets can be hired from the pro shop. Also within 1 mile of Leeward Marina, pickup point for day cruises and glow worm tours.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation bungalow rental in Leeward Settlement, Turks & Caicos

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Xmas 2018/19
Dec 16 2018 - Jan 12 2019
2 night minimum stay
C$264
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
C$198
 

Additional information about rental rates

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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