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Brian Hetzel

Member since: 2015
Call Owner
Speaks english, french, german, spanish, dutch

Beach, Tennis, Squash, In/outdoor Pool, Golf driving range with putting mats.

Bedrooms 2
Property type estate
Minimum Stay 3 nights


Photos and Description of the Smiths vacation estate rental

B&B Suite :1 B/rm or 2 B/rm both with b/rooms Apartment 1B/rm+ near the beach

Watch Hill Manor's B&B Suite and Apartment are conveniently located and only 10 minutes from Bermuda's International Airport, in Smith's Parish.


UNIT # 1


. NOTE: This also may be a 2 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom Suite on request. Second bedroom has a GARDEN view with Queen size bed. Ask about rates.

UNIT # 2



B & B Suite

A one Bedroom Suite with King bed plus modern private bathroom and large lounge. We can make bed into 2 King singles, if you wish. The lounge is modern with T.V., WiFi, under counter fridge/freezer, microwave, electric kettle, for coffee or tea. (NOTE: there is no Toaster) This unit is for B & B guests. Quoted price includes a Full Breakfast for 2

You may deduct $10 per person, if you don't wish the Breakfast Plan.

Self Contained 1 Bedroom Apartment self-catered:

A One Bedroom self-contained apartment, with modern bathroom, full kitchen, with fridge/freezer, Microwave, Toaster, Stove with Oven, blender T.V. ,FREE Wifi and much more. This is a brand new apartment with high quality furnishings.

NOTE: Both units share a Laundry facility, with ironing board etc... . (FREE)

Hair Driers provided

Free soaps and shampoo

All linen provided, too include, pool AND beach towels.

Use of Pool, Tennis Court, Squash Court, and Golf Driving Range and Putting

Mats. (Note: Tennis balls sold at cost. ) Must supply your own Squash equipment, plus golf clubs.

The property looks East, overlooking the John Smith's Bay area and the beautiful South Shore, down as far as Castle Roads and Bird Rock. The property is well situated on Watch Hill, on Knapton Estates Road, with great vistas of the coast, reef line and the ever changing blue and turquoise water. In the Spring, one can see the whales migrating North and sometimes they stop just in front of us and frolic and breach.

Amenities for both include: Free WiFi, Cable T.V. and a laundry with ironing facilities.

All linen is provided, as are soaps and shampoo, with shower caps and more.

Both have hair driers, so no need to bring your own.

The property also boasts, a full size Tennis Court with ball machine, Squash Court, and Golf Driving Range plus putting mats. These may be used during day light hours, by reservation only. There is and Indoor/Outdoor pool for guest's enjoyment which is open from 7am till 6pm daily.

Your host Brian, is an X-hotelier and restaurateur with over 50 years experience both in Bermuda and abroad. We have lived in New Zealand for the past 20 years and have just recently returned to Bermuda.

Both myself and my lovely Dutch wife, will be certain to make your stay most memorable. We speak English, Dutch and German with a smattering of Spanish and French.

A breakfast program is available for the " La Garza" B&B Suite ONLY and this is served between 7am and 9:00am with you deciding the time and where you would wish it to be served. The menu is varied and again, you decide what you would wish by placing the order either the day or night before.

We have many facilities near by:

Beach; John Smith's Bay, one of Bermudas Premier public beaches, just a 5 minute walk from the front gate.

Golf; Mid Ocean Golf Club and Tuckers Point Golf Club are a 5 minute moped ride away. We can reserve Tee-times for you.

Restaurants; 4 Restaurants within 5 - 10 minute drive, or Hamilton and St. George's for a more varied selection.

Churches; 3 Churches within 5 - 7 min. Catholic, Church of England, Methodist (AME) Supermarkets: One within 3 minutes drive, others 5 and 10 minute drive.

Bus Stops; 3 choices of Routes; South Shore 3 min. walk, Harrington Sound 5 min. walk, Knapton Hill 3 min walk.

Hamilton City (Capital); 15 minute drive by bus, cab, or moped.

Town of St. George's: 25 min. drive by cab or moped. By bus, 35 min due to having to transfer at Grotto Bay.

Spittal Pond; One of the largest parks in Bermuda, is a 10 minute walk from the gate. See where the Portuguese and the Spanish first landed in Bermuda, along with many wild birds, plus Parrot Fish feeding on the reef. Also you may see lizards, frogs or whales

We can arrange many adventures for you if you wish; Taxi Tours, Bus Tours, Deep Sea Fishing, Jet Skiing Tours, Sailing, Water Skiing, Wake Boarding, etc... .

Other Amenities: Sleep on 1000 thread count Egyptian Cotton Linens. Quality Terry Cloth towels and wash cloths. We have a separate shared Laundry Facility for our guests, with Soap and Fabric Softener provided.

Full Tennis Court with ball machine for practice, Squash Court, Golf Driving Range, Practice Putting mats, Indoor/Outdoor Pool.

Fishing just 5 minute walk from front gate.

We are local and have a vast knowledge of the island, which we would love to share with you. We look forward to meeting you and making your trip to beautiful Bermuda, a most memorable one.

Please note:


We do not accept children, due to the configuration of our property.

We do not accept pets. (*Note: We are animal lovers)

More Details
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • non smoking only
  • children not allowed
  • pets not allowed
Brian Hetzel (Owner)
Member since: 2015
Call Owner
Speaks english, french, german, spanish, dutch


Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Bermuda International Airport
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
North Rock Restaurant and Bar
Nearest Ferry
7 Miles
Hamilton and St.George
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Mid Ocean Golf Club
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Sul Verde
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
John Smith's Bay
Car: not necessary

Watch Hill Manor is located in a very quiet area of Smith's Parish which is well off the main road. The neighbourhood is up-market and has very nice surroundings and stunning views.

It is very central to Hamilton and the town of St. George. We have 3 bus routes that pass by the house, all within 3 to 5 min walk from the gate.

Beaches, supermarkets,churches, restaurants, golf all within minutes away by moped.

Spittal Pond Nature Reserve is a 10 min walk away where one can meander along viewing flower and fauna, birds, and wild life. One can also see the Parrot Fish feeding on the reef and in Spring whales just out off of the reef line.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation estate rental in Smiths

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
High Season
Apr 1 2016 - Nov 30 2016
3 night minimum stay
Winter 2016-2017
Dec 1 2016 - Mar 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Full refund given if cancelled up to 2 weeks prior to arrival date.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation estate rental in Smiths

Property Type:
  • estate
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Included in Price
Floor Area:
  • 225 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Golf Course View ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Watch Hill Manor Apartment Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , outdoor shower , Modern, all new.
    La Garza B&B Suite Bathroom - toilet , shower
  • The La Garza B&B Suite Bathroom is a three quarter bathroom which is fully tiled. It contains an enclosed shower with excellent water pressure, a large vanity with plenty of space for personal effects, an eco flush toilet and heated towel rack. Quality towels, soaps & shampoos are supplied. Hair dryer supplied. Watch Hill Manor Apartment Bathroom is a full bathroom and has recently been renovated. It is totally tiled with a shower over the bath, vanity, toilet and heated towel rack. Quality towels, soaps & shampoos are supplied. Hairdryer supplied. The Outdoor Swimming Pool area has its own large three quarter bathroom; toilet, vanity, shower and changing facilities.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • La Garza Suite - Bed & Breakfast - 1 king , May be split into two King Singles if needed.
    Watch Hill Manor Apartment - 1 queen , This unit is in the self contained apartment.
  • La Garza B&B Suite. This is a 1 bedroom suite which is in the main portion of the house and has its own private entrance and security. The unit comprises of a large bedroom that has fabulous South Shore views. It has a king bed, side cabinets a large armoire, three quarter bathroom and a large lounge, all air conditioned. Cool/Heat Note: You may have this at a reduced rate if you do not require the breakfast. i.e. $20 per day less. Watch Hill Manor Apartment. A newly renovated, self contained air conditioned modern apartment with its own security. The bedroom contains a queen bed, side cabinets, vanity and mirror and a large built in wardrobe. From the window, one has a stunning view of the ocean and South Shore coast.
  • Books ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • children not allowed ...
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Indoor Pool
  • Sauna ...
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • spelunking
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
We also will provide you with all soaps, shampoos and shower caps.