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"Pentimento". Traditional Bahamian Home

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6 guests3 bedrooms4 beds2.5 baths
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PENTIMENTO - is located in beautiful Governor's Harbour, Eleuthera, overlooking Cupid's Cay. This fabulous house, recently refurbished, from a 100 year old 'Cut Stone' building has a fully equipped kitchen, 3 bedrooms with 2 1/2 spacious bathrooms, living & dining areas, swimming pool and covered porches, and is beautifully furnished in lively tropical colors and crisp new furniture. The lanai doors to the private balconies open up to spectacular views and legendary sunsets.

The space
PENTIMENTO... is located steps from downtown Governor's Harbour, opposite the legendary Buccaneer Restaurant, and a stone's throw from food stores and shops. Easy walking distance to a bakery, Cafes, The Buccaneer Restaurant, food stores and beaches. The "Friday Night Fish Fry" is a short walk along the Harbour's edge. Peaceful and fantastic views of the Harbour!

Newly refurbished 2 storey 100 year old cut stone house has a full kitchen with range/oven, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher, washer and drier. The entrance foyer, with original Andros Pine and Madeira ceiling beams and close board planking, is entered from Hayne's Ave. or Pine Street, through a private courtyard. There are 2 parking spaces dedicated to PENTIMENTO.

It has modern spacious bathrooms with large walk-in showers. A lovely powder room is located on the ground floor.

The architectural beauty of the house is enhanced by large roof beams and high ceilings, complimented with pine wooden floors. The Lanai doors to the balconies can open up completely with a pull-over insect screen when required. The sunset views from the balcony are legendary. The pool was constructed using the original cut stones as copings. The outdoor shower is constructed of Cedar Lumber (please use at any time).

PENTIMENTO is fully air-conditioned with a flat screen TV and wireless internet access. Conveniently located within walking distance to numerous restaurants and miles of ocean beaches are close by - 5 minutes by car or 15 minutes walking.

PENTIMENTO has a fully automatic standby generator and rain water tank.

This is the perfect location from which to experience and enjoy all of the activities and sites that Eleuthera has to offer.

Guest access
The "PINK LOFT", located approx. 150 ft. down Haynes Ave. is available for overflow guests. Please check it out on AIRBNB.

Other things to note
There are beach chairs, an umbrella and snorkeling gear available to take to the beach with you.

There are 3 airports on Eleuthera. You will want to fly in to Governor's Harbour (GHB).

There are several regular scheduled flights from Nassau into Governor's Harbour every day:

Pineapple Air: https://pineappleair.com/bookonline/?v2

Bahamasair: https://www.bahamasair.com/

Southern Air: http://www.southernaircharter.com/

Direct flights from the US:

Delta: https://www.delta.com/

Silver Airways: http://www.silverairways.com/

Do you want to explore everything Eleuthera has to offer? Then, you will need to rent a car.

Here are some options - Always reference Car Rental in the subject line of your email.

Neymour's Car & Jeep Rentals: https://www.neymourscarrentalseleutherabahamas.com/
1 242 470 8716
Email: symoneneymour@hotmail.com

Roderick Pinder
Cell: 1 242 808 3131
Office 1 242 332 2984
E-Mail: roderick_pinder@hotmail.com

Kevin Pinder:
Cell: 1-242-359-7332
Email: kevinpinder@hotmail.com

Mr. Marvin Thomas; cell # : 1 242 422 9554, (home 1 242 332 2681)

For Water activities - deep sea fishing, scuba, bone fishing, skin diving, snorkling:

Paul Petty Charter Trips...cell# 242 557 7269
Email: paulpetty2008@hotmail.com

Denny Rankin - spearfishing, bonefishing, snorkling
Cell: 1 242 428 2310
Email: denward_2000@yahoo.com

Pink Loft, 200 ft. down Haynes Ave, on the left, is also available for larger groups and families, or overflow from the Pentimento House. Please review on AIRBNB and inquire about how to bundle both properties.
PENTIMENTO - is located in beautiful Governor's Harbour, Eleuthera, overlooking Cupid's Cay. This fabulous house, recently refurbished, from a 100 year old 'Cut Stone' building has a fully equipped kitchen, 3 bedrooms with 2 1/2 spacious bathrooms, living & dining areas, swimming pool and covered porches, and is beautifully furnished in lively tropical colors and crisp new furniture. The lanai doors to the private balconies open up to spectacular views and legendary sunsets.

The space
PENTIMENTO... is located steps from downtown Governor's Harbour, opposite the legendary Buccaneer Restaurant, and a stone's throw from food stores and shops. Easy walking distance to a bakery, Cafes, The Buccaneer Restaurant, food stores and beaches. The "Friday Night Fish Fry" is a short walk along the Harbour's edge. Peaceful and fantastic views of the Harbour!

Newly refurbished 2 storey 100 year old cut stone house has a full kitchen with range/oven, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher, washer and drier. The entrance foyer, with original Andros Pine and Madeira ceiling beams and close board planking, is entered from Hayne's Ave. or Pine Street, through a private courtyard. There are 2 parking spaces dedicated to PENT…

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Bedroom 2
1 king bed
Bedroom 3
2 single beds

Amenities

Wifi
Kitchen
Free parking on premises
Pool
Cable TV
Hair dryer
Laptop-friendly workspace
Dryer
Iron
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

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Governor's Harbour, North Eleuthera, Bahamas

Governor's Harbour was the first capital of The Bahamas, and grew from various farming products, notably....Pineapples...a brochure in the house gives a more detailed history of the area.

Leon Levy Native Plant Preserve
3.3 km
Tippy's Restaurant, Bar & Beach
3.6 km
Rainbow Bay Beach
24.3 km
Eleuthera
30.1 km

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