Lovely Historic home, in town, walk to restaurants

Lovely Historic home, in town, walk to restaurants

Bayside White House is an historic 19th century ship captain’s home on the Governors Harbour waterfront.

Vacation Home in Governors Harbour Bahamas

Queens Highway
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms • Sleeps 8
Bed Arrangements: 4 Twin beds, 2 Full beds
Bathrooms: 2 Full Bathrooms
Location Setting: Waterfront - Ocean
Beach Access: On the Beach
Air Conditioning: Yes
Internet: Internet Access
Washer/Dryer: Yes
Map of Governors Harbour

Rates & Availability  
(Displayed in USD)

  • Daily Rates from $325 per night
  • Weekly Rates from $1,950 per week
  • Monthly Rates from $5,950 to $8,357 per month

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Property Description

It has been lovingly restored and equipped with 21st century comforts and conveniences.

The front of the house features a broad porch were you can relax and enjoy the magnificent view of the harbor, while surrounded by half an acre of lawn and lush vegetation. Sunsets over the harbor are sensational.

Enter Bayside White House into the living room, a large, comfortable room with ocean views and a flat screen satellite TV. WIFI is available throughout the house.

To the left of the living room is an elegant dining room which also offer ocean views. Connected to the dining room is an outdoor deck perfect for dining or sunning. It has a direct harbor view.

Also connected to the dining room is the modern kitchen, equipped with a gas range and oven, refrigerator, microwave. The kitchen connects to the back patio, where the original 19th century outdoor kitchen now houses a modern stainless steel gas grill.

The first floor also contains a bedroom with twin beds and harbor views. There is also a full bath on this level, with a glass-enclosed shower/tub combination and a laundry closet with washer.

The second floor has two more bedrooms and a full bath with a walk-in shower. The master bedroom has spectacular harbor views. It is furnished with a double bed and two twin beds, so it can sleep four. It is also equipped with a wash basin.

The upstairs guest bedrooms sleeps two in a double bed. The top floor also houses the library.

Bay Side White House has ceiling fans in the bedrooms. It does not have air conditioning, but the house was built in the days before air conditioning and is designed to cool naturally from the sea breeze.

Bay Side White House is a short (one minute) walk into Governors Harbour, the main town on the island. Governors Harbour has grocery stores, restaurants, liquor stores, two banks with ATMs, a bakery, gift shops, a dive shop, and a medical clinic. It has a nice little collection of 19th century homes and churches overlooking a picturesque harbor. You can buy fresh fish and lobster every afternoon from fisherman at the town dock. Friday night Fish Fry in Governors Harbour is a street/beach party that brings together all the tourists and locals with food, drink, and dancing in the street. You won’t want to miss it.

Restaurants and bars within walking distance include The Buccaneer, 1648, Bacchus Fine Foods, Da Perk, Ronnie’s, and Sunset Inn. The Governors Harbour area also several little take-outs offering local cuisine.

Activities and Special Interests

This property provides access to the following activities and special interests:

» Beach
» Biking
» Boating
» Canoeing
» Catamaran
» Family Vacations
» Fishing
» Deep Sea Fishing
» Golfing
» Group and Reunion
» Hiking
» Honeymoon
» Horseback Riding
» Kayaking
» Mountain Biking
» Nightclub and Disco
» Ocean
» Resorts
» Sailing
» Scuba Diving
» Spa
» Surfing
» Theatre
» Wedding
» Wind Surfing

Featured Amenities

» Air Conditioning
» Dishwasher
» Grill
» Internet Access
» Washer/Dryer

Property Features

» Ceiling Fan(s)
» Deck/Patio/Porch
» Dishes/Utensils
» Full Kitchen
» Hair Dryer
» Iron / Ironing Board
» Lanai
» Microwave
» Refrigerator
» Stove
» Toaster
» Towels/Linens


» Tennis Court

  • lovely historic home, in town, walk to restaurants governors harbour bahamas
  • lovely historic home, in town, walk to restaurants eleuthera
  • 3 bedroom home
  • sleeps 8
  • 3 bedroom vacation rental