A private island paradise with three homes, a world class white sand beach - in an area famous for its natural beauty. Compass Cay, Exuma, Bahamas.
Compass Cay is one of the 400 islands that make up the Exuma archipelago, 200 miles from Miami and 75 miles southeast of Nassau.
Compass is a natural paradise of 450 acres and approximately 2 miles long. There is a shallow creek meandering up the centre of the island which is a perfect spot for bonefishing and there are at least fifteen beaches the most spectacular being a 3/4 mile crescent of dazzling white sand three minutes walk from the rental house.
There are many trails on the island for scenic walks and Compass itself is surrounded by numerous other islands and beaches which are waiting to be explored. One mile north is the Exuma Land and Sea Park - a 35 mile long nature sanctuary.
There is a marina and just three houses on the island. The Lodge, the Tree House Apartments and Lilly's Villa.
The Lodge is one of only two houses on this spectacular 450 acre island, and is set in its own private gardens on a high ridge giving 360 degree water views. Private paths lead from the large veranda on the East side of the Lodge to the crescent beach. From the sixty foot porch on the West side of the Lodge you will delight in the constantly changing colors of the waters of the Pipe Creek area. Your private stone path winds down through the woods to the marina and harbor area.
The Lodge is airy and spacious with a 30' x 25' open central living and dining area, featuring spectacular views from the numerous screened doors and windows. The three bedroom, one bath Lodge sleeps six with a double bed in one bedroom and two single beds in each of the other two bedrooms. The bedrooms are air conditioned and also have ceiling fans. All linens are supplied. All floors are tiled, and the kitchen is fully equipped with everything except your food and beverages. Your own propane barbeque is located outside, on the porch.
The Treehouse is set on the top of a hill overlooking Bonefish Creek to the East and the deep blue waters of the Exuma Sound to the west, and is about a five minute walk from the Lodge and marina. It is only one of two houses on the island with uninterrupted views of the ocean and palm trees. The two apartments are located on the first floor. The owner lives on the second floor.
Each two bedroom apartment accommodates four with double beds in each bedroom. The bedrooms are air conditioned and also have ceiling fans. There are sleep/sofas in the living room for use by children. All linens are supplied. The kitchen is fully equipped with everything except your food and beverages. Your own propane barbeque is located outside on the porch.
Diving and Snorkeling...There is spectacular, diving, snorkeling and photography. Including the famous Thunderball Grotto, numerous reefs around Compass, even off the beach itself and particularly in the Land and Sea Park.
Fishing...Fishing is superb in this park of the Bahamas. Bait, fly or spear. Deep water fishing starts 1/2 mile to the east of Compass and to the west are the shallow banks. There are plentiful bonefish, jack, grouper, tuna, lobster (in season) and many more. Guides are available.
Facilities...There are restaurants, bars, medical clinic and grocery stores in the nearby picturesque village of Staniel Cay, 20 minutes away by boat. The 3000' airstrip is also situated here. Flights...There are direct flights from Fort Lauderdale to Staniel Cay. You will be transported by boat (20 minutes) to Compass on arrival.
Facilities...There are restaurants, bars, medical clinic and grocery stores in the nearby picturesque village of Staniel Cay, 20 minutes away by boat. The 3000' airstrip is also situated here.
Flights...There are direct flights from Fort Lauderdale to Staniel Cay. You will be transported by boat (20 minutes) to Compass on arrival.
2009 Weekly Rental Rates:
2 Guests $2,900, 3 Guests $3,100, 4 Guests $3,300
2 Guests $4,000, 3 Guests $5,000, 4 Guests $5,500
Tree House Apartments:
2 Guests $2,400, 3 Guests $2,600, 4 Guests $2,800
Children under 5 years of age - no charge
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