We arrived mid august and used the rental as a base whilst we were working in the hospital.
The taxi transfer arranged was with us as promised, and gave us hints and tips about the island as we drove through to the rental.
The rental itself was easy to access and I had no complaints regarding entry to the property, the property is situated in a gated community to the east of the island, and you can catch the number 11 bus from outside the burger king just a 2 minute walk up the road. The trip to downtown is around 20 minutes from there and costs 1.25 dollars, very reasonable value. Taxi's are much more expensive. In terms of supermarkets, there is an amazing store we discovered called Solomon's food market, and you can get off right outside from the number 11 bus on the way back from downtown, it's in a shopping plaza with a starbucks.
Overall the neighbourhood we found to be very welcoming, especially within the community, but we were warned not to walk... more