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The Boathouse -Private Beach House on 3.25 Acres

Cat Island Boathouse
4.5 of 5 stars
Very good
5 reviews
Cat Island Boathouse
Looking toward the point from Boathouse beach
Shot from behind our tiki hut on Boathouse beach
View of our beach property from the kayak. Our tiki hut is on the beach to the right.
Tiki hut from the kayak
Boathouse Beach - private tiki hut on our beach for our guest's use only
Boathouse kitchen shot from the deck
Living area Pottery Barn sofa
Living area
IKEA kitchen with JennAir stovetop &convection oven,refrigerator, ice maker, coffee machine,toaster
Boathouse outdoor covered dining area
Outdoor shower
Double hammock on the back bay side. There is another one on the opposite corner.
Chaise Lounges on the deck looking toward back bay
Hallway to the bedroom
Cal King Select Comfort bed with 400 count 100% Cotton Sheets
Bathroom & Shower adjoin the bedroom
Lending Library at the Boathouse
Boathouse ceiling detail
Launching kayaks behind the Boathouse. Shot from the rear deck.
Kayaking on the back bay behind the Boathouse
Sea turtle in the back bay behind the Boathouse
Cliff jumping at Rokers, about a 10 minute bike ride from the Boathouse
Rake & Scrape at Da Smoke Pot restaurant
Caving at Rokers
Scuba diving on the North End
Lobster caught on the Windward side
Bonefish on the  flats
Cat Island Bonefish on the fly. Wade out behind the house and up the bay toward Alligator Point
Twind bottle nose Dolphins off Old Bight
The Hermitage in Old Bight
Near Tea Bay
Kalik - Bahamian for Beer
Da Smoke Pot Restaurant
Pigeon Cay Beach Club
Grammy's Beach Bar
Julia's Place Restaurant
Derek's Conch Shack
Sammy T's Restaurant in Bennett Harbor
Our Toyota 4 Runner. Available to rent by the week
Boathouse beach shot from the dune
Cat Island in the Out Islands of the Bahamas
Cat Island from space (Cat Island is on the right)
The Boathouse from space
Cat Island Boathouse @  Pigeon Cay
Boathouse property is 3 1/4 acres with 325 ft of beachfront & 700+ ft of waterfront on the back bay
Alligator Point (just a name, no gators). Boathouse is on the top right beach
Kayaks at Alligator Point
Kayaking around the point. Launch behind the house, around the point & back to our beach on the sea
New Bight Airport
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
The Boathouse is a custom built, Bahamian-style home set on a privately owned 3 1/4 acre property with a spectacular, white sand beach. The acreage runs from the ocean to the bay with the house set back from the beach between the ocean and the Bay. The Boathouse is surrounded by water on three sides and has a path to the sugar, white sand beach with gin clear water. Jenn Air Convection oven/microwave, Jenn-Air Stove top, Ice maker, Select Comfort California King Bed w/ down pillows and 400-count. Egyptian Cotton sheets, fabulous outdoor protected shower, DVD, VHS, Film Library, Air-conditioning, Ceiling fans throughout, lending library, Seagrass furniture, Teak chaise lounges & dining area, IKEA cabinets. 12 foot decks all around. Walk to the Pigeon Cay Beach Club with access to beach bar & outdoor dining. Use of kayaks, canoe, an... Read more
About the owner, Leslie K
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 60 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 6 days ago
Listed since : Jun 2009
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 5 reviews and 1 property
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New York City, New York
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80 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015 for a stay in February 2015
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We've spent the better part of 20 years staying on the Out Islands, and The Boathouse is really a special place. With 360 degree views of the bay and a bit of the ocean (contrary to another review, you can, in fact, see the ocean from the deck), it's almost like you're staying in a really cozy treehouse–except the bed...


West Chester, Pennsylvania
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17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014 for a stay in February 2014
people found this review helpful

My husband surprised me with a visit to the Boat House as a Christmas gift. It was a very different vacation for us as we stayed in the house all week instead of traveling. The Boat House was everything we expected and more. While you can not view the beach from inside the house, you can see and hear the... more

Salem, Oregon
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2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2012 for a stay in November 2012
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We arrived at Cat Island one week after Hurricane Sandy passed over. There was very little damage on the island. The house is small, but very efficient. It has an amazing set of glass doors everywhere... on all sides of the house. In the morning we could lay in the king size bed and watch the sunrise and in the...


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Sandman, Sounds like you really enjoyed your stay at the Boathouse. Cat Island is a special place which is still unspoiled by tourism. The people are warm and friendly, the... more

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