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Our front patio
Our front patio
View from the dock
View of the bay
View from the gazebo and sundeck
Our beach, dock, gazebo and sundeck
Guests having a fun day on Moriah Cay
Front of the property with low tide
Guest paddle-boarding in front of our gazebo.
Bonefishing in front of the property with Charlie.
Bonefishing in front of the property with Charlie
The Bone fishing in Exuma is awesome, Let Charlie be your guide.
Kitesurfing between Man-O-War Cay and Moriah Cay
Kitesurfing between Man-O-War Cay and Moriah Cay
Guest enjoying a kayak ride back from Man-O-War Cay.
Guests enjoying a kayak trip from Man-O-War Cay and Moriah Cay National Park.
Enjoying a light afternoon snack by our gazebo and sun deck.
Beach on man-o-war cay
Cool off after basting in the sun by our gazebo and sun deck.
View of the bay from our gazebo and sun deck.
One of our rental boat
One of our rental boat
One of our rental boat
Guest preparing lunch on our BBQ grill
Guests enjoying a late lunch under our gazebo and sun deck
Our rental car
Our rental car
Our rental truck
Guests on their way to Man-O-War Cay and Moriah Cay National Park
Entrance to the property
Exploring in front of the property.
Kitesurfing in front the property
Relaxing in front of the property with low tide.
Kayaking in front of the property
Back from bonefishing
Beach on Mariah Cay
Bonefishing in front of the property
Guests on their way to Man-o-War Cay and  Moriah Cay National park
Some of our guests on Moriah Cay
Watching the sunrise from our  property
Our guests returning from George Town, Grocery shopping
Don't everybody wish they could fly, Moriah Cay,  Exuma Bahamas.
One of the many beaches on Moriah Cay
Moriah Cay National Park
Relax, Relax, Moriah Cay National Park
Exploring one of the many beaches on Mariah Cay
Only in Exuma, Moriah Cay National Park
Welcome to Moriah Cay National Park.
Dinning and Living Room
Bed Room # 2
Kitchen
Bed Room # 1
kitchen
Bath Room
View from our front patio
Catch your own dinner
Catch your own dinner
Catch your own dinner
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Villa -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Great Exuma, Out Islands, Bahamas

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Dave K
Lymington, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
13 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“This is an outstanding rental in a stunning location.”
Reviewed February 8, 2017 for a stay in January 2017
1
person found this review helpful

We decided on this property after reading the wonderful reviews below. I can't really add much that hasn't already been said. We used the car, the kayaks and went on two half-day guided Bone Fishing trips with the owner Charlie, in his 15' Boston Whaler.
The fishing was great, my non-fishing wife came out on one of the four-hour trips and loved it. You could easily spend your whole vacation enjoying the property and it's amazing surroundings but if you do venture out Forbes Hill Beach and Tropic of Cancer Beach, on little Exuma, are stunning.

Charlie, the owner, lives close to the rental and works tirelessly to ensure everything is perfect - and it was - Thank you!

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Austin, Texas
Reviewed January 10, 2017 for a stay in December 2016

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Lori B
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“We had a fabulous stay in our Bay View Villa!”
Reviewed December 1, 2016 for a stay in November 2016
3
people found this review helpful

We loved our stay at Bay View. The rental unit was perfect for my family of four. The place was wonderfully clean and simple - very comfortable for vacation living. The outdoor set up is fantastic as well, with a great patio off the house, the paviollion on the water and a sweet little beach. The property owner, Charlie, and his family were very nice and accommodating. Being able to rent a vehicle and boat from Charlie, on a daily basis, was a great bonus.

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Liked best: It was a beautiful spot on the water.
Liked least: Lack of recycling on the island.
Traveling group: Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway People with disabilities
Older travelers Families with young children
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Robbie V
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Unbelievable”
Reviewed October 4, 2016 for a stay in October 2016
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This is absolute paradise. Charlie is a gracious and caring host. We have already planned another trip with the family but have to go back before then because I can't wait to see it and experience it again.

Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Laurie331...
Brooks, Georgia
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“ABSOLUTELY AMAZING!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!”
Reviewed October 3, 2016 for a stay in October 2016
1
person found this review helpful

No better place on earth than right here. If I could give 10 stars I would. Pictures do not do this place justice at all!!!! Charlie has the most incredible place on earth!!!!! Accommodations were refreshing and clean and the views were out of this world. I have never felt so at home anywhere as I did here. Learning to drive on the wrong side was no big deal at all so it allowed us to explore the island and going into town was easy and the locals were so inviting and friendly. We will be back over and over. Thank you Charlie for everything!!!!!

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Liked best: The View
Liked least: Nothing honestly
Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children Large groups
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Kari H
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Our Dream Honeymoon!”
Reviewed September 25, 2016 for a stay in September 2016
2
people found this review helpful

My husband and I stayed at Bay View Unit 1 all last week for our belated honeymoon. We both agree this is the BEST vacation experience we've ever had, hands down! Charlie is an amazing host! He is so very welcoming, helpful and giving. He picked us up from the airport and showed us around town, taking us straight to the local markets so that we could walk into our unit with some groceries. He also emailed us a map outlining all the wonderful things to do and see around the island, including places to eat and beach entrances. However, once we got to Charlie's place, we didn't want to leave! The unit itself was immaculately clean and well maintained. The views from the living room and bedroom were spectacular...the bay is in your backyard, surrounded by palm trees. Charlie assured us he was right around the corner should we need anything at all, and he truly was. Charlie shared with us exotic treats right from his own yard, including guavas, sugar cane, dilly fruit, sugar apples, coconut and giant avocados! The best part of all was when Charlie took us fishing to celebrate our first anniversary. He knew just where to go for bonefish, snapper, and even lobster. My husband was able to spear lobster for our anniversary dinner, which we had along with grouper that I caught. It was so much more than I ever expected to receive from a host.
Charlie has rental cars and a boat for your use whenever you do decide to venture out, which we found to be super convenient.
Charlie also provides kayaks which you can take across the bay to a beautiful, secluded beach.
Bay View Rentals offers privacy and seclusion unattainable at bigger resorts.
If you're looking for a relaxing, laid back vacation with the most helpful host you could ask for, Bay View is for you! We cannot recommend it more highly; we will DEFINITELY be back next year!

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schneider...
virginia beach, va
Level 2 Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Amazing place!”
Reviewed August 31, 2016 for a stay in August 2016
1
person found this review helpful

Just returned from 8 nights with my husband and 2 children and I wish we were still there! The house was spotless and very clean upon our arrival. I do not think there is a better view or location on the Island. The amazing transformation of the sandbar infront of the property during low tide is a magical site to see.vwe saw lemon sharks, nurse sharks and sting rays right infront of house! We explored, swam, snorkeled, fished, used kayaks and rented the boat. My son caught his first fish with the help of Charlie who took him to a fishing spot and now he is hooked! Charlie is a wonderful host and takes great pride in his lovely rental on the water! I feel like we made a friend in Charlie and his wife during our stay. Thank you Charlie for a wonderful vacation!

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