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Kokomo - Beachfront Home

Overview

Property Details

Updated: Sep 27, 2016
House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6-8)

Ahhh...Kokomo in the Bahamas...dig your toes into warm, pink sand, laze by the azure blue water and feel the tropical breeze as you lay in the hammock or move to the rhythm of island life. Get here fast then take it slow. Kokomo is a comfortable home right on the beach. A large upper deck for sunning, lower shade deck with hammocks. Kayaks plenty of snorkeling equipment and toys to provide beach fun for all ages.

This home allows good privacy for 2 couples. Two bedrooms have king size beds, third bedroom has twin beds and bunk beds. All linens, dishes, beach towels, etc. are provided. Just bring your personal items. The snorkeling is fantastic with great reefs within easy swimming distance from shore. Very private area on 600 feet of beach. Additionally, the home is equipped with a 15,500 Kwh propane gas generator. It is powerful enough to run the whole house including the two large Air conditioning units. This will make the islands frequent power outages unnoticeable.

Keywords: House, Villa

More Details
  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided

Recent Review

About the Owner

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Speaks: english

10 Reviews

4.9
based on 10 traveler reviews

5

Wonderful relaxing week.

  • 5 of 5

We stayed 1 week at the Kokomo house, and plan to return. The home is spacious, had everything we needed. We rented a car for the week which was arranged by Sandy the owner. Everything went as planned. The home is on the Atlantic side of the island, so the water was a little rougher than the Caribbean side of the island. You can swim or snorkel or play on the kayaks. The beach in front of kokomo is also long enough to take a nice evening walk. We went on a fishing charter with captain Paul with Captain Joe out of Davis Marina, caught several fish including a Mahi-Mahi. Make sure you go to 10 bay beach. Lighthouse beach was nice, but the road there was very rocky. The people of Eleuthra are very very nice. Food is expensive from US prices.

  • Submitted: May 31, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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1 0
Naperville, IL
5

Best. Vacation. Ever.

  • 5 of 5

Hard to put into words how great our week at Kokomo was. The beach and the patio overlooking the water was amazing. Plenty of toys to keep the whole family entertained: kayaks, snorkeling, beach toys, boogie boards, etc. Great place for kids with lot's of games and activities inside as well. House is a bit old and decor inside dated, but with that beach and location, who cares. We brought plenty of food with us and cooked at home most nights. You can survive off food from local grocery, but very expensive. Bring frozen meat with you! Tippy's was the best place to eat out. You have to make the hour drive south to Lighthouse Beach, unbelievable. Be sure and rent an SUV. Had a great time exploring this wonderful island. Will definitely be back! We loved the dogs that visited also.

  • Submitted: Feb 8, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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2 0
Florida
5

TOTAL BLISS AT KOKOMO

  • 5 of 5

As soon as we arrived at KOKOMO I felt the stress and worries of everyday living just melt away. We vaca'd with a Community couple and although the house is set-up as 2 individual living quarters, we all seemed to only use the beachfront kitchen that went directly out to massive cement veranda with that stunning Mermaid sculpture.

We shopped, dived, snorkeled, kayaked, prepared scrumptious dinners, ate out locally, got to meet the Owners that I'd been e'ing for tips, etc. Fabulous couple.

If you go, there's a perfect, pristine beach as you leave KOKOMO and head out to Queens Highway, it has a sign on the left that reads: CrocoMama (next to old Military Base) and the beaches are literally the most gorgeous we've ever seen and we've been to many, many beaches.

The Owner equipped the house with everything you could possibly want; literally. It was SO MUCH BETTER than staying at a hotel. We loved the privacy and our own run of the beach and 2 dogs that show up faithfully to be fed and you could tell they loved their lifestyle....who wouldn't?

We're telling all our friends and may possibly be back to KOKOMO. It is just the perfect place to wind down

and forget all the busy. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!

  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2014
  • Stayed: Nov 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Grapevine, Texas
5

Picture Perfect

  • 5 of 5

We were looking for the perfect place for a family vacation as well as our 25th wedding anniversary and we found our slice of heaven at Kokomo. After seeing the photos we decided we wanted to renew our vows on the beach. I cant express in words how "picture perfect" it was. Not often do you find a property that is everything as described, but Kokomo is. The beach is breath taking and we hardly ever saw anyone else in 7 days. We snorkeled everyday right off our beach and it was like an aquarium. We were impressed by not only the quantity of equipment such as snorkels, fishing gear and kayaks, but the superior quality. We have a 19yr and 14 yr old boy and they were never bored. There is as much or as little to do as you want. The house has everything you need and much more. The towels were superior quality and plenty of them, kitchen was nicely equipped even down to cookbooks. We never were concerned about water quality because there is a filtration system at both kitchen sinks. Even the day it rained, we raided the games closet and played several games we had never even heard of and had a blast. Sandy, the property owner is fabulous. She answered all our questions prior to arrival and even called to see how we were once we arrived. There are plenty of resources to use in the house to determine your adventures. We loved the "Big White Book" which is filled with information on the local restaurants, excursion activities, bars, events and much more. I think Sandy has thought of everything to make your stay wonderful. Stanton, the caretaker met us at the airport with a huge smile and the keys to the house and our rental car. Our first stop was his daughter's restaurant, "Sweet Dreams". From the outside it looks just like a little house but the food was some of the best we had.His customer service as is everyone's on the island impeccable. They go out of their way to help you. Even the grocery store stayed open late the day we arrived so that we could shop. If you are looking for the resort life filled with high adventures, gifts shops on every corner and some stranger fighting you for a place on the beach, this isn't' the place but if you are looking a beautiful fully equipped home to enjoy the majestic pink sand beach and snorkeling right off of your back porch then book NOW! We can't wait to return.

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Honesty

  • 5 of 5

During our planning for next years vacation, we came across Kokomo beach house. After sending emails back and forth to Sandy, we decided to send a deposit for the month of February. Unfortunately our plans fell through. We notified Sandy immediately, who said no problem and promptly returned our deposit. I can only imagine how frustrated we made Sandy feel, but I want to thank her for her patience and honesty. I hope in the future we have a chance to stay at your a lovely place..

  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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6 1
Republic, Missouri
5

WOW!

  • 5 of 5

Wow is all I can say. My wife and I stayed there for a week and it was like a dream the minute you walked in. Absolutely stunning views, house and Island. Bring your flip flops and your bathing suit and maybe something appropriate for Tippys and you are set--the house has everything else. The owners were nearby in the guest house but never saw them--wish e could have introduced ourselves and told them how lovely the Kokomo house is. The island was amazing, the people were super nice and the beaches were breathtaking. Just being the two of us we rarely even went to the other half of the house--except to do laundry which was very nice to have that available. The outside shower is the only shower I needed while my wife preferred the indoor bathroom. Overall, the best place on the island! ThankS and see you again...hopefully soon!!

  • Submitted: May 16, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Governor's Harbour (GHB) at 16 Miles Nearest Barpub : Tippys at 3 Miles Nearest Ferry : Governor's Harbour at 5 Miles Nearest Motorway : Queens Highway at 2 Miles Nearest Beach : Deck overhangs the beach (see pictures) Car: recommended

Other Activities: kayaking, shelling, fishing, volleyball and swinging in the hammock, spear fishing, bone fishing

Availability

Rental rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer/Fall
Aug 1 2016 - Dec 14 2016
7 night minimum stay
$256
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter/Holiday
Dec 15 2016 - Jan 1 2017
7 night minimum stay
$428
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter/spring 17
Jan 2 2017 - Jul 31 2017
7 night minimum stay
$285
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer/Fall
Aug 1 2017 - Dec 13 2017
7 night minimum stay
$256
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter/Holiday
Dec 14 2017 - Dec 1 2018
7 night minimum stay
$427
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Rates shown are for 2 guests

If you ask us to we will put a 24hr. "hold" on an available week Once you tell us you are sending a deposit, we will put a 5 working day hold on the week to allow time for your deposit to arrive. Your deposit is fully refundable with 45 days written notice. The price quoted on our website is the total price. There are no other taxes, fees, or extra charges.

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Amenities

Property Type

  • house

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic

General

  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Dialup Access
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Safe
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games ...
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Pool Table ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...

Suitability

  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront
  • Waterfront

Attractions

  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • reefs
  • restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • shelling
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • spelunking
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Floor Area

  • 3000 sq. ft.

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - toilet, combination tub/shower
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet, combination tub/shower

Bedrooms

  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 king
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king, Large bedroom with fantastic view of the ocean
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single, 2 bunk bed, Twins can be made into a king with a memory foam topper
  • King size beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (2), Bunk Beds (2)

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Sailboat
  • Small Cooler
  • Terrace
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 7 bicycles

Meals

  • Guests provide their own meals

Learn more about this vacation rental at the owner's website

Notes:

  • Since we started having guest at Kokomo in 1993 we have listened to our guests and done our best to provide all the amenities to make you happy. Snorkeling gear, toys, bikes, kayaks, pool table, volleyball court, hammocks and lots of games, etc. Wi-Fi, stereo, land line phone and a Magic Jack phone for long distant calls. We will do our best to make your adventure to Kokomo one that you will want to tell your friends about and repeat in years to come. Additionally, we have installed a 15.5K Kwh propane gas generator. It is automatic and powerful enough to run the whole house and both air conditioners. We have city water and a reverse osmosis system on two sinks for good drinking water.

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