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Island Vacation Apartment With Stunning View

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Property Details

Updated: Sep 21, 2016
1 Bedroom, 1 Bath With Gorgeous Views And Walking Distance To Town

Leave all your worries behind and come and enjoy wonderful apartment in paradise nestled on a hillside overlooking St. George's Harbour and the historical town of St. George's (now a UNESCO world heritage site).

The 400 sq ft residence boasts many desirous features including a spacious bedroom and uncanny harbour views. Recommended for 2 but sleeps up to 4 guests, the bedroom has a queen size bed, living room has a queen pull out sofa bed with extra mattress for extra comfort. There is a TV in the living room with DVD player.

I-Pod alarm clocks provided.

Kitchen comes fully stocked with condiments, teas and coffee's.

Free WiFi available.

Bathroom has full shower (no bathtub) and all towels provided.

Outdoor patio has a gorgeous view of the harbour and the town of St. Georges. Sit back and enjoy the boats going by or even watch the ships in the harbour. This outdoor space is perfect or entertainment or a quiet night of lounging to enjoy the magical sunset or even the sunrise.

Walking distance to the town of St. George, this apartment is in a great location and perfect for the active lifestyle enthusiast or those who want to enjoy quiet serenity. St. George's offers plenty of restaurants and bars to choose from. The apartment is on the main bus route and only a few blocks away from the ferry stop.

More Details
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Recent Review

About the Owner

Faith was born and raised in Bermuda. Neil was born in England and moved to Bermuda over 17 years ago. We run three local businesses.

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Speaks: english

23 Reviews

4.5
based on 23 traveler reviews

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Beautiful Views

  • 1 of 5

This property hadn't been cleaned for months prior to our arrival. It badly needs redecorating, and serious maintenance carried out. The bed settee in the lounge (no spare mattress) needs replacing, no money in the cell phone, no batteries in the TV remotes, fridge was filthy, shower curtain mouldy, door handles falling off, no lights on the steep steps outside which was dangerous at night, bare wires outside, overgrown garden, no supplies in the laundry room etc etc. I phoned the owner she sent a cleaner within the hour, even she admitted it was a disgrace. We were promised a maintenance man, he never showed up! We didn't receive a refund for the cell phone of $25, in fact we never heard from the Management/owner again.The cottage/apartment doesn't live up to what's advertised, we were very disappointed. On a brighter note, the view was beautiful, St Georges is quaint and full of history, beaches, bars, restaurants all enjoyable, the whole island is beautiful and we will revisit at some stage, but will find better accommodation next time, which is a shame as the apartment has such potential.

  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location Location Location

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I loved staying here and can't wait until we can do it again. Reserving was a breeze and fast friendly responses to any questions. As for the rental itself..it was perfect. Beautiful water view and a quick walk down the hill to shops and great restaurants. Super easy to hop on the pink busses as well. We purchased our transportation pass at the post office and felt like pros in no time! Tobacco Bay beach is an easy 20 minute walk. When we weren't off exploring or eating we enjoyed the outdoor area soaking up the sun and enjoying the view. This rental has everything you need!! Can't wait to stay again!!!!!

  • Submitted: May 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay at Forecaster's Cottage. I'm glad you enjoyed the stunning view and explored the beautiful and historic town of St. George. We hope to have you again soon. All the best, Stacey
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Love it

  • 4 of 5

Great place. Stacey checked on us on the day we arrived and later bought us item we needed. Saw her around town and she always checked to see if we need anything. Place was great for our 5th anniversary. We went all over Bermuda. Recommend getting bus pass. Bus was great for us and we met the locals. See more that way also.

  • Submitted: May 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm so glad you enjoyed the rental and your stay in Bermuda. I hope to see you again in the future! All the best, Stacey
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Great location and ...oh...that view!

  • 4 of 5

The apartment is in the town of St. George on a small hill, with an absolutely amazing view of the waters. Its best feature for us was its walk-ability to the town (less than 5 minutes), and a network of back-country paths leading to the famed Tobacco Bay beach and Fort St. Catherine's beach. Also, the paths lead to the Railway Road Trail which we did one afternoon, walking for about 1+ hour one way to the western tip of St. George.

The apartment is very well stocked with everything you would need for your stay, recently updated mostly from IKEA, and serves well for a couple and small kids (like us). The pull-out sofa was for the children and we had the bedroom. We will definitely hope to stay at this place again if it is available. The only one downside is that there is a tall cell-phone transmitter/receiver tower at the top of the hill, but for a short stay, it didn't bother us. We found our stay very relaxing, exactly what we were looking for. Thank you again Stacey and Faith!

  • Submitted: Jan 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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good location and good view

  • 4 of 5

Nice little apartment in good location for St George'e amenities. Lovely patio to sit out on with view of the harbour. Someone was staying in the upstairs apartment and it is loud, there was just 1 person up there for some of our stay but I guess the sound is amplified, perhaps by a think ceiling. We never met the owners, they never checked if the apartment was OK for any of our stay - all was OK though, apart from noise from upstairs.

  • Submitted: Jan 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad you enjoyed the apartment and the lovely view. We try to meet everyone that stays in our rentals, but with 9 properties and busy schedules in the summer time this isn't always possible. We are sorry we didn't get to meet you. Sorry about the noise as well, the Bermuda stone lets sounds travel easily, usually our guests are more concerning. We hope to you choose us for your next Bermuda vacation and we will be sure to meet you! Thank you again for staying with us and for your feedback. Stacey Manager
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5

Wonderful apartment, awesome location

  • 5 of 5

We had an absolutely awesome time in Bermuda. We have always cruised there before and I am so glad we rented Faith's apartment this time. The apartment was clean and comfortable; it had plenty of space for my husband, my 2 kids and myself. My kids enjoyed the array of movie dvds at night when we relaxed after a day of sightseeing and swimming. Tobacco Beach is about a 20 minute walk; we went there almost every day. Our favorite restaurant was Tavern by the Sea. The bus is only a couple of minutes away. My daughter and I went to Dolphin Quest at the Dockyard; my husband and son went scuba diving at Somerset Bridge and with the company next to Grotto Bay. I strongly recommend this apartment to anyone coming to Bermuda.

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

From the Owner

We bought the house for the view. Forecaster's Cottage was built for the local forecaster. He picked this location for the vast views.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Bermuda International Airport at 3 Miles Nearest Barpub : White Horse Tavern, Wahoo's Bistro at 0.1 Miles Nearest Ferry : St. George's at 0.1 Miles Nearest Restaurant : Wahoo's Bistro, Tempest Bistro at 0.1 Miles Nearest Beach : Tobacco Bay at 0.4 Miles Car: not necessary

Availability

Rental rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer
Apr 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$175
$1,150
$4,000
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$150
$900
$2,700
 

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 10.0%

We accept Visa and MasterCard.

Cancellation policy - deposits are non-refundable.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Updated: Sep 21, 2016
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Amenities

From the Owner

Location and views. Sit out on the porch and watch the boats come in and out of the harbour.

Property Type

  • apartment

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • smoking allowed ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • Water View

Attractions

  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • museums
  • playground
  • reefs
  • restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • spelunking
  • swimming

Floor Area

  • 400 sq. ft.

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - toilet, shower

Bedrooms

  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...

Meals

  • Guests provide their own meals

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