Welcome to Goodwind House, a spacious three-bedroom villa located directly on world-famous French Leave Beach, a pristine beach renowned for its pink sand and turquoise water.
French Leave Beach is 75 yards wide and over a mile long, with only five houses on the entire length. Goodwind has an abundance of glass for sweeping beach and ocean views from all major rooms. Enjoy the shifting hues and gentle sounds of the ocean from our generous screened and shaded verandas framed by elegant stucco arches.
Goodwind House sleeps 6 in its three bedrooms. If you have a larger group, we have another house 150 feet away that you can rent along with it. Please inquire for details.
Goodwind House has a large light-filled great room with 360-degree views. All the windows open to catch the ocean breeze, and there are six ceiling fans (no air conditioner in great room). The great room includes a dining area with seating for up to 12 guests and a complete wet bar with ice-maker. There is seating for fifteen in the living area, centered on an entertainment center with flat screen TV and a separate projects/game table. The fully equipped kitchen is open to the great room for those who wish to entertain while cooking. The spacious screen porch has dining tables with seating for ten. There is also a large hammock, beloved by the children. There is an open deck towards the sea furnished with four recliners with end tables between them, and nearby, a gas grill for outdoor cooking.
Goodwind House sleeps 6 in beds in its three bedrooms. All bedrooms are air-conditioned. The upstairs master bedroom suite has a king-size four-poster bed, his and hers closets, and a large bathroom with a walk-in shower.
Downstairs are two more bedrooms, both with king beds, and two more bathrooms, one with a walk-in shower and one with a shower-tub combination. The third bedroom has a king bed. There is also a laundry room with a washer and dryer.
Amenities at Goodwind include WIFI, satellite TV, and a landline telephone for local calls. We have plenty of board games, toys, and books.
Goodwind comes with everything you need to enjoy our beautiful beach. There
are six beach chairs, a sixteen by eight foot shade house , and plenty of
beach toys. The more adventurous can explore the nearby reefs and beaches in
our three SEA KAYAKS.
Additional housekeeping optional for an extra charge.
Rental Agreement Terms and Conditions
Goodwind House, Eleuthera, Bahamas
Owner: David Goodman
Date of Agreement:
Date of Arrival:
Date of departure:
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Total Rent (U.S. Dollars only): $ plus 7.5% Bahamas Tax = (plus $1000 refundable security deposit).
The deposit of $ will be paid herewith by check or wire, or by credit card with Renter paying the credit card processing fee.
The second installment of $ will be paid by check or wire 60 days before check in by check or wire, or by credit card with Renter paying the credit card processing fee.
The $1000 security deposit will be paid 30 days from check-in via (SENSITIVE CONTENTS HIDDEN) (or credit card) for easy refundability. Owner will send an email invoice for the security deposit.
Renters from outside the United States must pay by wire transfer in US Dollars or by a check drawn on a US bank.
4021 Kiaora St.
Miami, FL, 33133
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Wells Fargo Bank
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Account holder: David Goodman
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Electricity - Owner will pay for electricity charges up to $300/week. Renter will pay for any electricity charges in excess of $300. Owner will read meter before and after stay.
Payment and Cancellations - Cancellation of or changes to your reservation must be made in writing (e-mail or fax is acceptable). If you cancel more than 90 days before your scheduled arrival, 20 percent of your total rental fee will be retained by Owner and the remainder refunded to you. If you cancel 45 to 90 days before your arrival, 50% of your total rental fee will be retained by Owner and the remainder returned to you. If your cancellation occurs less than 45 days before your arrival, 100% of your rental fee will be retained by Owner. No-shows, late arrivals, decrease in number of persons, or early departure for any reason, including but not limited to inclement weather or illness, are non-refundable. Owner recommends trip insurance to protect Renter against loss from such events. This contract becomes binding when the rent is paid. Failure to make any rental payment when due will subject your reservation to cancellation.
Damage Security Deposit - Damage deposits are fully refundable within 21 days of your departure, pending there is no breakage, damage, missing items, long distance calls charged to the house phone, electricity use in excess of the allowance, or additional clean-up necessary due to your leaving the property excessively dirty. You hereby agree to pay the owners the cleaning or replacement costs for any and all damages to the entire property which may occur as a result of you or your guest’s occupancy, excluding normal wear and tear.
The property is fully furnished, including a complete supply of bed linens and towels. Beach towels are provided. Bath towels are not to be taken to the beach. Beach chairs are provided. Patio furniture is not to be taken to the beach. Locked closets and pantries are not included in this rental. You as the Renter, agree to take all reasonable steps to ensure that your family and other guests in your party follow the rules and regulations outlined in this document.
Disclaimer - The owners of the house are in no way responsible for any personal injury or bodily harm that may occur on the property to any renter or their guests.
Capacity of House – The total number of persons allowed in the house at any one time is restricted to the number of persons scheduled and paid for in the reservation. If you wish to bring additional guests, please request this in writing and we will revise this agreement. Additional charges may apply.
Drugs and Hazardous Materials – The renter and members of his/her group are prohibited to use or bring onto the property any illegal substances, flammable fluids, explosives or items deemed hazardous to life, limb or property.
Complaints and Maintenance - The owner will make every effort to keep the premises and inventories in good working order. In the event, there is a maintenance problem; they will strive to repair the problem as soon as possible after being notified. No refund or rate adjustment will be made for unforeseen mechanical failures such as the supply of electricity, water, air conditioning, telephone, television/cable service, appliances, etc. It is the Renter’s responsibility to report any problems or damage immediately to the local property manager.
No Pets – No pets of any kind are allowed in or around the premises without written consent of the owner being granted before arrival. A pet or evidence of a pet found on the premises will cause immediate eviction, and forfeiture of Guest’s entire rent and deposit.
No Smoking – Smoking is prohibited in all interior areas of the house. Please ensure that all smoking materials are extinguished and disposed of in proper manner when smoking outdoors. Any evidence of smoking inside of the house will cause immediate eviction, and forfeiture of Guest’s entire rent and deposit.
This document becomes a binding agreement when your rental deposit is received. Please sign and return this document with all the information requested below included. Thank you.
Renter’s Signature: ___________________________
Please note check in time is 4:00 PM and Check out time is 10:00 AM. If there are other guests departing or arriving on the same day as your arrival and departure we must enforce the above hours. Thank you for your cooperation and understanding.
You will love Eleuthera, this amazing unspoiled and undiscovered island. I
love the beaches, which are spectacular and deserted, the slow pace, the
friendly people, and the complete absence of crowds. We are a rental agency that handles Eleuthera exclusively. I will send you complete information about activities, restaurants, getting around the island, etc. Every house we represent has a local owner, property manager, caretaker who will meet you upon arrival and get you settled in.