The Yellow House
The Yellow House is a large and elegant home, designed in the Bahamian Colonial style, with living areas that open out to gracious wrap-around verandas, and a private swimming pool and outdoor dining area that offers the serenity of island life.
The ground floor features the great room and dining room, decorated with understated sophistication.
The kitchen is large and modern, featuring stainless steel appliances and a custom-designed island – perfect for entertaining. There is also a guest powder room on this level, as well as a separate utility room, equipped with a washer and dryer.
There are four bedrooms in Yellow House. The ground floor bedroom contains two twin beds that can easily convert to a king. There is a full, en-suite bathroom attached to this room.
There are three additional bedrooms on the second floor, including two with king beds and one with two double beds and a day bed.
A private balcony from one of the king-sized rooms offers breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean. The other two second-floor bedrooms share a balcony and views of lovely lush landscaping. All bedrooms have en-suite bathrooms.
Yellow House is fully air conditioned with amenities including wireless internet, flat-screen Cable TV, and multi-region DVD player, with DVD library.
There is a gas grill and al-fresco dining area on the ground floor wrap-around veranda, and a roof-top deck that provides a spacious setting for enjoying spectacular sunsets and sweeping views of the ocean. As with all Governor’s Collection properties, beach towels, beach chairs and umbrella and several small coolers/cooler bags are included with the rental of this property.
It is an 8-minute walk (or 3-minute golf-cart ride in our 6+ seat electric golf cart) down the hill to famous French Leave Beach, a mile-long crescent of pink sand that has been ranked in the top 20 of the world. A 5-minute walk (2-minute golf cart ride) in the other direction takes you to the village of Governor’s Harbour.
We love the Yellow House!
Had so much fun carting to and from French Leave Beach. Eleuthera has beyond welcoming and Bob & Kathy are excellent hosts – always available and willing to help with anything! Hope to be back soon!
Chris, Kammi, Fred, Felix and Fletcher Lohne