"Sweet Ting" is a charming and very romantic studio style guest cottage, located nearby the main house of "Done Reach Villa" The cottage is fully equipped with a kitchen, small dining area, living room area and a Queen size bed which is separated from the space by
a hand painted screen. Little touches such as local artwork, antique Chinese window screens, cathedral style ceiling, fully tiled floors, fans and air conditioning make this a very comfortable, homey and cozy space. A meandering walk down the path brings you to the water's edge where you can relax in the hammock, go snorkeling along the shoreline, sunbathe on the dock or kayak within minutes, to one of the most beautiful of beaches in Exuma. On Moriah Harbor Cay, you can kiteboard, swim on the north side or bonefish on the south, all within minutes. Another short meandering walk from the cottage will bring you to the sunset deck, specifically to be used by the cottage guests. From this deck you can watch the sunset in the early evening, or during the day, enjoy your morning coffee while viewing the most beautiful of views of the magnificent waters of the Exumas.
Bonefishing is available directly across from the property. You can either paddle over by kayak or if you prefer, retain the services of one of Exuma's excellent bonefish guides. There are day charters that will carry you up the incredibly beautiful chain of the Exuma Cays, where you can feed the swimming pigs, walk amongst the lizards, swim in Thunderball Grotto or romp with the nurse sharks. At the end of the day the sunset will beckon you home to "Sweet Ting" Guest Cottage.
Long-term rentals, depending on time of year, (2 or more months) are very welcome and rental fee is negotiable.
"Sweet Ting" Guest cottage is located on a 2 1/2 acre villa situated in the settlement of Hartswell. The property is on the water and from the hilltop deck, exclusively for cottage guests, you see a breathtaking view of the cays and ocean. The cottage is built into the hillside, and surrounded by plantings and trees. While the main house is located nearby, there is total privacy for cottage, with plenty of lovely flowering plants and trees surrounding the area, creating a natural screen of privacy. Guests have direct access to waterfront, kayaks and the lovely Moriah Harbor Cay, reached in minutes by kayak where you will find the most exquisite beaches in Exuma. Besides two single person kayaks, a two-person kayak has been added to the fleet. While there are decks on two sides of the cottage, many of the cottage guests enjoy walking up a short path to the hilltop deck where they enjoy morning coffee or evening cocktails while viewing the exquisite vista of Elizabeth Harbor, Man O War Cay, Moriah Harbor Cay, The Ferry and the ocean beyond. It is one of those views that can only be appreciated to the fullest extent in person. Photos do not do justice.
Bonefish are found in the area and there are guides available to lead you to them or grab a kayak and paddle across on your own.
GeorgeTown, the business center of the island, is located only 9 miles away, but there is a small convenience store located close- by. There are many restaurants located throughout the island and can be reached by car or taxi. One very lovely restaurant is only 2 miles down the road and another two, located in Little Exuma, are about 15 minutes drive. Renting a car would be advisable. The fully equipped cottage is located in a quiet part of the island with very little traffic, making it a perfect area for those early morning road walks and/or runs.
If you love peace and quiet, the beauty of nature and a bit of adventure and romance, "Sweet Ting" Guest Cottage is the place where you will find it all.