Top 12 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Eleuthera, Bahamas - Updated 2024

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Immerse yourself in a sunny, sandy, slow-paced, and picture-perfect vacation at the Caribbean’s playground, Eleuthera. Get mesmerized with its pink and white sand beaches that each carries a distinct feature. There’s the long French Leave Beach for the serious island baby, the Surfer’s Beach if you want to catch some waves and the Ten Bay Beach with shallow waters and a nearby cave. Eleuthera also boasts a healthy marine life, allowing you to swim with tropical fish and spot beautiful turtles as you explore the waters. Of course, the experience ain’t complete without having a paradise home that will cradle you in the midst of this pristine island. Check out the best of these Airbnb vacation rentals in Eleuthera, Bahamas.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on May 15, 2024.

1. Refreshing loft by the sea

If you want to get away from it all while in Eleuthera, you can rent an airy room secluded in a 3-acre (1.21-hectare) property, a few steps away from the beach. Wake up with a view of the ocean, enjoy privacy in your own wrap-around deck, chill in an outdoor grill, and have a refreshing break using the indoor and outdoor showers. Ideal for couples, solo travelers, or anyone seeking “alone” time with self or with a loved one.

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Governor's Harbor, Central Eleuthera, Bahamas
49.01 km (30.5 mi) from Glass Window Bridge
155 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire loft 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful view from the apartment
truly a special gem tommy and gail made our stay comfortable and welcoming
her dog papaya was wonderful and the view from the bed was spectacular
Cleanliness:
everything is really clean
the loft itself is very clean and cosy
the loft was clean and comfortable and the outdoor shower was divine
the accommodations were simple clean and very adequate
the place has everything you need and is very clean
Host:
our hosts are wonderful and are very helpful
our hosts were kind engaging attentive and not intrusive
we loved palafito and the hosts were lovely
you were very helpful as f
awesome hosts thanks again for having us we´ll be back for sure :-)greetings kosta & johanna
Location:
the location is amazing steps away from a beautiful beach
we found several great snorkelling spots close by as well
great location and a simple peaceful environment
this spot is in the perfect location the beach is right across the street and is absolutely magnificent
the location and the beach is perfect to relax
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2. Charming treehouse at The Current (from USD 175)

This authentic, family-owned house is made of selectively harvested Casuarina and the Cypress tree. It will “remind you of simpler time” just as how the owner intended it to be for their children. It is located in a traditional Bahamian fishing settlement known as “The Current.” When you google the place, you’ll learn that it’s one of the best diving and spearfishing locations in the country. So yes, you’re staying in a paradise within a paradise. The house, equipped with two bedrooms and two baths can accommodate up to six guests.

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Current, North Eleuthera, Bahamas
18.0 km (11.2 mi) from Glass Window Bridge
175 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there is sometimes free wifi available a the current library
the tree house is cozy accommodation with picturesque view
- a 2 minute drive from the tree house is the current library which has free wifi
the house is cozy with pretty laterns ceiling fans and comfy beds/chairs to relax in
wake up to see the most fantastic sunrise from your bed
Cleanliness:
very clean island and extremely nice locals
the water is super clean and calm
Host:
everyone was kind and helpful
james was a great host and shared all the aspects of his island
james the caretaker can help you with everything that you need
his caretaker james was the best - so friendly and responsive to any questions or needs
they are kind and extremely helpful
Location:
the location is perfect
amazing location with the sea literally on the doorstep
the location is absolutely stunning
wonderful trip - we love your location and the entire island
we loved this place for its location
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3. Cozy cottage near the beach (from USD 120)

Perfect for couples and small families, this lovely cottage gives an instant feel of a splendid vacation. It has two bedrooms with queen-sized beds, a porch, and a deck. Enjoy the serenity of the place, which is just within walking distance from the beach, and near conveniences such as airports, food stores, restaurants, and banks. Arranging a car rental as soon as you book would be best, as there is no organized public transportation on the island.

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Governor's Harbour, Central Eleuthera, Bahamas
39.8 km (24.8 mi) from Glass Window Bridge
100 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cottage 2 Beds 2 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
) the ceiling fan in the bedroom was not working
the kitchen also has some simple amenities like a coffee maker blender salt and pepper etc
the rest of the house was very comfortable without ac
the house fits the description plus the beds were comfortable and the kitchen was well equipped
the island is a pure jewel and the cottage is nice and cozy
Cleanliness:
it is clean cozy safe and well located
the cottage has a clean feel right upon entry
speaking about the house for one it is clean
the house with its tile floors new bedding and towels is comfortable and clean
there were plenty of clean towels and we were able to avail ourselves of the washing machine
Host:
juan is a great host
juan was responsive to our questions and quick with advice or solutions
care taker wayne was super helpful
great place and very helpful host
juan and his site manager wayne were very welcoming and helpful
Location:
this cute place is located just a few minutes from gbh airport
perfect location to explore the entire island
the private beach was really cute and in walking distance
the beach close to the house is beautiful
nice quiet small home near governor's harbour by car and walking distance to atlantic beach
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4. A comforting loft at the Governor's Harbour (from USD 225)

Located at downtown Governor’s Harbour, this comforting loft offers peaceful and fantastic views of the Harbour. Easy walking distance to a bakery, The Buccaneer Restaurant, and beaches. It is a newly constructed space on the upper floor, equipped with a full kitchen, a spacious bathroom with walk-in shower, and a private outside shower. The loft is fully air-conditioned with a flat-screen TV and wireless internet access. Not to mention, the classy architectural beauty of the loft with high ceilings, pine wooden floors, and Lanai door leading to the balcony. A perfect sunset view awaits!

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Governor's Harbour, Central Eleuthera, Bahamas
44.93 km (28.0 mi) from Glass Window Bridge
114 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire loft 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the loft has a nice kitchen good a/c and a beautiful modern bathroom/shower
you even have a view of the ocean from the beautiful bathroom window
very comfortable bed and accessible to lots to do on the island
Cleanliness:
the living condition is clean and lovely
the loft was sparkling clean when we arrived and had everything we needed
we watched the fishermen clean fish across the street each day and bought from them twice
very easy to find spotless and super cute
thomas's place was exactly as advertised- very pretty exceptionally clean and centrally located
Host:
thimas was absolutely a wonderful host
the host is very friendly and gave great tips for the stay
the locals are very friendly and will help with any questions
thomas was very responsive throughout our entire trip
thank you thomas for hosting us during our stay
Location:
the location is also ideal when visiting eleuthera
great placecentral and buccaneers place close by is greatrecommend it highly
it is an easy walk to the buccaneer restaurant
so many places to eat and enjoy just a short walk away
this place was as cute as the pictures appeared
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5. Studio cottage

This house is the work of art of an internationally renowned Austrian architect and his wife. Set on the idyllic island of Eleuthera, this house will leave you breathless from every corner. It has a stylish boathouse and a beautifully designed, fully furnished studio on the first floor. Enjoy a laid out garden on the cliffs for that picturesque sunset, and all the facilities you will need for a relaxing vacation: kitchenette, hotplate, toaster, mixer, coffee machine, large ice chest, outdoor shower, beach chairs, sunshade, and a Weber Outdoor Charcoal Grill. It is a studio-type cottage good for two guests.

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Central Eleuthera, Bahamas
39.51 km (24.6 mi) from Glass Window Bridge
36 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
christl has nice cushions for the seats; so comfortable
Cleanliness:
the cottage is clean and beautiful
there is no mold/mildew smell like most places in bahamas have and its extremely clean
Host:
christl and dieter are excellent hosts and share an amazing property overlooking the cliffs
christl and dieter are superb hosts
christl and her husband dieter were the most gracious hosts and were very helpful
christl and dietr were friendly accommodating and responsive
the view is stunning and both the hosts made ourselves feel at home
Location:
christl's place is absolutely amazing: great views a beautiful garden with wonderful snorkelling at your doorstep
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6. Luxurious beachfront villa

Want a taste of Italian while in the Bahamas? This beachfront villa will spoil you. It is a brand new Italian-designed house situated on a beautiful Carribean Beach, 3 miles (4.82 km) from the beautiful village of Tarpum Bay. The 2,800-square meter villa is yours to enjoy. It has two main bedrooms with direct access to the outdoor patio, the beach, and a beautiful sea view. Enjoy your master suite with a king-sized bed, complete with a private bathroom with a glass shower and tub with hot tub bath. Invite your friends over! This property can accommodate up to seven people.

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Tarpum Bay, South Eleuthera, Bahamas
66.96 km (41.7 mi) from Glass Window Bridge
51 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire villa 4 Beds 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 7

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wi-fi was great and all the numerous movie channels
the beds were very comfortable the clothes washer/dryer worked (website hidden by airbnb) well as dishwasher
the kitchen was also nicely equipped with lots of appliances and there was lots of tableware and silverware
Cleanliness:
its comfy well equipped clean and the beach and hot tub are amazing
Host:
i can confidently recommend this property and host
the people are nice and friendly
the local hosts for the house are extremely kind and helpful
this house is amazing the beach is amazing great communication with the owners house management was wonderful
the bahamians are the nicest people so polite friendly and helpful
Location:
the location on the island of eleuthera is ideal
great location the house was perfect
awesome place awesome location awesome beach
we normally like to travel to new places and don't normally return to a location
it was calm most days and we enjoyed suping and kayaking
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7. Cozy hilltop cottage (from USD 195)

How about staying on a hilltop cottage at the outskirts of Governor’s Harbour? Get up close to the world famous Twin Coves Beach, which is just a five-minute walk away. This beach is famous for its powdery pink sand that you can find only in Eleuthera. Use the sun deck near the cottage or enjoy the view of garden and fruit trees on site. The cottage has one bedroom and one bath, good for three guests.

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Governor's Harbour, Central Eleuthera, Bahamas
43.47 km (27.1 mi) from Glass Window Bridge
54 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cottage is small but it has all the amenities you need to stay comfortable
it had wifi tv with netflix the bathroom was nice and the decoration of the house was delightful
Cleanliness:
the place was clean and comfortable
everything there is clean and well equipped
it a beautiful guest house very nice quant beautiful landscape clean and cozy space felt like home
the cottage was clean and provided everything you need for a comfortable stay at the island
fast response; very friendly and hospital; clean place surrounded by a wonderful garden
Host:
the host was really nice to pick us up at governors harbor airport
theresa is the perfect host
theresa was an excellent host
thank you theresa for being an excellent and friendly host
always friendly and ready for a nice conversation
Location:
perfect location as everything is near by
wonderful location in an idyllic garden
the location couldn’t be better
this little corner of paradise is an excellent value for a quiet vacation in the bahamas
thanks to theresa we could arrive quickly and safely from the airport to the place of accommodation
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8. Seabeach Cottage (from USD 130)

If Tarpum Bay is your bet, book this cottage without fret. It’s perfect for solo travelers and a family of four, planning to stay in Eleuthera. You’ll find the surroundings very peaceful, with the sound of waves cradling you to sleep at night. You can have access to as many beaches as you want from the island; one guest enjoyed 15 beaches in one visit! There’s free Wifi, daily amenities in the kitchen, and beach essentials including beach towels, beach chairs, snorkel equipment, and a charcoal grill. Groceries and restaurants are nearby to add to your convenience.

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Tarpum Bay, South Eleuthera, Bahamas
66.7 km (41.5 mi) from Glass Window Bridge
6 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the view from the living room is just stunning: turquoise water and palm trees
very clean cottage and had all daily amenities in the kitchen
almost everything is provided for you-beach towels comfortable beach chairs snorkel equipment charcoal grill
Host:
excellent communication with camilla and she was very responsive to all our needs
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9. Beachfront cottage at Bird Point Beach (from USD 636)

Not far from the famous Tippy’s Restaurant, those beautiful paradise cottage is a preferred getaway for couples and solo wanderers. It has a private beachfront deck, infinity-edge pool, direct beach access, and a peaceful retreat wherever you look. It is owned by superhost Tom who promises panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean and an experience-of-a-lifetime at the world famous Bird Point Beach. Think about pink sand beach by day and outrageous sunsets and star gazing by night.

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Central Eleuthera, Bahamas
48.31 km (30.1 mi) from Glass Window Bridge
53 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cottage 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful ocean view superb pool and access
views beside the beach with an amazing pool and with every single detail inside the house
Cleanliness:
very clean and comfortable house
the beach behind the house is clean and private
it’s beautiful clean and stylish - almost brand new
the home is extremely clean and is exactly as it is listed
the cottages are new clean and have everything that you need and more
Host:
everybody is so friendly
we received excellent response and service from the local staff whenever we needed any help
our host tarictia is amazing
rhonda the manager of the three villas was fantastic and very helpful
Location:
the location was perfect
amazing property and location
absolutely luxury in a beautiful location
the pool is amazing the location is amazing
) as far as snorkeling goes there are lots of great places
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10. Stunning beachfront cottage with ocean views

Enjoy a peaceful stay in this secluded and romantic cottage ideal for couples on a getaway adventure for honeymoons or anniversary celebrations. Small friend groups and families of three members are welcome to stay in this tropical escape as well, complete with a masters’ bedroom which opens up to a spectacular ocean view. Guests will also find a two-seater dining table, a kitchenette where they can make their own meals. One of the best features of this property is that it has a private walkway to the Pink Sands Beach. There’s also a beachfront patio where guests can just enjoy the sunset views after a long day exploring the island.

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Bahamas
47.66 km (29.7 mi) from Glass Window Bridge
29 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire cottage 2 Beds 3 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
jane’s place is very clean and beautiful view
Host:
amanda the property manager was extremely friendly knowledgeable and helpful
jane's friend joy was really helpful when we had a minor issues with the water
we have experienced jane as very supportive polite and responsive host
Location:
jane's place is absolutely perfect
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11. Cozy villa with vibrant outdoor patio (from USD 145)

Experience convenience and a comfortable stay in this stunning villa, decked with a king-sized bed, a sofa, and kitchen access. Guests can prepare food in this fully-equipped kitchen with a small island and cooking appliances. One of the best parts of this accommodation is the outdoor patio with a four-seater dining table for romantic outdoor dinners with your loved ones or fellow travelers. The property is walking distance to the beach and is a great spot for those who really just want to be close to the sun, sand, and fun.

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Spanish Wells, St George's Cay, Bahamas
19.22 km (12.0 mi) from Glass Window Bridge
119 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cottage 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
you will love this colorful cottage with so many wonderful flowers in the backyard and a refreshing outdoor shower
Cleanliness:
what a treat a true getaway in a beautiful clean well decorated small home
it is beautifully laid out very clean and fully equipped for cooking and grilling
we never used the indoor shower although it was spotlessly clean
Host:
russ and jade were quick to answer any questions and julie the caretaker was absolutely lovely
russ and jade are wonderful hosts
everyone on the island were extremely friendly and helpful
jade and russ were very attentive and helpful throughout our entire stay
everybody was very friendly to us also and we felt 100% save
Location:
the location is perfect
it was also incredibly close to the gorgeous beach on spanish wells
easy walk or bike to the beach which is lovely
the beaches were beautiful and the casita was located in a great spot that is close to everything
we loved the outdoor shower and the 5 minute walk to the beach
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12. Comfy and fully equipped house

This house is complete with all the works! It is fully furnished with a comfortable queen-size bed in the bedroom, a pull-out sofa in the living room, a full kitchen, and a strong Wifi connection. Paradise is just a stone throw’s away from this home — a three-minute walk to the beach, a place for great fishing, kayaking, and of course, swimming! Palm tree garden and ocean views will also greet you every morning. Good for solo and group travelers.

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Central Eleuthera, Bahamas
36.33 km (22.6 mi) from Glass Window Bridge
45 reviews  
Entire cottage 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Dive into paradise

I don’t want to keep you for too long because I know at this point, all you want to do is dive into paradise. So go ahead and splurge for Eleuthera. Every cent is worth it in these accommodations. The best decision you can ever make as far as “living your life” goes.

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Carmela Ann Santos is a freelance writer and a licensed teacher from the Philippines. Her top destinations would include any place with a clear view of cloud formations and peaceful waters. She...Read more

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