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The Great Escape

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Overview
3 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
6 guests
7 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
The Great Escape is a fabulous three bedroom beach house, in a private setting in the heart of Hope Town. Minutes from the ferry dock and public dock where boats can be moored (Lower Dock). Steps from the glorious Atlantic Beach which runs all along the back of Hope Town and up to the North End. Moments from all grocery stores, restaurants, art galleries and shops in Hope Town. Buy your fresh bread at Vernon's, your take-away lobster dinner from Munchies and get your coffee from the Coffee House - all on the same block as the Great Escape. Open and light inside, with sea breezes and the sounds of ocean waves flowing through the house. A/C and ceiling fans for the warm summers. Large outdoor decking for daytime relaxing on outside sofas, chairs and hammocks. Upper decking with unrivalled ...The Great Escape is a fabulous three bedroom beach house, in a private setting in the heart of Hope Town. Minutes from the ferry dock and public dock where boats can be moored (Lower Dock). Steps from the glorious Atlantic Beach which runs all along the back of Hope Town and up to the North End. Moments from all grocery stores, restaurants, art galleries and shops in Hope Town. Buy your fresh bread at Vernon's, your take-away lobster dinner from Munchies and get your coffee from the Coffee House - all on the same block as the Great Escape. Open and light inside, with sea breezes and the sounds of ocean waves flowing through the house. A/C and ceiling fans for the warm summers. Large outdoor decking for daytime relaxing on outside sofas, chairs and hammocks. Upper decking with unrivalled views to the candy stripped light-house, perfect for sundowners with a view! Fully equipped with oven, microwave, coffee machine, barbq for cooking, TV, cable and Apple TV for indoor entertainment and beach towels, beach chairs, travel rug and cooler for a great day relaxing on the beach. These rates are for the two upstairs bedrooms with king size beds. The third bedroom with twin beds will be locked unless you request its use. The extra bedroom will be $500/week.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Pets allowed for $250 non-refundable pet fee.
Bathrooms
3 Full baths
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About the Owner
Ingrid E
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:89%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:February 2015
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Reviewed October 10, 2016

The great escape is a beautiful home. We visited with my two children and mother. The home has stairs to enter and a flight of stairs to reach the top two bedrooms, including the master. We were allowed to chose the two rooms we wanted...More

Date of stay: June 2016
Thank beetravling
Reviewed February 9, 2016

My husband, 3 year old child, and I had the best family holiday to date at the gorgeous Great Escape! The house is perfectly located in Hope Town, only a few minutes walk from a wonderful coffee shop, grocery stores, water front restaurants, bars, and...More

Date of stay: November 2015
Thank Claire N
Reviewed January 11, 2016

The Great Escape is a gorgeous house situated perfectly a few minutes stroll from the beach and all the amenities of Hopetown. Really enjoyed the beachy-decor of the house, which had everything necessary for entertaining ourselves at home (including WIFI better than home!). The owner...More

Date of stay: December 2015
2  Thank Addie84
Reviewed December 29, 2015

Another great stay at the Great Escape - it felt like coming home. The owners, Ingrid and Kirsten, are lovely and went out of their way to make sure we felt welcomed, introducing us to locals and giving us inside knowledge of the events going...More

Date of stay: December 2015
1  Thank EnRoute8
Reviewed June 20, 2015 via mobile

The house, aesthetically, is exactly as advertised. The amenities are mostly, as well- although, the wireless did not work at all and nor did the stove. The location is nice and within walking distance of beaches and the small town. That being said, when we...More

Date of stay: June 2015
2  Thank Lori W
elliblack, VR Owner at The Great Escape, responded to this reviewResponded June 21, 2015

We are very sorry that you had issues during your stay at The Great Escape. We will try to make the information about the third bedroom clearer for guests in the future. As stated in the information on Flipkey, the price for the week includes...More

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Reviewed May 17, 2015

The Great Escape was the prefect house on the perfect island. The house is beautiful, relaxing, and comfortable. The veranda was the ideal place to read for hours and was always breezy and cool. I haven't slept in such a comfortable bed in ages. The...More

Date of stay: May 2015
1  Thank erinUN
Reviewed March 9, 2015

We spent Christmas and New Years here as a couple with other two friends and would highly recommend it - we plan to go back again this year. The Great Escape is extremely well located on the island, and you can hear the sea from...More

Date of stay: December 2014
1  Thank EnRoute8
Reviewed March 8, 2015

We stayed at the Great Escape in September, which was a fairly quiet month for the island. Some businesses are on their annual break but there is still plenty to do and see. The house is in a perfect location--a short two-minute walk from the...More

Date of stay: September 2014
1  Thank matthilein
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Air Conditioning
Alarm Clock
Balcony
Grill
Blender
Ceiling Fans
Suitable For Children Under 5
Deck
Freezer
Refrigerator
Internet Access
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Ocean Views
Patio
Porch
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Water Views
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Great Escape

The Great Escape is able to accommodate up to 6 guests. See all property details.

The Great Escape has 3 bathrooms available. See all property details.

The Great Escape has 3 bedrooms available. See all property details.

Stays at The Great Escape must last at least 7 nights. See all property details.