A former remote fishing outpost, this island has been transformed into a unique private haven for those seeking authentic barefoot luxury
Accommodating up to 28 guests throughout four individual villas, Over Yonder Cay private island provides an unrivalled experience for all ages. This paradise island situated in Bahamas’ Exuma Chain has 72 acres of unsurpassed beauty.
Guests can all enjoy spending time together in one of the many common areas, indulging in a sunset dinner in the Beach Pavilion, before retreating to the privacy of their own villa.
Enjoying a privileged location on top of the hill, Meridian House features a stunning conservatory with a grand piano, a 12-seater cinema room, a state-of-the-art gym, and spa facilities including a sauna, steam room, massage suite, and beauty salon. Outdoors there is a wraparound infinity pool, a Jacuzzi and a spacious covered terrace with dining and lounge areas. Up to eight guests can be accommodated in the four bedrooms – one master suite with a spacious en-suite bathroom, dressing room, viewing tower and private garden, and three guest suites with en-suite facilities and private terraces and courtyards.
A few steps from Whale Bone Beach, Villa West Sands capitalises on its beachside location with outdoor dining and lounging spaces on a covered terrace, along with a fire pit and Jacuzzi. Indoors there is an open-plan lounge, dining and kitchen space and four bedrooms, sleeping up to eight guests. The master suite boasts expansive ocean views and a wraparound balcony, the guest suite also has a balcony as well as a private lounge area, and the two ground floor guest bedrooms are well appointed, sharing a Hollywood bathroom.
From its elevated position looking out over the Exuma Sound, Villa East Cove boasts a private beach as well as a three-tiered infinity swimming pool and a Jacuzzi. There are extensive outdoor lounge and dining areas for relaxation and socialising. Indoors, there is an open-plan lounge, dining and kitchen area, a media room, and four bedrooms, sleeping six to eight guests. The master and guest suites both feature wraparound balconies, whilst the guest bedrooms are ideal for families with a queen bed and single loft bed in each, and a shared Hollywood bathroom.
Finally, located on the southern tip of the island, Villa South Point is flanked by shallow waters teeming with aquatic life, enjoys spectacular views of sunrise and sunset. Outdoors there is a covered terrace with a Jacuzzi and a fire pit, as well as lounge and dining areas. Indoors, the villa features an open-plan lounge, dining and kitchen area, as well as a games room. Up to six guests can be accommodated across a master suite with balcony access and two guest bedrooms with a shared Hollywood bathroom.
Guests have complimentary access to the island’s boats and equipment including crewed motorboats for fishing, scuba diving, snorkelling, crewed sailing yachts, jet-skis, underwater sea scooters and a range of inflatables, kitesurfing, windsurfing, paddle boarding, kayaking, wakeboarding, and water skiing.
Golf lovers will be delighted to try the unique nine-hole par-three golf course, while tennis enthusiasts will enjoy the floodlit court and volleyball players can gather on the beach. What is more, hikers have a great choice of pathways to explore.
Guests can dock their yachts in the deep water marina available for their exclusive use.
All meals and drinks are included in the rental fee and menus are tailored to the group’s personal preferences in advance of arrival.
MERIDIAN HOUSE 1 x master suite – double bed, dressing room, en-suite bathroom with Jacuzzi bathtub, treatment room, sauna, steam shower, viewing tower, and private garden 3 x guest suite – double bed, en-suite bathroom, and private terrace & courtyard
VILLA WEST SANDS First Floor: 1 x master suite – double bed, lounge area, en-suite bathroom with Jacuzzi bathtub, and private wraparound balcony 1 x guest suite with double bed, lounge area, en-suite bathroom, and private balcony Ground Floor: 2 x guest bedroom with double bed and shared bathroom
VILLA EAST COVE First Floor: 1 x master suite with king-size bed, en-suite bathroom, and shared wraparound balcony 1 x guest suite queen-size bed, en-suite bathroom, and shared wraparound balcony Ground Floor: 2 x guest bedroom with queen size bed + single loft bed and shared bathroom
VILLA SOUTH POINT 1 x master suite with king-size bed, en-suite bathroom, and balcony access 2 x guest bedroom with single bed and shared bathroom
With so much to do at Over Yonder Cay, it may be hard to imagine ever leaving our island paradise during your stay. However, our local area has a wonderful selection of attractions to tempt you to explore the Exumas Chain, many as close as 15 minutes away by boat.
The island's fleet of fast and comfortable watercraft includes a 31 ft (9.5 m) Jupiter Marine centre console, a robust 28 ft (8.5 m) Panga and a jet-propelled SAFE boat, which can access the shallowest of waters. Our local Bahamian guides have a wealth of experience and knowledge of the surrounding waters.
To explore further afield, take to the sky for a seaplane tour to a remote sand spit for a picnic and beach party or visit the legendary Norman's Cay and its sunken seaplane wreck.
Over Yonder Cay is located in the Exuma Chain in the southern part of The Bahamas, just 265 miles (425 km) southeast of Florida.
Private jets can fly directly to Nassau or Great Exuma, and commercial flights operate daily from the US and Europe to Lynden Pindling International Airport in Nassau. Over Yonder Cay is located just 70 miles (110 km) from Nassau and Great Exuma, both of which are just 30 minutes away by seaplane. Transfers from these two islands by seaplane can be accommodated.
Disclaimer: the location on the map may be approximate due to privacy reasons.
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