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Sarasota, Florida
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Spent a weekend with some friends at Cape Santa Maria and it was wonderful. We stayed in one of the 2 bedroom, 2 bath condo units and it was quite comfortable. Plenty of seating for 4 people, lovely kitchen and bathrooms, and spectacular view from both the living room and screened patio. Only drawback is the mosquitos and the hotel...

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Matt B, General Manager at Cape Santa Maria Beach Resort & Villas, responded to this review

Thank you for spending your weekend with us! I am glad you enjoyed your Villa and made it your home away from home. The space and design make it the perfect setup to share between two couples. In addition to the two bedrooms, two bathrooms and gourmet kitchen; dedicated WiFi and satellite TV are standard for anyone who has trouble...

Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Great place. The 2 managers are attentive and excellent. Bungalow was simple but very adequate. Right on the beach literally just steps from the beautiful water. Would definitely return. Screened patio was great. Food was good.

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Matt B, General Manager at Cape Santa Maria Beach Resort & Villas, responded to this review

We will hold you to your promise to return! So happy you enjoyed your time with us. We just started the process of renovating our ten 'northern' bungalows. Stay tuned for some great improvements and comprehensive updates. One thing that won't change is they will remain steps away from that beautiful water you enjoyed just days ago. Thank you for...

Nassau, New Providence Island
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Well, that was veeeery disappointing! Supposed five star? Certainly not for service! My wife and I visited after returning from visiting the Columbus monument for a celebrity wedding anniversary lunch. After we seated ourselves we were asked by one of three surly waitresses "what you want?" No hello, etc, or even a menu given until asked. Turning and going away...

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Matt B, General Manager at Cape Santa Maria Beach Resort & Villas, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit to the Cape Santa Maria bar and dining room. Although I much prefer to hear when we have surpassed our guests' expectations, it is often of greater value to understand when we have fallen short. Please accept my personal apology for the less than stellar service you encountered. Opening...

Milan, Italy
Reviewed 20 September 2016

My wife and myself spent a week in this resort in the summer of 2010, after visiting several US cities. The accomodation is either in bungalows or in a few villas. The villas are, of course, larger and more expensive. We have been staying in one of the bungalows, which are right on the beach ! The bungalows are pretty...

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OakBayMarineGroup, General Manager at Cape Santa Maria Beach Resort & Villas, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! I am happy to report that, not only have we updated our A/C units since your 2010 visit, we are also currently in the midst of a full renovation of our beachside Bungalows. The natural beauty of Long Island and Cape Santa Maria means that our photographs require (almost) no enhancements – what you see...

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Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

What an amazing get away. This place definitely wins the most beautiful beach award. If you are looking to just relax in the sun this is your place. The resorts staff were so helpful and friendly. The bungalows are a perfect size and the beach is literally right outside of your front door. It just doesn't get much better than...

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OakBayMarineGroup, General Manager at Cape Santa Maria Beach Resort & Villas, responded to this review

It is so wonderful to hear that you enjoyed paradise here at Cape Santa Maria – The Crew are so proud of the amazing setting and are excited to share it with all of our guests. We hope to see you again. Sincerely, Matt Brear General Manager, Cape Santa Maria

Decatur, Georgia
Reviewed 24 August 2016

If you are looking for a beautiful beach with good food, this resort is perfect. There isn't much else to do on the island - don't expect shopping or a party scene, but if your expectations are right then you will not be disappointed. What we loved: The staff, conch fritters at happy hour, the beach/water is gorgeous and there...

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OakBayMarineGroup, General Manager at Cape Santa Maria Beach Resort & Villas, responded to this review

Thank you for this great review of Cape Santa Maria. Long Island certainly is a serene Caribbean paradise away from the hustle of Nassau and Freeport. It is the perfect place to unwind and get away from it all. Despite the lack of a downtown shopping district or a nightclub scene, we feel that there are countless things to do...

Saugus
Reviewed 22 August 2016

This was by far the best vacation my family has had! Absolutely stunning beaches. Friendly staff. Beautiful accommodations. We cant wait to return. Already planning our next trip! Thanks again for a memorable vacation!

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OakBayMarineGroup, General Manager at Cape Santa Maria Beach Resort & Villas, responded to this review

Wow! We are delighted that you had the holiday of a lifetime at Cape Santa Maria – we can’t wait to welcome you back. Sincerely, Matt Brear General Manager, Cape Santa Maria

Warsaw, Poland
Reviewed 16 August 2016

The beach and the sea is beautiful. The rooms are just few steps from the beach. The sea is safe for the small children. The quality of dining was sometimes great, but sometimes really less than avarege. Staff was quite helpful. Rooms rather avarege, bathrooms needs renowation. However if you want to spend few days close to nature in a...

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OakBayMarineGroup, General Manager at Cape Santa Maria Beach Resort & Villas, responded to this review

I am excited to share the news we are in the active stages of renovating our beachfront bungalows and are excited to unveil them over the next few months. We hope this will encourage you to return to the Resort. I have passed your comments onto our chefs who will closer monitor the quality of all food leaving the kitchen...

Louisville, KY
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Just finished our 8th year in a row at CSM and we hope to keep the streak going for many more! There is no better place in the Caribbean for total relaxation. In the beachfront bungalows there is no TV, phone and internet may be spotty, there is no pool, but the bathtub warm sea, crystal clear water with hardly...

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Matt B, General Manager at Cape Santa Maria Beach Resort & Villas, responded to this review

When the Bradfords arrive at the Cape it's like welcoming family back home! I loved witnessing you both welcoming new, young couples to your 'paradise found'! It's heartwarming to see guests like yourselves take such pride in the Cape! Thank you for your kind words and your recognition of what are truly the most important aspects of a beach holiday...

Hobe Sound, Florida
Reviewed 12 August 2016

We have stayed here 2 years in a row. The staff is very helpful and friendly. Some of them even remembered us from last year! The beach is gorgeous! We snorkeled right off the beach a few times. We highly recommend a snorkeling trip with Bert and Gene. We stay in the villas and take food with us to cook...

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Matt B, General Manager at Cape Santa Maria Beach Resort & Villas, responded to this review

Thank you Wendi! It is so awesome to hear you enjoyed your return visit to the Cape. Snorkelling right off the end of the boardwalk is a real treat. Bert and Gene take it to the next level with their snorkelling excursions at Rainbow Reef, Columbus Cove or any one of the many spectacular sites a short boat ride across...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Untouched... Undiscovered... Barefoot elegance in a Caribbean paradise. Cape Santa Maria Beach Resort is unlike any place you have ever experienced. Mile after mile of silky-fine sandy beach melts into the warm turquoise water. With twenty bungalows and a handful of villas steps from the most beautiful beach in the Bahamas, an escape to Cape Santa Maria Beach Resort is an experience you will never forget. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cape Santa Maria Beach Resort & Villas

Address: Po Box L.I 30-117 | Galliot Cay, Long Island, Long Island
Region: Caribbean > Bahamas > Out Islands > Long Island
Price Range: RM1,206 - RM1,975 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Cape Santa Maria Beach Resort & Villas 3*
Number of rooms: 40
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Cape Santa Maria Beach Resort And Villas
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