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Bayside Bure.....beachy living at a peachy price!!

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Overview
1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
4 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Bayside Bure (bungalow/cottage) is located at Lesiaceva Point - 6kms from Savusavu town (a 10 minute drive along the side of the picturesque Bay)..... and just a stone's throw away from the famed Jean Michel Cousteau Resort. Savusavu is on Vanua Levu, a one hour domestic flight from Nadi Airport. The bure sits on a grassy knoll overlooking the crystal clear waters of Savusavu Bay. A golden sandy beach is just across the narrow road and is only 40 steps or so from the front door. Lush foliage separates the bure from the owner's house which sits high on the hill behind. The owners are on call 24 hours in the event of an emergency.The accommodation is a compact fully self-contained studio (screened bedroom/living in one) with two single beds (joined together to form a King for couples),...Bayside Bure (bungalow/cottage) is located at Lesiaceva Point - 6kms from Savusavu town (a 10 minute drive along the side of the picturesque Bay)..... and just a stone's throw away from the famed Jean Michel Cousteau Resort. Savusavu is on Vanua Levu, a one hour domestic flight from Nadi Airport. The bure sits on a grassy knoll overlooking the crystal clear waters of Savusavu Bay. A golden sandy beach is just across the narrow road and is only 40 steps or so from the front door. Lush foliage separates the bure from the owner's house which sits high on the hill behind. The owners are on call 24 hours in the event of an emergency.The accommodation is a compact fully self-contained studio (screened bedroom/living in one) with two single beds (joined together to form a King for couples), wardrobe, table and chairs and drawers. The beds can be separated for 2 single guests. All linen including towels is supplied. Sky TV is a bonus for those wanting to keep up with the news and a DVD player is available for entertainment on those lazy days. A radio/CD player with a limited selection of CDs is also provided. Wake to the sound of chirping birds in the morning and choose from either the covered deck in front of the kitchen or the open sundeck adjoining the bedroom to enjoy alfresco dining. Relax on the deck during the day with a good book and listen to the waves breaking onto shore or sit out on the lawn and watch the doves and parrokeets in the vaivai tree above. Watch the seaplanes land at the Cousteau Resort jetty or just be lucky enough to witness the frolics of dolphins or whales in the Bay. During May to October/November watch the yachts come and go.... Spectacular sunsets are almost a daily event so be sure to bring your camera.. NOTE: The owners respond to 100% of all enquiries however due to time differences between countries there can be delays in responses. Bookings were closed off in 2017 due to excessive construction noise from neighbours which has now ceased. The bure underwent refurbishment early 2018 with the addition of a partial roof cover over the sundeck and new lattice screening for privacy. AMENITIES Bathroom - The bathroom with hot water shower opens onto the deck for easy access from the beach and to accommodate sandy feet. Laundry - the laundry forms part of the bathroom and is equipped with an automatic washing machine, stainless steel washtub, iron and ironing board. Kitchen - The compact kitchen sits separately from the bedsitter (a bonus as cooking odours do not go into furnishing or clothing), and opens on to the covered deck with picture window looking out to the Bay. A servery is on the walkway between the studio and kitchen. The kitchen is equipped with fridge/freezer, full stove, electric frypan, microwave, toaster, hot water jug, blender, sandwich maker, crockery and cutlery. Basic pantry STARTER supplies such as salt, pepper, sugar, tea and milk are provided as well as basic cleaning agents, toilet paper and soap. A double and a single kayak are provided for guest use. Swimming is best at high tide right in front of the bure - bring reef shoes to avoid coral cuts. Amazing snorkelling is right out front or at the famed Split Rock a few minutes from the bure. A guest compendium with helpful information on bure facilities and Savusavu is provided. NOTE: Smoking (of any kind) is not permitted on the premises.....More
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Karen &
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:92%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:February 2012
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Reviewed 20 June 2018

We were really excited to arrive in SavuSavu- we were picked up at the airport by Karens driver and taken to this gorgeous cottage- what an amazing setting! We just loved it! Everything we needed was there on arrival even a starter pantry ie coffee,...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank MariaG14501
Management response:Responded 24 June 2018

Thanks so much for your great review, Maria. We are so pleased everything went well and are sorry we didn't get to meet you this time... do hope you will return...

Reviewed 14 May 2018

I agree with all the great reviews the Bayside Bure received earlier! Initially I just booked for one week but I kept on extending and stayed finally for 3 weeks... The Bure is just perfect and I felt like home on the first sight. It's...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank nelly864
Management response:Responded 15 May 2018

Thank you Nelly for your kind words.... we so enjoyed having you as our guest and look forward to your return..

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Reviewed 14 May 2017

My wife and I came here years ago, before we were married. We loved it so much that we always said we'd come back for our honeymoon. So when it came time to choose a honeymoon location, we didn't have to think at all. Just...More

Date of stay: February 2017
Thank LoveTravel619878
Management response:Responded 15 May 2017

Thanks so much for your kind words....we so enjoyed having you both back again and look forward to your next visit!!

Reviewed 8 September 2016

We had the pleasure of visiting Bayside Bure earlier this year. We were a little apprehensive as this was going to be only 4 months post Winston. We knew great damage had been done and wondered how the road to recovery was progressing. We need...More

Date of stay: June 2016
Thank SnorkelNeckers
Reviewed 30 May 2016

We had a very pleasant 10 day stay in the Bayside Bure near Savusavu. Edward and Karen were extremely helpful and explained all details of the Bure to us on arrival. It has marvelous views and a lovely little beach. They lent me snorkeling gear...More

Date of stay: May 2016
Thank xtina396
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
DVD Player
Cooker
Grill
Refrigerator
Washer
Water Views
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Ocean Views
Freezer
Paper Towels Provided
Private Garden
A Winter Sun Getaway
Books
Waterfront
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
TV
Parking
Microwave
Linens Provided
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Internet Access
Toaster
Telephone
Patio
Deck
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About the neighbourhood
Lesiaceva Point is one of the prettiest areas in Savusavu with deep water and a golden sandy beach. Swim and snorkel at high tide in crystal clear water or just take a long leisurely walk along the beach under the palm trees. .
Getting around
Bus services from town to Bayside Bure are regular throughout the day and fares are very reasonable. Bus cards can be purchased in town. Taxis are easily accessible by phone. There are also three rental car companies in Savusavu.
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