Dr. Carthy and
Bahamas Vacation Rentals Cat Island Bennett's Harbor
The houses are located on the leeward side of the island,
in secluded coves with beautiful sugar sand beaches. Quiet, secluded and private
with a beautiful view. We are located on the north end of the island in a settlement
called Bennett's Harbor. The house is 15 minutes from Arthur's Town Airport
with a 7500 foot paved runway. There is a $5.00 landing fee and refueling is
not available. Clear customs at Nassau or Eleuthera and refuel. Customs is now
available at New Bight, Cat Island, 30 miles south of Arthur's Town. Cat Island
is located approximately 135 miles southeast of Nassau or 25 miles south of
Eleuthera. Bahamas Air has flights to our island 4 times a week. There are several
charter companies which can fly direct to Cat Island (see
Arrange with our caretaker Trevor to pick you up from the airport. His number is
242-354-1102 (Home) or 242-464-6337 (Cell). Trevor will stop at the supermarket on the way from the airport to let you shop for your supplies and groceries. Prices on the Island are very competitive with Nassau . His rates vary, please pay him at the time of service.
Most Cat Island Restaurants will not disappoint with their Bahamian
Soul Food. Sammy T's (1/2 mile North of Bennett's Harbor) has a four
star restaurant with full course meals and Pinot Grigio on ice, if you
crave stateside service. Cat Islanders are open and friendly.
They are totally unspoiled by tourism. Cat Island is for people who
are looking for quiet, solitude, beautiful beaches, gin clear ocean,
soft white sugar sand and more stars than you thought existed. Dress
code for programs, dances and church is casual. No Jackets or ties.
So bring your favorite books, magazines, video tapes, CD's or