In the very midst of the dazzling blue sea sits a resort unlike any other on the planet. Fowl Cay with its innumerable secluded coves and white sand beaches, deserted paths winding through luscious vegetation and fragrant tropical flowers, splendidly outfitted houses promising comfort and luxury can be your sun-swept home away from home.
Swing like a carefree castaway in a hammock strung between two towering coconut trees planted in the silky sand of a pristine beach. Enjoy the unrivaled tranquility, as the sounds of ocean waves lull you to sleep every night.
The environment at Fowl Cay is very casual. We provide a blend of renting a "bare house" and staying at a "full service resort". This gives you tremendous flexibility and independence while offering guidance, support and enough services to allow for quick enjoyment of the whole area. That's pretty much the mood here on Fowl Cay - help yourself.
(depending on season):
from USD 8,100 for a one bedroom villa, USD 10,150 for a two bedroom villa per week (plus premium of USD 1,000 to 3,000 in high season). Rates include house rental, house beverages, butler service, food, golf cart, and the use of non-motorized activities. Small boats are available for guest use – pending competency test and weather conditions.
Fowl Cay is a private 50-acre island in the Bahamian chain of the Exumas. It is only 200 miles from Miami.
Royal Plantation on Fowl Cay features six gorgeous, fully stocked villas:
Blue Moon and Sweetwater House on the north beach each have 3 bedrooms with 2 king-size and 1 twin or king-size bed, 3 baths. Starlight and Seabreeze Villa each have 2 bedrooms with 1 king-size and 1 twin or king-size bed and 2 baths; these two villas are situated on the ridge top. Birdcage House has 2 bedrooms with 1 king-size and 2 twin beds plus 1 sofa pull-out, and 2 baths; it is situated at the eastern tip of the island. Lindon House on the north beach has 1 bedroom with a king-size bed and 1 bath.
The hilltop restaurant serves some of the most spectacular cuisine for hundreds of miles around. Enjoy sophisticated cocktails and tantalizing cuisine at our enchanting Harbour Club restaurant situated at Fowl Cay’s highest point. Or dine by candlelight under the stars on one of our two limestone terraces offering stunning vistas of the moonlit ocean below. Satiate your palate with some of the most sumptuous dishes imaginable, all complemented exquisitely by fine vintages.
Beach Games including boccia and horseshoe with courts on the south beach. There are two small sailboats and seven sea kayaks. The tennis court, racquets and balls are available for your use. Go swimming in our freshwater pool (located at the Harbour Club) or in the beautiful sea that surrounds the island. There is a walking trail that extends from just beyond the tennis court to the west end of the island (wear sturdy shoes). Music and TV, various movies and books are available for your diversion. The Harbour Club is always open for you to enjoy. Play pool, darts, backgammon, cards, dominoes, chess, checkers or any of a number of board games. There is also an excercise room at the Harbour Club. Visit the Fowl Cay "mall" for local art and hand-made jewelry.
The Exumas have the best snorkeling in the Bahamas. Ask the management for suggestions of places that shouldn't be missed, like the reef east of Halls Pond Cay where spectacular spotted eagle rays can be sighted. Snorkels, masks and fins will be provided. Furthermore, you can go water skiing or deep sea fishing – guides can be arranged to go fishing for Wahoo, Mahi-Mahi, Barracuda and Mackerel (depending on the season). Typically, guides charge $350 to 400 for half a day, and $600 to 700 for a full day.
Best Time to Travel
The Bahamas is a year-round destination. Average temperatures never fall below 25° C. Water temperatures are between 26° and 28° C. During the hurricane season (end of July to mid-October) the weather might change suddenly.
Fly to Nassau, Bahamas, or Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. Take a short, 40-minute charter flight from Nassau or 2-hour charter flight from Ft. Lauderdale to Staniel Cay Airstrip (1.25 miles from Fowl Cay). The Fowl Cay boat will pick you up at Staniel Cay for the short boat ride back to the island.