Secluded but not isolated, on picturesque Lubbers Quarters.
Half acre landscaped and wooded lot. Private location. Sleeps up to 8 people.
Comfort, Luxury, Relaxation, Adventure
Gone Bananas was built with love and attention to detail like no other. All our guests agree it’s spacious, comfortable, beautifully furnished, and landscaped.
Whether you’re looking for a family friendly vacation spot, a romantic getaway, or relaxing times with couples friends, you’ve found the right place. Lots of space for children to roam, private and picturesque location for romantics, and all the comforts and amenities discriminating couples want for sharing good times together.
We live on the island and will share local knowledge, if desired. We can suggest itineraries or just let you explore and plan your own adventures. If we are off island, we can be reached via e-mail, and an island caretaker is on call.
Two separate units (“Top Banana” & “Banana Split”) can be rented together for parties of more than 4. A kitchen in each unit!
“Top Banana” in the treetops, sleeps 4.
Two bedrooms, each with a queen bed and bathroom.
Fully equipped kitchen provides everything for preparing meals and entertaining guests.
Spacious great room and dining area. Direct TV, DVR, and an ipod docking station. Free internet access.
Fully air-conditioned (instant back-up generator in case of island power outage).
Large breezy deck furnished for outdoor living and dining. Lookout deck fun for sunset watching, stargazing, or sunbathing.
Walk to the dock where you can swim, sunbathe, or snorkel. Lubbers Quarters has quiet sandy beaches and many walking/jogging paths, both flat and hilly. Six-passenger golf cart provided to get you around the island with ease!
“Banana Split” … Ground level separate apartment. Tastefully decorated and well equipped. Queen bedroom/bath, kitchenette, eating and sitting area. Futon in the sitting area opens to full bed for extra sleeping arrangements. Kitchen has two burner stove top, a microwave, and a full size refrigerator.
Direct TV, DVD, and free internet access are also provided in Banana Split.
Lubbers Quarters lies protected from ocean swells in the clear, turquoise Sea of Abaco. Located between Marsh Harbour and Elbow Cay (pronounced “key”), approximately 3 miles south of Hope Town, it is one mile long and ½ mile wide. This family friendly island offers secluded beaches for swimming, sunbathing or shell collecting, paths for walking or jogging among lush tropical flora and foliage, bird watching, and lots of peace and quiet. There are no bright lights, and the night sky is a star-studded showcase!!!
World famous Cracker P’s has a spectacular view and a full menu including fresh seafood and a good steak. Lunch Wednesday through Sunday, and drinks and appetizers til dusk. Full moon parties once a month provide a buffet dinner with music and dancing as long as guests continue to party. Cracker P’s beach is family friendly with picnic tables, volley ball, bocce ball, corn hole toss, horse shoes, paddle boarding, and swimming. Open on Tuesday through Sunday during summer months. Tuesdays are drinks and appetizers only.
Down Deep – Local fisherman Michael Schreiner sells fish and lobster in season from his “Fish Market”.
More restaurants and shops are on Elbow Cay (Hope Town and the famous lighthouse), Within a 5 to 45 minute boat ride you’ll discover other island hopping and shopping opportunities. Nearby Tilloo Cut offers easy access to the ocean.
A small boat is necessary to experience the full island vacation. See “Transportation” link.
For the novice or non-boater: Round trip transportation from Marsh Harbour to Lubbers Quarters. Also provided: a day trip to Hope Town and an evening out at one of Elbow Cay’s restaurants.