Camden Inn is a large home in a charming Bermuda duplex set in a lovely garden setting on over an acre and a half of property. The former family home of Mrs. Wilma Birdsey, the wife of well-known Bermudian artist Mr. Alfred Birdsey, Camden Inn contains many traditional Bermudian architectural features combined with modern conveniences, including wireless internet. Hardwood floors throughout most of the house, some of which are Bermuda cedar; cedar windows and beams; walls decorated with Bermuda paintings and Bermuda maps; high ceilings and large, bright and airy rooms all combine to create a peaceful and inviting ambience. The House at Camden Inn is completely self-contained and includes a large entrance room, living room, dining room, kitchen, three bedrooms, three full bathrooms and a powder room.
The welcome package provided by the owner, Cheryl-Ann, includes various foods, snacks and soft drinks, as well as bus/ferry tickets to help guests get settled in. Laundry facilities are available on site. There is also an additional studio apartment available for rent. In addition, the property, with its beautiful gardens and extensive grounds and nice water views , can be used for weddings, parties or other such celebrations. The owner, who lives on the property, is available to assist with queries to help make your stay as enjoyable as possible. The well-appointed entrance room, living room and dining room of the House allow for relaxation or entertaining with lovely sofas, baby grand piano, television, DVD player, laptop, printer and beautiful china and silver. The kitchen contains a fridge, stove, dishwasher and icemaker, as well as other small appliances, all of which can be used to enhance your "home away from home" experience.
The bathrooms are stocked with special toiletries and are equipped with hand-held showerheads as well as overhead showers all for your refreshment and convenience. Two of three bathrooms also have bathtubs. A selection of DVDs and books are available in the house for guest enjoyment, along with a laptop and wireless printer. There is also a powder room off the dining room with an unusual and very pretty toilet and sink. The grounds are quite extensive, perfect for special events, fun outdoor games or just relaxing. Guests have access to the pool on the property which is surrounded by beautiful flora and fauna, allowing for privacy and enjoyment by guests, and there is a lovely patio with tables, chairs and a BBQ available for guest use. Strategically placed chairs and benches allow for appreciating the beauty of the property. Each of the three bedrooms has a theme reflected in its furnishing and accessories.
The Charity Suite is otherwise known as the Bermuda Collection Suite, as the bedspread and the window treatments are made of a fabric known as the Newstead Bermuda Collection, designed by Waverly Fabrics. This room has a queen half tester bed with a wonderful overhead half canopy. The second bedroom - the Hope Room - is also referred to as the Bermuda Blue room, with lovely fabrics and paintings that reflect the beauty of Bermuda's skies, birds and seas.
The beds in this room can be configured as two twin beds or a king size bed. The Joy Room or the Bermuda Sunshine Room reflects the brightness of the Bermuda landscape. This is a peaceful retreat with a lovely day bed, which can also be set us as a comfortable king bed or two single beds. Cots/beds for young children are also available. The Charity Suite includes an en-suite bathroom while the other bathrooms are situated just outside the bedrooms.
The amenities in each bedroom include Cable TV and DVD players , as well as reverse cycle air-conditioning. . Camden Inn Studio which is attached, consists of a spacious great room containing a queen size bed, sofa bed, and a well equipped kitchen (including fridge, stove, dishwasher and other small appliances) with small eating area as well as a full bath. This unit can be combined with the main house for larger groups or rented separately on a "lock-out" basis. The property has easy access to bus, ferry, beaches and grocery stores are only a walk away. Once your arrival time has been determined, the homeowner or the representative will be there to greet you to show you around the home. For your convenience we provide beach towels and a well stocked kitchen to begin your day.