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Grum Ma's House Cultural Center

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Immerse yourself in the culture & cuisine of The Bahamas. Our Taste of The Bahamas Tours which includes Grum Ma's House located next to historic St. Vincent De Paul Catholic Church :the first Catholic Church on the island. Less than 15 minutes from...more
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Hunter's Main Street | Next to St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church Parking Lot on the East Side, Freeport F41153, Grand Bahama Island
+1 242-727-1645
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Reviewed 13 August 2018

Donald and his family are very nice people and they provided a very pleasant meal, however if you are on a limited travel/tour budget, I would not choose this option again. There are a number of better, more enjoyable options in Freeport which include deep...More

Thank Karl N
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

This a great way to truely experience the island! Donald is knowledgeable about all things in Bahamian culture. We had full transport to/from our pickup location, and a great tour of the island with Donald answering all of our questions. We had the best conch...More

Thank Candice D
Sirdoocumbay, Owner at Grum Ma's House Cultural Center, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Candice D, Thank you for your kind words and the time that you have taken to take our tour and give us a review.We do appreciate your generosity. Thank you again and again. Donald

Reviewed 3 May 2018

this was by far my favourite excursion that i did while in freeport! don the tour guide was excellent and informative. we got to see more of the actual city and how the residents actually live instead of being taken to places where you can...More

Thank currie81
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Donald and Diane do a great job with this cultural experience. We loved hearing about the history of Freeport and had a wonderful meal. This was a wonderful experience and I would recommend it to anyone visiting Freeport.

Thank Lisa B
Sirdoocumbay, Owner at Grum Ma's House Cultural Center, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Lisa B, Thank you for giving us the opportunity. We are a small operation but we give you all that we have. Donald

Reviewed 29 April 2018

I can't imagine a more enjoyable excursion. Great sightseeing and tour guides, great food in a wonderful setting. Excellent conversation, and exchange of ideas and information. My wife and I very much appreciated and enjoyed the time we spent with our warm and friendly hosts,...More

Thank Hugh H
Sirdoocumbay, Owner at Grum Ma's House Cultural Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2018

Hugh H, It was great communing with you all. It is the guests that make this a labour of love and an exchange that has always been beneficial. To share is hospitality and that is what we love doing most. Dianne & Donald

Reviewed 3 April 2018

There isn't much in the way of museums on Grand Bahama, so our morning at the Cultural Center was exactly what we were hoping for in terms of learning more about the island's history and culture. Our hosts were so accommodating both with dietary restrictions...More

Thank Christian M
Sirdoocumbay, Owner at Grum Ma's House Cultural Center, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

Christian, It was truly great to host such wonderful young people as yourselves. As you said it was Good Friday and a long day but it was well worth it to have been your host. Thank you for allowing us to provide you with the...More

Reviewed 28 January 2018

This is truly a one on one experience. Being able to have pastor Donald Duncomb drive us around the island and discuss culture, politics, civics, music, and true Freeport experience with us was priceless. Our meal was excellent. He went out of his way to...More

Thank Heather R
Sirdoocumbay, Owner at Grum Ma's House Cultural Center, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

Thank you for being so gracious and adventurous. It was truly a fun filled day hosting you while elections were taking place. The fun came in trying to find campaign give-a-ways! Should you decide to visit again you can determine if it is truly the...More

Reviewed 24 June 2017

After learning to cook five fabulous Bahamian dishes we watched an experienced Bahamian music culture history and Junkanoo and it was the most amazing thing of personalized tour with the most personable guide and knowledgeable and friendly he came and picked us up and make...More

Sirdoocumbay, Owner at Grum Ma's House Cultural Center, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2017

Connie,Thank you for such an opportunity. As I have always experienced, there is nothing like sharing: giving and receiving. It was the most delightful time hosting you and your family. I say it again the Food Network does not know what it is missing. #conniecomiccook....More

Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

We have done all of the usual tours in most of the places we have traveled so we looked for something different. We got that and more! Donald picked us up from our resort and from the first moment with him I knew we were...More

Thank NancyEno
Sirdoocumbay, Owner at Grum Ma's House Cultural Center, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2017

Nancy, As always we are blessed with guests who are more like family and friends than anything else. It is our pleasure to host you and your husband. It gives as much pleasure to be in the company of so many beautiful people. I know...More

Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed this tour....learning about junkanoo, Bush medicine, rake and scrape music ...followed by a private lunch at a private hideaway ! Donald even went above and beyond to help us out in our quest to get out to Sweetings Cay... great time!!

Thank KMCC44
Sirdoocumbay, Owner at Grum Ma's House Cultural Center, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2017

Thank you KMCC44, It was a great time hosting you at Grum Ma's House and Taste Bahamas Tours. The pleasure was all ours. Thanks again. Donald

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7 April 2015|
Response from Donald D | Property representative |
You can use taxis from the cruise port to get to Grum Ma's House. yes it is a good idea to contact Donald before intended visit through the email.
Linda M
15 January 2015|
Response from Grummas | Property representative |
Grum Ma's House is located next to St. Vincent De Paul Catholic Church in the settlement of Hunter's Grand Bahama. It is 10 minutes from the Freeport Harbour on the way to the city of Freeport off West Sunrise Hwy by way of... More