Gilbert's Inn

As a family owned business, the staff at Gilbert's Inn take extra care when dealing with customers and maintaining their property. This location provides guests with tranquility and convenience, as they also act as a car rental business.

If you're itching to be out on the coast, Gilbert's Inn might be a great fit, as there is a small selection of beaches nearby. New Bight Beach and Fernandez Bay Beach are the closest possibilities, though your beach opportunities extend even further beyond those two.

Situated on Cat Island, near The Bight, Gilbert's Inn happily welcomes customers who are thinking about staying on this beautiful island. It's 60.4 miles southeast of the center of Rock Sound.


There are 1 and 2 bedroom rooms as well as 1-3 bedroom suites on the property. Each include a king and/or queen bed. Guests will find comfort and minimalism during their stay, making for a home-like atmosphere.

Gilbert's Inn has a total of just 16 units. Travelers who prefer a quiet setting over distracting details will appreciate the intimate atmosphere at this property.

With respect to overall style, amenities, and ambience, Caribya! has awarded this hotel a two and a half star rating. Learn more about our Caribya! star ratings, which are more conservative than the ratings awarded by Trip Advisor and other sites, by clicking here.

Below, you'll find the in-room amenities provided by Gilbert's Inn.

  • Coffee Maker
  • Toilet
  • Television
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Private Bath
  • Kitchenette
  • Mini-Fridge
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioned
  • Shower
  • King Bed
  • Queen Bed

Be sure to call ahead if you need particular amenities, if it's particularly important to you.

Activities and Amenities

Besides these room amenities, this hotel also offers at least one other amenity, as noted below.

  • Complimentary Parking

We suggest you call the front desk if you want to guarantee that a certain favorite amenity will be available. To see our complete article about the kinds of activities available at Gilbert's Inn, click here.

Another important consideration when deciding where to stay are the local restaurant options you can find in the area. Click here for more information on this area's dining choices.

Guest Services

Gilbert's Inn offers guest services, including the ones that are listed below, helping you to get the most out of your time on the property.

  • Complimentary Parking
  • Car Rental Desk
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Housekeeping


Guests will encounter a fair number of attractions in the vicinity of Gilbert's Inn. One nearby example is Armbrister Plantation Ruins, an interesting historical site. If you plan to do a little lounging in the sand, like many of the travelers who visit the Bahamas, your vacation would be incomplete without a side trip to the beach. New Bight Beach, one of the nearest, is only a quick interval away from the hotel.

One of the closest areas to the hotel is Rock Sound. To get even more out of your stay, have yourself a side trip to a nearby town and see what they're all about.

To learn more about what's in the area of Gilbert's Inn, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Queen's Highway, Cat Island

Phone: (242) 342-3011



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