What's Near Shannas Cove Resort

Nearby Beaches

Man-O-War Point Beach

Travelers visiting this section of Cat Island almost always take time to walk one of the area's pretty beaches. Nearby beaches will make this area particularly desirable.

Each of the access points adorning the coast of Cat Island have their own personalities; the specific amenities and qualities of each one could make all the difference in how much you enjoy your visit. The following options each offer something a little different. Click on the following names to view a detailed discussion:

Beaches Near Shannas Cove
Beach Distance Direction Location
Orange Creek Beach 1.7 NW 30.1 mi. East-Southeast of Rock Sound
Man-O-War Point Beach 2.5 NW 29.5 mi. East-Southeast of Rock Sound
Bat Hole Beach 3.2 NE 32.0 mi. East-Southeast of Rock Sound
Camperdown Beach 4.7 E Arthurs Town

Orange Creek Beach is probably the most convenient option to visit near this property. Since this beach is a reasonable traveling distance away, you won't have to go far to see it. Fishing and snorkeling are great throughout Cat Island, but along the north shores is where you will find the best spots for both activities. Orange Creek Beach is a great jumping off point for snorkeling and fishing, as well as sunning and swimming.

Nearby Areas

Stopping over at a town or community close to your resort can help you learn even more about the Bahamas, whether it's about trying their underrated nightlife, or talking to some locals about their way of life. Shannas Cove Resort lies on Cat Island, 3.9 miles west of Arthurs Town; it's to the east-southeast of Rock Sound.

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Shannas Cove Resort.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Arthurs Town, Cat Island 3.9 E
Little San Salvador 14.3 WSW
Bannerman Town, Eleuthera 28.4 W
Millars, Eleuthera 29.1 W
John Millars, Eleuthera 29.8 W
The Bight, Cat Island 30.1 SE
the Bight Settlement, Cat Island 31.2 SE
Rock Sound, Eleuthera 31.8 WNW
Wemyss Bight, Eleuthera 32.2 W
Green Castle, Eleuthera 32.4 W

Nearby Attractions

Although there aren't many attractions close to the resort, you are located near sites like Bannerman Lighthouse, which is one of the closest ones.

This and other nearby options are displayed below.

Attractions Near Shannas Cove
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Bannerman Lighthouse Lighthouse 27.1 W 17.9 mi. South of Rock Sound, Eleuthera
Rock Sound cave and ocean hole Cave 31.1 WNW 1.3 mi. South of Rock Sound, Eleuthera
The Hermitage Historical Site 31.2 SE 59.0 mi. North-Northeast of George Town, Cat Island
Armbrister Plantation Ruins Historical Site 31.3 SE 58.5 mi. North-Northeast of George Town, Cat Island

If you're looking for an enjoyable experience, The Hermitage may be just what you're looking for. Tucked away on Cat Island is the retirement home of Father Jerome, seemingly out place. The Hermitage acts as a one-man monastery made of stone, seeming to mimic the aesthetics of a historical Irish structure.

Nearby Accommodations

When you're choosing where to book your stay, it's often a good idea to learn about nearby accommodation options as a means to get a feel for the area. Even though you'll only find a few additional hotel and resort options in this part of Cat Island, the tranquil surroundings here make it a pleasant option for travelers looking to enjoy a peaceful getaway. However, you will still be able to locate more accommodations by going out a little bit farther. Take a look at the following table for complete details on the booking options that are available in the vicinity.

Accommodations near Shannas Cove
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Orange Creek Inn -- -- 31.3 mi. East-Southeast of Rock Sound, Cat Island
Pigeon Cay Beach Club -- -- 30.6 mi. East-Southeast of Rock Sound, Cat Island
Tail Winds Resort 2.0 NW 29.9 mi. East-Southeast of Rock Sound, Cat Island
Sammy T's Beach Resort -- -- 38.3 mi. Southeast of Rock Sound, Cat Island
Hallover's Inn and Suites -- -- 56.3 mi. Southeast of Rock Sound, Cat Island
Fernandez Bay Village 27.5 SE 57.8 mi. Southeast of Rock Sound, Cat Island
Gilbert's Inn 29.9 SE 60.4 mi. Southeast of Rock Sound, Cat Island
Hawks Nest Resort & Marina 36.3 SSE 47.4 mi. North-Northeast of George Town, Cat Island
 

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