Travelers visiting this area of Eleuthera almost always stroll one of the region's lovely beaches. Having them available nearby will make this area particularly desirable.
Each of the beaches in this region have different personalities, which may or may not suit your own personality. The following options each offer something a little different. Clicking on each link below allows you to learn more:
|0.8||N||11.3 mi. Northwest of Governors Harbour|
|James Point Beach||2.6||NNW||13.5 mi. Northwest of Governors Harbour|
|Airport Beach||3.6||SE||7.3 mi. Northwest of Governors Harbour|
|Driftwood Beach||4.1||WNW||14.5 mi. Northwest of Governors Harbour|
|Alabaster Beach||4.4||SE||6.6 mi. Northwest of Governors Harbour|
|Rainbow Bay Beach||5.0||W||15.1 mi. Northwest of Governors Harbour|
One of the closest picks is. Bear in mind that this beach is found about three quarters of a mile from the villa complex, so you really won't have to travel far to enjoy it.
Stopping by a community or town near your villa complex can add a little variety to your vacation schedule, whether it's about trying their underrated nightlife, or sampling some of the region's most amazing cuisine. Buttonwood Reserve is situated near the center of the island of Eleuthera; it is to the northwest of Governors Harbour.
The table below lists some of the areas near Buttonwood Reserve.
|James Cistern, Eleuthera||0.8||NW|
|Alice Town, Eleuthera||8.4||W|
|Governors Harbour, Eleuthera||10.9||SE|
|Gregory Town, Eleuthera||13.6||WNW|
|North Palmentton Point, Eleuthera||15.2||SE|
|South Palmetto Point, Eleuthera||15.9||SE|
|Savannah Sound, Eleuthera||21.2||SE|
|Dunmore Town, Harbour Island||21.7||NW|
While this area may not boast many attractions within walking distance of the villa complex, you can still experience attractions like NAVFAC Base, which is one of the closest.
More details about nearby attractions are in the following table:
|NAVFAC Base||Historical Site||4.5||SE||6.4 mi. Northwest of Governors Harbour, Eleuthera|
|Movie Theater||11.1||SE||Governors Harbour, Eleuthera|
|Leon Levy Native Plant Preserve||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||12.5||SE||2.0 mi. East of Governors Harbour, Eleuthera|
|Cave||10.9||WNW||11.8 mi. Southeast of Dunmore Town, Eleuthera|
|Big Tree at Palmetto Point||Historical Site||15.2||SE||North Palmentton Point, Eleuthera|
|Historical Site||26.2||SSE||Tarpum Bay, Eleuthera|
|Cave||34.1||SSE||1.3 mi. South of Rock Sound, Eleuthera|
|Harbour Island Haunted House||Historical Site||21.3||NW||Harbour Island|
|Historical Site||21.7||NW||Dunmore Town, Harbour Island|
If you're searching for an interesting place to visit, NAVFAC Base might be worth a visit. The NAVAC, short for US Naval Facility, is a military ghost town. Built in the 1950's and abandoned in the 1980's, the facility has been allowed to slowly decay over the last few decades.
When choosing a location to stay in, it can often be smart to find out about nearby accommodations in order to get a feel for the area. Even though you'll only find one additional place to stay in this part of Eleuthera, the tranquil surroundings here are what make it a pleasant option for guests hoping to enjoy a peaceful vacation destination. On the other hand, you can still find additional accommodations by going out a little farther. Have a look at the table below for a complete list of the booking options that are available in the vicinity.
|Cocodimama||4.3||SE||6.6 mi. Northwest of Governors Harbour, Eleuthera|
|Rainbow Inn||6.2||W||16.0 mi. Southeast of Dunmore Town, Eleuthera|
|Hut Pointe Inn||7.8||SE||3.0 mi. Northwest of Governors Harbour, Eleuthera|
|Duck Inn||10.7||SE||Governors Harbour, Eleuthera|
|Surfers Beach Manor Hotel||11.7||WNW||10.9 mi. Southeast of Dunmore Town, Eleuthera|
|Pineapple Fields Hotel Condo||12.7||SE||2.2 mi. East of Governors Harbour, Eleuthera|
|The Cove||14.8||WNW||8.0 mi. South-Southeast of Dunmore Town, Eleuthera|
|Tropical Dreams Rentals||14.9||SE||4.2 mi. East-Southeast of Governors Harbour, Eleuthera|
|Unique Village Resort||15.6||SE||5.2 mi. East-Southeast of Governors Harbour, Eleuthera|
|Cove Eleuthera||16.5||WNW||6.1 mi. South-Southeast of Dunmore Town, Eleuthera|
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