What's Near Duck Inn

The gorgeous beaches on Eleuthera are touted as the most enticing outdoor sights that you'll find on the islands.

If you are looking forward to the beach more than anything, Duck Inn has what you need. This lodging is situated on the water, so vacationers can spend their whole trip soaking up the sun if that is what they want to do.

Nearby Beaches

Naturally, since Duck Inn is located on Governors Harbour Beach, sun bathing is popular with guests staying here. Not the cleanest beach, Governor's Harbour is used namely for fishing. The sand portion of the beach is generally covered in algae and other things that are washed ashore with the tide. For those who want to venture farther away, the following options each offer something a little different. Click on the following names to learn more:

Beaches Near Duck Inn
Beach Distance Direction Location
Tippy's Beach 2.6 E 2.5 mi. East of Governors Harbour
Browney Beach 3.4 ESE 3.3 mi. East of Governors Harbour
Poponi Beach 4.8 ESE 4.7 mi. East-Southeast of Governors Harbour

The closest option is Tippy's Beach. A beautiful sunny beach with sand that shimmers almost as much as the water, Tippy's Beach is close enough to development to have some amenities, but far enough away that you can expect a bit more privacy.

If you're searching for an enjoyable secluded beach, Browney Beach may be just what you're looking for. Browney Beach's quiet, peaceful atmosphere, fine while sand, and crystal-clear waters makes for a luxurious, romantic escape. Go snorkeling, then dig your toes in the sand as you watch the sun go down on another day in paradise. You can find it three and a half miles east-southeast of the cottages.

Nearby Areas

Visiting a town or community neighboring the cottages can be a nice day trip that brings variety to your trip, no matter if you'll just be browsing their markets, or interacting with the locals while on your trip. Duck Inn is located in the heart of Governors Harbour.

The areas found closest to Duck Inn are listed below.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
North Palmentton Point 4.7 ESE
South Palmetto Point 5.2 SE
Savannah Sound 10.5 SE
James Cistern 11.5 NW
Tarpum Bay 16.1 S
Alice Town 18.2 NW
Rock Sound 22.9 S
Gregory Town 23.6 NW
Green Castle 29.2 S

Nearby Attractions

Duck Inn serves as a wonderful spot for active visitors. There are an abundance of fun activities to be discovered when exploring near this accommodation. You might, in fact, enjoy the convenience of those attractions neighboring the cottages, for instance, Globe Princess Theater and Leon Levy Native Plant Preserve. Each locale is exceptional for vacationers at Duck Inn, but the closest is Globe Princess Theater.

If these attractions don't interest you, you'll find a number of other choices nearby; the closest to this property are listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Duck Inn
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Globe Princess Theater Movie Theater 0.4 SE Governors Harbour, Eleuthera
Leon Levy Native Plant Preserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 2.1 E 2.0 mi. East of Governors Harbour, Eleuthera
Big Tree at Palmetto Point Historical Site 4.8 ESE North Palmentton Point, Eleuthera
NAVFAC Base Historical Site 6.2 NW 6.4 mi. Northwest of Governors Harbour, Eleuthera
Tarpum Bay Castle Historical Site 16.1 S Tarpum Bay, Eleuthera
Hatchet Bay Caves Cave 20.8 NW 11.8 mi. Southeast of Dunmore Town, Eleuthera
Rock Sound cave and ocean hole Cave 24.2 S 1.3 mi. South of Rock Sound, Eleuthera
Harbour Island Haunted House Historical Site 31.7 NW Harbour Island
Albert Johnson Memorial Historical Site 32.2 NW Dunmore Town, Harbour Island

If you're on the lookout for an interesting place to visit, Leon Levy Native Plant Preserve could be a good option. Part botanical garden and part preserve, the Leon Levy Native Plant Preserve is a privately protected forest dedicated to the native plants that grow in the Bahamas that have become under threat from invasive species.

Nearby Accommodations

Learning about nearby booking possibilities is generally a good means of getting a better feel for the surrounding area. Even though there's only one other place to stay right around Duck Inn, its tranquil surroundings make it an excellent choice for guests seeking a peaceful vacation destination.


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