What's Near Duck Inn

The beaches on Eleuthera are considered the most enticing outdoor sights in the Caribbean.

If all you can think about is the beach, Duck Inn has what you need. This lodging is located right along the water and sand, so tourists can spend every day in the sun if they want.

Nearby Beaches

Obviously, since Duck Inn is located directly on Governors Harbour Beach, spending time at the shore 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 some variety, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click the names below to read our detailed article:

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 one 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 interested in a more secluded spot of sand, Browney Beach might be just right for you. 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 just a fast taxi cab trip away.

Nearby Areas

Guests who are interested to know about what's located nearby may want to know how far the nearby city or town is from the property. Duck Inn is located in the heart of Governors Harbour.

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Duck Inn.

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

Vacationers in search of plenty of activities during their stay on Eleuthera will find that Duck Inn is in a lovely location that's both active and serene. You might be especially interested in the attractions found very close to the cottages, for instance, Globe Princess Theater and Leon Levy Native Plant Preserve. Each site is great for tourists lodging at Duck Inn, but the closest is Globe Princess Theater.

In search of even more activities to keep you busy? Take a look at all the things to do near the property, which are named 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 a place where you can while away some free time, Leon Levy Native Plant Preserve might be worth a visit. 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

Finding info about nearby accommodations is generally an excellent means of getting a better feel for the area. While you'll only find one additional place to stay right around Duck Inn, the quiet surroundings here make it an excellent choice for those seeking a secluded vacation spot.


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