What's Located Around Coral Sands Hotel

The inviting beaches on Harbour Island are boasted as some of the most anticipated tourist sites that you'll find on the islands. Luckily, this property is directly on the waterfront, so you won't have to go very far to see what makes the area so special. This vacation destination is hidden away from The Bahamas' more crowded areas, meaning vacationers staying here oftentimes find that the beach is fairly empty, allowing them to listen to the waves coming in, rather than the crowds of people going by.

Nearby Beaches

Pink Sands Beach

Obviously, since Coral Sands Hotel sits directly on Pink Sands Beach, laying out in the sun is one of the main attractions here. Pink Sands Beach was rated as one of the Caribbean's best beaches by Caribbean Travel and Life magazine as well as Travel + Leisure. The beach is 3 miles long and up to 100 feet wide. For guests who want to venture farther away, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click the name of each one in the table to read our detailed article:

Beaches Near Coral Sands
Beach Distance Direction Location
Whale Point Beach 2.6 S 2.4 mi. South of Dunmore Town
Cistern Cay Beach 2.9 SSW 2.7 mi. South-Southwest of Dunmore Town
Bottom Harbour Beach 3.3 S 3.1 mi. South of Dunmore Town
Current Bay Beach 4.9 NW 4.9 mi. Northwest of Dunmore Town

The most convenient option is Whale Point Beach. Tucked into the inside of a large cove, Whale Point Beach features some of the calmest ocean water you will find. Combined with the quiet area and the accessibility of the beach, Whale Point is nothing short of a tropical paradise.

You might also enjoy a visit to Pink Sands Beach which is far from secluded. Pink Sands Beach was rated as one of the Caribbean's best beaches by Caribbean Travel and Life magazine as well as Travel + Leisure. The beach is 3 miles long and up to 100 feet wide. You can locate this one a quick distance off.

Nearby Areas

Hopping over to a town or community that neighbors your hotel can help you learn even more about the Bahamas, whether it's for enjoying a night out in the area, or finding an incredible local restaurant. Coral Sands Hotel is located near the middle of Dunmore Town.

The table below lists the areas that are closest to Coral Sands Hotel:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Mano Creek, Eleuthera 2.2 WSW
Upper Boue, Eleuthera 4.9 SW
Lower Bogue, Eleuthera 5.8 SW
the Bluff Settlement, Eleuthera 7.0 W
Spanish Wells, North Eleuthera 8.5 WNW
Gregory Town, Eleuthera 9.1 SE
North Eleuthera 9.4 W
Current, Eleuthera 11.5 SW
Current Island Settlement, Eleuthera 13.8 SW
Alice Town, Eleuthera 14.2 SE

Nearby Attractions

Preacher's Cave

This location is sure to provide more than enough types of activity for every type of traveler. You'll even find a handful of attractions found very close to the hotel, including Albert Johnson Memorial and Harbour Island Haunted House. Both of these locations are excellent for guests staying at Coral Sands Hotel, but the easiest to reach is Albert Johnson Memorial.

To see more info about this or other nearby attractions, check out the table below:

Attractions Near Coral Sands
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Albert Johnson Memorial Historical Site 0.3 SW Dunmore Town, Harbour Island
Harbour Island Haunted House Historical Site 1.0 S Harbour Island
Preacher's Cave Cave 5.4 NW 5.4 mi. Northwest of Dunmore Town, Eleuthera
Hatchet Bay Caves Cave 11.8 SE 11.8 mi. Southeast of Dunmore Town, Eleuthera
NAVFAC Base Historical Site 26.0 SE 6.4 mi. Northwest of Governors Harbour, Eleuthera
Globe Princess Theater Movie Theater 32.5 SE Governors Harbour, Eleuthera
Leon Levy Native Plant Preserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 34.1 SE 2.0 mi. East of Governors Harbour, Eleuthera
Big Tree at Palmetto Point Historical Site 36.8 SE North Palmentton Point, Eleuthera

If you're looking for a chance to see something a little different, Harbour Island Haunted House might be what the doctor ordered. According to legend, the mansion served as the home of a wealthy family until, one day, the family vanished in the 1940's. Over the years the mansion was left alone.

Nearby Accommodations

Learning about nearby booking options is often a convenient way to get a better feel for the area as whole. Readers will find no shortage of additional places to look at in the region, as this part of Harbour Island houses an exceptional selection of hotels and resorts to choose from. If you'd like to find details about the booking options available in the vicinity, see the table below.

Accommodations near Coral Sands
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Pink Sands Resort 0.1 W Dunmore Town, Harbour Island
The Dunmore 0.1 S Dunmore Town, Harbour Island
Runaway Hill Inn 0.3 S Dunmore Town, Harbour Island
The Landing 0.4 SW Dunmore Town, Harbour Island
Oceanview Club -- -- Dunmore Town, Harbour Island
Rock House 0.4 SW Dunmore Town, Harbour Island
Royal Palm Hotel 0.4 SSW Dunmore Town, Harbour Island
Valentines Residences Resort & Marina 0.5 SSW Dunmore Town, Harbour Island
Tingum Village 0.6 S Dunmore Town, Harbour Island
Romora Bay Resort and Marina 0.8 S Harbour Island, Harbour Island

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