The sparkling beaches on Harbour Island are boasted as the most-visited attractions that the islands have to offer.
If you or your group are big beach fans, Pink Sands Resort is the perfect locale for you. This property is located right along the water and sand, so guests can spend all of their time under the sun if that is what they want to do. Being able to enjoy a day while avoiding lots of other visitors crowding the beach is crucial to many vacationers. This beach provides that kind of benefit, because it is located outside of the more populated parts of the Bahamas.
Obviously, since Pink Sands Resort is positioned directly on Pink Sands Beach, spending time at the shore is a popular pastime 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 those who are eager for some variety, the following options each offer something a little different. Clicking on each link below allows you to view a detailed page:
|Whale Point Beach||2.5||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||3.2||S||3.1 mi. South of Dunmore Town|
|Current Bay Beach||4.9||NW||4.9 mi. Northwest of Dunmore Town|
Whale Point Beach is the closest to this property. 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.
If you are interested in a more exciting beach, you may like Pink Sands Beach which is generally home to an active scene with lots of other visitors. 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. This one is located a few hundred yards east of the property.
Visiting a town or community neighboring your hotel can add a little variety to your vacation schedule, no matter if you're just experiencing a night out in the area, or experiencing the day in the life of a local. Pink Sands Resort is found just outside the heart of Dunmore Town.
The areas that are closest to Pink Sands Resort are listed in the table below:
|Mano Creek, Eleuthera||2.2||WSW|
|Upper Boue, Eleuthera||4.8||SW|
|Lower Bogue, Eleuthera||5.7||SW|
|the Bluff Settlement, Eleuthera||6.9||W|
|Spanish Wells, North Eleuthera||8.4||WNW|
|Gregory Town, Eleuthera||9.1||SE|
|Current Island Settlement, Eleuthera||13.7||SW|
|Alice Town, Eleuthera||14.3||SE|
This location is certain to provide a lot of activity for everyone, from the most laid back to the most active visitor. You could find yourself tempted by those attractions within a short distance of the hotel, like Harbour Island Haunted House. Each of these are excellent for tourists staying at Pink Sands Resort, but the nearest is .and
The following table can provide more details about nearby attractions:
|Historical Site||0.2||SW||Dunmore Town, Harbour Island|
|Harbour Island Haunted House||Historical Site||0.9||S||Harbour Island|
|Preacher's Cave||Cave||5.4||NW||5.4 mi. Northwest of Dunmore Town, Eleuthera|
|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|
|Movie Theater||32.6||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||36.9||SE||North Palmentton Point, Eleuthera|
If you're looking for a chance to see something a little different, Harbour Island Haunted House might be just right for you. 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.
When deciding on a place to stay, it's sometimes helpful to learn more about nearby accommodation options as a way to get a better feel for the region. Readers will be able to find lots of other places to think about in the region, as this section of Harbour Island offers vacationers a terrific range of resorts and hotels to choose from. In order to find additional info on the hotel booking options available in the vicinity, see the table below.
|Coral Sands Hotel||0.1||E||Dunmore Town, Harbour Island|
|The Dunmore||0.1||SE||Dunmore Town, Harbour Island|
|The Landing||0.3||SW||Dunmore Town, Harbour Island|
|Runaway Hill Inn||0.3||SSE||Dunmore Town, Harbour Island|
|Rock House||0.3||SSW||Dunmore Town, Harbour Island|
|Oceanview Club||--||--||Dunmore Town, Harbour Island|
|Royal Palm Resort And Suites||0.4||S||Dunmore Town, Harbour Island|
|Royal Palm Hotel||0.4||S||Dunmore Town, Harbour Island|
|Valentines Residences Resort & Marina||0.4||SSW||Dunmore Town, Harbour Island|
|Tingum Village||0.5||S||Dunmore Town, Harbour Island|
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