What's Located Around Rock House

Nearby Beaches

Pink Sands Beach

Travelers visiting this area of Harbour Island usually visit one of the region's lovely beaches. There are bound to be nearby beaches that you will enjoy.

Each of the access points on Harbour Island are different; the specific amenities and qualities of each one could mean the difference between an uneventful visit and a lively day in the sun. You're bound to find an option that suits you in the following table. Click the names below to view a detailed page:

Beaches Near Rock House
Beach Distance Direction Location
Pink Sands Beach 0.4 NE Dunmore Town, Harbour Island
Whale Point Beach 2.3 S 2.4 mi. South of Dunmore Town, Eleuthera
Cistern Cay Beach 2.5 SSW 2.7 mi. South-Southwest of Dunmore Town, Eleuthera
Bottom Harbour Beach 3.0 S 3.1 mi. South of Dunmore Town, Eleuthera
Current Bay Beach 5.0 NW 4.9 mi. Northwest of Dunmore Town, Eleuthera

The most convenient one to visit is Pink Sands Beach. Bear in mind that this beach is a reasonable traveling distance away, so your group won't have to travel far to enjoy this beautiful section of the coast. 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.

If you're looking for a less raucous beach scene, Whale Point Beach may be just what you're looking for. 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. It can be found two and a half miles south of the property.

Nearby Areas

Vacationers who are curious to know about the surrounding area's offerings might want to know how many miles the closest neighboring city or town is from the property. Rock House is located toward the heart of Dunmore Town.

The areas that are closest to Rock House are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Mano Creek, Eleuthera 1.9 WSW
Upper Boue, Eleuthera 4.5 SW
Lower Bogue, Eleuthera 5.4 SW
the Bluff Settlement, Eleuthera 6.7 W
Spanish Wells, North Eleuthera 8.4 WNW
Gregory Town, Eleuthera 8.9 SE
North Eleuthera 9.3 WNW
Current, Eleuthera 11.1 SW
Current Island Settlement, Eleuthera 13.5 SW
Alice Town, Eleuthera 14.1 SE

Nearby Attractions

Preacher's Cave

This location is certain to provide more than enough types of active pursuits for everyone. You might, in fact, enjoy the convenience of those attractions located very near to the hotel, like Albert Johnson Memorial and Harbour Island Haunted House. Both of these locations are perfect for tourists at Rock House, but the nearest is Albert Johnson Memorial.

The following table can provide more details about nearby attractions:

Attractions Near Rock House
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Albert Johnson Memorial Historical Site 0.1 N Dunmore Town, Harbour Island
Harbour Island Haunted House Historical Site 0.6 S Harbour Island
Preacher's Cave Cave 5.5 NW 5.4 mi. Northwest of Dunmore Town, Eleuthera
Hatchet Bay Caves Cave 11.7 SE 11.8 mi. Southeast of Dunmore Town, Eleuthera
NAVFAC Base Historical Site 25.9 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 34.0 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 place where you can while away some free time, Harbour Island Haunted House is an alternative worth considering. 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

When you're deciding on a place to stay, it can sometimes be helpful to learn more about nearby accommodations as a means to better understand the surrounding area. Readers will be able to find no shortage of additional destinations to learn about before coming to a decision, as this portion of Harbour Island has a sweeping variety of hotels and resorts to choose from. To find more information on the booking possibilities available in the vicinity, consult the table below.

Accommodations near Rock House
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
The Landing 0.0 NNW Dunmore Town, Harbour Island
Royal Palm Hotel 0.1 S Dunmore Town, Harbour Island
Royal Palm Resort And Suites 0.1 SSE Dunmore Town, Harbour Island
Valentines Residences Resort & Marina 0.1 S Dunmore Town, Harbour Island
Tingum Village 0.3 SSE Dunmore Town, Harbour Island
Oceanview Club -- -- Dunmore Town, Harbour Island
Runaway Hill Inn 0.3 E Dunmore Town, Harbour Island
The Dunmore 0.3 NE Dunmore Town, Harbour Island
Pink Sands Resort 0.3 NNE Dunmore Town, Harbour Island
Coral Sands Hotel 0.4 NE Dunmore Town, Harbour Island
 

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