Often, travelers have decided to visit Harbour Island just to experience the amazing beaches that the island group is so proud of.
Luckily, Runaway Hill Inn is on the water, so you won't need to go out of your way to enjoy what makes the region so popular.
Naturally, since Runaway Hill Inn is located right on Pink Sands Beach, hanging out at the beach is a popular pastime at this property. 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, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Clicking on each link below allows you to view a detailed page:
|Whale Point Beach||2.2||S||2.4 mi. South of Dunmore Town|
|Cistern Cay Beach||2.7||SSW||2.7 mi. South-Southwest of Dunmore Town|
|Bottom Harbour Beach||2.9||S||3.1 mi. South of Dunmore Town|
Whale Point Beach is closest to these accommodations. 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 may also like nearby Pink Sands Beach where you will find a lively scene of tourists and activities. 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 beach is a quarter mile north of the property.
Stopping by a community or town near your hotel can act as a nice day trip, whether you're browsing a beautiful natural setting, or dining with locals at their authentic restaurants. Runaway Hill Inn is located in the southeastern outskirts of Dunmore Town, near Mano Creek.
The table below lists some of the areas near Runaway Hill Inn.
|Mano Creek, Eleuthera||2.2||W|
|Upper Boue, Eleuthera||4.7||SW|
|Lower Bogue, Eleuthera||5.7||SW|
|the Bluff Settlement, Eleuthera||7.0||W|
|Spanish Wells, North Eleuthera||8.7||WNW|
|Gregory Town, Eleuthera||8.8||SE|
|Current Island Settlement, Eleuthera||13.7||SW|
|Alice Town, Eleuthera||14.0||SE|
It doesn't matter what kind of vacation you're seeking in the Bahamas, you'll find attractions that suit your personality throughout the area. You could find yourself tempted by those attractions that are very close by the hotel, such as Harbour Island Haunted House. Both locales are excellent for vacationers at Runaway Hill Inn, but the nearest is .and
To see more info about this or other nearby attractions, check out the table below:
|Historical Site||0.3||WNW||Dunmore Town, Harbour Island|
|Harbour Island Haunted House||Historical Site||0.7||SSW||Harbour Island|
|Preacher's Cave||Cave||5.7||NW||5.4 mi. Northwest of Dunmore Town, Eleuthera|
|Cave||11.5||SE||11.8 mi. Southeast of Dunmore Town, Eleuthera|
|NAVFAC Base||Historical Site||25.7||SE||6.4 mi. Northwest of Governors Harbour, Eleuthera|
|Movie Theater||32.3||SE||Governors Harbour, Eleuthera|
|Leon Levy Native Plant Preserve||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||33.8||SE||2.0 mi. East of Governors Harbour, Eleuthera|
|Big Tree at Palmetto Point||Historical Site||36.6||SE||North Palmentton Point, Eleuthera|
If you're looking for somewhere a little different to visit, 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 you're choosing a location to stay in, it is sometimes smart to learn about nearby accommodations as a means to better understand the region. You will find lots of other destinations to look at in the vicinity, as this part of Harbour Island is home to a sweeping range of resorts and hotels to pick from. Consult the table below for full details on the lodging options that are found in the area.
|Oceanview Club||--||--||Dunmore Town, Harbour Island|
|The Dunmore||0.2||NNW||Dunmore Town, Harbour Island|
|Royal Palm Resort And Suites||0.3||WSW||Dunmore Town, Harbour Island|
|Royal Palm Hotel||0.3||WSW||Dunmore Town, Harbour Island|
|Tingum Village||0.3||SW||Dunmore Town, Harbour Island|
|Rock House||0.3||W||Dunmore Town, Harbour Island|
|The Landing||0.3||W||Dunmore Town, Harbour Island|
|Coral Sands Hotel||0.3||N||Dunmore Town, Harbour Island|
|Valentines Residences Resort & Marina||0.3||WSW||Dunmore Town, Harbour Island|
|Pink Sands Resort||0.3||NNW||Dunmore Town, Harbour Island|
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