What's Located Around The Dunmore

The inviting beaches on Harbour Island are touted by locals as some of the best attractions that the islands have to offer. If all you can think about is the beach, The Dunmore has what you need. This site is situated on the water, so tourists can spend as much time as they like in the sun if they so desire.

Nearby Beaches

Pink Sands Beach

Obviously, since The Dunmore was built directly on Pink Sands Beach, relaxing at the water's edge is popular with guests staying 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 vacationers who want to venture farther away, the following options each offer something a little different. Click on the following names to view a detailed discussion:

Beaches Near The Dunmore
Beach Distance Direction Location
Whale Point Beach 2.4 S 2.4 mi. South of Dunmore Town
Cistern Cay Beach 2.8 SSW 2.7 mi. South-Southwest of Dunmore Town
Bottom Harbour Beach 3.1 S 3.1 mi. South of Dunmore Town
Current Bay Beach 5.0 NW 4.9 mi. Northwest of Dunmore Town

The most convenient one to visit 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.

If the remoteness of Whale Point Beach doesn't suit your style, you could instead enjoy Pink Sands Beach which offers an active beach scene. 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'll find it a short distance off.

Nearby Areas

Hopping over to a town or community that neighbors the cottages can help you get out of your comfort zone to experience something a little different, whether it's visiting the area's unique bars, or talking to some locals about their way of life. The Dunmore is situated near the center of Dunmore Town.

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

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Mano Creek, Eleuthera 2.2 WSW
Upper Boue, Eleuthera 4.8 SW
Lower Bogue, Eleuthera 5.7 SW
the Bluff Settlement, Eleuthera 7.0 W
Spanish Wells, North Eleuthera 8.6 WNW
Gregory Town, Eleuthera 9.0 SE
North Eleuthera 9.4 WNW
Current, Eleuthera 11.4 SW
Current Island Settlement, Eleuthera 13.7 SW
Alice Town, Eleuthera 14.1 SE

Nearby Attractions

Preacher's Cave

Considering that both the land and sea in the Bahamas have so much to offer, you can find plenty to see and do throughout the area. There are even a few attractions within a short distance of the cottages, for instance, Albert Johnson Memorial and Harbour Island Haunted House. Both locales are exceptional for guests lodging at The Dunmore, but the easiest to reach is Albert Johnson Memorial.

This and other nearby options are displayed below.

Attractions Near The Dunmore
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Albert Johnson Memorial Historical Site 0.2 W Dunmore Town, Harbour Island
Harbour Island Haunted House Historical Site 0.8 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 32.4 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 on the lookout for an enjoyable experience, Harbour Island Haunted House might be the right choice 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.

Nearby Accommodations

Learning about nearby lodging options is generally a convenient way to get a better feel for the area. You'll find lots of additional properties to learn about nearby, as this portion of Harbour Island is home to an impressive variety of hotels and resorts to pick from. Learn more about all of the region's hotel booking possibilities by reading the following table.

Accommodations near The Dunmore
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Coral Sands Hotel 0.1 N Dunmore Town, Harbour Island
Pink Sands Resort 0.1 NW Dunmore Town, Harbour Island
Runaway Hill Inn 0.2 SSE Dunmore Town, Harbour Island
Oceanview Club -- -- Dunmore Town, Harbour Island
The Landing 0.3 SW Dunmore Town, Harbour Island
Rock House 0.3 SW Dunmore Town, Harbour Island
Royal Palm Hotel 0.3 SW Dunmore Town, Harbour Island
Valentines Residences Resort & Marina 0.4 SW Dunmore Town, Harbour Island
Tingum Village 0.4 S Dunmore Town, Harbour Island
Romora Bay Resort and Marina 0.7 S Harbour Island, Harbour Island

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