What's Near The Dunmore

The inviting beaches on Harbour Island are undoubtedly some of the most enjoyable sights that you'll find on the islands.

If you or your group are big beach fans, The Dunmore is the perfect locale for you. This lodging is set right on the water, so visitors can spend their whole trip under the sun if they want.

Nearby Beaches

Pink Sands Beach

Needless to say, since The Dunmore was built directly on Pink Sands Beach, sun bathing is one of the main attractions 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 guests who are willing to venture off site, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click on the names below to view a detailed page:

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

Whale Point Beach is the one that's nearest to The Dunmore. 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 quiet and serene qualities of Whale Point Beach don't appeal to you, consider going to Pink Sands Beach where the atmosphere is far from quiet, and the crowds are busy enjoying a selection of water 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 one is a meager interval off.

Nearby Areas

Visiting areas that are close to the cottages can add some depth to your vacation experience, no matter if you're just exploring the area's hidden attractions, or sampling some of the region's most amazing cuisine. The Dunmore is situated toward the center of Dunmore Town.

The following table contains a listing of areas near The Dunmore:

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

This country is certain to provide more than enough types of fun activities for all kinds of vacationers. There are even several attractions located very close by the cottages, including Albert Johnson Memorial and Harbour Island Haunted House. Each of these locations is excellent for tourists staying at The Dunmore, but the closest is Albert Johnson Memorial.

View the table below to learn more about what attractions are nearby:

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 a chance to see something a little different, Harbour Island Haunted House may be just what you're looking for. 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 choosing a place to stay, it's sometimes helpful to learn more about nearby lodging options as a means to get a feel for the surrounding area. You can find plenty of other places to learn about before making a decision, as this section of Harbour Island is home to an excellent range of resorts and hotels to pick from. Find out about all the region's hotel booking options by viewing the table below.

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 Resort And Suites 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

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