What's Located Around The Dunmore

The sparkling beaches on Harbour Island are touted by locals as the most enticing outdoor sights in the Caribbean.

Fortunately, The Dunmore is located directly on the waterfront, so you won't need to go very far to experience first hand what makes the area such a popular vacation destination.

Nearby Beaches

Pink Sands Beach

Of course, since The Dunmore was built directly on Pink Sands Beach, laying out in the sun 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 vacationers who are willing to venture off site, the following options each offer something a little different. Click the name of each one in the table to view our detailed article:

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 obvious 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.

You may also like nearby Pink Sands Beach which is far from secluded. 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 can find this one a few hundred yards north-northeast of the property.

Nearby Areas

Visitors who are hesitant to book their accommodations before learning about what's in the surrounding area might want to find out how far—or near—the adjacent city or town is from the property. The Dunmore is found in the heart of Dunmore Town.

The table below lists some of the 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 location is sure to offer a good deal of fun activities for everyone. You might, in fact, enjoy the convenience of those attractions found very close to the cottages, for instance, Albert Johnson Memorial and Harbour Island Haunted House. Each of these locations is exceptional for vacationers 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 somewhere interesting to go, Harbour Island Haunted House might be a good choice. 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 choosing where to book your stay, it is sometimes worthwhile to find out about nearby lodging possibilities as a means to better understand the area. You will find plenty of other properties to learn about in the region, as this portion of Harbour Island has a wide variety of hotel and resort options. The table that follows contains all the lodging possibilities that are found nearby.

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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