Harbour Island in the Bahamas is rated the number one island in the country due to its ease of access and remoteness from the rest of the world. Rated the best island in the Carribean by Conde Naste, it has a reputation for being one of the most luxurious islands in the archipelago of the outer islands.
Being one of 700 islands and 2,400 cays; Harbour Island is the perfect getaway for those who are seeking a vacation full of sun, pink sands harbour island beach, and world class accommodations. Harbour Island has been deemed the new St. Barts of the Caribbean by international media.
The island itself is located just off the northern tip of Eleuthera and is only approximately 3.5 miles long and 1.5 miles wide. Only a narrow channel separates Harbour Island from Eleuthera. It is located 100 miles off the coast of Florida, making it an easy flight or boat ride to access. The archipelago itself extends 760 miles toward Haiti, covering a total area of 5,358 square miles. Only 30 islands in this area are inhabited by people.
Beyond New Providence and Grand Bahama lies the “Out Islands”, a group of islets referred to locally as the “Family Islands”. Harbour Island is one of those 13 islands. With many other islands to visit, Harbour Island Bahamas vacation rentals offer excellent choices of homes to reside and use as your base to explore the Bahamian islands. We highly recommend inquiring about Dunmore Town and how to get there to enjoy all the natural beauty Harbour Island has to offer.