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Pink Sands Resort

Chapel Street, Dunmore Town, BS

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Pink Sands Resort

OVERVIEW

Insider Tip

On-site cooking classes are an enjoyable way to learn more about the culinary history of the Bahamas. After being taught how to best prepare various island ingredients, guests will be able to make their culinary dreams come true by cooking their own signature dishes.

Hotel Overview

On hillside above beach
This intimate resort consists of a cluster of pastel cottages scattered throughout 20 acres of tropical forest; just below is Harbour Island's long, gorgeous, and uncrowded beach of pale-pink sand.
Romantic seclusion
Travelers come here to get away from it all, and the resort provides a tranquil setting with two restaurants, tropical pool, and library; use of kayaks and snorkel gear is complimentary.
Posh pastel cottages
Pink Sands features 25 pastel-colored cottages with CD and DVD players— movies and music CD rentals are complimentary. Terraces with teak furniture offer views of the ocean or surrounding gardens.

Know Before You Go

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Up to 2 children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Fees

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD $18 and USD $39 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD $30.00 per person (one way)
  • Pet fee: USD $250 per accommodation, per stay

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Renovations and Closures
The property is closed between 10 September and 21 October.

What to expect:

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Up to 2 children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Location

Chapel Street, Dunmore Town, BS

Airport:

ELH - North Eleuthera Airport

ROOMS

Overview

Rooms
This Bahama resort offers 21 One-Bedroom units, 4 Two-Bedroom cottages and 2 individually designed Estate Homes, La Mer Azure and Banyan Tree. Rooms have private terraces furnished with weathered-teak dining sets, cushioned lounge chairs, and umbrellas. Limestone-tile floors, white-canvas overstuffed chairs, and muted-tone, multi-colored bedspreads accent the monochromatic interior. Bathrooms feature decorative tiles. In addition to air-conditioning, rooms have louvered windows and ceiling fans. California king beds feature dual-control electric blankets and two reading lights. Entertainment options include U.S. cable TV, VCRs, DVD players, and CD/cassette players. All rooms have a complimentary CD library, and complimentary video and DVD movies are available. Wet bars include compact refrigerators, which are stocked with drinks and snacks. Further conveniences include: french coffee press, toaster, water kettle, private patio with teak furniture, Full bathroom with Aveda amenities, hair dryer and bathrobes, In-room safe, iron and ironing board, nightly turn-down service.

Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Free newspaper
  • Refrigerator
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room safe
  • Ceiling fan
  • Desk
  • Separate sitting area
  • Free bottled water
  • Shower only
  • Cable TV service
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Free WiFi
  • Sofa bed size
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Rollaway/extra beds (free)

DETAILS

Property Amenities

The Pink Sands Hotel's main building serves as the resort's social hub. The decor includes richly textured, multi-colored East Indian fabrics, Balinese furniture, Moroccan light fixtures, and Balinese-style straw-paddle ceiling fans, as well as artifacts from Morocco and Asia. A lily pond borders one side of the building, and another pond is in the lobby. The hotel's library offers shelves of books and movies, comfortable seating, and a big-screen television with DVD player.

Arrival transportation to the resort from North Eleuthera airport is complimentary. Guests will be escorted by a land taxi to the North Eleuthera dock, and then a water taxi to Harbour Island, followed by a land taxi to Pink Sands. The total transfer time is 20 minutes. One-way transfer costs $15 per person.

Alternatively, a high speed fast ferry (approx. 2 hours) services Harbour Island daily from Nassau, departing Nassau at 8:00 AM and returning at 3:50 PM.

  • Babysitting or childcare
  • Outdoor pool
  • Concierge services
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Shopping on site
  • Total number of rooms -
  • Number of buildings/towers -
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Garden
  • Library
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wedding services
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Free WiFi
  • Year Built
  • Number of restaurants -
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • Outdoor tennis courts -
  • One meeting room
  • Free self parking
  • Number of bars/lounges -
  • Luggage storage
  • Free grocery shopping service
  • Beach towels
  • Terrace
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)

Number of suites: 25

Policies

Know Before You Go

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Up to 2 children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Fees

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD $18 and USD $39 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD $30.00 per person (one way)
  • Pet fee: USD $250 per accommodation, per stay

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Renovations and Closures
The property is closed between 10 September and 21 October.

Dining

Garden Terrace Restaurant
Romantic candlelight dinners are served alfresco at the Garden Terrace restaurant from 7:00 to 9:00 PM. The menu features a fusion of world-class cuisines. The cuisine is Caribbean Bistro with emphasis on fresh fish and seafood.
Blue Bar
Located on the beach. All-blue decor, including furniture, floor, napkins, and salt and pepper shakers. Open-air seating beneath wood roof or on a sundeck with table umbrellas. Serving breakfast and lunch. Blue bar Dinner is served Wednesday, Thursday & Saturdays from 6:30pm to 9:00pm. Menu features conch salad and fritters, cracked conch, crab cakes, smoked-salmon tempura, lobster quiche, burgers, sandwiches, salads, pasta, and grilled fish.

Recreation

Recreational amenities at the resort include outdoor tennis courts and an outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals
  • Boating
  • Fishing
  • Horse riding/rental
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing/boogie boarding
  • Tennis
  • Water skiing