The Landing, Harbour Island
|Harbour Island, Eleuthera, BAHAMAS.|
Description: The LandingThe Landing is a gracious, historic property dating back to 1800. This boutique hotel overlooks the harbour in the heart of Dunmore Town, an easy five minute stroll to the powder fine, pink sand beach. All rooms have private baths and air conditioners and feature wireless internet connection. Some also have ceiling fans and verandahs, most have harbour views. All rooms are non-smoking.
A pool has recently been added for the enjoyment of The Landing's guests. Refresh yourself at the bar and dine in the restaurant, which features a contemporary menu based on seafood and fresh local produce expertly prepared.
The Landing offers twelve guest rooms, including a honeymoon suite under the eaves that overlooks the garden and the harbour. Rooms are designed and inspired by India Hicks in a classic plantation style with colonial inspired Caribbean influences.
Type of rooms: The LandingRooms have mahogany stained, four poster beds with crisp white Ralph Lauren linens, and are draped in Indian cotton. The waxed hardwood floors are overlaid with sea-grass matting and decorated with meticulous attention to detail.
Cocobey: king bed, ground floor, street view.
Buttonwood: king bed, second floor, harbour views, private verandah.
Sea Sage: king bed, second floor, harbour views, private verandah.
Milkberry: king bed, third floor, harbour views.
Wood Rose: king bed, third floor, harbour views.
Jacaranda: king bed, garden cottage, garden and pool views.
Gumelemi: king bed, garden view.
Alamanda: king bed, harbour view.
Oleander: king bed, garden views, 2nd floor.
Hibiscus: queen bed, harbour views, verandah.
Poinciana: queen bed, private balcony, harbour views, 2nd floor.
Frangipani: king bed, private balcony, harbour views, 2nd floor.
Attic: queen bed, harbour views, whole 3rd floor.
Children: an extra bed or a baby cot/crib may be added (subject to room size, availability, prior request and confirmation). Each additional person (baby, child, or adult) is charged per night.
Beds: Standard bed sizes vary from country to country. The terminology also varies: what is called a single, double, queen, or king size may have different dimensions in each country.
Additional information: The Landing
Restaurant: closed on Wednesdays, even for guests.
Safe deposit boxes: at reception.
Cable television is available in the library.
Pets: allowed by special arrangement only.
Tennis: available on the island.
Stairs: Contact the hotel to ask about your specific needs.
Costs that are not automatically included must be paid. The hotel may charge the guest according to its own current policies (deposit, cancellation fees, daily exchange rate to local currency, etc.). Check their policies and consider travel insurance that covers cancellation fees for all circumstances
Photos may not show each specific bedroom.
Number of rooms: 12
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 1800/1999.
Period of closure: From Sep. to Oct.
Languages spoken: English, French, Italian, Portugese.Smoking policy: no smoking in the rooms.
Credit cards accepted: Mastercard, Visa. No other cards are accepted.
Restaurant closed: Wednesdays and Sep. to Oct.
How to get here:
The island is accessible by air from Miami, Fort Lauderdale, and Nassau, with daily direct flights to North Eleuthera Airport. Water taxis leave continuously for Dunmore Town, a 10-minute trip across the harbour. Bahamas Fast Ferries go directly from Nassau to Harbour Island also.
GPS Coordinates: 25° 29' 59.78'' N 76° 38' 12.35'' W
Nearest airport: North Eleuthera - 15mn., 2.5km.