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Address: culmer cottage, Eleuthera
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Small, picturesque town overlooking the waterfront, populated by artists...

Small, picturesque town overlooking the waterfront, populated by artists and more than a couple goats. Clean attractive and well appointed cottage. Wifi and cable tv included.

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Bayside View for beer and Conch salad! We went twice because it was soooo delicious. Tyrone and his wife were amazing and made our visit special. We bought stone crabs next door... read more

Reviewed 16 November 2016
Tampa, FL
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Tampa, FL
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Bayside View for beer and Conch salad! We went twice because it was soooo delicious. Tyrone and his wife were amazing and made our visit special. We bought stone crabs next door and had a feast! Tarpum Bay was gem!

1 Thank SnottieDottie
Karlsruhe, Germany
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257 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

After having spent two weeks discovering Eleuthera, I can say that Tarpum Bay ist the most picturesque town of the island. It has many beautiful buildings in Caribbean style and the view of the bay itself is magnificent. It's certainly worth a stop for a drink and/or food if you drive through. I'd even consider staying nearby for a next... More 

2 Thank Unelma333
Akron, Ohio
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160 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

We drove through a few times and decided to stop on our last pass to really take in the view. Found a small Bayside Cafe serving fresh conch salad and fritters. So good!

2 Thank Ken D
Anchorage, Alaska
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2016

We made several stops on this trip. The water is amazing with beautiful beach areas. We also had lunch and just really enjoyed our tour. It was warm, but not too warm to really enjoy the scenery.

1 Thank N B
lynn57, Owner at Tarpum Bay, responded to this review

Tarpum Bay is one of the most quaint settlements on eleuthera. It has several good restaurants and conch salad/fritter shops. The fishing dock where fresh fish is brought in daily is there. don't miss the Arts and Cultural Center on Lord Street where there are quilting, dance and art classes as well as other events on a regular basis. Great... More 

Saint Louis, Missouri, United States
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81 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2015

Out of all the places on Eleuthera, Tarpum Bay is our favorite. Governor's Harbour gets all the press, but TB is really the best place to stay for a trip on Eleuthera. 4 grocery stores, a handful of restaurants, easy access to both the Atlantic and the Caribbean, it makes a great home base for exploring the island. Vacation rentals... More 

4 Thank Kkress
Jackson, Michigan
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24 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2014 via mobile

Took a cruise tour (Princess) which stopped here. There is a public dock here where you might be able to score a conch or fresh lobsters from a local fisherman. The roadside stand serving conch salad looked tempting too. Town has lots of local character and photo opportunities.

1 Thank Oydman
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36 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2014

This is the most beautiful town right on the Caribbean blue waters. You are in awe each time you drive through. A don't miss for a picture op.

1 Thank LJP63
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Reviewed 25 June 2014

We were driving through Tarpum Bay on our way to Cape Eleuthera and I made my husband stop so I could take some pictures! Such a beautiful little town with the road right next to the coast! We saw a little food stand right on the road where they were making conch salad, but we didn't stop because we weren't... More 

2 Thank Bjade18
Woolwine, Virginia
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223 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2014

We enjoyed going to Tarpum Bay. We went to get some fresh fish for dinner and ended up having an outstanding conch salad and conch fritters from a roadside stand. The lady made us the fritters while we waited then we went to get the fish from the fisherman. While he was cleaning the fish she made the conch salad!... More 

Thank Foodandwine60
Deep Creek, Eleuthera, the Bahamas
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21 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2014

I love visiting Tarpum Bay. I live in South Eleuthera, and any time I am driving up island, I stop in Tarpum. The beaches are beautiful, and the main road takes you up against the coast. You should stop, park the car, and go beach combing. There are also fishermen cleaning their recent catch, so you can pick up lobster... More 

Thank Claire T

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