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Quaint little Bahamian town

the major area of Harbour Island or Briland. Need a golf cart to get around, but cute little guest... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2017
Trvlchnnl
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Miami, Florida
Always fun

Any visit to Harbour Island (Briland) is a great visit. The wonderfully friendly people, the... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
Tracey A
via mobile
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Picturesque seafront village for visitors who want to get away from the more hectic touristy spots on the island.
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good39%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
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“golf carts” (10 reviews)
“harbour island” (12 reviews)
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Dunmore Town, Harbour Island
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Reviewed 29 July 2017

the major area of Harbour Island or Briland. Need a golf cart to get around, but cute little guest houses, cafes and restaurants all over. Everyone is friendly.

1  Thank Trvlchnnl
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Any visit to Harbour Island (Briland) is a great visit. The wonderfully friendly people, the excellent food (we had ice cream purchased from a nice lady's house!), driving a golf cart and enjoying fresh sushi are all hallmarks of a successful trip! Be sure to...More

Thank Tracey A
Reviewed 27 June 2017

what a great place to visit. like stepping back in time. not at all crowded. moves at a nice relaxed pace and easy to get around. really fun to look at all of the old structures. generally get around on golf carts whichis a delightful...More

Thank jon s
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Had a nap from the hotel with all the local sites on it. Went on a morning walk for about an hour and a half and we were able to seem the majority of the famous local interests during our walk. We all carefully as...More

Thank TBMARE
Reviewed 1 May 2017

This was my first trip to Harbour Island and the experience was quite unexpected. I thought I was going to experience the quiet, serene island charm, as was the case with the other Eleuthera settlements. I received the shock of my life with the congestion,...More

Thank lorraineduvalier
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Dunmore Town on Harbour Island is relatively clean, safe, friendly, with several hidden charms that beg to be explored. There are secure marinas and resorts such as Valentines and Romora Bay. There are upscale restaurants and local bars with cold Kalik and Sands beer. Conch...More

1  Thank trimyway
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Golf carts are a-plenty here. It seems that they are the preferred mode of transportation on island and there ain't nothing wrong with that considering the town and island are not too large. Some history here, a bit of shopping and more than a few...More

1  Thank CubanWaters
Reviewed 30 November 2016

We went with a relative who's a history nut. I guess if you're like him, you might enjoy it. 12 bucks to see a house of the time with a guided tour about Wilson who really didn't spend much time there.

1  Thank George T
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

The sights walking thru Dunmore Town were pleasant. Don't visit in September if you looking for nite life and shopping. This is the perfect time for those who want the entire pink sand beaches to yourself! If you want to strictly relax and enjoy the...More

1  Thank April R
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

This is the main drag on the island. Its small and easy to navigate. Take your holf cart. The local restaurants are (ie not the resorts) and have great food and beer gor a real bahama experience. Its rustic and authentic. No upscale resorts.

Thank Atul S
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Long Island mom M
9 February 2016|
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Response from Becky145 |
Be careful using a credit card at cart rentals. One stole our number and ran up quite a bill in the US even though we were in the Bahamas. Air travel, phone cards, sneakers, etc. Beware!!!!
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