Valentines Residences Resort & Marina, Harbour Island, Eleuthera, The Bahamas
Discover Valentines on Harbour Island – the premier full service resort and marina of Eleuthera, Bahamas. Come experience the perfect blend of world class luxury and tropical serenity. We are the picture perfect destination for boaters and yacht owners with a flair for finer things in life and an adventurous spirit.
Resort Amenities and Activities
Valentines’ location is ideal for indulging in the best Bahamas snorkeling, boat charters and rentals, deep sea fishing, bone fishing, sport fishing, big game fishing, scuba diving, jet skiing, kayaking, water skiing, windsurfing, sailing and wake boarding all which can be arranged right from our guest services desk. The resort has custom-made dive boats, full scuba equipment rental, and Sea MX10 camera rentals. Right next to the resort is the Dunmore Town water sports center. The resort also has a section of the famous Pink Sand Beach set aside just for the use of our guests and accessible by a beautiful new boardwalk.
Our Olympic style fresh-water swimming pool offers an attractive sun terrace with Balinese-style lounge chairs, Tuuci umbrellas and towels for all our guests.
Calico Trading, our on-site fashion boutique and gift shop, is fully stocked with upscale fashion apparel, beachwear, bags, gifts, and sundries.
Valentines Dive Center is the leading PADI dive resort facility in the area. Whether you are an avid diver or just wish to explore Harbour Island underwater attractions for the first time, Valentines Dive Center can accommodate your needs. No matter your past experience, Harbour Island’s waters will astound you. From coral reefs, grottos, underwater blow holes, high speed drift dives, wall and wreck dives, our local waters offer some of the best diving in the world. There’s even “PADI Bubblemaker” scuba instruction in our fresh water swimming pool for children ages 8-10 years old, organized by Valentines Dive Center’s expert and licensed instructors.
There is always a fun resort or local event happening around Valentines, like our weekly Farmer’s Market and Artisan Showcase and quarterly Reckless Pirates events. For a full list of local events, visit https://blog.valentinesresort.com/events.
Spa & Fitness
Dermalogica Spa & Skin Care – refresh, relax, & revitalize with a complete range of professional treatments using Dermalogica products right here at the resort. A full list of spa services can be found https://www.facebook.com/ValentinesResort/app/235356096629509
The Valentines Fitness Center is now open for our resort and marina guests. It is a total workout experience with a variety of strength, conditioning and cardio equipment. The center is open daily and features some of the finest fitness, cardio, strength and conditioning equipment offered by Body Solid.
Guests of Valentines Resort and Marina can arrange private fitness classes and training with one of the islands top fitness experts, Tamara Lorey.
Rooms and Accommodations
Valentines Residences Resort and Marina offers 38 luxury suites, each equipped with WIFI and cable television, modern kitchen appliances, with large balconies overlooking the pool, gardens and marina. With colorful clapboard-sided walls, white trim and shuttered dormer windows, they provide a unique vacation experience.
Valentine’s suite options include ten 670 square foot (SF) junior luxury suites with room for up to four guests, sixteen 1000 square foot one-bedroom luxury suites with room for up to four guests, twelve 1300 square foot two-bedroom luxury suites with room for up to six guests and one fabulous 1,600 SF two-bedroom Governor Dunmore penthouse suite. Our rooms are ideal for family vacations and include: irons and ironing boards, hair dryers, toiletries, coffee makers, safes, ceiling fans and so much more.
Valentines Weddings and Events
Valentines Residences Resort & Marina prides itself on making your wedding an extraordinary day you will always treasure. We offer an extensive range of options and packages which can be tailored to meet your requirements and personality. Our wedding consultants will help with all the details. For wedding packages visit https://www.valentinesresort.com/weddings-events/weddings.
In December 2017, Valentines Resort will open its 600 square foot conference boardroom, making it the first and only one of its kind on beautiful Harbor Island in The Bahamas. The state-of-the-art facility accommodates up to 30 persons, 20 at the conference table, featuring the latest teleconferencing technologies and a/v equipment. The beautifully appointed space is ideal for small groups seeking an intimate setting and just steps away from the resort’s world-class amenities.
Valentines Marina is state of the art and a favorite Harbour Island attraction for both amateur and professional mariners offering 50 boat slips. Valentines marina is the largest in Harbour Island and can accommodate ships luxury yachts up to 204 feet with max beam of 35 feet and draft of 9 feet mean low water. We monitor VHF channel 16 daily 7am – 7pm.
Our well lit marina and docks feature:
- Fuel service (gas and diesel)
- Full electric (30, 50, 100 amps)
- Unlimited reverse osmosis pure water
- Superfast WIFI wireless internet access
- Laundry service available
- Restrooms with showers
- 24-hour security
- Marina Rates: $3.25
- Charge for electric is $0.75 kwh
- Charge for water is $0.35 / per gallon / per night
- GPS Coordinates 25.497515; -76.637372
The Boathouse Restaurant
The Boathouse serves breakfast*, lunch, dinner and snacks. You’ll have your choice of enjoying your meals on our open-air deck or you can choose to dine in air conditioned comfort without sacrificing the delight of our Harbour Island waterfront view. Room service is also available. The Boat House is open from 7:30 am – 9:30 pm. *Breakfast is served from December 15 through August 15 (may vary).
Rooster Tail Bar & Grill
All through the day our waterfront Rooster Tail Bar & Grill offers full menu, light fare, cocktails, daily happy hour and an inescapable Harbour Island ambience, welcoming locals and visitors alike. We offer live entertainment during holidays, special event weekends, and various functions. We also offer the NFL Sunday ticket and NBA games. You want it and we will find it for you on one of our 9 TV’s. Open from 7:30 am – 9:30 pm.
Cocoa Coffee House
Cocoa Coffee House is perched on the second floor of one of Valentine’s historic buildings, featuring incredible views of the picturesque Valentine’s marina. Cocoa serves Starbucks and Lavazza brands and is open Monday through Saturday 7 am to 5 pm and on Sundays from 7 am to 12 pm.
Over 300 years old, Harbour Island is a Bahamian settlement with rich maritime history, Dunmore Town in Harbour Island, served as the first capital of the Bahamas. This historic town is a unique blend of New England architecture and Caribbean colour. Shady verandas, hibiscus and bougainvillea, and the allure of turquoise water and pink sand beach make this an idyllic Caribbean island.
Valentines is located on the exciting side of Harbour Island and on near the best shopping and restaurants in Dunmore Town. Harbour Island is located 2 miles east off the coast of North Eleuthera. From tip to top Eleuthera is 110 mile long and blessed with hundreds of miles of shoreline with beautiful pink sand beaches on both the east and west island coastlines. Inland you will find safe harbours, quiet lagoons, and a couple of spectacular blue holes!
Fly to North Eleuthera Airport (ELH). Silver Airways and Watermakers Air fly nonstop from Fort Lauderdale (240 miles). American Airlines flies from Miami (220 miles) nonstop daily. Delta offers nonstop service from Atlanta (2 hours) several times weekly. Aztec Airways offers mulitple nonstop weekly flights from Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport to North Eleuthera Airport. Another option is flying to Nassau (the capitol of the Bahamas) and catching one of the many regional airlines to North Eleuthera (20 minutes) on a daily basis.
For private pilots we offer our Pilot’s Journey Program. We love our private pilots and offer a discount for our corporate pilots.
To get to Valentine’s from the airport you’ll take a taxi to the ferry dock and get ferried across the lagoon to our marina. This interesting and scenic trip sets the tone for your vacation and takes less than 15 minutes.
Valentines Residence’s Resort & Marina is open to all transient boaters throughout the year. If you are unfamiliar with the waters around Harbour Island we can arrange a pilot to get your boat or yacht in safely.
Hotel Name: Valentines Residences, Resort & Marina
Address: Harbour Island, North Eleuthera, The Bahamas
Telephone: Res: 1-866-389-6864 (US and Canada); 1-954-463-4519 (International)
Resort Direct: 1-242-333-2142