Escape to a tropical paradise on the stunning Pink Sands Beach with breathtaking ocean views and endless opportunities for relaxation and adventure. Runaway Hill Inn is a charming boutique hotel located in Harbour Island, just off the northeast coast of Eleuthera. The property sits elevated on a 3-mile stretch of beach known as Pink Sands Beach, boasting 175 feet of beachfront, with sloping grade and hilltop elevation of roughly 30 feet.
Nestled on a lush 9.365-acre hilltop overlooking the crystal-clear waters of the Caribbean, Runaway Hill Inn offers 11 spacious guest accommodations spread out between the Main House and detached cottages. The Main House is a charming one and a half story building, roughly 75 years old, with a rustic, old-world charm that transports you back in time. The lobby, bar, and restaurant offer panoramic ocean views that take your breath away. The Main House consists of 8 guest accommodations, 4 of which have ocean views, while the remaining 3 suites are dispersed throughout the property, offering privacy and seclusion.
The North Guest Cottage features one bedroom and two bathrooms with distant ocean views overlooking the lawn and distant harbor facing west. The sunsets are beautiful from the private patio of this villa. Complete with a full kitchen and living room, the North Guest Cottage accommodates four persons. The South Guest Cottage features two separate guest suites, each with the same west-facing ocean view overlooking the lawn. Each of these suites accommodates two persons.
The property offers plenty of opportunities for relaxation and adventure. The pool and sun deck are located just steps down from the Main House, while the beach is further down the staircase, lined with lounge chairs, umbrellas, and various water toys including kayaks and paddle boards. Take a leisurely walk along the shoreline or hop on the back of a horse and have a swim in the ocean. Harbour Island is buzzing with lots of activities and things to do, including numerous restaurants, shops, bakeries, marinas, and nightlife.
Known for its picturesque pastel-colored buildings with colonial architecture and charm, Dunmore Town in Harbour Island was the first capital of the Bahamas and is one of the oldest settlements in the nation. Several marinas in the protected harbor offer full-service fuel and accommodations, and of course, there is the famous Pink Sands beach. Considered one of the prettiest beaches in the Caribbean and the world, Pink Sands Beach is a place to relax and recharge. The nearest airport is North Eleuthera International Airport offering daily flights to and from the US and other islands of the Bahamas. The airport is only a short water taxi and taxi ride from Harbour Island.