The Island Of Eleuthera

Medical Facilities - A Government Clinic is located in North Palmetto Point, less than one mile from Unique Village (Tel: 242 332-1540). Its hours are 9:00 am to 3:00 pm, Monday through Friday.

In case of an emergency, the Levy Clinic in Governor’s Harbour is also available (Tel: 242 332-2774). A registered nurse is always on call.

Police Station - the main Police station is located in Governor's Harbour and is open 24 hours.

Car Rental - Arrangements can be made through the Hotel’s Front Desk. Rentals are normally $70.00 per day. A valid driver’s license is required.

Gas Stations - There are two filling stations on the highway in Palmetto Point and two in Governor’s Harbour

Banks - Royal Bank of Canada and First Caribbean Bank are both located in Governor’s Harbour. Banking hours are from 9:30 am to 3:00 pm Monday through Thursday and 9:30 am to 4:30 pm on Fridays. Many places on the Island do not accept credit cards; however ATMs are located at the front of each bank.

Grocery Stores - there are 4 main stores, 2 located in Palmetto point and 2 in Governor's Harbour.

Airlines - Flights to Eleuthera
From Florida to Eleuthera:
  • Continental (Gulf Stream Connection) – Daily into Governor’s Harbour International Airport (GHB) and North Eleuthera International Airport.
    Continental Connection
    (800) 231-0856 in the US
  • Lynx Air – From Fort Lauderdale – Sundays, Mondays, Fridays & Saturdays into Governor’s Harbour International Airport (GHB)
    Lynx Air International
    (888) 596-9247 in the US
    (954) 772-9808 Ft. Lauderdale
  • Twin Air – Daily direct flights from Fort Lauderdale into Governor’s Harbour International Airport, North Eleuthera International (ELH) & Rock Sound International Airport (RSD)
    Twin Air
    (954) 359-8266 Ft. Lauderdale
From Nassau to Governor’s Harbour:
There are over 5 daily scheduled flights from Nassau to Governor’s Harbour on commercial Bahamian Carriers operating 19-48 passenger turbo-prop aircraft. Many people find it just as easy to fly directly to Nassau on one of the many carriers serving the international airport and then catch a flight over to Governor's.
  • Bahamas Air
    (800) 222-4262 in the US
    (242) 377-5505 in the Bahamas
  • Southern Air
    (242) 323-7217: Reservations
    (242) 377-2014/5: Airport Nassau
The Fast Ferry, a modern Hydrofoil traveling at speeds of up to 40 knots, has become a very popular means to reach Governor’s Harbour from Nassau. In turn many visitors to Eleuthera enjoy traveling to Nassau for a short 2-day excursion to see the “big”city.
  • Bahamas Fast Ferries
    (242) 323-2166

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