Book your room at Coral Sands Hotel
39-room beach resort with exceptional dining
3 miles of pink sand
Arrayed on an eight-acre gardened hillside facing Harbour Island's three-mile beach of pale-pink sand, this petite resort offers open-air ease and stylish interpretations of colonial decor.
Snorkel near reefs
Guests explore the reef-protected waters with complimentary snorkeling gear and kayaks. At day's end, modern renditions of Bahamian and international cuisine await at the ocean-view restaurant.
Refurbished in 2005, guestrooms and suites feature colonial-style furniture, TVs, L'Occitane toiletries, and tropical-weight comforters. Balconies and terraces face the gardens or sea.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
Coral Sands Hotel
The Terrace Restaurant, located on the main-house veranda, presents sophisticated Bahamian and international cuisine, accompanied by ocean views. Renovated in 2005, the hotel's lobby displays a Great House style inspired by the islands' colonial era. Dark-wood floors and wainscoting, French doors, and wood-paddle ceiling fans complement overstuffed chairs and deep, banquette-style, high-back couches. That style extends into the library, which contains board games, a pool table, a big-screen TV, and book-filled shelves. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available in the lobby, which also contains a computer with high-speed Internet access (surcharge).
- Outdoor pool
- Concierge services
- Total number of rooms - 38
- Front desk (limited hours)
- Tennis on site
- Fireplace in lobby
- Beach/pool umbrellas
- Billiards or pool table
- Free Wi-Fi
Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi
Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Climate control
- Air conditioning
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Turndown service
- Designer toiletries
- Hair dryer
- In-room safe
- Daily housekeeping
- Iron/ironing board (on request)
- Rollaway/extra beds available
- Cribs/infant beds available
- Cable TV service
- Free Wi-Fi
- Room service (limited hours)
Where to Eat
Terrace Restaurant - Ocean-view restaurant on main-house veranda. Ceiling fans. Giant candles after dark. Open for breakfast, dinner. Dinner choices such as Glazed Goat Cheese, Crab Risotto, White Conch Chowder, Lamb Shanks, Seafood Spaghetti, Angus Beef with Chanterelles. Children's menu.
Beach Bar & Lounge - Open-air beachfront spot with rustic wooden floor, white-wood ceilings, teak furniture. Lounge with marble floor, louvered shutters, overstuffed chairs and banquettes covered in beige canvas. Open late morning to early evening. Lunch choices such as chicken satay, conch fritters, conch salad, yellowfin tuna salad, organic chicken salad, pizza, burgers, ahi sashimi, lobster sandwich.
Lobby Bar - Dark-wood ambience. Open early evening to late night.
Nearby Things to Do
A 35-foot-long kidney-shaped pool provides freshwater swimming. Accessible by a flagstone path and stairway leading down from the hotel, a beach of pinkish sand lapped with light surf runs three miles along Harbour Island's eastern shore. The hotel provides lounge chairs and thatched shades on the beach.
Use of snorkeling gear, kayaks, and boogie boards is complimentary, as is use of a lighted tennis court. Independent operators offer horseback riding on the beach.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
- Scuba diving nearby
- Scooter/moped rentals nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Horse riding/rental on site
- Snorkeling on site
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Check-out time is noon
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.