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Beautiful settlement near Rock Sound airport

I love visiting Tarpum Bay. I live in South Eleuthera, and any time I am driving up island, I stop... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2014
Claire T
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Deep Creek, Eleuthera, the Bahamas
Fresh Catch of the Day

We stopped at the marina area about 5pm to buy fresh crayfish. It was quite interesting to see... read more

Reviewed 10 January 2014
Kathy K
,
Stevens Point, Wisconsin, United States
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Small, picturesque town overlooking the waterfront, populated by artists and more than a couple goats. Clean attractive and well appointed cottage. Wifi and cable tv included.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good31%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“conch salad” (4 reviews)
“water” (7 reviews)
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Culmer Cottage, Eleuthera
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+1 231-932-5966
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Reviewed 12 March 2014

I love visiting Tarpum Bay. I live in South Eleuthera, and any time I am driving up island, I stop in Tarpum. The beaches are beautiful, and the main road takes you up against the coast. You should stop, park the car, and go beach...More

Thank Claire T
Reviewed 10 January 2014

We stopped at the marina area about 5pm to buy fresh crayfish. It was quite interesting to see fishers cleaning their day's catches. Even better was eating the reasonably priced fresh seafood we took back home for supper.

Thank Kathy K
Reviewed 5 January 2014

It's tiny so don't blink but if you drive through be sure to stop If anyone is one the dock selling fish. Then walk around and say hello to local kids and enjoy the colorful houses. Best seen while driving through to wherever your going,...More

1  Thank stamps
Reviewed 24 December 2013

truly picture perfect town right on the water with historic buildings and friendly people. Fish available fresh from the sea from the fishermen who caught them. Interesting back streets to wander through

Thank LisaPreo
Reviewed 7 May 2013

We travelled from North Palmetto to purchase the "catch of the day" and were not disappointed. There was plenty of conch and grouper. The fisherman also filleted the fish for us. Great time, delicious fish!

Thank mcallan1086
Reviewed 11 December 2012

Small little town with a dock where the fisherman come in. The lobster was less expensive than in Governours Harbour, ask for James! The town is very old with some interesting buildings to look at. There is also a strange castle here. If you get...More

1  Thank coreco
Reviewed 5 December 2012

Beautiful calm, turquoise bay. The actual settlement was quite 'buzzing' as we passed through. Selection of convenience stores, bars and restaurants.

Thank LisaCUK
Reviewed 23 November 2012

It was just a quick visit, but somewhere I'd like to explore more! Very friendly people and a place to find a nice spot and just enjoy life while looking at a beautiful bay.

Thank Greg G
Reviewed 26 October 2012

Love this town. The people are so very nice here. It is very cute and colorful in this town. Not a huge town, but bigger than most on Eleuthera. Dock is a very pretty site!!

Thank mkettrey
Reviewed 11 September 2012

Kingsley's place was fantastic. Excelent snorkeling, eating, music and good times with good friends. Breath taking views....

Thank BaileyRein
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