Valentines Resort And Marina
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Minbar in room
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Swimming pool
- Refrigerator in room
TripAdvisor Reviews Valentines Resort And Marina Harbor Island
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Woke up to a lovely sunny day, looks to be a bit of wind but nothing bad. We are here today and tomorrow for sure. Martin leaves on Wed. morning and John arrives tomorrow afternoon.
So what is the plan today more exploring! I'm heading out for a nice long power walk to enjoy the village and take in the local sights, …
... as we approach the Valentines marina it was easy to see that this is the place for the mega rich yacht folks. As we are 44ft this time it worked in our favor and our slip is right by the marina office, bar and shops :-) The docking was great, bow in, starboard tie with fixed docks.
After getting settled in we called around to rent a golf cart for a few days and by some luck we found one! It is spring break and there ...
Because we tend to have very weak wireless connections here in the Bahamas - it takes a very long time (typically with multiple failed attempts) to upload videos. So, going forward we are going to post the videos only on youtube. Here is a link to the latest one:
... off and begin exploring Harbor Island by golf cart. When we got to the opposite side of the dock, all the tie offs were taken and as we reluctantly sighted an empty spot in very shallow water, another helpful operator on the dock motioned for us to return quickly to the opposite side to tie off. We turned the boat around and were horrified by the sight of a huge... I really mean HUGE! ferry boat that transports folks from Nassau to Harbor Island twice a day. Needless to ...
... them out over the same port side so she finally tilted over enough to float off. Feeling a bit nervous Eric was glad to see that our bouy was once again the nearest one to the channel, one benefit of having a deep draft boat! A stroll around the town reinforced our view that it was Grimsby with Bahamian colourful paint on the buildings - a working fishing port. Happy hour in the only open bar was beautiful , ...