FAQ – Planning


Where do you recommend I stay?

Governor’s Harbour hosts a variety of accommodations from hotels to private home rentals. Be sure to book yours well in advance. To see a list of our recommended accommodations click here.

For direct information regarding rental properties available in Governor’s Harbour, contact local agents Angelika Bacchus, Sotheby’s Eleuthera, at angelika.bacchus@sothebysrealty.com, work: 242-332-2820, or Anne Bethel, HG Christie Eleuthera, at anne@hgchristie.com, work: 242-332-3404.

Can I rent a bike in the Bahamas?

Cycles Unlimited on Mackey Street, Nassau has a limited number of bicycles for rent. Please contact them directly by calling 242-393-0155.
For those of you bringing your bike in from overseas, it is highly advised that you contact your airline ahead of time to confirm their ability to accept bikes. Local airlines work with Ride for Hope organizers to ensure that bikes in carry cases are accepted, but it is wise to reconfirm this ahead of time.

Is Ride for Hope a weekend or a day event?

It is both! While the Ride itself is on Saturday, March 9, 2019 RFH activities begin on Friday, March 8, 2019 with our popular High Carb Dinner. Check our full schedule for more details.

What can I do if I’m not riding?

Volunteer to help! If you’re going with family or friends to the Ride For Hope but not riding yourself we’d love to have you help us. There are a number of ways you can do so. It’s rewarding and also a lot of fun. Please contact us if you are interested in being a part of the event as a volunteer.

How can I get to Governor’s Harbour from Nassau?

We recommend flying from Nassau into Governor’s Harbour via one of the following airlines, please visit their websites for additional information and flight schedules.
Bahamas Air –  www.bahamasair.com
Pineapple Air – www.pineappleair.com
Southern Air –  www.southernaircharter.com

How can I get around in Eleuthera?

On the mainland of Eleuthera, you may choose to rent a car to get around,  taxis are also available by phone and are usually stationed at the airports, docks and hotels.

Car Rental Companies:

Central Auto Rentals
Governor’s Harbour, Central Eleuthera
Phone: (242) 552-5460, (242) 470-4300
Email: info@careleuthera.com
Website: www.careleuthera.com

WWT Car Rental
Governor’s Harbour, Central Eleuthera
Phone: (242 ) 225-2434, (242) 470-2554
Email: wwtcarrental@hotmail.com or softboy@hotmail.com
Website: www.wwtcarrental.com

Turnquest Car Rentals
Queen’s Highway
Governor’s Harbour, Central Eleuthera
Email: turnquestcarrentals@hotmail.com or arthur.turnquest@hotmail.com
Website: www.turnquestcarrentals.com
Phone: (242) 359-7575, (242) 470-4350, (242) 332-2467