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If you're staying outside the town in a cottage or apartment, you can find services and supplies in Governor's Harbour or at nearby Palmetto Point.

Governor's Harbour has a branch of First Caribbean International Bank, on Queen's Highway (tel. 242/332-2300; www.firstcaribbeanbank.com), with an ATM dispensing Bahamian (but not U.S.) dollars. Hours are Monday through Friday from 9:30am to 3pm.

Governor's Harbour's Medical Clinic, Queen's Highway (tel. 242/332-2774), is the island's largest and most comprehensive healthcare facility. It's open Monday through Friday from 9am to 5:30pm and fills prescriptions. The clinic is also the site of a dental office, which operates Monday, Tuesday, and Friday from 9am to 1pm; call for an appointment ahead of time.

Check with your hotel for Internet access, which is also available on the second floor of Governor's Harbour's Haynes Library (tel. 242/332-2877). The charge is $5 per hour, and the library is open Monday through Friday from 9am to 5pm, Saturday from 10am to 4pm.

If you need the police, call tel. 242/332-2111.

The post office, on Haynes Avenue (tel. 242/332-2060), is open Monday through Friday from 9am to 4:30pm.

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.