Discover a selection of 14 vacation rentals in Russell Island, BS that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and air conditioning. Prices start at $150 per night, and houses and bungalows are popular options for a stay in Russell Island. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Top rated rentals — Russell Island
Destination guide

Book a vacation rental for your Russell Island getaway

Experience the unique character of Russell Island with a stay in a vacation home rental. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters, and sometimes even a hot tub for a relaxing getaway.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Russell Island

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Russell Island. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Pink Sand Beach (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Glass Window Bridge (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Gaulding Cay Beach (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Tay Bay Beach (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Current Cut (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Queens Bath (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Russell Island

The nearest airport is in North Eleuthera (ELH-North Eleuthera Intl.), located 7.6 mi (12.2 km) from the city center.

What are the top vacation rentals in Russell Island?

From lavish houses to rustic cabins, Vrbo has properties to match all tastes and budgets. Pack your bags and check out these top vacation rentals in Russell Island:

  • "Coral Cove Beach Cottage Free 4 Seater Golf Cart And 2 Kayaks": If you're searching for somewhere in Seebad Ahlbeck with 1 bedroom and plenty of home comforts, this retreat will tick your boxes. Amenities include a balcony and a toaster.
  • "Treetop Bungalow": Put your luggage down and your feet up at this pick of the bunch in Ahnebyheck. It features 1 bedroom, beach towels, a dining table and more.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Russell Island vacation rental for you.

What are the best tiny house vacation rentals in Russell Island?

Punching way above its weight when it comes to charm and innovation, a tiny house vacation rental in Russell Island delivers big adventure. Unplug your tech and switch your focus to outdoor fun at one of these neat little escapes:

  • Leave the everyday behind and disappear to "Tiny House Vacation, Bayfront With Private Beach Area On Two Secluded Acres". This retreat in Out Islands packs plenty of comforts into its compact space, such as a living room and lowered locks.
  • Alternatively, make yourself at home at "The Yellowbutterfly Tiny House". Located in Bahamas, this teensy abode comes with cable/satellite TV services and internet services.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in Russell Island?

While big extravagant trips are awesome, there's something so refreshing about heading off on a weekend getaway. These rental properties in Russell Island are ideal for just that:

  • "Small Cottage, Big Ocean View" - Found in Eleuthera and Harbour Island, this getaway offers its guests amenities like an iron and ironing board and beach towels.
  • "Rental Cottage With Dock On The Canal In Pelican Bay" - With a nearby bay and a nearby marina, not to mention its convenient location in Eleuthera and Harbour Island, you'll wish for more than just a weekend at this property.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in Russell Island?

Forget about booking a bland hotel room and select one of our studio apartments in Russell Island. Here's where you can hunker down in your own digs and experience your next vacation destination like a local:

  • "Coral Cove Beach Cottage Free 4 Seater Golf Cart And 2 Kayaks" in Seebad Ahlbeck fits a lot of handy features into its single room space, including a beach and heating.
  • Begin your day with a hot coffee and some freshly cooked eggs at "Treetop Bungalow". This Ahnebyheck getaway has all the conveniences you need to make your stay comfortable, including pet-friendly services and a fridge.

Can I find short term rentals in Russell Island?

With Vrbo's great range of short-term rentals in Russell Island, you're bound to find a place that's a perfect match. Whether you're on the lookout for somewhere to wind down on your own or to hang out with your friends, these options are difficult to beat:

  • Located close to the heart of Eleuthera and Harbour Island, "Small Cottage, Big Ocean View" is perfect for a short-term stay. Set up camp here and check out all the interesting attractions around the area.
  • Alternatively, spend a few days at "Rental Cottage With Dock On The Canal In Pelican Bay" and discover the attractions of Eleuthera and Harbour Island. This property also caters to short-term guests and is a good choice if you love being close to the action.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in Russell Island?

If you want to surprise your special someone, then stay somewhere special! Plan a romantic weekend getaway in Russell Island at one of these hideaways and watch the sparks fly:

  • You'll feel like a regular Casanova at "Coral Cove Beach Cottage Free 4 Seater Golf Cart And 2 Kayaks". This Seebad Ahlbeck rental is perfect for romance, with amenities like a nearby marina and air conditioning to help set the mood.
  • Alternatively, spend a few days popping Champagne and canoodling at "Treetop Bungalow". A sauna and outdoor furniture add to the ambiance of this Ahnebyheck property.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in Russell Island?

When it comes to planning a vacation, we think the more people the merrier. If you're looking for somewhere with space to fit friends or family, one of these large group vacation rentals in Russell Island will suit your needs:

  • "Family And Pet Friendly Waterfront Bungalow": With 4 bedrooms, everyone can join the fun at this impressive escape in Out Islands. A chef and a garden are among the amenities offered here.
  • "Seafront, The Blue House, Russell Island": Located in Eleuthera and Harbour Island, this roomy stay has 4 bedrooms and is another popular pick for a big family get-together. There's a whole lot to keep guests both comfortable and entertained, such as a kitchen and an ocean view.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in Russell Island?

Start sending out those invites, because there are plenty of large family vacation rentals in Russell Island that'll welcome your crew. Here are a couple of our top picks:

  • If you'd like a rental that'll sleep up to 8 people, make a booking at "Rental Cottage With Dock On The Canal In Pelican Bay" in Eleuthera and Harbour Island. With 3 bedrooms, a nearby bay and a microwave oven, your next family vacation is sure to be a winner.
  • Another popular option, "Tippy's Cottage By The Sea 3 Bedroom 2 Ba" in Pietra Ligure offers 3 bedrooms and accommodates up to 8 guests. A nearby coin laundry and a fridge will keep all the crew content and comfy.

Are there one-bedroom vacation rentals in Russell Island?

Vrbo has a great range of one-bedroom vacation rentals in Russell Island. Whether you want a chic apartment or a rustic cabin, we'll help you find a perfect one-bedroom property. Here are two to try on for size:

  • Base yourself at "Spacious Suite, Private Entry" and discover the highlights of Fifth Ward. This one-bedroom place provides a kitchen, a garden and other conveniences to make your visit a relaxing one.
  • Another comfy vacation property is "Coral Cove Beach Cottage Free 4 Seater Golf Cart And 2 Kayaks" in Seebad Ahlbeck. A garden and a kitchen are just some of its handy amenities.

Can I find two-bedroom vacation rentals in Russell Island?

From basic cabins to luxury houseboats, Vrbo has two-bedroom vacation rentals to suit all tastes and budgets. Below are a couple of our top picks in Russell Island:

  • Unpack your bags at "Waterfront Vacation Rental - Private And Quiet Location" in Eleuthera and Harbour Island and then head out and explore some of the area's highlights. Amenities such as an ocean view and a nearby waterfront will help make your stay at this two-bedroom retreat even more pleasant.
  • "Sandy Shoes, Russell Island, Bahamas" is another popular option. Take advantage of a kitchen, a nearby waterfront and more at this Out Islands property.