Lined with palm trees and containing a few residences, this infrequently traveled spot makes for a pleasant afternoon in the sun on the beautiful Man-O-War Cay.
Located near the middle of the island of Man of War Cay, Cemetery Beach is on the South East edge of the island, You might think about stopping by even if you aren't staying very close. Although there are a lot of choices to be made on vacation, choosing the right beach can make all the difference. You will find that beaches like Cemetery Beach are some of the best options in the Bahamas.
From Queen's Hwy, take Cemetery Road northeast, away from Man-O-War Harbour. This will lead you right out to the beach.
On the southern end of the island, and on the east coast, is where you'll find the quiet Cemetery Beach. The calm, translucent Bahamanian ocean here is perfect for wading or swimming in, and the soft white sandy beach is a prime spot for a picnic.
Unfortunately, you won't find any public restrooms along this coastline, which is something to consider if you're bringing the kids, or plan to spend all day outside.
Cemetery Beach is on the South East coast of Man of War Cay. It's located near Conch Pearl Galleries, which is situated five miles away, and it is one of a number of area's attractions.
The beach is one type of attraction you can visit, but there's plenty else to see during your stay. The table below lists other attractions that are nearby.
|Conch Pearl Galleries||Art Gallery||5.1||SW||Great Abaco|
|Pelican Cays National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||13.8||S||Great Abaco|
|Johnston Foundry & Gallery||Art Gallery||18.6||S||Great Abaco|
|Pete's Pub & Gallery||Art Gallery||18.6||S||Great Abaco|
|The Abaco Club on Winding Bay||Golf Course||20.6||S||Great Abaco|
The closest town is , which is a neat region that strikes a balance between island tranquility and urbanization. From Cemetery Beach, Marsh Harbour is about five miles (eight kilometers) away.
Whether this spot is full of bodies or practically empty will be influenced by everything from the time of day to the capacity of nearby hotels. The beach is not located close to many large hotels, but you may encounter guests from smaller accommodations in the area.
Though you'll find very few hotels close-by, the nearest ones are shown in the following table.
|Abaco Beach Resort & Boat Harbour||4.5 mi.||SW||Hotel|
|Pelican Beach Villas||4.5 mi.||SW||Hotel|
|Conch Inn Hotel & Marina||4.6 mi.||SW||Hotel|
|Abaco Lodge||8.6 mi.||W||Lodge|
If you're looking for a place to eat after, or even during, your visit to the beach, you'll have your pick of different cuisines and dining styles nearby. One of the nearest restaurants is. This restaurant has a menu featuring eclectic cuisine. Some guests will choose to take a cab here, while others will want to walk as it's only a short distance away.
A few nearby dining options are shown below.
|(242) 365-6139||Eclectic||0.2 mi.||W||Man of War Cay|
|Hibiscus Cafe||(242) 365-6380||American, Caribbean||0.3 mi.||W||Man of War Cay|
|(242) 365-6501||--||--||--||Man of War Cay|
|367-2880||--||4.3 mi.||SW||Great Abaco|
|Jib Room Restaurant & Bar||(242) 367-2700||American||4.4 mi.||SW||Great Abaco|
|--||--||4.4 mi.||SW||Great Abaco|
|367-2158||--||4.5 mi.||SW||Great Abaco|
|Conch Crawl||(242) 367-4000||American, Caribbean||4.6 mi.||SW||Great Abaco|
|Mangoes Restaurant & Boutique||367-2366||Caribbean||4.6 mi.||SW||Great Abaco|
|--||--||4.7 mi.||SE||Elbow Cay|
|(242) 366-0434||Caribbean||4.7 mi.||SE||Elbow Cay|
|Hope Town Coffee House||(242) 366-0760||Caribbean||4.7 mi.||SE||Elbow Cay|
Of course, there are lots of other spots along the coast of Man of War Cay, so if Cemetery Beach doesn't suit you, you can still find a great spot.
If the exciting vibe at Cemetery Beach has you wanting more of the same, you'll want to consider checking out Tahiti Beach, another destination with a good amount of excitement. It is located six and a half miles to the south. The isolated shores of Tahiti Beach are ideal for vacationers who want to get away from it all. If you were hoping to find a tranquil beach scene with few crowds, you might find what you want at Treasure Cay Beach. It is located 18 and a half miles away.
Another location you may want to try is Sandy Cay, located less than a mile to the south-southwest.
Maybe Cemetery Beach is a perfect spot for you to kick back, and at the same time perhaps not the the ideal fit; in which case you should find a beach with a seclusion factor that suits you.
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