Cross Harbour

Like many of the beaches on Great Abaco Island, Cross Harbour is an out of the way little spot that doesn't see much traffic. This makes it the perfect spot for a quite day at the beach.

Situated on the southern side of the island of Great Abaco, You might want even if you aren't staying very close. Not looking forward to staking out a spot at a busy beach? All the more reason you should find a beach that isn't overly lined with restaurants and beach bars; less popular beaches like Cross Harbour are usually more relaxing than those overrun with fellow travelers.

How to Access The Beach
Cross Harbour is located down a long paved road on the west coast of Great Abaco Island.

Amenities and Ambiance

Carved out of the west coast of Great Abaco Island, Cross Harbour enjoys a stretch of powdery white sand backed by miles of trees and turquoise waters.

Unfortunately, public restrooms aren't available, which is something to consider if you're bringing the kids, or plan to spend all day outside.

If you tend to choose shores which bring guests an angelic environment, then a good choice for you is Cross Harbour; it is back within a less urban area of the region.

What's Nearby

Attractions

Cross Harbour is beautiful natural site, which you'll find on the South coast of Great Abaco. It's located near the Pete and Gay's Guest House and any nearby accommodations, which is perhaps the most conveniently located hotel reachable from Cross Harbour, despite the lack of other attractions in the area.

If your taste for travel keeps you looking for new activity and attraction options, the following table shows the closest options.

Activities and Attractions Near Cross Harbour
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
The Abaco Club on Winding Bay Golf Course 28.2 mi. NE Great Abaco
Pete's Pub & Gallery Art Gallery 30.9 mi. NE Great Abaco
Johnston Foundry & Gallery Art Gallery 30.9 mi. NE Great Abaco
Pelican Cays National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 34.9 mi. NNE Great Abaco

Cities and Towns

The nearest part on Great Abaco to Cross Harbour is Caves. This interesting part of Great Abaco is only eight and a half miles from the coast, so a trip here doesn't have to take all day. Keep in mind that isn't exactly a bustling area, so for guests wishing to see more of the area, Caves could make for a really nice day trip.

Hotels

The crowdedness of the shoreline can vary widely, depending on everything from the time the sun sets to how full the nearby hotels are. There aren't many major hotels in the immediate vicinity, but it's often visited by guests from smaller accommodations in the area.

Food

You might not run into any places to grab a bit to eat in the vicinity of this coastal destination, so it would be a good idea to pack a lunch if you want to fully enjoy your time spent at the beach.

Other Beaches

Vacationers who are looking for the ideal beach will have other options if Cross Harbour doesn't suit their tastes.

Perhaps Cross Harbour is the most convenient coastline for you to visit, but some travelers itch to explore more; if so, the Bahamas offers a variety of beaches for travelers who wish to try elsewhere.

 

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