Travelers visiting this section of Man of War Cay typically visit one of the region's pretty beaches. You should be able to have your pick of nearby beaches.
It's good to know something about the characteristics of various locations along the coastal of the Bahamas, since they might be exactly suited to your style of travel; then again, some may not be as pleasing to you. The choices in the following table are those found nearest to Schooner's Landing Resort. Click on the names below to see more details:
|Cemetery Beach||0.2||ENE||Man of War Cay|
|Sandy Cay||0.8||S||Sandy Cay|
|3.6||SW||Marsh Harbour, Great Abaco|
|Nathan’s Bay Beach||3.9||SE||1.2 mi. North of Hopetown, Elbow Cay|
|Hope Town Beach||4.9||SE||Hopetown, Elbow Cay|
Cemetery Beach is the one that's nearest to these accommodations. Bear in mind that this beach is a moderate traveling distance away, so there's no limit to how often you can soak in the sun and cool off in the sparkling sea. 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.
Hopping over to a town or community that neighbors your villa complex can act as a nice day trip, whether you're marveling at the region's untouched natural beauty, or dining with locals at their authentic restaurants. Schooner's Landing Resort is located on the island of Man of War Cay, in the vicinity of Garden Cay; it is to the northwest of Hopetown.
The table below lists some of the areas near Schooner's Landing Resort.
|Matt Lowe's Cay||2.2||S|
|Sugar Loaf Cay||3.3||SSW|
|Marsh Harbour, Great Abaco||4.9||SW|
|Hopetown, Elbow Cay||5.0||SE|
|Dundas Town, Great Abaco||6.2||SW|
Even though there are only a few attractions within close proximity to the villa complex, there are some options, like Pelican Cays National Park, which is one of the closest ones.
This and other nearby options are displayed below.
|Pelican Cays National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||13.8||S||10.1 mi. South of Hopetown, Great Abaco|
|Park||9.6||S||5.9 mi. South-Southwest of Hopetown, Tilloo Cay|
|Cave||--||--||3.6 mi. Northeast of Marsh Harbour, Great Abaco|
|Fowl Cays National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||3.9||NW||Fowl Cay|
|Lighthouse||4.6||SE||Hopetown, Elbow Cay|
|Byrle Patterson Memorial Garden||Botanical Garden||5.0||SE||Hopetown, Elbow Cay|
|Park||4.7||SE||Hopetown, Elbow Cay|
|Park||4.9||SE||Hopetown, Elbow Cay|
|Cetacean Museum||Museum||5.0||SE||Hopetown, Elbow Cay|
|Wyannie Malone Museum||Museum||4.9||SE||Hopetown, Elbow Cay|
If you're on the lookout for an enjoyable experience, Pelican Cays National Park could be a good option. Established in 1972, this land and sea park is comprised of Channel Rock, Gaulding Cay, the southern portion of Sandy Cay as well as their surrounding waters. It is a popular destination among snorkelers because of the great underwater biodiversity, coral reefs, and underwater caves.
When deciding on a place to stay, it can sometimes be a good idea to learn more about nearby lodging possibilities as a way to better understand the region. Though there are only a handful of additional places to stay right around Schooner's Landing Resort, its quiet surroundings ensure that it's a nice option for travelers hoping to find a peaceful spot. Even so, you'll still be able to locate other accommodations by traveling a bit farther out. The following table lists all of the booking options located in the surrounding area.
|Island Breezes Hotel||4.3||SW||Marsh Harbour, Great Abaco|
|Abaco Beach Resort & Boat Harbour||4.4||SW||Marsh Harbour, Great Abaco|
|Pelican Beach Villas||4.4||SW||Marsh Harbour, Great Abaco|
|Conch Inn Hotel & Marina||4.4||SW||Marsh Harbour, Great Abaco|
|Abaco Lodge||8.4||W||4.8 mi. West of Marsh Harbour, Great Abaco|
|Cherokee Cottages||--||--||18.0 mi. South of Marsh Harbour, Great Abaco|
|--||--||Coopers Town, Great Abaco|
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