Abraham's Bay Beach

Located in the largest settlement on Mayaguana, Abraham's Bay Beach is the favored beach among locals. During they day you'll find them relaxing in the sun and out on the water participating in their favorite watersports. If you stay after dark, you may just see land crabs scurrying across the sand.

Situated in the heart of Acklins Island, Abraham's Bay Beach is on the East edge of the island, You should consider stopping by even if you aren't staying very close.

Amenities and Ambiance

Unfortunately, you won't find any public restrooms along this coastline, but you may be able to find facilities at a nearby business.

If you tend to prefer sunny days that bring visitors a relaxing haven, then a good choice for you is Abraham's Bay Beach; it's located within a more natural part of Acklins Island.

What's Nearby


This beach is positioned on the East coast of Acklins Island. Accommodations nearby include the Airport Inn, which is perhaps the most conveniently located lodging option reachable from Abraham's Bay Beach, despite there not being too many other popular spots in the region.


The number of other people sharing spots in the sand can vary widely, it depends mainly on when you visit, and how many people have booked rooms nearby. There aren't many major hotels in the immediate vicinity, but it's often visited by guests staying at some of the area's smaller options.

Though you'll find very few hotels that are within a short car ride, the nearest ones have been listed in the following table.

Accommodations near Abraham's Bay Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Airport Inn 3.3 W Guest house
Top Choice Lodge 5.9 NE Lodge
Acklin Island Lodge 6.2 NE Lodge


You might not run into any places to grab a bit to eat right on this shore, 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

Of course, there are lots of other spots along the coast of Acklins Island, so Abraham's Bay Beach is just one of your options.

Maybe Abraham's Bay Beach is a perfect spot for you to kick back, and at the same time perhaps not the the ideal fit; if so, the Bahamas offers a variety of beaches for travelers who wish to try elsewhere.


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