Some of the best sites to visit in the Bahamas are their beaches. Here, you shouldn't be too far from nearby beaches.
Each place along the coast has its own distinguishing features that will undoubtedly affect which one you choose to visit. The choices in the following table are those found nearest to Shannas Cove Resort. Click on the names below to view a detailed discussion:
|Orange Creek Beach||1.7||NW||30.1 mi. East-Southeast of Rock Sound|
|Man-O-War Point Beach||2.5||NW||29.5 mi. East-Southeast of Rock Sound|
|Bat Hole Beach||3.2||NE||32.0 mi. East-Southeast of Rock Sound|
|Camperdown Beach||4.7||E||Arthurs Town|
One of the closest picks is Orange Creek Beach. Because this beach is a reasonable traveling distance off, you really won't have to go far to enjoy it. Fishing and snorkeling are great throughout Cat Island, but along the north shores is where you will find the best spots for both activities. Orange Creek Beach is a great jumping off point for snorkeling and fishing, as well as sunning and swimming.
Stopping over at a town or community close to your resort can help you learn even more about the Bahamas, whether you're marveling at the region's untouched natural beauty, or learning more about the area's art and history. Shannas Cove Resort is located on the northwestern part of Cat Island, 3.9 miles west of Arthurs Town; it's to the east-southeast of Rock Sound.
Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Shannas Cove Resort.
|Arthurs Town, Cat Island||3.9||E|
|Little San Salvador||14.3||WSW|
|Bannerman Town, Eleuthera||28.4||W|
|John Millars, Eleuthera||29.8||W|
|The Bight, Cat Island||30.1||SE|
|the Bight Settlement, Cat Island||31.2||SE|
|Rock Sound, Eleuthera||31.8||WNW|
|Wemyss Bight, Eleuthera||32.2||W|
|Green Castle, Eleuthera||32.4||W|
While this area may not boast many attractions within walking distance of the resort, you can still explore attractions like, which is one of the closest ones.
This and other nearby options are displayed below.
|Lighthouse||27.1||W||18.0 mi. South of Rock Sound|
|Cave||31.1||WNW||1.3 mi. South of Rock Sound|
|Historical Site||36.7||NW||Tarpum Bay|
If you're looking for a place where you can while away some free time,is an alternative worth considering.
Learning more about nearby hotel booking possibilities is often a great means of getting a feel for the area. While you'll only find a handful of other resort and hotel options right around Shannas Cove Resort, its quiet surroundings make it an excellent option for those looking for a secluded spot. Even so, you will still be able to locate other accommodations by going a bit farther out. The table that follows contains the booking possibilities you'll find nearby.
|Orange Creek Inn||--||--||31.3 mi. East-Southeast of Rock Sound, Cat Island|
|Boggie Pond Lodge||--||--||32.3 mi. East-Southeast of Rock Sound, Cat Island|
|Pigeon Cay Beach Club||--||--||30.6 mi. East-Southeast of Rock Sound, Cat Island|
|TailWinds Resort||--||--||30.2 mi. East-Southeast of Rock Sound, Cat Island|
|Sammy T's Beach Resort||--||--||38.3 mi. Southeast of Rock Sound, Cat Island|
|--||--||56.3 mi. Southeast of Rock Sound, Cat Island|
|Island Hoppinn||27.2||SE||57.5 mi. Southeast of Rock Sound, Cat Island|
|--||--||57.8 mi. Southeast of Rock Sound, Cat Island|
|Bridge Inn||--||--||59.1 mi. North-Northeast of George Town, Cat Island|
|Hawks Nest Resort & Marina||36.3||SSE||47.4 mi. North-Northeast of George Town, Cat Island|
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