Often, travelers choose to spend their vacations on Elbow Cay knowing that they'll get to see the amazing beaches that the islands are known for.
Visitors love that Abaco Inn is situated right on the water and sand, so you won't have to go far to have an amazing view of the water. The promise that you may be able to lay a blanket out in an area lacking hoards of other vacationers nearby is truly something to be valued. This beach is known for that kind of benefit, since it's situated away from the more congested parts of the Bahamas.
Obviously, since Abaco Inn was built directly on Garabonzo Beach, spending time at the shore is one of the main attractions at this property. While not one of the most popular beaches in the Bahamas, Garabonzo Beach is known as a great surfing spot for surfers who find themselves on Elbow Cay. For those who want some variety, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click the names below to read our detailed article:
|Elbow Cay Beach||0.8||NNE||1.0 mi. South-Southwest of Hopetown, Elbow Cay|
|Tahiti Beach||1.2||SW||3.0 mi. South West of Hopetown, Elbow Cay|
|Hope Town Beach||2.0||NNE||Hopetown, Elbow Cay|
|Nathan’s Bay Beach||2.8||N||1.2 mi. North of Hopetown, Elbow Cay|
|4.9||NW||Marsh Harbour, Great Abaco|
The closest one is Elbow Cay Beach. This beach hugs the coast of the 6-mile-long Elbow Cay on its Atlantic side. Dotted with residences but no gaudy resorts, this beach gives you the serenity you're looking for without having to travel away from civilization altogether.
Paying a visit to the towns or communities located closest to your hotel can add a little something extra to your vacation, whether it's about trying their underrated nightlife, or talking to some locals about their way of life. Abaco Inn can be found on the island of Elbow Cay, it's 1.9 miles to the south-southwest of Hopetown.
The areas that are closest to Abaco Inn are listed in the table below:
|Hopetown, Elbow Cay||1.9||NNE|
|Lubbers Quarters Cay||2.0||WSW|
|Sugar Loaf Cay||4.1||NW|
|Matt Lowe's Cay||4.4||NW|
|Marsh Harbour, Great Abaco||5.8||WNW|
|Man of War Cay||6.5||NNW|
Vacationers who want to enjoy plenty of activities during their stay on Elbow Cay will find that Abaco Inn is the perfect place for active guests, especially if they plan to take advantage of this busy part of town. In fact, this area has a lot of places for vacationers to explore, including Byrle Patterson Memorial Garden, , and Cetacean Museum. The closest of the three is Byrle Patterson Memorial Garden.
These provide just a sample of all your options; for more attractions in this area, see those named in the following table.
|Byrle Patterson Memorial Garden||Botanical Garden||1.8||NNE||Hopetown, Elbow Cay|
|Lighthouse||1.9||NNE||Hopetown, Elbow Cay|
|Cetacean Museum||Museum||1.9||NNE||Hopetown, Elbow Cay|
|Park||1.9||NNE||Hopetown, Elbow Cay|
|Wyannie Malone Museum||Museum||1.9||NNE||Hopetown, Elbow Cay|
|Park||2.1||NNE||Hopetown, Elbow Cay|
|Cave||4.7||NW||3.6 mi. Northeast of Marsh Harbour, Great Abaco|
|Park||4.1||S||5.9 mi. South-Southwest of Hopetown, Tilloo Cay|
|Fowl Cays National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||9.7||NNW||Fowl Cay|
|Pelican Cays National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||8.3||S||10.1 mi. South of Hopetown, Great Abaco|
If you're looking for somewhere interesting to go, Byrle Patterson Memorial Garden might be the right choice for you. A great change of pace from beaches and shopping, Byrle Patterson Memorial Gardens offer all who visit a relaxing walk through the maintained gardens of trees and plants. While today the gardens are simply a nice walk, they were originally built around 1850 in memory of those who died during a cholera epidemic.
When you're deciding where to stay, it's sometimes helpful to find out about nearby lodging options as a way to better understand the surrounding area. Although you might only find a few additional hotel and resort options in this part of Elbow Cay, its tranquil surroundings make it an ideal choice for those seeking a peaceful vacation spot. Find the details you need about the surrounding area's lodging possibilities by reading the following table.
|Sea Spray Resort & Marina||0.4||SW||2.2 mi. South-Southwest of Hopetown, Elbow Cay|
|Tomato Paste||1.5||N||0.6 mi. West of Hopetown, Elbow Cay|
|Hope Town Harbour Lodge||1.7||NNE||Hopetown, Elbow Cay|
|Hope Town Inn & Marina||1.8||NNE||Hopetown, Elbow Cay|
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