What's Located Around Castaways Resort & Suites

Nearby Beaches

Xanadu Beach

It's been said that the best tourist attractions in this region are the beautiful stretches of shoreline. Castaways Resort & Suites is a favorite among travelers because it offers an ideal mix of privacy and access. While you're not likely to encounter big crowds in this area, you also will not be very far from the coast.

Each of the access points on Grand Bahama Island have their own distinct features; even subtle differences could make the difference between a relaxing time on the sand, and an unprepared visit. The choices in the following table are those found nearest to Castaways Resort & Suites. Clicking on each link below allows you to view a detailed discussion:

Beaches Near Best Western Castaways
Beach Distance Direction Location
Xanadu Beach 1.9 S Xanadu Beach
East Palm Beach 2.0 S 2.1 mi. South-Southwest of Freeport
Bahama Princess Beach 2.2 SW Xanadu Beach
William's Town Beach 2.3 SE William's Town Beach
Island Seas 2.3 SE William's Town Beach
Coral Beach 2.9 ESE William's Town
Lucayan Beach 3.6 E Port Lucaya
Taino Beach 3.9 E 2.7 mi. East of Freeport
Hawksbill Beach 4.0 W 5.2 mi. West of Freeport
Taino Beach 5.0 E Lucayan Harbour

The most convenient one to visit is Xanadu Beach. Since this beach is located approximately a mile and a half from the hotel, you really won't have to journey far to enjoy an endless sparkling backdrop. One of the more popular beaches on Grand Bahama Island, this is a favorite spot for families as there is convenient access to restaurants and other facilities close by in Freeport. You can soak in the sun at Xanadu Beach for as long as you want, since there are bathrooms as well as showers on-site..

If you are interested in a more exciting beach, you may like Coral Beach where you'll find plenty of people. Coral Beach is neither the most popular beach on the island, nor is it completed deserted either. Guests come to enjoy the clean environment and calm shores.

Nearby Areas

Stopping over at a town or community close to your hotel can help you learn even more about the Bahamas, whether it's visiting the area's unique bars, or simply experiencing some of the local culture while on your trip. Castaways Resort & Suites is located near the middle of Freeport.

The following table contains a listing of areas near Castaways Resort & Suites:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
downtown Freeport 1.0 N
Sunrise Park 1.0 ENE
Bahamas Terrace 1.1 S
Royal Bahamian Estates 1.6 ESE
Xanadu Beach 1.9 S
Seahorse Village 2.1 E
Yeoman Wood 2.4 ENE
William's Town 2.5 SE
William's Town Beach 2.5 SE

Nearby Attractions

Grand Bahama Labyrinth

Tourists who want to try unfamiliar activities during their stay on Grand Bahama Island will quickly learn that Castaways Resort & Suites is in a lovely location that's both active and serene. Yes, this particular part of Freeport claims a number of exciting attractions, including Science Museum, BNT Rand Nature Centre, and Regency Park. Of the three, the closest is Science Museum.

There are plenty of other attractions to keep all kinds of travelers happy; find them listed in the table below.

Attractions Near Best Western Castaways
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Science Museum Museum 1.5 N Downtown Freeport
BNT Rand Nature Centre Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 2.0 NE 1.3 mi. North of Freeport
Regency Park Park 2.2 W 3.4 mi. West of Freeport
Grand Bahama Museum Museum -- -- 1.7 mi. East of Freeport
Museum Of Underwater Exploration Museum 3.3 E Port Lucaya
Grand Bahama Labyrinth Monument 7.9 E Garden of the Groves
Garden of the Groves Botanical Garden 7.9 E Garden of the Groves
Peterson Cay National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 10.9 E 7.8 mi. East-Northeast of Port Lucaya
Patterson Cay Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 10.9 E 7.8 mi. East-Northeast of Port Lucaya

If you're looking for somewhere a little different to visit, BNT Rand Nature Centre might be just right for you. Tourists in the Bahamas will not want to miss a chance to explore the BNT Rand Nature Centre, a calming and peaceful depiction of the natural side of the island nation.

Nearby Accommodations

Finding information about nearby hotel booking options is generally an easy means of getting a feel for the area as whole. This part of Grand Bahama Island houses various other resorts and hotels to choose from, which will give readers lots to mull over before making a decision. Take a look at the following table for a complete listing of the hotel booking possibilities available nearby.

Accommodations near Best Western Castaways
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
The Royal Islander Hotel 0.1 S 1.2 mi. West of Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
Island Resort By EVRentals 0.7 SW 1.8 mi. West of Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
Sunrise Resort And Marina 1.8 S 2.1 mi. South-Southwest of Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
Club Grand Bahama Sunrise Resort And Marina 1.8 S 2.1 mi. South-Southwest of Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
Island Seas Resort 2.3 SE William's Town Beach, Grand Bahama Island
Ocean Reef Resort And Yacht Club 2.3 ESE William's Town, Grand Bahama Island
Freeport Resort & Club -- -- 1.4 mi. East of Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
 

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