What's Located Around Augusta Bay

The sparkling beaches on Great Exuma are touted as some of the most relaxing (or active!) spots that you'll find on the islands.

If you are looking forward to the beach more than anything, Augusta Bay is set in the perfect location for you. This site is set right along the water and sand, so visitors can spend as much time as they like in the sun if they want. This property is not located within the more crowded areas of the Bahamas, meaning guests may find that the beach is fairly empty, allowing them to listen to the waves coming in, rather than the crowds of people going by.

Nearby Beaches

Naturally, since Augusta Bay was built directly on Palm Bay Beach, hanging out at the beach is a popular pastime here. This beach is frequented mainly by those staying at the hotels and villas located in the immediate vicinity. The area is peaceful, and there is an interesting boating scene here. For those who are willing to venture off site, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click on the names below to learn more:

Beaches Near Augusta Bay
Beach Distance Direction Location
Jolly Hall Beach 0.3 NNW George Town, Great Exuma
Hooper's Bay Beach 1.4 NW George Town, Great Exuma
Starfish Beach 1.4 NE Stocking Island
Hamburger Beach 1.5 NE Stocking Island
Powder Beach 1.7 NE Stocking Island
Stocking Island Beach 2.0 E Stocking Island

Jolly Hall Beach is the closest choice to consider near Augusta Bay. Protected from ocean waves by Stocking Island, the water is as calm and clear as they come. The experience is tranquil and the views spectacular.

Nearby Areas

Stopping by a community or town near your hotel can help you get out of your comfort zone to experience something a little different, no matter if you're just exploring the area's hidden attractions, or interacting with the locals while on your trip. Augusta Bay is located in the northwestern outskirts of George Town.

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Augusta Bay.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Stocking Island 1.9 ENE
Rolleville, Great Exuma 16.5 NW
Square Rock Cay 20.2 NW
Blow Hole Cay 20.8 NW
Rat Cay 21.9 NW
Cluff's Cay 23.1 NW
Children's Bay Cay 23.4 NW
Long Cay 24.2 NW
Lily Cay 25.2 WNW

Nearby Attractions

This destination is certain to offer a lot of fun activities for everyone, from the most laid back to the most active visitor. You might, in fact, enjoy the convenience of those attractions found reasonably close to the hotel, including Blue Ade Underwater Cave and Moriah Harbour Cay. Both of these sites are perfect for tourists at Augusta Bay, but the closest is Blue Ade Underwater Cave.

This and other nearby options are displayed below.

Attractions Near Augusta Bay
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Blue Ade Underwater Cave Cave 1.8 E Stocking Island
Moriah Harbour Cay Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 3.7 E 3.1 mi. East of George Town, Great Exuma

If you're on the lookout for a chance to see something a little different, Blue Ade Underwater Cave could be a good option. Not too far from Stocking Island beach, you will find Blue Ade Underwater Cave. This is a hidden gem for those who enjoy underwater exploration.

Nearby Accommodations

When you're deciding where to book your stay, it can sometimes be helpful to learn about nearby lodging possibilities as a way to get a better feel for the surrounding area. This section of Great Exuma plays host to quite a few additional hotel and resort options to choose from, giving you lots to contemplate before reaching a conclusion. If you'd like to find out more about booking possibilities available nearby, view the following table.

Accommodations near Augusta Bay
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Hideaways at Palm Bay 0.1 NW George Town, Great Exuma
Palm Bay Beach Club 0.1 NW George Town, Great Exuma
Two Turtles Inn 0.3 SE 0.5 mi. Northwest of George Town, Great Exuma
Club Peace & Plenty 1.3 SE 0.6 mi. East-Southeast of George Town, Great Exuma
Turtle's Nest Bahamas 1.4 NW George Town, Great Exuma
Regatta Point 1.5 SE 0.8 mi. East of George Town, Great Exuma
Exuma Beach Resort 1.7 SE 1.0 mi. Southeast of George Town, Great Exuma
February Point Resort 2.0 SE 1.3 mi. Southeast of George Town, Great Exuma
Exuma Palms Hotel 8.2 NW 8.9 mi. Northwest of George Town, Great Exuma
Palms at Three Sisters 8.2 NW 8.9 mi. Northwest of George Town, Great Exuma
 

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