Coco Bay Beach

Like most of the other beaches on Green Turtle Cay, Coco Bay Beach excels at being minimalist. Those looking for water-sports and partying should look elsewhere, as nothing but soft sand and clear water awaits you.

Located on the island of Green Turtle Cay, close to Fiddle Cay, Coco Bay Beach is on the Northwest edge of the island, You might want to drop by regardless of whether you're staying in the immediate vicinity. Many people find that their favorite beach in the Bahamas is one that is a little off the beaten path, but still has all the major conveniences; that's why Coco Bay Beach is an ideal choice for many travelers.

How to Access The Beach
While the beach is mostly visited by residents of the villas lining Coco Bay, no one should have any issues getting there. The roads on Green Turtle Cay can be bumpy, but are generally easy to follow. Just head towards the northwest coast to find Coco Bay Beach, and do not be afraid to ask for directions if you need them.

Amenities and Ambiance

Lined with the occasional villa, walkers who explore this beach will come across very little on their journey, save for some boat docks, sunbathers, and the waves gently rolling ashore.

Unfortunately, you won't find any public restrooms along this coastline, which is something to consider if you plan to spend a full day in the sun. Happily, the off-shore waters are clear and good for snorkeling, so grab your gear if you're hoping to see what lies beneath the surface.

Don't forget that Coco Bay Beach's immediate surroundings are an urban area, so plan accordingly.

What's Nearby

Attractions

Coco Bay Beach is on the Northwest coast of Green Turtle Cay; it's located near attractions like Memorial Sculpture Garden, which is two miles away.

If you're interested in combining a cultural experience with your visit to the beach, you should plan a trip to Albert Lowe Museum, one of the closest museums, giving beachgoers the chance to escape that hot midday sunshine.

With a selection of nearby activities, you'll never run out of things to do. The following table contains a list of the closest attractions.

Activities and Attractions Near Coco Bay Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Memorial Sculpture Garden Monument 2.0 mi. S Green Turtle Cay
Albert Lowe Museum Museum 2.0 mi. S Green Turtle Cay

Cities and Towns

The nearest region on Green Turtle Cay to Coco Bay Beach is Blackwood Village. This interesting part of Green Turtle Cay is just six and a half miles from the coast, meaning it shouldn't take too long to make a visit. It should be noted that this area in the Bahamas isn't a congested area, and it makes for a nice, quiet day trip for guests looking to check out the local scene.

Hotels

The mood here——social and lively, or virtually empty—— will depend on many factors, including the capacity of nearby hotels. There aren't many large hotels in the immediate vicinity, but it's sometimes enjoyed by guests staying at some of the smaller accommodations in the area.

Although vacationers will find only a few accommodations in the area, those accommodation options closest to the beach can be viewed in the list that follows.

Accommodations near Coco Bay Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Green Turtle Club 0.4 mi. S Hotel
Bluff House Beach Hotel 0.8 mi. SSW Hotel
New Plymouth Inn -- -- Guest house

Food

If you start getting hungry during your afternoon at the shore, you'll have some great cuisine to choose from, and you don't have to go far away. One of the closest restaurants is Green Turtle Restaurant. The restaurant offers a menu of Caribbean cuisine. They have become well-known, however, because of their salads and sandwiches. You'll have the option of walking or taking a cab since it's just a short distance away.

A list of nearby restaurants is shown in the following table.

Restaurants near Coco Bay Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Green Turtle Restaurant (242) 365-4271 Caribbean Fine Dining 0.4 mi. S
Ballyhoo Bar & Grill (800) 745-4911 Caribbean, International Informal 0.8 mi. SSW
Lizard Bar & Grill (242) 365-4191 Caribbean Very Casual 0.8 mi. S
Pineapples Bar & Grill (242) 365-4039 Caribbean Very Casual 1.9 mi. S
Harvey's Island Grill (242) 365-4389 Eclectic Very Casual 1.9 mi. S
Laura's Kitchen (242) 365-4287 American, Caribbean Informal 2.0 mi. S
The Wrecking Tree Restaurant 365-4263 Caribbean Very Casual 2.0 mi. S
McIntosh Restaurant (242) 365-4625 Caribbean Very Casual 2.1 mi. S
Rooster's Rest Pub & Restaurant (242) 365-4066 Caribbean -- 2.2 mi. S

Other Beaches

There are multiple beaches to discover on Green Turtle Cay, of course, and Coco Bay Beach is just one option.

You may also want to consider White Sound Beach, which is an additional nearby Bahamas destination.

Perhaps Coco Bay Beach is the most convenient coastline for you to visit, but some travelers itch to explore more; if so, the Bahamas offers a variety of beaches for travelers who wish to try elsewhere.

 

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