North Beach

This is a pleasant place to relax after a day of exploring the exotic natural surroundings Mayaguana has to offer. Fishing, canoeing, searching the cost for shells, suntanning, and picnicing are popular attractions on this quiet beach.

Located on the island of Mayaguana, near Abrams Bay, North Beach is on the West coast of the island, You should think about stopping by whether or not you are staying particularly close by. If you're looking for a quiet part of the coast, away from crowded tourist attractions, you should consider going off the beaten path to North Beach.

How to Access The Beach
North Beach can sometimes be difficult to find, but a dirt road beginning at the southern tip of Mayaguana Airfield will take you there.

Amenities and Ambiance

This beach on Mayaguana hugs the coast around Abraham Bay, thinly stretching into the shape of a fishing hook. Native fish, turtles, and other marine life are on show here, along with an impressive display of indigenous flora.

Unfortunately, restrooms will not be available here, which is something to consider if you're bringing the kids, or plan to spend all day outside. Happily, the off-shore waters are fit for snorkeling, so grab your gear if you want to do some underwater exploration.

If you happen to prefer beach days that offer a quiet haven, then maybe head on over to North Beach; it's back within a more rural part of the region.

What's Nearby


Visitors will find this beach on the West coast of Mayaguana. Guests might consider staying at the Baycaner Beach Resort, which is perhaps the most conveniently located lodging option reachable from North Beach, even though there aren't many additional nearby attractions.


The popularity of this spot on any given day can vary, it depends mainly on when you visit, and how many hotel rooms have been booked nearby. North Beach is not located near many major hotels, but it's sometimes enjoyed by guests from smaller accommodations in the area.


You might not find any places to eat close to this coastal destination, so you may choose to plan a picnic if you want to fully enjoy your time spent at the beach.

Other Beaches

Of course, there are lots of other spots along the coast of Mayaguana, so North Beach is not your only option.

Vacationers may also want to visit Big Bay Beach, another great Bahamas beach site.

North Beach could be the ideal stretch of sand, but it is possible that it may not be the best choice for your family; in which case there are other beaches (and other outdoor attractions) worth trying.


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