What's Near Compass Point

Often, travelers choose to take a trip to New Providence just to experience the incredible beaches that the Caribbean is famous for.

Visitors love that this property is directly on the waterfront, so you won't have to go out of the way to enjoy the most popular feature in the area. There are plenty of other visitors who frequent this popular spot in the Bahamas, setting up a good place to meet others and participate in different activities; keep in mind, though, this means it can get a little too crowded for some visitors' tastes.

Nearby Beaches

Naturally, since Compass Point is positioned directly on Love Beach, spending time at the shore is a popular pastime here. Surrounded by extravagant beach homes, Love Beach is popular amongst lovers of all things upscale and high class, yet it remains as unpretentious and natural as any beach can. For those who want some variety, the following options each offer something a little different. Click the names below to learn more:

Beaches Near Compass Point
Beach Distance Direction Location
Nirvana Beach 0.9 W 5.4 mi. West of Cable Beach
Orange Hill Beach 1.3 E 3.1 mi. West of Cable Beach
Old Fort Marina Beach 1.8 SW Old Fort Bay
Delaporte Beach 2.8 E 1.7 mi. West of Cable Beach
Old Fort Bay 4.3 SW Lyford Cay
Cable Beach 4.3 E 0.2 mi. West of Cable Beach
Lyford Cay Beach 4.7 SW Lyford Cay
Da Flat Adelaide Beach 4.7 S 7.3 mi. South West of Cable Beach
South Ocean Beach 4.9 SSW 8.5 mi. South West of Cable Beach

Nirvana Beach is probably the most convenient option to visit near Compass Point. Love Beach's quieter sister stretch of sand, Nirvana is a private beach known for the beach bar that sits on it and the excellent snorkeling that is available. The man that keeps things running on the beach is called Scott, and he makes sure the are is always clean, guests feel welcome, and cool drinks are always waiting for them at the bar.

Nearby Areas

Guests who'd like some more information about what's located nearby may be wondering how close (or far) the closest neighboring city or town is from the property. Compass Point is located on the island of New Providence, 1.3 miles east-northeast of Gambier; it's to the west of Cable Beach.

The table below lists the areas that are closest to Compass Point:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Gambier 1.3 WSW
Old Fort Bay 1.9 SW
Olde Town Sandyport 3.3 E
Lyford Cay 4.0 SW
Adelaide Village 4.3 S
Cable Beach 4.5 E
Clifton Bay 4.9 SW
Baha Mar 5.2 E
downtown Nassau 8.7 E
Nassau 8.8 E

Nearby Attractions

Ardastra Gardens

Compass Point is a great place to stay for active vacationers. There are a great deal of activities to be discovered when exploring from this lodging. In fact, New Providence Island claims a number of intriguing attractions, such as Harrold & Wilson Ponds National Park, Ardastra Gardens, and Fort Charlotte, to name a few.

Still more attractions are shown in the table below.

Attractions Near Compass Point
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Harrold & Wilson Ponds National Park Park 7.3 E 1.5 mi. West of Nassau
Ardastra Gardens Zoo 7.5 E 3.2 mi. North-Northwest of Nassau
Fort Charlotte Historical Site 7.7 E 3.1 mi. North of Nassau
Bonefish Pond National Park Park 6.6 SE 5.0 mi. South West of Nassau
National Art Gallery of The Bahamas Art Museum 8.4 E Downtown Nassau
Rm Bailey Park Park 9.5 E 1.3 mi. Northeast of Nassau
Gregory Arch Historical Site 8.6 E Downtown Nassau
Galleria Cinemas Movie Theater 9.6 E 1.6 mi. Northeast of Nassau
Pirates of Nassau Museum 8.6 E Downtown Nassau
Balcony House Museum Museum 8.6 E Downtown Nassau
Pompey Museum Museum 8.6 E Downtown Nassau
Fort Fincastle Historical Site 8.9 E Downtown Nassau
Queen's Staircase Historical Site 9.0 E Downtown Nassau
Garden of Remembrance Botanical Garden 8.8 E Downtown Nassau
Rawson Square Park 8.8 E Downtown Nassau
Bahamas Historical Society Museum Museum 9.0 E Downtown Nassau
Paradise Island Lighthouse Lighthouse 8.2 E 2.2 mi. West of Paradise Island
Junkanoo Expo Museum 8.9 E Downtown Nassau
The Caves Historical Site 2.5 E 2.0 mi. West of Cable Beach
Malcom's Park Park 9.7 E 3.1 mi. North-Northeast of Nassau
Potter's Cay Artillery Battery Historical Site 10.1 E Potters Cay
The Retreat National Park Botanical Garden 10.7 E 2.9 mi. Northeast of Nassau
The Dig Aquarium Aquarium 9.9 E 0.4 mi. West-Northwest of Paradise Island
Atlantis Lagoon Park 10.1 E 0.4 mi. Northwest of Paradise Island
Primeval Forest Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 3.3 S 5.5 mi. South West of Cable Beach
Fort Montagu Historical Site 10.9 E 3.6 mi. Northeast of Nassau
Versailles Garden Botanical Garden 10.7 E 0.4 mi. East of Paradise Island
Cloisters Historical Site 10.7 E 0.4 mi. East of Paradise Island
Freedom Park Park 11.8 E 3.3 mi. East of Nassau
Dolphin Encounter Dolphin Encounter Service 13.6 E 3.3 mi. East-Northeast of Paradise Island
US Navy Squadron 1 Monument Monument 5.4 SW 9.2 mi. South West of Cable Beach
Clifton Heritage Park Park 5.6 SW 9.8 mi. West-Southwest of Cable Beach
Sacred Spaces: Women & Welcome Monument 5.8 SW 10.0 mi. West-Southwest of Cable Beach

If you're looking for an interesting place to visit, Harrold & Wilson Ponds National Park might be just right for you. This National Park is the perfect spot for bird lovers vacationing on the Bahamas. Not only does the site feature a glorious abundance of bird life, but it also provides some outstanding educational offerings.

Nearby Accommodations

When deciding where to stay, it can often be helpful to learn more about nearby accommodation options as a way to get a feel for the surrounding area. You'll be able to find no shortage of additional properties to consider nearby, as this portion of New Providence offers visitors an exceptional range of hotels and resorts to choose from. Find out what you need to know about all the region's lodging options by checking the table below.

Accommodations near Compass Point
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
A Stones Throw Away 0.4 E 4.1 mi. West of Cable Beach, New Providence
Orange Hill Beach Inn 1.5 E 3.0 mi. West of Cable Beach, New Providence
Ocean West Boutique Hotel 2.3 E 2.2 mi. West of Cable Beach, New Providence
The Island House 3.0 SW Lyford Cay, New Providence
Sandyport Beach Resort 3.3 E Olde Town Sandyport, New Providence
Netties Place at Casuarinas 3.8 E 0.6 mi. West of Cable Beach, New Providence
Sandals Royal Bahamian Resort & Spa 4.5 E 0.0 mi. South-Southeast of Cable Beach, New Providence
Albany Resort 4.5 SSW 8.0 mi. South West of Cable Beach, New Providence
Westwind Club 4.7 E 0.2 mi. East of Cable Beach, New Providence
Marley Resort and Spa 4.8 E 0.3 mi. East of Cable Beach, New Providence

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