Often, visitors make plans to vacation on New Providence because of the amazing beaches that the islands are so proud of.
If you or your group are big beach fans, Compass Point has what you need. This site is situated on the shore, so tourists can spend their whole trip in the sun if they want. Beware that there are a lot of people who come to this popular part of the Bahamas, setting up a lively beach atmosphere; however, it is known to get over-crowded sometimes.
Needless to say, since Compass Point is located on Love Beach, hanging out at the beach 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 are willing to venture off site, the following options each offer something a little different. Click on the following names to read our detailed article:
|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|
The closest one is Nirvana Beach. 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.
Guests who are curious to know about what else is in the area might want to know how many miles the adjacent city or town is from the property. Compass Point is situated on the island of New Providence, 1.3 miles east-northeast of Gambier; it's to the west of Cable Beach.
The following table contains a listing of areas near Compass Point:
|Old Fort Bay||1.9||SW|
|Olde Town Sandyport||3.3||E|
Vacationers in search of plenty of activities during their stay on New Providence will quickly learn that Compass Point makes an excellent place to start your daily adventures. As a matter of fact, this area has countless opportunities for exploration, such as Harrold & Wilson Ponds National Park, Ardastra Gardens, and Fort Charlotte, to name a few. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Harrold & Wilson Ponds National Park.
To keep your entire group happy, you may need to browse several of this area's attractions, many of which are listed in the following table.
|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|
|Park||6.6||SE||5.0 mi. South West of Nassau|
|National Art Galley of The Bahamas||Art Museum||8.4||E||Downtown Nassau|
|Park||9.5||E||1.3 mi. Northeast of Nassau|
|Gregory Arch||Historical Site||8.6||E||Downtown Nassau|
|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|
|Bahamas Historical Society Museum||Museum||9.0||E||Downtown Nassau|
|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|
|Park||9.7||E||3.1 mi. North-Northeast of Nassau|
|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|
|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|
|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|
|Monument||5.4||SW||9.2 mi. South West of Cable Beach|
|Commonwealth Brewery||Brewery||5.4||SW||9.3 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 searching for an enjoyable experience, Harrold & Wilson Ponds National Park might be what the doctor ordered. 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.
When choosing a location to stay in, it can often be a good idea to learn about nearby lodging possibilities as a way to get a feel for the area. You will be able to find lots of additional properties to learn about in the region, as this section of New Providence has an excellent selection of resorts and hotels to pick from. Find details about all of the region's hotel booking options by checking the following table.
|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-Southwest of Cable Beach, New Providence|
|The Island House||3.0||SW||Lyford Cay, New Providence|
|Sandyport Beaches Resort||3.3||E||Olde Town Sandyport, New Providence|
|Netties Place at Casuarinas||--||--||0.3 mi. South West of Cable Beach, New Providence|
|Sandals Royal Bahamian Resort & Spa||4.5||E||0.0 mi. South-Southeast 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|
|Blue Water Resort||4.8||E||0.3 mi. East of Cable Beach, New Providence|
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