What's Located Around Compass Point

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.

Nearby Beaches

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:

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

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.

Nearby Areas

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:

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

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.

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 Galley 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
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.

Nearby Accommodations

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.

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-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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