What's Located Around Compass Point

Quite often, visitors make plans to come to New Providence just for the spectacular beaches that the islands are so proud of. If you are a big beach fan, Compass Point is just what you are looking for. This property is set on the coast, so tourists can spend every day soaking up the sun if they so desire. The beach on this property is a busy spot, so it is great for visitors that want to be one amongst a crowd.

Nearby Beaches

Of course, since Compass Point sits directly on Love Beach, laying out in the sun is popular with guests staying at this property. 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 guests who are eager for some variety, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click on 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

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

Hopping over to a town or community that neighbors your hotel can act as a nice day trip, no matter if you're just exploring the area's hidden attractions, or simply experiencing some of the local culture while on your trip. 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.

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of 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

The Caves

Travelers in search of plenty of activities while vacationing on New Providence will find that Compass Point makes an exceptional starting point for their daily excursions. In fact, this section of New Providence Island has a lot of spots for vacationers to explore, like Harrold & Wilson Ponds National Park, Bonefish Pond National Park, and The Caves, to name a few. The closest of the three is Harrold & Wilson Ponds National Park.

With quite a few attractions near this vacation spot, you don't have to limit yourself; more of the nearest attractions are named 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
Bonefish Pond National Park Park 6.6 SE 5.0 mi. South West of Nassau
The Caves Historical Site 2.5 E 2.0 mi. West of Cable Beach
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
Primeval Forest Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 3.3 S 5.5 mi. South West of Cable Beach
National Art Galley of The Bahamas Art Museum 8.4 E Downtown Nassau
Gregory Arch Historical Site 8.6 E Downtown 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
Rm Bailey Park Park 9.5 E 1.3 mi. Northeast of Nassau
Paradise Island Lighthouse Lighthouse 8.2 E 2.2 mi. West of Paradise Island
Fort Fincastle Historical Site 8.9 E Downtown Nassau
Garden of Remembrance Botanical Garden 8.8 E Downtown Nassau
Queen's Staircase Historical Site 9.0 E Downtown Nassau
Rawson Square Park 8.8 E Downtown Nassau
Galleria Cinemas Movie Theater 9.6 E 1.6 mi. Northeast of Nassau
Bahamas Historical Society Museum Museum 9.0 E Downtown Nassau
Junkanoo Expo Museum 8.9 E Downtown Nassau
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 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
The Retreat National Park Botanical Garden 10.7 E 2.9 mi. Northeast of Nassau
Versailles Garden Botanical Garden 10.7 E 0.4 mi. East of Paradise Island
Fort Montagu Historical Site 10.9 E 3.6 mi. Northeast of Nassau
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
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
Dolphin Encounter Dolphin Encounter Service 13.6 E 3.3 mi. East-Northeast of Paradise Island

If you're searching for a chance to see something a little different, Harrold & Wilson Ponds National Park could be a good option. 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 place to stay, it can sometimes be a good idea to learn more about nearby accommodation options as a means to better understand the region. This portion of New Providence offers visitors various additional hotel and resort options to pick from, which will give readers lots to think about before coming to a conclusion. The table that follows provides a list of all the hotel booking options you'll find in the area.

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
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
Meliá Nassau Beach 5.1 E 0.7 mi. East-Southeast of Cable Beach, New Providence
Grand Hyatt at Baha Mar 5.1 E Baha Mar, New Providence

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