What's Located Around Compass Point

Quite often, people plan to visit New Providence knowing that they'll get to see the sparkling beaches that the islands are so proud of.

Visitors love that Compass Point is located directly on the waterfront, so you won't have to go far to have an amazing view of the water. Several guests every year come to this popular part of the Bahamas, making for a happening beach scene; keep in mind, though, it can get overly-crowded during the busy season.

Nearby Beaches

Naturally, since Compass Point was built directly on Love Beach, sun bathing is a popular pastime 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 those who are eager for some variety, the following options each offer something a little different. Click the names below 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 most obvious one to visit 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

Paying a visit to the towns or communities located closest to your hotel can help you get out of your comfort zone to experience something a little different, no matter if it's for a quick family outing, or sampling some of the region's most amazing cuisine. Compass Point is found 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 serves as an excellent spot for active visitors. There are an abundance of activities to be enjoyed when searching from this accommodation. As a matter of fact, this region touts a wide array of places to explore, like Harrold & Wilson Ponds National Park, Ardastra Gardens, and Fort Charlotte, to name a few. Of the three, the closest is Harrold & Wilson Ponds National Park.

These provide just a sample of all your options; for more attractions in this area, see those 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 interesting place to visit, 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

Finding details about nearby accommodation options is generally a good means of getting a feel for the surrounding area. Readers will find plenty of other properties to consider nearby, as this portion of New Providence offers vacationers an excellent range of resorts and hotels to choose from. The table below provides a list of all of the hotel booking possibilities available in the surrounding 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
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 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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