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.
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:
|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.
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.
|Old Fort Bay||1.9||SW|
|Olde Town Sandyport||3.3||E|
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, , 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.
|Harrold & Wilson Ponds National Park||Park||7.3||E||1.5 mi. West of Nassau|
|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|
|Park||9.5||E||1.3 mi. Northeast of Nassau|
|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|
|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|
|Park||9.7||E||3.1 mi. North-Northeast of Nassau|
|Historical Site||10.1||E||Potters Cay|
|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|
|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|
|Park||11.8||E||3.3 mi. East of Nassau|
|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 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.
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.
|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|
|5.1||E||Baha Mar, New Providence|
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