Da Flat Adelaide Beach

Just moments from busy Nassau, Da Flat Adelaide Beach feels worlds apart. It is located between the ocean and wetlands that serve as fishing grounds and a popular bird habitat, and the owners of the beach have taken great strides to ensure that it remains peaceful, calm, and does not disrupt the natural environment.

Visitors can spend the day exploring the wet lands and its unique flora and fauna, lying on the beach, swimming, or participating in such watersports as kayaking, flat fishing, or snorkeling. Children will enjoy the seaside jungle gym with a slide that opens up right onto the water.

Situated on the island of New Providence, near Old Fort Bay, Da Flat Adelaide Beach is on the South West edge of the island, You should consider stopping by even if you aren't staying in the immediate vicinity. The beaches in the Bahamas aren't usually known for their peace and quiet, however, Da Flat Adelaide Beach is tamer than most, making it a good pick for those of you who want to stay away from big crowds, but still get the most out of their beach visit.

How to Access The Beach
Da Flat Adelaide Beach is a private beach that is only accessible via a tour called the Da Flat Adelaide Beach Experience. The tour guide will pick you up from your hotel and transport you to the beach at 10 a.m., with a return time of 4 p.m.

Amenities and Ambiance

Da Flat Adelaide Beach enjoys powdery tan-colored sand set off by a number of rustic pieces of nature strategically placed along the shore by the owners, such as enormous pieces of drift wood and an ancient school bus. A few colorful buildings line the shore, some of which are open air facilities where guests can find shade.

Unfortunately, you won't find any public restrooms along this coastline, which is something to consider if you plan to spend a full day in the sun. Luckily, lounging chairs will be available for guests hoping for a relaxing spot to rest. The water here is fit for snorkeling, so purchase or rent some equipment if you've been hoping to get in some underwater exploration.

A lesser known beach, Da Flat Adelaide Beach as well as its choice of amenities are sure to be a safe choice among anyone that hope to escape from the crowds, as it is hiding within a laid-back part of New Providence Island. Because of this, fighting to acquire an available amenity at the beach is something that you will not be forced to do when arriving at the beach, no matter what time of the day you get there.

What's Nearby

Attractions

Visitors will find this beach on the South West coast of New Providence. It is near some interesting sites like Albany Golf Course, which is among the attractions in the vicinity.

Historical attractions like The Caves offer a nice compliment to the scenery of Da Flat Adelaide Beach, and allow visitors to learn more about the Bahamas, if you enjoy exploring unfamiliar places.

The beach is one type of attraction you can visit, but there's plenty else to see during your stay. The table below lists other attractions that are nearby.

Activities and Attractions Near Da Flat Adelaide Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Albany Golf Course Golf Course 1.5 NW New Providence
US Navy Squadron 1 Monument Monument 2.8 W New Providence
Sacred Spaces: Women & Welcome Monument 4.2 W New Providence
The Caves Historical Site 6.0 NNE New Providence
Baha Mar Casino Casino 7.4 NE New Providence

Cities and Towns

Da Flat Adelaide Beach is close to Cable Beach, so touring the city could be a fun side-trip after visiting the beach. Those visiting Da Flat Adelaide Beach who are looking for other interesting places to see will want to think about heading over to Cable Beach, since it's nearby and is an area full of activity. From the coast, Cable Beach is a car ride off, about within taxi range away.

Hotels

The mood here——social and lively, or virtually empty—— will be influenced by everything from the time of day to the capacity of nearby hotels. There aren't many large hotels in the immediate vicinity, but it can attract visitors from the few small lodgings in the area.

Since the beach is in a pretty touristed area, it is not usually much of a challenge to find just the right kind of hotel close-by. If you're hoping to find a place that's on or near the ocean, the following table shows the accommodation options closest to Da Flat Adelaide Beach.

Accommodations near Da Flat Adelaide Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Albany Resort 1.4 mi. WNW Villa complex
Coral Harbour Beach Villas 2.0 mi. SE Villa complex
The Island House 2.9 mi. NW Hotel
Compass Point 4.7 mi. N Hotel
A Stones Throw Away 4.7 mi. N Hotel
Orange Hill Beach Inn 5.2 mi. NNE Hotel
Ocean West Boutique Hotel 5.7 mi. NNE Hotel
Sandyport Beach Resort 6.6 mi. NE Hotel
Netties Place at Casuarinas 6.8 mi. NE Hotel
The Corner Hotel 7.1 mi. E Hotel

Food

When you start craving an afternoon snack, the area around this beach has plenty to offer, and you won't have to look too far away. One of the nearest places to eat is Avery's Restaurant & Bar Nassau. The restaurant has a menu featuring Bahamian cuisine. They are also famous for their seafood.

Nearby restaurants are shown in the following table.

Restaurants near Da Flat Adelaide Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Avery's Restaurant & Bar Nassau (242) 677-5016 Bahamian Informal 0.2 mi. N
Footprints (888) 909-7001 Caribbean, Contemporary Informal 1.4 mi. WNW
Aviva (888) 909-7001 Bahamian Fine Dining 1.4 mi. WNW
Azul (242) 676-6000 Caribbean Very Casual 1.4 mi. WNW
Mahogany House (242) 362-6669 International, Italian Informal 2.9 mi. NW
Shima (242) 698-6300 Indonesian, Thai, Vietnamese -- 2.9 mi. NW
The Coffee Bar (242) 698-6300 -- -- 2.9 mi. NW
Old Fort Restaurant (242) 362-5046 Bahamian Informal 3.7 mi. N
Compass Point Restaurant (242) 327-4500 Caribbean, International Informal -- --
Traveller's West (242) 327-7164 American, Bahamian, Caribbean Very Casual 4.8 mi. N

Other Beaches

Of course, Da Flat Adelaide Beach is just one of many beaches you might like on New Providence.

Vacationers may also want to visit Coral Harbour Beach, another favorite sun-spot in the Bahamas.

The Bahamas has so much to offer, and dropping by Da Flat Adelaide Beach is just one way to appreciate a pretty afternoon.

 

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