Love Beach

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.

Positioned near the heart of the island of New Providence, 1.6 miles northeast of Old Fort Bay, Love Beach is on the West coast of the island, You might want whether or not you are staying in the vicinity. Those of you who might prefer a beach that's a little less crowded, but still fun and active, might enjoy stopping by Love Beach for a few hours. It's not the type of beach that gets packed every day, but it's not quiet or boring either.

How to Access The Beach
Love Beach is accessible via West Bay Street.

Amenities and Ambiance

Love Beach features sugar fine white sand and calm turquoise waters. Just off shore is an outcropping of rocks that is heavenly for snorkelers.

Keep in mind that restrooms won't be found on-site, so if you're visiting with small children you might want to consider a different location.

What's Nearby

Attractions

Love Beach is beautiful natural site, which you'll find on the West coast of New Providence; it's located near attractions like The Caves, which is three miles to the east.

If you want to combine a cultural experience with your visit to the beach, you may want to consider visiting National Art Galley of The Bahamas, a lovely museum found just a cab ride away, giving beachgoers the chance to escape that hot midday sunshine.

If you're looking for other nearby attractions or activity options, the following table shows the closest options.

Activities and Attractions Near Love Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
The Caves Historical Site 2.8 E New Providence
Albany Golf Course Golf Course 3.7 S New Providence
Blue Shark Golf Course Golf Course 4.5 SW New Providence
Commonwealth Brewery Brewery 5.2 SW New Providence
US Navy Squadron 1 Monument Monument 5.2 SW New Providence

Cities and Towns

Love Beach is close to Cable Beach, so touring the city could be a fun side-trip after visiting the beach. Love Beach tourists hoping to find some additional excitement might think about heading over to Cable Beach, since it's not far away and is an area full of activity.

Hotels

The popularity of this spot on any given day can vary, it depends on several things: the season, the weather, even how full the nearby hotels are. Love Beach is not near very many major hotels, but it's sometimes enjoyed by guests staying at some of the smaller accommodations in the area.

Guests seeking a place to stay close to Love Beach won't find it that tough, as there are lots of hotels and resorts to pick from in the area. You will find the closest and most convenient booking options by perusing those listed below.

Accommodations near Love Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Compass Point 0.3 mi. E Hotel
A Stones Throw Away 0.8 mi. E Hotel
Orange Hill Beach Inn 1.8 mi. E Hotel
Ocean West Boutique Hotel 2.7 mi. E Hotel
The Island House 2.7 mi. SW Hotel
Sandyport Beaches Resort 3.6 mi. E Hotel
Netties Place at Casuarinas -- -- Hotel
Sandals Royal Bahamian Resort & Spa 4.8 mi. E Resort
Westwind Club 5.0 mi. E Hotel
Marley Resort and Spa 5.1 mi. E Hotel

Food

A hot day at the beach will have you craving more than just a cocktail; no beach day is complete until you walk to an area restaurant, where you can dive into The Bahamas' specialty dishes, within a reachable distance. One of the nearest restaurants is Compass Point Restaurant. The restaurant offers both Caribbean and International dishes on the menu.

The following table provides a list of restaurants closest to this beach.

Restaurants near Love Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Compass Point Restaurant (242) 327-4500 Caribbean, International Informal 0.2 mi. W
Travellers' Rest (242) 327-7633 American, Caribbean Very Casual 0.9 mi. E
Old Fort Bay Club 362-6434 -- -- -- --
Orange Hill Restaurant (242) 327-7157 Eclectic Very Casual 1.8 mi. E
The News Cafe (242) 362-4585 Café -- 2.6 mi. SW
Mahogany House (242) 362-6669 International, Italian Informal 2.7 mi. SW
Shima (242) 698-6300 Indonesian, Thai, Vietnamese -- 2.7 mi. SW
The Coffee Bar (242) 698-6300 -- -- 2.7 mi. SW
Nesbit's Restaurant And Bar -- -- -- 3.4 mi. E
Cozy Corner Pub (242) 339-1440 -- -- 3.6 mi. E
Blue Caviar on the Beach (242) 327-7111 French -- 3.6 mi. E
The Blue Sail Restaurant and Bar (242) 327-7111 French, Mediterranean Very Casual 3.6 mi. E

Other Beaches

Of course, there are more fantastic beaches besides Love Beach on New Providence.

If the active mood at Love Beach has you wanting more of the same, you'll want to consider also visiting South Ocean Beach, a spot with the same type of electricity. It is located four and a half miles to the south-southwest. If you're looking for something a little more private, you might find what you want at Old Fort Bay. It is located a brief car or taxi trip away.

Vacationers may also want to visit Old Fort Marina Beach, located a mile and a half away.

The Bahamas offers endless ways to discover its natural beauty, and paying a visit to Love Beach is just one way you can spend your afternoon.

 

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