What's Near Grand Lucayan

Lots of travelers plan to spend their holidays on Grand Bahama Island just to experience the spectacular beaches that the Caribbean is so well known for.

Visitors love that Grand Lucayan is directly on the waterfront, so you won't have to go far to enjoy what makes the region so popular.

Nearby Beaches

Lucayan Beach

Of course, since Grand Lucayan was built directly on Lucayan Beach, laying out in the sun is a popular pastime here. The most frequently visited beach on Grand Bahama, Lucayan has available most every water sport under the sun, and is known for its nearby dining, shopping, and nightlife. For travelers who want some variety, the following options each offer something a little different. Clicking on each link below allows you to view a detailed page:

Beaches Near Grand Lucayan
Beach Distance Direction Location
Taino Beach 0.5 ENE 2.7 mi. East of Freeport
Coral Beach 1.1 SW William's Town
Taino Beach 1.7 ENE Lucayan Harbour
Island Seas 2.0 SW William's Town Beach
William's Town Beach 2.0 SW William's Town Beach
East Palm Beach 3.1 WSW 2.1 mi. South-Southwest of Freeport
Xanadu Beach 4.0 WSW Xanadu Beach
Churchill Beach 4.5 ENE Smith's Point
Bahama Princess Beach 4.7 W Xanadu Beach

One of the closest picks is Taino Beach. Dotted with thatched huts and palm trees for shade, this relaxing beach is often the home of beach cookouts, and is an ideal spot to bring the whole family.

If instead you're interested in a stretch of sand that attracts very few tourists, Xanadu Beach might be just right for you. One of the more popular beaches on Grand Bahama Island, this is a favorite spot for families as there is convenient access to restaurants and other facilities close by in Freeport. You can find it located four miles west-southwest of the property.

Nearby Areas

Visitors seeking to learn a bit more about what else is in the area might want to find out how far—or near—the closest city or town is from the property. Grand Lucayan can be found near the middle of Port Lucaya.

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

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Seahorse Village 1.3 WNW
Arden Forest 1.4 NNE
William's Town 1.5 SW
Yeoman Wood 1.9 NW
William's Town Beach 1.9 SW
Royal Bahamian Estates 1.9 W
Grassmere 2.0 N
Lucayan Harbour 2.2 NE
Freeport 2.3 W
Sunrise Park 2.5 WNW

Nearby Attractions

Grand Bahama Labyrinth

Visitors who prefer to stay active and on-the-go during their stay on Grand Bahama Island will quickly learn that Grand Lucayan makes a great base for their tropical explorations. Yes, this region touts a wide array of places to explore, such as Museum Of Underwater Exploration, Grand Bahama Museum, and BNT Rand Nature Centre, to name a few. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Museum Of Underwater Exploration.

Proving that this site has a great location, there are many more attractions nearby, like those shown in the table below.

Attractions Near Grand Lucayan
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Museum Of Underwater Exploration Museum 0.1 W Port Lucaya
Grand Bahama Museum Museum -- -- 1.7 mi. East of Freeport
BNT Rand Nature Centre Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 2.7 NW 1.3 mi. North of Freeport
Grand Bahama Labyrinth Monument 5.0 NE Garden of the Groves
Garden of the Groves Botanical Garden 5.0 NE Garden of the Groves
Science Museum Museum 3.7 NW Downtown Freeport
Regency Park Park 5.6 W 3.4 mi. West of Freeport
Peterson Cay National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 7.8 ENE 7.8 mi. East-Northeast of Port Lucaya
Patterson Cay Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 7.8 ENE 7.8 mi. East-Northeast of Port Lucaya

If you're searching for a chance to see something a little different, BNT Rand Nature Centre might be what the doctor ordered. Tourists in the Bahamas will not want to miss a chance to explore the BNT Rand Nature Centre, a calming and peaceful depiction of the natural side of the island nation.

Nearby Accommodations

Finding details about nearby booking possibilities is often an easy means of getting a feel for the area. This section of Grand Bahama Island offers travelers quite a few additional resort and hotel options to choose from, which will give you lots to contemplate prior to reaching a decision. See the following table for a full listing of lodging options that are found nearby.

Accommodations near Grand Lucayan
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Pelican Bay Resort At Lucaya 0.1 N Port Lucaya, Grand Bahama Island
Grand Lucaya Bahamas Beach 0.2 SW Port Lucaya, Grand Bahama Island
Bell Channel Inn 0.3 NNW 2.1 mi. East of Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
Taino Beach Resort 0.4 ENE 2.6 mi. East of Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
Flamingo Bay Hotel and Marina 0.5 NE 2.6 mi. East of Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
 

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