If this sounds like you, picking accommodations within walking distance of a good beach will ensure that you can take full advantage of the beautiful sand and water here. If all you can think about is the beach, Grand Lucayan is the perfect locale for you. This site is set on the coast, so guests can spend all of their time soaking up the sun if they want.
Of course, since Grand Lucayan sits directly on Lucayan Beach, relaxing at the water's edge is a popular pastime at this property. 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 those who are willing to venture off site, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Clicking on each link below allows you to view a detailed page:
|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|
|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 looking for a more secluded and private beach scene, Xanadu Beach might be worth a visit. 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 four miles west-southwest of the resort.
Visitors who'd like some more information about the area's important features may want to know how far the nearest town or city is from their location. Grand Lucayan can be found near the middle of Port Lucaya.
The areas found closest to Grand Lucayan are listed below.
|William's Town Beach||1.9||SW|
|Royal Bahamian Estates||1.9||W|
Travelers who want to learn about local culture and have some fun outdoors while vacationing on Grand Bahama Island will find that Grand Lucayan makes a great home-base to start their excursions. As a matter of fact, this particular part of Port Lucaya claims a number of exciting attractions, like Ye Olde Pirate Bottle House, , and , to name a few. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Ye Olde Pirate Bottle House.
For even more attractions to add to your agenda, find several of the nearest named in the following table.
|Ye Olde Pirate Bottle House||Museum||0.1||NW||Port Lucaya|
|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|
|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|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||7.8||ENE||7.8 mi. East-Northeast of Port Lucaya|
If you're on the lookout for an enjoyable experience, Ye Olde Pirate Bottle House might be what the doctor ordered. In the Port Lucaya Marketplace stands a quirky little museum that offers insight into the history of bottle making. While it may seem like a strange concept to any, most agree that it ends up being a fascinating attraction worth a quick visit.
When deciding where to stay, it is often helpful to find out about nearby accommodation options as a means to get a feel for the surrounding area. This portion of Grand Bahama Island houses quite a few additional hotels and resorts to choose from, which will give readers plenty to think about before making a decision. Get the details you need about all the region's booking options by reviewing the following table.
|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 Yacht Club & Marina Hotel||0.5||NE||2.6 mi. East of Freeport, Grand Bahama Island|
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