Hamburger Beach

In a little cay on Stocking Island, you will find Hamburger Beach. While no one knows exactly why it was named Hamburger beach, many guess it is for the burger stand nearby with some of the best burgers on the island.

Located near the heart of Stocking Island, Hamburger Beach is on the North West coast of the island, You should consider stopping by even if you are not staying particularly close by. Not looking forward to staking out a spot at a busy beach? All the more reason you should find a beach that hasn't been "discovered" by thousands of tourists; relatively untouched parts of the coast like Hamburger Beach might not be typical "beach scenes", but are nice and private.

How to Access The Beach
Hamburger Beach can be reached via a ferry from the dock at George Town.

Amenities and Ambiance

Forming a crescent into the west coast of Stocking Island, Hamburger Beach has dazzling white sands and bright aquamarine waters.

Please note that public restrooms are not available, which is something to consider if you plan to spend a full day in the sun.

What's Nearby

Attractions

This beach is positioned on the North West coast of Stocking Island; it will be near other attractions like Blue Ade Underwater Cave, which is three quarters of a mile away.

If you're looking for plenty of activities to keep you or your family busy, the beach is located near the attractions in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Hamburger Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Blue Ade Underwater Cave Cave 0.7 mi. SE Stocking Island

Cities and Towns

George Town is the closest town and is an area with plenty to do, but yet isn't overcrowded. From the coast, George Town is a quick trip away, about a mile and a half (two and a half kilometers).

Hotels

Whether or not you encounter many other people will be influenced by everything from the time of day to the capacity of nearby hotels. There are not many major hotels nearby, but you may meet guests staying at smaller lodgings in the area.

Although you will find few accommodations in the surrounding areas, those options closest to the beach are shown in the list that follows.

Accommodations near Hamburger Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Kevalli House 0.6 mi. SE Cottages
St. Francis Resort 0.9 mi. SE Resort

Food

If you're looking for a place to eat after, or even during, your visit to the beach, you'll have a variety of choices within a few miles. One of the nearest restaurants is St Francis Resort Restaurant. This restaurant features American food. Some guests will choose to take a cab here, while others will want to walk since it's not far off the beach at all.

Restaurants closest to this beach are listed below.

Restaurants near Hamburger Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Distance Direction Island
St Francis Resort Restaurant (242) 557-9629 American 0.9 mi. SE Stocking Island
Chat 'N' Chill® (242) 336-2700 Caribbean 1.1 mi. SE Stocking Island
Blu on the Water (242) 357-0999 Bahamian, Caribbean 1.3 mi. SE Stocking Island
Splash Bar & Grill at Palm Bay Beach Club (242) 336-2787 Caribbean 1.5 mi. SW Great Exuma
Augusta Bay Restaurant (242) 336-2250 Bahamian, Caribbean 1.5 mi. SW Great Exuma
The Rusty Anchor at February Point (242) 336-2400 American, Caribbean 2.4 mi. S Great Exuma

Other Beaches

Hamburger Beach is just one of many beaches you can visit on Stocking Island.

Travelers who like this beach might also enjoy Emerald Bay Beach, located 11 miles away. On the other hand, Starfish Beach could provide more action, and isn't far from nearby attractions. It's found a half mile to the west-northwest.

Vacationers may also want to visit Palm Bay Beach, which is located a mile and a half to the south west.

The Bahamas has plenty to offer its visitors, and dropping by Hamburger Beach is just one way to appreciate a pretty afternoon.

 

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