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Junkanoo Beach

West Bay St and Nassau St | West Bay St and Nassau St, Nassau, New Providence Island
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good38%
  • Average26%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“cruise port” (135 reviews)
“rent chairs” (41 reviews)
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West Bay St and Nassau St | West Bay St and Nassau St, Nassau, New Providence Island
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"cruise port"
in 135 reviews
"within walking distance"
in 78 reviews
"rent chairs"
in 41 reviews
"minute walk"
in 86 reviews
"tiki hut"
in 42 reviews
"close to downtown"
in 26 reviews
"an umbrella"
in 44 reviews
"few hours"
in 51 reviews
"jerk chicken"
in 27 reviews
"fish fry"
in 58 reviews
"beautiful water"
in 30 reviews
"nice walk"
in 17 reviews
"clear water"
in 22 reviews
"senor frogs"
in 20 reviews
"conch fritters"
in 30 reviews
"white sand"
in 19 reviews
"lounge chairs"
in 19 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Pros: Free public beach, within walking distance of cruise terminal, clear water, food and beach equipment available for fee. Cons: Locals constantly pestering you to buy their wares or services. One lady cursed us out because we did not want our hair braided. Beach is...More

Thank dreamcaribbeancr2018
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It was the closest beach to the cruise port, so the beach was filled with day tourists. By the time we arrived around 2:00pm the shacks serving food and alcohol had run out of just about everything to eat and drink. The beach itself was...More

Thank KelliB423
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Short walk from cruise ship. They had great activities for kids on the beach. Cheap drinks and great food! The waiter was top notch!

Thank philipradick
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Reviewed 2 days ago

It was a nice beach....very shallow so even going out as far as we could....you could stand....kneel half the time lol We got refunded for the Junkanoo play pass thankfully due to low tide but honestly.....I'm glad because the advertisement of what they had compared...More

Thank Stephanie B
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Junkanoo Beach is only about a 5 minute walk from the cruise port, so it is convent if you are looking to hangout for a little bit. The problem I have with Junkanoo beach was how rocky booth the sand is and water. I highly...More

Thank Mullinscincy
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It’s about 10-15 mins walking from cruise ship. You can also rental mopet or take a cab to go too. Many Tiki bar and chair rental with wifi which is couldn’t use wifi because too slow. But beach was very pretty and clean. I had...More

Thank Juri W
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Super beach with lots of seating and shade. Got a good deal for chairs, umbrealla and drinks and the day was made. Excellent food at our location, the staff was beyond friendly. Our second favorite beach on our trip.

Thank mscihla36
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing staff and views of the gulf. The food was good and fresh. The price was reasonable and would absolutely visit again

Thank Chad M
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came in to Nassau on a Carnival Cruise and struggled to decide which beach to hit for the day. There were lots of reviews on Junkanoo Beach and cabbage Beach, the appealing part of Junkanoo Beach is that it's a short walk from the...More

Thank Dave B
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This beach gets crowded because it is eking distance from cruise ships and is dirty for the same reason. We had a great experience using Tyrone Wilson (bright orange shirts) for round trip service to Love beach - nice, clean beach used by the locals....More

1  Thank sspatl
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wackyjackie55
13 July 2018|
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Response from Tintin52 | Reviewed this property |
This is not a good beach for snorkeling. I’m sorry I don’t know of any beaches in Bahamas to snorkel. I never been snorkeling in Bahamas.
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Treese734
3 April 2018|
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Response from Eleanor S | Reviewed this property |
We visited from the cruise ship we were on, and as it's a public beach, I don't think it would be included with any all inclusive package, but it's worth going to visit for the day!!
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sonadorcat
27 January 2018|
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Response from Sailor W | Reviewed this property |
You certainly can, idk if they rent stuff for it, we brought our own.
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