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Gold Rock Beach

Lucayan National Park, Grand Bahama Island
800-688-5871
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This beach is as pretty as a postcard, with smooth white sands and clear blue waters.
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good8%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“low tide” (91 reviews)
“grand bahama” (24 reviews)
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Lucayan National Park, Grand Bahama Island
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800-688-5871
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Best at low tide, but always beautiful. Amazingly clear water. Generally few people as far as you can see, with the exception being times the cruise tours are there. Saw a large ray, starfish, crabs. Lovely path from the parking area as this is part...More

Thank sds3x
Reviewed 1 week ago

LOVE-LOVE-LOVE this amazing piece of paradise! Whatever you do, if you can get there during your vacation on GBI (aka the best kept secret in the Caribbean) please do so. Low tide is best...bring a picnic lunch but remember to not leave debris & spoil...More

Thank M F
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an amazing beach. probably one of the better ones I have visited. The walk is easy enough and the water is crystal clear. Hard to beat it.

Thank nflfan42
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing water! So clear you could see the bottom for a long time! One of the best beahes I ever been too.

Thank Dsjanecek
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You want to spend time at the beach? Gold Rock is the best beach on the island. My family visited this beach and we did NOT want to leave.

Thank jmpierce282
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Pack a lunch and bring sunscreen and bug spray but this place is worth hanging out for a while very Scenic and it was the sight of where they film the Pirates of Caribbean movie

Thank CONSTANCE B
Reviewed 20 June 2017

We loved our visit to Gold Rock Beach, even though it worked out that we went at high tide. I REALLY wanted to go at low tide, but it didn't work out. I was still able to walk WAY out with my 7 year old...More

Thank Denvergal1234
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Best time to go is when the tide goes out the water is so warm. You can walk way out before you can actually swim. Make sure you have a water proof bag to take since there's nowhere to leave valuables or leave them at...More

2  Thank egoskier4
Reviewed 5 June 2017

The first time we went out was at high tide. The second time was low tide and it was like a completely different beach. Beautiful! Easy to get off by yourselves.

1  Thank eztwopleaz
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Not to be missed and just a beautiful beach and location. One of the best beaches in Grand Bahama Island.

1  Thank Dale M
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24 March 2017|
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Response from KC M | Reviewed this property |
We rented a car for the day for 92 dollars and was able to explore on our own without being tied to a tour guide. If you can brave driving on the left side of the road and round abouts then you're golden.
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Sailor W
23 March 2017|
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Response from rebecca2005 | Reviewed this property |
There should be taxis. Gold Rock Beach is bare and gorgeous. If you want alone time on a gorgeous beach I recommend going to Gold Rock Beach then you can walk across the street and do the cave I forgot what it's actually... More
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Josh P
9 November 2016|
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Response from rla1947 | Reviewed this property |
I was just in Freeport a few weeks ago and there are car rentals at the port. However, there are a lot of local taxi/van drivers that provide sightseeing tours and that will pick you up at the cruise port and deliver you... More
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