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This beach is as pretty as a postcard, with smooth white sands and clear blue waters.
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Lucayan National Park, Grand Bahama Island
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Gold Rock beach is the most beautiful beach I’ve ever experienced anywhere. It is about a 40 minute taxi ride from the port. And no one ventures out that far. It’s part of the National Park so there is a $5pp entry fee. And you...More

Thank dmund0
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It’s so pristine and secluded , you will feel it’s another world altogether . To enter the beach you have to cross the small mangrove forests. They shot Pirates of the Caribbean there.

Thank Anurag G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a lot of fun. It only cost like $5 for each of us. It was a walking trail with educational plaques of all the plants and foliage native to the Bahamas. Then you end up at Gold Rock beach. Wow, the beach was...More

Thank Gail T
Reviewed 1 week ago

As part of the East End Caves tour that I was on, I had the opportunity to visit Gold Rock Beach. Unfortunately the surf was very rough that day, but it was a lovely little out of the way spot for those who are seeking...More

Thank Cynthia F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great snorkeling if you snorkel out to the reef surrounding the rock, about a 15-20 min. swim. We were really enjoying the reef with lots of fish and beautiful corals until a 5ft. white tip shark started to follow us around. We were quite a...More

Thank Sue724
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Nice private beach and nice walk through mangroves. Various markers pointing out trees and across street (where you park) has underground caves. $5 was worth the two hikes and beach.

Thank sheryl7777
Reviewed 11 August 2018

By far the best beach we visited on Freeport! The National Park have underground caves and across the street a mangrove trail leading to a beautiful beach! This was a perfect beach for the kids as you can walk out far in the calm, warm...More

Thank mbenjamin99
Reviewed 6 August 2018

The Gold Rock Beach is stretching for many miles, has white sand and no amenities. It is a pristine undeveloped beach, quite secluded and still not much polluted. Gold Rock Beach is part of The Lucayan National Park and is protected by the Bahamas National...More

1  Thank Evgeniy I
Reviewed 3 August 2018

We took a few hours to explore the Lucayan National Park and ended up on Gold Rock Beach and it was well worth it! It was a beautiful spot with sandy beaches and crystal clear water and very few people. It was one of the...More

1  Thank Michele L
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

The best beach I have ever been to. 400 feet of powdered sand at low tide w teal waters. 360 degrees of vacant beach to yourself. Just gorgeous. Stay the day here and play all day in the sand and surf. Please take your trash...More

4  Thank Cami P
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21 August 2018|
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Response from Julia S | Reviewed this property |
You would need to rent a car or possibly take an organized tour to the Lucayan National Park & Caves from the cruise pier. Gold Rock Beach is part of the Lucayan National Park and is a short 10-15 min walk from the parking... More
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Sheri G
10 March 2018|
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Response from KimMiesau | Reviewed this property |
It depends on what you want to do. If you are looking to snorkel and eat from a true small restaurant, then go to Paradise Cove. It may be crowded on cruise days. If you want seclusion and privacy, go to Gold Rock Beach... More
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Davide D
19 November 2017|
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Response from Supamandarine | Reviewed this property |
It's not freezing cold. You need to get used to it like a little bit fresh (~20C°)
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