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Address: New Providence Island

Popular spot for lounging and swimming, especially on the weekends.

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Quiet, Serene Beach

Saunders Beach is beautiful as are all beaches in the Bahamas! This one is super quiet and serene. Great for families! It has full bathrooms and fresh waters showers also. It's... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
McHenry, Illinois
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McHenry, Illinois
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22 reviews
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Saunders Beach is beautiful as are all beaches in the Bahamas! This one is super quiet and serene. Great for families! It has full bathrooms and fresh waters showers also. It's near a Shell gas station if you want to buy some snacks, and also a Pizza Hut and KFC. Overall this beach is just super quiet and relaxing.

Thank MsOliviaMG
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 August 2016

I arrived at about 1pm and the beach was nearly empty! If you like a quiet beach this would've the spot. If you will be staying for long it would be best to bring all of your beach gear. There is a gas station nearby for nibbles and drinks.

1 Thank Cerise-Celine
New York City, New York
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24 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2015 via mobile

We went here in the late morning after our flight arrived. We were the only ones on the beach. No waves in sight and the sand was cleaned daily. Locals come here in the evenings to wind down. I would def come back to this beach with my young children. There is a playground, clean bathroom and outside fresh water... More 

Thank E-Bombs
Cedar Grove, New Jersey
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83 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2015

It was a nice change of pace to visit this beach. Quiet, clean and clear waters. Not the best snorkeling but you might find a few fishies here and there by the rocks. (And crabs) There is a rest room at this beach, but not much vendors. (Which is how I prefer it.) So if you plan on staying here... More 

Thank Sapphirina
Hoschton, GA
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 May 2015 via mobile

We toured Nassau by way of Carnival Valor. When we got off the ship, found our way to information booth....from there picked up #10 bus from city for $2 per person.....stumbled upon Saunders beach...had entire area to ourselves essentially...beautiful, white sand, crystal clear....public transportation easy to use!

3 Thank kcaron
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55 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 May 2015 via mobile

Saunders beach has beautiful views of out islands, lots of sand, beautiful crystal waters for swimming, there are benches in shade if that's your preference, the water here is very calm so swimming and floating and snorkeling are great, there is a small rock jetty for the little tropical fish to hang around. They also have rest rooms, a fresh... More 

1 Thank debbutcher
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52 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2015 via mobile

This is a great beach for kids. There is also a nice play area, free parking and CLEAN bathrooms! This WS also a good place to take pictures of the sunset.

2 Thank ZAGranny
Latham, New York
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20 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2015

The beach really needs attention. There was trash on the beach. Most of it was coverd with kelp, seaweed and see grass. One area you could not even get in the water as it was filled with kelp etc. The play ground for kids was nice and the bathrooms were very clean.

1 Thank jscott01
Charlotte, North Carolina
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541 reviews
305 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 197 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2014

I stayed in a local cottage just 100m back from Saunders beach. Went out to the beach several times. The only time it was semi-crowded was on Sunday afternoon. Almost every other time, there was hardly anyone there. This beach has several rock inlet coves that are roped off for swimming. There are no additional watersports, like sailing or kayaking,... More 

4 Thank Alison R
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67 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2014 via mobile

The beach is beautiful, clean and apparently good for fishing although I caught nothing :( Camped overnight at the free camping rest area, BBQ facilities are great. Toilets adequate for needs and an outside cold shower with a couple of taps. Great kids playground and picnic area... 24 hours stop only allowed but that's just enough... Recommend fully!

2 Thank Kate G

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