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I stayed here a while back, and the property was incredible. I hope it opens up again. The rooms... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
frankculver
,
Miami, Florida
Clean and Quiet

The resort on Xanadu Beach is Still closed, and the beach is quiet... but very clean! We enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2018
Q2815HQtracym
,
Raleigh, North Carolina
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This beach is best known for its water sports and lounging areas, making it a popular tourist destination.
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good24%
  • Average20%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible11%
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“howard hughes” (3 reviews)
“low tide” (6 reviews)
“grand bahama” (3 reviews)
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Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here a while back, and the property was incredible. I hope it opens up again. The rooms were clean and convenient, and the beach was beautiful!

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Reviewed March 16, 2018 via mobile

The resort on Xanadu Beach is Still closed, and the beach is quiet... but very clean! We enjoyed it! Relaxing and not crowded at all!!! We pretty much had it to ourselves!!

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Reviewed March 9, 2018

Beautiful waters and great temperatures take all your cares away. Great place to spend the afternoon hours.

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Reviewed December 2, 2017

This is a lovely beach and spot on Grand Bahama, but is totally deserted now. Someone needs to come down and revive this magical spot! Definitely worth a visit!

1  Thank ApolloBeachWanderer
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Reviewed December 1, 2017

This beach has a great parking lot. Apparently Howard Hughes holed up at a hotel along this beach. It is a relatively good beach, but nothing real special other than accessibility.

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Reviewed November 24, 2017 via mobile

My family and I took a drive here one afternoon just to take a walk. It’s a very nice secluded beach but also very close to Freeport. The water was pretty rough the day we were there, but it was windy and rough everywhere. The...More

1  Thank Wanderingfam
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Reviewed July 20, 2017

During low tide, this beach had a fantastic sandbar and crystal clear water which gradually turned blue as it increased in depth.. There were at most, 14 people the three days we packed a picnic here.. We were staying at the Mayfield beach and Tennis...More

1  Thank Vacationing-1
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Reviewed June 28, 2017

We found this beach several years ago & was very excited to go back. Unfortunately it was not as remembered. Too much trash, flies & seaweed. It is not being maintained. Not a lot of people there, I'm sure condition is reason.

Thank SandyFLMom3Boys
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Reviewed June 5, 2017

We had the beach all to ourselves. Be sure to go at low tide to any beach on Grand Bahama. So sad that the Xanadu Hotel, once the most luxurious in the Caribbean, is now closed. Be sure to buy something from Joy. She is...More

2  Thank eztwopleaz
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Reviewed May 30, 2017

this beach is right by lighthouse pointe resort you could see alot of yachts coming and going out to channel and beach sports right on the beach

1  Thank Tonya D
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Sandra S
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Response from JudyBierma | Reviewed this property |
Yes I heard that 5 years ago and still waiting. Thinks move at a slow pace sometimes.
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