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Port Lucaya Marketplace

Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 a.m.
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  • Average30%
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“straw market”(273 reviews)
“lots of shops”(70 reviews)
Port Lucaya Marketplace is the largest shopping, dining and entertainment open air facility in the Bahamas, with over forty specialty stores and boutiques, sixteen restaurants to tempt any palate and four bars/lounge for late night entertainment...more
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Seahorse Road | On Bell Channel bay, Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
+1 242-373-8446
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All reviewsstraw marketacross the streetlots of shopsgreat place to shoprestaurants and barsport lucayagreat shoppinglocal vendorsshopping areawalk aroundcount basie squareconch saladgrand bahamajewelrydealspandorazorbas
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Reviewed 1 week ago

While located across from a large closed down Casino the Market since is alive and kicking. Only place were you have a pocket of nice shops and restaurants. Nice beach access too. Taxis and public bus service (take the bus BUT, last bus leaves around...More

Thank baaaaaaa
Reviewed 1 week ago

to me its always fun dealing with the local vendors.plenty of neat stuff and lots of vendors to go to.just remember this is how they make a living so be patient.

Thank bill d
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Live entertainment at night, many great restaurants, fun for shopping and walking around.Great place to hang out with family and friends

Thank mahnazramezahmary
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great tourist spot. Live music in the evenings, lots of good restaurants (try Daddy’s conch salad!!) and nice stores for souvenirs.

Thank Candi N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spend many years in the past having a blast at this location OWNER needs to wake up and support local Bahamanians This place is the magic that is the central point of this ISLAND to tourist having a wonderful Bahama Experience. COME ON OWNER Get...More

Thank phowle
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There are many shops where you can pick up your souvenirs. The vast majority of them carry just about the same items but different prices. You can definitely barter to get the best price. There are many restaurants in the market place to pick and...More

Thank NaomiJohnston
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We got some souvenirs and shirts and key chains to bring home for family and friends. But first we stop and get a drink of coconut from a young lady at a coconut shop.

Thank Kenroy M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a delightful retail ‘village’ with loads of shops & cafes. It is nearby to the large hotel & casino complex which was damaged by the hurricane a couple of years ago. The hotel had recently been bought by the Bahamas government. The Marketplace...More

Thank EI_McN
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Freeport was one of our stops on the cruise. The port itself is not a place where you can hang out all day. You can get some food, drinks & souvenirs but that's it. It's a commercial/industrial port & past the stands it's not a...More

1  Thank Jayniris
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fun place for a night out with friends. The locals are friendly, drinks are good and so is the food!

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John B
June 13, 2018|
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Response from seiumom | Reviewed this property |
There is no casino at the marketplace.
Dan S
January 25, 2018|
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Response from bambamohio | Reviewed this property |
Taino Beach is just across Bell Channel from Port Lucaya Marketplace and Solomon's Market is 5 minute drive to the Northwest on Sea Horse Drive. This is the largest grocery on the island. And yes, the prices are higher but... More
Maha M
November 14, 2017|
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Response from olgiekabogie | Reviewed this property |
This is how I see it...if you are a very active individual, then this resort is not for you. However, if you are like me and go away to Chillax in the sun, walk on beautiful sandy beaches and enjoy the simplicity, then I... More