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Port Lucaya Marketplace

Seahorse Road | On Bell Channel bay, Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
+1 242-373-8446
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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. The Marketplace boasts of a wide variety of Duty Free stores, two generously stocked Straw Markets, two Craft Centres and Push Carts filled with Bahamian craft and souvenir items. Visit our famous Coconut & Fruit Daiquiri Stand & Daddy Brown's Conch and Seafood Stand for authentic Bahamian Island treats. Our famed Count Basie Square, now called the Marketplace Square, will have you dancing to Bahamian and International music all night long. So please make every effort to visit Grand Bahama's only shopping paradise where we have it all!
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good37%
  • Average30%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“straw market” (256 reviews)
“lots of shops” (62 reviews)
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Seahorse Road | On Bell Channel bay, Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
+1 242-373-8446
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611 - 620 of 2,690 reviews

Reviewed 8 June 2016

This was your typical marketplace. Plenty of typical souvenirs, and aggressive locals. If you are not one for haggeling then be prepared to pay full price. I was able to haggle an item for $10 cheaper. Also if you looking for hair braiders, the ladies...More

Thank babyjuju
Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

Nice shops, great prices, large selection and friendly service. The most beautiful I'd ever seen. Everything you want or need at your fingertips.

Thank Edna P
Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

Fun place for all. Do not buy the goggles from "big momma" mine were broken when I opened the package. Great live music and fruity drink stands

Thank Ashley Elizabet... W
Reviewed 7 June 2016

Touristy restaurant type area next to the Marina. Food was so so but I would not say anything there really excited me.

Thank BarnaclebillLondon
Reviewed 6 June 2016

Would of been enjoyable, but the locals that push their services or selling of items was very annoying. One after another keep saying come here,, come here,,, buy! buy! buy!. Saw nothing of value all flee market stuff. Total turn off. We will never be...More

Thank debbie h
Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

Love it, very nice and people are friendly Prices can be a little crazy for the quantity or quality. Otherwise I recommended it.

Thank Ola M
Reviewed 5 June 2016

I met very nice people at Port Lucaya. The all want your business and are very pleasant. I purchased many items here, and found the value very good.

Thank bethbogar
Reviewed 5 June 2016

This is the usual trinket market found all over the world. The draw is a few bars that were lively during our stay. The prices were reasonable and atmosphere fun. Do not expect to do real shopping but it was a nice getaway from the...More

Thank LukeFlorida
Reviewed 4 June 2016

It's a very nice Straw Market. I recommend seeing Lady in #41. She gives the best deals and best quality around.

Thank Karen K
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

Stayed at a hotel near by, came to see the market place as well. Had a bit of everything. Little shops, restaurants and so on. Very good location.

Thank Ndxo
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11 May 2017|
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Response from ASWINTH | Reviewed this property |
Its also available in the airport and the passenger terminal for the ships
Deborah P
9 May 2017|
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Response from vicapica | Reviewed this property |
In the car, about 10min.
Susan C
20 February 2017|
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Response from thombennett33 | Reviewed this property |
A previous visitor (from Sweden) answered this question correctly. However, if you return to the island for a longer stay, many of the hotels provide a shuttle to and from the market daily. Enjoy!