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Western Esplande Beach

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Overview

Located in Nassau, Bahamas, Western Esplanade Beach is a popular destination for tourists and locals alike. The beach stretches over 1.5 miles and is known for its soft white sand and crystal-clear water.

Amenities

There are restrooms available, but no lifeguards on duty. Dogs are allowed on the beach but must be leashed at all times.

Activities

Visitors can enjoy a variety of activities at the beach, including swimming, snorkeling, sunbathing, and beach volleyball.

Parking

Parking is available at the beach, but it is limited and can fill up quickly, so it is recommended to arrive early. There is a parking lot, and parking is free of charge.

Fun Fact

Fun facts about Western Esplanade Beach include that it is also known as Junkanoo Beach, named after the famous Bahamian street parade. The beach offers stunning views of the cruise ships that dock at the nearby Nassau port.

Attractions

Tourist attractions near Western Esplanade Beach include the National Art Gallery of the Bahamas, the Straw Market, and Fort Charlotte. Visitors can also enjoy hiking at the nearby Nassau Botanical Gardens or visit the Ardastra Gardens, Zoo and Conservation Centre.

Restaurants

There are several restaurants near Western Esplanade Beach, including the popular Tiki Bikini Hut, which serves Bahamian cuisine and tropical drinks. Other nearby options include Café Matisse, which offers Italian cuisine, and Da Fish Fry, known for its delicious seafood dishes.

Hotels

There are also several hotels near Western Esplanade Beach, including the British Colonial Hilton Nassau and the Graycliff Hotel. The British Colonial Hilton Nassau offers luxurious accommodations and is located within walking distance of the beach. The Graycliff Hotel is a historic mansion that has been converted into a boutique hotel and offers guests a unique and elegant stay.

Basic Details

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    Top Traveler Questions

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Surf through our FAQs to help you find your perfect beach!

    Does Western Esplande Beach have parking? If so, is it free or paid?

    No, this Beach does not have dedicated parking but has street parking near the entrance.

    Does Western Esplande Beach have lifeguards?

    No, this Beach does not have lifeguards monitoring the beach - please be careful when swimming on this beach.

    Is Western Esplande Beach a family-friendly beach?

    No, this Beach is not family-friendly and does not have restrooms, lifeguards, and nearby food.

    Is Western Esplande Beach good for swimming?

    Yes, this Beach boasts excellent swimming conditions, attracting swimmers of all skill levels with its gentle waves and clear waters.

    Does Western Esplande Beach have restrooms?

    No, this Beach does not have restrooms on or near the beach.

    Is Western Esplande Beach a nude beach?

    No, this Beach maintains a family-friendly atmosphere and does not allow nude bathing.

    Is there food near Western Esplande Beach?

    No, this Beach does not have nearby food options - please plan your beach day accordingly.

    What are the activities at Western Esplande Beach?

    Yes, this Beach is a good place to Surfing

    Does Western Esplande Beach have accommodations for people with disabilities?

    No, this Beach does not have accommodations for people with disabilities.

    Is Western Esplande Beach a dog-friendly beach?

    No, this Beach is not dog-friendly.

    Is Western Esplande Beach good for surfing?

    Yes, surfing is an activity that is frequently enjoyed at this Beach.

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