Map of Grand Bahama Island with facilities and attractions.
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- Grand Bahama International Airport.
- Many schedule airlines serve Grand Bahama International Airport.
- Western Air; 242-351-3804.
- There is no anchorage for pleasure boats in Freeport Harbour.
- Bahamas Area Websites. Sites that can be searched for tourist and business information throughout the Bahamas.
Bank & ATM
- Bank of the Bahamas.
- Bank of Nova Scotia.
- Fidelity Bank Bahamas; 242-351-3010.
- Royal Fidelity Merchant Bank & Trust Ltd; 242-351-3010.
- Port Lucaya Liquor Store.
- Bike rentals are available at some hotels.
BTC / Batelco Office
- Car rental companies are located at the airport and hotels; will come to marinas.
- Econo Car Rental; 242-351-6700.
- There is good cell phone service throughout the area.
- BTC is in the process of installing 4G service.
- Assembly of Brethren
- Assembly of God
- Church of Christ
- Church of God
- Church of God of Prophecy
- Christian Science
- Global Faith Ministries
- Gospel Chapel
- Jehovah's Witness,
- 7th Day Adventist
Customs & Immigration
- Customs 242-352-7361.
- Immigration; 242-352-9338
- Vessels are encouraged to clear in at Lucayan Village Marina or Port Lucaya Marina
- It is possible to tie up for 4 hrs at Freeport commercial dock - but it is discouraged.
- BASRA; 242-352-2628 / 6222; VHF Ch-16; Office located on Queen's Highway. Operate one rescue vessel.
- Lucayan Village Marina; 242-376-7616.
- Port Lucaya Marina; 242-373-9090.
- Scooter rentals are available at some hotels.
- 242-352-6332; Located in Freeport Sun Alliance & London building.
- Harbor Control; VHF Ch-16.
- Food World. In walking distance from Ocean Reef Marina.
- Grand Union. Downtown Freeport.
- Winn Dixie Market; 242-352-7901. In Downtown Shopping Center.
- Winn Dixie Market; 242-373-5500. In Lucaya Shopping Center.
- World Food Market, W. Atlantic Drive.
- Produce: Daily market at downtown Agriculture Centre.
- Kelly's True Value; 242-352-8001.
- Available at all marinas.
- Ice Cream
- Sir Charles Hayward Library.
- There are many hotels with almost 3000 rooms available.
Marina & Dockage
- Grand Bahama Yacht Club; 242-373-8888; email@example.com. 150 slips; pool; WiFi.
- Lucayan Village Marina; 242-376-7616; 242-373-9999 / 8888; firstname.lastname@example.org. Full service marina; 125 slips; pool; wifi..
- Ocean Reef; 242-373-4662. Full service marina.
- Port Lucaya Marina; 242-373-9090; email@example.com. Recently acquired by Grand Bahama Yacht Club; a full service marina; 106 berths of up to 190’; cable TV, metered electric, free WiFi; free pump-out facility, fuel. Has on-site Customes & Immigration.
- Xanadu; 242-352-6782. Full service marina.
- Kelly's True Value; 242-352-8001.
- OBS Marine Supply.
- Adnil Marine
- Bradford Marine; 242-727-1176; firstname.lastname@example.org. Towing, floating dry dock; 150-ton travel lift. Brokerage.
- Bradford Grand Bahama Boatyard; 242-352-7711.
- Cash Marine; 242-352-9154.
- G.B. Marine; 242-351-3442.
- Seaboard Marine; 242-352-9766.
- Yamaha mechanic; 242-352-1856.
- Rand Memorial Hospital; 242-352-6735.
- Family Medical Centre; 242-351-9282.
- Lucayan Medical Centre; 242-373-7400.
- Medical Air Services; 242-351-5122.
- St. Judes Medical Center; 242-373-2544.
- Sunrise Medical Center; 242-373-3333.
- Dental: Dental Centre; 242-352-4552.
- Pharmacy: ABC Pharmacy; 242-373-7664. Sunrise Shopping Center.
- Pharmacy: Seahorse Drug Mart; Seahorse Plaza.
- Veterinarians: Freeport Animal Clinic; 242-352-6521
- DHL; 242-352-6415. Picks up at marinas.
- FedEx; 242-352-3402.
- G&G Shipping.
- UPS; 242-352-3636.
- Tropical Shipping; 242-352-6921. Serving Nassau, Freeport, and Marsh Harbour from W Palm Beach and Miami for small and large packages.
- A New Attitude Beauty Salon; 242-348-1428.
- Central office; 242-352-8351.
- Lucaya; 242-373-1112.
- Mail forwarded to marinas.
- Freeport Oil; Queen's Highway, near harbor.
- Ruby Swiss Restaurant; International Bazaar. Drop off.
Restaurant & Bar
- There are many restaurants available in the area.
- A Change of Pace Boutique; 242-352-4036. Downtown.
- A's Clothing & Souvenirs; 242-352-1051.
- Accessories Outlet; 242-373-2073. Port Lucaya Marketplace.
- Downtown Shopping Center.
- Lucaya Shopping Center.
- Port Lucaya Marketplace.
- Freeport International Bazaar. More than 100 shops and vendors.
- There are many local dive operations.
- Underwater Explorers Society School; 242-373-1244; 800-992-3483; Port Lucaya. The Dolphin Experience.
- Taxis and shuttles are available at airport, hotels and marinas.
- There is a good public bus system.
- There are many recreational activities available in the area. Check with travel agents, hotels, marinas, are local free published guides. Activities include: airplane tours, land tours, glass-bottom boat tours, dinner cruises, diving, snorkeling, and reef tours.
- Ace Tennis Bahamas; 242-350-5394. At Westin & Sheraton, Our Lucaya.
- Colunbus Theater Twin; mall on Adventure Way.
- Historical museum at Garden of the Groves and Ye Olde Pirate Bottle House; Port Lucaya.
- Isle of Capri Casino at Our Lucaya
- Peterson Cay National Park.
- Rand Nature Center.
- Tourist Office; 242-373-8988; Port Lucaya.
- Trash bins are located in the marinas and town.
- Water is available at marinas.
- Freeport International Airport; 242-352-9114.
- Marine Weather Center; Daily SSB, webcast, & email forecasts by Chris Parker. Note: Best reception in this area is usually on 4045 KHz USB Simplex at 0630 AST.
- Bahamas Met Office website provides weather forecast for local areas throughout the Bahamas.
Updated: 15 Jan 12
Topics: 13 Jan 12