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Where to go and what to know in Elbow Cay, Bahamas

GETTING THERE

American Airlines offers connecting flights from Reagan National to Marsh Harbour, Bahamas, with fares starting at $511 round trip.

WHERE TO STAY

The Abaco Inn

White Sound, Elbow Cay

800-468-8799, 242-366-0133

www.abacoinn.com

A beachfront inn with stunning views. Rooms from $130 in winter. (Closed for maintenance through Nov. 17.)

Hope Town Harbour Lodge

Queen’s Highway, Hope Town

866-611-9791, 242-366-0095

www.hopetownlodge.com

In the heart of town, with a fine-dining restaurant, a pool and a beach bar. Rooms from $155 in winter.

Sea Spray Resort & Marina

White Sound, Elbow Cay

242-366-0065

www.seasprayresort.com

A seven-villa resort on the southern end of Elbow Cay. Rooms from $235.

Or rent one of the many vacation homes on the island through Elbow Cay Properties (www.elbowcayrentals.com) or Hope Town Hideaways (www.hopetown.com).

WHERE TO EAT

Nipper’s Beach Bar & Grill

Great Guana Cay

242-365-5111

www.nippersbar.com

A beach bar serving lunch, dinner and a pig roast buffet on Sundays. Entrees start at $20.

Harbour’s Edge Restaurant & Bar

Lower Road, Hope Town

242-366-0087

A range of pasta and meat dishes. Entrees start at $20. Closed for renovations until early December.

Cap’n Jacks

Hope Town harbor

242-366-0247

www.capnjackshopetown.com

A waterfront restaurant serving casual fare. Entrees start at $7.

WHAT TO DO

Wyannie Malone Historical Museum

Hope Town

242-366-0293

www.hopetownmuseum.com

Monday-Saturday 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. November through Aug. 15. Hours vary based on volunteer availability. Free, donations welcome.

Elbow Reef Lighthouse

Lighthouse Marina, Hope Town

htlighthousemarina.com

Monday-Saturday, hours vary. Free.

INFORMATION

www.hopetown.com/attractions

J.R.

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