Hope Town Villas
Travel Blogs from Great Abaco Island
... much better after breakfast. It was a 7 hour trip so we didn't do much. Before our last stretch into the Hope Town harbour, we threw out anchor in the middle of the most beautiful islands. I definitely took advantage and took an awesome swim in the clear water. I only took photographs with my Canon so the uploads will come shortly. We arrived in Hope Town Marina, what a quaint, beautiful little village; reminds me ...
... up in the yard .. and the snow is gone.
4/17/13 Update: We made it to Great Sale Cay on Saturday and anchored there with 10 sailboats after riding out a pretty intense thunderstorm. Monday morning we set out for Ft. Pierce - a 140 mile stretch across the Gulf Stream. Once again the forecasters seemed to be asleep at the switch (or their barometer) and we experienced much more wind and higher waves than they predicted. We ...
... and Bob) and Vincent were great. Bob, Phyllis and Vincent attend Pastor Randy’s church on Man O War Cay.
So the marina was beautiful, on a small Bahamas scale. Small office, slow Internet, small pool, etc. but quaint and very clean, everywhere. Additionally, the management knows everyone that does good work on boats around the island. We had a young man, Albert Electronics***? come by after a couple ...
... mph at one point not too far from here. We participated in our first ever dingy drift around the harbor later that day. Saturday Denny & Lee got to see the candy cane striped historic lighthouse being lit up. The lighthouse keeper also works at the Hope Town marina office and let a few people up the stairs after hours to watch him light the kerosene torch inside the Fresnell lens. There are two light house keepers and they ...
Saturday, April 2 - We are still here in beautiful Green Turtle Cay and will be probably for another week while we wait for Jack and Dale to catch up to us. Enjoy the pictures below. P.S. A couple saw our port of call and motored by in their dingy one afternoon. Their names were Bruce & Joyce Guseila and they live in Harrison Township, a few streets away ...
Other places to stay in Great Abaco Island
P.O. Box AB20486, Great Abaco Island | Villafrom $232
Off Queens Hwy. between Hope Town and White Sound, Great Abaco Island | Villafrom $230
One Purple Porpoise Place, Elbow Cay, Great Abaco Island | Villafrom $150
General Delivery, Hope Town | Villafrom $230
Pelican Shores, Great Abaco Island | 3 star villafrom $129
South End, Great Abaco Island | 3 star villafrom $197