Grand Bahama, Bahamas Travel Guide

Last Updated: Dec 2021

Grand Bahama Island is home to Freeport, which is the second largest city in the Bahamas, and a very popular stop for cruise ships in the western Mediterranean. It’s a former British possession and English is the dominant and official language.

Why Visit Grand Bahama

Grand Bahama Facts

Population 52,000
Area 360,000
Timezone UTC-5
Currency Bahamian Dollar
Airports Grand Bahama International Airport (FPO)

Things To Do In Grand Bahama

Grand Bahama Hotel Prices

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Grand Bahama Hostels Prices

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Where to eat and drink in Grand Bahama

Local BreakfastIf you decide to eat outside of your hotel, there are great places both by the beach and in town.$3.00 - $8.00
Local LunchCouch fritters are common lunch choices. If you'd prefer to stay away from seafood, pizza and burgers are popular choices.$6.00 - $12.00
Local DinnerFritters, burgers, rice, pasta and sides are common dinner options. Dessert will find you enjoying fruit salads and chocolates. $9.00 - $20.00
BeerBeer prices range according to restaurant and whether the beer is imported or domestic. $3.00 - $6.00
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Best tours in Grand Bahama

When to visit Grand Bahama

Temperature and rainfall

Month High F Low F Precip (inches)
January75621.4
February76631.5
March78652.0
April81671.3
May85712.1
June88763.6
July90773.6
August90764.2
September89755.1
October85723.0
November81681.7
December77641.1

Grand Bahama Weather advice

Sunrise and sunset

21 Mar7:13am7:21pm
21 Jun6:20am8:02pm
21 Sep6:57am7:07pm
21 Dec6:50am5:25pm

Where to stay in Grand Bahama

Grand Bahama Hotel Seasons

Grand Bahama Hotel Prices

Rating Price(USD)
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starstarstarstarstar80.00 - 102.00
starstarstarstarstar79.00 - 155.00
starstarstarstarstar120.00 - 144.00
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Grand Bahama Hostel Prices

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Getting to Grand Bahama

Getting around Grand Bahama

Where to go before and after