Where to Stay: Island Hopping Stopovers

Marinas in the Bahamas.

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They say "It's Better in the Bahamas," but what's really better is the Bahamas by boat. With that in mind, here are some places you may want to tie up and explore.

Grand Bahama• Port Lucaya Marina P.O. Box F-41322, Freeport Grand Bahama Island, Bahamas Tel: (242) 373-9090 Fax: (242) 373-5884 www.portlucaya.com

• Grand Bahama Yacht Club Grand Bahama Island, Bahamas Phone: (242) 373-8888 Fax: (242) 374-3616 www.grandbahamayachtclub.com

Elbow Cay• Sea Spray Resort & Marina White Sound, Elbow Cay Abaco, Bahamas Tel: (242) 366-0065 Fax: (242) 366-0383 www.seasprayresort.com

• Hope Town Marina Hope Town, Elbow Cay Tel: (242) 366-0003 Fax: (242) 366 0254 clubsoleil@oii.net

Green Turtle Cay • Green Turtle Club and Marina Green Turtle Cay Abaco, Bahamas Out Islands Tel: (242) 365-4271 Fax: (242) 365-4272 www.greenturtleclub.com

• Bluff House Beach Hotel Green Turtle Cay Abaco, Bahamas Out Islands Phone: (242) 365-4247 Fax: (242) 365-4248 www.bluffhouse.com

Man-o-War Cay • Man-o-War Marina P.O. Box AB-22995 Man-o-War Cay, Abaco, Bahamas Tel: (242) 365-6008 Fax: (424) 365-6151 www.manowarmarina.com

Eleuthera • Cape Eleuthera Resort & Marina P.O. Box EL-26089 Rock Sound Eleuthera, Bahamas Tel: (242) 334-8500 Fax: (242) 334-8507 www.capeeleuthera.com

• Cotton Bay Marina PO Box EL-26040 Rock Sound, Eleuthera, Bahamas Tel: (242) 334-6303 www.cottonbayeleuthera.com

Harbor Island• Harbour Island Club and Marina P.O. Box EL-27183 Harbour Island, Bahamas Tel: (242) 333-2427 Fax: (242) 333-3040 www.harbourislandmarina.com

Nassau • Paradise Harbour Club & Marina P.O. Box SS-580 Nassau Paradise Island Drive, Paradise Island, The Bahamas Tel: (242) 363-2992 Fax: (242) 363-2840 www.phc-bahamas.com

• The Nassau Yacht Haven PO Box SS-5693 Nassau, Bahamas Tel: (242) 393-8173 Fax: (242) 393-3429 www.nassauyachthaven.com

Paradise Island• Hurricane Hole Marina Box N-4777 Nassau, Bahamas Tel: (242) 363-3600 Fax: (242) 363-3604 www.hurricaneholemarina.com

• Atlantis Marina Tel: (242) 363-6068 Fax: (242) 363-6008 www.atlantis.com

Staniel Cay • Staniel Cay Yacht Club Exumas, Bahamas Tel: (242) 355-2024 Fax: (242) 355-2044 www.stanielcay.com/marina