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Everything you need accept food is provided with this rental and that can be purchased at any of
the 3 grocery stores in New Plymouth. Don’t forget the homemade bread, baked daily and
delivered to the stores by the local Island ladies. White, raisin or coconut bread could be the
toughest choice you will have to make in a day on this Island paradise or which reef to explore. It's
all here in The Islands of the Bahamas.
ON SITE: Beach, swimming pool, tennis courts, gift shop, convenience store, Marina with a fuel dock, restaurant
and a pool side Bar called the Jolly Roger. Closest beach 150 yards, closest water 40 yards, closest fresh water
pool 50 yards and closest bar 55 yards.
NEW PLYMOUTH: Historical, Cape Cod style with a population 500 in season for great people watching, Museums,
sight seeing, Historical Sculpture Garden, gift shops, restaurants and bars, liquor store, 3 grocery stores, 2
hardware-marine stores, but NO DISCOS. Just enjoy the beautiful sights, colorful Island landscapes, the Ocean
and the sounds of the sea.
RESTAURANTS: World class evening dining to Cheese Burgers in Paradise is available.
ENTERTAINMENT: Many local acts and DJ's entertain regularly including the number one band in the nation "The
Gully Roosters" who call Green Turtle home. You can enjoy their Island sounds at The Rooster's Rest near New
Plymouth or The Green Turtle Club or The Bluff House Beach Hotel (50 yards from the villa).
GUIDED DIVING: World Class, contact Brendal and Mary on Green Turtle Cay at Brendals Dive Center.
SNORKELING, SWIMMING AND DIVING EVERYWHERE: The closest reef is 50 yards from shore on the Atlantic side
of the Island. The Caribbean offers some of the best snorkeling, diving, scuba diving, deep sea diving, skin diving,
wreck diving, and coral reef diving where the 3rd largest barrier reef in the world is just off shore.
FISHING: World class bone fishing and deep sea fishing, either guided or unguided is very popular.
DESERTED ISLANDS: First and Second Islands to the North and South of GTC (see NASA photos or visit www.
marinas.com for aerial photos of GTC).
DESERTED BEACHES: There are literally unlimited isolated, remote beaches on GTC as well as throughout the
Abaco chain of Islands with beach combing on many, Sea Shelling on all, swimming, diving and even skinny
dipping or naked sunbathing are possible.
SAILING AND BOATING: This is a boaters paradise, a perfect place for that sailing vacation with a full service
Marina adjacent to our house. Check Green Turtle Cay weather forecaster CNN link here for todays forecast. If the
Atlantic Ocean is rough to navigate you can easily move to The Sea of Abaco and the protection of Great Abaco the
Out Islands of the Bahamas. Our favorite boat rental company is www.reefboatrentals.com .
TRANSPORTATION ON ISLAND: Golf carts are the preferred method of transportation for visitors. They allow you to
slow down, enjoy the tropical scenery and get into "Island Time". You may also travel by bicycle, sea kayak, sail
boat, speed boat, ferry and taxi. We suggest Kool Kart Rentals.
GOLF: An 18 hole golf course is about 8 miles away on Great Abaco Island at Treasure Cay. Plan on making it a full
day outing. There are cars rentals near the ferry dock and at the Airport. Cornish car rentals a popular one.
SEASON: There is not just one season in the Bahamas, but year-round fun in the sun.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Visit the Abaco Community Message Board Coconut Telegraph or link to Abaco Life
Magazine to answer many of your questions.
Come to the Islands of the Bahamas for the best: family vacation, fun vacation, diving vacation,
snorkeling vacation, honeymoon or Island wedding destination, you will have a wonderful time here
on Green Turtle Cay in the Abacos.
Vacation Rental Coconut Cabana
Green Turtle Cay, Abaco, Bahamas