We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: North side of Paradise Island, Nassau, New Providence Island
Book In Advance
More Info
$120.00*
and up
Nassau Fitness and Sightseeing Tour
More Info
$35.00*
and up
Nassau Bahamas Highlights Tour
More Info
$80.00*
and up
Parasail Over Cabbage Beach

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 671 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 188
    Excellent
  • 178
    Very good
  • 86
    Average
  • 47
    Poor
  • 43
    Terrible
Please stop asking, & asking!

Beach was beautiful! However, it's scary when you first arrive. Many locals, waiting like car salesmen, for tourists to arrive. We were asked over 7 times if we wanted chairs, and... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Trisha J
Add Photo Write a Review

671 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 542: English reviews
Long Island, New York
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We went here on a trip, and the beach itself was beautiful, but beware of the beach hustlers! The beach was gorgeous, with warm water and beautiful sand. You can rent jetskis, snorkel equipment, etc. Beware of the hustlers!! They'll charge you and arm and a leg for "beach chairs and unlimited drinks." We paid them $50/couple and they disappeared!... More 

Helpful?
Thank Bonsai3307
Stillwater, Minnesota
Level Contributor
37 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We car pooled to Cabbage in a FULL van with driver. Chairs, umbrellas, food & drink, water sports & toys all available when you get there. If this is what you have in mind for the day, I say go for it. Friendly local folk at the beach to help you get settled in.

Helpful?
1 Thank Love2TravLots
Southport, NC
Level Contributor
27 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were talked into visiting Cabbage Beach for a day's beach day. Took a private taxi to the beach - and then, after being left off at the top of a very dirty hill, discovered a beach covered body-to-body, all the locals of Nassau! We were told there were umbrellas and chairs available - well, if you want to spend... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank margeaton
kamloops BC
Level Contributor
40 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We spend the day on cabbage beach when we came to port. It's a cheap taxi ride from the port. $2 per person. Sadly the day was windy so waves were high and current strong. So beaches were red flagged but we still sat on the edge and played in the waves. The sand is the most amazing white coral... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank tanben
Toronto, Canada
Level Contributor
13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were at Cabbage Beach while on a Norwegian Cruise from Miami stopping at St Thomas, Tortola and Nassau. The cab ride was only $8 US return to and from the Port. Rented two beach chairs for 10$. The attnendants watched stuff while we enjoyed walking on the beach. Beautiful turquoise warm water with wonderful waves. Frolicked like ten year... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Cancub50
Southampton, New Jersey
Level Contributor
24 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Was on a cruise and took a taxi ($4 per person) directly to the beach, When you arrive there are locals trying to rent you chairs and umbrellas which we did not need and we walked east away from the hotels and found a nice quiet place to sit down away from everyone. Once there no one bothered us. There... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank cccmt4
Saskatoon
Level Contributor
47 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am throughly disgusted on this trip to Nassau, the garbage has gotten out of hand. This beach is literally a straw beach as those locals who I get are only trying to make a living sell tourists drinks out of coconuts which of course come with straws, which then are stuck in the sand and of course get into... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank badbella
Level Contributor
53 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The pictures of Cabbage beach on this site reflect a beach that was completely different than the one my family and I experienced. The locals "thugs" have a major racket of swindling the tourists out of $$$. They lied about accessing Atlantis. Overcharged for the chairs. The "all you can drink coconut drinks" did not include the demanded tip per... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank Liisa D
Level Contributor
9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beach was beautiful! However, it's scary when you first arrive. Many locals, waiting like car salesmen, for tourists to arrive. We were asked over 7 times if we wanted chairs, and that is just going up the hill to the beach. Then more while first walking on the beach. Then, do you want a cigar,your hair braided,a coconut drink,beer,water,banana boat... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank Trisha J
Antioch, Illinois
Level Contributor
73 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We entered just beyond the RIU. The water is absolutely beautiful, I did get pummeled by waves, but it seemed a little less intense in other areas. There are men approaching you constantly for chairs, wave runners, and weed.

Helpful?
Thank Jen N

Travelers who viewed Cabbage Beach also viewed

Nassau, New Providence Island
Nassau, New Providence Island
 

Been to Cabbage Beach? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Cabbage Beach and other visitors
21 questions
Ask a question
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Chicago, Illinois
Montreal
Key West, Florida
6 months ago

See all questions (21)

Questions? Get answers from Cabbage Beach staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?