The Bahamas

Mermaid Reef

Mermaid Reef is a popular beach located near Marsh Harbour. Known for its natural beauty, the reef is home to a diverse array of marine life, including a variety of fish and turtles. Visitors often engage in snorkeling, which is suitable for beginners and experienced snorkelers alike. The reef is particularly beautiful at high tide, and visitors are advised to bring bread or rice to feed the fish, creating a frenzy of activity. The beach itself is characterized by sharp rocks, so visitors are advised to wear water shoes for comfort and safety. The reef is easily accessible, with a pleasant 20-minute walk from the nearby Abaco resort. There is no entry fee to access the beach, making it a cost-effective choice for visitors. However, it's worth noting that the beach does not offer any additional amenities.
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Visitor Reviews

Visitor reviews highlight the beach's exceptional snorkeling experiences, with a diverse array of colorful fish and even turtles being a common sight. Many visitors appreciated the easy access to the reef and the opportunity to feed the fish, creating a unique, aquarium-like experience. However, some visitors mentioned the presence of sharp rocks, suggesting the use of water shoes for safety.

Where is Mermaid Reef?

Latitude: 26.5526798 / Longitude: -77.0533544

Mermaid Reef is located in The Bahamas. The following map of Mermaid Reef shows the exact location.

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