Take a dip in Abaco Inn’s swimming pool or lounge around in the sun with the crashing waves at your feet. The especially adventurous spirits can even try out their surfing skills on the ocean waves!


Our island offers seven miles of beautiful coastline to explore. Enjoy the two-mile bike ride into town as you leisurely take in sights of the island. You can rent your bikes at the Bike Shop. 242.577.6983 Andrew. 

Paddle Boarding

The Sea of Abaco offers an ideal spot for paddle boarding and provides a great view of the island from the water. The sea is smooth and clear, making it easy to spot conchs, starfish and other local marine life!  You can rent your  Paddle boards at A&S  242.475.5800


Our waters offer one of the best breaks in all of Abaco. Surf competitions are held regularly in front of the Abaco Inn, and other great breaks are within walking distance. Surfboards are available for rent in town. 


Sailing on the Sea of Abaco is very popular. The calm but fluent winds allow for all levels of sailors to have a great sailing experience. And our guests are fortunate; the area directly in front of Abaco Inn, White Sound, is the perfect starting place for any sailing adventure! Try Cruise Abaco at 242.577.0148 


Not only do boats make for great transportation around the island, but your boat deck also provides fantastic snorkeling), fishing and swimming opportunities! Visit other islands or picnic on a beautiful deserted beach. Plenty of boat rentals are available in various sizes to accommodate your needs. Please see our rental page for numbers of many of the local rental facilities. The Sea of Abaco is a wonderful, safe place to learn more about boating. Oh, and did we mention it’s breathtaking, too? 


The Abacos are known for fabulous deep-sea and bone fishing. The island is home to many a captain happy to take our guests out on half- or full-day excursions. Please refer to the Island Rentals page for booking information. And to make the most of your successful fishing trip, the Abaco Inn offers our Fisherman’s Catch – a service allowing you to enjoy a dinner of your own catch prepared for you and your travel companions by our chef! We recommend you book your fishing excursion in advance during our busy season.


  • There are a number of shops to choose from on Elbow Cay and Hope Town. Each shop has its own island character and unique selection to choose from. 
  • Abaco Inn Gift Store 
  • Bahama Handprints & Friends 
  • The Boutique at Firefly   
  • Ebb Tide  
  • Hope Town Canvas   
  • Da Crazy Crab   
  • Lighthouse Marina Gift Store  
  • Sun Dried T’s