The Abaco Club was created not just to be an exclusive private club with a global membership, but a true sporting club in the Caribbean—where those who wish to do more than just relax in the Bahamas’ warm sunshine have a wealth of other activities to choose from. The Club’s Scottish-style links golf course is perennially ranked as the finest golf course in The Bahamas, a private course that surpasses those at the best golf vacation destinations in the world. Water sports galore also vie for your attention—from kayaking, sailing and snorkeling to bonefishing and deep-sea fishing. Spending time on the tennis courts or in the fitness center are other options, while the 2-mile white sand beach calls out to you every day, just waiting to be explored. Cap it off with an open-air lunch at View more... Flippers Beach Bar, or the exquisite cuisine offered daily at The Cliff House, and you have the makings of a day that you’ll wish would never end.
Blue Marlin, Dorado - Mahi Mahi, Mangrove Snapper - Gray Snapper, Sailfish, Triggerfish, Yellowfin Tuna, Yellowtail amberjack
The waters surrounding The Abaco Club are teeming with world-class opportunities for fishing enthusiasts. Trophy bonefish, permit and tarpon fishing is a serious sport in these parts, and a particular favorite with both club members and visitors, who take to the mangrove flats for one of the most exciting saltwater flats fly fishing in the world. Bonefish are wary adversaries—and real fighters. You’ll need to be patient, and cunning, to land them. But when you do, it’s exhilarating. The Abaco Club is partnered with Blackfly Lodge, the area’s premier fishing guide, and offers unrivaled access to all Blackfly has to offer.
In deeper water, trolling in the 8’-20’ depths of the Sea of Abaco can net you grouper, wahoo, snapper, triggerfish, yellowtail and dolphin fish. Outside the View more... barrier reef in The Atlantic Ocean proper, even bigger game awaits. Sport-fishermen from around the world descend on these deeper waters in search of mahi mahi, blue marlin, sailfish and blackfin and yellowfin tuna. Boats with impressive arrays of outriggers will be seen here, all intent on zeroing in on a big catch.
The Club Concierge can recommend guides and also assist with boat rentals for those interested in fishing while at the club.
Each of The Abaco Club’s colorful two, three- and four-bedroom island cottages beautifully reflect the quiet grace of its surroundings. These turnkey Caribbean homes offer ocean or beach/bay views that are almost too magnificent to be real. Inspired by traditional Bahamian architecture and with floor plans ranging in size from 2,200-3,000 square feet, the Cottages offer features and finishes that exude quality—including expansive decks and sunny outdoor spaces where you can stretch out and make the most of your time in the tropics. All of the Cottages are conveniently located on the properties “Upper Ridge” area just a short walk to the Spa, Fitness Center, Pool and Cliff House Restaurant.
There are four unique cottage designs to choose from – North Ridge, Oceanview, Reef and Cl View more...earview. Each Cottage floor plan offers an array of customizable features, design option and turnkey furnishing packages to choose from, ensuring that your cottage is the island beach home of your dreams. What’s more, Cottage owners also have the option to put their home in the club-managed rental program, which provides a number of benefits, ranging from rental revenue to property tax abatements.