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Wish it was busier

Count Basie Square is located at Port Lucaya. It has a beautiful setting overlooking the bay... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Barbara C
Spruce Grove, Canada
Lots of bartering and great restaurants

Be sure to barter at all the markets! They really want your business. Several types of restaurants... read more

Reviewed 9 February 2019
Peg T
Hollis, New Hampshire
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Port Lucaya Marketplace, Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Count Basie Square is located at Port Lucaya. It has a beautiful setting overlooking the bay. There are historic buildings all around. Across the bay there is Unesco SCUBA, legendary to the Bahamas. They have their own complex as well as museum. Count Basie Square...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Barbara C
Reviewed 11 February 2019

A mix of locals selling a lot of the same stuff and a few high end stores. The women gave this a so so for shopping.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank roman2541
Reviewed 9 February 2019

Be sure to barter at all the markets! They really want your business. Several types of restaurants: Chinese, Greek, Seafood. Very nice high-end jewelry stores as well.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Peg T
Reviewed 2 February 2019

Fun place to rest and relax after you spend time on island. Several good bars to visit and many shopping venues for the spouse to walk

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Bob G
Reviewed 1 February 2019 via mobile

Music blasting and they do have live music sometimes. Just a town square kind of area to meet in the middle of shopping and eating.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank saratS7299HS
Reviewed 26 January 2019

So many shops!!! All vendors were friendly, not one was pushy if you did not wish to purchase with them. Definitely need an afternoon to be able to go in and out of all of the shops.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank myeffinglife
Reviewed 21 January 2019

This is a definite must if you're on the island. it's the central location for shopping and used to be a hot tourist hot spot before most hotels closed after the hurricane. The artisanal market place is a great spot for souvenirs. Book your dive...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Tara D
Reviewed 17 January 2019

There are a bunch of different restaurants, bars and shops around Count Basie Square. My wife and I spent multiple hours here during our most recent trip to Freeport. It's a great place to find different types of food and the people working at each...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Connector601341
Reviewed 15 January 2019 via mobile

Several places to shop and several places to drink. Over all clean with restrooms placed around. Straw market and stores to explore. Friendly staff at the shopping places and bars. Worth getting off ship for a couple hours.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Va5traveler
Reviewed 13 December 2018

Not a lot to say. Nice small outdoor venue. Music, both live and recorded most of the day. Beautiful Christmas tree there now. On the harbor so you can see the water and the boats.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Response from Gabriel V | Reviewed this property |
Port Lucaya Marina se encuentra al lado de Count Basie Square, no vas a caminar mucho
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