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Count Basie Square

Port Lucaya Marketplace, Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
+1 242-373-8446
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The multi-colored buildings lining the waterfront are an attempt at recreating a harbor like the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cary L
San Diego, California
Very Nice

This is a quaint but peaceful little place that has restaurants and stores as well as a public... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Palmerton, Pennsylvania
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Port Lucaya Marketplace, Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
+1 242-373-8446

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The multi-colored buildings lining the waterfront are an attempt at recreating a harbor like the one in Curacao, but the effect is too much like Disneyland. Not ugly, just not authentic. But the square is adjacent to the Port Lucaya Marketplace and a marina, so...More

Thank Cary L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a quaint but peaceful little place that has restaurants and stores as well as a public plaza that hosts live music events in the evenings although we had to leave early to get back to the cruise ship so we couldn't stay for...More

Thank babs12858
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Very beautiful area of the island with beautifully colored buildings. We were there in the daytime so we weren't able to experience the area while the music was playing. Great little walk...

Thank glenuehlein
Reviewed 6 December 2017

We stumbled upon this square when visiting the Lucayan Market. There are a number of brightly-colored buildings with shops, food, etc. Since we were there during the day, we did not get to see any of the entertainment. We were told that different music acts...More

Thank AlphaRam
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

The square is a great place to hang out on Friday or Saturday night. Have a meal at Pisces restaurant and then have some drinks at Rum Runners while you listen to the live music.

Thank Ali N
Reviewed 30 November 2017

In the middle of the Port Lucayan Marketplace on the waterside about 8PM you want to have a great seat if possible at Count Basie Square. The Bahamians put on a great show! Kids of all ages will love it. There is good music, good...More

Thank BonnieLee77
Reviewed 31 October 2017

They have entertainment Friday-Sunday, a couple restaurants and stores. However, they had several that were closed due to damages and the decline of tourism cause by 2016 Hurricane Matthew damages to major resorts in the area.

Thank love2travelcya
Reviewed 19 July 2017

A place to spend some money while in port! We didn't book an excursion so we walked around and enjoyed this marketplace. Lots of stuff to buy!

Thank Stacy G
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Live music every night with very talent people. The family would love it. You or listen or kick up your heels and dance.

Thank jmpierce282
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Another stop on our Carnival Cruise vacation, we spent a day in Freeport. Got the sites on the way to a Dolphin swim. Again maybe we didn't see the right parts of Freeport cause most of it was dumpy... looks like a lot of lingering...More

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Rhonda C
18 June 2015|
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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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