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Getting to Andros Island, The Bahamas is very easy!
We may be slightly off the beaten path, but that's a big
part of our appeal. Even though we're not in the center of a big tourist hub (thankfully!) we're really quite accessible.

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Scuba Divers getting ready for their DSD


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Activities at Small Hope

  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Bonefishing
  • Reef/Deep Sea Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Paddleboards
  • Biking
  • Birding
  • Sailing
  • Windsurfing
  • Eco-Tours
  • Nature Walks
  • Hammocks
  • Shopping


Main Attractions and Activities

Diving And Snorkeling:

One mile offshore (ten minutes by boat) is the 142-mile long Andros Barrier Reef, the third longest in the world. Small Hope has complete diving/snorkeling facilities and instruction and offers several daily trips to the reef. And don't worry if you have never tried it, we offer a free Discover Scuba Diving course and we are widely known and respected when it comes to teaching either snorkel or diving in a relaxed and supportive atmosphere.

Bone Fishing And Reef Fishing:

Andros is laced with inland waterways providing world-class bone fish flats; and the Andros Barrier reef runs along the eastern shoreline. Fishing is easily arranged for an additional fee.

And many others...

  • Kayaking: We have 2 single and 2 double sea kayaks.
  • Biking: We have a fleet of bikes and maps.
  • Birding: We provide binoculars, Bird ID books and maps.
  • Sailing: We have a Hobie cat.
  • Paddleboards: Two available for use in either the sea or in Fresh Creek. Great for relaxing, fishing, yoga, or just for fun!
  • Windsurfing: We have a windsurf for your use
  • Eco-Tours: We offer guided Eco-Tours of the island. Half day and Whole day tours can be arranged for an additional fee
  • Nature Walks: We have marked trails and maps.
  • Hammocks: We have lots of these too …
  • Shopping: Visit the Androsia Batik Factory and Outlet Store, which makes the colorful clothing and fabric of the Bahamas, three miles from Small Hope Bay or visit them online at www.Androsia.com

Diving And Snorkeling Program Information

About our Dive Facilities:

  • Three flattop dive boats (2x10-passenger and a 20-passenger) with boarding ladders, a specialty dive boat (2-4 passengers) and a tank bank with 5000 cubic feet of air at 3500 psi in reserve at all times.
  • Dive prices include tanks, weights and belts. Mask, snorkel, fins, BCDs, regulators, wetsuits and computers are available for rent. SASY equipment is available for children under 10.
  • Instruction - SCUBA Open Water, Adventure, Advanced and Nitrox certification (and fills) are offered. Other courses can be arranged in advance.

Diving and Snorkel Agenda:

Dive boats go out twice a day, visiting two dive sites in the morning and one dive site in the afternoon, plus two snorkel sites on the snorkel boat. Night dives are offered on request (weather permitting) with a minimum of 6 divers or all divers in the resort.
Daily dives include a morning shallow dive followed an afternoon medium-depth dive.
Snorkeling excursions to the reef by boat are offered every day (6 snorkelers minimum). A variety of snorkeling areas are accessible from shore as well.
Dive masters/Instructors plan and accompany all dives.

Custom-Tailored Specialty Dives:

One on One Specialty Dives and Custom-Tailored Dives for Experienced divers. Ideal for Computer Dives, Deep Wall dives, Blue Hole and Inland blue holes. Extra fees apply.

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261 reviews of Small Hope Bay Lodge in Andros
Small Hope Bay Lodge
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:
4.5 of 5 stars
Based on 261 traveler reviews
TripAdvisor Popularity Index: #1 of 12 + hotels in Andros
Most Recent Traveler Reviews:
  • Jan 15, 2013: "Small Hope Bay, Andros Island, the Bahamas"
  • Jan 7, 2013: "Small HopeBay - The Friendly Getaway"
  • Nov 26, 2012: "Post Sandy Stay"
  • Nov 16, 2012: "Simply Paradise!!!"
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