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10/11/2010  |  Melbourne, FL

Abaco getaway includes use of a private boat for a day

MELBOURNE, Fla. (Oct. 11, 2010) — Space Coast residents can now escape on an exclusive and private Bahamas adventure exploring the Sea of Abaco while staying at the Abaco Beach Resort at Boat Harbour.

For less than $200 a day, travelers will be whisked away aboard a Baer Air plane from Melbourne International Airport for the 90-minute flight to Marsh Harbour. Then the adventure begins.

Imagine having access to a center-console boat for a day to explore the Sea of Abaco’s many islands, cays and beautiful sandbars. Enjoy the miles of pink sand beaches, amazing reefs teeming with exotic aquatic life, world-class fishing, snorkeling and more.

Starting Oct. 13, visitors can enjoy a four-night/five-day adventure package to this scenic island wonderland for just $818 per person, including round-trip airfare on Baer Air.

This offer will be available for 13 selected weeks through March 2011. Book now for a Thanksgiving celebration like no other. Spend Christmas or New Year’s Day lounging on the beach or snorkeling in crystal clear waters. How about a Spring Break adventure in February or March?

Included in the adventure package:

  • Ocean-front accommodations overlooking the beautiful Sea of Abaco
  • Breakfast each morning at Angler’s, the resort’s harbor-side restaurant.
  • Snorkel adventure through the Sea of Abaco and its crystal clear ocean waters. There are so many reefs and unique places to explore here; you’ll be amazed at the variety of aquatic life.
  • Ferry ride to historic Hope Town on Elbow Cay. Climb the famous candy cane-striped lighthouse and tour this scenic fishing village known as the “Nantucket of the Bahamas” with great restaurants and unique shopping.
  • Full day’s use of your own boat!
  • Complimentary use of resort fitness center and tennis courts.
  • Complimentary in-room Wi-Fi.
  • All taxes, gratuities and service charges on packaged items.
  • Round-trip airfare from Melbourne International Airport on Baer Air.

The four-night/five-day adventure package is available for the following weeks: Oct. 13-17 and 27-31; Nov. 17-21 and 24-28; Dec. 8-12, 22-26 and 29-Jan. 2; Jan. 12-16 and 26-30; Feb. 9-13 and 23-27; and March 9-13 and 23-27.

The package is based on double occupancy. For reservations, call your local travel agent or call the Abaco Beach Resort direct at 1-800-468-4799.

About Abaco Beach Resort at Boat Harbour
Since 1955, generations of loyal guests and families have been welcomed back to Abaco Beach Resort, known simply and affectionately as “Boat Harbour”.  Today, Abaco Beach Resort is legendary as one of the best marina and resort destinations in the Bahamas.

About Melbourne International Airport
Melbourne International Airport serves east Central Florida, including Brevard and Indian River counties, and is responsible for generating more than $1 billion per year in economic activity.  The airport, which has three runways and a 200,000-square-foot terminal, currently serves Delta Air Lines, Direct Air, US Airways, Baer Air and Airgate Aviation.  For more information, visit


*Cost of fuel, oil and insurance for the full-day boat use and a $20 per person Bahamas departure tax are not included in the package price.

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