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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 23 February 2016

We recently hosted a bonefish tournament at Swains Cay. This was part of the well-known Redbone Celebrity Tournament Series, which raises money for Cystic Fibrosis research. We had 22 anglers (11 teams) from all over the United States - most of whom fish several major tournaments each year in the Florida Keys. We chose Swains Cay as a result of... More 

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Thank Cal C
CherylSwainsCay, Owner at Swain's Cay Lodge, responded to this review

Hello Cal, Once again it was our pleasure to have you all here visiting with us. We appreciate the wonderful remarks and we can not wait to see you all again next year. Thank You, Cheryl Bastian More 

Little Rock, Arkansas
2 reviews
Reviewed 21 February 2016

Stayed at Swains with a group of 6 guys (55-70 years old) for bone fishing trip for 5 nights. We rented a car, arranged the guides. Cheryl and Kristian stayed in touch via phone and email throughout all of the arrangements - excellent communication. All of us have been fishing at other lodges in the area and agree that Swains... More 

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Lewiston, Maine
2 reviews
Reviewed 29 December 2015

In Dec. 2014 two of us visited this lodge to try our hand at bonefishing. Finding and catching lots of fish, four of us returned in 2015. Results were much as expected. Great fishing, warm temperatures, good food and comfortable surroundings. Everyone at the lodge worked very hard to make our experience a pleasant one. I hope we get to... More 

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Yarmouth, Maine
1 review
Reviewed 23 December 2015

Four of us stayed 5 nights and fished four days.Get your self to Nassau and they take care of the rest : room, meals including lunch:flight to Andros, transport to and from boat and guide. There is abar with snacks on your return from fishing.Fishing was great, some days better than others .Be prepared for the wind.Very relaxing. A great... More 

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Cherbas, Owner at Swain's Cay Lodge, responded to this review

Hello Norm, Thank you for your positive feedback about our Lodge and we hope to see you guys again soon. Sincerely, Cheryl Bastian More 

Canton of Bern, Switzerland
1 review
Reviewed 11 December 2015

We spent a couple of week at Swain's in november. Very nice and smiling staff for a friendly atmosphere in a pleasant setting. The room was clean and confortable. Food is not amazing but quite decent (the chicken curry was my favorite). A very good place to stay for the fishermen, situated halfway between the north and the south bite... More 

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Moscow, Idaho
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Reviewed 24 October 2015 via mobile

Spent a week at Swain's with a group of fly fishing friends. Well run operation. Food was good but not exceptional. Staff very friendly. Nice beach right out front door. Fishing guides were heat. Would stay here again.

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Reviewed 11 September 2015 via mobile

Stayed over night in a business trip and accommodations were mediocre at best. The room had a cabin feel to it but how the lodge is run, it feels more like a bed & breakfast. There was no tv in the room but the free wifi definitely made up for it. Dinner is only made according to how many guests... More 

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CherylSwainsCay, Manager at Swain's Cay Lodge, responded to this review

Hello Alexis, Thank you for your feedback on your stay here with us at Swains Cay Lodge. We are primarily a fishing and eco-tourist lodge; providing water sports and eco tourists activities and typically a fishing lodge does not provide television and other amenities provided at a leisure hotel. So, we understand with just an over night business visit you... More 

Potomac, Maryland
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 August 2015

We have visited Swain's twice and have been treated royally each time. Cheryl and her staff do everything possible to make you stay perfect. The rooms are comfortable and clean, the food fine and the atmosphere perfect. This is bonefish heaven.

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Helena, Montana
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Reviewed 9 May 2015

I spent seven nights, six days, here in November 2014 with nine other anglers. The lodge sits right on the ocean with a beautiful beach and a fishing flat right there. Good food, spacious, very clean, comfortable room looking out to the ocean with thick, luxurious towels in the bathroom. Gracious staff that provided excellent service. The owner, Cheryl, was... More 

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Fort Myers, Florida
1 review
Reviewed 24 April 2015

We flew to Mangrove Cay in a private airplane. Airline service is also available to Mangrove Cay. Swains Cay is a great place to relax. Cheryl and her staff go the extra step to make sure you have a great experience. No need to be an experience fly fisherman to enjoy the thrill of catching a bonefish which is a... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Kitchenette
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Swain's Cay Lodge is the perfect island retreat on Mangrove Cay, Andros Island, only a a 20 minute flight from Nassau. Newly built in 2009, Swain's Cay is located on the beach. Kayaks and bikes are available for guest use to explore the island, our bonefish flat, reefs and blue-holes. The ideal location for the world's best bonefishing or to escape from it all! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Swain's Cay Lodge

Address: Mangrove Cay, AN 023802, Andros
Region: Caribbean > Bahamas > Out Islands > Andros
Price Range: RM911 - RM1,320 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Swain's Cay Lodge 3.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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