Hotels in Acklins Island near Matthew Town (IGA-Inagua)
Matthew Town (IGA-Inagua) HotelsMatthew Town Airport (IGA) serves the Bahamas’ southernmost island of Inagua. You won’t be the only one flying in: over 60,000 flamingos swoop down to nest and breed here each year. Though they might get into a traffic jam, there are no long hold-ups for human arrivals – the airport is a small place where you can grab your luggage and be out the door in next to no time. Hotels in
Matthew Town (IGA-Inagua)The hotels near Matthew Town Airport are comfortable B&Bs with an emphasis on casual island living and friendly hospitality. The rooms epitomize old-style Bahamas charm, with plush furnishings and French doors opening onto balconies with sea or forest views. The onsite restaurants serve up traditional dishes full of sassy local flavors, making the most of the rich bounty of seafood caught right outside. Where to stayThe island’s hotels are located within Matthew Town, just a stone’s throw from the airport, so it couldn’t be more convenient. It’s a quiet, tranquil place, but well set up for nature lovers coming to see the vivid pink flamingos and other creatures in the national park, which covers most of the island. Your hotel will be able to help with car hire and guides. How to get to Matthew Town (IGA-Inagua)There are flights from the Bahamian capital Nassau to Matthew Town Airport 3 times a week, on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. It’s a 90-minute flight over the sparkling Bahamas archipelago. You can arrange a transfer with your hotel or hop in a taxi at the terminal for the quick 4 kilometer journey into the town. When you’re ready to hit the road and explore, hire a car from one of the rental places in town.