Colonel Hill
in Crooked Island and Long Cay District, Bahamas

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
22.754 and -74.204 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 22° 45' 16" and W -74° 12' 14"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dollar - BSD
Spoken languages:
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 11:25 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: America/Nassau
UTC/GMT offset: -5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:36 am and 7:22 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-23.141 and 113.776 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Coral Bay
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Explore Colonel Hill

Colonel Hill in Crooked Island and Long Cay District with it's 240 inhabitants is located in Bahamas about 254 mi (or 409 km) south-east of Nassau, the country's capital.

Local time in Colonel Hill is now 11:25 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named America / Nassau with an UTC offset of -4 hours. We know of 8 airports in the wider vicinity of Colonel Hill. The closest airport in Bahamas is Colonel Hill Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 2 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Masons Bay, Clarence Town, Port Nelson, Abraham's Bay and Cockburn Town. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 30°C / 86 °F

Morning Temperature 24°C / 74 °F
Evening Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Night Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Chance of rainfall 8%
Air Humidity 63%
Air Pressure 1013.6 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 1 km/h (1 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 41% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Friday, 23rd of August 2019

32°C (90 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, scattered clouds.

Saturday, 24th of August 2019

33°C (92 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, few clouds.

Sunday, 25th of August 2019

34°C (93 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Few clouds, calm.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Tranquillity on the Bay Resort

4,5 mi
Queens Highway
N1150 Majors Cay

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Arriving Pittstown Point Landing Crooked Island Bahamas

Published: April 16, 2014
Length: 45:05 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: S Ratchford

Tour of Landrail and landing on runway 10.

Grumman Super Goose at Pittstown Point Landing Crooked Island

Published: April 16, 2014
Length: 07:47 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: S Ratchford

Goose departing Pittstown Point in the Bahamas.

Grand Cayman Dolphins

Published: August 29, 2010
Length: 11:46 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: gerald crawford

This video shows a great family vacation on Grand Cayman Island. Spending time and swimming with dolphins proved to be a wonderful experience for both kids AND their parents. The video shows...

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Crooked Island, Bahamas

Crooked Island is an island and district, part of a group of Bahamian islands defining a large, shallow lagoon called the Bight of Acklins, of which the largest are Crooked Island in the north and Acklins in the south-east, and the smaller are Long Cay (once known as Fortune Island) in the north-west, and Castle Island in the south. The islands were settled by American Loyalists in the late 1780s who set cotton plantations employing over 1,000 slaves.

Located at 22.75, -74.2167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Islands of the Bahamas, Districts of the Bahamas

Long Cay

Long Cay (formerly known as Fortune Island; Portuguese: Caio Longo; Spanish: Cayo Largo; French: Île de la Fortune) is an island in the Bahamas in an atoll that includes Acklins Island and Crooked Island. It is 8 square miles (21 km²) and is in the Acklins and Crooked Islands District. As of 1980, its population was 33.

Located at 22.5944, -74.3472 (Lat. / Lng.), about 14 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Islands of the Bahamas

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Colonel Hill, CRI