In association with: Nassau Paradise Island Promotion Board
This sun-soaked destination gets five stars for culture, food and fun
Nassau & Paradise Island is a picture‑perfect holiday destination that caters for every type of traveller, and it’s all just one flight away. Whether your clients have cuisine, culture or adventure top of their agenda, they’ll find what they’re looking for on a visit to this Caribbean gem.
The high life
Nassau & Paradise Island has plenty to satisfy travellers who enjoy a touch of five-star finery.
The island’s impressive roster of hotels includes Goldwynn Resort & Residences, home to 81 chic rooms and suites – some of which offer unbeatable views of the ocean.
When it comes to sumptuous food, visitors can sample everything from the innovative Italian dishes of Paranza at Atlantis Paradise Island to Mediterranean mezze at SLS Baha Mar’s Cleo Mediterráneo, and more across Nassau Paradise Island’s 18 member hotels.
The Bahamian way
Culture-rich activities give a taste of the local lifestyle. Sample the island’s favourite tipple on a tour of a rum distillery, uncover Nassau’s rich heritage at the Educulture Junkanoo Museum or live like a local with a visit to Arawak Cay – or Fish Fry. Here, restaurants serve up Bahamian classics, like conch, shrimp and snapper.
Nestled in the heart of downtown Nassau, Graycliff Hotel is perfect for lovers of history and culture. The mansion dates back to the 18th century and boasts 20 charming guest rooms, as well as an on-site chocolatier, cigar factory and expansive wine cellar.
One flight away
Direct flights to Nassau depart Heathrow almost every day – British Airways flies six times a week, while Virgin Atlantic flies three times. Plus, Nassau is a short hop from the US and Canada, making the perfect two-centre combination.
Water park wonderland
Nassau & Paradise Island is home to not one but three water parks – perfect for a family adventure.
Atlantis Paradise Island’s 141-acre water park boasts 20 pools, 18 slides and no end of family fun. Guests of nearby Comfort Suites also have full access to Aquaventure.
On the shores of Cable Beach, Baha Mar’s water park accommodates everyone from small children to thrill seekers, with pint‑sized flumes and vertical drop slides.
At Margaritaville’s lively water park, guests can take it easy on the lazy river or get their adrenaline pumping with speedy slides and a surf simulator.
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