With exquisite beaches, true-blue waters and a liberal helping of action, The Bahamas is long reputed to be the Caribbean’s hottest spot. Not surprising considering the list of lavish hotels, fine dining restaurants and water sports of every imaginable kind at your disposal.
As you snorkel around this underwater world, swim with dolphins at Blue Lagoon and get up close with rays at Stingray City. You’ll soon discover why The Bahamas, meaning shallow sea, has been so aptly named. In this world of wonderment you can explore the ruins of ‘Atlantis’ and even ride a slide through ‘shark infested’ waters. If this seems too much like hard work, there’s plenty of opportunity for a relaxing holiday too. Surrender yourself to a soothing treatment at one of our many spas hotels or enjoy a leisurely game of golf like no other, surrounded by the ocean on three sides.
Unwind in award-winning spas on your holiday in The Bahamas. Readers of the Conde Nast Traveller voted the Sandals Royal Bahamian the top spa resort in the Caribbean. One&Only Ocean Club is one of the finest on the islands. The Mandara Spa showcases exquisite Balinese style at the luxury Atlantis, Paradise Island.
Epitomised by crystal clear waters and blue skies, The Bahamas’ natural beauty is the perfect destination for a romantic getaway. One & Only Ocean club is a particular favourite, offering opulent luxury perfect for couples and honeymooners. Many of the resorts and hotels have romantic getaway excursions all planned out. From packing a picnic for your kayak adventure to making sure the Champagne is chilled and awaiting your arrival.
The Bahamas has a huge choice of options perfect for families. Swim with wild dolphins, feed stingrays, explore the fascinating pirate history or let the kids enjoy the organised activities at one of our family-friendly hotel’s kids club. Take the family to the famous water park at Atlantis, with a selection of animals, rides and slides to suit all, whether younger or older. Or try the many water sports on offer, including snorkelling trips out to the world’s third largest barrier reefs.
Relax on Cabbage Beach, where the only thing you’ll do is top up your tan. For something a little livelier, Cable Beach provides a vibrant atmosphere and is great for water sports. Hire a boat to take you to the uninhabited Mayaguana and enjoy peace and tranquillity. Or venture to Harbor Island to see its beautiful pink sands and translucent waters.
Live like a celebrity and enjoy lavish touches at the One&Only Ocean Club. Sip a Martini as you recognise the locations and recall the scenes from Casino Royale. Take a boat trip and sail around the picture perfect island. Visit Freeport and stop at Fragrance – a perfume factory where you can make and bottle your own scent. Dine in sophisticated restaurants and gamble at glitzy casinos.