The Bahamas is known for its gorgeous weather and sweeping views, but were you expecting this destination to be so exciting after dark? No matter if your favorite venue is a crowded bar or an intimate nightclub, you'll find lots to do in the evening, particularly if you select a hotel that offers a place to grab a cocktail, mingle, or even see a show.
The properties listed here are among the best choices if you crave a taste of late-night Bahamas. Some offer one of a kind on-site amenities, while others have fewer on-site options but plenty of fun venues within walking distance.
Each of the properties in the list below are rated as having outstanding nightlife and entertainment, or for being near popular late-night venues. The best of the best, like the Atlantis The Reef, are at the top of the chart; the ratings consider a number of relevant factors, including whether they have live shows, lounges, and other exciting amenities on-property or nearby.
Since guests tend to expect live performances at their hotels, we've listed the availability of entertainment frequency at the hotels. However, hotels in the Bahamas are known to host entertainment more frequently during the tourist season, so be sure to contact the hotel for further information if it's important to you.
|Property||Location||Number of Bars||Lounge/Club||Live Entertainment|
|Atlantis The Reef||3.6 mi. North of Nassau, New Providence||19|
|Atlantis Royal Towers||0.5 mi. West-Northwest of Paradise Island, New Providence||18|
|Wyndham Nassau & Crystal Palace Casino||0.8 mi. East-Southeast of Cable Beach, New Providence||3|
|Grand Lucaya Bahamas Beach||Port Lucaya, Grand Bahama Island||6|
|Meliá Nassau Beach||0.7 mi. East-Southeast of Cable Beach, New Providence||3|
|Atlantis Beach Tower||0.2 mi. North of Paradise Island, New Providence||19|
|Breezes Bahamas||1.2 mi. East-Southeast of Cable Beach, New Providence||4|
|Sandals Royal Bahamian Resort & Spa||0.0 mi. South-Southeast of Cable Beach, New Providence||6|
|Island Seas Resort||William's Town Beach, Grand Bahama Island||1|
|Grand Lucayan||Port Lucaya, Grand Bahama Island||2|
|One & Only Ocean Club||0.3 mi. East of Paradise Island, New Providence||4|
|Atlantis The Cove||0.7 mi. West-Northwest of Paradise Island, New Providence||12|
|Club Land'or Resort||0.6 mi. East-Southeast of Paradise Island, New Providence||2|
|Marley Resort and Spa||0.3 mi. East of Cable Beach, New Providence||1|
|British Colonial Hilton||Downtown Nassau, New Providence||3|
|Abaco Beach Resort & Boat Harbour||Marsh Harbour, Great Abaco||2|
|Bimini Sands Beach Club||South Bimini||3|
|Bahama Beach Club Resort||Treasure Cay, Great Abaco||2|
|Viva Wyndham Fortuna Beach||5.2 mi. East of Freeport, Grand Bahama Island||3|
|Pink Sands Resort||Dunmore Town, Harbour Island||1|
By clicking the name of a hotel, you'll be led to pages of property-specific information. Every one of these accommodations has a different ambiance and its own unique features to be proud of. Our informative hotel articles can help you get a better feeling for what each setting is like.
When it comes time for a little nighttime fun, you might appreciate a hotel that's in the vicinity of lots of choices for happy hour and beyond. While these hotels might not have the most incredible nightlife options themselves, they are located within regions full of entertainment possibilities. Whether your ideal night includes walking to an unusual nearby bar or going to a sunset celebration, these properties are within a 10-minute walk or quick taxi ride of many exciting choices.
Click on their names to read about the hotels and resorts below, and even more info about what's nearby, like restaurants, beaches, and attractions.
|Property||Location||Accommodation Type||Bars Within Walking Distance||Bars Within Short Driving Distance|
|Abaco Inn||1.9 mi. South-Southwest of Hopetown, Elbow Cay||Hotel||2||5|
|Riu Palace Paradise Island||0.2 mi. North of Paradise Island, New Providence||Hotel||48||88|
|Mangrove Cay Inn||31.5 mi. South of Andros Town, Central Andros||Cottages||2||3|
|Romora Bay Resort and Marina||Harbour Island||Hotel||3||8|
|Beach Bungalows Bahamas||33.7 mi. Northwest of Clarence Town, Long Island||Resort||1||1|
|St. Francis Resort||Stocking Island||Resort||1||6|
|Bimini Bay Resort||North Bimini||Resort||0||6|
|Compass Point||4.5 mi. West of Cable Beach, New Providence||Hotel||2||3|
|Sandals Emerald Bay||11.8 mi. Northwest of George Town, Great Exuma||Resort||5||6|
|Coral Sands Hotel||Dunmore Town, Harbour Island||Hotel||7||8|
|Kamalame Cay||10.7 mi. Northwest of Andros Town, North Andros Island||Hotel||1||1|
|Cove Eleuthera||6.1 mi. South-Southeast of Dunmore Town, Eleuthera||Hotel||1||1|
|Exuma Beach Resort||1.0 mi. Southeast of George Town, Great Exuma||Resort||2||6|
|Rainbow Inn||16.0 mi. Southeast of Dunmore Town, Eleuthera||Cottages||1||1|
|Unique Village Resort||5.2 mi. East-Southeast of Governors Harbour, Eleuthera||Hotel||1||2|
|Old Bahama Bay||22.4 mi. Northwest of Freeport, Grand Bahama Island||Resort||1||1|
|Pineapple Fields Hotel Condo||2.2 mi. East of Governors Harbour, Eleuthera||Hotel||1||2|
|Two Turtles Inn||0.5 mi. Northwest of George Town, Great Exuma||Hotel||3||6|
|Bell Channel Inn||2.1 mi. East of Freeport, Grand Bahama Island||Motel||10||13|
Night owls need something to do during the day too, so we suggest you browse other articles in our guide. You could learn something about the Bahamas, and other topics. Because, while nightlife activities are a blast, your trip will encompass much more than just discos and live music. You'll also want to choose a hotel that offers the right amenities for your family, and the right balance between quality and price.
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