Activities in Cable Beach

Photo credit © Baha Mar Hotel

Cable Beach is the top luxury resort area in Nassau on New Providence, always busy and always catering specifically to tourists in everything that it does.  It is trendy and the vibe is electric, with plenty of activities for tourists to take part in when they are not lying on the beach.

As you might imagine, watersports are of particular interest, and some of the best snorkeling and scuba diving in the Caribbean can be found here.  If you prefer to stay above water, you can ride wave runners, parasail, or go fishing.  On land, there are parks to picnic at, a golf course, numerous tennis courts, and a few casinos – leading us to nightlife, which is outstanding.


Cable Beach Diving

There are several dive operators and at least 4 good dive sites in the area. For more in formation concerning diving in this area, read this guide.


If you're a fishing fanatic you will be happy to discover there are a few charter operators in this area. To learn more about the closest fishing options, read this page.


Albany Golf Course

If you like golfing you will be happy to know there are a few area golf courses. The area courses are Ocean Club Golf Course, Royal Blue, and Albany Golf Course. All you have to do is click on the course name for a detailed article concerning the course, including location, number of holes, and more. Use this link to check out our extended discussion of golf throughout New Providence Island.


If you're going to be traveling with some shopping fanatics they can browse some of the area's 29 retail shops. Visit this extended discussion if you'd like to find out about shopping in and around Cable Beach.


The Caves

Another good way to spend some of your vacation is experiencing the area's sights and natural beauty. Among other things, the area has 8 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to visitors Tourists who like being outside frequently enjoy visiting the area's outdoor parks and botanical gardens. Click to visit our extended discussion of area sightseeing and attractions.

Information concerning a firm that will provide a guided tour of some of the most enjoyable sites can be found directly below.

Sightseeing Services Near Cable Beach
Name Phone Location
Cheryl's Bahamas Taxi & Tours (242) 423-4982 Downtown Nassau, 3.9 mi. East of Central Cable Beach
Jermaine's Taxi and Tours (242) 425-1789 5.5 mi. East of Central Cable Beach
Majestic Tours (242) 322-2606 Downtown Nassau, 4.1 mi. East of Central Cable Beach


If you love to snorkel there's good news -- you can easily find places to do so during your vacation in Cable Beach. Readers can get more details about opportunities to go snorkeling by clicking on this link.


Hair International Salon & Spa

Relaxing for a few hours in a spa might be one of the most enjoyable parts of your vacation. Spa-goers will find plenty of options, considering that there are 6 spas in this area. To find out more about the options, navigate to this page.


Meliá Nassau Beach

If you want to play some tennis you might want to make your reservations at a hotel that has a tennis court. Fortunately, you can choose from 5 properties in the area that offer tennis.

The following table summarizes some key facts. You can view the number of courts available, whether lighting is available for evening play, and a few other details. Click on each name to read about other aspects of the property.

Accommodations with Tennis In And Around Cable Beach
Property Location Tennis Courts Lit Courts Tennis Pro
Meliá Nassau Beach 0.7 mi. East-Southeast of Central Cable Beach 4 check
Sandals Royal Bahamian Resort & Spa 0.0 mi. South-Southeast of Central Cable Beach 2 check
Breezes Bahamas 1.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central Cable Beach 3 check
Atlantis The Cove 5.2 mi. East of Central Cable Beach 6
Atlantis The Reef 5.2 mi. East of Central Cable Beach 6

For instance, Meliá Nassau Beach offers all-inclusive pricing, to help simplify your vacation.

Other Activities

Be sure to look through the chart below for information concerning other activities.

Other Activities In And Around Cable Beach
Name Type Phone Location
Club One Fitness Center Fitness Centers and Instructors (242) 327-2685 Olde Town Sandyport, 1.1 mi. West of Central Cable Beach
Happy Trails Stables Horseback Riding Site (242) 362-1820 4.2 mi. South West of Central Cable Beach
Mario's Bowling & Family Bowling Center 326-8010 2.5 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach
Queen Elizabeth Sports Centre Fitness Centers and Instructors -- 3.5 mi. East-Southeast of Central Cable Beach

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