Activities in Cable Beach

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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 3 dive services and at least 4 interesting dive sites in the area. Read this page which is all about diving in this area if you want to discover more specifics.


If you and your traveling companions like to fish you'll be pleased to discover there are a few charter fishing services located in this area. For a more comprehensive look at this specific topic, visit this article about nearby fishing.


Albany Golf Course

If you like golfing you'll be pleased to learn there are three area golf courses. The courses are Albany Golf Course, Paradise Island Golf Course, and Royal Blue. Just click on the name of the course to read a detailed article concerning the course, including the number of holes, location, and much more. To see our detailed guide to golf throughout New Providence Island, read this page.

Sailing and Boating

Cable Beach Sailing and Boating

Additional information about area firms that can enable you to spend some time out on the open water can be seen in the chart below.

Boating Opportunities Near Cable Beach
Name Phone Location
Seaworld Explorer (242) 356-2548 Downtown Nassau, 4.3 mi. East of Central Cable Beach
Stuart's Cove's Snorkel Bahamas (800) 879-9832 Downtown Nassau, 4.2 mi. East of Central Cable Beach
Sunshine Cruises (242) 327-5122 Downtown Nassau, 4.2 mi. East of Central Cable Beach

If you'd like to learn about area marinas and charter operators follow this link.


If you have some people who love to shop in your group, they might enjoy browsing some of the area's 42 retail stores. To get information on opportunities for shopping in Cable Beach and nearby, go to this article.


The Caves

Another great option for visitors is exploring the area's interesting sights. The area features 8 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to travelers. Visitors who enjoy the natural environment will frequently have a good time at the area's outdoor parks and botanical gardens. Those wanting to get more information concerning area sightseeing opportunities can do so by following this link.

Review this table to see a firm that can guide you to some of the most interesting local sights.

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 are thinking about snorkeling there's good news -- you can easily find places to do so during your vacation in Cable Beach. Click here to read our page dedicated to snorkeling opportunities.


Hair International Salon & Spa

Indulging in a trip to the spa might be one of the most memorable parts of your vacation. It shouldn't be hard to find a spa you like, considering that there are 6 different spas in this area. To see our detailed page about spas, see 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 list can help with your decision making process. At a glance, you'll see the number of tennis courts on-site, whether lighting is offered, and a few other details. Click on each name to learn more about 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
Breezes Bahamas 1.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central Cable Beach 3 check
Sandals Royal Bahamian Resort & Spa 0.0 mi. South-Southeast of Central Cable Beach 2 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 example, Meliá Nassau Beach has 3 swimming pools where you can cool off after a game.

Other Activities

The following chart has a few details concerning other activities.

Other Activities In And Around Cable Beach
Name Type Phone Location
Aquamarine Water Sports Watersports Operator 702-5800Ex860432 Cable Beach
Club One Fitness Center Fitness Centers and Instructors (242) 327-2685 Olde Town Sandyport, 1.4 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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