Activities in Cable Beach

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.

Bike and Scooter Rental

Heading out from Cable Beach, to the west of Nassau, many find the ride along the coast of New Providence to be a particularly enjoyable way to experience this great island.  Group events and tours allow you to tag a long with a guide, if you are unsure about biking and exploring by yourself.

If you are considering enjoying the scenery at a leisurely pace, there are a few rental agencies that can help. For a more comprehensive look at bike and scooter rentals, go to this article.


Cable Beach Diving

There are 3 dive operators and at least 4 good dive sites in the area. Those needing to find more details about diving in this area, can do so on this page.


Hoping to go fishing during your vacation? There are two charter operators located in this area. For more information about the closest fishing options, go to this page.


Albany Golf Course

If you or a traveling companion like to play golf you might be happy to know there are several golf courses in this area. The courses in the area are Albany Golf Course, Paradise Island Golf Course, and Royal Blue. To read a detailed article concerning the course, including the number of holes, location, and much more you can click on the course name. Follow this link to check out our article concerning golf throughout New Providence Island.

Sailing and Boating

Cable Beach Sailing and Boating

Be sure to look through the following table to find out more about area firms that can help you enjoy some time on the water.

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 read about nearby marinas and charter operators read this page.


If you have some foks who enjoy exploring new shops in your group, they might be interested to know that at least 42 retailers are located in this area. To find out about opportunities for shopping in and around Cable Beach, click here.


The Caves

Sightseeing is also a good way to spend some of your vacation in Cable Beach. Sights in the area include 8 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to visitors Those visitors who enjoy spending time outdoors will frequently have fun visiting the area's outdoor parks and botanical gardens. For more information about available sightseeing attractions, click this link.

Information concerning a firm that can provide a guided tour of some of the most enjoyable sites can be seen in the following chart:

Sightseeing Services In And Around Cable Beach
Name Phone Location
Bahamas Segway (242) 376-9016 Downtown Nassau, 4.3 mi. East of Central Cable Beach
Island Routes Caribbean Tours at Sandals Royal Bahamian Spa Resort -- 0.1 mi. East of Central Cable Beach


If you are intrigued by the idea of underwater sightseeing there's good news -- you'll have the chance while vacationing in Cable Beach. Click here to view our article about snorkeling opportunities.


Hair International Salon & Spa

Relaxing in a spa might be one of the most enjoyable parts of your vacation. Finding a spa that you'll like shouldn't be hard, given the fact that there are 5 spas that operate in this area. Those interested can get more information concerning this topic can do so by visiting this page.


Meliá Nassau Beach

If you'd like to play some tennis during your visit you might want to stay at a hotel with a tennis court. Fortunately, there are 5 properties in the area that offer tennis.

The following information may help with you make a decision. Included is the number of courts available, whether lights are available for evening play, and some other helpful 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
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 table just below shows some key facts 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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