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.

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 thinking about riding in the open air, there are 3 rental agencies that can help. Those wanting to find more details concerning this topic can do so here.


Cable Beach Diving

You'll find 3 dive operators and at least 4 different dive sites to choose from. To read a more complete discussion of diving in this area go to this page.


Enjoy fishing? There are two charter fishing companies operating in this area. To reach our full guide to deep sea fishing, click here.


Albany Golf Course

Enjoy playing golf? You'll be pleased to discover several golf courses The courses are Albany Golf Course, Paradise Island Golf Course, and Royal Blue. Simply click on the course name for detailed information about the course, including contact information, number of holes, location, and more. To read our page about golfing throughout New Providence Island, click here.

Sailing and Boating

Cable Beach Sailing and Boating

More details concerning local providers that can help you get out on the water can be seen in the following table:

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 charter operators and area marinas see this page.


If there are some shopping aficionados in your group, they might want to know that more than 42 retail stores are located in this area. To visit our detailed guide to shopping in Cable Beach and nearby, go to this page.


The Caves

Yet another great option for visitors is experiencing the area's sights and natural environment. Interesting sights include 8 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to vacationers. Nature enthusiasts will probably enjoy visiting the area's outdoor parks and botanical gardens. Anyone who needs to find more details about area sightseeing opportunities can do so here.

Details concerning a firm that will direct you to some of the most enjoyable local sights can be found in the table below.

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 love snorkeling you'll be pleased to know you can easily find places to do so while vacationing in Cable Beach. For a more detailed look at nearby snorkeling opportunities, go to this page.


Hair International Salon & Spa

Going to a spa might be one of the most memorable parts of your entire vacation. It shouldn't be hard to find a spa you like, considering that there are 5 spas that operate in this area. To see our detailed page about spas, click this link.


Meliá Nassau Beach

If you'd like to play some tennis during your visit your best bet is to stay at a hotel that has a tennis court. Fortunately, you can choose from 5 properties in the area that offer tennis.

The information that follows can help clarify your options. At a glance, you'll see the number of courts available, whether lighting is offered, and some 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 instance, Meliá Nassau Beach has 3 swimming pools where you can cool off after a game.

Other Activities

Take a minute to read this table for information concerning other activities. for information concerning one other option. for information about 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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