What's Near Blue Water Resort

Many times, choosing a hotel near the beach can guarantee your family has a fun, fulfilling trip.

If you or your group are big beach fans, Blue Water Resort is the perfect locale for you. This property is situated on the water, so guests can spend as much time as they like under the sun if that is what they want to do.

Nearby Beaches

Cable Beach

Obviously, since Blue Water Resort is located right on Cable Beach, spending time at the shore is popular with guests staying here. This is one of the most popular Bahamanian beaches, and for good reason. It stretches on for over 2 miles and runs along many interesting shops, bars, resorts, and restaurants. For guests who want to venture farther away, the following options each offer something a little different. Click the name of each one in the table to read our detailed article:

Beaches Near Blue Water Resort
Beach Distance Direction Location
Goodman Beach 1.5 E 1.8 mi. East of Cable Beach
Delaporte Beach 2.0 W 1.7 mi. West of Cable Beach
Junkanoo Beach 3.2 E 3.2 mi. North of Nassau
Orange Hill Beach 3.4 W 3.1 mi. West of Cable Beach
Western Esplanade Beach 3.5 E 3.2 mi. North of Nassau
Colonial Beach 3.8 E 1.9 mi. West of Paradise Island
Casuarina Beach 4.8 E 0.7 mi. West of Paradise Island
Paradise Beach 4.8 E 0.8 mi. West-Northwest of Paradise Island

The closest one is Goodman Beach. A real beach paradise, this popular destination near the center of bustling Nassau is frequented by tourists and locals alike. It has become a favorite spot for joggers and food vendors, and the true Bahamas vibe is capped off by the reggae and calypso music you will hear all along the beach. You can spend as much time as you want at this coastal site, considering there are restrooms available.

If instead you're interested in a more secluded spot of sand, Junkanoo Beach might be a good choice. The beach is right next to Western Esplanade Beach in the north of Nassau and is not as sprawling as some other nearby beaches you may find. Thus, it stays relatively quiet except for certain part of the year - Spring Break, for example. It can be found three miles east of the resort.

Nearby Areas

Visiting a town or community neighboring your resort can help you get out of your comfort zone to experience something a little different, whether you're interested in seeing a famous natural attraction, or talking to some locals about their way of life. Blue Water Resort is situated toward the center of Cable Beach.

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Blue Water Resort.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Baha Mar 0.8 SE
Olde Town Sandyport 1.5 W
downtown Nassau 4.0 E
Nassau 4.9 SE
Potters Cay 5.2 E
Paradise Island 5.6 E
Gambier 6.0 W
Old Fort Bay 6.4 WSW
Adelaide Village 7.5 SW

Nearby Attractions

The Caves

Tourists who crave an exciting itinerary while visiting New Providence will quickly learn that Blue Water Resort is in a lovely location that's both active and serene. Yes, this particular part of Cable Beach claims a number of exciting attractions, such as The Caves, Ardastra Gardens, and Fort Charlotte, to name a few. The nearest attraction of the three is The Caves.

When it comes to finding area attractions that are just right for your family, it's best to know all your options, like those listed in the table below.

Attractions Near Blue Water Resort
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
The Caves Historical Site 2.3 W 2.0 mi. West of Cable Beach
Ardastra Gardens Zoo 2.7 E 3.2 mi. North-Northwest of Nassau
Fort Charlotte Historical Site 2.9 E 3.1 mi. North of Nassau
Harrold & Wilson Ponds National Park Park 3.6 SE 1.5 mi. West of Nassau
Paradise Island Lighthouse Lighthouse 3.5 E 2.2 mi. West of Paradise Island
National Art Galley of The Bahamas Art Museum 3.6 E Downtown Nassau
Pirates of Nassau Museum 3.8 E Downtown Nassau
Pompey Museum Museum 3.9 E Downtown Nassau
Balcony House Museum Museum 3.9 E Downtown Nassau
Gregory Arch Historical Site 3.9 E Downtown Nassau
Garden of Remembrance Botanical Garden 4.1 E Downtown Nassau
Rawson Square Park 4.1 E Downtown Nassau
Primeval Forest Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 5.7 SW 5.5 mi. South West of Cable Beach
Junkanoo Expo Museum 4.1 E Downtown Nassau
Fort Fincastle Historical Site 4.2 E Downtown Nassau
Bahamas Historical Society Museum Museum 4.2 E Downtown Nassau
Queen's Staircase Historical Site 4.3 E Downtown Nassau
Bonefish Pond National Park Park 5.8 S 5.0 mi. South West of Nassau
Malcom's Park Park 5.0 E 3.1 mi. North-Northeast of Nassau
Rm Bailey Park Park 5.2 ESE 1.3 mi. Northeast of Nassau
Galleria Cinemas Movie Theater 5.2 ESE 1.6 mi. Northeast of Nassau
The Dig Aquarium Aquarium 5.2 E 0.4 mi. West-Northwest of Paradise Island
Atlantis Lagoon Park 5.3 E 0.4 mi. Northwest of Paradise Island
Potter's Cay Artillery Battery Historical Site 5.4 E Potters Cay
The Retreat National Park Botanical Garden 6.0 E 2.9 mi. Northeast of Nassau
Versailles Garden Botanical Garden 6.0 E 0.4 mi. East of Paradise Island
Cloisters Historical Site 6.0 E 0.4 mi. East of Paradise Island
Fort Montagu Historical Site 6.2 E 3.6 mi. Northeast of Nassau
Freedom Park Park 7.4 E 3.3 mi. East of Nassau
US Navy Squadron 1 Monument Monument 9.5 SW 9.2 mi. South West of Cable Beach
Commonwealth Brewery Brewery 9.5 SW 9.3 mi. South West of Cable Beach
Clifton Heritage Park Park 10.1 WSW 9.8 mi. West-Southwest of Cable Beach
Sacred Spaces: Women & Welcome Monument 10.2 WSW 10.0 mi. West-Southwest of Cable Beach
Dolphin Encounter Dolphin Encounter Service 8.8 E 3.3 mi. East-Northeast of Paradise Island

If you're on the lookout for an enjoyable experience, The Caves may be just what you're looking for. This easy to miss spot was once favored for its elusive nature -- it functioned as an ideal hideout for pirates that roamed the Bahamas and Caribbean Islands. As you explore this cave, it won't be hard to see why pirates chose this place for their home.

Nearby Accommodations

Learning more about nearby accommodation options is sometimes a great way to get a feel for the surrounding area. You will be able to find no shortage of additional places to look at before coming to a decision, as this portion of New Providence offers vacationers a terrific variety of resort and hotel options. The table below lists the hotel booking possibilities you can find in the area.

Accommodations near Blue Water Resort
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Westwind Club 0.1 W 0.2 mi. East of Cable Beach, New Providence
Marley Resort and Spa 0.1 N 0.3 mi. East of Cable Beach, New Providence
Sandals Royal Bahamian Resort & Spa 0.3 W 0.0 mi. South-Southeast of Cable Beach, New Providence
Meliá Nassau Beach 0.4 ESE 0.7 mi. East-Southeast of Cable Beach, New Providence
Netties Place at Casuarinas -- -- 0.3 mi. South West of Cable Beach, New Providence
SLS LUX at Baha Mar 0.6 SE Baha Mar, New Providence
Grand Hyatt at Baha Mar 0.6 SE Baha Mar, New Providence
Baha Mar Casino & Hotel 0.8 SE Baha Mar, New Providence
Sandyport Beaches Resort 1.5 W Olde Town Sandyport, New Providence
 

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