Among the most anticipated places to visit in the Bahamas are the beloved beaches. There are bound to be nearby beaches that you will enjoy.
Each of the beaches in this region have different personalities, which may or may not suit your own personality. Every one of the options near Marley Resort and Spa (listed in the following table), has features worth noting. Click on the following names to view our detailed article:
|Cable Beach||0.5||W||0.2 mi. West of Cable Beach|
|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||4.9||E||0.8 mi. West-Northwest of Paradise Island|
The most obvious one to visit is Cable Beach. Since this beach can be found a short distance to the west of this hotel, you won't have to journey far to enjoy the sun and surf. 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. Importantly (especially for those with young children), there are bathrooms as well as showers on-site..
If you're looking for a place where surfers and sunbathers can find solitude, Junkanoo Beach could be a better choice for you. 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.
Visiting areas that are close to your hotel can add some depth to your vacation experience, whether it's for enjoying a night out in the area, or learning more about the area's art and history. Marley Resort and Spa is found in the heart of Cable Beach.
The areas found closest to Marley Resort and Spa are listed below.
|Olde Town Sandyport||1.5||W|
|Old Fort Bay||6.4||WSW|
Marley Resort and Spa serves as a wonderful lodging option for active vacationers. There are plenty of activities to be found when starting at this accommodation. In fact, this particular region boasts plenty of places for travelers to explore, including The Caves, Ardastra Gardens, and Fort Charlotte. The closest of the three is The Caves.
In search of even more activities to keep you busy? Take a look at all the things to do near the property, which are named in the following table.
|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||3.0||E||3.1 mi. North of Nassau|
|Harrold & Wilson Ponds National Park||Park||3.7||SE||1.5 mi. West of Nassau|
|Lighthouse||3.5||E||2.2 mi. West of Paradise Island|
|National Art Galley of The Bahamas||Art Museum||3.7||E||Downtown Nassau|
|Pirates of Nassau||Museum||3.8||E||Downtown Nassau|
|Pompey Museum||Museum||--||--||Downtown Nassau|
|Balcony House Museum||Museum||3.9||E||Downtown Nassau|
|Gregory Arch||Historical Site||--||--||Downtown Nassau|
|Garden of Remembrance||Botanical Garden||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||--||--||Downtown Nassau|
|Fort Fincastle||Historical Site||4.2||E||Downtown Nassau|
|Bahamas Historical Society Museum||Museum||4.3||E||Downtown Nassau|
|Queen's Staircase||Historical Site||4.3||E||Downtown Nassau|
|Park||5.9||S||5.0 mi. South West of Nassau|
|Park||5.0||E||3.1 mi. North-Northeast of Nassau|
|Park||5.2||ESE||1.3 mi. Northeast of Nassau|
|Movie Theater||5.3||ESE||1.6 mi. Northeast of Nassau|
|The Dig Aquarium||Aquarium||5.2||E||0.4 mi. West-Northwest of Paradise Island|
|Park||5.3||E||0.4 mi. Northwest of Paradise Island|
|Historical Site||5.4||E||Potters Cay|
|The Retreat National Park||Botanical Garden||6.1||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|
|Park||7.4||ESE||3.3 mi. East of Nassau|
|Monument||9.5||SW||9.2 mi. South West of Cable Beach|
|Commonwealth Brewery||Brewery||--||--||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||--||--||10.0 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 looking for an enjoyable experience, The Caves is an option worth considering. 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.
Finding information about nearby hotel booking options is generally an easy way to get a better feel for the surrounding area. You will find lots of other properties to look at in the vicinity, as this section of New Providence offers travelers an exceptional variety of resort and hotel options. The table that follows shows the lodging possibilities available in the area.
|Blue Water Resort||0.1||S||0.3 mi. East of Cable Beach, New Providence|
|Westwind Club||0.1||SW||0.2 mi. East of Cable Beach, New Providence|
|Sandals Royal Bahamian Resort & Spa||0.3||WSW||0.0 mi. South-Southeast of Cable Beach, New Providence|
|Meliá Nassau Beach||0.4||SE||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||--||--||Baha Mar, New Providence|
|Grand Hyatt at Baha Mar||0.7||SE||Baha Mar, New Providence|
|Baha Mar Casino & Hotel||0.9||SE||Baha Mar, New Providence|
|Sandyport Beaches Resort||1.5||W||Olde Town Sandyport, New Providence|
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