What's Located Around Meliá Nassau Beach

Sometimes choosing a hotel located near a nice beach can add a special element to your holiday.

If you are a big beach fan, Meliá Nassau Beach is set in the perfect location for you. This site is located on the coast, so tourists can spend all day every day soaking up the sun if they want. Several guests every year enjoy this popular section of the Bahamas, setting up a happening beach scene; keep in mind, though, it can get packed with people during the high season.

Nearby Beaches

Cable Beach

Needless to say, since Meliá Nassau Beach is positioned directly on Cable Beach, laying out in the sun is a popular pastime 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 some variety, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click on the names below to view our detailed article:

Beaches Near Meliá Nassau Beach
Beach Distance Direction Location
Goodman Beach 1.1 E 1.8 mi. East of Cable Beach
Delaporte Beach 2.3 W 1.7 mi. West of Cable Beach
Junkanoo Beach 2.9 E 3.2 mi. North of Nassau
Western Esplanade Beach 3.2 E 3.2 mi. North of Nassau
Colonial Beach 3.5 E 1.9 mi. West of Paradise Island
Orange Hill Beach 3.7 W 3.1 mi. West of Cable Beach
Casuarina Beach 4.5 E 0.7 mi. West of Paradise Island
Paradise Beach 4.6 E 0.8 mi. West-Northwest of Paradise Island
Pirates Cove Beach 4.9 E 0.6 mi. Northwest of Paradise Island

Goodman Beach is closest to these accommodations. 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. Stay comfortable at here all day if you choose, since there are bathrooms available on-site.

If you're interested in a beach where you can have a private family outing away from the crowds, Junkanoo Beach is an alternative worth considering. 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. You can find it located three miles east of these accommodations.

Nearby Areas

Visiting the town or local neighborhood nearest to your hotel can add some depth to your vacation experience, whether you'll be exploring the area's exciting nightlife, or sampling some of the region's most amazing cuisine. Meliá Nassau Beach can be found near the heart of Cable Beach.

The areas that are closest to Meliá Nassau Beach are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Baha Mar 0.4 SSE
Olde Town Sandyport 1.8 W
downtown Nassau 3.7 E
Nassau 4.5 SE
Potters Cay 4.9 E
Paradise Island 5.3 E
Gambier 6.3 W
Old Fort Bay 6.6 WSW
Adelaide Village 7.6 SW

Nearby Attractions

The Caves

Tourists who are looking to try exciting activities during their trip to New Providence will quickly learn that Meliá Nassau Beach is a good spot to start all their adventures. You will soon notice that this section of Cable Beach has a lot of spots for vacationers to explore, such as The Caves, Ardastra Gardens, and Fort Charlotte, to name a few. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is The Caves.

With quite a few attractions near this vacation spot, you don't have to limit yourself; more of the nearest attractions are listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Meliá Nassau Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
The Caves Historical Site 2.6 W 2.0 mi. West of Cable Beach
Ardastra Gardens Zoo 2.4 E 3.2 mi. North-Northwest of Nassau
Fort Charlotte Historical Site 2.6 E 3.1 mi. North of Nassau
Harrold & Wilson Ponds National Park Park 3.3 SE 1.5 mi. West of Nassau
Paradise Island Lighthouse Lighthouse 3.2 E 2.2 mi. West of Paradise Island
National Art Galley of The Bahamas Art Museum 3.3 E Downtown Nassau
Pirates of Nassau Museum 3.5 E Downtown Nassau
Pompey Museum Museum 3.6 E Downtown Nassau
Balcony House Museum Museum 3.6 E Downtown Nassau
Gregory Arch Historical Site 3.6 E Downtown Nassau
Garden of Remembrance Botanical Garden 3.8 E Downtown Nassau
Rawson Square Park 3.8 E Downtown Nassau
Primeval Forest Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 5.8 SW 5.5 mi. South West of Cable Beach
Junkanoo Expo Museum 3.8 E Downtown Nassau
Fort Fincastle Historical Site 3.9 E Downtown Nassau
Bahamas Historical Society Museum Museum 3.9 E Downtown Nassau
Queen's Staircase Historical Site 3.9 E Downtown Nassau
Bonefish Pond National Park Park 5.6 S 5.0 mi. South West of Nassau
Malcom's Park Park 4.7 E 3.1 mi. North-Northeast of Nassau
Rm Bailey Park Park 4.8 ESE 1.3 mi. Northeast of Nassau
Galleria Cinemas Movie Theater 4.8 ESE 1.6 mi. Northeast of Nassau
The Dig Aquarium Aquarium 4.9 E 0.4 mi. West-Northwest of Paradise Island
Atlantis Lagoon Park 5.0 E 0.4 mi. Northwest of Paradise Island
Potter's Cay Artillery Battery Historical Site 5.1 E Potters Cay
The Retreat National Park Botanical Garden 5.7 E 2.9 mi. Northeast of Nassau
Versailles Garden Botanical Garden 5.7 E 0.4 mi. East of Paradise Island
Cloisters Historical Site 5.7 E 0.4 mi. East of Paradise Island
Fort Montagu Historical Site 5.9 E 3.6 mi. Northeast of Nassau
Freedom Park Park 7.0 E 3.3 mi. East of Nassau
US Navy Squadron 1 Monument Monument 9.6 SW 9.2 mi. South West of Cable Beach
Commonwealth Brewery Brewery 9.7 SW 9.3 mi. South West of Cable Beach
Clifton Heritage Park Park 10.3 WSW 9.8 mi. West-Southwest of Cable Beach
Sacred Spaces: Women & Welcome Monument 10.5 WSW 10.0 mi. West-Southwest of Cable Beach
Dolphin Encounter Dolphin Encounter Service 8.5 E 3.3 mi. East-Northeast of Paradise Island

If you're looking for a chance to see something a little different, The Caves might be the right choice for you. 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

Finding info about nearby accommodation options is oftentimes a good means of getting a better feel for the area. This section of New Providence offers travelers various other hotel and resort options to pick from, giving readers plenty to consider before reaching a verdict. In order to find more info about booking options available close-by, see the following table.

Accommodations near Meliá Nassau Beach
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
SLS at Baha Mar 0.3 SSE Baha Mar, New Providence
Grand Hyatt at Baha Mar 0.3 S Baha Mar, New Providence
Blue Water Resort 0.4 WNW 0.3 mi. East of Cable Beach, New Providence
Marley Resort and Spa 0.4 NW 0.3 mi. East of Cable Beach, New Providence
Westwind Club 0.4 WNW 0.2 mi. East of Cable Beach, New Providence
Sandals Royal Bahamian Resort & Spa 0.6 W 0.0 mi. South-Southeast of Cable Beach, New Providence
Netties Place at Casuarinas -- -- 0.3 mi. South West of Cable Beach, New Providence
Sandyport Beaches Resort 1.8 W Olde Town Sandyport, New Providence

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