Things to See and Do While Staying at Sandals Royal Bahamian Resort & Spa

New Providence in the Bahamas provides no shortage of intriguing outdoor options, particularly if you're staying at a beachfront property like this one. Sandals Royal Bahamian Resort & Spa is perfect for guests who want to see it all and participate in new activities.

This property has 4 swimming pools, so you don't have to worry about encountering overly crowded pool areas, or about rambunctious pool-goers, since this accommodation has an adults-only policy. One of the bonuses is that this accommodation is situated next to the beach, so there will be a few different ways to play in the water when you stay here. Another relaxing feature at this property is its whirlpool.

You won't have to abandon your fitness routine while vacationing at Sandals Royal Bahamian Resort & Spa; a fitness facility is available on the grounds.


Anyone who likes tennis will be especially pleased when staying at this location, since the tennis facilities — located on-site — offer a challenge, as well as a convenient outdoor activity. You will find 2 tennis courts on the property. An evening match on their lighted courts would be a nice alternative to hot daytime play.

To see more choices like this, you can take a look at other hotels in the area that also have courts, including Meliá Nassau Beach.


Though Sandals Royal Bahamian Resort & Spa does not have a golf course, you could try to arrange a tee time nearby. Golf courses nearby are Albany Golf Course, Ocean Club Golf Course, and Royal Blue. Each is within seven and a half miles and the most nearby of the bunch, Royal Blue, is just a small trip off from the lodging, so it won't be hard to plan heading over for some rounds on the links. The course has 18 holes. It has been rated as a par 72. If you're considering reserving a tee time, contact the course at (242) 788-4653.


During a visit to New Providence is the ideal time to enjoy a new recreational experience. There are several options available, so you can be sure to find a watersport to enjoy, even if you've never done it before. Check out the following list, which names the watersports offered at Sandals Royal Bahamian Resort & Spa:

  • Boating
  • Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Watercraft
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind Surfing

Family Activities

You may want to reconsider your accommodations if you are traveling with kids, as Sandals Royal Bahamian Resort & Spa is an adults-only accommodation. If you're planning a romantic retreat, however, this could be the perfect location.

This resort is couples-only, so no children are allowed.

Entertainment and Nightlife

When you get back to your room, exhausted by a day of exploring, nothing's better than letting the nightlife come to you; seeing a show is an easy option since Sandals Royal Bahamian Resort & Spa offers live entertainment. Entertainment is typically scheduled 7 days per week. Needless to say, the schedule may vary. If you'd like to obtain additional details, call the resort at (242) 327-6400.

Also on-site are several bars, so guests can choose from among their favorite settings and types of cocktails.

Variety is the spice of life. There are a few accommodations nearby that offer a small amount of nightlife options for you to choose from when you have experienced all that your own property has to share. These include the options listed in the following chart:

Accommodations near the Sandals Royal Bahamian Resort & Spa with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Westwind Club 0.2 mi. East of Central Cable Beach 1 --
Marley Resort and Spa 0.3 mi. East of Central Cable Beach 1 check
Westwind II by Evrentals 0.6 mi. East of Central Cable Beach -- --
Meliá Nassau Beach 0.7 mi. East-Southeast of Central Cable Beach 3 check
Netties Place at Casuarinas Central Cable Beach 1 --
SLS at Baha Mar Baha Mar, 0.8 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach 3 --
Grand Hyatt at Baha Mar Baha Mar, 0.9 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach 9 --
Baha Mar Casino & Hotel Baha Mar, 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach 4 check
Rosewood at Baha Mar Baha Mar, 1.1 mi. East-Southeast of Central Cable Beach 2 --
Sandyport Beach Resort Olde Town Sandyport, 1.2 mi. West of Central Cable Beach 1 --

If lady luck is calling your name, one of the closest casinos is at Baha Mar Casino. This one's just a mile southeast from Sandals Royal Bahamian Resort & Spa.


Guests will really love relaxing here, considering this destination features an on-property spa. The following list has some of the available services:

  • Facials
  • Massages
  • Sauna
  • Spa Facility
  • Steam Room
  • Whirlpool

The Red Lane Spa blends traditional European spa treatments with soothing island botanicals.


The beauty salon on the property offers both a relaxing and convenient way to prep your hair and makeup for a special night with your significant other.

Though there is plenty of fun activities on-site, guests who like to explore will find no shortage of exciting things to see and do on New Providence. Whether you would rather hang out on the beach or enjoy a few rounds of golf, you will find lots of other chances for recreation in your immediate surroundings. Click on these pages to learn more about riding a bike or scooter, scuba diving, sightseeing, fishing, shopping, snorkeling, and other activities you might enjoy.


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