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

With so many attractions and vendors vying for your attention, choices throughout New Providence in the Bahamas can be overwhelming. The Sandals Royal Bahamian Resort & Spa will make sure you take full advantage of their picturesque beachside location. This property offers travelers an impressive selection of recreational possibilities, meaning you will have lots of exciting activities to choose from throughout your trip.

With 4 swimming pools to choose from at Sandals Royal Bahamian Resort & Spa, you shouldn't have any trouble grabbing the perfect poolside spot. A big plus for many vacationers is that this accommodation is also built adjacent to the ocean, meaning that there are plenty of options when it comes time to play in the water throughout your stay. If you're not fond of swimming, the site's whirlpool provides a different way to enjoy the water.


Tennis enthusiasts should consider staying at this location, because its on-site tennis facilites can be a convenient and healthy family activity. There are 2 tennis courts on-site. Of course, players don't have to stop when the sun goes down; courts here are equipped with lighting.

If you're interested in more accommodation options that offer tennis, you can compare Sandals Royal Bahamian Resort & Spa to other popular accommodations that offer this activity, including Meliá Nassau Beach.


Although there isn't a golf course at Sandals Royal Bahamian Resort & Spa, you may be able to arrange a tee time during your stay. Golf courses in this area are Paradise Island Golf Course, Albany Golf Course, and Royal Blue. The lot of them are within seven and a half miles and the most proximate of the group, Royal Blue, is just a short hike off from the property, so it won't be trouble to make going over for some rounds on the links. The course has 18 holes. The course is a par 72. For those who would like to find out more information, the course can be contacted at (242) 677-9000.


During a visit to New Providence is the ideal time to enjoy a new recreational experience. There are multiple options available at the resort, so you can be sure to find an aquatic activity to enjoy, even if it's your first time. The following list shows the watersports available at Sandals Royal Bahamian Resort & Spa:

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

Family Activities

Sandals Royal Bahamian Resort & Spa welcomes families, despite the fact that you likely will not be overwhelmed with a good deal of amenities or activities planned for the kids in your family. If you're looking for somewhere to stay with specific perks that that appeal to kids, you might want to consider .

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

Entertainment and Nightlife

After a long day of tours and travel, find your way back to your accommodation and settle in for an entertaining evening; it's an easy option since live entertainment is offered on-site at Sandals Royal Bahamian Resort & Spa. You can generally expect to find live entertainment 7 days per week. Needless to say, the frequency may vary seasonally. If you'd like to learn more details, call the front desk at (242) 327-6400.

Also on-site are several bars, where bartenders will be serving up island favorites before the show.

Nearby accommodations offering a broader (though not necessarily highly rated) range of nightlife options are listed in the following table:

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 --
Netties Place at Casuarinas Central Cable Beach 1 --
Marley Resort and Spa 0.3 mi. East of Central Cable Beach 1 check
Blue Water Resort 0.3 mi. East of Central Cable Beach 1 --
Meliá Nassau Beach 0.7 mi. East-Southeast of Central Cable Beach 3 check
SLS LUX at Baha Mar Baha Mar, 0.8 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach 3 --
Wyndham Nassau & Crystal Palace Casino 0.8 mi. East-Southeast of Central Cable Beach 3 check
Grand Hyatt at Baha Mar Baha Mar, 0.9 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach 3 --
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 Beaches Resort Olde Town Sandyport, 1.2 mi. West of Central Cable Beach -- check

If you're not satisfied with the nighttime activities here, you can visit the nearest casino, Crystal Palace Casino. You will find Crystal Palace Casino only a small interval away from this accommodation.


Vacationers will be able to relax as much as they want, since this destination features its own spa. This list shows some of the spa services that are available:

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

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


The beauty salon at Sandals Royal Bahamian Resort & Spa offers a convenient way to prep your hair and makeup for a romantic dinner or special occasion.

Even though you'll find plenty to do on-site, travelers who want to do some exploring will certainly appreciate the many exciting things to do on New Providence. Whether you would rather relax on a sunny beach or enjoy a couple of rounds on the golf course, you can encounter plenty of other opportunities for recreation close-by. Click these articles to learn more about riding a bike or moped, shopping, diving, sightseeing, snorkeling, fishing, and other activities.


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