Things to See and Do While Staying at British Colonial Hilton

Though guests probably won't find many recreational possibilities on-location at British Colonial Hilton, that doesn't mean you won't encounter a variety of other intriguing things to see and do when you visit New Providence in the Bahamas.

British Colonial Hilton has one swimming pool, so during your spare time you won't need to go far to break from your group, or hang poolside with everyone. Plus this property is proudly located on the water, so there's plenty of fun ways to soak in the sun throughout your time here. There is also a whirlpool at this vacation destination, an amenity appreciated by exhausted travelers and couples alike.


Although British Colonial Hilton doesn't have a golf course on the property, the on-site staff may be able to assist you in scheduling a tee time nearby. Nearby courses include Blue Shark Golf Course, Albany Golf Course, and Royal Blue. All of them are within 12 miles and the most proximate of the group, Royal Blue, is conveniently within taxi range, so call the local taxi service and get a ride there for a great golfing experience. It has a total of 18 holes. The course is a par 72. If you'd like more information or want to inquire about the possibility of reserving a tee time, you can reach the course at (242) 677-9000.

Family Activities

British Colonial Hilton welcomes families, although you likely won't be impressed by an extra large selection of activities specifically intended for the younger set. If it is important that you find somewhere to lodge at with specific perks that are of particular interest to kids, take a look at .

Parents who need to handle business or simply want some time alone can take advantage of the babysitting service.

Most parents know the value of some time spent sans their kids. Here, they allow parents a chance to spend some time alone, since they have babysitting services.

Entertainment and Nightlife

Spend your days in the sun and your nights being dazzled by live performances on stage; it's an easy option since British Colonial Hilton offers live entertainment. Guests can usually catch live entertainment 3 to 4 days per week. Needless to say, the frequency may vary seasonally. If you'd like to find out more about the entertainment schedule, you can reach the hotel at (242) 323-3301.

Another nice thing about this spot is their many different bars, so guests can visit a different setting every night without leaving the property.

Other accommodations in the area provide you with a few more places to spend the evening, such as listed in the chart below:

Accommodations near the British Colonial Hilton with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Towne Hotel Downtown Nassau 2 --
Graycliff Hotel And Restaurant Downtown Nassau -- --
Nassau Junkanoo Resort 0.5 mi. West of Downtown Nassau -- --
Nassau Palm Hotel 0.6 mi. West of Downtown Nassau 1 --
Red Carpet Inn Nassau 1.9 mi. East of Downtown Nassau -- --
Orchard Garden Hotel 3.1 mi. Northeast of Central Nassau 1 --


Not all sites in the Bahamas have a spa on the premises, but British Colonial Hilton is one of the limited number of properties that can provide its visitors a calm setting where they can release stress and reflect on the area's beauty. The list below has some of the spa services that are available:

  • Facials
  • Massages
  • Sauna
  • Spa Facility
  • Whirlpool


Besides what's available on the property, those who like exploring will find no shortage of exciting recreational opportunities on New Providence. Whether you'd rather hang out at the beach or play a round or two on the golf course, you can encounter plenty of other chances for recreation close-by. Check out these pages to read more concerning sightseeing, shopping, diving, fishing, riding a bicycle or scooter, snorkeling, and other activities you might enjoy.


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