What's Near British Colonial Hilton

Often, landing a hotel near the right beach will ensure that you can take full advantage of the beautiful sand and water here.

Many guests are excited to learn that British Colonial Hilton is situated right on the water and sand, so you won't have to go far to enjoy what makes the region so popular. This beach is a well-visited attraction, the perfect choice for tourists who prefer to be one amongst a crowd.

Nearby Beaches

Western Esplanade Beach

Needless to say, since British Colonial Hilton is located right on Western Esplanade Beach, sun bathing is a popular pastime at this property. A tremendously popular beach mainly due to its close proximity to and easy access from Nassau's busy downtown, this has become a favorite stop for many spring breakers. With snack bars and restaurants close by, and reggae music booming from the speakers, this can be a fun place to hang out for a few hours, particularly if you're already in the area. For vacationers who want some variety, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click the names below to read our detailed article:

Beaches Near British Colonial Hilton
Beach Distance Direction Location
Junkanoo Beach 0.5 W 3.2 mi. North of Nassau
Goodman Beach 2.3 W 1.8 mi. East of Cable Beach
Montagu Bay Beach 2.5 E 3.5 mi. Northeast of Nassau
Cable Beach 4.2 W 0.2 mi. West of Cable Beach

The closest option is Junkanoo Beach. 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.

Travelers can also have a good time at Cable Beach where there will be plenty to keep you busy. 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. This one is located four miles west of the property.

Nearby Areas

Visitors who are interested to know about what's nearby might want to find out how far—or near—the closest city or town is from the property. British Colonial Hilton is found near the center of downtown Nassau,

The areas found closest to British Colonial Hilton are listed below.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Potters Cay 1.5 E
Paradise Island 1.9 E
Nassau 3.1 S
Baha Mar 3.2 W
Cable Beach 4.0 W
Olde Town Sandyport 5.2 W
Gambier 9.7 W
Old Fort Bay 9.9 W
Adelaide Village 10.6 WSW

Nearby Attractions

Queen's Staircase

Vacationers seeking thrilling outdoor activities while vacationing on New Providence will find that British Colonial Hilton is in a fascinating area with a number of sights. As a matter of fact, Nassau has ample spots for vacationers to explore, such as Rm Bailey Park, Galleria Cinemas, and Harrold & Wilson Ponds National Park.

These attractions are just a sample of what's available; find more shown in the table below.

Attractions Near British Colonial Hilton
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Rm Bailey Park Park 2.3 SSE 1.3 mi. Northeast of Nassau
Galleria Cinemas Movie Theater 2.2 SE 1.6 mi. Northeast of Nassau
Harrold & Wilson Ponds National Park Park 3.1 SSW 1.5 mi. West of Nassau
Queen's Staircase Historical Site 0.6 SE Downtown Nassau
Fort Fincastle Historical Site 0.6 SE Downtown Nassau
National Art Gallery of The Bahamas Art Museum 0.2 S Downtown Nassau
Gregory Arch Historical Site 0.3 SE Downtown Nassau
Balcony House Museum Museum 0.2 ESE Downtown Nassau
Garden of Remembrance Botanical Garden 0.4 E Downtown Nassau
Bahamas Historical Society Museum Museum 0.6 E Downtown Nassau
Pirates of Nassau Museum 0.1 ESE Downtown Nassau
Pompey Museum Museum 0.2 E Downtown Nassau
Rawson Square Park 0.4 E Downtown Nassau
Fort Charlotte Historical Site 0.8 W 3.1 mi. North of Nassau
Junkanoo Expo Museum 0.4 E Downtown Nassau
Ardastra Gardens Zoo 1.0 W 3.2 mi. North-Northwest of Nassau
Malcom's Park Park 1.3 E 3.1 mi. North-Northeast of Nassau
The Retreat National Park Botanical Garden 2.5 ESE 2.9 mi. Northeast of Nassau
Fort Montagu Historical Site 2.5 E 3.6 mi. Northeast of Nassau
Freedom Park Park 4.1 SE 3.3 mi. East of Nassau
Bonefish Pond National Park Park 7.1 SW 5.0 mi. South West of Nassau
The Caves Historical Site 6.0 W 2.0 mi. West of Cable Beach
Primeval Forest Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 8.7 WSW 5.5 mi. South West of Cable Beach
US Navy Squadron 1 Monument Monument 12.7 WSW 9.2 mi. South West of Cable Beach
Clifton Heritage Park Park 13.5 WSW 9.8 mi. West-Southwest of Cable Beach
Sacred Spaces: Women & Welcome Monument 13.7 WSW 10.0 mi. West-Southwest of Cable Beach

If you're on the lookout for a place where you can while away some free time, Galleria Cinemas might be what the doctor ordered. Galleria Cinemas is one of the best known movie theaters in the Bahamas. Here you can catch recent movie releases on the days you need a rest or if it is raining.

Nearby Accommodations

Getting details about nearby lodging possibilities is oftentimes a good way to get a better feel for the area as whole. This section of New Providence plays host to quite a few additional hotel and resort options to pick from, giving readers lots to think about prior to making a decision. Take a look at the table below for a complete list of hotel booking options located close-by.

Accommodations near British Colonial Hilton
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Towne Hotel 0.1 SE Downtown Nassau, New Providence
Graycliff Hotel And Restaurant 0.2 S Downtown Nassau, New Providence
Nassau Junkanoo Resort 0.2 W 3.1 mi. North of Nassau, New Providence
Red Carpet Inn Nassau 2.2 E 3.4 mi. Northeast of Nassau, New Providence
Orchard Garden Hotel 2.4 ESE 3.1 mi. Northeast of Nassau, New Providence
The Corner Hotel 4.4 SSW 2.2 mi. West-Southwest of Nassau, New Providence
 

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