The gorgeous beaches on New Providence are touted as the most enticing outdoor sights that the islands have to offer. Visitors love that British Colonial Hilton is directly on the waterfront, so you won't have to go far to have an amazing view of the water. The beach on-site is an active site, so it is perfect for beach-goers who like to be one amongst a crowd.
Obviously, since British Colonial Hilton is located right on Western Esplanade Beach, sun bathing is popular with guests staying here. 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 guests who are eager for some variety, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Clicking on each link below allows you to read our detailed article:
|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.
Vacationers may also stop in at Cable Beach where there are plenty of opportunities for activities and being social. 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. You'll find this one a short taxi ride away.
Visiting a town or community neighboring your hotel can be a nice day trip that brings variety to your trip, no matter if you're just experiencing a night out in the area, or finding an incredible local restaurant. British Colonial Hilton can be found near the center of downtown Nassau,
The areas found closest to British Colonial Hilton are listed below.
|Olde Town Sandyport||5.2||W|
|Old Fort Bay||9.9||W|
Tourists in search of plenty of activities while vacationing on New Providence will quickly learn that British Colonial Hilton is in a lovely location that's both active and serene. Yes, this particular region boasts plenty of places for travelers to explore, like Harrold & Wilson Ponds National Park. The nearest attraction of the three is ., , and
These attractions are just a sample of what's in the area; find more listed in the table below.
|Park||2.3||SSE||1.3 mi. Northeast of Nassau|
|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 Galley 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|
|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|
|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|
|Park||4.1||SE||3.3 mi. East of Nassau|
|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|
|Monument||12.7||WSW||9.2 mi. South West of Cable Beach|
|Commonwealth Brewery||Brewery||12.8||WSW||9.3 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 searching for a place where you can while away some free time, Harrold & Wilson Ponds National Park could be a good option. This National Park is the perfect spot for bird lovers vacationing on the Bahamas. Not only does the site feature a glorious abundance of bird life, but it also provides some outstanding educational offerings.
When deciding where to stay, it is sometimes a good idea to learn more about nearby accommodation options in order to better understand the area. This part of New Providence houses quite a few additional hotels and resorts to choose from, which will give readers lots to consider prior to making a decision. Find out about all the surrounding area's lodging possibilities by checking the table below.
|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|
|Nassau Palm Hotel||0.3||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||2.3||ESE||2.8 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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