What's Near British Colonial Hilton

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.

Nearby Beaches

Western Esplanade Beach

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:

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.

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.

Nearby Areas

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.

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

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 Rm Bailey Park, Galleria Cinemas, and Harrold & Wilson Ponds National Park. The nearest attraction of the three is Rm Bailey Park.

These attractions are just a sample of what's in the area; find more listed 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 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
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
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.

Nearby Accommodations

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.

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
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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