What's Near Nassau Junkanoo Resort

Nearby Beaches

Western Esplanade Beach

People visiting this part of New Providence usually stroll one of the region's amazing beaches. Nassau Junkanoo Resort has an ideal location for those who want to experience the thriving culture of the Bahamas. Nearby beaches also make this area particularly desirable.

Each of the access points on New Providence are different; the specific amenities and qualities of each one could mean the difference between an uneventful visit and a lively day in the sun. All of the nearby shorelines in the following table have something unique to offer. Clicking on each link below allows you to view our detailed article:

Beaches Near Junkanoo Resort
Beach Distance Direction Location
Western Esplanade Beach 0.1 N 3.2 mi. North of Nassau
Junkanoo Beach 0.3 W 3.2 mi. North of Nassau
Goodman Beach 2.1 W 1.8 mi. East of Cable Beach
Montagu Bay Beach 2.7 E 3.5 mi. Northeast of Nassau
Cable Beach 3.9 W 0.2 mi. West of Cable Beach

Western Esplanade Beach is probably the most convenient option to visit near these accommodations. Since this beach is a moderate traveling distance away, your group won't have to go far to enjoy it. 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.

If you're looking for a more secluded spot of sand, Junkanoo Beach is an alternative worth considering. 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. You can find it a quarter mile west of these accommodations.

Nearby Areas

Guests who are hesitant to book their accommodations before learning about the area's important features might want to find out how far—or near—the closest neighboring town or city is from their location. Nassau Junkanoo Resort is situated in the northern outskirts of Nassau, close to downtown Nassau.

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Nassau Junkanoo Resort.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
downtown Nassau 0.5 E
Potters Cay 1.8 E
Paradise Island 2.1 E
Baha Mar 3.0 W
Cable Beach 3.8 W
Olde Town Sandyport 4.9 W
Gambier 9.5 W
Old Fort Bay 9.7 W
Adelaide Village 10.4 SW

Nearby Attractions

Queen's Staircase

Vacationers in search of plenty of activities while visiting New Providence will find that Nassau Junkanoo Resort makes an excellent place to start your daily adventures. Yes, this particular region boasts plenty of places for travelers to explore, such as Rm Bailey Park, Galleria Cinemas, and Harrold & Wilson Ponds National Park, to name a few. The closest of the three is Rm Bailey Park.

Proving that this site has a great location, there are many more attractions nearby, like those shown in the table below.

Attractions Near Junkanoo Resort
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Rm Bailey Park Park 2.5 SE 1.3 mi. Northeast of Nassau
Galleria Cinemas Movie Theater 2.3 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 0.9 ESE Downtown Nassau
Fort Fincastle Historical Site 0.8 ESE Downtown Nassau
National Art Galley of The Bahamas Art Museum 0.3 SE Downtown Nassau
Gregory Arch Historical Site 0.5 ESE Downtown Nassau
Balcony House Museum Museum 0.4 E Downtown Nassau
Garden of Remembrance Botanical Garden 0.6 E Downtown Nassau
Bahamas Historical Society Museum Museum 0.8 E Downtown Nassau
Pirates of Nassau Museum 0.4 E Downtown Nassau
Pompey Museum Museum 0.4 E Downtown Nassau
Rawson Square Park 0.6 E Downtown Nassau
Fort Charlotte Historical Site 0.5 W 3.1 mi. North of Nassau
Junkanoo Expo Museum 0.7 E Downtown Nassau
Ardastra Gardens Zoo 0.8 W 3.2 mi. North-Northwest of Nassau
Malcom's Park Park 1.6 E 3.1 mi. North-Northeast of Nassau
The Retreat National Park Botanical Garden 2.7 ESE 2.9 mi. Northeast of Nassau
Fort Montagu Historical Site 2.8 E 3.6 mi. Northeast of Nassau
Freedom Park Park 4.3 SE 3.3 mi. East of Nassau
Bonefish Pond National Park Park 7.0 SW 5.0 mi. South West of Nassau
The Caves Historical Site 5.8 W 2.0 mi. West of Cable Beach
Primeval Forest Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 8.5 WSW 5.5 mi. South West of Cable Beach
US Navy Squadron 1 Monument Monument 12.5 WSW 9.2 mi. South West of Cable Beach
Commonwealth Brewery Brewery 12.6 WSW 9.3 mi. South West of Cable Beach
Clifton Heritage Park Park 13.3 WSW 9.8 mi. West-Southwest of Cable Beach
Sacred Spaces: Women & Welcome Monument 13.5 WSW 10.0 mi. West-Southwest of Cable Beach

If you're looking for an enjoyable experience, Harrold & Wilson Ponds National Park is an alternative worth considering. 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 you're deciding where to book your stay, it can sometimes be a good idea to learn about nearby lodging possibilities in order to get a feel for the area. This section of New Providence offers vacationers several other hotels and resorts to choose from, giving readers lots to consider before coming to a conclusion. Have a look at the table below for a complete listing of hotel booking options found in the surrounding area.

Accommodations near Junkanoo Resort
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Nassau Palm Hotel 0.0 WSW 3.1 mi. North of Nassau, New Providence
British Colonial Hilton 0.2 E Downtown Nassau, New Providence
Graycliff Hotel And Restaurant 0.3 SE Downtown Nassau, New Providence
Towne Hotel 0.4 E Downtown Nassau, New Providence
Red Carpet Inn Nassau 2.4 E 3.4 mi. Northeast of Nassau, New Providence
Orchard Garden Hotel 2.6 ESE 2.8 mi. Northeast of Nassau, New Providence
The Corner Hotel 4.3 SSW 2.2 mi. West-Southwest of Nassau, New Providence

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