What's Located Around Nassau Junkanoo Resort

Nearby Beaches

Western Esplanade Beach

Travelers visiting this section of New Providence typically take time to walk one of the area's lovely beaches. Nassau Junkanoo Resort is located in a fun and convenient part of town, which is ideal for those looking to enjoy The Bahamas' bustling culture and city life; but, visitors should also know that the site is not located right on the coast. You will also have your pick of nearby beaches.

All of the coastal areas in the Bahamas have different features that have the potential to affect your visit. The following table displays the options located near Nassau Junkanoo Resort. Clicking on each link below allows you to learn more:

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

The most convenient option is Western Esplanade Beach. Keep in mind that this beach is found about a hundred yards to the north of this property, so you'll never be far from the sea—an endless sparkling backdrop to your vacation. 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 interested in plenty of sand, surf and seclusion, Junkanoo Beach might be a good choice. 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. It's situated a quarter mile west of the resort.

Nearby Areas

Stopping over at a town or community close to your resort can add to the enjoyment of your vacation, no matter if you're just experiencing a night out in the area, or learning more about the area's art and history. Nassau Junkanoo Resort is located in the northern outskirts of Nassau, in the vicinity of downtown Nassau.

The areas found closest to Nassau Junkanoo Resort are listed below.

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

Nassau Junkanoo Resort serves as an excellent place to stay for active travelers. There are more than a few fun activities to be enjoyed when exploring near this accommodation. 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. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Rm Bailey Park.

These are just a few of your many options, more of which are named in the following table.

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 might be a good choice. 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 often worthwhile to learn about nearby accommodation options in order to better understand the area. This part of New Providence is home to quite a few other hotels and resorts to choose from, which will give readers lots to mull over prior to reaching a conclusion. Learn what you need to know about all of the area's booking possibilities by reviewing the table below.

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 2.7 E 3.1 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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