What's Located Around Nassau Junkanoo Resort

Nearby Beaches

Western Esplanade Beach

It's been said that the best places of interest in this region are their beaches. Nassau Junkanoo Resort is in a great spot for those who want to experience The Bahamas' most interesting sights and cultural attractions. You will also have your pick of nearby beaches.

Each of the access points adorning the coast of New Providence are different; these characteristics could affect whether you'll have an active outing, or just a few hours of seclusion in the sun. Every one of the options near Nassau Junkanoo Resort (listed in the following table), has features worth noting. Click on the following names 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 nearest one is Western Esplanade Beach. Because this beach can be found about a hundred yards to the north of this resort, your party won't have to go far to enjoy the sun and surf. 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 on the lookout for a more secluded spot of sand, Junkanoo Beach could be just what the doctor ordered. 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 can be found just a quick distance off.

Nearby Areas

Visiting a town or community neighboring your resort can add to the enjoyment of your vacation, no matter if you're just exploring the area's hidden attractions, or sampling authentic cuisine with the locals. Nassau Junkanoo Resort can be found along the northern outskirts of Nassau, near downtown Nassau.

The following table contains a listing of areas near 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

Nassau Junkanoo Resort serves as a wonderful lodging option for active tourists. There are a great deal of active pursuits to be found when starting at this lodging. Yes, this destination has countless opportunities for exploration, like Rm Bailey Park, Galleria Cinemas, and Harrold & Wilson Ponds National Park.

These attractions are just a sample of what's available; find more 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 Gallery 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
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 on the lookout for a place where you can while away some free time, Galleria Cinemas could be a good option. 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

When choosing where to book your stay, it can often be smart to find out about nearby accommodation options in order to get a feel for the area. This section of New Providence is home to various additional hotels and resorts to choose from, giving you plenty to think about before coming to a conclusion. In order to find out more about the hotel booking options available nearby, consult the table below.

Accommodations near Junkanoo Resort
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
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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