The Island House

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The Island House

Having opened in April 2015, The Island House is a boutique hotel that entered the market as one of Nassau's finest independent properties. The Island House offers an experience that merges the understated elegance of island life with contemporary luxury. This hotel embodies the local spirit of the island with unique programming that you won't find at more mainstream resorts.

The Island House can also be the perfect option for guests hoping for some after-dinner fun. Vesper is one such after-hours destination, though there are plenty of other options as well.

Positioned on the eastern part of Lyford Cay, The Island House offers a warm welcome to vacationers wanting to stay in this neighborhood.


The Island House

Guestrooms feature a rain shower and a private outdoor terrace. There are two poolside cottages that can be divided into suites and junior suites with a 580 square foot porch, an alfresco shower and a hanging day bed. There is also six spacious two and three bedroom apartments that have views of the ocean. All accommodations feature the Bamford Body Collection and have an Apple TV.

The Island House has 38 units, making it a moderately small property. Travelers who prefer a quiet setting over distracting details will like the intimate feeling of these accommodations. Considering its overall quality, we have rated this hotel a rating of 4 stars.

Below, you can see this location's in-room amenities.

  • Private Bath
  • Cable/Satellite TV

Check with the property to request or confirm all types of amenities, if it's particularly important to you.

Activities and Amenities

Activities and Recreation at The Island House

Guests can relax and enjoy holistic treatments that harness the rejuvenating power of nature through high quality botanical products and individually crafted treatments at Bamford Spa.

Their 48 seat cinema captivates local culture buffs and guests alike. They show both art house films and blockbuster movies on their 24 foot screen with the state of the art sound system. This versatile space also hosts seminars, live music and speaking events.

For this location's general amenities, check the list below:

  • Exercise Equipment
  • Live Entertainment
  • Yoga
  • Wi Fi Internet Access

However, it's best to check with the front desk if you have your heart set on a particular activity. Visit this page to see a comprehensive discussion about the specific activities that The Island House offers.


Dining at The Island House

Southeast Asian cuisine is available for brunch and dinner most days at Shima. A Mediterranean menu satisfies your cravings for lunch and dinner at Mahogany House and coffee, breakfast, lunch, pastries and alcohol are available at The Coffee Bar.

Besides dining options on-site, visitors looking for extra culinary variety should also take into account the area's other local restaurant selections. Guests here will discover a limited but good selection of restaurants within traveling distance. It might save you time to learn about the nearby restaurants, even though The Island House has dining of its own, including Mahogany House. Click here for a more detailed discussion about food in this area.

Guest Services

The property has a handy set of business amenities, ideal for professionals who are traveling to this region on business.

  • Meeting rooms
  • Audio Visual Equipment
  • Projector


Guests will find many interesting sites and attractions located near The Island House. On your itinerary, make room for nearby attractions like Harrold & Wilson Ponds National Park and Ardastra Gardens. If you're like many travelers who come to enjoy The Bahamas' coast, your itinerary would be incomplete without ample basking at the beach. Fortunately, Old Fort Marina Beach is located one and a quarter miles to the north-northeast of this hotel. For more details about what else is in the vicinity of the property, click here.

For additional information about what's located near The Island House, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Mahogany Hill Western Road, Lyford Cay, New Providence

Phone: (242) 698-6300



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