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 a good place for guests hoping to go out after dinner. Vesper is one such after-hours destination, but there are plenty of other options if you choose to venture out.

Located on the eastern edge of Lyford Cay, The Island House welcomes visitors who are interested in basing their vacation 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 total rooms. Guests who are trying to avoid big, commercial resorts will be delighted by the simple ambiance at this property. Upon reviewing its overall quality, we've rated this hotel a rating of 4 stars.

Below, you can see a list of in-room amenities found at The Island House.

  • Private Bath
  • Cable/Satellite TV

If you are looking for a particular amenity, contact the front desk to verify availability.

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, take a look at the list below:

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

If you want to be certain the hotel has exactly what you expect, it's a good idea to double check with the property since the specifics tend to change. Visit this page to see a comprehensive article 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.

In addition to the on-location dining options, guests looking for more culinary diversity might also want to consider some of the other local restaurant selections. Vacationers who stay at The Island House will encounter a few solid places to eat within reach of these accommodations. It's helpful to know the area's restaurant options, despite the fact that The Island House offers some dining of its own, including Mahogany House. For more information about your dining options near this property, click here.

Guest Services

Guests will find an ample number of business amenities, making The Island House a good choice for travelers who will be bringing work along with them.

  • Meeting rooms
  • Audio Visual Equipment
  • Projector


You will find numerous attractions located near The Island House. Some of the closest are Harrold & Wilson Ponds National Park and Ardastra Gardens. If you and your family are like most travelers who come to enjoy The Bahamas' coast, your vacation would be incomplete without a few hours at the beach. Old Fort Marina Beach, one of the nearest, is located one and a quarter miles from the hotel. To see more about what's located near The Island House, click here.

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Contact Info

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

Phone: (242) 698-6300



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