Things to See and Do While Staying at The Island House

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New Providence in the Bahamas offers visitors no shortage of intriguing sites to explore, and is especially appealing to sprightly vacationers. The Island House is an excellent vacation destination for visitors who crave entertainment and to try their hand at new activities.

There is one pool at The Island House. Swimming might not be at the top of your to-do list, but it still offers a refreshing way to spend your downtime at the hotel. Many tourists prefer to spend their days at the closest shore even when a pool may be available. One of the closest beaches to the property is Old Fort Marina Beach, which is one and a quarter miles away.

For those who don't like breaking from their fitness routines, this property makes it easy to stay on track; the on-site exercise facility is bound to have all the space and equipment you need.


Even though The Island House doesn't feature a golf course, the on-site staff may be able to assist you in scheduling a tee time nearby. The area's golf courses are Albany Golf Course, Blue Shark Golf Course, and Royal Blue. All of them are within seven and a half miles and the most proximate of the group, Albany Golf Course, is only a small hike off from the property, so it won't be trouble to plan on going over for a few rounds of golf. It has a total of 18 holes. This 7379 yard course has been rated a par 72. If you're considering reserving a tee time, you can reach the course at (242) 676-6023.

Family Activities

Activities and Recreation at The Island House

Although travelers can bring their kids to The Island House, there aren't many amenities that are specifically intended for use by families. To look instead at some places with more amenities of this sort, take a look at these properties recommended for families.

Entertainment and Nightlife

Many of the guests here get to see a live show during their stay, proving that staying inside for the night can be as thrilling as a night on the town.

Another option for when you and your party are game for nighttime opportunities is to look into one of the other resorts in the neighborhood. The choices for nightlife in the neighborhood is minimal, featuring just Compass Point and Ocean West Boutique Hotel, the first of which is found conveniently reached by cab from The Island House.


Not all sites in the Bahamas have a spa on the premises, but The Island House is one of the pleasant properties that is able to entice visitors with a convenient, calming way to relax under the care of talented professionals. This list shows some of the services that are available:

  • Facials
  • Manicures
  • Massages
  • Pedicures
  • Spa Facility

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.


Beyond the activities found on-site, visitors looking to explore won't find a shortage of interesting outdoor attractions on New Providence. Regardless of whether you would rather spend time on the beach or enjoy a few rounds of golf, you will find plenty of other chances for recreation in your immediate surroundings. Investigate these pages for information about riding a bike or scooter, scuba diving, fishing, shopping, snorkeling, and other activities you might enjoy.


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