What's Located Around The Island House

Nearby Beaches

It's been said that the best tourist attractions in all of the Bahamas are stretched along the coast. You should be able to enjoy close proximity to nearby beaches.

Every location along the coast has its own individual characteristics, which will undoubtedly affect which one you choose to visit. The choices in the following table are those found nearest to The Island House. Click on the following names to view a detailed discussion:

Beaches Near The Island House
Beach Distance Direction Location
Old Fort Marina Beach 1.2 NNE Old Fort Bay
Old Fort Bay 1.6 W Lyford Cay
Lyford Cay Beach 2.0 W Lyford Cay
South Ocean Beach 2.2 S 8.5 mi. South West of Cable Beach
Nirvana Beach 2.4 NNE 5.4 mi. West of Cable Beach
Love Beach 2.7 NE 4.8 mi. West of Cable Beach
Da Flat Adelaide Beach 2.9 SE 7.3 mi. South West of Cable Beach
Flipper Beach 2.9 WSW 10.0 mi. West-Southwest of Cable Beach
Gaulding Cay Beach 3.7 W 10.7 mi. West-Southwest of Cable Beach
Orange Hill Beach 4.1 NE 3.1 mi. West of Cable Beach
Coral Harbour Beach 4.7 SE 7.4 mi. South-Southwest of Cable Beach

Old Fort Marina Beach is closest to the hotel. Since this beach is located one and a quarter miles from the hotel, you really won't have to travel far to enjoy the sun and surf. Just across the street from Old Fort Marina is a beach of the same name. Often frequented by yachters after docking their boat, this is a cool, calm beach that everyone can enjoy.

If instead you're looking for a beach that offers more seclusion, South Ocean Beach could be just what the doctor ordered. Quiet and tranquil, this beach runs along the coast just west of quaint Adelaide Village. With Albany and Blue Shark golf courses nearby, South Ocean Beach is the perfect place to relax after a round of golf. You can find it located just a quick distance off.

Nearby Areas

Visiting areas that are close to your hotel can add a little something extra to your vacation, no matter if you'll just be browsing their markets, or simply experiencing some of the local culture while on your trip. The Island House is situated on the eastern edge of Lyford Cay, a neighborhood on New Providence.

The areas that are closest to The Island House are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Old Fort Bay 1.1 NE
Gambier 1.9 NNE
Clifton Bay 2.0 WSW
Adelaide Village 2.4 SSE
Olde Town Sandyport 5.9 ENE
Cable Beach 7.1 ENE
Baha Mar 7.6 ENE
Nassau 10.5 E
downtown Nassau 11.0 E

Nearby Attractions

Ardastra Gardens

Visitors who want to be in the middle of the action during their stay on New Providence will find that The Island House makes a great base for their tropical explorations. You will soon notice that this area has a lot of places for vacationers to explore, such as Harrold & Wilson Ponds National Park, Ardastra Gardens, and Fort Charlotte. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Harrold & Wilson Ponds National Park.

With quite a few attractions near this vacation spot, you don't have to limit yourself; more of the nearest attractions are named in the following table.

Attractions Near The Island House
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Harrold & Wilson Ponds National Park Park 9.0 E 1.5 mi. West of Nassau
Ardastra Gardens Zoo 9.9 ENE 3.2 mi. North-Northwest of Nassau
Fort Charlotte Historical Site 10.1 ENE 3.1 mi. North of Nassau
Bonefish Pond National Park Park 6.9 ESE 5.0 mi. South West of Nassau
National Art Galley of The Bahamas Art Museum 10.7 E Downtown Nassau
Rm Bailey Park Park 11.5 E 1.3 mi. Northeast of Nassau
Gregory Arch Historical Site 11.0 E Downtown Nassau
Galleria Cinemas Movie Theater 11.6 E 1.6 mi. Northeast of Nassau
Pirates of Nassau Museum 10.9 E Downtown Nassau
Balcony House Museum Museum 11.0 E Downtown Nassau
Pompey Museum Museum 11.0 E Downtown Nassau
Fort Fincastle Historical Site 11.2 E Downtown Nassau
Queen's Staircase Historical Site 11.3 E Downtown Nassau
Garden of Remembrance Botanical Garden 11.2 E Downtown Nassau
Rawson Square Park 11.2 E Downtown Nassau
Bahamas Historical Society Museum Museum 11.3 E Downtown Nassau
Paradise Island Lighthouse Lighthouse 10.7 ENE 2.2 mi. West of Paradise Island
Junkanoo Expo Museum 11.3 E Downtown Nassau
The Caves Historical Site 5.2 NE 2.0 mi. West of Cable Beach
Malcom's Park Park 12.1 E 3.1 mi. North-Northeast of Nassau
Potter's Cay Artillery Battery Historical Site 12.4 E Potters Cay
The Retreat National Park Botanical Garden 12.8 E 2.9 mi. Northeast of Nassau
The Dig Aquarium Aquarium 12.3 E 0.4 mi. West-Northwest of Paradise Island
Atlantis Lagoon Park 12.5 E 0.4 mi. Northwest of Paradise Island
Primeval Forest Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 2.9 ESE 5.5 mi. South West of Cable Beach
Fort Montagu Historical Site 13.2 E 3.6 mi. Northeast of Nassau
Versailles Garden Botanical Garden 13.1 E 0.4 mi. East of Paradise Island
Cloisters Historical Site 13.1 E 0.4 mi. East of Paradise Island
Freedom Park Park 13.8 E 3.3 mi. East of Nassau
US Navy Squadron 1 Monument Monument 2.5 SSW 9.2 mi. South West of Cable Beach
Commonwealth Brewery Brewery 2.5 SW 9.3 mi. South West of Cable Beach
Clifton Heritage Park Park 2.7 WSW 9.8 mi. West-Southwest of Cable Beach
Sacred Spaces: Women & Welcome Monument 2.9 SW 10.0 mi. West-Southwest of Cable Beach

If you're searching for a chance to see something a little different, Harrold & Wilson Ponds National Park might be just right for you. 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

Getting information about nearby hotel booking possibilities is oftentimes a great means of getting a better feel for the surrounding area. While there are only a few additional hotel and resort options right around The Island House, the quiet surroundings here are what make it a nice choice for visitors hoping to enjoy a peaceful retreat. Nonetheless, vacationers can still encounter additional accommodation options by traveling out a little bit farther. Have a look at the table below for full details on the hotel booking possibilities located close-by.

Accommodations near The Island House
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Compass Point 3.0 NE 4.5 mi. West of Cable Beach, New Providence
A Stones Throw Away 3.2 NE 4.1 mi. West of Cable Beach, New Providence
Orange Hill Beach Inn 4.2 NE 3.0 mi. West of Cable Beach, New Providence
Ocean West Boutique Hotel 4.9 ENE 2.2 mi. West-Southwest of Cable Beach, New Providence
Sandyport Beaches Resort 6.0 NE Olde Town Sandyport, New Providence
Netties Place at Casuarinas -- -- 0.3 mi. South West of Cable Beach, New Providence
Sandals Royal Bahamian Resort & Spa 7.1 ENE 0.0 mi. South-Southeast of Cable Beach, New Providence
Westwind Club 7.3 ENE 0.2 mi. East of Cable Beach, New Providence
Blue Water Resort 7.3 ENE 0.3 mi. East of Cable Beach, New Providence
Marley Resort and Spa 7.3 ENE 0.3 mi. East of Cable Beach, New Providence

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