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:
|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.
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:
|Old Fort Bay||1.1||NE|
|Olde Town Sandyport||5.9||ENE|
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.
|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|
|Park||6.9||ESE||5.0 mi. South West of Nassau|
|National Art Galley of The Bahamas||Art Museum||10.7||E||Downtown Nassau|
|Park||11.5||E||1.3 mi. Northeast of Nassau|
|Gregory Arch||Historical Site||11.0||E||Downtown Nassau|
|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|
|Bahamas Historical Society Museum||Museum||11.3||E||Downtown Nassau|
|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|
|Park||12.1||E||3.1 mi. North-Northeast of Nassau|
|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|
|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|
|Park||13.8||E||3.3 mi. East of Nassau|
|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.
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.
|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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