It's been said that the best sites to visit in all of the Bahamas are the beloved beaches. Having them available nearby will make this area particularly desirable.
The various characteristics of each coastal spot in the Bahamas will undoubtedly affect which one you choose to visit. The following options each offer something a little different. Click the names below to view a detailed page:
|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|
One of the most convenient options is Old Fort Marina Beach. Bear in mind that this beach is a reasonable distance off, so you won't have to travel far to get to a gorgeous spot in the sun. 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 you're on the lookout for a more peaceful beach scene, South Ocean Beach might be worth a visit. 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 two miles south of the hotel.
Vacationers who are interested to know about what's located nearby might want to find out how far—or near—the neighboring town or city is from their accommodations. The Island House is located in the eastern part 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|
Vacationers in search of plenty of activities while visiting New Providence will find that The Island House is in a great location for being active. You will find that this region is simply full of places for travelers to explore, such as Harrold & Wilson Ponds National Park, Ardastra Gardens, and Fort Charlotte, to name a few. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Harrold & Wilson Ponds National Park.
To keep your entire group happy, you may need to browse several of this area's attractions, many of which 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 on the lookout for somewhere a little different to visit, Harrold & Wilson Ponds National Park could be a good option. 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.
When you're choosing a location to stay in, it can often be smart to find out about nearby lodging options in order to get a better feel for the surrounding area. Although there are only a few other resort and hotel options in this part of New Providence, its tranquil surroundings are what make it a pleasant option for guests hoping to enjoy a peaceful getaway. Even so, you will still be able to locate more accommodation options by traveling a few miles out. Find out what you need to know about the surrounding area's lodging possibilities by reviewing the table below.
|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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