Paradise Island Golf Course

This gorgeous championship course is situated on the east side of Paradise Island, across from downtown Nassau. One of the more iconic golf courses in the Caribbean, it was named as one of the top 10 resort golf course in all of North America by Golf Digest. The course is covered with bunkers and water hazards, but perhaps the most difficult aspect of the course is the strong crosswinds that will almost undoubtedly be blowing.

Course Description

The course is never closed during the winter season, keeping its doors open to golfers year round.

Built in 1958, this course in the Bahamas has made itself an established site to hit or play a few rounds of golf. Tom Weiskopf is the designer of Paradise Island Golf Course. The golf course has a course rating of 71.0, and its 18 holes stretch out 6267 yards.

The layout of the course is one that will be appreciated both for the golfing quality it offers and for the stunning ocean views that you will have on almost every single hole. Palm trees line the walkways, and sandy beaches run alongside the course on two sides, while the Paradise Harbour sits to the south.

At a Glance

Check the following table for a brief summary.

Paradise Island Golf Course Specifications
Holes Par Yards Rating Slope Driving Range Putting Green
18 72 6267 71.0 131 -- --

What's Nearby

Paradise Island Golf Course is in the same area as Nassau, the most close by metropolitan area, so a trip into the city is a definite option. This city is four and a half miles away from the course. Because it's so close, it will not take very long to head that way for a bit of urban exploration.

If having other golf courses around interests you, there are two or more other courses that you may want to check out within 13 and a half miles of Paradise Island Golf Course. Their names are Albany Golf Course and Royal Blue. The next closest is Royal Blue. It's found quickly by taxi cab, so hail one and get a ride there for a great golfing experience.

The number of other people hitting the links can vary widely, depending on everything from the time the sun sets to how many people have booked rooms nearby. You can generally expect to see a fair amount of vacationers who are staying nearby. You'll find 14 hotels nearby, which have been listed in the table below.

Places to Stay Near Paradise Island Golf Course
Accommodation Name Distance Direction Type Star
Paradise Harbour Club & Marina 0.5 WSW Resort
Paradise Island Beach Club 0.6 W Hotel
Club Land'or Resort 0.6 WSW Hotel
One & Only Ocean Club 0.8 W Resort
Best Western Bay View Suites 1.1 W Hotel
Riu Palace Paradise Island 1.1 W Hotel
Warwick Paradise Island Bahamas 1.1 W Hotel

Location

Located on Paradise Island, near Potters Cay, Paradise Island Golf Course is found within One & Only Ocean Club, and offers a great opportunity for golfing. However, even if you aren't staying particularly close, you should think about stopping by to check it out.

Location: Paradise Island Drive, Paradise Island, New Providence

Contact Information

Primary Phone: (242) 326-3925

Website: http://oceanclub.oneandonlyresorts.com/activities/golf.aspx

Email: reservations@oneandonlyoceanclub.com

 

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