Things to See and Do While Staying at Riu Palace Paradise Island

Though guests may not find many recreational possibilities on-site at Riu Palace Paradise Island, that doesn't mean there aren't a variety of other intriguing things to do and see when you visit New Providence in the Bahamas.

Riu Palace Paradise Island has one swimming pool, so whether you're with a group that likes to make a splash or just your significant other, it makes a convenient excuse to suit up and cool off. This property is also in a breezy location on the water, so there's plenty of fun ways to relax outdoors while visiting. Plus, when it isn't too hot outside, the whirlpool here can feel particularly soothing.

Travelers staying at this property won't need to worry about finding a gym to use during their vacations; the exercise facility on-site includes the equipment you need to keep it going.


Though Riu Palace Paradise Island does not have a golf course, the on-site staff may be able to assist you in scheduling a tee time nearby. The closest courses are within 12 and a half miles of Riu Palace Paradise Island. These are Paradise Island Golf Course and Albany Golf Course. The closest of these choices is Paradise Island Golf Course, since it's just a meager interval away from the property, it won't be a bother to plan on stopping by for a few rounds of golf. You can play 18 holes at this course. This par 72 course has a total length of 6267 yards. If you'd like more information or want to inquire about the possibility of reserving a tee time, contact the course at (242) 326-3925.

Family Activities

Though children are welcome at Riu Palace Paradise Island, this lodging doesn't offer very many family-friendly amenities. To look instead at nearby options that cater to families traveling with kids, check out accommodations which are top-rated for family vacations.

Entertainment and Nightlife

Despite the absence of live entertainment, you can relax with an ice cold drink from your choice of several bars on-site.

Nearby accommodations that offer an alternative to your lodging's nightlife options are in the following chart:

Accommodations near the Riu Palace Paradise Island with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Atlantis Beach Tower Central Paradise Island 19 check
Comfort Suites Paradise Island Central Paradise Island 2 --
Atlantis Coral Towers Central Paradise Island -- --
Best Western Bay View Suites 1.7 mi. East of Central downtown Nassau 1 --
One & Only Ocean Club Central Paradise Island 4 check
Atlantis Royal Towers Central Paradise Island 18 check
Paradise Island Beach Club 2.2 mi. East of Central downtown Nassau -- --
Atlantis The Cove Central Paradise Island 12 --
Club Land'or Resort 3.8 mi. Northeast of Central Nassau 2 check
Atlantis The Reef Central Paradise Island 19 check
Paradise Harbour Club & Marina 3.9 mi. Northeast of Central Nassau -- --
Sivananda Ashram Yoga Retreat 0.8 mi. Northeast of Central downtown Nassau -- --

When you'd like to do a little gambling, you can visit the nearest casino, Atlantis Casino. It is about three quarters of a mile west from Riu Palace Paradise Island.


Not every accommodation in the Bahamas can include a spa on their amenities list, but Riu Palace Paradise Island is one pleasant place that does offer its patrons a convenient, calming way to relax under the care of talented professionals. The following list provides a sample of the available spa services:

  • Massages
  • Sauna
  • Spa Facility
  • Whirlpool


In addition to the options you'll find on the grounds of this property, visitors who want to get out 'n' about will never run out of exciting recreational opportunities on New Providence. Regardless of whether you'd rather lay out on a sunny beach or play a few rounds on the golf course, you'll find plenty of other options for recreation in the immediate vicinity. Click these links to learn more concerning sightseeing, scuba diving, riding a bike or scooter, shopping, fishing, snorkeling, and other activities.


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