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

Although you likely won't find that many recreational opportunities at Riu Palace Paradise Island, that certainly doesn't mean you won't encounter a variety of other intriguing things to do and see during your time on New Providence, the Bahamas.

Riu Palace Paradise Island has one pool, so even during your busiest days it makes a convenient excuse to go for a swim, or relax by the water. Of course, these accommodations are also located directly on the beach, so there will be more than one way to relax outdoors over your time here. Of course, you can also ease into the property's whirlpool, especially after a lot of walking around the city.

Maintaining a workout routine is simple for fitness buffs at this property; the exercise facility on-site includes the equipment you need to keep it going.


Even though there isn't a golf course at Riu Palace Paradise Island, the on-site staff may be able to assist you in scheduling a tee time nearby. Golf courses nearby include Royal Blue, Albany Golf Course, and Paradise Island Golf Course. The lot of them are within 12 and a half miles and the most proximate of the group, Paradise Island Golf Course, is just a small hike away from the lodging, so it won't be trouble to plan heading over for some rounds on the links. The course has 18 holes. The course is a par 72, with a total length of 6267 yards. If you'd like to see if it is possible to schedule a tee time, the course can be contacted at (242) 326-3925.

Family Activities

Although children are certainly welcome at Riu Palace Paradise Island, there aren't a lot of amenities specifically for families with children. To view some places with more amenities of this sort, you might want to consider properties rated best for family vacations.

Entertainment and Nightlife

While live entertainment isn't an option, you'll find more than a couple fully stocked bars on the premises.

Other accommodations in the area provide you with a few more places to spend the evening, such as displayed in the following table:

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
Warwick Paradise Island Bahamas 1.6 mi. East of Central downtown Nassau -- --
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 -- --

If you are feeling lucky and looking for something else to do, one of the closest casinos is at Atlantis Casino. Guests find Atlantis Casino merely a small interval away from this lodging.


Not all accommodations in the Bahamas offer spa services on-site, but Riu Palace Paradise Island is one such tranquil gem that can provide their guests a convenient, calming way to release stress and reflect on the area's beauty. The following list shows some of the spa services that are available:

  • Massages
  • Sauna
  • Spa Facility
  • Whirlpool


In addition to what you'll find right on-location, travelers looking to do some exploring shouldn't ever find a shortage of exciting things to do and sites to see on New Providence. Whether you are looking to hang out at the beach or enjoy a round or two of golf, you will find lots of other chances for recreation close at hand. Investigate these pages to read more about riding a bike or moped, shopping, snorkeling, diving, fishing, sightseeing, and other activities.


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