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

Having a variety of recreational activities to choose from is not necessary for you to enjoy your time off on New Providence, the Bahamas. Thus, although Riu Palace Paradise Island doesn't have the widest selection of recreational activities, it might still provide precisely the kind of setting you're trying to find.

Riu Palace Paradise Island has one swimming pool, so during your downtime it provides a convenient opportunity to break from your group, or hang poolside with everyone. This property is also located right on the beach, so there are plenty of options if you want to stay refreshed under the sun throughout your stay. For an even more comfortable way to enjoy the water, you might like the whirlpool on-site.

Since there's no promising that you won't over-indulge on The Bahamas' outstanding cuisine, this site can help you maintain your figure; amenities include a workout facility with exercise equipment.


Although Riu Palace Paradise Island doesn't have a golf course on the property, you could try to arrange a tee time nearby. Nearby golf courses include Albany Golf Course, Royal Blue, and Paradise Island Golf Course. The lot of them are within 12 and a half miles and the most proximate of the collection, Paradise Island Golf Course, is just a short interval away from the property, so it won't be trouble to make heading over for some rounds on the links. There are 18 total holes at this golf course. The course is a par 72, with a total length of 6267 yards. If you're considering reserving a tee time, the course can be contacted at (242) 326-3925.

Family Activities

Although your children are always welcome at Riu Palace Paradise Island, there aren't a lot of amenities that are specifically targeted at families. To find some properties that are focused on catering 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'll find many different bars on the premises.

Another option when you're looking for nighttime activities is to visit one of the other accommodations in the area. Though it should be noted that the hotels surrounding your own are not as highly rated with regards to nightlife as others, these options are shown below:

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're in the mood to gamble, one of the closest casinos is at Atlantis Casino. Guests find Atlantis Casino merely a small range away from Riu Palace Paradise Island.


Not all accommodations in the Bahamas offer spa services on-site, but Riu Palace Paradise Island is one of the wonderful properties that does offer its patrons a fun (sometimes necessary) way to unwind during their stay. The following list provides some of the available services:

  • Massages
  • Sauna
  • Spa Facility
  • Whirlpool


On top of the recreation available right on-location, guests who want to explore won't ever run out of exciting recreational possibilities on New Providence. Whether you're looking to hang out at the beach or enjoy a round or two on the golf course, you'll encounter plenty of other opportunities for recreation in your immediate surroundings. Investigate these links to read more with regard to sightseeing, shopping, diving, fishing, riding a bicycle or scooter, snorkeling, and other activities you might enjoy.


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