What's Located Around Riu Palace Paradise Island

Many guests decide to visit New Providence simply because they want to experience the incredible beaches that the islands are so well known for.

If you are a fan of the beach, Riu Palace Paradise Island is just what you are looking for. This site is located right along the water and sand, so tourists can spend all day every day under the sun if that will make them happy.

Nearby Beaches

Cabbage Beach

Obviously, since Riu Palace Paradise Island is located on Cabbage Beach, hanging out at the beach is one of the main attractions here. The most popular beach on Paradise Island, Cabbage Beach is a stunning strip of pearly white sand along the island's northern coast. Though consistently populated, this long beach has ample sand and sun for everyone. However, despite its popularity, there are no public restrooms so don't expect to be allowed the use of facilities unless you plan on having lunch at one of the hotels that line the beach. For travelers who want some variety, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click the name of each one in the table to learn more:

Beaches Near Riu Palace Paradise Island
Beach Distance Direction Location
Pirates Cove Beach 0.5 WNW 0.6 mi. Northwest of Paradise Island
Casuarina Beach 0.8 W 0.7 mi. West of Paradise Island
Paradise Beach 0.8 W 0.8 mi. West-Northwest of Paradise Island
Snorkeler's Cove Beach 1.3 E 1.4 mi. East of Paradise Island
Arawak Beach 1.4 E 1.5 mi. East of Paradise Island
Honeymoon Cove Beach 1.6 E 1.6 mi. East of Paradise Island
Colonial Beach 1.9 W 1.9 mi. West of Paradise Island
Goodman Beach 4.2 W 1.8 mi. East of Cable Beach

One of the closest picks is Pirates Cove Beach. You don't need to be hunting for buried treasure or wearing an eye patch to enjoy a day at Pirates Cove Beach. Instead, this is a popular spot on the small Staniel Cay for hiking and sunbathing.

If the remoteness of Pirates Cove Beach doesn't suit your style, you could instead enjoy Cabbage Beach which is home to plenty of activity. The most popular beach on Paradise Island, Cabbage Beach is a stunning strip of pearly white sand along the island's northern coast. Though consistently populated, this long beach has ample sand and sun for everyone. However, despite its popularity, there are no public restrooms so don't expect to be allowed the use of facilities unless you plan on having lunch at one of the hotels that line the beach. This one is located a couple hundred yards east of the property.

Nearby Areas

Vacationers who'd like some more information about the surrounding area's offerings might like to know how far away the neighboring town or city is from their accommodations. Riu Palace Paradise Island is located on Paradise Island, 1.7 miles east-northeast of downtown Nassau.

The table below lists the areas that are closest to Riu Palace Paradise Island:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Potters Cay 0.6 SW
downtown Nassau 1.7 WSW
Nassau 3.9 SSW
Baha Mar 5.2 W
Cable Beach 5.9 W
Olde Town Sandyport 7.1 W
Gambier 11.6 W
Old Fort Bay 11.9 W
Adelaide Village 12.4 WSW

Nearby Attractions

The Dig Aquarium

Riu Palace Paradise Island makes for a great locale for active tourists. There are numerous activities to be enjoyed when starting at this lodging. You will find that this area is simply full of different attractions to try, like Atlantis Lagoon, The Dig Aquarium, and Cloisters, to name a few. The nearest attraction of the three is Atlantis Lagoon.

When it comes to keeping the whole group smiling, you'll need to explore all your attraction options, like those listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Riu Palace Paradise Island
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Atlantis Lagoon Park 0.3 W 0.4 mi. Northwest of Paradise Island
The Dig Aquarium Aquarium 0.4 W 0.4 mi. West-Northwest of Paradise Island
Cloisters Historical Site 0.5 SE 0.4 mi. East of Paradise Island
Versailles Garden Botanical Garden 0.5 SE 0.4 mi. East of Paradise Island
Paradise Island Lighthouse Lighthouse 2.2 W 2.2 mi. West of Paradise Island
Dolphin Encounter Dolphin Encounter Service 3.3 ENE 3.3 mi. East-Northeast of Paradise Island
The Caves Historical Site 7.9 W 2.0 mi. West of Cable Beach
Bonefish Pond National Park Park 8.6 SW 5.0 mi. South West of Nassau
Primeval Forest Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 10.6 WSW 5.5 mi. South West of Cable Beach
US Navy Squadron 1 Monument Monument 14.6 WSW 9.2 mi. South West of Cable Beach
Commonwealth Brewery Brewery 14.7 WSW 9.3 mi. South West of Cable Beach

If you're searching for a chance to see something a little different, The Dig Aquarium might be just right for you. While "The Dig" may bring images of sand and dirt, that is not what you'll find here. The Dig at Atlantis is a stellar aquarium full of exotic exhibits themed to the sunk city of Atlantis.

Nearby Accommodations

Finding details about nearby lodging possibilities is generally a convenient means of getting a better feel for the surrounding area. Readers can find plenty of other properties to consider before reaching a decision, as this section of New Providence plays host to an impressive range of hotel and resort options. The table below provides a list of the lodging possibilities available in the surrounding area.

Accommodations near Riu Palace Paradise Island
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Atlantis Beach Tower 0.1 W 0.2 mi. North of Paradise Island, New Providence
Comfort Suites Paradise Island 0.2 SSW 0.1 mi. West-Northwest of Paradise Island, New Providence
Atlantis Coral Towers 0.2 W 0.2 mi. Northwest of Paradise Island, New Providence
Best Western Bay View Suites 0.3 S 0.1 mi. South-Southeast of Paradise Island, New Providence
One & Only Ocean Club 0.4 ESE 0.3 mi. East of Paradise Island, New Providence
Warwick Paradise Island Bahamas 0.4 S 3.5 mi. North-Northeast of Nassau, New Providence
Atlantis Royal Towers 0.5 W 0.5 mi. West-Northwest of Paradise Island, New Providence
Paradise Island Beach Club 0.6 E 0.6 mi. East of Paradise Island, New Providence
Atlantis The Cove 0.7 W 0.7 mi. West-Northwest of Paradise Island, New Providence
Club Land'or Resort 0.7 SE 0.6 mi. East-Southeast of Paradise Island, New Providence
 

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