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Recent New Providence reviews

  • Vacation at Ocean Mist Condos

    "Our family just stayed at the 2 bedroom next door to this one. It was absolutely beautiful and the location was perfect. We were no more than 15 minutes from anywhere on the island. The owners and management were extremely friendly and helpful. We will definitely return and will recommend this place any time."
    Guest: Mark D Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: July 24, 2014
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  • Amazing !!!

    "Always stay with Cilis when I am in Nassau. Perfect location, impeccable accommodations and a wonderful host. You won't find this type of service/quality anywhere else on the island and to top it off it's EXTREMELY reasonable in price!"
    Guest: Allison Date of Stay: April 2014 Review Submitted: May 4, 2014
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  • A place to relax

    "My whole family had a happy time there. Since we planned on spending our time mainly at the house, we did not need to rent a car. Traffic seemed kinda crazy anyway, and why stressing out on the wrong side of the road. Thanks to Billy for taking us to the supermarket upon arrival. Afterwards we just walked there or took the bus for eating out. Bank was a half mile walk, sometimes in the warm rain. Not once we felt like going to a public beach. The direct access to the ocean down from the patio was like having a private beach. In the water people with boats or jet skis would offer their services, and after dismissing the rip-off artists, we were able to recognize fair offers from a couple of decent guys (like a boat tour with the son of the sports store owners across the street). We have been in many hotels and rentals over the years, but somehow the time in the "yellow house" seems like our best vacation ever. Read the other reviews for more details. It's all true... I guess it all depends what people are looking for, but as far as this listing goes, WYSIWYG. Recommended for: folks who value some privacy and don't freak out if they cannot find the pasta strainer."
    Guest: Lothar M. Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: September 2, 2014
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  • Perfect for our family!

    "As I wait for my taxi to head back to the airport, I couldn't wait to write a raving review of our vacation!! I'm looking around this gorgeous home and appreciating how well maintained and thoughtful all of the details are. We had an amazing stay here and will definitely be back! The home is even more beautiful in person and has many games, books, snorkeling gear, rafts, etc that we weren't even expecting! The air in one of the bedrooms stopped working and the management company took care of it right away! We were so impressed with how easy it was to communicate with the property manager as well as the owner. We can't say enough nice things about our experience! Also, the taxi services provided by Joe and Sharon were wonderful, courteous and prompt! We highly recommend this home!! Additionally, we enjoyed eating at Cafe Matisse, Lukka Kairi (tapas style and good people watching), and fish fry. We enjoyed buying fresh catch seafood at the fish market at Montague. Delicious!!"
    Guest: christy v. Date of Stay: April 2015 Review Submitted: April 11, 2015
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New Providence Travel Tips

Travelers to New Providence Vacation Rentals

New Providence is the home of Nassau, the capital of the Bahamas. This vibrant and cosmopolitan city is a popular vacation destination. There are beautiful beaches, excellent restaurants, a great nightlife and superb accommodation options. It’s a trendy destination where glamorous people mingle. You’ll want to be wearing your designer shades on the beach, that’s for certain. It’s a popular destination for young couples, groups of friends and families with teens. Most of the activities center around the beach so it suits people who enjoy an active lifestyle.

New Providence Travel Attractions

Be sure to pack in your sunscreen when traveling to New Providence, as you’re likely to spend a lot of time of the beach. There is a great beach vibe and you’ll be in the company of many other sun lovers. Jet skis and kayaks can be rented and you can play in the waves or explore the coastline. Charter a yacht for the day and go sailing in the bay or enjoy a sunset cruise. Deep sea fishing charters can also be easily arranged. For those that enjoy the underwater world, you can arrange a snorkeling or diving excursion. If you visit the nearby resort of Atlantis on Paradise Island, you can even snorkel and swim with dolphins.

Nassau has undergone a major refurbishment with old colonial buildings being restored to their former glory. The historic town center has a number of interesting places to visit. You can finish off your tour with some retail therapy at the nearby shops and enjoy some of the duty-free benefits of shopping in the Bahamas. The Bay Street Straw Market is well worth a visit and you can spend your time there browsing the various stalls.

One of the best ways to sightsee on the island is to hire a scooter or bicycle. Just remember that the traffic drives on the left side of the road. There are several historic forts that are interesting to visit. If you head out of Nassau, travel west to Cable Beach, one of the island’s smaller communities. Coral Harbor is a quiet but stylish community located on the southern side of the island. Nearby is the historic village of Adelaide. This was one of the first black communities established on New Providence following the abolition of slavery. The coast on the southern side of the island offers some nice secluded beaches and swimming spots. If you take a rod and reel along, you can also try your hand at fishing.

Paradise Island is linked to New Providence by two large bridges. There are also ferries that run on a regular schedule between the two islands. Paradise Island is home to a number of luxury resorts and casinos. Try your luck and maybe you can win a few extra dollars that you can splurge on a shopping spree.

Getting to New Providence

The international airport on New Providence has daily connections with most major North American Airlines. European carriers also fly directly into Nassau. To get from the airport to your vacation home, you can hire a car or simply use a taxi. Getting around the island is quite easy. There are regular bus schedules and ferries to the nearby islands.

Benefits of Staying in New Providence Resorts

Because it is a very glamorous destination, a New Providence accommodation can be pricey. Vacation rentals offer a more affordable alternative. For rentals, you have a wide selection of apartments, condos and beachfront villas to choose from. You can select something that will suit both your budget and your vacation needs.

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