Paradise Island

The Island:

This is a small island connected by two bridges off of Nassau. It is 685 acres and contains the most popular attraction, the Atlantis resort.

 

The Atlantis:

The Atlantis is a tourist destination full of casinos, aquatic adventures, and marine habitat. This resort has five hotels, all connected with shops, casinos, restaurants, and entertainment venues.

 

Where to stay:

The Beach. $

This tower is the cheapest tower on the property, if you are looking to stay on budget and still have access to all the Atlantis amenities.

The Coral. $$

The Coral, is a newly renovated tower, mid price range and access to pools and water parks.

The Royal. $$$

These towers are the original Atlantis towers, average price range, in the middle of the five hotels. Family oriented, access to all pools and aquatics.

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The Cove. $$$$

This is a newer hotel, if you are wanting to splurge and money is not an object. This hotel could be identified by being more secluded of the five, and occupied with mostly adults and couples.

The Reef. $$$

This tower is more residential style, fully equip with kitchenettes, living rooms and bedrooms.

 

What to do:

The marine habitat

Aquatic park

Jet ski

Tennis

Movie theater

Casinos

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Where to eat:

Atlantis has 21 restaurants on property. From high end restaurants to grab-and-go type of food.

Pools:

There are 11 pools, and 8 water slides, along side of crystal clear blue ocean waters for miles.

*The cove has one pool that is 21 and up, access by guests of the Cove only.

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How to get there:

Taxis. This was one I was a little skeptical on at first, I wasn’t sure how safe the taxis were in the Bahamas, but going from the airport to the hotel is extremely reliable. About $50 to get to the resort, cash only.

Atlantis Shuttle. There is a shuttle that takes you directly to the resort, it is $35 per person, round trip.

Towncars. This company is run by Atlantis if you purchase through the resort, there are some outside sources if you decide to go another route. Though the Atlantis, print out the voucher before arrival, the car will be waiting for you at the airport. This is about $200 for town car, and $320 for SUV round trip.

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Enjoy!

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