British Colonial Hilton Nassau Hotel
No 1 Bay St, PO Box N-7148, Nassau, Bahamas
Located in the heart of Nassau's financial district, on the historic site of Fort Nassau, this resort is on eight beachfront acres and just steps away from duty-free shopping, the straw market, Nassau Harbour, historical sites and nightlife. The hotel includes 288 rooms and suites, many with harbour views, and more than 13,000 sq ft of function space. Rooms are newly renovated with flat screen televisions, ergonomically designed desks and chairs, modern outlets, voicemail, high speed internet access, room service and more. Rooms on executive floors have special features, including a ocean view private lounge serving complimentary continental breakfast, evening snacks along with evening cocktails and canapes. The property also includes a beachfront pool, tropical gardens, casual restaurant, bar, lounge, a fitness centre and watersports.
Hotel Facilities & Services Situated on downtown Nassau's only private beach and the site of Old Fort Nassau, the British Colonial Hilton in the Bahamas has undergone a multi-million renovation throughout all areas of the hotel, and offers a taste of the island's rich history, along with some of the most modern amenities for both business and vacation travelers. What's more the hotel is only 25 minutes from Nassau (Lynden Pindling International) Airport.
The hotel is a true Bahamian experience with a marble-tiled lobby and is studded with palm trees under a skylight ceiling. There are 288 luxuriously appointed guest rooms with harbor or island views. All rooms are furnished with tasteful decor, complemented by separate shower and bathtub.
One-bedroom suites offer a separate living area with sofa bed, and Executive accommodations are also available along with the Executive Lounge, where attentive hotel staff assures that every need and whim will be met during your stay.
Recreational activities are convenient and varied for leisure and business travelers alike. A 300-ft long private white sand beach is furnished with lounge chairs and thatched sunshades overlooking the harbor offering a peaceful and secluded access for an ocean swim or a day in the sun. Use of kayaks and snorkeling gear on the beach is complimentary. Bordered on one side by a tropical garden, the hotel's freshwater pool offers harbor views and has an expansive sundeck with lounge chairs and umbrellas
Both the sundeck and beach offer views of cruise ships moored nearby, and of the western tip of Paradise Island, 300 yards offshore. Guests can snooze in hammocks on the lawn adjacent to the pool. The property can also organize trips out reef snorkeling island exploring, boating, golf, tennis and scuba diving.
For dining options, Aqua is a fun, casual restaurant serving international favorites with a Caribbean flair, or guests can meet up for cocktails at the Bullion Bar. The new Bullion Bar is the 'place to be seen' for happy hour with great drink specials and tasty snacks.
ACCOMMODATIONS Situated in Nassau's city centre, the British Colonial Hilton Nassau is just minutes from the port and within 20 minutes of the airport. This spectacular original Henry Flagler built landmark provides a first-class, luxurious blend of business and leisure conveniences.
Featuring 288 rooms and suites, the hotel offers an array of recreational facilities, including a private beach, freshwater swimming pool overlooking the harbor, full fitness centre, lush tropical gardens, non-motorized water sports, snorkeling and scuba facilities and shops. Golf is available nearby.
The hotel offers more than 17,840 sq. ft. of function space, including a ballroom, boardrooms, banquet rooms and meeting rooms.
Floors 1-5: Modern & contemporary style furnishings in Deluxe rooms, either overlooking the soothing turquoise blue waters or the interesting island view rooms. All rooms have a bath and shower, either King size, Queen size, two full beds, or two single beds, with an ergonomic desk and chair, and an electronic safe. Kids stay free in room with 2 adults in existing bedding.
Floors 6 & 7: Executive Rooms, with a classically sophisticated style either overlooking the beautiful soothing turquoise blue waters or the interesting island view. All executive rooms have a bath and shower, ergonomic desk and chair, electronic safe and two phone lines. Kids stay free in room with 2 adults in existing bedding.
Floors 1-7: Our Suites range from beautiful harbor views to interesting city / island views, there are one bedroom suites with a connecting parlor with a king size bed and a sofa bed in the separate parlour.
In Room Dining
Room Service is offered Monday to Sunday 6.30am - 10.30 pm.
DINING & ENTERTAINMENT Aqua Restaurant
This fun, casual restaurant located on the first floor, serves International favorites with a Caribbean flare. At breakfast and lunch, choose from our a la carte menu or browse the extensive array of local and International specialties displayed on the buffets. At dinner while seated at a window overlooking the garden, enjoy the excellent service, flavor and presentation of your choice from our a la carte menu.
Lounge at Bullion after a long day at the beach or sip on a refreshing cocktail or latte at the Coffee Bar. Created with the sophisticated person in mind this contemporary lounge, coffee bar and eatery caters to the working and the vacationing bodies in need of relaxation.
There are two casinos located nearby, The Atlantis Resort Casino on Paradise Island and The Wyndham Nassau Resort & Crystal Palace Casino in Cable Beach. Both are 10 minutes away.
GROUPS & MEETINGS Planning a Meeting or a Retreat in the Bahamas?
You have come to the right place where we will treat you like royalty.
The perfect blend for business is found at the historic British Colonial Hilton Nassau, located in the heart of Nassau's downtown financial and shopping district.
Though we are not an all-inclusive property we do have the ability to customize groups on an individual basis, and willingly offer an all-inclusive option for groups including room, taxes, gratuities, and food and beverage.
The British Colonial Hilton's magnificent natural setting, extraordinary amenities, and highly personal services have made it a top-tier destination for business meetings. Whether a conference, corporate retreat or incentive trip, the British Colonial Hilton Nassau affords an elegant blend of progressive and extensive facilities and gracious service. Facilities accommodate groups of almost any size and our staff are happy to assist you in the planning process.
This 288-room property is luxuriously appointed at every turn and prides itself on elegance, convenient location, quality service and an extensive array of amenities. The British Colonial Hilton's rooms are designed to meet the needs of the business traveler, with well-equipped meeting rooms with the latest computer and communications technologies. The executive floor rooms offer additional features and services such as separate registration area, and the executive lounge serves complimentary breakfast and refreshments throughout the day and evening.
At the British Colonial Hilton Nassau, you will always find all the strategic business resources you need, whether it's setting up an outpost for your company in the Caribbean or organizing a major high-profile event. Our specially trained meeting planners listen carefully to all your needs and provide hands-on support throughout your event and stay to make it a rewarding and relaxing business experience for you and your company.
DRIVING & TRANSPORTATION The British Colonial Hilton Nassau is located in downtown Nassau on Bay Street West. 20 Minutes from the airport, 10 minutes from Cable Beach and 10 minutes from Paradise Island.
With close proximity to Florida , Nassau is the capital city of the Bahamas and is easy to reach by air or by sea. Nassau 's harbor alone can accommodate up to six cruise ships! Once you arrive in The Islands Of The Bahamas, you can use public transportation or rent a car to get about.
Getting around Nassau/Paradise Island is very easy. Set Rate taxis are always waiting outside the hotels and may also be hired by the hour. Water taxis operate daily between Nassau and Paradise Island. Buses run from the hotels to downtown Nassau throughout the daylight hours. Cars and motor scooters are available for rental. Please be aware that we drive on the left side of the road and that helmets are mandatory for all motor scooters.
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British Colonial Hilton Nassau Hotel Details
Is family friendly
Near golf course