Description:Ideally located in Nassau's city centre on a beautiful private beach, the British Colonial Hilton hotel was previously the site of the Old Fort Nassau. This spectacular landmark, set on eight tropical beach front acres of land, provides a first-class, luxurious blend of business and leisure conveniences.
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Location:Bay Street - Nassau, Bahamas
The British Colonial Hilton Nassau is a step away from Nassau's renowned Bay Street shopping district and the famous Straw Market. Just minutes from the port and within 20 minutes of the airport, the hotel is situated on a historic site within 5 minutes walk of Nassau's financial district. There are two casinos located nearby, The Atlantis Resort Casino on Paradise Island and The Wyndham Nassau Resort & Crystal Palace Casino in Cable Beach.
Accommodations Available:Featuring 291 rooms and suites, the British Colonial Hilton Nassau offers tasteful Caribbean style furnishings in Deluxe rooms, either overlooking the soothing turquoise blue waters of Nassau harbour or the interesting island view rooms. All rooms have a bath and shower, either King size, Queen size or two Single beds, with a mini bar, oversized desk and electronic safe. Kids stay free in room with 2 adults in existing bedding.
In Room Amenities:180* Door Viewer
Internet access in guest room
Shower for Wheelchair
Work Desk with Lamp
Secondary Locking Device
Telephone - Auto Wake-up
Telephone - Two Phones
Telephone - in Bath
Telephone - Voice Mail
Telephone - with Dataport
TV- CNN, ESPN, BBC, CBC
Suites and Executive Accommodations are also available.
Restaurants/Dining:The Patio Grill And Pool Bar
The amazing view of Nassau Harbor and Paradise Island provide the ideal backdrop for one of a variety of tropical concoctions or a tantalizing sandwich. Open for lunch 7 days a week: 11:00am - 5:00pm. Casual attire.
Blackbeard's Cove Lobby Bar
Adjacent to the Portofino Restaurant, this cozy bar overlooks the garden and Nassau Harbour. Happy Hour from 5pm to 7pm everyday. Enjoy your favorite cocktail or have a light snack. Open Monday - Thursday: 4:00pm - Midnight, Friday - Sunday: 5:00pm - 1:00am. Casual attire.
A fun, casual restaurant located on the first floor, serving Italian favorites with a Caribbean flare. At breakfast and lunch, browse the extensive buffet or choose from an a la carte menu. At dinner, while seated at a window overlooking the garden, enjoy flavor and presentation of your choice from our a la carte menu. Portofino is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, Monday - Sunday: 6:30am - 11:00pm. Casual attire.
Palm Court Lounge
The perfect spot within the hotel to enjoy our famous "Time 4 Tea" in a relaxed atmosphere. After an exhausting shopping adventure on "Bay Street" join us from 3-5pm for our complete traditional English Tea Service - Colonial Style. It includes a variety of finger sandwiches and delicious pastries as well as a tea selection with over 25 different flavors.
From Wednesday thru Sunday explore the world of Soul & Calypso music, performed by one of Bahamas most famous artists 'Jay Mitchell' from 9:00pm to 1:00am.
Blue Note Jazz Lounge
If you're a jazz lover, the Blue Note Club offers a unique flavor of Jazz and other contemporary music. Open Wednesday - Thursday: 7:00pm - 2:00am, Friday - Sunday: 8:00pm - 3:00am. Closed on Mondays & Tuesdays. Cover charge of $10 USD. Casual attire.
Activities on Premises:The British Colonial Hilton Nassau offers an array of recreational facilities, including a private beach, freshwater swimming pool overlooking the ocean, full fitness centre, lush tropical gardens, non-motorized water sports, snorkeling and scuba facilities and shops. The Azure Spa provides luxurious pampering, facials, massage services, manicures and a full hair salon.
Activities in Area:A wide range of activities are available nearby including; bird watching, boating, horse-riding, fishing, golf, jet skiing, para-sailing, private planes, sailing, scuba diving, snorkeling, tennis, water skiing and windsurfing. Gaming at the casinos and golf are also nearby.
Other easily accessible excursions include; swimming with the dolphins, powerboat tours to Exuma, the Ardastra Gardens and Zoo, the Botanical Gardens and a variety of historical sites and art galleries.
Nassau is excellent for duty-free shopping with good buys on cameras, watches, perfumes, jewelry, linen, wines, spirits and leisure goods. Local arts and crafts are available in the straw market.
The hotel concierge and the activities desk located in the hotel lobby can provide you with brochures, prices, information and reservations (if necessary) for all of the activities mentioned above.
Other Facilities:The hotel offers more than 7,500 sq. ft. of function space, including a ballroom, boardroom, banquet room and meeting rooms.
Getting There:Fly into Nassau International Airport (NAS) and take a leisurely 20 minute taxi drive from the airport. There is no jitney bus service to the airport.
Prices and Availability:Standard rooms, as described above run from $145 - $245 depending on the time of year, the type of room and the room location (ie: Ocean view or city view). Our hotel reservations system lists the various room options for the time period you intend to stay. Any Internet or seasonal specials will be highlighted.
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