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An Enchanting Stay at the Revitalized British Colonial Nassau: A Blend of History and Luxury

Updated: Jun 10

Resort Nassau Bahamas Beach Vacation
British Colonial Hotel, Nassau Bahamas phot courtesy of DiamondPR

I recently had the pleasure of experiencing the grandeur of the British Colonial Hotel in Nassau, Bahamas. Sitting on the only private beach in Nassau, it was nothing short of a tropical fairy tale steeped in history, with a modern twist that whispers luxury at every turn.

The British Colonial Hotel is not just a place to lay your head or a tropical resort. It's a living museum, bathed in the golden hues of a bygone era when the British Empire stretched its arms to the soft, sandy shores of the Bahamas. Constructed on the site of Old Fort Nassau, the hotel's foundations are rich with tales of the past. Historical accounts state that the fort signaled the dawn of British influence in the 18th century, marking Nassau as a bastion of colonial charm.

To get the details on this historic and luxurious property visit

Essential Online Links For Booking Your Trip to Nassau, Bahamas

Logistics: Uber is not available in Nassau. Taxi's are available although the waits can be very long. Here are two airport transfer options that will considerably reduce your wait times, Nassau Airport Round-trip Shared Transfers or Bahamas Airport Transportation w/Free Grocery Stop-1 Way Private

Top-rated Nassau tours and experiences:

Nassau City tour that visits 7 attractions Nassau Bahamas (great people who are visiting with limited time)

Nassau to Exuma Full-Day Trip Experience (perfect for sea life lovers)

Top places to stay in Nassau: 

GreyCliff Hotel - Historic Luxury 

The Ocean Club - Splurge Worthy

British Colonial Hotel - Best Location Luxury

Courtyard by Marriott, Junkanoo Beach - Best Location Budget Friendly

Sandyport Beach Resort - Best Quiet Beach Location

Sandals Royal Bahamian - Best All Inclusive (Adults Only)

Check out for the lowest prices on Accommodations in Nassau.

My favorite Guidebook for Nassau: DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Caribbean 

My favorite Novel set in Nassau: The Golden Hour

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