Where to stay around Nassau?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 505 holiday lettings near Nassau. From 134 villas to 87 condos, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Nassau for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Nassau?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Nassau:

  • Cable Beach: 38 holiday homes
  • Palm Cay: 35 holiday homes
  • Westward Villas Subdivision: 33 holiday homes
  • Eastern Road: 49 holiday homes
  • Highland Terrace: 25 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Nassau?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Nassau. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Balcony House: 504 holiday lettings
  • Cable Beach: 506 holiday lettings
  • Ardastra Gardens, Zoo and Conservation Center: 506 holiday lettings
  • Cabbage Beach: 505 holiday lettings
  • Ocean Club Golf Course: 505 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Nassau listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent villas in Nassau?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 134 villas in Nassau. Our other popular types of Nassau holiday rentals include:

  • Condos: 87 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 82 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 70 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Nassau?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 286 holiday homes with pool available in Nassau. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday accommodation or a holiday villa in Nassau and Paradise Island, Bahamas your home away from home

    The islands of Paradise Island and Nassau (New Providence Island), Bahamas, offer a little piece of paradise, and a true Bahamian experience. The two islands are connected to each other by two large road bridges across Nassau Harbour, connecting the capital of the Bahamas, Nassau, to the famous Paradise Island. A holiday villa in Nassau, Bahamas or accommodation on Paradise Island, Bahamas provide tourists with an idyllic base from which to bask in the sunshine, lazing on idyllic beaches and bathing in still, turquoise waters of the Caribbean Sea, shop for traditional Bahamian crafts or take to the seas, enjoying the vast range of water sports on offer.

    Activities in Nassau and Paradise Island, Bahamas

    There are many fantastic Paradise Island and Nassau beaches to choose from, with many miles of soft, white sand lining the coastlines of the islands. The beach at Western Esplanade is one of the most popular, hosting traditional Bahamian ‘cook outs’ most evenings. The beaches of Delaporte, Sandyport, and Cabbage Beach on Paradise Island are absolutely stunning and slightly less crowded than the main Nassau beaches.

    If long, lazy days on the beach will not quench your desires, there are no end of activities to enjoy from Nassau’s beaches. Canoeing, water skiing, sailing, parasailing, kite boarding and jet skiing trips are very easily arranged from any of the villas in Nassau or Paradise Island. However, it is scuba diving in the crystal clear waters, investigating the impressive drop offs, ancient wrecks, caves and living reefs that really excites, as the waters teem with life, from tropical fish to dolphins.

    Nassau and Paradise Island are home to some of the world’s most colourful, exotic and interesting birdlife in the world, making holiday accommodation in Nassau an absolute delight for nature lovers. Migratory birds flock to the islands during the autumn and winter months, but there are a huge range of bird species living here full time.

    There are many places of interest to visit from holiday accommodation in Nassau, Bahamas. Holiday villas are the perfect base from which to explore the island’s long history, from the colonial forts of Fort Charlotte and Fort Fincastle to the Pompey Museum, which documents the history of slavery in the Bahamas. The Ardastra Gardens and Zoo, the underwater marine observatory at Crystal Cay Park and the Junkanoo Museum are all well worth exploring from any holiday villas in Nassau, Bahamas.

    You can even play golf from a self catering Nassau villa. With seven hours of sunshine every day, and a golf season that last for 365 days a year, you can always guarantee a tee-off time. There are two excellent 18 hole golf courses in Nassau, with the Cable Beach Golf Club often being cited as the finest golf course in the whole of the Caribbean.

    Weather in Nassau and Paradise Island, Bahamas

    You are extremely unlikely to experience daily temperatures of less than 20?C at any time from a holiday villa in Nassau, Bahamas. During the summer months, from May until October, temperatures usually peak at around 30?C, but never get too hot, although rain is more common during this period. Spring and autumn are often considered the best times to visit a self catering villa in Nassau or Paradise Island, as temperatures remain around 25-30?C, and rain is rare.

    Travel to Nassau and Paradise Island, Bahamas

    The New Providence Airport (PID) on Paradise Island makes reaching holiday villas in Nassau and Paradise Island remarkably easy. There are five daily flights from Miami International Airport (MIA), and one daily flight from Orlando International Airport (MCO), both of which are linked to the UK with direct flights, provided by British Airways, BMI and Virgin Atlantic.

    Sightseeing in and around Nassau

    Are you looking for attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Nassau a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Stingray City (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
    • Ardastra Gardens, Zoo and Conservation Center (1.3 mi / 2 km)
    • Paradise Island Golf Club (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
    • Ocean Club Golf Course (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)

    Seasonal weather in Nassau

    Travellers enjoy Nassau for its snorkelling. If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 31°F.

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Nassau

    Travellers enjoy Nassau for its island views, tropical setting and seaside. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Nassau is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Cabbage Beach (1.8 mi / 3 km)
    • Royal Victoria Garden (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
    • Junkanoo Beach (1 mi / 1.5 km)
    • Nassau Botanical Gardens (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
    • Versailles Gardens (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
    • Saunders Beach (2 mi / 3.2 km)