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    Exquisite Sophistication in the Exotic Bahamian Out Islands

    Deep within the idyllic waters of the Exumas, Sandals Emerald Bay brings unprecedented luxury to the easy-going rhythms of the Bahamian Out Islands. This luxury Bahamas resort is a privileged enclave, designed to ensure you'll feel like you're the only ones there, where service reigns supreme and Bahamian-style architecture of elegant villas and suites harmonize with nature. Secluded within 500 tropical acres along a pristine, mile-long beach, civilized pleasure coexists with exotic adventures, from three impressive pools - including a half-acre, zero-entry pool with a dramatic fire pit in the middle - to seven exceptional restaurants.

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    What's Included

    at Sandals Emerald Bay

    Swim With The
    Pigs At Sandals
    Emerald Bay


    The swimming pigs of Exuma have evolved from a little-known secret to one of the world's most sought-after experiences. In an archipelago of 365 islands known for their idyllic waters, these amazing animals swim freely on their own island. And when you stay at Sandals Emerald Bay, you can meet these adorable animals in a unique Swimming Pigs Adventure.

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    Privileged Location

    Bahamas Out Islands

    Scattered like pearls across the turquoise sea, the 365 islands of the Exumas have a special magic found nowhere else and are the most hypnotic and alluring of all the Out Islands. Endless crystal turquoise waters beguile the senses and invite you to explore vibrant coral reefs beneath its surface in this quintessential island paradise.
    Sandals Emerald Bay sits directly on a pristine, mile-long beach, deep within the idyllic waters of the Exumas.


    Our Rooms & Suites

    Discover the most innovative and luxurious rooms and suites. Created in the spirit of opulence these suites are perfect for couples in love.
    The stylish and spacious suites at Sandals Emerald Bay offer extensive views of the beach and the magnificent turquoise-green sea from its privileged location just feet from one of the Bahamas most beautiful white-sand beaches.

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    Unlimited fine
    dining at 7


    The culinary experience at Sandals Emerald Bay is unrivaled in the Caribbean, celebrating epicurean treasures from the renowned hills of Tuscany to the delectable bounty of the sea. Whether you crave an evening of sophisticated gastronomy, the barefoot elegance of oceanside dining, a refined afternoon tea, or a lively night at an authentic English pub, seven unique venues offer a cuisine and ambience to suit every mood.

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    House Wines At
    No Extra Cost

    Selected for Sandals Resorts to
    complement our gourmet cuisine

    Sandals is always looking to raise the bar when it comes to the Luxury Included® Experience for our guests.
    Our exclusive partnership with Robert Mondavi Twin Oaks® raises the standard of the “included” wines poured at our all-inclusive luxury resorts. We also provide an amazing selection of wines for sale on our Manager’s and Chairman’s lists.

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    Unlimited Premium Brand Drinks Are
    Included 24/7 And Served
    Everywhere Throughout The Resort

    We have designed the bars exactly where they should be - right on the beach and directly over the ocean - to give you a truly authentic island experience. We've even created bars inside our beachfront pools. White-sand beaches and caribbean rum concoctions are the inspiration for high-spirited gatherings, so take a seat and let the party begin.

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    Jamaica Blue
    Mountain Coffee

    Discover Delightful Aromas

    Grown in Jamaica's misty Blue Mountain range, Jamaica Blue Mountain's coffee possesses an unmatched superior flavor and it's included throughout all our specialty restaurants, French-style cafés, Club Sandals Lounges, self-serve coffee stations, and indulging room service. Sandals Resorts offer the perfect pick-me-up day or night.

    Endless Ways
    To Be Entertained
    Day & Night

    From Chic Gatherings to Exciting
    Shows, Themed Parties & Events

    No one throws a party like Sandals because here every night is a celebration.

    • Piano Bar

    • Live Bands

    • Talent Night

    • Junkanoo Rush

    • Night Cabaret

    • Caribbean Night

    • Karoake Night

    • Chocolate Buffet Night

    • Cultural Explosion

    • Authentic English Pub

    Entertainment at Sandals

    Golfer's Paradise

    Greg Norman-Designed Golf Course

    Winding through seaside dunes along a stunning peninsula, this Greg Norman-designed, 18-hole, par 72 championship course is consistently regarded as one of the best in the Caribbean by Travel + Leisure Golf.

    Unlimited play at Sandals Emerald Bay is included for butler-level guests only. All other guests can play 2 rounds free as part of current "2 Rounds Free" offer which is subject to change at any time. Golf carts are mandatory at an additional fee. Learn More

    Scuba Diving

    Sandals offers the most
    comprehensive scuba diving
    programs anywhere

    Scuba diving at Sandals truly offers you the very best in equipment, staff and unbelievable dive sites – all included! From regulators, BCD's, masks, snorkels, fins and tanks to state-of-the-art, twin diesel Newton boats and expert guidance from our PADI® certified dive professionals – we've taken care of everything.

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    Water Sports

    Explore waters, above and below

    Sail away and indulge in a vast array of all-inclusive water sports. With our top-of-the-line equipment, professional staff and unparalleled tropical locations, you can choose to fly across the water - propelled by wind, motor or muscle-power - or dive beneath its pristine surface.

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    Land Sports

    No Limits to What You Can Play

    Tennis, day and night, on lighted courts surrounded by fragrant tropical flowers and cool breezes that flow through towering trees. Croquet on emerald-colored manicured lawns. Volleyball on pillow-soft sand. Plus, our multi-million dollar fitness centers are equipped with state-of-the-art Techno Gym® equipment and certified instructors.

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    Unlimited Tennis

    On Top-Of-The-Line
    Har-Tru Courts


    Unique Pools Built for Romance
    And Relaxation

    Ovelooking the cobalt blue of the sea, an exotic pool meanders past graceful palms and invites you to succumb to the languor of the tropics. And with signature panache, Sandals Emerald Bay features three fresh water pools including the Caribbean’s largest, zero-entry pool with a soaring sunset tower and a serpentine swim-up bar. Or, choose the Quiet Pool for total noise-free relaxation.

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    Butler Service

    Uncompromising Standards

    Our unprecedented Butler Service, only available in our very highest level of suites, provides our most discerning guests with an unimaginably supreme standard of service and luxury, where your every need is anticipated.
    Your personal butler is trained in accordance to exacting standards by the Guild of Professional English Butlers, which provides butlers and valets to nobility and celebrities worldwide.

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    Trained in accordance to the exacting standards by the Guild of Professional English

    Club Sandals

    The Luxury Included® Experience
    begins and ends at Club Sandals

    A place overflowing with extraordinary privileges, unique experiences, and exceptional service for concierge guests of Sandals Resorts. Extravagance is blended with remarkable amenities that completely redefine genuine hospitality and allow guests to enjoy one-on-one service and complete relaxation in the comfort of a stylish lounge.

    Club Sandals is included for club-level category rooms only. Learn More


    All Tips Are Included

    At Sandals, all gratuities are included. From bellhops, to waiters, to bartenders, all tips are taken care of. In fact, only personal butlers are allowed to receive tips. Enjoy Sandals Resorts’ industry-leading hospitality and personalized service, and leave your wallet at home.

    TRAINING - Great opportunities are available for Sandals staff members through Sandals Corporate University, a program where Sandals Resorts employees can experience reputable education and training programs and in turn, provide you with the best Luxury Included® experience possible.

    Your Wedding
    Is Included

    Weddings At Sandals

    When you tie the knot at Sandals, you get a Free Wedding - or use the value toward customizing the wedding of your dreams.

    After you've exchanged your vows, you can begin your happily-ever-after with endless ways to enjoy your time together, from suites so exotic and romantic, we named them "Love Nests Suites", to intimate dining beneath the moonlit sky, hand-in-hand strolls along the beach, and every land and water sport under the sun. All included.

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    Free WIFI

    At Sandals Resorts, Making The
    Right Connection Is Always At Your

    Staying connected with loved ones is easier than ever at Sandals Resorts. Enjoy FREE INTERNET ACCESS throughout your vacation from any device, anywhere on the resort including all rooms.



    All Public Areas

    All Rooms

    Direct Round-Trip
    Airport Transfers

    From The Moment You Arrive We
    Start Taking Care of You

    Relax and enjoy your stress-free ride with non-stop airport resort transfers featuring air-conditioning and comfortable, spacious seating. Or, opt to arrive in style in a private luxury vehicle, which is available for an additional cost.

    The Sandals
    Spa Experience

    Discover A Sanctuary For
    Relaxation and Rejuvenation
    At Red Lane® Spa

    Caribbean-inspired spa treatments using regional natural products are available at the 16,000-sq.-ft. exclusive Red Lane® Spa at Sandals Emerald Bay. A tranquil sanctuary, the spa offers 17 treatment rooms, steam room, and several intimate relaxation areas in secluded gardens.

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    Sandals Emerald Bay Highlights

    An award-winning resort

    Offering you the very best in world-class hospitality

    Emerald Bay

    Golf Course

    Voted The Caribbean's Best Golf Hotel

    Designed by golf legend Greg Norman, the award-winning championship golf course at Sandals Emerald Bay is recognized as one of the most scenic ocean-side golf courses in the Caribbean.

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    Rooms & Suites


    Sandals Emerald Bay
    Featured Rooms & Suites

    Royal Estate Beachfront Two Story One Bedroom Butler Villa Suite with Pool - BSP

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    #1 All-Inclusive Dining Experience

    Level of quality and choice unmatched by other all-inclusive resorts

    3 new dining options for a total of 11 unique restaurantsAll Included · All Unlimited · All the time

    The culinary experience at Sandals Emerald Bay is unrivaled in the Caribbean, celebrating epicurean treasures from the renowned hills of Tuscany to the delectable bounty of the sea. Whether you crave an evening of sophisticated gastronomy, the barefoot elegance of oceanside dining, a refined afternoon tea, or a lively night at an authentic English pub, eleven unique venues offer the cuisine and ambience to suit every mood and whim.

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    Unlimited Top-shelf Spirits

    When drinks are Included, there's always a party!

    We've raised the bar on the Luxury Included® experience by partnering with Robert Mondavi Twin Oaks®. Selected for Sandals Resorts, there are 6 varietals to choose from, each one complementing our gourmet dining perfectly.

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    Appleton Estate Jamaica Rum, an iconic Jamaica product and internationally acclaimed rum brand, is poured at all Sandals Resorts throughout the Caribbean.

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    Included in Top-Tier Categories



    Trained in accordance to the exacting standards by the Guild of Professional Butlers

    Experience Sandals Personalized Butler Service

    You know you've arrived when you meet your own personal butler. Trained in accordance to the exacting standards by the Guild of Professional Butlers (they're the ones who provide butlers to nobility and celebrities), your butler handles every detail of your vacation with unobtrusive grace.

    Personal Butler Service

    Non-Stop Flight ServiceTo Great Exuma, Bahamas

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    Flight schedules vary by season and are subject to change.

    • Miami
    • Ft. Lauderdale
    • Nassau
    • Atlanta
    • Toronto
    • Charlotte
    Great Exuma Airport (GGT)SandalsEmerald Bay

    More At Sandals Emerald Bay

    Unlimited Ways to have more fun

    • Scuba & Water Sports

      Only Sandals includes complimentary scuba diving, and the Caribbean's most comprehensive resort diving program with PADI® certified instructors.
    • Emerald bay golf course

      Designed by golf legend Greg Norman, this award-winning golf course is one of the most scenic in the Carribean.
    • Red Lane® Spa

      Discover a sanctuary for relaxation and rejuvenation at Red Lane® Spa, where traditional treatments are provided with an island flavour.
    • Nightly Entertainment

      There are endless ways to be entertained day & night. From chic gatherings to exciting shows. Themed parties & events.

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