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Astronauts have called The Bahamas “the most beautiful place from space”. Rest assured the islands are all the more awe-inspiring from its white-sand beaches. Explore this exotic paradise island from the comfort of your adults-only all-inclusive resort in The Bahamas and marvel at the turquoise colours of the water without a care in the world. Food, drinks, water sports, and entertainment are all included, always unlimited. Our hotel staff is ready to serve you your favorite cocktail at the swim-up bar with a smile!

Sandals Emerald Bay Adults Only All-Inclusive

Sandals Emerald Bay Great Exuma - Bahamas

Main Features

  • Unlimited food & drinks
  • 11 world-class restaurants
  • 6 bars with unlimited premium liquor
  • Unlimited golf green fees included
  • Stocked bars in every room
  • Unlimited water sports
  • PADI® certified scuba diving
  • Red Lane® Spa
View Rooms Resort Mood: RELAX , LUXURY
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Sandals Royal Bahamian Adults Only All-Inclusive

Sandals Royal Bahamian Nassau - Bahamas

Main Features

  • Unlimited food & drinks
  • 10 world-class restaurants
  • 8 bars with unlimited premium liquor
  • Private offshore island
  • Swim-up rooms
  • Unlimited water sports
  • PADI® certified scuba diving
  • Red Lane® Spa
View Rooms Resort Mood: LUXURY
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things to do in the bahamas explore the bahamas from the comfort of your resort

Prepare for a tropical island getaway like no other and enjoy the best Bahamas holidays. Drink out of a coconut, see the world-famous Swimming Pigs, snorkel with colourful fish and lose track of time at private offshore islands surrounded by turquoise waters. Adventure is calling and Sandals Resorts is a great place to come home to afterwards. There is simply no all-inclusive holiday in The Bahamas like a Sandals holiday.

Swimming Pigs at Big Major Cay

Join the original swimming pigs at Big Major Cay in the crystal-clear waters of Exuma. Excursions can be booked from Sandals Emerald Bay.

Rose Island

Snorkel in the crystal-clear waters and relax on the white sand beaches of Rose Island. Find this remote island a boat trip away from Nassau.

Thunderball Grotto

Featured in two James Bond movies, this underwater cave is an amazing place to snorkel and dive. Find the Thunderball Grotto a boat trip away from Exuma.

Blue Lagoon Island

Swim with dolphins, stingrays and sea lions at Blue Lagoon island. Excursions can be booked from Sandals Royal Bahamian.

Coco Plum Beach

One of the most beautiful beaches in the Bahamas, only to be matched in beauty by the beach at Sandals Emerald Bay - which is located on a 15-minute drive.

Iguana Bitter Cay

Feed grapes to the endangered Bahamian Rock Iguanas on this remote cay in the Exumas. Excursions can be booked from Sandals Emerald Bay.

Leon Levy Native Plant Preserve

Walk through the Leon Levy Native Plant Preserve, which showcases over 300 species of native plants. Located on Eleuthera, a short flight away from Nassau.

Pink Sand Beach, Harbour Island

Unwind and relax at the famous Pink Sand Beach in Harbour Island. Excursions can be booked from Sandals Royal Bahamian.

Nurse Sharks at Compass Cay

Swim with nurse sharks in the crystal-clear waters of Compass Cay. Find Compass Cay a boat trip away from Exuma.

Glass Window Bridge

The Glass Window Bridge separates the dark blue Atlantic Ocean from the clear turquoise Caribbean waters. Located on Eleuthera, a short flight away from Nassau.

Jaws Beach & Clifton National Heritage Park

Go on a snorkelling adventure at Jaws Beach and the nearby Clifton National Heritage Park. Located on a 20-minute drive from Sandals Royal Bahamian.

Dean's blue hole

Dive and snorkel in one of the deepest blue holes in the world. Located on Long Island, a short flight away from Exuma.

Cable Beach

One of the most popular white-sand beaches in Nassau. Sandals Royal Bahamian is located on this beach and features a private off-shore island only accessible for guests.

Cabbage Beach

Together with Cable Beach, one of the most popular beaches of Nassau / Paradise Island. Located on a 30-minute drive from Sandals Royal Bahamian.

Junkanoo Beach & Downtown Nassau

Explore the historic city centre of Nassau and have a cocktail on Nassau’s ‘Spring Break beach’. Located on a 15-minute drive from Sandals Royal Bahamian.

breakfast in paradise

Wake up well rested, walk the beautiful resort grounds with your love and enjoy a romantic breakfast in paradise. It’s all included, always unlimited!

Venture out to sandals offshore island

Staying at Sandals Royal Bahamian? Venture out to Sandals' private offshore island and go on a snorkelling adventure right from the beach.

Play Some Golf

Staying at Sandals Emerald Bay? Tee off at the 18-hole Championship golf course, designed by Greg Norman. Comes with stunning views over Exuma’s waters.

Relax on the beach

Relax on the beach and enjoy the sounds of the Carribean Sea. We’ll provide the beach towels and make sure there’s no shortage of cool drinks!

Try out the water sports

Try out snorkelling, stand-up paddle boarding, kayaking and more on the beautiful turquoise waters of The Bahamas. It’s all included!

Go on a scuba diving adventure

PADI® certified Sandals guests can join us on a free scuba diving trip (max. two tanks a day). Professional staff and equipment included!

Lunch with your feet in the sand

Have a relaxing lunch at your favourite restaurant and enjoy the breathtaking Caribbean views. It’s all included, always unlimited!

play beach & pool volleyball

Have a laugh and get active with the other guests. Try out some beach and pool volleyball. Keep an eye out for other activities as well!

get a couples massage

Book a couples massage at the award-winning Red Lane® Spa and feel rejuvenated. The Red Lane® Spa is an optional extra and not included.

Enjoy a Romantic dinner

Choose from up to 12 gourmet restaurants per resort and enjoy a romantic dinner for two with a glass of wine. Food and drinks are always included, always unlimited.

enjoy the entertainment

You won’t be bored at Sandals! From pool entertainers to professional singers, from fire dancers to steel drum bands - it’s all included in The Bahamas.

sing along at the piano bar

The Piano Bar is a great way to start the night and sing along with other guests. Have a drink and make some new friends!

make new friends in the pub

Get the night started and meet other couples in an authentic British pub. Enjoy your favourite drinks and dance the night away. It’s all included!

Exuma Swimming pigs adventure

Join the swimming pigs in the crystal-clear waters of Exuma, feed the Rock Iguanas and snorkel through beautiful reefs. This excursion is available from Sandals Emerald Bay.

island buggy adventure nassau

Get ready for the ultimate island adventure in an off-road buggy! Vist Fort Charlotte, The Caves and Clifton Heritage Park. This excursion is available from Sandals Royal Bahamian.

nassau reggae catamaran cruise & beach break

Cruise along the gorgeous turquoise waters of Nassau’s coastline and snorkel on the best spots! This excursion is available from Sandals Royal Bahamian.

Moriah Sea park adventure

Explore Exuma’s Moriah Harbor Cay National Park and snorkel with reef fish, stingrays, turtles, dolphins and more! This excurions is available from Sandals Emerald Bay.

Nassau SUB adventure

Experience a unique underwater journey on a SUB, sometimes referred to as an ‘underwater motorbike’. This excursion is available from Sandals Royal Bahamian.

exuma atv explorer

Explore the Exumas on your own ATV. Visit Exuma’s historical landmarks and Coco Plum Beach. This excursion is available from Sandals Emerald Bay.

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weddings & honeymoons at the most romantic resorts in the bahamas

Bring your dream destination wedding and honeymoon to life when you stay at one of our Bahamas adults-only beach resorts. From intimate to grand celebrations, your dreams will unfold effortlessly with our curated packages and Caribbean wedding décor enhancements. Let our planners help you create the perfect celebration at our resorts.

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know before you go bahamas quick facts

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The Bahamas features over 700 islands and cays throughout its coral archipelago and sits just over an hour away from the American mainland. The islands are home to some of the most luxurious hotels and scenic beaches in the Caribbean, making The Bahamas a popular destination for relaxation along with water sports, swimming, snorkelling and scuba diving.


Bahamas Facts




Bahamian Dollar








Tropical, Warm

Time Zone:

Eastern Standard Time

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Peak Season:

Mid-December through Mid-April

Average Climate in Bahamas


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0.38 in




0.63 in




1.00 in




2.33 in




5.21 in




4.06 in




6.25 in




5.73 in




3.14 in




0.91 in




0.56 in

* Historical averages

faqs about the bahamas

  • Sandals Royal Bahamian in Nassau and Sandals Emerald Bay in Exuma are both all-inclusive. Enjoy fine dining at up to 11 specialty restaurants per resort, drink unlimited cocktails and premium liquors, try out a variety of water sports, free PADI® scuba diving & more. See what's included.

  • Sandals Emerald Bay features a 18-hole Championship golf course, designed by Greg Norman. The view from the green over Exuma's waters is breathtaking!

  • Sandals Royal Bahamian and Sandals Emerald Bay are both adults-only resorts, designed for couples in love. Featuring enchanting fire pits, secluded spots and private pools, Sandals is the place to be for a romantic getaway.

  • Swim-up rooms are available in The Bahamas at all-inclusive hotel Sandals Royal Bahamian. The highest level of swim-up rooms include Elite Butler service and private Rolls Royce airport transfers.

  • Sandals Emerald Bay is laidback, loved for its long secluded white sand beach and stunning golf course. Emerald Bay is a short boat-ride away from the Swimming Pigs of Exuma. Sandals Royal Bahamian on the other hand, is a lively resort that comes with a private offshore island. Royal Bahamian is a favorite among scuba divers and located near the historic city centre of Nassau.

  • The Bahamas is known for its pristine white sand beaches, turquoise waters, Exuma's swimming pigs, the Bahama Mama cocktail, delicious conch dishes and yearly Junkanoo festival. Plenty of celebrities have bought a slice of paradise here. Come visit our hotels in The Bahamas and experience the islands for yourself!

  • It's always a good time to visit The Bahamas! Peak season is from mid-December until mid-April, making it the perfect warm winter getaway. Low season is from June to November, you can expect fewer crowds and lower rates around this time. You can still count on plenty of sunshine during these months.

  • The most popular areas to holiday in The Bahamas are Nassau, Paradise Island and Exuma. Nassau is the 'most happening' place and Paradise Island is great for families with kids. Exuma is more quiet, known for its soft white sand beaches and gorgeous turquoise waters.

  • If you're NOT staying at an all-inclusive resort, expect meals and drinks to be more expensive than in the US. At a regular hotel/resort you can expect to pay as much as 10 USD for a beer and 18 USD for a cocktail. Many visitors who holiday in The Bahamas go all-inclusive, which includes unlimited food and (alcoholic) beverages.