elebrating the ocean, culture and spirit of The Bahamas, Grand Hyatt Baha Mar is a
spectacular luxury resort located on the picturesque island of New Providence in Nassau. With
stunning views of the ocean and green coastal fairways, Grand Hyatt Baha Mar is a sanctuary
of natural beauty, dramatic architecture, art, and modern luxury. The oceanfront haven boasts
1,800 opulent guestrooms, including 230 suites that comprise one, two and three bedroom
residences with lavish amenities and contemporary décor. Designed to become the preferred
venue for international incentives, meetings and events, Grand Hyatt Baha Mar will manage
The Baha Mar Convention, Art and Entertainment Center, the destination’s 200,000 square foot
indoor and outdoor convention facility. At Grand Hyatt Baha Mar, guests can experience a
100,000-square- foot casino with 1,140 slots and 119 table games, indulge in the destination’s
30,000- square-foot ESPA Spa, splurge at high-end retail shops, and savor innovative cuisine at
more than 20 restaurants, bars and lounges. A white sand beach with water sports, multiple
pools, The Racquet Club at Baha Mar, a Jack Nicklaus Signature Design golf course, and a
vibrant nightclub will ensure no shortage of activities and fun, accented by unforgettable
Bahamian hospitality. For more information visit bahamar.grand.hyatt.com.
A master-planned $4.2 billion integrated resort development,
The beachfront destination includes three global brands– Grand Hyatt, SLS, and Rosewood – with over 2,300 rooms collectively. Additional amenities include 40 restaurants and lounges, the largest casino in the Caribbean, 18-hole Championship Jack Nicklaus Golf Couse and Golf Club, first ESPA flagship spa in the Caribbean, and they are counting The Bahamas as part of the Caribbean. There are also 30 luxury retail outlets. To put things simply, Baha Mar is a breathtaking beach destination.
We think the islands of Nassau and Paradise Island have taken a fresh look at their tourism offerings and that includes some of the classics. Spending time at Graycliff Restaurant is a prime example. Being the first Five-Star restaurant in the Caribbean, this AAA 4-diamond
treasure offers gourmet dining at its best mixing Bahamian
specialties with European cuisine. Most who have visited Nassau have either heard of this establishment, dined within its hallowed walls or are yearning to come back to do so.
Dining in the private dining room, the Wine Cellar and in the Chef’s dining room in the kitchen are all available on request, which is something only a seasoned visitor might have known, but merely getting a reservation and dining in the restaurant is a treat.
Now come the additional Graycliff experiences. If you haven’t been in a while, more than a year, then be prepared to be wowed yet again.
HERITAGE VILLAGE AT
The revitalization of West Hill Street has begun, and is seeing the
transformation of the old convent, its chapel and the former
Mountbatten home into an area where visitors can explore
the culture and history of The Bahamas. Once complete the hotel
complex will become a part of the Heritage Village and automobile
traffic will be limited, creating a pedestrian-only area.
Graycliff offers 100% Organic-certified coffee grown in the high
mountains of Guatemala, harvested by hand the traditional way.
Graycliff coffees are served in its restaurants and are available for
sale in 400g packs.
A chocoholic’s dream can come true; at the newly opened Graycliff
Chocolatier facility guests can learn how they can make their own
chocolates under the tutelage of the master chocolatier or simply
indulge in the gourmet chocolate treats. Adult Chocolate Interactive
Tours and fun games for children are available daily
by appointment. Gourmet chocolates and truffles are available for
purchase at the boutique.
The Graycliff Cigar Company began production in January 1997, with
a single roller in foyer of the restaurant has now expanded to an
award-winning boutique Cigar Company with 16 master rollers, each
an expert in their various format. The Graycliff Cigar Company
produces five brands of cigars: Graycliff, G2, Bahiba, Cabinet
Selection by Graycliff and the newly introduced B-Cuz by Graycliff.
Visitors to The Graycliff Cigar Company in Nassau, Bahamas, in
addition to witnessing first-hand the torcedores at work, may also
take a Cigar Rolling Lesson with our expert craftsmen.
HERITAGE MUSEUM OF
The Heritage Museum of The Bahamas opened in July 2014, and is
the foundation of Graycliff’s new Heritage Village. Located in the
historically preserved Mountbatten House on West Hill Street, the
museum offers visitors an in depth look at the history and heritage of
The Bahamas, ranging from the pre-historic times to today.
Most the collection exhibited at the museum is owned by
Hamilton White, a well-known British antiques collector. Mr. White’s
expansive collection greatly complements all that lies on historical
West Hill Street, with relics and treasures spanning the centuries to
include natural history and fossils, the days of Columbus, the piracy
era, slavery and plantation life, the Maritimes of the 18th century, life
in the out islands during the early 1900’s, the days of the Duke of
The Graycliff Heritage Village Artists’ Studios allow guests to meet
and interact with some of the Bahamas’ most talented local artisans
and purchase first edition locally created art pieces.
These independently operated studios highlight a variety of mediums
from jewelry, paintings and photography to pottery, shell-carved
ornaments and even straw-made sneakers. Featured artists include
Jessica Colebrooke, Holly Parotti, Judson Eneas, Ebony Peterson,
TIFF Barrett, Lynette and Marvin Storr, Beatrice Gardener and Xan-Xi
Bethel. Everything is designed and produced in The Bahamas.
Set in the recently restored Sisters of Charity nun’s dormitory these
studios have been designed to display Bahamian art and crafts at
their finest while preserving the history, heritage and architectural
elements of these spaces.
Open Monday to Saturday from 9am – 5pm.
Located at Mountbatten house the patisserie serves a selection of
homemade pastries and gelato.
Open Monday to Saturday from 9am – 5pm.
GRAYCLIFF DIVANS – THE
When departing Nassau, Cincinnati or Nashville, guests can relax in
the Graycliff Airport Lounge prior to their flight.
The warm, elegant styling offers comfortable designer chairs and
couches with subtle lighting, and flat-screen televisions. A state of
the art ventilation system ensures the cleanest atmosphere possible.
All locations accept Priority Pass, MasterCard and Diners Club Card
airport lounge programs.
That was a mouthful of a classic, but if you are hungry for more, be sure to take the
Culinary walking tour of Nassau. This walking tour by Tru Bahamian Food Tours is entitled — Bites of Nassau Food Tasting & Cultural Walking Tour. This experience gives a taste of history, hidden locales, culinary infusions and more than the expected bits and bites. You’ll be well fed and your thirst quenched along the streets of the city. It is highly recommended to take this excursion early on in your travels, you’ll see and taste things you’ll want to come back to before heading home.
The Bahamas is a vast system of islands and it is true that perhaps the more popular destinations within the archipelago, like Nassau and Paradise Island, had become a bit set in their ways. We are here to tell you that if this has been your experience in the past, it’s time to revisit the destination with fresh eyes. Let us know how you like it when you go, you’ve got our social media contact. Here are some links to help you plan your trip: