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British Colonial Hilton

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Ideally located on a beautiful private beach, this hotel is built on the site of what was once Old Fort Nassau. It offers guests a luxurious blend of excellent service and upscale facilities.

Location: Located downtown, directly on its own private beach, just steps from Nassau's famous Bay Street and within 30 minutes from the airport. 

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  • Adriana O : Marietta, Georgia
Excellent option in downtown Nassau

It is hard to believe that there is a hotel with a private beach in downtown Nassau. The view is fantastic, specially from the executive lounge. Talking about the executive lounge, the service there was impeccable, thanks to Shamarize, the assistant executive floor manager, who was extremely nice. Our room was not ready when we got there, even though it was already mid afternoon, but she helped us get one as soon as possible. Room service is nice. Breakfast is very good, with lots of options. If we ever go back to Nassau, we will definitely stay there.

  • Elbert H : Durant, United States
Cold baths and add-on charges

We usually like staying at Hilton properties and enjoyed a lot about the Hilton Hotel in Nassau, such as the large room with an ocean view. However, much of the hotel was without hot water for most of a day. Also, on checking out we were hit with a bunch of add-on charges (a room-cleaning fee--really?) that we hadn't expected. Those two problems marred what was otherwise a very enjoyable stay.

  • uk_guysWestSussex : west sussex

Great breakfast at the hilton and amazing 5 star service from lashan lovely lady. I stay in many hotels around the world and wish more staff were like her. She is wasted she should be front of house staff

  • Ian_Mandel : Washington DC, District of Columbia
Tired Hotel Needs Remodel

It is easy to imagine the British Colonial Hilton in Nassau as a four-star hotel in years past. Unfortunately, this hotel is showing its age and is need of a remodel. Let me start with the positive. The service is great. I have no complaints about any of my interactions with the hotel's staff. As mentioned above, the hotel is just not in good enough shape to be a four-star hotel any longer. The lobby is in very nice shape, but I noticed before I even got to my room that things weren't quite what I expected. The carpet on the fourth floor has large holes in it. There are areas in my room where the paint is peeling or there are scuff marks on the walls. The furniture has chips and is dated. Also, during my stay, the room phones stopped working throughout all or most of the hotel. This lasted for my entire stay. I didn't learn about this until I tried to call the front desk on my first night in the hotel. When the phone didn't get dial tone, I called using my cell phone and was told that the phones were out throughout the building. There was never any notice to guests that the phones were out. In addition to being an inconvenience, this is a serious security issue. I was fortunate to have an international calling plan on my cell phone that allowed me to make calls, but many guests do not have that luxury, leaving them without any means of calling for help or contacting the hotel in the case of an emergency. I stayed three nights and the phones were never fixed during my stay. This situation was handled very poorly by the hotel.

  • Sally A :
Excellent hotel in the heart of Nassau

This is the perfect hotel in the heart of Nassau. The pool and beach are great. We loved watching the cruise ships come in to the Nassau port. It was an easy walk to cruise ship dock and we enjoyed walking down to watch tourist come in, and we were able to easily pick up some tours ourselves. Also Dunkin Donuts and McDonalds near-by as well as plenty shops and restaurants. Very clean. Very safe.

Vacations packages include round-trip flights, accommodations, round-trip transfers (unless outlined below) to and from the hotel, and tourist cards (if required, unless outlined below).

If selecting an all-inclusive resort option, the package will also include the all-inclusive features as outlined by each resort.

Items not included:

  • Travel insurance (mandatory if traveling to Cuba)
  • Tourist cards ($10USD)if traveling to Dominican Republic with Sunwing Airlines
  • Departure taxes ($20USD) if traveling to Dominican Republic with Sunwing or Signarture Vacations
  • Hotel transfers for packages with WestJet to USA (with exception to Honolulu)
  • Hotel transfers for packages to Europe
  • Items of a personal nature

  • 291 rooms with city and ocean views
  • 3 restaurants 
  • Snack bar 
  • 3 bars 
  • Pool bar 
  • Spa 
  • Room service 24 hours 
  • Gift shops 
  • Baby sitting (fee) 
  • Concierge 
  • Duty-free shops 
  • Straw Market and restaurants all within walking distance on Bay Street 
  • Pool 
  • 18-hole golf course nearby 
  • Snorkeling equipment (fee) 
  • Scuba (fee) 
  • Non-motorized water sports (paddle boats and kayaks)
  • Fitness center
  • Business center with internet (fee)

City view Rooms with:

  • 1 king, 1 queen or 2 twin beds 
  • A/C 
  • Satellite TV 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron & ironing board 
  • In-room coffee maker 
  • Mini-bar 
  • Bathroom with tub, shower and hairdryer
  • Max occ 3

Ocean view Rooms have same features as City view Rooms but with ocean view.

Kids Deal - Kids under 18 Stay Free (pay a special rate including airfare and transfers when sharing a room with 2 adults. Maximum 1 child)

Wedding and honeymoon packages available, please inquire for details.

Early Booking Bonus - This hotel may offer early booking bonuses at certain times of the year. If early booking bonuses apply to your vacation, prices shown online have already been adjusted accordingly. Please inquire for complete details.

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British Colonial Hilton Nassau
One Bay Street, Nassau New Providence Island

Some restaurants may be open for certain meals only and limited visits may apply. Reservations required and dress code in effect for a la carte restaurants. Time restrictions may apply for water sports.

Child pricing may only be available with select tour operators and valid for select dates and durations. Child pricing rules are subject to change without notice. Please contact one of our vacation specialists if you require assistance with child pricing.

Photo identification and/or credit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy. Rollaway beds and cribs (infant beds) may be available and should be requested at the time of booking; fees may apply.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in. Special requests cannot be guaranteed and may incur additional charges upon check-in to fulfil.

Hotels do not condone unruly behavior, parties in rooms, excessive noise or any other actions that violate the hotels terms of use. Guests may be removed from the property at their own expense in the event of any disturbance or complaint from other guests or hotel staff. cannot be held responsible for any guests who may be removed from the hotel due to a violation of rules. makes every effort to ensure that the information on this page is accurate, however, all information on this page is subject to change without notice. is not responsible for any changes, errors or omissions that may occur.