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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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  • 418tonih : Freeport, Bahamas
Fantasic Service and Awesome Employees

British Colonial Hilton was a home away from home for me. Upon arrival to my departure; I felt the warmth and friendliness of all of the staff whomever I came in contact with. Whatever my request I was accommodated with a smile and in a timely manner. Beautiful property also. I will definitely return. I actually stayed 2 weeks prior and the service remained the same.

  • DebJ14 : SugarLand, TX
Day Pass

We booked a day pass ahead of time at the British Colonial Hilton through Resort for a Day. The cost was $65.00 per person with a $17.00 per person deposit. Check in at the hotel was easy. Just make sure you have the paperwork and not just have it on your phone or tablet. The people ahead of us had to go print it out. We received our wrist band and paid the balance. They only accept a credit card for the charges.We proceeded out to the towel hut to get our towels and were greeted by Leonardo. He said he would take good care of us all day. Unfortunately, after we found loungers under a palapa he was moved to a different area and we got a new server who was awful. Thankfully, Leonardo came by a few times to check if everything was OK and we told him we were still waiting for our orders. He made sure that our server brought our orders.The beach was small, but very nice. It was nice and clean and best of all it was super quiet. We had a great view of the cruise ships and watched boats come and go all day.The day pass comes with a $40.00 per person food and beverage credit. For this you can get an entree and 2 drinks per person, if you order carefully. The lunch items start at $14.00 for a hot dog and most drinks were in the $12.00 to $14.00 range.The day pass also includes the use of snorkel equipment and kayaks. You can also use the hammocks in the gardens and the pool. The only thing off limits to the Day Pass people are the 5 cabana beds by the pool, which are reserved for hotel guests.Actually, in spite of the less than stellar service, it turned out to be the most relaxing day of our cruise. We will definitely go there again if we are on a cruise that stops at Nassau.

  • DBS1234 : Mumbai (Bombay), India
Great for day pass

Our family of 4 used this property for a resort day pass while our cruise ship had a stop in Nassau. The property is within a 10 minute walk from the pier. They offer a small private beach with fresh towels, kayaking, snorkel gear, beach chairs and loungers and a swimming pool. The price we paid for the pass had enough to get us lunch and soft drinks for the day with money left over to carry a couple of sodas back with us. Our family thoroughly enjoyed the day on the beach with swimming and kayaking as well dips in the pool. The food (grilled stuff, burgers and jerk chicken) was great and our server Omar was most attentive. Highly recommended for cruisers to Nassau - just get away from the crowds and enjoy your day at this property and watch the cruise ships move from close quarters.

  • Dorottya13 : Dublin, Ireland
Amazing stay

I was very satisfied with this hotel. It is located in the center of Nassau, closed to everything. The room was very comfortable and well equipped. I loved the most the garden with the private beach. I would highly recommend this hotel to anyone. It was an excellent experience.

  • brucea230 :
Great location

Perhaps the best quality of the Hilton is its location, a walkable distance to and from downtown and other sites of interest. Attractions farther away were accessible by taxi, and the drivers were consistently the most enjoyable folks to be around. Be sure to get a 'business card' from a driver you particularly enjoy, and he/she will remain available to pick you up if you call.

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
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  • 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.