Bahamas for Families
Collected by Flash Parker , AFAR Ambassador
You may not think of it this way (yet), but the Bahamas is for families. Here you'll find one of the most family-friendly vacation destinations in the Western Hemisphere. Good weather means kids spend most of their time outdoors, the sand, sun and surf draw the young and old to the beach, and clubs, casinos, restaurants and bars of the Bahamas keep the big kids happy late into the night; what could be better for a family vacation?
Ranfurly Drive, Nassau, The Bahamas
The Bahamas has many attractions to choose from but if you're looking for a memorable and exciting excursion then this experience is right for you. Arrange to be picked up either from the port or from any hotel on paradise island. The stables are...
Nassau, The Bahamas
Junkanoo is one of the most spectacular street festivals and parades in the world, a Boxing Day tradition that takes over the streets of Nassau every year. If you're in the Bahamas over the holidays, drag yourself off the beach and into the big...
Andros Town, The Bahamas
Androsia Hand Made Batik Factory has been a local family business on Andros since it started on the beach in the late 1960s. The colorful fabrics, with patterns inspired by the natural beauty of the Bahamas, are hand created using a technique...
P.O. Box N-4882, Nassau, The Bahamas
The only zoo in the Bahamas started as a tropical garden and nature preserve in the 1950s. Over the years, Ardastra evolved, adding a conservation center for Caribbean flamingos and a small zoo containing birds, reptiles, and mammals. The...
A 600-suite hotel within a hotel, The Cove is the most luxurious of the room towers at the Atlantis Paradise Island Resort. Kids aren’t banned, but the vibe is definitely grown-up—witness the adults-only Cove Pool, with its DJ-driven...
One Casino Drive Suite #59, Paradise Island, The Bahamas
Golfing the Bahamas is a truly spectacular experience. The Ocean Club Golf Course on Paradise Island is consistently regarded as one of the finest courses in the world, and in 2012 was ranked the 8th best resort course in North America and the...
Baillou Hill Rd, Nassau N 7509, The Bahamas
"As we grow up, we learn that even the one person that wasn’t supposed to ever let you down probably will. You will have your heart-broken probably more than once and it’s harder every time. You’ll break hearts too, so remember how it felt when...
Nassau, The Bahamas
Music producer turned hotelier Chris Blackwell has made a name for himself converting Caribbean properties (Pink Sands on Harbour Island, GoldenEye in Jamaica) into jetset destinations with studios where his rock-and-roll friends can kick back...
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