New Providence Island

New Providence Island Travel Guide

Hotels in New Providence Island

This cheerful little compound of candy-colored beachfront cabanas is the least touristy feeling resort in Nassau/New Providence.

Restaurants in New Providence Island

There's no street number, and the restaurant has a decidedly diner-like atmosphere, but this is one of the few places to get local food at local prices. Try boiled fish—big chunks of bone-in grouper with lemons, onions, potatoes, and hot peppers—with a crumbly sweet johnnycake.

Things to do in New Providence Island

The Bahamian answer to Lilly Pulitzer, this locally owned company (which began, like Lilly, in the mid-1960’s) stocks clothing, handbags, and home accessories all made from its signature hand-printed fabrics.