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By a verified traveler on Thu 13 Feb 2020

Hotel Description

4-star beachfront hotel near Cabbage Beach

On the beach

A stay at this Downtown Nassau hotel places you steps from Pirates of Nassau Museum and a 5-minute walk from Straw Market. Also, Junkanoo Beach is within half a mile (1 km) and Queen's Staircase is within 2 miles (3 km).

Poolside dining

A private beach, 3 restaurants, and a fitness center are all featured at this smoke-free hotel. Relax with free beach cabanas, sun loungers, and beach umbrellas. Families will appreciate the onsite laundry facilities and in-room childcare.

Soaking tubs, comfy beds

Boasting deep soaking bathtubs, the 288 guestrooms also offer WiFi and pillowtop beds. Other amenities include 24-hour room service, refrigerators, and flat-screen TVs with cable channels.

Standard 2 Twin Beds

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$240* Per night/room May 11 - May 12

Ocean View Suite King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Partial Ocean View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Room, 1 King Bed (City View)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Standard King Accesible

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Ocean View 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

British Colonial Hilton - Nassau ratings based on 27 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
3.5 out of 5 3.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 3.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for British Colonial Hilton - Nassau

Everyone (13) Couples (9) Family (4)
5 out of 5

Posted by on Feb 17, 2021

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Feb 27, 2021 by British Colonial Hilton Nassau

Thank you for your preference and thank you for your feedback. We look forward to welcome you in a near future.

2 out of 5

Posted by on Jan 27, 2021

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Feb 27, 2021 by British Colonial Hilton Nassau

Thank you for bringing this issue to our attention, Please accept my sincere apology. We hope we have the opportunity to have you back with us and make it right.

4 out of 5
Love that the property was on the beach a lot of chairs to relax on the beach wonderful lounge and also had a Starbucks

Posted by on Feb 13, 2020

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Feb 13, 2020 by Brittney Plakaris, Executive Assistant

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience about your recent stay at our hotel. We sincerely appreciate your feedback. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future.

5 out of 5
The accommodating and friendly staff is the best part! Also the face that it's a relatively small property with it's in private beach makes it my favorite place to stay in Nassau! I've stayed there 6 times. During my next trip, I will be touring condominiums to purchase. I love Nassau!😊

Posted by , from Atlanta on Jan 4, 2020

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Jan 8, 2020 by Sabrina Stubbs

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience about your recent stay at our hotel. We sincerely appreciate your feedback. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future.

1 out of 5
Customer service was horrible. The hotel did not provide the room type we selected and paid for six months in advance, and was unwilling to accommodate us to our satisfaction.

Posted by on Jan 3, 2020

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Jan 3, 2020 by Sabrina Stubbs

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience about your recent stay at our hotel. We sincerely appreciate your feedback and will review your comments to ensure they are used to improve our guest experience. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future.

4 out of 5
So the day we checked in we were a little disappointed. The room looked nothing like the pics. The grandeur didn’t match up but slowly we got used to it. The private beach is a huge plus. I wasn’t a huge fan that every time I looked out my window I saw wall then cruise ships. The staff though. AMAZING!!! Now that I know what to expect I would definitely go back.

Posted by , from Nashville on Nov 30, 2019

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Dec 9, 2019 by Sabrina Stubbs

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience about your recent stay at our hotel. We sincerely appreciate your feedback. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future.

2 out of 5
They charged me $110.64 extra at the end as a Energy Surcharge saying its part of the Resort Fee the customers have to pay daily. So they will not let you know about this hidden fee. And breakfast is $30 or more per person. So they try to rip you off

Posted by on Nov 14, 2019

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Nov 14, 2019 by Sabrina Stubbs

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience about your recent stay at our hotel. We sincerely appreciate your feedback and will review your comments to ensure they are used to improve our guest experience. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future.

5 out of 5
Food and water were very expensive! Overall the hotel was very nice and the staff very professionals!!!!

Posted by on Oct 20, 2019

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Oct 21, 2019 by Sabrina Stubbs

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4 out of 5
It was a beautiful hotel. The restaurants in there are remotely expensive. But they have to make money.

Posted by on Sep 9, 2019

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Sep 17, 2019 by Sabrina Stubbs

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4 out of 5
I like that this property is in the ❤️ of downtown, straw Mkt, Fish Fry, etc. My view allowed me to view the ships coming and going. The staff is friendly and room service is completely ok when we chose no service. The only downside was the 1/4 layer of dust on the bathroom sconces 😳 and not electrical outlets work in the room, #681. Is stay again !!

Posted by on Jun 26, 2019

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Jun 26, 2019 by Sabrina Stubbs

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About the British Colonial Hilton - Nassau

Location Number One Bay St, Nassau, N 7148

Renovations + Closures

This property is closed from August 1 2020 to December 14 2020 (dates subject to change).

Property Features

Step outside to unwind on the sand beach. Spend the day at the beach and work on your tan in the sun loungers (chaise longues) or kick back in the shade with complimentary cabanas and umbrellas. Have fun in the sun at British Colonial Hilton - Nassau with summer activities like snorkeling, water skiing, and kayaking. There are 3 restaurants on site, as well as a coffee shop/café and a grocery/convenience store. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include 2 bars/lounges and a poolside bar. A computer station is on site, and both WiFi and wired Internet are free in public spaces. This beach hotel also offers a fitness center and a garden. This 4-star Nassau hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 288 guestrooms or units
  • 7 levels
  • 3 dining venues
  • 2 bars or lounges
  • 14000 sq ft of conference space
  • 1301 sq m of conference space
  • Built in 1922
  • Bar by the pool
  • Coffee shop
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Cabanas on the beach (free)
  • Beach lounge chairs
  • Towels for the beach
  • Umbrellas for the beach
  • Cabanas by the pool (free)
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Business center (24 hours)
  • Conference center
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Wedding services available
  • Convenience store
  • Garden
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Gift shop
  • Television in lobby
  • ATM
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • On private beach
  • Free WiFi
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Refrigerator
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Parking

Offsite parking discounted rates available

Transport

  • Airport: Lynden Pindling Intl. Airport (NAS) (15.6 km / 9.7 mi)

Room Amenities

British Colonial Hilton - Nassau offers 288 accommodations with laptop-compatible safes and coffee/tea makers. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. 37-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers with deep soaking bathtubs, bathrobes, designer toiletries, and complimentary toiletries. In-room wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. Additionally, rooms include hair dryers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Pillowtop beds
  • Deep soaking tub
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Separate shower and tub
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Childcare in room (surcharge)
  • Hair dryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy full breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 10:30 AM.

Bullion - This restaurant specializes in local and international cuisine and serves light fare only. Happy hour is offered.

Conch'd Out - This poolside restaurant specializes in local and international cuisine and serves lunch only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

Brews 'n' Bites - This coffee shop specializes in international cuisine. Open daily.

24-hour room service is available.

A hosted evening meal is available for a surcharge daily. Reservations are required.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a private beach and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Snorkeling on site
  • Golfing nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Volleyball on site
  • Beach volleyball on site
  • Kayaking on site
  • Water skiing on site
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Water sports equipment
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at anytime
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 50.0 per day.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • Pets: USD 250 per accommodation, per stay
  • Weight limit: 75 lbs
  • Food and water bowls are available

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

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

Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve onsite parking

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash

Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve onsite parking. This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; masks are required in public areas. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service. Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 72 hours between bookings. This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of CleanStay (Hilton).

  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Masks are compulsory at the property
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Security system
  • Masks are available to guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Property does not follow sanitization practices of any association
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitization guidelines CleanStay (Hilton)
  • LGBTQ friendly
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for lunch
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for dinner
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available through room service
  • Debit cards
  • Gap period enforced between guest stays - 72 hours

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Tourism fee: USD 18.44 per person, per night

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: USD 22.00 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 10.99 per night (rates may vary)
  • Fee for in-room wired Internet: USD 4.99 per night (rates may vary)
  • Nearby parking fee: USD 14 per day(50 ft away; open 24 hours)
  • Pet fee: USD 250 per accommodation, per stay
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 50.0 per day
  • Hosted evening meal: USD 50

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

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You should know

  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
  • This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).
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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.