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Carnival commits US$180m to two new Bahamas developments

Carnival commits US$180m to two new Bahamas developments

26 September 2019 Cruise News

Under the agreement, Carnival Corporation will develop a new cruise port destination primarily for Carnival Cruise Line on Grand Bahama, and construction of a new addition, including a pier, on the Bahamian island of Little San Salvador, home to Holland America Line’s Half Moon Cay port.

Melissa Alexander, director, leisure sales, USA & Canada, Atlantis Bahamas

Melissa Alexander, director, leisure sales, USA & Canada, Atlantis Bahamas

31 January 2019 Videos

Breaking Travel News catches up with Melissa Alexander, director of leisure sales in the USA & Canada for Atlantis Bahamas, during Caribbean Travel Marketplace. She tells us about the latest investments at the hotel, how it feel to have been recognised by the World Travel Awards and what the hotel is looking forward to in 2019.

Rosewood Baha Mar set to open in 2018

Rosewood Baha Mar set to open in 2018

4 March 2017 Hotel News

Rosewood Hotels & Resorts has been appointed by the Bahamian subsidiary of Hong Kong-based development company Chow Tai Fook Enterprises to operate and manage Rosewood Baha Mar in Nassau, Bahamas.  

Eleven launches Bahama House in the Bahamas

Eleven launches Bahama House in the Bahamas

16 February 2017 Hotel News

Harbour Island, renowned for its famous pink sand beaches and cool, laid-back vibe is home to Eleven’s latest property – Bahama House, opening in February 2017. The property marks the first island escape for Eleven’s portfolio, setting itself apart with a range of tailor-made guest experiences geared towards water enthusiasts and leisure travellers.

Grand Lucayan to offer new autumnal wellness travel package

Grand Lucayan to offer new autumnal wellness travel package

1 October 2015 Hotel News Spa News

To bid summer adieu, Grand Lucayan, an award-winning, classic Bahamian resort, has developed a new wellness package aimed to help guests transition into a healthy fall routine that will last through the cooler months. The “Feel Grand and Healthy” package includes balcony ocean view rooms, options for leaner meals, spa treatments and complimentary fitness classes and activities.

Grand Lucayan launches Lighthouse Pointe all-inclusive resort

Grand Lucayan launches Lighthouse Pointe all-inclusive resort

14 May 2015 Hotel News

Grand Lucayan has launched of an all-inclusive concept, Lighthouse Pointe at Grand Lucayan. The new 198 room upscale resort will serve as an additional option for guests seeking an all-inclusive vacation experience instead of the traditional à la cart model. Expected to be unveiled late 2015, Lighthouse Pointe at Grand Lucayan is currently undergoing a multimillion dollar enhancement project.

Burke steps up to lead Atlantis, Paradise Island

Burke steps up to lead Atlantis, Paradise Island

16 March 2015 Hotel News

Paul Burke, currently chief operating officer at the resort, has been promoted to the role of president and managing director of Atlantis, Paradise Island resort in The Bahamas. He will assume his new position immediately. Burke, who has been with Atlantis since 2011, has made significant contributions to the operations and functions of the resort, with an emphasis on maintaining Atlantis’ high level of guest satisfaction.

Avis Car Rental celebrates Bahamas anniversary

Avis Car Rental celebrates Bahamas anniversary

28 January 2015 Car Rental News

Avis Car Rental has announced the celebration of more than 50 years in the car rental business in the Bahamas. J.V. ‘Skip’ Roberts opened ‘Skip’s U Drive It’ in 1938, which operated under various names, until signing officially with Avis in 1961.