Sandals Emerald Bay, Great Exuma, Bahamas

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  • Sandals Emerald Bay Gallery - Destinations - Caribbean: Bahamas: Great Exuma
  • Sandals Emerald Bay Gallery - Destinations - Caribbean: Bahamas: Great Exuma
  • Sandals Emerald Bay Gallery - Destinations - Caribbean: Bahamas: Great Exuma
  • Sandals Emerald Bay Gallery - Destinations - Caribbean: Bahamas: Great Exuma
  • Sandals Emerald Bay Gallery - Destinations - Caribbean: Bahamas: Great Exuma
  • Sandals Emerald Bay Gallery - Destinations - Caribbean: Bahamas: Great Exuma
  • Sandals Emerald Bay Gallery - Destinations - Caribbean: Bahamas: Great Exuma
  • Sandals Emerald Bay Gallery - Destinations - Caribbean: Bahamas: Great Exuma
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The moment you arrive into Sandals Emerald Bay the tone is set for an intimate and fully catered experience. This is an all butler service property and you can tell. I would highly suggest this property for honeymooners who only want to enjoy each others' company and travelers who want to get away...more
Insider Tip
  • The Exuma Cays Land and Sea Park offers some of the best underwater scenery in the Bahamas. Snorkelers and divers can explore the park's crystal-clear waters filled with exotic fish, sponges, corals, and sea turtles. The park is also a protected habitat for iguanas, sea birds, nesting turtles, and the Hutia, the only terrestrial mammal native to The Bahamas.
Hotel Overview
  • Serene beach
    Set on 500 tropical acres along a mile stretch of white-sand beach, this adults-only, couples resort is located on the island of Great Exuma at Emerald Bay.
  • Balconies, Minibars
    245 villas and suites feature balconies or patios. Amenities include premium bedding, bathrobes, satellite TVs, fully stocked minibars, and butler service in select room categories.
  • All-inclusive resort
    The resort features 3 pools and 7 restaurants. This all-inclusive resort includes various amenities in the room price. See the room description section for details.
What to Expect:
  • Located along stunning Emerald Bay, this resort in the Bahamas features an expansive pool complex and a secluded white-sand beach. Stylish and sophisticated, the resort caters to honeymooners and couples seeking a romantic Bahamas vacation. This all-inclusive resort is exclusively for couples (children and singles are not allowed).
Amenity Highlights:
  • Guests of the Sandals Emerald Bay can enjoy water sports at the private beach, relax at the spa, and swim in three outdoor swimming pools including a freshwater pool with a swim-up bar and a spa tub. Recreational facilities include a tennis center, a marina, a fitness center, and an 18-hole golf course. Seven on-site restaurants include a fine-dining seafood restaurant and a French cafe; room service is available 24 hours.

Location:

Sandals Emerald Bay
Great Exuma,
Bahamas

Region: 
  • Great Exuma
  • Airport:

    George Town Airport GGT
  • The Sandals Emerald Bay offers 245 villas and suites, all of which feature balconies or patios. All accommodations are equipped with satellite TVs, wireless Internet access (surcharge), coffee/tea makers, and fully stocked minibars. Beds feature down duvets, down pillows, and Frette Italian linens. Bathrooms include his and her bathrobes, complimentary designer toiletries, hair dryers, and makeup mirrors. Services at this Bahamas hotel include housekeeping and butler service (in select room categories.)

    This all-inclusive resort includes the following in the room rate: all meals, unlimited premium-branded drinks, most water sports and activities, airport transfers, hotel taxes, and tips.

  • Bay House Club Level Room -

    With rich mahogany furnishings and impressive natural stone floors, these rooms exude a warm, British Colonial feel. Floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors with plantation shutters bring the beautiful outdoors inside. Located on the second and third floors, just a short stroll away from the sparkling Emerald Bay Beach, each extraordinary room opens to a furnished, private balcony with views of the lush, tropical gardens and resort grounds. Guests are afforded the elite services of Club Sandals, concierge service.

  • Bay House Grande Luxe Club Level Room -

    These oversized rooms are furnished with a king bed and are boast either a sky, or a sea grass color scheme. The rooms feature stone floors with custom area rugs, dark stained handcrafted furnishings, white painted millwork, and British Colonial inspired castings and trims. The bathroom features a double marble vanity, lighted makeup mirror, glass enclosed shower and a separate soaking tub. There is a balcony or patio featuring teak table and chairs.

  • Bay House Honeymoon Oceanview Grande Luxe Club Level Room -

    With breathtaking views of the sea, these ground level rooms let guests open the doors and walk straight out to the resort property and the pristine beach. Lavishly appointed with rich mahogany furnishings, natural stone floors and plantation shutters, these rooms exude Bahamian sophistication. Sliding glass doors lead to a private, furnished patio with views of the lush, tropical gardens and resort grounds. In addition, guests in these rooms are afforded the elite services of Club Sandals, concierge service.

  • Bay House Grande Luxe Walkout Club Level Room -

    Designed for true island living, these ground floor rooms allow guests to open the doors and walk straight out to the resort property, steps from the pristine beach. Appointed with rich mahogany furnishings, natural stone floors and plantation shutters, these rooms exude Bahamian sophistication. Sliding glass doors lead to a private, furnished patio with views of the lush, tropical gardens and resort grounds. In addition, guests in these rooms are afforded the elite services of Club Sandals, concierge service.

  • Bay House Oceanview Grande Luxe Club Level Room -

    With breathtaking views of the sea, these ground level rooms allow guests to open the doors and walk directly out to the resort property and to the pristine beach. Well appointed with rich mahogany furnishings, including a king side bed dressed with European linens and duvet, natural stone floors and plantation shutters, these rooms exude Bahamian sophistication. Sliding glass doors lead to a private, furnished patio with views of the lush, tropical gardens and resort grounds. In addition, guests in these rooms are afforded the elite services of Club Sandals, concierge service.

  • Bay House Club Level Junior Suite -

    These oversized junior suites offer a king bed and are furnished in either a sky, or a sea grass color scheme. The suites feature stone floors with custom area rugs, dark stained handcrafted furnishings, white painted millwork, and British Colonial inspired castings and trims. The bathroom features a double marble vanity, lighted makeup mirror, glass enclosed shower and a separate soaking tub. There is a balcony or patio furnished with a teak table and chairs.

  • Bay House Oceanview Club Level Junior Suite -

    These oversized junior suites offer a king bed and are furnished in either a sky, or a sea grass color scheme. The suites feature stone floors with custom area rugs, dark stained handcrafted furnishings, white painted millwork, and British Colonial inspired castings and trims. The bathroom features a double marble vanity, lighted makeup mirror, glass enclosed shower and a separate soaking tub. There is a balcony or patio furnished with a teak table and chairs.

  • Bay House Honeymoon Oceanview Club Level Junior Suite -

    Each oversized junior suite is decorated in muted tones and fine textures with floor-to-ceiling windows framed by plantation shutters allowing for natural light and beautiful views of the outdoors. The bedroom is furnished with a king sized mahogany bed dressed with European linens and duvet. The marble appointed bathroom features dual vanity sinks with a glass-enclosed shower, separate soaking tub and separate water closet with telephone. Natural stone floors are accented by custom area rugs and handcrafted mahogany furnishings with a few British Colonial flourishes. Located on the second floor, just a short walk from the beach, these accommodations open to a furnished, private balcony with views of the sea, tropical gardens and resort grounds. Guests in these accommodations enjoy concierge services.

  • Bay House Oceanview Walkout Club Level Junior Suite -

    Situated on the first floors of the Ocean and Emerald Villages, these concierge suites incorporate a spacious bedroom with mahogany king size bed dressed with European linens and dubet, sitting and dining areas and a plasma television all complemented by stone floors and area rugs. Outside guests can enjoy a private patio furnished with teak seating and direct walkout access to the beach, ocean and the resort’s lush tropical gardens. A stylish marbled en-suite bathroom featuring a walk-in shower, oversized bath and ‘his and her’ sinks make up this tranquil hideaway.

  • Bay House One Bedroom Butler Suite -

    These oversized one bedroom suites offer a separate living room and bedroom. Suites are finished in either a sky, or a sea grass color scheme. The suites feature stone floors with custom area rugs, dark stained handcrafted furnishings, white painted millwork, and British Colonial inspired castings and trims. The master bedroom bath features a double marble vanity, lighted makeup mirror, glass enclosed shower and a separate soaking tub. The comfortable living room has a sitting area, second bathroom and a closet. There is a large balcony or patio featuring teak table and chairs

  • Bay House Oceanview One Bedroom Butler Suite -

    These oversized one bedroom suites offer a separate living room and bedroom. Suites are finished in either a sky, or a sea grass color scheme and boast stone floors with custom area rugs, dark stained handcrafted furnishings, white painted millwork, and British Colonial inspired castings and trims. The master bedroom bath features a double marble vanity, lighted makeup mirror, glass enclosed shower and a separate soaking tub. The comfortable living room has a sitting area, second bathroom and a closet. There is a large balcony or patio featuring teak table and chairs.

  • Bay House Honeymoon Oceanview One Bedroom Butler Suite -

    These suites feature a spacious bedroom, comfortable sitting room, two full marble bathrooms and an entrance hall that make these suites perfect for guests who desire space and privacy. Located just a short stroll away from the crystal-clear waters of Emerald Bay, each suite features Butler Service and opens to a furnished, private balcony with magnificent views of the sea.

  • Bay House Oceanview One Bedroom Walkout Butler Suite -

    Each one-bedroom suite offers a King-sized mahogany bed and a separate parlor, along with a butler to attend to your every need. The bedroom features a mahogany bed dressed with European linens and duvet with an en-suite bathroom that boasts dual vanity sinks, glass-enclosed shower, deep whilpoo soaking tub and separate wter closet with telephone. a second bathroom is located off the sitting room with a shower only. The sittinr room adjacent to the master bedroom room is furnished with an armoire, sofa with coffee table and a dining table with chairs. The elegant furnishings are juxtaposed with modern amenities in a suite designed for dining and entertaining, with sliding glass doors that lead to a private, furnished patio.

  • Beachfront Walkout Butler Junior Villa Suite -

    This Villa Suite offers an oversized bedroom finished with silver and blue accents and features a stone floor, dark stained hand-crafted furnishings including a four poster mahogany king size bed, area rugs and a large flat screen TV. The bathroom boasts a double vanity, walk-in shower and separate bathtub. The room opens up to a large patio overlooking the beach and crystal emerald sea.

  • Beachfront Butler Junior Villa Suite -

    This Villa Suite boasts an oversized bedroom finished with silver and blue accents and a stone floor, dark stained hand-crafted furnishings including a four poster mahogany king size bed, area rugs and a large flat screen TV. The bathroom boasts a double vanity, walk-in shower and separate bathtub. The room opens up to a large patio overlooking the beach and crystal emerald sea.

  • Beachfront Honeymoon walkout Butler Villa Suite -

    These huge villa suites feature a king bed furnished in either a sky, or a sea grass color scheme, with stone floors accented with custom area rugs, dark stained handcrafted furnishings, white painted millwork, and British Colonial inspired castings and trims. The bathroom features a double marble vanity, lighted makeup mirror, glass enclosed shower and a separate soaking tub. Sliding glass doors open to a furnished, private terrace and the silky white sand beach beyond. Guests will enjoy attentive yet unobtrusive butler service included in these seaside villas.

  • Beachfront Honeymoon Butler Villa Suite -

    These huge villa suites offer a mahogany king bed dressed in European linens and duvet, furnished in either a sky, or a sea grass color scheme. The villas feature stone floors with custom area rugs, dark stained handcrafted furnishings, white painted millwork, and British Colonial inspired castings and trims. The bathroom features a double marble vanity, lighted makeup mirror, glass enclosed shower and a separate soaking tub. Located on the second floor, each suite opens to a furnished, private balcony with views of beach and the sea. Guests will enjoy the attentive yet unobtrusive butler service that comes included in this category.

  • Beachfront Oversized Walkout Butler Villa Suite -

    Finished with silver and blue accents, this suite features natural stone floors with custom area rugs that accent handcrafted mahogany furnishings - including a four poster king size bed - and British Colonial touches. The living area boasts a flat screen TV and includes a spacious seating area and a dining table for two. The bathroom features double silver cloud marble vanities and a walk-in shower with separate bathtub. The large patio has a double hammock so guests can gaze at the canopy of stars at night.

  • Beachfront Oversized Butler Villa Suite -

    These oversized one bedroom Villa Suites boast elegant entrance halls leading to large sitting rooms off a spacious master bedroom furnished with a king sized mahogany bed dressed with European Linens and duvet. With two full marble bathrooms, with the master en-suite boasting double silver cloud marble vanities and a walk-in shower with separate bathtub. These Villa Suites are softly decorated with silver and blue accents and feature stone floors with dark stained hand-crafted furnishings. The living area includes a flat screen TV, a sofa and chair as well as a table for in-suite dining. This sanctuary comes complete with furnished private terrace that opens to breathtaking views of the white sand beaches and crystal waters of emerald bay. Luxury butler service is also included.

  • Prime Minister Honeymoon One Bedroom Beachfront Walkout Butler Villa Suite -

    These large one bedroom suites feature an oversized bedroom and a large living room, separated by French doors. These true one bedroom suites are furnished in shell colors. The stone floors have custom area rugs and dark stained handcrafted furnishings featuring impressive white painted millwork and British Colonial inspired decorative castings and trims. The master bedroom has a king size bed and a walk-in closet. The bathroom in the mater bedroom has dual marble vanity sinks, lighted makeup mirror, glass enclosed shower and a deep soaking tub. The bathroom in the living room has a marble vanity sink and glass enclosed shower. This suite boasts an elegant entrance hall leading to a large living room opening to the private furnished patio and the white sand beach and includes butler service.

  • Royal Estate Two Story One Bedroom Beachfront Butler Villa Suite with Pool -

    This expansive two level villa offers an abundance of space to spread out and relax. On the first level, a spacious great room is ideal for entertaining or having a party, with a large living room featuring contemporary island-style furnishings arranged around a 42” flat screen television, and a dining room with seating for eight. A wall of French doors opens up to the private pool and peaceful patio courtyard, perfect for al fresco dining and relaxation. Upstairs, an opulent master suite encompasses a den, a modern four poster mahogany bed, walk-in closet, sprawling marble bath and a private balcony overlooking the private pool below, and looking out over the blue Caribbean Sea.

Room Amenities: 
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Air conditioning
  • Balcony
  • Bathrobes
  • Bathroom scale
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Climate control
  • Clock radio
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • Direct-dial phone
  • DVD player
  • Electronic check-out
  • Electronic/magnetic keys
  • Hair dryer
  • Housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Internet access - surcharge
  • Internet access - wireless
  • Jetted tub
  • Makeup mirror
  • Massage - available in room
  • Minibar
  • Multi-line phone
  • Patio
  • Pay movies
  • Premium bedding
  • Sewing kit
  • Turndown service
  • Umbrella
  • Voice mail
  • Wake-up calls
  • Welcome amenities
  • Window opens
Property Amenities
  • This resort is set along a mile stretch of white-sand beach at Emerald Bay in Great Exuma, Bahamas. Three outdoor pools include a one-acre freshwater pool with a swim-up bar and spa tub. Misting columns and cabanas with wireless Internet access (surcharge) surround the pools. The full-service spa features 22 indoor treatment rooms plus six outdoor treatment areas (surcharge). Seven restaurants include a fine-dining seafood restaurant, a French cafe, a British-style pub, and an Italian pizzeria. Amenities include butler service (in select room categories), 24-hour room service, and a concierge desk.

    The amenities listed below are available at the Sandals Emerald Bay; fees may apply:

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Air-conditioned public areas
  • Airport transportation (complimentary)
  • ATM/banking
  • Audio-visual equipment
  • Ballroom(s)
  • Banquet facilities
  • Bar/lounge
  • Beauty services
  • Business center
  • Business services
  • Cell phone rental
  • Clubhouse
  • Computer rental
  • Concierge desk
  • Conference room(s)
  • Currency exchange
  • Doorman/doorwoman
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Elevator/lift
  • Event catering
  • Exhibit space
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • Fitness equipment
  • Floor butler
  • Full-service health spa
  • Gift shop or newsstand
  • Hair salon
  • Health club
  • Internet access in public areas - surcharge
  • Internet access in public areas - wireless
  • Laundry facilities
  • Library
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Marina on site
  • Massage - treatment room(s)
  • Medical assistance available
  • Meeting room(s) (small groups)
  • Multilingual staff
  • Nightclub
  • Parking (free)
  • Patio
  • Picnic area
  • Poolside bar
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Private beach
  • Restaurant(s) in hotel
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Sauna
  • Security guard
  • Shoe shine
  • Shopping on site
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room
  • Swim-up bar
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Television in lobby
  • Tour assistance
  • Translation services
  • Wedding services
Policies
  • The Sandals Emerald Bay has a 100% cancellation, no show, and short stay penalty. Because unforeseen circumstances arise, travel insurance is strongly recommended.

    This resort only accepts adult couples age 18 and older; no singles or triples accepted.

    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.
    Photo identification and credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
    Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in, cannot be guaranteed, and may incur additional charges.

Check-in time: 
  • 3 PM
Check-out time: 
  • Noon
Dining
  • The majority of meals and beverages plus gratuities at the following restaurants, snack spots, and bars are included in the room rate for the Sandals Emerald Bay.

  • Il Cielo
    Fine Italian cuisine awaits you in this elegant restaurant. Reservations are essential for dinner as Il Cielo is a sought-after eating place at Sandals Emerald Bay. Get there early for breakfast too if you want a seat on the sunny terrace overlooking the well-manicured gardens. It's a relaxing and popular hotspot.
  • La Parisienne
    Sandals Emerald Bay’s newest and finest restaurant features a Progressive French menu and white glove service that rival any of the fine restaurants located on Paris’ storied Left Bank. Dine indoors or outside on the terrasse surrounded by lush tropical greenery.
  • Barefoot by the Sea
    You won't be footloose and fancy free but, as the restaurant name implies, you can be barefoot by the sea with your feet resting on the soft white sand. Within a stone's throw of the ocean, under a Caribbean thatched roof, you can sample the local specialty, conch salad and fritters.
  • The Drunken Duck Pub
    This lively authentic pub was built in Ireland and has brought all the charm and excitement with it to Sandals Emerald Bay in Great Exuma. Enjoy typical British food here, from Bangers & Mash and Fish & Chips to Shepherd's Pie.
  • Bahama Bay
    This two-level open concept restaurant offers a comprehensive buffet breakfast featuring made-to-order omelets and smoothies. At lunch, indulge in an impressive culinary variety that changes every day. At night, the chefs at Bahama Bay lay out spectacular dinner buffets that change daily from Asian, Mediterranean and Mexican to the wildly popular Caribbean Seafood extravaganza.
  • Dino's Pizzeria
    By day, treat yourself to a hand-tossed gourmet pizza baked crisp in our Woodstone oven. Dine al sole or all’ombra – in the sun or in the shade - on an expansive outdoor deck that offers views of Emerald Bay. By night, the gentle Exumian breeze and intimate lighting set a charming stage for a delightful menu of casual Italian comfort foods.
  • Café de Paris
    Also new to Sandals Emerald Bay, this quaint Parisian-style pâtisserie features sinful pastries, crêpes, coffees and dessert delights, all whipped up by our talented pastry chef. After all, everyone works up a sweet tooth sooner or later!
Recreation
  • This Bahamas resort features a marina, an 18-hole Greg Norman-designed championship golf course, and a tennis center with six courts lit for night play. Guests of the Sandals Emerald Bay can also enjoy a range of water sports including scuba diving, sailing, and snorkeling. The fitness center offers aerobics, Pilates, and yoga classes, and bicycle rentals are available.

  • Aerobics
  • Bicycle rentals
  • Boat launch
  • Fishing
  • Golfing
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Horse riding/rental
  • Pilates classes/instruction
  • Rafting
  • Rowing or canoeing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing/boogie boarding
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Windsurfing
  • Yoga classes/instruction
Up to 65% Savings
  • Luxury Included®
  • Up to 65% savings
  • Two free rounds of golf

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