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Grand Isle Resort and Residence

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Grand Isle Resort and Residence

Emerald Bay, Po Box Ex 29253 George Town, Rokers Point, Exuma Islands, Bahamas

Overview


Destination Entry Requirements

"PRE-DEPARTURE

Prior to Departing for The Bahamas
*Please note: testing requirements have changed for vaccinated travellers

STEP 1: Testing Requirements
VACCINATED TRAVELLERS

Effective August 6, 2021, those travelling to The Bahamas from other countries who have been fully vaccinated will be required to obtain a negative COVID-19 test (either a Rapid Antigen Test or PCR), taken no more than five (5) days prior to the date of arrival to The Bahamas. The name and address of the lab where the test was performed must be clearly displayed on the test result.

Effective August 6, 2021, all fully vaccinated travellers wishing to travel inter-island within The Bahamas, including Bahamian citizens and residents, will be required to obtain a negative COVID-19 test (either a Rapid Antigen Test or PCR), taken no more than five (5) days prior to the date of travel from the following islands: Nassau & Paradise Island, Grand Bahama, Bimini, Exuma, Abaco, and North and South Eleuthera, including Harbour Island.
UNVACCINATED TRAVELLERS

Unvaccinated travellers ages 12 and older entering The Bahamas and/or those travelling inter-island from Nassau & Paradise Island, Grand Bahama Island, Bimini, Exuma, Abaco, and North and South Eleuthera, including Harbour Island, must obtain a negative COVID-19 PCR (swab) test taken no more than 5 days prior to the date of arrival. Test must return a negative result for entry into The Bahamas.
As of August 6, 2021, all children, between the ages of 2 and 11, wishing to enter The Bahamas will be required to obtain a negative COVID-19 test (either a Rapid Antigen Test or PCR), taken no more than five (5) days prior to the date of arrival to The Bahamas.

All children under the age of 2 are exempt from any testing requirements
Negative PCR test results must be uploaded in order to complete a Bahamas Travel Health Visa application, and must be presented upon arrival in The Bahamas.
Any person presenting test results older than 5 days will not be allowed entry into The Bahamas.

STEP 2: Bahamas Travel Health Visa Application
All persons travelling to The Bahamas, and those travelling inter-island, are required to apply for a Bahamas Travel Health Visa at travel.gov.bs.

VACCINATED TRAVELLERS

Fully vaccinated travellers will be required to upload negative test results (either a Rapid Antigen Test or PCR), in addition to valid proof of vaccination (such as CDC or government issued vaccine record card).

For international travellers, proof of vaccination must confirm they have passed the two-week immunity period.

At this time The Bahamas Government will only be accepting vaccines by Pfizer, Moderna, Johnson & Johnson and AstraZeneca
UNVACCINATED TRAVELLERS

Unvaccinated travellers will be required to upload their negative COVID-19 PCR test results. Tests must be taken no more than 5 days prior to the date of arrival.
Children between the ages of 2 and 11 will be required to upload their negative Rapid Antigen Test or PCR test results.
*Unvaccinated Bahamian citizens or residents planning to travel abroad for five (5) days or less must secure a test in the destination they visited before travelling back to The Bahamas. Any PCR test taken in The Bahamas prior to travel will not be valid for re-entry.

ALL TRAVELLERS: VACCINATED AND UNVACCINATED

As part of the Bahamas Travel Health Visa application, travellers will be required to opt-in to COVID-19 health insurance that covers them for the duration of their stay in The Bahamas. The cost of insurance is included in the Bahamas Travel Health Visa application fee.

Bahamas Travel Health Visa applications take up to 48 hours to process and should be completed with adequate lead time.

The cost of the Bahamas Travel Health Visa is dependent on length of stay and vaccination status.

All travellers eighteen (18) years of age and older are required to complete an individual Bahamas Travel Health Visa.

Persons seventeen (17) years and younger are to add a profile within the account of their parent or guardian."

Overview

Property Location Located in Rokers Point, Grand Isle Resort and Residence is by the ocean, a 1-minute drive from Emerald Bay Beach and 8 minutes from Moss Town Beach. This 4-star resort is 6.4 mi (10.4 km) from Pig Beach and 12.6 mi (20.2 km) from Palm Bay Beach.
Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 78 guestrooms, featuring kitchens with full-sized refrigerators/freezers and ovens. Rooms have private furnished balconies or patios. Flat-screen televisions with cable programming provide entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature jetted bathtubs and designer toiletries.
Amenities Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy body treatments and facials. You're sure to appreciate the recreational amenities, including an outdoor pool, a spa tub, and a 24-hour fitness center. Additional features at this resort include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and wedding services.
Dining Grab a bite to eat at The Palapa Grill, a restaurant which features a bar/lounge, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Wrap up your day with a drink at the poolside bar. Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available daily from 7:30 AM to 11 AM for a fee.
Business, Other Amenities Featured amenities include a business center, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.

Airport:

GGT - George Town Airport

Details


Amenities

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Phone
  • Furnished balcony or patio
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Towels provided
  • Ceiling fan
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer
  • Bedsheets provided
  • Private bathroom
  • Stovetop
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Number of living rooms
  • In-room safe
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Jetted bathtub
  • Washer/dryer
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Cable TV service
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Non-Smoking
  • Free WiFi
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • DVD player
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Kitchen
  • In-room massage available
  • Premium bedding
  • Separate sitting area
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Oven

Property Amenities

  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Number of outdoor pools - 1
  • Number of spa tubs - 1
  • Newspapers in lobby (surcharge)
  • Number of bars/lounges - 1
  • Number of poolside bars - 1
  • Full-service spa
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Business center
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Free self parking
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Smoke-free property
  • Spa services on site
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Number of restaurants - 1
  • Concierge services
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Laundry facilities
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • 24-hour fitness facilities
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wedding services
  • In-room accessibility
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Garden
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business center
  • Total number of rooms - 78
  • Number of floors - 2

Recreation

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Emerald Bay Beach - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Coco Plum Beach - 6.7 km / 4.2 mi
Moss Town Beach - 7.4 km / 4.6 mi
Pig Beach - 10.4 km / 6.4 mi
Hoopers Bay - 17.1 km / 10.6 mi
Jolly Hall Beach - 19.8 km / 12.3 mi
Palm Bay Beach - 20.2 km / 12.6 mi
Fowl Cay - 31 km / 19.3 mi
Rolletown Tombs - 33.3 km / 20.7 mi
Little Exuma Beaches - 40.4 km / 25.1 mi
Tropic of Cancer Beach - 44.3 km / 27.5 mi
Salt Pond - 48.6 km / 30.2 mi
Hermitage Tomb - 50.4 km / 31.3 mi

The nearest major airport is Exuma Intl. Airport (GGT) - 11.2 km / 7 mi

  • Boat launch
  • Fishing
  • Golf - driving range
  • Golfing
  • Motor boating
  • Parasailing
  • Scuba diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Tennis
  • Windsurfing

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