Grand Hyatt Baha Mar
One Baha Mar Boulevard, New Providence, Nassau, New Providence, Bahamas
Destination Entry Requirements
Prior to Departing for The Bahamas
*Please note: testing requirements have changed for vaccinated travellers
STEP 1: Testing Requirements
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 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.
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 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."
- Coffee/tea maker
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
- Daily housekeeping
- Soundproofed rooms
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Turndown service
- Free bottled water
- Ceiling fan
- Bedsheets provided
- Private bathroom
- Free toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Iron/ironing board
- Bathtub or shower
- In-room safe (laptop compatible)
- Free cribs/infant beds
- Room service (24 hours)
- Flat-panel TV
- No rollaway/extra beds
- Free WiFi
- In-room childcare (surcharge)
- Designer toiletries
- Laptop-friendly workspace
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Wheelchair accessible
- Cookware, dishware, and utensils
- Full-sized refrigerator/freezer
- Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
- Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
- Picnic area
- Express check-in
- Visual alarms in hallways
- Number of outdoor pools - 8
- Fitness facilities
- Well-lit path to entrance
- Stair-free path to entrance
- Free beach club on site
- 24-hour front desk
- Uncovered parking
- Express check-out
- Uncovered parking
- Free self parking
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Swimming pool
- Conference space size (meters) - 7618
- Number of meeting rooms - 34
- Luggage storage
- Hair salon
- Concierge services
- Conference center
- Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
- Pool umbrellas
- Outdoor tennis courts - 9
- Golf course on site
- Tennis on site
- Golf lessons with a pro
- Pro shop
- Golf caddy
- Designer stores on site
- Art gallery on site
- Number of bars/lounges - 5
- Number of poolside bars - 5
- Full-service spa
- Number of beach bars - 3
- Swim-up bar
- Beach umbrellas
- Conference space
- Beach cabanas (surcharge)
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Pool cabanas (surcharge)
- Beach sun loungers
- Free WiFi
- Pool sun loungers
- Health club
- Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
- Smoke-free property
- Number of coffee shops/cafes - 2
- Number of slot machines - 1100
- Children's club (surcharge)
- Number of gaming tables - 119
- Number of VIP gaming rooms - 10
- Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
- Casino floor size square feet - 100000
- Casino floor size square meters - 9290
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Number of restaurants - 10
- Conference space size (feet) - 82000
- Beach towels
- Accessible bathroom
- Roll-in shower
- Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
- Wedding services
- In-room accessibility
- Golf cart
- Assistive listening devices available
- Golf clubs (equipment)
- Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
- Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
- Total number of rooms - 1800
- Number of floors - 28
RecreationDistances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.
Lake Cunningham - 1.7 km / 1.1 mi
Cable Beach - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi
Saunders Beach - 3.4 km / 2.1 mi
Ardastra Gardens, Zoo and Conservation Center - 5.3 km / 3.3 mi
Haynes Oval - 5.3 km / 3.3 mi
Junkanoo Beach - 5.5 km / 3.4 mi
Nassau Botanical Gardens - 5.6 km / 3.5 mi
Fort Charlotte - 6.3 km / 3.9 mi
Caves Beach - 6.6 km / 4.1 mi
Pompey Museum (Vendue House) - 6.8 km / 4.2 mi
Pirates of Nassau Museum - 6.9 km / 4.3 mi
Straw Market - 6.9 km / 4.3 mi
Christ Church Cathedral - 6.9 km / 4.3 mi
Balcony House - 7.1 km / 4.4 mi
Heritage Museum of the Bahamas - 7.2 km / 4.4 mi
The nearest major airport is Lynden Pindling Intl. Airport (NAS) - 10 km / 6.2 mi
- Bird watching
- Golf - driving range
- Scuba diving