Regal Elegance & Contemporary Style
British Colonial Hilton Nassau represents both the island’s past and present day personality, offering magnificent accommodations and a variety of amenities.
British Colonial Hilton Nassau
The perfect combination of regal elegance and contemporary style, the British Colonial Hilton Nassau captures the unique ambiance and stunning beauty of The Bahamas. Our sophisticated resort is wonderfully situated on downtown Nassau’s only private beach—as well as on the site of Old Fort Nassau—and is both a representation of the Island’s past and present day personality, offering magnificent accommodations and a host of luxurious amenities. At the British Colonial Hilton, you’ll find comfort and pleasure at every turn, including delicious Caribbean and international cuisine, an outdoor pool and white-sand beach, a fitness center, and modern business facilities. For a day of exploration and shopping, some of Nassau’s best attractions are just steps away, including The Straw Market and Rawson’s Square. For a relaxing Bahamas’ vacation or important business event, the British Colonial Hilton is the perfect choice.
At the British Colonial Hilton, comfort is always our priority. Your spacious Guest Room offers beautiful views of the Harbour or downtown Nassau, as well as an array of special touches and luxuries to ensure the ultimate experience during your stay. The Guest Room amenities include a Hilton Serenity bed with signature bedding, wireless high-speed Internet access, LCD HDTV, mini refrigerator, coffee maker and more.
With lovely city or harbour views, the luxurious Hilton Suites provide ample space for both relaxation and work. They feature a separate sitting area, a Hilton Serenity king bed, exclusive access to our Executive Lounge and its variety of beverages, plus a host of amenities to indulge your senses. You’ll also enjoy a daily two-hour happy hour, complimentary continental breakfast and evening hors d’oeuvres, as well as complimentary workstations and Wi-Fi access.
The Executive Rooms at the British Colonial Hilton are perfect for both business and leisure. Each provides a large work desk with ergonomic chair, a marble bathroom, and a delightful view of the garden, city, or Nassau Harbour. Choose from a Hilton Serenity king bed or two double beds, and enjoy access to the Executive Lounge and its many complimentary amenities including a daily two-hour happy hour, continental breakfast, evening hors d’oeuvres and more.
Feel completely at home and comfortable in our spacious accessible rooms at the British Colonial Hilton Nassau. Each has been recently renovated to serve our guests with special needs. Featuring a king bed, roll-in shower, a large work desk and ergonomic chair, marble bathroom, flat screen TV, and Hilton Serenity bedding, these beautifully appointed rooms have it all.
Whether it’s a lavish buffet or a delectable dish à la carte, the main dining room at Aqua has everything you desire for a delightful meal and refreshing cocktails. Breakfast and lunch offer a variety of healthy choices, while freshly caught seafood is the evening specialty—including such signature items as lobster Rockefeller, the Aqua seafood chowder, and the conch & scampi reef, featuring conch, tiger shrimp and caviar.
For creative cocktails, excellent wine & champagne, and fabulous bites, look no further than Bullion. This classic and colonial-style bar offers a vast collection of premium spirits, wines, and delicious snacks, while the black-lacquered credenzas, chandeliers and leather club chairs inspire an art deco feel. Mix and mingle at the long, copper-topped bar while sipping a cocktail or enjoying afternoon tea and casual bar dining.
Exclusive to our executive floor and suite guests, the Executive Lounge at British Colonial Hilton is a wonderful place to meet with friends or colleagues. Enjoy a delicious and complimentary continental breakfast, high tea in the afternoon, a two-hour happy hour, and evening hors d’oeuvres served daily, plus beautiful views of downtown Nassau and the Caribbean.
Dine at your leisure in the privacy of your Guest Room or Suite at the British Colonial Hilton Nassau. Our 24-hour in-room dining provides a selection of delectable items ranging from snacks and lighter fare to vegetarian dishes and full entrees. The menu features such traditional items as hamburgers, club sandwiches and an all-day breakfast, as well as local specialties like Bahamian conch chowder and broiled lobster.
With some of the best views of Nassau Harbour, the Hilton’s Patio Bar & Grille is the ideal spot for lighter fare, as you relax and take in the beauty of our gardens. Serving up local Bahamian favorites, traditional American fare, and tropical drinks cocktails from a full-service bar, this charming outdoor restaurant is conveniently located next to our freshwater heated pool, and is open daily from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Whether you’d like to bask in the refreshing comforts of our beachside pool or frolic in the turquoise waters of our private beach, the British Colonial Hilton takes the oceanfront experience to the next level—especially with our new beach amenities. During the day, you’ll have full use of beautiful cabanas, loungers & Balinese beds, as well as sports equipment like scuba masks and kayaks for more active pursuits. At night, sip your favorite nightcap by the fire pits on Bullion Bar’s new terrace overlooking the water.
Enjoy an invigorating morning workout or a pre-dinner run at the British Colonial Hilton’s spacious, fully equipped, 24-hour fitness center. It features a variety of weight-training machines and cardio equipment—like treadmills, bikes and elliptical machines—each with their own personal video screen. Of course, you could also choose to simply enjoy the afternoon swimming in our outdoor pool or snorkeling in the waters off our private beach!
With a wonderful variety of duty-free local shops and stores, Nassau is a shopper’s heaven. Located just a short walk from the British Colonial Hilton is the world-famous Straw Market, where unique gifts, keepsakes, and items are handcrafted and sold. Stroll down Bay Street, Nassau’s main thoroughfare, for a variety of shops, or take the water taxi to Paradise Island for additional shopping, including the designer boutiques of Atlantis’ Marina Village and Crystal Court.
From Parliament Square and Government House to The Bahamas Historical Society Museum and Rawson Square, there are many historical sites to explore within walking distance of the British Colonial Hilton Nassau. Take a cultural walking tour of the city starting at the crossroads of downtown Nassau; visit the National Art Gallery of The Bahamas, which showcases and preserves Bahamian art and culture; or go to church: Built in 1670, the Christ Church Cathedral is the first church in The Bahamas.
The British Colonial Hilton is located in the heart of Nassau, the capital city of the Islands of The Bahamas. Historic and charming, downtown Nassau is brimming with activity and points of interest, attracting visitors from all over the world. Enjoy a local “fish fry”, visit a nearby pub, or shop for souvenirs. Some of The Bahamas’ most famous attractions are located within a block of the Hilton, including Pompey Museum of Slavery & Emancipation, Pirates of Nassau, and the renowned Straw Market. For a change of pace, you can also take a stroll down the waterfront and take a water taxi to Paradise Island.