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The Bahamas easily offer something for everyone, with nearly 700 islands, around 30 of which are inhabited. Pink-hued beaches, hidden sandbars, underwater caves, and plenty of romantic experiences await. To make the most of one of the world’s most romantic destinations, you’ll want to book one of the best resorts in the Bahamas for couples, with options ranging from the popular Paradise Island to the more remote Exumas.
If you’re looking for luxury on Paradise Island, you’ll find it at The Ocean Club, one of the top honeymoon resorts in the Caribbean. It offers everything you’d expect from the high-end Four Seasons brand and then some. There’s a romantic garden terrace inspired by Versailles, a spectacular white sandy beach, and even free in-room Champagne and strawberries. All of the lavish rooms and suites also include private, furnished balconies that face the dreamy turquoise sea. Enjoy morning yoga classes are hosted on the oceanfront deck, golfing is available at the 18-hole course, and Balinese-style treatments await at the spa. Dining is impressive, too, with multiple options, including French-Asian fare created by celebrity chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten.
It’s hard to beat a private island resort when it comes to the ultimate luxurious couples’ stay. Fowl Cay Resort offers the chance to enjoy a remote island paradise in one of just six oceanfront villas, all of which include access to a private motorboat and golf cart for getting around on land and water. You’ll have a full kitchen for making some of your own meals, but the property includes the Hill House restaurant and pub for dining on locally sourced seafood with a stunning sea and sunset view.
Private power boats and golf carts included
3 private beaches + water sports gear
Outdoor pool + a sophisticated seafood eatery and pub
A more upscale section of Atlantis Resort and one of the Bahamas’ best resorts, The Cove at Atlantis provides guests with access to numerous Atlantis hotels and exclusive access to the adults-only pool at The Cove with cabanas and DJs for dancing, along with food and drink service. The Cove’s beach is also separate from the rest, providing more tranquility for romance-seeking couples. Enjoy the facilities throughout Atlantis, including a spa for enjoying couples’ massages and nearly an endless list of dining options, from international fare to Caribbean dishes. Accommodation ranges from Ocean Suites to Penthouse Suites with breathtaking panoramic views.
Exclusive access to the beach and adults-only pool with DJs and cabanas
The Cove, Eleuthera, located on Eleuthera Island and known for its miles of pink and white sands beautifully contrasted against clear turquoise water, offers easy access to a pink sand beach and hosts a gorgeous beachfront infinity pool. Enjoy snorkeling excursions, island tours, and yacht charters, along with activities like kayaking and paddleboarding arranged through the concierge. There’s a luxurious spa at this top-rated Bahamian boutique hotel and an open-air sunset bar ideal for sundowner cocktails, along with multiple eateries. Rooms feature private balconies or patios, some with sea views. There are also multi-bedroom villas with full kitchens and private pools, some of which include butler service.
If you’ve ever seen a photo of Hideaways Exuma, you probably assumed it was photoshopped, but in real life, it’s even more stunning. One of the best all-inclusive resorts in the Bahamas, this beachfront resort edges fine white sands and crystal-clear aquamarine water while boasting a tranquil setting designed for relaxation. Not only is there a private beach, but a large pool for lounging around and plenty of complimentary water toys, including snorkeling gear, paddleboards, and kayaks. Enjoy tasty international and Bahamian cuisine at Splash & Bar Grill and a variety of entertainment, including frequent live music. Accommodation includes luxurious studios, one- and two-bedroom cottages, and one- to three-bedroom villas.
Private beach with complimentary water sports
Large outdoor pool
International and Bahamian cuisine at Splash & Bar Grill
Warwick Paradise Island is an adults-only all-inclusive that sits on Nassau Harbor and has its own private beach. There are many opportunities for getting active or enjoying relaxation. You might lounge around a beautiful pool, enjoying pampering treatments and salon services at the spa, take a nature walk, or play a game of beach volleyball. There are two golf courses, and by and when it’s time to dine, you’ll have your choice of everything from seafood and steaks at Edgewater Grill to Italian dishes at Abiocco, and Verandah, which serves local and international fare. For nightlife, head to the disco-inspired Junkanoo Beat, which hosts live music and a dance floor.
Access to a private beach
Spa with pampering treatments
Multiple bars and eateries + the disco-inspired Junkanoo Beat for live music and dancing
There are multiple Sandals resorts in the Bahamas, but Sandals Royal Bahamian is one of just two that’s adults-only, specifically designed for romance-seeking couples. It’s also one of Sandals’ best resorts for honeymooners. With secluded spots for cuddling up and enjoying a dazzling view, fire pits, private pools, and turquoise waters that edge a white sandy beach, it’s one of the best places to be on the islands for a romantic getaway. Look forward to enjoying all sorts of water sports, chilling at the spa, and enjoying fabulous drinks and delicious meals. Rooms include options for private terraces or balconies with bay views.
Multiple outdoor pools, two with swim-up bars
Wide range of dining and drinking venues, including unlimited fine dining and casual bites at food trucks
Offshore adventures to the property’s private island
Old Bahama Bay Resort & Yacht Harbour offers a tropical oasis on 225 acres with a beautiful palm-lined white sandy beach that stretches for miles. The private beach is a star attraction, complete with loungers and umbrellas. Complimentary water sports include sea kayaking, snorkeling, and paddleboarding, while activities like turtle feeding and dolphin spotting can be arranged for an additional fee. The spa offers mani/pedis, Reiki, massages, and body treatments when you’re in need of some pampering. There’s a beachfront tiki bar and a nautical-style restaurant serving international and Bahamian fare, while rooms include spacious suites set in plantation-style villas with terraces and sea views.
Access to a beach with miles of white sands + complimentary snorkeling, sea kayaking, and paddleboarding
Spa with a full range of services, including in-room treatments
Beachfront tiki bar and a restaurant serving international and Bahamian fare
A high-value, budget-friendly property, Breezes Bahamas is more affordable than most, yet it offers a wealth of impressive features and activity options – even sailing and rock climbing are included. It offers direct access to the gorgeous white sands of Cable Beach, three outdoor pools (including one with a swim-up bar that has submerged seating), a flying trapeze, and tennis courts. A wide range of entertainment is available too. There are four bars, many of which provide live entertainment, along with a piano bar and nightclub. Dining can be enjoyed at a diverse buffet eatery and a la carte restaurants, while rooms are spacious and come with options for private patios with ocean views.
Three outdoor pools, including one with a swim-up bar
Set along a one-mile stretch of stunning sands on Great Exuma, the Grand Isle Resort & Residences offers a wide range of outdoor adventures couples can enjoy, including snorkeling, diving, and fishing. If you just want to relax, there’s a beautiful infinity pool to lounge around, or you can soak up the sun on the secluded beaches. Golfing enthusiasts can take advantage of the on-site golf course too. Enjoy live Bahamian music at the poolside restaurant and accommodation in a spacious villa, complete with a fully equipped kitchen and private balcony.
Infinity pool and poolside restaurant hosting live music
Golf course on-site + many activity options like snorkeling and diving
Hotel Riu Palace is an adults-only, all-inclusive located next to the sprawling Atlantis complex which offers day passes so guests can enjoy some of its more unique facilities like the marine exhibits and Aquaventure. Popular among younger couples and others who like more of a party vibe, there are two outdoor pools, including one with a swim-up bar, a spa, and a fitness center. Guests enjoy direct access to a reserved stretch of beach and a wide variety of dining and drinking options, including show cooking and Japanese fusion fare. If you’re craving something sweet, head to Cappuccino, the patisserie and ice cream parlor. Rooms include standard amenities like free stocked minibars with liquor dispensers and furnished terraces or balconies, many of which showcase sea views.
Located on North Bimini Island, Hilton at Resorts World Bimini offers plenty of things for couples to do, including the crown jewel, an adults-only rooftop infinity pool where those willing to wake up early can enjoy a colorful sunrise. Enjoy activities like snorkeling and parasailing, then head to the spa for pampering treatments. There’s also a world-class casino with over 160 slots and table games like craps, baccarat, and blackjack, while dining includes everything from a sushi bar and a pizzeria/gelateria to The Tides for Italian cuisine. The rooms and suites all have furnished outdoor spaces, some of which feature beautiful ocean views.
The island of Staniel Cay is part of the Exuma Cays in the central Bahamas. Staniel Cay Yacht Club offers a unique all-inclusive stay for those seeking an individually curated experience. A boutique hotel, it’s ideal for those seeking romance, complete with a romantic restaurant that offers fine dining on four-course meals with homemade bread and desserts like the highly recommended lime pie. There’s an outdoor pool and opportunities for snorkeling, paddleboarding, and kayaking. Bicycles are available if you want to explore the island, while rooms include a variety of options, like stilted bungalows that resemble boathouses, many of which sit right at the edge of the water.
Access to snorkeling, kayaking, and paddleboarding gear