Holidays in Paradise Island

Hotels in Paradise Island

Essential information for Paradise Island

Local time


Flag of the Bahamas


Bahamian Dollar $
Official currency of the Bahamas

Do I need a visa?

Yes, if you are travelling via the US you'll need to obtain approval no less than 72 hours prior to travel to the US via the ESTA (Electronic System for Travel Authorisation (ESTA) scheme.

Find out more about Travel Visas here »

Flight information

Nassau (NAS)
11 hours
Indirect flight

Flight schedule

  • Fly daily from the UK to Nassau via New York then on to your island of choice

Getting around

The Atlantis Resort Shuttle is FREE to Atlantis guests, transporting you round Paradise Island, including Marina Village. Downtown Nassau is around half an hour walk away or hop on a ferry boat between Paradise Island and Nassau, running daily between 9am-6pm. Taxis are readily available.

Highlights of Paradise Island

Once known as ‘Hog Island’ Paradise Island’s new name fits it down to a tee. Expect sun, sea, glorious white sand and world-class beach resorts. Here are its best attractions. 

Caribbean Beaches

Adventure and Wildlife


Food and Drink

Events and Festivals