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Grand Isle Resort & Spa

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Overview
Emerald Bay Great Exuma See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

This resort is safe, clean, well kept and an excellent place to stay on Great Exuma! The staff is friendly, the spa perfect and the restaurant very nice. The beach is crowded as it shares with Sandals--so be sure to leave the resort and go...More

Thank Chad G
Reviewed 6 days ago

I have never met a friendlier hotel staff in all of our travels! Jay remembered us and greeted us by name from day 1 every time he saw us! John and Annette at the bar are hilarious to chat with! Anya and Latizia in the...More

1  Thank smcable361811
Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to go away for the Thanksgiving holiday, and we chose Grand Isle Resort. It was beautiful there. We used the pool as well as the resort's restaurant a few times including Thanksgiving day. It was a little different than our traditional Thanksgiving dinner,...More

2  Thank Tribefans
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a beautiful resort staff and grounds, beach are awesome. We were placed in a 2 bedroom villa, it was cozy and perfect. We did have a power outage our first night but lights quickly resumed. The resort also refunded me our taxi ride...More

1  Thank Johnny R
Response from PatriciaS9443, Manager at Grand Isle Resort & SpaResponded 1 week ago

Hello Johnny R Thank you Kindly for your review of Grand Isle. We are sorry that you encountered this power outage during your stay. Our resort is equipped with backup generators always to ensure that operations can continue in such situations. Our pleasure to have...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I just have to tell you that I was expecting to come to a nice luxury resort...on a beach....blah blah blah. As soon as I drove through the gates and entered the brick paver roads, and saw the little golf carts driving around....I felt like...More

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About
Description
Located on Emerald Bay in Great Exuma, The Bahamas, Grand Isle Resort & Spa is a stunning ocean front resort. The exclusive gated community comprises 78 luxuriously appointed 1- to 4-bedroom villas that More range from 1,250 sq. ft. to 5,200 sq. ft. and offer a fully equipped kitchen, spacious living area, high-end amenities, and extraordinary views. Getting around the resort is quick and convenient, as every villa is equipped with a personal golf cart. Grand Isle is one of the finest resorts in the Caribbean and is ideally suited for family holidays, romantic getaways, destination weddings and honeymoons, or for simply enjoying the beach. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Beachfront
Free Parking
Spa
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Golf Course
Heated pool
Laundry Service
Microwave
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
78
Price range
US$ 414 - US$ 1,005 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Grand Isle Hotel Great Exuma
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Grand Isle Resort And Spa
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Grand Isle Resort & Spa Great Exuma, Bahamas
Location
Caribbean > Bahamas > Out Islands > Great Exuma
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
78
Price range
US$ 414 - US$ 1,005 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Grand Isle Hotel Great Exuma
,
Grand Isle Resort And Spa
,
Grand Isle Resort & Spa Great Exuma, Bahamas
Location
Caribbean > Bahamas > Out Islands > Great Exuma
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Traveller (1,302)
Room & Suite (643)
Pool & Beach (368)
Dining (96)
Amenities (51)
Family and Play Areas (7)
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681margaretf
24 October 2018|
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Response from Joanna_Koltan | Reviewed this property |
Maybe sandals adults only would be more fun, as this is family resort and stays at the same ebach, it has entertainment and definately if travelling wth no kids, i WOULD GO FOR SANDALS!
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681margaretf
24 October 2018|
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Response from truthNtravel | Reviewed this property |
As mentioned above, the beach is right on the property. Depending on what villa you get is how far the walk is. But no matter where you stay on property, you are not going to have to hike to the beach. It is right next to... More
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Room Tips
"play a round of golf and try the paddle boarding"
smcable361811
1 week ago
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"Room 1031 is exceptional and is quite possibly one of the best rooms ever!"
rich527
4 weeks ago
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"There is only one restaurant, but it was fabulous. We were there 5 days and were never tired of any meal."
DLangstaff
10 Sep 2018
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"2 bedroom penthouse suites for the best views"
Voyage162152
26 Aug 2018
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