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Paradise Island, Bahamas-Atlantis Resort

Atlantis Resort-Pradise Island, Bahamas

Paradise Island is a dedicated resort island of pure excitement and enjoyment connected to Nassau by two bridges. The island's purpose and existence is to entertain and provide incredible vacation and recreation to its visitors, with resorts, hotels, world class restaurants, shops, golf club, an aquarium, and casino, Spa, and water attractions. With its unique murals, sculptures, fountains, and the Great Hall of Waters, the beachfront Atlantis Resort and related Royal Towers offers easy access to Atlantis' new Aquaventure, a sprawling waterscape of pools, waterslides, and rivers. The Slide Tower has four waterslides in a 120-foot tower: the Abyss (a 50-foot, near vertical drop ending in an underground lair of prehistoric alligator gars), the Drop (which propels riders up the tower via water jets and then down through the Tower's dark center), the Falls, and the Surge. Aquaventure also houses a mile-long river ride and 11 rock climbing walls. With a focus on conservation and education, Dolphin Cay offers interactions with 20 bottlenose dolphins in their own habitat. Guests can also observe more than 50,000 marine mammals at Atlantis' Marine Habitat. Balinese-inspired treatments are available in the two-story Mandara Spa's 35-treatment rooms. An outdoor marketplace, Marina Village, showcases local culture throughout its 20 shops. Additional recreational facilities include 11 lagoons; 13 swimming areas; the Dig, an underground maze of corridors and viewing tanks containing sea creatures; the Mayan Temple's five waterslides; Turtle Beach, a sanctuary for native turtles; an 8,000-square-foot casino; a two-story nightclub; Sports Center, complete with tennis courts; and plenty of watersports. The resort’s 20 restaurants and bars range from casual fare to gourmet dining. The rooms have air-conditioning, satellite TV, sitting areas, balconies, minibars, hairdryers, irons, safes, and Internet access (certain additional fees may apply). Incredible resort accommodation options at Atlantis include: The Royal Towers, The Cove Atlantis, Beach Tower, Coral Towers, The Reed, Harborside Resort and The Suites.

 

 

 


 

 
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