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Do you take a cruise? Or do you stay at a resort? The answer is simple, you can have both, and why not have the best of both worlds, with Bahamas Paradise Cruise Line being the first in the industry to bring you a Cruise & Stay package, you’ll turn your already amazing cruise vacation into a Cruise & Stay vacation. Not only will you get all the amazing benefits of a cruise experience but you’ll get all the amazing benefits of a resort and spending more time on land!
Take a one way one-night cruise to Grand Bahama Island, stay for two or four more nights at one of our partnered resorts, and sail back relaxed and refreshed to The Port of Palm Beach. With several premier properties to choose from, you can stay in an all-inclusive resort such as the Viva Wyndham Fortuna Beach Resort or The Grand Lucayan. If all-inclusive isn’t quite what you’re looking for, don’t worry, we got you covered, you can opt for the hotel only package at the Pelican Bay Hotel or Marlin at Taino Beach Resort & Club. Remember, there’s flexibility to customize a vacation package to meet you and/or your family’s specific needs.
There are many perks to a Cruise & Stay vacation experience, below are a few advantages and a breakdown of what to expect.
Value and Affordability: With winter around the corner, (I’m shivering, thinking of it) Cruise & Stay packages are affordable, it’s the best time to save some money and get an amazing vacation in the warm weathers of The Bahamas. It’s a popular time to travel, so booking ahead is always a wise decision.
Best of Both Worlds: Not only are you getting a two-night cruise and experiencing the cruise aspect of your vacation, but you are also getting more time on Grand Bahama Island. With the perks of staying in a resort, you’ll also have more time to relax, explore and immerse yourself in the Bahamian culture, this will truly give you a diverse experience.
The Cruise: Both our ships are packed with excitement from delectable cuisine and spectacular nightly shows to relaxing poolside or the unlimited entertainment we offer. Onboard our ships we have complimentary and specialty dining, theaters that showcase a variety of remarkable Vegas-style shows, comedy shows, the Par-A-Dice Casino, full professional services at the Indulgence Spa & Salon, or you can dance the night away in one of our nightclubs, relax poolside and sip on a cocktail, we have a complimentary Kids Club if you’re traveling with children…the possibilities are endless.
& The Stay (Resort): Once docked, and you get to explore Grand Bahama Island, the comfort of knowing you have two or four days extra to explore and continue your vacation on land is a pretty great feeling, you won’t have to worry about time, you’ll get to relax, unwind and explore Grand Bahama Island for the perfect beach holiday. Not only will you get to experience the resort aspect of the vacation by enjoying the amazing facilities at the resort properties, but you’ll give yourself more time to really immerse yourself in the Bahamian culture, try local delicacies, go on some excursions, enjoy white sandy beaches and the beautiful waters of the Bahamas. With our partnered resorts, you can choose between all-inclusive resorts or opt. for the hotel only package, either option will bring you nothing but the best experience. Take a look below at our partnered resorts for a small glimpse into what they offer.
The Grand Lucayan: This is an all-inclusive tropical haven with an 18-hole golf course, infinity pool, and private beach, with a wide variety of on-property bars and restaurants to choose from, enjoy some fine cuisine and premium drinks which all are included in your stay.
Viva Wyndham Fortuna Beach Resort: This is an all-inclusive resort that’s located on the South Shore of Grand Bahama Island, with stunning views, private beach, beautiful pool, and enough entertainment and adventures to keep you busy the entire duration of your stay.
Marlin at Taino Beach Resort & Club: This is a hotel only stay package, which is family friendly, has a private beach, and has Grand Bahamas’ largest waterslide pool! You can spend your day in a lagoon-style pool equipped with a swim up bar, waterfalls, caves and a lazy river.
Pelican Bay Hotel: This is a hotel only stay package, which offers three pristine pools, a private beach, and breathtaking views from private balconies, a family friendly hotel that is also adjacent to Port Lucaya Marketplace.
Cruise & Stay is the best of both worlds, with affordable pricing, and the extended vacation by doing a resort stay, you’ll really get to enjoy your next adventure at sea and on land. Don’t worry yourself with which one will I do, when you can do both, so make your getaway two vacations in one!