Grand Bahama Activities

Explore Grand Bahama with Avis Car Rental

Guests love our quiet waterfront location and can easily access a nearby white sand beach with our complimentary bicycles.   But to see more of Grand Bahama Island, we recommend renting a car for some or all of your visit. While we drive on the left in the Bahamas, it is very easy to navigate around […]

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TripAdvisor Names Grand Bahama One of Best Destinations in the Caribbean

The travel experts at TripAdvisor have just released their list of the Best Destinations around the world, and named Freeport, Grand Bahama among the Best Destinations in the Caribbean. Grand Bahama ranked #18 and was the top-ranked spot in the Bahamas . Here is what TripAdvisor had to say about beautiful Grand Bahama: The capital of […]

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Grand Bahama Fishing Report

For all of our boaters and fishing enthusiasts, here is the latest fishing update from Grand Bahama Island. Yellowfin tuna are showing up about 15 to 25 miles offshore at the canyons. Smaller Blackfin tuna are being caught closer in. Dolphin are also being caught off shore. Grab your fishing gear and boat over to […]

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14th Annual Coconut Festival on Monday

If you love coconut, you’ll definitely want to visit Grand Bahama Island on Monday, April 9,  for the 14th Annual Coconut Festival. Held at the small seaside village of Pelican Point, known as the “Home of the Coconuts,” the Annual Coconut Festival is a signature community event featuring authentic Bahamian culture, cuisine and century’s old […]

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10K Classic Bahamas Race This Weekend

Many of our business travelers and boaters ask about local events and races. We wanted to let you know of a big event coming up this weekend so you can make sure to pack your sneakers. The 10K Classic Bahamas Race Weekend will be here on Grand Bahama. This fun-filled weekend begins on Friday, April […]

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A Grand Bahama “secret shoreline”

Many guests of Sunrise Resort and Marina enjoy renting a car to explore Grand Bahama Island on their own. One spot we recommend to guests is the Lucayan National Park, where there are underground caves and a beautiful beach. It’s not just us that think this Grand Bahama spot is worth a visit. The travel […]

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FLIFF On-location in Grand Bahama

Lights, camera, action! The Ft. Lauderdale International Film Festival (FLIFF) is coming to Grand Bahama! FLIFF, now in its 26th year, will host a new offshore festival in Freeport from October 27 through 30, 2011. This exciting four-day event includes: Movies made in the Bahamas Underwater cinematography workshop by award-winning cinematographer Paul Mockler Independent films […]

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Celebrate Summer Bahamian-style with Junkanoo

Another great reason to visit Sunrise Resort and Marina this summer – Summer Junkanoo Festival! The Bahamian festival of Junkanoo is “the most elaborate festival of the islands” and one of the best ways to experience Bahamian culture according to the travel experts at Gadling.com. This year, you don’t have to wait for Christmas to […]

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