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Happy Holidays from Grand Bahama

As 2011 comes to an end, we have a lot to celebrate and be thankful for. We thank you for your support, for telling your friends about us and sharing your experience on TripAdvisor, which has helped us to become the #1 Resort on Grand Bahama Island. Most of all, we thank you for choosing […]

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“A perfect place to stop”

Why sail into Freeport, Grand Bahama? Read what cruisers George and Kerri of the S/V Marquesa, who we had the pleasure of meeting last week, had to say about their first trip to Freeport, Grand Bahama – and why they’ll be back.   Freeport – Who knew? This was the usual response from cruisers when […]

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New ferry service from Ft. Lauderdale to Freeport

Great news! South Florida residents now have another travel option available to get to Grand Bahama. Today, Bahamas Express began fast ferry service between Fort Lauderdale, Florida, and Grand Bahama Island. The 76-mile journey takes approximately 2. 5 hours. On your way to Grand Bahama, you can enjoy duty-free shopping, on-board entertainment and food and […]

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Welcome Canadian cruisers

A tell-tale sign that winter has arrived is the return of many cruisers from Canada. We’re excited to reconnect with old friends from up north and meet many new faces. Our marina is quite busy, but there’s still many boat slips left. And now is an ideal time to escape to beautiful Grand Bahama. Warm […]

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Sail into Sunrise for 2 Nights Free

You read that right. This winter, we’re offering all cruisers and boaters two free nights dockage – no strings attached. Just pay for your electricity and water usage. Our Sunrise Slip Sampler special is a way for us to introduce, or re-introduce, our secluded marina that’s  full-service and full of amenities to sailers, cruisers and […]

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Sunrise Manager Appointed Secretary of Grand Bahama Island Tourism Board

Congratulations to our General Manager, Ta’Shar Cuccurullo! She has just been appointed to the position of Secretary on the Grand Bahama Island Tourism Board for 2011 – 2012. Sunrise Resort &  Marina, the smallest hotel on Grand Bahama, now has a position on the Tourism Board. Ta’Shar is a wonderful ambassador for Sunrise Resort & […]

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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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New Airline to Grand Bahama Launches with $2 Fare

Flying to beautiful Grand Bahama Island just got a lot easier and cheaper thanks to Vision Airlines. Beginning this November, Vision Airlines will offer new non-stop flights from: Fort Lauderdale, FL Baltimore, MD Louisville, KY Raleigh, NC Richmond, VA The low-cost airline will also offer service from Destin/Fort Walton Beach, FL (with one stop). Fares […]

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Win a Vacation at Sunrise!

Attention South Florida! This contest is for you. We’re partnering with our friends at The Palm Beach Post to giveaway a free 3-night stay for you, a guest and your boat at our Grand Bahama resort and waterfront marina. To enter and more details, click here. While you’re there, also sign up for The Palm […]

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Back to Normal after Hurricane Irene

Thank you all for your thoughts and wishes during Hurricane Irene. We’re happy to report that we’re back to normal at Sunrise Resort and Marina. In fact, our team cleaned up the debris quickly and we welcomed guests on Saturday. Grand Bahama Island is also back to business as usual, businesses and airports are all […]

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