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Wondering what to do while on Grand Bahama Island?

With so much to choose from, we encourage planning ahead, extending your stay and coming back again to experience all that Grand Bahama has to offer! The island of Grand Bahama is surrounded by beautiful beaches and miles of crystal-clear ocean water; making it an ideal location for a number of water activities. From scuba diving, snorkeling, […]

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Delta Adds Direct Flight to Grand Bahama

Great news for those looking to travel to Grand Bahama for the holidays and New Year! Beginning December 19, 2013, Delta Airlines will offer new, nonstop daily flights from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) and Grand Bahama International Airport (FPO). Sunday through Friday, the flight is scheduled to depart Atlanta at 9:50 a.m. and arrive […]

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French Canadian sailing group share trip from the US to entry in the Bahamas

André R. Lachapelle on board the S/V Wind Spirit 3 organized a flotilla of French cruisers from Canada to journey to warmer weather this winter. We were honored to be able to recently welcome the group to the Bahamas. Here André shares their experience of entering into the Bahamas from the United States and a few […]

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Bahamasair adds flights to the East Coast

There is good news for those traveling to Grand Bahama by plane. Beginning May 1, Bahamasair will fly into four east coast cities in addition to its daily service to Fort Lauderdale, Florida (FLL). Bahamasair will fly these routes year-round. The expanded service fills a void from Vision Airlines, which discontinued service last month. Here […]

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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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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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More Flights between Fort Lauderdale and Freeport

We’ve always said that Sunrise Resort and Marina is an easy escape. Just a short boat or quick flight away from South Florida! This summer, getting to our peaceful paradise on Grand Bahama is even easier thanks to expanded air service on Gulfstream International Airlines, a code-share partner of Continental and United Airlines. Gulfstream is […]

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New Expedited Return for Trusted US Boaters from Bahamas

For our many guests who arrive by boat from South Florida, it’s now quicker to check back in after your visit to the beautiful Bahamas. Here are all the details from the US Customs and Border Protection program: The small-vessel reporting system rolled out by U.S. Customs and Border Protection allows boat owners and passengers […]

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