Grand Bahama vacation

“Home away from home”

At Sunrise Resort and Marina, it’s the staff members that truly shine. We enjoy welcoming guests to our island home with warm Bahamian hospitality. It is always nice to hear from our guests after their stay with reviews on TripAdvisor and personal notes, and of course welcoming them back for a return visit! We wanted […]

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Take a walk in the labyrinth at the Garden of the Groves

A visit to the Garden of the Groves is one of our favorite must-see spots on Grand Bahama. The 12-acre park is a certified Wildlife Habitat by the U.S. Wildlife Federation. When walking through the trails among the native flowers and shrubs, waterfalls and fountains, you may see many types of indigenous and migratory birds and […]

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Save up to $300 on your Grand Bahama vacation

Book your next vacation to Sunrise Resort and Marina on Grand Bahama by February 4, 2013, and save up to $300 instantly! When you book both your hotel and airfare on Bahamas.com, you will receive instant savings of: $300 on stays of 6 nights or more $200 on stays of 3, 4 or 5 nights […]

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From Florida to Grand Bahama by Jet Ski

What better way to end the summer than to spend a weekend in beautiful Grand Bahama? We know it’s a quick trip away from South Florida by boat, but what about by jet ski? According to The Freeport News, no one has attempted to jet ski from Florida to Grand Bahama in 11 years. But […]

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Yellowfin Fever in Grand Bahama

Great Grand Bahama fishing continues for guests of Sunrise Resort and Marina. Paul, on board the “Checked~Out” from Hypoluxo Island, FL, along with Travis and Chris recently checked out Sunrise Resort and Marina and the fishing on Grand Bahama. The quick trip was to cure his “Yellowfin Fever” and was a success! Without the help […]

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Hooked on Great Grand Bahama Fishing

Recent tales of great fishing at Grand Bahama and catching big tuna hooked Dave and Laurie Webb for a return visit to Sunrise Resort and Marina this summer. The two are no strangers to Sunrise and Grand Bahama, having visited in previous years with the West Palm Beach Fishing Club. In his earlier visit this […]

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Meet Mr. Cooper, Taxi Driver and Tour Guide

We encourage our guests to explore beautiful Grand Bahama beyond our marina resort. One way to do so is to rent a car. However, for guests who wish to not worry about driving or who seek a local tour guide to learn about our island, we would like to introduce you to Mr. Godfrey Cooper. Mr. […]

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More Tales of Great Fishing on Grand Bahama

As we mentioned earlier this month, Bahamas fishing heats up in the summer. David Pleasanton boated over to Sunrise Resort and Marina in April to take advantage of the great fishing and just shared his photos from the trip. David writes, “Even though the wind was blowing hard, the fishing was great. We caught quite […]

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Grand Bahama Music & Heritage Festival

The dates have just been announced for the first annual Grand Bahama Music & Heritage Festival. Held August 3 – 5, 2012, this three-day event will celebrate our country’s 39th Independence. World-renowned, Grammy recording group Baha-Men (who sang “Who let the dogs out”) will join many other Bahamian artists performing at the event. Entertainers include: Shadoe Masta, […]

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Great Grand Bahama Fishing

As summer approaches, the fishing heats up on Grand Bahama. The ideal time to visit is anytime between April and September. Richard Plymel on board the Aquasition from West Palm Beach, Florida, recently visited for a fishing trip. They caught lots of Mahi Mahi and Yellowfin Tuna, and shared these photos. It looks like it […]

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