Your favorite bloggers are floating around on pink flamingos, boasting about Baha Mar!
Are you wondering if this trendy, Caribbean resort is more than just “Instagram-worthy”?
Here’s what to expect & how to budget for Baha Mar.
Are you planning a Caribbean vacation for two – or more than a few?
Looking for an all-inclusive deal in the Bahamas but can’t find any for Baha Mar ?
Most of us can agree – ‘all-inclusive’ deals are brilliant and convenient.
Who wouldn’t want to have fun, without keeping a tab open for every transaction?
Although Baha Mar doesn’t offer all-inclusive packages, you can still experience a stress-free vacation if you plan ahead:)
There are several things to consider prior to booking your reservations.
The most frequently asked questions are:
“Is Baha Mar expensive?”
“Does it cost more than an all-inclusive Resort?”
“Are food and beverage costs overpriced?”
Unfortunately, there’s not an accurate number.
The most important thing to consider are
What To Expect & How To Budget For Your Baha Mar Experience:
If you are craving a Caribbean vacation, and love Las Vegas — Baha Mar is definitely made for you!
Think about location, lodging, dining, transportation, and what kind of entertainment or excursions you’d like to experience.
Nassau, Bahamas is a 2 hr flight from Charlotte, NC.
Airfare ranges between $500-750.
Baha Mar is a 15 minute drive from LPI Airport.
Taxi, Uber or Lyft is between $15-25.
Destination is close and convenient. You can have the best of both worlds in less than 2.5 hours travel time!
How To Choose The Best Resort In Baha Mar
There are 3 luxurious Caribbean resorts sitting on 1,000 acres of paradise. The big question is – which one is the best resort for you and your crew?
Here are your options:
Are you on a honeymoon or celebrating an anniversary?
Rosewood Baha Mar is a beautiful,Bahamian estate known for luxury and romance. Wake up and feel the ocean breeze from your beachfront villa suite. Access a contemporary, private beach and sensational spa during your stay.
This exceptional experience starts from
$725-1,700.00 per night. ( rates vary )
Looking for a clean, white, modern, sophisticated space that’s functional?
Grand Hyatt Baha Mar is the perfect pick for a couples getaway!
Only the sweetest dreams occur in the heavenly Hyatt, Euro pillow-top bed. All Grand Hyatt rooms come with floor to ceiling windows, with incredible views of the ocean, island, or fountain show.
Enjoy 6 outdoor pools, a private beach area, and optional butler services starting from
$248-600.00 per night ( rates vary )
Planning a girls trip?
Or do you prefer a young, hip crowd that knows how to party?
This baroque-boutique hotel room makes a swanky, fashionable statement.
SLS Baha Mar is made for the creative crowd, with 5 star standards. There’s a variety of impressive restaurants, 2 pools, and more entertainment than you handle.
This chic experience starts from
$225-1,700.00 (rates vary )
As a group of “foodies”, we prioritize planning. Our dinner reservations are made weeks in advance.
Find restaurants that interest you. Check out the menu to get an idea of how the cuisines are priced:)
Baha Mar’s culinary scene is known for its high-end dining experience by renowned, international chefs, that will spice up your taste palette!
Here’s our top 3 favorite restaurants at Baha Mar:
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Beaches And Pools
Who doesn’t love beaches and pools?
Escape to Paradise Island, step foot on a beachfront balcony, and enjoy the lucite waters of Cable Beach, Nassau.
No matter what hotel you choose, you will have access to any of the 10 pools on Baha Mar’s property.
There’s literally a pool for every mood:)
“The Adult Playground” – known as Terrace by Bungalow, is bordered by lush Bahamian palm trees, that accents the divine design of the SLS pool.
If you’re looking for fun, Privilege is where the party is!
You will find familiar faces and celebrity-guest DJ’s on rotation at this pool!
WARNING: It is super ‘lit’ and the food is fire!
Surround yourself with serenity – and ease your way into a calming cabana, at Grand Hyatt’s Reflections pool.
“If everyone else jumped off a cliff, would you do it?”
No, but if my husband jumps off a cliff – into the Grand Hyatt Blue Hole Pool, I may just catch him through my camera lens:)
Save Money On Alcohol
So your next question is:
“What are the cost of drinks at Baha Mar?”
Your average drink can cost between $15-$22.
But honestly, you can save money on alcohol by purchasing a bottle from the airport or at a gift shop inside the resort.
This way you can ‘pre-game’ in your room;)
Our drink charges were not bad at all.
What are YOUR desired vacation vibes?
My husband and I work nonstop. Between career and kids, it’s easy to run out of time for one another.
Marriage requires effort.
Travel is the one hobby Jeremy and I have in common.
We really enjoy exploring new destinations together.
Now that we get to share these experiences with close friends, our couples getaways are even more fun!
On most Caribbean getaways, we’re either exploring off-site or booking an exciting excursion. But this time, we didn’t bother to leave the resort.
Which is a good thing, because we were actually considering an $8,000 boat ride to Exuma!
One thing for sure — Baha Mar never failed to keep us busy!
You’d either find us at Privilege soaking up the sun, ‘shot up’ by wine guns, getting dressed for an exquisite culinary experience, or cashing out at the casino.
Tip For Travelers: If you plan to gamble,
‘know your limit’.
( those free drinks add up.😉 )
What should you expect at Baha Mar?
If you are looking for ‘Vegas vibes’ in paradise…
then you’ve hit the jackpot!
Planning ahead is how you budget for your Baha Mar experience.
Oh yeah, don’t forget to check out Sky Bar – a super sexy rooftop lounge with a dazzling ‘Agrabah’ view!
The experience feels like a ‘whole new world’.
Thank You SLS & Parasol team for making our Caribbean-Couples-Getaway extra amazing!