Nassau (Montagu)

Historically the site of one of Nassau’s most prestigious hotel properties, and residential areas, the Montagu area has since been rezoned & is taking on a role of one of the more commercial sites with many of the larger financial institutions, law firms and insurance agencies choosing to relocate their offices into larger, more modern corporate facilities. At the same time visitors to this area are never far from shopping opportunities a variety of restaurants and are within walking distance of the bridges to Paradise Island. Hotels in this area are for travellers on the go preferring budget style accommodations and very easy access to shopping, dining and various excursion operators as well as live aboard diving yachts. A public beach is located by Fort Montagu and on Saturdays and Sundays you will find locals selling Bahamian delicacies like conch fritters, coconut tarts, sky juice etc.


The small budget type hotel properties located in the Montagu area, are ideally suited for guests on the go. They cater to both the corporate traveller affording these guests convenient access to some of the larger corporate centers including but not limited to: Family Guardian, KPMG accounting, future site of the Law Offices of Higgs & Johnson, Scotia Bank & Scotia Trust & the UBS Bank House.

For the vacationing guest, hotels in this area offer clean affordable accommodation and easy access (on foot) to shopping, dining and entertainment including:

  • Sunny Side Restaurant and Bar)
  • East Villa (Chinese Gourmet Dining)
  • Montagu Steak Gardens
  • Double Dragon (Budget Chinese Dining)
  • Seafront Sushi
  • The Poop Deck East (local fare/seafood)
  • Dominos Pizza
  • Bahamas Subs and Salads
  • Starbucks Coffee
  • Dairy Queen
  • Bed Bath & Home
  • John Bull
  • Lens Crafters
  • Dry Cleaning
  • The Sports Center
  • Heatwave Surf and Swim
  • Fines Threads
  • Adam and Eve
  • Lorenes
  • Sandy’s
  • Radio Shack
  • Solomons Fresh Market
  • 700 Wines and Spirits Liquor Store
  • Lowes Pharmacy
  • First Caribbean Bank
  • DryClean Alternative
  • Bahamas Vision Center
  • The Skin Center
  • Harbour Bay Medical Center
  • Impressions Dental
  • Happy Hair Boutique
  • Windermere Day Spa & Salon
  • Open MRI of Nassau
  • Back to Health
  • Lightbourne Marine
  • Marlin Marine
  • Powerboat Adventures
  • Bahama Divers (5-minute walk)
  • Deep Sea Fishing Charters (5-minute walk)
  • Other excursions will pick you up from your hotel, in most cases on a complimentary basis
  • Shooters Bar
  • Crazy Johnnies Night Club with balcony and view of all the lights on Paradise Island and Nassau’s Harbour. (Open Friday and Saturdays only)