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Bay Street

Nassau, New Providence Island
+1 242-364-1314
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This commercial district is Nassau's busiest street and is full of interesting shops and restaurants.
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good36%
  • Average30%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“straw market” (123 reviews)
“lots of shops” (16 reviews)
“john bull” (6 reviews)
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Nassau, New Providence Island
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+1 242-364-1314
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"straw market"
in 123 reviews
"lots of shops"
in 16 reviews
"john bull"
in 6 reviews
"free shops"
in 6 reviews
"great shopping"
in 7 reviews
"downtown nassau"
in 15 reviews
"walk around"
in 9 reviews
"rum cake"
in 17 reviews
"paradise island"
in 13 reviews
"cruise port"
in 7 reviews
"cable beach"
in 10 reviews
"jewelry"
in 68 reviews
"ships"
in 46 reviews
"gucci"
in 8 reviews
"stroll"
in 19 reviews
"bahamas"
in 39 reviews
"liquor"
in 13 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of shops to chose from from cheap touristy t-shirts and souvenirs to jewelry like diamonds and tanzanite. It's fun to walk around and take in the sights but since it is close to the cruise ships docks it gets very crowded quickly. Many vendors...More

1  Thank Sarah M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cool seeing all the shops in downtown Nassau, however it kind of felt like I was back in the US with all the major chain shops and restaurants. I wasn't very impressed.

Thank mrjingles88
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

MSC Seaside Caribbean Cruise stop #3. Bay Street is located very close to the cruise terminal. Bay street is for shoppers. Lots of shopping to do here.

Thank nwaynesworld
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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

This street is right outside the straw market. A lot of shops from cheap T-shirts to expensive jewelry. Fun to look around. A lot of restaurants as well.

Thank srss96
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Reviewed 24 April 2018

Lots of high end shopping and jewelry. Also the straw market is fun if you are looking for things like shirts or other crafts

Thank matt b
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

We visited Bay Street on a Sunday mid day for lunch. Every restaurant serves a combination of fried foods or jerk chicken.

Thank tracy f
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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Had a great time walking around Bay Street checking out local shops, make sure to check out the shops in the alleys and side streets, great shop for rum cakes, souvenir shops.

Thank rustybob64
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Reviewed 16 March 2018

My last visit in Nassau we found a collection of local artists, crafters and photographers in Pomfrey Square and this visit found just a square bordered by restaurants and bars. Ended up on Bay Street and glanced down an alley way with unique shops and...More

2  Thank Lynanne L
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Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Definitely worth an hour or two of your island visit to experience this area but not the best place to get discounted souvenirs. Because this is right at the docks for the cruise ships most things are higher priced than buying them almost anywhere else....More

2  Thank 1safecracker
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Reviewed 10 March 2018

Our cruise ship excursion was canceled so we just walked the area. Several nice shops with high prices. However, we did find some souvenir shops with good quality t-shirts and hats and reasonable prices. Most of these shops were air conditioned and similar to our...More

Thank kythoro
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Gabi C
22 June 2017|
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Response from msworldadventure | Reviewed this property |
Not sure what the question really was. But Bay street is safe during the day but early evenings may not be to bad if you are use to city life (I'm originally from Philly & have been to Iraq) because it is a tourist area of... More
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Tom K
8 January 2017|
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Response from lalocadr19 | Reviewed this property |
No there is not, or at least I did not see one. You can ask the hotel to see if they have information.
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