Nassau Yacht Haven
"The oldest operating marina in The Bahamas"
Planning a Caribbean sailing excursion? Looking for a great place to enjoy a day of shopping, dining, and scuba diving in the heart of Nassau? Nassau Yacht Haven is primed for yachtsmen, sailors and island visitors alike.
Nassau Yacht Haven is the Bahamas' original marina. This historic marina has a lengthy list of services for those looking to dock their boat. Since 1946, Nassau Yacht Haven has had a rich history of welcoming yachtsmen from around the world. Their onsite restaurant has been serving visitors and locals alike for 54 years, and is a staple of Bahamian cuisine. Nassau Yacht Haven is the place to dock, dine, and explore this Caribbean paradise.
Marina Services & Amenities
Sailing the Bahamas is a bucket list experience for any avid boater. With over 900 islands to explore, it is truly one of the world's finest destinations to plan a paradise getaway. Knowing which marina to dock at can be a serious challenge, but one that should top your list is Nassau Yacht Haven. As the original marina in The Bahamas, they have extensive experience and completely equipped facilities. Water and electrical hookups, large slips that can accommodate vessels up to 200 feet, state of the art in-slip WIFI, shower facilities, grocery store and shops within walking distance ... it truly offers all the amenities yachtsmen and sailors need, as well as the ones they want.
Additionally, for the convince of the guests, the nearby food store offers a free shuttle for picking up and dropping off the marina's customers right at the front door, in order to make a walk with groceries much more easy and convenient.
Plan A Visit During Your Nassau Vacation
Whether visiting by land or by sea, Nassau Yacht Haven's prime location in the heart of Nassau delivers the perfect area to spy luxury yachts, unique vessels, and exciting powerboats, all while enjoying the unique and truly Bahamian experiences of it tenants. While staying at the marina, try a boat charter or scuba adventure with their onsite 5 star PADI dive operator, Bahama Divers. Followed-up with lunch or dinner at The Poop Deck, a restaurant that is not only a Nassau favorite, but one of the most famous in all of The Bahamas. The Nassau Yacht Haven is also within walking distance to an abundance of shops for those in the mood for some retail therapy, or just need the basic everyday essentials.
The Poop Deck Restaurant
The Poop Deck is the Bahamas' oldest continuously operating restaurant. You only need to check out their autographed menu wall(s) of fame, full of celebrities, to know it is rich in history and is an essential visit by anyone while in Nassau.
Enjoy lunch or dinner at one of the most popular restaurants in the nation's capital! Open daily from 11:30 AM to 10:30 PM, and boasting a daily Happy Hour from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM, this dining experience is a must during your getaway. Fresh Bahamian seafood makes up most of the menu, but there are options for every diet and taste profile.
Bahama Divers - Scuba, Snorkel, & Boating Excursions
Founded in 1967, Bahama Divers is also one of the most experienced and oldest in their industry and country. Visitors can plan scuba, snorkel, and boating excursions. They are home to the largest dive shop with the most up to date gear, as well as a team of professionals who keep the excursions safe, fun, and exciting.
Other Facilities Within Walking Distance
- Potters Cay Fish/Conch Shacks & Bars (Bahamian)
- Double Dragon (Chinese)
- Sea Side Sushi (Japanese)
- Dominos (Pizza)
- Starbucks (Coffee)
- Caffe Caribe(Coffee) (Bookstore)
- Bahama Subs & Salads (Previously Subway)
- Dairy Queen (Ice Cream) (American Food)
- Wild Thyme (American/Bahamian)
HEALTH & BEAUTY
- Paradise Pharmacy
- Lowe's Pharmacy
- Harbour Bay Medical Center
- Windermere Day Spa & Salon
- Impressions Dental (General) (Cosmetic)
- Bahamas Vision Center
- Eye Candy Makeup Store
- Happy Hair Boutique
- The Skin Centre (Dermatology)
- Back to Health (Chiropractor)
- 700 Wines & Spirits (Liquor) (Beer) (Cigars)
- Knowles Liquor Store
- Sea Gars (Cigars)
- Custom Computers Limited
- QBC Electronics
- Rubins Clothing & Shoes Since 1929
- Melissa Sears Fashion (Clothing)
- Logos (Bookstore)
- Heatwave Surf & Swim (Clothing) (Equipment)
- John Bull (Accessories) (Upscale)
- Splash Dance
- Lorene's Intimates (Women's Clothing)
- The Sport's Center (Fitness equipment)
- Tanya Saunders Boutique
- Fine Threads (Men's Clothing)
OTHER BUSINESS' AND SERVICES
- Yamaha Service Center
- Lightbourne Marine (Fishing & Boat Supplies)
- Brown's Boat Basin (Hauling & Bottom Painting)
- Aliv (Phone Service Provider)
- BTC (Phone Service Provider)
- CIBC First Caribbean Bank
- DryClean Alternative
- Pet Heaven (Pet Supplies & Boarding)