The Bahamas to open the Caribbean's largest ever mega-resort this March - Baha Mar – The New Riv


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Tourism in the Bahamas will never be the same again, as the largest single-phase luxury resort set to open in March along Nassau's famous Cable Beach.

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The hotel's 100,000 square foot casino - it's the largest in the country

The integrated gaming resort will include a 100,000 square foot casino - the largest in the country - alongside 40 restaurants and bars, plenty of shops in its Waterside Palace promenade, the first-ever Tournament PlayersClub 18-hole golf course in the Bahamas, and The Racquet Club, a world-class tennis facility.

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The entire hotel will be decorated in traditional Bahamian style, including many bright colours

The Baha Mar Casino & Hotel will be the mega-resort's most impressive stand-alone property, offering 1,000 rooms and 105 suites and villas.

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Of particular note is the VIP Villa Roxie, with interiors designed by singer Lenny Kravitz's design firm, boasting a private fitness room, massage room, media room and gaming room. Also design by Kravitz a nightclub.

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At the SLS LUX at Baha Mar

Not to be outdone, there will also be a 700-room Grand Hyatt outfitted in traditional Bahamian colors and designs, an all-inclusive Melia resort, a Rosewood property and an SLS Lux hotel, known for its Las Vegas and Beverly Hills outposts.

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The refined elegance of the Rosewood's spa

The Rosewood, with just 200 rooms and five beachfront villas, however, will be the smallest.

In total there will be over 3,000 rooms available to book, along with countless other timeshare and private rental home options.

But what really sets this mega-resort apart from its Las Vegas counterparts is the stunning beachfront.

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There's over half a mile of sandy oceanfront, as well as 'The Sanctuary,' which offers 20 acres worth of beach and pool experiences, including lagoon pools and streams.

The Five luxury hotels, comes with a staggering $3.5BILLION price tag.