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Get an overview of this hotelSecluded, all-inclusive Bahamian Out Island resort

Location

Set along a pristine, white-sand beach, among 500 acres of tropical gardens, this all-inclusive resort makes the most of its stunning location in Exuma, Bahamas.

Hotel Features

Seven restaurants and 6 bars offer unlimited fine dining and premium beverages, while an exhaustive selection of watersports and Greg Norman-designed golf course keep guests entertained.

Room Amenities

Sandals Emerald Bay Great Exuma - All Inclusive offers a range of ocean view and beachfront rooms, suites and villas, with balconies or patios that open to beach, ocean or garden views. Rooms have complimentary WiFi, iPod docks, DVD players, cable TV, minibars, and deep soaking bathtubs.

Renovations & Closures

The following facilities will be closed from 03 January 2017 to 12 January 2017 (dates subject to change):
  • Golf course

Hotel Amenities

All-Inclusive Details

This resort is all-inclusive. Onsite food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).

Gratuities and taxes

Gratuities and taxes are included. Additional gratuities at guests' discretion are not accepted.

Food and beverages

  • All buffet and à la carte meals, snacks, and beverages included
  • 24-hour room service
  • In-room minibar (all beverages included)

Activities and facilities/equipment

All onsite activities and use of facilities and equipment are included.

Water activities

  • Kayaking
  • Rowing/canoeing
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling
  • Windsurfing

Land activities

  • Fitness facilities
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Access to 18-hole golf course
  • 2 rounds of golf during stay
  • Use of golf cart
  • Golf green fees
  • Transportation to golf course

Lessons/classes/games

  • Aerobics
  • Water fitness

Entertainment

  • Onsite entertainment and activities
  • Access to onsite clubs
  • Onsite live performances
  • Theme parties

Other inclusions

  • Roundtrip airport transfers

Not included

  • Use of golf equipment
  • Scuba-diving certification
  • Scuba-diving lessons
  • Tennis lessons
  • Laundry/dry cleaning services
  • Spa/beauty facilities and services
  • Offsite tours
  • Transportation to offsite activities

Hotel Amenities

Set among 500 secluded acres of tropical gardens, along a pristine, mile-long, white sand beach, Sandals Emerald Bay Great Exuma - All Inclusive boasts three impressive swimming pools, including a half-acre, zero-entry pool with a dramatic, central fire pit.

Guests can take advantage of a wide range of included water activities, like sailing, canoeing, kayaking, windsurfing, and snorkeling; or just relax in the 4 swimming pools and spa tubs. Scuba diving is also complimentary for certified divers.

Beach volleyball, tennis, table tennis and billiard will keep guests entertained out of the water, and the fitness center offers a range of yoga, Pilates and aerobic classes. The 29,000-square-foot Red Lane Spa offers 16 treatment rooms, a steam room, beauty salon, plunge pools and secluded relaxation areas. For an additional fee, guests can enjoy the 18-hole, 7,000-yard (6,400-meter) Greg Norman-designed championship golf course.

Unlimited fine dining and premium beverages are available at any of the resort's 7 restaurants and 6 full-service bars, including a swim-up pool bar and piano bar. 24-hour room service is available in all room categories, as well as a complimentary airport shuttle.

  • Shopping on site 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 6 
  • Terrace 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Beach cabanas (surcharge) 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Conference center 
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 6 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Picnic area 
  • Spa services on site 
  • On private beach 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Marina on site 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Library 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Free airport transportation 
  • Total number of rooms - 245 
  • Business center 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 3 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Garden 
  • Free self parking 
  • Number of restaurants - 7 
  • Golf course on site 
  • Spa tub 
  • Swim-up bar 
  • Wedding services 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • iPod docking station 
  • Balcony or patio 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Phone 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • DVD player 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower only 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Plasma TV 

Where to Eat

Bahama Bay - This buffet restaurant serves complimentary breakfast, lunch, dinner, and brunch.

Barefoot by the Sea - This beachfront restaurant serves lunch and dinner.

Cafe de Paris - This café serves complimentary breakfast only.

Dinos Pizzeria - This restaurant specializes in Italian cuisine and serves lunch and dinner.

Il Cielo - Overlooking the pool and garden, this fine-dining restaurant specializes in Italian cuisine and serves complimentary breakfast and dinner. Reservations are required.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Guests can play rounds at the 18-hole golf course and enjoy other recreation facilities including a private beach, outdoor tennis courts, and a marina. 3 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a spa tub. Other recreational amenities include a fitness facility.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Beach volleyball on site 
  • Beach yoga on site 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Golf driving range on site 
  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Rowing or canoeing on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
  • Sailing on site 
  • Scuba diving on site 
  • Snorkeling on site 
  • Tennis lessons on site 
  • Volleyball on site 
  • Windsurfing on site 
  • Golf lessons on site 
  • Golfing on site 
  • Kayaking on site 

Spa Services

The 29,000-square-foot (2,700-square-meter) Red Lane Spa is a tropical sanctuary for mind, body and soul. Blending European spa techniques with a distinctly Caribbean feel, it offers 16 treatments rooms, private beachside gazebos, a steam room, and relaxation areas. The range of services includes individual and couples massage, sports massage, hot stone therapy, pregnancy massage, body scrubs and wraps, facial treatments and manicures and pedicures. The spa’s fitness center offers yoga, Pilates and aerobics classes in both indoor and outdoor studios.

  • Body wraps 
  • Body treatments 
  • Number of treatment rooms 16 
  • Outdoor treatment areas 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Contact the property in advance to get details.
Guests who book a room category with butler service included must contact this hotel in advance to provide their preferences. Contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children 18 and younger are not allowed at this adults-only property. All guests older than 18 are welcome.

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • No onsite parking is available.

Caters to adults only

No pets or service animals allowed

Minimum guest age is 18

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

This property is a couples-only resort. Single occupancy bookings will be relocated. Guests can contact the property for additional information using the number on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Hotel Name

We should mention

Guests under 18 years old are not permitted at this adults-only property. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in EarthCheck, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

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