FREEPORT, Grand Bahama Island- On Thursday, February 26th, 2015, what can be described as a new era in South Florida cruise ferry transportation began for the neighboring shores of Grand Bahama Island. Over 100 special invited guests from throughout the travel and tourism industry climbed onboard the luxurious, state-of-the-art, 1000 passenger capacity vessel for the official inauguration ceremony of Balearia Bahamas Express’s newest addition, the “Bahama Mama” superfast Alhucemas.
Impressed with the service of the new vessel, Director General of the Ministry of Tourism, Joy Jibrilu stated that “This brand new ship will cut the time it takes to ferry passengers between us in half…” signifying “a most outstanding performance.” Jibrilu continued in mentioning that “With travel amenities that rival those of cruise ships, some 300,000 passengers
WEST END, Grand Bahama Island (February 19, 2015) – Old Bahama Bay Resort & Yacht Harbour, Grand Bahama Island’s premier resort and marina, now offers Florida Residents an added bonus for visiting West End.
Florida Residents Package
1) This 2 night package includes luxury junior suite accommodations at a 25% savings over published rates plus daily breakfast for two as well as all taxes, fees and service charges.
2) Rates for an oceanfront room are $700 and oceanview rooms are $625. Additional nights are available for add-on.
3) The package is only available from March 1 through May 15, 2015, and on new bookings only.
Old Bahama Bay, located just 56 miles east of Palm Beach, Florida, features tranquility at every turn with its hammock-lined beaches, crystal blue waters, spectacular sunsets, luxury guestroom
GRAND BAHAMA ISLAND, Bahamas – February 25, 2015 – Grand Lucayan, the four-star award-winning resort located just 55 miles off the Florida coast on Grand Bahama Island, has developed a unique platform which will now allow guests to book a “cruise and stay” package for travel from Fort Lauderdale, Florida to Grand Bahama Island, adding yet another option for convenient access to the destination.
The ultimate Bahamas experience now begins the moment guests board the state-of-the-art 1,000 passenger cruise ferry dubbed the “Bahama Mama.” Featuring economy and top of the line first-class seating, private suites, a swimming pool, lounges, casino, entertainment, an “A la Carte” restaurant, bars and cafes, duty-free shopping and a 200 container cargo capacity, Baleária Ferry Express’ new vessel boasts the capacity to bring more than 300,000 tourists to Grand Bahama