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This water taxi was nothing like I have ever experienced. We were jam packed on a boat, like... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
travelergirl96
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Depew, New York
via mobile
Slow and steady

Took this boat from Nassau to Paradise Island. Cost $8.00 round trip. Does not include tip for... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
cekstra
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Grand Rapids, MI
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“paradise island” (125 reviews)
“tour guide” (34 reviews)
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Nassau, New Providence Island
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This water taxi was nothing like I have ever experienced. We were jam packed on a boat, like sardines, given the same tour information both ways, and to get on, you had to hop over concrete barriers then onto the boat. For $8 a person...More

Thank travelergirl96
Reviewed 3 days ago

Took this boat from Nassau to Paradise Island. Cost $8.00 round trip. Does not include tip for singing captain, or tip for talking tour guide. Also just so you know captain started the boat using a screwdriver, yes i was a little worried after that....More

Thank cekstra
Reviewed 4 days ago

The water taxi is an inexpensive way to get from one side of the island to the main beach area of the island. Limited pick up and drop off points but cheaper then a taxi.

Thank tomtaylor2004
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If travelling between Paradise Island and downtown Nassau, the water taxi/ferry boat is the way to go. $8 round trip per person for the 15 minute or so ride is way cheaper than a cab and they drop you off right at Woodes Rogers walk....More

Thank chris h
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everything met our expectations and was fun! Friendly service everywhere and beautiful scenery. Only complaint is that the fun music on the water taxis are a little too loud for a 15-20 minutes ride, !

Thank Adrianne S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My girlfriend and I took the water taxi from Paradise Island to Nassau to meet a friend, do some shopping, and site seeing for the day. The $4 was way worth it, much cheaper than a taxi cab. The ride was nice and it dropped...More

Thank Jill V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

These so called water taxis are enter at your own risk. With the exception of the driver of the boat who may be licensed, none of the other individuals on these ferries are licensed. The life jackets are very worn. This is important because you...More

Thank michelle h
Reviewed 9 November 2017

This was fun and staff made sure your entry and exit of the boat was smooth. Boat was clean and comfortable enough for a short trip .

Thank tom t
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Best way to get from the cruise ship to Atlantis. A lot of fun to ride and there was even a guide that gave history of the island during the trip!

Thank JL1707
Reviewed 21 October 2017

It's a great way to get from Paradis Island to Nasdau for only $4, but don't be in a hurry the leave every 30 minutes, but that's Bahamian time. Usually every 45 mnutes.

Thank Chefbear1
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Joeydirt501
14 September 2017|
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Response from OnlyaLadd | Reviewed this property |
Right at the dock.
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Zina I
28 July 2017|
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Response from Steve W | Reviewed this property |
The water taxis only run around the port and too and from paradise (hog) island.. the best thing is to get the transfer supplied by your tour operator to the Atlantis. When you get settled in then take the water taxi from... More
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Zina I
28 July 2017|
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Response from jan01876 | Reviewed this property |
You need to take a automobile taxi or airport transfer over to paradise island . Fare is about $40. Once you get to Atlantis you walk to end of marina village and then over towards the end of inbound bridge. Water taxi... More
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