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Bell Channel Inn

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Kings Road, P.O. Box F-43817 | Lucaya, Freeport 43817, Grand Bahama Island
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015 via mobile

Stayed at bellchannel inn 14 days and was made to feel welcome from the moment we arrived to the moment we left were looked after by all members of staff Liz and her family charmian and millenia and all staff and locals. Upstairs and a very special thanks to genie who Made our stay very special with her very caring... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

We arrived at the Bell Channel Inn by taxi from the ferry terminal, it cost us $30 between 3 people which wasn't too bad. We stayed for 5 nights, and would have stayed even longer if we could! Very warm welcome from the lady at reception who checked us in quick and answered any questions we had. Beach towels are... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

My experience of the Bell Channel Inn was of enjoyment and relaxation. А very friendly and relaxing environment with the staff being so nice and helpful. Genie and the lady from the reception were lovely people who go out of there way to assist you. If you needed to arrange any excursions then Genie would help you choose which and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

So very reasonably priced. Has decent sized rooms with serene views. I was so pleasantly surprised. Even has a small one-site restaurant which was convenient. My room was also very clean. Front desk agent was pleasant and friendly. Would definitely recommend if you want a nice place to stay, with a canal view, and if you're okay staying in a... More 

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Oakland Park, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

My husband and I stayed at the Bell Channel Inn and left knowing we will return again. The property is an older one but, is comfortable. Our room was clean and the service was excellent. We had a 1st floor room that opened out to the pool area. We also had a lovely view of the water . It was... More 

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jackson, wy
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Spent the first day/night at Bell Channel before heading to the eastern part of the island. While not a "looker" on the outside, the Bell Channel was a great place to spend a night. The rooms were nice and spacious and each room had a balcony that overlooked the pool (which was great!) and marina.The bathroom could use a little... More 

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Clendenin, West Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

If you want the freedom to plan your own vacation on Grand Bahama, this is the place to go. cheaper than the resorts, and thorough personal attention in all customer service. Not all-inclusive, so you are free to plan your own meals however you want them (there is a restaurant in the hotel if you don't want to go anywhere... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

I visited Grand Bahama Island for the third time in April 2015, and again stayed at the Bell Channel Inn. Most of the staff remembered me from previous visits. The rooms are basic, clean and spacious. A broken latch on the bathroom door was fixed in less than an hour while we were at breakfast. This older hotel, with a... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

My girlfriend and I decided to go to freeport for a vacation/birthday celebration. We chose the Bell Channel as it was number one on trip advisor and very reasonable in price. Here are the pros and cons of staying here. Pros: inexpensive under $100 per night verses $150 plus for nearby hotels. Very quiet in general as it is on... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Lets get the negative stuff over with first so I can get on with the positives! Yes I would have to say that the room we stayed in was not stellar. Bathroom needed work. Moldy around the shower tiles. Toilet wobbled. I took a deep breath every time I went in there. The room itself had outdated decor. Ceiling fan... More 

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