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Bell Channel Inn

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Kings Road, P.O. Box F-43817 | Lucaya, Freeport 43817, Grand Bahama Island
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Ranked #2 of 18 hotels in Freeport
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Mesa, Arizona, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

a very good place to stay would stay there again.they were very helpful.we when fishing and the restaurant did an great job cooking them for us.what to say thanks to Jeannie for all the help she gave us.THANKS BELL CHANNEL CANT WAIT TO SEE YOU AGAIN

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Lucerne, Switzerland
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I stayed there for about two weeks and it was a very nice and quiet stay and the picturesque Port Lucaya (with a typical Bahamian market, casino, beach) is only a 10 minute walk away. The staff is very friendly and the view on the water is very nice and there is a good restaurant.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I had a pleasant stay there , it was peaceful and relaxing . what makes it relaxing is out side your room is the view of the water. The staff is very courteous . It have all the conveniences , the location is good ,I will recommend it to a friend.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I were completely blown away. We were not expecting the level of service, the amazing food, the amazing help given by the concierge Jeannie and the rest if the staff. Even the local customers who frequented the restaurant and bar "upstairs" were friendly. The Bell Channel Inn made a long weekend getaway into a truly amazing vaction

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Orlando
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I stayed four days and nights. The staff is so friendly! It's quaint and comfortable! We walked to the Marketplace and beach. We ate the best fish ever at the hotel's restaurant. Delicious can't even describe how good it was. We are definitely going back to them! We went on excursions with the help of Jeannie and... More

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Boca Raton, Florida
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you're looking for a true island experience away for the big resort hotels visit The Bell Channel Inn Hotel. The staff is friendly and will help you with whatever you need to make your stay enjoyable! If they can't help you Lisbeth or Susie will. There is also a Dive Shop on site, "Caribbean Divers" ask for Presley, he... More

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BellChannelInn, Public Relations Manager at Bell Channel Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review! I am so happy to know that our staff went above and beyond to make your stay a memorable experience! I hope to welcome you back to Bell Channel Inn one day! All the Best! Best Regards, Seleana More

Easton, Pennsylvania, United States
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I wanted a place with restaurant & bar that wasn't a 'resort'. This is the place to go for comfort. The staff went above and beyond on service. Thanks Sam for the suggestions! it was too bad the pool 'broke'. The Inn is just on the outskirts of the market making it quiet and not a lot of traffic noise.... More

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I needed to relax kind of 100 % - Bell Channel Inn with the very personal service of the owners and of course the staff (who seems to have found a home there) made it possible. There is a diving school and of course diving excursion available at the Inn - also shuttle transport to a very nice beach -... More

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Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

The rooms and the restaurant have an excellent view to the channel, the food at the Upstairs Restaurant is very very good. I've had breakfast and dinner there everyday! Something that needs to be written apart is the staff, everybody here has been so nice!

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BellChannelInn, Public Relations Manager at Bell Channel Inn, responded to this review

Dear Ramon Naquid, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your visit. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, and it is reviews like yours that motivate us to do even more for our guests! I will forward your kind words on to our staff. We look forward to welcoming you... More

Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Very friendly service from the minute I got there. Everyone was very helpful and the food was great. Definitely recommend the house salad dressing! Rooms were huge with the biggest bed ive even seen which was great. Had a gorgeous view over the marina. It was infectious how happy the staff were. A little bit of a walk to the... More

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Address: Kings Road, P.O. Box F-43817 | Lucaya, Freeport 43817, Grand Bahama Island
Location: Caribbean > Bahamas > Grand Bahama Island > Freeport
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Bell Channel Inn 2.5*
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Also Known As:
Bell Channel Hotel Freeport
Bell Channel Hotel Bahamas
Hotel Bell Channel
Bahamas Bell Channel Hotel
Bell Channel Inn Bahamas/Freeport, Grand Bahama Island

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Bell Channel Inn is a family operated hotel, run by 3 generations. It has once again achieved the prestigious " Certificate of Excellence" awarded by Trip Advisor for its 4 star rating reviews.Bell Channel Inn is a small hotel with 32 spacious rooms, equipped with air-condition, dining room area, cable T.V., free wireless internet access, telephone, refrigerator, hairdryer, alarm clock, daily housekeeping, private balcony with a view over the water and Port Lucaya or a direct exit to the pool deck and your choice of king size or double beds. Should you need: coffee maker, kettle, shampoo, iron & ironing board or a roll away, laundry service or maybe a cab or a shuttle to the beach, then just call the front desk and they will be happy to assist you.Friendly and knowledgeable staff are available at the front desk 24 hours-a-day and the tour desk assistant, Genie, will give you a welcome drink and an orientation after you check-in regarding how to get around and which tours are being offered and she might even be able to find a discount or two on selected tours! The lobby has been newly updated and fitted with a comfortable sofa and a TV so you can catch up on all the news or get a chat with the ladies in the lobby while you wait for a taxi. You will also find a safe at the reception for your valuables. Bell Channel Inn also has its own restaurant & bar/lounge known as "Upstairs" where guests can enjoy drinks in the "No Stress Zone" after a long day in the sun. Upstairs is located on the top floor and has a beautiful view over the water, it is open from 7:30am -11pm, with Happy Hour from 5p.m.-7p.m. There is LIVE entertainment on Friday nights. Upstairs is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner and has a good selection of both Bahamian and American dishes - they are especially famous for the fresh seafood! Don't forget to pack your swimwear as this hotel features an outdoor pool and a free shuttle to and from the beach. Free wireless Internet access is also provided so you can check your in-box whenever you like! Other amenities include non-smoking rooms, air conditioning in public areas, currency exchange, beach/pool umbrellas and free parking.Located on the waterfront, Bell Channel Inn is a hotel in the area of Lucaya, Freeport. ... more   less 
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