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Fernandez Bay Village

3.0 of 5 Resort   |   Fernandez Bay | New Bight, Cat Island
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Ranked #5 of 13 hotels in Cat Island
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
amy b Lakeland, Florida
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Lakeland, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been going to FBV for many years and absolutely love it. I almost don't want to mention this special jewel to anyone because if it becomes to discovered, we will have to find another place! The resort is "rustic elegant." The rooms are super clean and very comfortable. The staff is "family," truly. They open their arms and... More

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Columbia, Missouri
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is, by far, the best of the Bahamas-- not luxury resorts stealing the show, but an enhancement of the natural beauty and rhythm and friendliness that is unique to the Bahamas. There were other guests at the Bay, but Jason, Tameron, Tony, and Pam made us feel like we were the only people on the island. Honor system at... More

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3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our second trip to Cat Island and Fernandez Bay Village. I just booked for our third visit. I can't imagine vacationing anywhere else now that we've found this place. FBV and the people of Cat Island treat us like family. The resort is beautiful, the people that work there are amazing, and it's easier to get to than... More

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west creek,nj
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came here for our honeymoon, most perfect place. I am at a loss for words for how great this place is. Beautiful beach, the best food you'll ever eat! and the friendliest of people. I can't wait to go back! If you have a free day rent a car and go explore the island,its a lot of fun just... More

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Fairfax, Virginia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
19 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

We've been to Cat several times as it has some of the best beaches in the world (no exaggeration) and we've stayed at various locations. FBV is just minutes away from New Bight airport and FBV will pick you up so it's very convenient. There's a reason why generations of families keep coming back to FBV. If you want to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

FBV is one of the most friendly, relaxing and beautiful places we have experience (and we travel a lot!) We have already booked for next year and we are so looking forward to be back and maybe organize a special event in the future! Thank you again for making our vacation special!

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West Hartford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

Quintessential Bahamas! We have visited several locations in the out islands in the Bahamas, this is the best! Will definitely go back! The setting is just spectacular, secluded bay, gorgeous water, great beach! If you are looking for luxury accommodations, all inclusive resort, fine dining restaurants, this may not be the place for you. But if you are looking for... More

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South Salem, New York
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125 reviews 125 reviews
15 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

FBV is with out a doubt the best, most relaxing venue in the Bahamas. Family owned and operated for years, FBV just keeps on getting better and better. Oh yes, the food, the service in support of the restsurant and cottages is supreme. Lobster night is beyond description! You must meet Donna.....

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Stafford
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014 via mobile

The suites are picturesque and the setting is perfect. The staff could not be nicer or more attentive. Everyone in our party loved the self service bar. This was our second year in a row at FBV, we will be back!

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Cape Elizabeth, Maine
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

The location is wonderful. The people are nice. The rooms are overpriced. The food is overpriced. The snorkeling equipment,; I would bring my own. They need a bartender for the bar. They need some good vegetarian options. As far as I am concerned it was not a good value for the money.

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tameron13, Owner at Fernandez Bay Village, responded to this review

We are so happy you enjoyed the beach and staff at FBV. Our time honored self-help tiki-bar is a favorite among new and returning guest. While it's not a common request we do our best to accommodate all dietary restrictions - food shopping in the out islands can have it's challenges. It is best to bring your own snorkeling gear.... More

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Address: Fernandez Bay | New Bight, Cat Island
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Location: Caribbean > Bahamas > Out Islands > Cat Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:3 star — Fernandez Bay Village 3*
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#1 Top resorts Hotel in Cat Island #5 On the Beach Hotel in Cat Island
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