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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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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our third time to FBV and Cat Island, and the third time is still just as charming. My husband and I are blessed to be able to take a nice vacation every year. There was a time when visiting every Caribbean Island was on my bucket list. I always thought it was strange for people to go back... More 

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Charleston, South Carolina
11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Wonderful area of Cat Island, Fernandez Bay is peaceful with beautiful water and beach. The village itself meets all that is said above, but pricey for meals and somewhat lacking in personable staff. They seem to have an attitude, which fortunately, the rest of the island doesn't. If going, get off on the best side of staff so you won't... More 

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

Thanks for visiting us at FBV, we appreciate your business and we're happy that you enjoyed the beach and your accommodations. We understand how important rest and relaxation are while on holiday and we strive to maintain a friendly and courteous staff at all times. I do apologize for any inconvenience during your stay with us. More 

Nassau, New Providence Island
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

I just spent a wonderful weekend with my boyfriend at FBV. The place is beautiful and so peaceful. We really loved everything about it. We stayed at the Royal Palm Cottage. The room was clean, bed was comfortable, and the cottage was cozy and welcoming. We loved that we could just walk outside our room and relax at the beautiful... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

My husband and I enjoyed a wonderful New Year's getaway in beachfront Shane's Shack and could not have had a more lovely time. Everyone at the resort makes sure guests have the best possible experience and we did! From the unspoiled beach with stunningly turquoise clear water and powdery sand, to the fabulous food and handy honor bar, we savored... More 

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Newtown, Pennsylvania
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54 reviews 54 reviews
14 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

I love when the water is the same color as the sky, and you walk on the beach while enjoying the sunset. We biked, kayaked, swam and hiked then came back to a super friendly dining area (barefoot is norm) for nice filling meals. Each night a beach fire allures you and if you’re lucky, a full moon and stars... More 

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Rio de Janeiro
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

My husband and I got married and spent our honeymoon at Fernandez Bay. We could't be happier we chose Fernandez Bay. Our time spent there was perfect. The staff is so friendly, without being intrusive. The owners, 3 generations of lovely people, made everything possible to make our stay and wedding a lovely experience. The matriarch, that we called Granny,... More 

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Dallas, Texas
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

My wife and I have looking at a tiny advertisement in some travel magazines for several years. We finally decided to go. We weren't disappointed! Getting there was not as challenging as we thought. We stayed over in Nassau on the want there since the connections were not working well. When we landed we were greeted by Danny our driver.... More 

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Boulder, CO
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

I was lucky enough to go to this family run hotel with my own family. It is a little slice of heaven. The staff is incredibly friendly and people are there to help you if you need it, otherwise, you are left alone to enjoy paradise. The food is delicious. I am a relatively picky eater and found ways to... More 

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Lakeland, Florida
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

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
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

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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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*
Number of rooms: 16
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Also Known As:
Fernandez Bay Village Hotel Cat Island
Fernandez Bay Village Cat Island, Bahamas
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#1 Top resorts Hotel in Cat Island
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Cat Island

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