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Chicago, Illinois
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78 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was in the Bahamas for work, believe it or not:), and I took a detour to Exuma at teh beginning of my trip to do the swim with the pigs excursion. I was literally in Exuam for 36 hours before I needed to fly to Nassau. When I travel alone I tend to stay at higher end properties because... More 

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4 Thank Chicagogirl537
SGC-Exuma-LIFE, General Manager at Grand Isle Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Chicagogirl537, We are so pleased that we were able to turn a negative into a positive and help you have a good stay while working (:<<. Fortunatly loss bags are not the norm! Hurry back and this time no work! Sincrely, Sandra Grisham-Clothier More 

Tampa, Florida
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89 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had been waiting to go to Exumas for years. Finally this summer we had the time and the perfect opportunity to go. For our trip it was 2 couples in their early 30s. Our idea for the vacation was to have a relaxing time and be able to enjoy the beach. Rooms: beautiful; we had a villa with an... More 

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3 Thank JAELOVES_TRAVEL
SGC-Exuma-LIFE, General Manager at Grand Isle Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Jaeloves_Travel, Wonderful to know you and your friends were able to enjoy our Bahimian style of service with loads of happy smiling people. The island of Exuma as you experience is special in everyway and does allow most any culture to melt into our island style. We can hardly wait to welcome you back and assist in finding even... More 

Bluffton, South Carolina
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83 reviews
65 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I booked the Grand Isle for 5 days/ 4 nights for our 5 year anniversary and had the most FABULOUS time. Everything about our stay was easy and enjoyable. The day before arrival grand isle called me to see if we needed transportation which was very nice. We didn't need the ride because we rented a car... More 

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3 Thank AP_Phoenix
SGC-Exuma-LIFE, General Manager at Grand Isle Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear AP_Phoenix, Happy Anniversary! We are please to hear you enjoyed your trip and got the courage to rent a car! Many people are nervous about this but once they drive for the first five minutes they realize just how easy our little island is to get around. Have a great year and please come back and visit us for... More 

Essex
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37 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

6 of us stayed here for 3 days in a large 3 bed/3 bath villa in August. The place is pretty much faultless. My only observation would be that unless you have a car you're pretty much at the resort restaurant for every meal, although to be fair the food is of such high quality that's not exactly a hardship!... More 

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SGC-Exuma-LIFE, General Manager at Grand Isle Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Mrs Ducklips, Wonderful news that you and your friends were able to enjoy Exuma and Grand Isle Resort. The pigs are a crazy but fun adventure and one not to be missed as are some of the flats finding some the most gorgeous sand dollars. Hope to see you all back soon, Sandra Grisham-Clothier More 

Haslet, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We just recently (Aug 2016) stayed at the resort. While it is beautiful and the villa was nice, our a/c didn't work well the whole time. On our third day, we talked with the front desk and they said they would check on it. No one ever came by the room or even checked with us about coming there. Our... More 

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SGC-Exuma-LIFE, General Manager at Grand Isle Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Cindylanger, Not happy is a understatement your AC should have been working and the response of maintenance should have been prompt. We are trying to reach you off line to personally apology for this very unfortunate event and hope to have you come back to Grand Isle Resort in the near furture. Please accept our sincere apology! Regards, Sandra... More 

Charlotte, North Carolina
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50 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited on a girls-only trip with family while going through a painful divorce. It was just what I needed to relax and recharge. The resort grounds are beautiful and impeccable. The staff was extremely friendly and always very helpful to answer questions about the resort, local cocktails to try, and activities around the island. The villas are beautifully appointed... More 

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SGC-Exuma-LIFE, General Manager at Grand Isle Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear VJWilliams14 What an amazing time it sounds like you had. I am so pleased you rented a car and took full advantage of all the beauty that Exuma has to offer. Visiting all our local spots and all the beaches that surround our island. We wish you luck in this next exciting time of your life discovering new friends.... More 

Baltimore, Maryland
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I recently (July) stayed at Grand Isle to celebrate our 10th wedding anniversary. I am sure my review will not completely do this place justice. The Grand Isle is absolutely exquisite. If you are contemplating choosing this resort, don't contemplate any longer. This is arguably the best resort on the island. This island is beautiful and this... More 

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SGC-Exuma-LIFE, General Manager at Grand Isle Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Sycoates, Congratulations on your 10 year anniversary and thank you for spending it at Grand isle Resort. Your review is most kind and we do appreciate you taking the time to recognized the resort efforts and its special associates who take pride in what they do. Have a great year and we hope to see you in 2017 if... More 

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18 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed at Grand Isle in mid August. I booked the vacation to swim with the pigs of course, but the whole experience was SO MUCH BETTER than just pigs! Grand Isle is stunning - small, unique and beautiful. The villas have fully equipped kitchens, so bring food from home and cook some meals. The restaurant is good but it... More 

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SGC-Exuma-LIFE, General Manager at Grand Isle Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Bethbridges, You are the best! Thanks for posting a great recommendation on Grand Isle Resort. We are so pleased you enjoyed your time with us and found so much more then the pigs (:>. It is very interesting to know that most guest do indeed come to swim with the pig but they come back for many other reasons... More 

Dallas, Texas
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25 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

I came here mainly to see Pig Island and booked this hotel not know hie gorgeous it really was. The rooms are town homes decorated beautifully and the people couldn't be any nicer and the amenities are superb. This is more like a 10 STAR hotel! I though maybe a time share but I was wrong. The restaurant is amazing... More 

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SGC-Exuma-LIFE, General Manager at Grand Isle Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Robink34, Amazing review thank you! Grand Isle is a AAA four star four diamond hotel who strive to give person service to each of our guest. The team of associates take great pride in taking care of the resort as if it were their own home. So you now officially have a new home away from home. Sincerely, Sandra... More 

Merritt Island, Florida
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2016

Loved the villa, the restaurant, pool and beach. The staff was friendly and helpful. We used the snorkels, paddle boards and kayaks. If you're going to Exuma this is the place to stay! We will be back.

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SGC-Exuma-LIFE, General Manager at Grand Isle Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear KarenZ135, Thank you for posting and for recommending Grand Isle Resort. Hurry back, Sandra Grisham-Clothier More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Golf course
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located on Emerald Bay in Great Exuma, The Bahamas, Grand Isle Resort & Spa is a stunning ocean front resort. The exclusive gated community comprises 78 luxuriously appointed 1- to 4-bedroom villas that range from 1,250 sq. ft. to 5,200 sq. ft. and offer a fully equipped kitchen, spacious living area, high-end amenities, and extraordinary views. Getting around the resort is quick and convenient, as every villa is equipped with a personal golf cart. Grand Isle is one of the finest resorts in the Caribbean and is ideally suited for family holidays, romantic getaways, destination weddings and honeymoons, or for simply enjoying the beach. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grand Isle Resort & Spa

Address: PO Box EX-29253 | Emerald Bay, Great Exuma
Location: Caribbean > Bahamas > Out Islands > Great Exuma
Price Range: $382 - $1,903 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Grand Isle Resort & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 78
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Grand Isle Hotel Great Exuma
Grand Isle Resort And Spa
Grand Isle Resort & Spa Great Exuma, Bahamas
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