Reed Travel Features
NASSAU, Bahamas -- The Small Treasures program comprises 12
hotels in three categories.
The program, instituted in cooperation with the Bahamas Ministry
of Tourism, the Nassau-Paradise Island Promotion Board and the
Bahamas Hotel Association, will showcase the 12 properties with
trade advertising, exposure at major trade shows and fam trips for
The key element of the program is its Travel Agent Advisory
Committee, which will conduct regular, unannounced inspections of
the participating properties to ensure that quality levels are
A new promotional guide, to be released this month, will contain
photos, descriptions and rates for all members.
Participating in the program are Bay View Village, Casuarinas
Hotel and Villas, Club Land' Or, Compass Point, Dillet's Guest
House, Orange Hill Beach Inn, Paradise Harbour Club, Paradise
Paradise, Red Carpet Inn, Sunrise Beach Club and Villas, Sunshine
Paradise Suites and the Villas on Crystal Cay.
Following are rates for the properties described in the
accompanying story (Page C3):
* Club Land' Or. Through Dec. 20, rates range from $155 to $185,
excluding taxes and other charges. MAP plans with full breakfast
and dinner cost $38 plus gratuities.
Children age 12 and under stay free.
For further details or reservations, call (800) 446-3858.
* Compass Point. Through Dec. 14, single or double rates are
$135 for a cabana studio; $160 for a seaview hut; $175 for a
seaview cottage or a seafront hut; $195 for a seafront cottage, and
$225 for a two-bedroom seaview cottage.
Cottages feature full open-air kitchens. All rooms have
television, a VCR and a safe.
Room service, water sports and tennis are available; golf is
For reservations or details, call (800) OUTPOST.
* Dillet's Guest House. Cost is $60 to $90 per night, single or
double occupancy. For third and fourth guests, add $10 per person.
Up to two children can stay at no additional charge in their
Continental breakfast, afternoon tea and maid service are
included; other meals are available at an additional cost.
Picnics at Adelaide Village are arranged on request. For further
information, call (242) 325-1133.
* Sunrise Beach Club & Villas. Through Dec. 20, rates range
from $147 per night in a standard gardenview villa for two persons
to $645 per night for a luxury penthouse or beachfront villa for up
to seven people.
To book, call (242) 363-2234 or (242) 363-3947; fax (242)
363-2308 and (305) 764-1292.
Details on other participating properties will be included in
the Small Treasures brochure, to be released late this month.
For further information or a brochure, call (800) 327-9019, Ext.
111. -- K. O'M.