Under the cerulean blue of an endless Bahamian sky, wrapped in the turquoise waters of an exuberant sea, One&Only Ocean Club nestles peacefully and offers a treasured sanctuary of privileged perfection
By: Karishma Parkash
Posted on: December 10, 2010
Under the cerulean blue of an endless Bahamian sky, wrapped in the turquoise waters of an exuberant sea, One&Only Ocean Club nestles peacefully and offers a treasured sanctuary of privileged perfection.
This New Year’s eve, fulfill your promise to your loved one. Warm sand lightly brushing your toes while your hand meets hers. Smile at your reflection in the clear blue waters of the islands of Bahamas while your inner self feels calm and rejuvenated. In other words, a happy place for that special bond you share. Always in the world's most supreme locations, One&Only Resorts are individually and beautifully designed to reflect the styles and influences of their elite patrons since the past 45 years. Read on to discover One&Only Ocean Club in Bahamas, where living the moment means being surrounded by turquoise waters bordered by a delicate white sand beach.
Do not disturb
Bask in his attention with breathtaking views from a private terrace, guestroom or a suite which have been tastefully designed with every modern convenience. Contemporary and stylish, the rooms give a feeling of warmth - a home away from home. Pick between the Hartford and Crescent Wings, where the rooms come with spacious balconies and patios offering garden or ocean views. Another option are the residential-style villas perched above the beach with private infinity pools, as well as garden cottages, which offer more spacious living areas for families.
The fine palette
Not only is the stay at Ocean Club worth the experience, the sumptuous dining experience leaves you asking for more. Tempting flavours and enchanting aromas arise from delectable cuisines while you dine overlooking the ocean at Dune, presided over by world-class chef Jean-George Vongerichten. The open-air Courtyard Terrace and its magical central fountain offer an incomparable menu in an intimate and inviting atmosphere – a good option for a romantic meal for two.
If this isn’t enough, be sure to check out an additional array of dining options at their sister property, Atlantis Paradise Island. The Japanese cuisine at the acclaimed Nobu restaurant by Michelin-starred chef Nobu Matsuhisa and Café Martinique by Jean-Georges Vongerichten promise to be a journey for your taste buds.
Awaken your senses
The extraordinary, award-winning One&Only Spa is undeniably one of the finest, most luxurious spas in The Bahamas and Caribbean. Featuring eight Balinese-style private treatment villas with open-air gardens, the spa offers a sensual and rejuvenating experience.
Individually-tailored exercise programs and group classes are available in One&Only Ocean Club’s Fitness Centre. Complimentary, one-hour yoga classes are offered daily on the beach deck, and private sessions for physical and spiritual wellbeing are offered for a fee. A truly exhilarating and pampering experience!
So much to do, so little time
With a variety of activities to choose from, it is difficult to chalk out what pleases you the most. Whether you seek relaxation or adventure, One&Only Ocean Club offers a wealth of diversions, from the resort’s beautiful white sand beaches and languid pool, to the casino and spectacular waterscape at nearby Atlantis. Fitness-minded guests will enjoy Har-Tru tennis courts, Tom Weiskopf's 18-hole golf course, and a Fitness Centre with personal training.
With varying hues of blue – from the shallow turquoise of bays and lagoons to the deep indigo
of the ocean – water is the essence of Bahamian life. Fishing, scuba diving, snorkelling and luxury yacht charters to private islands can also be arranged.
Me, Myself and My Family
If you are on a family vacation and wish to spend some time alone with your loved one, the complimentary KidsOnly club welcomes younger guests ages 4-12 years old. Kids can experience the culinary academy with One&Only chefs and learn tips from golf and tennis professionals. The KidsOnly club features a computer/technology area, arts & crafts center, movie and video game room and library and game room. Outdoor activities include beach games, sporting events and exploring the marine habitat at nearby Atlantis, Paradise Island.
One&Only Ocean Club provides professional babysitting services where children are cared for in a safe environment by warm, friendly, and experienced staff.
Visit this alluring, glamourous, exclusive and posh beachfront resort which breathes more life into the already beautiful Bahamas. The smile on her face and the blissful experience promises to be a charmer.