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Bell Channel Inn

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All reviewsdive boatcaribbean diversrestaurant upstairsport lucayaminute walk to the beachdive shopbahama mamadefinitely stay here againrooms are largeenjoy your staycoffee makerspecial thanksgreat drinksmini fridgegrand bahamathird floorrental car
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Reviewed 8 October 2017

so happy to see this place come back to life. I stayed here with Warren Carroll when I first came to the bahamas in 1989. He stayed here and it was on the verge of being condemned and I was so sad at the thought...More

1  Thank Tammy Lee P
Response from BellChannelInn, Marketer at Bell Channel InnResponded 5 weeks ago

XD Thank you!!! We're happy too.

Reviewed 20 September 2017

He hotel overlooks part of a marina. The rooms are clean and have everything you need. The staff are helpful and friendly. There is a lady there called Genie who is amazing and will show you around, help you get to anywhere you want to,...More

Thank Divejb
Response from Lisbeth K, Guest Relations Manager at Bell Channel InnResponded 23 September 2017

Dear Divejb, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We have a wonderful and helpful staff and I am happy to hear that Genie was able to help you by...More

Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

The hotel is great all staff are super friendly! The only downside is that the hotel is on the opposite Channel from the beach and Port Lucaya which makes any trips to the beach or Port Lucaya a very long walk or on an unreliable...More

Thank michael l
Response from BellChannelInn, Marketing Manager at Bell Channel InnResponded 24 August 2017

Thanks for your awesome review. Yes, Unfortunately, we are on the other side of the channel and roughly 1.5 miles away from Port Lucaya. We're glad you enjoyed your stay, and any residual damage caused by Hurricane Matthew should be repaired before your next visit....More

Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

I had the pleasure of staying at Bell Channel inn for my bday weekend ... unfortunately no one else that booked got their passport in time, so I went by myself .. it was perfect ! I stayed at Bell channel inn and check in...More

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Response from BellChannelInn, Marketer at Bell Channel InnResponded 24 August 2017

Hello, If we didn't tell you while you were here... Happy Birthday!!! Sorry that your friends couldn't make it down with you. We apologize for any inconveniences you may have had regarding the internet. Our internet service will be better the next time you visit....More

Reviewed 1 August 2017

From the moment you pull up to the steps, you are welcomed by the quaint ambiance of The Bell Channel Inn staff. We were greeted by Genie who is not employee by The Bell Channel Inn but an excursion advisor. She was delightful, funny and...More

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Sian M
19 June 2017|
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Response from Howard D | Reviewed this property |
There was no shuttle when we were there in January. Everything is by foot, jitney or taxi. Jitney is the most economical if you have to go more than you're comfortable walking. We always walked to Port Lucaya and the... More
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supersusanita
11 April 2017|
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Response from Stuart0704 | Property representative |
Hi, Caribbean Divers is located at the Bell Channel Inn hotel, which is about a 15-20 min.'s drive from the cruise ships. The taxi fare is $26 for 1-2 persons. If you travel in a group of min. 5 persons, the taxi fare is $5... More
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supersusanita
11 April 2017|
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Response from BellChannelInn | Property representative |
Hi, Caribbean Divers is located at the Bell Channel Inn hotel, which is about a 15-20 min.'s drive from the cruise ships. The taxi fare is $26 for 1-2 persons. If you travel in a group of min. 5 persons, the taxi fare is $5... More
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"We stayed in B7. It was GORGEOUS"
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"If the popular bar keeps you awake, try the rooms on the first and second floors on the south side."
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"The hotel has three floors and no elevators--something to consider for those with mobility limitations."
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"upstairs rooms have a nicer view"
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