You dont always have to arrive on a cruise ship to visit a Bahamian Straw Market. The famous Nassau Straw Market is located in close proximity to Comfort Suites Paradise Island. Across the bridge to Nassau, you can visit the Straw Market, the largest of its kind, for unique gift ideas such as straw baskets, mats, and hats. As you peruse through the outdoor Straw Market, you will get a chance to learn more about Nassau and the Bahamian culture.
You can also take a short stroll towards the BahamaCraft Center, just a 2-minute walk away from Comfort Suites, and browse through a unique selection of arts and crafts. Find straw baskets, vibrant paintings and colorful Junkanoo masks that make for great souvenirs from your Paradise Island vacation.