Grand Bahama

Viva Wyndham Fortuna Beach

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Exceptional Value!
Honeymoon: Receive an upgrade to a higher category room (based on hotel availability), a bottle of champagne/sparkling wine, a fruit basket, a hors d'ouvres tray, a 7" x 4 " picture, 2 t-shirts, plus the all inclusive package. Minimum 3 night stay; copy of the marriage certificate required upon check-in, and within six months of marriage.

Nestled on a secluded, 1200-foot-long white-sand beach on the south shore of Grand Bahama Island, Viva Wyndham Fortuna Beach is an all-inclusive tropical resort destination unlike any other. This spectacular 26-acre resort is teeming with lush foliage, native wildlife, and palm-tree dotted beaches - the perfect setting to experience unparalleled service, activities, and excursions on memorable family vacations or romantic getaways.

Take an afternoon dip in the outdoor pool and admire the stunning ocean views, or make a splash on the secluded beach just steps away. Enjoy thrilling kayaking, beach volleyball, and snorkeling adventures, or simply relax on the sun-kissed beach with a refreshing tropical beverage in hand.

Viva Wyndham Fortuna Beach features delicious cuisine from around the globe at four onsite restaurants. Sample delicious Italian at the Viva Cafe, Asian fare at Bamboo, pizza or pasta at Viva La Pizza, or choose from a wide selection of dishes at the Junkanoo international buffet. The choice is yours!

Throughout the week, lively entertainment and themed parties are offered nightly for those looking to meet and mingle with other resort guests. Enjoy great excursions around the island (fee), from deep-sea fishing expeditions to dolphin encounters.

Those planning a beachfront wedding will be pleased with the truly personalized service and attention to detail.

Find more information about Wyndham Hotels & Resorts.

Learn more about Grand Bahama.
This property is 12 miles away from the Freeport Casino, shopping centers and restaurants. It is 10 minutes from downtown and 13 miles from the airport.

Local Phone: 242-373-4000
Toll Free Phone: 1-800-898-9968
Fax: 305-825-0260
Car Rental
Disco / Nightclub
Laundry / Dry Cleaning Service
Meeting Rooms
Casino Nearby (Bahamia)
Shopping Mall Nearby (7 1/2 miles)
Number of Pools: 1
Outdoor Pools: 1     
Swim-up Bar
Fresh water pool and children's pool
Lucayan Country Club Fortune Hills
The Lucayan Country Club offers a par 72 course designed by Dick Wilson with a total of 6,488 yds. Fortune Hills has 6,916 yards.
Holes: 18
Green Fees: $
Cart Fee: $
Club Rental Fees: $
Number of Courts: 2
Outdoor Courts: 2
Lighted Courts: 2
Court Fee: No charge
Raquet Rental Fees: No charge
Pro Onsite
Water Sports on Site
Fishing: Additional Charge
Sunfish Sailing: Complimentary
Snorkeling: Complimentary
JetSki / Waverunner: Additional Charge
Waterskiing: Additional Charge
Wind Surf: Complimentary
Other Sports Available
Jogging Trail: Complimentary
Squash: Additional Charge
Other Sports: Archery
Health Club / Spa
Aerobics: Complimentary
Massage: Additional Charge
Nautilus Equipment: Additional Charge
Sauna: Complimentary
Spa: Additional Charge
The Viva Wyndham Fortuna Beach is a low rise, All-Inclusive resort with traditional Caribbean architecture. It is stretched across a full 26 acres, and boasts its own private beachfront. This resort features a great variety of sports, activities, and nightly live entertainment, with a seven mile-stretch of magnificent white sand beachfront. There are two lighted tennis courts and an on-site PADI-certified dive shop. Beach: The property is located on a 7 mile stretch of magnificent white sand beach, with a total of 1200 feet directly in front of the hotel. Topless bathing is permitted. Check-in: 3:00 p.m.
Check-out: 11:00 a.m.
Total Rooms: 276
Year Opened: 1992 Credit Cards: Visa, Master Card, Diners Club, Discover, American Express
Springbreak Policy: 18 and under must be accompanied by one 25 yr old per room; security deposit required at check-in. There is a daily charge for the use of the safety depsoit box.
Comfortable rooms with tropical-inspired decor. One king bed or two queens. Balcony or terrace.
Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Balcony or Terrace
Hair Dryer
Room Safe
Modern room with ocean view. One king bed or two queens. Connecting rooms available.
Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Balcony or Terrace
Hair Dryer
Room Safe
Comfortable tropical-inspired rooms with garden view. One king bed or two queens.
Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Balcony or Terrace
Hair Dryer
Room Safe
Viva Wyndham Fortuna Beach features 1 meal plan options:
All Meals, Drinks & Tips
There are 4 Restaurants at Viva Wyndham Fortuna Beach:
Bamboo Restuarant - A la carte restaurant serving Oriental cuisine. Open for dinner. Reservations are required.
Viva Cafe - A la carte restaurant serving gourmet French cuisine. Open for dinner only. Reservations are required.
Junkanoo - Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Offering a great variety of Italian, Bahamian and International cuisine buffet style, with a salad bar and BBQ at lunch and dinner. Soft drinks, taxes and tip is included, and wine served with dinner.
Viva La Pizza - Pasta and brick oven pizza served a la carte. Open for dinner. Reservations are required.
Daily Activities & Entertainment:
The hotel offers a variety of water sports, there is a 5 star PADI certified dive shop located on site and gym with sauna.
Nightly Activities & Entertainment:
Musical productions, cabaret shows, theme parties, dance contests, a lively disco, and piano bar.
The Kids Club offers supervised games and land/water sports for children between the ages of 4 - 12. The program is available from 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., and again from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Applicable Ages: 4-12 years old
Program Fees: Complimentary

Children's Facilities
Children's Pool
Babysitting Fee: $
Advance Notice for Babysitting: 24 hours
A mini-disco for kids is held in the theater three nights a week from 8:45 to 9:15.

TripAdvisor Web Reviews
Based on 4411reviews
What to expect

TripAdvisor Traveller Reviews
Family vacation
aspenphilly, Simcoe, Canada
Tue Jun 20 08:43:34 EDT 2017
We stayed at the Viva Fortuna , great food , gorgeous beach , loved it . We rented a vehicle for the week and toured the island . Felt safe the entire time . Some very be beaches to explore . The weather was warm in feb ( not to hot) great for me as I tend to burn. Highly recommend this laid back quiet island

Not impressed
LSBEdwards, Williston, Florida
Mon Jun 19 12:48:11 EDT 2017
Pros- the ocean view was amazing!!!!! The food was just ok, nothing fancy! You're better off eating the buffet rather than going to the 3 on-site restaurants. The pool is nice, the staff are pleasant as well. Cons: no early check-in(no big deal at all)But when we did finally get to our room at 4pm, they were still cleaning it. The sheets on both beds had stains on them(but they were supposed to be clean fresh sheets since they were still cleanin). The floor was FULL of beach sand. The shower nor the sing drained AT ALL!!!!! The couldn't switch our rooms(which was ok) and they did change the bed right away( bed spreads very old and dingy still). When we let them know about the bathroom they came right away and fixed it too. The entertainment was the worst I've seen in a long time, they are contracted from Italy(maybe) and I think they desperately missed the entertainment mark. There was really nothing to do here except sit around drinking and eating. Overall the site was just blah when I take away the issues with my room. This is not a resort I would return to

Nice spot to stay
Utes1914, Alexandria, Virginia
Sat Jun 17 09:25:08 EDT 2017
Good resort but a little rustic and on the smaller side (at least compared to others we have stayed at). So while everything is within easy walking distance, there are not as many features/activities/bars/eateries as other places we have stayed at. To eat, the resort has one buffet, three restaurants, one bar and a beach bar. The buffet food was adequate, had enough variety and taste to keep things fresh for a week but overall quality was middling. To eat outside of the buffet meal times, you had to go to the beach bar which was not opened at all times (think mostly due to some bad weather we had). So just keep that in mind that you can't (or at least we didn't know of) a way to eat and drink yourself silly for 24 hours. It's a 10 minute or so drive from Freeport ($20-$30 taxi ride each way, at least for a party of five). The resort has a dive shop on site, one large pool, one hot tub and a kiddie pool as well as the beach. Our kids (2 and 5 years old) loved the pools while the adults preferred the beach. The ocean views were great and we enjoyed some great lighting shows (although the bad weather hindered our diving, the storms were fun to watch) The kids also enjoyed the kids club and enjoyed the entertainment staff's shows (which were a little on the late side but they stayed awake). The room was fine, a little on the older side but everything was ok (outside of losing hot water a time or two). The internet was good as well, had signal in most places and it was quick enough. The resort also has a tour company to book trips, their prices are a little more than what we could find if we booked directly but they do include transportation (so overall they are a better deal). Overall, we enjoyed our stay and would stay here again. Would recommend if you are visiting the island and certainly if you want to go diving.

Entertainers made the stay enjoyable
itztime2pack, Sacramento, California
Thu Jun 15 15:34:18 EDT 2017
One star for ocean view bungalow, one for entertainers and one for friendly bartenders. Front reception horrible. Did not give us anything but room key. No card for beach towels, no map of place. Our luggage was left out in hot sun all day with no one watching it. Unbelievable! We were under impression it was going to be locked up until we could check in room. 1st day housekeeping didn't give us hand towel even though they said they would be back but never came. 2nd day they didn't leave face towels. We called front desk and heard them call housekeeping. Face towels never came. They take towels away, go wash and then come back. Very inefficient, must not have enough towels. Buffet food ok but not much variety. Buffet Staff always cleaning but never smiling. Staff works hard and all look tired and unhappy, except for entertainment staff who do everything with the guests. Very lively, enthusiastic and sweet. Loved them. Loved the Bamboo Restaurant with the blue light reminiscent of the bar on star strek. My salmon was delish! Was impressed with staff always straightening beach chairs to face the ocean.The heater/air conditioner sounded like a helicopter was landing in our room at 2:00 am. Impossible to sleep with that and the hybernating bear snoring through the thin adjoining door. No luggage rack in room either or chair to place luggage. No shuttle transportation. Had to pay $30 plus tip to go shopping at Lucayan Marketplace.

Cautionary tale about a good resort
Tori B,
Thu Jun 15 11:44:51 EDT 2017
We ended up really valuing our stay here - after we realized and took action on a couple things. You should know that if you're not a resort owner, you will be housed in an area that is closest to the most activity. A good thing if you like to stay up late and like loud music and a lot of noise. Not so good if you're an early riser! Fortunately, the resort had one owner unit available so they could move us (not everyone was so fortunate). ALSO - you should know that this resort is remote from Grand Lucaya if you like the tourist shops. When we were there it was a $30 taxi fare roundtrip - which we didn't do. Instead, we rented a car (rental car company located at the resort). This was a brilliant move on our part as we could then travel to the various tourist attractions on our own schedule and at our leisure. We saved money this way by not paying the outrageous prices that the cruise ship charged (they build in their own profit margin on top of the tour operators I'm guessing). Also, because we could go visit the Grand Lucaya resort, which is in the tourist area of shops, we discovered that the Wyndham compared more favorably!! They have staff that double as the nightly entertainment (a Lion King show and a Cirque du Soleil-style acrobatic show that was really incredible). The Grand Lucaya is still recovering from the 2016 Hurricane Matthew and was really tame by comparison. We were suddenly really glad we'd been shifted to the Wyndham.

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