The Crowne Plaza Golf Resort & Casino

Grand Bahama Island
The Bahamas
TEL 242-350-7000
FAX 242-350-7002

Resort Overview

The Crowne Plaza Golf Resort & Casino, also known as The Royal Oasis, is a premier resort on Grand Bahama nestled amid 1,000 acres of lush, tropical gardens, beautiful pool areas with waterslides, new beach lagoon and waterpark, and world-class golf courses. The Crowne Plaza Golf Resort & Casino offers a central, convenient location close to the airport, shopping and championship golf, and all of Grand Bahama’s great activities & adventures.

The centerpiece of the resort is the beautiful million-gallon tropical beach pool and waterfall adjacent to the new European spa and fitness facilities, and family-oriented entertainment area including Fat Cats Beach Club, a Garfield-themed children's program and activity center featuring the island's first kids only restaurant, Odie's.

The Royal Oasis Casino features new, state-of-the-art slot machines for exciting gaming action and a new electronic Sports Book. Take a spin on the roulette wheel or around the dance floor at the new Tonic nightclub.

The Crowne Plaza Golf Resort & Casino features two 8-hole, par 72 championship golf courses, the Ruby and the Emerald, redesigned by the world-renowned Fazio Design Group. Come experience for yourself two world-class golfing challenges for either the novice or seasoned golfer and see the newest "Jewel of the Bahamas!"

Golf Overview

Golf is King at The Crowne Plaza Golf Resort & Casino and our two 18-hole, par 72 championship golf courses, the Ruby and the Emerald, are the jewels in our crown. With $6 million in renovations directed by the world-renowned Fazio Design Group, you are assured of two world-class golfing challenges for either the novice or seasoned golfer.

Our staff of golf professionals can provide you instruction through individual lessons or you can attend one of our three-day golf schools operated year round. A fully stocked pro shop and rental clubs are at your disposal. You can participate in one of our free "back to basics" golf clinics (Monday, Wednesday and Friday afternoon), or sign up for the weekly scramble or skins game. We look forward to teeing it up with you at The Crowne Plaza Golf Resort & Casino.

Golf Courses

Emerald Golf Course

Architect:  Fazio Design Group
The Emerald is cut through thick and beautiful vegetation but has wide fairways and landing areas. The greens are well protected with numerous bunkers, and sand comes into play on several of your drives. This course allows you to pull the "Big Dawg" out on all of the par 4s and 5s, and from the back tees, a couple of the par 3s might need the driver. The Fazio Design Group has turned this course into a challenge for all levels of play.



Ruby Golf Course

Architect:  Fazio Design Group
With trade winds always blowing, seemingly in your face on every hole, coupled with a challenging new Fazio design, the Ruby provides an excellent golf experience. The Fazio Design Group's reshaping of fairways, bunkers and greens has taken this Joe Lee design to a new level of playability. Numerous sugar-white bunkers give the eye a pleasing contrast against the emerald-colored fairways and greens - but steer clear of these steep-lipped traps or the results may not be sweet.




Dining at the Crowne Plaza Golf Resort and Casino is a superb experience. We are known throughout the Bahamas for our award-winning dining experience and friendly service. We offer several distinctive dining settings to satisfy every taste: gourmet dining, full-service restaurants, Bahamanian cuisine and entertainment, poolside casual dining and even a kid’s only restaurant, and room service.


Enjoy gourmet dining in an elegant setting. Upscale, gourmet Italian cuisine. Serves Dinner

Rib Room

Gourmet restaurant offering fine, aged beef steaks and a wonderful wine list. Succulent ribs and other delights are the attraction here. Serves dinner.

Palm Grille

Casual, bright and cheerful. Serves: Breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Calypso Café

Casual Restaurant offering great buffet breakfast and daily theme dinner buffets, including tropical Buffet style setting. Stop by for fresh casual fare. Serves breakfast and dinner.

John B

Poolside Bar and Grille offering casual lunch, hot dogs, hamburgers sandwiches.

Oasis Cafe

Take a break from casino fun and enjoy tempting treats. International cuisine. Serving breakfast, lunch, dinner and late night snacks. Buffet and sandwich menu.

Splash Bar & Grill

Enjoy a snack and a drink by the pool. Beach pool snack bar with burgers, hot dogs. And casual lite fare, Serves lunch.


Our unique kids-only restaurant with Garfield theme will thrill the little ones.


The acclaimed Serenity Spa at the Crowne Plaza Golf Resort and Casino, the premier Grand Bahama Island’s full-service spa, offers privacy, luxury, and pampering treatment services in an elegant, tranquil setting.

Enjoy the ultimate relaxation getaway. Whether you take an hour out of your stay or choose to spend the day in the spa, you'll go home feeling new and refreshed. There are a wide variety of experiences available at the Serenity Spa at the Crowne Plaza Golf Resort and Casino. This beautiful spa is located at the spectacular beach pool lagoon and is convenient to both the Holiday Inn SunSpree and the Crowne Plaza properties.


Crowne Plaza Golf Resort and Casino plays the consummate host for all types of meetings, special events and groups. Create a lasting impression by hosting your next meeting or social event at our luxury resort. Our facilities, excellent location, impeccable service, and our on-site meeting professionals are guarantees for the success of your next meeting or event.

The Crowne Plaza Golf Resort provides the perfect tropical setting for indoor and outdoor meetings and events from 100 to 1,500 people (theater style). We offer ten meeting rooms ranging in size from 444 to 12,960 square feet (110 to 1,204 sq. meters) for a total of 40,000 square feet of function space, all with theater, classroom, reception and banquet capabilities.


  • Golf
  • Tennis
  • Spa
  • Fitness Facilities
  • Basketball
  • Golf Clinic
  • Golf School