Viva Wyndham Fortuna Beach Resort is located on the South Coast of Grand Bahama Island. It is in the town of Lucaya, a tourist-friendly suburb of Freeport, on a 23-acre property that faces a 1,200-foot white sand beach. The nearby Port Lucaya Marketplace serves as a large, duty-free international market.
Guests who wish to fly into the Freeport area and stay at Viva Wyndham Fortuna Beach Resort should buy tickets to the nearest airport, Grand Bahama International. This airport is about seven miles away from the resort.
The Viva Wyndham Fortuna is on the beach, and it also has a beachside swimming pool with a sundeck and poolside bar. There is also a fitness center, sauna and children’s activity program. As for shopping, the resort has a sundries and gift shop, liquor store and clothing boutique. Every night, a theater and disco are open for entertainment.
Other amenities include a 24-hour front help desk, bellhop, security guard, spa tub, concierge services, babysitting, restaurants, bar/lounge, tour assistance, currency exchange, available medical assistance, dry cleaning/laundry services, banquet facilities, pool table, meeting rooms, complimentary internet use in public areas, on-site car rental and safe-deposit box at the front desk.
There are 276 air-conditioned rooms at Viva Wyndham Fortuna, which are spread out through three clusters of two-story pastel buildings. These rooms offer views of tropical gardens, landscaped lawns and the ocean; they have tropical decor.
The rooms also feature an iron, ironing board, climate control, in-room safe, phone, wake-up calls, cable television service, coffee/tea maker, clock radio, complimentary bottled water, daily housekeeping and hair dryer. Cribs and rollaway beds are available upon request, and smoking is permitted.
The all-inclusive plan at this hotel includes room accomodations, welcome cocktail, basic meals and snacks. Theme dinners and parties are covered, as are unlimited cocktails, drinks and wine, tea time, beach and pool fruit service.
The plan also offers guests weekly local cuisine demonstrations, unlimited use of non-motorized water-sports equipment, fitness equipment with instructor, yoga lessons, tennis, beach soccer, daily activities program, pool and beach games with prizes, international entertainment staff, weekly live music, discoteque, Caribbean dance lessons, dancing contest with prizes, theater, lounge chairs on beach, introductory scuba-diving lessons, water polo, water aerobics, trapeze with instructor, billiards, archery, soccer, ping pong, supervised children’s activities, teenage activity program and children’s mini disco. Taxes and gratuities will also be covered in this plan.
What’s not included
Though the basic food is covered under the all-inclusive plan, some special meals and dishes will require extra fees. Guests must also pay for massage, childcare, safe-deposit boxes, dry cleaning, telephone and fax charges, motorized water sports, tours and excursions away from the resort.