Famous Abroad: Celebrities Who Travel To The Bahamas

Yes, even famous people need to escape their realities sometimes, especially when paparazzi swarms or a fake news story is published about them.

Gabrielle Union and Dwyane Wade are taking some time out in the Exumas to #LiveFunner. FACEBOOK Island Routes

The world is full of destinations that celebs can choose to venture, but one of the more popular locations is the Bahamas. Whether it be Atlantis Bahamas Resort, their own vacation home, or their own private island, it’s not uncommon for a celebrity to be enjoying the Bahamian breeze and warm sun.

When traveling to the Bahamas, be on the lookout for these star-approved destinations and the private islands.

Dwayne Wade and Gabrielle Union

This actress and former basketball couple has traveled to The Cove at Atlantis. The Cove is a resort that features luxury bedrooms with balconies and amazing views of the Atlantic Ocean. It is located in between two private beaches, making it a serene place to visit if you are looking for a peaceful getaway.

Johnny Depp

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This American actor owns a private island in the Bahamas called Little Hall’s Pond Cay. He supposedly purchased the 45-acre island for $3.6 million in 2004. In addition to vacations, Depp also held his 2015 wedding with Amber Heard on the island, which boasts sparkling blue waters and bright sand beaches.

Beyoncé and Jay-Z

Four Seasons Ocean Club
Four Seasons Ocean Club. Image by @fsoceanclub on Instagram

When away from the music studio, this couple can be spotted at the famous Ocean Club – a Four Seasons Resort nestled on a 5-mile stretch of stunning beaches on Paradise Island. It is an elegant resort with beautiful gardens and a professional staff that strives to make your visit as wonderful as possible.

The pair also owns a 360-acre private island in the Bahamas named Strangers Cay. It is located northwest of Abaco Island, and the duo reportedly spent approximately $3 million for it.

David Copperfield

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The legendary magician purchased islands in Musha Cay in the Exumas for $50 million back in 2006. There are many adventurous activities, including an outdoor movie theater, swimming in Copperfield Bay, speed boating, sail boating, jet skiing, and much more. The only downside of this island is the whopping $57,000 per night.

Lenny Kravitz

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Lenny Kravitz On Eleuthera Island. Image by @lennykravitz on Instagram

Singer Lenny Kravitz owns a vacation home on the island of Eleuthera. Kravitz grew up visiting the Bahamas due to his ancestry connecting him to the island, as his mother was first generation Bahamian-American. Kravitz decided to live on Eleuthera due to the peaceful surroundings as well as the cultural experiences it offers. He chose to quarantine at his serene Bahamian home during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Nicholas Cage

American actor Nicholas Cage owns a private island in the Bahamas named Leaf Cay Island, which he bought for $3 million in 2006. It is home to the only private island resort in the Exumas and features numerous activities and amenities surrounded by crystal blue sea, such as: deep sea fishing, snorkeling, a spa, a pool, and a yacht club.

Kennedy Kollar

Content Associate

Kennedy is an entertainment junkie hailing from Pennsylvania. When she is traveling, you can find her searching for the best gluten-free foods as well as matcha and chai teas. She loves immersing herself in new cultures and wishes to visit the less-traveled hidden gems.

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