Riding Rock Resort and Marina

Riding Rock Resort and Marina

The small island of San Salvador in the Bahamas, just 360 miles southeast of Miami, is one of the premier scuba diving and fishing Mecca’s of the world. Perched on a pinnacle and washed by warm breezes and clear azure waters, San Salvador is home to Riding Rock Resort and Marina. Being one of the southeastern most islands in the¬†Bahamas chain, San Salvador, also known as Columbus Isle, is just twelve miles long by five miles wide and home to approximately 950 residents.

General Information

Guests staying at the resort have their choice of two room categories. 12 Standard Pool View rooms overlooking the pool area 18 Deluxe Ocean front rooms. All rooms are air conditioned and offer cable TV, telephone, private bath, porch or balcony, outside drying hooks, tile floors and daily housekeeping. Beach towels are available at the resort laundry facility or at the dive shop. In addition to the standard room amenities, Deluxe Ocean Front rooms have a mini fridge, ocean view, patio with a writing table and chairs. The resort also features a freshwater swimming pool, and access to a breathtaking white sand beach.

Scuba Highlights

Riding Rock has over 50 dive sites located on the islands lee side, therefore rough seas are rare. The dive sites are almost all walls so the possibility of going deep is available, though you need not dive deeper than 40 feet to reach the reef if you prefer to keep a shallow profile. Book your trip for the Ultimate Dive experience.

Marine Life

Scalloped Hammerheads
Turtles
Pufferfish
Rays
Grouper
Angelfish

Location

Located in the southeastern Bahamas only 385 miles southeast of Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. San Salvador is accessible by scheduled and charter air flights direct to a modern 4,400 foot paved airstrip. San Salvador, also known as Columbus Isle, is just twelve miles long by five miles wide and home to approximately 950 residents.

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