2019 Convention

April 3-5, 2019

Grand Hyatt Baha Mar

Nassau, Bahamas

Hotel Reservations

The hotel rate does not include local taxes, 7.5% VAT, hotel-specific fees, or hotel service fee. Please note that taxes and fees are higher in the Bahamas, please see the hotel’s website for more information. Rooms are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Take advantage of NIA's discounted rate by making your reservation before March 15, 2019. Mention that you are part of NIA's group to receive the discounted rate, which is available from March 27–April 11, unless the room block is sold out beforehand.*

Hotel Service Fee: $30 plus taxes and VAT per room, per day. Children aged 12 years or younger will stay free of charge in their parent’s room. Third and fourth occupants of guest rooms are $30.00 for each additional person.

The resort fee of $30 plus taxes and VAT, per room, per day, provides use of hotel activities and amenities including: complimentary Wi-Fi throughout resort (except for Event Center); unlimited local calls; 2 bottles of water, replenished daily; multinational newspapers (electronically distributed via Crave tablet); ESPA fitness center access; complimentary sunscreen at all towel huts; complimentary beach and pool setup: seating w/umbrellas and Wi-Fi; non-motorized water sports; snorkel, mask, fins, and personal water float; single and double kayaks; and more!

*You must be a registered NIA Convention attendee to qualify for this discount.

Grand Hyatt Baha Mar

Located on Cable Beach, Grand Hyatt Baha Mar is a brand-new hotel that opened in 2017 in the Bahamas. This tropical resort is located 15 minutes from Lynden Pindling Nassau International Airport (NAS) and close to the city of Nassau. Click here to see a video of the property. The hotel offers a variety of on-site activities, including:


Dining: The Baha Mar complex offers a multitude of delicious dining options, with 33 different restaurants, bars, and lounges on-site. It is recommended that you make reservations in advance, as all restaurants fill up quickly.

Tropical location with pristine pools and beach: Unwind at one of the 6 awe-inspiring pools— exclusive to resort guests—or lounge on 3,000 feet of sugary white sand

ESPA Spa: Breathtaking ocean views and 24 private rooms, which feature a range of luxurious treatments and therapies designed to offer you an authentic Bahamian spa experience.  Convention attendees also receive a 10% discount on spa services, just mention "National Insulation Association" when making your appointment.

Gaming Space: The 100,000 square foot casino is the largest in the Caribbean, and features world-class gaming excitement and entertainment.

Programs for kids: The Explorers Kids Club offers young guests a world of fun, learning, and exploration. This program is open to children that are 3–12 years old.

Fountain Show: Experience the most spectacular fountain show in the world, including LED lighting, color, Bahamian-inspired moving imagery, and high-energetic music.

Transportation & Parking


The Grand Hyatt Baha Mar is located 15 minutes from the Lynden Pindling International Airport (formally known as Nassau International Airport). The hotel does not offer airport shuttle service. The estimated one-way fare for a taxi is $15–$20 U.S. dollars. Ride-sharing services (Uber or Lyft) are not available on the island. Please note that all taxis are cash only, and credit cards will not be accepted.

Valet parking is included in the resort fee and is complimentary.