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Bimini ship adds phone reservation system

Resorts Word Bimini ( has added what it's calling "Instant Cruising" to better handle phone bookings for Bimini SuperFast to Bimini.

 Cruise passengers to Resorts World Bimini can now call the company’s phone number (888-930-8688) provide their name, number of guests, date of cruising and phone number, then handle the rest of the details upon boarding.  Online bookings are also still available.

On the day of the cruise, guests can arrive between 6 a.m. and the 7:30 a.m. departure time at PortMiami and provide their confirmation number, passport and credit cards.

The trip takes 2 hours, 30 minutes. Resorts World Bimini contains bars, restaurants, shops and a two-mile “Paradise Beach.” When the ship is three miles from Miami or on land in the Resorts World Bimini Casino there is  roulette, craps, baccarat, blackjack, slots and a sports book.

Bimini SuperFast departs Port Miami at 9 a.m. and returns at 7 p.m.  Port charges and government taxes are an additional $20 per person.

More information about Resorts World Bimini is available at

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