Gaulding Cay Beach

Set in an area that is more residential than resort, this stretch of sand will likely be completely deserted when you arrive, and remain so until the time that you leave.

Located in the vicinity of New Providence, 1.7 miles west of Clifton Bay, You might want whether or not you're staying very close. Do you dream of finding a beach tucked into an untouched part of town? Many visitors seek a beach that isn't surrounded by thousands of hotel rooms; beautiful but out-of-the-way beaches like Gaulding Cay Beach are usually more relaxing than those overrun with fellow travelers.

How to Access The Beach

If you are traveling to the beach from North Eleuthera you will travel past Glass Window Bridge and continue for just over a mile until you see a yellow and white apartment building on the left. The entrance to the beach is on your right.

Amenities and Ambiance

The beach itself is a long stretch of white sand speckled with palm trees that leads to bright aqua waters. The view from the shore is of Gaulding's Cay which is tiny rock island filled with casuarina trees.

Keep in mind that restrooms won't be found on-site, so those of you traveling with small children may want to consider another spot. You will find the water here is fit for snorkeling, so grab your equipment if you're hoping to find some interesting marine life.

What's Nearby


Cities and Towns

The nearest area of None to Gaulding Cay Beach is Gambier. This interesting part of None is just five miles from the shore, meaning a trip here doesn't have to take all day. This region in the Bahamas is an area with plenty to do, but yet isn't overcrowded.


Whether or not you encounter many other people will be influenced by everything from the time of day to the capacity of nearby hotels.

You won't find any of The Bahamas' large resorts lining this beach, though if you're trying to dodge throngs of vacationers, the lack of places to stay will certainly be a pleasant sight.


You might not find any places to eat in the vicinity of this location, so you may choose to pack a lunch if you want to fully enjoy your day in the sun.

Other Beaches

Vacationers looking for a beach that's right for them will have other options if Gaulding Cay Beach doesn't suit their tastes.

Travelers who like this beach might also enjoy Small Hope Bay Beach, found 24 and a half miles to the south west. If you're on the lookout for more active and social, Goat Cay Beach may be just what you're looking for. It's located 23 and a half miles to the south west.

You may also enjoy Love Hill Beach, located 24 miles to the south west.

There's plenty to see and do in the Bahamas, and Gaulding Cay Beach is just one of the many options.


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