Pleasant Bay Beach

Pleasant Bay Beach is a popular spot amongst South Andros locals, hosting such events as the Coconut Festival there annually. Every other day of the year guests will find it to be calm and secluded.

Located on South Andros Island, Pleasant Bay Beach is on the South East edge of the island, You should consider dropping by even if you aren't staying nearby. The Bahamas' beaches are hardly known for being secluded, but Pleasant Bay Beach is a little bit further from the crowds, making it just the right spot for vacationers who don't want to wander too far away, but would rather avoid the most hectic parts of town.

How to Access The Beach
Not surprisingly, you can access Pleasant Bay Beach off Pleasant Bay Road which runs parallel to the beach. A dirt road leads from Pleasant Bay Road, through the trees, and down to the beach where you can park just before the sand.

Amenities and Ambiance

Backed only by one resort property and miles of trees, Pleasant Bay Beach has smooth tan sand leading right up to murky and shallow aquamarine waters.

Keep in mind that restrooms won't be found on-site, which is something to consider if you're bringing the kids, or plan to spend all day outside.

If you tend to choose shores that offer those who visit a tranquil haven, then you should enjoy Pleasant Bay Beach; it is located within a less urban part of the region.

What's Nearby


Pleasant Bay Beach is on the South East coast of South Andros Island. Nearby you'll find accommodations like Mars Bay Bonefish Lodge, which is one of the most conveniently located booking options accessible from Pleasant Bay Beach, despite the lack of additional popular spots close-by.


The number of other vacationers sharing this coastline can vary widely, it depends on many factors: the time of sundown, happy hour, even how packed the nearby hotels are. Pleasant Bay Beach is not near very many major hotels, but it can attract guests staying at the few small lodgings in the area.

Although you won't find many hotels within driving distance, the ones found nearest to the water are shown in the table below.

Accommodations near Pleasant Bay Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Mars Bay Bonefish Lodge 1.0 mi. S Lodge
Pleasant Bay Bonefish Lodge 2.5 mi. N Lodge
Bair's Lodge 6.1 mi. N Lodge


You might not find any places to eat surrounding this coast, so it would be a good idea to pack a lunch for your day in the sun.

Other Beaches

Visitors searching for the perfect beach will have other options if Pleasant Bay Beach doesn't suit their tastes.

While the area offers plenty of picturesque views and exciting attractions, visiting Pleasant Bay Beach or the other beautiful beaches in the area can make your time in the Bahamas even more memorable.


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