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.

Positioned on South Andros Island, Pleasant Bay Beach is on the South East coast of the island, You might want to drop by even if you are not staying very close. The beaches in the Bahamas aren't usually known for their peace and quiet, but Pleasant Bay Beach is less exposed than the others, making it just the right spot for vacationers who want to stay away from big crowds, but still get the most out of their beach visit.

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.

Please note that public restrooms are not available, so if you're visiting with small children you might want to consider a different location.

If you usually desire beach days that bring visitors an idyllic experience, then you should enjoy Pleasant Bay Beach; it is tucked away in a much quieter sector of South Andros Island.

What's Nearby


This beach is positioned on the South East coast of South Andros Island. It's located near the Mars Bay Bonefish Lodge and any nearby accommodations, which is one of the closest hotels near Pleasant Bay Beach, despite the fact that there aren't many other close-by places of interest.


The number of other people sharing spots in the sand can vary widely, depending on everything from the time the sun sets to how full the nearby hotels are. The area is not home to many major hotels, but you may see guests from the few small lodgings in the area.

While you will find just a few accommodations in the surrounding areas, those options closest to the beach can be viewed 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 run into any places to grab a bit to eat in the immediate surroundings of this coastal destination, so it would be a good idea to plan a picnic for your time spent at the beach.

Other Beaches

Visitors who are looking for the ideal beach will have other options if Pleasant Bay Beach doesn't suit their tastes.

You may find that Pleasant Bay Beach is a great fit for your vacation, but maybe you want to see more; if so, there are other beaches and natural attractions in the Bahamas you might like.


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