Marley Beach

While there is not much that separates the several beaches that line the southern coast of Bermuda, Marley Beach is one of the few that are tucked away between developments, giving it a much more peaceful and natural appearance than the other beaches in the area.

Positioned near the middle of Warwick Parish, Marley Beach is on the South-Southwest coast of Bermuda. You might think about stopping by regardless of whether you are staying in the immediate vicinity. With its home in much-visited location, Marley Beach is a solid option for visitors seeking various interesting activities and sites.

How to Access The Beach
Marley Beach is located just off of South Road in between the Surf Side Beach Club and the Fairmont Golf Club.

Amenities and Ambiance

While there are many rocks lining Marley Beach, there is still plenty of soft sand that is perfect for laying in while soaking of the hot sun rays. The crystal blue water that leads out to the Atlantic is also beautiful to look at, while the transition of colors makers for a wonderful photo opportunity, as do the sunrises every morning.

Keep in mind that restrooms won't be found on-site, though you may be able to use the facilities at a nearby business. Fortunately, the water here is clear enough for snorkeling, so grab some equipment if you are looking to do some underwater exploration.

Since Marley Beach is located inside an area popular among tourist, you might need to hunt to get a spot!

What's Nearby


Marley Beach is on the South-Southwest coast of Bermuda. Belmont Hills Golf Club is only a short distance away. Visitors will have the option to take a taxi or to walk, and it is one of a few attractions in the area.

Historic attractions, including Sessions House, offer a wonderful compliment to the scenery of Marley Beach, plus they allow vacationers to learn more about Bermuda, without having to stray too far from the beach. In fact, this shore is two miles from this destination of historical interest.

If a visit to the Marley Beach isn't enough to keep you busy all afternoon, the following table shows the closest options.

Activities and Attractions Near Marley Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Belmont Hills Golf Club Golf Course 0.8 mi. NNW Bermuda
Stirling's Of Bermuda Art Gallery 1.0 mi. WNW Bermuda
Riddell's Bay Golf & Country Club Golf Course 1.6 mi. W Bermuda
Maria Ever's Smith Gallery Art Gallery 1.7 mi. NE Bermuda
Picturesque Gallery Art Gallery 2.0 mi. N Bermuda
Crisson & Hind Fine Art Gallery Art Gallery 2.0 mi. N Bermuda
Bermuda Historical Society Museum Museum 2.0 mi. N Bermuda
Turtle Hill Golf Club at The Fairmont Southampton Golf Course 2.1 mi. WSW Bermuda
Bermuda National Gallery Art Museum 2.1 mi. N Bermuda
Sessions House Historical Site 2.2 mi. NNE Bermuda
Bermuda Musical And Drama Society Dinner Show and Theater 2.2 mi. N Bermuda
Fort Hamilton Historical Site 2.3 mi. NNE Bermuda

Cities and Towns

Those visiting Marley Beach who are looking for further attractions should think about heading to Hamilton, which is close-by and is an active, busy area. From the shore, Hamilton is a fairly short distance away, roughly two and a half miles (four kilometers).


Whether or not you encounter a lot of other visitors will depend on many factors, including the capacity of nearby hotels. You can generally expect to encounter a fair number of vacationers who are staying in the area.

Because the beach is in a fairly popular vacation spot, it usually isn't that tough to find a hotel nearby that suits your needs. For guests looking to book a place that's on or near the ocean, the table that follows lists the closest accommodations to Marley Beach.

Accommodations near Marley Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Longtail Cliffs Apartments 0.5 mi. WSW Hotel
Surf Side Beach Club 0.6 mi. ENE Hotel
Granaway Guest House & Cottages 0.9 mi. NW Hotel
Fourways Inn & Cottages 0.9 mi. N Hotel
Coral Beach & Tennis Club 1.0 mi. ENE Hotel
Watercolours 1.0 mi. N B & B
Inverurie Executive Suites Hotel 1.1 mi. N Hotel
Elbow Beach Club Resort 1.3 mi. NE Hotel
Salt Kettle House 1.3 mi. N Guest house
Newstead Belmont Hills Golf Resort and Spa 1.4 mi. NNE Resort


One of the tastiest ways to compliment a balmy beach afternoon is to walk to a nearby restaurant, where you can dive into Bermuda's specialty dishes, within just a few miles of this shoreline. One of the closest places to eat is Blu Bar and Grill. This restaurant offers a menu of American food. They are also known for their seafood and steak. You could take a cab or probably walk to this restaurant as it's just a short distance away.

The table below lists nearby restaurants.

Restaurants near Marley Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Blu Bar and Grill (441) 232-2323 American Fine Dining 0.8 mi. NNW
Four Ways Inn Main Dining Room (441) 236-6517 Caribbean, French Fine Dining 0.9 mi. N
Buzz n'Go Warwick (441) 236-3021 American Very Casual -- --
Island Spice (441) 238-7944 -- -- -- --
Seahorse Grill (441) 239-9303 -- -- 1.3 mi. NE
Blue Point Restaurant (441) 236-3535 Eclectic Very Casual 1.3 mi. NE
Sea Breeze (441) 232-3999 International Informal 1.3 mi. NE
Mickey's Bistro & Bar (441) 236-9107 Mediterranean Very Casual 1.3 mi. ENE
Lido Restaurant (441) 236-9884 Mediterranean Informal 1.3 mi. NE
Beau Rivage (441) 232-8686 French Fine Dining 1.4 mi. NNE
Cafe Coco (441) 236-5416 Caribbean, International Fine Dining 1.4 mi. NE
Paraquet Restaurant & Take Out (441) 236-9742 -- -- -- --

Other Beaches

Travelers searching for the perfect beach will have other options if Marley Beach doesn't suit their tastes.

Another location you may want to try is Warwick Long Bay, which is located one and an eighth miles away. Warwick Long Bay is the perfect island escape for travelers seeking peace and quiet. Set in a pristine natural environment with calm, clear waters and an exquisite coral reef, the area is perfect for exploring and relaxing. There aren't any facilities other than bathrooms, however, so visitors will want to bring all the essentials, including food and drinks.

Of course, there are lots of other things to do and see on Bermuda; then again, Marley Beach is both a refreshing place to relax, and a beautiful natural attraction.


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