Spook Hill Beach

Spook Hill Beach is among the more popular beaches on the island, and it was named for its location near a cemetary. Although there are no commercial watersports here except for snorkeling, there is plenty of sunshine, white sand, and excellent swimming conditions.

Situated toward the center of the island of North Bimini, Spook Hill Beach is on the North coast of the island, You should consider dropping by even if you aren't staying particularly close by. Beachgoers should keep in mind that, though Spook Hill Beach isn't considered a quiet and secluded part of the coast, it's not the most crowded beach in the Bahamas either. It's makes a great option for those of you who want to make the most of their trip to the beach but also want to skip out on the crowds.

How to Access The Beach

Take the Queen's Hwy - the island's main road - north through Bailey Town and just beyond the Bimini Bay Resort & Marina.

Amenities and Ambiance

Facing the north side Alice Town is Spook Hill Beach, which is a popular beach destination. The emerald waters surrounding these shores have soft, sandy and comfortable floors, ideal for wading. The tropical ambiance is completed by sugary white sands, and lush groves of trees growing along the edge of this magnificant coastline.

The concession stand at this spot is also an option. If available, you could also get lunch from one of the mobile vendors who set up shop at the beach.

Keep in mind that restrooms won't be found on-site. Happily, the off-shore waters are of good snorkeling quality, so grab your equipment if you're looking to see what goes on beneath the surface. Despite the relatively popularity of Spook Hill Beach, vacationers donAAAt have to worry about this coast getting overcrowded.

What's Nearby

Attractions

Spook Hill Beach is always a lovely side-trip when you're in the area. Look for it on the North coast of North Bimini; it will be near other attractions like Resorts World Bimini Casino, which is a half mile away.

Historical attractions like Shark Mound provide the perfect compliment to an afternoon at Spook Hill Beach, and give visitors the opportunity to learn more about The Bahamas' past, without having to venture too far from the coast.

Beaches are a great attraction to visit, but there's even more to see during your stay. The following table includes the closest attractions.

Activities and Attractions Near Spook Hill Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Resorts World Bimini Casino Casino 0.5 mi. SW North Bimini
Shark Mound Historical Site 1.6 mi. SE North Bimini

Hotels

The number of other people sharing spots in the sand can vary widely, depending on time of day, season, and how many of the nearby hotel rooms have been booked. There aren't many major hotels nearby, but you may see guests from some of the area's smaller options.

You'll find a decent number of hotel rooms within a car's reach. Some of the closest choices are displayed in the table below.

Accommodations near Spook Hill Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Island Type
Bimini Bay Resort 0.5 mi. SW North Bimini Resort
Wild Quest 1.3 mi. SW North Bimini Resort
Bimini Big Game Club Resort & Marina 2.4 mi. SW North Bimini Hotel
Bimini Blue Water Resort 2.6 mi. SW North Bimini Hotel
Sea Crest Hotel & Marina 2.6 mi. SW North Bimini Hotel
Big John's Hotel 2.7 mi. SW North Bimini Hotel
Thirsty Turtle Yacht Club -- -- South Bimini Hotel
Bimini Sands Beach Club 4.7 mi. SSW South Bimini Resort

Food

Though there aren't many widely-known restaurants nearby, you can still satisfy your hunger, especially if you are prepared to venture a little out of the way. Bimini Big Game Bar and Grill is one of the closest eateries, which is a delicious choice during or after a day at the beach.

A few nearby dining options are included in the following table.

Restaurants near Spook Hill Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Distance Direction Island
Bimini Big Game Bar and Grill (242) 347-3391 Caribbean 2.4 mi. SW North Bimini
Bimini Twist -- Caribbean, Fusion 4.7 mi. SSW South Bimini
Mackey's Sand Bar (242) 347-3500 Eclectic 4.7 mi. SSW South Bimini

Other Beaches

Visitors searching for the perfect beach on North Bimini will have lots of options besides Spook Hill Beach.

If the active mood at Spook Hill Beach has you wanting more of the same, you'll want to consider also visiting Blister Beach, another location where you'll find fun and action. This little piece of paradise offers up a Caribbean dream, from silky sands to warm waves. If you were hoping to find a tranquil beach scene with few crowds, Alice Town Beach may be a good choice. It is located just a little ways away.

Another option worth considering is Bimini Bay Beach, located a quarter mile away.

The Bahamas has plenty to offer its visitors, so visiting Spook Hill Beach is just one way you can enjoy a sunny afternoon.

 

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