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.

Located on the island of North Bimini, Spook Hill Beach is on the North edge of the island, You might want whether or not you are staying in the vicinity. Those of you who might prefer a beach that's a little less crowded, but still fun and active, should give Spook Hill Beach a try. It's not one of the beaches that's always brimming with visitors, but it's not totally secluded either.

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.

Even if you plan to dine elsewhere, the snack bar on-site could come in handy. You might also have the option to order lunch from one of the local vendors who are generally found here.

Unfortunately, public restrooms aren't available, so those of you traveling with small children may want to consider another spot. Happily, the off-shore waters are clear and good for snorkeling, so grab your equipment if you're hoping to see what lies 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

This beach is positioned on the North coast of North Bimini; the area is home to other attractions such as Resorts World Bimini Casino, which is a half mile to the south west.

Historical attractions such as Shark Mound provide a great compliment to the natural beauty of Spook Hill Beach, and they give vacationers the chance to learn more about the Bahamas, without venturing too far from the coast.

If you're looking for plenty of activities to keep you or your family busy, this beach isn't far from any of the items in the following table.

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 crowdedness of the shoreline can vary widely, depending on everything from the time of day to how full the nearby hotels are. Typically, you can expect to see a fair amount of vacationers who are staying in the area.

Guests will find a pretty nice range of rooming options to choose from in the area surrounding Spook Hill Beach. The most accessible of which are shown in the table that follows.

Accommodations near Spook Hill Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Island Type
Hilton at Resorts World Bimini 0.3 mi. SW North Bimini Hotel
Bimini Bay Resort 0.5 mi. SW North Bimini Resort
WildQuest 1.3 mi. SW North Bimini Lodge
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 this spot isn't close to many restaurants, you can still satisfy your hunger, particularly if you're prepared to venture a little out of the way. The closest places to grab a bite to eat is Bimini Big Game Bar and Grill, which is a delicious choice during or after a day at the beach.

The table below provides a list of restaurants closest to this beach.

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 (242) 347-3501 Caribbean, Fusion 4.7 mi. SSW South Bimini
Mackey's Sand Bar (242) 347-3501 Eclectic 4.7 mi. SSW South Bimini

Other Beaches

Visitors who are looking for the ideal beach will have plenty of other choices on North Bimini besides Spook Hill Beach.

Another location you might enjoy is Blister Beach, which is in a pretty active location. This little piece of paradise offers up a Caribbean dream, from silky sands to warm waves. If you'd rather try a more private, less popular location, Alice Town Beach could be a good option for you. You'll find it not far off the beach at all.

You may also want to consider Bimini Bay Beach, located within a couple of miles.

There's plenty to see and do in the Bahamas, and dropping by Spook Hill Beach is just one way to appreciate a pretty afternoon.

 

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