Bat Hole Beach

Located on Pigeon Cay's northeast coast, Bat Hole Beach is named for a nearby lake called Bat Hole.

Located on Cat Island, close to Arthurs Town, You might want even if you are not staying particularly close by. Even active vacationers with jam-packed itineraries will discover advantages to finding a beach that's a long way from the nearest major city; the lovely, less-traveled shores of beaches like Bat Hole Beach let you escape people-watchers and rowdy beachgoers.

Amenities and Ambiance

Bat Hole Beach is backed by miles of thick green forest, which leads right up to the white sands. Rolling ashore are deep blue waters with slightly choppy waters.

Unfortunately, restrooms will not be available here.

If you find that you desire beach days which bring visitors a quiet place to escape, then think about trying out Bat Hole Beach; it's found within a less urbanized section of Cat Island.

What's Nearby


Positioned on the North West coast of Cat Island. Nearby accommodations include the Orange Creek Inn, which is one of the most conveniently located lodging options near Bat Hole Beach, despite the lack of other close-by attractions.

Beaches are one type of attraction you can visit, but there's even more to see during your stay. The following table includes the closest attractions.

Activities and Attractions Near Bat Hole Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
The Hermitage Historical Site 32.5 mi. SE Cat Island
Armbrister Plantation Ruins Historical Site 32.7 mi. SE Cat Island

Cities and Towns

It may take some traveling to get there, but is the closest city. though you may find some small-scale towns nearer to the beach.


Whether or not you encounter many other people will depend on how many hotel guests decide to make the trip as well. Bat Hole Beach is not located near many major hotels, but it's sometimes enjoyed by guests from smaller lodgings in the area.

Though vacationers will find few hotels nearby, those accommodations closest to the beach can be viewed in the following list.

Accommodations near Bat Hole Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Orange Creek Inn 3.2 SW Hotel
Shannas Cove Resort 3.2 SW Resort
Pigeon Cay Beach Club 3.5 SW Hotel


Though the area surrounding Bat Hole Beach isn't exactly a culinary hot spot, you can still find some interesting eateries, especially if you're prepared to venture a little farther away. The closest places to grab a bite to eat is Shannas Cove Restaurant, which is four miles away.

A list of nearby restaurants is listed below.

Restaurants near Bat Hole Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Distance Direction Island
Shannas Cove Restaurant (242) 354-4249 Caribbean, International 3.8 mi. WSW Cat Island

Other Beaches

Visitors looking for a beach that's right for them on Cat Island will have lots of options besides Bat Hole Beach.

Vacationers may also want to visit Sammy T's Beach, which is located nine and a half miles to the south-southeast.

Of course, the Bahamas has hundreds of natural wonders to discover, but visiting Bat Hole Beach or the other beautiful beaches in the area can make your time in the Bahamas even more memorable.


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