Bottom Harbour Beach

One of a few beaches that share the cove, Bottom Harbour is distinguished by the beach club that draws most of the beach's visitors.

Located on the island of Eleuthera, You should consider stopping by regardless of whether you are staying in the immediate vicinity. It's often said that Bottom Harbour Beach is the ideal location for escaping the typical tourist haunts. Most other beaches in the Bahamas may be just as breezy and refreshing, but are usually busier since they're found in the most popular parts of town.

How to Access The Beach
Bottom Harbour Beach is located in the most developed area of North Eleuthera, so simply following Queen's Highway North and forking right the first chance you get will have you at the beach. This fork will be past Gregory Town.

Amenities and Ambiance

Another Bahamian beach of paradise, Bottom Harbour features soft clean sand and sparkling clear water that is picture perfect. The beach club on the beach is only located on a small section of the beach, so it is easier than you may think to escape to a quieter section.

Yes, public restrooms will be available here.

Bottom Harbour Beach's location is not near many tourist spots. With this in mind, there's no need to plan ahead the time you decide to come, as there's a minimal chance that you'll be forced to get around any other guests who might want access to the conveniences that can be found here.

What's Nearby


This pleasant stretch of sand known as Bottom Harbour Beach is on the Northwest coast of Eleuthera. You can stay at the nearby Cove Eleuthera, it can be found three miles to the southeast, and is one of the closest places to stay near Bottom Harbour Beach, despite the lack of other close-by attractions.

If you're looking for other nearby attractions or activity options, you'll find the closest ones in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Bottom Harbour Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
NAVFAC Base Historical Site 23.6 mi. SE Eleuthera
Big Tree at Palmetto Point Historical Site 34.5 mi. SE Eleuthera

Cities and Towns

The town of Dunmore Town is close-by and is in an area with plenty of worthwhile sites, while still remaining less developed and congested as some other places. From the beach, Dunmore Town is not far away, about three miles (five kilometers).


The mood here——social and lively, or virtually empty—— will depend on if you visit during a popular season, which is often indicated by how busy the hotels are. There aren't many large hotels in the immediate vicinity, but it's sometimes enjoyed by guests from smaller accommodations in the area.

Though beach-goers will find relatively few places to stay in the surrounding areas, those options closest to the beach are shown below.

Accommodations near Bottom Harbour Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Cove Eleuthera 3.2 mi. SE Hotel
The Cove 5.1 mi. SE Hotel
Surfers Beach Manor Hotel 8.2 mi. SE Hotel


Even after a restful afternoon at the beach, the day isn't truly complete until you try a nearby restaurant, where you can dive into The Bahamas' specialty dishes, within a reachable distance. One of the nearest restaurants is Acquapazza. The restaurant serves both Italian and Mediterranean dishes on the menu. They are also famous for their pasta and seafood. It'll be found two and a half miles away.

Nearby dining options are shown below.

Restaurants near Bottom Harbour Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Distance Direction Island
Acquapazza (242) 333-3240 Italian, Mediterranean 2.4 mi. N Harbour Island
Hilltop Terrace (242) 333-2325 International 2.5 mi. N Harbour Island
Sunset Restaurant (242) 333-2325 International 2.5 mi. N Harbour Island
Ma Ruby's Restaurant (242) 333-2161 Caribbean 2.7 mi. N Harbour Island
Avery's Restaurant & Gril (242) 333-3126 American, Caribbean 2.7 mi. N Harbour Island
Cocoa Coffee House (242) 698-0242 International 2.9 mi. N Harbour Island
The Boathouse Restaurant (242) 333-2142 Bahamian, Caribbean 2.9 mi. N Harbour Island
Rooster Tail Bar & Grill (242) 333-2142 Caribbean, International 2.9 mi. N Harbour Island
Runaway Hill Inn Restaurant (242) 333-2150 Fusion, International 2.9 mi. N Harbour Island
Rock House Restaurant (242) 333-2053 International 3.0 mi. N Harbour Island
The Landing restaurant (242) 333-2707 Caribbean, Fusion 3.0 mi. N Harbour Island
Daddy Joe's Restaurant (242) 335-5688 Caribbean 3.0 mi. SE Eleuthera

Other Beaches

Eleuthera has several beautiful beaches, so if Bottom Harbour Beach doesn't suit you, you can still find a great spot.

Another location you might enjoy is Pink Sands Beach, located three and a half miles away. Prepare to be swept away by the gorgeous shores of the Bahama's Pink Snds Beach. But, if you're interested in a more active beach, you might like Whale Point Beach. It's found three quarters of a mile to the north.

Another location you may want to try is Gaulding's Cay Beach, located only a short distance away.

Bottom Harbour Beach could be the ideal stretch of sand, but it is possible that it may not be the best choice for your family; in which case you should keep looking for a beach or natural attraction that suits your vacation style.


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