Current Bay Beach

One of the Northern most beaches on Eleuthera Island, Current Bay Beach can be a bit of a drive, but anyone willing to make it will be rewarded with a quiet beach and amazing sights.

Set on the island of Eleuthera, You should consider dropping by regardless of whether you're staying very close. Couples and families who want to have more of the beach to themselves should venture a little farther from the city, and a little closer to Current Bay Beach.

How to Access The Beach
Anyone on Eleuthera Island who wants to head over to Current Bay will need to take the Public Highway as far North as it will go. Once the road splits, head right (East) and you will end at Current Bay Beach.

Amenities and Ambiance

Bordered on one side by a dense forest and the other-side by an underwater forest, Current Bay Beach is perfect for anyone up to a little exploring.

Unfortunately, restrooms will not be available here, but you may be able to find facilities at a nearby business. The water here is of good snorkeling quality, so bring along some gear if you are looking to do some underwater exploration.

Current Bay Beach brings visitors an idyllic and serene experience, as the region surrounding the beach is not heavily urbanized.

What's Nearby

Attractions

You'll find this beach pleasantly without tourist attractions and hotels, in a secluded area on the Northwest coast of Eleuthera.

If a visit to the Current Bay Beach isn't enough to keep you busy all afternoon, this beach isn't far from any of the items in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Current Bay Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
NAVFAC Base Historical Site 30.8 mi. SE Eleuthera

Cities and Towns

Dunmore Town is nearby and is not an overly urbanized area, but still has its fair share of things to do. From Current Bay Beach, Dunmore Town is not far away, roughly five miles (eight kilometers).

Hotels

The mood here——social and lively, or virtually empty—— will depend on how many hotel guests decide to make the trip as well.

Don't anticipate finding any of The Bahamas' frequently visited resorts and hotels close to this beach, though if you're trying to elude hoards of vacationers, the shortage of places to stay will surely be a pleasant sight.

Food

If you need to grab a bite to eat around midday, the area around this beach has plenty to offer, so there's no need to go too far from the sea. One of the closest places to eat is Angela's Starfish Restaurant. This restaurant serves Caribbean cuisine. They are also famous for their seafood.

The following table lists nearby restaurant options.

Restaurants near Current Bay Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Angela's Starfish Restaurant (242) 333-2253 Caribbean Very Casual 4.6 mi. SE
Queen Conch (242) 333-3811 Caribbean Very Casual 4.6 mi. SE
Harry O's (242) 333-3478 Caribbean Very Casual 4.6 mi. SE
Sugar Rush (242) 333-2451 -- Very Casual -- --
Wade's Take-Away -- -- Very Casual 4.6 mi. SE
Dunmore Deli (242) 333-2644 International Informal 4.8 mi. SE
Tropic Hut (242) 333-3700 -- -- -- --
Blue Bar and Grill (242) 333-2030 Caribbean Fine Dining 4.9 mi. SE
Arthur's Bakery (242) 333-2285 Caribbean Very Casual 4.9 mi. SE
Coral Sands Restaurant (242) 333-2350 International Informal 4.9 mi. SE
The Shack (242) 333-2542 -- Very Casual 4.9 mi. SE
Brian's BBQ (242) 333-3129 -- Very Casual -- --

Other Beaches

Of course, there are lots of other spots along the coast of Eleuthera, so Current Bay Beach is not your only option.

If you like the ambiance at this beach, you might also like Pink Sands Beach, situated five miles to the southeast. Prepare to be swept away by the gorgeous shores of the Bahama's Pink Snds Beach. More active guests, though, may be interested in Tay Bay Beach, which could provide more action, and isn't far from other tourist hot-spots. It's located a half mile to the west-northwest.

Another sun-drenched spot to consider is Spanish Wells Beach, which is located five and a half miles to the west.

Of course, there are lots of other things to do and see in the Bahamas; then again, Current Bay Beach is both a refreshing place to relax, and a beautiful natural attraction.

 

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