Hamilton Land Beach

On the east coast of Eleuthera Island is Hamilton Land Beach, a pristine, yet often uninhabited beach perfect for a day of sunning and swimming.

Positioned near the center of the island of Eleuthera, 1.2 miles northeast of Alice Town, Hamilton Land Beach is on the North West coast of the island, You might think about stopping by even if you aren't staying in the vicinity. Hamilton Land Beach stands out from other beaches because it's one of the best spots for getting away from vacation stresses, like overly crowded restaurants and attractions. Most other beaches in the Bahamas may have the same pleasing, tropical setting as Hamilton Land Beach, but tend to be busier since they're near some of the most popular hotels.

Amenities and Ambiance

The bright blue waters of Hamilton Land Beach can be rough as they wash shore the blindingly white sands.

Unfortunately, public restrooms aren't available, which is something to consider if you're bringing the kids, or plan to spend all day outside.

If you find that you go for beaches that offer a serene enclave, then you may want to try Hamilton Land Beach; it is tucked away in a more rural area of Eleuthera.

What's Nearby


Visitors will find this beach on the North West coast of Eleuthera. It is near NAVFAC Base, which is seen 12 miles to the southeast, and it is one of the attractions close-by.

If a visit to the Hamilton Land Beach isn't enough to keep you busy all afternoon, the beach is located near the attractions in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Hamilton Land Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
NAVFAC Base Historical Site 11.8 mi. SE Eleuthera
Big Tree at Palmetto Point Historical Site 22.7 mi. SE Eleuthera
Tarpum Bay Castle Historical Site 32.3 mi. SE Eleuthera

Cities and Towns

The nearest section on Eleuthera to Hamilton Land Beach is Alice Town. This destination is just one and a quarter miles away, meaning a visit doesn't need to take up the whole day. It's important to note that is not overly congested, so for those who want to see more of the area, this region in the Bahamas should provide an interesting experience.


Whether or not you encounter a lot of other visitors will depend on many factors, including the capacity of nearby hotels. The area is not home to many major hotels, but you may meet guests staying at some of the area's smaller options.

Although vacationers will generally find few accommodations in the region, those accommodations closest to the beach are shown in the table below.

Accommodations near Hamilton Land Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Rainbow Inn 1.8 mi. SE Cottages
Surfers Beach Manor Hotel 3.9 mi. WNW Hotel
The Cove 7.0 mi. WNW Hotel
Cove Eleuthera 8.8 mi. WNW Hotel


While this spot isn't close to many restaurants, you can still find some interesting eateries, especially if you are willing to venture a little farther away. One of the nearest restaurants is Waters Edge Internet Cafe, which is one and a quarter miles to the south west of it.

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

Restaurants near Hamilton Land Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Waters Edge Internet Cafe (242) 335-0679 -- -- 1.3 mi. SW
Rainbow Inn Restaurant (242) 335-0294 Eclectic Informal 1.8 mi. SE
Surfer's Beach Manor Restaurant -- -- -- 3.8 mi. W

Other Beaches

Vacationers in search of the perfect beach on Eleuthera will have lots of options besides Hamilton Land Beach.

You might also enjoy Pink Sands Beach, located 14 miles away. Prepare to be swept away by the gorgeous shores of the Bahama's Pink Snds Beach. If you're looking for a more active beach scene, you might enjoy people watching at Smuggler's Beach. You'll find it a quarter mile to the east-southeast.

You might also want to visit Twin Beaches, which is located two miles to the southeast.

You may find that Hamilton Land Beach is a great fit for your vacation, but maybe you want to see more; in which case there are other beaches (and other outdoor attractions) worth trying.


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