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.

Located on the island of Eleuthera, 1.2 miles northeast of Alice Town, Hamilton Land Beach is on the North West coast of the island, You should consider dropping by whether or not you are staying nearby. There are advantages to visiting a beach that isn't surrounded by thousands of hotel rooms; less popular beaches like Hamilton Land Beach might not be typical "beach scenes", but are nice and private.

Amenities and Ambiance

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

Unfortunately, you won't find any public restrooms along this coastline, which is something to consider if you plan to spend a full day in the sun.

Hamilton Land Beach offers a calm and peaceful place to escape, thanks to the fact that the surrounding region contains little build-up and is free of urbanization.

What's Nearby


This beach is positioned 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 favorite destinations in the area.

If your taste for travel keeps you looking for new activity and attraction options, 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 closest part of Eleuthera to Hamilton Land Beach is Alice Town. This friendly part of Eleuthera is only one and a quarter miles from the beach, so you needn't use up an entire day here. Keep in mind that isn't heavily urbanized, so for those looking to get a taste of the local culture, this region in the Bahamas could be a great choice for a day trip.


The crowdedness of the shoreline can vary widely, depending on everything from the time of day to how packed the nearby hotels are. The beach is not located close to many large hotels, but you may meet guests from smaller lodgings in the area.

While you generally won't find many places to stay in the vicinity, those options closest to Hamilton Land Beach can be seen in the table that follows.

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


Although this location isn't located in the culinary epicenter of the area, you'll probably still spot a few places to try, particularly if you are willing to drive or bike a few miles. One of the nearest restaurants is Waters Edge Internet Cafe, which is just a little ways away.

Nearby restaurant options are provided in the following table.

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

Travelers searching for the perfect beach will have lots of choices besides Hamilton Land Beach.

If you like the ambiance at this beach, you might also like Pink Sands Beach, found 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. It's found a quarter mile to the east-southeast.

You may also enjoy Twin Beaches, located within a couple of miles.

Of course, there are lots of other things to do and see in the Bahamas; then again, Hamilton Land Beach is both a relaxing, sunny hangout and a stunning natural feature.


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