Hidden Beach

Hidden Beach is often considered one of the best beaches in the Bahamas. Located on Eleuthera Island, this quiet little hideaway is perfect for those willing to make an effort to get away from it all.

Situated on the island of Eleuthera, 1.8 miles east of Alice Town, Hidden Beach is on the North West coast of the island, You might want to drop by whether or not you are staying in the vicinity. When you need to spend the afternoon away from tourist-filled hotspots, you should venture a little farther from the city, and a little closer to Hidden Beach.

How to Access The Beach

Hidden Beach is a few miles south of Alice Town.

Amenities and Ambiance

Hidden by a canopied rock formation, Hidden Beach is partly rocky, but mostly lined with soft white sand.

Keep in mind that restrooms won't be found on-site, so those of you traveling with small children may want to consider another spot.

If you find that you choose coasts that bring visitors a peaceful haven, then a good choice for you is Hidden Beach; it is hidden away within a less urban part of the region.

What's Nearby


Travelers will find Hidden Beach on the North West coast of Eleuthera. It's located near NAVFAC Base, which is just a cab ride away, and it is among the attractions in the area.

If you can't wait to see as many of The Bahamas' attractions as possible, you'll find the closest ones in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Hidden Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
NAVFAC Base Historical Site 10.7 mi. SE Eleuthera
Big Tree at Palmetto Point Historical Site 21.6 mi. SE Eleuthera
Tarpum Bay Castle Historical Site 31.3 mi. SE Eleuthera

Cities and Towns

The nearest part of Eleuthera to Hidden Beach is Alice Town. This location is just a mile and a half from the shore, meaning it doesn't have to be a terribly lengthy excursion. Keep in mind that this part of the Bahamas is not heavily urbanized, though it can be an interesting destination for visitors wishing to get a better feel for the area.


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 are not many major hotels nearby, but you may encounter guests from some of the area's smaller options.

Though there aren't many places to stay close-by, the ones found nearest to the water have been listed in the following table.

Accommodations near Hidden Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Rainbow Inn 0.7 mi. SSE Cottages
Surfers Beach Manor Hotel 5.0 mi. WNW Hotel
The Cove 8.2 mi. WNW Hotel
Cove Eleuthera 9.9 mi. WNW Hotel


Though this coastal destination is not exactly the area's culinary epicenter, you'll still have some choices, particularly if you are prepared to venture a little farther away. One of the nearest places to eat is Rainbow Inn Restaurant, which is three quarters of a mile to the south-southeast of it.

The following table lists dining options near this beach.

Restaurants near Hidden Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Rainbow Inn Restaurant (242) 335-0294 Eclectic Informal 0.7 mi. SSE
Waters Edge Internet Cafe (242) 335-0679 -- -- 1.8 mi. W
Surfer's Beach Manor Restaurant -- -- -- 4.9 mi. WNW

Other Beaches

There are plenty of beautiful beach locations to choose from on Eleuthera, and Hidden Beach is just one option.

Another location you might enjoy is Pink Sands Beach, situated 15 and a half miles away. Prepare to be swept away by the gorgeous shores of the Bahama's Pink Snds Beach. If you're on the lookout for more active and social, you might find that Smuggler's Beach is just right. You'll find it three quarters of a mile to the northwest.

Another option worth considering is Twin Beaches, which is located within a couple of miles.

Of course, there are lots of other things to do and see in the Bahamas; then again, taking a swim at Hidden Beach is certainly a fun way to enjoy the area's natural attractions.


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