Holiday Beach

This infrequently visited beach is a surfers haven and is located adjacent to the aptly named Surfer's Beach.

Positioned near the heart of the island of Eleuthera, 1.3 miles north of Alice Town, Holiday Beach is on the North West edge of the island, You might want even if you aren't staying in the immediate vicinity. When you need to spend the afternoon away from tourist-filled hotspots, you shouldn't miss the opportunity to visit Holiday Beach.

How to Access The Beach

Take the road that heads north from - and away from - Alice Town. You'll need a 4X4 if you wanna drive all the way there, but the walk isn't too bad.

Amenities and Ambiance

The coast at this stretch is rockier than Surfer's Beach, but the wave quality is the same, and should be surfed only by experienced surfers.

Unfortunately, restrooms will not be available here, but you may be able to find facilities at a nearby business.

If you find that you go for shores that offer visitors a calm place to escape, then think about trying out Holiday Beach; it is tucked away in a less urban sector of Eleuthera.

What's Nearby


This beach is positioned on the North West coast of Eleuthera. It is near some interesting sites like NAVFAC Base, which is within the range of a taxi, and it is one of a few favorite destinations in the area.

If a visit to the Holiday Beach isn't enough to keep you busy all afternoon, you'll find the closest ones in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Holiday Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
NAVFAC Base Historical Site 12.9 mi. SE Eleuthera
Big Tree at Palmetto Point Historical Site 23.8 mi. SE Eleuthera
Tarpum Bay Castle Historical Site 33.3 mi. SE Eleuthera

Cities and Towns

The closest region on Eleuthera to Holiday Beach is Alice Town. This location is only one and a quarter miles from the shore, which means you needn't use up an entire day here. Keep in mind that Alice Town is certainly not a bustling region, but it will be a nice day out for visitors wishing to get a better feel for the area.


The mood here——social and lively, or virtually empty—— will depend on many factors, including the capacity of nearby hotels. Holiday Beach is not located near many major hotels, but it can attract visitors from the few small lodgings in the area.

Though you generally won't find many hotels withing driving distance, those options closest to Holiday Beach are shown below.

Accommodations near Holiday Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Surfers Beach Manor Hotel 2.8 mi. W Hotel
Rainbow Inn 2.9 mi. SE Cottages
The Cove 5.9 mi. WNW Hotel
Cove Eleuthera 7.7 mi. NW Hotel


Although this location isn't located in the culinary epicenter of the area, you can still find some interesting eateries, particularly if you're willing to drive a bit. The closest places to grab a bite to eat is Waters Edge Internet Cafe, which is a mile and a half to the south of it.

A few nearby dining options are listed below.

Restaurants near Holiday Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Waters Edge Internet Cafe (242) 335-0679 -- -- 1.4 mi. S
Surfer's Beach Manor Restaurant -- -- -- 2.7 mi. W
Rainbow Inn Restaurant (242) 335-0294 Eclectic Informal 2.9 mi. SE
Elvina's Bar Restaurant (242) 335-5032 Cajun Informal 4.5 mi. WNW

Other Beaches

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

Travelers who like this beach might also enjoy Pink Sands Beach, found 13 miles away. Prepare to be swept away by the gorgeous shores of the Bahama's Pink Snds Beach. However, if that's not exactly what you're looking for, Hamilton Land Beach could provide more action, and is closer to other tourist hot-spots. It's located one and an eighth miles to the east-southeast.

Vacationers may also want to visit Twin Beaches, located three miles away.

Holiday 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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