Holiday Beach

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

Positioned on the island of Eleuthera, 1.3 miles north of Alice Town, Holiday Beach is on the North West coast of the island, You might want regardless of whether you are staying particularly close by. Love beach-going but hate the crowds? Extra space is just one of the perks that comes with finding a beach that isn't packed full of hotel guests; relatively untouched parts of the coast like Holiday Beach are usually more relaxing than those overrun with fellow travelers.

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.

Please note that public restrooms are not available, so if you're visiting with small children you might want to consider a different location.

If you tend to enjoy beaches which offer a calm environment, then a good choice for you is Holiday Beach; it's back within a much quieter part of Eleuthera.

What's Nearby


Holiday Beach is on the North West coast of Eleuthera; it's located near attractions like NAVFAC Base, which is 13 miles away.

With the choice of exciting activities nearby, you'll never run low on things to do. The closest attractions are found 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 nearest area on Eleuthera to Holiday Beach is Alice Town. This interesting part of Eleuthera is only one and a quarter miles from the beach, which means a trip here doesn't have to take all day. It should be noted that is not overly populated, so for those who want to get a taste of the local culture, this part of the Bahamas might make for a rather pleasant day trip.


The number of other vacationers sharing this coastline can vary widely, depending on everything from the time of day to how many of the nearby hotel rooms have been booked. There are not many major hotels nearby, but it's often visited by guests from the few small lodgings in the area.

Though there aren't many places to stay within driving distance, the ones found nearest to the water have been listed in the following table.

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


While the area surrounding Holiday Beach isn't exactly a culinary hot spot, you can still satisfy your hunger, especially if you are willing to drive a bit. One of the nearest restaurants is Waters Edge Internet Cafe, which is a mile and a half to the south of it.

Some nearby restaurant options are shown in the table 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

Of course, you'll find other beaches besides Holiday Beach on Eleuthera.

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 offers a little more opportunity for excitement, and isn't far from additional things to do and see nearby. You'll find it one and an eighth miles to the east-southeast.

Vacationers may also want to visit Twin Beaches, which is located not a great distance away, meaning a quick cab ride is an easy option.

There are plenty of natural wonders to behold in the Bahamas, and Holiday Beach is just one of many incredible attractions you can choose from.


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