Lighthouse Beach

Set at the very southern top of Eleuthera Island, Light House Beach offers visitors fabulous views of the Caribbean Sea. This mixed in with a long, isolated coastline makes it a popular choice for people just looking to lay back and relax.

Located on the island of Eleuthera, near Bannerman Town, You should consider dropping by even if you aren't staying nearby. When you need to spend the afternoon away from tourist-filled hotspots, you should consider visiting Lighthouse Beach.

How to Access The Beach
Just keep heading south on Eleuthera Island and you are bound to run into the beach.

Amenities and Ambiance

Nothing but a long coast and some trees to keep you company, Light House Beach is the ideal place for anyone trying to escape crowds and city-life. Find the right place on the beach and you'll likely not see another person all day.

Unfortunately, public restrooms aren't available, but you may be able to find facilities at a nearby business.

Lighthouse Beach brings visitors a calm and serene getaway, in part because the surrounding region is more rural than urban.

What's Nearby


Set on the South coast of Eleuthera; this area boasts other attractions such as Bannerman Lighthouse, which is a quarter mile away.

Historical attractions like Tarpum Bay Castle offer a nice compliment to the scenery of Lighthouse Beach, and allow visitors to learn more about the Bahamas, without having to leave the coast. Actually, this shoreline is 24 and a half miles to the north of this site of historical significance.

The beach is one type of attraction you can visit, but there's plenty else to see during your stay. The table below lists other attractions that are nearby.

Activities and Attractions Near Lighthouse Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Bannerman Lighthouse Lighthouse 0.2 mi. S Eleuthera
Cotton Bay Golf Club Golf Course 10.6 mi. N Eleuthera
Tarpum Bay Castle Historical Site 24.5 mi. N Eleuthera
Big Tree at Palmetto Point Historical Site 37.9 mi. N Eleuthera

Cities and Towns

It may take some traveling to get there, but is the closest town. though you may find some small-scale towns nearer to the beach.


The number of other vacationers sharing this coastline can vary widely, depending on everything from the time the sun sets to how many of the nearby hotel rooms have been booked.

You shouldn't anticipate finding any of The Bahamas' frequently visited resorts and hotels close to this beach, but if you're hoping to elude hoards of vacationers, the lack of accommodation possibilities will surely be a pleasant sight.


You might not run into any places to grab a bit to eat surrounding this location, so you may choose to plan a picnic if you want to fully enjoy your time spent at the beach.

Other Beaches

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

Travelers who like this beach might also enjoy South Palmetto Point, located 36 and a half miles to the north. If you're looking for a more active beach scene, you might like Jacks Bay Beach. It's located 12 miles to the north.

Vacationers may also want to visit Skeleton Beach, located nine miles away.

The Bahamas has a lot to offer its visitors, but a trip to Lighthouse Beach could end up a family favorite.


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