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, in the vicinity of Bannerman Town, You might want to drop by whether or not you are staying in the vicinity. There are plenty of advantages to visiting a beach that isn't packed full of hotel guests; relatively untouched parts of the coast like Lighthouse Beach might not be typical "beach scenes", but are nice and private.

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.

Keep in mind that restrooms won't be found on-site, which is something to consider if you plan to spend a full day in the sun.

If you find that you prefer sunny days that provide a serene environment, then you will want to try Lighthouse Beach; it's located within a less urban sector of Eleuthera.

What's Nearby


Visitors will find this beach on the South coast of Eleuthera. Bannerman Lighthouse is within a distance that tourists could probably walk or take a cab to, and it is among the attractions in the vicinity.

Historical attractions like Tarpum Bay Castle offer the perfect compliment to an afternoon at Lighthouse Beach, and give visitors the opportunity to learn more about The Bahamas' past, without straying too far from the coastline. In fact, this shore will be found within driving distance from this site of historical interest.

If your taste for travel keeps you looking for new activity and attraction options, you'll find the closest ones in the following table.

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

The closest metropolitan area to Lighthouse Beach is .


Whether this spot is full of bodies or practically empty will depend on if you visit during a popular season, which is often indicated by how busy the hotels are.

You shouldn't anticipate finding any of The Bahamas' large hotels and resorts near this beach, but if you're hoping to avoid masses of tourists, the shortage of accommodation options will surely be welcomed.


There aren't any restaurants near this shore, so you may choose to plan a picnic if you want to fully enjoy your day in the sun.

Other Beaches

Vacationers searching for the perfect beach on Eleuthera will have lots of options besides Lighthouse Beach.

You might also enjoy South Palmetto Point, situated 36 and a half miles to the north. However, if that's not exactly what you're looking for, Jacks Bay Beach could provide a little more opportunity for excitement, and isn't far from nearby attractions. You'll find it 12 miles to the north.

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

Perhaps Lighthouse Beach is the most convenient coastline for you to visit, but some travelers itch to explore more; if so, there are other beaches and natural attractions in the Bahamas you might like.


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