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 general vicinity of Bannerman Town, You should think about stopping by whether or not you're staying in the immediate vicinity. This beach is not just another pleasant piece of the coast, it also has a private beach feel——a unique quailty in a touristy place like the Bahamas. While Lighthouse Beach might be a little more difficult to reach, it's a pleasure to find an undisturbed plot of sand like this one.

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, restrooms will not be available here, though you may be able to use the facilities at a nearby business.

If you enjoy coasts which provide an idyllic enclave, then you may want to try Lighthouse Beach; it's hidden away in a more natural sector of the region.

What's Nearby


This beach is positioned on the South coast of Eleuthera. It's located near Bannerman Lighthouse, which is not far from away. Some will choose to walk here, while others will want to take a taxi, and it is one of a few popular spots in the area.

Historical attractions such as Tarpum Bay Castle offer a wonderful compliment to the scenery of Lighthouse Beach, plus they allow vacationers to learn more about the Bahamas, without having to leave the coast. In fact, this coast is 24 and a half miles from this site of historical significance.

Beaches are nice for a few hours here and there, but there's even more to see during your stay. The following table includes the closest attractions.

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 .


The number of other people sharing spots in the sand can vary widely, depending on time of day, season, and how many people have booked nearby hotels.

You won't find any of The Bahamas' large resorts and hotels alongside this beach, though if you're trying to evade hoards of vacationers, the shortage of places to stay should be a welcomed sight.


You might not run into any places to grab a bit to eat in the immediate surroundings of this location, so it would be a good idea to pack a lunch if you want to fully enjoy your day in the sun.

Other Beaches

Travelers who are looking for the ideal beach will have other options if Lighthouse Beach doesn't suit their tastes.

If you like the ambiance at this beach, you might also like South Palmetto Point, found 36 and a half miles away. More active guests, though, may be interested in Jacks Bay Beach, which could provide a few more possibilities for excitement, and is closer to additional things to do and see nearby. It's found 12 miles to the north.

Travelers may also want to consider Skeleton Beach, which is located a quick cab ride away.

Lighthouse 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 find a beach with a seclusion factor that suits you.


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