Lover's Beach

Perhaps the most private beach on Elruthera, the beach is known for panoramic views of the Atlantic.

Positioned near the center of the island of Eleuthera, 1.1 miles north of Gregory Town, Lover's Beach is on the North West coast of the island, You might think about stopping by regardless of whether you are staying particularly close by. Even active vacationers with jam-packed itineraries will discover advantages to finding a beach that hasn't been "discovered" by thousands of tourists; beaches less-traveled like Lover's Beach allow you much more room to spread out and feel comfortable.

How to Access The Beach

Lover's Beach is located on the north coast of Eleuthera Island, down a long dirt road from Queen's Highway.

Amenities and Ambiance

Lover's Beach is long and wide, with powdery white sands and dark blue waters. On the beach are several brightly colored tires and spray painted trees, while from shore you can see cliffs.

Please note that public restrooms are not available, but you may be able to find facilities at a nearby business.

If you happen to like coasts that offer an angelic haven, then maybe head on over to Lover's Beach; it's hidden away within a more natural sector of the region.

What's Nearby


This pleasant stretch of sand known as Lover's Beach is on the North West coast of Eleuthera. It's located near the The Cove and any nearby accommodations, which can be found one and a quarter miles away, and is perhaps the closest place to stay reachable from Lover's Beach, despite the fact that there aren't many other popular spots close-by.

Beaches are one type of attraction you can visit, but there's plenty else to see during your stay. The following table contains attractions that are the closest.

Activities and Attractions Near Lover's Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
NAVFAC Base Historical Site 18.1 mi. SE Eleuthera
Big Tree at Palmetto Point Historical Site 29.0 mi. SE Eleuthera
Tarpum Bay Castle Historical Site 38.2 mi. SE Eleuthera

Cities and Towns

Dunmore Town is the closest town and is an interesting area that brings together the quietude of the Caribbean and the urbanization of city life. From the beach, Dunmore Town is about eight miles (13 kilometers) away.


The number of other people sharing spots in the sand can vary widely, it depends on several things: the season, the weather, even how full the nearby hotels are. There are not many major hotels nearby, but you may encounter guests from smaller accommodations in the area.

Though there aren't many places to stay within driving distance, the nearest ones are listed in the table below.

Accommodations near Lover's Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
The Cove 1.3 mi. WSW Hotel
Cove Eleuthera 2.5 mi. WNW Hotel
Surfers Beach Manor Hotel 2.8 mi. SE Hotel
Rainbow Inn 8.1 mi. SE Cottages


If during your visit you start getting hungry, you'll have some great cuisine to choose from, so you won't have to wander too far from the sea. One of the closest restaurants is Laughing Lizard Cafe. The restaurant offers both Caribbean and International menu items. They are also famous for their sandwiches. When you start to get hungry, you won't need to wait too long to eat as it's just a little ways away.

The table below provides a list of nearby dining options.

Restaurants near Lover's Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Laughing Lizard Cafe (242) 470-6992 Caribbean, International Very Casual 0.8 mi. SW
Elvina's Bar Restaurant (242) 335-5032 Cajun Informal 1.3 mi. S
The Cove (242) 335-5142 Caribbean Fine Dining 2.5 mi. WNW
Daddy Joe's Restaurant (242) 335-5688 Caribbean Informal 2.6 mi. WNW
Surfer's Beach Manor Restaurant -- -- -- 2.8 mi. SE

Other Beaches

Of course, you'll find plenty of other beaches on Eleuthera, so perhaps you can explore more than one.

If you like the ambiance at this beach, you might also like Pink Sands Beach, situated eight miles away. Prepare to be swept away by the gorgeous shores of the Bahama's Pink Snds Beach. Others might prefer Surfer's Beach, which could provide more action, and isn't far from other popular destinations. You'll find it two and a half miles to the southeast.

You may also enjoy Gaulding's Cay Beach, which is located within a short distance.

The Bahamas has a lot to offer its visitors, but Lover's Beach is both a relaxing, sunny hangout and a stunning natural feature.


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