Queen's Beach

Queen's Beach is located on the west coast of Eleuthera Island, and serves as a quiet beach where visitors can get away from the more crowded beaches on Nassau and Grand Bahama Island.

Located on the island of Eleuthera, 3.4 miles south-southeast of North Palmentton Point, Queen's Beach is on the South East coast of the island, You should think about stopping by even if you aren't staying nearby. This isn't just another pretty beach, it's special in that it's one of the few quiet beaches in the Bahamas. While Queen's Beach might be a little more trouble to reach, it allows travelers to truly relax and claim their own space on the beach.

How to Access The Beach
Queen's Beach is located about a mile off road from Queen's Highway.

Amenities and Ambiance

Edged by a collection of pine trees, Queen's Beach features three miles of white sands and crystalline blue waters.

Unfortunately, public restrooms aren't available, so those of you traveling with small children may want to consider another spot.

Queen's Beach offers those who visit an angelic and peaceful escape, especially since the area surrounding the beach won't be overly crowded.

What's Nearby

Attractions

This beach is positioned on the South East coast of Eleuthera. It is close to Big Tree at Palmetto Point, which is found three and a half miles to the north-northwest, and it is one of a few attractions close-by.

Beaches are a great attraction to visit, but there's even more to see during your stay. The following table contains attractions that are the closest.

Activities and Attractions Near Queen's Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Big Tree at Palmetto Point Historical Site 3.5 NNW Eleuthera
Leon Levy Native Plant Preserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 6.0 NW Eleuthera
Tarpum Bay Castle Historical Site 10.5 S Eleuthera
NAVFAC Base Historical Site 14.1 NW Eleuthera
Bannerman Lighthouse Lighthouse 35.0 S Eleuthera

Cities and Towns

The town of Governors Harbour is close-by and is a neat region that strikes a balance between island tranquility and urbanization. From the beach, Governors Harbour is located roughly seven and a half miles (12 and a half kilometers) away.

Hotels

The number of other people sharing spots in the sand can vary widely, depending on time of day, season, and how many of the nearby hotel rooms have been booked. Queen's Beach is not near very many major hotels, but it's sometimes enjoyed by visitors from smaller lodgings in the area.

Though this area doesn't sport many hotels within driving distance, the nearest ones are listed in the following table.

Accommodations near Queen's Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Unique Village Resort 3.3 mi. N Hotel
Tropical Dreams Rentals 3.7 mi. NW Hotel
Pineapple Fields Hotel Condo 5.8 mi. NW Hotel
Duck Inn 7.8 mi. NW Cottages

Food

There aren't any restaurants in the vicinity of this location, so it would be a good idea to pack a lunch if you want to fully enjoy your time spent at the beach.

Other Beaches

There are multiple beaches to discover on Eleuthera, of course, so Queen's Beach is not your only option.

Another location you might enjoy is South Palmetto Point, found just a short distance away. But, if you're interested in a more active beach, you might find that Ten Bay Beach is just right. It's located one and a quarter miles to the southeast.

Vacationers may also want to visit Unique Village Beach, which is located not too far away, so a quick cab ride can take you where you want to go.

Maybe Queen's Beach is a perfect spot for you to kick back, and at the same time perhaps not the the ideal fit; if so, there are other beaches and natural attractions in the Bahamas you might like.

 

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