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 near the center of the island of Eleuthera, 3.4 miles south-southeast of North Palmentton Point, Queen's Beach is on the South East edge of the island, You might think about stopping by whether or not you are staying particularly close by. There are plenty of advantages to visiting a beach that isn't overly lined with restaurants and beach bars; the lovely, less-traveled shores of beaches like Queen's Beach are perfect when you need a break from the typical tourist scene.

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.

Keep in mind that restrooms won't be found on-site.

Queen's Beach brings guests a quiet and tranquil haven, in part because the location that surrounds the beach contains little build-up and is free of urbanization.

What's Nearby

Attractions

Positioned on the South East coast of Eleuthera; this area boasts other attractions such as Big Tree at Palmetto Point, which is three and a half miles to the north-northwest.

A selection of nearby activities will ensure that you never run low on things to do. The attractions nearest to this beach are listed in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Queen's Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Big Tree at Palmetto Point Historical Site 3.5 NNW Eleuthera
Tarpum Bay Castle Historical Site 10.5 S Eleuthera
NAVFAC Base Historical Site 14.1 NW Eleuthera
Cotton Bay Golf Club Golf Course 24.7 S Eleuthera
Bannerman Lighthouse Lighthouse 35.0 S Eleuthera

Cities and Towns

Queen's Beach is in the Governors Harbour area, so a trip into the city is a definite option. Governors Harbour is nearby and is not an overly urbanized area, but still has its fair share of things to do. From the coast, Governors Harbour is a little ways off, maybe 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, it depends on several things: the season, the weather, even how full nearby hotel rooms are. There aren't many major hotels nearby, but you may meet visitors from smaller lodgings in the area.

Although travelers will find just a few hotels nearby, those accommodations closest to Queen's Beach can be seen 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

Though the area surrounding Queen's Beach isn't exactly a culinary hot spot, you'll probably still spot a few places to try, especially if you're prepared to drive or bike a few miles. The closest places to grab a bite to eat is Mate & Jenny's Restaurant & Bar, which is a short taxi ride away.

Nearby restaurants are listed below.

Restaurants near Queen's Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Mate & Jenny's Restaurant & Bar (242) 332-1504 Eclectic Very Casual 3.0 mi. NW
Sea View Restaurant (242) 332-1830 American -- 3.3 mi. N

Other Beaches

Queen's Beach is just one of many beaches you can visit on Eleuthera.

Travelers who like this beach might also enjoy South Palmetto Point, located just a short distance away. More active guests, though, may be interested in Ten Bay Beach, which could provide more action, and isn't far from nearby attractions. It's located one and a quarter miles to the southeast.

You may also enjoy Unique Village Beach, which is located three and a half miles away.

The Bahamas has some unforgettable natural wonders to explore, and paying a visit to Queen's Beach is just one way you can spend your afternoon.

 

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