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 regardless of whether you're staying nearby. This beach is not just another pleasant piece of the coast, it is one of the more unique and quiet beaches in the Bahamas. While Queen's Beach may be a little harder to reach, it permits unparalleled relaxation opportunities.

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 offers visitors an idyllic and relaxing retreat, since the area surrounding the beach is not heavily urbanized.

What's Nearby

Attractions

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

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 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 close to Governors Harbour, so a trip into the city——for snacks, drinks, and other attractions——is a convenient option. Not far away you'll find Governors Harbour, a city which is not lacking in exploration opportunities, yet also not overflowing with buildings. From the shore, Governors Harbour is about 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 people have booked nearby hotels. There aren't many large hotels in the immediate vicinity, but it can appeal to guests from smaller accommodations in the area.

While there aren't many hotels within a several miles, the nearest ones are listed in the table below.

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 this coastal destination is not exactly the area's culinary epicenter, you'll still have some choices, particularly if you are willing to drive or bike a few miles. One of the closest places to eat is Mate & Jenny's Restaurant & Bar, which is a quick car or cab ride away.

The following table lists restaurant options near this shoreline.

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

Of course, you'll find other beaches besides Queen's Beach on Eleuthera.

You might also enjoy South Palmetto Point, located only a short distance away. On the other hand, Ten Bay Beach could provide more action, and isn't far from additional things to do and see nearby. It's found one and a quarter miles to the southeast.

You may also want to consider Unique Village Beach, located not too far away, which means a short cab ride is a solid choice.

There are plenty of natural wonders to behold in the Bahamas, and Queen's Beach is just one of many incredible attractions you can choose from.

 

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