Salt Kettle Beach

Another secluded and tropical beach on the north coast of Eleuthera Island, Salt Kettle Beach features some of the brightest sand and blue water that is only rivaled by the sky.

Located on the northwestern edge of the island of Eleuthera, 1.8 miles east-northeast of Spanish Wells, You might want to drop by whether or not you are staying in the immediate vicinity.

Amenities and Ambiance

The beach is protected by a deep forest on one side and nothing but calm ocean on the other, so do not expect to see much else.

Unfortunately, public restrooms aren't available, so if you're visiting with small children you might want to consider a different location. Fortunately, the water here is clear enough for snorkeling, so purchase or rent some equipment if you are looking to do some underwater exploration.

If you enjoy beach days which grant a quiet experience, then you may want to try Salt Kettle Beach; it is tucked away within a more natural part of Eleuthera.

What's Nearby


This pleasant stretch of sand known as Salt Kettle Beach is peacefully removed from hotels and popular attractions, in a remote area on the Northwest coast of Eleuthera.

If you're looking for other nearby attractions or activity options, the following table shows the closest options.

Activities and Attractions Near Salt Kettle Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
NAVFAC Base Historical Site 33.2 mi. SE Eleuthera

Cities and Towns

The town of Dunmore Town is close-by and is an area with plenty to do, but yet isn't overcrowded. From the shore, Dunmore Town isn't out of reach at seven and a half miles (12 kilometers) away.


The mood here——social and lively, or virtually empty—— will be influenced by everything from the time of day to the capacity of nearby hotels.

Don't expect to find any of The Bahamas' frequently visited hotels near this beach, though if you're looking to avoid throngs of tourists, the lack of places to stay will be welcomed.


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

Other Beaches

Vacationers who are looking for the ideal beach will have plenty of other choices on Eleuthera besides Salt Kettle Beach.

You may also want to consider Spanish Wells Beach, which is located two and a half miles away.

Of course, there are lots of other things to do and see in the Bahamas; then again, taking a swim at Salt Kettle Beach is certainly a fun way to enjoy the area's natural attractions.


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