Absent of any major development yet complete with easy access, Skeleton Beach is a quintessential tropical beach. With nothing but clean sand, calm water, and the occasional tree, the beach is just the bare bones experience with an added amazing view.
Located on the southern side of the island of Eleuthera, 3.2 miles south of Green Castle, You might think about stopping by even if you aren't staying in the immediate vicinity. The Bahamas' beaches are pretty busy for the most part, however, Skeleton Beach is tamer than most, making it a good pick for those of you who'd like a less hectic scene, but one that's not completely empty.
It is easy to pass by the beach without knowing, so as soon as you head onto the main southern road, be reading to turn right (west) onto a small road that will take you to the beach's dedicated parking area.
The main feature of the beach is definitely the view, which is sure to be a centerpiece of any photo album, especially when it comes to beaches. Other than that, the beach offers a bit of privacy fromt he outside world, but the popularity does mean you are likely to see other people.
Keep in mind that restrooms won't be found on-site, but you may be able to find facilities at a nearby business.
If you tend to like shores which grant a serene experience, then you will want to try Skeleton Beach; it is found in a more natural section of Eleuthera.
Visitors will find this beach on the South coast of Eleuthera; it's located near attractions like Cotton Bay Golf Club, which is three and a half miles away.
If you want more information on the history of the Bahamas, you won't have to look hard to find sites boasting the colorful history of the nation. One of the nearest historical attractions is, which is 17 miles away.
If you're looking for other nearby attractions or activity options, the following table shows the closest options.
|Cotton Bay Golf Club||Golf Course||3.6||NE||Eleuthera|
|Big Tree at Palmetto Point||Historical Site||30.4||N||Eleuthera|
|NAVFAC Base||Historical Site||37.2||N||Eleuthera|
The nearest area of Eleuthera to Skeleton Beach is. This destination is only three miles away, which means a trip here doesn't have to take all day. Keep in mind that Green Castle isn't a congested area, and it will be a pleasant day trip for those wanting to get a taste of local life.
Whether or not you encounter a lot of other visitors will depend on how many hotel guests decide to make the trip as well.
You shouldn't anticipate finding any of The Bahamas' frequently visited hotels near this beach, but if you're looking to dodge hoards of tourists, the shortage of accommodation possibilities will surely be a welcomed sight.
While this coastal destination is not exactly the area's culinary epicenter, you can still find some interesting eateries, particularly if you are prepared to venture a little out of the way. The closest places to grab a bite to eat is, which is a delicious choice during or after a day at the beach.
Nearby dining options are listed in the following table.
|(242) 334-0111||Caribbean||Very Casual||1.9 mi.||NE|
Of course, Skeleton Beach is just one of many beaches you might like on Eleuthera.
Vacationers may also want to visit, located 30 and a half miles to the north.
The Bahamas has so much to offer, and Skeleton Beach offers just one way to spend time outdoors.
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