Like many beaches on the quite island of Eleuthera, South Palmetto Point East is a quiet one. Visitors looking to get away from it all will do so easily here.
Situated in the heart of the island of Eleuthera, 1.1 miles south of North Palmentton Point, South Palmetto Point is on the South East edge of the island, You might want whether or not you're staying in the immediate vicinity. Vacationers who want a somewhat serene and secluded beach, that's also not too far from the town's amenities may really like a visit to South Palmetto Point. It's slightly off the beaten path, but it's not totally devoid of people either.
South Palmetto Point East is located along the east coast of Eleuthera Island, near Pineapple Cays.
Tan sands and turquoise waters make this beach a true sight to see.
Keep in mind that restrooms won't be found on-site, though you may be able to use the facilities at a nearby business.
South Palmetto Point is always a lovely side-trip when you're in the area. Look for it on the South East coast of Eleuthera. It's located near Big Tree at Palmetto Point, which is seen one and a quarter miles to the north, and it is one of a number of favorite local destinations.
If you're looking for plenty of activities to keep you or your family busy, this beach isn't far from any of the items in the following table.
|Big Tree at Palmetto Point||Historical Site||1.2||N||Eleuthera|
|NAVFAC Base||Historical Site||11.7||NW||Eleuthera|
|Cotton Bay Golf Club||Golf Course||26.4||S||Eleuthera|
South Palmetto Point is near Governors Harbour, so travelers staying in town won't have far to go. The closest town is Governors Harbour, which is not an overly urbanized area, but still has its fair share of things to do. From the beach, Governors Harbour is a car ride off, about five and a half miles (eight and a half kilometers) away.
The number of other vacationers sharing this coastline can vary widely, it depends on several things: the season, the weather, even how many people have booked nearby hotels. South Palmetto Point is not located near many major hotels, but it can attract visitors staying at the few small lodgings in the area.
Although you won't find many hotels close-by, the ones found nearest to the water have been listed in the table below.
|Tropical Dreams Rentals||1.3||NNW||Hotel|
|Unique Village Resort||1.5||NNE||Hotel|
|Pineapple Fields Hotel Condo||3.4||NW||Hotel|
A trip to the beach isn't complete until you visit a nearby restaurant, where you can sample regional favorites, without going too far from the coast. One of the closest restaurants is Mate & Jenny's Restaurant & Bar. This restaurant offers a menu of eclectic cuisine. They are also famous for their pizza and sandwiches. You'll have the option of walking or taking a cab as it's just a short distance away.
Restaurants closest to this beach are listed below.
|Mate & Jenny's Restaurant & Bar||(242) 332-1504||Eclectic||Very Casual||0.6 mi.||NW|
|(242) 332-1830||American||--||1.4 mi.||NNE|
|Tippy's Restaurant||(242) 332-3331||Caribbean||Very Casual||3.5 mi.||NW|
|Bank’s Road Deli||(242) 332-2221||European||Very Casual||3.5 mi.||NW|
|Sunset Inn Restaurant and Bar||(242) 332-2487||Caribbean||Very Casual||4.6 mi.||NW|
Vacationers searching for the perfect beach will have plenty of other choices on Eleuthera besides South Palmetto Point.
You may also like Pink Sands Beach may be a good choice. It is located 37 and a half miles away., where there's usually lots of activity. You'll find it a mile and a half to the north. If you were hoping to find a tranquil beach scene with few crowds,
Travelers may also want to consider, which is located a mile and a half to the north-northeast.
Of course, the Bahamas has hundreds of natural wonders to discover, but visiting South Palmetto Point or the other beautiful beaches in the area can make your time in the Bahamas even more memorable.
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