Spanish Wells Beach

Calling it a beach is rather misleading, as a more appropriate name would be Spanish Wells Coast. This beaches stretchers along the entirety of the Northern coast of Spanish Wells. While this may make it difficult to pick the best spot, the good news is that you will never have to worry about not having enough space.

Located on the island of North Eleuthera, 0.7 miles west-northwest of Spanish Wells, this beach is on the North coast of the island, You should consider dropping by regardless of whether you're staying in the immediate vicinity. The area surrounding the beach isn't packed with guests, however, the beach itself has plenty of appeal.

Amenities and Ambiance

Paradise is the best word to use when describing Spanish Wells Beach. With some of the clearest waters and glistening sand, Spanish Wells Beach is sure to win over anyone looking for a beautiful beach.

Please note that public restrooms are not available, which is something to consider if you plan to spend a full day in the sun.

If you like coasts that grant an angelic experience, then you will want to try Spanish Wells Beach; it is found within a more rural part of the region.

What's Nearby


This beach is positioned in a quiet, remote area - without hotels and other tourist attractions - on the North coast of North Eleuthera.

The beach is one type of attraction you can visit, but there will be more options available in the Bahamas. The following table contains attractions that are the closest.

Activities and Attractions Near Spanish Wells Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
NAVFAC Base Historical Site 34.8 mi. SE Eleuthera

Cities and Towns

The closest town is , which is noted for its balance between seclusion and urbanization. From Spanish Wells Beach, Dunmore Town is about nine miles (15 kilometers) away.


Whether or not you encounter a lot of other visitors will vary depending on the time of day, particularly in the high season when hotels overflow with tourists.

You shouldn't anticipate finding any of The Bahamas' popular hotels and resorts lining this beach, but if you're hoping to evade hoards of travelers, the shortage of accommodation options will be welcomed.


Though you'll be hard-pressed to find many dining options nearby, you can still satisfy your hunger, especially if you are willing to venture a little farther away. One of the nearest places to eat is Sandbar Beach Bar and Grill, which is a delicious choice during or after a day at the beach.

Some nearby restaurant options are listed in the following table.

Restaurants near Spanish Wells Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Distance Direction Island
Sandbar Beach Bar and Grill (242) 333-4919 Bahamian 1.5 mi. W North Eleuthera

Other Beaches

Visitors in search of the perfect beach will have other options if Spanish Wells Beach doesn't suit their tastes.

Vacationers may also want to visit Gaulding's Cay Beach, located 14 miles away.

Perhaps Spanish Wells Beach is the most convenient coastline for you to visit, but some travelers itch to explore more; in which case you should keep looking for a beach or natural attraction that suits your vacation style.


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