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 in the heart of the island of North Eleuthera, 0.7 miles west-northwest of Spanish Wells, this beach is on the North coast of the island, You might want to drop by regardless of whether you are staying very close. You will typically find quite a number of places to throw down a towel, as the area surrounding the beach is not overly populated.

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, but you may be able to find facilities at a nearby business.

Spanish Wells Beach provides an angelic and tranquil haven, thanks to the fact that the surrounding area is away from most urbanization.

What's Nearby


Spanish Wells Beach is always a lovely side-trip when you're in the area. Look for it some ways away from hotels and other attractions in an area both quiet and peaceful on the North coast of North Eleuthera.

Beaches are a great attraction to visit, but there's even more to see during your stay. 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

Spanish Wells Beach is close to Dunmore Town, so a trip into the city——for snacks, drinks, and other attractions——is a convenient option. Dunmore Town is nearby and is a neat region that strikes a balance between island tranquility and urbanization. From the beach, Dunmore Town is found maybe nine miles (15 kilometers) away.


Whether or not you encounter many other people 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' popular resorts alongside this beach, but if you're hoping to elude masses of travelers, the shortage of accommodation options will surely be a pleasant sight.


There aren't any restaurants surrounding this beach, so it would be a good idea to pack a lunch if you want to fully enjoy your time spent at the beach.

Other Beaches

North Eleuthera has many nice beaches, so if Spanish Wells Beach doesn't suit you, you can still find a great spot.

Another option worth considering is Gaulding's Cay Beach, located 14 miles away.

The Bahamas has so much to offer, so visiting Spanish Wells Beach is just one way you can enjoy a sunny afternoon.


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