Surfer's Beach

As one might guess from the name, Surfer's Beach is a hotspot for Surfer's in the area. With rougher waves and deeper water, visitors can easily head out and ride the waves.

Located on the island of Eleuthera, 3.5 miles northwest of Alice Town, Surfer's Beach is on the Northwest edge of the island, You might want even if you aren't staying very close.

Amenities and Ambiance

Unfortunately, you won't find any public restrooms along this coastline, which is something to consider if you plan to spend a full day in the sun.

Surfer's Beach offers an idyllic and tranquil environment, since the location that surrounds the beach is more rural than urban.

What's Nearby


This beach is positioned on the Northwest coast of Eleuthera. You can stay at the nearby Surfers Beach Manor Hotel, which is a half mile to the south-southwest, and is perhaps the closest place to stay accessible from Surfer's Beach, though you may not find too many additional popular spots in the region.

Beaches are one type of attraction you can visit, but there's plenty else to see during your stay. The following table contains attractions that are the closest.

Activities and Attractions Near Surfer's Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
NAVFAC Base Historical Site 15.6 mi. SE Eleuthera
Big Tree at Palmetto Point Historical Site 26.4 mi. SE Eleuthera
Tarpum Bay Castle Historical Site 35.6 mi. SE Eleuthera

Cities and Towns

The nearest area on Eleuthera to Surfer's Beach is Gregory Town. This interesting part of Eleuthera is only two miles from the shore, which means a trip here doesn't have to take all day. Gregory Town is noted for its balance between seclusion and urbanization.


The crowdedness of the shoreline can vary widely, depending on everything from the time the sun sets to how full the nearby hotels are. There aren't many major hotels in the immediate vicinity, but you may see guests staying at some of the smaller accommodations in the area.

Although you won't find many hotels within driving distance, the closest ones are listed in the following table.

Accommodations near Surfer's Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Surfers Beach Manor Hotel 0.5 mi. SSW Hotel
The Cove 3.2 mi. WNW Hotel
Cove Eleuthera 5.0 mi. NW Hotel
Rainbow Inn 5.5 mi. SE Cottages


While this coastal destination is not exactly the area's culinary epicenter, you can still satisfy your hunger, particularly if you're prepared to venture a little out of the way. One of the nearest restaurants is Surfer's Beach Manor Restaurant, which is a half mile away.

Nearby dining options are shown below.

Restaurants near Surfer's Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Surfer's Beach Manor Restaurant -- -- -- 0.5 mi. SSW
Elvina's Bar Restaurant (242) 335-5032 Cajun Informal 1.9 mi. WNW
Laughing Lizard Cafe (242) 470-6992 Caribbean, International Very Casual 2.7 mi. WNW
Waters Edge Internet Cafe (242) 335-0679 -- -- 3.6 mi. SE

Other Beaches

Vacationers in search of the perfect beach will have lots of choices besides Surfer's Beach.

Another sun-drenched spot to consider is Gaulding's Cay Beach, which is located five and a half miles away.

Surfer's Beach could be the ideal stretch of sand, but it is possible that it may not be the best choice for your family; if so, there are other beaches and natural attractions in the Bahamas you might like.


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