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.

Situated near the heart of 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 in the immediate vicinity.

Amenities and Ambiance

Unfortunately, you won't find any public restrooms along this coastline, so those of you traveling with small children may want to consider another spot.

Surfer's Beach offers visitors a quiet and serene environment, since the area surrounding the beach contains little build-up and is free of urbanization.

What's Nearby


This beach is positioned on the Northwest coast of Eleuthera. Accommodations nearby include the Surfers Beach Manor Hotel, that can be found just a short distance away. Some will choose to take a cab here, while others will prefer the walk to this hotel, one of the most conveniently located lodging options near Surfer's Beach, though you may not find too many additional attractions in the vicinity.

Beaches are one type of attraction you can visit, but there will be more options available in the Bahamas. The following chart includes some other attractions close-by.

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 of Eleuthera to Surfer's Beach is Gregory Town. This interesting part of Eleuthera is only two miles from the beach, which means a visit doesn't need to take up the whole day. Gregory Town is a neat region that strikes a balance between island tranquility and urbanization.


The popularity of this spot on any given day can vary, depending on everything from the time the sun sets to how packed the nearby hotels are. This spot is not near many large hotels, but it can attract visitors from some of the area's smaller options.

Though there aren't many places to stay close-by, the nearest ones are listed in the table below.

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 the area surrounding Surfer's Beach isn't exactly a culinary hot spot, you can still satisfy your hunger, especially if you are prepared to venture a little farther away. The closest places to grab a bite to eat is Surfer's Beach Manor Restaurant, which is not far off the beach at all.

The following table lists places to eat near this beach.

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

Visitors searching for the perfect beach on Eleuthera will have lots of options besides Surfer's Beach.

You may also enjoy Gaulding's Cay Beach, which is located fairly close-by, meaning a short ride in a taxi is an easy option.

The Bahamas has plenty to offer its visitors, so visiting Surfer's Beach is just one way you can enjoy a sunny afternoon.


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