Twin Beaches

Surrounded by a high rocky coves, the Twin Beaches stand side by side on the coast, offering visitors to swim in the shielded waters.

Located near the heart of the island of Eleuthera, 2.6 miles east of Alice Town, Twin Beaches is on the Northwest coast of the island, You should consider stopping by even if you aren't staying very close. Travelers looking for a spot that's a little out of the way, but still active, might enjoy stopping by Twin Beaches for a few hours. It's just slightly removed from the center of it all, but it's not totally devoid of people either.

Amenities and Ambiance

Twin Beaches are a bit rocky, however they do offer a great deal of privacy and are good for some swimming.

Unfortunately, restrooms will not be available here, though you may be able to use the facilities at a nearby business.

Twin Beaches brings guests a quiet and peaceful enclave, thanks to the fact that the region surrounding the beach won't be overly crowded.

What's Nearby


This beach is positioned on the Northwest coast of Eleuthera; this area boasts other attractions such as NAVFAC Base, which is ten miles to the southeast.

With a selection of nearby activities, you'll never run low on things to do. The closest attractions are found in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Twin Beaches
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
NAVFAC Base Historical Site 9.8 mi. SE Eleuthera
Big Tree at Palmetto Point Historical Site 20.6 mi. SE Eleuthera
Tarpum Bay Castle Historical Site 30.4 mi. SE Eleuthera

Cities and Towns

The closest part on Eleuthera to Twin Beaches is Alice Town. This destination is only two and a half miles from the beach, meaning it is a good option even if you are somewhat strapped for time. It should be noted that is not overly congested, so for those looking to check out the local scene, this region of the Bahamas might make for a rather pleasant day trip.


The crowdedness of the shoreline can vary widely, it depends on several things: the season, the weather, even how many people have booked nearby hotels. There are not many large hotels nearby, but it's sometimes enjoyed by guests staying at smaller lodgings in the area.

Though you'll find very few hotels that are within a short car ride, the ones found closest to the shore have been listed in the following table.

Accommodations near Twin Beaches
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Rainbow Inn 0.5 mi. W Cottages
Surfers Beach Manor Hotel 5.9 mi. WNW Hotel
The Cove 9.1 mi. WNW Hotel
Cocodimama 9.5 mi. SE Resort


While you'll be hard-pressed to find many dining options nearby, you can still find some interesting eateries, especially if you are prepared to venture a little out of the way. One of the nearest restaurants is Rainbow Inn Restaurant, which is not far off the beach at all.

A few nearby dining options are provided in the following table.

Restaurants near Twin Beaches
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Rainbow Inn Restaurant (242) 335-0294 Eclectic Informal 0.5 mi. W
Waters Edge Internet Cafe (242) 335-0679 -- -- 2.6 mi. W

Other Beaches

Of course, there are more fantastic beaches besides Twin Beaches on Eleuthera.

Another sun-drenched spot to consider is Smugglers Beach, which is located only a short distance away.

Of course, the Bahamas has hundreds of natural wonders to discover, but visiting Twin Beaches or the other beautiful beaches in the area can make your time in the Bahamas even more memorable.


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