Twin Sisters Beach

One of the most tropical beaches in the Bahamas, Twin Sisters Beach is known to have some of the clearest and calmest water, and some of the softest sand. If you happen to be on Eleuthera Island, then this is not a beach to miss.

Located on the island of Eleuthera, You might want even if you aren't staying particularly close by. There are advantages to visiting a beach that isn't overly lined with restaurants and beach bars; beaches less-traveled like Twin Sisters Beach are perfect for getting away from it all.

How to Access The Beach

The beach is located off of the Queen's Highway, just before entering North Eleuthera.

Amenities and Ambiance

Backed by trees, Twin Sisters Beach grants guests plenty of privacy, and the shallow clear water gives them the best chance to cool off.

Unfortunately, restrooms will not be available here, but you may be able to find facilities at a nearby business. The water here is fit for snorkeling, so grab some equipment if you want to see what lies beneath the surface.

Twin Sisters Beach offers visitors a calm and serene place to escape, since the area surrounding the beach contains little build-up and is free of urbanization.

What's Nearby


Set on the Northwest coast of Eleuthera. Guests might consider staying at the Cove Eleuthera, which can be found less than a mile to the southeast, making it perhaps the closest lodging option near Twin Sisters Beach, despite the lack of additional close-by places of interest.

With the choice of exciting activities nearby, you'll never run low on things to do. The following table contains a list of nearby attractions.

Activities and Attractions Near Twin Sisters Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
NAVFAC Base Historical Site 21.4 mi. SE Eleuthera
Big Tree at Palmetto Point Historical Site 32.2 mi. SE Eleuthera

Cities and Towns

Twin Sisters Beach is near Dunmore Town, so you can explore the city after your visit to the beach. The nearby town of Dunmore Town is an interesting area that brings together the quietude of the Caribbean and the urbanization of city life. From Twin Sisters Beach, Dunmore Town is located roughly five and a half miles (eight and a half 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. Twin Sisters Beach is not near very many major hotels, but you may see guests from some of the smaller accommodations in the area.

Though this area doesn't sport many hotels nearby, the nearest ones are shown in the table below.

Accommodations near Twin Sisters Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Cove Eleuthera 0.9 mi. SE Hotel
The Cove 2.8 mi. SE Hotel
Surfers Beach Manor Hotel 5.9 mi. SE Hotel


One of the best ways to round off a laid-back trek to the beach is to visit an area restaurant, where you'll be able to get a taste of the local fare, without having to go far. Daddy Joe's Restaurant is one of the closest eateries. The restaurant has Caribbean cuisine. Some guests will choose to take a cab here, while others will want to walk as it's just a short distance away.

The table below lists restaurant options near this shoreline.

Restaurants near Twin Sisters Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Distance Direction Island
Daddy Joe's Restaurant (242) 335-5688 Caribbean 0.7 mi. SE Eleuthera
The Cove (242) 335-5142 Caribbean 0.9 mi. SE Eleuthera
Laughing Lizard Cafe (242) 470-6992 Caribbean, International 3.2 mi. SE Eleuthera
Elvina's Bar Restaurant (242) 335-5032 Cajun 4.1 mi. SE Eleuthera
Acquapazza (242) 333-3240 Italian, Mediterranean 4.6 mi. NNW Harbour Island
Hilltop Terrace (242) 333-2325 International 4.7 mi. NNW Harbour Island
Sunset Restaurant (242) 333-2325 International 4.7 mi. NNW Harbour Island
Ma Ruby's Restaurant (242) 333-2161 Caribbean 4.9 mi. NNW Harbour Island
Avery's Restaurant & Gril (242) 333-3126 American, Caribbean 4.9 mi. NNW Harbour Island

Other Beaches

Of course, there are lots of other spots along the coast of Eleuthera, so if Twin Sisters Beach doesn't suit you, you can still find a great spot.

Travelers who like this beach might also enjoy Pink Sands Beach, situated five and a half miles to the north-northwest. Prepare to be swept away by the gorgeous shores of the Bahama's Pink Snds Beach. Still, if you're searching for something a little more active, you might find that Bottom Harbour Beach is just right. It's located two and a half miles to the northwest.

Another location you may want to try is Gaulding's Cay Beach, which is located a half mile to the southeast.

Maybe Twin Sisters Beach is a perfect spot for you to kick back, and at the same time perhaps not the the ideal fit; if so, the Bahamas offers a variety of beaches for travelers who wish to try elsewhere.


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