Whiteland Beach

Just one of a series of beaches scattered along the Eleuthera coast, Whiteland Beach features an incredibly long stretch of sand with an equally impressive length of shallow clear water.

Set on the island of Eleuthera, You might want even if you are not staying in the vicinity. When you need to spend the afternoon away from tourist-filled hotspots, you might really enjoy an afternoon at Whiteland Beach.

How to Access The Beach

Whiteland Beach is located right off the road opposite of Charles Bay.

Amenities and Ambiance

A bit of a distance from any kind of development and through a forest, visitors to Whiteland Beach will be given the ultimate private experience at this beach from a tropical dream.

Unfortunately, restrooms will not be available here, so if you're visiting with small children you might want to consider a different location. You'll find the waters off-shore to be fit for snorkeling, so grab some equipment if you're hoping to find some interesting marine life.

If you usually go for sunny days which grant a calm environment, then think about trying out Whiteland Beach; it is found in a less urbanized section of Eleuthera.

What's Nearby

Attractions

You'll find this beach on the South coast of Eleuthera; it's located near attractions like Cotton Bay Golf Club, which is six miles away.

If you're intrigued by The Bahamas' history, there are plenty of places where you can learn first-hand about the country's past. The nearest historical attraction is Tarpum Bay Castle, which is within reach of a cab.

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

Activities and Attractions Near Whiteland Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Cotton Bay Golf Club Golf Course 5.9 SSW Eleuthera
Tarpum Bay Castle Historical Site 9.4 N Eleuthera
Bannerman Lighthouse Lighthouse 15.6 S Eleuthera
Big Tree at Palmetto Point Historical Site 22.6 N Eleuthera
NAVFAC Base Historical Site 31.1 NNW Eleuthera

Cities and Towns

Whiteland Beach is very close to Rock Sound, so touring the city could be a fun side-trip after visiting the beach. Rock Sound is the closest city and is a neat region that strikes a balance between island tranquility and urbanization. From the shore, Rock Sound is just up the road, about two and a half miles (four kilometers).

Hotels

The popularity of this spot on any given day can vary, depending on everything from the time of day to how many hotel rooms have been booked nearby. There are not many major hotels nearby, but you may encounter guests staying at smaller accommodations in the area.

Food

Though this coastal destination is not exactly the area's culinary epicenter, you'll probably still spot a few places to try, particularly if you are prepared to venture a little out of the way. One of the nearest restaurants is Coco Plum Seaside Restaurant Bar, which is just a little ways away.

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

Restaurants near Whiteland Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Coco Plum Seaside Restaurant Bar -- -- -- 1.1 mi. NW
Sammy's Place -- -- -- 2.2 mi. NNW
Pascal's Restaurant and Bar -- Caribbean Informal 2.4 mi. NW
Northside Inn Restaurant (242) 334-2573 Caribbean Very Casual 2.6 mi. N

Other Beaches

Eleuthera has many nice beaches, so perhaps you can explore more than one.

You might also enjoy South Palmetto Point, situated definitely within a car's reach of the shore. If you're on the lookout for more active and social, Northside Beach may be just what you're looking for. It's found two and a half miles to the north.

You might also want to visit Skeleton Beach, located nine and a half miles away.

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

 

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