Columbus Harbour

Not many people make it out to this spot at the northern tip of Long Island, but there will certainly be plenty of places for you to throw down a towel in the sand, soak up some sun, or go for a nice long walk.

Located on Long Island, You might want whether or not you're staying very close. This beach is not just a pleasant attraction, it's special in that it's one of the few quiet beaches in the Bahamas. While Columbus Harbour may be a little more difficult to reach, it's the best place to take an undisturbed nap on the sand.

How to Access The Beach
You'll need a boat to get to this untouched part of the island.

Amenities and Ambiance

The beach retreats into the island a good distance in parts, but is mostly pretty thin. The sand is phenomenal, though, and the views spectacular.

Please note that public restrooms are not available, but you may be able to find facilities at a nearby business.

If you tend to go for shores that provide an idyllic haven, then think about trying out Columbus Harbour; it is hidden away within a much quieter sector of Long Island.

What's Nearby


Columbus Harbour is beautiful natural site, which you'll find on the North West coast of Long Island. Accommodations nearby include the Stella Maris Resort Club, it can be found five and a half miles to the south-southeast, making it perhaps the closest hotel near Columbus Harbour, despite the lack of other attractions close-by.

Cities and Towns

The closest metropolitan area to Columbus Harbour is .


Whether or not you encounter many other people will depend on if you visit during a popular season, which is often indicated by how busy the hotels are. There aren't many large hotels in the immediate vicinity, but you may meet visitors from some of the area's smaller options.


You might not run into any places to grab a bit to eat surrounding this shore, so you might want to plan a picnic for your time spent at the beach.

Other Beaches

Long Island has many beaches, so if Columbus Harbour doesn't suit you, you can still find a great spot.

Another location you may want to try is Cape Santa Maria Beach, located two miles away.

The Bahamas has so much to offer, and dropping by Columbus Harbour is just one way to appreciate a pretty afternoon.


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