Galloway's Landing Beach

It may be a bit of a challenge to find, but when you do arrive at Galloway's Landing you'll know immediately it was worth it. You may be the only tourist in this locally kept secret, but no one mind your presence.

Located near the center of Long Island, Galloway's Landing Beach is on the South East edge of the island, You might want to drop by even if you are not staying particularly close by. Galloway's Landing Beach is a distinguishable relaxation spot because it's one of the best spots for escaping the typical tourist haunts. Many of the other beaches in the Bahamas may be just as refreshing as Galloway's Landing Beach, but tend to be more crowded because they're frequented by tourists looking for a lively scene.

How to Access The Beach
From Clarence Town on the southern half of the island, you will find a lone south-bound road. Take it south all the way to the opposite coast. The road gets more and more sandy as you go along, so take caution. Eventually, you'll be led right out to the beach.

Amenities and Ambiance

Swimming, snorkeling, kayaking, sunbathing, and beach walking are some of the favorite activities you can take part in here. A walk along the beach south will give you even more seclusion and better views of the clear, blue ocean and the tranquil lagoons.

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

If you happen to choose sunny days which provide an idyllic experience, then you should enjoy Galloway's Landing Beach; it's back within a much quieter area of the region.

What's Nearby


Galloway's Landing Beach is always a lovely side-trip when you're in the area. Look for it on the South East coast of Long Island. You can stay at the nearby Winter Haven, that can be found not very far away. Some guests will want to walk here, while others will choose to take a cab out to this hotel, perhaps the closest booking option reachable from Galloway's Landing Beach, even though there aren't many other nearby attractions.

Cities and Towns

Galloway's Landing Beach is close to Clarence Town, so travelers staying in town won't have far to go. The closest town to Galloway's Landing Beach is Clarence Town, which is not overly developed, and it will be a pleasant day trip for those wanting to get a taste of local life. From Galloway's Landing Beach, Clarence Town isn't far off, roughly two and a half miles (four kilometers).


The mood here——social and lively, or virtually empty—— will depend on how many hotel guests decide to make the trip as well. The area does not have very many large hotels, but you may meet visitors from smaller lodgings in the area.

Though there aren't many places to stay within driving distance, the nearest ones have been listed in the following table.

Accommodations near Galloway's Landing Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Winter Haven 2.2 mi. N Hotel
Gems At Paradise Private Beach Resort 2.3 mi. NE Hotel
Greenwich Creek Lodge -- -- Lodge


While this spot isn't close to many restaurants, you can still find some interesting eateries, particularly if you're prepared to drive or bike a few miles. One of the closest places to eat is Rowdy Boys Bar and Grill, which is two miles to the north of it.

The table below provides a list of dining options near this beach.

Restaurants near Galloway's Landing Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Rowdy Boys Bar and Grill (242) 337-3062 Caribbean, Eclectic -- 2.2 mi. N
Le Pon (242) 337-3766 -- -- -- --
Outer Edge Grill (242) 337-3445 Grill -- -- --

Other Beaches

Of course, Galloway's Landing Beach is just one of many beaches you might like on Long Island.

There are countless experiences to enjoy in the Bahamas, and Galloway's Landing Beach is just one of many incredible attractions you can choose from.


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