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 middle of Long Island, Galloway's Landing Beach is on the South East edge of the island, You might want whether or not you're staying in the immediate vicinity. This beach is not just another beautiful natural attraction, it also has a private beach feel——a unique quailty in a touristy place like the Bahamas. While Galloway's Landing Beach may be a bit off the beaten path, visiting this beach instead of a more crowded one could make your experience less stressful.

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.

Please note that public restrooms are not available, which is something to consider if you plan to spend a full day in the sun.

Galloway's Landing Beach offers those who visit an angelic and peaceful getaway, especially since the location that surrounds the beach is not heavily urbanized.

What's Nearby


The beach is wonderful, but the surrounding area has a lot to offer, too. Look for it on the South East coast of Long Island. Nearby accommodations include the Winter Haven, which can be found two miles to the north, and is perhaps the most conveniently located place to stay accessible from Galloway's Landing Beach, despite the fact that there aren't many additional close-by places of interest.

Cities and Towns

Cities near Galloway's Landing Beach include Clarence Town, which is certainly not a bustling region, but it makes for a nice, quiet day trip for visitors wishing to get a better feel for the area. From the shore, Clarence Town is not far away, about two and a half miles (four kilometers).


The mood here——social and lively, or virtually empty—— will depend on many factors, including the capacity of nearby hotels. There aren't many large hotels nearby, but it's sometimes enjoyed by guests staying at smaller accommodations in the area.

Though there aren't many places to stay within driving distance, the closest ones are shown 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


Though this spot isn't close to many restaurants, you'll probably still spot a few places to try, especially if you're prepared to drive a bit. The closest places to grab a bite to eat is Outer Edge Grill, which is only a short distance away.

The table below lists dining options near this beach.

Restaurants near Galloway's Landing Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Outer Edge Grill (242) 337-3435 Caribbean Informal 2.5 mi. NNE
Rowdy Boys Bar and Grill (242) 337-3062 Caribbean, Eclectic Informal 2.6 mi. NNE

Other Beaches

There are other beaches on Long Island you might like besides Galloway's Landing Beach.

There are countless experiences to enjoy in the Bahamas, and Galloway's Landing Beach offers just one way to spend time outdoors.


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