Hamburger Beach

In a little cay on Lee Stocking Island is a beach named Hamburger Beach. While no one can be sure exactly why it was named Hamburger beach, many guess it is for the burger stand nearby with some of the best burgers on the island.

Set near the middle of Stocking Island, Hamburger Beach is on the North West coast of the island, You should think about stopping by regardless of whether you are staying in the vicinity. Even active vacationers with jam-packed itineraries will discover advantages to finding a beach that isn't overly lined with restaurants and beach bars; beautiful but out-of-the-way beaches like Hamburger Beach are perfect when you need a break from the typical tourist scene.

How to Access The Beach

Hamburger Beach can be reached via a ferry from the dock at George Town.

Amenities and Ambiance

Forming a crescent into the west coast of Lee Stocking Island, Hamburger Beach has dazzling white sands and bright aquamarine waters.

Unfortunately, restrooms will not be available here, so those of you traveling with small children may want to consider another spot.

What's Nearby

Attractions

This pleasant stretch of sand known as Hamburger Beach is on the North West coast of Stocking Island. It's located near the Kevalli House and any nearby accommodations, it can be found not very far away. Visitors have the option to walk or to take a cab to this property, one of the closest booking options accessible from Hamburger Beach, even though there aren't many additional popular spots in the region.

Cities and Towns

Hamburger Beach is in the George Town area, so exploring the city is a convenient option. George Town is the closest city and is a region with interesting things to do, yet is never overly congested. From Hamburger Beach, George Town isn't far off, maybe a mile and a half (two and a half kilometers).

Hotels

The popularity of this spot on any given day can vary, depending on time of day, season, and how many hotel rooms have been booked nearby. There are not many large hotels nearby, but it's sometimes enjoyed by guests from some of the area's smaller options.

While vacationers will find just a few places to stay in the vicinity, those accommodations closest to Hamburger Beach can be seen in the table below.

Accommodations near Hamburger Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Kevalli House 0.6 mi. SE Cottages
St. Francis Resort 0.9 mi. SE Resort

Food

A hot day at the beach will have you craving more than just a cocktail; no beach day is complete until you dine at a nearby restaurant, where you'll be able to sample regional favorites, without straying too far from your current location. St Francis Resort Restaurant is one of the closest eateries. This restaurant offers a menu of American food. You and your group can get to this restaurant and start eating in just a few minutes as it's just a short distance away.

Nearby restaurants are included in the following table.

Restaurants near Hamburger Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Distance Direction Island
St Francis Resort Restaurant (242) 557-9629 American 0.9 mi. SE Stocking Island
Chat 'N' Chill® (242) 336-2700 Caribbean 1.1 mi. SE Stocking Island
Fish Fry Shacks -- -- 1.5 mi. SW Great Exuma
Splash Bar & Grill at Palm Bay Beach Club (242) 336-2787 Caribbean 1.5 mi. SW Great Exuma
Eddies Edgewater Restaurant & Bar 336-2050 -- -- -- Great Exuma
February Point Bistro & Bar 336-2661 Caribbean -- -- Great Exuma
Bamboo Bistro (242) 336-2692 Eclectic 2.3 mi. S Great Exuma
Catch a Fire (242) 357-0777 Asian Fusion -- -- Great Exuma

Other Beaches

Stocking Island has several beautiful beaches, so Hamburger Beach is not your only option.

Travelers who like this beach might also enjoy Coconut Cove Beach, located a mile and a half away. But, if you're interested in a more active beach, you might enjoy people watching at Stocking Island Beach. It's found less than a mile to the southeast.

You may also enjoy Hooper's Bay Beach, located two miles away.

You may find that Hamburger Beach is a great fit for your vacation, but maybe you want to see more; in which case you should keep looking for a beach or natural attraction that suits your vacation style.

 

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