Where to stay around Spanish Wells?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 80 holiday lettings near Spanish Wells. From 33 houses to 30 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Spanish Wells is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Spanish Wells?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Spanish Wells. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Russell Island: 159 holiday homes
  • Caribbean: 32,598 holiday homes
  • Nassau: 505 holiday homes
  • Eleuthera: 461 holiday homes
  • Harbour Island: 68 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Spanish Wells! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Spanish Wells?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Spanish Wells. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Pink Sand Beach: 230 holiday rentals
  • Glass Window Bridge: 242 holiday rentals
  • Current Bay Beach: 193 holiday rentals
  • Gaulding Cay Beach: 244 holiday rentals
  • Ben Bay Beach: 193 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Spanish Wells listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Spanish Wells, Bahamas your home away from home

Holidaymakers looking for a wonderful island resort with beautiful scenery should stay at Spanish Wells in the Bahamas. This wonderful place is located in the north of the island of Eleuthera and offers many things to see and do. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, holiday homes and villas.

Things to do on holiday to Spanish Wells, Bahamas

Visitors to Spanish Wells are treated some beautiful sandy beaches that are often very quiet, which helps to make this a great place to relax and sunbathe. If the sun gets too hot, holidaymakers can take a refreshing swim in the ocean. Visitors can also try various beach and watersports such as kite sailing, diving, snorkelling, sailing, kayaking and wind surfing. The waters off the coast of the island offer fabulous deep sea fishing, where tourists can catch various fish species. The only golf course on the island is the 18-hole Cotton Bay Golf Course, which is just under an hour’s drive from Spanish Wells. There are plenty of delightful places for hikers and cyclists to explore in the area especially along the coast. Holidaymakers will be able to enjoy meals at some fine bars and restaurants in and around Spanish Wells serving delicious seafood and other local dishes. Self catering holidaymakers can purchase food, drink and other provisions from a few stores in the area.

Places to visit on holiday to Spanish Wells, Bahamas

Whilst taking a vacation in Spanish Wells, holidaymakers might like to take a break from the beach and the activities to visit some of the wonderful places on Eleuthera. About 15 minute’s drive from Spanish Wells are the striking rock formations of Glass Window Bridge. Another interesting feature just south of this is The Cow and the Bull, which are essentially bovine shaped boulders. Tourists wanting to travel to the south of the island should visit Rock Sound, which is the largest shopping centre on the island. Just a little further south of Rock Sound is a great natural feature known as Ocean Hole.

Weather in Spanish Wells, Bahamas

The temperature on Eleuthera is warm all year round. The warmest month is August with an average high of 90 degrees Fahrenheit and the coolest being January with an average high of 76 degrees Fahrenheit. On average thee driest month is April with slightly less than an inch of rainfall, while November is the wettest with an average of 5.4 inches.

Travel to Spanish Wells, Bahamas

Northern Eleuthera Airport (ELH) is approximately 15 minute’s drive from Spanish Wells. Holidaymakers can take a flight to Lynden Pindling International Airport (NAS), which is near the capital city of the Bahamas, Nassau and get a connecting flight to Northern Eleuthera Airport with Bahamasair. Flights arrive at Nassau from Fort Lauderdale (FLL), London-Gatwick (LGW), Miami (MIA) and Toronto-Pearson (YYZ). Car rentals firms are located on the island.

Exploring the natural landscape of Spanish Wells

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Spanish Wells is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ben Bay Beach (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Preacher's Cave (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Tay Bay Beach (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Current Bay Beach (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Lone Tree (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Eleuthera and Harbour Island (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)