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Nice quick stop to see the fish

We were in the area on our way to lighthouse beach and saw the sign off the highway for the ocean... read more

Reviewed November 8, 2018
Intotheblue44
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Toronto, Canada
The fish were fun to watch

We stopped by for a few minutes after lunch and watched the fish. Bring bread or crackers and you... read more

Reviewed September 3, 2018
BeachMeNow31984
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Vilonia, Arkansas
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One of several unusual underwater formations popular with divers.
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All reviews feed the fish bread healing powers neat place to visit feeding frenzy amazing fish jump off fun spot pretty spot fun watching off the highway picnic tables southern end of the island deep water lighthouse beach snorkel gear lots of tropical fish
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On our way to Lighthouse Beach, we stopped at this attraction in Princess Cays. There are signs coming in/out of town that point you back into a residential part where Ocean Hole appears. The area around and the gazebo were a bit run down and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank jek911
Reviewed November 23, 2018

This place is awesome! Our tour guides (Colleen and Lewis) explained it to us. It is soooo beautiful. They said the hole is 600 feet deep and feeds off into the ocean. They explained that you can swim in it, but you cannot fish in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank roosevelts451
Reviewed November 8, 2018

We were in the area on our way to lighthouse beach and saw the sign off the highway for the ocean hole. Not far at all from the main highway on an easy road. There are signs. We stopped to see the fish and take...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 22, 2018

Wow, Amazing, so there is this "Lake" over 100M in diameter, dark water, slightly salty, deep blue and not really brackish, a set of steps built down to the water, with a ladder to climb out... Stepping back to the side is a parking area,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank AChanceMeeting
Reviewed September 3, 2018

We stopped by for a few minutes after lunch and watched the fish. Bring bread or crackers and you will see a ton of fish.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank BeachMeNow31984
Reviewed August 16, 2018

Many different varieties to see and a nice place to visit. There is a plaque with information and a nice small park.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank blessedb
Reviewed July 30, 2018

If you like to jump from various heights, 5 to 20 or so feet, you will have a blast. 600 foot deep hole, jump in and enjoy the warm water and the swim. A good many fish to follow around if you snorkel as well....More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 5mickeye
Reviewed July 23, 2018

We all enjoyed Ocean Hole, jumping off the ledges into the water. Grandchildren aged 7-16 all had fun.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank lizharvey65
Reviewed July 9, 2018

We brought the kids and looked at the fish and even got in and swam. There are a few small cliffs to jump off of, with clean and clear water waiting below.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Altapow
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Ocean Hole is one of the few attractions marked on the island. The water was murky and not much visibility, but we did see a lot of fish at the dock and my son was delighted! Sadly, we picked up a lot of trash that...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank isllandgirl06853
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bythesea12
Florida Panhandle, Florida
Attractions (18 Replies)
As we plan for our October visit, I am making a list of "must see" spots on the island. Today I came across a recent review that advised staying away from Ocean Hole due to locals begging for money. Can anyone tell me if this is accurate, and if the same may be true of other locations that we should avoid? Begging does make me feel uncomfortable. We spent a week on Harbour Island last year and never encountered any begging. We try to give back to the community by spending money at the stores...More
June 13, 2011|
Response fromwindsordave|
We have not been to Ocean Hole lately, but I have never encountered begging anywhere on Eleuthera. The locals are proud and independant, and begging would be out of character. Attractions are mostly the beaches, like Lighthouse Beach and French Leave. If it is wavy you could try and find your way down to Surfer's Beach but the road is a challenge. Most tourists don't go to Spanish Wells but it is a very interesting community. Go to Elvina's at night to see the night life. Hatchett Bay and...More
beachgirlz
Virginia
Share a Rental Car April 22-30 in Rainbow Bay?? (0 Replies)
Two Beachgirlz on "momcation" returning to Eleuthera. Traveling on a BUDGET! Wonder if anyone would like to consider sharing a rental vehicle for a week. OUR NEEDS: store, Fish Fry'(S) , Friday, Sat & Sun. Day trip to Lighthouse Beach and Ocean Hole on way. Arrive GHB WED APR 22 - have arranged ride Dept. GHB THUR APR 30 - may have ride. Easy going, One passenger front only tho! 2nd happy backseat driver. Will have bikes, so plan riding to local beaches. Nothing ventured nothing gained! ...More
February 24, 2009|
ibirie
Houston, TX
Trip Report April 10-24 at Tropical Heights (9 Replies)
We arrived at GHB on Continental via Ft. Lauderdale on time and without any problems at all. We cleared customs in about 5 minutes and Isreal Johnson, the caretaker for our rental house, was waiting for us with our rental car. The car was a well used but very reliable and comfortable KIA suv. We followed Mr. Johnson to the Shell station in town for groceries and then to the liquor store before heading to Tropical Heights. We decided on Tropical Heights after seeing the website and talking...More
May 09, 2010|
Response fromwindsordave|
Wonderful trip report, thanks for posting.