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worth the bike trip from Spanish Wells

really great easy access cave with signs that lead you off the main road. Don't recommend the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Arlene E
Amazing Cave And Beach

My family and I went here as one of our destinations on a tourist day. The cave was amazing! We... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ivy_coe_
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Traverse City, Michigan
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Cave on northern Eleuthera resembling a church.
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good30%
  • Average21%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 6 days ago

really great easy access cave with signs that lead you off the main road. Don't recommend the beach for snorkeling as its a high boat traffic area and since its on the Atlantic side the waves are big. Make sure you look up for the...More

Thank Arlene E
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I went here as one of our destinations on a tourist day. The cave was amazing! We felt like the real English Settlers that first arrived there. A small post offered an overview of the history of the cave as we walked...More

Thank ivy_coe_
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Reviewed 24 February 2018

The history about the place is interesting. Its neat to see. The beach across from the caves is great. Follow directions to get there closely. Queens Hwy to the end and turn right and then stay to the left. There are some small signs to...More

Thank kb359
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Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

We were on a boat trip and the boat dropped us off at the beach so we could walk in to the cave - so we almost felt like the original cave inhabitants.... nice open cave - but without the history, it would be nothing

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Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

This was a nice little stop to see where the first explorers lived. There is not a lot to explore other than the large cave opening. There is some big bee hives there that are also cool to look at. There is also a nice...More

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Reviewed 29 January 2018

This huge cave gives you an idea of how the Eleutheran explorers first lived when they found the island. You. An also climb to the top of it and peer down the holes into the cave. It is also a very short walk to a...More

Thank Tess379
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Reviewed 5 December 2017

Nice little Cave but bring a flashlight and be aware of toxic spiders.. We have seen lots of beehives a bigger snake lot of spider also the deadly and toxic bananaspider, a dead owl and other insects.

Thank pipedipopedi
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Reviewed 29 November 2017

Truthfully I was disappointed by Preacher's Cave. It was less interesting than I had hoped. Yes, it has an important history. But as far as a cave, I prefer Hatchet Bay Cave, which is deeper and has many more caverns to explore. Preacher's Cave, by...More

Thank LeicinaSpecial
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Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Third time in Eleuthera and we had never been to the preachers cave I must say it was worth the trip there we spent about 20 minutes walking around the cave and then walked over to the beach wow what a great view but we...More

Thank Kosta M
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Reviewed 9 July 2017

A bit of a drive depending where you are staying. Took an hour to drive from Governor's Harbour. Cool historical site. Beautiful beach a small path from the parking area.

Thank Beverly R
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