Miami Beach

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Miami Beach, also known as Enterprise Beach, is is located on the island's south coast in the parish of Christ Church. Families love the beach for the calm waters and helpful vendors.

Set in Keizer Hill, 1.0 mile northwest of Atlantic Shores, Miami Beach is on the South edge of Barbados. You might think about stopping by regardless of whether you are staying particularly close by. Found in a thriving district, Miami Beach should definitely be considered by guests looking for various interesting activities and sites.

How to Access The Beach
To access Miami beach, take Highway 7 to Enterprise Drive, then take a left onto Enterprise Beach Road. If you've hit the police station, you've gone too far.

Amenities and Ambiance

White sands dotted with shady trees and clear, turquoise waters typify Miami Beach.

There is also a snack bar here. If available, you could also order some food from one of the mobile vendors who set up shop at the beach.

Please note that public restrooms are not available, which is something to consider if you plan to spend a full day in the sun. You will find the water here is clear and good for snorkeling, so bring along some gear if you're looking to see what goes on beneath the surface.

Don't forget that Miami Beach's location is is a much-visited area, so plan accordingly.

What's Nearby

Attractions

This pleasant stretch of sand known as Miami Beach is on Barbados' South coast; it will be near other attractions like Lucky 7 Arcade Oistins, which is not very far away, so you may choose to walk to this destination, while some will prefer to take a cab.

History-focused attractions such as Wildey House are a great compliment to the natural beauty of Miami Beach, and they give vacationers the chance to learn more about Barbados, without having to go too far from the beach.

If you're looking for other nearby attractions or activity options, the beach is located near the attractions in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Miami Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Lucky 7 Arcade Oistins Slot Machine Arcade 0.3 mi. NW Barbados
South Point Lighthouse Lighthouse 1.1 mi. SE Barbados
Barbados Golf Club Golf Course 1.2 mi. NE Barbados
Silver Fox Arcade Slot Machine Arcade 2.3 mi. W Barbados
South Gap Arcade Slot Machine Arcade 2.4 mi. W Barbados
Lucky Horseshoe Saloon Worthing Slot Machine Arcade 3.1 mi. WNW Barbados
Barbados Olympic Museum Museum 3.2 mi. NW Barbados
Sir Garfield Sobers Sports Complex Sporting Event Venue 3.2 mi. NW Barbados
On The Wall Art Gallery Champers Art Gallery 3.3 mi. W Barbados
Play Fair Arcade Hastings Main Road Slot Machine Arcade 3.5 mi. W Barbados
Rockley Golf Course Golf Course 3.6 mi. WNW Barbados
Hastings Boardwalk Eastern End Trailhead 3.7 mi. W Barbados

Cities and Towns

Those visiting Miami Beach who are hoping to find additional places to explore should think about checking out St. Lawrence Gap, because it's nearby and is a particularly busy area of Barbados.

Hotels

The number of other people sharing spots in the sand can vary widely, depending on when you visit, and how packed the nearby hotels are. At this beach, you can expect to see a fair amount of visitors from lodgings in the area.

Guests seeking a place to stay not far from the beach should find themselves in luck, as there are lots of hotels to pick from nearby. You'll find the closest, most convenient lodging options by looking over what's shown in the following table.

Accommodations near Miami Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Little Arches Boutique Hotel 0.1 mi. ESE Hotel
Golden Sands Hotel Barbados 0.9 mi. WNW Hotel
Butterfly Beach Hotel 1.0 mi. WNW Hotel
Sea Breeze Beach Hotel All Inclusive 1.1 mi. WNW Resort
Barbados Beach Club 1.3 mi. W Resort
Bougainvillea Beach Resort 1.4 mi. W Resort
Croton Inn 1.5 mi. WNW Hotel
Sandals Barbados 1.6 mi. W Resort
Turtle Beach Resort 1.7 mi. W Hotel
Meridian Inn By Resort Bookings 1.7 mi. W Hotel

Food

Don't worry if your stomach starts rumbling while sunbathing at Miami Beach; you'll have your pick of different cuisines and dining styles nearby. One of the closest restaurants is Cafe Luna. The restaurant serves International cuisine. You could take a cab or probably walk to this restaurant since it's just a little ways away.

The following table lists nearby restaurant options.

Restaurants near Miami Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Cafe Luna (246) 428-6172 International Fine Dining 0.1 mi. ESE
Oistin's Fish Fry -- -- -- 0.3 mi. NW
KFC Oistins (246) 428-0469 American Very Casual -- --
Surfer's Cafe (246) 420-9283 International, Vegetarian Very Casual -- --
Chefette Oistins (246) 418-8750 International Very Casual -- --
Reggae Grill (246) 426-2142 Jamaican Very Casual 0.7 mi. N
Ixoria Bar and Restaurant (246) 428-3897 Bajan, Fusion Very Casual 0.9 mi. WNW
Butterfly Beach Hotel Restaurant (246) 428-9095 Caribbean Very Casual 1.0 mi. WNW
Azul Restaurant (246) 428-2825 International Informal 1.1 mi. WNW
Jeremiah's at Barbados Golf Club (246) 428-8463 Bajan, Caribbean -- 1.2 mi. NE
Lanterns by the Sea Restaurant (246) 418-0990 Caribbean, International Informal 1.4 mi. W
Water's Edge Restaurant (246) 428-2592 Caribbean, International, Italian Very Casual 1.4 mi. W

Other Beaches

There are multiple beaches to discover in Barbados, of course, so Miami Beach is not your only option.

Travelers may also want to consider Silver Sands Beach, located only a short distance away. Silver Sands Beach, in eastern Barbados, is a pristine beach that is a favorite among locals as well as tourists. The white sands and turquoise waters are all you need to have a good time here.

Miami Beach could be the ideal stretch of sand, but it is possible that it may not be the best choice for your family; in which case there are other beaches (and other outdoor attractions) worth trying.

 

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