Coconut Court Beach

Coconut Court Beach is a quite little bay with calm waters that make for a great family swimming environment.

Located on the edge of Bridgetown, one and an eighth miles southeast of the "downtown" area, Coconut Court Beach is on the South coast of Barbados. You might want even if you aren't staying very close. Active, fun-seeking vacationers might like this beach due to its busy, urban location. In fact, Coconut Court Beach is probably a great fit for guests of nearby hotels, and those who don't mind large groups of people.

How to Access The Beach

Coconut Court Beach is accessible off Hastings Main Road (Highway 7).

Amenities and Ambiance

Several hotels and a restaurant line the beach at Coconut Court, but there are no designated changing facilities. The beach is typified by soft white sand, turquoise waters, and coconut palms.

The concession stand located here is another lunchtime alternative.

Unfortunately, restrooms will not be available here, which is something to consider if you're bringing the kids, or plan to spend all day outside. You'll find the waters off-shore to be clear enough for snorkeling, so bring along some equipment if you're hoping to see what lies beneath the surface.

Since Coconut Court Beach is located inside a commonly visited area, many try to show up early.

What's Nearby


Found on the South coast of Barbados; this area boasts other attractions such as Hastings Boardwalk Western End, which is a few hundred yards away.

History-focused attractions such as Garrison Savannah are a great compliment to the natural beauty of Coconut Court Beach, and they give vacationers the chance to learn more about Barbados, without having to leave the coast. As a matter of fact, this site can be found only a walk or a short cab ride from this site of historical interest.

If you can't wait to see as many of Barbados' attractions as possible, the beach is located near the attractions in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Coconut Court Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Hastings Boardwalk Western End Trailhead 0.2 mi. ESE Barbados
D'Fast Lime Arcade Slot Machine Arcade 0.3 mi. E Barbados
Garrison Savannah Historical Site 0.4 mi. NNW Barbados
Hastings Boardwalk Scenic Trail 0.5 mi. E Barbados
St. Ann's Garrison Historical Site 0.5 mi. NW Barbados
George Washington House Historical Site 0.5 mi. NW Barbados
Barbados Museum and Historical Society Museum 0.5 mi. N Barbados
Gravesend Military Cemetery Historical Site 0.6 mi. WNW Barbados
Needhams Point Lighthouse Lighthouse 0.6 mi. WNW Barbados
Hastings Boardwalk Eastern End Trailhead 0.7 mi. E Barbados
Play Fair Arcade Aquatic Gap Slot Machine Arcade 0.7 mi. NW Barbados
Charles Fort Historical Site 0.7 mi. W Barbados

Cities and Towns

Coconut Court Beach is near Bridgetown, so exploring the city is a convenient option. Guests visiting Coconut Court Beach who are seeking other opportunities for exploration might think about heading over to Bridgetown, since it's close-by and is a particularly bustling part of Barbados.


The popularity of this spot on any given day can vary, it depends on many factors: the time of sundown, happy hour, even how full nearby hotel rooms are. You can typically expect to share the sand with more than a few other guests who are staying close by.

Since the beach is located in a relatively popular vacation destination, it usually isn't all that tough to find exactly the type of hotel you're looking for close-by. For vacationers wanting to book a place that's on or near the water, the following table shows the closest options to Coconut Court Beach.

Accommodations near Coconut Court Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Coconut Court Beach Resort 0.0 mi. NNE Hotel
Courtyard by Marriott 0.1 mi. NE Hotel
Amaryllis Beach Resort 0.2 mi. NW Resort
Soco Hotel 0.2 mi. ESE Hotel
Savannah Hotel 0.3 mi. NW Hotel
PomMarine 0.4 mi. E Hotel
Pirate's Inn 0.6 mi. E Hotel
Island Inn Hotel 0.6 mi. NW Hotel
Allamanda Beach Hotel 0.6 mi. E Hotel
Grand Barbados Beach Resort 0.7 mi. NW Resort


If the heat at the beach has you craving a cool cocktail and a bite to eat, you'll have plenty of places to dine, without having to go too far. Seagrape Beach Bar is one of the closest eateries. This restaurant has a menu featuring eclectic food. They have become well-known, however, because of their comfort food. You could take a cab or probably walk to this restaurant as it's just a short distance away.

The table below lists restaurants closest to this beach.

Restaurants near Coconut Court Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Seagrape Beach Bar (246) 427-1655 Eclectic Very Casual 0.0 mi. NNE
The Deck Restaurant and Bar (246) 427-1655 Caribbean Fine Dining 0.0 mi. NNE
Novelteas Bistro & Teahouse (246) 228-8327 Asian, Indian, Vegetarian Very Casual -- --
Blue Room Sports Bar & Grill -- Eclectic Very Casual 0.1 mi. NNE
Mama Mia (246) 434-3354 Italian Very Casual 0.1 mi. N
Centro (246) 625-0000 International Informal 0.1 mi. NE
TGI Friday's Bridgetown (246) 625-0000 Eclectic Informal 0.1 mi. NE
Almond Tree Restaurant & Beach Bar (246) 438-8000 Bajan, International, Mediterranean Informal 0.2 mi. NW
39 Steps Wine Bar & Restaurant (246) 427-0715 Eclectic Informal 0.2 mi. NW
Boucan Wine And Bar Restaurant (246) 228-3800 -- -- 0.3 mi. NW
Golden Apple Café -- Eclectic Informal 0.4 mi. E
Muscovado Restaurant -- International Fine Dining 0.4 mi. E

Other Beaches

Needless to say, Coconut Court Beach isn't the only beach worth visitng in Barbados.

Another location you might enjoy is Foul Bay, which is in a pretty active location. It is located ten and a half miles to the east. If you're looking for a more secluded beach experience, you might enjoy Drill Hall Beach. It is located just a short distance away.

You might also want to visit Carlisle Bay, located only a short distance away.

Barbados has a lot to offer its visitors, but a trip to Coconut Court Beach could end up a family favorite.


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