Beaches on Cat Island

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Eight miles of secluded pink and white sand beaches is what you get on Cat Island.  New Bight Beach is best liked among locals, while Fountain Bay Beach is great for snorkeling.  If you're after just a little sunning and swimming, any of the other beaches that surround the small isle will do just fine. 

Pick Your Ideal Beach

There are a large number of beaches to consider on the island. If you're looking for a quiet getaway, you are likely to be rewarded, since several of the beaches are fairly secluded and free from development. For more information concerning a single beach just click on the names of the ones you are intrigued by.

Pigeon Cay Beach

Fernandez Bay Beach: Despite the nearby resort property dotted with villas, Fernandez Bay remains a relatively secluded beach on Cat Island.

Another option to consider is Greenwood Beach. Breath in the salty sea air, feel the warmth of the Caribbean sun, and step into the cool, calm waters. Finally, you have found your own personal tropical paradise in Greenwood Beat on Cat Island.

Sammy T's Beach: Sammy T's Beach is accessible via Bennett's Harbour.

Take a look at the chart below for a list of beaches located on the island.

Beaches On Cat Island
Name Location Coast
Alligator Bay Beach 6.0 mi. South of Central Arthurs Town North West
Bat Hole Beach 4.3 mi. North-Northwest of Central Arthurs Town North West
Camperdown Beach 1.6 mi. Northeast of Central Arthurs Town North West
Cutlass Bay Beach Southern part of Cat Island South East
Devil's Point Beach Southern part of Cat Island South
Fernandez Bay Beach 3.2 mi. West-Northwest of Central The Bight South East
Greenwood Beach Southeastern part of Cat Island South East
Hawk's Nest Beach Southern part of Cat Island South
Man-O-War Point Beach 6.1 mi. Northwest of Central Arthurs Town North West
New Bight Beach 0.2 mi. South-Southwest of Central The Bight South East
Old Bight Beach Southeastern part of Cat Island South East
Orange Creek Beach 5.5 mi. West-Northwest of Central Arthurs Town North West
Pigeon Cay Beach 8.2 mi. South-Southeast of Central Arthurs Town North West
Sammy T's Beach 5.1 mi. South of Central Arthurs Town North West

Bear in mind, you will find a nice selection of kinds attractions available. Navigate here to find our article concerning other interesting attractions for Cat Island.

 

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