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.

Situated on the southeastern coast of Cat Island, You might want to drop by whether or not you're staying particularly close by. Greenwood Beach stands out from other beaches because it's one of the best spots for escaping the hustle of The Bahamas' urban areas. Most other beaches you'll come across in the Bahamas may be just as pretty, but are usually busier because they border some of the area's most popular resorts.

How to Access The Beach
Greenwood Beach is located along the east coast of Cat Island, down a snacking dirt road leading through the forest.

Amenities and Ambiance

Like many beaches on Cat Island, Greenwood Beach is backed by miles of forested area. Leading up to the deep blue waters are bone white sands.

Keep in mind that restrooms won't be found on-site, which is something to consider if you plan to spend a full day in the sun.

If you happen to favor beach days that provide a tranquil haven, then you may want to try Greenwood Beach; it is tucked away in a much quieter sector of Cat Island.

What's Nearby


The beach is wonderful, but the surrounding area has a lot to offer, too. Look for it on the South East coast of Cat Island. Guests might consider staying at the Greenwood Beach Resort, which is one of the most conveniently located places to stay reachable from Greenwood Beach, despite the lack of other popular spots you can drive to.

Cities and Towns


The popularity of this spot on any given day can vary, depending on when you visit, and how many of the nearby hotel rooms have been booked. There aren't many large hotels in the immediate vicinity, but it's often visited by visitors staying at smaller lodgings in the area.


You might not run into any places to grab a bit to eat surrounding this beach, so it would be a good idea to plan a picnic for your day in the sun.

Other Beaches

There are multiple beaches to discover on Cat Island, of course, so Greenwood Beach is not your only option.

Vacationers may also want to visit New Bight Beach, located a short taxi ride away.

The Bahamas has a lot to offer its visitors, but Greenwood Beach is both a refreshing place to relax, and a beautiful natural attraction.


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