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.

Located on Cat Island, You might want to drop by even if you aren't staying nearby. Greenwood Beach is a distinguishable relaxation spot because it's one of the best spots for escaping the typical tourist haunts. Many of the other beaches you'll come across in the Bahamas may have the same pleasing, tropical setting as Greenwood Beach, but are usually more crowded because they're right around the corner from the area's major hotels and 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, but you may be able to find facilities at a nearby business.

Greenwood Beach brings visitors a calm and tranquil escape, in part because the region surrounding the beach is free of city-life and traffic.

What's Nearby


Greenwood Beach is on the South East coast of Cat Island. You can stay at the nearby Greenwood Beach Resort, which is one of the most conveniently located booking options near Greenwood Beach, despite the lack of other attractions in the area.

Cities and Towns


The popularity of this spot on any given day can vary, depending on when you visit, and how many hotel rooms have been booked nearby. The area is not home to many major hotels, but it's sometimes enjoyed by guests from some of the area's smaller options.


You might not run into any places to grab a bit to eat in the immediate surroundings of this beach, so you may choose to pack a lunch for your day in the sun.

Other Beaches

Visitors in search of the perfect beach on Cat Island will have lots of options besides Greenwood Beach.

You may also want to consider New Bight Beach, located a quick cab ride away.

The Bahamas has so much to offer, and Greenwood Beach is just one of the many options.


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