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.

Set on the southeastern coast of Cat Island, You might want to drop by whether or not you are staying nearby. This beach is not just a tropical beauty, it's special in that it's one of the few quiet beaches in the Bahamas. While Greenwood Beach may be a bit off the beaten path, it provides a rare chance to escape crowds of tourists.

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.

Please note that public restrooms are not available, which is something to consider if you're bringing the kids, or plan to spend all day outside.

If you usually go for beaches which provide a relaxing experience, then maybe head on over to Greenwood Beach; it's hidden away within a less urbanized section of Cat Island.

What's Nearby


Greenwood Beach is on the South East coast of Cat Island. Guests might consider staying at the Greenwood Beach Resort, which is perhaps the most conveniently located place to stay near Greenwood Beach, despite the fact that there aren't many additional attractions you can drive to.

Cities and Towns


How many other people you encounter at Greenwood Beach will depend on if you visit during a popular season, which is often indicated by how busy the hotels are. This beach is not near many large hotels, but it's often visited by guests staying at smaller accommodations in the area.


You might not run into any places to grab a bit to eat surrounding this shore, so you might want to plan a picnic for your day in the sun.

Other Beaches

Of course, there are lots of other spots along the coast of Cat Island, and Greenwood Beach is just one option.

Another option worth considering is New Bight Beach, which is located nine miles to the northwest.

You may find that Greenwood Beach is a great fit for your vacation, but maybe you want to see more; if so, there are other beaches and natural attractions in the Bahamas you might like.


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