Sammy T's Beach

Sammy T's Beach on Cat Island serves as the main draw to the adjacent Sammy T's Beach Resort. The intimate nature of the resort spills over onto the beach (or is it vice versa?), where you'll be hard pressed to find someone that isn't staying at the resort on the beach.

Situated near the center of Cat Island, in the vicinity of Arthurs Town, Sammy T's Beach is on the North West edge of the island, You should think about stopping by even if you aren't staying very close. The area surrounding the beach is not packed with guests, but that doesn't mean you won't find a fair amount of excitements at this beach.

How to Access The Beach

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

Amenities and Ambiance

Quiet, calm, secluded Sammy T's Beach features deep blue waters and white sand.

Unfortunately, public restrooms aren't available, so if you're visiting with small children you might want to consider a different location.

Sammy T's Beach offers visitors a calm and serene getaway, due to the fact that the surrounding region is free of city-life and traffic.

What's Nearby


This beach is positioned on the North West coast of Cat Island. Accommodations nearby include the Sammy T's Beach Resort, which is one of the closest booking options reachable from Sammy T's Beach, though you may not find too many additional popular spots you can reach quickly.

Cities and Towns

It may take some traveling to get there, but is the closest city. though you may find some smaller towns near the beach.


How many other people you encounter at Sammy T's Beach will depend on if you visit during a popular season, which is often indicated by how busy the hotels are. This spot is not near many large hotels, but it can attract visitors from smaller accommodations in the area.

You'll find a good number of hotel rooms a car ride away. A list of the closest choices can be viewed in the following table.

Accommodations near Sammy T's Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Sammy T's Beach Resort 1.4 N Hotel
Boggie Pond Lodge 7.5 NW Hotel
Shannas Cove Resort 7.7 NW Resort


Though the area surrounding Sammy T's Beach isn't exactly a culinary hot spot, you can still satisfy your hunger, especially if you're willing to venture a little out of the way. Halvorson House Restaurant is one of the closest eateries, which is a delicious choice during or after a day at the beach.

Nearby restaurant options are included in the following table.

Restaurants near Sammy T's Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Halvorson House Restaurant (242) 359-9500 American, Caribbean Very Casual 0.2 mi. NNE
Sapodilla Restaurant (242) 354-6009 Caribbean Very Casual 1.4 mi. N

Other Beaches

Of course, there are more fantastic beaches besides Sammy T's Beach on Cat Island.

You might also want to visit Fernandez Bay Beach, located 19 and a half miles to the southeast.

The Bahamas has plenty to offer its visitors, so visiting Sammy T's Beach is just one way you can enjoy a sunny afternoon.


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