Deadman's Point

Here you'll find a great spot for sunbathing, swimming and walking along the shore. Sea grape and mangrove line the beach.

Positioned in the heart of the island of Cayman Brac, Deadman's Point is on the West edge of the island, You might think about stopping by regardless of whether you're staying very close. Deadman's Point is a distinguishable relaxation spot because it's perfect for escaping the typical tourist haunts. Many of the other beaches in the Cayman Islands may be just as pretty, but tend to be more crowded since they're located by some of the most popular tourist areas in town.

How to Access The Beach
Public access is available and a dirt road runs very close alongside the beach. You shouldn't have trouble finding somewhere to park.

Amenities and Ambiance

On Cayman Brac's north central shoreline, this beach boasts warm, calm Caribbean waters and white powder sands. There are some rockier spots on this beach too.

Unfortunately, restrooms will not be available here, which is something to consider if you plan to spend a full day in the sun.

If you find that you choose sunny days which bring visitors a serene experience, then a good choice for you is Deadman's Point; it's tucked away in a less urbanized area of the region.

What's Nearby


Visitors will find this beach on the West coast of Cayman Brac. It's located near Cayman Brac Museum, which is not very far away, so visitors have the option to walk or to take a cab, and it is one of a few local attractions.

If you want to discover more interesting facts about the history of the Cayman Islands, there are plenty of places where you can learn first-hand about the country's past. For example, you might enjoy a visit to Captain Charlie Kirkconnell's House, which is not a great distance from the shore, and is accessible in a taxi or on foot.

With a selection of nearby activities, you'll never get bored. The attractions nearest to this beach are listed in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Deadman's Point
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Cayman Brac Museum Museum 0.4 mi. SW Cayman Brac
Captain Charlie Kirkconnell's House Historical Site 1.5 mi. NE Cayman Brac
Christopher Columbus Gardens Botanical Garden 2.2 mi. E Cayman Brac
Rebecca's Cave Historical Site 2.7 mi. SW Cayman Brac
Salt Water Pond Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 2.9 mi. SW Cayman Brac
Cayman Brac Community Park Park 3.3 mi. SW Cayman Brac
Spellman Mclaughlin Home Historical Site 4.7 mi. ENE Cayman Brac
Heritage House Historical Site 5.2 mi. ENE Cayman Brac
Spot Bay Community Park Park 6.6 mi. ENE Cayman Brac
Lighthouse Steps Historical Site 7.2 mi. ENE Cayman Brac
Cayman Brac Lighthouse Lighthouse 7.4 mi. ENE Cayman Brac


Whether or not you encounter a lot of other visitors will vary depending on the time of day, particularly in the high season when hotels overflow with tourists. There aren't many large hotels in the immediate vicinity, but it's sometimes enjoyed by guests from some of the area's smaller options.

Though you'll find very few hotels within driving distance, the ones found closest to the shore have been listed in the table below.

Accommodations near Deadman's Point
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Carib Sands Beach Resort 3.4 mi. SW Resort
Cayman Brac Beach Resort 4.2 mi. SW Resort


If you need to grab a bite to eat around midday, the area around this beach has plenty to offer, so you won't have to wander too far from these sands. One of the closest places to eat is Kirkconnell’s Market Deli. This restaurant offers both Caribbean and International dishes on the menu. They are also known for serving salads and sandwiches.

The table below lists nearby restaurant options.

Restaurants near Deadman's Point
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Kirkconnell’s Market Deli (345) 948-2252 Caribbean, International Very Casual 0.3 mi. SSW
La Esperanza (345) 948-0591 Caribbean, Cayman, International Very Casual 0.3 mi. SW
Tropical Delight Restaurant (345) 948-1272 Caribbean -- 1.4 mi. NE
Captain's Table Restaurant (345) 948-1418 Caribbean, Continental, European Informal 3.1 mi. SW
Sherry's (345) 948-1385 -- -- -- --
Golden Jerk -- Caribbean Very Casual 3.5 mi. WSW
Popo Jeb's Pizza (345) 917-0940 Chinese, Italian Very Casual 3.5 mi. WSW
Brac Snack Shack (345) 948-1385 American Very Casual 3.7 mi. WSW
The Palm Restaurant (345) 948-1323 American, Continental Very Casual 4.2 mi. SW
Tipsy Turtle Pub (345) 948-1323 American Very Casual 4.2 mi. SW

Other Beaches

Of course, there are more fantastic beaches besides Deadman's Point on Cayman Brac.

You may also enjoy Sea Feather Bay Beach, located within a couple of miles.

You may find that Deadman's Point is a great fit for your vacation, but maybe you want to see more; if so, the Cayman Islands offers a variety of beaches for travelers who wish to try elsewhere.


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