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.

Located on the island of Cayman Brac, Deadman's Point is on the West coast of the island, You should think about stopping by whether or not you are staying particularly close by. Those searching for a somewhat calm, but somewhat social beach in the Cayman Islands may really like the middle ground found at Deadman's Point. Generally, it's not an overly popular part of the coast, but it's not quiet or boring either.

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, public restrooms aren't available, though you may be able to use the facilities at a nearby business.

If you find that you enjoy shores which bring guests a tranquil enclave, then you should enjoy Deadman's Point; it is located within a much quieter area of the region.

What's Nearby


This pleasant stretch of sand known as Deadman's Point is on the West coast of Cayman Brac; the area hosts attractions such as Cayman Brac Museum, which is a half mile to the south west.

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. One of the nearest historical attractions is Captain Charlie Kirkconnell's House, which is not a great distance from the shore, and is accessible in a taxi or on foot.

Being able to choose from some activities besides the beach will ensure you won't run out of ways to stay busy. The closest attractions are found 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


The popularity of this spot on any given day can vary, it depends on many factors: the time of sundown, happy hour, even how full the nearby hotels are. The beach is not located close to many large hotels, but you may encounter guests from smaller lodgings in the area.

Though vacationers will find few places to stay withing driving distance, those options closest to the beach can be viewed in the list below.

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


Even after a restful afternoon at the beach, the day isn't truly complete until you enjoy a meal at a nearby restaurant, where you'll be able to get a taste of the local fare, without having to go far. One of the nearest places to eat is Kirkconnell’s Market Deli. The restaurant serves both Caribbean and International dishes on the menu. They're also renowned for their salads and sandwiches.

Restaurants closest to this beach are shown in the table below.

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
Biggies Restaurant -- Caribbean -- 2.4 mi. WSW
Aunt Sha's Kitchen (345) 948-1581 Caribbean, Cayman -- 3.0 mi. SW
Captain's Table Restaurant (345) 948-1418 Caribbean, Continental, European Informal 3.1 mi. SW
Sherry's (345) 948-1385 -- -- -- --
Blackies Restaurant (345) 948-0232 Caribbean, International -- 3.3 mi. ENE
Golden Jerk -- Caribbean Very Casual 3.5 mi. WSW
Popo Jeb's Pizza (345) 917-0940 Chinese, Italian Very Casual 3.5 mi. WSW
Domino's West End (345) 949-8282 Italian Very Casual -- --
Brac Snack Shack (345) 948-1385 American Very Casual 3.7 mi. WSW

Other Beaches

Vacationers in search of the perfect beach on Cayman Brac will have lots of options besides Deadman's Point.

Another option worth considering is Sea Feather Bay Beach, which is located a mile and a half away.

There's plenty to see and do in the Cayman Islands, and paying a visit to Deadman's Point is just one way you can spend your afternoon.


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