North East Point

This north side beach is predominantly enjoyed by sightseers and those taking a loop around the islands shoreline.

Located on the eastern coast of the island of Cayman Brac, 0.8 miles east of Spot Bay, You might think about stopping by regardless of whether you are staying nearby. This beach is not just another beach attraction, it also has a private beach feel——a unique quailty in a touristy place like the Cayman Islands. While North East Point might be a little more trouble to reach, it allows you to relax without being bothered by the noise of the crowds.

How to Access The Beach
If you're on Cayman Brac already, head northeast on the coastal road and you'll find this rocky edge of the island boasting spectacular views of the ocean.

Amenities and Ambiance

The very northeastern edge of Cayman Brac is known as North East Point. It's a rockier, grayer beach than some of the smoother white sand spots around, but offers more interesting topography including beautiful rock bluffs.

Unfortunately, restrooms will not be available here, so those of you traveling with small children may want to consider another spot.

If you happen to go for beach days which bring visitors a tranquil place to escape, then a good choice for you is North East Point; it is located within a more rural sector of Cayman Brac.

What's Nearby


North East Point is always a lovely side-trip when you're in the area. Look for it on the North East coast of Cayman Brac. It is near Spot Bay Community Park, which is one of the area's attractions.

If you want to mix some cultural exploration with your trip to the beach, you might want to consider visiting Cayman Brac Museum. This museum is located seven miles to the west-southwest, giving beachgoers the chance to escape that hot midday sunshine.

Beaches are nice for a few hours here and there, but there's even more to see during your stay. The table below lists other attractions that are nearby.

Activities and Attractions Near North East Point
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Spot Bay Community Park Park 0.1 mi. NW Cayman Brac
Lighthouse Steps Historical Site 0.6 mi. E Cayman Brac
Cayman Brac Lighthouse Lighthouse 1.0 mi. ESE Cayman Brac
Heritage House Historical Site 1.5 mi. W Cayman Brac
Spellman Mclaughlin Home Historical Site 2.0 mi. WSW Cayman Brac
Christopher Columbus Gardens Botanical Garden 4.5 mi. WSW Cayman Brac
Captain Charlie Kirkconnell's House Historical Site 5.2 mi. WSW Cayman Brac
Cayman Brac Museum Museum 7.0 mi. WSW Cayman Brac
Rebecca's Cave Historical Site 9.3 mi. SW Cayman Brac
Salt Water Pond Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 9.5 mi. WSW Cayman Brac
Cayman Brac Community Park Park 10.0 mi. WSW Cayman Brac


The mood here——social and lively, or virtually empty—— will depend on if you visit during a popular season, which is often indicated by how busy the hotels are.

Don't expect to find any of the Cayman Islands' large hotels near this beach, but if you're hoping to dodge masses of vacationers, the lack of accommodations will be welcomed.


There aren't any restaurants surrounding this coast, so you might want to plan a picnic if you want to fully enjoy your day in the sun.

Other Beaches

Cayman Brac has many beaches, and North East Point is just one option.

You may also want to consider Booby Point, located a quarter mile to the west.

The Cayman Islands offers endless ways to discover its natural beauty, and dropping by North East Point is just one way to appreciate a pretty afternoon.


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