What's Located Around Salt Raker Inn

The active and pretty beaches on Grand Turk are boasted as some of the most relaxing (or active!) spots that the islands have to offer.

Many guests are excited to learn that this property is right on the water and sand, so you won't need to go very far to experience first hand what makes the area such a popular vacation destination. This property is not located within Turks and Caicos' busier areas, meaning those staying at this location often have these stretches of sand to themselves, allowing them to find a peaceful spot to soak in some sun.

Nearby Beaches

Obviously, since Salt Raker Inn is located directly on Osprey Beach, relaxing on the sand is a popular pastime at this property. Right in front of Osprey Beach Hotel is the beautiful Osprey Beach. Despite the fact that the most frequent visitors are hotel guests, the beach is in fact open to the public and offers a great chance to snorkel with vibrant tropical fish and you may even catch a glimpse of an octopus. For vacationers who are eager for some variety, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click on the following names to view a detailed page:

Beaches Near Salt Raker
Beach Distance Direction Location
Town Beach 0.3 SSW Cockburn Town
Cedar Grove Beach 0.7 SSW Cockburn Town
West Road Beach 1.1 N 1.4 mi. North of Cockburn Town
Murray Beach 1.2 NE 1.4 mi. Northeast of Cockburn Town
Pillory Beach 1.3 N 1.6 mi. North of Cockburn Town
Governor's Beach 1.9 S 1.6 mi. South of Cockburn Town
Hawkes Nest East Beach 2.1 SE 1.9 mi. Southeast of Cockburn Town
Corktree Beach 2.1 N 2.4 mi. North of Cockburn Town
White Sands Beach 2.4 S 2.2 mi. South-Southeast of Cockburn Town
Gibbs Cay 2.6 SE 2.5 mi. East-Southeast of Cockburn Town
Little Bluff Point -- -- 3.8 mi. North of Cockburn Town

One of the closest picks is Town Beach. Town Beach, with its calm waters and off shore reefs, is a popular spot for sunners, swimmers, and snorkelers.

Nearby Areas

Stopping over at a town or community close to your hotel can add a little variety to your vacation schedule, whether you're interested in seeing a famous natural attraction, or simply experiencing some of the local culture while on your trip. Salt Raker Inn is found in just beyond the the center of Cockburn Town.

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Salt Raker Inn.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Cotton Cay 6.8 S
East Cay 8.4 SSE
Salt Cay 10.2 SSW
Balfour Town, Salt Cay 10.5 SSW
Big Sand Cay 19.6 SSW
South Caicos 23.1 W
Cockburn Harbor, South Caicos 24.7 W
East Caicos 30.1 NW
Big Ambergris Cay 33.2 WSW
Bush Cay 36.1 SW

Nearby Attractions

H.M. Prison Museum

Salt Raker Inn is an excellent spot for active tourists. There are more than a few active pursuits to be discovered when searching from this lodging. There are even several attractions located very near to the hotel, including H.M. Prison Museum and The Salt House. Both locations are perfect for vacationers lodging at Salt Raker Inn, but the closest is H.M. Prison Museum.

Still more attractions, within the vicinity of the lodging, are named in the following table.

Attractions Near Salt Raker
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
H.M. Prison Museum Museum 0.4 N 0.7 mi. North of Cockburn Town, Grand Turk
The Salt House Museum 0.6 ENE 0.8 mi. Northeast of Cockburn Town, Grand Turk
Turks & Caicos National Museum Museum 0.7 N 1.0 mi. North of Cockburn Town, Grand Turk
Grand Turk Lighthouse Lighthouse 3.5 N 3.8 mi. North of Cockburn Town, Grand Turk
Brown House Historical Site 10.1 SSW Balfour Town, Salt Cay
White House Historical Site 10.4 SSW Balfour Town, Salt Cay

If you're on the lookout for somewhere a little different to visit, H.M. Prison Museum might be what the doctor ordered. History buffs are sure to enjoy the H.M. Prison Museum where visitors and walk through and explore a prison from the 1800's.

Nearby Accommodations

Learning about nearby accommodations is oftentimes a convenient way to get a feel for the area. Though there is only one other place to stay right around Salt Raker Inn, the quiet surroundings here make it an excellent option for those seeking a peaceful vacation spot.


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