Some of the best sites to visit in this region are the beaches. You should be able to have your pick of nearby beaches.
The various characteristics of each coastal spot in Turks and Caicos can affect how much you enjoy your time near the shore. To see those available near Island House, see the following table. Clicking on each link below allows you to see more details:
|Pillory Beach||0.8||W||1.6 mi. North of Cockburn Town|
|Murray Beach||0.9||SSE||1.4 mi. Northeast of Cockburn Town|
|West Road Beach||0.9||WSW||1.4 mi. North of Cockburn Town|
|Corktree Beach||1.0||NW||2.4 mi. North of Cockburn Town|
|Osprey Beach||1.9||SSW||Cockburn Town|
|Town Beach||1.9||SSW||Cockburn Town|
|Little Bluff Point||2.0||N||3.8 mi. North of Cockburn Town|
|Cedar Grove Beach||2.3||SSW||Cockburn Town|
|Hawkes Nest East Beach||3.2||S||1.9 mi. Southeast of Cockburn Town|
|Gibbs Cay||3.3||SSE||2.5 mi. East-Southeast of Cockburn Town|
|Governor's Beach||3.4||S||1.6 mi. South of Cockburn Town|
|White Sands Beach||3.8||S||2.2 mi. South-Southeast of Cockburn Town|
Pillory Beach is closest to Island House. Keep in mind that this beach is found three quarters of a mile to the west of this property, so you will have unlimited opportunities to enjoy the sun and the shore. Located on the island of Grand Turk beside the more crowded Governor's Beach, Pillory Beach is well known amongst avid divers and snorkelers as one of the top spots in Turks and Caicos to do both. Just 400 yards offshore, you'll begin to encounter a whole new world of underwater sea life that you will never forget.
If instead you're looking for a more secluded spot of sand, Corktree Beach is an alternative worth considering. Grand Turk has a number of beautiful beaches to choose from, one of which is the quiet Corktree Beach. The beach remains consistently uncrowded, perfect for visitors who prefer solitude as they explore the area. It's located a mile northwest of the property.
Visitors who are interested to know about what is close by might want to find out how far—or near—the neighboring town or city is from their accommodations. Island House is found near the heart of the island of Grand Turk; it's two miles (three kilometers) to the north-northeast of Cockburn Town.
The areas found closest to Island House are listed below.
|Cockburn Town, Grand Turk||1.9||SSW|
|Balfour Town, Salt Cay||12.1||SSW|
|Big Sand Cay||21.2||SSW|
|Cockburn Harbor, South Caicos||25.2||W|
|Big Ambergris Cay||34.3||WSW|
Visitors seeking thrilling outdoor activities during their trip to Grand Turk will find that Island House is in a lovely location that's both active and serene. You might be especially interested in the attractions neighboring the hotel, including The Salt House and H.M. Prison Museum. Both attractions are great for visitors staying at Island House, but the closest is The Salt House.
To keep your entire group happy, you may need to browse several of this area's attractions, many of which are listed in the table below.
|The Salt House||Museum||1.2||S||0.8 mi. Northeast of Cockburn Town, Grand Turk|
|H.M. Prison Museum||Museum||1.2||SW||0.7 mi. North of Cockburn Town, Grand Turk|
|Turks & Caicos National Museum||Museum||1.1||SW||1.0 mi. North of Cockburn Town, Grand Turk|
|Grand Turk Lighthouse||Lighthouse||2.0||N||3.8 mi. North of Cockburn Town, Grand Turk|
|Brown House||Historical Site||11.7||SSW||Balfour Town, Salt Cay|
|White House||Historical Site||12.0||SSW||Balfour Town, Salt Cay|
If you're on the lookout for an enjoyable experience, The Salt House may be just what you're looking for. A museum, restaurant, and gift shop that centers on the island's salt industry through tours and offerings of products made with salt.
When you're deciding on a place to stay, it is often smart to learn more about nearby accommodations in order to get a feel for the region. This portion of Grand Turk offers vacationers quite a few additional hotels and resorts to pick from, giving readers lots to think about before coming to a decision. Find the details you need about all of the area's hotel booking options by viewing the following table.
|Bohio Dive Resort||0.8||W||1.7 mi. North of Cockburn Town, Grand Turk|
|Turks Head Hotel||--||--||0.9 mi. North of Cockburn Town, Grand Turk|
|Salt Raker Inn||1.6||SSW||Cockburn Town, Grand Turk|
|Osprey Beach Hotel||1.8||SSW||Cockburn Town, Grand Turk|
|White Sands Beach Resort||3.8||S||1.9 mi. South of Cockburn Town, Grand Turk|
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