What's Near Island House

Nearby Beaches

Governor's Beach

It's been said that the best sites to visit in Turks and Caicos are the diverse beaches. There are bound to be nearby beaches that you will enjoy.

Each place along the coast has its own distinguishing features that will affect your experience. These choices are each worth investigating. Click the names below to learn about amenities and other details:

Beaches Near Island House
Beach Distance Direction Location
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 the closest choice to consider near the hotel. Keep in mind that this beach is a moderate traveling distance away, so you won't have far to go if you're looking to enjoy a beautiful stretch of coastline. 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 you're looking for an enjoyable secluded beach, Corktree Beach might be worth a visit. 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 situated a mile northwest of these accommodations.

Nearby Areas

Guests who are curious to know about what's in the surrounding area might want to know how many miles the neighboring city or town is from the property. Island House lies on the island of Grand Turk, it is 1.9 miles to the north-northeast of Cockburn Town.

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Island House.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Cockburn Town, Grand Turk 1.9 SSW
Cotton Cay 8.3 S
East Cay 9.5 SSE
Salt Cay 11.8 SSW
Balfour Town, Salt Cay 12.1 SSW
Big Sand Cay 21.2 SSW
South Caicos 23.4 W
Cockburn Harbor, South Caicos 25.2 W
East Caicos 29.9 WNW
Big Ambergris Cay 34.3 WSW

Nearby Attractions

H.M. Prison Museum

Island House serves as an excellent place to stay for active vacationers. There are more than a few activities to be found when searching from this accommodation. You may especially appreciate those attractions located very near to the hotel, including The Salt House and H.M. Prison Museum. Each of these locations is exceptional for guests staying at Island House, but the closest is The Salt House.

These attractions are just a sample of what's in the area; find more listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Island House
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
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 a place where you can while away some free time, 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.

Nearby Accommodations

Getting information about nearby accommodations is oftentimes a great means of getting a better feel for the area as whole. This portion of Grand Turk offers guests various other resorts and hotels to pick from, giving you plenty to consider before coming to a decision. If you'd like to get more information about the booking possibilities available in the region, consult the following table.

Accommodations near Island House
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
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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