People visiting this area of Grand Turk usually visit one of the region's amazing beaches. Nearby beaches will make this area particularly desirable.
Each of the access points adorning the coast of Grand Turk have their own personalities; the specific amenities and qualities of each one could mean the difference between an uneventful visit and a lively day in the sun. The following options each offer something a little different. Click on the following names to view our detailed article:
|West Road Beach||--||--||1.4 mi. North of Cockburn Town|
|Pillory Beach||--||--||1.6 mi. North of Cockburn Town|
|Osprey Beach||--||--||Cockburn Town|
|Town Beach||--||--||Cockburn Town|
|Murray Beach||--||--||1.4 mi. Northeast of Cockburn Town|
|Cedar Grove Beach||--||--||Cockburn Town|
|Corktree Beach||--||--||2.4 mi. North of Cockburn Town|
|Governor's Beach||--||--||1.6 mi. South of Cockburn Town|
|Hawkes Nest East Beach||--||--||1.9 mi. Southeast of Cockburn Town|
|Gibbs Cay||--||--||2.5 mi. East-Southeast of Cockburn Town|
|Little Bluff Point||--||--||3.8 mi. North of Cockburn Town|
|White Sands Beach||--||--||2.2 mi. South-Southeast of Cockburn Town|
The closest option is West Road Beach. West Road Beach is a popular snorkeling spot, but with its calm waters and soft sands, it i also a great place for a family day on the beach.
Visiting a town or community neighboring your hotel can help you get out of your comfort zone to experience something a little different, whether you'll be exploring the area's exciting nightlife, or sampling some of the region's most amazing cuisine. Turks Head Hotel is situated on the island of Grand Turk, it's to the north of Cockburn Town.
The table below lists some of the areas near Turks Head Hotel.
|Cockburn Town, Grand Turk||0.9||S|
|Balfour Town, Salt Cay||11.0||SSW|
|Big Sand Cay||20.1||SSW|
|Cockburn Harbor, South Caicos||24.6||W|
|Big Ambergris Cay||33.4||WSW|
Visitors who prefer to stay active and on-the-go while vacationing on Grand Turk will quickly learn that Turks Head Hotel makes the perfect place to start a busy day. There are even a handful of attractions located very close by the hotel, including The Salt House and H.M. Prison Museum. Both attractions are perfect for guests lodging at Turks Head Hotel, but the nearest is The Salt House.
These provide just a sample of all your options; for more attractions in this area, see those shown in the table below.
|The Salt House||Museum||--||--||0.8 mi. Northeast of Cockburn Town, Grand Turk|
|H.M. Prison Museum||Museum||--||--||0.7 mi. North of Cockburn Town, Grand Turk|
|Turks & Caicos National Museum||Museum||--||--||1.0 mi. North of Cockburn Town, Grand Turk|
|Grand Turk Lighthouse||Lighthouse||--||--||3.8 mi. North of Cockburn Town, Grand Turk|
|Brown House||Historical Site||--||--||Balfour Town, Salt Cay|
|White House||Historical Site||--||--||Balfour Town, Salt Cay|
If you're looking for a place where you can while away some free time, The Salt House might be just right for you. 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 choosing a place to stay, it can often be helpful to learn about nearby lodging options in order to get a better feel for the surrounding area. This section of Grand Turk offers visitors several other resort and hotel options to pick from, giving you plenty to contemplate prior to reaching a verdict. Take a look at the following table to get a complete list of booking possibilities you can find in the vicinity.
|Salt Raker Inn||--||--||Cockburn Town, Grand Turk|
|Osprey Beach Hotel||--||--||Cockburn Town, Grand Turk|
|Bohio Dive Resort||--||--||1.7 mi. North of Cockburn Town, Grand Turk|
|Island House||--||--||1.9 mi. North-Northeast of Cockburn Town, Grand Turk|
|White Sands Beach Resort||--||--||1.9 mi. South of Cockburn Town, Grand Turk|
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