What's Located Around Turks Head Hotel

Nearby Beaches

Governor's Beach

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:

Beaches Near Turks Head
Beach Distance Direction Location
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.

Nearby Areas

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.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Cockburn Town, Grand Turk 0.9 S
Cotton Cay 7.3 S
East Cay 8.9 SSE
Salt Cay 10.7 SSW
Balfour Town, Salt Cay 11.0 SSW
Big Sand Cay 20.1 SSW
South Caicos 22.9 W
Cockburn Harbor, South Caicos 24.6 W
East Caicos 29.8 NW
Big Ambergris Cay 33.4 WSW

Nearby Attractions

H.M. Prison Museum

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.

Attractions Near Turks Head
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
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.

Nearby Accommodations

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.

Accommodations near Turks Head
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
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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