Charles Bight Beach

While this is a beautiful spot, it is not a known beach destination and there are no resorts here. It is empty and undeveloped. The shoreline has a very thin stretch of white sand and natural vegetation behind it

Located on the island of Little Cayman, Charles Bight Beach is on the East coast of the island, You might want whether or not you're staying nearby. Couples and families who want to have more of the beach to themselves might really enjoy an afternoon at Charles Bight Beach.

How to Access The Beach
It's easy to get here if you're already on the tiny Little Cayman island,its on the east end. Otherwise you need a boat to get to this island. While I find this beach beautiful and quiet, I wouldn't venture to Little Cayman just for a visit here.

Amenities and Ambiance

Charles Bight Beach has a beautiful view of a sandbar which protects the shallow waters along the shore.The shoreline has a very thin stretch of white sand and natural vegetation behind it.

Please note that public restrooms are not available.

Charles Bight Beach brings guests a calm and relaxing getaway, since the region surrounding the beach contains little build-up and is free of urbanization.

What's Nearby


This beach is positioned on the East coast of Little Cayman. It is close to Little Cayman Museum, which is located five miles to the west-southwest, and it is among the favorite destinations in the area.

If you're intrigued by the Cayman Islands' history, there are nearby attractions where you can learn about their culture and traditions. For example, you might enjoy a visit to Mule Enclosures, which is one of the closest destinations of historical interest in the neighborhood of Charles Bight Beach.

Beaches are a great attraction to visit, but there will be more options available in the Cayman Islands. The table below lists other attractions that are nearby.

Activities and Attractions Near Charles Bight Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Little Cayman Museum Museum 5.2 WSW Little Cayman
Blossom Village Community Park Park 5.2 WSW Little Cayman
National Trust House Museum 5.3 WSW Little Cayman
Little Cayman Marine Museum Museum 5.3 WSW Little Cayman
Bloody Bay Marine Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 6.0 W Little Cayman


The number of other vacationers sharing this coastline can vary widely, depending on everything from the time of day to how full nearby hotel rooms are. The area is not home to many major hotels, but you may see guests from smaller lodgings in the area.

Though there aren't many places to stay within a several miles, the ones found closest to the shore are shown in the table below.

Accommodations near Charles Bight Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Southern Cross Club -- -- Cottages
Little Cayman Beach Resort 4.9 mi. WSW Resort
Pirates Point Resort 6.7 mi. WSW Hotel


Although the area surrounding Charles Bight Beach isn't exactly a culinary hot spot, you can still satisfy your hunger, particularly if you're prepared to drive a bit. One of the nearest restaurants is The Bird of Paradise Restaurant, which is five miles to the west-southwest of it.

The following table provides a list of places to eat near this beach.

Restaurants near Charles Bight Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Distance Direction Island
The Bird of Paradise Restaurant (345) 948-1033 Caribbean, International 4.9 mi. WSW Little Cayman

Other Beaches

Needless to say, Charles Bight Beach isn't the only beach worth visitng on Little Cayman.

You may also want to consider Blossom Village Beach, located not too far away, meaning a quick cab ride can take you where you want to go.

The Cayman Islands has plenty to offer its visitors, and Charles Bight Beach offers just one way to spend time outdoors.


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