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 near the heart of the island of Little Cayman, Charles Bight Beach is on the East coast of the island, You should consider stopping by regardless of whether you're staying very close. There are plenty of advantages to visiting a beach that isn't lined with high-rise hotels; the lovely, less-traveled shores of beaches like Charles Bight Beach allow you much more room to spread out and feel comfortable.

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 provides an angelic and peaceful getaway, especially since the region surrounding the beach is positioned apart from more urban areas.

What's Nearby


This spot is on the East coast of Little Cayman; this area boasts other attractions such as Little Cayman Museum, which is five miles away.

If you want to discover more interesting facts about the history of the Cayman Islands, some of the nearby attractions offer a historical perspective of the country. One attraction of this sort is Mule Enclosures, which is one of the places of historical significance which can be visited in addition to Charles Bight Beach.

If you want to see as many of the Cayman Islands' attractions as possible, the following table shows some of the closest options.

Activities and Attractions Near Charles Bight Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Little Cayman Museum Museum 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
Mule Enclosures Historical Site 6.4 W Little Cayman


The number of other people sharing spots in the sand can vary widely, it depends mainly on when you visit, and how packed the nearby hotels are. There aren't many major hotels nearby, but you may encounter visitors staying at smaller lodgings in the area.

You'll find a nice assortment of lodging options to pick from in the area around Charles Bight Beach. The most convenient of which have been listed in the following table.

Accommodations near Charles Bight Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
The Club at Little Cayman 2.0 W Villa complex
Southern Cross Club 4.3 WSW Cottages
Conch Club Condominiums 4.5 WSW Villa complex


While there aren't many widely-known restaurants nearby, you'll still have some choices, especially if you are prepared to venture a little out of the way. One of the nearest places to eat is Cook Food Little Cayman, which is four miles to the west of it.

Restaurants closest to this beach are shown in the table below.

Restaurants near Charles Bight Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Cook Food Little Cayman (345) 322-0208 Caribbean, Cayman, Jamaican Very Casual 3.8 mi. W
The Bird of Paradise Restaurant (345) 948-1033 Caribbean, International Informal 4.9 mi. WSW

Other Beaches

Of course, you'll find plenty of other beaches on Little Cayman, so Charles Bight Beach is just one of your options.

Vacationers may also want to visit Blossom Village Beach, which is located reasonably close-by, meaning a short cab ride can take you where you want to go.

Of course, there are lots of other things to do and see in the Cayman Islands; then again, visiting Charles Bight Beach or the other beautiful beaches in the area can make your time in the Cayman Islands even more memorable.


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