Sandy Point

Sandy Point's waters are excellent for ocean exploration, especially snorkeling. The beach has a wide expanse of soft sand for sunbathing. If you like privacy and seclusion, this is a great beach for you.

Situated on the eastern coast of the island of Little Cayman, 5.8 miles west of West End, You might think about stopping by even if you are not staying particularly close by. There are advantages to visiting a beach that's a long way from the nearest major city; beaches less-traveled like Sandy Point allow you much more room to spread out and feel comfortable.

How to Access The Beach

Sandy Point is the southeastern tip of Little Cayman. There's a coastal road that will lead you here if you head southeast. If you're on Grand Cayman you'll have to travel almost 60 miles by boat to Little Cayman and then head to the opposite end of the island.

Amenities and Ambiance

On a clear day you can see the nearby island of Cayman Brac from this beach. If you like privacy and seclusion, this is a great beach for you.

Many visitors find themselves ordering a drink or snack from the concessions here, even if they move off-site for lunch. On some days, it may be possible to buy food from one of the mobile vendors who typically operate along this coastline.

Unfortunately, public restrooms aren't available, but you may be able to find facilities at a nearby business. The isolated shores of Sandy Point can be reached by car, boat, or bike. This beach is almost always quiet and uncrowded, and sometimes remains unvisited for weeks at a time.

Sandy Point brings visitors an idyllic and relaxing enclave, in part because the area surrounding the beach is free of city-life and traffic.

What's Nearby


Sandy Point is on the East coast of Little Cayman; it will be near other attractions like Little Cayman Museum, which is eight miles away.

If you want more information on the history of the Cayman Islands, there are lots of sites which offer a historic look at the nation. One of the closest attractions of this sort is Mule Enclosures, which is one of the closest destinations of historical interest in the area surrounding Sandy Point.

If you can't wait to see as many of the Cayman Islands' attractions as possible, this beach isn't far from any of the items in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Sandy Point
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Little Cayman Museum Museum 8.1 WSW Little Cayman
Blossom Village Community Park Park 8.1 WSW Little Cayman
National Trust House Museum 8.3 WSW Little Cayman
Little Cayman Marine Museum Museum 8.3 WSW Little Cayman
Bloody Bay Marine Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 9.0 W Little Cayman


The mood here——social and lively, or virtually empty—— will be influenced by everything from the time of day to the capacity of nearby hotels. There aren't many large hotels in the immediate vicinity, but it's often visited by visitors from smaller lodgings in the area.

Although travelers will not find very many places to stay in the immediate vicinity, those accommodation options closest to Sandy Point can be seen in the list below.

Accommodations near Sandy Point
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Southern Cross Club -- -- Cottages
Little Cayman Beach Resort 7.8 mi. WSW Resort


There aren't any restaurants near this shore, so you may choose to plan a picnic for your time spent at the beach.

Other Beaches

Sandy Point is just one of many beaches you can visit on Little Cayman.

You might also want to visit West End, which is located five miles away.

The Cayman Islands has a lot to offer its visitors, but a trip to Sandy Point could end up a family favorite.


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