West End Point Beach

A more secluded spot on the west end of Cayman Brac, this beach has a long stretch of soft, white sand and shallow waters along the shore for lazy wading in the warm Caribbean.

Located on the island of Little Cayman, 1.6 miles west of Blossom Village, You might want to drop by whether or not you're staying in the vicinity. For a change from the usual crowded beach spots, you should venture a little farther from the city, and a little closer to West End Point Beach.

How to Access The Beach

A resort dominates this area, but does not bar public access so much as discourages it. You can easily walk from the road to the coast, though.

Amenities and Ambiance

This beach does not offer much shade, as most of the trees are far from the coastline. The ocean floor is clear and shallow.

Unfortunately, restrooms will not be available here, though you may be able to use the facilities at a nearby business.

West End Point Beach offers those who visit a calm and serene retreat, thanks to the fact that the area surrounding the beach isn't too crowded at all.

What's Nearby

Attractions

You'll find this beach on the South West coast of Little Cayman. It is near Mule Enclosures, which is one of a few attractions in the region.

If you're interested in combining some cultural exploration with your trip to the beach, you may want to consider visiting Little Cayman Marine Museum. It's located relatively close to West End Point Beach, giving beachgoers the chance to escape that hot midday sunshine.

If your taste for travel keeps you looking for new activity and attraction options, the following table shows the closest options.

Activities and Attractions Near West End Point Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Mule Enclosures Historical Site 0.6 mi. NNW Little Cayman
Little Cayman Marine Museum Museum 1.1 mi. E Little Cayman
National Trust House Museum 1.1 mi. E Little Cayman
Blossom Village Community Park Park 1.3 mi. E Little Cayman
Little Cayman Museum Museum 1.3 mi. E Little Cayman
Bloody Bay Marine Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 1.7 mi. N Little Cayman

Hotels

The popularity of this spot on any given day can vary, it depends on several things: the season, the weather, even how many people have booked nearby hotels. There aren't many large hotels nearby, but you may see guests from some of the smaller accommodations in the area.

While you will find few places to stay in the immediate vicinity, those options closest to West End Point Beach can be viewed in the list that follows.

Accommodations near West End Point Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Little Cayman Beach Resort 1.5 mi. E Resort
Southern Cross Club -- -- Cottages

Food

While there aren't many widely-known restaurants nearby, you can still satisfy your hunger, particularly if you are prepared to venture a little farther away. The closest places to grab a bite to eat is Hungry Iguana, which is a mile to the east of it.

Nearby restaurant options are shown below.

Restaurants near West End Point Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Hungry Iguana (345) 948-0007 Caribbean Very Casual 1.1 mi. E
The Bird of Paradise Restaurant (345) 948-1033 Caribbean, International Informal 1.5 mi. E

Other Beaches

Needless to say, there are other beaches on Little Cayman besides West End Point Beach worth visiting.

Another sun-drenched spot to consider is Blossom Village Beach, located within a short distance.

Perhaps West End Point Beach is the most convenient coastline for you to visit, but some travelers itch to explore more; if so, the Cayman Islands offers a variety of beaches for travelers who wish to try elsewhere.

 

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