One of the only tourist beaches on the island, Nisbet Beach serves the guests of the Nisbet Plantation Beach Hotel - though other guests are permitted too. Offering the natural beauty of Nevis and the modern amenities of St. Kitts, Nisbet Beach is a nice compromise for unsure visitors.
Positioned in Newcastle, Nisbet Beach is on the North edge of Nevis. You might want even if you aren't staying in the immediate vicinity. Visitors should keep in mind that, while Nisbet Beach is certainly not secluded, it's not the busiest of St. Kitts' beaches either. This makes it a good option for vacationers who want to visit a somewhat lively beach without getting stuck in the most crowded parts of town.
Anyone that wants to visit Nisbet Beach will need to park and got through the Nisbet Plantation Beach Hotel, located just to the east of the Airport.
Guarded by scattered palms and offering crystal clear water, Nisbet Beach is without doubt a tropical beach. To top it off, the mountains dotting the horizon solidify the beach as a marvelously beautiful place. Just remember that during the high tourist season, this is one of the few beaches on the island that can get crowded.
You will be able to use a public restroom at Nisbet Beach. Additionally, you will have access to umbrellas and chairs, so guests looking for a relaxing spot in the shade will get their wish.
Travelers will find Nisbet Beach on the North coast of Nevis; the area hosts attractions such as Cat Ghaut Chip n Putt, which is one of the closest attractions to visit.
To some, beaches and museums may seem an odd combination, but a quite a few vacationers find that museums like Nevisian Heritage Village (one of the closest to Nisbet Beach) offer a fun learning experience and help share a different side of St. Kitts.
If a visit to the Nisbet Beach isn't enough to keep you busy all afternoon, this beach isn't far from any of the items in the following table.
|Cat Ghaut Chip n Putt||Golf Course||1.1 mi.||SW||Nevis|
|Hiking Trail||1.2 mi.||SW||Nevis|
|Cottle Church Ruins||Historical Site||1.4 mi.||WSW||Nevis|
|Hiking Trail||1.5 mi.||W||Nevis|
|Hurricane Hill Trail||Hiking Trail||2.0 mi.||W||Nevis|
|Hiking Trail||3.1 mi.||SE||Nevis|
|Historical Site||3.3 mi.||WSW||Nevis|
|Historical Site||3.4 mi.||SW||Nevis|
|Historical Site||3.5 mi.||SW||Nevis|
|Historical Site||3.5 mi.||S||Nevis|
|The Source Trail||Hiking Trail||3.9 mi.||S||Nevis|
|Hiking Trail||4.2 mi.||SW||Nevis|
Not far away you'll find Charlestown, a town which is an area with plenty to do, but yet isn't overcrowded. From the coast, Charlestown is about five and a half miles (nine kilometers) away.
Whether or not you encounter many other people will depend on how many hotel guests decide to make the trip as well. There are not many major hotels nearby, but you may see visitors staying at smaller accommodations in the area.
You'll find a decent amount of lodgings which can be reached in the car. A list of the closest choices are seen in the following list.
|Nisbet Plantation Beach Club||0.0 mi.||S||Resort|
|Mount Nevis Hotel & Beach Club||1.2 mi.||SW||Hotel|
|Oualie Beach Resort||2.2 mi.||W||Resort|
|Golden Rock Plantation Inn||4.4 mi.||S||Cottages|
|Four Seasons Nevis||4.7 mi.||SW||Resort|
|Hermitage Plantation||5.1 mi.||S||Cottages|
|Old Manor Hotel Nevis||5.1 mi.||S||Hotel|
|Pinney's Beach Hotel||5.3 mi.||SW||Resort|
|Meadville Apartments||--||--||Guest house|
|Montpelier Plantation||5.8 mi.||S||Hotel|
Don't worry if your stomach starts rumbling while sunbathing at Nisbet Beach; you'll have many local dishes to choose from at nearby establishments. One of the closest restaurants is Coconuts. This restaurant has Caribbean food. They're also renowned for their barbecue. When you start to get hungry, you won't need to wait too long to eat as it's just a short distance away.
Nearby restaurants are shown below.
|Coconuts||(869) 469-9325||Caribbean||Informal||0.0 mi.||S|
|The Great House||(869) 469-9325||Caribbean||Fine Dining||0.2 mi.||S|
|Pizza Beach||(869) 469-9395||International||Informal||--||--|
|Mount Nevis Hotel Restaurant||(869) 469-9373||Eclectic||Fine Dining||1.2 mi.||SW|
|Manhattan Gardens||(869) 465-9121||Caribbean, Creole, International||--||1.5 mi.||SE|
|Oualie Beach Resort Restaurant||(869) 469-9735||Caribbean||Informal||2.2 mi.||W|
|The Gallipot||(869) 469-8230||Eclectic||Very Casual||--||--|
|Bananas Bistro||(869) 469-1891||Eclectic||Informal||--||--|
|Miss June's Cuisine||(869) 469-5330||Caribbean, International||Fine Dining||--||--|
|Chrishi Beach Club||(869) 469-5959||Eclectic||Very Casual||3.1 mi.||WSW|
Vacationers searching for the perfect beach will have other options if Nisbet Beach doesn't suit their tastes.
Maybe Nisbet Beach is a perfect spot for you to kick back, and at the same time perhaps not the the ideal fit; in which case you should find a beach with a seclusion factor that suits you.
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