Sandy Point Beach

Located on North Caicos, Sandy Point Beach was once nearly deserted, only known by boaters and locals who reveled in its isolation. Recently, however, several resort developments have brought the beauty that is Sandy Point to many a vacationer's attention.

Positioned in Sandy Point, in the same area as Parrot Cay, this beach is on the North East edge of Parrot Cay. You should think about stopping by whether or not you are staying particularly close by. You will generally find the beach to be rather roomy, since the beach and its surrounding area is not overflowing with tourists.

How to Access The Beach
Sandy Point Beach begins where Whitby Highway dead ends. Simply follow the road to the west and find parking as soon as you hit sand.

Amenities and Ambiance

Sandy Point is crescent shaped with ivory sand and crystalline blue waters. The sand can be a bit rocky, but is great for strolling and birdwatching.

You will be able to use a public restroom at Sandy Point Beach. In addition, there are lounge chairs available at this destination. The water in the area is fit for snorkeling, so bring your equipment if you want to do some underwater exploration.

What's Nearby

Attractions

Sandy Point Beach is beautiful natural site, which you'll find on the North East coast of Parrot Cay; the area is home to other attractions such as Wades Green Plantation, which is three miles to the east-southeast.

With the choice of exciting activities nearby, you'll never run low on things to do. The attractions closest to this beach are listed in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Sandy Point Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Wades Green Plantation Historical Site 2.8 mi. ESE North Caicos
Readymoney Gardens Botanical Garden 12.3 mi. SE None

Cities and Towns

The closest area on Parrot Cay to Sandy Point Beach is Maria Mai. It should be noted that this part in Turks and Caicos isn't a congested area, and it will be a nice day out for guests wishing to get a better feel for the area.

Hotels

The number of other people sharing spots in the sand can vary widely, it depends on many factors: the time of sundown, happy hour, even how many hotel rooms have been booked nearby. The beach is not located close to many large hotels, but it's sometimes enjoyed by guests from some of the area's smaller options.

While travelers will find relatively few places to stay in the region, those accommodation options closest to the beach can be viewed in the table that follows.

Accommodations near Sandy Point Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Island Type
Parrot Cay Resort & Shambhala Retreat 0.5 mi. WSW Parrot Cay Resort
Pelican Beach Hotel 5.6 mi. E North Caicos Guest house

Food

While you'll be hard-pressed to find many dining options nearby, you can still find some interesting eateries, particularly if you are willing to venture a little out of the way. One of the nearest restaurants is COMO Shambhala Cuisine, which is only a short distance away.

A list of nearby restaurants is included in the following table.

Restaurants near Sandy Point Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Distance Direction Island
COMO Shambhala Cuisine (649) 946-7788 Eclectic 0.5 mi. WSW Parrot Cay
Lotus (649) 946-7788 Asian, French, Fusion 0.5 mi. WSW Parrot Cay
Parrot Cay’s Terrace Restaurant (649) 946-7788 Italian, Mediterranean 0.5 mi. WSW Parrot Cay
The Silver Palm Restaurant and Bar (649) 946-7113 International 4.5 mi. ENE North Caicos

Other Beaches

Visitors searching for the perfect beach will have other options if Sandy Point Beach doesn't suit their tastes.

You might also want to visit Whitby Beach, located five miles to the east.

Turks and Caicos has some unforgettable natural wonders to explore, and dropping by Sandy Point Beach is just one way to appreciate a pretty afternoon.

 

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