Davy Bight Beach

Not far from Northwest Point Resort on the island of Providenciales is Davy Bight Beach. Because the resort overlooks the beach, it is often guests that are found spending their time lounging along the shores, however, the property is open to the public and all are welcome.

Located on the island of Providenciales, 4.1 miles northwest of Blue Hills, You should think about stopping by regardless of whether you're staying in the immediate vicinity. Davy Bight Beach is a distinguishable relaxation spot because it's one of the best spots for escaping the typical tourist haunts. Other nearby beaches you'll come across in Turks and Caicos offer views of the sea that are just as pretty, but tend to be more crowded because they border some of the area's most popular resorts.

How to Access The Beach
A long dirt road snakes its way right to the sandy beach, and visitors can park just steps from the shore.

Amenities and Ambiance

Bright turquoises waters line the shores of Davy Bight Beach, which are powdered with white sand. Though resort guests often speckle the landscape, for the most part the beach remains relatively uncrowded.

There is also a great restaurant right on-site if you're interested; many find it the perfect, convenient solution for lunch. There are several types of dining experiences to be had in Turks and Caicos, but dining at the beach can be especially fun. Did you know that many hotels are able to pack picnic lunches for their guests? Otherwise, there are plenty of walk-up vendors that offer hot, on-the-go food.

There is also a concession stand available.

You won't have to worry about finding a bathroom at Davy Bight Beach because there are public restrooms. It's also good to know that you will have access to umbrellas and chairs here, so guests hoping for relief from the sultry island sun will not go leave unhappy. The water in the area is clear and good for snorkeling, so grab your gear if you're wanting to check out the underwater sites.

the region in which Davy Bight Beach is located is not near many tourist spots. As such, sweating to find an unclaimed amenity or service at the beach is something that you will not be forced to do when coming to the beach, no matter what time it is.

What's Nearby

Attractions

Davy Bight Beach is beautiful natural attraction, which you'll find on the North West coast of Providenciales. Northwest Point National Park is seen one and an eighth miles away, and it is one of a number of favorite local destinations.

If you want to learn more about the history of Turks and Caicos, some of the nearby attractions offer a historical perspective of the country. For example, you might enjoy a visit to Cheshire Hall, which is six and a half miles to the southeast.

If your taste for travel keeps you looking for new activity and attraction options, the beach is located near the attractions in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Davy Bight Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Northwest Point National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 1.1 NW Providenciales
The Turkcaician Gallery Art Gallery 6.4 SE Providenciales
Cheshire Hall Historical Site 6.4 SE Providenciales
Chalk Sound National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 7.2 SSE Providenciales
The Turkcaician Gallery at the Bight Art Gallery 8.8 SE Providenciales

Hotels

Whether or not you encounter many other people will be influenced by everything from the time of day to the capacity of nearby hotels. There aren't many large hotels nearby, but you may see guests from some of the smaller accommodations in the area.

Beach-goers trying to find a room close to Davy Bight Beach won't find it that tough, as there is no shortage of hotels to choose from in the surrounding area. You will find the closest hotel booking options by perusing what's listed in the following table.

Accommodations near Davy Bight Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Northwest Point Resort 0.1 NW Resort
Amanyara 1.8 SW Resort
Airport Inn 6.1 SE Hotel

Food

Though this spot isn't close to many restaurants, you can still find some interesting eateries, particularly if you're willing to drive or bike a few miles. One of the nearest restaurants is Da Conch Shack, which is three and a half miles to the southeast of it.

Nearby restaurants are listed in the following table.

Restaurants near Davy Bight Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Da Conch Shack (649) 946-8877 Caribbean Very Casual 3.4 mi. SE
Sailing Paradise -- Caribbean Very Casual 4.4 mi. SE
Three Queens Bar and Restaurant (649) 941-5984 Caribbean Very Casual -- --

Other Beaches

Of course, you'll find plenty of other beaches on Providenciales, so Davy Bight Beach is not your only option.

You might also enjoy The Bight Beach, found within taxi range of the coast. More active guests, though, may be interested in Northwest Point National Park Beach, which could provide a little more opportunity for excitement, and isn't far from additional things to do and see nearby. It's located one and an eighth miles to the northwest.

Travelers may also want to consider Blue Hills Beach, which is located reasonably close-by, so a short ride in a taxi will get you here pretty easily.

Maybe Davy Bight Beach is a perfect spot for you to kick back, and at the same time perhaps not the the ideal fit; if so, there are other beaches and natural attractions in Turks and Caicos you might like.

 

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