Malcolm's Road Beach

The journey to the beach is a new experience especially for guests seeking an adventure while Malcom's Road Beach itself offers a perfect Caribbean setting and ultimate seclusion. Snorkeling is great here but remember to bring equipment for there are no facilities at the beach.

Located on the island of Providenciales, 4.4 miles west-northwest of Blue Hills, You should consider stopping by even if you aren't staying particularly close by. Malcolm's Road Beach stands out because it's one of the best spots for escaping the hustle of Turks and Caicos' urban areas. Many of the other beaches in Turks and Caicos may be just as pretty, but are usually more crowded since they're located by some of the most popular tourist areas in town.

How to Access The Beach
Miles of off-roading on a rocky trail leads to Malcom's Road Beach. This beach is only accessible with a four-wheel-drive vehicle but its seclusion and serenity are worth the trip

Amenities and Ambiance

For the adventurous traveler, Malcolm's Road Beach on the northwest coast of the island is worth the journey. It is a beautiful beach with powder white sands and excellent snorkeling. The tiki huts that line the shore are the only trace of mankind and shield loungers from the sun.

This beach has public restrooms——something you'll appreciate if you spend more than a couple of hours here. You will also be pleased to find chairs and umbrellas, so visitors seeking relief from the sultry island sun will not be disappointed. You'll find the waters off-shore to be of good snorkeling quality, so bring along some gear if you've been hoping to get in some underwater exploration. Malcolm's Road Beach stays deserted because of its location, and the only trace of humanity is in the tiki huts on the beach for shade.

One of the more serene beaches, Malcolm's Road Beach plus its choice of comforts are a safe choice among tourists that that are looking to be free from all the other tourists, as it is found within a calm area. Taking that into consideration, fighting to locate an unused service at the beach is not a thing you will do regularly, in spite of what the time is when you get there.

What's Nearby

Attractions

Found on the North West coast of Providenciales; the area is home to other attractions such as Northwest Point National Park, which is a mile and a half away.

Historic attractions, including Cheshire Hall, offer a nice compliment to a soothing day at Malcolm's Road Beach, and provide beachgoers with the opportunity to learn about Turks and Caicos' past, without having to leave the coast. As a matter of fact, this site can be found within driving distance from this place of historical significance.

With the choice of exciting activities nearby, you'll never run out of ways to stay busy. The attractions nearest to this beach are listed in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Malcolm's Road Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Northwest Point National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 1.8 N Providenciales
The Turkcaician Gallery Art Gallery 6.6 SE Providenciales
Cheshire Hall Historical Site 6.6 SE Providenciales
Chalk Sound National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 6.7 SE Providenciales
The Turkcaician Gallery at the Bight Art Gallery 9.3 ESE Providenciales

Hotels

The number of other people sharing spots in the sand can vary widely, depending on everything from the time the sun sets to how many people have booked rooms nearby. This spot is not near many large hotels, but it's sometimes enjoyed by visitors from smaller accommodations in the area.

Vacationers will find a good variety of hotels to choose from close to Malcolm's Road Beach. The most convenient of which can be seen in the table that follows.

Accommodations near Malcolm's Road Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Amanyara 0.4 S Resort
Northwest Point Resort 1.5 NE Resort
Airport Inn 6.1 SE Hotel

Food

Although this coastal destination is not exactly the area's culinary epicenter, you'll probably still spot a few places to try, especially if you're willing to drive a bit. The closest places to grab a bite to eat is Da Conch Shack, which is a quick car or cab ride away.

Some nearby restaurant options are shown below.

Restaurants near Malcolm's Road Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Da Conch Shack (649) 946-8877 Caribbean Very Casual 3.8 mi. ESE
Three Queens Bar and Restaurant (649) 941-5984 Caribbean Very Casual -- --
Sailing Paradise -- Caribbean Very Casual 4.7 mi. ESE

Other Beaches

Of course, there are lots of other spots along the coast of Providenciales, so Malcolm's Road Beach is not your only option.

If you like the ambiance at this beach, you might also like The Bight Beach, situated within cab range of the beach. More active guests, though, may be interested in Simeon Rigby Hole Beach, which could provide a little more opportunity for excitement, and is closer to other popular destinations. It's located one and a quarter miles to the south-southwest.

Another sun-drenched spot to consider is Blue Hills Beach, located five miles away.

Turks and Caicos offers endless ways to discover its natural beauty, and dropping by Malcolm's Road Beach is just one way to appreciate a pretty afternoon.

 

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