Simeon Rigby Hole Beach

If tranquility and seclusion are among the top things you look for in a beach, Simeon Rigby Hole Beach on Providenciales is the perfect locale for you. Because it is slightly hard to get to, the beach is often completely deserted, allowing you to create your own private beach getaway for a day.

Located on the island of Providenciales, 4.4 miles west of Blue Hills, You should consider dropping by whether or not you're staying particularly close by. This beach is not just another beautiful natural attraction, it's one of the rare "quiet" beaches in Turks and Caicos. While Simeon Rigby Hole Beach may be a little more difficult to reach, it's a pleasure to find an undisturbed plot of sand like this one.

Amenities and Ambiance

Simeon Rigby Hole Beach juts out into the sea, which is often bright blue and clear to boot. The sand that leads to the water is soft and white.

Unfortunately, public restrooms aren't available, which is something to consider if you're bringing the kids, or plan to spend all day outside. Fortunately, the water here is clear and good for snorkeling, so grab some equipment if you want to see what lies beneath the surface.

If you usually enjoy beaches which offer those who visit a serene experience, then you should enjoy Simeon Rigby Hole Beach; it's back within a more natural sector of the region.

What's Nearby

Attractions

Travelers will find Simeon Rigby Hole Beach on the West coast of Providenciales. It is close to Northwest Point National Park, which is situated three miles to the north, and it is among the favorite local destinations.

Historical attractions like Cheshire Hall offer a nice compliment to the scenery of Simeon Rigby Hole Beach, and allow visitors to learn more about Turks and Caicos, without having to go too far from the beach. Actually, this shoreline is six and a half miles to the east-southeast of this place of historical interest.

The beach is one type of attraction you can visit, but there's plenty else to see during your stay. The following chart includes some other attractions close-by.

Activities and Attractions Near Simeon Rigby Hole Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Northwest Point National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 3.1 N Providenciales
Chalk Sound National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 6.0 SE Providenciales
The Turkcaician Gallery Art Gallery 6.4 ESE Providenciales
Cheshire Hall Historical Site 6.4 ESE Providenciales
The Turkcaician Gallery at the Bight Art Gallery 9.4 E Providenciales

Hotels

The crowdedness of the shoreline can vary widely, depending on everything from the time of day to how full the nearby hotels are. This beach is not near many large hotels, but you may encounter guests from some of the smaller accommodations in the area.

You'll find a good variety of accommodation options to choose from in the area that encircles the beach. The closest of which have been listed in the table below.

Accommodations near Simeon Rigby Hole Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Amanyara 1.0 NNE Resort
Northwest Point Resort 2.7 NE Resort
Airport Inn 5.7 ESE Hotel

Food

While the area surrounding Simeon Rigby Hole Beach isn't exactly a culinary hot spot, you can still satisfy your hunger, particularly if you are prepared to drive or bike a few miles. One of the nearest places to eat is Da Conch Shack, which is four miles away.

The following table lists nearby dining options.

Restaurants near Simeon Rigby Hole Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Da Conch Shack (649) 946-8877 Caribbean Very Casual 4.0 mi. E
Three Queens Bar and Restaurant (649) 941-5984 Caribbean Very Casual -- --
Sailing Paradise -- Caribbean Very Casual 4.7 mi. E

Other Beaches

Simeon Rigby Hole Beach is just one of many beaches you can visit on Providenciales.

Travelers who like this beach might also enjoy The Bight Beach, situated within taxi range of the coast. More active guests, though, may be interested in Malcolm's Road Beach, which offers a few more possibilities for excitement, and isn't far from other tourist hot-spots. You'll find it one and a quarter miles to the north-northeast.

Another location you may want to try is Blue Hills Beach, which is located not a great distance away, so a short ride in a taxi can take you where you want to go.

Maybe Simeon Rigby Hole 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 keep looking for a beach or natural attraction that suits your vacation style.

 

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