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 might want even if you aren't staying in the vicinity. This isn't just another pretty beach, it also has a private beach feel——a unique quailty in a touristy place like Turks and Caicos. While Simeon Rigby Hole Beach may be a little harder to reach, it allows you to relax without being bothered by the noise of the crowds.

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, you won't find any public restrooms along this coastline. Happily, the off-shore waters are of good snorkeling quality, so grab some equipment if you want to do some underwater exploration.

If you usually desire sunny days which offer those who visit a peaceful haven, then you will want to try Simeon Rigby Hole Beach; it's back in a much quieter sector of Providenciales.

What's Nearby

Attractions

You'll find this beach on the West coast of Providenciales. Northwest Point National Park is a brief cab ride away, and it is one of a few popular spots in the area.

Historical attractions such as Cheshire Hall offer a nice compliment to a soothing day at Simeon Rigby Hole Beach, and provide beachgoers with the opportunity to learn about Turks and Caicos' past, without straying too far from the coastline. Actually, this shoreline is just a quick taxi trip away from this place of historical significance.

Beaches are nice for a few hours here and there, but there's even more to see during your stay. The following table contains attractions that are the closest.

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 mood here——social and lively, or virtually empty—— will vary depending on the time of day, particularly in the high season when hotels overflow with tourists. There aren't many large hotels in the immediate vicinity, but it's sometimes enjoyed by visitors from some of the area's smaller options.

You'll find a moderately varied selection of hotels which can be reached in the car. A few of the more convenient choices are seen in the list below.

Accommodations near Simeon Rigby Hole Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Amanyara 1.0 NNE Resort
Northwest Point Resort 2.7 NE Resort
Turtle Cove Inn 7.8 E Hotel

Food

Although you'll be hard-pressed to find many dining options nearby, you'll probably still spot a few places to try, particularly if you're willing to venture a little out of the way. One of the nearest places to eat is Da Conch Shack, which is four miles to the east of it.

The following table lists restaurants closest to this beach.

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

Needless to say, there are other beaches on Providenciales besides Simeon Rigby Hole Beach worth visiting.

If you like the ambiance at this beach, you might also like The Bight Beach, located just a cab ride away. Others might prefer Malcolm's Road Beach, which offers a few more possibilities for excitement, and is closer to other tourist hot-spots. You'll find it one and a quarter miles to the north-northeast.

You may also enjoy Blue Hills Beach, which is located fairly close-by, so a quick cab ride is an easy option.

Turks and Caicos has a lot to offer its visitors, but Simeon Rigby Hole Beach is both a relaxing, sunny hangout and a stunning natural feature.

 

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