Not far from Turtle's Cove Marina in Sellars Pond is the beautiful Turtle Cove Beach. Despite the locale, the beach remains relatively uncrowded, allowing visitors to enjoy the sun and sand with little distraction.
Positioned near the heart of the island of Providenciales, near Grace Bay, Turtle Cove Beach is on the East coast of the island, You might want even if you aren't staying particularly close by. Eventually, visitors notice that beaches throughout Turks and Caicos tend to be fairly quiet and secluded, but Turtle Cove Beach is the exception.
Turtle Cove Beach is located at the end of Coconut Road where visitors can find parking just before the designated beach area.
Turtle Cove Beach takes the form of an inverted crescent, wrapping around the land area that in turn wraps around Sellars Pond. The beach's sands are fine in nature and white in color, while the water that washes ashore is a deep dark blue.
You could always try the restaurant right on the water, if it suits your taste. Turks and Caicos has plenty of fantastic eateries around town, but not all your meals have to be in a sit-down restaurant. Many vacationers would sooner enjoy lunch on the sand, than lunch at a full-service restaurant. Did you know that many hotels are able to pack picnic lunches for their guests? Or, it would be easy to grab some hot food from a street vendor or casual cafe along the way.
For your convenience, restrooms are available at Turtle Cove Beach. You'll find the waters off-shore to be fit for snorkeling, so bring along some gear if you want to see the underwater world.
Bear in mind that Turtle Cove Beach is in an area which is is a much-visited area, so the availability of certain services is likely to be affected.
Turtle Cove Beach is on the East coast of Providenciales; this area boasts other attractions such as The Turkcaician Gallery, which is one of the most conveniently accessible attractions.
If you want to discover more interesting facts about the history of Turks and Caicos, there are lots of sites which offer a historic look at the nation. For example, you might enjoy a visit to Cheshire Hall, which is reachable on foot or by taking a taxi from the beach.
With the choice of exciting activities nearby, you'll never run out of ways to stay busy. The attractions closest to this beach are listed in the following table.
|The Turkcaician Gallery||Art Gallery||1.5 mi.||W||Providenciales|
|Art Gallery||1.5 mi.||W||Providenciales|
|Cheshire Hall||Historical Site||1.6 mi.||WSW||Providenciales|
|The Turkcaician Gallery at the Bight||Art Gallery||1.7 mi.||E||Providenciales|
|Casablanca Casino||Gambling Site||3.9 mi.||E||Providenciales|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||4.3 mi.||SW||Providenciales|
|Provo Golf & Country Club||Golf Course||4.4 mi.||E||Providenciales|
|Northwest Point National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||8.3 mi.||NW||Providenciales|
is nearby and is a region with interesting things to do, yet is never overly congested.
The number of other vacationers sharing this coastline can vary widely, depending on everything from the time the sun sets to how packed the nearby hotels are. You can typically expect to see a fair amount of travelers staying at the closest accommodations.
Since this beach is in a pretty popular tourist area, it is not usually all that tough to find a hotel close-by that's to your taste. If you and your party are hoping to find a place that's on or near the ocean, the table below lists the closest options to Turtle Cove Beach.
|Turtle Cove Inn||0.3 mi.||SE||Hotel|
|Miramar Resort||0.3 mi.||SE||Hotel|
|Queen Angel Resort||0.4 mi.||SE||Resort|
|La Vista Azul||--||--||Resort|
|Turks And Caicos Club||1.5 mi.||E||Hotel|
|West Bay Club||--||--||Hotel|
|Coral Gardens||1.6 mi.||E||Resort|
|Tyler Cottages||1.7 mi.||E||Cottages|
|Beaches Turks & Caicos Resort & Spa||2.0 mi.||E||Resort|
|Alexandra Resort||2.4 mi.||E||Resort|
If you need to grab a bite to eat around midday, you'll have some great cuisine to choose from, so there's no need to go too far from the shore. One of the closest restaurants is Tiki Hut. The restaurant serves Caribbean cuisine. You'll have the option of walking or taking a cab since it's just a short distance away.
Restaurants closest to this beach are shown below.
|Tiki Hut||(649) 941-5341||Caribbean||Informal||0.2 mi.||S|
|Sharkbite Bar & Grill||(649) 941-5090||Eclectic||Very Casual||0.2 mi.||SE|
|Magnolia Wine Bar & Restaurant||(649) 941-5108||International||Fine Dining||0.3 mi.||S|
|Beach House Restaurant||(649) 946-5800||Caribbean, French||Informal||0.3 mi.||E|
|Top'O The Cove Deli||(649) 946-4694||Eclectic||Very Casual||--||--|
|(649) 941-3533||Chinese, Jamaican||Informal||1.0 mi.||W|
|(649) 941-8724||Eclectic||Very Casual||1.3 mi.||ESE|
|(649) 941-3274||Japanese||Very Casual||1.3 mi.||ESE|
|Atlantic Bar and Grill||(649) 946-8550||Caribbean, Fusion||Informal||--||--|
|Macky's Cafe||(649) 941-3640||Caribbean||Very Casual||1.5 mi.||W|
|Somewhere Cafe||(604) 519-8630||Tex-Mex||Informal||1.6 mi.||E|
Travelers looking for a beach that's right for them on Providenciales will have lots of options besides Turtle Cove Beach.
You may also enjoy Babalua Beach, located a quarter mile to the west-southwest.
There are plenty of natural wonders to behold in Turks and Caicos, and Turtle Cove Beach offers just one way to spend time outdoors.
Help us improve! We welcome your corrections and suggestions.