What's Near Castaway Salt Cay

Sometimes choosing a hotel within walking distance of a good beach can add a special element to your holiday.

Visitors love that this property is located right on the water and sand, so you won't have to go out of the way to experience first hand what makes the area such a popular vacation destination.

Nearby Beaches

Needless to say, since Castaway Salt Cay is positioned directly on Balfour Beach, laying out in the sun is popular with guests staying at this property. Recently, Salt Cay has become more and more popular amongst tourists on the hunt for secluded beaches from which to play and catch a glimpse of the glorious humpback whale. As a result, some of the island's beaches have become more populous than they would have been in the past, but Balfour Beach remains an exception. For vacationers who want some variety, the following options each offer something a little different. Click the names below to read our detailed article:

Beaches Near Castaway
Beach Distance Direction Location
North Beach 1.2 NE Salt Cay
South Point 1.6 S Salt Cay
Cotton Cay 4.2 ENE Cotton Cay

North Beach is the closest choice to consider near the cottages. While Salt Cay is lined with world-class beaches, one in particular stands out: North Beach. In fact, for its beauty and seclusion, many say it is the best beach in the entirety of Turks and Caicos.

Nearby Areas

Travelers seeking to learn a bit more about what's in the surrounding area might like to know how far away the adjacent town or city is from their location. Castaway Salt Cay is situated on the island of Salt Cay, it's to the north-northeast of Balfour Town.

The areas that are closest to Castaway Salt Cay are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Balfour Town, Salt Cay 0.6 SSW
Cotton Cay 4.4 NE
East Cay 8.2 E
Cockburn Town, Grand Turk 9.6 NNE
Big Sand Cay 9.8 S
Grand Turk 10.6 NNE
South Caicos 22.7 NW
Cockburn Harbor, South Caicos 23.3 WNW
Big Ambergris Cay 27.2 W
Bush Cay 28.5 WSW

Nearby Attractions

There are so many way to stay active in Turks and Caicos, and you won't be at a loss for things to see and do all across the region. You might be especially interested in the attractions located very close by the cottages, including White House and Brown House. Both of these locales are perfect for vacationers staying at Castaway Salt Cay, but the closest is White House.

This option and more are detailed in the following table:

Attractions Near Castaway
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
White House Historical Site 0.5 SSW Balfour Town
Brown House Historical Site 0.2 SW Balfour Town

If you're searching for a place where you can while away some free time, White House might be what the doctor ordered. The house of wealthy salt merchants, this old building is still owned by the decedents of the merchants who built the house back in the early 1800's.

Nearby Accommodations

When you're deciding on a place to stay, it is sometimes helpful to find out about nearby accommodations in order to better understand the region. Even though you'll only find one additional place to stay right around Castaway Salt Cay, the tranquil surroundings here make it a pleasant option for those seeking a secluded vacation spot.


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