What's Near Castaway Salt Cay

Quite a few travelers decide to spend their holidays on Salt Cay just to experience the beautiful beaches that the island group is so well known for.

If all you can think about is the beach, Castaway Salt Cay is the right spot for you. This property is situated on the shore, so tourists can spend all day every day in the sun if they want.

Nearby Beaches

Obviously, since Castaway Salt Cay is located on Balfour Beach, sun bathing 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 guests who want to venture farther away, the following options each offer something a little different. Click on the following names to view a detailed page:

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 to 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

Hopping over to a town or community that neighbors the cottages can be a nice day trip that brings variety to your trip, whether you're browsing a beautiful natural setting, or sampling authentic cuisine with the locals. 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

It doesn't matter what kind of vacation you're seeking in Turks and Caicos, there are endless ways to stay entertained throughout the islands. There are even several attractions within a short distance of the cottages, such as White House and Brown House. Each location is great for guests at Castaway Salt Cay, but the easiest to reach 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 looking for an enjoyable experience, White House may be just what you're looking for. 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

Finding information about nearby accommodations is often a good way to get a feel for the surrounding area. Though you'll only find one additional place to stay in this part of Salt Cay, its tranquil surroundings ensure that it's a pleasant choice for travelers hoping to enjoy a peaceful spot.


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