What's Located Around Grafton Beach Resort

Many times, booking a hotel located near a nice beach will guarantee that you get the full beach experience.

If you are looking forward to the beach more than anything, Grafton Beach Resort is set in the perfect location for you. This site is set right on the water, so guests can spend all of their time soaking up the sun if they so desire. The promise that you may be able to find tranquility while avoiding groups of tourists nearby is something to be valued. This beach provides a low-key and uncrowded environment since it is hidden away from the more crowded areas of Trinidad and Tobago.

Nearby Beaches

Of course, since Grafton Beach Resort is located directly on Turtle Beach, relaxing at the water's edge is one of the main attractions at this property. Turtle Beach serves as Turtle Beach Resort's own personal sandy play ground as well as a nesting ground for leatherback sea turtles. On any given day, the beach can be crowded with hotel guests sun bathing, swimming, snorkeling, and participating in various other land and water sports. For vacationers who want some variety, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Clicking on each link below allows you to view our detailed article:

Beaches Near Grafton Beach Resort
Beach Distance Direction Location
Stone Haven Bay 0.2 NE 3.5 mi. West-Northwest of Scarborough
Back Bay 0.8 SW 4.1 mi. West of Scarborough
Great Courland Bay 1.3 NNE 3.6 mi. Northwest of Scarborough
Plymouth Beach 1.7 NNE Plymouth
Mt. Irvine Beach 2.1 SW Mt. Irvine
Little Rockley Bay 3.2 SSE 2.9 mi. South West of Scarborough
Pigeon Point 4.2 SW 7.0 mi. West of Scarborough
Bacolet Bay Beach 4.7 ESE Bacolet
Store Bay 4.7 SW Crown Point
Crown Point 5.0 SW Crown Point

Stone Haven Bay is probably the most convenient option to visit near Grafton Beach Resort. Bodysurfing and swimming in the waters of Stone Haven Bay is a refreshing and fun way to release any stress and tension that you may be carrying around from back home. Renting a canoe to explore the deep waters further out is also a possibility, making this beach one of the most versatile on the island.

If you're searching for plenty of sand, surf and seclusion, Little Rockley Bay could be a better choice for you. More than just a place to take a swim or sun bathe, Little Rockley Bay is perfect for a good jog or a slow stroll down the shore. Likewise, many watersports are available on the western end where kite surfing is especially popular. It's located only a quick cab trip away.

Nearby Areas

Hopping over to a town or community that neighbors your resort can act as a nice day trip, no matter if you're just experiencing a night out in the area, or sampling authentic cuisine with the locals. Grafton Beach Resort lies near the middle of the island of Tobago, 1.2 miles northeast of Mt. Irvine; it is three and a half miles (five and a half kilometers) to the west-northwest of Scarborough.

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Grafton Beach Resort.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Black Rock 0.2 SE
Mt. Irvine 1.2 SW
Plymouth 1.5 NNE
Buccoo 2.0 SW
Coopers Town 3.3 ENE
Scarborough 3.5 ESE
downtown Scarborough 3.6 ESE
Tobago Plantations 3.8 S
Bon Accord 4.1 SW
Golden Lake 4.4 NE

Nearby Attractions

Tobago Forest Reserve

Tourists who want to enjoy plenty of activities while visiting Tobago will quickly learn that Grafton Beach Resort is in a lovely location that's both active and serene. In fact, this particular part of Tobago claims a number of exciting attractions, including Twin Rivers Waterfall Hiking Trail, Twin Rivers Waterfall, and Green Hill Waterfall Hiking Trail. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Twin Rivers Waterfall Hiking Trail.

When it comes to keeping the whole group smiling, you'll need to explore all your attraction options, like those listed in the table below.

Attractions Near Grafton Beach Resort
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Twin Rivers Waterfall Hiking Trail Hiking Trail -- -- 6.7 mi. Northeast of Scarborough
Twin Rivers Waterfall Waterfall 9.6 E 7.0 mi. East-Northeast of Scarborough
Green Hill Waterfall Hiking Trail Hiking Trail -- -- 4.6 mi. East-Northeast of Scarborough
Tobago Forest Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 11.0 ENE 8.7 mi. Northeast of Scarborough
Green Hill Waterfall Waterfall 7.7 E 4.6 mi. East-Northeast of Scarborough
Rainbow Waterfall Waterfall 10.0 E 7.0 mi. East-Northeast of Scarborough
Highland Waterfall Waterfall 4.7 ENE 3.2 mi. North-Northeast of Scarborough
Craig Hall Waterfall Waterfall 5.1 E Mason Hall
Argyle Waterfall Waterfall 13.7 E 10.9 mi. East-Northeast of Scarborough
Fort King George Historical Site 4.3 ESE Scarborough
Fort George Lighthouse 4.4 ESE Scarborough
Fort Bennett Historical Site -- -- Black Rock
Movietowne Tobago Movie Theater 2.8 S 3.3 mi. West-Southwest of Scarborough
Crown Point Lighthouse Lighthouse 5.5 SW Crown Point

If you're searching for a chance to see something a little different, Twin Rivers Waterfall might be a good choice. One of the favored waterfall hikes on the island of Tobago is Twin Rivers because it is beautiful and rewarding without being dangerous or strenuous. The falls were so named because the rive that the falls rain into join with another large tributary shortly after the falls, and it is a magnificent sight to behold.

Nearby Accommodations

When you're deciding where to book your stay, it can often be helpful to find out about nearby accommodation options as a means to get a better feel for the area. You'll find plenty of other places to look at before coming to a decision, as this portion of Tobago plays host to a sweeping selection of resorts and hotels to choose from. To get more info about booking options available nearby, see the table below.

Accommodations near Grafton Beach Resort
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Le Grand Courlan Spa Resort 0.0 SSW 3.5 mi. West-Northwest of Scarborough, Tobago
Mirage Tobago 0.5 NNE Black Rock, Tobago
Rex Resorts Turtle Beach 1.0 NE 3.4 mi. Northwest of Scarborough, Tobago
Mount Irvine Bay Hotel & Golf Club 1.1 SW 3.9 mi. West of Scarborough, Tobago
Cocrico Inn 1.4 NNE Plymouth, Tobago
Tobago Island Suites 1.8 SW 4.3 mi. West of Scarborough, Tobago
Old Grange Inn 1.8 SW 4.3 mi. West of Scarborough, Tobago
Magdalena Grand Beach Resort 3.8 S Tobago Plantations, Tobago
Footprints Eco Resort 3.8 NE 4.1 mi. North of Scarborough, Tobago
CHIC Hotel 4.1 SW Bon Accord, Tobago
 

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