What's Near Grafton Beach Resort

The beaches on Tobago are touted as some of the most relaxing (or active!) spots in the Caribbean.

If you or your group are big beach fans, Grafton Beach Resort is set in the perfect location for you. This property is situated on the shore, so tourists can spend as much time as they like in the sun if that will make them happy. Being able to lay a blanket out in an area lacking lots of other visitors nearby is something to be valued. This beach has a low-key and uncrowded environment since it is tucked away from the more crowded areas of Trinidad and Tobago.

Nearby Beaches

Needless to say, since Grafton Beach Resort is located on Turtle Beach, relaxing at the water's edge is popular with guests staying here. 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 are eager for some variety, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. 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

The closest option is Stone Haven Bay. 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 a beach that offers more seclusion, Little Rockley Bay might be a good choice. 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 situated three miles south-southeast of these accommodations.

Nearby Areas

Visitors who are hesitant to book their accommodations before learning about the area's important features might want to find out how far—or near—the closest city or town is from the property. Grafton Beach Resort is located on the island of Tobago, 1.2 miles northeast of Mt. Irvine; it's 3.5 miles to the west-northwest of Scarborough.

The table below lists some of the areas near 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 during their stay on Tobago will quickly learn that Grafton Beach Resort makes an exceptional starting point for their daily excursions. As a matter of fact, this area has a lot of places for vacationers to explore, like Twin Rivers Waterfall Hiking Trail, Twin Rivers Waterfall, and Green Hill Waterfall Hiking Trail. The closest of the three is Twin Rivers Waterfall Hiking Trail.

Still more attractions, within the vicinity of the lodging, are listed in the following table.

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 what the doctor ordered. 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 choosing where to book your stay, it is sometimes helpful to learn more about nearby accommodations as a way to get a better feel for the area. Readers will be able to find lots of additional destinations to think about in the vicinity, as this section of Tobago is home to an impressive variety of resorts and hotels to choose from. Find out about all the surrounding area's hotel booking options by reviewing the following table.

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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