Lover's Beach

Set in Man O War Bay, Lover's Beach is situated along the western curve of the crescent. This beach serves as a great place to enjoy the Caribbean Sea without heavy crowds kicking sand in your face or blocking your view of the horizon.

Located on the northeastern side of the island of Tobago, 1.5 miles west-southwest of Charlotteville, You might want to drop by even if you aren't staying particularly close by. Even active vacationers with jam-packed itineraries will discover advantages to finding a beach that isn't packed full of hotel guests; secluded parts of the coast like Lover's Beach make great places to spread out and relax.

How to Access The Beach

Lover's Beach can only be accessed by boat from Charlotteville.

Amenities and Ambiance

Thickly lined with trees, there is a thin stretch of pink and tan colored sand between the brush and the aqua colored water.

Keep in mind that restrooms won't be found on-site, but you may be able to find facilities at a nearby business.

If you find that you favor beach days which provide an angelic haven, then think about trying out Lover's Beach; it's back in a much quieter section of the region.

What's Nearby

Attractions

Visitors will find this beach on the North East coast of Tobago. It is near some interesting sites like Fort King George, which is located 14 miles away, and it is one of the popular spots in the area.

The beach is one type of attraction you can visit, but there will be more options available on Trinidad and Tobago. The table below lists other attractions that are nearby.

Activities and Attractions Near Lover's Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Fort King George Historical Site 14.2 SW Tobago
National Fine Arts Centre Art Gallery 14.2 SW Tobago
Fort George Lighthouse 14.2 SW Tobago
Fort Bennett Historical Site 16.4 WSW Tobago
Mt. Irvine Golf Course Golf Course 17.6 SW Tobago

Cities and Towns

The nearest section on Tobago to Lover's Beach is Charlotteville. This friendly part of Tobago is only a mile and a half away, which means you needn't use up an entire day here. Keep in mind that Charlotteville is certainly not a bustling region, but it can be an interesting destination for visitors wanting to scope out the local scene.

Hotels

Whether or not you encounter many other people will vary depending on the time of day, particularly in the high season when hotels overflow with tourists. This beach is not near many large hotels, but you may encounter guests staying at the few small lodgings in the area.

Vacationers will find a pretty nice assortment of accommodation options to pick from in the area that surrounds Lover's Beach. The most convenient of which can be viewed in the table that follows.

Accommodations near Lover's Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Speyside Inn 2.7 ESE Hotel
Manta Lodge 2.7 ESE Hotel
Blue Waters Inn 2.9 E Hotel

Food

If you visit the beach around lunchtime the area around this beach has plenty to offer, and you don't have to go far from the sea. Sharon & Phebs is one of the closest eateries. The restaurant has Trinidadian cuisine. They're also renowned for their barbecue and chicken. You and your group can get to this restaurant and start eating in just a few minutes since it's not far off the beach at all.

The following table lists dining options located near this beach.

Restaurants near Lover's Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Sharon & Phebs -- Trinidadian -- 1.5 mi. E
Green Moray (868) 660-5268 Caribbean Very Casual 2.7 mi. ESE
Bird Watchers Restaurant & Bar (868) 660-5438 -- -- -- --
Golden Palace Chinese Restaurant (868) 658-6557 Chinese Very Casual -- --
Jemma’s Seaview Kitchen Treehouse (868) 660-4066 Caribbean Very Casual 2.7 mi. ESE
King’s Bay Café (868) 771-2716 Caribbean, Eclectic, Vegetarian Very Casual 3.9 mi. SSE

Other Beaches

Of course, Lover's Beach is just one of many beaches you might like on Tobago.

If you like the ambiance at this beach, you might also like Speyside North, found a brief car or taxi trip away. If you're on the lookout for more active and social, you might like Parlatuvier Beach.

You may also want to consider Man-O-War, located within a couple of miles. Man-O-War beach in Charlotteville's small fishing village maintains a quaint atmosphere, beautiful beaches for swimming, and great dining where guests can purchase the fishermen's fresh catch right off the boat.

Maybe Lover's Beach is a perfect spot for you to kick back, and at the same time perhaps not the the ideal fit; in which case there are other beaches (and other outdoor attractions) worth trying.

 

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