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.

Positioned on the northeastern side of the island of Tobago, 1.5 miles west-southwest of Charlotteville, You might want to drop by regardless of whether you are staying in the vicinity. Even active vacationers with jam-packed itineraries will discover advantages to finding a beach that's a long way from the nearest major city; less popular beaches like Lover's Beach are perfect when you need a break from the typical tourist scene.

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, though you may be able to use the facilities at a nearby business.

Lover's Beach offers those who visit an angelic and serene environment, in part because the surrounding region is more rural than urban.

What's Nearby


Visitors will find this beach on the North East coast of Tobago; it will be near other attractions like Fort King George, which is 14 miles away.

If your taste for travel keeps you looking for new activity and attraction options, this beach isn't far from any of the items in the following table.

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 part on Tobago to Lover's Beach is Charlotteville. This destination is just a mile and a half from the coast, which means it doesn't have to be a terribly lengthy excursion. Keep in mind that isn't overly populated, so for those wishing to get a better feel for the area, this section of Trinidad and Tobago is a good option.


The number of other people sharing spots in the sand can vary widely, depending on everything from the time of day to how full the nearby hotels are. There aren't many major hotels in the immediate vicinity, but it can appeal to visitors staying at smaller lodgings in the area.

You'll find a decent selection of places to stay within driving distance. A list of the closest possibilities are displayed in the list below.

Accommodations near Lover's Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Man-O-War Bay Cottages 1.7 ENE Cottages
Speyside Inn 2.7 ESE Hotel
Manta Lodge 2.7 ESE Hotel


Even after a restful afternoon at the beach, the day isn't truly complete until you walk to an area restaurant, where you'll be able to try foods you've never heard of before, within a reachable distance. One of the nearest places to eat is Sharon & Phebs. The restaurant offers a menu of Trinidadian food. They have become well-known, however, because of their barbecue and chicken. When you start to get hungry, you won't need to wait too long to eat since it's not far off the beach at all.

Some nearby restaurant options are shown below.

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

Vacationers in search of the perfect beach will have other options if Lover's Beach doesn't suit their tastes.

You might also enjoy Speyside North, situated a quick car or cab ride away. On the other hand, Parlatuvier Beach could provide a few more possibilities for excitement, and isn't far from nearby attractions.

Travelers may also want to consider Man-O-War, located a mile and a half away. 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.

Lover's Beach could be the ideal stretch of sand, but it is possible that it may not be the best choice for your family; in which case there are other beaches (and other outdoor attractions) worth trying.


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