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 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. Not looking forward to staking out a spot at a busy beach? All the more reason you should find a beach that isn't crowded into a major metropolitan area; the lovely, less-traveled shores of beaches like Lover's Beach allow you much more room to spread out and feel comfortable.

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.

Unfortunately, public restrooms aren't available, though you may be able to use the facilities at a nearby business.

Lover's Beach brings guests an idyllic and serene haven, thanks to the fact that the location that surrounds the beach is positioned apart from more urban areas.

What's Nearby


Lover's Beach is on the North East coast of Tobago; the area is home to other attractions such as Fort King George, which is 14 miles to the south west.

There are options for close-by activities so you won't run out of ways to stay busy. The attractions nearest to this beach are listed 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 region of Tobago to Lover's Beach is Charlotteville. This location is just a mile and a half away, meaning a visit doesn't need to take up the whole day. Keep in mind that Charlotteville is a fairly rural area, but it makes for a nice, quiet day trip for visitors wanting to scope out the local scene.


Whether this spot is full of bodies or practically empty will depend on if you visit during a popular season, which is often indicated by how busy the hotels are. There aren't many large hotels nearby, but it's often visited by guests from some of the area's smaller options.

You'll find a good range of hotel and resort options to pick from in the area that surrounds the beach. The closest of which are shown 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


It's no problem if you start to get the munchies while hanging out at Lover's Beach; you'll have your pick of different cuisines and dining styles nearby. One of the nearest restaurants is Sharon & Phebs. This restaurant has Trinidadian food. Many guests rave about their barbecue and chicken. You could take a cab or probably walk to this restaurant since it's not far off the beach at all.

Nearby dining options are listed in the following table.

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

Travelers who are looking for the ideal beach will have plenty of other choices on Tobago besides Lover's Beach.

Travelers who like this beach might also enjoy Speyside North, situated a short taxi ride away. Still, if you're searching for something a little more active, you might find that Parlatuvier Beach is just right.

You may also enjoy Man-O-War, located within a short distance. 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.

Trinidad and Tobago offers endless ways to discover its natural beauty, and Lover's Beach is just one of many incredible attractions you can choose from.


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