Irois Bay Beach

Irois Bay is located in the village of St. Patrick on the island of Tobago. Because it is not one of the most well-known beaches on the island, visitors will find it to be a quiet getaway from what may be an otherwise busy trip.

Situated on the southwestern side of the island of Trinidad, near Point Fortin, You might want whether or not you're staying particularly close by. There are plenty of advantages to visiting a beach that isn't surrounded by thousands of hotel rooms; beautiful but out-of-the-way beaches like Irois Bay Beach let you escape people-watchers and rowdy beachgoers.

How to Access The Beach

There is a patch of dirt just before a thicket of trees where you can park before hiking to Irois Bay Beach.

Amenities and Ambiance

Irois Bay Beach is lined with verdant trees that seem to protect the beach from the outside world. The beach features tan colored sand and waters that appear to be almost green in color.

The concession stand located here is another lunchtime alternative. Depending on the season and time of day, you may also be able to order lunch from one of the local vendors who typically set up on this shoreline.

Please note that public restrooms are not available, which is something to consider if you're bringing the kids, or plan to spend all day outside.

If you prefer shores that offer visitors a quiet enclave, then you will want to try Irois Bay Beach; it's tucked away in a more rural part of the region.

What's Nearby


Set on the South West coast of Trinidad; the area is home to other attractions such as Brighton Range Front, which is not too far from this coast, and can be reached in a taxi.

If you're interested in learning more about the history of Trinidad and Tobago, you won't have to look hard to find sites boasting the colorful history of the nation. For example, you might enjoy a visit to Fort Picton, which is one of the closest places of historical significance in the area surrounding Irois Bay Beach.

If your taste for travel keeps you looking for new activity and attraction options, the beach is located near the attractions in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Irois Bay Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Brighton Range Front Lighthouse 9.2 NE Trinidad
La Bonne Vie Casino Casino 18.6 ENE Trinidad
Club Regal Gambling Site 19.0 ENE Trinidad
Club Monte Carlo Casino 19.1 ENE Trinidad
Sands Casino Casino 19.2 ENE Trinidad

Cities and Towns

The nearest part on Trinidad to Irois Bay Beach is Cap-de-ville. This area on Trinidad and Tobago is not lacking in exploration opportunities, yet also not overflowing with buildings.


The mood here——social and lively, or virtually empty—— will depend on many factors, including the capacity of nearby hotels.

You won't find any of Trinidad and Tobago's frequently visited hotels lining this beach, though if you're looking to dodge throngs of tourists, the lack of accommodations will certainly be welcomed.


While this location isn't located in the culinary epicenter of the area, you'll still have some choices, particularly if you're prepared to drive or bike a few miles. The closest places to grab a bite to eat is A K'S Restaurant & Bar, which is a delicious choice during or after a day at the beach.

Some nearby restaurant options are shown in the table below.

Restaurants near Irois Bay Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
A K'S Restaurant & Bar (868) 648-2079 -- -- -- --
J Soong Restaurant & Bar (868) 648-2333 -- -- -- --
M & M Restaurant & Bar (868) 648-2220 -- -- -- --
Sanoon's Restaurant (868) 648-6683 -- -- -- --

Other Beaches

Travelers searching for the perfect beach will have other options if Irois Bay Beach doesn't suit their tastes.

You may also want to consider Granville Beach, which is close-by and another fun spot on Trinidad and Tobago.

Of course, Trinidad and Tobago has hundreds of natural wonders to discover, but Irois Bay Beach is both a refreshing place to relax, and a beautiful natural attraction.


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