Salibea Bay

A combination of southwesterly winds and an exposed reef break create the type of waves that surfers love to ride into Salibea Bay. Still, despite its popularity amongst local surfers, the shores remain relatively uncrowded.

Positioned on the northeastern coast of the island of Trinidad, in the vicinity of Old Road Town, You might think about stopping by regardless of whether you're staying in the vicinity. Salibea Bay stands out because it's the ideal location for getting away from vacation stresses, like overly crowded restaurants and attractions. Many of the other beaches on Trinidad and Tobago offer views of the sea that are just as pretty, but are usually more crowded because they border some of the area's most popular resorts.

How to Access The Beach

Salibea is located at the end of a dirt that connects to one of the branches of Toco Main Road.

Amenities and Ambiance

Backed by deep green trees, Salibea features tan colored sand that deepens in color the closer to the water you go. The waters are dark turquoise, and a reef is located not too far from the shore.

One of the most useful amenities are the picnic facilities.

This beach has public restrooms——something you'll appreciate if you spend more than a couple of hours here. Shower facilities are available, so you don't have to spend the rest of the afternoon covered in sand.

Secluded away, Salibea Bay with its comforts will most likely be a hit among travelers that that are looking to spend some time away from the busy beaches and crowded shores since it happens to be situated in a calm region. As such, it doesn't matter what time you come, since there is no big possibility that you'll find yourself race with the other beach-goers who might need access to the amenities that can be found here.

What's Nearby


The beach is wonderful, but the surrounding area has a lot to offer, too. Look for it some ways away from hotels and other attractions in an area both quiet and peaceful on the North East coast of Trinidad.

Beaches are one type of attraction you can visit, but there's plenty else to see during your stay. The following table contains attractions that are the closest.

Activities and Attractions Near Salibea Bay
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Brigand Hill Lighthouse Lighthouse 24.4 SSW Trinidad
Larry Gomes Stadium Sporting Event Venue 28.4 SW Trinidad
Millennium Lakes Golf & Country Club Golf Course 31.9 WSW Trinidad
Club Casanovas Gambling Arcade 33.5 WSW Trinidad
Island Club Casino Casino 35.9 WSW Trinidad

Cities and Towns

The nearest region on Trinidad to Salibea Bay is Toco. It should be noted that is not crowded with buildings, so for visitors looking to get a taste of local life, this part of Trinidad and Tobago might be a place you consider spending some time in.


The number of other people sharing spots in the sand can vary widely, depending on when you visit, and how full the nearby hotels are.

You won't find any of Trinidad and Tobago's popular hotels lining this beach, but if you're trying to dodge throngs of vacationers, the shortage of places to stay will be a pleasant sight.


Though this location isn't located in the culinary epicenter of the area, you can still find some interesting eateries, particularly if you are prepared to venture a little out of the way. Galera Point Lighthouse is one of the closest eateries, which is a mile and a half away.

The following table lists restaurants closest to this beach.

Restaurants near Salibea Bay
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Distance Direction Island
Galera Point Lighthouse (868) 634-4384 -- 1.4 mi. E Trinidad

Other Beaches

Of course, you'll find plenty of other beaches on Trinidad, so if Salibea Bay doesn't sound like your type of scene, you have options.

You might also want to visit Grande Riviere Bay, which is located a short taxi ride away.

You may find that Salibea Bay is a great fit for your vacation, but maybe you want to see more; in which case there are other beaches (and other outdoor attractions) worth trying.


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