Cedar Grove Beach

Cedar Grove Beach, on Grand Turk Island, is a calm stretch of sea along the island's east coast. Early morning rarely see a visitor, though few start to show up as the day wares on for a bit of swimming and snorkeling.

Located along the southwestern outskirts of Cockburn Town, Cedar Grove Beach is on the South West coast of Grand Turk. You might want even if you aren't staying in the vicinity.

How to Access The Beach

On the east coast of Grand Turk Island, Cedar Grove Beach is set in front of Osprey Beach Hotel.

Amenities and Ambiance

Smooth, tan colored sands line the shore of Cedar Grove Beach, which is backed by palm trees and hotel buildings. The waters are a clear aquamarine that allow snorkelers to see fish, anemones, and coral reef almost immediately.

Please note that public restrooms are not available, though you may be able to use the facilities at a nearby business.

What's Nearby


This spot is on the South West coast of Grand Turk. It is close to H.M. Prison Museum, which is found one and an eighth miles to the north, and it is one of a few attractions in the area.

If you want to learn more about the history of Turks and Caicos, there are plenty of places where you can learn first-hand about the country's past. For example, you might enjoy a visit to Brown House, which is nine and a half miles to the south-southwest.

If you're looking for other nearby attractions or activity options, you'll find the closest ones in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Cedar Grove Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
H.M. Prison Museum Museum 1.1 N Grand Turk
The Salt House Museum 1.2 NE Grand Turk
Turks & Caicos National Museum Museum 1.3 N Grand Turk
Grand Turk Lighthouse Lighthouse 4.2 N Grand Turk
Salt Cay Salt Works Salt, Spice, Seasoning and Dressing Manufacturing 9.2 SSW Salt Cay

Cities and Towns

Cedar Grove Beach is in the Cockburn Town area, so a trip into the city is a definite option. Guests visiting Cedar Grove Beach who are seeking other opportunities for exploration will want to consider checking out Cockburn Town, because it's not far away and is a particularly busy area of Turks and Caicos. From Cedar Grove Beach, Cockburn Town is just up the road, maybe a half mile (three quarters of a kilometer).


The crowdedness of the shoreline can vary widely, it depends mainly on when you visit, and how many hotel rooms have been booked nearby. This beach is not near many large hotels, but you may see guests from smaller lodgings in the area.

You'll find a reasonable selection of hotels within driving distance. Some of the closest choices are displayed in the table below.

Accommodations near Cedar Grove Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Island Type
Osprey Beach Hotel 0.5 mi. NNE Grand Turk Resort
Salt Raker Inn 0.7 mi. NNE Grand Turk Hotel
Turks Head Hotel -- -- Grand Turk Hotel
White Sands Beach Resort 1.6 mi. S Grand Turk Hotel
Bohio Dive Resort 2.0 mi. N Grand Turk Hotel
Island House 2.3 mi. NNE Grand Turk Hotel
Castaway Salt Cay 9.2 mi. SSW Salt Cay Cottages
Tradewinds Guest Suites 9.2 mi. SSW Salt Cay Guest house


One of the tastiest ways to compliment a balmy beach afternoon is to visit an area restaurant, where you can sample the local chefs' favorite dishes, without straying too far from your current location. John's Restaurant is one of the closest eateries. This restaurant offers a menu of Caribbean cuisine. They are also known for serving seafood.

The following table provides a list of places to eat near this beach.

Restaurants near Cedar Grove Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
John's Restaurant -- Caribbean Very Casual -- --
Barbie's Bar (649) 946-2981 Caribbean Very Casual -- --
Captain Zheng's (649) 242-2436 Chinese Very Casual -- --
Mookie Pookie Pizza Palace (649) 946-1538 Italian Very Casual -- --
Birdcage Restaurant (649) 946-2666 Eclectic Informal 0.5 mi. NNE
The Sand Bar (649) 243-2666 Caribbean Very Casual 0.6 mi. NNE
Secret Garden Restaurant (649) 946-2260 Caribbean, Continental Informal 0.7 mi. NNE
A&E Food Snacks -- Caribbean Very Casual 1.2 mi. N
Barefoot Cabana (649) 946-1966 Caribbean Very Casual 1.3 mi. N
Jack's Shack (649) 232-0099 Caribbean, Jamaican Very Casual 1.4 mi. S
Capt Hook's Grill (649) 946-2978 American Very Casual 1.6 mi. S
Margaritaville Grand Turk (649) 946-1880 American Very Casual 1.8 mi. S

Other Beaches

Of course, Cedar Grove Beach is just one of many beaches you might like on Grand Turk.

Another option worth considering is Osprey Beach, located a half mile away.

Perhaps Cedar Grove Beach is the most convenient coastline for you to visit, but some travelers itch to explore more; if so, there are other beaches and natural attractions in Turks and Caicos you might like.


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