Cotton Cay is an unpopulated beach situated in the Salt Cay District. Visitors often report that they have stumbled upon their very own private paradise when they make the trip to the small stretch of land.
Located toward the center of the island of Cotton Cay, this beach is on the South coast of the island, You should consider stopping by whether or not you are staying very close. This beach is not just another beautiful natural attraction, it's one of the rare "quiet" beaches in Turks and Caicos. While Cotton Cay might be a bit off the beaten path, it allows you to relax without being bothered by the noise of the crowds.
Cotton Cay can be reached by boat from any of the islands surrounding the land tract, namely others in the Turks island group. Yacht charters and tour groups are the most popular source of transport.
Measuring in at less than one square mile, Cotton Cay is surrounded by deep aquamarine colored waters and white sand. Because the island is uninhabited, the ambiance is quiet and secluded. Chances are if you take a boat to the island, only you and the other passengers will be the only folks wandering the shores.
Unfortunately, restrooms will not be available here.
If you happen to enjoy shores that offer those who visit a peaceful place to escape, then you will want to try Cotton Cay; it's hidden away in a less urban part of the region.
Beachgoers will find Cotton Cay on the South coast of Cotton Cay.is among the attractions in the region.
Historical attractions like Brown House provide the perfect compliment to an afternoon at Cotton Cay, and give visitors the opportunity to learn more about Turks and Caicos' past, without having to go too far from the beach. As a matter of fact, this coast is four and a half miles from this historical destination.
With a selection of nearby activities, you'll never run out of ways to stay busy. The attractions closest to this beach are listed in the following table.
|Salt, Spice, Seasoning and Dressing Manufacturing||4.2||WSW||Salt Cay|
|Brown House||Historical Site||4.4||WSW||Salt Cay|
|White House||Historical Site||4.6||SW||Salt Cay|
|The Salt House||Museum||7.4||N||Grand Turk|
|H.M. Prison Museum||Museum||7.5||N||Grand Turk|
The closest city to Cotton Cay is, which is not heavily urbanized, though it can be an interesting destination for those wanting to get a taste of local life. From Cotton Cay, Balfour Town is just up the road, roughly four and a half miles (seven and a half kilometers).
How many other people you encounter at Cotton Cay will be influenced by everything from the time of day to the capacity of nearby hotels. There aren't many major hotels nearby, but it's often visited by guests staying at smaller lodgings in the area.
Visitors will find a nice assortment of hotel booking options to choose from in the vicinity of Cotton Cay. The most convenient of which can be seen in the following table.
|Castaway Salt Cay||4.2||WSW||Salt Cay||Cottages|
|Tradewinds Guest Suites||4.3||WSW||Salt Cay||Guest house|
|White Sands Beach Resort||4.8||N||Grand Turk||Hotel|
If you need to grab a bite to eat around midday, you'll have some great cuisine to choose from, and you won't have to look too far from the sea. One of the closest restaurants is Pat's Place. The restaurant features Caribbean cuisine. They are also known for serving seafood.
A few nearby dining options are shown in the following table.
|Pat's Place||(649) 946-6919||Caribbean||--||--||Salt Cay|
|Island Thyme Bistro||(649) 946-6977||Caribbean, Eclectic||--||--||Salt Cay|
|Coral Reef Bar and Grill||--||Caribbean||4.3 mi.||WSW||Salt Cay|
|Margaritaville Grand Turk||(649) 946-1880||American||4.7 mi.||N||Grand Turk|
|(649) 946-2465||Caribbean||4.7 mi.||N||Grand Turk|
|Froots||(649) 946-2090||American||4.7 mi.||N||Grand Turk|
|Capt Hook's Grill||(649) 946-2978||American||4.8 mi.||N||Grand Turk|
Of course, Cotton Cay is just one of many beaches you might like on Cotton Cay.
Another option worth considering is Balfour Beach, located four and a half miles away.
While the area offers plenty of picturesque views and exciting attractions, Cotton Cay is both a beautiful natural attraction, and a fun hangout spot.
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