Little Ambergris Cay

Just south of South Caicos is the small island of Little Ambergris Cay. Much like many other uninhabited islands throughout the Turks and Caicos chain, the main draw of this island is its tranquil beachfront. Guests who need more than a beautiful beach to draw them to this location will be tempted by the well-known excellent bonefishing opportunities.

Located near the heart of the island of Little Ambergris Cay, this beach is on the North West coast of the island, You should think about stopping by whether or not you are staying nearby. This isn't just another pretty beach, it is one of the more unique and quiet beaches in Turks and Caicos. While Little Ambergris Cay may be a little more trouble to reach, it permits unparalleled relaxation opportunities.

How to Access The Beach

Little Ambergris Cay is accessible only by boat, typically chartered from South Caicos.

Amenities and Ambiance

The beaches that encircle Little Ambergris Cay feature powder white sands and waters that range from bright blue to turquoise. Another great feature of Ambergris Cay is that it is home to the second largest sand bar in the world.

Keep in mind that restrooms won't be found on-site, though you may be able to use the facilities at a nearby business. The water in the area is of good snorkeling quality, so grab some gear if you want to do some underwater exploration.

If you find that you enjoy sunny days that bring guests a peaceful enclave, then you may want to try Little Ambergris Cay; it's hidden away within a more natural sector of Little Ambergris Cay.

What's Nearby


Little Ambergris Cay is always a lovely side-trip when you're in the area. Look for it in a secluded area, removed from popular tourist attractions, on the North West coast of Little Ambergris Cay.

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

Activities and Attractions Near Little Ambergris Cay
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
White House Historical Site 31.5 E Salt Cay
Brown House Historical Site 31.6 E Salt Cay
Salt Cay Salt Works Salt, Spice, Seasoning and Dressing Manufacturing 31.7 E Salt Cay
Turks & Caicos National Museum Museum 37.7 ENE Grand Turk
H.M. Prison Museum Museum 37.7 ENE Grand Turk

Cities and Towns

It is a bit of a drive, but is the closest town. though you may find some smaller towns near the beach.


Whether or not you encounter many other people will be influenced by everything from the time of day to the capacity of nearby hotels.

You won't find any of Turks and Caicos' popular resorts lining this beach, but if you're trying to dodge hoards of tourists, the shortage of accommodation possibilities will be a welcomed sight.


You might not find any places to eat right on this shore, so you may choose to plan a picnic for your day in the sun.

Other Beaches

Needless to say, Little Ambergris Cay isn't the only beach worth visitng on Little Ambergris Cay.

Travelers may also want to consider Balfour Beach, located 31 and a half miles away.

Little Ambergris Cay could be the ideal stretch of sand, but it is possible that it may not be the best choice for your family; if so, Turks and Caicos offers a variety of beaches for travelers who wish to try elsewhere.


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