Little Bluff Point

Little Bluff Point Beach is set on the northern tip of Grand Turk, just west of the Grand Turk Lighthouse. Visitors to this beach will enjoy excellent beach combing opportunities as well as calm waters perfect for snorkeling.

Located on the northern coast of the island of Grand Turk, You might want to drop by even if you aren't staying in the immediate vicinity. Beachgoers should keep in mind that, although Little Bluff Point is by no means secluded, you also wouldn't call it particularly popular. It's the perfect choice for vacationers who want to enjoy a beach with mild activity but wish to stay away from the most populated spots.

How to Access The Beach

When Lighthouse Road comes to an end, that is where you will find Little Bluff Point Beach. Along the way you will encounter numerous parking lots at which you can park your vehicle.

Amenities and Ambiance

Covered with gorgeous seashells, the beach is surrounded by a limestone cliff where guests will enjoy a panoramic view of the beach's shallow turquoise waters, mangroves, and exotic birds.

There is also a great restaurant right on-site if you're interested; many find it the perfect, convenient solution for lunch. Each destination around the Caribbean has its own unique cuisine, and Turks and Caicos is no different. One of the most enjoyable places to experience delicious local dishes is right on the water. Ask your hotel about picnic lunches, as some hotels offer to pack snacks for their guests' day trips. Otherwise, street vendors and casual walk-up eateries will have take-out dishes you can bring to the beach.

Yes, public restrooms will be available here. Fortunately, the water here is fit for snorkeling, so grab some gear if you want to do some underwater exploration.

Guests who are planning to enjoy the conveniences made available here, don't need to worry; Little Bluff Point happens to be found in a region that is generally free of many crowds. As such, straining to acquire an available amenity at Little Bluff Point is not a scenario that you will do often, in spite of what time it is.

What's Nearby

Attractions

This spot is on the North coast of Grand Turk; it will be near other attractions like Grand Turk Lighthouse, which is one of the most conveniently accessible attractions.

Historical attractions such as Brown House offer the perfect compliment to an afternoon at Little Bluff Point, and give visitors the opportunity to learn more about Turks and Caicos' past, without having to go too far from the beach.

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

Activities and Attractions Near Little Bluff Point
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Grand Turk Lighthouse Lighthouse 0.0 SW Grand Turk
Turks & Caicos National Museum Museum 2.9 SSW Grand Turk
H.M. Prison Museum Museum 3.1 S Grand Turk
The Salt House Museum 3.2 S Grand Turk
Salt Cay Salt Works Salt, Spice, Seasoning and Dressing Manufacturing 13.4 SSW Salt Cay

Cities and Towns

Little Bluff Point is near Cockburn Town, so exploring the city is a convenient option. Little Bluff Point visitors looking for other interesting places to see will want to think about going to Cockburn Town, which is close-by and is an area full of activity.

Hotels

The number of other vacationers sharing this coastline can vary widely, depending on everything from the time the sun sets to how many people have booked nearby hotels. The area is not home to many major hotels, but you may see visitors staying at some of the smaller accommodations in the area.

You'll find a good amount of hotel rooms which can be reached in the car. A few of the more convenient possibilities can be viewed in the table below.

Accommodations near Little Bluff Point
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Island House 2.0 mi. S Hotel
Bohio Dive Resort 2.3 mi. SSW Hotel
Turks Head Hotel -- -- Hotel
Salt Raker Inn -- -- Hotel
Osprey Beach Hotel 3.7 mi. S Resort
White Sands Beach Resort 5.7 mi. S Hotel

Food

If the heat at the beach has you craving a cool cocktail and a bite to eat, you'll have many local dishes to choose from at nearby establishments. Guanahani Restaurant and Bar is one of the closest eateries. This restaurant has International cuisine. They are also known for their seafood.

The following table provides a list of restaurant options near this shoreline.

Restaurants near Little Bluff Point
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Guanahani Restaurant and Bar (649) 946-2135 International Informal 2.3 mi. SSW
Ike & Donkey Beach Bar (649) 946-2135 Eclectic Very Casual 2.3 mi. SSW
Cool Beans Cafe (649) 245-5174 International Very Casual -- --
Barefoot Cabana (649) 946-1966 Caribbean Very Casual -- --
A&E Food Snacks -- Caribbean Very Casual -- --
Secret Garden Restaurant (649) 946-2260 Caribbean, Continental Informal 3.5 mi. S
The Sand Bar (649) 243-2666 Caribbean Very Casual 3.6 mi. S
Birdcage Restaurant (649) 946-2666 Eclectic Informal 3.7 mi. S
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 -- --
John's Restaurant -- Caribbean Very Casual -- --

Other Beaches

Vacationers searching for the perfect beach will have other options if Little Bluff Point doesn't suit their tastes.

Travelers may also want to consider Pillory Beach, another favorite sun-spot in Turks and Caicos.

Turks and Caicos has plenty to offer its visitors, and Little Bluff Point is just one of many incredible attractions you can choose from.

 

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