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 side of the island of Grand Turk, You should think about stopping by whether or not you are staying particularly close by. You will typically find plenty of places to set up shop, as the surrounding area and the beach itself are not overly populated.

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.

Of course, there is also a restaurant located right on-site. Every region in the Caribbean has its own unique cuisine, and Turks and Caicos is no different. One of the best places to discover local delicacies is right on the water. With this in mind, you might ask your hotel if they offer to pack picnic lunches for their guests. Otherwise, street vendors and casual walk-up eateries will have take-out dishes you can bring to the beach.

Restrooms are available at Little Bluff Point. Happily, the off-shore waters are of good snorkeling quality, so bring your equipment if you're wanting to check out the underwater sites.

Visitors who plan to enjoy the comforts extended here, need not worry; Little Bluff Point is found in a region that is not often visited by crowds. And as such, the availability of certain facilities shouldn't be negatively affected.

What's Nearby

Attractions

Little Bluff Point is on the North coast of Grand Turk; this area boasts other attractions such as Grand Turk Lighthouse, which is one of the most conveniently accessible attractions.

If you're interested in mixing a cultural experience with your visit to the beach, you might want to consider visiting Turks & Caicos National Museum. It's located relatively close to Little Bluff Point, giving beachgoers the chance to escape that hot midday sunshine.

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
Salt Cay Salt Works Salt, Spice, Seasoning and Dressing Manufacturing 13.4 SSW Salt Cay
Brown House Historical Site 13.6 SSW Salt Cay
White House Historical Site 13.9 SSW Salt Cay

Cities and Towns

Little Bluff Point guests looking for other interesting places to see might think about checking out Cockburn Town, which is in the vicinity and is an active, busy area.

Hotels

Whether or not you encounter a lot of other visitors will vary depending on the time of day, particularly in the high season when hotels overflow with tourists. There aren't many major hotels nearby, but it's often visited by visitors staying at some of the area's smaller options.

Though you'll find very few hotels that are within a short car ride, the nearest ones are shown in the following table.

Accommodations near Little Bluff Point
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Bohio Dive Resort 2.3 mi. SSW Hotel
Turks Head Inne 3.5 mi. S Hotel
Salt Raker Inn -- -- Hotel
Osprey Beach Hotel 3.7 mi. S Resort

Food

Though there aren't many widely-known restaurants nearby, you can still find some interesting eateries, particularly if you're prepared to drive or bike a few miles. One of the nearest restaurants is Guanahani Restaurant and Bar, which is a delicious choice during or after a day at the beach.

A few nearby dining options are provided in the following table.

Restaurants near Little Bluff Point
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Guanahani Restaurant and Bar (649) 231-3572 Caribbean, International Informal 2.3 mi. SSW
Ike & Donkey Beach Bar (649) 946-2135 Eclectic Very Casual 2.3 mi. SSW
Barbie's Restaurant (649) 946-2981 Bahamian, Caribbean Informal 2.9 mi. SSW
The Sand Bar (649) 243-2666 Caribbean Very Casual 3.6 mi. S

Other Beaches

Travelers searching for the perfect beach will have lots of choices besides Little Bluff Point.

You may also enjoy Pillory Beach, one of the many great Turks and Caicos beach sites.

There are plenty of natural wonders to behold in Turks and Caicos, and paying a visit to Little Bluff Point is just one way you can spend your afternoon.

 

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