Parrot Cay

Parrot Cay is a private island upon which sits a luxury resort and private multimillion dollar homes. Still, the island remains largely uninhabited, and the beach is a beauty.

Set near the heart of the island of Parrot Cay, this beach is on the North coast of the island, You might want even if you are not staying in the immediate vicinity. Parrot Cay stands out because it's perfect for escaping the typical tourist haunts. Many of the other beaches in Turks and Caicos may have the same warm sand and calming breezes as Parrot Cay, but are usually more cramped because they're right around the corner from the area's major hotels and resorts.

How to Access The Beach
Parrot Cay is only accessible by boat, which costs several hundred dollars to charter.

Amenities and Ambiance

The sea surrounding Parrot Cay is so beautiful that no words do them justice. Imagine aquamarine waters that turn into turquoise, yet are so clear you can often see to the bottom. Meanwhile, the beach enjoys sugar fine sand ivory in color, and is edged by tropical plants and trees.

Unfortunately, restrooms will not be available here, which is something to consider if you plan to spend a full day in the sun. The water here is fit for snorkeling, so purchase or rent some gear if you want to do some underwater exploration.

If you tend to prefer beach days that offer an angelic haven, then you may want to try Parrot Cay; it's hidden away in a much quieter area of Parrot Cay.

What's Nearby

Attractions

This spot is on the North coast of Parrot Cay. Wades Green Plantation is seen four miles to the east, and it is one of a few attractions close-by.

With a selection of nearby activities, you'll never run low on things to do. The following table contains a list of nearby attractions.

Activities and Attractions Near Parrot Cay
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Wades Green Plantation Historical Site 3.8 E North Caicos
Provo Golf & Country Club Golf Course 9.8 SW Providenciales
Casablanca Casino Gambling Site 10.4 SW Providenciales
Bamboo Gallery Art Gallery 10.8 SW Providenciales
Paradise Arts Art Gallery 11.0 SW Providenciales

Cities and Towns

The nearest region of Parrot Cay to Parrot Cay is Kew. This destination is only five miles away, so you needn't use up an entire day here. It should be noted that Kew isn't a congested area, and it will be a pleasant day trip for guests wanting to scope out the local scene.

Hotels

The crowdedness of the shoreline can vary widely, depending on time of day, season, and how packed the nearby hotels are. This spot is not near many large hotels, but it can appeal to visitors from the few small lodgings in the area.

You'll find a good amount of hotels a car ride away. A list of the closest options have been displayed in the following table.

Accommodations near Parrot Cay
Hotel Distance Direction Island Type
Parrot Cay Resort & Shambhala Retreat 1.7 NE Parrot Cay Resort
The Meridian Club 3.4 SW Pine Cay Hotel
Beach House 5.2 SW Pine Cay Hotel

Food

Although this coastal destination is not exactly the area's culinary epicenter, you can still find some interesting eateries, particularly if you are prepared to venture a little out of the way. One of the nearest restaurants is COMO Shambhala Cuisine, which is not far off the beach at all.

The table below provides a list of dining options near this beach.

Restaurants near Parrot Cay
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Distance Direction Island
COMO Shambhala Cuisine (649) 946-7788 Eclectic 1.7 mi. NE Parrot Cay
Lotus (649) 946-7788 Asian, French, Fusion 1.7 mi. NE Parrot Cay
Parrot Cay’s Terrace Restaurant (649) 946-7788 Italian, Mediterranean 1.7 mi. NE Parrot Cay
Meridian Club Restaurant (649) 946-7758 Caribbean, International 3.5 mi. SW Pine Cay

Other Beaches

Parrot Cay has many nice beaches, so Parrot Cay is just one of your options.

If you like the ambiance at this beach, you might also like The Bight Beach, located 13 miles away. Others might prefer Dellis Cay, which could provide a few more possibilities for excitement, and is closer to additional things to do and see nearby. You'll find it one and a quarter miles to the south west.

Another sun-drenched spot to consider is Sandy Point Beach, which is located within a couple of miles.

Of course, there is much more to do besides lounge on the sand in Turks and Caicos, but Parrot Cay is both a refreshing place to relax, and a beautiful natural attraction.

 

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