Town Beach, with its calm waters and off shore reefs, is a popular spot for sunners, swimmers, and snorkelers.
Located near the center of Cockburn Town, Town Beach is on the South West coast of Grand Turk. You should consider dropping by even if you aren't staying particularly close by.
Town Beach is accessible via the south end of Duke Street, which runs parallel to the coast.
Electrifying turquoise waters and soft almost pink sands make Town Beach a popular spot to enjoy the view.
Unfortunately, public restrooms aren't available, which is something to consider if you're bringing the kids, or plan to spend all day outside.
Since Town Beach is of course located within an area popular among tourist, many try to show up early.
Found on the South West coast of Grand Turk; it's located near attractions like H.M. Prison Museum, which is three quarters of a mile away.
Historical attractions like Brown House offer a wonderful compliment to the scenery of Town Beach, plus they allow vacationers to learn more about Turks and Caicos, without having to leave the coast. As a matter of fact, this coast is ten miles from this historical destination.
If a visit to the Town Beach isn't enough to keep you busy all afternoon, the beach is located near the attractions in the following table.
|H.M. Prison Museum||Museum||0.7||N||Grand Turk|
|The Salt House||Museum||0.8||NE||Grand Turk|
|Turks & Caicos National Museum||Museum||0.9||N||Grand Turk|
|Grand Turk Lighthouse||Lighthouse||3.8||N||Grand Turk|
|Salt, Spice, Seasoning and Dressing Manufacturing||9.6||SSW||Salt Cay|
Town Beach tourists seeking other opportunities for exploration might want to consider heading over to Cockburn Town, which is close-by and is a particularly bustling part of Turks and Caicos. From the coast, Cockburn Town is not far away, roughly about a hundred yards (a couple hundred meters).
The popularity of this spot on any given day can vary, depending on when you visit, and how many people have booked nearby hotels. There are not many major hotels nearby, but you may see guests from smaller accommodations in the area.
Guests will find a fairly wide selection of resort and hotel options to pick from in the vicinity of the beach. The closest of which have been listed in the table that follows.
|Osprey Beach Hotel||0.1 mi.||NNE||Grand Turk||Resort|
|0.3 mi.||NNE||Grand Turk||Hotel|
|Turks Head Hotel||--||--||Grand Turk||Hotel|
|Bohio Dive Resort||1.6 mi.||N||Grand Turk||Hotel|
|Island House||1.9 mi.||NNE||Grand Turk||Hotel|
|White Sands Beach Resort||2.0 mi.||S||Grand Turk||Hotel|
|Castaway Salt Cay||9.6 mi.||SSW||Salt Cay||Cottages|
|Tradewinds Guest Suites||9.7 mi.||SSW||Salt Cay||Guest house|
If you visit the beach around lunchtime the area near this beach provides some viable options, so there's no need to go too far from the sea. One of the closest places to eat is. The restaurant features Caribbean cuisine. They're perhaps most famous, though, for their seafood.
Nearby dining options are shown in the table below.
|(649) 946-2981||Caribbean||Very Casual||--||--|
|Captain Zheng's||(649) 242-2436||Chinese||Very Casual||--||--|
|(649) 946-1538||Italian||Very Casual||--||--|
|John's Restaurant||--||Caribbean||Very Casual||--||--|
|Birdcage Restaurant||(649) 946-2666||Eclectic||Informal||0.1 mi.||NNE|
|The Sand Bar||(649) 243-2666||Caribbean||Very Casual||0.2 mi.||NNE|
|Secret Garden Restaurant||(649) 946-2260||Caribbean, Continental||Informal||0.3 mi.||NNE|
|--||Caribbean||Very Casual||0.8 mi.||N|
|(649) 946-1966||Caribbean||Very Casual||0.9 mi.||N|
|(649) 245-5174||International||Very Casual||1.4 mi.||NNE|
|Guanahani Restaurant and Bar||(649) 946-2135||International||Informal||1.6 mi.||N|
|Ike & Donkey Beach Bar||(649) 946-2135||Eclectic||Very Casual||1.6 mi.||N|
Travelers looking for a beach that's right for them will have other options if Town Beach doesn't suit their tastes.
Another location you may want to try is Osprey Beach, which is located only a short distance away.
While the area offers plenty of picturesque views and exciting attractions, Town Beach is both a relaxing, sunny hangout and a stunning natural feature.
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