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Address: Little Cayman
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An uncrowded beach at the eastern tip of Little Cayman.

An uncrowded beach at the eastern tip of Little Cayman.

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Beautiful beach

An incredible beach with some of the clearest water I have ever seen. Offers very easy and rewarding snorkeling.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 10 October 2016
Peter G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

An incredible beach with some of the clearest water I have ever seen. Offers very easy and rewarding snorkeling.

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Thank Peter G
Magnolia Springs, Alabama
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

Stopped by on our rental scooter during an around the island tour in April. Had heard a good bit about it. What we found was a nice large beach with a view of The Brac. Bascially an unkempt area. We picked up several bottles and cans but there was much more. Keeping the place cleaned up would be a good... More 

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The Woodlands, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

It’s best to journey to Point of Sand by car or scooter, however, we have done it several times on bikes. Make sure bike tires are full of air and take the pump, just in case. Pack your fins, mask, snorkel, and plenty of water. Jump off the end of the dock and snorkel the coral boulders to the point.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Great beach with a view of Cayman Brac. Current varies but runs from the pier towards the point, so watch out for that. Apparently snorkelling right up to the beach side of the reef is very good if you are brave enough!

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27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

This is a picture postcard spot with a classic jetty and view of Cayman Brac in the distance, the sand is white and fine, and the snorkelling is awesome. There are no facilities beyond an open sided Cabana and please take your rubbish away!

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Thank Jez980
Colorado
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141 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

We spent the day here snorkeling and relaxing. Be careful about the current when swimming and snorkeling. Best bet would be to limit your exploration to the area to the right of point of sand, toward the pier. That said, the boulder garden of corals is top notch with turtles, eagle rays, lobsters and a host of other sea life... More 

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Bellevue, WA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Most of Little Cayman is ironshore. This seems to be the one sandy beach without lots of turtle grass. Nothing here, so bring what you may need, and don't expect to see anyone.

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United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016

I'm a bit reluctant to write about this beach because, as it is, it's my idea of paradise and I would hate it to get too busy. There is no development other than a picturesque dock and a run down beach cabana (that's a shame, but at least it means that it's just a bit less attractive than it could... More 

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2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

By far the most gorgeous and accessible reefs I have ever snorkeled from the sand. The reef had vibrant color and was teaming with life; the macro life was abundant!

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016

The pictures really speak for themselves, this location is wonderful. Its clean its beautiful and its simple. During hours spend on the beach it was vacant, with not a soul in sight. Its the ultimate getaway away from people and the normal paces of life. I would more than recommend this beach and in fact miss it already. Perhaps not... More 

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