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favourite beach on 7 mile!

Plenty of beach, crystal clear water! You can bring your own umbrella, coolers, tents and beach... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Tesla O
Good beach

Nice beach! Poor snorkeling. Saw 3 fish in 30 mins, only go here to swim. Good parking area... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jason S
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Plenty of beach, crystal clear water! You can bring your own umbrella, coolers, tents and beach gear.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Tesla O
Reviewed 4 days ago

Nice beach! Poor snorkeling. Saw 3 fish in 30 mins, only go here to swim. Good parking area. Actually liked the swimming here better then on 7mb

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jason S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A perfect spot to enjoy seven mile beach without the resort crowds and there's a parking area right on the beach. Conveniently cross the road to Governor's plaza for a bite to eat.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank FreelyMi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the Westin which is directly next to Governor's Beach (so named because it's directly in front of the Governor's house). It's a long stretch of white sandy beach that is at least 50+ feet deep, so plenty of room for folks to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank eklee3
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Beautiful beach next to the Westin. We snorkeled and hung out for a short time because we didn't have chairs or an umbrella so it go too hot and sunny to stay, but if you have those, it's a great place to spend some time....More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Tracey L
Reviewed 4 November 2018

Seven Mile Beach area doesn’t have many great snorkeling sites with an easy swim from shore - with this spot as one of the exceptions. We headed out to where we saw other snorkelers and found a patch reef in good condition with lots of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Flyer29397234475
Reviewed 27 October 2018

Governors beach is the best spot on 7-mile beach in my opinion. There is parking if you wish to drive there and the best time is to go early morning when it's fairly quite. The water is crystal clear and the beach is super clean.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank maywish19
Reviewed 18 October 2018

Nice beach to escape the crowds, nice white sand, easy ocean entry but the reef has really gone down hill over the last 10 years. I have pictures from before and reef was vibrant with many fish. Now, it's covered in green with a few...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Neaville
Reviewed 15 October 2018

The best public beach on the island. Quite, untouched, free and within walking distance to Sunshine Grill

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ursula F
Reviewed 12 October 2018

This beach is further up Seven Mile, and it's public as in with parking there for you. It's becoming more popular with tourists so not such a getaway for locals except on a Sunday. There is a portapotty there but no permanent facilities. They have...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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9 October 2018|
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Response from Sonja G | Reviewed this property |
My review was about Governor's Beach Grand Cayman, so I can't help with that, sorry!
17 July 2018|
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Response from dlareme | Reviewed this property |
Definitely. 2 buildings away from Ritz
Susan E
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Response from dianneland | Reviewed this property |
I agree with other response probably very expensive if available at all. Plenty of open free space though!