Welcome to West Bay

Surrounded by the sea on three sides, West Bay offers spectacular sunrises and sunsets – not to mention excellent eating and drinking venues to enjoy the sea views.

Top experiences in West Bay

West Bay activities

$29 Tours & Sightseeing

Cayman Islands West Bay Tour Plus Seven Mile Beach Visit

A professional English speaking driver will meet you at the confirmed pick-up location and guide you to an air-conditioned motor coach for the drive to West Bay, one of the six Districts (Towns) of Grand Cayman. The tour begins in George Town, the capital of the Cayman Islands. Head down West Bay Road where you'll see many luxurious hotels, condos, shopping centers, fine restaurants and many more places of interest. Also, you'll learn about the island's history and wonders as you make your way to the west side of island.  • Stop 1. Tortuga Rum Cake Factory - sample some of the local rums and world famous rum cakes [Souvenir shops, bathrooms and free wifi are available]. • Stop 2. Camana Bay - capture the beautiful of this exclusive waterfront development as we drive through [Photo opportunity and free wifi available]. • Stop 3. Governor’s Mansion - see where the governor live on this beautiful island paradise [Photo opportunity]. • Stop 4. The Old Homestead - one of the oldest family homes standing on the Island built over 200 years ago [Photo opportunity]. • Stop 5. Hell - a must see rock formation dating back millions of years, the impressive layout, color and story behind it will blow your mind away. The site is also home for the Island's first post office [Photo opportunity, souvenir shops and bathrooms are available]. • Stop 6. Dolphin Discovery - watch dolphins in full action Inside this beautiful sunny marine paradise with cozy and ecological facilities to make every visitor feel comfortable [Photo opportunity, souvenir shops, bathrooms and free wifi are available]. • Stop 7. Seven Mile Beach - spend a full hour enjoying the sun and beach facilities of the world famous 7-Mile beach club [Showers, bathroom, changing room, bar, restaurant, lounge chairs, water sports and free wifi are available]. 

$78.99 Shore Excursions

Grand Cayman West Bay Shore Excursion via 4x4 with Small Group

After port pickup in George Town, climb into an open-air 4x4 Land Rover and discover the delights of the western side of Grand Cayman Island. Inside Barker’s National Park, learn from your knowledgeable guide about the nature preserve of 100 acres (40 hectares) near West Bay. As you drive down an isolated expanse of beach, free of high-rises, admire views of thick mangrove forests on one side and the glittering sea on the other.Disrupt this sense of tranquility with a visit to Hell. From a platform, gaze out onto a spiky terrain of black limestone rock that gave the small coastal town its name. Learn about the geology behind this curious formation, and snap a selfie with the nearby devil statue. Step inside the post office to send a postcard to family and friends stamped from Hell. 

Back in the Land Rover, head on to Tortuga Rum Cake Factory, where your guide shares with you its Caribbean origins. Through the large windows of the bakery, you may see cakes being glazed by hand with Tortuga Gold Rum, aged in oak barrels for five years. In the store next door, taste some rum cake and then choose from a mouthwatering variety of flavors — original, chocolate, coconut, Blue Mountain coffee, key lime, banana or pineapple — to purchase and take back with you to the ship.

Enjoy the company of turtles at Cayman Turtle Farm, a research and conservation center. Listen to how the Cayman islands developed in the 17th and 18 centuries from the industry of ‘turtling,’ the fishing of turtles as a source of meat. Making your way through the exhibits, you’ll see old green sea turtles, some weighing more than 500 lbs (226 kg).After a morning of beach, rum cake, turtles and a short stint in Hell, enjoy one last ride in the Land Rover back to George Town port.Worry-free Shore Excursion:We will ensure your excursion ends with ample time for you to return to George Town port for your ship’s departure. In the extremely unlikely event your ship has departed, we will arrange for transportation to the next port-of-call. If your ship is delayed and you are unable to attend this activity, your money will be refunded. See our terms and conditions for full details.

$80 Outdoor Activities

Grand Cayman Stingray City, Coral Garden, Turtle Farm

You will be guided by a professional staff member to a loading station for a short trip to the Turtle Farm in West Bay. Along the journey you will have the chance to see some of Cayman's most relaxing destinations within the Seven Mile Beach area. Upon entering the Turtle Farm the first encounter will be with the largest turtles at the park. Known to be some of the largest turtles in the Caribbean, these turtle can weigh in excess of six hundred pounds. Your guide will then take you to various tanks where you will have the opportunity to see and learn about small green turtles and at the same time have your picture taken by professional onsite photographers. The Turtle Farm is also home to a large number of creatures and sea life, including sharks and various types of fish. Remember to always keep you camera ready for those unexpected moments that will make you trip a once in a life time experience.Leaving the Turtle Farm and onto the next great adventure, you will be taken by bus to a vessel station located fifteen minutes away. The journey to Stingray City by boat is approximately twenty minutes. Upon arriving at Stingray City you will be instructed on safety and behavior around the stingrays. All of our vessels are outfitted with snorkel gear and flotation vest in order to accommodate visitors experience and skills level. Upon entering the water for the first time you will be guided by our tour operator to the main attraction. Remember to have picture taken by one of our underwater photographers. Completing your Stingray City tour, you will be shuttled back to George Town in time to see a few other attractions and shopping.

$640 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

West Coast Visit and Stingray City Tour

Jump into a comfortable and air-conditioned transportation led by a professional and highly educated driver who will pick you up at the meeting point to take you through the amazing landmarks on the way to the western side of Grand Cayman. Camana Bay,  a New City in the making which gives a fresher look to the island while challenging the traditional architecture. The Governor’s Mansion will also be your itinerary on the drive down to West Bay. Stopping at the Old Homestead you will know about this ancient building, one of the oldest standing properties in Grand Cayman. From there to Hell on a round trip adventure, you will be provided with opportunities for photos, shopping, and some guest likes to get their passport stamped:“I went to Hell and came back” offered at this place. Heading to the dolphin park to watch the incredibly smart creatures performing under the instructions of their dedicated trainers you may want to take a picture kissing or posing next to one of these mammals. The arrival to Rum Cake Factory will serve to taste the world famous Rum Cake and the liquors commercialized by the company. After that, straight to the marina where a safe and well equipped boat will sail you under the commands of an expert captain and his experienced crew, to the magic encounter with Stingrays of all sizes. There you may feed them, rub their soft bodies, kiss the amazing creatures and spend a high quality time among the sea at its most natural expression. Snorkeling around the coral reefs surrounding the sand bar, home for a huge range of species and rich marine life, is another option for those who love it.  To end up the tour, you  will have the opportunity to enjoy up to 15% on selected items and services at George Town Shopping District before going back to the ship or hotel.

$89.99 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Snorkel & Swim with the Turtles. Private Tour to Buck Island and Honeymoon Beach

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Marina at Yacht Haven Grande, Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin IslandsGuests will depart from the marina at Yacht Haven Grande at 9:30 am. Guests will enjoy a quick 30 minute motor boat ride to Buck Island National Wildlife Refuge for snorkeling and swimming in Turtle Cove.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Little Buck Island, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin IslandsSet off to Buck Island National Wildlife Refuge, a 45 acre island off of St. Thomas where you can snorkel with turtles, swim among the vibrant marine life or simply relax in the crystal blue waters. Snacks and unlimited wine, beer and Cruzan punch are included. Buck Island was established in 1969. The refuge consists of the entire 45-acre island. The Buck Island Light Station was erected in 1913. This 25-foot-high, truncated square steel tower represents Danish Colonial style. It is the older of two towers situated on a 0.92-acre site located atop a plateau on the crest of the northeast corner of the Island. The lighthouse was owned by Denmark at the time of the transfer of the Danish West Indies to the United States in 1917.Duration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At: Honeymoon Beach, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin IslandsFrom Buck Island your private boat will take you to perhaps one of the most beautiful bays and beaches in the Virgin Islands - Honeymoon Beach on Water Island. The top-rated beach on TripAdvisor, you can enjoy this scenic beach with crystal blue waters, white sand & coconut trees and continued use of the snorkel equipment. Honeymoon Beach is also home to the world-famous Dinghy’s Beach Bar & Grill. Truly, this is the best cozy tiki bar and grill in paradise. Find yourself limin’ out in one of Dinghy's hammocks with ice cold beverages and enjoy delicious local cuisine. Be out on the water chillin’ at their floating bar, paddle boarding, snorkeling, or even fly boarding for a splashin’ good time! Duration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At: Water Island, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin IslandsAfter enjoying Honeymoon Beach, your boat will take you back to Yacht Haven Grande arriving at 2:30 pm.Duration: 30 minutes

$700 Private & Custom Tours

Private Luxury Bioluminescence Tour and Dinner at Kaibo

The tour Includes complimentary pick up and drop off from any hotel/resorts/airbnb along 7 mile beach/West Bay area. The 3.5 hour bio bay tour departs just prior to sunset from the Cayman Islands Yacht Club. Spend time relaxing on a private luxury boat while enjoying the beautiful island and mangroves, stop for dinner and drinks at Kaibo Yacht Club, and then head to the gorgeous Bioluminescence Bay that glows once dark outside. This is truly an unforgettable tour that you can enjoy from the boat, or hop into the water with our snorkel gear for an amazing, personal experience with your loved ones. Please note: Drinks and dinner at Kaibo are not included in the tour price, but we will provide complimentary drinks on the boat.This tour is not always an option if the moon is too bright, so please be aware we may need to cancel the tour or adjust the tour date to provide the best experience.Feel free to contact us after you book to confirm a pick up time, or we will contact you within 24 hours. :-)

West Bay in detail