When the sun goes down in the Cayman Islands, and the stars come out, it's truly the time when Cayman comes alive. Experiencing a new city after dark is one of the best ways to learn more about its style and culture! Whether you want to sip on a delicious cocktail, attend an incredible performance, or dance the night away with your friends – Cayman has it all. The most famous beach in Grand Cayman – Rum Point – is consistently ranked as one of the top beaches in the Caribbean to experience the nightlife to its fullest. Check out where you can find some of the island's most popular beach bars to experience the diverse nightlife:
WRECK BAR & GRILL RUM POINT – While on your visit to Grand Cayman, as the sun goes down, drag yourself away from Seven Mile Beach and get to Rum Point. Rum Point in Grand Cayman is the most beautiful and peaceful part of the entire island, considering there are very few hotels nearby. Once you arrive, snorkel in the crystal clear water and sip on the world famous Mudslide beverage found at the Wreck Bar & Grill.
After indulging a bit, find a beach chair and take in the most eye-captivating views on the island. While leisurely strolling along the beach, keep an eye out for conch shells or rent a kayak and go kayaking.
MACABUCA BAR AND GRILL – Popularly known as Grand Cayman’s “premier oceanfront Tiki Bar,” the panoramic views that can be enjoyed from Macabuca Bar & Grill will take your breath away. Here you can treat your taste buds with Macabuca’s authentic Caribbean BBQ buffet featuring barbecue ribs, fresh grilled seafood and other delicious Caribbean-style dishes while sipping some of the bar’s signature beverages.
Do not miss out Macabuca Punch, a blend of black, gold spiced, pineapple and white rum topped with ginger ale and a dash of passion fruit. The Macabuca Bar and Grill is worth visiting if you really want to experience the enchanting nightlife.
TIKI BEACH – You can also travel South towards Seven Mile Beach to reach Tiki Beach. Tiki Beach is home to an oceanside tiki bar – an ideal spot to kick back, relax and soak in a breathtaking Grand Cayman sunset. Clinch a glass of Tiki Beach’s signature drink: "Batitda de Maracuja," made with passion fruit pulp, passion fruit liqueur, cachaca (sugarcane liquor from Brazil), condensed milk and one handful of crushed ice.
Tiki bar also has the facilities for casual dining both for lunch and dinner. Treat your taste buds with tropical island specialties. For anyone celebrating a special occasion, consider renting a private cabana which will surely set the mood for a romantic evening.
KAIBO BEACH BAR AND GRILL – If you want to explore a less populated area of the island, set sail for 15 minutes to arrive at Kaibo Beach Bar & Grill – a constant favorite amongst the locals. Commonly known as a “down-to-earth beach shack” it is located in close proximity tothe famous Starfish Point. Kaibo features its own Rare Rum Bar with more than 40 of the Caribbean's finest rums and an impressive cocktail menu.
Highlights include Kaibo’s classic Rare Rum Mojito, made with Ron Zacapa rum and homegrown mint, and a Captain’s Candy, which is Captain Morgan’s Spiced rum mixed with banana liquor, pineapple juice and a splash of orange juice.
BAR JACK – Experience the best of both worlds at Bar Jack!! To reach here you will have to head to the Ritz-Carlton Grand Cayman on Seven Mile Beach. This beachside pool bar is just like any other, but it offers guests spectacular views of the white sand beaches and the surrounding lush green scenery. It has derived its name from “silvery reef fish” which can be spotted while snorkeling in the crystal clear waters.
This is the perfect spot to see the sun set behind the clouds while relaxing in an intimate beachside seating surrounded by candlelight. Do not forget to try finger licking Cayman’s "creamiest and most delicate Pina Colada.”
At night, Grand Cayman island is without a doubt the areas hot spot. Whether you choose to pull up a stool at Tiki Beach and indulge in Mudslide drink at the Rum Point in Grand Cayman or one of the other many great locations, you are sure to have an amazing time. Whatever your plans are for your Caribbean vacation, we can assure that Grand Cayman's nightlife will make your vacation a memorable one.