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Canal Front Homes in Grand Cayman

Nothing says island living quite like stepping onto your boat from you own back yard and personal dock. You can wake up in the morning and be in Grand Cayman’s North Sound or swimming with Sting Rays at Sting Ray City in less than an hour. Spend the day exploring Cayman’s waterways, snorkeling along a reef, or fishing in open seas, or taking the family to some of Grand Cayman Prime waterfront restaurants. 

Some canal front communities are as follows starting in West Bay and moving South:

The Shores:  Located in the district of West Bay ‘The Shores’ is a canal front development that showcases some of the widest and deepest canals in the Cayman Islands. The eastern coast line gives quick access to restaurants and North Sound.  This community offers homeowners a wide selection of properties to choose from, Canal front lots sell for around US$20 psf and homes prices start at US$1.5 million and up. 

Salt Creek & Cayman Islands Yacht Club

Here you will find a community of high-end quality homes nestled safely within the Harbour of Governor’s Creek, this is a mature community quiet tucked away yet close to Seven Mile Beach. Check out what CI Yacht Club has to offer for boat slip rentals. CI Yacht Club 

Here is where you will find Morgan's Restaurant, Morgans  very popular among local boaters and tourists, also very soon we can enjoy a new Restaurant called Bacaro a new Venetian Wine bar and Tapas. Fraser Wellon has started his newest and finest waterfront community called Stone Island.

Vista Del Mar

Vista Del Mar is Cayman's most exclusive and sought after private gated community where canal front home lots start at US$50 per sq ft.  Located on the canal and adjacent to the Yacht Club this address is sure to remain super posh. Prime, wide, elegant canal front lots are extremely rare. Construction is governed by covenants restricting design to single family homes, which are to conform architecturally to the harmony of the development. Lastly for tranquility and exclusivity, a registry is kept of all visitors by staffed security personnel to the property and is operated by electronic gates restricting access to the development.

Governors Harbour: This areas is perfect for any who loves to be ON the water, you can be on your sailboat, power boat, paddleboard or kayak!  Governor’s Harbour is a mature and upscale canal front development within walking distance of the famous Seven Mile Beach and a 5 minute walk to the New Seafire Kimpton Hotel.  In this area, there a mixture of condos and luxury homes.  When you live at Governor’s Harbour you will be close to the Cayman Islands Yacht club, the North Sound golf course. North Sound Club

Each Quay (pronounced Key) or street within Governor’s Harbour are as follows:

  •         Cook Quay
  •         Drake Quay
  •         Governor’s Way
  •         Jellicoe Quay
  •         Nelson Quay
  •         Magellan Quay
  •         Peninsula Avenue
  •         Prince Charles Quay
  •         Raleigh Quay

Crystal Harbour: Lots for sale starting from around US$485,000 or around US$40 psf. A newer community overlooking the North Sound and is now enjoying the mature trees and landscaping. Great area for families because close to schools, golf and the beach. 

Canal Point:  Located along the Seven Mile Beach corridor, and behind The Strand Shopping Center and accessed off the new bypass road. Canal Point, Grand Cayman has a gate house and security guard.  Canal Point are a series of streets all with seawalls and docks, large and deep canals to cater to many keel sizes.  This community of luxury homes all have easy access to all of North Sound’s amenities. There are no condo or apartment blocks in this community. 

Clipper Bay: is Grand Cayman's newest canal subdivision located behind Southampton Gardens Villas on the way into Canal Point community and Snug Harbour Community. Clipper Bay, Grand Cayman are canal lots, which have been filled to 5ft above sea level and have brand new seawalls and docks, near the highway there is a areas where luxury condos will be built in the 2018.  The location of Clipper Bay is just minutes away from Camana Bay, The Ritz Carlton and the new Kimpton Seafire Resort & Spa, in fact if you are sporty and like a good walk you can get there in 10 to 20 mins! 

Grand Harbour, canal front luxury homes with seawalls and docks. This community was built and completed in 1999 by local contractors Arch and Godfrey, just past South Sound. Grand Harbour, has many beautiful canal front homes called South Reach and one set of condos are called The Careenage and soon a new condo development called Periwinkle.  In the Shopping plaza, there is a grocery store, the famous Black Pearl Skating Park, restaurants, pizza shop, liquor shore and a Pharmacy community, Health Care Pharmacy

Cayman Islands Sailing Club and The National Sailing Centre are located in the quiet community of Red Bay, just past Grand Harbour and off of Selkirk Drive. This Sailing club and school is turning out some very good young sailors.  Come watch the J22 races running throughout the year. The clubhouse is always a busy social place with a full social event calendar. Surrounding the Sailing club are some very nice properties on the canal,

North Sound Estates: Located in the district of Savannah, which is very close 2 miles away from The Countryside Shopping Village. This Area has a mixture of homes and condos but no covenants, so you do have freedom to building whatever you want but so does everyone else. The homes and empty lots are with canal frontage are priced at a reasonable cost around US$120,000 for a house. Lot. Some of the lots do not have seawalls or docks so you will have to make sure you walk the property.