Pink Gin Beach

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While visiting Pink Gin Beach, sunworshippers can enjoy a wide selection if watersports including snorkeling at the colorful coral reef formation. Beach goers can also find kayak rentals, a shopping center less than five miles away, and a fascinating volcanic crater lake. The wildlife here is also incredible with beautiful exotic birds and whale and dolphin watching.

Located toward the western outskirts of the vicinity of St. George's, 1.2 miles west of Calliste, Pink Gin Beach is on the South West coast of Grenada. You should think about stopping by even if you aren't staying particularly close by. Social beachgoers will probably enjoy this beach due to its urban location. In fact, Pink Gin Beach would be most convenient for those who are staying in the hotels nearby, and people who want an unlimited number of nearby restaurants and activities to choose from.

How to Access The Beach

Located behind Point Salines International Airport, Pink Gin Beach is separated from the busy airport scene by some hills. It can easily be reached by driving past the airport to the far end of Maurice Bishop Memorial Highway.

Amenities and Ambiance

The clear waters of the horseshoe-shaped harbor at Pink Gin Beach are ideal for swimming, and the sands at this amazing beach are gorgeous, although they're not pink. It remains a mystery how this stretch of sand got its name.

There is also a restaurant right on the water, so if you don't want to leave Pink Gin Beach at all, it's worth a try. Grenada has plenty of fantastic eateries around town, but don't think that tables, chairs, and waiters are prerequisites for a great meal. Many visitors, in fact, find it more convenient and relaxing to eat on near the beach than in another restaurant. Ask your hotel about picnic lunches, as some hotels offer to pack snacks for their guests' day trips. Or, on your way to the beach you could grab some carry-out from a casual dining spot.

The snack bar here is the ultimate convenience if you need a cold drink, or something to hold you over until dinner.

There are public restrooms at this beach——something you'll appreciate if you bring the kids along. Additionally, you will have access to chairs and umbrellas, so visitors hoping for a shaded area to relax will get their wish. The water in the area is clear and good for snorkeling, so bring your equipment if you're looking to see some exciting marine life. To unwind and get away from it all, visit the little piece of paradise at Pink Gin Beach, which boasts quiet shores with a tranquil atmosphere.

Bear in mind that the region in which Pink Gin Beach is located is visited by quite a number of tourists, meaning the availability of certain facilities is likely to be affected.

What's Nearby


This pleasant stretch of sand known as Pink Gin Beach is on the South West coast of Grenada. Nearby you'll find accommodations like Grenadian by Rex Resorts, which is one of the most conveniently located hotels near Pink Gin Beach, despite there not being too many other attractions close-by.

Cities and Towns

Pink Gin Beach is in the Grand Anse area, so you can explore the city after your visit to the beach. Not far away you'll find Grand Anse, a city which is an area with plenty to do, but yet isn't overcrowded.


How many other people you encounter at Pink Gin Beach will be influenced by everything from the time of day to the capacity of nearby hotels. You can generally expect to encounter quite a few vacationers who are staying in the area.

Though this area doesn't sport many hotels within a several miles, the ones found closest to the shore are listed in the table below.

Accommodations near Pink Gin Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Grenadian by Rex Resorts 0.0 mi. SSE Resort
Sandals LaSource 0.0 mi. NE Resort
La Heliconia -- -- Guest house
Grooms Beach Villas & Resort 1.1 mi. ENE Hotel
Laluna 1.2 mi. ENE Resort


Don't worry if your stomach starts rumbling while sunbathing at Pink Gin Beach; you'll have your pick of different cuisines and dining styles nearby. One of the nearest places to eat is Aquarium Beach Club and Restaurant. The restaurant has European cuisine. They're also renowned for their seafood. Some guests will choose to take a cab here, while others will want to walk since it's only a short distance away.

Some nearby restaurant options are listed in the following table.

Restaurants near Pink Gin Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Aquarium Beach Club and Restaurant (473) 444-1410 European Informal 0.4 mi. ENE
Grooms Beach Restaurant and Bar (473) 439-7666 Caribbean Informal 1.1 mi. ENE
The Beach House (473) 444-4455 International Fine Dining 1.1 mi. ENE
Xin Yuan Garden (473) 444-5161 -- -- -- --
Laluna Restaurant (473) 439-0001 Italian Informal 1.3 mi. ENE
Mocha Jumbie Cafe' (473) 439-2227 -- -- -- --
Sugar Shack Fast Food Service (473) 444-2095 -- -- -- --
Boots Cuisine -- -- -- 1.7 mi. E
The Grill House (473) 444-4662 -- -- 1.7 mi. E
Sur La Mer Restaurant (473) 444-2288 Creole Informal 1.7 mi. NE
Dodgy Dock (473) 443-8783 Caribbean, Contemporary Informal 1.7 mi. ESE
New Point (473) 443-8783 -- -- 1.7 mi. ESE

Other Beaches

Of course, there are more fantastic beaches besides Pink Gin Beach on Grenada.

Another sun-drenched spot to consider is Magazine Beach, located within a short distance.

Grenada has plenty to offer its visitors, and dropping by Pink Gin Beach is just one way to appreciate a pretty afternoon.


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