Anse du Petit Bas Vent

The little brother of Anse du Grand Bas Vent, Petit Bas Vent is actually the more popular one. This is likely to be due to the fact that this beach has a resort just steps from the sand. The tortoise blue water probably has something to do with it too.

Set on the western outskirts of Deshaies, 1.6 miles north of Cafeiere, Anse du Petit Bas Vent is on the North coast of Basse-Terre. You might want whether or not you are staying nearby. Anse du Petit Bas Vent is a distinguishable relaxation spot because it's perfect for escaping over-crowded hangouts in the town proper. Most other beaches you'll come across in Guadeloupe may be just as beautiful, but are usually more cramped since they're right in the thick of tourists' favorite hangouts.

How to Access The Beach
Taking Highway N-2 North into Bas Vent, and then heading Northwest towards Hotel Fort Royal will take you right to the beach. You will likely need to park at the hotel to access the beach, so be prepared to pay for parking if necessary.

Amenities and Ambiance

The smooth sand and beautiful water makes this beach a popular one, especially among visitors to the Northern Coast.

If you're suddenly hungry or thirsty, the concession stand at Anse du Petit Bas Vent is the ultimate convenience. On some days, it may be possible to try local specialties from one of the local vendors who typically set up at this spot.

For your convenience, restrooms are available at Anse du Petit Bas Vent.

the area right around Anse du Petit Bas Vent is rarely very crowded, With that fact in mind, you can give less thought to the time of day you decide to come, since there's very little possibility that you'll need to navigate around the other visitors who will also want access to the comforts that can be located here.

What's Nearby

Attractions

This beach is positioned on the North coast of Basse-Terre. You can stay at the nearby Caraibes Royal, which is one of the most conveniently located places to stay near Anse du Petit Bas Vent, despite the lack of other popular spots close-by.

Cities and Towns

The nearest part of Basse-Terre to Anse du Petit Bas Vent is Deshaies. This section of Guadeloupe is an interesting area that brings together the quietude of the Caribbean and the urbanization of city life.

Hotels

Whether or not you encounter many other people will be influenced by everything from the time of day to the capacity of nearby hotels. Typically, you can expect to see a fair amount of other guests who are staying close by.

Though you'll find very few hotels close-by, the nearest ones are listed in the table below.

Accommodations near Anse du Petit Bas Vent
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Caraibes Royal 0.1 mi. E Hotel
Langley Resort Hotel Fort Royal 0.2 mi. N Hotel

Food

It's no problem if you start to get the munchies while hanging out at Anse du Petit Bas Vent; you'll have plenty of places to dine, without having to go too far. Le Boobooj’s is one of the closest eateries. The restaurant offers a menu of Caribbean cuisine. Many guests rave about their salads.

A few nearby dining options are provided in the following table.

Restaurants near Anse du Petit Bas Vent
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Le Boobooj’s -- Caribbean Very Casual 0.6 mi. S
Green Kafé (059) 021-4034 Creole Very Casual 1.7 mi. SSW
Koté Lagon (069) 097-3743 Creole Very Casual 1.7 mi. SSW
Le Karacoli (059) 028-4117 Creole Very Casual 1.7 mi. SSW
La Table du Poisson Rouge (059) 022-6050 French Informal 2.7 mi. SSW
La Savane (059) 091-3958 American, French Informal 2.7 mi. SSW
Le Banana’s (069) 057-2740 Creole Very Casual -- --
Le Coin des Pecheurs (059) 028-4775 Creole Very Casual 2.7 mi. SSW
Le Mahina (059) 088-9538 Creole Very Casual 2.7 mi. SSW
L’Amer (059) 068-3030 Creole Very Casual 2.7 mi. SSW
Passion Créole (059) 091-8175 Creole Very Casual 2.7 mi. SSW
Pizzeria Gwada'Yolo (059) 083-4337 Italian Very Casual 2.7 mi. SSW

Other Beaches

Visitors searching for the perfect beach will have plenty of other choices on Basse-Terre besides Anse du Petit Bas Vent.

Vacationers may also want to visit Anse Riffiet, located only a short distance away.

While the area offers plenty of picturesque views and exciting attractions, taking a swim at Anse du Petit Bas Vent is certainly a fun way to enjoy the area's natural attractions.

 

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