Antoine Bay is conveniently located on Grenada's east coast. There is no development here, which means there is nothing to disturb the natural beauty of the coastline except the nearby road.
Positioned on the island of Grenada, 1.8 miles northeast of Belmont, You might think about stopping by regardless of whether you're staying in the vicinity. Vacationers who seek a stunning shoreline in a secluded part of town should consider going off the beaten path to Antoine Bay.
This beach is visible from the road and runs the length of Antoine Bay. There is no public parking, but you can leave you vehicle right along the road and walk out onto the beach.
The waters on this side of the island are choppier, so care is necessary while swimming. The strip of sand here is very thin and gray and palms and sea grape line the inland edge of the beach.
Keep in mind that restrooms won't be found on-site, but you may be able to find facilities at a nearby business.
Antoine Bay offers those who visit an angelic and peaceful place to escape, in part because the surrounding area is far from urbanized.
You'll find this beach on the North East coast of Grenada. River Antoine Rum Distillery is close enough that guests will have the choice to walk or take a cab, and it is among the favorite destinations in the area.
Some may think that beaches and museums are an odd combination, but many travelers find that museums like West Indies Cricket Heritage Centre (found a relatively quick cab ride away) offer a fun learning experience and a whole new way to view Grenada's traditions and culture.
If your taste for travel keeps you looking for new activity and attraction options, the following table shows the closest options.
|River Antoine Rum Distillery||Historical Site||0.4||SW||Grenada|
|Carib's Leap||Historical Site||4.0||NW||Grenada|
|Spice and Herb Farm||4.2||SSW||Grenada|
Antoine Bay is near, so travelers staying in town won't have far to go. The closest town is Grenville, which is a neat region that strikes a balance between island tranquility and urbanization. From Antoine Bay, Grenville is a quick trip away, about four and a half miles (seven kilometers).
The number of other people sharing spots in the sand can vary widely, it depends on several things: the season, the weather, even how packed the nearby hotels are. The beach is not located close to many large hotels, but it can appeal to visitors staying at the few small lodgings in the area.
Although you won't find many hotels close-by, the nearest ones are listed in the table below.
|Barry's Country Retreat||3.4||NW||Hotel|
|Blue Sky South Cottages||4.6||NW||Cottages|
|Petite Anse Hotel||5.0||NW||Resort|
If you start getting hungry during your afternoon at the shore, this beach has you covered, and you don't have to go far from the sea. One of the nearest restaurants is Belmont Estate. The restaurant offers a menu of Creole cuisine. You'll have the option of walking or taking a cab since it's only a short distance away.
Nearby restaurants are shown in the table below.
|Belmont Estate||(473) 442-9524||Creole||Informal||1.6 mi.||W|
|Morne Fendue||(473) 442-9330||Creole||Informal||2.2 mi.||NW|
|(473) 442-0030||Caribbean||Very Casual||3.4 mi.||NW|
|The Heights Cafe||(473) 442-0843||European||--||--||--|
Vacationers in search of the perfect beach will have lots of choices besides Antoine Bay.
You might also enjoy Grenville Bay, situated a short taxi ride away. On the other hand, Conference Bay offers a few more possibilities for excitement, and is closer to nearby attractions. You'll find it less than a mile to the south.
You may also want to consider Pearl's Beach, which is located within a couple of miles. For great surfing action, visit Pearl's Beach which is located just north of Grenville.
Maybe Antoine Bay is a perfect spot for you to kick back, and at the same time perhaps not the the ideal fit; in which case there are other beaches (and other outdoor attractions) worth trying.
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