Bathway Beach

Bathway Beach is located on the North Eastern end of Grenada. Though this location is fairly popular amongst locals on holidays and weekends, during the week it is highly likely you will stumble upon a deserted section of sand here.

Located on the island of Grenada, 1.8 miles east of Sauteurs, You might think about stopping by regardless of whether you are staying nearby. Love beach-going but hate the crowds? Extra space is just one of the perks that comes with finding a beach that isn't overly lined with restaurants and beach bars; less popular beaches like Bathway Beach are usually more relaxing than those overrun with fellow travelers.

How to Access The Beach
This is an easily accessible beach on the island northeast shores. A good road runs adjacent to the beach.

Amenities and Ambiance

This beach has sparkling sands and warm blue waters that boast a nearby coral reef structure for snorkeling. One of the main attractions at Bathway Beach is the sheltered area where non-swimmers can bathe in relative safety, away from the rough Atlantic waters.

You could always try the restaurant right on the water, if it suits your taste. Every region in the Caribbean has its own style of cuisine, and Grenada is no different. One of the most enjoyable places to enjoy the local fare is right on the water. Did you know that some hotels are happy to pack picnic lunches for their guests? Or, you could find just what you need from cafes and street vendors en route to the beach.

There is also a snack bar here. Depending on the season and time of day, you may also be able to buy some food from one of the local vendors who typically operate along this coastline.

Yes, public restrooms will be available here. The water here is fit for snorkeling, so purchase or rent some gear if you want to see the underwater world. During the week Bathway Beach is pretty quiet, but this coastline is popular on the weekends, especially with those who live on this part of the island.

Off the beaten path, Bathway Beach plus its available amenities and services will likely be a popular choice among visitors wishing to escape from the crowds, since it happens to be hiding in a quiet area. So the availability of certain facilities shouldn't be negatively affected.

What's Nearby

Attractions

Visitors will find this beach on the North East coast of Grenada; it's located near attractions like Carib's Leap, which is two miles away.

If you're interested in combining a cultural experience with your visit to the beach, you may want to consider visiting Grenada National Museum. This museum is relatively near Bathway Beach, giving beachgoers the chance to escape that hot midday sunshine.

Beaches are one type of attraction you can visit, but there will be more options available on Grenada. The following table includes the closest attractions.

Activities and Attractions Near Bathway Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Carib's Leap Historical Site 2.2 WNW Grenada
River Antoine Rum Distillery Historical Site 2.5 S Grenada
Belmont Estate Museum 2.8 SSW Grenada
Duquense Bay Petroglyphs Historical Site 4.8 W Grenada
Grenville Cooperative Nutmeg Association Spice and Herb Farm 6.2 S Grenada

Cities and Towns

Bathway Beach is close to Grenville, so touring the city could be a fun side-trip after visiting the beach. Grenville is the closest city and is an interesting area that brings together the quietude of the Caribbean and the urbanization of city life. From the beach, Grenville isn't out of reach at six and a half miles (ten kilometers) away.

Hotels

Whether or not you encounter a lot of other visitors will depend on if you visit during a popular season, which is often indicated by how busy the hotels are. The area is not home to many major hotels, but it can attract guests staying at smaller accommodations in the area.

Though you generally won't find many accommodations withing driving distance, those accommodation options closest to Bathway Beach can be seen in the following list.

Accommodations near Bathway Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Barry's Country Retreat 1.9 mi. W Hotel
Blue Sky South Cottages 2.9 mi. WNW Cottages
Petite Anse Hotel 3.3 mi. WNW Resort
Almost Paradise 3.4 mi. WNW Cottages

Food

One of the tastiest ways to compliment a balmy beach afternoon is to try a nearby restaurant, where you'll be able to get a taste of the local fare, without straying too far from your current location. One of the nearest places to eat is Morne Fendue. This restaurant has Creole cuisine. Some guests will choose to take a cab here, while others will want to walk since it's only a short distance away.

The table below provides a list of dining options located near this beach.

Restaurants near Bathway Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Morne Fendue (473) 442-9330 Creole Informal 1.4 mi. SW
El Viaje Restaurant & Bar (473) 442-2000 -- -- -- --
Barry's Country Retreat Restaurant (473) 442-0030 Caribbean Very Casual 1.9 mi. W
The Heights Cafe (473) 442-0843 European -- -- --
Belmont Estate (473) 442-9524 Creole Informal 2.8 mi. SSW
Petite Anse Restaurant (473) 442-5252 Caribbean, International Informal 3.3 mi. WNW

Other Beaches

Vacationers who are looking for the ideal beach on Grenada will have lots of options besides Bathway Beach.

You might also enjoy Sauteurs Bay, found just a little ways away. If you're on the lookout for more active and social, you might like Levera Beach. It's located less than a mile to the north.

Another option worth considering is Duquesne Bay, which is located four and a half miles to the west.

While Grenada has many alluring attractions, Bathway Beach is both a relaxing, sunny hangout and a stunning natural feature.

 

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