David Bay South

Backed by thick forest that continues on for miles behind it, David Bay South has a hidden appeal that vacationers looking for quiet and seclusion just won't be able to resist. Spend your day in pure isolation frolicking along the shores of Grenada - what a story you'll have to tell upon your return home!

Positioned on the island of Grenada, 2.4 miles west of Sauteurs, You should think about stopping by even if you aren't staying very close. This isn't just another pretty beach, it also has a private beach feel——a unique quailty in a touristy place like Grenada. While David Bay South might be a little farther away, it allows you to relax without being bothered by the noise of the crowds.

How to Access The Beach

The nearest large road to David Bay South is Prospect Road, but it will be through miles of heavy forest on a smaller road that you drive to reach the beach.

Amenities and Ambiance

David Bay South features a relatively straight coastline, covered in tan colored sand. The waters are a dark aquamarine, and roll ashore at pretty regular intervals, but are not too terribly strong.

Keep in mind that restrooms won't be found on-site, so if you're visiting with small children you might want to consider a different location. Fortunately, the water here is clear enough for snorkeling, so bring your equipment if you want to see the underwater world.

If you go for coasts that bring visitors a relaxing environment, then you should enjoy David Bay South; it's located within a much quieter sector of Grenada.

What's Nearby

Attractions

Set on the North coast of Grenada; the area is home to other attractions such as Duquense Bay Petroglyphs, which is one of the closest attractions to visit.

If you want to combine some cultural exploration with your trip to the beach, you should plan a trip to West Indies Cricket Heritage Centre, a lovely museum found within taxi range, so it would be an easy side trip to take after the beach.

If you're looking for plenty of activities to keep you or your family busy, this beach isn't far from any of the items in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near David Bay South
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Duquense Bay Petroglyphs Historical Site 1.0 SW Grenada
Carib's Leap Historical Site 2.0 E Grenada
Belmont Estate Museum 4.7 SE Grenada
River Antoine Rum Distillery Historical Site 5.5 SE Grenada
Gouyave Nutmeg Processing Cooperative Spice and Herb Farm 5.8 SW Grenada

Cities and Towns

The closest town is St. George's, which is not an overly urbanized area, but still has its fair share of things to do. From the beach, Gouyave is located roughly six miles (nine and a half kilometers) away.

Hotels

Whether or not you encounter a lot of other visitors will vary depending on the time of day, particularly in the high season when hotels overflow with tourists. There aren't many large hotels nearby, but it's sometimes enjoyed by guests from the few small lodgings in the area.

Though there aren't many places to stay within a several miles, the closest ones are shown in the following table.

Accommodations near David Bay South
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Almost Paradise 1.1 mi. ENE Cottages
Petite Anse Hotel 1.2 mi. ENE Resort
Blue Sky South Cottages 1.4 mi. E Cottages
Barry's Country Retreat 2.3 mi. ESE Hotel

Food

If the heat at the beach has you craving a cool cocktail and a bite to eat, you'll have plenty of places to dine, without having to go too far. One of the nearest places to eat is Petite Anse Restaurant. This restaurant has both Caribbean and International menu items. They have become well-known, however, because of their chicken and seafood. When you start to get hungry, you won't need to wait too long to eat since it's only a short distance away.

Nearby restaurants are shown below.

Restaurants near David Bay South
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Petite Anse Restaurant (473) 442-5252 Caribbean, International Informal 1.2 mi. ENE
The Heights Cafe (473) 442-0843 European -- -- --
Barry's Country Retreat Restaurant (473) 442-0030 Caribbean Very Casual 2.3 mi. ESE
El Viaje Restaurant & Bar (473) 442-2000 -- -- -- --
Choppher's Cafe (473) 437-1832 -- -- -- --
Morne Fendue (473) 442-9330 Creole Informal 3.4 mi. SE
Belmont Estate (473) 442-9524 Creole Informal 4.7 mi. SE

Other Beaches

Vacationers in search of the perfect beach will have lots of choices besides David Bay South.

Another location you might enjoy is Sauteurs Bay, located just a short distance away. Still, if you're searching for something a little more active, you might like Bathway Beach. It's found four miles to the east.

Travelers may also want to consider Duquesne Bay, located three quarters of a mile away.

While Grenada has many alluring attractions, a trip to David Bay South could end up a family favorite.

 

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