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!

Located on the island of Grenada, 2.4 miles west of Sauteurs, You might want regardless of whether you're staying nearby. If you plan to sunbathe or take a nap on a fairly secluded beach, you might really enjoy an afternoon at David Bay South.

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, though you may be able to use the facilities at a nearby business. Fortunately, the water here is clear and good for snorkeling, so grab your equipment if you want to check out what lies beneath the surface.

If you happen to choose shores which offer those who visit a relaxing place to escape, then a good choice for you is David Bay South; it's located within a more rural part of the region.

What's Nearby

Attractions

You'll find this beach on the North coast of Grenada. It is close to Duquense Bay Petroglyphs, which is one of a number of the area's interesting attractions.

If you want to mix a cultural experience with your visit to the beach, you should plan a trip to Grenada National Museum, one of the closest museums, so it would be an easy side trip to take after the beach.

A selection of nearby activities will ensure that you never get bored. The closest attractions are found 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

Not far away you'll find Gouyave, a town which is noted for its balance between seclusion and urbanization. From the shore, Gouyave is found maybe six miles (nine and a half kilometers) away.

Hotels

Whether this spot is full of bodies or practically empty will depend on if you visit during a popular season, which is often indicated by how busy the hotels are. David Bay South is not located near many major hotels, but it's sometimes enjoyed by guests staying at smaller accommodations in the area.

Though travelers will not find very many places to stay in the surrounding areas, those options closest to the beach 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

When you start craving an afternoon snack, you'll have some great cuisine to choose from, so there's no need to go too far away. Petite Anse Restaurant is one of the closest eateries. The restaurant has both Caribbean and International menu items. Visitors often rave about their chicken and seafood. You'll have the option of walking or taking a cab since it's just a little ways away.

The following table provides a list of nearby restaurants.

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

There are plenty of beautiful beach locations to choose from on Grenada, and David Bay South is just one option.

Travelers who like this beach might also enjoy Sauteurs Bay, located within a mile or so. If you're looking for a more active beach scene, you might find that Bathway Beach is just right. You'll find it four miles to the east.

Another sun-drenched spot to consider is Duquesne Bay, located only a short distance away.

Of course, Grenada has hundreds of natural wonders to discover, but David Bay South is both a relaxing, sunny hangout and a stunning natural feature.

 

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