Duquesne Bay

Set on Grenada's northwest tip, Duquesne Bay is a quiet stretch of sand where tranquility is easy to come by.

Located in Industry, 2.4 miles northeast of Victoria, Duquesne Bay is on the North edge of Grenada. You might want whether or not you are staying very close. The beaches on Grenada aren't usually known for their peace and quiet, however, Duquesne Bay is tamer than most, making it a good choice for travelers who'd like a less hectic scene, but one that's not completely empty.

How to Access The Beach
Duquesne Bay is located at the end of Industry Road.

Amenities and Ambiance

Scooping out a small bit of the Grenada coastline, Duquesne Bay is lined by thick trees and dotted with coconut palms. The sand is dark tan, with deep blue waters that wash ashore in a relatively calm manner.

You'll also discover that there is a restaurant on the shore worth trying. Beachgoers will find notice plenty of nice restaurants all around Grenada, but you don't have to eat every meal in a formal setting. Many visitors, in fact, have lunch right on their towels in the sand. Ask your hotel about picnic lunches, as some hotels offer to pack snacks for their guests' day trips. Or, on your way to the beach you could grab some carry-out from a casual dining spot.

There is also a snack bar here.

There are public restrooms at this beach——something you'll appreciate if you bring the kids along. The water in the area is clear and good for snorkeling, so grab your equipment if you're hoping to see what lies beneath the surface.

the immediate vicinity around Duquesne Bay is rarely very crowded, With this in mind, straining to acquire an unclaimed comfort here is something that you will not be forced to do when coming to the beach, in spite of what time of the day you get there.

What's Nearby

Attractions

Visitors will find this beach on the North coast of Grenada; it will be near other attractions like Duquense Bay Petroglyphs, which is one of the closest attractions.

If you want to combine some cultural exploration with your trip to the beach, you should consider a trip to Grenada National Museum, one of the closest museums, giving beachgoers the chance to escape that hot midday sunshine.

If you're looking for other nearby attractions or activity options, you'll find the closest ones in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Duquesne Bay
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Duquense Bay Petroglyphs Historical Site 0.1 SW Grenada
Carib's Leap Historical Site 2.7 E Grenada
Belmont Estate Museum 4.7 SE Grenada
Gouyave Nutmeg Processing Cooperative Spice and Herb Farm 5.0 SW Grenada
Dougaldston Spice Estate Museum 5.4 SW Grenada

Cities and Towns

Duquesne Bay is in the Gouyave area, so walking the city is a definite option. The closest town is Gouyave, which is in an area with plenty of worthwhile sites, while still remaining less developed and congested as some other places. From Duquesne Bay, Gouyave is a fairly short distance away, about five miles (eight kilometers).

Hotels

The crowdedness of the shoreline can vary widely, it depends mainly on when you visit, and how packed the nearby hotels are. Duquesne Bay is not near very many major hotels, but you may encounter visitors staying at smaller accommodations in the area.

Though travelers generally won't find very many places to stay in the vicinity, those accommodations closest to the beach can be seen in the following list.

Accommodations near Duquesne Bay
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Almost Paradise 1.9 mi. ENE Cottages
Petite Anse Hotel 2.0 mi. ENE Resort
Blue Sky South Cottages 2.2 mi. ENE Cottages
Barry's Country Retreat 2.8 mi. E Hotel

Food

It's no problem if you start to get the munchies while hanging out at Duquesne Bay; you'll have plenty of places to dine, without having to go too far. Petite Anse Restaurant is one of the closest eateries. The restaurant serves both Caribbean and International menu items. Many guests rave about their chicken and seafood. You could take a cab or probably walk to this restaurant since it's only a short distance away.

Nearby restaurant options are listed below.

Restaurants near Duquesne Bay
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Petite Anse Restaurant (473) 442-5252 Caribbean, International Informal 2.0 mi. ENE
The Heights Cafe (473) 442-0843 European -- -- --
Choppher's Cafe (473) 437-1832 -- -- -- --
Barry's Country Retreat Restaurant (473) 442-0030 Caribbean Very Casual 2.8 mi. E
El Viaje Restaurant & Bar (473) 442-2000 -- -- -- --
Morne Fendue (473) 442-9330 Creole Informal 3.7 mi. ESE
Belmont Estate (473) 442-9524 Creole Informal 4.8 mi. SE

Other Beaches

Visitors who are looking for the ideal beach on Grenada will have lots of options besides Duquesne Bay.

Another option worth considering is Pearl's Beach, located a short taxi ride away. For great surfing action, visit Pearl's Beach which is located just north of Grenville.

You may find that Duquesne Bay is a great fit for your vacation, but maybe you want to see more; in which case you should find a beach with a seclusion factor that suits you.

 

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