La Sagesse Beach

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This beautiful beach is a part of the Las Sagesse Nature Center. Here, beach goers can take romantic nature walks through the La Sagasse Beach hiking trails where they may encounter exotic species of birds and other indigenous wild life.

Positioned near the heart of the island of Grenada, 1.0 mile south of St. Davids, La Sagesse Beach is on the South edge of the island, You should consider dropping by even if you are not staying in the vicinity. It's often said that La Sagesse Beach is one of the best spots for escaping the hustle of Grenada's urban areas. Other nearby beaches on Grenada may be just as refreshing as La Sagesse Beach, but tend to be busier since they're near some of the most popular hotels.

How to Access The Beach
La Sagesse Beach is accessible via La Sagesse Nature Center.

Amenities and Ambiance

The sands of La Sagesse Beach are lined with lush green coconut trees, which are a perfect source of shade from the afternoon sun. The edges of the beach are also shrouded in beautiful flowers and plants which flourish on this part of the island. The sand, meanwhile is soft and white, complimented by the calm aqua waters that rush ashore.

Yes, there are public restrooms at La Sagesse Beach. The water here is of good snorkeling quality, so grab some gear if you're looking to see some exciting marine life. La Sagasse Beach is secluded and unspoiled, and the atmosphere is tranquil. One of Grenada's less developed beaches, you will hardly ever find a crowd here. This is the ideal romantic hideaway for couples or open spot for those beachgoers who want to connect with nature. These shores are not very popular with the locals because it is out of the way.

What's Nearby

Attractions

La Sagesse Beach is beautiful natural attraction, which you'll find on the South coast of Grenada. It is close to Westerhall Rum Distillery, which is located a half mile away, and it is one of a few attractions in the vicinity.

If you want to mix culture with your visit to the beach, you should consider a trip to Grenada National Museum, one of the closest museums, giving you a chance to see, and learn about, even more of the area.

The beach is one type of attraction you can visit, but there's plenty else to see during your stay. The following table includes the closest attractions.

Activities and Attractions Near La Sagesse Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Westerhall Rum Distillery Historical Site 0.6 N Grenada
Fort Matthew Historical Site 4.6 WNW Grenada
Fort Frederick Historical Site 4.8 WNW Grenada
Grenada Golf Course & Country Club Golf Course 5.1 W Grenada
Grenada Seafaris Adventure Snorkeling Tour Operator 5.4 W Grenada

Cities and Towns

La Sagesse Beach tourists seeking other opportunities for exploration will want to consider going to St. George's, since it's in the vicinity and is an active, busy area. From the beach, St. George's is about five and a half miles (nine kilometers) away.

Hotels

Whether or not you encounter many other people will depend on how many hotel guests decide to make the trip as well. There aren't many large hotels in the immediate vicinity, but it's often visited by visitors from smaller accommodations in the area.

Because this beach is in a relatively touristed area, it usually isn't that tough to find a hotel close-by that suits your needs. For vacationers wanting to get a place that's near the beach, the table below lists the closest options to La Sagesse Beach.

Accommodations near La Sagesse Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
La Sagesse Nature Centre 0.0 mi. ENE Hotel
Bel Air Plantation Resort 0.5 mi. SW Cottages
Petitie Bacaye Villa Hotel -- -- Cottages
Cabier Ocean Lodge 3.3 mi. NE Lodge
Le Phare Bleu Marina & Boutique Hotel 3.9 mi. WSW Hotel
Candle Glow Apartments 5.0 mi. W Hotel
Lexus Inn -- -- Guest house
Mount Harmon Bay Estate 5.7 mi. W Hotel
Radisson Grenada Beach Resort 5.8 mi. W Resort
Mandela Court 6.0 mi. W Hotel

Food

Though the area surrounding La Sagesse Beach isn't exactly a culinary hot spot, you'll still have some choices, especially if you're prepared to drive a bit. La Sagesse Nature Center Restaurant is one of the closest eateries, which is just a short distance away.

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

Restaurants near La Sagesse Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
La Sagesse Nature Center Restaurant (473) 444-6458 Caribbean Informal 0.0 mi. ENE
Petit Bacaye Treetop Restaurant (473) 443-2902 Caribbean Informal 1.6 mi. W
Cabier Ocean Lodge Restaurant (473) 444-6013 Caribbean, Creole, French, Indian Very Casual 3.3 mi. NE

Other Beaches

Vacationers searching for the perfect beach will have other options if La Sagesse Beach doesn't suit their tastes.

You might also enjoy Grand Anse Beach, situated a short taxi ride away. Grand Anse Beach is one of the best and most well-known beaches on Grenada. Located on the Caribbean, it boasts crystalling blue water and bright white sand. Visitors will find plenty of water sports to play and a variety of vendor stands to explore. Palms provide respite from the mid-day sun and waterfront restaurants provide visitors with tasty food and cold beverages. But, if you're interested in a more active beach, you might enjoy people watching at Gaby's Beach. It's found two miles to the northeast.

Travelers may also want to consider Westerhall Point, located two miles away.

La Sagesse Beach could be the ideal stretch of sand, but it is possible that it may not be the best choice for your family; if so, Grenada offers a variety of beaches for travelers who wish to try elsewhere.

 

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