Lavera Beach has recently been added into Grenada's national park system because it is an important waterfowl habitat and sea turtle nesting site. The possibility of spotting some exotic wildlife while enjoying a day at the beach is one bonus of choosing Lavera as your beach of choice.
Situated on the island of Grenada, 1.9 miles east of Sauteurs, You should consider dropping by whether or not you're staying nearby. This isn't just another pretty beach, it's one of the rare "quiet" beaches on Grenada. While Levera Beach may be a little bit out of the way, visiting this beach instead of a more crowded one could make your experience less stressful.
The dirt road leading to Levera Beach is rough and bumpy, making it important to use a vehicle with four wheel drive and excelled suspension imperative to making the trip.
The wild sweep of sand that is Levera Beach boasts dramatic scenery, with its backdrop of eroded cliffs, and a mangrove swamp and a nearby pond. This beach overlooks Sugar Loaf Island, which is just offshore of this amazing coast. The waters here can be rough.
Please note that public restrooms are not available, so if you're visiting with small children you might want to consider a different location. The water in the area is clear enough for snorkeling, so purchase or rent some equipment if you are looking to do some underwater exploration. Because of the rocky journey in reaching this beach, not very many people venture out to see it, allowing visitors to have a calm experience at Levera Beach without large crowds.
If you find that you choose sunny days that bring guests a serene place to escape, then you should enjoy Levera Beach; it is hidden away in a less urbanized section of the region.
This spot is on the North East coast of Grenada. Carib's Leap is found two miles away, and it is one of a few local attractions.
If you want to mix some cultural exploration with your trip to the beach, you may want to consider visiting West Indies Cricket Heritage Centre. This museum is located 15 miles away, and might make a nice break from the midday sun.
If you're looking for other nearby attractions or activity options, the following table shows the closest options.
|Carib's Leap||Historical Site||2.2||W||Grenada|
|River Antoine Rum Distillery||Historical Site||3.4||S||Grenada|
|Spice and Herb Farm||7.1||S||Grenada|
Levera Beach is near, so you can explore the city after your visit to the beach. The city of Grenville is close-by and is an interesting area that brings together the quietude of the Caribbean and the urbanization of city life. From the coast, Grenville is found maybe seven miles (11 and a half kilometers) away.
The mood here——social and lively, or virtually empty—— will depend on many factors, including the capacity of nearby hotels. There aren't many large hotels nearby, but you may encounter guests staying at the few small lodgings in the area.
Although you won't find many hotels nearby, the closest ones have been listed in the following table.
|Barry's Country Retreat||2.1 mi.||W||Hotel|
|Blue Sky South Cottages||2.8 mi.||W||Cottages|
|Petite Anse Hotel||3.2 mi.||W||Resort|
|Almost Paradise||3.2 mi.||W||Cottages|
If you're looking for a place to eat after, or even during, your visit to the beach, you'll have your pick of different cuisines and dining styles nearby.is one of the closest eateries.
The table below provides a list of restaurant options near this shoreline.
|Morne Fendue||(473) 442-9330||Creole||Informal||2.0 mi.||SW|
|(473) 442-0030||Caribbean||Very Casual||2.1 mi.||W|
|The Heights Cafe||(473) 442-0843||European||--||--||--|
|Petite Anse Restaurant||(473) 442-5252||Caribbean, International||Informal||3.2 mi.||W|
|Belmont Estate||(473) 442-9524||Creole||Informal||3.7 mi.||SSW|
Levera Beach is just one of many beaches you can visit on Grenada.
You might also enjoy Sauteurs Bay, located within a mile or so. Others might prefer Bathway Beach, which offers a little more opportunity for excitement, and isn't far from nearby attractions. It's found less than a mile to the south.
You may also want to consider Duquesne Bay, located reasonably close-by, which means a short ride in a taxi is a solid choice.
Maybe Levera Beach is a perfect spot for you to kick back, and at the same time perhaps not the the ideal fit; if so, there are other beaches and natural attractions on Grenada you might like.
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