Menere Bay

Manere Bay is located on the east coast of Grenada, in an area that doesn't lend itself to having a lot of visitors. This means it is highly possible that your day spent on the beach will be without interruption.

Situated toward the center of the island of Grenada, 2.5 miles east of Thebaide, Menere Bay is on the South East coast of the island, You might want even if you aren't staying nearby. It's often said that Menere Bay is one of the best spots for escaping the typical tourist haunts. Most other beaches you'll come across on Grenada may provide just as many amenities as Menere Bay, but are usually busier because they're right around the corner from the area's major hotels and resorts.

How to Access The Beach
Menere Bay is accessible via a dirt road that leads through the woods.

Amenities and Ambiance

Menere Bay is horseshoe shaped, which allows the outlying land to protect the shore from turbulent surf. Instead, the dark aquamarine waters that wash ashore the grey sand are calm and cool.

Unfortunately, public restrooms aren't available, which is something to consider if you're bringing the kids, or plan to spend all day outside. You will find the water here is of good snorkeling quality, so bring along some gear if you're looking to see what goes on beneath the surface.

If you usually enjoy sunny days that bring visitors a serene experience, then a good choice for you is Menere Bay; it's back in a less urban part of the region.

What's Nearby

Attractions

You'll find this beach on the South East coast of Grenada; the area hosts attractions such as Westerhall Rum Distillery, which is three and a half miles away.

Museums and beaches may seem an odd combination to some, but many travelers find that museums like Grenada National Museum (one of the closest to Menere Bay) offer a fun learning experience and help visitors understand Grenada's interesting past.

Beaches are nice for a few hours here and there, but there's plenty else to see during your stay. The following table includes the closest attractions.

Activities and Attractions Near Menere Bay
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Westerhall Rum Distillery Historical Site 3.4 SW Grenada
Grenville Cooperative Nutmeg Association Spice and Herb Farm 4.3 N Grenada
Fort Matthew Historical Site 6.8 W Grenada
Fort Frederick Historical Site 7.1 W Grenada
Belmont Estate Museum 7.9 N Grenada

Cities and Towns

The town of Grenville is close-by and is not an overly urbanized area, but still has its fair share of things to do. From the shore, Grenville is a quick trip away, about four miles (seven kilometers).

Hotels

The number of other people sharing spots in the sand can vary widely, depending on time of day, season, and how packed the nearby hotels are. There aren't many large hotels nearby, but it's sometimes enjoyed by guests staying at some of the area's smaller options.

Those hoping to find a place to stay close to Menere Bay will find themselves in luck, as there is no shortage of hotels to pick from in the vicinity. You can find the closest and most convenient booking options by perusing those listed below.

Accommodations near Menere Bay
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Cabier Ocean Lodge 0.4 S Lodge
La Sagesse Nature Centre 3.6 SW Hotel
Bel Air Plantation Resort 4.1 SW Cottages

Food

While there aren't many widely-known restaurants nearby, you'll still have some choices, particularly if you are prepared to venture a little farther away. Cabier Ocean Lodge Restaurant is one of the closest eateries, which is just a little ways away.

The following table lists nearby dining options.

Restaurants near Menere Bay
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Cabier Ocean Lodge Restaurant (473) 444-6013 Caribbean, Creole, French, Indian Very Casual 0.4 mi. S
La Sagesse Nature Center Restaurant (473) 444-6458 Caribbean Informal 3.6 mi. SW
Adriel Cafe (473) 438-5639 -- -- -- --
Estuary Restaurant (473) 437-3663 -- -- -- --

Other Beaches

Menere Bay is just one of many beaches you can visit on Grenada.

Travelers who like this beach might also enjoy Grenville Bay, found a brief car or taxi trip away. However, if that's not exactly what you're looking for, Crochu Harbour offers a little more opportunity for excitement, and isn't far from nearby attractions. It's found a half mile to the south.

You may also enjoy Soubise Beach, which is located three and a half miles away.

Perhaps Menere Bay is the most convenient coastline for you to visit, but some travelers itch to explore more; if so, Grenada offers a variety of beaches for travelers who wish to try elsewhere.

 

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