Anse St Sauveur

One of a string of similar beaches, Anse St. Sauveur does not offer anything unique save its signature sand. Nonetheless, for those seeking as beach away from the tourism spots, than Anse St. Sauveur is an option.

Positioned on the southeastern side of the island of Basse-Terre, 2.8 miles south west of Capesterre, You might want to drop by even if you are not staying particularly close by. Although there are certainly more secluded beaches in Guadeloupe than Anse St Sauveur, it retains the right amount of intimacy and natural beauty to appeal to couples and families alike.

How to Access The Beach
Anse St. Sauveur can be found on the southeast of Western Guadeloupe, behind a neighborhood right where the highway N-1 and Alllee Saint Sauveur meet.

Amenities and Ambiance

The beach may be away from tourist, but it can still get crowded. Anse St. Sauveur servers the adjacent residential area and can be a popular place to spend free time on hot days, as the many trees offer some shade while the cool water can refresh.

Yes, public restrooms will be available here.

One of the more serene beaches, Anse St Sauveur and its amenities and services are sure to be a popular choice for travelers that hope to spend some time away from the crowded shores, as it happens to be located in a peaceful region. With this in mind, you will generally find all amenities open to use, not having been scooped up by others.

What's Nearby


Visitors will find this beach on the South East coast of Basse-Terre. It is close to Distillerie Longueteau Tour, which is one of a number of popular spots in the area.

History-focused attractions such as Parc des Roches Gravees are a great compliment to the natural beauty of Anse St Sauveur, and they give vacationers the chance to learn more about Guadeloupe, without having to stray too far from the beach.

With a selection of nearby activities, you'll never get bored. The attractions nearest to this beach are listed in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Anse St Sauveur
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Distillerie Longueteau Tour Distillery 2.2 mi. N Basse-Terre
Distillerie Longueteau Operating Distillery 2.2 mi. N Basse-Terre
Karukera Distillery Operating Distillery 3.0 mi. NNE Basse-Terre
Karukera Distillery Tour Distillery 3.0 mi. NNE Basse-Terre
Christophe Columb Memorial Monument 3.4 mi. NE Basse-Terre
Carbet Waterfalls Trail Access Hiking Trail 3.8 mi. NW Basse-Terre
Carbet Falls Third Chute Waterfall 4.4 mi. NW Basse-Terre
Carbet Falls Second Chute Waterfall 4.5 mi. NW Basse-Terre
Parc des Roches Gravees Historical Site 4.5 mi. WSW Basse-Terre
Citerne Volcano Access Hiking Trail 4.6 mi. WNW Basse-Terre
Carbet Falls First Chute Waterfall 4.8 mi. WNW Basse-Terre
Grand Soufriere Volcano Access Hiking Trail 5.4 mi. WNW Basse-Terre

Cities and Towns

Anse St Sauveur is close to Basse Terre, so travelers staying in town won't have far to go. Basse Terre is nearby and is a neat region that strikes a balance between island tranquility and urbanization. From the shore, Basse Terre is located roughly eight and a half miles (13 and a half kilometers) away.


The number of other vacationers sharing this coastline can vary widely, depending on everything from the time the sun sets to how full nearby hotel rooms are. There aren't many large hotels in the immediate vicinity, but it can attract guests from smaller lodgings in the area.

Though this area doesn't sport many hotels close-by, the ones found closest to the shore have been listed in the table below.

Accommodations near Anse St Sauveur
Hotel Distance Direction Island Type
Le Jardin Malanga Hotel 3.6 mi. WSW Basse-Terre Cottages
Hotel St. George 7.7 mi. W Basse-Terre Hotel
Hotel la Croisière 8.5 mi. W Basse-Terre Hotel
Hotel Kanaoa Les Saintes Guadelupe 9.5 mi. S Terre-de-Haut Hotel


Although you'll be hard-pressed to find many dining options nearby, you can still satisfy your hunger, especially if you're willing to venture a little farther away. One of the closest places to eat is Panga Restaurant, which is three and a half miles to the west-southwest of it.

Nearby restaurant options are included in the following table.

Restaurants near Anse St Sauveur
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Distance Direction Island
Panga Restaurant 590-92-67-57 Caribbean, Creole 3.6 mi. WSW Basse-Terre

Other Beaches

Basse-Terre has many beaches, so if Anse St Sauveur doesn't sound like your type of scene, you have options.

You may also want to try Anse Duquery, which is in a pretty active location. It is located four miles to the south west. If it's solitude and tranquility you're seeking, Anse du Grand Marigot is a beach which doesn't host as many visitors. You'll find it just a short distance away.

Vacationers may also want to visit Anse Salee, located one and a quarter miles to the south west.

There's plenty to see and do in Guadeloupe, and dropping by Anse St Sauveur is just one way to appreciate a pretty afternoon.


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