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.

Located on the island of Basse-Terre, 2.8 miles south west of Capesterre, You should think about stopping by even if you aren't staying in the vicinity. Vacationers who want their beach to have a little bit of everything——a hint of seclusion, with a somewhat social scene—— should pay a visit to Anse St Sauveur. It's a little bit removed from Guadeloupe's urban areas, but it's not totally devoid of people either.

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.

You will be able to use a public restroom at Anse St Sauveur.

the area right around Anse St Sauveur is not near many tourist spots. With this in mind, straining to find an unused service here is something that you will not have to go through often, despite what time of the day you get there.

What's Nearby


Positioned on the South East coast of Basse-Terre; it's located near attractions like Distillerie Longueteau Tour, which is one of the closest attractions to visit.

If you're intrigued by Guadeloupe's history, some of the nearby attractions offer a historical perspective of the country. For example, you might enjoy a visit to Parc des Roches Gravees, which is one of the closest interesting historical sites in the vicinity of Anse St Sauveur.

If you're looking for plenty of activities to keep you or your family busy, the following table shows the closest options.

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

Nearby, you'll find the town of Basse Terre, which is in an area with plenty of worthwhile sites, while still remaining less developed and congested as some other places. From the coast, Basse Terre isn't out of reach at eight and a half miles (13 and a half kilometers) away.


The number of other vacationers sharing this coastline can vary widely, it depends mainly on when you visit, and how full the nearby hotels are. The beach is not located close to many large hotels, but you may encounter guests staying at smaller lodgings in the area.

Though travelers generally won't find very many accommodations withing driving distance, those accommodation options closest to Anse St Sauveur can be seen in the table that follows.

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


While this spot isn't close to many restaurants, you can still satisfy your hunger, particularly if you are prepared to venture a little out of the way. The closest places to grab a bite to eat is Panga Restaurant, which is a quick car or cab ride away.

Restaurants closest to this beach are shown 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 nice beaches, and Anse St Sauveur is just one option.

Another location you might enjoy is Anse Duquery, where there's usually lots of activity. It is located four miles to the south west. If you'd rather try a more private, less popular location, you might enjoy Anse du Grand Marigot. It is located just a little ways away.

Another option worth considering is Anse Salee, which is located one and a quarter miles away.

You may find that Anse St Sauveur is a great fit for your vacation, but maybe you want to see more; in which case there are other beaches (and other outdoor attractions) worth trying.


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