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.

Situated on the southeastern coast of the island of Basse-Terre, 2.8 miles south west of Capesterre, You should consider dropping by even if you aren't staying particularly close by. Families and groups of friends who decide to check out this beach will be able to escape the city's bustle without sacrificing the chance to meet new people.

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.

Anse St Sauveur is in an area which is not exactly a tourism capital. Because of this, the availability of some facilities likely won't be decreased.

What's Nearby


Anse St Sauveur is beautiful natural attraction, which you'll find on the South East coast of Basse-Terre. It is near some interesting sites like Distillerie Longueteau Tour, which is one of a few attractions in the area.

If you want to discover more interesting facts about the history of Guadeloupe, there are lots of sites which offer a historic look at the nation. One of the closest attractions of this sort is Parc des Roches Gravees, which is one of the closest places of historical significance in the neighborhood of Anse St Sauveur.

Beaches are a great attraction to visit, but there's even more to see during your stay. The table below lists other attractions that are nearby.

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

The town of Basse Terre is close-by and is noted for its balance between seclusion and urbanization. From the beach, Basse Terre isn't out of reach at eight and a half miles (13 and a half kilometers) away.


The number of other people sharing spots in the sand can vary widely, depending on everything from the time of day to how many people have booked nearby hotels. The beach is not located close to many large hotels, but it's sometimes enjoyed by guests staying at some of the area's smaller options.

Although travelers will find just a few accommodations in the immediate vicinity, those options closest to Anse St Sauveur can be viewed in the following list.

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 this location isn't located in the culinary epicenter of the area, you can still satisfy your hunger, particularly if you're prepared to drive a bit. Panga Restaurant is one of the closest eateries, which is a quick car or cab ride away.

The following table lists dining options near this beach.

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

Visitors looking for a beach that's right for them will have lots of choices besides Anse St Sauveur.

If the vibrant atmosphere of Anse St Sauveur is one of the features you love, consider checking out Anse Duquery, a spot with the same type of electricity. It is located four miles to the south west. However, if you're looking to enjoy a quieter scene, Anse du Grand Marigot is a location which doesn't see as many crowds. It is located just a short distance away.

You may also enjoy Anse Salee, located one and a quarter miles away.

Of course, there are lots of other things to do and see in Guadeloupe; then again, Anse St Sauveur is both a beautiful natural attraction, and a fun hangout spot.


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