Well's Bay Beach

On Saba's west coast, there is a path that leads beneath an imposing mountain range to a tiny strip of shoreline beneath them known as Well's Bay Beach. You can enjoy the panoramic view of the sea and a fantastic sunset view, especially if you hike up to a lookout point above the beach.

Located in West Coast, in the same general area as the Bottom, Well's Bay Beach is on the North West edge of Saba. You might want even if you aren't staying particularly close by. Many of the beaches on Saba are quiet and secluded, but at Well's Bay Beach, you'll find the same sense of serenity, without having to be too far removed from the city's activity.

How to Access The Beach

A road leads down beneath the mountain range which conceals this strip of tan sand below it. You'll need four wheel drive to find your way down this windy road to this speck of shoreline.

Amenities and Ambiance

Flanked by jagged mountains, Well's Bay is a beautiful spot for sightseeing. The small beach itself is often shaded entirely by the cliffs behind it, depending on the time of day.

Keep in mind that restrooms won't be found on-site, but you may be able to find facilities at a nearby business.

What's Nearby


Visitors will find this beach on the North West coast of Saba; it will be near other attractions like Saba Artisan Foundation, which is one of the most conveniently accessible attractions.

A selection of nearby activities will ensure that you never run out of ways to stay busy. Attractions close to this beach can be found in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Well's Bay Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Saba Artisan Foundation Art Gallery 1.1 mi. S Saba

Cities and Towns

Well's Bay Beach is near Windward Side, so a trip into the city——for snacks, drinks, and other attractions——is a convenient option. Cities near Well's Bay Beach include Windward Side, which is certainly not a bustling region, but it will be a pleasant day trip for guests hoping to get a taste of the local scene.


The number of other people sharing spots in the sand can vary widely, depending on when you visit, and how full nearby hotel rooms are. There are not many large hotels nearby, but it can appeal to visitors from the few small lodgings in the area.

Beach-goers will find a pretty good assortment of hotels to choose from close to the beach. The most convenient of which are listed below.

Accommodations near Well's Bay Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Queen's Garden Resort 0.9 mi. SSE Resort
Juliana's Hotel 1.6 mi. SSE Hotel
Ecolodge Rendez-Vous 1.6 mi. SE Lodge
Hotel Scout's Place 1.7 mi. SE Hotel
El Momo Cottages 2.1 mi. SE Cottages
Shearwater Resort 2.1 mi. SE Resort


A hot day at the beach will have you craving more than just a cocktail; no beach day is complete until you walk to a nearby restaurant, where you'll be able to get a taste of the local fare, within just a few miles of this shoreline. One of the closest restaurants is Deep End Restaurant and Bar. This restaurant offers a menu of Caribbean cuisine. They're perhaps most famous, though, for their hamburgers. You'll have the option of walking or taking a cab as it's not far off the beach at all.

Nearby restaurant options are provided in the following table.

Restaurants near Well's Bay Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Deep End Restaurant and Bar (599) 416-3438 Caribbean Very Casual 0.9 mi. SSE
Queen's Garden (599) 416-3494 International Informal 1.1 mi. S
Saba Groove Snack Place -- -- -- 1.1 mi. S
Lime Time Chinese (599) 416-3351 Caribbean -- 1.2 mi. S
Campus Corner 416-2388 -- -- 1.2 mi. SSE
Lollipop's (599) 416-3330 Caribbean, Vegetarian -- -- --
Swinging Doors (599) 416-2506 Eclectic -- 1.6 mi. SE
Red Rock Cafe -- -- -- 1.6 mi. SE
Brigadoon (599) 416-2380 International -- 1.6 mi. SE
Tropics Cafe (599) 416-2469 Contemporary Very Casual 1.6 mi. SSE
Scout's Place Restaurant and Bar -- Caribbean, European Informal 1.7 mi. SE
Copa Sabana -- -- -- 1.7 mi. SE

Other Beaches

Vacationers who are looking for the ideal beach will have lots of choices besides Well's Bay Beach.

Saba has a lot to offer its visitors, but a trip to Well's Bay Beach could end up a family favorite.


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