Approach: VERY DIFFICULT
Night approach: No - Overnight: No
Draft: 2.5 meters
Beware: Approach only with good visibility.
Waypoint: approach: WPT1: 017°55,2'N - 062°48,2'W - WPT2: 017°54,8'N - 062°48,3'W - anchor: 017°54,7'N - 062°48,5'W
Anchorage: On sand and grass 3 meters, average holding
Going ashore: on local fishermen's docks; don't leave dinghy unattended.
Food & drinks:
Grand Cul-de-Sac cove closes on a big blue lagoon with very select hotels and restaurants.
Le Sereno its Boubou's T.: 0590.29.83.01 (show on some evenings) T.: 05126.96.36.199
Le Guanahani with the Indigo and El Bartoloméo - T.: 05188.8.131.52
Less expensive: Le Rivage - T.: 05184.108.40.206
La Gloriette: 05220.127.116.11
Mono Shop (Supermarket)
La Cave de St-Barth (wines)
Taxis to Gustavia harbour and the airport are available.
Various water sports are offered in the Anse de Grand Cul-de-Sac, which is also a magnificent stroll "feet in the water".
Read instructions relative to the marine reserve.
Charming and quiet anchorage. Make sure you enter by good visibility!