Approach: Very easy
Shelter: Good - Alternative: Les Saintes, dist. 20 M.
Night approach: Yes - Overnight: Yes
Draft: No issue
Beware: Some wreck (as indicated on charts).
Waypoint: 15° 34, 2 N - 061° 28, 95 W
Anchorage: good holding on sand
No services for yachts. You might be able to get water from the dock in the north of the bay. The approach is tricky if the wind is strong.
In Portsmouth there are groceries, fuel, a fabulous market on Saturdays (fish, fruit, vegetable), a smaller market on Tuesdays and a few local craft shops. Pharmacy in the main street open 8.30 to 16.00 and Sundays 8.30 to 12.00.
Hospital (5 mins taxi ride) clean, but not always with a doctor on hand...
The Coconut Beach Club offers some services: wasserette, showers, basic mechanics, ice. They also organise tours and visits of Indian River. Tel : (767)448-5393 - (767)445-5693 - VHF 16