Orient Bay is a picturesque coastal community located on the French Side of the island filled with brightly colored gingerbread architecture style residences, and modern beach side bars and restaurants. Orient Bay only emerged about 30 years ago but quickly became popular among short-term visitors, long-term expats, and residents alike for its laid back island vibes, seaside French culture, and the water sport options on Orient Beach. Right at the coast of Orient Bay is the iconic Orient Beach, the longest beach on the French Side. Orient Beach is world known and dubbed the “St. Tropez of the Caribbean” for many reasons; its sophisticated beachfront restaurants, abundance of thrilling water activities, and the fact that the southern side of Orient Beach is clothing optional, ideal for anyone looking to even out their tan.
Be transported with the flavors of Europe when paying a visit to Orient Village square, filled with restaurants famous for Orient Bay’s iconic French flavors. If you’re all about soaking up the views you can have a meal ocean-side by any of the beach restaurants caressed by island ocean breeze.
Thrilling Water Sports
Kitesurfers, Windsurfers and parasailers all meet at Orient Bay, for its Atlantic waves and wind. Visitors can rent gear, or take classes and find their inner adventurer. Discover all the exciting activities of Orient Bay, that is sure to get your adrenaline pumping.