Grand-Baie or occasionally Grand Bay is a coastal village in Mauritius located in Riviere du Rempart District, the western part also lies within the Pamplemousses District. The village is administered by means of the Grand-Baie Village Council underneath the aegis of the Rivière du Rempart District Council.According to the census made through Statistics Mauritius in 2011, the population turned into at 11,910.In the 17th century the Dutch used to call Grand Baie 'De Bogt Zonder Eynt', which intended the 'Bay Without End'. Today it appears as though it is the improvement now not the bay it really is with out cease. Grand Baie has all of the vices and virtues of seaside motels the world over. The virtues consist of appropriate lodging, bars and restaurants, while the vices can be determined in water frontages fed on by way of concrete and touts, despite the fact that the latter, in true Mauritian style, nudge as opposed to push. To escape the downtown scene, head for captivating and quiet Pointe aux Canonniers.