Plage de Case Navire

A charming beach in the downtown area, Plage de Case Navire is quiet and serene, perfect for tourists in need of a beach day of seclusion.

Located on the southern outskirts of Schoelcher, Plage de Case Navire is on the West edge of Martinique. You might want to drop by whether or not you are staying very close.

Amenities and Ambiance

Slightly rocky with dark sands, this beach has a dock for boaters, and is backed by a basketball court.

Unfortunately, restrooms will not be available here, so if you're visiting with small children you might want to consider a different location.

What's Nearby

Attractions

This beach is positioned on the West coast of Martinique. It is close to Schelcher Park, which is seen a few hundred yards to the west, and it is among the attractions in the area.

To some, beaches and museums may see like an unlikely combination, but some visitors find that museums like Pre-Colombian Archaeological and Prehistory Museum of Martinique (one of the closest to Plage de Case Navire) offer an entertaining diversion and a whole new way to view Martinique's traditions and culture.

A selection of nearby activities will ensure that you never run low on things to do. The closest attractions are found in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Plage de Case Navire
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Schelcher Park Park 0.1 mi. W Martinique
Casino Bateliere Plaza Casino 0.7 mi. SE Martinique
Fontaine Gueydon Historical Site 1.9 mi. ESE Martinique
Place de l'Abbie Gregoire Park 2.0 mi. E Martinique
Theatre Aimé Césaire Historical Site 2.1 mi. ESE Martinique
Dillon Rhum Operating Distillery 2.2 mi. E Martinique
Habitation La Favorite Operating Distillery 2.2 mi. E Martinique
Fontaine Mackau Monument 2.2 mi. ESE Martinique
Pavillon Bougenot Historical Site 2.3 mi. E Martinique
Pre-Colombian Archaeological and Prehistory Museum of Martinique Museum 2.3 mi. ESE Martinique
Schoelcher Library Historical Site 2.3 mi. ESE Martinique
La Savane Park Park 2.4 mi. ESE Martinique

Cities and Towns

Plage de Case Navire is very close to Fort de France, so walking the city is a definite option. Guests visiting Plage de Case Navire who are seeking other interesting places to see might want to think about checking out Fort de France, since it's not far away and is a particularly busy area of Martinique. From the beach, Fort de France is a fairly short distance away, roughly two miles (three and a half kilometers).

Hotels

Whether this spot is full of bodies or practically empty will be influenced by everything from the time of day to the capacity of nearby hotels. At this beach, you can expect to encounter a fair number of travelers staying at the closest accommodations.

Although vacationers will find few hotels in the surrounding areas, those accommodations closest to Plage de Case Navire are shown in the table below.

Accommodations near Plage de Case Navire
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Hotel La Bateliere 0.8 mi. SE Hotel
Hotel Simon 2.1 mi. ESE Hotel

Food

If during your visit you start getting hungry, the area around this beach has plenty to offer, and you don't have to go far from these sands. Le Bleu Marine is one of the closest eateries. This restaurant features Creole cuisine. You could take a cab or probably walk to this restaurant since it's only a short distance away.

The table below provides a list of dining options near this beach.

Restaurants near Plage de Case Navire
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Le Bleu Marine (335) 966-1494 ext. 9 Creole Informal 0.8 mi. SE
Bredas Chez Maxime (059) 663-7457 -- -- 2.0 mi. E
Chez Carole (059) 606-2883 Creole Very Casual 2.1 mi. ESE
Le Vieux Foyal (059) 677-0549 Creole Very Casual 2.1 mi. ESE
Garage Popular (059) 679-8676 Creole Very Casual 2.2 mi. E
La Cave a Vins (059) 670-3302 French Informal 2.2 mi. E
Le Nuevo Mexico (059) 660-6021 Mexican Very Casual 2.2 mi. E
Le Petit Tonneau (059) 661-1917 French, Portuguese Informal 2.2 mi. E
Melting Pot (059) 673-6137 Italian Very Casual 2.2 mi. E
Stile Pizza (059) 679-3445 American Very Casual 2.2 mi. E
Le Laurier (059) 670-6329 French Informal 2.4 mi. E
Maximus Restaurant (069) 638-3383 French Informal 4.7 mi. E

Other Beaches

Visitors looking for a beach that's right for them will have lots of choices besides Plage de Case Navire.

Another option worth considering is Plage de Madiana, located within a couple of miles.

Maybe Plage de Case Navire is a perfect spot for you to kick back, and at the same time perhaps not the the ideal fit; in which case there are other beaches (and other outdoor attractions) worth trying.

 

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