Anse des Muriers

This small little beach does not offer much in the way of swimming or sun bathing. Rather, it mainly serves as a launching point for kayaks, boats, and other watercraft. If you want to watch the boats then this is a good place to spend some time, otherwise you will not find much to do here.

Situated in Grand Anse, Anse des Muriers is on the East edge of Terre-de-Bas. You should consider stopping by regardless of whether you're staying in the immediate vicinity. The beaches in Guadeloupe aren't usually known for their peace and quiet, but Anse des Muriers is less exposed than the others, making it a good pick for those of you who don't want to wander too far away, but would rather avoid the most hectic parts of town.

Amenities and Ambiance

The beach is a little rocks and the water is full of anchored or tied down boats, so do not expect to swim.

Unfortunately, you won't find any public restrooms along this coastline, but you may be able to find facilities at a nearby business.

If you find that you like beach days that offer visitors a tranquil environment, then you will want to try Anse des Muriers; it is hidden away within a more natural part of the region.

What's Nearby

Attractions

Visitors will find this beach on the East coast of Terre-de-Bas; it will be near other attractions like Fort Napoleon, which is two miles away.

If you're interested in mixing a little culture with your trip to the beach, you may want to consider visiting Museum at Fort Napoleon. This museum is located two and a half miles to the northeast, so it could be a welcomed alternative to hot afternoon activities.

If your taste for travel keeps you looking for new activity and attraction options, the beach is located near the attractions in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Anse des Muriers
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Fort Napoleon Historical Site 2.1 E Terre-de-Haut
Galerie Martine Cotten Art Gallery 2.3 E Terre-de-Haut
Museum at Fort Napoleon Museum 2.6 NE Terre-de-Haut
Pascal Foy Art Gallery 2.9 ENE Terre-de-Haut
Parc des Roches Gravees Historical Site 9.1 N Basse-Terre

Cities and Towns

The closest region of Terre-de-Bas to Anse des Muriers is Grand Anse. This interesting part of Terre-de-Bas is just a half mile from the shore, meaning a trip here doesn't have to take all day. Grand Anse is not an overly urbanized area, but still has its fair share of things to do.

Hotels

Whether or not you encounter many other people will depend on many factors, including the capacity of nearby hotels. This spot is not near many large hotels, but you may see guests from smaller accommodations in the area.

You'll find a good number of hotel rooms a car ride away. A few of the more convenient possibilities have been displayed in the following table.

Accommodations near Anse des Muriers
Hotel Distance Direction Island Type
Hotel Bois Joli 1.1 mi. ENE Terre-de-Haut Hotel
Paradis Saintos 1.8 mi. E Terre-de-Haut Guest house
Lo Bleu Hotel 2.2 mi. E Terre-de-Haut Hotel
Auberges Hotel Les Saintes Island-bois 2.3 mi. E Terre-de-Haut Hotel
Hotel Kanaoa Les Saintes Guadelupe 2.5 mi. NE Terre-de-Haut Hotel
Le Jardin Malanga Hotel 9.6 mi. N Basse-Terre Cottages

Food

If you visit the beach around lunchtime the area around this beach has plenty to offer, so there's no need to go too far away. Soleil La is one of the closest eateries. This restaurant has Caribbean cuisine. They also specialize in seafood.

The following table provides a list of restaurants closest to this beach.

Restaurants near Anse des Muriers
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Soleil La (059) 092-3093 Caribbean Informal 0.9 mi. SW
Bois Joli Restaurant 59-0995038 French Fine Dining 1.1 mi. ENE
Auberge Les Petits Saints Restaurant 590-99-50-99 Caribbean, Creole, Mediterranean, Spanish Informal 2.3 mi. E
Couleurs du Monde (059) 092-7098 Caribbean, French Very Casual -- --
La Case aux Epices (059) 098-0788 Creole Very Casual -- --
La Fringale (059) 098-1465 Creole Very Casual -- --
La Saladerie (059) 099-5343 Caribbean Informal -- --
Ti Kaz La (059) 099-5763 Creole, French Informal -- --
Ti-bo Doudou -- Caribbean Very Casual -- --
Le Mambo (059) 099-5618 Caribbean, Italian Very Casual 2.5 mi. ENE
Au Bon Vivre (069) 037-8619 Creole Very Casual 2.9 mi. ENE

Other Beaches

Travelers looking for a beach that's right for them on Terre-de-Bas will have lots of options besides Anse des Muriers.

You may also want to consider Anse Devant, which is located a mile and a half to the east-northeast.

Anse des Muriers could be the ideal stretch of sand, but it is possible that it may not be the best choice for your family; in which case there are other beaches (and other outdoor attractions) worth trying.

 

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