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.

Set on the eastern outskirts of Grand Anse, Anse des Muriers is on the East edge of Terre-de-Bas. You should think about stopping by whether or not you are staying particularly close by. You will typically find plenty of beach space once you hit the sand, since the beach and its surrounding region is not stuffed with visitors.

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, restrooms will not be available here, but you may be able to find facilities at a nearby business.

Anse des Muriers brings guests a calm and relaxing experience, since the surrounding region is far from urbanized.

What's Nearby


This pleasant stretch of sand known as Anse des Muriers is on the East coast of Terre-de-Bas. It is close to Fort Napoleon, which is situated two miles away, and it is among the attractions in the vicinity.

To some, beaches and museums may see like an unlikely combination, but many travelers find that museums like Museum at Fort Napoleon (found two and a half miles away) offer an entertaining diversion and a whole new side of Guadeloupe's history.

Beaches are nice for a few hours here and there, but there's even more to see during your stay. The table below lists other attractions that are nearby.

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 part on Terre-de-Bas to Anse des Muriers is Grand Anse. This location is just a half mile from the beach, so you needn't use up an entire day here. Grand Anse is an area with plenty to do, but yet isn't overcrowded.


Whether or not you encounter many other people will be influenced by everything from the time of day to the capacity of nearby hotels. Anse des Muriers is not located near many major hotels, but you may see guests from some of the area's smaller options.

You'll find a reasonable selection of lodgings within a car's reach. Some of the closest possibilities are seen 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


Because restaurants near the beach catch the freshest seafood and the balmiest breezes, don't miss your chance to visit a nearby restaurant, where you can sample the local chefs' favorite dishes, without going too far from the coast. One of the nearest restaurants is Soleil La. The restaurant has a menu featuring Caribbean food. They're also renowned for their seafood.

A few nearby dining options are listed in the following table.

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

There are plenty of beautiful beach locations to choose from on Terre-de-Bas, so if Anse des Muriers doesn't suit you, you can still find a great spot.

Another option worth considering is Anse Devant, which is located a mile and a half away.

Of course, there is much more to do besides lounge on the sand in Guadeloupe, but Anse des Muriers is both a refreshing place to relax, and a beautiful natural attraction.


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