Anse du Mont

Part beach and part boat ramp for kayaks and small water craft, Anse du Mont is a very active little beach. Choppy waters make it a fun beach to swim in, while sandbars and levees make it safe. Just be sure to watch out for boats.

Positioned in the vicinity of Pointe A Pitre, 2.3 miles east of Gosier, Anse du Mont is on the South West edge of Grande-Terre. You should consider stopping by whether or not you're staying particularly close by. Those planning on making a stop at this beach can make the most of their relaxation time without missing the chance to do a little people watching.

Amenities and Ambiance

The beach itself has thick sand that little kids are sure to have fun digging and playing with. Other than that, the choppy water and traffic of boats are sure to keep everyone else entertained. As stated, it is an active beach though, and so you can expect other people to be here.

Restrooms are available at Anse du Mont.

Anse du Mont's location is not exactly a tourism capital. Because of this, fighting to find an available comfort at the beach is not a thing you will have to do often, in spite of what the time is when you get there.

What's Nearby

Attractions

Anse du Mont is on the South West coast of Grande-Terre. It's located near Islet du Gosier Lighthouse, which is situated two miles to the west, and it is one of a few the area's interesting attractions.

Historical attractions like Fort Fleur D'Epee A Musee offer a nice compliment to a soothing day at Anse du Mont, and provide beachgoers with the opportunity to learn about Guadeloupe's past, without venturing too far from the coast.

With a selection of nearby activities, you'll never run low on things to do. The attractions closest to this beach are listed in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Anse du Mont
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Islet du Gosier Lighthouse Lighthouse 2.2 mi. W Grande-Terre
Musee du Costume et Tradition Museum 2.3 mi. W Grande-Terre
Aquarium de la Guadeloupe Aquarium 2.3 mi. W Grande-Terre
Gosier les Bains Casino 2.3 mi. W Grande-Terre
The Bitasyon Museum 2.3 mi. W Grande-Terre
Casino du Gosier Casino 3.2 mi. W Grande-Terre
Fort Fleur D'Epee A Musee Historical Site 3.5 mi. WNW Grande-Terre
St John Perse Museum Museum 5.2 mi. WNW Grande-Terre
Place de la Victoire Park 5.6 mi. WNW Grande-Terre
Église Saint-Pierre-et-Saint-Paul Historical Site 5.7 mi. WNW Grande-Terre
Schoelcher Museum Museum 5.9 mi. WNW Grande-Terre
Chemins de Mangrove Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 8.3 mi. NW Grande-Terre

Cities and Towns

Anse du Mont is near Pointe A Pitre, so walking the city is a definite option. Nearby, you'll find the city of Pointe A Pitre, which is a region with interesting things to do, yet is never overly congested. From the coast, Pointe A Pitre is a car ride off, about five and a half miles (eight and a half kilometers) away.

Hotels

The number of other people sharing spots in the sand can vary widely, depending on time of day, season, and how packed the nearby hotels are. This spot is not near many large hotels, but you may see guests from smaller lodgings in the area.

Beach-goers trying to find a place to stay near Anse du Mont won't find it very tough, as there is no shortage of resorts and hotels to choose from close-by. You will find the closest booking options by perusing what's shown below.

Accommodations near Anse du Mont
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Hôtel Petit Havre 2.2 mi. E Hotel
Residence Terrasses De Illet -- -- Hotel
Auberge de la Vielle Tour 2.5 mi. W Hotel
La Maison Creole -- -- Hotel
Karibea Beach Resort Gosier 3.2 mi. W Resort
La Creole Beach Hotel 3.3 mi. W Hotel
Canella Beach 3.3 mi. W Hotel
Mahogany Hotel Residence 3.4 mi. W Resort
La Toubana Hotel Spa 3.8 mi. E Resort
Hotel Village Soleil 4.2 mi. W Hotel

Food

If the heat at the beach has you craving a cool cocktail and a bite to eat, there are lots of nearby options when it comes to dining. One of the nearest restaurants is Coco Kafé. The restaurant offers a menu of Caribbean food. They are also known for serving seafood.

Nearby dining options are shown below.

Restaurants near Anse du Mont
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Coco Kafé (059) 093-6302 Caribbean Very Casual -- --
Fast Grill (059) 091-2741 American Very Casual -- --
La Kaz à Loulouz (059) 084-6455 Creole -- -- --
La Langouste des Iles (059) 084-8228 Creole Fine Dining -- --
Pinkberries (059) 021-8626 French Very Casual -- --
Safari Pizza (069) 047-9279 Italian Very Casual -- --
Thimy’s (059) 020-6273 Japanese Very Casual -- --
Table de Bacchus 0590 84 36 43 Creole Very Casual -- --
Les Fourneaux de Saint Félix (059) 090-1602 Creole, French Fine Dining 3.3 mi. W
Le Flibustier (+590 ) 05 90 90 44 00 International Informal 3.4 mi. W
La Veranda (+590 ) 05 90 90 44 00 Creole, French, International Informal 3.4 mi. W
Le Grand bleu 59 5 90 88 25 78 Creole, French Informal 3.8 mi. E

Other Beaches

Vacationers searching for the perfect beach will have plenty of other choices on Grande-Terre besides Anse du Mont.

Another location you might enjoy is Petite Havre, a popular beach beloved by tourists. However, if you're looking to enjoy a quieter scene, Anse Vinaigri is a beach secluded from lots of tourists and buildings. You'll find it only a short distance away.

You might also want to visit Pointe des Salines, located a mile to the east-northeast.

Guadeloupe has so much to offer, and paying a visit to Anse du Mont is just one way you can spend your afternoon.

 

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